• Tennessee has reported 18 minor violations to NCAA since May

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has reported 18 Level III violations to the NCAA since May, including four in football.

  • Katusha escapes team suspension despite second doping case

    AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Cycling Union says Katusha won’t be suspended despite a second failed doping test in a 12-month period within the Russian team.

  • Winnipeg Jets right wing Drew Stafford, front, shoots in front of Colorado Avalanche left wing Blake Comeau in the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Jets F Stafford suspended for 1 game for high-sticking

    NEW YORK (AP) — Winnipeg forward Drew Stafford has been suspended by the NHL for one game for high-sticking Colorado defenseman Nick Holden in the second period of the Jets’ 4-2 win on Saturday.

  • Canada soccer head Montagliani to run for CONCACAF president

    TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Soccer Association president Victor Montagliani says he is running for president of soccer’s governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean, whose past three presidents have been charged with corruption by U.S. prosecutors.

  • In this March 8, 1984, file photo, Donald Trump shakes hands with Herschel Walker in New York after agreement on a 4-year contract with the New Jersey Generals USFL football team. The New Jersey Generals have been largely forgotten, but Trump’s ownership of the team was formative in his evolution as a public figure and peerless self-publicist. With money and swagger, he led a shaky and relatively low-budget spring football league, the USFL, into a showdown with the NFL. (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff, File)

    Trump: Unlikely he’d run for president if he had NFL team

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s flirtation with professional football lasted for three decades. He never ended up with an NFL franchise despite repeated demonstrations of interest.

  • In this Thursday, April 30, 2015 file photo, Asian Football Confederation President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa leaves the AFC Congress in Manama, Bahrain. The Confederation of African Football said Friday  it is backing Sheikh Salman of Bahrain in this month's FIFA presidential election. The decision also means CAF has turned its back on the only African candidate in the five-man field, South African businessman Tokyo Sexwale.  (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, file)

    Bility: 26 African nations won’t support Salman in FIFA vote

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — At least 26 African countries will defy their continental confederation and not vote for Sheikh Salman of Bahrain in the FIFA presidential election, the outspoken head of the Liberia soccer federation said Monday.

  • In this December 22, 2010 file photo, Spain's dormer world steeplechase champion Marta Dominguez, center, reacts as she is surrounded by reporters after leaving a court house in Madrid, Spain. Spain’s Sports Council has stripped runner Marta Dominguez of her status as a Spanish athlete after the Court of Arbitration for Sport banned her for three years for blood doping and removed her 2009 world steeplechase title. In a statement published Monday Feb. 8, 2016 in Spain’s Official State Bulletin, council president Miguel Cardenal Carro said the decision “to exclude” Dominguez from “high-level sports and athletics” was taken because of doping. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)

    Spain’s Sports Council strips Dominguez of athlete status

    MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Sports Council has stripped runner Marta Dominguez of her status as a Spanish athlete after the Court of Arbitration for Sport banned her for three years for blood doping and removed her 2009 world steeplechase title.