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Businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015

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Djokovic beats defending champ Wawrinka to reach final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic did enough to beat defending champion Stan Wawrinka in a semifinal match that lacked the intensity of their recent five-setters, setting up an Australian Open final against long-time friend and rival Andy Murray.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015

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NFL players who started young show more thinking problems

 

BOSTON (AP) — NFL veterans who started playing tackle football before the age of 12 are more likely to have cognitive difficulties after their careers, according to a study published on Wednesday in the journal Neurology.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Irving dazzles, scores 55 as Cavs win 8th straight game

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving clapped his hands as he walked to the middle of the locker room, unaware of the surprise his teammates had in store for him.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Buckeyes' Matta switches to man, then goes to smaller lineup

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Thad Matta doesn't change his mind frequently.

Yet in the past few weeks he's made two significant switches.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Head of NCAA enforcement: Academic misconduct on rise

The head of NCAA enforcement says academic misconduct is on the rise in college athletics and his department is currently handling 20 open investigations.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Commentary: Michigan fans need to slow their roll

When asked about the hiring of Jim Harbaugh as head coach of his alma mater, the University of Michigan, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady uttered a statement that unfortunately has become the common sentiment of most supporters of the Wolverines.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Murray into final; Williams, Sharapova to meet in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray has reached the Australian Open final for the fourth time, beating Tomas Berdych in a tension-filled semifinal to earn one more shot at a long elusive title.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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