[ TAMPA — Transition baskets abounded, complemented by some nifty no-look passes and a couple of fast-break dunks tossed in for good measure. USF men's basketball, not far removed from excruciating, has segued to entertaining. The Bulls (12-3, 2-1), the American Athletic Conference's surprise team at this early stage of league play, converted 26 Tulane turnovers into 35 points en route to a 66-48 victory before a Yuengling Center audience of 3,115. ]
The Blue Jackets sweep the Lightning in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The Lighting goes down 5-1 in Game 2 against the Blue Jackets. Game 3 will be in Columbus on Sunday.
The Lighting blows a 3-0 lead losing to the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3. Game two of the series is Friday 7:00 p.m. at Amalie Arena.
The Lady Bears defeated the Fighting Irish 82-81 for the Women’s NCAA national championship.
Baylor defeated Oregon 72-67 and will play the winner between Notre Dame and UConn Sunday in the final.