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Arkansas St. tops ACCA-member Champion Christian College

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Norchad Omier had 14 points and 16 rebounds to lead Arkansas State to a 90-50 win over Champion Christian College on Sunday. Keyon Wesley had 12 points for Ark...

Notre Dame's Lea says Vandy is job he's wanted for years

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Clark Lea has wanted to be the football coach at Vanderbilt most of his life. He now has the job big enough to lure him away from being defensive coordinator at Notre Dame. ...

Booker, Democratic lawmakers introducing NCAA reform bill

A bill being introduced Thursday by four Democratic lawmakers would grant college athletes sweeping rights to compensation, including a share of the revenue generated by their sports, and create a fed...

NCAA allows blanket waivers for all transfers immediately

The NCAA's Division I Council has granted blanket waivers for all athletes to play immediately. The NCAA's announcement Wednesday includes all Division I sports, but is contingent o...

Florida AD Stricklin: Johnson 'trending in right direction'

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida forward Keyontae Johnson’s prognosis is “trending in the right direction, but we still have a lot of questions,” the school’s athletic director said Wednesday. ...

Humble start leads to Campbell's historic season at Iowa St

Jay Chapman earned his bachelor's and master's degree from Iowa State, was a member of the marching band and has attended all but one home football game since 1986. The president of ...

Judge approves settlement in women's sports case at Brown

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement between Brown University and student-athletes who had challenged the Ivy League school's decision to drop several women's varsi...

Track official banned for giving watches to voters

MONACO (AP) — The governing body of track and field banned one of its former officials on Tuesday for giving out watches to prospective voters. Ahmad Al Kamali, the president of the ...

AP Sources: ACC close to making Northwestern AD commissioner

The Atlantic Coast Conference is finalizing a deal to make Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips the league’s next commissioner, replacing the retiring John Swofford. Two peopl...

Former NCAA women's basketball VP Sue Donohoe dies at 61

Former NCAA administrator Sue Donohoe died Sunday after a brief illness, the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame announced. She was 61. Donohoe was a longtime board member of the Hall of...

Tokyo Games sponsors pay $3.3 billion, but more still needed

TOKYO (AP) — Domestic sponsors have already contributed a record of $3.3 billion to help pay for the Tokyo Olympics. That's at least twice as much as any previous Games. But it's sti...

Track indoor worlds in China canceled for 2nd straight year

MONACO (AP) — The track and field indoor world championships in China have been postponed for the second straight year. World Athletics on Thursday said the city of Nanjing, the inte...

2021 Minor League Teams List

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s invited 2020 affiliates, with dropped affiliates below (x-pending parent club confirmation): AMERICAN= Baltimore — Norfolk (...

AP photographers capture a sports world disrupted in 2020

Patrick Mahomes reveling after a huge play. Rafael Nadal clutching another trophy. Sarah Fuller kicking off a new generation. The faces of sports in 2020, new and old, were familiar....

AP Interview: Emmert says NCAA must stay open to reform

NEW YORK (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert hopes lessons learned through navigating the pandemic will lead college sports leaders to be more open to future reform and to prioritize opportunities for a...