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USA Gymnastics chief operating officer Ron Galimore resigns

Nov. 16, 2018 11:27 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Longtime USA Gymnastics chief operating officer Ron Galimore resigned Friday, the latest high-profile departure for the embattled organization in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal. The move came as USA Gymnastics is facing decertification of its status as the national governing body...

Barnes' buzzer-beating 3 lifts Weber State over CMU 78-76

Nov. 16, 2018 11:17 PM EST

BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Israel Barnes hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Weber State a 78-76 win over Central Michigan in the second night of the Junkanoo Jam on Friday. Cody John grabbed the rebound off David DiLeo's missed free throw with 7.8 seconds left and drove it inside the top of the key before...

Lions rule out Jones for game against Carolina

Nov. 16, 2018 5:52 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled wide receiver Marvin Jones out of Sunday's game against Carolina because of a knee injury. It will be only the second missed game for Jones in the past three-plus seasons. Panthers receiver Torrey Smith will also miss the game with a knee injury....

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Nov. 16, 2018 2:58 PM EST

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts: ___ THE CLAIM: Abrams' sister handled election case THE FACTS: U.S. District...

No. 4 Michigan hosts Indiana in final tuneup of the season

Nov. 16, 2018 8:29 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 4 Michigan has one last chance to fine tune its team against a lesser opponent before playing championship-caliber teams. The Wolverines (9-1, 7-0 Big Ten, No. 4 CFP) are favored to beat Indiana (5-5, 2-5) by more than four touchdowns in their final home game of the season....

Spartans to be big challenge for Huskers' prolific offense

Nov. 16, 2018 2:41 AM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's offense has generated more than 450 yards in seven straight games, something not even the powerhouse Tom Osborne teams of the 1990s did. If the Cornhuskers put up the same numbers Saturday against Michigan State's stout defense, it will be another sign first-year coach Scott...

The Latest: West Virginia beats Monmouth 71-53

Nov. 15, 2018 10:08 PM EST

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the Myrtle Beach Invitational (all times local): 10 p.m. Esa Ahmad had 16 points on Thursday night and Sagaba Konate added 14 with eight rebounds and four blocks to help West Virginia beat Monmouth 71-53 in the opening round of the Myrtle Beach Invitational. The...

DiLeo, Central Michigan beat CSU Bakersfield 67-55

Nov. 15, 2018 8:32 PM EST

BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — David DiLeo scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half, including two 3-pointers during Central Michigan's decisive late run, and the Chippewas beat CSU Bakersfield 67-55 on Thursday night in the opening game of the Junkanoo Jam. DiLeo hit four 3-pointers — all in the...

Lions back home but face tough matchup with Carolina

Nov. 15, 2018 6:31 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions have three straight home games coming up — probably their last chance to turn their season around and make a run at a playoff spot. The opposition is formidable, though. After three consecutive losses, the Lions host Carolina on Sunday. That game...

No. 4 Michigan hosts Indiana in final game before Big Game

Nov. 15, 2018 5:53 PM EST

Indiana (5-5, 2-5 Big Ten) at No. 4 Michigan (9-1, 7-0, No. 4 CFP), 4 p.m. EST (FS1) Line: Michigan by 28½. Series record: Michigan leads 57-9. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The Wolverines have one last chance to fine tune before closing the regular season at No. 8 Ohio State (No. 10 CFP) with a spot in the conference...