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College Football Picks: Bragging rights, trophies, titles

Bragging rights, trophies, division titles and playoff chances. They are all on the line this week in the last full slate of the season, a...

Thanksgiving debut for Rivers also big for Chargers, Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Philip Rivers looks forward to his Thanksgiving debut in his 14th season. The six-time Pro Bowl quarterback is also pretty fired...

No. 5 Villanova beats Western Kentucky 66-58 in the Bahamas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Fifth-ranked Villanova failed to speed up Western Kentucky's controlled tempo and struggled to make shots through the first half...

Nuggets could lose All-Star Paul Millsap for 3 months

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets say they're exploring options to repair All-Star Paul Millsap's torn ligament in his left wrist amid concerns he'll...

Barcelona, Chelsea advance to Champions League last 16

Chelsea advanced to the knockout stage of the Champions League with a game to spare after beating 10-man Qarabag 4-0 on Wednesday, securing manager...

Madrid defender Carvajal faces 2-game ban for seeking yellow

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal is facing an additional two-match Champions League ban for deliberately getting a yellow card in...

Goffin looking to cap terrific end of season with Davis Cup

PARIS (AP) — David Goffin will soon find out if his self-confidence can help him get over fatigue. Following victories over Rafael Nadal and Roger...

Indian police probe Maria Sharapova housing fraud case

NEW DELHI (AP) — Maria Sharapova is being investigated by police in India in a cheating and criminal conspiracy case involving a real estate...

Miami gets bump to No. 2 behind Alabama in playoff rankings

Miami made a small but potentially significant move up to No. 2 behind Alabama in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday night, with...

Lewis, Urlacher, Moss, Seymour among hall semifinalists

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — First-year eligibles Ray Lewis and Randy Moss are among 27 semifinalists for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The...

No. 6 Wichita State beats Marquette 80-66 in Maui semis

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Wichita State has multiple players who can score in many ways, its lineup filled with almost interchangeable parts. What sets...

Hot shooting leads No. 3 Kansas past Texas Southern, 114-71

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas shot the ball from 3-point range better than it ever has in its illustrious history. Once the Jayhawks found their...

Braves stripped of 13 prospects, Coppolella banned for life

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves lost 13 prospects and former general manager John Coppolella was banned for life by Major League Baseball on Tuesday...

AP source: MLB, Japanese, union reach posting deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball, its players' union and the Japanese commissioner's office agreed Tuesday to a new posting system that could...

Real Madrid, Besiktas advance in Champions League

Defending champion Real Madrid advanced again to the Champions League knockout stages after beating APOEL 6-0 and Tottenham piled the misery on Borussia Dortmund...

Toronto and Columbus play 0-0 tie to start conference final

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Neither Toronto FC nor the Columbus Crew was unhappy with the 0-0 draw in the first leg of the MLS...

Ko endures 1st season without winning on the LPGA Tour

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko blasted out from in front of the steep edge of a bunker and raised her arms playfully when...

Column: Lexi Thompson misses out on year of LPGA dominance

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Lexi Thompson doesn't have two long months to ponder how her season ended. She gets two weeks. Thompson will be the lone...