— University of North Alabama Athletic Director Mark Linder speaks with Athens Mayor Ronnie Marks after an Athens Rotary luncheon Friday at the Athens State ballroom. Linder spoke about UNA’s potential move to Division-I for its athletic programs. Linder said the university’s goal is to make the move in 2014.
Florida, Wichita State stay 1-2 in AP poll
Florida, which finished an unbeaten season in the Southeastern Conference, and Wichita State, which completed an undefeated regular season, are the top two teams in the AP college basketball poll for the third straight week.
Bill could give home-schooled kids sports options
Some parents of home-schooled children are supporting proposed legislation that would allow their kids to play competitive sports with public school students.
No. 25 Kentucky survives Alabama 55-48
Alabama caught No. 25 Kentucky at the wrong time.
The Crimson Tide led the Wildcats 28-25 at halftime but couldn't keep up the pace in the second half and lost 55-48 on Tuesday night.
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SEC fines South Carolina $25,000 for celebration
The Southeastern Conference has fined South Carolina $25,000 for the postgame celebration of an upset of No. 25 Kentucky.
Jax State's Bishop ties NCAA mark with 10 ABs
Jacksonville State's Michael Bishop tied an NCAA Division I record with 10 at-bats, getting his fifth hit of the game in the bottom of the 17th inning to beat Kennesaw State 9-8 on Sunday.
Randolph leads Alabama past Auburn, 73-57
Levi Randolph scored 24 points and Alabama rolled to a 73-57 victory over rival Auburn on Saturday in a matchup of the Southeastern Conference's 11th-place teams.
Critics blast Rio's World Cup, Olympic evictions
With her family of six living in five different houses scattered across the city, Dalvaneide Pequeno do Nascimento longs for the days when her whole clan shared the same roof.
Auburn rolls past South Carolina, 83-67
The Auburn Tigers absorbed a few punches after building a big lead, but never wobbled this time.
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