AP Source: USF's Taggart to be next Oregon football coach

South Florida football coach Willie Taggart has informed the school that he is leaving to become the coach at Oregon, a person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press.

  • Written by BY RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

All in the family: Duke coach to face her own daughter

Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is trying to treat Thursday's game against Elon like any other. That might not be so easy, because McCallie's daughter, Maddie, plays for the Phoenix.

  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter

HARVEY, La. (AP) — The man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight has been arrested and jailed on a charge of manslaughter.

  • Written by REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press; BILL FULLER, Associated Press

James, Cavs snap 3-game skid with 116-112 win over Raptors

TORONTO (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers lost J.R. Smith to a left knee injury early in the game, though LeBron James wouldn't allow his team to let up on the Toronto Raptors one bit.

  • Written by PAUL ATTFIELD, Associated Press