• Investigation: NCAA schools' spending on college football recruiting is skyrocketing By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    INVESTIGATION: NCAA SCHOOLS' SPENDING ON COLLEGE FOOTBALL RECRUITING IS SKYROCKETING

    The college football arms race is being reflected in recruiting expenditures, which have climbed dramatically among top NCAA programs...

  • Wife of Arkansas State football coach Blake Anderson dies following cancer battle By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    WIFE OF ARKANSAS STATE FOOTBALL COACH BLAKE ANDERSON DIES FOLLOWING CANCER BATTLE

    Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas football head coach Blake Anderson, passed away Monday after a long battle with cancer. She was...

  • By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    WENDY ANDERSON, WIFE OF ARKANSAS STATE COACH, DIES

    Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, has died after a two-year fight with breast cancer

  • Serena Williams set to begin 2020 season in Auckland By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    SERENA WILLIAMS SET TO BEGIN 2020 SEASON IN AUCKLAND

    Serena Williams set to begin 2020 season at Auckland's ASB Classic

  • Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    DUCKHEE LEE DOWNPLAYS DEAFNESS, WINS ATP TOURNAMENT DEBUT

    Duckhee Lee doesn't want to be defined by his deafness as he makes his way in professional tennis

    Tennis
  • Raiders rookie RB Jacobs flashes in brief preseason moment By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    RAIDERS ROOKIE RB JACOBS FLASHES IN BRIEF PRESEASON MOMENT

    Rookie Josh Jacobs flashed in what figures to be the only series he plays in the entire preseason for the Oakland Raiders

  • Reality Check: Why your Top 25 team could tank in 2019 By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    REALITY CHECK: WHY YOUR TOP 25 TEAM COULD TANK IN 2019

    Reality Check: AP preseason Top 25 teams tank ever year. It's just a fact. Why your team could be in danger of being a disappointment...

  • Homegrown Husker Stille excited to be part resurgence By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    HOMEGROWN HUSKER STILLE EXCITED TO BE PART RESURGENCE

    Nebraska defense counting on homegrown Ben Stille and rest of line to lead resurgence

  • Running track sped up success for Badgers RB Jonathan Taylor By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    RUNNING TRACK SPED UP SUCCESS FOR BADGERS RB JONATHAN TAYLOR

    Running track sped up the success for Wisconsin star RB Jonathan Taylor

    Running
  • Pick Six: New coordinators with chance to make big impact By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    PICK SIX: NEW COORDINATORS WITH CHANCE TO MAKE BIG IMPACT

    Pick Six: New coordinators such as Briles, Gattis and Grinch could make big impact in 2019

  • Drew Lock leaves with right hand injury against 49ers By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    DREW LOCK LEAVES WITH RIGHT HAND INJURY AGAINST 49ERS

    Broncos rookie quarterback Drew Lock left early in the third quarter with an injury to his right hand in Denver's preseason game against...

  • 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo finished his preseason start vs. Broncos with a 0.0 QB rating By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    49ERS' JIMMY GAROPPOLO FINISHED HIS PRESEASON START VS. BRONCOS WITH A 0.0 QB RATING

    Jimmy Garoppolo struggled mightily in his limited action Monday night in the San Francisco 49ers' game against the Denver Broncos.

  • Garappolo shaky in 49ers' 24-15 win over Broncos By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    GARAPPOLO SHAKY IN 49ERS' 24-15 WIN OVER BRONCOS

    Emmanuel Sanders shines in the Denver Broncos' 24-15 preseason loss to the San Francisco 49ers, whose quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo had...

  • By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    AHN WINS; VANDEWEGHE, ZHANG, PUTINTSEVA FALL IN BRONX TENNIS

    Kristie Ahn began the final preparation for her return to the U.S. Open with a first-round victory at the Bronx Open, where fellow...

    Tennis
  • By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    HERMANS WINS TOUR OF UTAH WITH STRONG RIDE IN FINAL STAGE

    Ben Hermans finished near the front once more in the final stage of the Tour of Utah on Sunday, allowing him to wrap up the overall...

  • USOPC proposes more athletes on board as part of overhaul By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    USOPC PROPOSES MORE ATHLETES ON BOARD AS PART OF OVERHAUL

    USOPC proposes more athlete representation as part of bylaw overhaul

  • Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown files new helmet grievance against NFL, per reports By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    OAKLAND RAIDERS WR ANTONIO BROWN FILES NEW HELMET GRIEVANCE AGAINST NFL, PER REPORTS

    The Antonio Brown helmet saga continues. The Oakland Raiders WR has filed a new grievance against the NFL, according to reports.

  • By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    HAWKS PROMOTE GM SCHLENK TO PRESIDENT OF BASKETBALL OPS

    The Atlanta Hawks have given general manager Travis Schlenk an extra title: president of basketball operations

  • Jim Hardy, 1945 Rose Bowl MVP and former NFL QB, dies at 96 By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    JIM HARDY, 1945 ROSE BOWL MVP AND FORMER NFL QB, DIES AT 96

    Jim Hardy, who was the 1945 Rose Bowl MVP while playing for USC and also holds the NFL single-game record for interceptions, passed...

    Bowling
  • Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia By USA Today   -   Aug 20, 2019

    WOODS WANTS US PRESIDENTS CUP TEAM PLAYING BEFORE AUSTRALIA

    Woods wants Americans to stay sharp ahead of Presidents Cup in December in Australia