NFL threatens to suspend 4 players

By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Pro Football Writer The NFL is still seeking an audience with the four linebackers it’s investigating for an alleged link to performance-enhancing...

Formal charges filed against 5 Notre Dame football players

ROCHESTER, Ind. (AP) — Four Notre Dame football players and another kicked off the team arrested during a traffic stop have been formally charged. The...

Irish smiling: Notre Dame No. 1 in preseason AP women’s poll

By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer It’s been 15 years since Muffet McGraw and Notre Dame were No. 1 in the poll. The Irish earned the top...

Duke retains No. 1 spot

By JIM O’CONNELL AP Basketball Writer Duke held onto its comfortable lead in The Associated Press college basketball poll while Cincinnati and California are newcomers in...

Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson wanted one more quarter. He wanted to score 80, and thinks he absolutely could...

Minnesota suspensions, boycott could upend Holiday Bowl

By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota football team is threatening to boycott one of the nation’s top second-tier bowl games...

Pacioretty scores in OT to lift Canadiens past Stars 4-3

DALLAS (AP) — Max Pacioretty helped the Montreal Canadiens get another big overtime win, scored the winning goal in the extra period for the...

No. 25 Maryland downs Iowa 84-76

By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — With a bad loss looming, Maryland turned to its best player to maintain its unlikely...

Falcons head home after blowing big lead in Super Bowl

By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons headed home Monday, still in a bit of shock after blowing a 25-point lead...

‘Wide open’ Big Ten Tournament to tip off in Washington, D.C.

By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — As part of an ongoing effort to broaden its scope, the Big Ten will converge a few...