- Real Madrid slams Platini over Ballon d'Or
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 10:17 AM
Real Madrid says UEFA President Michel Platini should not make public his personal views about who should be given the Ballon d'Or award. In a statement released Friday, the club says it is surprised by "repeated comments regarding his personal preferences" over the choice of the winner of the award given annually to the player regarded as the world's best. Platini on Wednesday told reporters that in a World Cup year the Ballon d'Or should "go to a world champion.
- Egg Bowl stakes high for Ole Miss, Mississippi St
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 08:49 AM
For a few weeks in October, Mississippi State and Mississippi stood among college football's elite with undefeated records, star quarterbacks and rare relevance on the national stage. Not anymore. While the Bulldogs' dream season remains largely intact, the Rebels have fallen by the wayside — undone by a series of injuries and missed opportunities.
- Wolff promoted to test driver at F1 team Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 05:36 AM
Susie Wolff has been promoted to official test driver for Williams for the 2015 Formula One season, increasing her chances of becoming the first female racer on the grid since 1976.
- Gophers, Badgers meet for axe, Big Ten West title
Associated Press, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 03:37 AM
For once, elusive running back Melvin Gordon got stuck in a crowd on the field.
- Lions begin crucial homestand with win over Bears
Associated Press, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 03:28 AM
The Detroit Lions began the homestand that could make or break their season with the type of offensive performance their fans have been waiting for.
- Huskies beat Spartans 78-56 in Wooden opener
NBC News, Friday - 11/28/2014 - 01:22 AM
Donaven Dorsey scored 17 points and Robert Upshaw tied his own school record with seven blocked shots, powering Washington to a 78-56 rout of San Jose State on Thursday night in the opening round of the Wooden Legacy tournament.
- Badgers rally, top Georgetown 68-65 in Bahamas
Associated Press, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 05:50 PM
Sam Dekker scored 17 points, Nigel Hayes' acrobatic tip-in with 20 seconds left capped his 15-point day, and No. 2 Wisconsin needed to rally in the second half to beat Georgetown 68-65 on Thursday in the Battle 4 Atlantis semifinals.
- Ellis helps No. 11 Kansas beat Rhode Island
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 05:48 PM
Perry Ellis scored 17 points and No.
- No. 22 Syracuse women defeat East Carolina 69-58
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 05:08 PM
Alexis Peterson scored 19 points, matching her career high, as No.
- Chattanooga rallies to beat Coastal Carolina 78-67
NBC News, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 05:08 PM
Ronrico White scored 21 points - 18 of which came in the second half - and Casey Jones added 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead Chattanooga past Coastal Carolina 78-67 in the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis' mainland bracket on Thursday.
- Landre suspended for 7 matches for violent tackle
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 04:54 PM
Lens defender Loick Landre has been suspended for seven matches by the French league for a violent tackle on Lorient midfielder Valentin Lavigne at the weekend. The league's disciplinary commission announced the decision on Thursday following a meeting. Landre was sent off for the tackle, which took place in the 15th minute of the match that Lorient won 1-0 on Saturday. The 20-year-old Lavigne sustained a serious knee injury and will be sidelined for around three months. Lens is bottom of Ligue 1, with 11 points, two behind 17th-placed Lorient. Landre will miss games against Metz, Monaco, Lille, Montpellier, Nice, Guingamp and Lyon.
- Anticipation high for Territorial Cup game
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 04:36 PM
The Territorial Cup is the oldest rivalry trophy in college football, first handed out in 1899. The 88th meeting between No.
- Watch No. 12: Tom Brady vs Aaron Rodgers
Associated Press, Thursday - 11/27/2014 - 01:12 PM
Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers really do have a lot in common.