Attorneys for the parents of a 19-year-old football player who died of heatstroke after practice at a Kansas community college in August last year say negotiations with the school remain on trackBy ROXANA HEGEMAN Associated PressDecember 12, 2019, 8:02 PM3 min readWICHITA, Kan. -- Attorneys for the parents...
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott says an expanded College Football Playoff would alleviate the pressure it puts on conferences that get left outBy RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football WriterDecember 12, 2019, 7:56 PM4 min readNEW YORK -- A Pac-12 team has made the College Football Playoff just twice...
New Jersey's fast-growing sports betting market continued to set monthly records in November as more than a half-billion dollars' worth of wagers were placedBy WAYNE PARRY Associated PressDecember 12, 2019, 8:32 PM3 min readATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- New Jersey's fast-growing sports betting market continued to set monthly records...
A professional golfer was one of 124 people arrested in Florida in a prostitution and human-trafficking stingDecember 12, 2019, 6:38 PM1 min readBARTOW, Fla. -- A professional golfer was one of 124 people arrested in Florida in a prostitution and human-trafficking sting. Tommy “Two Gloves" Gainey, 44,...
Syracuse has struggled so far this season, losing four of its first eight games to Power Five teams, each by double digitsBy JOHN KEKIS AP Sports WriterDecember 12, 2019, 4:42 PM5 min readUNDATED -- Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim isn't used to this — nine games into the season...
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. -- To unwind, Italian downhill racer Dominik Paris sometimes screams into a microphone. Not so much screams as hauntingly growls out lyrics he wrote himself. Being the lead singer of a heavy metal band called ...
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is The Associated Press college football player of the year in a landslideBy RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football WriterDecember 12, 2019, 5:02 PM2 min read LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is The Associated Press college football player of the year in a landslide vote. Burrow,...
A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that former AL Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello and the New York Mets have a agreed to a $10 million, one-year contract,  Porcello is a right-hander who turns 31 this monthBy RONALD BLUM AP Baseball WriterDecember...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In his den overlooking the 14th hole at Quail Hollow, there are a handful of reminders of Felix Sabates' 30 years in NASCAR — a photo of the team owner at one of his first races; a bobblehead of close friend and rival Rick Hendrick;...
Major League Baseball will start testing for opioids and cocaineDecember 12, 2019, 4:23 PM2 min readSAN DIEGO -- Major League Baseball will start testing for opioids and cocaine, but only players who do not cooperate with their treatment plans will be subject to discipline. Marijuana will be removed from...