Wilkins, Collins headline college hoops Hall of Fame class

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Georgia standout Dominique Wilkins and Doug Collins of Illinois State headline the eight-member class that will be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in November.


Ohio State advances to Sweet 16 with win over West Virginia

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — West Virginia struggled to stop Ohio State guard Kelsey Mitchell, who eclipsed the 40-point mark for the fourth time this year as the Buckeyes outlasted West Virginia to advance to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

WTA Tour CEO assails 'alarming' criticism of female players

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — The former tournament director at Indian Wells who now runs the WTA Tour calls his successor's critical comments about women's tennis players "disappointing and alarming."


NFL looks at Rooney Rule for women in league

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The Rooney Rule that has helped diversify front office and coaching jobs in the NFL has been such a success that the league has expanded it to include interviewing women for all executive positions at the league office.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer