With football season over, Coach Roger Barlow has moved indoors for another season of Coffee County Central High School wrestling. The 2017 season was not the team’s best in recent memory; Coffee County dealt with many injuries as well as attrition over the course of the year, which hurt the…
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WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a pro football fan charged with drunken driving after a crash told police he drank too much because his favorite team isn't any good.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — On a night when he reached an impressive personal milestone, Joe Thornton wasn't taking stock of his career accomplishments.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pekka Rinne is off to an even better start than last season when he finally won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's best goalie, and backup Juuse Saros ranks among the league's top 10 for victories.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No. 5 Tennessee celebrated its first top-five ranking in more than a decade by showcasing the stingy defense that helped these Volunteers earn their rare status.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Scottie James scored 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Caleb Homesley grabbed 12 rebounds, scored 10 points and made six assists and Liberty beat Division II Trevecca Nazarene 93-40 on Tuesday night.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Skylar Mays' soaring, one-handed, frenzy-inciting jam on a determined drive down the lane made it clear he won't always be overshadowed by the highly regarded recruits that have made LSU basketball relevant again.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rayjon Tucker scored 15 points on 7-of-8 shooting and Kris Bankston had 14 points and eight rebounds to propel Little Rock to an 83-67 victory over Tennessee State on Tuesday night.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Easley and Thomas Smallwood each scored 18 points and Chattanooga poured it on in the second half to beat Cumberland (TN) 92-61 on Tuesday night.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Adam Saeed and Zaquavian Smith combined to score 44 points and Savannah State picked up its second win at home, pulling away from winless Tennessee Tech down the stretch to take a 97-83 victory on Tuesday night.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have signed running back Dalyn Dawkins off their practice squad with David Fluellen out at least against Indianapolis with an injured knee.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has decided Music City is the place to keep its basketball tournament for years to come, extending its deal with an option that could keep the event in Nashville through 2035.
Six teams — including all of the AFC East — are off this week. But besides the Patriots, no other team has essential fantasy starters to replace.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Lee Westwood and Matt Kuchar won last week, each ending four-plus years without winning on their home circuit. They also won without their regular caddies.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Missouri offensive coordinator Derek Dooley said he's grateful about the opportunity he had at Tennessee as the former Volunteers head coach prepares for his return to Knoxville.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Jason Dufner scanned down both sides of the crowded practice range Tuesday at Sea Island as he tried to find a spot to practice.
Coffee County Middle School's basketball teams traveled to McMinnville Monday night for a conference match up with Warren County Middle. The Lady Raiders escaped with a hard-fought 34-32 overtime win. On the boys' side, the Raiders fell 38-27.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Every player on South Carolina's team knows the reason the Gamecocks went 4-4 in the Southeastern Conference and are still trying to become bowl eligible in mid-November — they have struggled to maintain momentum for an entire game.
The Associated Press has been honoring college football's best with an All-America team since 1925. The full three-team AP All-America selections will be unveiled in December. The ninth All-America watch of the season features West Virginia's virtually unblockable linebacker, UCLA's bright s…
CENTENNIAL, Colo. & DEL MAR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--National CineMedia (NCM), America’s Movie Network, and ScoreStream, the first dedicated crowd sourcing platform for local sports, are teaming up to bring local sports highlights to a movie theater near you.
TEL AVIV, Israel & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--Bleacher Report today announced it has expanded its relationship with WSC Sports, the leader in AI powered sports video content, to create and distribute video highlights of the UEFA (Union of European Football Association) game…
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Eli Manning threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard with 53 seconds left and the New York Giants snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the San Francisco 49ers 27-23 on Monday night.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks had all weekend to stew over their worst game of the season. They responded Monday night with a win against the NHL's top team.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Joe Ingles packaged 19 points and four stitches in a rough and tumble battle with Memphis that ultimately earned the Utah Jazz their third straight victory.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dylan Windler had 34 points and 11 rebounds to help Belmont overcome a 10-point deficit and beat Middle Tennessee 92-73 on Monday night.
Westwood's basketball teams returned to Manchester Monday night to take on Community Middle School. Following losses at Middle Tennessee Christian on Thursday, both the Rockets and Lady Rockets were handed another defeat. The girls fell 44-11 and were followed by the boys losing 37-16.
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Francois Lewis made 7 of 9 from the field and led five Presbyterian players in double figures with 18 points to help the Blue Hose beat Welch 109-57 on Monday night.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — LaQuincy Rideau made two free throws with 2.7 seconds left in overtime and scored 17 points, helping South Florida beat Austin Peay 74-70 on Monday night.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — On a couple of occasions this season, Tennessee outside linebacker Darrell Taylor has resembled one of the most dominant pass rushers in the nation.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX), celebrates Olympic medalist and Skechers Performance ambassador Matt Kuchar’s victory at the Mayakoba Golf Classic at El Camaleon Golf Course yesterday, November 11, 2018, in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Kuch…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke changed everything about who AP Top 25 voters considered to be the nation's best team with a single dominating performance against a marquee opponent.
NEW YORK (AP) — Getting ranked so quickly wasn't on Lindsay Whalen's mind when she took over the head coaching job at Minnesota this season.
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced that Jennifer Hobbs, Senior Data Scientist, will present at the USA Sports Analytics and Technology Conference at the CityPlace Tower on Thursday, November 15 in Dallas, Texas.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — In the time it takes for a red light to turn green, Leonard Sciascia can get his sports bets made, turn around and head home.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — In a story Nov. 6 about a basketball game between No. 8 North Carolina and Wofford, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of a Wofford player. He is Fletcher Magee, not Fletcher McGee.
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--Polaris ®, football great and avid hunter Joe Thomas, and a group of wounded and disabled veterans participated in a hunt to raise awareness and funding for LEEK Hunting & Mountain Preserve. Committed to the recovery of our nation’s veterans, …
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--WWE ® (NYSE: WWE) and Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced today that WrestleMania 34 generated $175 million in economic impact for the greater New Orleans region this past April, according to a study conducted by the Enigma Research C…
All Times ESTAMERICAN CONFERENCEEastWLTPctPFPANew England730.700280236Miami550.500199256Buffalo370.300137251N.Y. Jets370.300208254SouthWLTPctPFPAHouston630.667216184Tennessee540.556168151Indianapolis450.444260239Jacksonville360.333160199NorthWLTPctPFPAPittsburgh621.722279209Cincinnati540.556…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A fan reaching for a free T-shirt is in critical but stable condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after losing his balance and falling through the awning that covers the tunnel to the Tennessee Titans' locker room.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The New England Patriots dipped into their bag of tricks, and wide receiver Julian Edelman threw to a wide-open Tom Brady.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Ty-Shon Alexander scored a career-high 20 points and Creighton closed on a 24-6 run to rally past East Tennessee State 75-69 on Sunday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Zerrick Cooper threw three touchdown passes to help Jacksonville State clinch its fifth-straight Ohio Valley Conference title with a 41-14 rout of Tennessee State on Saturday.