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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Robin Harmony has left Lamar to become the women's basketball coach at College of Charleston.The school announced the move Friday.Harmony went 115-66 in six seasons at Lamar, including an 83-25 mark against Southland Conference competition.Harmony won three Southland …
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — While saying he's ready to make his major league debut, Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero didn't need a translator to insist he's not frustrated over still playing in the minors."No. No," Guerrero said before continuing in Spanish on Friday.Interpreter Jesse …
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — All-America guard Cassius Winston wants to accomplish more at Michigan State. He is coming back for his senior season."It will always be my goal to play in the NBA, but that's a dream that can wait a year," Winston said Friday.Teammate Nick Ward said he is …
DETROIT (AP) — Steve Yzerman is getting another chance to return the Detroit Red Wings to glory.The Hockey Hall of Famer did it as one the game's all-time great leaders, helping Detroit end a 42-year championship drought with the first of three Stanley Cup celebrations of his playing tenure …
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia said he got good news about the irritation in his left knee that caused his return to the 10-day injured list.The 35-year-old started the season on the injured list with inflammation in his left knee and was activated …
CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks struck out a season-high 11 over seven scoreless innings in his first win, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Friday.Hendricks (1-3) became the third consecutive Cubs starter to go seven innings without allowing a run after Jose Quintana …
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Storm coach Dan Hughes has been diagnosed with an undisclosed form of cancer that was discovered after a recent emergency appendectomy.Hughes said in a video released by the team Friday that a treatment plan is still being finalized by doctors at Swedish Medical …
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom is returning to New York for an MRI on his right elbow after shaky outings in his last two starts.Manager Mickey Callaway said the reigning NL Cy Young Award winner has been scratched from his start Saturday at St. Louis. Callaway said deGrom's elbow …
NEW YORK (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers are listing Joel Embiid as doubtful for Game 4 of their first-round series against the Brooklyn Nets.Embiid has been bothered by a sore left knee, but was able to play in the first two games of the series. He warmed up before Game 3 on Thursday night …
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Former Texas A&M football coach R.C. Slocum has been named the school's interim athletic director.Texas A&M University President Michael K. Young announced the appointment in a statement Friday.The 74-year-old Slocum steps into the vacancy left by Scott …
NEW YORK (AP) — Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson didn't go into detail Friday about what he said during a bench-clearing fracas with Kansas City earlier in the week after a report that he directed a racial slur at Royals pitcher Brad Keller.Anderson was suspended one game for his …
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles' game against the Minnesota Twins was rained out and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader Saturday starting at 4:05 p.m. EDT.Dan Straily (1-1, 10.24 ERA) will stay on his normal schedule and start the first game for Baltimore. Signed following his …
NEW YORK (AP) — Megan Gustafson of Iowa has won the Honda Sports Award as the top woman in college basketball.Gustafson led Division I women's basketball with an average of 28 points this season. She owns Iowa records for most career points (2,804) and rebounds (1,460).The 6-foot-3 center …
"If you build it, he will come."Puh-lease.Thirty years after the release of "Field of Dreams," it's time for a major reassessment.Sorry, all you folks who view baseball — and this movie — as some sort of timeless metaphor for connecting to your past and understanding what America is …
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia said he got good news about the irritation in his left knee that caused his return to the 10-day injured list.The 35-year-old started the season on the injured list with inflammation in his left knee and was activated …
SAN DIEGO (AP) — In the spring of 1969, three months before the moon landing, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston of Britain achieved the nautical equivalent of climbing Mount Everest when he became the first man to sail alone around the world nonstop.With GPS still in the future, the merchant seaman …
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The RBC Heritage has resumed after a three hour, 43-minute delay Friday because of strong winds and storms that have caused problems elsewhere in the Southeast.Officials halted things and cleared the course of spectators shortly before 1 p.m. as winds rattled …
LONDON (AP) — World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua's debut fight in the United States won't now be against Jarrell Miller, according to Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn, after a second alleged doping violation by the American boxer.Joshua, who holds the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts, had …
A proposal to require a graduate transfer to count against a team's scholarship total for two years in football and basketball has been rejected by the NCAA.The Division I Council on Friday voted down a proposal that could have tapped the brakes on the de facto free agency created by a rule …
Rod Brind'Amour does not think what he is doing is anything special.Brind'Amour not only has the Carolina Hurricanes in the playoffs in his first season as coach but has made the necessary adjustments to tie their series against the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals at two games …

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