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  • New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:11:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
  • Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:21:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
  • ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
  • QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:11:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
  • Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:11:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
  • AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
  • Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:21:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
  • Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

    Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 08:11:01 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:21 GMT
    Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, is resigning in a bribery scandal.
    Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, is resigning in a bribery scandal.
  • Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:33:07 GMT
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
  • Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu ready for worlds

    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu ready for worlds

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:01 AM EDT2019-03-19 04:01:32 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:12 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:12:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Hanyu is recovering...
    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered sufficiently from an ankle injury and is ready to take back the title at the world figure skating championships.
    Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered sufficiently from an ankle injury and is ready to take back the title at the world figure skating championships.
  • Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Monday, March 18 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:41:23 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:53:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
  • Nuggets clinch playoff berth with 114-105 win over Celtics

    Nuggets clinch playoff berth with 114-105 win over Celtics

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:21:32 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, rear, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Monday, March 18, 2019. Thomas returned to play in his first game after bein...
    Nikola Jokic scores 21, Nuggets rally to beat the Boston Celtics 114-105, clinch playoff berth.
    Nikola Jokic scores 21, Nuggets rally to beat the Boston Celtics 114-105, clinch playoff berth.
  • Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:51:35 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice advantage throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs.
  • Spurs extend streak to 9 straight, beat Warriors 111-105

    Spurs extend streak to 9 straight, beat Warriors 111-105

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:01:34 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan (10) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, March 18, 2019.
    DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and nine rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 points and 13 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 111-105 for their ninth straight win.
    DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and nine rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 points and 13 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 111-105 for their ninth straight win.
  • Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

    Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:51:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez). Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots as New Orleans Pelicans’ Kenrich Williams (3) defends and Pelicans’ Julius Randle (30) and Anthony Davis (23) watch in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Dallas, Mon...
    Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in...
    Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime.
  • Duke back on top; ACC sits 1-2-3 atop final AP Top 25

    Duke back on top; ACC sits 1-2-3 atop final AP Top 25

    Monday, March 18 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:11:14 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski celebrates Duke's win over Florida State after cutting down a net after the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Mar...
    Duke is back on top followed by Virginia and North Carolina to give the Atlantic Coast Conference a 1-2-3 showing in the final AP Top 25 poll this season.
    Duke is back on top followed by Virginia and North Carolina to give the Atlantic Coast Conference a 1-2-3 showing in the final AP Top 25 poll this season.
  • Spoilers! Baylor tops women's NCAA field as bracket leaks

    Spoilers! Baylor tops women's NCAA field as bracket leaks

    Monday, March 18 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 21:11:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:01 AM EDT2019-03-19 08:01:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor celebrates after defeating Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019. Baylor won 67-49.
    Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the top seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament.
    Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the top seeds in the women's NCAA Tournament.
  • 76ers' Embiid hates the Celtics, now he needs to beat them

    76ers' Embiid hates the Celtics, now he needs to beat them

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:21:34 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:22 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:22:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    There's still some good, old-fashioned hate in the NBA.
    There's still some good, old-fashioned hate in the NBA.
  • Union head praises Jays for raising minor league pay by half

    Union head praises Jays for raising minor league pay by half

    Monday, March 18 2019 11:41 AM EDT2019-03-18 15:41:18 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:32 AM EDT2019-03-19 05:32:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette watches his two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Matt Eckelman during the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 8, 2019, in Bradenton, Fla. Catching for...
    Union head Tony Clark applauds Blue Jays' decision to give minor leaguers 50 percent raise.
    Union head Tony Clark applauds Blue Jays' decision to give minor leaguers 50 percent raise.
  • Bengals release oft-suspended LB Vontaze Burfict

    Bengals release oft-suspended LB Vontaze Burfict

    Monday, March 18 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-03-18 20:41:20 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 11:52 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:52:56 GMT
    The Cincinnati Bengals released oft-suspended linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
    The Cincinnati Bengals released oft-suspended linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
  • Nowitzki passes Chamberlain for 6th on NBA scoring list

    Nowitzki passes Chamberlain for 6th on NBA scoring list

    Monday, March 18 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 01:01:26 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 11:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 03:21:44 GMT
    Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks became the NBA's sixth-leading scorer with another of his signature long-range jumpers.
    Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks became the NBA's sixth-leading scorer with another of his signature long-range jumpers.
  • Changeover: Miami Open tennis moves to Dolphins' home

    Changeover: Miami Open tennis moves to Dolphins' home

    Monday, March 18 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:11:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:22:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Novak Djokovic practices for the Miami Open tennis tournament at Hard Rock Stadium, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Miami Open has moved north from its home since 1987, the picturesque island of Key Biscayne,...
    Tennis with a football look: Miami Open leaves Key Biscayne for new home at Dolphins' stadium.
    Tennis with a football look: Miami Open leaves Key Biscayne for new home at Dolphins' stadium.
  • Baylor finishes No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll

    Baylor finishes No. 1 in AP women's hoops poll

    Monday, March 18 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 17:11:31 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:03 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey holds her grandson, assisted by her daughter Makenzie Fuller, as she cuts down the nets after Baylor defeated Iowa State during the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City...
    Baylor finishes No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.
    Baylor finishes No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll.
  • Gettleman goes on offense over Odell Beckham deal and Eli

    Gettleman goes on offense over Odell Beckham deal and Eli

    Monday, March 18 2019 12:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:01:16 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 7:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 23:22:23 GMT
    Giants general manager Dave Gettleman says trading Beckham was in best interests of team.
    Giants general manager Dave Gettleman says trading Beckham was in best interests of team.
  • Marketing group fined $1 million in FIFA corruption case

    Marketing group fined $1 million in FIFA corruption case

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:51 PM EDT2019-03-18 18:51:17 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:12:25 GMT
    A judge has ordered a sports marketing group to pay a total of $1 million in fines in the FIFA soccer scandal.
    A judge has ordered a sports marketing group to pay a total of $1 million in fines in the FIFA soccer scandal.
  • Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with 200th career NASCAR win

    Kyle Busch ties Petty's record with 200th career NASCAR win

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:11:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Kyle Busch is trying to tie Richard Petty's NASCAR record of 200 victories when he hits the track at Auto Club Speedway.
    Kyle Busch is trying to tie Richard Petty's NASCAR record of 200 victories when he hits the track at Auto Club Speedway.
  • Glass sneaker? Stopping Zion the key to March Madness

    Glass sneaker? Stopping Zion the key to March Madness

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:11 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:11:39 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019. Williamson was named...
    Stopping Zion could be key to outdueling Duke in NCAA Tournament.
    Stopping Zion could be key to outdueling Duke in NCAA Tournament.
  • McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship

    McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:28 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, chips to the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Rory delivers a major performance on back 9 at TPC Sawgrass to win The Players Championship.
    Rory delivers a major performance on back 9 at TPC Sawgrass to win The Players Championship.
  • Thiem edges Federer in 3 sets to win Indian Wells title

    Thiem edges Federer in 3 sets to win Indian Wells title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:41:24 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-03-18 19:32:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, celebrates after winning a game against Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the women's final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history.
    Bianca Andreescu upset three-time major champion Angelique Kerber 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win the BNP Paribas Open, becoming at age 18 the first wild-card winner in tournament history.
  • Trio of top seeds puts ACC in the spotlight

    Trio of top seeds puts ACC in the spotlight

    Monday, March 18 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:21:40 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:44 PM EDT2019-03-18 18:44:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds, but no league has put three teams in the Final Four since 1985.
    The Atlantic Coast Conference comes into the NCAA Tournament with three No. 1 seeds, but no league has put three teams in the Final Four since 1985.
  • Big Ten has 8 teams in NCAA, 11 leagues with multiple teams

    Big Ten has 8 teams in NCAA, 11 leagues with multiple teams

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:41:34 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:33 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:33:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins cuts a piece of the net after defeating Michigan 65-60 in an NCAA college basketball championship game in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Chicago.
    Big Ten sending 8 teams to NCAA Tournament, among 11 different leagues with multiple teams.
    Big Ten sending 8 teams to NCAA Tournament, among 11 different leagues with multiple teams.
  • FA Cup run hardens Wolves' status in English soccer

    FA Cup run hardens Wolves' status in English soccer

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:22:50 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:23 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:23:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...
    (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...(AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Wolverhampton's Raul Jimenez, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English FA Cup Quarter Final soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stad...
    Wolverhampton Wanderers' first season back in the Premier League is going better than anyone at the club can have imagined.
    Wolverhampton Wanderers' first season back in the Premier League is going better than anyone at the club can have imagined.
  • Antetokounmpo has 52, but Embiid's 40 lead Sixers over Bucks

    Antetokounmpo has 52, but Embiid's 40 lead Sixers over Bucks

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:01:23 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:33 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:33:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee.
    Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125.
    Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125.
  • McQuaid, Winston lead Michigan State over Michigan 65-60

    McQuaid, Winston lead Michigan State over Michigan 65-60

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:21:22 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:33 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan's Ignas Brazdeikis (13) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball championship game against Michigan State in the Big Ten Conference tournament, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in...
    McQuaid scores career-high 27 points as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 10 Michigan 65-60 in Big Ten final.
    McQuaid scores career-high 27 points as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 10 Michigan 65-60 in Big Ten final.
  • Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

    Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:11 AM EDT2019-03-17 13:11:08 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE- In this March 12, 2019, file photo Rhode Island Rep. Teresa Tanzi addresses legislators during a late afternoon session on gaming at the State House in Providence, R.I. As lawmakers nationwide decide whether to all...
    As states consider whether to legalize sports gambling, some lawmakers are raising concerns about a push to allow bets to be taken on phones and other mobile devices.
    As states consider whether to legalize sports gambling, some lawmakers are raising concerns about a push to allow bets to be taken on phones and other mobile devices.
  • University of Scandal, Corruption? USC at core of bribe plot

    University of Scandal, Corruption? USC at core of bribe plot

    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-03-17 15:31:12 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 10:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 14:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...
    (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...(AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File). FILE - This March 12, 2019 file photo shows the University Village area of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The past year has been a bruising one for the Los Angeles university. The president who helped ...
    The University of Southern California's place at the center of a widespread college admissions bribery scheme has added to the string of recent scandals at the school.
    The University of Southern California's place at the center of a widespread college admissions bribery scheme has added to the string of recent scandals at the school.
  • Paul scores 25 to lead Rockets over Wolves 117-102

    Paul scores 25 to lead Rockets over Wolves 117-102

    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:31 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:31:30 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 9:42 AM EDT2019-03-18 13:42:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves' Josh Okogie (20) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Houston.
    Chris Paul scored 25 points with 10 assists and tied a career high with six 3-pointers as the Houston Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
    Chris Paul scored 25 points with 10 assists and tied a career high with six 3-pointers as the Houston Rockets used a big third quarter to pull away and get a 117-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • The Latest: Best bet: Duke is favored to win NCAA Tournament

    The Latest: Best bet: Duke is favored to win NCAA Tournament

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:38 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Upsets in conference tournaments could alter the strength of the NCAA Tournament bracket.
    Upsets in conference tournaments could alter the strength of the NCAA Tournament bracket.
  • Zion sets doubts aside, gets ready for NCAA's biggest party

    Zion sets doubts aside, gets ready for NCAA's biggest party

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:41:27 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:13:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) reacts during the second half against Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s.
    Duke gets top billing; Carolina, Virginia, Gonzaga also No. 1s.
  • Fitzpatrick agrees to $11 million, 2-year deal with Miami

    Fitzpatrick agrees to $11 million, 2-year deal with Miami

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:01:20 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 2:13 AM EDT2019-03-18 06:13:43 GMT
    Veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, who were in the market for a replacement for Ryan Tannehill.
    Veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, who were in the market for a replacement for Ryan Tannehill.
  • Dog that completed Iditarod sled race dies of pneumonia

    Dog that completed Iditarod sled race dies of pneumonia

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:21 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:21:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:22:53 GMT
    Iditarod race officials say a dog on a racer's team has died of pneumonia, and the crew has been withdrawn from the event.
    Iditarod race officials say a dog on a racer's team has died of pneumonia, and the crew has been withdrawn from the event.
  • Copeland, Yale beat Harvard for Ivy League title, NCAA berth

