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  • Man convicted of rape wants to play football in college

    NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A former high school football player found delinquent in the rape of a 16-year-old girl wants to play at the community college level. A statement from Hocking College spokeswoman Michelle O’Brien…

  • Wimbledon Lookahead: Smallest group of US men since 1947

    LONDON (AP) — The seven U.S. men in the Wimbledon main draw represent the country’s smallest contingent since 1947, when only five played at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament. Three are scheduled to be in…

  • Chicago Bulls introduce first round pick Bobby Portis

    CHICAGO (AP) — Growing up, Bobby Portis got accustomed to being the last player picked. So he prided himself on being the one who out-worked everyone else. Now, the Chicago Bulls first-round draft pick and…

  • JoJo Natson dismissed from Utah State football team

    LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Utah State coach Matt Wells has dismissed JoJo Natson from the football team for a violation of team rules. The school announced the decision Sunday night, but did not specify which…

  • New coaches, talented freshmen to add intrigue to SEC hoops

    Southeastern Conference basketball coaches are confident their league won’t take a step back in the post-Billy Donovan era. Donovan left for the NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder in April after leading Florida to two national titles…

  • Wimbledon at a glance

    LONDON (AP) — A look at Wimbledon on Monday: Weather: Sunny. High of 79 degrees (26 Celsius) Men’s seeded winners: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 4 Stan Wawrinka, No. 5 Kei Nishikori, No. 7 Milos…

  • Serena Williams’ Wimbledon starts slow; Venus wins 6-0, 6-0

    LONDON (AP) — As has become customary for Serena Williams of late, she got off to a rocky start. In her first-round match at Wimbledon on Monday, Williams dropped three of the first four games.…

  • Golf’s Peter Oosterhuis says he has early onset Alzheimer’s

    Former British golfer and CBS analyst Peter Oosterhuis says he has early onset Alzheimer’s disease. The 67-year-old Oosterhuis went public with the news in Golf World’s digital magazine Monday with hopes it can bring attention…

  • Wimbledon Seeds Fared

    Monday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London First Round Men Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Stan Wawrinka (4), Switzerland, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 6-2, 7-5,…

  • The Latest: Stephens wins 1st-round match at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 9 p.m. Sloane Stephens won a Wimbledon match for the first time in two years. The 37th-ranked American knocked off a seeded player, too,…

  • Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan to retire after next season

    Bo Ryan has been the fire-breathing face of Wisconsin basketball for 14 seasons, pushing the Badgers to never-before-seen heights. After 14 NCAA tournament appearances, seven Sweet 16s, four Big Ten titles, two Final Fours and…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Monday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Grass-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Nick Kyrgios (26), Australia, def. Diego Schwartzman, Argentina, 6-0, 6-2, 7-6 (6). Marin…

  • Wimbledon Results

    Monday At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club London Purse: $42.1 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Nick Kyrgios (26), Australia, def. Diego Schwartzman, Argentina, 6-0, 6-2, 7-6 (6). Marin…

  • Column: IndyCar must balance daredevil vs. dangerous racing

    NASCAR returns this week to Daytona International Speedway, where 43 drivers are likely to race bumper to bumper for 400 white-knuckle miles. Very few of them will enjoy the race. Fans will most likely love…

  • Fresno State schedules games with Alabama, UCLA, Minnesota

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Fresno State has scheduled future football games against Alabama, UCLA and Minnesota. Athletic director Jim Bartko said Monday that the Bulldogs will visit Alabama on Sept. 9, 2017, and UCLA on…