CHICAGO - The NCAA agreed Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward, but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough.
Maybe the people running the NCAA aren't the bumbling idiots everyone has been making them out to be.
The Augusta GreenJackets manufactured runs and backed a good outing from Joan Gregorio to beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers 8-5 on Tuesday night.
Greg McGarity's beach vacation last week didn't have as much rest and relaxation as the Georgia athletic director would have preferred.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- NASCAR suspended Denny Hamlin's crew chief and car chief on Tuesday for six races because the Joe Gibbs Racing entry failed inspection after his third-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
ATLANTA - Authorities say Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham was arrested on a drunken driving charge a month ago in the Atlanta area.
AKRON, Ohio - The landmark at Firestone Country Club is among the most popular in America, a massive water tower in the shape of a golf ball on a tee. Tiger Woods has reason to see only a big ATM machine.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers' Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship pedigree makes him the ideal coach to return the struggling 16-time champions to NBA contention.
JOHANNESBURG - Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar.
At the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Media Day last week, Paine College coach Greg Ruffin expected low projections around the league for his football program.