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A fan wearing a face mask as a precaution against the coronavirus cheers during Game 2 of the Korean Series, the Korea Baseball Organization's championship round, between Doosan Bears and NC Dinos at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

The Latest: UAlbany women's hoops postpones first 3 games

Nov. 23, 2020 7:18 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The University at Albany women’s basketball team has postponed its first three games following a surge of the novel coronavirus in the university community. UAlbany enacted a full campus pause on Nov. 10 and the women's...

Arkansas head coach Sam Pittman, center, gestures on the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against LSU, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Fayetteville, Ark. (AP Photo/Michael Woods)

SEC shuffles games, pushing back Arkansas-Missouri, UT-Vandy

Nov. 23, 2020 7:02 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Southeastern Conference has shuffled its schedule, including pushing back the Arkansas-Missouri and Tennessee-Vanderbilt games which had been set for Saturday. The league announced Monday that it has postponed the Arkansas-Missouri game because of combination of positive tests,...

Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz (5) looks down at the bench during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. Northwestern won 17-7. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Minnesota matchup helps No. 18 Badgers turn page after loss

Nov. 23, 2020 6:57 PM EST

No. 18 Wisconsin believes it still has plenty of incentive even though it no longer controls its destiny in the Big Ten title race. It helps that the Badgers (4-1) are following up their loss to Northwestern with a rivalry matchup against Minnesota (2-3). This will mark the 130th meeting between the teams, making...

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2013, file photo, NFL great Floyd Little talks to players on the sideline before a Syracuse against Boston College NCAA college football game in Syracuse, N.Y. Hall of Fame running back Little has entered hospice care, according to ex-Syracuse teammate Patrick Killorin. Killorin shared the update Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, on Facebook, where he has provided periodic updates on Little’s health since May when Little’s bout with cancer became public. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi, File)

Syracuse's Dino Babers trying to stay positive, not easy

Nov. 23, 2020 6:24 PM EST

Syracuse coach Dino Babers says he's focused on trying to remain positive late in this down season, and it's not an easy task in the aftermath of the Orange's sixth straight loss and word that one of the team's most renowned players of yesteryear has entered hospice. “It’s going to be very hard. It...

Purdue quarterback Jack Plummer (13) calls a play during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Minnesota, Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

Purdue seeking answers for strange twists in odd season

Nov. 23, 2020 5:55 PM EST

Purdue All-American receiver Rondale Moore finally made his season debut Friday night — just as starting quarterback Aidan O'Connell sat out with an undisclosed injury. And after asking the Big Ten for an explanation on a late offensive pass interference call that took away the Boilermakers' go-ahead score...

Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Georgia finally has its QB, likely too late to salvage 2020

Nov. 23, 2020 5:33 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia finally has its quarterback, though it's probably too late to salvage the Bulldogs' lofty goals for this season. Too bad JT Daniels didn't get his shot a bit sooner. The transfer from Southern Cal took his first snaps in the red and black last weekend, throwing for 401 yards and...

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) heads for a long gain as coach Nick Saban watches during the team's NCAA college football game against Kentucky on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

No. 1 Bama gets chance to avenge tough loss to No. 22 Auburn

Nov. 23, 2020 5:22 PM EST

Alabama left Jordan-Hare Stadium last season with its playoff hopes dashed and giddy Auburn fans filling the field. It's a sobering memory for the top-ranked Crimson Tide going into Saturday's Iron Bowl with the 22nd-ranked Tigers at Bryant-Denny Stadium. What could go wrong, did go wrong in that 48-45 loss that...

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney signals to his players during the second quarter against Notre Dame in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in South Bend, Ind. (Matt Cashore/Pool Photo via AP)

FSU's Norvell: 'Right decision' to postpone Clemson game

Nov. 23, 2020 4:05 PM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Florida (AP) — Florida State coach Mike Norvell is standing by the decision to postpone the Seminoles game Saturday against No. 4 Clemson after the Tigers reported a positive player test following their arrival on campus, adding that even though he and his team wanted to play there were safety...

Nebraska linebacker Collin Miller is taken off the field on a stretcher during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Illinois in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. He appeared to have been hurt while tackling Illinois' Mike Epstein. Illinois won 41-23. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

Huskers' Miller expected to fully recover from spinal injury

Nov. 23, 2020 3:23 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Scott Frost said linebacker Collin Miller visited teammates at practice Monday but is unlikely to play the rest of the season after he injured his spine making a tackle against Illinois. Miller suffered a spinal concussion, which is characterized by a temporary sensory...

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) makes a catch against Kentucky defensive back Brandin Echols (26) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Hints at what's to come from CFP

Nov. 23, 2020 5:37 AM EST

The College Football Playoff rankings will be released for the first time this season Tuesday. Combine the latest AP Top 25 with a little history and you can find hints about what to expect. Never has the selection committee's initial top four precisely matched the top four of the AP poll that preceded it. Only...