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Golf: Redwood Empire reclaims Nolan Cup

When last-minute replacement Kevin Stites sank a putt on the 18th green Sunday to tie Baywood team captain Duane “Peteroo” Peterson, Redwood Empire had secured the clinching half point to win the annual Nolan Cup. Stites’s ...

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    Graves scores 19, leads Sacramento State past Pacific, 79-71

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Marcus Graves scored 19 points, Cody Demps added 17 and Sacramento held off Pacific, 79-71 Sunday night in the second day of the Sacramento State Invitational.The game was the first meeting between the schools since...


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    The NBA starts paying Bryant his farewell compliments

    MIAMI (AP) The first time Shane Battier was involved in a win over the Los Angeles Lakers, he intercepted one of Kobe Bryant's passes in the final moments to help seal the victory.When they met a few weeks later, Bryant sure seemed like he...

    By Tim Reynolds, AP Basketball Writer|

  • Football

    49ers notebook: Celek hurt, but other tight ends step up

    SANTA CLARA -- The production of tight end Vance McDonald took off about the same time Blaine Gabbert became the 49ers' starting quarterback.

    By Jerry McDonald and Cam Inman Staff writers|

  • Men's sports

    Santa Clara overpowers Boston College in 62-45 win

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Although Santa Clara's final game Sunday in the DIRECTV Wooden Legacy was only for seventh place, the Broncos were more than ready to notch their first victory of the season after dropping seven to start the year.Nate...

    By Tom Connolly, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Kobe Bryant says he will retire at end of season

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Kobe Bryant has decided to retire after this season, ending his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers.The 37-year-old Bryant made the announcement in a post on The Players' Tribune on Sunday, writing a poem titled "Dear...

    By Greg Beacham, AP Sports Writer|

  • Football

    49ers fume over penalty calls in loss to Cardinals

    SANTA CLARA -- Roughing the passer? Quinton Dial couldn't believe the call, not after cunningly racing into the pocket and slamming Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer into Levi's Stadium's grass.

    By Cam Inman|

  • Football

    Notebook: Oakland Raiders aided by fourth-quarter flag

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Raiders got a second life in Sunday's 24-21 win over the Tennessee Titans thanks to a defensive holding call that had their opponents furious.

    By Jimmy Durkin|

  • NBA basketball

    Warriors expect Barnes to be sidelined at least a week

    Barnes will be out at least a week

    By Diamond Leung|

  • Football

    Interim coach Helton leads USC into Pac-12 title game

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Clay Helton is wholly uninterested in spending even one minute of the next week publicly politicking for the full-time head coaching position at Southern California.Helton's job still might turn out to be temporary, but it also...

    By Greg Beacham, AP Sports Writer|

  • Football

    Plane flying banner over Levi's: Jed York, 49ers should part ways

    SANTA CLARA -- An airplane pulling the banner "JED & 49ERS SHOULD MUTUALLY PART WAYS" flew over Levi's Stadium as the 49ers warmed up for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals.

    By Cam Inman|

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