Colts hope bye week break leads to rebound from a rough start

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have been fighting their way past problems all season. They still are. After waiting for Andrew...

Truex fastest among championship contenders, but Hamlin swipes pole

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Martin Truex Jr. was the fastest of the four NASCAR Cup Series championship contenders in...

Christopher Bell wins Truck Series crown

By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Busch celebrated one championship already this weekend when driver Christopher Bell captured the Truck...

Gibbs leads No. 13 Irish to victory

By JOHN FINERAN Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Sophomore guard T.J. Gibbs showed once again Thursday night that he can share the scoring load...

Iowa looks to bounce back in home football finale against Boilermakers

By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — In the past two weeks, Iowa had one of the best wins in school history...

Astros’ Altuve wins AL MVP, Marlins’ Stanton earns NL honor

By JAKE SEINER AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros have grown together, enduring an arduous rebuild and coming out...

Auburn runs past Indiana State 83-64

By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said his team was ready to focus on basketball after a troubling...

Roethlisberger throws 4 TDs, Steelers drill Titans 40-17

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) — Another uninspiring half in the books in a season littered with them for a team that expects...

Northern Illinois beats Western Michigan 35-31

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Jordan Huff ran for two touchdowns and a career-high 185 yards as Northern Illinois scored a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns...

No. 22 Seton Hall tops Indiana 84-68

By JIM HAGUE Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It’s not called senior leadership for nothing. And Seton Hall has good seniors, especially their three returning...