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9/25 KHSAA football polls

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: Class 1A Rank-School     FPV      Rcd      TP        Pvs Paintsville (8)        5-1        140       1 Beechwood (6)        4-1       …

9/25 TSSAA football polls

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through…

Tennessee's Jones criticizes media coverage of his program

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Butch Jones has some complaints with the media coverage of his program and made sure to express them during his Monday press conference. Jones was asked whether a teammate caused the injury that prevented…

Isaiah Canaan signs deal with Oklahoma City Thunder

Former Murray State Racer Isaiah Canaan has signed a non-guaranteed deal with the Thunder, according to sources. Canaan has been searching for a team all summer after being waived by the Bulls at the end of June. Canaan played in 39 games…

Titans score 21 straight points in 3rd, beat Seahawks 33-27

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Marcus Mariota threw for 225 yards and two touchdowns, and the Tennessee Titans scored 21 straight points in rallying to beat the Seattle Seahawks 33-27 Sunday. Pro Bowl running back DeMarco Murray rushed for 115 yards,…

Kyle Busch gets NASCAR playoff win in New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - Kyle Busch earned a berth in the second round of NASCAR's playoffs with a dominant victory Sunday at New Hampshire Motorspeedway. Busch slipped through smoke from a multi-car crash on the backstretch that knocked out Martin…

Schauffele wins Tour Championship, Thomas takes FedEx Cup

ATLANTA (AP) - Xander Schauffele ended his rookie season by winning the Tour Championship. Justin Thomas ended the best season with the FedEx Cup. Schauffele, a 23-year-old worried about keeping his PGA Tour card just over three months ago, swirled…

Cardinals stumble again with 4-1 loss to Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals stumbled against the Pirates for the second straight day, allowing home runs to Starling Marte and rookie Jordan Luplow in a stinging 4-1 loss to Pittsburgh on Sunday. St. Louis began the day…

Howard's 19-yard TD in OT leads Bears over Steelers 23-17

CHICAGO (AP) - Jordan Howard scored on a 19-yard run in overtime to lead the Chicago Bears to a 23-17 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Howard's winning score came two plays after Tarik Cohen broke off what appeared…

No. 20 Florida rallies past Kentucky 28-27 to extend streak

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Freddie Swain caught a 5-yard touchdown pass from backup quarterback Luke Del Rio with 43 seconds remaining to cap No. 20 Florida's rally from a 13-point, fourth-quarter deficit that beat Kentucky 28-27 on Saturday night. The…

Gilkey, Hollins lead E. Illinois to win over SE Missouri St.

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Scotty Gilkey threw two touchdown passes to Alexander Hollins and ran for another score to help Eastern Illinois beat Southeast Missouri State 19-16 Saturday night in the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both teams. Gilkey completed…

Lynn struggles in Cardinals' 11-6 loss to Pirates

Sep 5, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen (22) and second baseman Josh Harrison (5) dance in front of St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina (4) following a two run home run…

Galloway with 2 TDs, UT Martin downs Tennessee State 31-16

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Ladarius Galloway ran for two touchdowns and UT Martin downed Tennessee State 31-16 in an Ohio Valley Conference opener on Saturday. Galloway finished with 90 yards on 25 carries for the Skyhawks (3-1, 1-0). Troy Cook…

Pass rush helps sluggish Tennessee outlast UMass 17-13

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - John Kelly rushed for 101 yards with a touchdown and Tennessee's defense recorded seven sacks on Saturday as the Volunteers staggered to a 17-13 victory over 27 ½-point underdog Massachusetts. Tennessee (3-1) was trying to bounce…

Cubs take control in NL Central with 5-4 win over Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Pinch-hitter Tommy La Stella drew a bases-loaded walk off All-Star closer Corey Knebel with one out in the 10th inning, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Friday night to tighten their grip on…

Cardinals rally past Pirates in 9th for 4-3 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Randal Grichuk scored after an error by Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer, capping a frantic ninth-rally that lifted the surging St. Louis Cardinals over Pittsburgh 4-3 on Friday night. The playoff-chasing Cardinals won their fourth straight, despite trailing…

Murray limited at Titans' practice, questionable vs Seattle

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Pro Bowl running back DeMarco Murray returned to practice, but his status for Sunday's game against Seattle remains undecided because of a hamstring injury. Murray was listed as questionable after being limited on Friday. He…

9/22 Gridiron Glory

Below is a list of reported scores from week six of the high school football season.…