IOC extends provisional measures against Russia

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two days before the release of a new report into Russian doping, the IOC on Wednesday extended the provisional sanctions imposed on the country over allegations of systematic cheating and cover-ups.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Cavs' Smith sidelined with hyperextended left knee

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers starting shooting guard J.R. Smith will miss at least one game — and probably more — with a hyperextended left knee.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Emmert: 'Pleased' to see Penn State football thriving again

NEW YORK (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert says he is pleased to see how well Penn State's football team has bounced back from the sanctions the program received in 2012 after the Sandusky scandal.

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

AP Source: USF's Taggart to be next Oregon football coach

South Florida football coach Willie Taggart has informed the school that he is leaving to become the coach at Oregon, a person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press.

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