News archive from 29 September 2013

Combating rising seas

Calling all hydrologists and civil engineers — South Florida's got jobs for you as it seeks to fend off rising sea levels from climate change over the next one hundred years. That's one of the main messages that emerged from a recent...



Northwestern (Minn.) 27, Crown (Minn.) 14


Gardiner takes lead at after Hadley trips

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Scott Gardiner of Australia had a 5-under 65 and wound up with the lead Saturday in the Tour Championship when Chesson Hadley stumbled at the end. Gardiner has played well enough in this four-tournament series that...


Statesville Police among agencies receiving federal grants

WASHINGTON The Statesville Police Department was among six agencies in North Carolina getting a federal grant to help install school safety officers. In an attempt to keep schoolchildren safer, the U.S. Department of Justice on Friday said it was...


Bowling Green over Akron at home, 31-14

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- Travis Greene rushed for 142 yards and one touchdown, leading an explosive Bowling Green offense to a 31-14 victory over Akron in a Mid-American Conference game on Saturday. Greene had 24 carries for the day and leads the...

East Carolina rolls past North Carolina 55-31

East Carolina rolls past North Carolina 55-31

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Shane Carden had all day to throw downfield while Vintavious Cooper kept tearing through the defense for big gains. By the time it was over, East Carolina had romped to a surprisingly one-sided win against an instate rival that's...

Yankees closer Rivera won't pitch again

Yankees closer Rivera won't pitch again

HOUSTON -- Mariano Rivera says he won't pitch again before retiring on Sunday. When asked if he'd pitch in either of the two games the New York Yankees have remaining against the Houston Astros, the 43-year-old closer said: "I'm done guys, I'm...

Boyd leads Clemson to 56-7 win over Wake Forest

Boyd leads Clemson to 56-7 win over Wake Forest

CLEMSON, S.C. -- Tajh Boyd became the second Atlantic Coast Conference quarterback to account for 100 career touchdowns and got No. 3 Clemson's offense back on track in a 56-7 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday. Boyd threw for three touchdowns and...

Navy loses Reynolds, then game 19-7 to W Kentucky

Navy loses Reynolds, then game 19-7 to W Kentucky

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Keenan Reynolds is Navy's best offensive option as well as the Midshipmen's starting quarterback. Losing the dual-threat sophomore to a head injury in the first half proved just too much to overcome. Navy managed only 65 yards...

Ron the Greek takes Jockey Club Gold Cup

Ron the Greek takes Jockey Club Gold Cup

NEW YORK -- Ron the Greek pulled a 21-1 upset on Saturday in the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational at Belmont Park. Shooting through a huge opening on the rail at the top of stretch, Ron the Greek sprinted away from Belmont Stakes winner...


In future, will Lions' Stafford make front-office move?

Shaquille O'Neal became the latest athlete to parlay his riches into partial ownership of a professional sports team, buying a minority stake in the Sacramento Kings last week. Though he may eventually earn enough money to follow in O'Neal's...


College Football Saturday: Recaps, photos, opinion, stats, more

Scoreboard/Blog/TV GuideSaturday's college football on TV and radio Get all the scores and statistics here Get all the inside info on our colleges blog Staff predictions   TCU 48, SMU 17TCU runs away from SMU in 2nd half, wins Iron Skillet Five...

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