Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

HAMPTON, Ga. - Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps to go Sunday, winning the Folds of Honor Quik Trip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
By Don Coble

Patrick Reed within one shot of Paul Casey, Ian Poulter

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Ian Poulter finally made a mistake - and former Augusta State All-American Patrick Reed was ready and waiting. Then Reed gave it back two holes later.
By David Westin

Minoso paved way for many players in baseball

CHICAGO — When Minnie Minoso broke into major league baseball, the “Cuban Comet” was part of a wave of black players who changed the game forever. 
By Jay Cohen

No. 13 Kentucky women topple No. 2 South Carolina

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Jennifer O'Neill and Makayla Epps combined for 22 second-half points and No. 13 Kentucky beat No. 2 South Carolina 67-56 on Sunday, denying the Gamecocks an unbeaten season in SEC play.

Jeff Gordon has harsh words after crash

HAMPTON, Ga. - Jeff Gordon's farewell tour continued its rough start Sunday with a second crash in as many races.
By Don Coble

Fast and furious: Rousey looks to future after 14-second win

LOS ANGELES - Ronda Rousey won a fight in 16 seconds last summer, falling a second short of the quickest victory in UFC history. At the time, she figured the speed with which she pummeled Alexis Davis was a fluke.
By Greg Beacham

Matt Kemp is high on the new-look Padres

PEORIA, Ariz. - Matt Kemp stood up from his locker, navy blue hoodie covering his head and began signing the nursery rhyme, Rain, Rain, Go Away.
By Janie McCauley

Freshman's free throws propel Blue Devils

DURHAM, N.C. - Freshman Azura Stevens had 21 points and 12 rebounds and No. 16 Duke beat No. 15 North Carolina 81-80 on Sunday.
By Joedy McCreary

Michaux: Woods won't catch Nicklaus

Tiger Woods is not going to catch Jack Nicklaus on the major scorecard.
By Scott Michaux

Jacobsen to speak at Junior Invitational

Former PGA Tour player Peter Jacobsen, now a golf analyst for NBC Sports and the Golf Channel, will be the keynote speaker for the fifth annual Junior Invitational at Sage Valley.
By John Boyette

Harrington prevails in playoff to win Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - Padraig Harrington is back in the Masters Tournament after the Honda Classic finally ended early Monday afternoon with the Irishman winning on the second hole of sudden death.
By David Westin

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FIFA president worried about racism in Russia before 2018 World Cup

HOLYWOOD, Northern Ireland - FIFA President Sepp Blatter is concerned by a study that highlighted the scale of Russian soccer's racism problem ahead of the 2018 WorldCup, warning there "must be some sanctions" if the extremism is not eradicated.
By Rob Harris

Tennessee earns share of SEC title after routing Vanderbilt

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Ariel Massengale scored 26 points and tied a school single-game record with eight 3-pointers Sunday to help No. 6 Tennessee beat Vander­bilt 79-49 in the regular-season finale for both teams. Tennessee's victory and No.

Rangers' Darvish throws without pain

SURPRISE, Ariz. - Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish threw 14 pitches without any discomfort Sunday, his most extensive work since being shut down last August with elbow inflammation.

Yang rallies to win her second title

CHONBURI, Thailand - Amy Yang won her second career tour title at the LPGA Thailand at the Siam Country Club Pattaya Old Course on Sunday.

Senior helps Badgers wrap up Big Ten

MADISON, Wis. - Frank Kaminsky scored 31 points in his final home game, sophomore Nigel Hayes added 14 and No. 5 Wisconsin clinched at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season title with a 68-61 victory Sunday over Michigan State.

Harden's big game helps Rockets beat Cavaliers in OT

HOUSTON - James Harden scored 33 points for Houston and Cleveland star LeBron James missed a pair of free throws with 4.2 seconds left in overtime, helping the Rockets hold on for a 105-103 win over the Cavaliers on Sunday.

Jagr steps up to help Panthers prevail

SUNRISE, Fla. - Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist, and the Florida Panthers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Sunday.

Fenninger closes the gap in standings with win

BANSKO, Bulgaria - Austria's Anna Fenninger kept up the pressure on overall leader Tina Maze with victory in the women's Alpine combined World Cup race in fog-hit Bansko on Sunday.

Overtime

In Montevallo, Ala., sophomore Dane Hutcheon singled in the game-winner in the bottom of the 10th, lifting the Montevallo Falcons to a 6-5 Peach Belt Conference victory over Georgia Regents on Sunday.

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Wildcats fall to Bulldogs

Though Laney reached a state semifinal for the sixth year in a row, the Wildcats won’t play for their second state championship in four years.
By Wayne Staats

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