Larson and McMurray combined for 37 top-10 finishes in 2017. Hendrick Motorsports' four drivers had 46 top 10s.
The Daytona 500 champion was technically a free agent. But there was no other quality ride available for Busch for 2018.
RCR won twice in 2017, the team's first two wins since November of 2013.
Dale Earnhardt Sr.'s grandson was set to be the only Earnhardt competing in the Cup Series in 2018.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Villanova coach Jay Wright has seen his team deal with all the things that go along with being the nation's top-ranked school, from the extra attention to handling an upset loss. It's why Wright figures his Wildcats...Show More Summary
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- It was the kind of ugly win Payton Pritchard would just as soon forget, except for the performance by the freshman seated next to him. Pritchard scored 16 points, and Troy Brown had 10 points and 12 rebounds as Oregon...Show More Summary
Don't be fooled by their records. After reeling off seven straight wins to start the season, the Cincinnati Bearcats have lost two straight and stand at 7-2 heading into Tuesday's game with Mississippi State. Make that undefeated Mississippi...Show More Summary
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota was reminded of a valuable lesson on Monday night when Drake had the Golden Gophers on the ropes. When in doubt, get the ball to Jordan Murphy. Murphy posted his 12th straight double-double to start theShow More Summary
CHICAGO (AP) -- Max Strus had 14 points, Tre'Darius McCallum added 13 and DePaul beat Alabama A&M 83-59 on Monday night. Brandon Cyrus scored 12 and Austin Grandstaff had 11 for the Blue Demons (6-4), who won their fifth straight while keeping the Bulldogs (0-9) winless. Show More Summary
PHOENIX (AP) -- Joshua Braun had 20 points and seven rebounds to help Grand Canyon beat North Carolina Central 64-59 on Monday night. Pablo Rivas pulled NCCU within 60-59 with 44 seconds remaining and Casey Benson had his shot blocked at the other end. Show More Summary
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Northwestern may want to petition to take another full week off in the future. Vic Law scored 18 points and the Wildcats followed a seven-day layoff with the largest margin of victory in program history, beating...Show More Summary
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) -- Drew Urquhart scored 13 on Monday night and Vermont followed the Tom Brennan Court dedication with an 81-57 win over Siena. Vermont honored Brennan, who coached the Catamounts from 1986-2005, by naming the center...Show More Summary
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Interim Louisville coach David Padgett kept telling Quentin Snider it was only a matter of time before he broke out of his shooting slump. That time ended up being Monday night. The senior guard scored a season-high...Show More Summary
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jordan Murphy posted his 12th straight double-double to start the season with 24 points and 18 rebounds, and Minnesota held off Drake 68-67 on Monday night. Amir Coffey added 16 points - all in the second half - and...Show More Summary
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Ivan Gandia-Rosa had 21 points and eight assists, Garrett Sams added 20 points, and North Florida beat Florida A&M 101-89 on Monday night. UNF led 60-41 at halftime - behind a career-high 17 points from Noah Horchler - for its most points in a half this season. Show More Summary
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Maurice Rivers had 16 points and 11 rebounds to help Jackson State beat NAIA member Fisk 60-53 on Monday night. Jeremiah Bozeman added 14 points for the Tigers (3-7), who needed a 9-2 run to pull away to a 58-48...Show More Summary
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Brian Beard Jr. scored a career-high 28 points on 10-of-15 shooting and Florida International beat South Florida 65-53 on Monday night. Eric Lockett made 8 of 11 from the floor and had 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Golden Panthers (5-4), who won their third straight. Show More Summary
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- J.R. Lynch had 21 points and six rebounds, Travis Weatherington made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points, and Hartford beat Sacred Heart 86-72 on Monday night. Sacred Heart pulled within 10 points with 1:46...Show More Summary
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. -- Seton Hall will take the court on Tuesday with its highest ranking in almost 17 years when it hosts Saint Peter's at Walsh Gym on its campus. The No. 15 Pirates (8-1) were last ranked this high in January 2001. They have won four straight, including victories over previously ranked Louisville and No. Show More Summary
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas will be without leading scorer Andrew Jones for several games because of a fracture in his right wrist. Jones was injured in late the second half of last week's win at VCU. The guard is averaging 15.3 points...Show More Summary