Tennessee women expect to be met by hostile crowd in Spokane

...large hostile crowds. In fact, some players seem to enjoy it."When the other team's...hostile environment doesn't bother the players. "You are so in the zone you hardly...Burdick said.OREGON TRAIL: Tennessee players Jordan Reynolds, Mercedes Russell and...

Ball hits, kills Georgia baseball player

VALDOSTA, Ga. - Valdosta High School officials say a freshman athlete is dead after a baseball struck him in the head during a game.

Drug testing, power arms contribute to decline in home runs

...per game back in 2000 when 16 players reached the 40-homer mark...low strikes, contributing to players over the past two seasons hitting...Nelson Cruz was the only player to hit 40 homers last season...be very elite."For most players, even 30 seems to be too tough...

Golf roundup: Colin Montgomerie, Joe Durant share lead in Champions Tour event

...Senior PGA Championship and U.S. Senior Open last year.The players faced 10-20 mph wind out of the northwest with stronger gusts...the Masters Tournament in two weeks, is in a group of five players who are a shot behind the leaders.Overnight leader Adrien...

Notre Dame rolls past Wichita State and into Elite Eight

CLEVELAND - Momentum sagging and Wichita State surging, Mike Brey called time- out and offered his Notre Dame players a reminder.There was no screaming. No frantic scribbling of Xs-and-Os. That's not Brey's style. Or his team's either...

Top-ranked Wildcats drub Mountaineers by 39 in Sweet 16

...Smith is still giving to his Tar Heel players ? even after his death.Tim Breedlove...sent earlier this month to each of the players who lettered for Smith's Tar Heel teams...Smith disciple Roy Williams, and former players Phil Ford, Brad Daugherty and Antawn...

Golf roundup: Mirim Lee up by one in LPGA event after bogey-free 65

...birdie on the par-5 eighth. The 24-year-old South Korean player won LPGA Tour events last year in Michigan and China.Yani...Masters Tournament in two weeks.Siem is in a group of nine players, including former Augusta State All-American Oliver Wilson...

Gamecock women edge Tar Heels to reach Elite Eight

...points, including two key free throws for the lead with 46.1 seconds to go.Then Mitchell, the Southeastern Conference player of the year, answered a tying basket from Jessica Washington in the final minute by driving past Brittany Rountree for what...

Charley Hoffman lead wind-swept Texas Open

...was 78.61 and the overall average was 75.9.From the 69 players in the morning, 23 failed to break 80. Among them was U...and I felt comfortable."Graeme McDowell was one of three players from the morning wave who withdrew while shooting high numbers...

Gamecocks are eager for this rematch with North Carolina

...completely different look.Diamond DeShields, who keyed that victory, transferred to Tennessee. Post player Xylina McDaniel, the daughter of NBA player Xavier McDaniel, hasn't played since December with an unspecified right leg injury.And North...