    Copeland, Yale beat Harvard for Ivy League title, NCAA berth

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 18:41:29 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 11:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 03:01:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Yale's Paul Atkinson, front, dribbles as Harvard's Chris Lewis, back, defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the Ivy League championship at Yale University in New Haven, Conn., Sunday, March 17, 20...
    Alex Copeland scored a season-high 25 points and Yale beat archrival Harvard 97-85 for the Ivy League title and its second NCAA Tournament trip in four seasons.
    Alex Copeland scored a season-high 25 points and Yale beat archrival Harvard 97-85 for the Ivy League title and its second NCAA Tournament trip in four seasons.
  • Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

    Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:11:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:22:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    (AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.(AP Photo/Aaron Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo reacts after making a shot during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Milwaukee. The 76ers won 130-125.
    For the first time, an NBA season has seen 11 players score 50 points in a game.
    For the first time, an NBA season has seen 11 players score 50 points in a game.
  • No. 22 Auburn routs 8th-ranked Tennessee 84-64 for SEC title

    No. 22 Auburn routs 8th-ranked Tennessee 84-64 for SEC title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:21:20 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:22:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn's Horace Spencer, left, holds the trophy as he celebrates with teammate Malik Dunbar after defeating Tennessee in the championship game of the NCAA Southeastern Conference basketball tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, i...
    Bryce Brown scored 19 points in the first half, and the Auburn Tigers won their first Southeastern Conference Tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64.
    Bryce Brown scored 19 points in the first half, and the Auburn Tigers won their first Southeastern Conference Tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64.
  • Virginia top seed in NCAA South Region for 2nd straight year

    Virginia top seed in NCAA South Region for 2nd straight year

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:51:25 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:02 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:02:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia coach Tony Bennett argues a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.
    Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.
  • Phils' Harper back, still hitless; Hinch serves suspension

    Phils' Harper back, still hitless; Hinch serves suspension

    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:01:27 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:02 PM EDT2019-03-18 01:02:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper waits his turn in the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after being hit in the ankle by a pitch.
    Phillies star Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after being hit in the ankle by a pitch.
  • Cincinnati defeats Houston 69-57 for AAC title

    Cincinnati defeats Houston 69-57 for AAC title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:01:22 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:52 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:52:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...(AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...
    (AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...(AP Photo/Troy Glasgow). Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin shouts to his players during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Houston in the American Athletic Conference men's tournament final Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Memphis, ...
    Jarron Cumberland scores 33 points, No. 24 Cincinnati beats No. 11 Houston 69-57 for American Athletic Conference title.
    Jarron Cumberland scores 33 points, No. 24 Cincinnati beats No. 11 Houston 69-57 for American Athletic Conference title.
  • Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in NCAA West Region

    Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in NCAA West Region

    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:31 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:33:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura drives into St. Mary's Malik Fitts during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the West Coast Conference men's tournament title, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    Gonzaga is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament West Region despite losing in the West Coast Conference tournament title game.
    Gonzaga is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament West Region despite losing in the West Coast Conference tournament title game.
  • Panathinaikos-Olympiakos game abandoned after clashes

    Panathinaikos-Olympiakos game abandoned after clashes

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:01:21 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:11 PM EDT2019-03-18 00:11:27 GMT
    (InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...(InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...
    (InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...(InTime Sports via AP). Fans burn a banner in front of stands during a Greek Super League soccer match inside the Athens' Olympic stadium, in Athens, Sunday, March 17, 2019. The derby between Greek league archrivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos has bee...
    Greek league rivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had their game abandoned after fans from host Panathinaikos clashed with police outside Athens' Olympic Stadium, and attempted to attack the Olympiakos bench inside...
    Greek league rivals Panathinaikos and Olympiakos had their game abandoned after fans from host Panathinaikos clashed with police outside Athens' Olympic Stadium, and attempted to attack the Olympiakos bench inside the stadium.
  • The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Petty's mark with 200th victory

    The Latest: Kyle Busch ties Petty's mark with 200th victory

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:11:26 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rachel Luna). Crew members push Jimmie Johnson's car to the track during the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Auto Club Speedway, in Fontana, Calif., Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Kyle Busch finished in the lead under caution in the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Fontana.
    Kyle Busch finished in the lead under caution in the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Fontana.
  • Saint Louis rallies past Bonnies 55-53 for A-10 title

    Saint Louis rallies past Bonnies 55-53 for A-10 title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:51:18 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 23:02:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up  to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up  to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Saint Louis guard Fred Thatch Jr. (20) goes up to shoot against St. Bonaventure center Amadi Ikpeze (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball final game in the Atlantic 10 men's tournament, Sunday, March 17, 201...
    Saint Louis rallies from 15-point, first-half deficit, locks down St. Bonaventure in the second half for a 55-53 victory in the Atlantic 10 championship.
    Saint Louis rallies from 15-point, first-half deficit, locks down St. Bonaventure in the second half for a 55-53 victory in the Atlantic 10 championship.
  • Harper returns after bruising ankle, still hitless in spring

    Harper returns after bruising ankle, still hitless in spring

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:51:22 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:32:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    Phillies newcomer Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after he was hit by a pitch in the ankle.
    Phillies newcomer Bryce Harper was back in the lineup two days after he was hit by a pitch in the ankle.
  • Georgia St. tops UTA 73-64 in Sun Belt final for NCAA bid

    Georgia St. tops UTA 73-64 in Sun Belt final for NCAA bid

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:19 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:22 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:22:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...(AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...
    (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...(AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman). Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds (23) is defended by Texas-Arlington guard Edric Dennis (5) during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Sun Belt Conference men's tournament in in New Orlea...
    Malik Benlevi hits four 3-pointers, finishes with 16 points, Georgia State advances to a second straight NCAA Tournament with a 73-64 victory over Texas-Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament final.
    Malik Benlevi hits four 3-pointers, finishes with 16 points, Georgia State advances to a second straight NCAA Tournament with a 73-64 victory over Texas-Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament final.
  • Dragic, Wade lead Heat past Hornets, 93-75

    Dragic, Wade lead Heat past Hornets, 93-75

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:41:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 22:12:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Charlotte Hornets guard Tony Parker (9) goes up to shoot against Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Miami.
    Dragic and Wade come up big off the bench, Heat beat Hornets 93-75 to stay 8th in East.
    Dragic and Wade come up big off the bench, Heat beat Hornets 93-75 to stay 8th in East.
  • UEFA set to meet clubs, leagues on Euro competitions future

    UEFA set to meet clubs, leagues on Euro competitions future

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, centre, is hugged by Jordi Alba after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in...
    The future of the Champions League will be shaped in the coming weeks as UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin hosts talks with representatives of clubs and leagues.
    The future of the Champions League will be shaped in the coming weeks as UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin hosts talks with representatives of clubs and leagues.
  • Astros manager Hinch suspended 1 game for argument with ump

    Astros manager Hinch suspended 1 game for argument with ump

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:21:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch has been suspended one game for his argument and later comments about umpire Angel Hernandez at a spring training game over the weekend.
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch has been suspended one game for his argument and later comments about umpire Angel Hernandez at a spring training game over the weekend.
  • Santa Anita set to resume racing on March 29

    Santa Anita set to resume racing on March 29

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:41:18 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:52 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Heavy clouds are seen over the San Gabriel Mountains at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., Thursday, March 7, 2019. Extensive testing of the dirt track is under way at eerily quiet Santa Anita, where the deaths of 21 tho...
    Santa Anita plans to resume racing on March 29, pending approval of new safety and medication rules by the California Horse Racing Board.
    Santa Anita plans to resume racing on March 29, pending approval of new safety and medication rules by the California Horse Racing Board.
  • BUBBLE WATCH: Nervous Sunday awaits for bubble teams

    BUBBLE WATCH: Nervous Sunday awaits for bubble teams

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:01 AM EDT2019-03-17 07:01:34 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:02:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida center Kevarrius Hayes dunks the ball against Auburn in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    For the teams sliding around on the NCAA Tournament bubble, there are no more opportunities to change their resumes.
    For the teams sliding around on the NCAA Tournament bubble, there are no more opportunities to change their resumes.
  • Knicks block LeBron at the finish, rally to beat Lakers

    Knicks block LeBron at the finish, rally to beat Lakers

    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:01:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 21:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). New York Knicks' Kevin Knox, top, scores during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in New York.
    Mario Hezonja blocked LeBron James' potential game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds to play, allowing the New York Knicks to complete a late rally and beat the Los Angeles Lakers 124-123.
    Mario Hezonja blocked LeBron James' potential game-winning shot with 2.3 seconds to play, allowing the New York Knicks to complete a late rally and beat the Los Angeles Lakers 124-123.
  • Tiger Woods says game 'right on track' as Masters approaches

    Tiger Woods says game 'right on track' as Masters approaches

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:31 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:31:26 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:32:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods flips his club after his shot to the 10th green during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Tiger Woods finished well back in the field at The Players Championship but like the state of his game as the Masters approaches.
    Tiger Woods finished well back in the field at The Players Championship but like the state of his game as the Masters approaches.
  • Napoli keeper Ospina in hospital after collapsing in game

    Napoli keeper Ospina in hospital after collapsing in game

    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:01:19 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 4:02 PM EDT2019-03-17 20:02:06 GMT
    Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina was hospitalized after he played on despite a head injury during a Serie A match on Sunday and then collapsed.
    Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina was hospitalized after he played on despite a head injury during a Serie A match on Sunday and then collapsed.
  • Williamson, No. 5 Duke beat No. 12 FSU 73-63 for ACC title

    Williamson, No. 5 Duke beat No. 12 FSU 73-63 for ACC title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:51:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Zion Williamson had 21 points to cap a dominating three-game show at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, helping fifth-ranked Duke beat No. 12 Florida State 73-63 in the championship game.
    Zion Williamson had 21 points to cap a dominating three-game show at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament, helping fifth-ranked Duke beat No. 12 Florida State 73-63 in the championship game.
  • No. 8 Tennessee rallies past No. 4 Kentucky 82-78

    No. 8 Tennessee rallies past No. 4 Kentucky 82-78

    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:03 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:03:39 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:43:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) dunks against Kentucky forward EJ Montgomery (23) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    Lamonte' Turner's big shot gives No. 8 Tennessee 82-78 victory over No. 4 Kentucky in SEC Tournament semifinal thriller.
    Lamonte' Turner's big shot gives No. 8 Tennessee 82-78 victory over No. 4 Kentucky in SEC Tournament semifinal thriller.
  • Iowa State romps past KU 78-66 to win Big 12 tourney title

    Iowa State romps past KU 78-66 to win Big 12 tourney title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:21:30 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:42 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:42:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) blocks a shot by Iowa State forward Michael Jacobson (12) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the final of the Big 12 men's tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Mar...
    Fifth-seeded Iowa State raced to a big early lead against No. 17 Kansas, then leaned on some balanced scoring and enough stops down the stretch to beat the Jayhawks 78-66 on Saturday night in the Big 12 Tournament...
    Fifth-seeded Iowa State raced to a big early lead against No. 17 Kansas, then leaned on some balanced scoring and enough stops down the stretch to beat the Jayhawks 78-66 on Saturday night in the Big 12 Tournament title game.
  • Manziel signs with new Alliance league, will join Memphis

    Manziel signs with new Alliance league, will join Memphis

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:01 PM EDT2019-03-17 01:01:28 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:22:00 GMT
    Johnny Manziel has been signed by the new Alliance of American Football and will join the Memphis Express.
    Johnny Manziel has been signed by the new Alliance of American Football and will join the Memphis Express.
  • Correction: T25-B10-Wisconsin-Michigan State story

    Correction: T25-B10-Wisconsin-Michigan State story

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:21:24 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:12:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Kenny Goins (25) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019,...
    Cassius Winston, Kenny Goins lead the way as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 19 Wisconsin 67-55 in Big Ten semis.
    Cassius Winston, Kenny Goins lead the way as No. 6 Michigan State beats No. 19 Wisconsin 67-55 in Big Ten semis.
  • Liverpool returns to EPL summit, Brighton into FA Cup semis

    Liverpool returns to EPL summit, Brighton into FA Cup semis

    Sunday, March 17 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 17:11:20 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 3:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 19:12:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Liverpool's James Milner, center, celebrates with teammates Georginio Wijnaldum, left, and Mohamed Salah after scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Liverpool a...
    Penalties earned Liverpool a return to the Premier League summit and Brighton a place in the FA Cup semifinals on Sunday.
    Penalties earned Liverpool a return to the Premier League summit and Brighton a place in the FA Cup semifinals on Sunday.
  • Shiffrin wins giant slalom race to seal World Cup title

