• 3 members of Spain’s Olympic sailing team assaulted in Rio

    MADRID (AP) — The Spanish sailing federation says two of its sailors and a coach have been assaulted at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro while training for the Olympics.

  • A Sunday, Nov. 9 , 2014 photo from files showing Inter Milan coach Walter Mazzarri waiting for the start of a Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Hellas verona, at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy. English Premier League team Watford has appointed Walter Mazzarri as its new head coach on a three-year contract, starting July 1. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)

    Watford appoints Mazzarri to replace Sanchez Flores

    WATFORD, England (AP) — English Premier League team Watford on Saturday appointed Walter Mazzarri as its new head coach on a three-year contract, starting July 1.

  • In this March 6, 2016, file photo, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr yells to the officials to question a call during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles. Billy Donovan is trying to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a championship as a first-year NBA coach, just as Kerr did with Golden State last year. Friends off the court, their teams are 1-1 in the Western Conference finals that resume Sunday night at Oklahoma City.  (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo, File)

    Donovan, Kerr took very different paths to NBA coaching

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Billy Donovan is trying to accomplish the improbable and lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a championship as a first-year NBA coach, just as Steve Kerr did guiding Golden State to its first title in 40 years last June in his rookie season running the Warriors.

  • West Virginia expects NCAA to clear Grier to start 2017

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen says he expects suspended former Florida quarterback Wil Grier to be eligible for the start of the 2017 season.

  • In this Dec. 8, 2015, file photo, Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel gestures during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors in Indianapolis. A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Orlando Magic have agreed to a deal with Vogel to be the team's next head coach. The person says the Vogel and Magic officials met during the day Thursday, May 19, 2016, and reached a deal, which will not be final until Friday afternoon. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Magic have not announced the hire. The Pacers did not renew Vogel's contract after the season. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

    Magic officially announce Frank Vogel as new head coach

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After agreeing to a deal with Frank Vogel on Thursday, the Orlando Magic completed a whirlwind eight days by formally announcing their new head coach.

  • AP source: Canisius coach Baron retires after 29-year career

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Canisius College coach Jim Baron is retiring after a 29-year career.

  • In this Dec. 8, 2015, file photo, Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel gestures during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors in Indianapolis. A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Orlando Magic have agreed to a deal with Vogel to be the team's next head coach. The person says the Vogel and Magic officials met during the day Thursday, May 19, 2016, and reached a deal, which will not be final until Friday afternoon. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Magic have not announced the hire. The Pacers did not renew Vogel's contract after the season. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

    AP Source: Orlando Magic hire Frank Vogel as next coach

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic moved quickly to fill their coaching vacancy, agreeing to a deal with Frank Vogel just a week after the position suddenly became available.

  • Butler basketball coach agrees to contract extension

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Butler coach Chris Holtmann has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him with the Bulldogs through 2021-22.

  • Brazil bans Australian swim coach charged with sexual abuse

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian Olympic Committee says an Australian swim coach, who faced sexual abuse charges in the 1980s, will not be a member of the host country’s staff for the games.

  • Former college wrestler suing after series of concussions

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A former Old Dominion University wrestler has filed a lawsuit against the school, saying that despite being knocked out three times over a six-week period and exhibiting symptoms of concussions, coaches failed to refer him for medical treatment.