NIT Season Tip-Off Moves Across River To Barclays Center

NEW YORK (AP) — After being played at Madison Square Garden for 30 years, the NIT Season Tip-Off will move across the East River to Barclays Center in Brooklyn starting with the 2015 edition. The semifinals will feature Arkansas meeting Georgia Tech and Stanford facing Villanova...

NIT Season Tip-Off Moves Across River To Barclays Center

NEW YORK (AP) — After being played at Madison Square Garden for 30 years, the NIT Season Tip-Off will move across the East River to Barclays Center in Brooklyn starting with the 2015 edition. The semifinals will feature Arkansas meeting Georgia Tech and Stanford facing Villanova...

Guerra Returned To Pirates, Placed On DL

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pirates announced Friday that Major League Baseball has voided the Cleveland Indians’ waiver claim of right-handed reliever Deolis Guerra because of injury and Pittsburgh placed him on the 15-day disabled with left knee inflammation. Guerra appeared in...

Steelers Rookie Bud Dupree Set For Hall Of Fame Game

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree can’t wait for the opportunity to sack an opposing quarterback. The team’s first-round pick hasn’t yet been able to fully unleash through two weeks of training camp practices. Dupree will...

Pryor Returns To Ohio State As Browns Scrimmage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Terrelle Pryor has returned to where his college roots rotted. The former Ohio State quarterback, attempting to make Cleveland’s roster as a wide receiver, is back inside Ohio Stadium for the first time since he left the school amid a...

Titans Agree To Terms With Fullback Zach Boren

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with fullback Zach Boren and have waived injured fullback Connor Neighbors. Boren signed with the San Diego Chargers in 2014 and was waived after training camp that year. He spent part of the 2013 season on the...

Patrol Probes If Prescriptions Involved In Van-train Crash

CINCINNATI (AP) — Investigators probing a van-train crash that killed an adult passenger and injured 9 children and the van’s driver are looking into whether prescription drugs may have played a role in the southwest Ohio crash. The State Highway Patrol crash report says...

Patrol Probes If Prescriptions Involved In Van-train Crash

CINCINNATI (AP) — Investigators probing a van-train crash that killed an adult passenger and injured 9 children and the van’s driver are looking into whether prescription drugs may have played a role in the southwest Ohio crash. The State Highway Patrol crash report says...

McIlroy, If He Plays, Grouped With Major Champions At PGA

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy joins the marquee group of this year’s major champions in the opening rounds of the PGA Championship. That’s assuming McIlroy plays next week at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin. McIlroy has been out since the U.S. Open with an ankle...

McIlroy, If He Plays, Grouped With Major Champions At PGA

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy joins the marquee group of this year’s major champions in the opening rounds of the PGA Championship. That’s assuming McIlroy plays next week at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin. McIlroy has been out since the U.S. Open with an ankle...