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FILE - Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury removes his mask to yell before an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle.  The New England Patriots host the Cardinals on Sunday Nov. 29. With a win, Arizona can also add yet another blow to the New England’s fading playoff hopes. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

The Latest: Positive test causes 7 hockey games to be moved

Nov. 27, 2020 6:43 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The National Collegiate Hockey Conference has made changes to its 2020-21 schedule because of a positive COVID-19 test and quarantine requirements for the entire Colorado College team. The coronavirus infection has forced the...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson throws a pass against the Tennessee Titans during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Ravaged by COVID-19, Ravens face issues beyond new schedule

Nov. 27, 2020 5:37 PM EST

With reigning NFL MVP Lamar Jackson under quarantine as part of an outbreak of COVID-19 that has ravaged the Baltimore Ravens, the team has turned its focus from breaking out of a slump to simply getting healthy and back to practice. The Ravens have more than a dozen players on the reserve/COVID-19 list, and...

Green Bay Packers' Marquez Valdes-Scantling (83) fumbles a catch during the overtime of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Indianapolis. Colts' DeForest Buckner (99) recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Titans intend to challenge Colts short-handed run defense

Nov. 27, 2020 5:32 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis spent all week preparing for Derrick Henry. Facing the league's leading runner with a short-handed defensive line only makes the challenge more daunting. With Pro Bowl defensive tackle DeForest Buckner out after being placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list earlier this week,...

Titans left guard Rodger Saffold questionable vs Colts

Nov. 27, 2020 4:59 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans may get left guard Rodger Saffold back for their AFC South showdown Sunday in Indianapolis. Saffold missed last week's win over Baltimore with an injured ankle. He was limited this week in practice, and the Titans listed him as questionable. Center Ben Jones...

Brewer lifts E. Tennessee St. past Middle Tennessee 57-43

Nov. 27, 2020 2:32 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer scored 17 of his 20 points after halftime and East Tennessee State topped Middle Tennessee 57-43 at the Gulf Coast Showcase on Friday, giving coach Jason Shay his first victory as a head coach. The Buccaneers (1-2) led 24-22 at the break, but broke way in the second...

Colts, Titans vie for control of AFC South title chase

Nov. 27, 2020 11:30 AM EST

TENNESSEE (7-3) at INDIANAPOLIS (7-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Colts by 4 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Titans 4-6, Colts 6-4 SERIES RECORD - Colts lead 35-17 LAST MEETING - Colts beat Titans 34-17 on Nov. 12, at Nashville LAST WEEK - Titans beat Ravens 30-24, OT; Colts beat Packers 34-31, OT AP PRO32...

Taylor carries Austin Peay past East Tennessee State 67-66

Nov. 26, 2020 5:39 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 25 points and 16 rebounds as Austin Peay edged past East Tennessee State 67-66 on Thursday. Reginald Gee had 11 points and Mike Peake added eight rebounds for Austin Peay (2-0). Taylor put back his own miss with 4.8 seconds left for the go-ahead basket. Ledarrius...

Ruffin leads Omaha over Middle Tennessee on late foul shots

Nov. 26, 2020 4:21 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Marlon Ruffin hit a pair of foul shots with 1.2 seconds left to lift Omaha to a 60-59 win over Middle Tennessee on Thursday. Ruffin finished with 18 points and Matt Pile had 16 for Omaha (1-1). Wanjang Tut added 10 points. Donovan Sims had 14 points for the Blue Raiders (0-1). Jordan...

Indiana's Trayce Jackson-Davis (23) goes to the basket against Tennessee Tech's Kenny White Jr. (13 during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Jackson-Davis leads Indiana to 89-59 win over Tennessee Tech

Nov. 25, 2020 11:00 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Trayce Jackson-Davis scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Indiana scored 20 consecutive first-half points to pull away for good in the Hoosiers' 89-59 win over Tennessee Tech on Wednesday in the season opener for both teams. Trey Galloway added 13 points and Rob Phinisee...

Posters on precautions against the coronavirus are displayed at a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020. The signs on posters read

The Latest: South Korea has most daily cases in 8 months

Nov. 25, 2020 8:29 PM EST

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has recorded more than 500 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours for the first time in about eight months as health authorities struggle to contain a third surge of infections. The Asian nation has been experiencing a spike in cases since it relaxed stringent social distancing...