RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Choi leads rain-delayed RBC Heritage

    April 18, 2014

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - K.J. Choi's early tee time and quick start moved him to the top of the rain-delayed RBC Heritage on Friday.

  • Haas withdraws with wrist injury

    April 18, 2014

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Former FedEx Cup champion Bill Haas withdrew Friday from the RBC Heritage with a wrist injury.

  • Austria: Ex-players led match-fixing organization

    April 18, 2014

    GRAZ, Austria (AP) - In the biggest match-fixing scandal in Austrian soccer, three former players are accused of attempting to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013 with bets of up to $415,000 a match.

  • NCAA could force hardship transfers to sit 1 year

    April 18, 2014

    Student-athletes who seek transfers due to ''difficult life circumstances'' might have to sit out a season but gain an extra year of eligibility starting in 2015-16.

  • Simpson signs with DePaul

    April 18, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - Former Chicago high school star Aaron Simpson has signed a letter of intent to play at DePaul next season.

  • NBA playoffs looking more wide-open than expected

    April 18, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - It's hardly a certainty that the No. 1 seeds in the conference playoffs will reach the NBA Finals. It's happened that way only 11 times in the last 35 years.

  • Gonzaga signs son of Arvydas Sabonis

    April 18, 2014

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Gonzaga has signed 6-foot-10 forward Domantas Sabonis, the 17-year-old son of former NBA center Arvydas Sabonis.

  • Tulsa businessman Kaiser joins Thunder ownership

    April 18, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has joined the Oklahoma City Thunder's ownership team.

  • Strong makes Texas debut with spring scrimmage

    April 18, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - For the first time since 1997, the Texas Longhorns will suit up for a game without Mack Brown on the sideline.

  • Teixeira plays in 2nd extended spring game

    April 18, 2014

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira singled in five at-bats during his second extended spring training game since injuring his right leg.