NBA
The NBA wanted more competition. It got more points instead — more than ever before.
The Colorado State Rams men’s basketball team beat the Utah State Aggies by 20 on Saturday in Fort Collins.
The Utah State Aggies men’s basketball team beat the Wyoming Cowboys Wednesday night in Laramie.
The Aztecs started to take control late in the first half and then had a strong second frame to get the win.
The Aggies moved to 18-2 on the season and 6-1 in Mountain West Conference play with the win in Boise on Saturday.
Nelly Joseph scored a season-high 26 points, Donovan Dent had 15 points and a career-high 14 assists, and New Mexico beat No. 16 Utah State 99-86 on Tuesday.
The Utah State Aggies beat the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels in a thriller Saturday to move to 16-1 on the season.
Alisa Pili scored 20 points for the Utes, leading five in double figures.
Mason Falslev scored 19 points as Utah State beat SFA 79-49 on Tuesday night in the Cayman Islands Classic.
Great Osobor’s 24 points and 11 rebounds helped Utah State defeat Akron 65-62 on Monday night in the Cayman Islands Classic.
Houston can clinch a berth in the conference semifinals with a win in Game 2.
Diego Luna scored in the 74th minute of Saturday’s Real Salt Lake win.
Salt Lake (13-12-7) has lost two of its last 11 regular-season home games against Sporting KC.
Cristian Arango scored the lone goal, Zac MacMath finished with seven saves and Real Salt Lake snapped a seven-match losing streak against Los Angeles FC.
Jesús Ferreira scored two of three unanswered goals in the second half and FC Dallas rallied to defeat Real Salt Lake 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Defender Brayan Vera scored early, Cristian Arango added a second-half goal and Real Salt Lake continued to dominate the Colorado Rapids with a 2-0 victory on Saturday night.
The Americans’ bid to win an unprecedented third consecutive title ended Sunday morning on penalty kicks.
United States escaped with an uninspiring 0-0 draw Tuesday against Portugal that got them through — just barely — to the knockout round.
Horan scored on a well-timed header off a corner kick from Rose Lavelle to give the Americans the goal they needed to sneak out a 1-1 draw with the Netherlands.
Diego Luna scored in each half, Jefferson Savarino added a goal and an assist and Real Salt Lake cruised to a 3-1 victory over the New York Red Bulls on Saturday night, upping its unbeaten streak to nine.