• Nebraska football players attend a vigil for Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, Sunday, July 24, 2016, in Lincoln, Neb. Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash in Wisconsin after working at a kicking clinic, a sheriff's department official said Sunday. LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye was injured in the crash. (Francis Gardler/The Journal-Star via AP)

    Crash kills Nebraska punter, former Michigan State punter

    WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash in Wisconsin after working at a kicking clinic, a sheriff’s department official said Sunday. LSU kicker Colby Delahoussaye was injured in the crash.

  • New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius, left, scores during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in New York. San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey is at right. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Williamson, Giants beat Yanks 2-1 in 12 innings, stop skid

    NEW YORK (AP) — Mac Williamson homered in the fifth inning and hit a tiebreaking single in the 12th, lifting San Francisco over the New York Yankees 2-1 Saturday for the Giants’ first victory since the All-Star break.

  • In this Feb. 13, 2014, file photo, a worker attaches a banner to a scaffolding in New Orleans in preparation of the NBA All-Star basketball game. The league took the 2017 game out of Charlotte on Thursday, July 21, 2016,  because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. As the NBA looks for a new home for the 2017 All-Star Game, cities are lining up with open arms to welcome LeBron James, Stephen Curry and the hundred million or so dollars they would bring to the local economy. New Orleans is the favorite, with one official familiar with the discussions telling The Associated Press that the league and city are “deep in negotiations” to stage the game there for a third time.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

    Blame game follows NBA’s removal of Charlotte All-Star game

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The NBA All-Star Game’s exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory’s re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move as political correctness gone too far.

  • University of Florida linebacker stops sexual assault

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a bar.

  • Dak Prescott faces trial for DUI next week

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Former Mississippi State University quarterback Dak Prescott goes to trial Wednesday for a driving under the influence charge after Starkville Municipal Court Judge Rodney Faver denied a motion to dismiss the case.

  • Ogwumike leads Sparks to 95-75 win over Mystics

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Nneka Ogwumike had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Candace Parker added 18 points and six assists and the Los Angeles Sparks ended a two-game skid with a 95-75 win over the Washington Mystics on Friday night.

  • Arkansas signs junior college defensive lineman

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema says the Razorbacks have added junior college defensive lineman Michael Taylor to UA’s latest signing class.

  • Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney, left, and Deshaun Watson, right, smiles as they listen to a question during a news conference at the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Kickoff in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, July 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    Clemson, FSU keeping firm control of ACC’s Atlantic Division

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Clemson star quarterback Deshaun Watson is driven by the goal of winning another Atlantic Coast Conference championship and returning to the College Football Playoff’s title game.

  • Medical examiner spokeswoman: Oklahoma State player Tyrek Coger died of enlarged heart, manner of death ruled natural

    STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Medical examiner spokeswoman: Oklahoma State player Tyrek Coger died of enlarged heart, manner of death ruled natural.

  • In this March 1, 2016 file photo, University of Connecticut athletic director David Benedict speaks during an introductory news conference on the UConn campus in Storrs, Conn. Benedict said Friday, July 22, 2016 that he's waiting to hear from the Big 12 about its interest level in the school before reaching out with an official pitch to join the conference. Earlier in the week, the Big 12's school presidents moved closer to expansion, directing its commissioner to begin evaluating schools interested in joining. UConn currently competes in most sports in the American Athletic Conference. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

    UConn AD preparing pitch, waiting to hear from Big 12

    STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn’s new athletic director says he’s waiting to hear from the Big 12 about its interest level in the school before reaching out with an official pitch to join the conference.