Jason Day tweaks back in victory at Match Play

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jason Day overcame an early deficit to win his opening match Wednesday in the Dell Match Play.

Now he has to overcome a bad back.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Moon, Morehead State top Ohio 77-72 in CBI semifinals

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Xavier Moon scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half, and Lyonell Gaines finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds to help Morehead State beat Ohio 77-72 Wednesday night in the semifinals of the College Basketball Invitational Tournament.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Rivera: Dump postgame interviews for Super Bowl losers

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Ron Rivera has a suggestion for avoiding the kind of post-Super Bowl meltdown Cam Newton had last month.

Dump player interviews after the game.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

Chip Kelly tells his side of Philly story, discusses firing

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Chip Kelly closed the chapter on his tenure in Philadelphia by taking shots at the team's front-office structure and blaming his firing solely on his failure to win last season.

  • Written by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer

NFL approves ejection proposal for 1-year trial

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — NFL owners have approved as a one-year trial ejecting a player who draws two unsportsmanlike conduct penalties from specific categories.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer