Posts Tagged California

After wild week, Sark eager for USC to host Fresno

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Steve Sarkisian was a newcomer to Southern California, he might have been astounded this week when his head coaching debut with the Trojans was overshadowed by one player’s bizarre lies about injuries and another player’s accusations of racism.

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After eventful offseason, Northwestern meets Cal

In this April 1, 2014, file photo, Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald speaks at a news conference after his football team participated in an NCAA college spring practice in Evanston, Ill. The offseason debate over whether college players should have the right to unionize are fading as Northwestern gets ready to begin its season, hosting California on Aug. 30. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern hopes the headlines will finally focus on victories.

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Shelly Sterling talks about husband, Clippers sale

Shelly Sterling, wife of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Los Angeles. Shelly Sterling negotiated a landmark deal for $2 billion to sell the Clippers to Steve Ballmer, former CEO of Microsoft. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When asked how much money she wanted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling handed a piece of paper to her lawyer with two numbers: $1.5 to $2.

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No. 11 Stanford set to open season vs. UC Davis

File - This Nov. 23, 2013, file photo shows Stanford wide receiver Ty Montgomery diving into the end zone for a touchdown against California during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Stanford, Calif. Top wide receiver and All-America kick returner Montgomery has been medically cleared to play in No. 11 Stanford's season opener Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, against UC Davis. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, file)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — David Shaw was an assistant on the Baltimore Ravens in the fall of 2005 when he heard about the most unlikely upset: UC Davis 20, Stanford 17.

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Cardinals lackluster in 12-9 exhibition loss

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Logan Thomas, center, is sacked by San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Chas Alecxih, right, during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have to cut their roster to 53 players no later than Saturday.

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