National Sports

The Latest: Wisconsin women's hoops cancels another game

Dec 2, 2020

Wisconsin says its women’s basketball home game next Tuesday with Prairie View A&M has been canceled due to protocols related to COVID-19

Virus, fan eagerness may spur sports bet, casino expansion

Dec 2, 2020

Huge holes in state budgets due to the coronavirus pandemic and the demonstrated eagerness of fans to bet on sports are likely to spur a further expansion of sports betting and online casino gambling

Gosper leaving World Rugby to take up role at NFL Europe

Dec 2, 2020

The chief executive of rugby’s world governing body is leaving his role to take up a senior position at the NFL where he will drive the next stage of its growth in Europe

Jaguars sticking with Glennon even though Minshew is healthy

Dec 2, 2020

Quarterback Mike Glennon is getting another start for the Jacksonville Jaguars even though Gardner Minshew is fully healthy

Celtic slumps as dominance finally threatened in Scotland

Dec 2, 2020

Scottish giant Celtic is in crisis and its manager is fighting for his job

Olympic fans from aboard may have health tracked by app

Dec 2, 2020

A mobile app could be among the measures used to track fans' health.

Nova's Wright says bubble stay takes mental toll on players

Dec 2, 2020

Villanova stayed in Connecticut’s “Bubbleville” at the Mohegan Sun resort casino for a full week, playing four games, including two that were not on its schedule when the Wildcats arrived

Rodgers' 50th TD pass vs. Bears puts him in exclusive group

Dec 2, 2020

Aaron Rodgers picked apart Chicago’s defense once again last week, throwing four TD passes to give him 51 for his career against the Bears

Broncos activate 3 QBs following COVID-19 rules violations

Dec 2, 2020

The Denver Broncos are getting their QBs back on Wednesday

No. 7 Kansas overcomes offensive woes, beats No. 20 Kentucky

Dec 2, 2020

Jalen Wilson scored 21 of his career-high 23 points in the second half and posted his first double-double to help No. 7 Kansas get past No. 20 Kentucky 65-62 in the Champions Classic

Sounders back in West final after 1-0 win over FC Dallas

Dec 2, 2020

Defender Shane O’Neill scored on an open header early in the second half, and the Seattle Sounders beat FC Dallas 1-0 in the semifinals of the MLS Western Conference playoffs

Years after coming out, gay athletes upset by lack of change

Dec 1, 2020

David Kopay and Ian Roberts both took giant leaps of faith when they came out

New Mexico State cruises past Benedictine Mesa 92-54

Dec 1, 2020

Donnie Tillman and Evan Gilyard II scored 17 points apiece and New Mexico State rolled to a 92-54 win over NAIA member Benedictine Mesa

Ducas scores 19, Saint Mary's tops Nicholls 73-50

Dec 1, 2020

Alex Ducas hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points to lead Saint Mary’s to a home-opening 73-50 win over Nicholls State

McLaughlin leads Abilene Christian past Howard Payne 81-51

Dec 1, 2020

Logan McLaughlin had 17 points and 10 rebounds off the bench to lift Abilene Christian to an 81-51 win over Howard Payne