Thursday, September 21, 2017

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No. 2 Oklahoma preparing for Tulane's option offense

Oklahoma is coming off a 31-16 win over then-No. 2 Ohio State that vaulted to the Sooners to the No. 2 spot in the country. Tulane is coming off a tough 23-21 loss to...

Corbin, Pollock lead D-backs to 8-2 win over Rockies

PHOENIX — A.J. Pollock homered and drove in four runs to back another strong outing by Patrick Corbin, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 8-2 on Wednesday night to expand their...

Pagano expected to shake things up after Colts' Week 1 loss

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano is already considering making changes. Exactly what, if anything, will look different Sunday against Arizona remains a mystery. But Pagano’s coy play is all part of a broader...

Vikings' Bradford earns first POTW honors with historic Week 1 performance

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against the New Orleans Saints in a 29-19 victory in the season opener. He finished with...

D-backs fall again to surging Rockies

PHOENIX — Carlos Gonzalez has finally found his swing, and that’s very good news for the Colorado Rockies. The veteran slugger homered twice and the Rockies won their sixth game in a row, beating...

Lynx break WNBA playoff record en route to Game 1 victory

MINNEAPOLIS — Seimone Augustus scored 24 points and Sylvia Fowles added 18 to help the Minnesota Lynx roll to a 101-81 victory over the Washington Mystics in Game 1 of the WNBA semifinals...

Nebraska coach Mike Riley receives 1-year contract extension

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska coach Mike Riley has been given a one-year contract extension through the 2020 season. Riley originally signed a five-year contract when he was hired in December 2014....

Preview: Twins vs. Padres

MINNEAPOLIS — As the Minnesota Twins make a push for the playoffs, they will do so against quite a few opponents with losing records. That includes this week’s brief two-game series against the San...

LEADING OFF: Indians eye No. 20 to match "Moneyball" A's

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: — SO MONEY Cleveland goes for its 20th consecutive victory in a game against Detroit, a mark that would match the 2002...

McVay excited for Rams' future after stunning romp in opener

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) Rams owner Stan Kroenke presented the game ball to Sean McVay during the postgame celebration of Los Angeles’ season-opening blowout win over Indianapolis. The 31-year-old coach knows...

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Upon Further Review: Gophers at Oregon State

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