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Stephen Hawkins

The Associated Press

Arlington, TX, United States

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Recent:
  • WFAA TV
Past:
  • KSN News Wichita
  • ABC 33/40 News
  • Tulsa's Channel 8
  • FOX 5 DC
  • San Jose Mercury News
  • KCTV5 - Kansas City
  • CBS46
  • FOX 5 Las Vegas
  • FOX 32 News
  • A-J Media
  • and more…

Recent articles by Stephen:

Pavelski scores 2 as Stars take 2-1 series lead over Flames

Game 4 is Monday night in Dallas, before the series shifts back to Calgary for Game 5 on Wednesday. → Read More

Villanova to 7th Final Four, beats Houston 50-44 in South

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Villanova coach Jay Wright has won national championships with well-balanced and fundamentally sound teams, yet even he knew staying in contention for another title was going to take a rugged and exhaustive effort. Ugly at times, the final result was beautiful for the Wildcats, who are going to their third Final […] → Read More

Top seed Kansas opens 50th NCAA with 83-56 win over TSU

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Remy Martin had 15 points and Christian Braun 14 to lead five players scoring in double figures for top-seeded Kansas, and the Jayhawks opened their 50th NCAA Tournament with an 83-56 victory over Texas Southern. The SWAC champion Tigers had their only lead over the Big 12 champs after Bryson […] → Read More

TCU 2nd win in row over top-10 team, 74-64 over No. 6 Kansas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Mike Miles Jr. had 19 points and six assists as TCU solidified its once-shaky NCAA Tournament resume by beating sixth-ranked Kansas 74-64. It was the Horned Frogs’ second consecutive win over a top-10 team. TCU secured the game in a stretch when Miles made a strong move around KJ Adams […] → Read More

12-year-old tries to rob 17-year-old at gunpoint, gets shot instead, deputies say

CUTLER, Calif. (KMPH) — The Tulare County Sheriff's Office says a 12-year-old boy was shot during an attempted armed robbery. They say it happened Nov. 26 at a business in Cutler, California. Detectives say the 12-year-old boy walked up to a car and tried to rob a 17-year-old boy who was in the driver’s seat. When the 12-year-old pulled out a gun, the 17-year-old tried to back out of the parking… → Read More

Oklahoma State faces Baylor for Big 12 title with eye on CFP

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy feels his team has been in playoff mode for several weeks. With one more win and a little help, the fifth-ranked Cowboys could be one of the four teams in the actual College Football Playoff. A victory in their first conference championship game also would give them their second Big 12 title. "Essentially, we've been in a playoff run week… → Read More

MLB owners lock out players, 1st work stoppage since 1995

Major League Baseball plunged into its first work stoppage in a quarter-century when the sport's collective bargaining agreement expired Wednesday night and owners immediately locked out players in a move that threatens spring training and opening day. → Read More

MLB headed to 1st work stoppage since ’95 as deal expires

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement expired Wednesday night, plunging the sport toward a management lockout that will end labor peace after 9,74… → Read More

No. 9 Oklahoma St. in B12 title game with 23-0 win over Tech

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Ninth-ranked Oklahoma State is going to play for a championship because of its dominating defense. → Read More

No. 18 Baylor 27-14 win ends No. 4 Oklahoma 17-game streak

WACO, Texas (AP) — Gerry Bohanon had a hard time finding the words to describe just how he felt after 18th-ranked Baylor ran over Oklahoma, ending the fourth-ranked Sooners' nation’s-best → Read More

Freeman fittingly pockets last out for Braves in WS clincher

HOUSTON (AP) — Freddie Freeman thrust both arms in the air, let out a scream, and tucked the baseball into his back pocket. A moment later, he was in the → Read More

Giants dazed and wobbly after QB Jones, RB Barkley hurt

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones was dazed and wobbly when he got up after taking a crushing hit trying to run into the end zone. → Read More

Chicago White Sox move closer to AL Central title with 7-2 win over Texas Rangers

The magic number is four for Chicago to win the division title over second-place Cleveland. → Read More

Big 12 invites BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join

The Big 12 Conference announces it will extend membership invitations Friday to BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join the Power Five league. → Read More

Big 12 invites BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join

The Big 12 announced it has invited four schools to join its conference -- Brigham Young, Central Florida, Cincinnati and Houston. → Read More

Big 12 welcomes BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston

With Oklahoma and Texas on the way out, the Big 12 announced Friday that it has invited BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join the Power Five conference and said it has not ruled out further expansion in the future. The eight continuing members of the Big 12 unanimously approved applications from the four schools that sought membership after the league learned the Sooners and Longhorns will… → Read More

Big 12 invites BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join

The Big 12 extended membership invitations Friday to BYU, UCF, Cincinnati and Houston to join the Power Five league that will be losing Oklahoma and Texas to the Southeastern Conference. The eight continuing members of the Big 12 unanimously approved the applications of the four schools. The moves come six weeks after the SEC invited Texas and Oklahoma to join its league in time for the 2025-26… → Read More

AP source: Big 12 presidents set to vote on adding 4 schools

The Big 12 is moving swiftly to plug the holes looming with the upcoming departure of Oklahoma and Texas to the Southeastern Conference. A person familiar with the Big 12′s expansion plans said the conference’s presidents are scheduled to vote on applications for entry into the league at a meeting Friday. The person spoke to […] → Read More

Big 12 presidents set to vote on adding 4 schools

AP source: Big 12 presidents to vote Friday on applications by BYU, Central Florida, Cincinnati and Houston to join conference → Read More

Big 12 quickly working to expand before Texas, OU departures

The Big 12 quickly moved into expansion mode with Texas and Oklahoma preparing to leave for the SEC. There will be no perfect replacements for the only two Big 12 teams to win national championships. And there will be no teams coming from other Power Five leagues. Cincinnati, Central Florida, BYU and Houston are four likely expansion candidates. → Read More