L.A. ace notches 20th win
Associated Press
CHICAGO -- Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year.
A.J. Ellis and company took care of the rest.
Keselowski favored at N.H.
Associated Press
LOUDON, N.H. -- Brad Keselowski will start the second race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship the way he ended the first one -- out front.
Keselowski turned a track-record lap of 140.598 mph Friday to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Early Coastal test for Jackets
Associated Press
Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech arrive at their Atlantic Coast Conference openers in search of offensive consistency, and knowing their most important game remaining might be the one on Saturday.
Either the Hokies (2-1) or Yellow Jackets (3-0) have won the ACC's Coastal Division ti ...
Reto on top at LPGA Classic
Associated Press
PRATTVILLE, Ala. -- South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.
Reto had five birdies in a six-hole stretch on her opening nine -- the back nine on Capitol Hill's Senator layout. The 24-year-ol ...
Jags try to avoid 0-3 start
Associated Press
JACKSONVILLE -- The Jacksonville Jaguars are taking part in their third consecutive home opener. They'd really like to win this one.
The Jaguars return home after road debacles at Philadelphia and Washington and host the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, a game in which the loser drop ...
Clemson, FSU trot out QBs
Associated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- There will be a revolving door of quarterbacks on the field when Florida State and Clemson meet in the showcase matchup this weekend.
That leads to a lot of uncertainty in a game that could have national championship implications.
Falcons' Hester stands alone
Associated Press
ATLANTA -- Devin Hester gets a text every morning from Deion Sanders, usually with some sort of inspirational message.
"That's my alarm," Hester said. "When I get that text, I know it's time to get up."
Bulldogs look to bounce back
Associated Press
ATHENS -- The last year Troy lost its first three games, Herschel Walker was running toward the Heisman Trophy at Georgia.
That 1982 season is how long it has been since the Trojans faced the adversity of the winless team that will visit Georgia on Saturday. Recognizing Troy's tro ...