Rick Pitino: Louisville should consider legal action vs. NCAA

Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino believes the school should take legal action against the NCAA after the governing body nullified the Cardinals of the 2013 men’s basketball title. Pitino,...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango cyclist Quinn Simmons wins first junior road race at Valley of the Sun

A few mountain bike connections landed Durango teenager Quinn Simmons on his first road racing team. In his first stage race, Simmons won two of three stages to claim the general classification...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Wednesday’s Olympics Roundup: Gogiia gets gold in women’s downhill

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Sofia Goggia refused to let Lindsey Vonn catch her. Or, anyone else. The Italian skier won the women’s downhill Wednesday, holding off Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway by...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

U.S. women end medal drought with bronze in speedskating

GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Mia Manganello crossed the finish line, glanced at the videoboard and let out a yell. She then grabbed hands with American teammates Heather Bergsma and Brittany Bowe, and...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 hour 14 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Diggins paces U.S. women to first Olympic cross-country medal

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – As she headed up the steepest, most grueling hill of her life in third place, Jessica Diggins thought to herself just winning an Olympic medal was no longer good enough....

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 hour 14 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

American women make history with Nordic gold at Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Marit Bjoergen and Kikkan Randall have shared a special bond since competing against each other at their first Olympics in Salt Lake City 16 years ago. On Wednesday,...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 hour 13 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Southwest Colorado well represented at Mount Taylor Quadrathlon

Southwest Colorado was well represented at this year’s Mount Taylor Winter Quadrathlon, the 35th year of the event, as several medals were brought back from the race held Saturday in Grants, New...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

U.S. men’s hockey eliminated from Olympics in shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Instead of waiting for his turn for this Olympic shootout, T.J. Oshie was sitting at home along with the rest of the NHL. Four years after his shootout heroics in Sochi,...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 hour 14 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Adams State University dunks No. 21 Fort Lewis College basketball

Fort Lewis College suffered something it hasn’t had to endure much of the last three seasons under head coach Bob Pietrack: consecutive losses. No. 21 FLC (21-5, 17-4 Rocky Mountain Athletic...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 18 hours 56 minutes ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

Five reach double-digits, Ignacio boys basketball rolls past Monticello

When the Ignacio High School boys basketball team met Monticello, Utah, last season, the Buckaroos handed the Bobcats a 71-53 loss. A year later, the Bobcats returned the favor. Ignacio played...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lindsey Vonn’s Olympic downhill comes up bronze

JEONGSEON, South Korea – Lindsey Vonn cast a quick glance toward the sky after finishing what was likely her final Olympic downhill run, shrugged her shoulders after seeing her time and shook a...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Durango girls basketball, overachievers all year, eliminated by Palmer Ridge

After a 1-9 start to the season, the Durango High School girls basketball team justifiably could have looked ahead to the 2018-19 season. Instead, the group of girls matched the determination of...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 19 hours 27 minutes ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports