One player fainted mid-match as temperatures topped 108 degrees fahrenheit at the Australian Open on Tuesday. Others said it felt like they were playing tennis in a sauna, or on a frying pan that sizzled their soles.
Naadir Tharpe scored a career-high 23 points, freshman Andrew Wiggins had 17 points and 19 rebounds and No. 15 Kansas beat No. 8 Iowa State 77-70 on Monday night for its third straight win to open Big 12 play.
Roger Federer kept his cool on a scorching second day at the Australian Open, starting his record 57th consecutive Grand Slam tournament with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory in his first match with Stefan Edberg as coach.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Just one week after being formally introduced as the new defensive line coach at USC, Bo Davis has accepted the same position at the University of Alabama, a source told ESPN's Joe Schad.
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and wide receiver Marques Colston both clarified Monday that the ill-fated forward pass that ended Saturday's 23-15 loss to the Seattle Seahawks was, in fact, a designed play that went awry.
Alex Rodriguez's fight to overturn the longest drug-related suspension ever given to a MLB player entered its next phase on Monday when his lawyers filed suit in U.S. District Court alleging arbitrator Fredric Horowitz.
NCAA president Mark Emmert says there is a reasonable chance the five power conferences of college football will be able to supply athletes with full cost of attendance after being granted autonomy to do so sometime after an upcoming NCAA convention.
A federal judge says Alex Rodriguez cannot file portions of arbitrator Fredric Horowitz's decision under seal as part of a lawsuit seeking to overturn the one-year suspension from baseball given to the Yankees third baseman.