No. 8 Michigan looks sluggish in 36-14 win over Cincinnati

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh's emotions are hardened from experiencing it all as a college star, NFL quarterback and coach before coming back to campus to lead Michigan.

  • Written by By LARRY LAGE , AP Sports Writer

Can Oklahoma avenge last year's Buckeye blowout?

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield clearly recalls the blowout in Norman when Ohio State came to town a year ago. The young Buckeyes dominated, quieting the home crowd in a 45-24 thumping of the Sooners.

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  • Written by By MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

The African basketball championship: Unique and entertaining

 

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The African basketball championship may lack star power — even electrical power on occasion. But with national pride at stake, it almost always entertains.

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  • Written by By KEN MAGUIRE, Associated Press

Using tennis as therapy, veterans make it to US Open court

NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Atkins was once so overcome by anxiety and depression that he would barely even leave his house. Now he has taken to tennis so much that he found himself hitting on the main stadium at the U.S. Open.

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  • Written by By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Sports Writer