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Tiger will not play Houston Open

Tiger Woods made it official Friday: He will not play in next week's Shell Houston Open.According to ESPN.com, the commitment deadline passed and he was not entered into the event. It is the last tournament before the Masters Tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-27/tiger-will-not-play-houston-
Former ESPN analyst in for the long haul at Arkansas

...season-ending loss to Baylor in the NCAA Tournament.Dykes, the former ESPN basketball analyst, also made it clear he's back in the coaching...basketball coach the last 15 years as opposed to working for ESPN, you've got to go through it now as a head coach," Dykes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-23/former-espn-analyst-long-
Big changes likely ahead for extra points during 2015 NFL season

...meetings, Cleveland Browns and Atlanta Falcons officials were informed of the discipline they face for violating league policies, ESPN reported.Browns general manager Ray Farmer admitted to texting during games in violation of the league's electronic device...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-25/big-changes-likely-ahead-extr
Sweet 16 in NCAA Tournament features most teams ever with 10 or more losses

...maximum was 28. With conference tournaments, some teams now play 34 or 35 games before the NCAA Tournament.Other factors, ESPN analyst Jay Bilas said, are that high major teams are beating each other up in conference play, and premier programs are sought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-25/sweet-16-ncaa-tournament-
Midland Valley's Austin O'Shields leads SportsCenter top plays for diving catch

...process.The catch was recorded by WAGT-Ch. 26/WJBF-Ch. 6, which submitted the video to ESPN as a nomination for its SportsCenter Top 10. ESPN made it the No. 1 play Thursday on SportsCenter, beating plays from the PGA Tour, NBA and NHL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-20/midland-valleys-austi
High school: O'Shields catch leads ESPN top plays

...Lake Olmstead Stadium for a diving catch he'll never forget. ESPN made sure he never forgets it by making it the No. 1 play on...Thursday. WAGT/WJBF recorded the play and submitted it to ESPN for nomination, which picked it up and ran with it as the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-03-20/high-school-
UConn is still the gold standard for women's basketball

...attendance when UConn comes to town. They draw better TV ratings for ESPN than any other women's basketball team, nearly doubling the...winning by large amounts.While some coaches grumble about how ESPN only shows a few teams in its broadcasts during the regular season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-20/uconn-still-gold-standard
Georgia basketball program is on stable ground heading into 2015-16

...said."We'll get back next year," Mann said of the NCAA Tournament. "I'm not worried about that."Jay Bilas, the ESPN analyst, said earlier this month about Georgia: " I think the program's in great shape. ...Look, I think Georgia fans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-21/georgia-basketball-progra
Fans are turning out for top-seeded South Carolina women

...success that dates to Texas A&M's 50-48 win at the Colonial Life Arena in 2013, when its average attendance was 3,952.ESPN analyst Kara Lawson recalls going down to watch some South Carolina preseason workouts about four years back. "There wasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-19/fans-arre-turning-out-top
Senior Marcus Thornton invaluable to Bulldogs

...the title in the NCAA Tournament.He picked the Wildcats to beat Villanova in the title game during a broadcast Wednesday on ESPN.The president advanced Arizona and Duke to the Final Four.Obama hasn't picked the correct national champion since his first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-18/senior-marcus-thornton-in