The No. 5 Maryland women (21-2, 10-1 Big Ten) won at home against No.
The bid by Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa of Bahrain to succeed Sepp Blatter as the president of FIFA received a big lift when the Confederation of African Football, meeting in Kigali, Rwanda, urged its 54 member countries to vote for him.
Gunmen disguised as police officers opened fire on fans at a boxing weigh-in at a hotel in Dublin, killing one man and wounding two others.
Though they tumbled to the Grizzlies, the Knicks’ plucky display without Anthony was encouraging.
Blue Devils Coach Mike Krzyzewski took ill after a team meal and was advised by doctors to sit out a game at Georgia Tech.
The widow of the man who made the tapes said her husband had recorded many programs to test the refurbished machines.
Commissioner Roger Goodell gave one of his most earnest endorsements of the safety of the game at a news conference.
Olympic and sports federation officials have reacted to the Zika virus threat at the Rio Games in such an unhurried way that some view it as tone deafness.
Presidents and those who aspire to the job have a long history of using their sports participation to enhance their political images.
Mirra was found dead at age 41 with what the police said was an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Richard Gasquet of France, the defending champion, defeated Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus, 6-4, 6-4, to reach the semifinals of the Open Sud de France in Montpellier.
Juan Duran, an outfield prospect for the Cincinnati Reds, has been suspended for the first 80 games of the season after testing positive for three performance-enhancing substances.
The Nets had their best offensive performance of the season on Friday, beating the Sacramento Kings, 128-119, at Barclays Center.
Manziel, facing a criminal investigation after allegations that he hit his former girlfriend last weekend, is expected to be released by the Cleveland Browns next month.
A federal judge ruled that new bylaws meant to protect the long-established Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association are enforceable.
After a shaky start, Yale settled into its typical, pounding formula, wearing down Columbia and inching closer to their first N.C.A.A.
Haden, a former Trojans quarterback, helped stabilize Southern California’s football program after N.C.A.A.
The industry has declined to the point that some experts wonder if it can survive in its current form and outlast the lack of regulation that fueled its growth.
P. A. Parenteau scored in a shootout, capping a comeback by Toronto in its coach’s 1,000th N.H.L.
Kévin Gameiro scored twice to help Sevilla beat Celta Vigo, 4-0.
The former Giants and Jets star Plaxico Burress has five years to repay New Jersey $56,000 in back taxes and restitution.
The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6-3, for their eighth consecutive home win.
Thanks to its rabid, and presumably well-caffeinated, fan base, the small company in upstate New York won a 30-second advertisement spot during the game Sunday.
Dylan McIlrath, a 6-foot-5 defenseman with flying fists and a heavy shot, is learning about the N.H.L.
Lydia Ko putted on one green and played six holes before ending a long Friday in the same place she started: with a share of the lead in the Coates Golf Championship in Ocala, Fla.
DeBartolo, the former owner of the San Francisco 49ers, built one of the N.F.L.’s greatest dynasties.
Warren Moon is using his experience in fighting racial bias to counsel young quarterbacks like Cam Newton.
Louisville announced a postseason ban for its men’s basketball team amid investigations into an escort’s allegation that she purchased strippers and prostitutes for some recruits and their fathers.
The town has 1,600 living residents and about 1.5 million dead ones — many of whom, like the 49ers, left San Francisco for greener pastures to the south.
San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili will be sidelined for at least a month after having testicular surgery.