Michigan's wild Big Ten ride continues with win over Purdue

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two days after its airplane's scary abandoned takeoff, Michigan's wild journey carried right on into the Big Ten semifinals with a 74-70 overtime upset of 13th-ranked Purdue behind D.J. Wilson's 26 points Friday.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Sports Writer

USOC anti-doping paper calls for WADA independence

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee has released an anti-doping position paper, calling for greater independence of the World Anti-Doping Agency, including barring those involved in governance at the International Olympic Committee from serving in similar roles at WADA.


Pistons overcome James, Cavaliers in 106-101 win

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — If Reggie Jackson and Andre Drummond play like they did Thursday night, the Detroit Pistons shouldn't have much trouble making the playoffs.

  • Written by NOAH TRISTER , AP Sports Writer