For the first time in program history, the Nevada football team has earned the American Football Coaches Association's Academic Achievement Award, which is presented by the Touchdown Club of Memphis.
The Lyon County School District is taking measures to improve the atmosphere at its sporting events, implementing new rules to encourage fair play and camaraderie.
Kyle Lowry had 23 points and 12 assists to lead a balanced Toronto offense while leading scorer Kawhi Leonard sat out, Serge Ibaka added 20 points and the Raptors dominated Golden State from the start, beating the Warriors 113-93 on Wednesday night to complete a season sweep.
Nemanja Bjelica made four of Sacramento's 19 3-pointers and finished 25 points, helping the Kings beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 141-130 on Wednesday night.
Tomas Nosek scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the surging Vegas Golden Knights beat the New York Islanders 3-2 on Wednesday night.