A New Zealander was the first musher en route to the town of Nome when the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race began Sunday.
A 16-2 run early in the second half broke open a four-point game, as third-ranked College of Idaho advanced to their first Cascade Conference title game since 2005, rolling past Oregon Tech, 77-57, inside the J.A. Albertson Activities Center.
Centennial, Kuna and Fruitland take team titles.
Kayle Reinhart and Deanna Weaver combined for 26 points to lead Boise State to a dominating 72-59 home victory over the Wyoming Cowgirls Saturday afternoon in Taco Bell Arena.
The No. 17-ranked Boise State gymnastics team won every event on Friday night, beating Iowa 196.975-195.350. Boise State's score of 196.975 marked their third-highest score in team history. Four different Broncos set season and career highs on the night.
Thomas Bropleh matched his career high with 20 points and sparked a surge that helped erase a 17-point deficit and Boise State went on to defeat Wyoming 72-63 on Saturday.
Leaders of the Paralympics expressed hopes Saturday for a peaceful outcome in Ukraine after Russia executed a de facto military takeover of the Crimea region as athletes arrived in nearby Sochi for next week's start of the Winter Paralympics.
With his past triumphs now tarnished because he shot to death his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius on Monday will enter court to be confronted with the jarring possibility that he will be sent to prison for at least 25 years.
The Idaho Stampede fell to the Santa Cruz Warriors 114-96 at CenturyLink Arena. The Warriors used a 41-point third quarter to take the lead and never looked back.
For the past two seasons the Idaho Stampede have been the lone NBA Development League affiliate of the Portland Trailblazers, but that partnership will end this year.
The PAC-12 Championships begin this Sunday.
Taylor Pruett scored 14 of his team-high 16 points in the opening half for the No. 3 ranked Coyotes (26-5) - who won for the first time in the playoffs since a 63-47 victory over Southern Oregon during the 2005-06 season.
Marvelle Harris scored 26 points, 20 of those in a dominating first half, and Fresno State stayed in control for a 76-56 victory over Boise State on Wednesday night.
Boise State rallied from 20 points down to force overtime before coming up short 78-72 to Fresno State in a Mountain West Conference women's basketball game in Taco Bell Arena.
Independence Bowl Foundation officials say Duck Commander, the company run by the stars of the reality television series "Duck Dynasty," is the new title sponsor of Shreveport's annual college football bowl game.