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Golson gets chance to replace Winston at Florida State

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Everett Golson came oh-so close to beating Florida State with Notre Dame last year. Now, he has another chance for victory at Doak Campbell Stadium – only this time, he’ll be playing for the home team. Golson is transferring to Florida State, where he will have the chance to replace Jameis Winston as the Seminoles’ starting quarterback. Florida State said …

Headlines from around the world in sports

Friday, May 15, 2015

INDYCAR Newgarden flips car in Indianapolis 500 practice INDIANAPOLIS – Josef Newgarden flipped his car yesterday in Indianapolis 500 practice. The 24-year-old Tennessee driver was …

NHTI softball team settles for fourth place in national tourney

Thursday, May 14, 2015

The NHTI softball team was eliminated from the USCAA national tournament in Akron, Ohio, with a 9-2 loss to Berea College (of Kentucky) yesterday. The …

Badgers’ Ryan not first to let emotions run hot after loss

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Minutes after Seton Hall lost the 1989 NCAA championship game in overtime, with a debatable blocking foul sending Michigan’s Rumeal Robinson to the line for the winning free throws, Pirates Coach P.J. Carlesimo did the unimaginable when he …

As Blue Devils celebrate title, looking ahead to 2015-16

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – Nobody will hang any nets to replace the ones Duke cut down Monday night for several months, giving the Blue Devils plenty of time to celebrate their fifth national championship. That doesn’t mean everyone else isn’t …

UConn women’s basketball titles

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

2015 – UConn 63, Notre Dame 53 2014 – UConn 79, Notre Dame 58 2013 – UConn 93, Louisville 60 2010 – UConn 53, Stanford 47 2009 – UConn 76, Louisville 54 2004 – UConn 70, Tennessee 61 2003 – UConn 73, Tennessee 68 2002 – UConn 82, …

Three-Peat: UConn beats Notre Dame for third straight title

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. – Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are a perfect 10. The Hall of Fame coach joined some elite company in UCLA’s John Wooden after tying the Wizard of Westwood with his 10th NCAA Tournament title. …

UConn, Notre Dame set for rematch with national title at stake

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. – The women’s basketball championship game will have a familiar feel to it with UConn and Notre Dame playing for a title for the second straight year. It won’t be like last season’s game, when much …

Duke rallies past Wisconsin, 68-63, to win fifth national title

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – Call them freshmen. Please, do not call them kids. Led by Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, Duke’s talented group of youngsters outscored Wisconsin by 14 points over the final 13 minutes last night to grit out …

Duke, Wisconsin step into spotlight in national title game

Monday, April 6, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about. It was a rarity for a program with such a championship pedigree, not to mention a …

UConn back in title game after 81-58 win over Maryland

Monday, April 6, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. – Breanna Stewart and Morgan Tuck have UConn back in the championship game for the third straight year. Now the Huskies are one victory away from a third straight title. Stewart scored 25 points and Tuck …

Coach Frese, Maryland hopes to end UConn’s run at Final Four

Sunday, April 5, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. – Brenda Frese and her Maryland Terrapins aren’t just happy to be back in the Final Four for a second straight season. They plan on sticking around through the weekend and play on Tuesday night for …

Headlines from around the world in sports

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Golf Kim opens three-shot lead in ANA Inspiration RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. – Sei Young Kim made two late birdies yesterday to take a three-stroke lead in the ANA Inspiration. The long-hitting South Korean player shot a 3-under 69 to reach 10 under at Mission Hills with a round …