A group of 20 university presidents and college athletics administrators is crafting a proposal to better define when the NCAA should investigate cases of academic cheating by student athletes.
Paine begins play in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament on Wednesday enjoying a different schedule than in years past.
DENVER - The Denver Nuggets fired coach Brian Shaw after 1½ seasons, with the team at 20-39 and on a six-game losing streak.
Alex Rodriguez returns for his first game in 17 months, slated to be a designated hitter for two or three at-bats against the Philadelphia Phillies.
MESA, Ariz. - World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was roughed up in his exhibition debut, and Marcus Semien hit a pair of home runs as the Oakland Athletics opened their new spring training home by beating the champion San Francisco Giants 9-4 Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES - These are humble days for UCLA basketball, with the Bruins desperate to get into the NCAA Tournament any way they can.
Arkansas (16-12) enters the Women's SEC Tournament as the No. 9 seed, but that hasn't stopped the Razorbacks from being projected as an NCAA Tournament team by many under first-year coach Jimmy Dykes.
North Augusta defensive coordinator Derrick Quinn is Fox Creek's new head football coach.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NASCAR did not have its finest weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway, where the follow-up to the Daytona 500 began with the theft of a race car and a parked SUV rolling into Denny Hamlin's motorhome.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kurt Busch has agreed to follow NASCAR's recommended guidelines to be eligible for eventual reinstatement.