Friends remember Rashaan Salaam as more than a football star

Friends, ex-teammates and former coaches remembered 1994 Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam as much more than a football star upon hearing of his death in a park not far from the University of Colorado, where he stamped his name as one of the greatest players in the program's history.

  • Written by PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writers; ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Sports Writers

FAU takes advantage of late Ohio St. turnovers in OT win

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Adonis Filer notched a season-high 23 points and Florida Atlantic handed Ohio State its first home loss of the season, 79-77 in overtime on Tuesday night.

  • Written by NICK MCWILLIAMS, Associated Press

Spurs stay perfect on road, rally past Bucks 97-96

MILWAUKEE (AP) — San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich can't figure out why his team plays so much better on the road than at home.

As long as they keep winning, Popovich will gladly take the results.

  • Written by GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer

IOC extends provisional measures against Russia

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two days before the release of a new report into Russian doping, the IOC on Wednesday extended the provisional sanctions imposed on the country over allegations of systematic cheating and cover-ups.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer