Pacers sign Poythress to 2-way contract

Pacers sign former Kentucky player to 2-way contractINDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Indiana Pacers have signed forward Alex Poythress to a two-way contract.Poythress spent most of last season playing for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants in the NBA's G-League, where...

Mavericks sign former Jazz C Withey

Mavs sign former Utah center Jeff WitheyDALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have signed free-agent center Jeff Withey, who spent the past two seasons with the Utah Jazz.The 7-foot Withey averaged 2.9 points and 2.4 rebounds in 51 games...

Richmond”s Huesman has back-to-back challenge vs. Bearkats

STATS FCS Senior Editor=Richmond's Huesman has back-to-back challenge vs. BearkatsBy CRAIG HALEY(STATS) - Russ Huesman was expecting to walk the Richmond campus and introduce himself when he returned as the new head coach in December.Richmond's defensive coordinator from 2004-08,...

Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

AP College Football WriterAlabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight yearBy RALPH D. RUSSOAlabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll for the second straight season and third time in five years.The Crimson Tide,...

Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

AP College Football WriterAlabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight yearBy RALPH D. RUSSOAlabama is No. 1 in the preseason Top 25, the first program in 12 years to take the top spot two years in a row.The...

No. 25 Tennessee loses WR Josh Smith to injured collarbone

No. 25 Tennessee loses WR Josh Smith to injured collarboneKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee wide receiver Josh Smith is expected to miss the start of the season after injuring his collarbone.Volunteers coach Butch Jones said Monday there's no timetable...

Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

AP College Football WriterAlabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight yearBy RALPH D. RUSSONo need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25.The Crimson Tide became the first program in 12 years to...

Sophomore Tyler Huntley named Utah starting quarterback

Sophomore Tyler Huntley named Utah starting quarterbackSALT LAKE CITY (AP) Sophomore Tyler Huntley will be Utah's starting quarterback after beating out senior returning starter Troy Williams.The decision to start Huntley was a bit of a surprise since Williams...

Sophomore Tyler Huntley named Utah starting quarterback

Sophomore Tyler Huntley named Utah starting quarterbackSALT LAKE CITY (AP) Sophomore Tyler Huntley will be Utah's starting quarterback after beating out returning starter Troy Williams.The decision to start Huntley was a bit of a surprise since Williams, a...

Meyer: Freshman RB J.K. Dobbins earned right to play

AP Sports WriterMeyer: Freshman RB J.K. Dobbins earned right to playBy MITCH STACYCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The parents of true freshman running back J.K. Dobbins will get a call soon from an Ohio State coach to say their son...