sports

  • UGA named 2nd-best college football town in America

    ATHENS, Ga. – Going to Athens and watching the Dawgs “between the hedges” is one of the best ways to spend a Saturday. Sure, we may be biased, but there are very few environments like it in the country. According to a recent ranking by “For the Win,” the University of Georgia was...
  • Anthony has huge night, Thunder fall to Nuggets

    Anthony has huge night, Thunder fall to Nuggets DENVER (AP) – Emmanuel Mudiay scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead 3-pointer midway through the period, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 102-94 on Thursday night. Paul Milsap added 17 points...
  • Georgia tops 1st CFP rankings

    NEW YORK (AP) – Georgia, Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Oklahoma and Ohio State were the next two in the selection committee’s initial top 25. The final rankings that will determine the participants in...
  • Saudi Arabia will let women enter sports stadiums

    DUBAI — Saudi Arabia will for the first time allow women to attend sports events, preparing special sections in three selected stadiums from early next year in another step toward opening public spaces to women. The stadiums in Jeddah, Dammam and Riyadh will be set up to accommodate families...
  • Eni Aluko scores first goals since parliamentary committee appearance

    Eni Aluko scored twice in her first match since appearing before a parliamentary committee hearing into the Football Association’s handling of her complaints against former England Women boss Mark Sampson. Aluko’s goals came as Women’s Super League leaders Chelsea thrashed bottom side Yeovil 6-0 at home. Eleven days on...
  • PGA Tour China to resume with full schedule in 2018

    The PGA Tour has its first Chinese members, and now has reason to believe they won’t be the last. After a one-year hiatus, the PGA Tour China Series resumes in 2018 under a four-year agreement between the PGA Tour and the China Golf Association in which the prize money...
  • Sports Commentator: Due to serious health risk should youth football be banned ??? Your thoughts

    A report published over the summer revealed that 99 percent of deceased former NFL players whose brains were analyzed suffered from Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE. This shocking report has led many, including sports commentator Gregg Easterbrook, to question the popularity of football in America. In a post for his Tuesday Morning Quarterback...
  • Controversial basketball player Grayson Allen picked as captain of Duke’s basketball team

    DURHAM, N.C. — Grayson Allen has regained his position as a captain of Duke’s basketball team. Team spokesman Cory Walton confirmed Monday that Allen has been selected as a team captain. Allen was one of three team captains last season but was stripped of that role after he tripped...
  • Man threatens youth athletes with weapon, gets arrested!

    BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – A Bangor man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after authorities say he threatened a group of young athletes. According to the Bangor Police Department 40-year-old Steven Butler was arrested and charged with terrorizing after he threatened members of the Bangor High School Soccer club. Police say...