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Coach K: No ‘plan of execution’ for NCAA basketball reforms

DURHAM, N.C. – Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski doesn’t believe the NCAA went far enough with its reforms when it comes to how the changes were coordinated. Speaking two days after the governing body...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Chris Taylor, Brian Dozier homer in ninth as Dodgers beat Rockies

DENVER – A well-pitched, crisp game by the starters suddenly turned into a late-inning slugfest. It became a race to see which bullpen would hold a lead first. Los Angeles prevailed on a night when...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sepp Kuss remains the man in yellow at Tour of Utah

Sepp Kuss wasn’t going to surrender the yellow jersey he worked so hard to obtain Wednesday. His team protected him well, and he was in the thick of a sprint finish Thursday at the Tour of Utah....

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

No sweat: Tiger Woods changes shirt and game to stay in mix at PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – What Tiger Woods really needed after two holes at the PGA Championship was a fresh start. A change of shirts helped do the trick. Too bad he couldn’t do something about those ugly...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Gary Woodland feels at home in Missouri, leads PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – Gary Woodland fell in love with Bellerive when he first played it a month ago. It’s a big golf course that would play into the hands of a power player. It would be soft from the...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Silverton lets discs fly with Kendall Mountain course

A 10-person crew installed baskets and leveled out tee pads July 28-29 to open a nine-hole disc golf course at the base of Kendall Mountain Ski Area in Silverton. Since it opened, the town’s first...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Sports

Stephen Curry shoots 1-over 71 in Web.com Tour event

HAYWARD, Calif. – Stephen Curry rallied with three birdies to shoot a 1-over 71 on Thursday in the first round of the Web.com Tour’s Ellie Mae Classic. Making his second appearance in the $600,000...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Jake Butt prepares for NFL debut with Broncos after sitting out 2017

ENGLEWOOD – The forgotten member of last year’s deep tight end class makes his NFL debut Saturday night, and Jake Butt is fired up to show he’s just as good as O.J. Howard, Evan Engram and David...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL Roundup: Jon Gruden returns to sideline for Raiders

“Chucky” is back on the sideline at the Coliseum. Jon Gruden makes his return for the Oakland Raiders when they host the Detroit Lions in their exhibition debut on Friday night. Gruden last coached...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Chris Archer gets win as Pirates take series from Rockies

DENVER – Adam Frazier had three hits and made a run-saving play in the field, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Wednesday. Chris Archer (4-5) was making his second start...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

5 of 6 quarterbacks in Broncos-Vikings matchup have Denver roots

ENGLEWOOD – The Vikings-Broncos exhibition Saturday night features more intrigue than the typical preseason opener. Denver quarterback Case Keenum gets to face his former teammates whom he helped...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bakey Mayfield debuts, Andrew Luck returns as NFL preseason gets in gear

Welcome to the NFL, Baker Mayfield. And welcome back to the league, Andrew Luck. While the opening preseason game for most teams carries little intrigue as players from the back end of the roster...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports