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Loyola's Sister Jean celebrates 99th birthday

CHICAGO (AP) - Sister Jean is celebrating her 99th birthday months after gaining national attention as chaplain of the Loyola-Chicago basketball team that reached the NCAA Final Four. The university held a campus party with students and school staffers Tuesday…

Titans agree to extension with receiver Matthews

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have agreed to a contract extension with wide receiver Rishard Matthews through 2019. The Titans announced the deal Tuesday. Matthews signed with Tennessee in March 2016 after spending the first four seasons of…

Murray State releases 2018-19 hoops schedule

Coming off a championship season where Murray State won both the Ohio Valley Conference regular season and tournament titles, the Racers are back in 2018-19 with a challenging campaign. “We are excited to announce our 2018-19 schedule, featuring 16 home…

Louisville puts assistant on leave after DUI arrest

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville has placed tight ends coach Chris Klenakis on administrative leave following his arrest on driving under the influence and other charges. Shelby County sheriff's deputies responded to calls early Sunday about a driver swerving on…

Union City #1 in TSSAA 2A poll

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through August 20,…

Titans place Reed on IR, agree to terms with Kalu

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans' secondary has taken another hit with cornerback Kalen Reed becoming their third defensive back to get placed on injured reserve this preseason. Reed joins safety Jonathan Cyprien and cornerback Tye Smith. Cyprien, who…

Louisville's Little likely out for season with knee injury

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville says that redshirt sophomore Tobias Little will probably miss the 2018 season after injuring his knee. A brief release from the school Monday stated that Little was hurt in practice but did not specify which…

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25

Alabama will begin its quest for a second consecutive national championship with a rare feat. The Crimson Tide is just the second team to be ranked No. 1 in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll for three straight seasons.…

Chacin pitches 6 scoreless, Brewers beat Cardinals 2-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Mike Moustakas hit a two-run double, Jhoulys Chacin beat St. Louis for the first time in his career and the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Cardinals 2-1 on Sunday. Milwaukee (69-57) snapped a three-game losing streak and…

Frazier homers as Pirates top Cubs 2-1 in 11 innings

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Adam Frazier hit a game-ending homer in the 11th inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series. Josh Harrison grounded out and Adeiny Hechavarria struck out…

Winston throws 2 TDs as Tampa Bay beats Titans 30-14

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jameis Winston gave the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a potent reminder of what they will miss when the quarterback sits out his three-game suspension to start the regular season. Winston threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns…

Musgrove frustrates Cubs, Pirates win 3-1 to end skid at 5

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Joe Musgrove cruised through seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night. Musgrove (5-7) allowed one run on five hits with seven strikeouts.…

Cardinals down Brewers 7-2, move into 2nd wild-card spot

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Marcell Ozuna homered and Miles Mikolas tossed six effective innings to push the St. Louis Cardinals into the second wild-card spot in the NL with a 7-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. St.…

#1 Player of Gridiron Glory: Trel Riley

Local high school football coaches voted Caldwell County's Trel Riley the #1 Player of Gridiron Glory in 2018. Here’s what some of those coaches said about him:…

8/17 Gridiron Glory

Below is a list of reported high school football scores from Week 1 of the high school football season. KENTUCKY Trigg County 34, Monroe County 20 - FINAL South Warren 49, Hopkinsville 17- FINAL Christian County 11, Caldwell County 6…

8/16 High School Scores

Below is a list of reported high school scores from Thursday, August 16th. Boys soccer: Calloway County 4, McCracken County 1 Graves County 8, St. Mary 1 Hopkinsville 5, Murray 1…

Harper drives in 3, Nationals beat Cardinals 5-4

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Bryce Harper had three hits and drove in three runs, and a beleaguered bullpen held on as the Washington Nationals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday…

NASCAR driver Kahne retiring after 15 Cup seasons

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne says he is retiring from full-time racing. The 38-year-old Kahne announced his intentions Thursday on Twitter, saying "I'm not sure what the future holds for me, but I'm at ease with the…

Cubs' RHP Darvish scheduled for rehab start Sunday

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish will begin a rehab assignment Sunday with a minor league team to be determined. Signed to a $126-million, six-year contract as a free agent in February, Darvish last pitched for the Cubs…

Cardinals' Matt Carpenter hit by pitch, leaves game

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis infielder Matt Carpenter left the Cardinals' game Wednesday night against the Washington Nationals after being hit on the hand by a pitch from Matt Grace in the bottom of the seventh inning. Carpenter was…

Rizzo leads Cubs past Brewers 8-4

CHICAGO (AP) - Anthony Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and the Chicago Cubs restored their three-game lead in the NL Central by topping the Milwaukee Brewers 8-4 on…