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  • Houston in running to land NCAA Women's Final Four

    Houston in running to land NCAA Women's Final Four

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 12:54 AM EDT2014-09-17 04:54:13 GMT
    The NCAA site selection committee for cities to host the Women's Final Four in 2018, 2019 and 2020 will be in Houston on Wednesday for visits to Toyota Center and the George R. Brown Convention Center.The Harris County-Houston Sports Authority is leading Houston's bid to land the event, but the overall bid committee includes the George R. Brown Convention Center and the Greater Houston Visitors and Convention Bureau."We would like to host in 2018, but we do have a bid out for '19 and '20 as w...
    The NCAA site selection committee for cities to host the Women's Final Four in 2018, 2019 and 2020 will be in Houston on Wednesday for visits to Toyota Center and the George R. Brown Convention Center.The Harris County-Houston Sports Authority is leading Houston's bid to land the event, but the overall bid committee includes the George R. Brown Convention Center and the Greater Houston Visitors and Convention Bureau."We would like to host in 2018, but we do have a bid out for '19 and '20 as w...
  • Altuve's big game lifts Astros over Indians 3-1

    Altuve's big game lifts Astros over Indians 3-1

    Jose Altuve had three hits to give him 209 this season and drove in two runs, leading the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.
    Jose Altuve had three hits to give him 209 this season and drove in two runs, leading the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.
  • Watt's TD catch fuels Texans' 30-14 win vs Raiders

    Watt's TD catch fuels Texans' 30-14 win vs Raiders

    J.J. Watt caught a 1-yard touchdown pass, Arian Foster ran for 138 yards and a score and the Houston Texans won their second straight game to open the season, beating the Oakland Raiders 30-14 Sunday.
    J.J. Watt caught a 1-yard touchdown pass, Arian Foster ran for 138 yards and a score and the Houston Texans won their second straight game to open the season, beating the Oakland Raiders 30-14 Sunday.
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  • SEC dominating AP poll again

    SEC dominating AP poll again

    Sunday, September 14 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-09-14 20:30:54 GMT
    By JOHN MARSHALL AP College Football Writer Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's third weekend.
    By JOHN MARSHALL AP College Football Writer Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's third weekend.
  • SEC with 5 teams in top 10 of AP poll

    SEC with 5 teams in top 10 of AP poll

    Sunday, September 14 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-09-14 18:10:39 GMT
    By JOHN MARSHALL AP College Football Writer South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern...
    By JOHN MARSHALL AP College Football Writer South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference...
  • Boston College runs over No. 9 USC 37-31

    Boston College runs over No. 9 USC 37-31

    Sunday, September 14 2014 1:42 AM EDT2014-09-14 05:42:54 GMT
    Boston College quarterback Tyler Murphy rushed for 190 yards, breaking free for a 66-yard touchdown with 3:30 to play on Saturday night as Boston College beat No. 9 Southern California 37-31 - the Eagles' first...
    Fans wearing red bandannas stormed the field in a raucous celebration of Boston College's first victory over a top 10 team in a decade.
  • FootballMore>>

  • Vikings place Adrian Peterson on exempt list

    Vikings place Adrian Peterson on exempt list

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 3:33 AM EDT2014-09-17 07:33:00 GMT
    Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five.
    After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner's permission list, a move that...
  • Union appeals Rice's indefinite suspension by NFL

    Union appeals Rice's indefinite suspension by NFL

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-09-17 03:12:22 GMT
    The NFL players' union has appealed the league's indefinite suspension of Ray Rice.
    The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night.
  • Ferguson protesters call anew to remove prosecutor

    Ferguson protesters call anew to remove prosecutor

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-09-17 03:03:16 GMT
    Protesters seeking the immediate arrest of the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old have disrupted another government meeting.
    Protesters seeking the immediate arrest of the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old loudly disrupted another government meeting Tuesday, renewing calls to remove the county prosecutor...
  • BasketballMore>>

  • Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners

    Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-09-17 00:13:03 GMT
    Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed says he has talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks after a racially charged email prompted owner Bruce Levenson to announce he's selling the team.
    Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager...
  • FIBA: Players can wear religious head coverings

    FIBA: Players can wear religious head coverings

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:23:04 GMT
    By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer International basketball's governing body says players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis.
    By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer International basketball's governing body said Tuesday that players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis...
  • LeBron banner could rise again in Cleveland

    LeBron banner could rise again in Cleveland

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:23:02 GMT
    A 10-story tall LeBron James could tower over downtown again.
    A 10-story tall LeBron James could tower over downtown again.
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