One of the first plays the new defensive coordinator at Penn State made was to plop his players in a classroom.Then he took them to school.
It's safe to say that Travis Keil has had one of the best careers of any Wyoming Valley Conference boys soccer player in the last handful of years.
The Wyoming Valley Striders hosted an awards party for the Wyoming Valley Conference Cross Country All-Stars at the Gate of Heaven school earlier this month. Dominic Hockenbury of Lake Lehman was named the Most Outstanding Runner among the boys, while...
DENVER — This rookie just may be called up from the American Hockey League after catching everyone's attention in an impressive debut.
CHICAGO — Pau Gasol had 23 points and 13 rebounds against his former team and the Chicago Bulls beat Los Angeles 113-93 on Thursday night with Lakers star Kobe Bryant resting his sore body.
The U.S. women will try to give Abby Wambach, 34, a World Cup title before she retires, the Los Angeles Galaxy will try life without Landon Donovan for the first time in a decade and U.S. men's national team coach Juergen Klinsmann will try not...
MIAMI — LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, then hugged again after the final buzzer.Just like old times.
Thirty-four players have turned up on the Penguins' roster in the first 34 games this season.No fewer than 12 of those also have played for their minor league team in Wilkes-Barre in 2014-15.
The three-day holiday break does not seem to come at a good time for the surging Flyers.
BEIJING — After a roller-coaster NBA career, Stephon Marbury has found peace in basketball-crazed China. The two-time all-star is thriving on the court with the Beijing Ducks while becoming one with his adopted hometown away from...
Gothic folklore met modern dentistry, with the whole world watching.
There's always been a certain allure to PNC Park, with the twinkle of the downtown skyline and Aztec gold bridges rising beyond its walls, but it typically takes more than passing the eye test to attract baseball's top talent.
Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck was sensational in fantasy leagues this year — the top scorer in standard formats and the most consistent passer. Just don't point that out to fantasy players who used him in the title game last week...
Back when he was playing baseball, there were times when Anthony Zettell admittedly lost his cool.
PLOEGSTEERT, Belgium — On the side of a wind-swept field covered with scorpion weed, a simple wooden cross marks a unique event in football history.
ATLANTA — Jessie Tuggle knows a thing or two about tackling. They didn't call him the “Hammer” for nothing.
TCU coach Gary Patterson embraced changed and joined an exclusive club.Patterson was voted college football coach of the year by The Associated Press on Wednesday, joining Nick Saban as the only two-time winners.
SAN DIEGO — So much for San Diego State having the home-field advantage in the Poinsettia Bowl.
One putt gave Bubba Watson a rare sense of calm. One swing reminded Martin Kaymer he finally had all the shots. One pitch proved to Rory McIlroy he could master links golf.
Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker said he plans to stay positive after suffering a torn left anterior cruciate ligament that will keep him out the rest of his rookie season.
CLEVELAND — A person familiar with the injury says Cavaliers starting center Anderson Varejao tore his Achilles tendon and will miss the rest of the season.
Pitt appears to be focused on hiring Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi as its next football coach, according to several national and social media reports.
MIAMI — LeBron James doesn't have any apprehension for this homecoming.
As linemen, Lake-Lehman's Connor McGovern and GAR's Saul Wilkins had the unsung job of making the skill players look good. The contribution of the two, though, didn't go unnoticed.
HARRISBURG — Two-time state champion St. Joseph's Prep and runner-up Pine-Richland each claimed three spots on the Pennsylvania Football Writers' Class 4A All-State team released Tuesday.
Mia Hopkins has become the super-sub on the Monmouth University women's basketball team.
WILKES-BARRE – Pat Toole knew that with a young, but talented, lineup his Meyers basketball team would go through some tough moments in the first month of the season.
SCRANTON — Led by the return of guard Tim Rose, Scranton Prep defeated Hazleton Area, 78-49, in a nonleague boys basketball game on Tuesday night.
The best season in Crestwood football history became even better on Monday as two players were selected to the Pennsylvania Football Writers' Class 3A All-State team.
Dominick Bragalone seemed to be chasing state and national records every week, two reasons why the South Williamsport senior running back was named Player of the Year Monday with the release of the 2014 Pennsylvania Football Writers' Class A...
NANTICOKE — Crestwood used a hot start on Monday night to defeat Nanticoke 50-35 in boys basketball action.
Smiling or frowning.“Woe is us” or “Wow for us.”
NEW YORK — The Los Angeles Dodgers owe the Padres $18 million next year as part of the $32 million they agreed to pay in last week's trade that sent outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego.
PITTSBURGH — Ramon Foster never stopped believing. Not after the embarrassing meltdown against Tampa Bay. Not after the debacle in Cleveland. Not after the New York Jets pushed the Pittsburgh Steelers around six weeks ago.
MINNEAPOLIS — When the Minnesota Timberwolves walk into Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night to face the Cleveland Cavaliers, they will be staring their former franchise player right in the face for the first time since he was traded last...
MIAMI — They battled for 60 minutes, then again for two overtimes and literally fought after the final play.And for Memphis, the end result was a win 76 years in the making.
John Stish scored 15 points and Cory Rogers added 14 in MMI's 48-43 win over Shenandoah in a non-league boys basketball game on Saturday night.The Preppers hit seven 3-pointers and was 11 for 17 from the free-throw line.
Former Penn State linebacker Cameron Wake played a key role in the Miami Dolphins' wild 37-35 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
NEW YORK — Ryan McDonagh's first-period goal held up and Cam Talbot made 18 saves as the New York Rangers extended their winning streak to six with a 1-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday night.
STILLWATER, Okla. — Maryland passed another big test as it prepares for its first season in the rugged Big Ten.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night.
BRASILIA, Brazil — Brazil's women's soccer team held on for a 0-0 draw with the United States to win the International Tournament of Brasilia on Sunday.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press...
ORLANDO, Fla. — Michael Carter-Williams scored 21 points and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied in the second half to claim a 96-88 victory over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night.
Following Saturday's gut-wrenching loss, Jim Harbaugh was out of answers.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said.
BINGHAMTON, NY — Facing the AHL's second-ranked power play with a blueline consisting of three rookies with a combined 11 games of AHL experience, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins had their work cut out for them in Saturday's game...
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Perhaps the most jaw-dropping number in Dallas' memorable girls soccer season came in the penultimate column of the league table. Goal differential: 109 – a number top professional clubs Bayern Munich, Paris St. Germain and Man City could...
WILKES-BARRE — Mike Rogers and Ryan Monk have wrestled each other before, heck, they've even practiced together on numerous occasions in Wyoming Seminary's wrestling room.