• 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.

  • Broyles-backed publicity rights bill gets 2nd chance

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A publicity rights bill backed by relatives of legendary former Arkansas football coach Frank Broyles is getting a new chance as lawmakers meet for a special session this week.

  • Olympian, 1st black female coach at Ohio State dies in crash

    PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — A two-time Olympian who later became the first black woman to coach at Ohio State has been killed in a car crash in Ohio.

  • Kansas coach Self, other LLCs avoid taxes under Kansas law

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Bill Self isn’t paying state taxes on the bulk of his millions of dollars of income as men’s basketball coach at Kansas, and it’s all legal under 2012 tax reforms pressed by Gov. Sam Brownback.

  • Red Wings add Jeff Salajko as goalie coach

    DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings have hired goalie coach Jeff Salajko.

  • Wagner guard Jasmine Nwajei transferring to Syracuse

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Wagner guard Jasmine Nwajei, the leading scorer in Division I women’s basketball last season, is transferring to Syracuse, Orange coach Quentin Hillsman announced Tuesday.

  • Kansas State hires ex-Gophers coach Jerry Kill in AD role

    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State has hired former Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill as an associate athletic director, where he will work closely with coach Bill Snyder’s football program.

  • Joachim Loew, coach of the German national soccer team,  attends  a press conference in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 as part of the announcement of the current German squad for the  Euro 2016 in France. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

    Germany coach Loew keeps faith with Schweinsteiger, Podolski

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany coach Joachim Loew is giving captain Bastian Schweinsteiger every chance to prove his fitness for the European Championship despite the Manchester United midfielder’s knee injury.