    Shiffrin wins giant slalom race to seal World Cup title

    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:31 AM EDT2019-03-17 09:31:03 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 18:43:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin holds the women's World Cup slalom' discipline trophy, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Mikaela Shiffrin is set to lift a record-tying fourth World Cup crystal trophy this season after leading the first run of a giant slalom Sunday.
    Mikaela Shiffrin is set to lift a record-tying fourth World Cup crystal trophy this season after leading the first run of a giant slalom Sunday.
  • Rahm storms into lead at Players Championship

    Rahm storms into lead at Players Championship

    Saturday, March 16 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-03-16 23:01:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 1:13 PM EDT2019-03-17 17:13:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jon Rahm, of Spain, waves to the gallery as he arrives at the 17th hole during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Rahm powers his way to a 64 and a 1-shot lead at The Players Championship.
    Rahm powers his way to a 64 and a 1-shot lead at The Players Championship.
  • Bottas beats Mercedes teammate Hamilton to win Australian GP

    Bottas beats Mercedes teammate Hamilton to win Australian GP

    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:51:34 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:43 PM EDT2019-03-17 16:43:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland goes through turn 2 as he leads during the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, March 17, 2019.
    Valtteri Bottas has rediscovered his joy of driving and it has had immediate success as he led Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
    Valtteri Bottas has rediscovered his joy of driving and it has had immediate success as he led Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
  • Huddle up! Browns QB Mayfield takes turn as Brewers 1B coach

    Huddle up! Browns QB Mayfield takes turn as Brewers 1B coach

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:42 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:42:57 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-17 13:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...(AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...
    (AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...(AP Photo/David Richard, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield celebrates in the second half of the team's NFL football preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, in Cleveland. With a shocking, bloc...
    Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has gotten a surprise stint as the first base coach for the Milwaukee Brewers.
    Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has gotten a surprise stint as the first base coach for the Milwaukee Brewers.
  • Federer reaches Indian Wells final after Nadal's withdrawal

    Federer reaches Indian Wells final after Nadal's withdrawal

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:31:17 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 8:23 AM EDT2019-03-17 12:23:23 GMT
    (AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.(AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.
    (AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.(AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill). El español Rafael Nadal responde a un tiro del ruso Karen Khachanov, en un duelo de cuartos de final del Masters de Indian Wells, el viernes 15 de marzo de 2019, en Indian Wells, California.
    Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open because of a knee injury.
    Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open because of a knee injury.
  • Spence defends IBF welterweight title with win over Garcia

    Spence defends IBF welterweight title with win over Garcia

    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 04:51:35 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 5:11 AM EDT2019-03-17 09:11:51 GMT
    Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF world welterweight title for the third time, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated challenger Mikey Garcia.
    Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF world welterweight title for the third time, unanimously outpointing previously undefeated challenger Mikey Garcia.
  • Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:11:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:51:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
  • SHR, Hendrick gunning for 1st win under new rules at Fontana

    SHR, Hendrick gunning for 1st win under new rules at Fontana

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:11:24 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:43 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:43:00 GMT
    Four drivers have earned a victory in the first four weeks of what's shaping up as a competitive NASCAR Cup Series season.
    Four drivers have earned a victory in the first four weeks of what's shaping up as a competitive NASCAR Cup Series season.
  • Cole Custer wins Xfinity race at Fontana, denying Kyle Busch

    Cole Custer wins Xfinity race at Fontana, denying Kyle Busch

    Saturday, March 16 2019 7:51 PM EDT2019-03-16 23:51:23 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-03-17 04:22:58 GMT
    Cole Custer held off Kyle Busch to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
    Cole Custer held off Kyle Busch to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway.
  • 'Nova edges Seton Hall 74-72 for 3rd straight Big East title

    'Nova edges Seton Hall 74-72 for 3rd straight Big East title

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:21 PM EDT2019-03-17 01:21:30 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:32 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:32:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth reacts after a basket against Seton Hall during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the championship of the Big East Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in New York.
    Villanova became the first team to win the Big East Tournament three consecutive years, beating Seton Hall 74-72 on Saturday night behind veterans Eric Paschall and Phil Booth and key contributions from freshman...
    Villanova became the first team to win the Big East Tournament three consecutive years, beating Seton Hall 74-72 on Saturday night behind veterans Eric Paschall and Phil Booth and key contributions from freshman Saddiq Bey.
  • US hoops draws Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan in World Cup

    US hoops draws Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan in World Cup

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 12:31:08 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:12 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:12:11 GMT
    US set to face Turkey, Czech Republic and Japan in World Cup group stage after draw held in China.
    US set to face Turkey, Czech Republic and Japan in World Cup group stage after draw held in China.
  • Injured Phils star Harper says no worries about opening day

    Injured Phils star Harper says no worries about opening day

    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 21:31:27 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:03 PM EDT2019-03-17 03:03:21 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper, center, yells toward Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Trent Thornton as manager Gabe Kapler, right, and assistant trainer Chris Mudd check on him after he was hit by a pitch dur...
    Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper says he has no worries about being ready for opening day.
    Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper says he has no worries about being ready for opening day.
  • Livers scores 21, No. 10 Michigan pounds Minnesota 76-49

    Livers scores 21, No. 10 Michigan pounds Minnesota 76-49

    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 21:41:41 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:53 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:53:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan head coach John Beilein directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Chicago.
    Isaiah Livers scored a career-high 21 points and No. 10 Michigan closed in on a record third straight Big Ten Tournament championship with a 76-49 romp over Minnesota in the semifinals.
    Isaiah Livers scored a career-high 21 points and No. 10 Michigan closed in on a record third straight Big Ten Tournament championship with a 76-49 romp over Minnesota in the semifinals.
  • Lakers' Ingram has surgery, plans to be ready for next year

    Lakers' Ingram has surgery, plans to be ready for next year

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:41:16 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:51 PM EDT2019-03-17 00:51:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...(AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...
    (AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...(AP Photo/Brandon Dill, File). FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram (14) plays in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Memphis, Tenn. Ingram will miss the rest ...
    Lakers forward Brandon Ingram is expected to be ready for next season after undergoing surgery on his right arm.
    Lakers forward Brandon Ingram is expected to be ready for next season after undergoing surgery on his right arm.
  • No. 22 Auburn reaches SEC tourney final, downs Florida 65-62

    No. 22 Auburn reaches SEC tourney final, downs Florida 65-62

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:21:28 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Auburn guard Jared Harper celebrates after making a 3-point basket against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left as No. 22 Auburn held off Florida 65-62 to reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship for the first time since 2000.
    Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left as No. 22 Auburn held off Florida 65-62 to reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship for the first time since 2000.
  • New rules could have helped Woods on 17th hole at Sawgrass

    New rules could have helped Woods on 17th hole at Sawgrass

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:31:13 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his drive into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    New rules could have helped Tiger Woods avoid quadruple bogey on 17th at Sawgrass.
    New rules could have helped Tiger Woods avoid quadruple bogey on 17th at Sawgrass.
  • Argentina announces professionalization of women's soccer

    Argentina announces professionalization of women's soccer

    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:21:32 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...(AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...
    (AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...(AP Photo/Daniel Jayo). Accompanied by soccer players, Claudio Tapia, president of Argentina's Soccer Federation, bottom center, and General Secretary of the Argentina's Footballers' Union (FAA) Sergio Marchi, bottom, second from right, pose for pictur...
    Argentina's soccer association has announced that the national women's league will now be granted professional status.
    Argentina's soccer association has announced that the national women's league will now be granted professional status.
  • Phillies' Harper 'little sore,' sits out with bruised ankle

    Phillies' Harper 'little sore,' sits out with bruised ankle

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:51:15 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:32:43 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper looks down at the baseball after getting hit by a pitch during the sixth inning in a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, March 15, 2019, i...
    Bryce Harper was out of Phillies lineup against the Astros because of a bruised ankle; he's expected to be ready for opening day.
    Bryce Harper was out of Phillies lineup against the Astros because of a bruised ankle; he's expected to be ready for opening day.
  • BUBBLE WATCH: Florida makes statement in huge win over LSU

    BUBBLE WATCH: Florida makes statement in huge win over LSU

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:11 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:11:01 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-03-16 22:12:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) moves away from Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn.
    It's the time of Championship Week when programs on the NCAA Tournament bubble start to worry about bid thieves.
    It's the time of Championship Week when programs on the NCAA Tournament bubble start to worry about bid thieves.
  • Florida State upends No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in ACC semifinals

    Florida State upends No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in ACC semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:51:29 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-03-16 20:52:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia's Mamadi Diakite, left, drives past Florida State's Christ Koumadje, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    David Nichols scores 14 points, No. 12 Florida State knocks off No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals.
    David Nichols scores 14 points, No. 12 Florida State knocks off No. 2 Virginia 69-59 in Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals.
  • No. 5 Duke edges No. 3 UNC 74-73 in ACC semifinals

    No. 5 Duke edges No. 3 UNC 74-73 in ACC semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 11:53 PM EDT2019-03-16 03:53:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-03-16 20:52:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket against North Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 15, 2019.
    Zion Williamson had the go-ahead tip-in on his own miss with 30.3 seconds left and fifth-ranked Duke held off third-ranked North Carolina 74-73 in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals.
    Zion Williamson had the go-ahead tip-in on his own miss with 30.3 seconds left and fifth-ranked Duke held off third-ranked North Carolina 74-73 in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals.
  • Kansas beats West Virginia 88-74 to reach Big 12 finals

    Kansas beats West Virginia 88-74 to reach Big 12 finals

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 04:21:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:22 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:22:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). West Virginia's Emmitt Matthews Jr. (11) gets past Kansas' Mitch Lightfoot (44) to put up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, ...
    Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late in the game with cramps, and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament...
    Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late in the game with cramps, and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals.
  • Kobe Bryant's message to USA Basketball: Be ready

    Kobe Bryant's message to USA Basketball: Be ready

    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:11:23 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:13 PM EDT2019-03-16 19:13:33 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...(Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...
    (Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...(Chinatopix via AP). Former NBA basketball player and FIBA World Cup Ambassador Kobe Bryant, center, speaks during the draw ceremony for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Shenzhen in southern China's Guangdong Province, Saturday, March 16, 2019. Th...
    Kobe Bryant has a message for USA Basketball going into the FIBA World Cup: Be ready.
    Kobe Bryant has a message for USA Basketball going into the FIBA World Cup: Be ready.
  • Shiffrin, Pinturault get wins for the World Cup record book

    Shiffrin, Pinturault get wins for the World Cup record book

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:31:10 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:32 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:32:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin speeds down the course during an alpine ski, women's slalom, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won a slalom Saturday to tie the all-time World Cup mark of 40 career wins in the discipline with Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won a slalom Saturday to tie the all-time World Cup mark of 40 career wins in the discipline with Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark.
  • Astros manager Hinch ejected by Hernandez in 1st inning

    Astros manager Hinch ejected by Hernandez in 1st inning

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:41:37 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:25 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:25:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch motions to the bullpen as he walks out to the mound to make pitching change during the third inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals Sunday, March ...
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch was ejected by plate umpire Angel Hernandez one pitch into the bottom of the first inning of a split squad game against St. Louis.
    Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch was ejected by plate umpire Angel Hernandez one pitch into the bottom of the first inning of a split squad game against St. Louis.
  • Ichiro in Japan: Still enjoying the big leagues while he can

    Ichiro in Japan: Still enjoying the big leagues while he can

    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:51:16 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:31 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:31:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...
    (AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...(AP Photo/Toru Takahashi). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. Ichiro is back in his native Japan and enjoying it while he can. He will play for the Mariners against the Oakland Athletics ...
    Ichiro Suzuki is back in his native Japan for Seattle's season-opening series against Oakland and enjoying it while he can.
    Ichiro Suzuki is back in his native Japan for Seattle's season-opening series against Oakland and enjoying it while he can.
  • Seton Hall beats Marquette 81-79 to reach Big East final

    Seton Hall beats Marquette 81-79 to reach Big East final

    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:51:34 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:12 PM EDT2019-03-16 16:12:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Seton Hall guard Quincy McKnight (0) goes up for a shot against Marquette forward Joey Hauser (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in ...
    Myles Powell sparked Seton Hall with 18 second-half points and Big East player of the year Markus Howard of Marquette came up short on a potential game-winning 3-pointer to give the Pirates a 81-79 victory in the...
    Myles Powell sparked Seton Hall with 18 second-half points and Big East player of the year Markus Howard of Marquette came up short on a potential game-winning 3-pointer to give the Pirates a 81-79 victory in the Big East Tournament semifinal.
  • Shayok sends Iowa State past K-State in Big 12 semifinals

