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Sunday's NBA Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

NBA ROUNDUP: Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday night.

Rockers named NAIA All-American

Columbia College’s Zach Rockers was named an All-American when the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced its 2014-15 Division I Men’s Basketball Teams recently.

Hamlin races to 25th Cup win, fifth at Martinsville

Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track.

Sunday's Women's NCAA Tournament Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

WOMEN'S NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Tiffany Mitchell scored seven of her 21 points in the final 2 minutes and South Carolina beat Florida State 80-74 on Sunday in the Greensboro Regional final for its first Final Four berth.

Sunday's NCAA Hockey Tournament Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

NCAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Ryan Massa made 40 saves and Nebraska-Omaha beat Rochester Institute of Technology 4-0 on Sunday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final to advance to the Frozen Four for the first time.

Sunday's Golf Capsules

Tournaments played on March 29, 2015

GOLF TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Jimmy Walker won his hometown Texas Open on Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.

Sunday's MLS Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER ROUNDUP: Jordan Allen scored in the 89th minute and Real Salt Lake won for the first time this season, beating Toronto FC 2-1 on Sunday.

Sunday's NHL Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

NHL ROUNDUP: Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.

Sunday's Men's NCAA Tournament Capsules

Games played on March 29, 2015

MEN'S NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Duke is headed to Final Four after a 66-52 victory over Gonzaga in the South Regional on Sunday.

Montero homers as Cubs beat Royals 7-0

Miguel Montero, Matt Szczur and Junior Lake homered, leading Edwin Jackson and the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 exhibition win over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.

Gee pitches 7 innings as Mets defeat Cardinals 3-2

Dillon Gee allowed singles to four of his first five batters, then settled in to pitch seven innings Sunday in the New York Mets' 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

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12 area players nab all-state laurels in basketball

A total of 12 area players were honored when the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association announced its all-state teams recently.

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Missouri Basketball Coaches Association names all-state teams

Here are the all-state basketball teams and final state rankings as determined by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association.

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Jays tennis handles Lee’s Summit

The Jefferson City Jays improved to 2-0 on the tennis season with an 8-1 win Saturday against Lee’s Summit at Washington Park.

Lady Jays capture title at Early Bird Meet

Meanwhile, Jays finish third at Festus

The Jefferson City Lady Jays took the title and the Jays were third Saturday in the Festus Early Bird Meet.

Track & Field: Fatima scores at Festus meet

The Fatima Lady Comets finished 28th in the girls standings Saturday at the Festus Early Bird Meet.

Track & Field: South Callaway at Festus meet

The South Callaway Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs took part Saturday in the Festus Early Bird Meet.

Track & Field: Calvary in meets

The Calvary Lutheran Lions and Lady Lions participated in a pair of recent meets.

Track & Field: Thomas Jefferson results

Jefferson City's Thomas Jefferson seventh and eighth grade teams ran Thursday at the Rolla Open.

Jays capture baseball victory against Willard

The Jefferson City Jays were 6-4 winners Saturday in baseball action against Willard.