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Clarkson scores 25, Lakers beat Suns 100-93

PHOENIX — Jordan Clarkson scored a season-high 25 points and the Los Angeles Lakers pulled away late to beat the Phoenix Suns 100-93 on Monday night.

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Judge, Bellinger unanimous picks as Rookies of the Year

The only major question was whether it would be unanimous — and it was.

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Duke is No. 1 in 1st regular-season AP Top 25

Michigan State at No. 2, followed by No. 3 Arizona

Duke is No. 1 in The Associated Press’ first regular-season poll of 2017-18.

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Sports in Brief: Colin Kaepernick named GQ magazine’s citizen of the year

NEW YORK — Free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been named GQ’s magazine’s “Citizen of the Year” for his activism.

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Marlins have Stanton on the market as GM meetings start

ORLANDO, Fla. — For sale: 28-year-old chiseled slugger who led the major leagues with 59 home runs, the most in 16 years.

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NFL: Jackson takes burden for winless 0-9 Browns

BEREA, Ohio — Hue Jackson might want to borrow DeShone Kizer’s flak jacket.

Column: How does your brain work best … when playing tennis?

'My Point'

It seems about 70 percent of the tennis player you become is a result of your learning of playing skills, the basic stroke-fundamentals added to sound strategy for singles and doubles.

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College Volleyball: Eagles heading to nationals for 1st time in program history

Cal-Pac champs await NAIA National Tournament selection show set for 9 a.m. Monday

With four of the five games separated by three points or less, Embry-Riddle and UC-Merced’s marathon Cal-Pac title match went well into Saturday night.

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College Basketball: Trier’s 30 leads hot Wildcats

Arizona scores 100-plus in both of its games

TUCSON — The Arizona Wildcats, with the help of a preseason All-American and an impact newcomer, are putting up a lot of points.

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NFL Roundup, Week 10: Falcons make a statement, blast Cowboys

ATLANTA — Adrian Clayborn set an Atlanta record with six sacks, Matt Ryan threw a pair of short touchdown passes and the Atlanta Falcons romped to a 27-7 victory over Dallas.

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NASCAR: Kenseth wins, Keselowski earns berth

AVONDALE — Matt Kenseth doesn’t get to end his career the way he hoped. He thinks he’s got a handful of good years left in him, and can win races and compete for championships.

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NAZ Suns edge Wolves in OT for sweep

5 Suns score in double figures

In a back-and-forth affair against the Iowa Wolves Saturday night in NBA Gatorade League play, the Northern Arizona Suns needed overtime to settle their two-game series at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Embry-Riddle women’s soccer wins Cal-Pac title, heads to nationals

Embry-Riddle’s women’s soccer team captured its third Cal-Pac Conference tournament championship in the past six seasons Saturday afternoon, blanking host UC-Merced, 1-0, in the title match to qualify for NAIA nationals.

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National Tournament Preview: Part III, Roughriders rekindle past title memories with Mercer matchup

Years after visiting powerhouse Mercer, Yavapai gets its turn

Yavapai. Mercer County. The schools’ names alone invoke the stuff of legend in junior college men’s soccer lore.

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National Tournament Preview: Part IV, Yavapai-Mercer matchup filled with history

For decades, since his childhood in Philadelphia, Yavapai College coach Mike Pantalione knew of Mercer’s soccer success.

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Tate runs for 206 yards, 2 TDs; Arizona beats Oregon State

TUSCON — Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate ran his streak of 100-yard rushing games to six, finishing with 206 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries in the Wildcats' 49-28 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.

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Rosen throws for 381 yards, UCLA beats Arizona State 44-37

LOS ANGELES — Josh Rosen threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Lasley on the first play of the fourth quarter and UCLA pulled away from Arizona State for a 44-37 win Saturday night.

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Booker, Warren score 35 to lead Suns

Phoenix ends a five-game losing skid

PHOENIX — The two players counted on most by the young Phoenix Suns both had their game in high gear on Saturday night. The result was an end to the Suns' five-game losing streak.

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College Football: No. 10 Auburn dominates No. 2 Georgia

AUBURN, Ala. — Kerryon Johnson ran for 167 yards and caught a 55-yard touchdown pass from Jarrett Stidham and No. 10 Auburn smothered No. 2 Georgia’s running game in a 40-17 victory Saturday.

College Football: NAU holds off Montana State

FLAGSTAFF —Joe Logan ran for 142 yards and two scores and his 2-yard plunge with 4:49 remaining gave Northern Arizona the lead for good in its 37-36 win against Montana State on Saturday night.

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College Football: Late TD lifts Tide to victory

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State brought the all-out blitz. Alabama’s Jalen Hurts never flinched.

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Scheifele scores 100th career goal, Jets beat Coyotes 4-1

GLENDALE — Steve Mason worked hard in practice, stayed ready whenever he was called to make a spot start or come in for mop-up duty.

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National Tournament Preview: Part II, Back-row defense paying dividends for Roughriders

Arellano boys, Kanner and Rivera have formed cohesive unit for Yavapai

Yavapai College soccer defenders Ricardo Nunez-Arellano and Isaac Arellano have plenty in common, although not in the ways you might think.

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Preps: Roberts claims state mountain biking title for Badgers

After winning three of her first four races this season, Prescott mountain biker Mackenzie Roberts capped an improbable senior campaign by claiming the Arizona Interscholastic Cycling League individual championship Sunday afternoon.

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College Basketball: Skurdal scores 29, Eagles sink Ottawa-Arizona

Skurdal hits school-record nine 3-pointers in rout

Logan Skurdal scored a career-high 29 points on a school-record nine 3-pointers, three others scored in double figures and the Embry-Riddle men’s basketball team overpowered Ottawa-Arizona in a 95-69 rout Friday night.