Michigan Wolverines coach Brady Hoke clutched the podium with both hands Saturday night -- sometimes pausing, sometimes shrugging -- as he tried to explain another surprising loss, this time to Big Ten newcomer Rutgers.
Brandon Belt homered off Tanner Roark in the 18th inning, lifting the San Francisco Giants to their 10th consecutive postseason victory, edging Washington 2-1 on Saturday night for a 2-0 lead in the NL Division Series.
Everett Golson threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Ben Koyack in the corner of the end zone with 61 seconds left as No. 9 Notre Dame overcame two turnovers and two bungled snaps on field goal attempts on a cold, rainy Saturday to beat No. 14 Stanford 17-14.
Wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, one of the feel-good stories for the New England Patriots in 2013 as he rose from undrafted rookie free agent to front-line contributor, was waived by the team on Saturday.
Carmelo Anthony believes the triangle system will alleviate some of the pressure on him to carry the New York Knicks but he admits he will have to wait until president Phil Jackson can find the team more help.
Taysom Hill, the star quarterback for No. 18 BYU Cougars and a Heisman Trophy hopeful, suffered a left leg fracture during the team's game against Utah State Aggies on Friday night in Provo, Utah, school officials said.
Matt Carpenter hit a go-ahead, three-run double off a wilting Clayton Kershaw in an eight-run seventh inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied for a 10-9 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in a fiery NLDS opener Friday.