Despite a major jolt from the NCAA, UCA Athletic Director Dr. Brad Teague says the extension of academic sanctions concerning the men’s basketball program is a “bump in the road” as far as the long-term picture....
CHICAGO - In five seasons under Tom Thibodeau, the Chicago Bulls soared to heights they had not reached since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were collecting championships.
They never got to the top with him and now he is out.
By GRAHAM DUNBAR
AP SPORTS WRITER
ZURICH - As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as FIFA president Thursday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body.
CLEVELAND - Escorted by family members and friends, LeBron James walked out of Quicken Loans Arena cradling his sleepy youngest son with his left arm while clutching an expensive bottle of champagne in his right hand.
By MIKE FITZPATRICK
AP BASEBALL WRITER
NEW YORK - Embattled general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. apologized Tuesday to Philadelphia Phillies fans for saying they "don't understand the game" and the "process" that goes into constructing a team.