Irish beat Red Devils

Daniel Lindsey's interception clinched Class A No. 1 Aquinas' 15-13 win at Lincoln County.
By Wayne Staats

North Augusta rides defense to win

With a stalled offense in the second half, North Augusta relied on defensive contributions across the field to beat Irmo 27-21 on Friday night.
By David Lee

Wayne County defeats Burke County, wins region

WAYNESBORO — Burke County recorded five turnovers, four in the second half, as Wayne County pulled away for the region title.
By Chris Gay

Houston County routs Evans

Houston County showed why its offense is the most explosive unit in Region 2-AAAAA as it ignited for a 50-24 rout of Evans at McConnell-Talbert Stadium.

Panthers pummel 'Pack

Time and again, Lakeside's offensive line opened gaping holes for running backs who took advantage, especially seniors Jalen Harrison and Josh Jones, en route to a 63-14 rout of Greenbrier.
By Scott Rouch

Paine seeks first SIAC win in football

Paine goes for its first Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference victory today when it travels to Clark Atlanta for a 2 p.m. game.

Yellow Jackets need win to keep hopes alive in ACC Coastal race

Georgia Tech's Paul Johnson expects the next two weekends to provide clarity in the muddled ACC Coastal Division race.
By Charles Odum

Muschamp running out of chances

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Florida coach Will Muschamp likely needs a victory against No. 9 Georgia today to have any chance of saving his job.
By Mark Long

Kenseth wins pole in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Tony Stewart was the fastest on Friday but Matt Kenseth earned the position that mattered most.

Hawks hoping changes help energize fans

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks hope a sellout in tonight's home opener against Indiana will show the team is moving past off-season controversies in ownership and management.
By Charles Odum

Gamecocks, Vols out to end SEC losing streaks

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said there's enough blame to spread around for the Gamecocks' failures this season.
By Pete Iacobelli


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Sounders are favorites to claim MLS Cup

Seattle is trying to make MLS history. Los Angeles would love nothing more than to send Landon Donovan into retirement raising another trophy.

Kentucky is No. 1 pick in basketball again

Kentucky was the runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 released Friday, becoming the fourth program to earn the honor in consecutive seasons.
By John Marshall

Hurley leads in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Billy Hurley III made six birdies on his front nine en route to 5-under-par 67 Friday that gave him a two-shot lead after the second round of the CIMB Classic.

Michigan's AD resigns

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigned Friday, setting the stage for new leadership at the top of one of the nation's most prominent athletic departments.

Stakes high for Auburn-Ole Miss game

Auburn and Mississippi spent the week dismissing their standing in the first College Football Playoff rankings as mostly irrelevant.
By John Zenor

Drivers talk over differences

Matt Kenseth feels terrible about the wreck that left Kevin Harvick last among the eight drivers still eligible in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Rogers expected to have streak end

The Oakland Raiders are expected to be without cornerback Carlos Rogers for Sunday's game against Seattle.

James, Cavs top Bulls in OT

CHICAGO - LeBron James scored 36 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls 114-108 in overtime on Friday night.

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