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Alabama-Louisville to kickoff ABC’s Saturday Night Football

National champion Alabama will face Louisville in ABC’s first Saturday Night Football game, and Miami plays LSU on Sunday night of the season-opening weekend.


Pac-12 reports revenues topping $500 million for first time

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Pac-12 Conference reported revenues of $509 million for the 2016-17 financial year, surpassing $500 million for the first time. The conference announced Thursday at its spring …


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017

Walk-on to Heisman: Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield wins in landslide

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has won the Heisman Trophy, completing a climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players in the history of college football.


After 22 seasons of ups and downs, Idaho football is headed back to the Big Sky

MOSCOW, Idaho – On Aug. 31, 1996 the University of Idaho narrowly lost a football game to the University of Wyoming, 40-38. On Dec. 2, 2017 the Vandals decisively defeated …


Aaron Duckworth nears milestone as Vandals look to end season on high note

As the University of Idaho concludes a disappointing, 3-8 season against Georgia State on Saturday, the lone remaining team goal is to send the seniors out with a win.


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017

Oregon State hires former Beavers QB Jonathan Smith as coach

Oregon State has hired Washington co-offensive coordinator Jonathan Smith to be its new head coach, a person with direct knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press.


Idaho will have to rely on backup quarterback to keep bowl hopes alive against Coastal Carolina

Idaho will have to keep its slim bowl hopes alive without record-setting quarterback Matt Linehan in its final home game. Sophomore Mason Petrino will start in Linehan’s place.


Pac-12 highlights: USC rallies late, beats Texas in double overtime

Freshman Chase McGrath kicked a 43-yard field goal in the second overtime after hitting a tying 31-yarder on the final snap of regulation, and No. 4 Southern California rallied for …


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Selected The World Golf Hall of Fame has selected its 2016 induction class, which includes Ian Woosnam, Davis Love III, Meg Mallon and Lorena Ochoa. Also selected Tuesday for induction …


In Brief: Penguins celebrate championship, beat Capitals

NHL: Phil Kessel beat Braden Holtby in the fourth round of a shootout and the Pittsburgh Penguins began the defense of their Stanley Cup with a 3-2 victory over the …


Top 25: North Dakota State stuns No. 13 Iowa

With the biggest win in school history less than 3 yards away, North Dakota State went for two and failed. The Bison earned the ball back though – and they …


NCAA implements bowl-selection rule favoring 6-6 teams

The NCAA has cleared up its bowl-selection process, assuring that no eligible teams with .500 records are passed over for postseason play in favor of more well-known schools with fewer …


Big 12 can hold title game in football

The Big 12 Conference got what it wanted and showed the smallest power conference in major college football still has some muscle.


NCAA studying rule to allow electronic communication between coaches, players on field

PULLMAN – Few NCAA football coaches are likely to be less affected by a proposed NCAA rule change that would allow coaches to communicate electronically with players on the field …


Newsmakers

Announced Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones, 3-0 as a college starter including a win over Oregon in the national championship game, said he will return to the Buckeyes for his …


WSU quarterback Luke Falk has already passed some big tests

PULLMAN – When Luke Falk found out that the football coaches at Idaho no longer considered him worth one of their scholarships, he felt too ashamed to tell his parents. …


Georgia Southern keeps Idaho winless

Kevin Ellison ran for two touchdowns and threw for another as the Georgia Southern Eagles cruised past the winless Idaho Vandals 47-24 on Saturday night in Statesboro, Georgia. Ellison was …


Oregon rebounds from last week’s defeat with decisive win over UCLA

PASADENA, Calif. – One snap after Oregon’s defense recovered Brett Hundley’s fumble deep in UCLA territory, Marcus Mariota found an edge and scampered around it, diving for the Ducks’ first …


Eagles return, knock off SUU

CEDAR CITY, Utah – Returning to the site of its last conference loss, Eastern Washington made sure history didn’t repeat itself. The Eagles shook off a slow start to pull …


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Recovered Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin says the right knee he injured at the hockey world championship is fine and he’s been working out for the past month or so. …


Give and Take: Sunday letters

Time to ban ‘R’ word Finally, the topic of the NFL team name, which owner Daniel Snyder refuses to change, is being seen by the national news media as not …


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Died Orthopedic surgeon Frank Jobe, who was the first to perform an elbow procedure that became known as Tommy John surgery and saved the careers of countless major league pitchers, …


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Reinstated Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner was reinstated by the NFL on Wednesday following his suspension in December for violating the league’s policy on substance abuse. Browner was suspended …


In brief: Petrino returning as Louisville coach

College football: A person familiar with the situation says Western Kentucky’s Bobby Petrino has accepted an offer to return to Louisville as the Cardinals’ football coach. The person spoke to …


Auburn’s Malzahn named AP Coach of the Year

College football: Gus Malzahn’s quick work of transforming a demoralized Auburn program into Southeastern Conference champion has made him The Associated Press national coach of the year. With the Tigers …


Small colleges: Burke guides Mount Union into D-III title game

With 1:38 remaining in the game, Mount Union quarterback Kevin Burke led the offense on a game-winning drive in the snow to give the Purple Raiders (14-0) a 41-40 win …


Torre, La Russa and Cox elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball: With a combined eight World Series titles and more than 7,500 wins, the managerial trio of Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox has officially made it to …


Spartans stun Buckeyes; claim Big Ten title

Michigan State shook up the BCS title chase again Saturday night. The No. 10 Spartans regained the lead on Connor Cook’s 9-yard touchdown pass to Josiah Price with 11:41 remaining …


Top 25 football roundup: San Jose State stuns No. 16 Fresno State

After watching two potent offenses march up and down the field with ease in the first half, San Jose State coach Ron Caragher knew he needed to do something bold …


No. 4 Wildcats rally past pesky Dragons

Men’s basketball: Nick Johnson scored 20 points and freshman Aaron Gordon had 10 points and 13 rebounds as No. 4 Arizona rallied from a terrible first half to beat Drexel …