Stories by Michael Marot

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015

Americans roll to Duel in the Pool victory

INDIANAPOLIS — Eight Americans broke national records and the men's 400 freestyle relay closed out the weekend with yet another record performance, helping the U.S. pull away from Europe at ...
By Michael Marot

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

US pulls ahead in Duel in the Pool

INDIANAPOLIS - Ryan Lochte won a race and the U.S. women's 400-meter medley relay team set a world record Friday night at the Duel in the Pool, helping the Americans take a commanding 74-48 lead ...
By Michael Marot

Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015

Golden State runs streak to 23 in a row

Klay Thompson scored a season-high 39 points and reigning MVP Stephen Curry nearly had a triple-double, the Warriors improved to 23-0 by stopping Indiana's furious fourth-quarter comeback.
By Michael Marot

Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015

Spartans rally for Big Ten title, likely playoff spot

INDIANAPOLIS - L.J. Scott kept lunging forward, stretching the ball over the goal line for a touchdown with 27 seconds and No. 5 Michigan State all but locked up a spot in the College Football ...
By Michael Marot

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Clemson ranks high in academics in football

Clemson jumped to the top of the class in the first College Football Playoff rankings. The Tigers are also getting their work done in the classroom.
By Michael Marot

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Mistake-prone Colts off to rough start

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck delivered his statement with a disgusted glare. Chuck Pagano resorted to a terse tone and sharp words.
By Michael Marot

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Jets' defense too much for Luck, Colts

INDIANAPOLIS - The New York Jets' suddenly opportunistic defense did it again Monday night.
By Michael Marot

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

NBA pipeline from Europe growing

Basketball Without Borders camp shows NBA European pipeline is still flowing with draft looming.
By Michael Marot

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Qualifying marred by another crash at Indy 500

IndyCar will require all cars trying to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 to use race trim and normal boost levels Sunday after another frightening crash in practice.
By Michael Marot

Friday, May 15, 2015

Chevrolet, Honda looking at oval packages at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS - IndyCar manufacturers Chevrolet and Honda are taking a deep look into their oval aero kit packages following two spectacular crashes this week at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
By Michael Marot

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Castroneves escapes injury after flipping

INDIANAPOLIS - Helio Castroneves' car flipped over and went airborne Wednesday during a scary-looking crash in practice for the Indianapolis 500, less than an hour after he was docked eight points ...
By Michael Marot

Monday, April 6, 2015

NCAA looking for ways to pick up pace, scoring

INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA might be ready to spice up college basketball.
By Michael Marot

Calipari, ex-Hawk part of Hall of Fame class

INDIANAPOLIS - Kentucky coach John Calipari and former Atlanta Hawks star Dikembe Mutombo are part of the 2015 Naismith Hall of Fame class.
By Michael Marot

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Oregon's Mariota impresses at combine

INDIANAPOLIS - Marcus Mariota looked awfully comfortable on center stage Thursday.
By Michael Marot

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

Colts pull away from Bengals

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck threw for 376 yards and a game-changing touchdown and Daniel "Boom" Herron ran for another score as Indianapolis dominated the second half to beat Cincinnati 26-10 in ...
By Michael Marot

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015

Young quarterbacks have poor playoff records

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck and Andy Dalton have similar achievements listed on their résumés - and similar glaring holes.
By Michael Marot

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Whaley is first female PGA of America officer

INDIANAPOLIS - Suzy Whaley has became the first female officer in PGA of America history.
By Michael Marot

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

High-scoring Indianapolis Colts expect to improve on offense

As the high-scoring Indianapolis Colts embarked on its bye week Tuesday, players and coaches vowed to come back even sharper.
By Michael Marot

Monday, Aug 18, 2014

Legal experts say challenging cap limit might be NCAA's best bet

INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA's best argument against the Ed O'Bannon ruling might be the financial limits imposed by U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken - the same ones the NCAA lauded in her decision.
By Michael Marot

Friday, Aug 15, 2014

Pacers star hopes to return for 2014-15 season

INDIANAPOLIS - Paul George beat the odds to become an NBA star. He'll have to do it all over again to play during the 2014-15 season.
By Michael Marot
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