COLUMBUS, Ga. - Despite struggling mightily against Columbus State, USC Aiken held it together late for a 69-64 win in the Peach Belt Tournament quarterfinals.
With their 99-87 win over North Georgia on Friday in the quarterfinals in Columbus, Ga., Georgia Regents me advance to Montevallo in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament semifinals.
DULUTH, Ga. - Alaina Coates scored 13 points, Ibiam added 12 points and South Carolina took an easy 67-48 victory over Georgia in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Friday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Elizabeth Williams scored 15 points and blocked five shots, and No. 10 Duke claimed its 37th consecutive win over Georgia Tech with an 82-52 victory Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
SOCHI, Russia - With a solitary Ukrainian athlete taking part in the opening ceremony, Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the Winter Paralympics in Sochi on Friday against the backdrop of his country's military action in Crimea.
The new replay format that allows managers to challenge most calls by umpires won't be in place when the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks start the regular season with a two-game series in Australia on March 22-23.
A judge refused Friday to immediately release former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper from jail in a Los Angeles rape case but said she would have to free him soon if charges aren't filed in a similar case in Louisiana.
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico - James Driscoll matched the Puerto Rico Open record with 9-under-par 63 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round.
Because nothing stirs passionate soccer fans - and even the sport's casual onlookers - quite like the World Cup, Major League Soccer is hoping to draw on the excitement surrounding the big event this summer.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Nigel Domineck hit a jumper with 41 seconds left to cap a 7-0 run and help Fort Valley State rally past Paine 64-61 Friday in the semifinals of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament.