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TORONTO (AP) - Antti Raanta made 26 saves and the Arizona Coyotes ended the Toronto Maple Leafs' winning streak at six games with a 4-1 victory. Brendan Perlini, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Max Domi and Tobias Rieder scored for the Coyotes, who have won three in a row for the first time this season.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Blaine Gabbert is set for another start this week when the Arizona Cardinals host the Jacksonville Jaguars.
PHOENIX (AP) - Oscar Frayer scored 19 points with four 3s, Casey Benson added 15 with four 3s, and Grand Canyon beat Norfolk State 85-60 to win its 11th straight dating to last season for the nation's longest active win streak. Roberts Blumbergs scored 14 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and Allessandro Lever had 12 points.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Barry Brown had 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting and Kansas State took advantage of 31 Northern Arizona turnovers for an 80-58 win. The Wildcats were relentless on the defensive end and scored 38 points off turnovers. Kansas State also tied a 41-year old school record with 19 steals, matching the mark that was last reached back on Jan. 10, 1976, against Tulane.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A former University of Arizona football player accused of domestic violence will serve five years in prison. A Tucson judge sentenced Orlando Bradford on Monday and also ordered him to pay $22,000 in restitution. The former running back pleaded guilty in September to two felony counts of aggravated assault. He initially faced going to trial for 10 felonies related to assault.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Operators of the Arizona Snowbowl ski area says they'll open the slopes on Tuesday after a couple of delays caused by warm weather. The slopes outside Flagstaff were expected to open earlier this month because of new snowmaking capability but the weather didn't cooperate.
NEW YORK (AP) - The UConn Huskies are still the team to beat, remaining No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll. The Huskies (3-0) routed then-No. 20 California and No. 15 Maryland this week. UConn once again received all 32 votes from the national media panel on Monday.
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