    Shayok sends Iowa State past K-State in Big 12 semifinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 9:23 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:23:25 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 11:01 AM EDT2019-03-16 15:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Kansas State's Cartier Diarra (2) knocks the ball away from Iowa State's Marial Shayok (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 men's tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo.
    Marial Shayok hit back-to-back 3-pointers right in front of his own bench to give Iowa State the lead in the final minute, and the fifth-seeded Cyclones held on at the foul line to beat No. 15 Kansas State 63-59 on...
    Marial Shayok hit back-to-back 3-pointers right in front of his own bench to give Iowa State the lead in the final minute, and the fifth-seeded Cyclones held on at the foul line to beat No. 15 Kansas State 63-59 on Friday night in the Big 12 semifinals.
  • FIFA to make public the vote for 2023 Women's World Cup

    FIFA to make public the vote for 2023 Women's World Cup

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:21:10 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-03-16 14:21:29 GMT
    (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...
    (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this July 5, 2015, file photo, the United States Women’s National Team celebrates with the trophy after they defeated Japan 5-2 in the FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, Bri...
    FIFA agrees to make public its vote on host for 2023 Women's World Cup.
    FIFA agrees to make public its vote on host for 2023 Women's World Cup.
  • Florida hits 3 with second left to upset No. 9 LSU 76-73

    Florida hits 3 with second left to upset No. 9 LSU 76-73

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:34 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:34:19 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:53 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:53:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Florida guard Andrew Nembhard (2) is hugged by Jalen Hudson after Nembhard hit the winning 3-point basket against LSU in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday, Marc...
    Andrew Nembhard hit a 3-pointer with a second left, and Florida rallied from a 13-point deficit in the second half to upset ninth-ranked LSU 76-73 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
    Andrew Nembhard hit a 3-pointer with a second left, and Florida rallied from a 13-point deficit in the second half to upset ninth-ranked LSU 76-73 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
  • Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing

    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing

    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:01 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:01:31 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:52:58 GMT
    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing.
    Double ejection: Bulls, Clippers coaches tossed for arguing.
  • Browns' Kareem Hunt banned 8 games by NFL for 'altercations'

    Browns' Kareem Hunt banned 8 games by NFL for 'altercations'

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:51 AM EDT2019-03-15 14:51:12 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:52 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:52:50 GMT
    NFL suspends Browns running back Kareem Hunt for half the season for 'altercations'.
    NFL suspends Browns running back Kareem Hunt for half the season for 'altercations'.
  • Federer, Nadal on collision course in semis at Indian Wells

    Federer, Nadal on collision course in semis at Indian Wells

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:21 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:21:32 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-16 13:32:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    Federer, yet to drop a set, reaches Indian Wells semis in bid for record 6th title in desert.
    Federer, yet to drop a set, reaches Indian Wells semis in bid for record 6th title in desert.
  • Record lap gives Hamilton 6th straight pole at Australian GP

    Record lap gives Hamilton 6th straight pole at Australian GP

    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:31 AM EDT2019-03-16 07:31:37 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 5:42 AM EDT2019-03-16 09:42:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...
    (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...(AP Photo/Rick Rycroft). A tribute to Charlie Whiting, the former FIA Formula One Race Director who recently passed away, is on the front of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's car during the final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbour...
    Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season-opener for the sixth consecutive year.
    Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season-opener for the sixth consecutive year.
  • McIlroy, Fleetwood share lead at Players Championship

    McIlroy, Fleetwood share lead at Players Championship

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:11:25 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 3:33 AM EDT2019-03-16 07:33:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jim Furyk hits his second shot off the 16th fairway during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jim Furyk hits his second shot off the 16th fairway during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jim Furyk hits his second shot off the 16th fairway during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Jim Furyk hits his second shot off the 16th fairway during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Jim Furyk posts his best score at The Players Championship in the year he wasn't planning to play.
    Jim Furyk posts his best score at The Players Championship in the year he wasn't planning to play.
  • Woods cards highest score ever at 17, makes cut at Players

    Woods cards highest score ever at 17, makes cut at Players

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:41:18 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:33 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:33:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods hits from the drop zone after hitting his tee shot into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods hits from the drop zone after hitting his tee shot into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods hits from the drop zone after hitting his tee shot into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Tiger Woods hits from the drop zone after hitting his tee shot into the water on the 17th hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Tiger Woods hit two balls in the water at the par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass and carded a quadruple-bogey 7 in the second round at The Players Championship.
    Tiger Woods hit two balls in the water at the par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass and carded a quadruple-bogey 7 in the second round at The Players Championship.
  • No. 25 Villanova rallies past Xavier in OT in Big East semis

    No. 25 Villanova rallies past Xavier in OT in Big East semis

    Friday, March 15 2019 9:41 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:41:34 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 1:33 AM EDT2019-03-16 05:33:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) puts up a shot against Xavier guard Kyle Castlin (2) during overtime of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in New York. Villanova w...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) puts up a shot against Xavier guard Kyle Castlin (2) during overtime of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in New York. Villanova w...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) puts up a shot against Xavier guard Kyle Castlin (2) during overtime of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in New York. Villanova w...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) puts up a shot against Xavier guard Kyle Castlin (2) during overtime of an NCAA college basketball semifinal game in the Big East men's tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in New York. Villanova w...
    Phil Booth scored 28 points, Jermaine Samuels hit a trio of critical 3-pointers and No. 25 Villanova rallied past Xavier 71-67 in overtime to reach its fifth consecutive Big East championship game.
    Phil Booth scored 28 points, Jermaine Samuels hit a trio of critical 3-pointers and No. 25 Villanova rallied past Xavier 71-67 in overtime to reach its fifth consecutive Big East championship game.
  • Phillies star Harper hit by pitch, exits with bruised foot

    Phillies star Harper hit by pitch, exits with bruised foot

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:21:17 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:33 AM EDT2019-03-16 04:33:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper high-fives teammates after being taken out during the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.
    New Phillies star Bryce Harper has limped off the field after being hit by a pitch in the right ankle during a spring training game.
    New Phillies star Bryce Harper has limped off the field after being hit by a pitch in the right ankle during a spring training game.
  • Ex-Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person to plead guilty

    Ex-Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person to plead guilty

    Friday, March 15 2019 5:51 PM EDT2019-03-15 21:51:22 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-03-16 04:22:28 GMT
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach Chuck Person is scheduled to plead guilty on Tuesday to a conspiracy charge in a scandal that involved bribes paid to entice young athletes to go to top schools.
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach Chuck Person is scheduled to plead guilty on Tuesday to a conspiracy charge in a scandal that involved bribes paid to entice young athletes to go to top schools.
  • Winston, Loyer lead No. 6 Michigan St. over Ohio St., 77-70

    Winston, Loyer lead No. 6 Michigan St. over Ohio St., 77-70

    Friday, March 15 2019 3:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:11:31 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 10:43 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:43:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Foster Loyer (3) celebrates after scoring a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, ...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Foster Loyer (3) celebrates after scoring a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, ...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Foster Loyer (3) celebrates after scoring a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, ...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Michigan State's Foster Loyer (3) celebrates after scoring a 3-point basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, ...
    Cassius Winston scored 18 points, Foster Loyer provided a lift off the bench with a career-high 14 points, and No. 6 Michigan State gave Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo his 600th career win, 77-70 over Ohio State in...
    Cassius Winston scored 18 points, Foster Loyer provided a lift off the bench with a career-high 14 points, and No. 6 Michigan State gave Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo his 600th career win, 77-70 over Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament.
  • NCAA finds 'severe' recruiting violations at Georgia Tech

    NCAA finds 'severe' recruiting violations at Georgia Tech

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:11 AM EDT2019-03-15 14:11:09 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 10:21 PM EDT2019-03-16 02:21:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner, left, directs his team against Notre Dame during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, March 12, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner, left, directs his team against Notre Dame during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner, left, directs his team against Notre Dame during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, March 12, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner, left, directs his team against Notre Dame during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
    NCAA finds 'severe breach of conduct' in alleged recruiting violations at Georgia Tech.
    NCAA finds 'severe breach of conduct' in alleged recruiting violations at Georgia Tech.
  • Who's on second? Surprised Giants, Angels found out in 9th

    Who's on second? Surprised Giants, Angels found out in 9th

    Friday, March 15 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:11:37 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:23 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:23:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). San Francisco Giants shortstop Alen Hanson, left, throws to first base after forcing out Los Angeles Angels' Brennon Lund at second base in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 15, 2019, in Phoen...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). San Francisco Giants shortstop Alen Hanson, left, throws to first base after forcing out Los Angeles Angels' Brennon Lund at second base in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 15, 2019, in Phoen...
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). San Francisco Giants shortstop Alen Hanson, left, throws to first base after forcing out Los Angeles Angels' Brennon Lund at second base in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 15, 2019, in Phoen...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). San Francisco Giants shortstop Alen Hanson, left, throws to first base after forcing out Los Angeles Angels' Brennon Lund at second base in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game Friday, March 15, 2019, in Phoen...
    Thanks to the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Angels, baseball got a new twist on the old Abbott and Costello gag of "Who's on First?".
    Thanks to the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Angels, baseball got a new twist on the old Abbott and Costello gag of "Who's on First?".
  • Yanks ace Severino to miss all of April because of shoulder

    Yanks ace Severino to miss all of April because of shoulder

    Friday, March 15 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-03-15 16:41:14 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:14 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:14:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino throws in the bullpen at the Yankees spring training baseball facility, in Tampa, Fla. Severino has been scratched from his first s...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino throws in the bullpen at the Yankees spring training baseball facility, in Tampa, Fla. Severino has been scratched from his first s...
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino throws in the bullpen at the Yankees spring training baseball facility, in Tampa, Fla. Severino has been scratched from his first s...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino throws in the bullpen at the Yankees spring training baseball facility, in Tampa, Fla. Severino has been scratched from his first s...
    New York Yankees ace Luis Severino will be miss all of April because of right shoulder inflammation, according to general manager Brian Cashman.
    New York Yankees ace Luis Severino will be miss all of April because of right shoulder inflammation, according to general manager Brian Cashman.
  • FIFA push to spread 2022 Qatar World Cup faces resistance

    FIFA push to spread 2022 Qatar World Cup faces resistance

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:21 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:21:01 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-03-16 01:13:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...
    The president of Barcelona spoke out against the haste to introduce a 24-team Club World Cup in 2021 ahead of the FIFA Council deciding whether to approve the pilot of the enlarged tournament.
    The president of Barcelona spoke out against the haste to introduce a 24-team Club World Cup in 2021 ahead of the FIFA Council deciding whether to approve the pilot of the enlarged tournament.
  • Video review approved by FIFA for Women's World Cup

    Video review approved by FIFA for Women's World Cup

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:41:33 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 8:34 PM EDT2019-03-16 00:34:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez). FIFA President Gianni Infantino talks during a press conference after a FIFA Council Meeting, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Miami. The council approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by a...(AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez). FIFA President Gianni Infantino talks during a press conference after a FIFA Council Meeting, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Miami. The council approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by a...
    (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez). FIFA President Gianni Infantino talks during a press conference after a FIFA Council Meeting, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Miami. The council approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by a...(AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez). FIFA President Gianni Infantino talks during a press conference after a FIFA Council Meeting, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Miami. The council approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by a...
    Video review has been approved for the Women's World Cup, which runs from June 7 to July 7 in France.
    Video review has been approved for the Women's World Cup, which runs from June 7 to July 7 in France.
  • 51 women sue USOC for failing to stop Nassar abuse

    51 women sue USOC for failing to stop Nassar abuse

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:01:26 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 7:53 PM EDT2019-03-15 23:53:04 GMT
    51 women sue USOC, its board members and former top officials for failing to prevent abuse by Nassar.
    51 women sue USOC, its board members and former top officials for failing to prevent abuse by Nassar.
  • No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big 10 tourney

