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FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018, file photo, Bentley University women's NCAA college basketball coach Barbara Stevens, center, is congratulated during a team photo after winning her 1000th career game after Bentley beat Adelphi 78-66 in Waltham, Mass. Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. (Christopher Evans/The Boston Herald via AP, File)

Veteran Bentley U. women's coach Barbara Stevens retires

Jun. 23, 2020 2:16 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Longtime Bentley University women’s basketball coach Barbara Stevens is retiring after a four-decade run that included more than 1,000 wins, the 2014 NCAA Division II national championship, and recent election to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The 65-year-old coach...

FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2017, file photo, Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis speaks during a news conference following an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Colts will add career sacks leader Robert Mathis to their Ring of Honor this year. The team announced Monday the induction ceremony will take place Nov. 22 when the Colts host the Green Bay Packers. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

Mathis to become 17th member of Colts' Ring of Honor

Jun. 15, 2020 4:18 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts will add career sacks leader Robert Mathis to their Ring of Honor this year. The team announced Monday the induction ceremony will take place Nov. 22 when the Colts host the Green Bay Packers. Mathis played his entire 14-season NFL career in Indianapolis and was...

Texans' longtime special teams coach Brad Seely retiring

Jun. 5, 2020 5:42 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Texans special teams coordinator Brad Seely is retiring after 31 seasons coaching in the NFL. Seely served as a team’s special teams coordinator from 1989-2019. In all, he has been a coach for 41 years and won three Super Bowls. “I’ve been incredibly fortunate...

FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2005 file photo Colorado head coach Ceal Barry, center, talks to players during a time out during a college basketball game against Baylor in Boulder, Colo. Barry will retire in July. The school announced her decision Tuesday, May 19, 2020 after spending 37 years in Boulder. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)

Longtime Colorado coach and administrator Ceal Barry retires

May. 19, 2020 5:18 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Longtime Colorado women's basketball coach-turned-administrator Ceal Barry will retire in July after spending 37 years in Boulder, the school said Tuesday. Barry helped put the Buffaloes on the women's basketball map after taking over the program on April 12, 1983. She went 427-242...

FILE - In this Dec. 3, 2012, file photo, Bob Watson talks about the selections made to the Baseball Hall of Fame by the pre-integration era committee, at the baseball winter meetings in Nashville, Tenn. Watson, a two-time All-Star as a player who later became the first African American general manager to win a World Series with the Yankees in 1996, has died. He was 74. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

Bob Watson, All-Star slugger and executive, dies at 74

May. 15, 2020 11:28 AM EDT

Bob Watson, an All-Star slugger who became the first black general manager to win a World Series with the New York Yankees in 1996, has died. He was 74. The Houston Astros, for whom Watson played his first 14 seasons in a baseball career spanning six decades, announced his death Thursday night. The team did not...