The Southeastern Conference says miscommunication led to Vanderbilt wearing jerseys that violated NCAA uniform regulations and that the Commodores have agreed not to wear the "Anchor Down" slogan again.

Before Maryland can start thinking about facing Big Ten competition, the Terrapins first must get through their non-conference schedule — beginning with Saturday's home game against James Madison.

Michigan has a chance to even its series with Appalachian State. And maybe erase some of the memories of one of the biggest upsets in college football history.

Barcelona has completed the transfer of Brazilian defender Douglas Pereira from Sao Paulo.

Former Villanova basketball coach Jack Kraft has died at 93.

NASCAR says Tony Stewart will be allowed to compete in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship if he qualifies despite missing three races following the death of a sprint car driver at a New York track.

Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday's season opener drew closer.

Former star Gabriel Batistuta, Argentina's record goal scorer for the national team, says he once asked a doctor to amputate his legs to relieve intense pain in his ankles.

For 16 years, Mack Brown led the Texas Longhorns, reviving a dormant program into a powerhouse that won one national championship and played for another.

David Shaw was an assistant on the Baltimore Ravens in the fall of 2005 when he heard about the most unlikely upset: UC Davis 20, Stanford 17.

Oaklawn Park says it will raise purses for live thoroughbred racing for the seventh consecutive year.

Oklahoma finally gets a chance to live up to the hype.

South Dakota coach Joe Glenn has no illusions about the Oregon team the Coyotes will face on Saturday night.

Spending time on the islands during football season is not Washington coach Chris Petersen's idea of a vacation.

Villanova officials say former head basketball coach John "Jack" Kraft, who helmed the Wildcats to 238 victories over a dozen seasons and a 1971 title game appearance, died Thursday in New Jersey. He was 93.

Reeling from arguably the most humiliating loss in the club's illustrious history, the prospect of Manchester United being European champions by 2017 seems far-fetched.

Time to get some answers about Alabama's quarterback competition.

Heavily recruited receiver K.J. Hill of North Little Rock says he intends to play for Arkansas.

Two points from defeat, Sara Errani rallied to force a third-set tiebreaker and outlasted Venus Williams in a back-and-forth match at the U.S. Open.

Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 10-under 62 to take a three-stroke lead after the second round of the Italian Open on Friday, while Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup also gained momentum.

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is leading quarterback Jameis Winston into a new season in another NFL stadium, under very different circumstances.

Notre Dame opens the season short-handed for the second straight season because of academic troubles.

Tennessee's 2014-15 women's basketball schedule includes 18 games against teams that reached the NCAA tournament last season.

Drew Brees and wife Brittany have named their baby girl, Rylen Judith Brees.

Craig Bohl believes his style of coaching college football is a good fit for himself and the Wyoming Cowboys.

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended for three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, his second such punishment in three seasons.

Ryan Mueller still finds it hard to talk about one year later.

Colombia star Radamel Falcao, who missed the World Cup after surgery on an injured left knee, will play for his country against Brazil next week in an international friendly match in Miami.

One of Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin's pet phrases is: "Your tape is your resume."

Brazilian club Gremio has promised to help identify and punish the fans who taunted a player in the latest case of racism to taint the national game.

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