Braves lose opener at Milwaukee
Brewers star Ryan Braun drew a standing ovation in his return from a drug suspension, then was ruled out in the first call overturned under baseball's expanded replay system as Milwaukee beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Monday in a season opener.
Braun went 1 for 4 and stole a base in the fourth inning that helped set up a two-run double by Aramis Ramirez.
Doug McDermott leads AP All-America team
Doug McDermott spent his senior season passing a lot of big names on the career scoring list. He is now among some very select company.
The senior forward from Creighton was a unanimous choice for The Associated Press All-America team on Monday. He is the first three-time choice in 29 years and the 11th player overall.
Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas
Florida had not been to the Final Four since all those future first-round draft picks were in Gainesville. Wisconsin and coach Bo Ryan had never been.
Florida, Dayton advance to Elite Eight
Scottie "McBuckets" has Florida deep in the NCAA tournament once again. The Dayton Flyers are the latest mid-major upstart still in the bracket.
College athlete union raises plenty of questions
Vince Dooley is sure relieved he's not running an athletic program these days.
Union ruling comes at bad time for NCAA
They're battling in courtrooms, and could one day meet over a bargaining table. About the only things the two sides in the debate over big-time college athletics agree on is that things are changing.
NFL to try PAT kicks from 20 for 2 preseason weeks
The NFL will experiment with extra-point kicks from the 20-yard line for two weeks in the preseason this summer, but implementing longer PATs for the regular season has been tabled.
Potts helps Alabama All-Stars beat Mississippi
Athens senior Nathanial “Giddy” Potts scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help Alabama beat Mississippi in the 24th annual All-Star game Friday at Jackson State University’s Lee Williams Assembly Center.
Ex-Bama star Douglas leads Tuskegee's D-II run
Leon Douglas is once again coming up big in the NCAA tournament, just on a smaller stage and wearing a suit instead of a jersey and shorts.
NCAA upsets crush perfect bracket hopes
The billion-dollar dream is over.
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