Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 victory over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the South Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.
Canada's track and field team has lost one of its most promising young sprinters. Daundre Barnaby, who competed for Canada at the 2012 London Olympics, died in a swimming accident at a national team training camp in St. Kitts on Friday. He was 24.
Relations between New Zealand and Australia at a political level have regained their natural cordiality in the 34 years since cricket's notorious "underarm" incident. But in the sporting context, memories of the incident have dimmed very little.
Thanks to a closed captioning error on the TV broadcast of the matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Sacramento Kings, Canadian rookie shooting guard Nik Stauskas has a new nickname: "Sauce Castillo."