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Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Mike Brey called a timeout early in the second half after Wichita State took its first lead of the night. Whatever was said in the huddle apparently provided a spark, as Notre Dame took over and rolled to an 81-70 win that ended its long Elite...
(San Jose, CA) -- "Macho Man" Randy Savage earned his status as not only one of the greatest wrestlers of all-time, but as a pop culture icon of the 1980s and 90s as well. Whether it was his colorful bandanas, oversized sunglasses or his distinct gravelly voiced interviews,...
(Port Charlotte, FL) -- Major League Baseball will be closely monitoring Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez as he returns from suspension this season. Attending Thursday's Yankees-Rays game in Port Charlotte Thursday, new commissioner Rob Manfred said "Let me be clear about this. A-...
Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Francisco 49ers waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin on Thursday. The 49ers acquired Martin in a trade with the Miami Dolphins on March 11, 2014. He appeared in 15 games (nine starts) for the 49ers last season. Martin walked away...
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Former NBA star Mark Price has been named the next men's basketball coach at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Price replaces Alan Major, who parted ways with the program on March 15. "I'm extremely excited about joining the...
(Indianapolis, IN) -- The NCAA is expressing concern over an Indiana law that could allow businesses to discriminate against gays. Governor Mike Pence has signed into law a bill that would prohibit state and local laws that "substantially burden" the ability of people,...
(Undated) -- New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick is unhappy the NFL won't pony up to put fixed cameras in the end zone. ESPN's Adam Schefter sites a source as saying Belichick used choice language to voice his displeasure over the league's decision not to spend the...
(Undated) -- Late North Carolina men's basketball coach Dean Smith is still giving back to his players. Every letter winner who played for Smith during his 36 years as head coach is receiving a 200-dollar check as directed by the trust in his will. The trustee tells ESPN.com...
Huntersville, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Gibbs Racing revealed on Wednesday that J.D. Gibbs, the team's president, is starting treatment for symptoms impacting areas of brain function, including speech and processing issues. Gibbs is the 46-year-old son of JGR team owner Joe...