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The Latest: Cowboys-Chargers make NFL 14-11 halftime history

Sep. 19, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 2 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 6:30 p.m. The NFL has the first 14-11 halftime score in its 102 seasons. Dallas held the 14-11 lead over the Los Angeles Chargers, prompting the search...

López scores 2 more goals; Earthquakes beat Austin FC 4-3

Sep. 18, 2021 23:47 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Javier “Chofis” López scored twice — his second consecutive multi-goal game — and the San Jose Earthquakes rallied to beat Austin FC 4-3 on Saturday night. Chofis, who netted his first MLS hat trick in a 4-3 loss to Real Salt Lake on...

Memphis uses rally, unusual punt return to defeat Miss. St.

Sep. 18, 2021 22:00 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Calvin Austin scored three second-half touchdowns including a questionable 94-yard punt return in the fourth quarter as Memphis rallied for a 31-29 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday. The victory and Austin’s punt return were part of a...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 35, Grand Prairie 28 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 46, San Angelo Central 28 ¶ Arlington Houston 24, Keller Central 21 ¶ Austin Vandegrift 56, Round Rock Stony...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:50 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alcoa def. Pigeon Forge, forfeit Anderson County 31, South Doyle 28 Austin-East 42, Northview Academy 8 BGA 45, Davidson Academy 30 Baylor 42, Pope John Paul II 21 ...

Pulisic among UK-based who could miss US qualifier at Panama

Sep. 17, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

The British government is keeping Panama on its red list, which means the United States may have to play without star Christian Pulisic and several other U.K.-based players for its World Cup qualifier at the Central American nation on Oct. 10. The U.S. plays at Panama...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 17, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Allen 49, Tyler Legacy 28 ¶ Dallas White 64, Carrollton Turner 0 ¶ Edinburg Vela 69, La Joya 7 ¶ Fort Bend Clements 19, Fort Bend Dulles 13 ...

EXPLAINER: The Texas abortion law's swift impact, and future

Sep. 16, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge in October will hear the Biden administration's efforts to block Texas' new law banning most abortions, which is already putting a strain on clinics and patients in the two weeks since it took effect. U.S. District Judge Robert...

Thompson gets the call at QB for Texas against Rice

Sep. 16, 2021 03:02 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Steve Sarkisian era at Texas is only two games old but has already dealt the Longhorns a harsh dose of humility and prompted a quick quarterback change. The Longhorns (1-1) went from No. 15 to unranked following a blowout loss at Arkansas. A big...

Musovski, Arango score to help LAFC beat Austin 2-1

Sep. 15, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Danny Musovski scored moments after entering the game, Cristian Arango scored on a penalty kick and Los Angeles FC beat Austin FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. Musovski, who subbed on in the 76th minute, slipped behind the defense, ran onto a through ball...