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3 tied for lead at rain-delayed LPGA event in Indianapolis
Jin Young Ko moved into a three-way tie for the lead after shooting a 6-under 66 in the rain-delayed completion of the second round at the Indy Women in Tech Championship. About half the field returned to the course Saturday morning to finish the round. Ko joined Lizette Salas and Sung Hyun Park at 13 under for the tournament. Four players, including Americans Danielle Kang and Angel Yin, are two shots behind.
Chiefs CB Nelson suffered concussion vs. Falcons
Kansas City Chiefs corner back Steven Nelson is being treated for a concussion after taking a knee to the head vs. the Atlanta Falcons on Friday. On a first-quarter play at the goal line, Nelson was injured when Falcons tight end Austin Hooper tried to hurdle the corner back and inadvertently kneed him in the head. Nelson left the game for evaluation and did not return.
LeBron James Jr.'s summer 'Rewind Package'
LeBron James Jr hasn't even yet entered his first day of high school, and he's already drawing thousands to his basketball games. If this summer highlight reel from Mars Reel is any indication, the eldest son of King James is going to be one of the most celebrated players on the high school circuit when he officially becomes eligible. Bronny is reportedly enrolling at Santa Monica, Calif.'s Crossroads School; under CIF rules, the rising eighth grader won't be eligible to play varsity.
Artists Explore a New Canvas: Tennis Courts
This year, a few artists have disrupted this orderliness in five cities: Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago, Cincinnati and New York. In Brooklyn, courts in Highland Park reopened on Saturday filled with blistering comic-book lettering reminiscent of Roy Lichtenstein. Image Image This project, Art Courts, was spearheaded by the United States Tennis Association as part of a 50th anniversary celebration of the US Open. Image Image Image Working with the actual canvas, however, turned out to be a challenge of another magnitude.
Kenedy misses penalty as Newcastle and Cardiff draw 0-0
Newcastle United's Jamaal Lascelles, centre left, and Cardiff City's Kenneth Zohore during their English Premier League soccer match at the Cardiff City Stadium, Wales, Saturday Aug 18, 2018. CARDIFF, Wales (AP) - Brazilian Kenedy missed a last-minute penalty as 10-man Newcastle wasted the chance to beat Cardiff on Saturday, both teams picking up their first point of the Premier League season following a goalless draw.
Mourinho says Man City 'disrespectful' in documentary
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggested Premier League rival Manchester City was disrespectful and lacking class in a behind-the-scenes documentary that was released this week. Amazon's eight-part documentary of City's title-winning year in the Premier League last season gave a TV crew almost unlimited access to players and managerial staff, offering insight into Pep Guardiola's locker room. You don't need to be disrespectful to have a fantastic movie, Mourinho said.
Report: Tests show Foles' shoulder injury is minor
Philadelphia quarterback Nick Foles a shoulder injury suffered Thursday is minor and won't require a prolonged recovery, according to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport. Foles was diagnosed with a strained right shoulder in the Eagles' 37-20 preseason loss at the New England Patriots. Source said after tests that's he's ok. Don't expect any prolonged recovery, tweeted Rapoport. The injury occurred in the second quarter when Foles was hit by Patriots defensive end Adrian Clayborn.
No. 25 Centennial blasts No. 8 Chandler behind monster game from Gary Bryant Jr.
Bryant had nine catches for 264 yards and three scores in No 25 Centennial's 35-13 win over No 8 Chandler (Ariz.). All three of Bryant's scores were over 50 yards, with the longest covering 70 yards. The goal is to get me into space and see what I can do, Bryant told the Press-Enterprise. The Huskies jumped out to a 21-0 lead and never looked back thanks to a stellar defensive performance. Quarterback Jacob Conover, a BYU commit, managed just 133 yards through the air.
Nebraska scrimmage ends with touching TD for senior with cerebral palsy
A Nebraska football scrimmage ended with the most meaningful touchdown that will be scored by either team all season. The Grand Island Northwest football team held a Friday scrimmage, and when the contest was concluding, a special running back made a cameo appearance. Senior Jared Fredericks and his para, Bryce Harrington, trotted on to the field and took up a position in the backfield.
Hawaiian LLWS slugger Aukai Kea channels Bryce Harper with walk-off bat flip
When a game scheduled for six innings enters the bottom of the 11th scoreless, it's understandable that the winning run would generate some excitement. When it comes on a walk-off home run, well, then you get this: That's Hawaiian slugger Aukia Kea, who blasted a game-winning four-bagger against the Southeast champions late Friday night, handing Hawaii a 2-0 victory.
