NCAA 'could not conclude' academic violations in UNC case


North Carolina has avoided major penalties after an NCAA infractions committee panel "could not conclude" there were academic violations in the multi-year case focused on irregular courses.


  • Written by By AARON BEARD , AP Sports Writer

Classic fall: Indians' Series hopes dashed by early exit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The stinging loss still too fresh to process, outfielder Michael Brantley worked his way around the solemn, shocked clubhouse and hugged some new Indians teammates and ones he's played with for years.


  • Written by By TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer

Arena quits after US World Cup failure, Gulati stays for now

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Arena quickly resigned as U.S. coach after the Americans' failure to qualify for the World Cup. U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati is staying around, at least for now.

  • Written by By RONALD BLUM , AP Sports Writer