North Carolina scored four runs in the first on its way to a 5-2 win over Tennessee on Sunday in the NCAA baseball tournament.
Tennessee faces top-seeded North Carolina later Sunday. A UNC victory would send the Tar Heels to a super regional. A UT triumph would force a rematch Monday to determine which team advances.
The Southeastern Conference on Friday voted to allow the sale of beer and wine at sporting events with each of the 14 schools deciding whether — and where — to sell alcohol.
Tennessee linebacker Darrin Kirkland Jr. won’t play for the Vols as a fifth-year senior this fall, coach Jeremy Pruitt said Tuesday.
The inaugural James Naismith Classic Nov. 16 has Tennessee facing Washington, Buffalo meeting Harvard and Rutgers matching up with St. Bonaventure.
Martin Truex Jr. overcame an early flat tire after hitting the wall, then survived a wild restart five laps from the end Sunday night to win the Coca-Cola 600 for the second time in four seasons.
Simon Pagenaud outdueled Alexander Rossi in a breathtaking, 13-lap sprint to the finish Sunday that delivered an 18th victory in “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” to Roger Penske.
Bart Starr, the gentlemanly quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi’s powerhouse Green Bay Packers teams of the 1960s, died Sunday. He was 85.
Quarterback Josh Jackson, a star at Virginia Tech two seasons ago, has transferred to Maryland with two years of eligibility remaining.
Uros Plavsic graduated from Hamilton Heights Christian Academy in Chattanooga before redshirting with Arizona State last season.