Mark Orr, the athletic director at Saint Mary’s College for the past nine years, will be named Sacramento State’s new athletics director Monday at a 10 a.m. press conference at the Wellness Center. The Hornets’ AD position has been fluid since Terry Wanless retired in June 2014.
Anthony Davis had 31 points and 15 rebounds, helping to compensate for the absence of injured DeMarcus Cousins, and the New Orleans Pelicans boosted their flickering playoff hopes by beating the Denver Nuggets 115-90.
Painting a grim picture of the city's chances of keeping the Raiders from moving to Las Vegas, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told Mayor Libby Schaaf in a letter Friday that the Ronnie Lott-led Oakland stadium proposal is filled with uncertainty.
Clint Dempsey has recovered from an irregular heartbeat that kept him from the U.S. national team for nine months, and the 34-year-old hopes to play in his fourth World Cup and break Landon Donovan's American scoring record.
Bringing his straightforward, sarcastic Brooklyn bluntness back to a struggling US soccer team after a 10-year absence, Bruce Arena has relaxed American players from their uptight, stressed routine under Jurgen Klinsmann.