Cal Storm rallies to win in overtime

Behind Andee Velasco's 19 points, Cal Storm rallied late to shock the Tree of Hope in overtime, 65-60, in the Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship.
By Chris Gay

Former Silver Bluff star breaks foot

Dallas Cowboys rookie defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence, a former Silver Bluff star, will miss at least two months after breaking his right foot in practice at training camp.
By SCHUYLER DIXON

Clemson to play Auburn in '16, '17

Clemson and Auburn have scheduled a home-and-home football series for the 2016 and 2017 seasons, the schools announced Wednesday.

Q&A: Aaron Murray's new life

Aaron Murray's latest problem? People confuse him with his now-famous older brother, Josh, who became engaged on The Bacholette.
By Fletcher Page

Pipe burst floods UCLA's court

The House That Wooden Built is waterlogged. A nearly century-old water main burst Tuesday near UCLA and sent more than 20 million gallons of water down storm drains and onto campus.
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Kemp's blasts lift Dodgers past Braves

Matt Kemp hit a pair of two-run homers, Yasiel Puig had four hits with two runs scored and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-4 on Tuesday night.
By Beth Harris

Tiger ready to see shape of his game

AKRON, Ohio - Tiger Woods finds out over the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started.
By Doug Ferguson

Redskins coach trying to develop Griffin

Redskins coach Jay Gruden says there will be “sprinkles” of zone-read, but he’s more interested in developing Robert Griffin III's skills as a drop-back passer.
By Joseph White

Winston was held at gunpoint

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Jameis Winston and Florida State teammate Chris Casher were held at gunpoint by campus police nearly two years ago while hunting squirrels with a pellet gun, police say.

Arizona, Peterson reach new deal

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Patrick Peterson is the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL. Just ask him.

Orioles hesitant to trade the farm

The Orioles apparently won't give up some of their young arms to get pitching help this season, and that likely means Boston's Jon Lester, a former Augusta GreenJacket, won't be heading to Baltimore.

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Palace Malice favorite for Whitney Stakes

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice will break from the No. 5 spot in Saturday's Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. The Aiken-trained colt is the even-money favorite.

Announcer will return for 66th season

LOS ANGELES - Vin Scully, the 86-year-old Hall of Fame announcer, will return for his record 66th season with the team in 2015.
By Beth Harris

Nadal withdraws from US Open tuneups

Rafael Nadal withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury.
By Howard Fendrich

Schedule shakeup might not happen

It seems there only will be minor tweaks to a lineup that's been plagued by weather problems, low attendance and a lack of days off.
By Don Coble

Ambrose could go back to Australia

Despite having two career wins in the Sprint Cup Series – both on road courses – Marcos Ambrose might be headed back to Australia at the end of the season.
By From Wire Reports

Strong field ready to tackle Reno event

RENO, Nev. - The 16th edition of Reno's PGA Tour event has a new sponsor, a new name, and one of the best fields. 
By Scott Sonner

Little known QBs ready to prove worth

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Quarterback battles and signal-caller questions abound in the Southeastern Conference going into preseason camps around the league. Big names, not so much.
By John Zenor

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Frazier retires after demotion

Long-time Richmond County principal Wayne Frazier, known for his unorthodox approach to school reform, submitted his resignation Wednesday after being demoted to a teacher this summer.

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