    No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big 10 tourney

    Friday, March 15 2019 5:31 PM EDT2019-03-15 21:31:46 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 7:03 PM EDT2019-03-15 23:03:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Wisconsin's Nate Reuvers (35) drives against Nebraska's James Palmer Jr. (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Wisconsin's Nate Reuvers (35) drives against Nebraska's James Palmer Jr. (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Chicago.
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Wisconsin's Nate Reuvers (35) drives against Nebraska's James Palmer Jr. (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Wisconsin's Nate Reuvers (35) drives against Nebraska's James Palmer Jr. (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Conference tournament, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Chicago.
    Reuvers scores 14 points as No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big Ten tourney.
    Reuvers scores 14 points as No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big Ten tourney.
  • The Latest: Europe refusing to play in bigger Club World Cup

    The Latest: Europe refusing to play in bigger Club World Cup

    Friday, March 15 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:01:25 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 5:34 PM EDT2019-03-15 21:34:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women’s Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of ...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women’s Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of ...
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women’s Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of ...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women’s Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of ...
    The FIFA Council has approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by adding at least one more country in the Persian Gulf to host matches.
    The FIFA Council has approved working with Qatar to explore expanding the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams by adding at least one more country in the Persian Gulf to host matches.
  • Board approves Raiders lease to remain in Oakland in 2019

    Board approves Raiders lease to remain in Oakland in 2019

    Friday, March 15 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:21:22 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:44 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:44:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, fans watch during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Indianapolis Colts at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. The Colise...(AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, fans watch during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Indianapolis Colts at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. The Colise...
    (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, fans watch during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Indianapolis Colts at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. The Colise...(AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, fans watch during the first half of an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Indianapolis Colts at Oakland Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. The Colise...
    The Coliseum Authority has approved a lease agreement to keep the Raiders in Oakland for at least one more season.
    The Coliseum Authority has approved a lease agreement to keep the Raiders in Oakland for at least one more season.
  • LSU clears guard Javonte Smart to play in SEC Tournament

    LSU clears guard Javonte Smart to play in SEC Tournament

    Friday, March 15 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:01:23 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:44 PM EDT2019-03-15 20:44:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary McCullough, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, file photo, LSU guard Javonte Smart (1) looks for an outlet during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida in Gainesville, Fla. Smart will play for in ...(AP Photo/Gary McCullough, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, file photo, LSU guard Javonte Smart (1) looks for an outlet during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida in Gainesville, Fla. Smart will play for in ...
    (AP Photo/Gary McCullough, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, file photo, LSU guard Javonte Smart (1) looks for an outlet during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida in Gainesville, Fla. Smart will play for in ...(AP Photo/Gary McCullough, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, file photo, LSU guard Javonte Smart (1) looks for an outlet during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida in Gainesville, Fla. Smart will play for in ...
    LSU clears guard Javonte Smart to play in SEC Tournament after the freshman cooperated during investigation.
    LSU clears guard Javonte Smart to play in SEC Tournament after the freshman cooperated during investigation.
  • Duke freshman star Zion Williamson returns _ with new Nikes

    Duke freshman star Zion Williamson returns _ with new Nikes

    Friday, March 15 2019 4:11 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:11:10 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 3:34 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:34:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    Duke freshman sensation Zion Williamson returns to the court with a modified pair of Nike sneakers, turns in nearly flawless performance.
    Duke freshman sensation Zion Williamson returns to the court with a modified pair of Nike sneakers, turns in nearly flawless performance.
  • Ichiro arrives in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball only days away

    Ichiro arrives in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball only days away

    Friday, March 15 2019 7:21 AM EDT2019-03-15 11:21:10 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 3:14 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:14:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki smiles upon his team's arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Friday, March 15, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Ma...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki smiles upon his team's arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Friday, March 15, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Ma...
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki smiles upon his team's arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Friday, March 15, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Ma...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki smiles upon his team's arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Friday, March 15, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Ma...
    Ichirio Suzuki has arrived in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball is only days away from starting.
    Ichirio Suzuki has arrived in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball is only days away from starting.
  • Esports league to play global home-and-away schedule

    Esports league to play global home-and-away schedule

    Friday, March 15 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:41:20 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 3:14 PM EDT2019-03-15 19:14:33 GMT
    The Overwatch League plans to use a full home-and-away format beginning in 2020, making it the first professional league in esports or traditional sports to build a regular-season schedule spanning three continents.
    The Overwatch League plans to use a full home-and-away format beginning in 2020, making it the first professional league in esports or traditional sports to build a regular-season schedule spanning three continents.
  • Joan Benoit Samuelson to run Boston Marathon again

    Joan Benoit Samuelson to run Boston Marathon again

    Friday, March 15 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 18:11:18 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-03-15 18:13:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stew Milne, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013 file photo, Joan Benoit Samuelson warms up in Hopkinton, Mass., prior to the start of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. The Boston Athletic Association, which organizes the race, said F...(AP Photo/Stew Milne, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013 file photo, Joan Benoit Samuelson warms up in Hopkinton, Mass., prior to the start of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. The Boston Athletic Association, which organizes the race, said F...
    (AP Photo/Stew Milne, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013 file photo, Joan Benoit Samuelson warms up in Hopkinton, Mass., prior to the start of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. The Boston Athletic Association, which organizes the race, said F...(AP Photo/Stew Milne, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013 file photo, Joan Benoit Samuelson warms up in Hopkinton, Mass., prior to the start of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. The Boston Athletic Association, which organizes the race, said F...
    2-time champion Joan Benoit Samuelson will run the Boston Marathon on April 15.
    2-time champion Joan Benoit Samuelson will run the Boston Marathon on April 15.
  • UConn women likely top seed, but with some question marks

    UConn women likely top seed, but with some question marks

    Friday, March 15 2019 11:01 AM EDT2019-03-15 15:01:24 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 1:24 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:24:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, second from top left, and Napheesa Collier, second from top right, hold the American Athletic Conference (AAC) women's tournament championship trophy presented by associate commissioner for wo...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, second from top left, and Napheesa Collier, second from top right, hold the American Athletic Conference (AAC) women's tournament championship trophy presented by associate commissioner for wo...
    (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, second from top left, and Napheesa Collier, second from top right, hold the American Athletic Conference (AAC) women's tournament championship trophy presented by associate commissioner for wo...(AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, second from top left, and Napheesa Collier, second from top right, hold the American Athletic Conference (AAC) women's tournament championship trophy presented by associate commissioner for wo...
    No. 2 UConn is expected to be awarded a No. 1 seed Monday in the NCAA Tournament for a 13th consecutive year, but this one feels a little different.
    No. 2 UConn is expected to be awarded a No. 1 seed Monday in the NCAA Tournament for a 13th consecutive year, but this one feels a little different.
  • Jokic hits buzzer-beater to lift Nuggets over Mavs 100-99

    Jokic hits buzzer-beater to lift Nuggets over Mavs 100-99

    Friday, March 15 2019 2:41 AM EDT2019-03-15 06:41:38 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 1:04 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:04:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, is congratulated for his game-winning basket by guard Monte Morris during the team's NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Denver. The Nug...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, is congratulated for his game-winning basket by guard Monte Morris during the team's NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Denver. The Nug...
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, is congratulated for his game-winning basket by guard Monte Morris during the team's NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Denver. The Nug...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, is congratulated for his game-winning basket by guard Monte Morris during the team's NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Denver. The Nug...
    Nikola Jokic hit a falling, one-handed shot as time expired to lift the Denver Nuggets over the weary Dallas Mavericks 100-99.
    Nikola Jokic hit a falling, one-handed shot as time expired to lift the Denver Nuggets over the weary Dallas Mavericks 100-99.
  • Man United gets Barcelona in Champions League quarterfinals

    Man United gets Barcelona in Champions League quarterfinals

    Friday, March 15 2019 7:31 AM EDT2019-03-15 11:31:06 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 1:04 PM EDT2019-03-15 17:04:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori). ManU's Marcus Rashford, left, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United at the Parc des Princes stadium in...(AP Photo/Francois Mori). ManU's Marcus Rashford, left, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United at the Parc des Princes stadium in...
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori). ManU's Marcus Rashford, left, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United at the Parc des Princes stadium in...(AP Photo/Francois Mori). ManU's Marcus Rashford, left, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United at the Parc des Princes stadium in...
    Manchester United and Barcelona have been drawn to play each other in the Champions League quarterfinals.
    Manchester United and Barcelona have been drawn to play each other in the Champions League quarterfinals.
  • Raonic ends lucky loser's run, Venus out at Indian Wells

    Raonic ends lucky loser's run, Venus out at Indian Wells

    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:51:26 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 12:42 PM EDT2019-03-15 16:42:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Belinda Bencic, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Belinda Bencic, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Belinda Bencic, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Belinda Bencic, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    Belinda Bencic tops Karolina Pliskova at Indian Wells semis, ensuring return to top 20 ranking.
    Belinda Bencic tops Karolina Pliskova at Indian Wells semis, ensuring return to top 20 ranking.
  • Coaches accused in bribery scandal wielded outsize authority

    Coaches accused in bribery scandal wielded outsize authority

    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:21:30 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 12:03 PM EDT2019-03-15 16:03:50 GMT
    (Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...(Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...
    (Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...(Doug Engle/Star-Banner via AP). In a September 2016 photo, Yale's women's Head Soccer Coach Rudy Meredith gives a high five to a player after making a great play in a scrimmage, in Frankfort, Ky. According to the federal indictments unsealed Tuesday, ...
    Coaches accused of taking bribes were far from the top of their sport, but they did hold the keys to an elite campus.
    Coaches accused of taking bribes were far from the top of their sport, but they did hold the keys to an elite campus.
  • Williamson has 29 points in return, No. 5 Duke rolls in ACCs

    Williamson has 29 points in return, No. 5 Duke rolls in ACCs

    Friday, March 15 2019 12:01 AM EDT2019-03-15 04:01:38 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 10:53 AM EDT2019-03-15 14:53:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) goes up to dunk against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    Zion Williamson made all 13 of his shots, five on high-flying dunks, and scored 29 points in his return to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-72 victory over Syracuse in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals.
    Zion Williamson made all 13 of his shots, five on high-flying dunks, and scored 29 points in his return to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-72 victory over Syracuse in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals.
  • Matchmaker: Justin Thomas links Wie with Jerry West's son

    Matchmaker: Justin Thomas links Wie with Jerry West's son

    Friday, March 15 2019 9:41 AM EDT2019-03-15 13:41:22 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:54 AM EDT2019-03-15 13:54:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2019, file photo, Justin Thomas lines up a putt on the eighth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Major champion. FedEx Cup champion. And n...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2019, file photo, Justin Thomas lines up a putt on the eighth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Major champion. FedEx Cup champion. And n...
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2019, file photo, Justin Thomas lines up a putt on the eighth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Major champion. FedEx Cup champion. And n...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2019, file photo, Justin Thomas lines up a putt on the eighth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Major champion. FedEx Cup champion. And n...
    Justin Thomas serves as matchmaker in engagement of Michelle Wie and Jerry West's son.
    Justin Thomas serves as matchmaker in engagement of Michelle Wie and Jerry West's son.
  • Fleetwood, Bradley tied for lead at Players

    Fleetwood, Bradley tied for lead at Players

    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:01:25 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:53 AM EDT2019-03-15 13:53:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tommy Fleetwood reacts to his putt on the ninth hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tommy Fleetwood reacts to his putt on the ninth hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tommy Fleetwood reacts to his putt on the ninth hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tommy Fleetwood reacts to his putt on the ninth hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Fast-finishing Tommy Fleetwood leads Players Championship with a 65.
    Fast-finishing Tommy Fleetwood leads Players Championship with a 65.
  • West Virginia beats No. 7 Texas Tech 79-74 in Big 12 Tourney

    West Virginia beats No. 7 Texas Tech 79-74 in Big 12 Tourney

    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:51 PM EDT2019-03-15 01:51:37 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-15 13:32:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Tech coach Chris Beard talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia in the Big 12 men's tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. West Virginia won 79-...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Tech coach Chris Beard talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia in the Big 12 men's tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. West Virginia won 79-...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Tech coach Chris Beard talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia in the Big 12 men's tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. West Virginia won 79-...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Texas Tech coach Chris Beard talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia in the Big 12 men's tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. West Virginia won 79-...
    Emmitt Mathews scores career-high 28 points, 10th-seeded West Virginia upsets No. 7 Texas Tech 79-74 in Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals.
    Emmitt Mathews scores career-high 28 points, 10th-seeded West Virginia upsets No. 7 Texas Tech 79-74 in Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals.
  • No. 3 North Carolina beats Louisville 83-70 in ACC quarters

