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

All in the family: Duke coach to face her own daughter

Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is trying to treat Thursday's game against Elon like any other. That might not be so easy, because McCallie's daughter, Maddie, plays for the Phoenix.

  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter

HARVEY, La. (AP) — The man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight has been arrested and jailed on a charge of manslaughter.

  • Written by REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press; BILL FULLER, Associated Press