Sports » Page 3

football genric image

SEC is 1st conference to put 4 in top 5 of AP poll

Thirty times since 2001 a conference has placed three teams in the top five of the AP Top 25. The SEC had done it 16 times since 2009.

Checkered-flag

Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega

Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime for one of the biggest wins of his career and earned an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston throws a pass before an NCAA college football game against Miami Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in Tallahassee, Fla.

No. 2 Florida St rallies past No. 5 Irish, 31-27

Jameis Winston prevailed after another week of controversy and threw for 273 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 2 Florida State to 31-27 win over No. 5 Notre Dame on Saturday.

football genric image

The AP Top 25 college football scoreboard

More change is on the way after four top-15 teams fall on Saturday.

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) signs autographs after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Syracuse 59-3.

Winston complies with school hearing deadline

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Jameis Winston has complied with the first deadline in Florida State’s code of conduct hearing…

worldseries

This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

fsu

This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

pistorius

Prosecutor wants Pistorius to serve 10 years

Prosecutors want the Olympic star to be jailed for at least 10 years for killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day.

baseball

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at today's big sports stories.

klinsmann

Klinsmann welcomes ‘debate’ over MLS

U.S. coach Juergen Klinsmann says he welcomes a growing culture of impassioned debate over soccer issues in America.

pats

Patriots stave off Jets to record third straight win

The New England Patriots blocked a 58-yard field goal attempt as time expired to hold on for a 27-25 victory.

giants

Ishikawa blast sends Giants to World Series

The Giants belted three home runs to top the Cardinals and head to the World Series.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) turns out of the pocket during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014.

Brady threw 3 TD passes, Patriots beat Jets 27-25

The Jets played well Thursday, but came up short as a last second field goal attempt was blocked by the Patriots

St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday waits to bat as a San Francisco Giants fans hold up a sign during the fifth inning of Game 3 of the National League baseball championship series Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in San Francisco.

Ishikawa 3-run homer sends Giants to World Series

Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth

Former NBA basketball player and TNT commentator Chris Webber smiles during the NBA basketball game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Chris Webber looks to re-enter the NBA

ESPN.com is reporting former NBA All-Star Chris Webber is trying to purchase an NBA team.

thunder

NBA MVP Kevin Durant has surgery on fractured foot

The OKC Thunder say star forward Kevin Durant had successful surgery Thursday to address a bone fracture in his right foot

FILE - In this March 4, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister waits to take the field before an exhibition spring training baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Pirates in Lakeland, Fla. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Texas Rangers have chosen Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager. The person confirmed multiple reports Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, speaking on condition of anonymity because there was no official announcement from the Rangers.

Rangers hire Pirates’ Jeff Banister as new manager

The Texas Rangers have hired Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister as their new manager.

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy (15) points toward the dugout during batting practice at Game 1 of the NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington.

NLCS: Giants hope to finish off the Cards

The pitching matchup for tonight's game is a rematch of the series-opening starters, with Madison Bumgarner going for the Giants against Adam Wainwright. 5:00pm on KBAI 930AM.

nfl jets vs patriots now

TFN: Pats entertain Jets in AFC East matchup

You can hear the Jets/Patriots match-up on KPUG 1170AM. Coverage begins at 5:00pm with a 5:25pm scheduled kick-off.

pistorius

Pistorius faces prison hospital wing if sentenced to jail

The Olympic star faces the hospital wing of one of South Africa's toughest prisons if sentenced to jail for killing his girlfriend.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Hilary Swank, Miranda Lambert to front ‘Dog-a-Thon’

Fresh
swank

LeAnn Rimes, Betty White, Scarlett Johansson, Josh Duhamel, and Kesha are among those set to appear on a "Dog-a-Thon."

in Music

Lady Gaga has everything – even a ‘batcave’

Fresh
ladygaga

The "Born This Way" hitmaker paid $23 million for a Mediterranean-style villa with an underground area similar to the "Batcave."

in Music

Clive Davis: Stop blaming Bobby Brown for Whitney’s death

Fresh
bobbybrown

Whitney Houston's longtime producer and mentor insists her ex-husband is not the one responsible for her death.

in Music

U2’s ‘free’ iTunes album stumbles in stores

Fresh
u2

U2's controversial free album on Apple's iTunes had a less than stellar performance once released for commercial sale.

in Viral Videos

Spooky ‘Shining’ inspired IKEA commercial

Fresh
17-overlay2

You'll never aimlessly wander the floors of IKEA the same way again.