A Nebraska prosecutor said seven people who threatened college basketball referee John Higgins of Omaha after an NCAA Tournament game in March have been identified. Information on them will be referred to authorities in their jurisdictions and to the FBI’s Omaha field office.
Mississippi's Braden Thornberry had the individual lead and Vanderbilt topped the team standings when NCAA tournament play was suspended because of darkness after another rainy day at Rich Harvest Farms.
Pinch-hitter Eduardo Estrada's three-run homer gave Minnesota the lead in the eighth inning, and the third-seeded Gophers overcame a six-run deficit to beat Indiana 9-8 in a Big Ten Tournament elimination game.
Kentucky’s sixth-ranked tandem of Mami Adachi and Aldila Sutjiadi pulled out a third-set tiebreak victory on Friday afternoon in Athens, Ga., defeating South Carolina’s Hadley Berg and Paige Cline to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA doubles championship for the second straight year.