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Penn State's Jason Cabinda (40) sacks Indiana quarterback Richard Lagow (21) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in State College, Pa., Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Chris Knight)
September 30, 2017 - 7:37 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — DaeSean Hamilton began his Penn State career uncertain he'd ever get a chance to contribute. He'll end it with the most receptions in Nittany Lions history. The fifth-year senior caught nine passes for 122 yards and three touchdowns and broke the school receptions mark in...
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Phil Mickelson tees off on the tenth hole during the third day of the Presidents Cup at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, N.J., Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
September 30, 2017 - 7:34 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The International team lost just about everything but its sense of humor. A long and demoralizing day at the Presidents Cup ended with Anirban Lahiri making two clutch birdies in a fourballs match that spared his team the indignity of watching the Americans celebrate...
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Colorado Rockies right fielder Carlos Gonzalez, right, sings for first baseman Mark Reynolds as they work out around the cage as the team takes batting practice before facing the Los Angeles Dodgers in a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
September 30, 2017 - 6:46 pm
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have clinched their first postseason berth since 2009 and will face Arizona in the NL wild-card game Wednesday. The Rockies sewed up the second NL wild-card spot after the Milwaukee Brewers fell 7-6 to St. Louis. Former Rockies pitcher Juan Nicasio recorded the...
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Detroit Tigers' Andrew Romine (17) and JaCoby Jones celebrate after a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
September 30, 2017 - 6:00 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Romine is set to play all nine. Positions, that is. Not just innings. With the last-place Detroit Tigers finishing up a lost season and the Minnesota Twins locked in as the second AL wild card, Tigers manager Brad Ausmus plans to play Romine at every spot on the diamond...
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Boston Red Sox's Deven Marrero, right, celebrates in the clubhouse with Christian Vazquez after the Red Sox defeated the Houston Astros 6-3 in a baseball game to clinch the American League East division title in Boston, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 30, 2017 - 5:38 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The hard chopper bounced off first baseman Mitch Moreland's glove and high into the air. Second baseman Brock Holt jumped to glove the ball and flipped it to first, where David Price was covering. When the Boston Red Sox needed him, Price was there. The one-time ace came out of the...
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Ryan Blaney competes during the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
September 30, 2017 - 4:53 pm
DOVER, Del. (AP) — With a checkered flag missing and no highlight reel burnout to be found, Ryan Blaney may at least want to keep the race trophy as a keepsake to prove he won at Dover. Blaney crashed the Xfinity Series playoffs and the Cup regular dominated Saturday at Dover International Speedway...
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Wisconsin's Isaiahh Loudermilk (97) and Leon Jacobs celebrate after a sack of Northwestern quarterback Clayton Thorson (18) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 30, 2017 - 4:47 pm
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — What looked like another second-half runaway turned into nail-biting final few minutes for No. 10 Wisconsin. The defense caught its breath and came up with one more big play. Jonathan Taylor ran for two touchdowns to help the offense overcome a sluggish start and the Badgers...
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Green Bay Packers' Davante Adams is hit by Chicago Bears' Adrian Amos and Danny Trevathan during the second half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, in Green Bay, Wis. The Bears were penalized on the play and Adams was taken off the field on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)
September 30, 2017 - 4:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The NFL has suspended Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan for two games for his frightening hit against Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams. The league announced the punishment on Saturday. Trevathan has three business days to appeal the suspension. Adams was taken off the...
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Florida running back Lamical Perine, left, tries to get around Vanderbilt safety LaDarius Wiley after a short gain during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Gainesville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
September 30, 2017 - 3:41 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored three touchdowns, Malik Davis added two and No. 21 Florida beat Vanderbilt 38-24 on Saturday despite losing quarterback Luke Del Rio for the season with a broken left collarbone. Coach Jim McElwain says Del Rio will have season-ending surgery Monday...
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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2007 file photo, Purdue coach Joe Tiller, celebrates a 33-19 football victory against Notre Dame in West Lafayette, Ind. Tiller, the winningest football coach in Purdue history, died Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Buffalo, Wyo., the school said. He was 74.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, file)
September 30, 2017 - 3:39 pm
Joe Tiller, who guided quarterback Drew Brees at Purdue and was the school's winningest football coach, died Saturday. He was 74. He died at home of natural causes in Buffalo, Wyoming, the Harness Funeral Home said. Tiller and Brees carried Purdue to rare heights at a school better known for...
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