Willett leads in Dubai after third round

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Danny Willett shot a second successive round of seven-under par 65 to enjoy a one-shot advantage on top of the Dubai Desert Classic leaderboard after the third round Saturday.


USC athletic director Pat Haden to step down in June

LOS ANGELES (AP) — University of Southern California athletic director Pat Haden will retire on June 30, ending his guidance of the Trojans through a tumultuous period in the school's history.

  • Written by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has announced a one-year postseason ban for its men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal in which an escort alleged that a former staffer paid her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players.

  • Written by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer