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Sports Minute: Here is the latest New York Metro sports news from The Associated Press
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New York Metro sports news from The Associated Press

Sam Ficken kicked a 44-yard field goal as time expired to give the New York Jets a 22-21 comeback victory over the Miami Dolphins. The Jets benefited from a reversed call from a video review in New York that added a pass...

Iowa State upends No. 16 Seton Hall 76-66

Iowa State upends No. 16 Seton Hall 76-66

Tyrese Haliburton scored 17 points, George Conditt had a season-high 17 off the bench and Iowa State knocked off 16th-ranked Seton Hall 76-66 on Sunday for its second straight victory.

Sports Minute: Winston scores 23 points, No. 11 Michigan State tops Rutgers

Sports Minute: Winston scores 23 points, No. 11 Michigan State tops Rutgers

Cassius Winston had 23 points and seven assists, helping No. 11 Michigan State pull away to beat Rutgers 77-65. The Spartans led by just two points midway through the second half before outscoring the Scarlet Knights 16-7...

Sunday's Scores

Sunday's Scores

By The Associated Press

Sports Minute: Sanders kicks 7 FGs, but Dolphins inept in red zone vs. Jets

Sports Minute: Sanders kicks 7 FGs, but Dolphins inept in red zone vs. Jets

The Miami Dolphins appeared headed to a hard-fought win and celebrating Jason Sanders' record-setting day. But the fact the kicker was so busy turned out to be a big reason for a 22-21 loss to the New York Jets....

Sports Minute: Nets hold off Nuggets 105-102 for 3rd straight victory

Sports Minute: Nets hold off Nuggets 105-102 for 3rd straight victory

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 24 points and the Brooklyn Nets held off the Denver Nuggets 105-102 for their third straight victory.  Denver had a chance to force overtime, but Jamal Murray missed a 3-pointer from the wing as...

Sports Minute: Ficken FG, controversial call lead Jets past Dolphins 22-21

Sports Minute: Ficken FG, controversial call lead Jets past Dolphins 22-21

Sam Ficken kicked a 44-yard field goal as time expired to give the New York Jets a 22-21 comeback victory over the Miami Dolphins. The Jets benefited from a reversed call from a video review in New York that added a pass...

Sports Minute: Ficken's FG as time expires leads Jets past Dolphins 22-21

Sports Minute: Ficken's FG as time expires leads Jets past Dolphins 22-21

Sam Ficken kicked a 44-yard field goal as time expired to give the New York Jets a 22-21 comeback victory over the Miami Dolphins. The Jets benefited from a reversed call on a pass interference on Miami to give them a...

Sports Minute: Charlo stops Hogan in 7th to retain WBC middleweight title

Sports Minute: Charlo stops Hogan in 7th to retain WBC middleweight title

Jermall Charlo stopped Dennis Hogan 28 seconds in the seventh round Saturday night to retain the WBC middleweight title. Charlo improved to 30-0. Hogan, the fifth-ranked WBC middleweight, dropped to 28-3-1. As Hogan was...

Sports Minute: Bonino, Fabbro, Grimaldi lead Predators past Devils 6-4

Sports Minute: Bonino, Fabbro, Grimaldi lead Predators past Devils 6-4

Nick Bonino, Dante Fabbro and Rocco Grimaldi each had a goal and an assist, and the Nashville Predators beat the New Jersey Devils 6-4. Yakov Trenin got his first NHL goal, and Daniel Carr and Filip Forsberg also scored...

Sports Minute: No. 8 Kentucky rolls FDU, earns 600th win at Rupp Arena

Sports Minute: No. 8 Kentucky rolls FDU, earns 600th win at Rupp Arena

EJ Montgomery scored a career-high 25 points, forward Keion Brooks added 15 off the bench and No. 8 Kentucky dominated Fairleigh Dickinson 83-52 for its 600th victory at Rupp Arena. The 6-foot-10 Montgomery made 12 of 16...

