THIS DAY IN SPORTS- Little Guys Win Big

NEW YORK TIMES-1957 North Carolina defeated Kansas, 54‚53, in three overtime periods tonight to win the National Collegiate basketball tournament. Joe Quigg won the game for the unbeaten Tar Heels with two foul shots in the final six seconds and then blocked a pass to...

NBA GAME NOTES: FRIDAY

      DALLAS AT PHILADELPHIA •The Mavericks defeated the 76ers 113-95 in Dallas on February 1; Salah Mejri came off the Dallas bench to record points and a career-high 17 rebounds in the victory. It was the Mavericks’ franchise-record eighth...

PACERS BEAT HORNETS

PACERS RELEASE After their worst offensive performance of the season on Tuesday night, a 42-point first half against the Hornets made it feel like the Pacers’ offense was stuck in neutral. Out of the halftime locker room, however, the Pacers switched into...