Isaiah Jennings fought off the contact and banked in the off-balance layup with his outstretched left hand. He pumped his right fist in the air, then sank the free throw. After a defensive stop on the ensuing ...

TEMPE, Ariz. — Sophie Brunner had 21 points and 12 rebounds, Quinn Dornstauder added 19 and 10, and No. 18 Arizona State handed No. 21 Cal its first loss, 72-62 in double-overtime on Sunday. The Bears (13-1, 1-1 ...

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Marcus Keene scored a career-high 44 points, including 4 of 6 free throws in the final 37 seconds and Central Michigan won a wild 106-103 victory at Montana State, which saw a potential tying ...

NEW YORK — Freshman guard Shamorie Ponds scored 26 points, including four free throws in the final 9.1 seconds, and St. John’s upset No. 13 Butler 76-73 on Thursday night in the Big East opener for both teams at ...

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Yante Maten scored 31 points and J.J. Frazier scored 27 as Georgia rolled to a 96-84 win over Auburn in both teams’ SEC opener at Auburn Arena. Maten shot 10 of 19 from the field and converted all ...

When you’re making your NBA debut, it takes a lot of confidence to try something that’s going to make you stand out from the crowd. Something like an old-fashioned underarm throw for instance. That’s exactly what ...

Perhaps lost in your post-holiday food coma was an bit of important news: An NBA rookie who just made his debut for the Houston Rockets shoots his free-throws in what's known on schoolyards across America as, simply, ...

LOGAN, Utah (AP) - Nick Duncan scored 18 points and grabbed the offensive rebound of a missed free throw with two seconds remaining as Boise State survived to defeat Utah State 83-80 in a Mountain West Conference ...

CHICAGO (AP) — With just under five minutes left, Jimmy Butler had to be helped to the bench and couldn’t seem to put any weight on his right ankle. It appeared his night was over. He was far from finished, though. ...

In the waning minutes of a blowout victory Monday night, a largely unknown rookie unleashed a specific brand of momentousness. Making his National Basketball Association debut, Chinanu Onuaku of the Houston Rockets drew ...

The "Granny" shot is finally back in the NBA. Houston Rockets rookie Chinanu Onuaku made his NBA debut Monday night in the fourth quarter of a blowout win over the Suns and quickly brought the underhanded free throw ...

Long gone are the days of Rick Barry and his patented underhand “granny style” free-throw attempt. Whether it was a pride issue, the burden of learning a completely different style or simply because they didn’t ...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins and the Sacramento Kings have put together an impressive four-game winning streak by doing the little things needed to pull out victories. Faster starts, an uptick in ...

You're not the only one. Houston Rockets centre Chinanu Onuaku demonstrates his underarmed free throw ability against the Phoenix Suns. Houston Rockets rookie Chinanu Onuaku has brought the old underhand free throw ...

DEMARCUS Cousins finished with a season-high 55 points and a three-point play with 35 seconds left, following a short-lived ejection, lifting the Sacramento Kings to a 126-121 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on ...

NEWARK, Del. (AP) - Anthony Mosely scored 13 points, Ryan Daly scored 10 and made the game-winning free throw, and Delaware held off Marist 59-56 Tuesday night to end a two-game skid.Trailing 31-23 at halftime, ...

LOS ANGELES DeMarcus Cousins finished with a season-high 55 points and a three-point play with 35 seconds left, following a short-lived ejection, lifting the Sacramento Kings to a 126-121 win over the Portland Trail ...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Sydney Wiese scored 25 points and No. 25 Oregon State scored the last seven points of the game to defeat UNLV 62-59 in the Play4Kay Shootout on Monday night. The Rebels missed all five of their field ...

The game-tying free throw hadn’t yet gone through the net, but Friendship Tech senior Jaleel Lee was already plotting the team’s next move. Lee told point guard Kenneth Tyree he would pass the ball to him, but that ...

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Tarin Smith scored a career-high 22 points, Mike Lewis II added 18, and Duquesne never trailed in defeating Jackson State 74-62 on Monday night for the Tiger’s third straight loss. Nakye Sanders and ...