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Bowling for ratings: Fox-PBA partnership a success so far

Apr. 10, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

Whether it is graphics showing changes in oil patterns on the lanes or more emotion being shown on strikes, the sport of bowling has caught up with the times when it comes to putting a captivating show on television. Fox Sports and the Professional Bowlers Association...

Richmond game vs W&M canceled; Spiders play JMU April 17

Apr. 09, 2021 14:25 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Colonial Athletic Association says Saturday's game between William & Mary and Richmond has been canceled because of coronavirus-related protocols within the Tribe program. The league also says the Spiders and James Madison, who have each had...

4 Washington students injured in bus crash awarded $1.4M

Apr. 09, 2021 12:18 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A jury has awarded four former marching band students at the University of Washington more than $1.4 million after they were injured in a bus crash on their way to a football competition with rival Washington State University. Students Alexia Brown, Edith...

Lance Armstrong's son charged with sexual assault from 2018

Apr. 08, 2021 21:12 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The son of former cyclist Lance Armstrong was charged with sexual assault from 2018 when he was 18, according to a police arrest warrant. The alleged victim told police in November 2020 she was assaulted by Luke Armstrong after he drove her from a...

$50M suit alleges retaliation over allegations against coach

Apr. 08, 2021 17:55 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — In a $50 million federal racketeering lawsuit, an associate athletic director at Louisiana State University accuses university officials of retaliating against her for reporting racist remarks and inappropriate sexual behavior by former head football coach Les Miles....

Ex-Florida State football player accused of killing man

Apr. 08, 2021 12:18 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida State football player was involved in a scuffle with his girlfriend hours before he fatally shot one man and injured another, according to an arrest affidavit released Thursday. Travis Rudolph, 25, was ordered to remain in...

Wisconsin hopes to hire new AD 'within a few months'

Apr. 07, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The head of the search committee to pick a successor to retiring Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez said the school hopes to make a hire “within a few months.” Peter Miller, the chair of Wisconsin’s athletic board, wouldn’t get more...

Hawkeye Express fan train ceasing operations on game days

Apr. 07, 2021 22:10 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The train that has carried thousands of Iowa football fans from Coralville to Kinnick Stadium on games days will cease operations, the athletic department announced Wednesday. The Iowa Northern Railway's Hawkeye Express has made the 10-minute trip...

James Madison atop the Top 25 despite COVID-related layoffs

Apr. 07, 2021 21:18 PM EDT

James Madison remains atop the FCS polls. The Dukes remain are No. 1 in STATS Perform FCS Top 25, but they could go into the playoffs on April 24 having played once in six weeks. The Dukes (4-0, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) received 30 of the 40...

Irish hoping offensive flexibility will produce more points

Apr. 07, 2021 20:36 PM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Getting to the College Football Playoff hasn’t been a problem for Notre Dame. Staying in it has for Brian Kelly’s Fighting Irish, who suffered double-digit semifinal losses to eventual national champions Clemson in the 2018 season and Alabama in 2020. ...