AP Top 25 Heat Check: How poll voters compare with CFP panel

When the College Football Playoff was formed and the selection committee established with it, one of the concerns expressed by some fans was that the AP Top 25 and coaches' poll would influence the 13-person panel in charge of picking the semifinal.

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

Buckeyes' D-line dominates in stunning win over Penn State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With his team trailing by five points late in the fourth quarter, Ohio State defensive end Sam Hubbard tore into the Penn State backfield and tackled Trace McSorley and Saquon Barkley at the same time in one big group hug.


  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

5 things to know about Pyeongchang Winter Olympics next year

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's sleepy skiing destination of Pyeongchang is finally looking like a Winter Olympics host city after more than a decade of work, two failed bids, and chapters of controversy over venue locations, construction delays and costs.

  • Written by By KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press

Women's pro hockey league makes pact with NJ Devils


NEW YORK (AP) — There's hope for girls and women who want to play professional hockey in the United States thanks to the New Jersey Devils.

  • Written by By MELISSA MURPHY, AP Sports Writer