No. 25 Oregon enters poll, beats No. 20 Baylor 74-67

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Dana Altman didn't know what was in store for his freshly ranked team when the quality of competition cranked up with No. 20 Baylor in town Monday night.


Cubs' Bryant, Astros' Correa voted top MLB rookies

NEW YORK (AP) — Big expectations followed Kris Bryant and Carlos Correa from the moment each was drafted just a few years ago.

It didn't take long for both to deliver.

  • Written by MIKE FITZPATRICK, AP Baseball Writer

Quick thinking averted massacre at Paris attacks stadium


SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) — The suicide bombers' remains, clingy flecks of flesh spread in a 10-meter (yard) radius around where they exploded, were flushed down the drains of the city they sought to terrorize, washed away by municipal workers with detergent sprays and power hoses.

All that's left of them now are questions.

  • Written by JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press

Buckeyes season to be defined by upcoming games

COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer was relaxing at a friend’s house Saturday night when his channel-flipping buddy stumbled onto a local Ohio State football wrapup show.


Missouri coach Gary Pinkel tearfully talks about leaving

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Longtime Missouri coach Gary Pinkel fought back tears Monday as he said he will miss his players the most when he resigns at the end of the season.

  • Written by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer