Sports

Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 9:00 am

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Police say they’ve identified four people who will eventually face charges as State College officers investigate property damage and possible rioting following Penn State’s Big 10 Championship win. Police say the four identified through surveillance video from Saturday night so far include three students and a 39-year-old man. Police used… Continue Reading

Tuesday’s Time Schedule

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 8:00 am

All Times EST TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 1 Villanova vs. La Salle at the Palestra, 7 p.m. No. 3 Kansas vs. UMKC, 8 p.m. No. 5 Duke vs. No. 21 Florida at Madison Square Garden, 9:30 p.m. No. 14 Virginia vs. East Carolina, 7 p.m. No. 18 Purdue vs. Arizona State at Madison Square… Continue Reading

Thomas Bjorn appointed Europe’s Ryder Cup captain for 2018

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 7:00 am

LONDON (AP) — Thomas Bjorn is the first Scandinavian to be appointed captain of Europe’s Ryder Cup team. The 45-year-old Dane will lead the team against the United States in 2018 at Le Golf National in Paris after being chosen by a five-man panel, including Europe’s past three captains. Bjorn says “I have lived and… Continue Reading

English FA says scope of review into sexual abuse increased

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 6:00 am

LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association says its review of sexual abuse by youth soccer coaches is expanding and a new lawyer has been appointed. In a statement, the FA says the review under Clive Sheldon will start immediately and adds that “the precise number of players, alleged abusers and clubs … is unknown.”… Continue Reading

Opening statements expected in trial over Saints star death

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 5:00 am

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — After a jury selection process that lasted well into the night, opening statements are expected in the trial of the man charged with murder after he shot retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith. Cardell Hayes faces life in prison if convicted on a second-degree murder charge. He’s also charged with… Continue Reading

Volleyballers vs. bulldozers: A Chinatown’s history at stake

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 2:00 am

BOSTON (AP) — The fate of a modest asphalt court near where Boston Chinatown immigrants developed a unique style of volleyball is uncertain. The state is seeking proposals to develop a prime slice of real estate south of downtown that’s home to Reggie Wong Park, a steam plant and a state government office. The state… Continue Reading

Monday’s Women’s Basketball Scores

by Associated Press on December 6, 2016 at 1:00 am

EAST Army 85, Wagner 40 Baruch 88, NJ City 59 James Madison 82, Rutgers 76 Mass.-Lowell 61, Fairleigh Dickinson 55 Union (NY) 70, Utica 52 Villanova 59, Lehigh 37 SOUTH Belmont 73, Samford 54 Chattanooga 66, Stetson 55 Emory 77, Agnes Scott 45 Ferrum 91, Bridgewater (Va.) 89 Georgia 67, Furman 62 Lincoln Memorial 94,… Continue Reading