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Nike Sues Reebok in NY Over Tebow Apparel
NEW YORK (AP) -- The frenzy over New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow has reached shoemakers Nike and Reebok.
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Postseason OT Adopted for Regular Season
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- NFL owners have passed the playoff overtime rule for the regular season.
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Zajac, Elias Score in SO, Devils Beat Blackhawks
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Travis Zajac and Patrik Elias scored in a shootout and Martin Brodeur made 37 saves and stopped four of five shooters to give the New Jersey Devils a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night.
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Louisville-UK Rivalry Sparks Fight at Ky. Clinic
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Authorities say the Kentucky-Louisville basketball rivalry boiled over at a Kentucky dialysis clinic when one patient punched another during an argument about the teams.
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AP Source: S. Illinois Hires Ex-Missouri St. Coach
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A Southern Illinois official says the school has hired former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson to be its new men's basketball coach.
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Ohio Trying to Find Money to Keep Groce
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- A spokesman for Ohio University says administrators there are trying to find money to give the school's basketball coach a raise and keep him in Ohio.
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Illinois Hires Bollant to Lead Women's Team
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois has named University of Wisconsin-Green Bay's Matt Bollant as its new women's basketball coach.
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EIU Starts Spring Football with New Coach
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Eastern Illinois will start spring football practices under new head coach Dino Babers on Tuesday.
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Payton to Meet with Parcells about Coaching Saints
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- New Orleans coach Sean Payton says he will meet Tuesday with Bill Parcells, and part of that discussion will include who will coach the Saints this coming season.
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Lawson Scores 27, Helps Nuggets Beat Bulls 108-91
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ty Lawson tied a season high with 27 points, Arron Afflalo added 22 and the Denver Nuggets shot 50 percent Monday night to beat the Chicago Bulls 108-91.
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Gordon is On the Run, Helps Dodgers Beat White Sox
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Dodgers leadoff man Dee Gordon stole two more bases and Los Angeles beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Monday.
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Maholm Impressive for Cubs in 2-0 Win Over Padres
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Paul Maholm pitched five impressive innings, Bryan LaHair and Reed Johnson drove in Chicago's runs and a Cubs split squad beat the San Diego Padres 2-0 Monday.
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Kennedy Goes Seven Innings for Diamondbacks
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Ian Kennedy pitched seven strong innings, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks past a Chicago Cubs split squad 3-2 Monday.
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Wright Hits Single, Makes Nice Play in First Game
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- David Wright singled and made a fine fielding play in his first spring training game, helping the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 Monday.
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Tebow the Jet: Celebrity Backup Meets Media
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Tim Tebow is getting his first New York close-up.
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Tiger Back to Being Bookies' Favorite for Masters
LONDON (AP) -- Tiger Woods is back to winning, and back to being the British bookies' favorite to win the Masters.
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Rinne Leads Predators Past Blackhawks
CHICAGO (AP) -- Pekka Rinne made 24 saves and the Nashville Predators ended the Chicago Blackhawks' five-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Sunday night.
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KU and UK Join Louisville and Ohio St. in Final 4
(AP) -- One game is a grudge match between programs that know each other all too well. The other is a rematch between teams that aren't used to meeting this often.
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AP Source: Illinois Turns Attention to Groce
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- A person familiar with the coaching search at Illinois says the Illini are interested in talking to Ohio's John Groce.
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Chris Carpenter Returns to Cardinals' Camp
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter has returned to the Cardinals' spring training camp, with manager Mike Matheny still unsure when his ace will be back on a mound.
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Infielder Alex Cora Released by St. Louis Cardinals
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Cora's brief career with St. Louis ended Sunday when the Cardinals released the utility infielder.
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AP Source: Broncos Sign Caleb Hanie
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- A person familiar with the negotiations says the Denver Broncos have signed former Chicago Bears backup quarterback Caleb Hanie to a two-year deal to back up Peyton Manning.
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Deng Saves Bulls at Buzzer in OT
CHICAGO (AP) -- Luol Deng hit a follow-up shot at the buzzer in overtime and the Chicago Bulls beat the Toronto Raptors 102-101 on Saturday night to clinch a playoff spot with their NBA-leading 40th victory.
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Venable has Two Hits, Two RBIs for the Padres
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Will Venable had a two-run double, Anthony Bass continued his bid to make the opening-day roster with another strong outing and a San Diego Padres split squad beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 Saturday.
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Cubs Reliever Marcos Mateo has Sore Elbow
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Chicago Cubs bullpen candidate Marcos Mateo won't throw for 10-to-14 days because of a sore elbow.
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White Sox Rally from Four Down to Beat Brewers
PHOENIX (AP) -- Alex Gonzalez and Aramis Ramirez each homered as Milwaukee built a four-run lead for Randy Wolf but the Chicago White Sox rallied for a 6-4 victory over the Brewers on Saturday.
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Davis, Duda Homer for Mets in Tie with Cardinals
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- Ike Davis and Lucas Duda each hit home runs as the New York Mets' tied the St. Louis Cardinals 6-6 in 10 innings Saturday.
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Streaks Win Early Spring Invitational
The Galesburg High School baseball team defeated Metamora 2-1 to win their Early Spring Invitational.
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ROWVA Softball Sweeps
The ROWVA softball team swept a double-header from Galva/Williamsfiled Saturday.
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Streaks Sweep Softball Dh
The Galesburg Silver Streaks softball team swept a double-header from Richwoods Saturday.
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