Rick Robinson was settling into his new job as the baseball coach at Tennessee-Martin, moving some things around his office when he came across a few articles that had been written about the previous year's team.
When the NCAA Tournament reaches the Sweet 16, that means there are only 15 games left to decide a national champion.
PHOENIX (AP) - Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Monday immediately after he pleaded guilty to sexual assault in Arizona, marking the first change of plea of the day for the former safety accused of drugging and assaulting women in four states.
Georgia State's Ron Hunter beamed as a proud father, not a jubilant coach whose underdog team advanced in the NCAA Tournament on his son's late heroics. UCLA's Steve Alford, too.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - When Texas officials launched a massive public high school steroids testing program over fears of rampant doping from the football fields to the tennis courts, they promised a model program for the rest of the country to follow.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim said Thursday that 2018 is the "right time" to retire, but acknowledged that next season could be his last as he appeals NCAA sanctions for academic and benefits violations.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Wary of head trauma, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland is leaving football. And not even the promise of NFL stardom and piles of money could change his mind. So now, after one stellar rookie season, he is retiring at age 24.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tim Tebow worked out Monday for the Philadelphia Eagles, a person familiar with the session tells The Associated Press.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - In a sweeping indictment of one of the country's most decorated basketball programs, the NCAA suspended Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine games Friday and outlined a decade-long series of violations that included improper benefits, academic misconduct and drug-policy failures.