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Ga Tech football team takes in different kind of football

Aug. 3, 2019 9:51 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech's football team took in a different kind of football Saturday. The Yellow Jackets' players, coaches and staff attended the Major League Soccer game between Atlanta United and LA Galaxy at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, standing out in Section 221 in their white-and-gold T-shirts. Most...

Tepper wants to build retractable roof stadium in Charlotte

Jul. 31, 2019 4:58 PM EDT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Panthers billionaire owner David Tepper believes Charlotte, North Carolina is destined to be the "sports entertainment capital of the Carolinas," — and he's vowing to make sure that happens. Tepper said he Wednesday his goal is to build a retractable roof stadium in...

Man who threatened to kill athletes faces prison

Jul. 28, 2019 10:44 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A former college soccer player in Massachusetts is facing a federal prison sentence for sending death threats to dozens of professional and collegiate athletes whom he blamed for his gambling losses. Addison Choi, of Fullerton, California, pleaded guilty Friday to one count of transmitting in...

Women's World Cup final rarity: 2 female coaches

Jul. 6, 2019 2:20 PM EDT

LYON, France (AP) — Just like four years ago, a female coach will lift the Women's World Cup. This time, though, it is guaranteed. When Jill Ellis bids to complete the American's title defense against Dutch counterpart Sarina Wiegman on Sunday it will be only the second Women's World Cup final contested by...

Accountant, ex-coach plead guilty in college bribery scheme

Jun. 27, 2019 12:48 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A former University of Southern California soccer coach and an accountant for the consultant at the center of the college admissions bribery scheme have pleaded guilty in the sweeping case. Ali Khosroshahin and Steven Masera pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Thursday to conspiracy to...