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After its stunning start, 2nd-place Southampton faces testing month in English Premier League


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

Widely tipped as a possible relegation contender following its summer of upheaval, Southampton has stunned English football by winning eight of its first 12 games to sit in second place in the Premier League and split the country's established powers.

Rivalry week: Iron Bowl, Egg Bowl have huge stakes in SEC West, national picture


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

Some things to watch in the final weekend of the Southeastern Conference regular season: GAME OF THE WEEK: No.

Virginia-Virginia Tech, 4 ACC-SEC matchups highlight final week of regular season


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 14 of the season: GAME OF THE WEEK: Virginia at Virginia Tech.

Avila has 21, Gillon 20 and Colorado State knocks off Missouri State 76-61


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

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Nebraska coach Tim Miles relishes the hard work of building program, but has fun doing it


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

It's too early to know what Nebraska will do for an encore after last season's late surge carried the Cornhuskers to the NCAA tournament.

Rory McIlroy (69), Adam Scott (74) have vastly contrasting starts at Australian Open


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.

Bo Pelini, Nebraska brace for regular-season finale against Iowa


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

For most of the country, the Nebraska-Iowa game Friday will be little more than a holiday diversion.

Michigan stands in the way of rival Ohio State's quest to reach college football playoff


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

A look at what to watch for in the Big Ten this weekend: GAME OF THE WEEK: Seventh-ranked Ohio State strives to keep alive its bid to reach the College Football Playoff in a matchup against Michigan.

Colts' defense putting in extra time to learn nuances of Redskins' new starting quarterback


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson and cornerback Darius Butler started this week preparing to face Robert Griffin III.

Michigan slow to progress on offense in first season under coordinator Doug Nussmeier


Posted on Thursday November 27, 2014

Doug Nussmeier's offense has fallen well short of expectations at Michigan.