Monthly Archives: February 2011

Powell pulls out of 100 meters at worlds meet

DAEGU, South Korea — Asafa Powell has been ruled out of the 100 meters at the world championships because of a groin injury, eliminating defending champion Usain Bolt’s biggest rival from the marquee event. Powell’s manager Paul Doyle told The … Continue reading

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LSU QB’s apartment searched following bar fight

BATON ROUGE, La. — Authorities searched LSU starting quarterback Jordan Jefferson’s apartment on Wednesday and collected a swab of his DNA in connection with a bar fight last week that injured four people. “He gave us 100 percent cooperation,” Baton … Continue reading

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Titans: No Johnson deal but talk ‘beneficial’

Johnson To Meet With Titans John Clayton on Chris Johnson’s expected meeting with Titans GM Mike ReinfeldtTags: Titans RB, Titans GM, Mike Reinfeldt, John Clayton, SportsCenter Johnson To Meet With Titans NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee general manager Mike Reinfeldt said … Continue reading

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Big Ten on expansion: Not in foreseeable future

PARK RIDGE, Ill. — The Big Ten Conference is not looking at another expansion — for now. The 12-team league said Friday that its Council of Presidents/Chancellors met recently and there is no plan to “actively” engage in expansion now … Continue reading

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Robertson, first coach of NBA’s Jazz, dead at 81

RUSTON, La. — Scotty Robertson, a former Louisiana Tech coach and the first coach of the NBA’s New Orleans Jazz, has died. Louisiana Tech athletic director Bruce Van De Velde, who confirmed Robertson’s death on Thursday, says the longtime college … Continue reading

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Georgetown coach says brawl ‘is behind us’

How The Brawl Started The Washington Post’s Gene Wang describes what triggered the brawl between Georgetown and the Bayi RocketsTags: SportsCenter, Brawl, Georgetown-Bayi Rocktes, Bench-Clearing Brawl, Gene Wang How The Brawl Started VIDEO PLAYLIST How The Brawl Started How The … Continue reading

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