Peralta’s blast lifts Diamondbacks over Rockies, 5-3

Arizona Diamondbacks' David Peralta watches his three-run home run off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Jake McGee in the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

DENVER (AP) — Tyler Anderson kept Arizona in check for six innings. Once he left, the Diamondbacks pounced on the Colorado Rockies bullpen.

Beard lifts Sparks to 77-75 OT win over Seattle

Los Angeles Sparks' Chelsea Gray (12) looks to pass as Seattle Storm's Alysha Clark (32) and Breanna Stewart defend in the second half of a WNBA basketball game Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Alana Beard scored five of her 11 points in overtime including a 3-pointer that put Los Angeles ahead for good in a 77-75 victory to end Seattle’s five-game win streak Tuesday.

Billie Jean King among opposition to IAAF hormone policy

FILE - In this Jan . 12, 2018, file photo, Billie Jean King gestures during a press conference ahead of the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. King is among more than 60 athletes urging international track and field's governing body to rescind its new standard on natural hormone levels for female runners. The tennis great joined the athletes in an open letter asking the IAAF to end its policy passed in April that limits testosterone levels for middle-distance races. Two sports groups — the Women's Sports Foundation and Athlete Ally — released the letter Tuesday, July 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Baker, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King is among more than 60 athletes urging international track and field’s governing body to rescind its new standard on natural hormone levels for female runners.

Changing of the guard: Gamecocks look to backcourt success

FILE - In this March 4, 2018, file photo, South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley watches the second half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Mississippi State at the women's Southeastern Conference tournament, in Nashville, Tenn. A season after guiding national player of the year in 6-foot-5 A'ja Wilson, South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is going small. The Gamecocks best players and prospects all play in the backcourt and Staley is looking at three- and four-guard formations to keep her team in the national picture.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is changing its approach this season, turning to its deep group of guards to keep the four-time Southeastern Conference Tournament champions on top.

Former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight dies at age 39

FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2001, file photo, UCLA's Billy Knight celebrates after scoring his second 3-point basket against Georgetown during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles. Knight has died in Phoenix and the Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office is trying to determine the cause of death. Phoenix police say Knight's body was found on a roadway early Sunday, July 8, 2018, near the downtown area and there was no evidence of foul play. The 39-year-old Knight was a guard/forward at UCLA from 1998-2002, averaging 14.1 points and 3.5 rebounds per game as a senior. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say former UCLA basketball player Billy Knight has died in Phoenix.

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