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Sprinter explores ways to mentor youth after daughter' death
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay says he will help explore ways to mentor youth in Lexington after the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter over the weekend....

Drew Sharp, longtime Detroit sports columnist, dies at 56
DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Free Press says sports columnist Drew Sharp has died. He was 56....

Ex-coach calls his ban from Penn State facilities 'wrong'
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The former Penn State assistant football coach suing Penn State told jurors Friday he was angered when told he could not return to team facilities after being put on leave the week Jerry Sandusky was charged with child molestation....

NY high school football team loses equipment in fire
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York high school football team preparing for its first playoff game as a combined unit has lost all of its equipment in a fire....

Ex-UVa football player says he was hazed, called 'retarded'
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A University of Virginia football player was bullied and harassed by teammates because of his learning disability and seriously injured after being forced to fight another athlete in order to prove his "manliness," according to a federal lawsuit filed against the school this month....

The Latest: Ex-coach recalls hearing of Sandusky complaint
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on a former assistant football coach's defamation and whistleblower lawsuit against Penn State (all times local):...

Ex-NFL star's co-defendants face sentences in drug-rape case
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The two co-defendants in the drug and rape case that brought down one-time NFL star Darren Sharper were formally sentenced Thursday to lengthy prison terms - after hearing blistering condemnations from two of their victims in open court....