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Notre Dame eyes history, shot at upsetting No. 1 Kentucky

Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey answers questions during a news conference at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland. Notre Dame plays unbeaten Kentucky a regional final on Saturday, with the winner advancing to the Final Four. (AP Photo/Tony...
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Column: Is Kentucky the greatest college team ever? Might be

Kentucky’s Andrew Harrison is congratulated by Willie Cauley-Stein (15) during the second half of a college basketball game against West Virginia in the NCAA men’s tournament regional semifinals, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)...
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Notre Dame eyes history with shot at beating Kentucky

Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey answers questions during a news conference at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland. Notre Dame plays unbeaten Kentucky a regional final on Saturday, with the winner advancing to the Final Four. (AP Photo/Tony...
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Durant to have another surgery, miss rest of season

Injured Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant, left, pumps his fist at teammates Enes Kanter, center, and Steven Adams, right, cheer in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Oklahoma City, Sunday, March 8, 2015. Oklahoma City won...

St. John’s basketball coach Steve Lavin out after 5 seasons

NEW YORK (AP) — St. John’s has split with basketball coach Steve Lavin after five seasons. The school announced Friday it has “mutually agreed to part ways” with Lavin. He had one year left on his contract. The Red Storm lost in the first round of the...
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Tennessee fires men’s basketball coach Donnie Tyndall

Tennessee head coach Donnie Tyndall calls a play against Arkansas during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinal round of the Southeastern Conference tournament, Friday, March 13, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) Tennessee head...

David Ortiz defends his reputation in column

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz says he “never knowingly took any steroids” and he’s definitely a Hall of Famer. The remarks by the 39-year-old designated hitter come in a column Thursday for The Players’ Tribune, a website founded by Derek Jeter that...
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Bo knows when not to change a thing; can Irish slay Goliath?

Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan reacts during the first half of a college basketball regional semifinal against North Carolina in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan reacts during the first half of a...

LEADING OFF: Harvey back on hill, pink eye back with Brewers

New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey (33) works in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the New York Yankees, Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey (33) works in...