Posted 5:31 AM 12/11/2013
HAMMOND - The NCAA is penalizing Southeastern Louisiana for a lack of institutional control after 137 athletes over five years were allowed to compete in sports while academically ineligible.
The penalties, announced Tuesday by the NCAA's Division I Committee on Infractions, include (More)
Posted 1:01 PM 12/10/2013
AUBURN, Ala. - It took Tre Mason a lot of time and yards to become an overnight sensation. No. 2 Auburn's star tailback launched himself to New York as a Heisman Trophy finalist and his team to the national title game with a marathon performance against Missouri in the SEC (More)
Posted 2:47 PM 12/9/2013
METAIRIE - The New Orleans Pelicans say guard Tyreke Evans is expected to miss up to two weeks because of his left ankle injury. The club says further evaluation Monday of Evans' injury has confirmed the initial diagnosis of a sprain. Evans was hurt while trying to drive (More)
Posted 11:16 PM 12/8/2013 by MICHAEL MAROT
INDIANAPOLIS - 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 left and upset No. 2 Ohio State 34-24 to take the Big Ten title and put Auburn back in the (More)
Posted 8:20 AM 12/7/2013
NEW ORLEANS - Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Russell Westbrook added 25 and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat New Orleans for the ninth straight time, 109-95 on Friday night. Serge Ibaka added 17 points and 13 rebounds for Oklahoma City, which has won 14 of its last 15 against the (More)
Posted 8:57 PM 12/5/2013
MANHATTAN, KS. - Marcus Foster and Thomas Gipson scored 15 points each to lead Kansas State, and Marshall Henderson's go-ahead 3-point try with 2 seconds left missed everything, allowing the Wildcats to hang on for a 61-58 victory over Mississippi Thursday night. Wesley Iwundu added (More)
Posted 4:12 AM 12/5/2013 by GARY FINEOOUT
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The prosecutor overseeing the investigation of sexual assault allegations against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston says it is completed. State Attorney Willie Meggs has scheduled a news conference at 2 p.m. Thursday in his office to announce his (More)