Sports Minute: No. 8 Kentucky rolls Fairleigh Dickinson, 600th win at Rupp

Sports Minute: No. 8 Kentucky rolls Fairleigh Dickinson, 600th win at Rupp

EJ Montgomery scored a career-high 25 points, forward Keion Brooks added 15 off the bench and No. 8 Kentucky dominated Fairleigh Dickinson 83-52 for its 600th victory at Rupp Arena. The 6-foot-10 Montgomery made 12 of 16...

Sports Minute: Maximum Security smokes them in Cigar Mile

Sports Minute: Maximum Security smokes them in Cigar Mile

Maximum Security concluded a tumultuous season with a decisive victory Saturday in the $750,000 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct. Maximum Security was the first horse to be disqualified for interference in the 145-year history of...

Sports Minute: James Madison rolls past Monmouth 66-21 in FCS playoffs

Sports Minute: James Madison rolls past Monmouth 66-21 in FCS playoffs

Ben DiNucci accounted for four touchdowns, Percy Agyei-Obese ran for three and James Madison took a 66-21 victory in the second round of the FCS playoffs. The second-seeded Dukes, whose only loss came in a 20-13 loss at...

Saturday's Scores

Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

DeJesus, Ingram carry UCF past NJIT 78-65

DeJesus, Ingram carry UCF past NJIT 78-65

Ceasar DeJesus had 17 points to lead five Central Florida players in double figures as the Knights topped NJIT 78-65 on Saturday.

Sports Minute: DeJesus, Ingram carry UCF past NJIT 78-65

Sports Minute: DeJesus, Ingram carry UCF past NJIT 78-65

Ceasar DeJesus had 17 points to lead five Central Florida players in double figures as the Knights topped NJIT 78-65. Dazon Ingram added 13 points for the Knights (6-2), who have won three straight.

Conference play starts for Rutgers, No. 11 Michigan State

Conference play starts for Rutgers, No. 11 Michigan State

Rutgers (6-2, 0-0) vs. No. 11 Michigan State (5-3, 0-0)

Iowa State faces tough test vs No. 16 Seton Hall

Iowa State faces tough test vs No. 16 Seton Hall

No. 16 Seton Hall (6-2) vs. Iowa State (5-3)

Brooklyn and Denver to meet in cross-conference contest

Brooklyn and Denver to meet in cross-conference contest

By The Associated Press

New Jersey faces Nashville on 4-game losing streak

New Jersey faces Nashville on 4-game losing streak

By The Associated Press

Sports Minute: Harris, Jordan lead Nets past Hornets, 111-104

Sports Minute: Harris, Jordan lead Nets past Hornets, 111-104

Joe Harris scored 22 points, DeAndre Jordan had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets continued their recent strong play in road games with a 111-104 victory over the Charlotte Hornets. The Nets won for the...

Sports Minute: Michigan State guard Watts out with stress reaction

Sports Minute: Michigan State guard Watts out with stress reaction

Michigan State freshman guard Rocket Watts is expected to miss Sunday's game against Rutgers with an injury. Spartans coach Tom Izzo told reporters that Watts has been dealing with leg issues and described the injury...

Sports Minute: Dach scores shootout winner, Blackhawks beat Devils 2-1

Sports Minute: Dach scores shootout winner, Blackhawks beat Devils 2-1

Kirby Dach scored in the fifth round of the shootout to lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the New Jersey Devils 2-1. Chicago won its second game in two nights. Corey Crawford preserved the victory by stopping Jack Hughes on...

Sports Minute: Knicks fire David Fizdale, make Mike Miller interim coach

Sports Minute: Knicks fire David Fizdale, make Mike Miller interim coach

The New York Knicks have fired coach David Fizdale after barely 100 games on the job. Fizdale ran practice Friday but was then fired along with assistant coach Keith Smart. Mike Miller has been promoted to interim head...

Sports Minute: AP source: Knicks fire coach David Fizdale

Sports Minute: AP source: Knicks fire coach David Fizdale

A person with knowledge of the decision says the New York Knicks have fired coach David Fizdale. Fizdale ran practice Friday but was then fired, the person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no...