No. 1 ’Nova rips Georgetown 88-56

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — After watching Villanova make 3-pointer after 3-pointer and build a hard-to-fathom lead — 20, then 30, eventually...

Brady limited participant in practice with right hand injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots say quarterback Tom Brady did not attend a scheduled AFC championship news conference Wednesday because he was meeting...

Holtmann makes Big Ten history as Ohio State sinks Northwestern

BY MIKE HELFGOT Associated Press ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Chris Holtmann figured an off-night from Keita Bates-Diop was inevitable. So, too, is the Ohio State coach’s...

Andrew McCutchen eager for challenge of a tough right field

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Andrew McCutchen figures San Francisco’s AT&T Park outfield is so big, playing right field will make...

GoDaddy to sponsor Patrick in ‘Danica Double’

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Danica Patrick is going back to green. GoDaddy Green, to be exact — a fitting color for her farewell tour....

Cubs, Duensing agree to $7 million, 2-year deal

By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs bolstered their revamped bullpen on Wednesday, bringing back Brian Duensing with a $7 million,...

Earnhardt Jr. to help NBC Sports at Super Bowl, Olympics

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nearly every day brings a new experience for Dale Earnhardt Jr., who spent the first...

No. 3 Boilers keep rolling, blowing out Badgers 78-50

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — No. 3 Purdue keeps it simple. Move the ball, continue scrapping and share the credit as...

Spalding scores 23, Louisville beats Irish 82-78 in double OT

By ANTHONY ANDERSON Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Louisville’s homegrown upper classmen proved too grown for Notre Dame in a double overtime tug-of-war Tuesday...

IndyCar unveils 2018 race car at auto show in Detroit

By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer DETROIT (AP) — IndyCar unveiled its 2018 race car — and Mario Andretti is evidently a fan. “I hear a lot...