Texas gives football coach Herman 2-year contract extension

Texas gives football coach Herman 2-year contract extensionAUSTIN, Texas (AP) Tom Herman's Texas Longhorns won 10 games for the first time in a decade. Now the school is giving him a guaranteed contract extension worth an extra $13...

Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweep

AP Sports WriterGómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweepBy JAKE SEINERNEW YORK (AP) Carlos Gomez lost his shoe during an early dash, then hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning that helped the New...

Maryland physicians to be employed outside athletics

Maryland physicians to be employed outside athleticsCOLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) The University of Maryland will have medical staff tending to the school's sports teams employed outside of the athletics department.This would include the head team physician, athletic trainers,...

Mets” Cespedes has ankle surgery, expected to miss season

Mets' Cespedes has ankle surgery, expected to miss seasonNEW YORK (AP) The New York Mets say slugger Yoenis Cespedes is expected to miss the entire season after having ankle surgery.The Mets said the 33-year-old Cespedes had the operation...

Alabama, South Florida to start three-game series in 2023

Alabama, South Florida to start three-game series in 2023TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alabama and South Florida will start a three-game football series in the 2023 season.The schools announced Thursday they'll play in Tampa, Florida on Sept. 16, 2023. They'll...

Jets” Gase: Had no input on GM firing; excited about Bell

AP Pro Football WriterJets' Gase: Had no input on GM firing; excited about BellBy DENNIS WASZAK Jr.FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets coach Adam Gase insists he had no input on the firing of general manager Mike...

Suns” Holmes arrested for marijuana

Suns' Holmes arrested in Florida for Marijuana possessionBy The Associated PressMIAMI (AP) Phoenix Suns big man Richaun Holmes was arrested for misdemeanor possession of cannabis after a Miami-area traffic stop.Twenty-five-year-old Holmes was arrested Tuesday night along with former...

Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweep

AP Sports WriterGómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweepBy JAKE SEINERNEW YORK (AP) Turns out, the only thing Mets manager Mickey Callaway lost this week was his voice.Days after New York's front office declared support for...

Belk Bowl featuring ACC, SEC teams moving to New Year”s eve

Belk Bowl featuring ACC, SEC teams moving to New Year's eveCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Belk Bowl is moving to New Year's eve.The annual football game which features a matchup between the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Southeastern Conference...

Former Bills DT Adolphus Washington signs with Dolphins

Former Bills DT Adolphus Washington signs with DolphinsDAVIE, Fla. (AP) Defensive tackle Adolphus Washington has signed with the Miami Dolphins, his fourth team since the start of last season.Washington was a third-round pick by Buffalo in 2016 and...