KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A couple of wins over division doormats. A shutout of a Raiders team playing without its starting quarterback. An inexplicable fumble that eventually led to an overtime victory.
Tuesday's high school football scores Class 4A KC Piper 28, Perry-Lecompton 21 BV Southwest 27, Baldwin 6 Paola 47, Anderson County 7 Columbus 41, Parsons 13 Basehor-Linwood 49, Hiawatha 6 Eudora 12, DeSoto 0 Louisburg 27, Fort Scott 20 Chanute 28, Coffeyville 27, OT Topeka Hayden 57, Circle 0 Mulvane 43, Maize South 13 Buhler 56, Holcomb 6 Abilene 49, Clay Center 25 Rose Hill 28, Holton 12 Andale 42, Clearwater 7 Ulysses 60, Pratt ...
NEW YORK (AP) - No KD vs. Kobe, no championship banner in Dallas. The original start date to the NBA season arrived Tuesday with progress still stalled in the negotiations to end the lockout. No further talks have been scheduled, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the plans have not been made public. Players and owners made progress on a number of issues ...
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony La Russa retired as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, three days after winning a dramatic, seven-game World Series against the Texas Rangers.
PITTSBURGH - Ben Roethlisberger passed for 365 yards and two touchdowns as the Pittsburgh Steelers finally found a way to beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 25-17 on Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Clemson and Kansas State tumbled in The Associated Press college football poll after losing for the first time this season, and the top five teams in the rankings held their ground heading into the showdown between No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama.
Class 6A District 1 SM Northwest 54, KC Wyandotte 20 Leavenworth 35, SM North 14 District 2 SM East 27, SM South 0 SM West 34, BV North 31 District 3 BV Northwest 41, BV West 17 Olathe South 36, Olathe East 18 District 4 Lawrence 20, Lawrence Free State 0 Olathe Northwest 56, Olathe North 28 District 5 Manhattan 28, Junction City 20 Topeka 54, Washburn Rural 53 District 6 Wichita Heights 49, Derby ...
If the Patriots are the NFL's team of the last decade, the Steelers are a close runner-up.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - It's no secret how the Kansas City Chiefs are winning these days. Even Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has noticed it.
MANHATTAN (AP) - Landry Jones and Ryan Broyles put Oklahoma's season back on track.
No. 3 Oklahoma State 59, Baylor 24 STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Joseph Randle set career highs by running for 152 yards and four touchdowns and Oklahoma State started a season with eight straight wins for only the second time in school history. The other time was in 1945, when the Cowboys finished the season 9-0, won the Sugar Bowl and were ranked fifth in the final poll. Brodrick Brown recovered two fumbles, and Daytawion Lowe ...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Freshmen tailbacks Malcolm Brown and Joe Bergeron combined for 255 yards rushing and four touchdowns as Texas ended a five-game home losing streak in the Big 12 with a 43-0 romp over Kansas on Saturday night.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Pushed to the brink, the St. Louis Cardinals saved themselves. A frantic rush to reach the postseason on the final day. A nifty pair of comebacks in the playoffs. Two desperate rallies in Game 6.
With the game of the year a week away, and No. 1 LSU and No. 2 Alabama taking the weekend off, the other national championship contenders will be jostling for position behind the SEC superpowers on Saturday.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - By the time David Freese stomped on home plate Game 6 had already been stamped among the greatest thrillers in baseball history.
Kansas coach Bill Self was looking at a magazine a few days ago, and several teams captured his attention. Like Iowa, Villanova, Xavier and Tennessee, for example.
ARLINGTON, Texas - The NFL played six games on Thanksgiving in 1920. The holiday tradition apparently didn't settle in until 1934, the year the Detroit Lions were born.
Normally a grudge match for AFC North supremacy, Thanksgiving night's visit by the Steelers to Baltimore doesn't carry quite such a lofty air this year.