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In this photo provided by the NHRA, reigning Top Fuel world champion Steve Torrence earned his third No. 1 qualifier of the season when he raced to a 3.672-second pass at 327.98 mph in his home state of Texas at the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals Presented By Pennzoil Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Baytown, Texas. (Marc/NHRA via AP)

Schumacher takes NHRA SpringNationals for 85th Top Fuel win

Oct. 25, 2020 6:43 PM EDT

BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — Top Fuel victory leader Tony Schumacher won for the first time in more than two years Sunday in the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals at Houston Raceway Park. The eight-time season champion pushed his victory record to 85, beating points leader and defending series champion...

Looking for Texas sweep, Torrence tops qualifying in Baytown

Oct. 24, 2020 7:21 PM EDT

BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — Top Fuel points leader Steve Torrence made the quickest run in both qualifying sessions Saturday, powering to the No. 1 spot in the Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals at Houston Raceway Park. Coming off a victory last week at Texas Motorplex outside Dallas, the Texan had a...

In this photo provided by the NHRA, points leader Steve Torrence powers to his second No. 1 qualifier of the season in his dragster at the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020. (Jerry Foss/NHRA via AP)

Steve Torrence beats father Billy in Top Fuel final in Texas

Oct. 18, 2020 7:17 PM EDT

ENNIS, Texas (AP) — Steve Torrence powered past father Billy Torrence on Sunday in the Top Final final on their home track in the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals. Points leader Steve Torrence won for the second time in three years at Texas Motorplex, finishing at 3.716 seconds at 328.78 mph in the final. The...

Security reminds fans to mask up before entering Sanford Stadium before the start of the Georgia-Tennessee NCAA college football game in Athens, Ga., on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)

The Latest: Men's hoops back on the court at Purdue

Oct. 15, 2020 4:10 PM EDT

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The Purdue men’s basketball team will hold its first official practice Thursday after workouts were paused briefly this week following two questionable COVID-19 tests. Athletic department officials issued a statement...