Nevada football game interrupted by sprinklers
It's been hot in Nevada, but not that hot. In the middle of a season-opener between Green Valley and Moupa Valley, the sprinklers turned on, spraying both teams on the field and even some of the sidelines. The game, which was played at Green Valley, was briefly halted while the sprinklers were turned off. The temporary delay didn't derail Green Valley's momentum either, with the Gators rolling to a 34-20 victory on the back of a big second quarter.
Super 25 No. 5 Grayson returns to action after boycott of practice conditions
One of the top five teams in the USA TODAY Super 25 has returned to practice after a brief walk out protest of practice conditions, with their protest aimed at their coach. RELATED: USA TODAY Super 25 football rankings. Grayson (Ga.) coach Christian Hunnicutt was allegedly holding full contact practice with players wearing shorts, conditions that concerned the players and inspired their protest. He's a tough coach, but he's a fair coach, Grayson football Lorriane Lindsey told WSB.
Marshall returns most starters but must replace Litton at QB
Marshall enters the 2018 season with nine starters returning on each side of the ball, and Holliday says his team's depth is the best in his nine seasons as coach. The shock of Chase Litton's departure for the NFL draft has transferred into uncertainty at quarterback for Marshall entering the 2018 season. Litton, a three-year starter, threw for a career-high 3,115 yards and 25 touchdowns last season, then surprisingly opted to skip his senior season and went undrafted.
NASCAR Cup Series at Bristol Night Race 2018: Start time, lineup, TV, more
It's NASCAR race day in Bristol, Tenn., and we've got some essential information you need to get ready for Saturday night's Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. LAST TIME: Kyle Busch has won the past two Cup Series races at the track and seven overall, most among active drivers. On year ago, Busch completd a sweep of the Trucks, Xfinity and Cup races at Bristol in August.
Inside the Ring of Underground Wrestling
The outlet is being in the ring and being able to express the superhero inside you. Image Image Image Troy Thompson, the 26-year-old co-founder of Five Borough Wrestling, described his selection process for booking wrestlers. He knows that a tryout with World Wrestling Entertainment could advance his career, but the sport has already elevated him emotionally. Image There were only men on the bill at the Five Boroughs event, though the underground wrestling scene includes a small but growing number of women performers.
Japan value China rivalry with Tokyo target in mind
Japan topped the medal standings in the first Asian Games in 1951 and continued their dominance until the 1982 New Delhi Games where China took over as the new leaders. If China and Japan perform at a high level, it will help bring up the Asian total sporting performance. In other sports as well, if China and Japan compete at a really high level, our athletes can learn a lot from the competition.
Memphis believes it can still win without Ferguson, Miller
Memphis must replace the dynamic passing combination that helped the Tigers produce one of their best seasons ever last year. The Tigers believe they have enough firepower to contend for the American Athletic Conference title even without departed quarterback Riley Ferguson and receiver Anthony Miller. Memphis went 10-3 last season, tied a school record for wins and ended the year ranked 25th. The Tigers got a break when Norvell didn't parlay Memphis' success last year into an opportunity at a bigger program.
ECU looks for turnaround after consecutive 3-9 finishes
His Pirates are coming off a second straight 3-9 finish and are picked to finish last in their division. Off the field, it couldn't hurt to impress a temporary boss who is sticking around long enough to judge the entire regular season. Plus, ECU is spending $60 million on a project to add suites and luxury seats at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, and could use some on-field success to fill them up.
New faces, same expectations for Southern Mississippi
- Southern Mississippi faces the daunting task of replacing its star running back, top two receivers and multiple talented defensive players. Abraham threw for nearly 3,000 yards last year at Northwest Mississippi Community College before transferring to Southern Miss. Southern Miss hopes that seniors Tez Parks and George Payne can help fill the void at running back after Ito Smith left for the NFL.
Horse racing: Winx beats Black Caviar's record with 26th straight win
Australian champion thoroughbred Winx claimed a Group 1 race named in her honor at Royal Randwick on Saturday to notch a national record 26th successive win and overhaul the great Black Caviar. Hailed as the world's top sprinter, Winx moved past Black Caviar's record streak of 25 wins while extending her national record to 19 Group 1 victories. (I'm) just looking for signs of her losing her dominance, Waller said on Saturday, the same day Black Caviar turned 12.

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