Georgia's defense steps up to put last year behind them

ATLANTA — Georgia’s defense forced three turnovers and held the Yellow Jackets to 276 total yards of offense.

Seahawks knock off Steelers

SEATTLE - Russell Wilson threw a career-high five touchdown passes, including two TDs to Doug Baldwin in the final 8:12, and the Seahawks held on for a wild 39-30 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Alabama is SEC's last hope for playoff representative

The once-unstoppable Southeastern Conference is down to one national title contender.
By John Zenor

Falcons, Ryan struggle again

ATLANTA - Matt Ryan threw two more interceptions and didn't get much help from his teammates Sunday, sending slumping Atlanta to its fourth consecutive loss. 
By Paul Newberry

Griffin leads Clippers past Timberwolves

LOS ANGELES - Blake Griffin scored 12 of his 26 points in the final 6:32 to lead the Los Angeles Clippers past the Minnesota Timber­wolves 107-99 on Sunday.

Kobe Bryant announces retirement

''This season is all I have left to give," Bryant said in what he called a letter entitled "Dear Basketball."
By Greg Beacham

Iowa State hires Matt Campbell to be new coach

Toledo's Matt Campbell is hired away from Toledo to be Iowa State's new football coach.

Clemson won't be awed by ACC title game

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney knows his No. 1 Tigers are ready for the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game in Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday after grinding out a 12-0 season.
By Pete Iacobelli

Jones prevails at Australian Open

SYDNEY - Matt Jones overcame a bogey, double-bogey and triple-bogey on the front nine Sunday to escape with a one-stroke victory in the Australian Open.

Trojans outlast Jaguars

Augusta University fought to a close finish against the defending Southeast Regional champions, but Mount Olive outlasted the Jaguars 87-83 on Sunday.
By David Lee

Britain captures Davis Cup

GHENT, Belgium -With one perfect lob, Andy Murray ended eight decades of Davis Cup frustration for Britain.
By Nesha Starcevic

College Football Scores

Scott Michaux

Firing Mark Richt is a huge mistake by Georgia

For 15 years, Mark Richt has served the Georgia Bulldogs with more class and dignity than any football coach I’ve ever covered – while compiling the highest winning percentage in the school’s illustrious history.

Freshman power Duke past Utah State

DURHAM, N.C. -Freshman Luke Kennard had the best game of his young career, scoring 22 points to help No. 6 Duke beat Utah State 85-52 on Sunday.

Graham, Big Ben among key injuries in Week 12

Jimmy Graham is done for the season and Big Ben went down again.

No. 8 Texas women upend No. 4 Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Lashann Higgs scored 18 points and eighth-ranked Texas beat No. 4 Tennessee 64-53 on Sunday to remain unbeaten.

Front row seat to elusive bobcats' occasional appearance

Over many years, I've caught only occasional fleeting glimpses of Lynx Rufus, the most elusive resident of our southern forests. But on this day, here were four at one time. 

Kelly leads Rebels past Bulldogs

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Chad Kelly threw for 236 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score to lead No. 19 Mississippi over No. 23 Mississippi State 38-27.

Devils rally for OT victory

MONTREAL - Defenseman John Moore scored in overtime, and the New Jersey Devils rallied for a 3-2 victory over the NHL-leading Montreal Canadiens.

Rushing attack helps Georgia Southern knock out South Alabama

STATESBORO, Ga. - When South Alabama opened the game Saturday with an 11-play, 75-yard touchdown drive, the Jaguars didn't even realize they were playing right into Georgia Southern's hands.
By Nathan Deen

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