RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Strong era begins at Texas with shaky QB play

    April 19, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Charlie Strong era began at Texas with a shaky performance at quarterback and few questions answered about just how quickly the Longhorns can rebound in the Big 12 under their new coach.

  • Rangers place OF Adduci on DL, recall INF Sardinas

    April 19, 2014

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers have put outfielder Jim Adduci on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left little finger.

  • White Sox put Paulino on DL with rotator cuff

    April 19, 2014

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Chicago White Sox right-hander Felipe Paulino has been put on the disabled list because of right rotator cuff inflammation.

  • Skating room at a premium in playoff opener

    April 19, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Bruins' rink is 200 feet long by 85 feet wide, just like all the others in the NHL.

  • Mr Speaker wins Coolmore Lexington Stakes

    April 19, 2014

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Mr Speaker took charge down the stretch to win the $200,000 Coolmore Lexington Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday and earn 10 points toward the Kentucky Derby, but will be a spectator to the Triple Crown.

  • Stars home, ready for return of playoffs to Dallas

    April 19, 2014

    DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas Stars are back home after a week on the road, where they lost twice to Anaheim to start a first-round playoff series.

  • Marshall leads Auburn 1st team to rout of 2nd team

    April 19, 2014

    AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Nick Marshall threw four touchdowns in two quarters as Auburn's first team routed its second team 58-3 on Saturday in a spring football game.

  • Jimenez leads Langer by 1 shot in Greater Gwinnett

    April 19, 2014

    DULUTH, Ga. (AP) - Miguel Angel Jimenez, extending his impressive Champions Tour debut, shot 2-under 70 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Bernhard Langer into the final round of the Greater Gwinnett Championship.

  • Alabama defense dominates spring game

    April 19, 2014

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Blake Sims' bid to replace AJ McCarron as Alabama's starting quarterback hit a snag Saturday afternoon when the Crimson Tide defense dominated the annual A-Day game at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

  • Donald shoots 66, takes lead at RBC Heritage

    April 19, 2014

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Luke Donald shot a 66 to take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds of the RBC Heritage on Saturday.