School athletics

August 22, 2017 - 11:53 am
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Chattanooga has hired Mark Wharton as its new athletic director. Chancellor Steven Angle said Tuesday in a university release that Wharton's "expertise in fundraising fits perfectly with the needs of our athletics program." Wharton spent the last four years as Penn State's...
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August 22, 2017 - 8:38 am
MLB-DODGERS-PIRATES Puig homers in 12th to send the Dodgers to a victory over Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasiel Puig (yah-SEEL' pweeg) homered in the 12th inning, propelling the Los Angeles Dodgers to victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Monday night. Puig drove a 1-0 pitch over the wall in...
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August 22, 2017 - 6:47 am
MLB-DODGERS-PIRATES Puig homers in 12th to send the Dodgers to a victory over Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasiel Puig (yah-SEEL' pweeg) homered in the 12th inning, propelling the Los Angeles Dodgers to victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Monday night. Puig drove a 1-0 pitch over the wall in...
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August 22, 2017 - 3:46 am
MLB-DODGERS-PIRATES Puig homers in 12th to send the Dodgers to a victory over Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasiel Puig (yah-SEEL' pweeg) homered in the 12th inning, propelling the Los Angeles Dodgers to victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Monday night. Puig drove a 1-0 pitch over the wall in...
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August 22, 2017 - 12:50 am
MLB-DODGERS-PIRATES Puig homers in 12th to send the Dodgers to a victory over Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasiel Puig (yah-SEEL' pweeg) homered in the 12th inning, propelling the Los Angeles Dodgers to victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Monday night. Puig drove a 1-0 pitch over the wall in...
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August 21, 2017 - 7:47 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — A woman who reported that she'd been sexually assaulted filed a lawsuit Monday against Baylor University, alleging questions she faced from the university shifted blame away from her attacker toward her. The lawsuit filed in a Waco federal court on Monday alleges Baylor's...
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August 21, 2017 - 6:58 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — A woman who reported that she'd been sexually assaulted is suing Baylor University, alleging questions she faced from the university shifted blame away from her attacker toward her. The lawsuit filed in a Waco federal court on Monday alleges Baylor's response to the attack...
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August 19, 2017 - 3:41 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University has apologized to defensive back Bryant Fitzgerald for a mistake that will cost the freshman his first year of eligibility. In a statement issued Saturday, athletic director Fred Glass acknowledged the school's compliance office failed to properly advise...
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FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2017, file photo, Sierra Canyon's Marvin Bagley III looks to shoot against La Lumiere during a high school basketball game at the 2017 Hoophall Classic in Springfield, Mass. Top recruit Marvin Bagley III's decision to reclassify and become immediately eligible to play at Duke changed the national championship picture in college basketball. But what does it take to reclassify and go to college early? (AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File)
August 18, 2017 - 6:05 pm
Marvin Bagley III, widely considered the top recruit in the class of 2018, reclassified this week and could be eligible to play for Duke in the upcoming season. His decision immediately thrusts the Blue Devils toward the front of the national-title conversation for the 2017-18 season. But what...
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Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey, head of the NCAA infraction panel handling North Carolina's ongoing academic case, arrives at an NCAA hearing Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. It has taken more than two years for North Carolina to appear before an NCAA infractions committee panel since initially being charged with five top-level violations amid its long-running academic scandal. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski, File)
August 16, 2017 - 7:57 pm
More than two years after first being charged with five top-level violations, North Carolina finally appeared Wednesday before an NCAA infractions committee panel amid its long-running academic scandal. School representatives — including chancellor Carol Folt, athletic director Bubba Cunningham and...
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