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Hip hop nonstop: Walden Grove dance team becomes internet sensation

SAHUARITA – Whether it’s following the yellow brick road, capturing the golden snitch or saving the world from Thanos, a performance by the Walden Grove High School Performing Arts Crew is destined to go viral.


As Dabo Swinney predicted, Clemson completes successful decade, wins Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE – As Dabo Swinney predicted, Clemson has dominated college football or a decade and landed right where the coach believed: with another chance to play for the College Football National Championship game.


A sack, a review, a targeting call: Momentum shift helps Clemson move past Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE – Ohio State head coach Ryan Day shouted a thundering “no,” toward the referee. Restrained by another Ohio State staffer, Day soon saw his team’s strong start to the College Football Playoff semifinal evaporate after the game’s most monumental call.


A new look: Wildcats come to Tempe and knock off ASU women’s basketball

TEMPE – After a stint of dominating in the state, the Arizona State women's basketball team finds itself in an unfamiliar position: playing second fiddle to Arizona.


‘Patriotism and support’: Cheez-It Bowl winner Air Force feels the love from Arizona

PHOENIX – Air Force felt the military support from Arizona as it bettered the Washington State air raid offense with its triple option to win the Cheez-It Bowl.


High profile Ohio State-Clemson semifinal meeting pleasing to fans, Fiesta Bowl officials

SCOTTSDALE – Fans, Fiesta Bowl officials are grateful for a College Football Playoff semifinal meeting between high profile teams Ohio State and Clemson.


Could Chaparral’s Jack Miller be Ohio State’s next star quarterback under Ryan Day?

SCOTTSDALE – Could Chaparral's Jack Miller be Ohio State's next standout quarterback? Many, including Ryan Day, think so.


Air-to-ground missions: WSU, Air Force offer different styles in unique Cheez-It Bowl meeting

SCOTTSDALE – Washington State and Air Force will bring dramatically different offensive styles to the Cheez-It Bowl in Chase Field.



Could baseball influencers such as Jomboy, PitchingNinja offer solution to MLB’s marketing woes?

PHOENIX – At a time when MLB needs to grow the game, content creators like Jomboy and PitchingNinja make baseball fun and accessible to casual sports fans.


NCAA ‘football factory’ is based on brotherhood

BELLFLOWER, Calif. – St. John Bosco football head coach Jason Negro has turned the California program into a national powerhouse, where NCAA talent is produced consistently.


Making the leap: ASU League of Legends player ‘Breezyyy’ Keesey turns pro

TEMPE – Three years ago, Brindon “Breezyyy” Keesey tried out for the Arizona State University League of Legends team and didn't make the cut. Now, Keesey has signed a contract to play for 100 Thieves and has become the second ASU player to go pro in any esport.