    No. 3 North Carolina beats Louisville 83-70 in ACC quarters

    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:21 PM EDT2019-03-15 01:21:36 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 7:33 AM EDT2019-03-15 11:33:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Coby White, left, reaches across to strip the ball from Louisville's Christen Cunningham, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Coby White, left, reaches across to strip the ball from Louisville's Christen Cunningham, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte...
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Coby White, left, reaches across to strip the ball from Louisville's Christen Cunningham, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte...(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). North Carolina's Coby White, left, reaches across to strip the ball from Louisville's Christen Cunningham, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte...
    Luke Maye had 19 points and nine rebounds, Coby White added 17 points, seven rebounds and six assists and No. 3 North Carolina beat Louisville 83-70 in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals.
    Luke Maye had 19 points and nine rebounds, Coby White added 17 points, seven rebounds and six assists and No. 3 North Carolina beat Louisville 83-70 in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals.
  • Newly signed Le'Veon Bell feels 'amazing' about joining Jets

    Newly signed Le'Veon Bell feels 'amazing' about joining Jets

    Thursday, March 14 2019 8:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 00:11:38 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:13 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Pittsburgh. A person with direct knowledge of t...(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Pittsburgh. A person with direct knowledge of t...
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Pittsburgh. A person with direct knowledge of t...(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) carries the ball during an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Pittsburgh. A person with direct knowledge of t...
    Le'Veon Bell says he feels "amazing" about becoming a member of the New York Jets and looks forward to doing everything he can to make quarterback Sam Darnold's life easier on the field.
    Le'Veon Bell says he feels "amazing" about becoming a member of the New York Jets and looks forward to doing everything he can to make quarterback Sam Darnold's life easier on the field.
  • Mickelson 'shocked' college company he used caught in scheme

    Mickelson 'shocked' college company he used caught in scheme

    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:01:41 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:13 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Phil Mickelson gestures as he waits his turn to tee off on the 13th hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Phil Mickelson gestures as he waits his turn to tee off on the 13th hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Phil Mickelson gestures as he waits his turn to tee off on the 13th hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Phil Mickelson gestures as he waits his turn to tee off on the 13th hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Phil Mickelson 'shocked' to learn college company he used at the center of massive bribery scandal.
    Phil Mickelson 'shocked' to learn college company he used at the center of massive bribery scandal.
  • Guy, Salt help No. 2 Virginia beat NC State 76-56 in ACCs

    Guy, Salt help No. 2 Virginia beat NC State 76-56 in ACCs

    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:01 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:01:34 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:13 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:13:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Virginia's Jack Salt (33) grabs a rebound as North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk (0) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Virginia's Jack Salt (33) grabs a rebound as North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk (0) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Ma...
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Virginia's Jack Salt (33) grabs a rebound as North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk (0) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Ma...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Virginia's Jack Salt (33) grabs a rebound as North Carolina State's DJ Funderburk (0) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Ma...
    Kyle Guy scored 29 points and second-ranked Virginia rallied to beat North Carolina State 76-56 in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
    Kyle Guy scored 29 points and second-ranked Virginia rallied to beat North Carolina State 76-56 in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
  • Slow down: Browns GM tempers expectations after Beckham deal

    Slow down: Browns GM tempers expectations after Beckham deal

    Thursday, March 14 2019 7:51 PM EDT2019-03-14 23:51:37 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 4:02 AM EDT2019-03-15 08:02:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2018, file photo, New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. celebrates a catch against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Two people familiar with the...(AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2018, file photo, New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. celebrates a catch against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Two people familiar with the...
    (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2018, file photo, New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. celebrates a catch against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Two people familiar with the...(AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2018, file photo, New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. celebrates a catch against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Two people familiar with the...
    Browns GM tempers huge expectations following team's acquisition of Beckham.
    Browns GM tempers huge expectations following team's acquisition of Beckham.
  • Dodgers' Seager plays SS for first time since Tommy John

    Dodgers' Seager plays SS for first time since Tommy John

    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:31 PM EDT2019-03-14 22:31:27 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 12:41 AM EDT2019-03-15 04:41:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Collin McHugh casts a shadow as he throws in the bullpen before an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Collin McHugh casts a shadow as he throws in the bullpen before an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Collin McHugh casts a shadow as he throws in the bullpen before an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Houston Astros' Collin McHugh casts a shadow as he throws in the bullpen before an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in West Palm Beach, Fla.
    World Series MVP Steve Pearce needed a trip home to find his swing.
    World Series MVP Steve Pearce needed a trip home to find his swing.
  • Duke star rookie Zion Williamson back for Syracuse in ACCs

    Duke star rookie Zion Williamson back for Syracuse in ACCs

    Thursday, March 14 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 16:21:31 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 11:24 PM EDT2019-03-15 03:24:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Zion Williamson (1) dunks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, in Durham, N.C. Williamson was named both The Associated Press ACC playe...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Zion Williamson (1) dunks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, in Durham, N.C. Williamson was named both The Associated Press ACC playe...
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Zion Williamson (1) dunks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, in Durham, N.C. Williamson was named both The Associated Press ACC playe...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2019, file photo, Duke's Zion Williamson (1) dunks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Clemson, in Durham, N.C. Williamson was named both The Associated Press ACC playe...
    Duke freshman star Zion Williamson will play in the Blue Devils' quarterfinal matchup with Syracuse in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
    Duke freshman star Zion Williamson will play in the Blue Devils' quarterfinal matchup with Syracuse in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
  • Pacers rally from 19-point deficit to beat Thunder 108-106

    Pacers rally from 19-point deficit to beat Thunder 108-106

    Thursday, March 14 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 02:11:53 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 11:23 PM EDT2019-03-15 03:23:56 GMT
    Wesley Matthews tipped in a basket with 1.8 seconds left and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an 18-point deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-106.
    Wesley Matthews tipped in a basket with 1.8 seconds left and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an 18-point deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-106.
  • LSU says Wade still suspended; coach seeks to resume duties

    LSU says Wade still suspended; coach seeks to resume duties

    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:21:49 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 10:33 PM EDT2019-03-15 02:33:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Feig). In this photo taken Feb. 23, 2019, LSU head coach Will Wade, left, and assistant coach Tony Benford, right, watch the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Baton Rouge, La. Benford has been named interim head coach aft...(AP Photo/Bill Feig). In this photo taken Feb. 23, 2019, LSU head coach Will Wade, left, and assistant coach Tony Benford, right, watch the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Baton Rouge, La. Benford has been named interim head coach aft...
    (AP Photo/Bill Feig). In this photo taken Feb. 23, 2019, LSU head coach Will Wade, left, and assistant coach Tony Benford, right, watch the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Baton Rouge, La. Benford has been named interim head coach aft...(AP Photo/Bill Feig). In this photo taken Feb. 23, 2019, LSU head coach Will Wade, left, and assistant coach Tony Benford, right, watch the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Baton Rouge, La. Benford has been named interim head coach aft...
    LSU counsel says Will Wade remains suspended until he talks to university officials; embattled men's basketball coach seeks to resume his duties.
    LSU counsel says Will Wade remains suspended until he talks to university officials; embattled men's basketball coach seeks to resume his duties.
  • MLB players, owners to start labor talks 2 years early

    MLB players, owners to start labor talks 2 years early

    Thursday, March 14 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-03-14 15:11:17 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:43 PM EDT2019-03-15 01:43:31 GMT
    MLB, union take unprecedented step of discussing labor contract that has 3 seasons left.
    MLB, union take unprecedented step of discussing labor contract that has 3 seasons left.
  • Santa Anita to ban medication, whips on race days

    Santa Anita to ban medication, whips on race days

    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:21:20 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:25 PM EDT2019-03-15 01:25:38 GMT
    A filly broke both front legs at the end of a workout on the main dirt track at Santa Anita and has been euthanized, becoming the 22nd horse to suffer catastrophic injuries since Dec. 26.
    A filly broke both front legs at the end of a workout on the main dirt track at Santa Anita and has been euthanized, becoming the 22nd horse to suffer catastrophic injuries since Dec. 26.
  • No. 15 K-State beats TCU 70-61 in Big 12 quarterfinals

    No. 15 K-State beats TCU 70-61 in Big 12 quarterfinals

    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:21:24 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-03-15 00:33:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas State forward Xavier Sneed, right, rebounds against TCU guard RJ Nembhard (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Thursd...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas State forward Xavier Sneed, right, rebounds against TCU guard RJ Nembhard (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Thursd...
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas State forward Xavier Sneed, right, rebounds against TCU guard RJ Nembhard (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Thursd...(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Kansas State forward Xavier Sneed, right, rebounds against TCU guard RJ Nembhard (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 conference tournament in Kansas City, Mo., Thursd...
    Xavier Snead scored 19 points to lead No. 15 Kansas State back from a slow start to beat TCU 70-61 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament.
    Xavier Snead scored 19 points to lead No. 15 Kansas State back from a slow start to beat TCU 70-61 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament.
  • MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

    MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:21:44 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 7:54 PM EDT2019-03-14 23:54:45 GMT
    (Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout...(Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout...
    (Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout...(Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP). This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in Sout...
    Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.
    Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo.
  • Sen. Birch Bayh, champion of Title IX federal law, dies

    Sen. Birch Bayh, champion of Title IX federal law, dies

    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:21:39 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:56 PM EDT2019-03-14 22:56:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2012 file photo, former Sen. Birch Bayh, D-Ind., the author of Title IX in Congress, speaks during a forum in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington in a gathering to ce...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2012 file photo, former Sen. Birch Bayh, D-Ind., the author of Title IX in Congress, speaks during a forum in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington in a gathering to ce...
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2012 file photo, former Sen. Birch Bayh, D-Ind., the author of Title IX in Congress, speaks during a forum in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington in a gathering to ce...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2012 file photo, former Sen. Birch Bayh, D-Ind., the author of Title IX in Congress, speaks during a forum in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington in a gathering to ce...
    Former Sen. Birch Bayh, who championed the Title IX federal law banning discrimination against women in college admissions and sports, has died.
    Former Sen. Birch Bayh, who championed the Title IX federal law banning discrimination against women in college admissions and sports, has died.
  • Correction: College Admissions-Bribery story

    Correction: College Admissions-Bribery story

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 12:21 AM EDT2019-03-13 04:21:38 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:26 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:26:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged...
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Gregory Abbott, founder and chairman of International Dispensing Corporation, leaves after appearing in federal court in New York on bribery charges, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Abbott is among dozens of people who were charged...
    Authorities who accused dozens of super-wealthy parents of paying bribes to get their kids into elite U.S. colleges say the investigation isn't over.
    Authorities who accused dozens of super-wealthy parents of paying bribes to get their kids into elite U.S. colleges say the investigation isn't over.
  • Paschall sends No. 25 Nova past Friars 73-62 in Big East

    Paschall sends No. 25 Nova past Friars 73-62 in Big East

    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:41 PM EDT2019-03-14 18:41:27 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:25:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Villanova's Phil Booth (5) hangs from the rim over Providence's Alpha Diallo (11) after after dunking the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East conference tournament, Thursday, March...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Villanova's Phil Booth (5) hangs from the rim over Providence's Alpha Diallo (11) after after dunking the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East conference tournament, Thursday, March...
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Villanova's Phil Booth (5) hangs from the rim over Providence's Alpha Diallo (11) after after dunking the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East conference tournament, Thursday, March...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Villanova's Phil Booth (5) hangs from the rim over Providence's Alpha Diallo (11) after after dunking the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big East conference tournament, Thursday, March...
    Eric Paschall powers No. 25 Villanova past Providence 73-62 in Big East quarterfinals.
    Eric Paschall powers No. 25 Villanova past Providence 73-62 in Big East quarterfinals.
  • Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer won't return for postseason

    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer won't return for postseason

    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:01 PM EDT2019-03-14 18:01:28 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:05 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:05:02 GMT
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer won't return for postseason on advice of doctors; expected back next season.
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer won't return for postseason on advice of doctors; expected back next season.
  • Some of Clemson defensive linemen workout for NFL executives

    Some of Clemson defensive linemen workout for NFL executives

    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:41:36 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:05 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:05:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Clemson's Dexter Lawrence runs drills during NFL Pro Day, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.(AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Clemson's Dexter Lawrence runs drills during NFL Pro Day, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.
    (AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Clemson's Dexter Lawrence runs drills during NFL Pro Day, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.(AP Photo/Richard Shiro). Clemson's Dexter Lawrence runs drills during NFL Pro Day, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Clemson, S.C.
    Half of Clemson's talented starting defensive front four worked out for evaluators from all 32 NFL teams.
    Half of Clemson's talented starting defensive front four worked out for evaluators from all 32 NFL teams.
  • Court upholds $1.5M award to analyst in MLB Network firing

