Bernhard Langer and Miguel Angel Jimenez shot 8-under 64 on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship.
Sabrina Ionescu had a career high 37 points to become Oregon’s all-time leading scorer and the sixth-ranked Ducks handed No. 3 Stanford it’s first conference loss with an 87-55 victory on Thursday night
Danielle Kang birdied half the holes at Four Seasons Golf and Sports Club, made a single bogey, and her 8-under 63 was enough to carve out a two-shot lead.
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Phil Mickelson drove so far left on the par-4 ninth that he was in the rough behind a tree all the way across the adjacent first fairway. While Lefty struggled off the tee Thursday at The American Express in his first round of the year, the drive through two fairways actually wasn’t a big miss because he was trying to hit into the first fairway to get a better angle to the back right pin.
Days after completing a new collective bargaining agreement, the WNBA released an expanded 2020 schedule that increases the regular season from 34 to 36 games.
The WNBA and its players have reached a tentative deal on a collective bargaining agreement.
Cameron Smith of Australia won his first PGA Tour title on his own Sunday when he least expected it. Two shots behind with two holes to play, Smith made an 8-foot birdie putt on the final hole to force a playoff against a faltering Brendan Steele, and won the rain-soaked Sony Open with a two-putt par from 10 feet on the first extra hole.
Tamika Catchings and Lauren Jackson headline the list of 12 finalists for the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame
Storm star Breanna Stewart is set to return to competition when she leads USA Basketball against her alma mater at the end of month.
Princeton coach Carla Berube knew she inherited a really good team when she took over the Tigers this year after Courtney Banghart left to coach North Carolina.
When the XFL debuts in February, it will take a “Star Trek” approach of going where no football league has gone before. The eight-team league will have options for extra points worth one, two or three points. It will allow double forward passes behind the line of scrimmage.
They’re called “Simone Things,” a catchall phrase for the casual ease with which Simone Biles seems to soar through her sport and her life. The irony, of course, is that there’s nothing casual or easy about it. Any of it. The greatest gymnast of all time and 2019 Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year only makes it seem that way.
Herman Boone, the Virginia high school football coach who inspired the movie “Remember the Titans,” has died. He was 84.
Couch Slouch: Just before the turn of the century, two monsters of a new millennium were unleashed on the unsuspecting sporting communities of New York and Washington. Twenty years later, two franchises – the NBA Knicks and the NFL R*dsk*ns – have fallen from proud to pathetic, laying in waste in a rubble-filled puddle of dysfunction and defeat. Today we bring you an overdue comparison of the presumptive worst owners in professional sports, the Knicks’ James Dolan and the R*dsk*ns’ Daniel Snyder:
Anthony Joshua jumped up and down in the ring with his massive entourage, celebrating being around $70 million richer and having three world heavyweight belts back in his possession.
Kennedy Brown scored 16 points and No. 5 Oregon State turned up its defense in a 64-32 rout of Hawaii on Friday night.
Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer ended practice 30 minutes early Thursday, and that almost never happens. Three hours on the floor has long been the Stanford standard.
World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. will be nearly 50 pounds heavier than Anthony Joshua for their title rematch on Saturday in Saudi Arabia.
Dorka Juhasz scored 15 points and Kierstan Bell added 14 to help Ohio State knock off No. 2 Louisville 67-60 on Thursday night in a Big Ten/ACC Challenge game.
Three cowboys, a top official, six horses and a bull with Eastern Washington ties are in Las Vegas for the National Finals Rodeo.