NFL Films founder Ed Sabol dies at 98

...pregame locker room speeches.Steve Sabol, who succeeded his father as NFL Films' president, died in 2012 at age 69 of brain cancer. PLAYOFF COMMITTEE: Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt was appointed to the College Football Playoff selection...

Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...beat out Mount St. Joseph freshman Lauren Hill, who played her first college basketball game while battling terminal brain cancer, and three-time winner Serena Williams.Davis tossed a two-hitter to help Phil a delphia beat Nashville 4-0...

UConn women easily beat Notre Dame in Jimmy V Classic

...men's team Saturday night.LAUREN HILL: The V Foundation and ESPN announced a $100,000 grant to fund pediatric brain cancer research in honor of Lauren Hill. Hill, the Mount St. Joseph University women's basketball player, has shared...

Dignity, darkly defined

...rational and articulate about her decision to end her life rather than spending her last few months suffering from terminal brain cancer.Her story ? made very public through recorded testimonials for the Compassion & Choices national advocacy group...

Terminally ill woman chooses to die on Nov. 1

29-year old Brittany Maynard has terminal brain cancer. Maynard has chosen Nov. 1 - two days after her husband's birthday - as the day she will die.

UC Irvine drops Texas in CWS opener

...is presented by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and Easton Foundations. It's named in memory of the former Florida State All-America shortstop and major league player and manager who died of brain cancer in 1987.

Baseball official gets press box prostate exam

...exam was performed.Milovich had the exam performed as part of a challenge with a 10-year-old boy suffering from brain cancer who has a Facebook page telling about his fight. Milovich agreed to have the exam done if the page got 10,000 "likes...

Father thankful to fulfill Masters dream with son

...of Augusta. "Most dads take their sons and start teaching them sports at 6, 7 years old. We were dealing with brain cancer."Christopher was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor in July 2011. After an emergency surgery saved his life, the...

Yankees sign former Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to seven-year contract

...Baseball Players Association voted unanimously Tuesday to appoint Clark to replace Michael Weiner, who died Nov. 22 of brain cancer. The decision is pending a vote of the general membership. CUBS: Hired 2002 AL Rookie of the Year Eric Hinske as...

Homecoming queen holds brain cancer fundraiser

...organizing a fundraiser walk to benefit brain cancer patients at Georgia Re gents Uni...toward funding care packages for brain cancer patients who are new to the often...the river to help do away with brain cancer.In the five months before the...