    Court upholds $1.5M award to analyst in MLB Network firing

    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:21:21 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 5:04 PM EDT2019-03-14 21:04:46 GMT
    A New Jersey appeals court has upheld a $1.5 million jury award to former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mitch Williams over his firing by the MLB Network.
    A New Jersey appeals court has upheld a $1.5 million jury award to former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mitch Williams over his firing by the MLB Network.
  • Guthrie dropped from nominees for contributions to NASCAR

    Guthrie dropped from nominees for contributions to NASCAR

    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:21:45 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:35 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:35:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File). FILE - This April 6, 1978, file photo shows Janet Guthrie posing with a toy race car at a news conference in New York. Guthrie, the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500...(AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File). FILE - This April 6, 1978, file photo shows Janet Guthrie posing with a toy race car at a news conference in New York. Guthrie, the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500...
    (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File). FILE - This April 6, 1978, file photo shows Janet Guthrie posing with a toy race car at a news conference in New York. Guthrie, the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500...(AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File). FILE - This April 6, 1978, file photo shows Janet Guthrie posing with a toy race car at a news conference in New York. Guthrie, the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500...
    Janet Guthrie was dropped from the list of nominees eligible to win the Landmark Award the honors contributions to NASCAR.
    Janet Guthrie was dropped from the list of nominees eligible to win the Landmark Award the honors contributions to NASCAR.
  • Surprise star as teen, Soto helps Nats move on after Harper

    Surprise star as teen, Soto helps Nats move on after Harper

    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:01:22 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:03 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:03:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo, Washington Nationals left fielder Juan Soto (22) looks to the outfield after batting in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game in West Palm Beach, Fla....(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo, Washington Nationals left fielder Juan Soto (22) looks to the outfield after batting in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game in West Palm Beach, Fla....
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo, Washington Nationals left fielder Juan Soto (22) looks to the outfield after batting in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game in West Palm Beach, Fla....(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2019, file photo, Washington Nationals left fielder Juan Soto (22) looks to the outfield after batting in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game in West Palm Beach, Fla....
    It might seem as if Juan Soto has a big hole to fill in the Washington Nationals' lineup now that slugger Bryce Harper gone.
    It might seem as if Juan Soto has a big hole to fill in the Washington Nationals' lineup now that slugger Bryce Harper gone.
  • Shiffrin wins super-G title but 'never thought' she could

    Shiffrin wins super-G title but 'never thought' she could

    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:21 AM EDT2019-03-14 10:21:23 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:44 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:44:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after competing in the women's super G race at the alpine ski World Cup finals, in Soldeu, Andorra, Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after competing in the women's super G race at the alpine ski World Cup finals, in Soldeu, Andorra, Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after competing in the women's super G race at the alpine ski World Cup finals, in Soldeu, Andorra, Thursday, March 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati). United States' Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after competing in the women's super G race at the alpine ski World Cup finals, in Soldeu, Andorra, Thursday, March 14, 2019.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won the World Cup super-G title after placing fourth in the season-ending race, which was won by Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany.
    Mikaela Shiffrin won the World Cup super-G title after placing fourth in the season-ending race, which was won by Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany.
  • Sen. Birch Bayh, author of Title IX law, dies at age 91

    Sen. Birch Bayh, author of Title IX law, dies at age 91

    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:41 AM EDT2019-03-14 13:41:12 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:04 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:04:55 GMT
    Family: Former US Sen. Birch Bayh of Indiana, author of the landmark federal Title IX sports law, has died at age 91.
    Family: Former US Sen. Birch Bayh of Indiana, author of the landmark federal Title IX sports law, has died at age 91.
  • BUBBLE WATCH: TCU, St. John's earn big Wednesday wins

    BUBBLE WATCH: TCU, St. John's earn big Wednesday wins

    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:51 AM EDT2019-03-14 07:51:57 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:44 PM EDT2019-03-14 18:44:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). TCU's Desmond Bane celebrates after making a 3-point shot during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma State in the Big 12 men's tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). TCU's Desmond Bane celebrates after making a 3-point shot during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma State in the Big 12 men's tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. ...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). TCU's Desmond Bane celebrates after making a 3-point shot during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma State in the Big 12 men's tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. ...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). TCU's Desmond Bane celebrates after making a 3-point shot during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma State in the Big 12 men's tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. ...
    TCU and St. John's were among the programs that earned wins on Wednesday to bolster their NCAA Tournament resume.
    TCU and St. John's were among the programs that earned wins on Wednesday to bolster their NCAA Tournament resume.
  • Addition of Antonio Brown 'changed everything' for Raiders

    Addition of Antonio Brown 'changed everything' for Raiders

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-03-13 23:21:31 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:25:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown smiles during the NFL football team's news conference Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Alameda, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown smiles during the NFL football team's news conference Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Alameda, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown smiles during the NFL football team's news conference Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Alameda, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown smiles during the NFL football team's news conference Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Alameda, Calif.
    General manager Mike Mayock and coach Jon Gruden had meticulously put together a plan to rebuild the Oakland Raiders with three first-round draft picks and a couple of smart free agent signings when they suddenly...
    General manager Mike Mayock and coach Jon Gruden had meticulously put together a plan to rebuild the Oakland Raiders with three first-round draft picks and a couple of smart free agent signings when they suddenly got sent in a different direction.
  • Murray doesn't run, but shines as a passer at Pro Day

    Murray doesn't run, but shines as a passer at Pro Day

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:33 PM EDT2019-03-13 22:33:04 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:25:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray goes through passing drills at the university's Pro Day for NFL scouts in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, March 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray goes through passing drills at the university's Pro Day for NFL scouts in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray goes through passing drills at the university's Pro Day for NFL scouts in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, March 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray goes through passing drills at the university's Pro Day for NFL scouts in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
    Murray doesn't run, but shines as a passer at Oklahoma pro day.
    Murray doesn't run, but shines as a passer at Oklahoma pro day.
  • Warriors, minus Durant, end Rockets' 9-game streak, 106-104

    Warriors, minus Durant, end Rockets' 9-game streak, 106-104

    Thursday, March 14 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-03-14 04:31:34 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:25:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, center, shoots as Houston Rockets' Gerald Green (14) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, center, shoots as Houston Rockets' Gerald Green (14) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Houston.
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, center, shoots as Houston Rockets' Gerald Green (14) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Houston.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, center, shoots as Houston Rockets' Gerald Green (14) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Houston.
    Klay Thompson scored 30 points, DeMarcus Cousins had a season-high 27 and the Golden State Warriors snapped Houston's nine-game winning streak with a 106-104 victory over the Rockets.
    Klay Thompson scored 30 points, DeMarcus Cousins had a season-high 27 and the Golden State Warriors snapped Houston's nine-game winning streak with a 106-104 victory over the Rockets.
  • The Latest: Source: Adrian Peterson to return to Redskins

    The Latest: Source: Adrian Peterson to return to Redskins

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-03-13 20:01:33 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:25:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots Jason, left, and Devin McCourty react to fans during their Super Bowl victory parade in Boston. The Patriots’ twin combination in the secondary will remain i...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots Jason, left, and Devin McCourty react to fans during their Super Bowl victory parade in Boston. The Patriots’ twin combination in the secondary will remain i...
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots Jason, left, and Devin McCourty react to fans during their Super Bowl victory parade in Boston. The Patriots’ twin combination in the secondary will remain i...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots Jason, left, and Devin McCourty react to fans during their Super Bowl victory parade in Boston. The Patriots’ twin combination in the secondary will remain i...
    The Latest: Cornerback Pierre Desir agrees to 3-year, $25 million deal to stay with Indianapolis Colts, AP source says.
    The Latest: Cornerback Pierre Desir agrees to 3-year, $25 million deal to stay with Indianapolis Colts, AP source says.
  • Same tournament, new course with Players moving to March

    Same tournament, new course with Players moving to March

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 5:11 PM EDT2019-03-13 21:11:22 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 1:24 PM EDT2019-03-14 17:24:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods hits from the seventh tee during a practice round at The Players Championship golf tournament, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods hits from the seventh tee during a practice round at The Players Championship golf tournament, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods hits from the seventh tee during a practice round at The Players Championship golf tournament, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Tiger Woods hits from the seventh tee during a practice round at The Players Championship golf tournament, Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
    Players Championship goes green with a move to March that makes TPC Sawgrass feel like a new course.
    Players Championship goes green with a move to March that makes TPC Sawgrass feel like a new course.
  • 'He's shady': Ringleader in college scandal irritated others

    'He's shady': Ringleader in college scandal irritated others

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-03-13 22:11:37 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 12:25 PM EDT2019-03-14 16:25:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.(AP Photo/Steven Senne). William "Rick" Singer founder of the Edge College & Career Network, departs federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.
    'He's shady, be careful.' There were early concerns and warnings about man at center of college admissions scandal.
    'He's shady, be careful.' There were early concerns and warnings about man at center of college admissions scandal.
  • Teen spirit: Andreescu, Kecmanovic win at Indian Wells

    Teen spirit: Andreescu, Kecmanovic win at Indian Wells

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:01 PM EDT2019-03-13 22:01:39 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 11:23 AM EDT2019-03-14 15:23:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, returns a shot to Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, returns a shot to Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, returns a shot to Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, returns a shot to Garbine Muguruza, of Spain, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif.
    A couple of teenagers are shaking things up at the BNP Paribas Open.
    A couple of teenagers are shaking things up at the BNP Paribas Open.
  • Ronaldo inspires praise, and more goals, from Messi

    Ronaldo inspires praise, and more goals, from Messi

    Thursday, March 14 2019 10:01 AM EDT2019-03-14 14:01:24 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 11:13 AM EDT2019-03-14 15:13:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League round of 16, 2nd leg, soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympique Lyon at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Sp...
    Now playing in different countries, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo still find ways to inspire one another to new heights.
    Now playing in different countries, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo still find ways to inspire one another to new heights.
  • Riding the wave: Surfers grow up in touching documentary

    Riding the wave: Surfers grow up in touching documentary

    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:21 AM EDT2019-03-14 08:21:04 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:42 AM EDT2019-03-14 13:42:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2005, file photo, Rob Machado competes in the men's semifinals during U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. Machado placed second at the competition. A new documentary, "Momentum Generati...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2005, file photo, Rob Machado competes in the men's semifinals during U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. Machado placed second at the competition. A new documentary, "Momentum Generati...
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2005, file photo, Rob Machado competes in the men's semifinals during U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. Machado placed second at the competition. A new documentary, "Momentum Generati...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2005, file photo, Rob Machado competes in the men's semifinals during U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. Machado placed second at the competition. A new documentary, "Momentum Generati...
    Along for the ride: Success and pain help surfers come of age in touching documentary.
    Along for the ride: Success and pain help surfers come of age in touching documentary.
  • OMG, OBJ: Beckham's arrival makes Browns instant contenders

    OMG, OBJ: Beckham's arrival makes Browns instant contenders

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-03-13 22:11:25 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 8:33 AM EDT2019-03-14 12:33:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brad Penner, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) makes a one handed catch against Washington Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger (36) and linebacker Josh Harvey-Clemons (40) during...(AP Photo/Brad Penner, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) makes a one handed catch against Washington Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger (36) and linebacker Josh Harvey-Clemons (40) during...
    (AP Photo/Brad Penner, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) makes a one handed catch against Washington Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger (36) and linebacker Josh Harvey-Clemons (40) during...(AP Photo/Brad Penner, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2018, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (13) makes a one handed catch against Washington Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger (36) and linebacker Josh Harvey-Clemons (40) during...
    Trading places: Beckham's arrival boosts Browns from clowns to contenders.
    Trading places: Beckham's arrival boosts Browns from clowns to contenders.
  • Whiting's death sets somber tone for opening F1 GP weekend

