Slovis, dominant defense power No. 20 USC past Utah 33-17

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Kedon Slovis threw for two touchdowns and No. 20 Southern California rode a strong defensive performance to overpower Utah 33-17 on Saturday night. Slovis compl...

No. 23 Auburn overcame a slow start to beat Tennessee 30-17

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Smoke Monday returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown and No. 23 Auburn overcame a slow start to beat Tennessee 30-17 on Saturday night. Auburn (5-2, 5-...

Smith, No. 1 Alabama rout short-handed Kentucky, 63-3

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — DeVonta Smith caught nine passes for 144 yards and set the Southeastern Conference career record with two more touchdowns in No. 1 Alabama's 63-3 victory over short-handed Kent...

Immobile makes scoring return from virus as Lazio wins 2-0

MILAN (AP) — Ciro Immobile marked his recovery from the coronavirus with a goal as Lazio won 2-0 at last-place Crotone in Serie A on Saturday. Joaquín Correa scored Lazio’s second as...

In fashion: No. 8 BYU interested in wins, not style points

Kalani Sitake teased that his sense of style includes clothing given to him for free and that has some form of “BYU” branded on it. The Cougars coach just isn’t into fashion or stat...

Beloved arts facility Poets House suspends operations

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's leading literary community and educational centers, Poets House, is suspending operations because of “challenges presented” by the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Pumas post historic win vs All Blacks after 13-month layoff

SYDNEY (AP) — Argentina shook off more than 13 months of inactivity to post its first-ever win over New Zealand Saturday, beating the All Blacks 25-15 in a Tri-Nations test on neutral ground at Sydney...

Syracuse's Jim Boeheim hopeful for start of his 45th season

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim is ready for his 45th season at his alma mater, albeit a different setup this time. Wary of the coronavirus, he dons a mask in practice and wears an electronic gadget that a...

Major Taiwan travel agency to lay off 15% of staff due to pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — South East Travel Service Co. (SET Tour), a long-established Taiwan travel agency, has announced a plan to lay off 15 percent of its workforce as a result of the coronavir...

Thursday's Sports in Brief

GOLF AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Already seven months behind schedule because of the pandemic, the most unusual Masters was 30 minutes old when the silence was interrupted by a rumble down b...

Fast start: Tiger bucks his Masters history with opening 68

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods usually takes a day or two to get going at Augusta National. Not this time. Defying his lackluster form not to mention a history of ...

Reyna follows dad, mom, among 6 debuts as US ties Wales 0-0

Gio Reyna followed his father and mother onto U.S. national soccer teams, showing an insightful passing ability similar to his dad’s, and the Americans tied Wales 0-0 in an exhibition at Swansea on Th...

Panthers looking to avenge 31-17 Week 2 loss to Brady, Bucs

TAMPA BAY (6-3) at CAROLINA (3-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Buccaneers by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Buccaneers 4-5; Panthers 5-4 ...

Tiger Woods hopes to rekindle magic at most unusual Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods has gotten to spend some extra time with his green jacket. Maybe that’s just what he needs to rekindle a spark in his magnificent game, to prove again...

After 8-0 start, No. 8 BYU plans low-key bye week amid virus

This is plenty of reason to celebrate: Zach Wilson and the eighth-ranked BYU Cougars are off to an 8-0 start for just the fourth time in school history. And this is plenty of reason ...