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  • Draft prospects from spread offenses face bigger adjustment

    The spread offense doesn’t just cause problems for college defensive coordinators. It also messes with people who evaluate draft prospects. Back in the late 1990s, when Phil Savage was the Baltimore Ravens’ director of college…

  • Auburn’s Marshall among NFL prospects making moves

    Fifteen months after leading Auburn to a Southeastern Conference title as a quarterback, Nick Marshall is preparing for a career as an NFL cornerback. It’s a major switch even for a player who started his…

  • Golf Capsules

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt shot a 10-under 61 on Friday to tie the course record at the RBC Heritage only a few hours after Masters champion Jordan Spieth finished off a…

  • Sei Young Kim takes third-round lead in Hawaii

    KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Sei Young Kim shot a 2-under 70 on Friday in wind gusting to 30 mph to take a one-stroke lead in the Lotte Championship. With the breeze making birdies elusive at…

  • Ricky Taylor takes pole for IMSA race at Long Beach

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Ricky Taylor won the Prototype pole Friday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship’s Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach. Driving the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP,…

  • Michael Phelps fails to qualify for 400 free in Arizona

    MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps experienced his first failure in his return to competition after a six-month suspension. He was too slow to qualify for the 400-meter freestyle final Friday in the Arena Pro…

  • Georgia Tech appears to avoid injuries in spring game

    ATLANTA (AP) — Coach Paul Johnson was pleased to report that Georgia Tech made it through a rainy spring scrimmage with no major injuries. The Yellow Jackets had a long list of ailments before spring…

  • Bonnafon, Radcliff forming 1-2 punch for Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Reggie Bonnafon made a strong case to be Louisville’s starting quarterback. Brandon Radcliff bolstered his credentials as the Cardinals’ featured running back with hard-charging runs that came early and often. That…

  • Web.com-El Bosque Mexico Championship Scores

    Friday At El Bosque Golf Club Leon, Mexico Purse: $5 million Yardage: 7,701; Par: 72 Second Round Peter Malnati 65-68—133 Casey Wittenberg 65-68—133 Kevin Tway 67-67—134 Chase Wright 69-67—136 Luke List 67-69—136 Rob Oppenheim 71-66—137…

  • Power, Pagenaud fastest in 2 practice rounds at Long Beach

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Team Penske drivers Will Power and Simon Pagenaud have the fastest time through two rounds of practice at the Grand Prix of Long Beach. Power had a time of 1…

  • Iowa State basketball coach Fred Hoiberg has heart surgery

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State says coach Fred Hoiberg has undergone open-heart surgery to replace aortic valve. Hoiberg had surgery Friday at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Doctor Rakesh Suri says the…

  • WTA Claro Open Colsanitas Results

    Friday At Club Campestre el Rancho Bogota, Colombia Purse: $250,000 (Intl.) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Quarterrfinals Elina Svitolina, Ukraine, def. Irina Falconi (8), United States, 6-3, 7-5. Teliana Pereira, Brazil, def. Lourdes Dominguez Lino, Spain, 6-0,…

  • Coyne makes last-minute driver change for Long Beach

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Dale Coyne Racing replaced Carlos Huertas on the opening day of the Long Beach Grand Prix with a driver who will be making his IndyCar Series debut. No reason was…

  • RCR takes Newman penalties to final appeals officer

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Richard Childress Racing appealed NASCAR’s penalties against Ryan Newman’s team to the highest level on Friday, and crew chief Luke Lambert was eligible to return to work at Bristol Motor Speedway.…

  • Matt Kenseth wins pole at Bristol Motor Speedway

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Kenseth will try for his first win since 2013 when he starts from the pole at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kenseth led a strong showing from Joe Gibbs Racing on Friday…