    Whiting's death sets somber tone for opening F1 GP weekend

    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:31 AM EDT2019-03-14 08:31:16 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:43 AM EDT2019-03-14 08:43:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill). Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain answers a question during the drivers press conference ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The season-opening Australian ...(AP Photo/Andy Brownbill). Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain answers a question during the drivers press conference ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The season-opening Australian ...
    (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill). Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain answers a question during the drivers press conference ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The season-opening Australian ...(AP Photo/Andy Brownbill). Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain answers a question during the drivers press conference ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The season-opening Australian ...
    The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting set a somber tone for the first weekend of the F1 season, with the attention to the regular rivalries such as Hamilton vs. Vettel taking a back seat to tributes for...
    The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting set a somber tone for the first weekend of the F1 season, with the attention to the regular rivalries such as Hamilton vs. Vettel taking a back seat to tributes for a respected racing veteran.
  • NCAA committee convenes with extra attention for LSU

    NCAA committee convenes with extra attention for LSU

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-13 21:01:31 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:23 AM EDT2019-03-14 08:23:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Feig). With his net strand tied to his hat, LSU forward Emmitt Williams (24) shouts with joy while celebrating with the Tiger Girls and Mike the Tiger mascot after an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Baton Rouge,...(AP Photo/Bill Feig). With his net strand tied to his hat, LSU forward Emmitt Williams (24) shouts with joy while celebrating with the Tiger Girls and Mike the Tiger mascot after an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Baton Rouge,...
    (AP Photo/Bill Feig). With his net strand tied to his hat, LSU forward Emmitt Williams (24) shouts with joy while celebrating with the Tiger Girls and Mike the Tiger mascot after an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Baton Rouge,...(AP Photo/Bill Feig). With his net strand tied to his hat, LSU forward Emmitt Williams (24) shouts with joy while celebrating with the Tiger Girls and Mike the Tiger mascot after an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Baton Rouge,...
    NCAA selection committee convenes with extra attention for wiretap-tainted LSU.
    NCAA selection committee convenes with extra attention for wiretap-tainted LSU.
  • Colgate beats Bucknell 94-80 for Patriot League title

    Colgate beats Bucknell 94-80 for Patriot League title

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 10:14 PM EDT2019-03-14 02:14:06 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:54 AM EDT2019-03-14 07:54:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Colgate forward Malcolm Regisford (5) reaches for a rebound next to Bucknell center Nate Sestina (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Patriot League men's tournament in Hamilt...(AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Colgate forward Malcolm Regisford (5) reaches for a rebound next to Bucknell center Nate Sestina (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Patriot League men's tournament in Hamilt...
    (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Colgate forward Malcolm Regisford (5) reaches for a rebound next to Bucknell center Nate Sestina (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Patriot League men's tournament in Hamilt...(AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Colgate forward Malcolm Regisford (5) reaches for a rebound next to Bucknell center Nate Sestina (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Patriot League men's tournament in Hamilt...
    Jordan Burns scores career-high 35 points and Will Rayman adds 18 to lead top-seeded Colgate to a 94-80 win over No. 2 Bucknell in the championship game of the Patriot League Tournament; Raiders going to NCAA...
    Jordan Burns scores career-high 35 points and Will Rayman adds 18 to lead top-seeded Colgate to a 94-80 win over No. 2 Bucknell in the championship game of the Patriot League Tournament; Raiders going to NCAA Tournament for first time since 1996.
  • F1 race director Whiting dies 3 days before Australian GP

    F1 race director Whiting dies 3 days before Australian GP

    Thursday, March 14 2019 12:21 AM EDT2019-03-14 04:21:43 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:24 AM EDT2019-03-14 06:24:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2014, file photo, Charlie Whiting, International Automobile Federation, or FIA, Race Director, gestures answering a question during a news conference at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit ,...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2014, file photo, Charlie Whiting, International Automobile Federation, or FIA, Race Director, gestures answering a question during a news conference at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit ,...
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2014, file photo, Charlie Whiting, International Automobile Federation, or FIA, Race Director, gestures answering a question during a news conference at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit ,...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2014, file photo, Charlie Whiting, International Automobile Federation, or FIA, Race Director, gestures answering a question during a news conference at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit ,...
    The governing body for international auto racing says its Formula One director Charlie Whiting has died from a pulmonary embolism.
    The governing body for international auto racing says its Formula One director Charlie Whiting has died from a pulmonary embolism.
  • Musher's journey from feeding sled dogs to winning Iditarod

    Musher's journey from feeding sled dogs to winning Iditarod

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 7:51 AM EDT2019-03-13 11:51:12 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 12:34 AM EDT2019-03-14 04:34:09 GMT
    Pete Kaiser has become the latest Alaska Native to win the Iditarod dog sled race.
    Pete Kaiser has become the latest Alaska Native to win the Iditarod dog sled race.
  • Bridgewater discusses possible hometown return with Dolphins

    Bridgewater discusses possible hometown return with Dolphins

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-14 02:11:41 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 10:14 PM EDT2019-03-14 02:14:22 GMT
    Free agent quarterback Teddy Bridgewater met with the Miami Dolphins to discuss playing for his hometown team and visit ended without a contract agreement.
    Free agent quarterback Teddy Bridgewater met with the Miami Dolphins to discuss playing for his hometown team and visit ended without a contract agreement.
  • APNewsBreak: FIFA wants 24-team Club World Cup in 2021

    APNewsBreak: FIFA wants 24-team Club World Cup in 2021

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-13 17:51:33 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 9:43 PM EDT2019-03-14 01:43:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women's Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of an executive committee meeting in Rome, Wednesda...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women's Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of an executive committee meeting in Rome, Wednesda...
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women's Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of an executive committee meeting in Rome, Wednesda...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). FIFA President Gianni Infantino holds the official ball of the upcoming Women's Soccer World Championship as he poses for photographers during a press conference at the end of an executive committee meeting in Rome, Wednesda...
    FIFA Council members will be asked on Friday to approve a pilot tournament for an expanded 24-team Club World Cup in June-July 2021, The Associated Press has learned.
    FIFA Council members will be asked on Friday to approve a pilot tournament for an expanded 24-team Club World Cup in June-July 2021, The Associated Press has learned.
  • Jaguars officially agree to terms with QB Nick Foles

    Jaguars officially agree to terms with QB Nick Foles

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 8:51 PM EDT2019-03-14 00:51:28 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 8:53 PM EDT2019-03-14 00:53:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) calls for the snap during the first half of the NFL football game between the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles...(AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) calls for the snap during the first half of the NFL football game between the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles...
    (AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) calls for the snap during the first half of the NFL football game between the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles...(AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 file photo, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) calls for the snap during the first half of the NFL football game between the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles...
    Jacksonville Jaguars and free agent quarterback Nick Foles officially agreed to terms on a four-year, $88 million contract.
    Jacksonville Jaguars and free agent quarterback Nick Foles officially agreed to terms on a four-year, $88 million contract.
  • Blackshear, No. 16 Virginia Tech beat Miami 71-56 in ACCs

    Blackshear, No. 16 Virginia Tech beat Miami 71-56 in ACCs

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 4:52 PM EDT2019-03-13 20:52:34 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 7:54 PM EDT2019-03-13 23:54:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia Tech's Kerry Blackshear Jr. (24) shoots against Miami's Dejan Vasiljevic (1) and Ebuka Izundu (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C....(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia Tech's Kerry Blackshear Jr. (24) shoots against Miami's Dejan Vasiljevic (1) and Ebuka Izundu (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C....
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia Tech's Kerry Blackshear Jr. (24) shoots against Miami's Dejan Vasiljevic (1) and Ebuka Izundu (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C....(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Virginia Tech's Kerry Blackshear Jr. (24) shoots against Miami's Dejan Vasiljevic (1) and Ebuka Izundu (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C....
    Kerry Blackshear has 19 points, 10 rebounds to help No. 16 Virginia Tech beat Miami 71-56 in 2nd round of Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
    Kerry Blackshear has 19 points, 10 rebounds to help No. 16 Virginia Tech beat Miami 71-56 in 2nd round of Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
  • Buccaneers address need for LB, WR, punter in free agency

    Buccaneers address need for LB, WR, punter in free agency

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-03-13 23:21:29 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 7:23 PM EDT2019-03-13 23:23:09 GMT
    Buccaneers fill needs without a big splash on opening day of free agency.
    Buccaneers fill needs without a big splash on opening day of free agency.
  • Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

    Court reinstates late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-03-13 14:21:12 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:45 PM EDT2019-03-13 22:45:25 GMT
    Massachusetts' highest court has reinstated former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction.
    Massachusetts' highest court has reinstated former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction.
  • BaseballMore>>

  • AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the third inning of a spring training baseball game Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
    AP source: Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels close to finalizing $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter record for largest deal in North American sports history.
  • Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Maddon, Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:21:24 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    (AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...(AP Photo/Matt Marton, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon (70) looks on after Milwaukee Brewers' Domingo Santana (16) scores during the eighth inning of a tie break baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in ...
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
    Joe Maddon, Chicago Cubs looking to rebound from disappointing finish.
  • Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps 'em guessing about future

    Monday, March 18 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-18 22:41:23 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:53:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Seattle Mariners' Ichiro Suzuki warms up during his team's practice at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo Saturday, March 16, 2019. The Mariners will play in a two-baseball game series against the Oakland Athletics to open the Major League ...
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
    Ichiro Suzuki is keeping everyone guessing about his future as Major League Baseball opens at the Tokyo Dome.
  • FootballMore>>

  • New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    New NFL rules likely coming, but not replay for penalties

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:11:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman (23) breaks up a pass intended for New Orleans Saints' Tommylee Lewis during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game in...
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
    The blatant non-call late in the NFC championship game caused a lot of consternation among Saints fans and led to calls for change in the NFL's replay system.
  • QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    QB Fitzpatrick glad to be on move again, this time to Miami

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:11:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...(AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File). FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) rushes for a touchdown against the New York Giants during an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. Fitzpatrick has agree...
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
    Experience tells QB Ryan Fitzpatrick his job with the Miami Dolphins, his 8th team, might not last long.
  • Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:33 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:33:07 GMT
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
    A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in her dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation.
  • BasketballMore>>

  • Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:21:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
  • ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
  • Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:11:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
  • HockeyMore>>

  • Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Lightning top Coyotes 4-1 to clinch Presidents' Trophy

    Monday, March 18 2019 10:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 02:51:35 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:02 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:02:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27), center Steven Stamkos (91), defenseman Erik Cernak (81) and left wing Ondrej Palat (18) celebrate Stamkos' goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Arizo...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice...
    Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents' Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice advantage throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs.
  • Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Killorn scores 3 as Lightning beat Capitals 6-3

    Saturday, March 16 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-03-17 02:11:33 GMT
    Sunday, March 17 2019 2:51 AM EDT2019-03-17 06:51:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Jason Behnken). Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Alex Killorn (17) celebrates his first of two goals during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
    Alex Killorn scored three goals for his first career hat trick, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 in the teams' first meeting since last year's Eastern Conference finals.
  • Mitchell, Jazz back Westbrook, say Utah won't condone racism

    Mitchell, Jazz back Westbrook, say Utah won't condone racism

    Tuesday, March 12 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-03-12 22:11:38 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 1:54 PM EDT2019-03-13 17:54:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook gets into a heated verbal altercation with fans in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, March 11, 2019, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook gets into a heated verbal altercation with fans in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, March 11, 2019, in Salt Lake City.
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook gets into a heated verbal altercation with fans in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, March 11, 2019, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook gets into a heated verbal altercation with fans in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, March 11, 2019, in Salt Lake City.
    A day after NBA star Russell Westbrook directed vulgar comments toward two fans, the Utah Jazz responded by banning one of the fans from their arena.
    A day after NBA star Russell Westbrook directed vulgar comments toward two fans, the Utah Jazz responded by banning one of the fans from their arena.
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  • Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Early reveal UConn women not top seed; Baylor No. 1 overall

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 3:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 07:21:37 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey instructs her team against Iowa State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Big 12 women's conference tournament championship in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 11, 2019.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
    Early reveal of women's NCAA Tournament bracket gave UConn extra time to prepare for rarity of not being top seed; no surprise Baylor No. 1 overall.
  • ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    ESPN analyst Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota unnecessary

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:01 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:01:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Nell Redmond). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) celebrates after Duke defeated Florida State in the NCAA college basketball championship game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 16, 2019.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
    ESPN analyst Jay Bilas thinks Louisville-Minnesota matchup takes away from basketball.
  • Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:11:15 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:43:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...(AP Photo/Larry Neumeister, File). FILE -- In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, former Auburn University assistant men's basketball coach, Chuck Person, leaves Manhattan federal court in New York, after an initial appearance before a magistrate judge. Per...
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.
    Former Auburn assistant basketball coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in a college basketball bribery scandal.