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College athletes can unionize, federal agency says

CHICAGO (AP) — In a stunning ruling that could revolutionize a college sports industry worth billions of dollars and have dramatic repercussions at schools coast to coast, a federal agency said Wednesday that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation's first union of college athletes.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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MLB's high-tech replay room opens Sunday

NEW YORK (AP) — After deciding close calls on the field since 1876, baseball opens a high-tech control room this weekend where the fates of batters, pitchers, runners and fielders will be decided by umpires up to 2,600 miles away in the building where the Oreo cookie was invented.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Waiters lifts Cavs over Pistons at buzzer, 97-96

AUBURN HILLS (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers aren't ready to throw in the towel.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Brantley leads Indians over Brewers, 10-2

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Brantley and Jason Kipnis drove in two runs apiece to send the Cleveland Indians to their 18th win of the spring, 10-2 over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Abreu homers and White Sox beat Reds 9-5

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jose Abreu hit a three-run home run and the Chicago White Sox defeated the Cincinnati Reds 9-5 on Wednesday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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Dayton more than just NCAA tourney starting point

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — For the last 14 years, the NCAA tournament has started with play-in games and the First Four at the University of Dayton Arena. The home team? Didn't even get in the bracket most times.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Goodell: Expanded playoffs in 2014 possible

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says it's possible the playoffs could expand next season.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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19-year-old Navy RB McKamey dies in coma

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Navy football player Will McKamey, who has been hospitalized since collapsing at practice three days ago, has died while in a coma. He was 19.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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