Report: Basketball coach Rick Barnes, Longhorns to part ways

Texas coach Rick Barnes will be released after yet another quick...athletic director Steve Patterson and Barnes met Saturday, according to the people...announcement before Sunday.The 60-year-old Barnes shaped Texas into a national basketball...

Ricky Barnes, Scott Piercy lead inaugural Barbasol Championship

OPELIKA, Ala. - Ricky Barnes and Scott Piercy each shot 6-under-par 65 on Saturday to share...third-round lead in the PGA Tour's inaugural Barbasol Championship.Barnes and Piercy reached 13-under 200 on Grand National's Lake Course...

Barnes proves effective

ATLANTA -- Roy Barnes looked up from his prepared text during...you find you know most of it," Mr. Barnes said last week, as he neared the end...that's not the only skill in which Mr. Barnes has demonstrated mastery in the last 12...

Barnes & Noble teams up with Microsoft

...provided an infusion of money to help Barnes & Noble compete with top electronic bookseller...teaming up to create a subsidiary for Barnes & Noble's e-book and college textbook...Kindle, creating a potent challenge to Barnes & Noble's brick-and-mortar bookstores...

Barnes' stance on sex crimes at issue

...Mableton lawyer and state Rep. Roy Barnes, helped one in court three years ago...the Georgia Supreme Court, which Mr. Barnes says vindicates his position. Nonetheless, the contrast is one Mr. Barnes would rather not see made during the...

Barnes employs backers

ATLANTA -- When Roy Barnes needed somebody with political muscle...family and business money. So when Mr. Barnes needed a replacement for Transportation...Senate colleague a call. "I think he (Barnes) is a great guy, and I think he's...

Barnes turns Texas into basketball power

...from Hickory is big time now. When Rick Barnes took over as coach at Texas five years...come a long way," the 48-year-old Barnes said. So has he. Have a thought? Go...news on your PDA Get e-mail headlines Barnes grew up poor in Hickory, N.C., a...

College basketball
Supporters say Barnes is real deal

MABLETON, Ga. -- The way Roy Barnes tells the story, former U.N. Ambassador...him during a political forum because Mr. Barnes was a Georgia homebody. How, asked Mr. Young, one of Mr. Barnes' Democratic opponents in 1990, could...

Barnes immediately imposes discipline on Texas

AUSTIN, Texas -- Before Rick Barnes attended his introductory news conference...meeting before being introduced as coach, Barnes imposed rules on the directionless Longhorns...sure it will become second nature." Barnes said he met Monday with Luke Axtell...

Other sports
Barnes has own leadership style

...Williams tried to rewrite one of Gov. Roy Barnes' HMO reform bills this session, it didn't...captain running the ship of state. Mr. Barnes negotiated with Mr. Williams and listened...punish you." The difference between Mr. Barnes and Zell Miller, his predecessor, was...