IOC reviewing final preparations for Rio de Janeiro Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC leaders are set to review the final stages of preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics amid concerns over the Zika outbreak, delays in completing a key sports venue and challenges posed by Brazil's political and economic crisis.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Minnesota wrestling coach on paid leave, pending drug probe

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota wrestling coach J Robinson has been placed on paid administrative leave by his new boss, pending conclusion of a university investigation into his handling of an alleged prescription drug ring run by team members.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS