RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Texas QB David Ash to miss BYU game

    September 1, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed most of last season with concussion symptoms, will not play this week against BYU after getting headaches and feeling dizzy in the hours following the Longhorns' season-opening win over North Texas.

  • Bills WR Watkins practices after hurting ribs

    September 1, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins is still experiencing soreness after returning to practice for the first time since aggravating a rib injury last week.

  • Saban: No. 2 Alabama's QB competition continues

    September 1, 2014

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama quarterback competition continues, even though the opener was all Blake Sims.

  • Mariners put INF-DH Montero on suspended list

    September 1, 2014

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Seattle Mariners have put first baseman-designated hitter Jesus Montero on the suspended list.

  • Idaho, Florida still working on suspended game

    September 1, 2014

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida expects to know what will happen with its postponed season opener in the next two days.

  • US Open darling Bellis wins in junior opener

    September 1, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - The darling of the U.S. Open, 15-year-old CiCi Bellis, opened her pursuit of the junior girls' crown with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Mexico's Renata Zarazua.

  • Messi ruled out of friendly against Germany

    September 1, 2014

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Lionel Messi has been ruled out of Wednesday's international friendly against World Cup winners Germany with a right-leg injury.

  • Diamondbacks reinstate Hudson, Ross

    September 1, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated Daniel Hudson from the disabled, and the right-hander will likely work in relief in his return from two Tommy John operations.

  • Bryan brothers roll to quarters of US Open doubles

    September 1, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Americans Bob and Mike Bryan advanced to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open doubles Monday, downing countrymen Bradley Klahn and Tim Smyzek 6-3, 7-6 (5).

  • Column: Stewart's Chase status doesn't matter

    September 1, 2014

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it's not a very good one: He must win Saturday night at Richmond, where he last visited Victory Lane in 2002.