Freestyle skier comes out, says Sochi wasn't right time


DENVER (AP) — When Gus Kenworthy would let his mind wander into how his perfect Olympics might play out, he pictured a certain scene.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP Sports Writers PAT GRAHAM, AP Sports Writers

Dodgers and Mattingly part ways in mutual agreement

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don Mattingly won't return as manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers next year after agreeing with his bosses that he and the team needed a fresh start.

  • Written by BETH HARRIS, AP Sports Writer

Ohio State players rally around QB Barrett as starter

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.T. Barrett's leadership qualities may have as much to do with him becoming the starting quarterback for top-ranked Ohio State as anything.

  • Written by CRAIG MERZ, Associated Press

Paths to 7-0 not always smooth for Ohio St., Michigan St.

The college football season just hit the halfway point, and we're moving into the meat of conference play in the Big Ten. The East Division is playing out just as expected, with Ohio State and Michigan State still unbeaten (the Spartans just barely). The West figured to be a bit more unpredictable, but not many prognosticators would have thought Iowa would be undefeated and on top of the division heading into late October.

Here's an overview of what's happened so far:

  • Written by ERIC OLSON, AP College Football Writer