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  • Replay officials could have more say in targeting penalties

    Replay officials are likely to have more power when it comes to calling targeting penalties in college football next season. The NCAA football rules committee proposed giving replay officials more authority to overturn incorrect targeting…

  • With no frozen lake, sail team gets early start this winter

    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The University of Vermont sailing team usually has to wait for the ice to thaw on Lake Champlain in March before getting their boats into the water, cutting into an already…

  • Stewart participating at US women’s hoop training camp

    UConn senior Breanna Stewart is taking a break from her season to participate in a three-day training camp for the U.S. women’s national basketball team. Stewart, who has guided the No. 1 Huskies to an…

  • Family awarded $53M in Kyle Field deadly demolition accident

    HOUSTON (AP) — Relatives of a demolition worker have been awarded $53 million over his 2013 death after he fell four stories during renovation of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field. Jurors in Houston on Wednesday decided…

  • Pregame.com Line

    NBA Thursday FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at OKLAHOMA CITY 11½ (218½) New Orleans at MILWAUKEE 1 (212½) Washington COLLEGE BASKETBALL Thursday FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG at SYRACUSE 3 Florida St at TOWSON ST 3 Northeastern UCONN…

  • Justin Harding leads Euro Tour’s Tshwane Open by 1 shot

    PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Justin Harding fired a 7-under 63 to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the European Tour’s Tshwane Open in South Africa on Thursday. Harding’s round featured eight…

  • Troicki, Mahut to meet in Rotterdam quarterfinals

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Eighth-seeded Viktor Troicki made the quarterfinals of the World Tennis Tournament by defeating Hyeon Chung of South Korea 7-6 (5), 6-2 on Thursday. Troicki, runner-up in the Sofia Open last weekend,…

  • Sports on TV

    BC-TV SportsWatch All Times Eastern Friday, Feb. 12 AUTO RACING 5 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, Sprint Unlimited, practice, at Daytona Beach, Fla. 6:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, Sprint Unlimited,…

  • Ex-Towson dive coach pleads guilty in locker room recordings

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The former diving coach at Towson University has been sentenced to probation for secretly recording women team members in a locker room. Forty-three-year-old Maureen Mead pleaded guilty Wednesday in Baltimore County Circuit…

  • Tomi takes a bow at Westminster, dog saved family from fire

    NEW YORK (AP) — When Julia Haight leads her prize entry into the Westminster Kennel Club dog show ring Monday, she’ll see a shiba inu who’s athletic, alert and pert. Oh, and this: Tomi helped…

  • European Tour hails new Pace of Play policy

    The European Tour has made a fast start in its effort to combat slow play. The revised Pace of Play policy, introduced before the Abu Dhabi Championship last month, has helped to reduce average round…

  • Venus beats Radwanska to reach quarterfinals in Taiwan

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Urszula Radwanska of Poland 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the Taiwan Open quarterfinals on Thursday. Williams converted five of seven break-point chances against the unseeded Radwanska. “My…

  • Low snow causes havoc again with Iditarod

    WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the world’s most famous sled dog race, at least for the start. The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race always begins with…

  • On The Tee: Spieth wants a trophy for himself

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — If his match earlier this week was any indication, Jordan Spieth could be in trouble at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. He couldn’t even beat a country singer. To be…

  • Retired rider Dominguez becomes eligible for Hall of Fame

    A classy move for a classy jockey. The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame waived a few requirements Wednesday, clearing the way for retired rider Ramon Dominguez to be eligible for the Hall…