With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift

Associated PressWith turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big liftBy MATT MARTELLSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) The players from Venezuela look as happy as any other team, dancing to ''Shake Your Groove Thing'' with the tournament mascot before...

Clutch performer Jennings ready to lead Vols” WR corps

AP Sports WriterClutch performer Jennings ready to lead Vols' WR corpsBy STEVE MEGARGEEKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee wide receiver Jauan Jennings wants to be known for more than the two memorable catches that made him a household name in...

Hall of Fame baseball announcer Rafael “Felo” Ramirez dies

Associated PressHall of Fame baseball announcer Rafael 'Felo' Ramirez diesBy FREIDA FRISARO and ADRIAN SAINZMIAMI (AP) Rafael ''Felo'' Ramirez, a Hall of Fame baseball radio broadcaster who was the signature voice for millions of Spanish-speaking sports fans over...

Army-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more times

AP College Football WriterArmy-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more timesBy RALPH D. RUSSOWith a chance to try something different, Army and Navy instead chose to stick with tradition.The annual Army-Navy football game will be played...

Indians place Miller, Salazar on disabled list

AP Sports WriterIndians place Miller, Salazar on disabled listBy TOM WITHERSCLEVELAND (AP) Indians All-Star reliever Andrew Miller has been placed on the disabled list for the second time in 20 days with knee tendinitis.Also Tuesday, Cleveland placed starter...

Virginia”s Zaccheaus eager for expanded role with Cavaliers

AP Sports WriterVirginia's Zaccheaus eager for expanded role with CavaliersBy HANK KURZ Jr.CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) Bronco Mendenhall and his staff are going to have to spread around the playmaking duties on the Cavaliers offense.Gone is tailback Taquan Mizzell,...

NC State dismisses 2 players, suspends 3 for misconduct

NC State dismisses 2 players, suspends 3 for misconductRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has dismissed two players from the team and suspended three others for violating athletics department and team rules pertaining to marijuana...

Double shot: Indians place Miller, Salazar on disabled list

AP Sports WriterDouble shot: Indians place Miller, Salazar on disabled listBy TOM WITHERSCLEVELAND (AP) The Cleveland Indians have more to worry about than Andrew Miller's sore right knee.The defending AL champions absorbed a double blow on Tuesday when...

Royals activate All-Star catcher Perez from disabled list

Royals activate All-Star catcher Perez from disabled listKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Royals have activated All-Star catcher Salvador Perez from the 10-day disabled list.Perez was sidelined by a strain on the right side of his chest....

Salukis to play at Wisconsin in 2020

Salukis to play at Wisconsin in 2020(STATS) - The Big Ten's decision to relax its scheduling restrictions of FCS programs must have come with 20/20 vision.Or 2020 with Southern Illinois.Wisconsin announced Tuesday it will host the Salukis on Sept....