Illinois has finalized its nonconference basketball schedule and will open Nov. 7 with an exhibition against Quincy.
The Atlanta Hawks have signed power forward Adreian Payne, the team's first-round pick last month.
The Orlando Magic filled out their rotation in the backcourt with the signing of free agent guard Luke Ridnour.
Veteran right-hander Jerome Williams is the next on the mound for the Texas Rangers.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has announced the hiring of a volunteer assistant baseball coach from Oklahoma State University.
A girls track and field team in Iowa has lost its state title after a runner was declared ineligible because she competed against college athletes at invitational meets.
Goalie James Reimer and the Toronto Maple Leafs avoided salary arbitration, agreeing to a two-year contract Thursday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are closing their much-ballyhooed pools for one game this season.
The Tennessee Titans have added a rookie offensive lineman to their roster for training camp with starting right guard Andy Levitre busy recovering from an appendectomy.
Mike Tyson says he's met with Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx about collaborating on a possible biopic on his life.
Injured receiver Charone Peake's comeback for Clemson took a step back after knee surgery Friday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed a 10-year, $43 million naming-rights contract with EverBank.
Four European teams intending to challenge for the America's Cup released a statement Friday supporting the event following the withdrawal of an Australian syndicate that was serving as Challenger of Record.
Facing claims that Muslim and Sikh players are being discriminated against, basketball's governing body will review its ban which prevents players wearing headgear for religious reasons.
Two people, including a Southern Miss football player, were arrested Friday on a charge of armed robbery.
North Carolina State senior Augusta James won the Canadian Women's Amateur on Friday, shooting a 2-under 69 for a six-stroke victory.
TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has surrendered to authorities on a misdemeanor assault warrant.