Sports News

Four-time cancer survivor debuts for Gophers

October 19, 2019 - 10:06pm
Casey O'Brien, a four-time cancer survivor who walked on at Minnesota, made his collegiate debut Saturday when he was the holder on a successful extra point in the fourth quarter.

A middle finger and hard feelings: Earl Thomas returns to Seattle

October 19, 2019 - 10:06pm
Before Thomas flipped the bird at his own sideline, a lot had to happen. From contract extensions to a crumbling Legion of Boom, frustrations boiled over in Thomas' final days with the Seahawks.

New OT rules debut in Hokies' 6OT win vs. UNC

October 19, 2019 - 8:18pm
Quincy Patterson's two-point conversion run in the sixth overtime lifted Virginia Tech to a wild 43-41 victory over North Carolina on Saturday in the longest game in ACC history. The game marked the debut of college football's new overtime rules.

Badgers to regroup after 'signature win' for Illini

October 19, 2019 - 8:18pm
The Badgers, "outplayed" and "out-executed" by Illinois, must put the upset loss behind them, they said.

Mayfield, Matthews each fined for criticizing refs

October 19, 2019 - 8:18pm
Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, Rams linebacker Clay Matthews and Lions safety Tracy Walker were all fined $12,500 for criticizing officiating last week.

Rooney's MLS career ends with playoff blowout

October 19, 2019 - 7:26pm
Rooney's MLS career ends with playoff blowout

Player rankings for Group C at League of Legends World Championship

October 19, 2019 - 6:42pm
Tyler Erzberger evaluates all the players from the group of death at the LLWC.

Jesus continues to push Aguero, give Guardiola food for thought at striker

October 19, 2019 - 6:06pm
Having now scored in seven straight starts for Man City, has Gabriel Jesus reopened the team's striker debate?

Peacock, Green to open Game 6; Stanton sits

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
The Astros' Brad Peacock will be the fourth pitcher ever to finish a postseason game and start the next day on zero days' rest, and the first since 1924, according to ESPN Stats & Information research. New York will counter with Chad Green.

Sooner Schooner tips over on field, ejects riders

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
There were no major injuries after the Sooner Schooner flipped over at the 15-yard line after an Oklahoma touchdown, but a team cameraman was being checked out by medical staff.

Siakam agrees to $130M extension with Raptors

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
Pascal Siakam has agreed to a four-year, $130 million deal with the Raptors, becoming the third player in the 2016 NBA draft class to agree to a maximum rookie contract extension.

Astros, Yankees race back to Houston for Game 6

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
The Bombers ambushed Justin Verlander early in Game 5. Will Houston recover at home?

Fantasy fallout: Good time to buy low on Chargers offense

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
It's time to invest in the Chargers' underperforming playmakers. Plus: Fantasy intel from around the NFL.

Get ready for chaos in Astros-Yankees battle of the bullpen games

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
What's the one thing you can expect in ALCS Game 6 with both managers pitting carousels of relievers against their lineups? Mayhem.

Is Beterbiev the best at 175?

October 19, 2019 - 4:24pm
Artur Beterbiev holds a lot of power in the light heavyweight division after unifying two belts. What's next?

Champaign's poppin: Illini shock No. 6 Badgers

October 19, 2019 - 2:48pm
James McCourt kicked a 39-yard field as time expired and Illinois pulled off the biggest upset of the college football season, knocking off No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 on Saturday.

Team quits FA Cup match over racism toward GK

October 19, 2019 - 2:48pm
Haringey Borough's fourth-round FA Cup qualifying fixture against Yeovil was abandoned Saturday after the home side walked off the pitch following racist abuse aimed at its goalkeeper by away supporters.

Can Michigan find answers for Penn State's defense?

October 19, 2019 - 2:48pm
The Wolverines hope to change their recent history in Happy Valley.

Auburn sets PAT record; streak ends on next kick

October 19, 2019 - 1:32pm
After setting the FBS record for most consecutive extra points made with 303, Auburn missed its following PAT to end the streak.