Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Hoosiers seeking breakthrough win against No. 12 Penn State

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer Indiana Hoosiers coach Kevin Wilson expects his team to remain focused. He’s instructing players to avoid the trap of getting caught...

Strasburg wins 14th game as Nationals down Indians 4-1

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Stephen Strasburg’s losing streak was short lived. Washington’s ace easily shut down Cleveland for seven innings and bounced...

IU, Kentucky to meet for first time in 4 years

By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It seems like a matchup as juicy as Kentucky-Indiana should come in the Sweet 16...

Giants beat Pirates to extend winning streak

By ALAN SAUNDERS Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — A makeshift lineup was more than enough for the San Francisco Giants. Joe Panik hit a bases-loaded triple, Mac...

Talladega wreckfest comes at a price

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Nobody needs to be reminded that racing is inherently dangerous. We all know drivers assume...

Thunder beats Spurs, advance to Western Conference finals

By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Thunder flipped the script, and now they’re heading to the Western Conference finals. Tim Duncan doesn’t...

No. 15 Boilers ride Swanigan to blowout win

By JEFF WASHBURN  Associated Press WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue sophomore forward Caleb Swanigan joined some elite company Friday night during the 15th-ranked Boilermakers’ 109-65...

AL continues All-Star dominance, led by Hosmer, Perez

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) — Eric Hosmer stood in the middle of the field, holding up a trophy. He hopes to...

Sports in Brief: 7-25-16

White Sox’s Sale sent home CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox suspended ace Chris Sale five days without pay for destroying collared throwback uniforms...

Indianapolis set to be center of women’s college basketball world

By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — All of the women’s basketball world will descend on Indianapolis this weekend in a celebration of the...