posted: 07/20/2014 2:48 a.m.
Tiger has troubles yet again HOYLAKE, England -- Tiger Woods was the last to tee off Saturday in the British Open. He had the biggest gallery. It might have seemed like old times for Woods in the major championships except for one tiny detail.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:46 a.m.
Sergio Garcia hauled himself to within range of Rory McIlroy at the British Open on Saturday when a roar the Spaniard didn't want to hear came from the 16th green behind him.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:45 a.m.
Lee-Anne Pace made a name for herself as an amateur in her native South Africa, then proved herself with eight victories on the Ladies European Tour.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:43 a.m.
News and notes Three players with Arkansas ties who were drafted in June's major league draft did not sign with the teams that drafted them by Friday's deadline. Parkers Chapel pitcher Eric White (Brewers), Pulaski Academy catcher Blake Wiggins (Phillies) and Arkansas Razorbacks outfielder Tyler Spoon (Athletics) all went unsigned.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:42 a.m.
Crazy bet not crazy any more A decade ago, Rory McIlroy was a 15-year-old kid with some skill at golf and a dad who believed in him wholeheartedly. So much so, in fact, that Gerry McIlroy and three friends put together $700 on an audacious bet: young Rory would win the Open Championship before he turned 26.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:40 a.m.
HORSE RACING 'Lemonade' wins at Saratoga Somali Lemonade rallied down the middle of the track and held off a late run from Stephanie's Kitten to win the $500,000 Diana by a neck on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
posted: 07/20/2014 2:36 a.m.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL ASU second in coaches' preseason poll Sun Belt Conference coaches picked Arkansas State second behind Louisiana-Lafayette in their preseason football poll that was released Saturday.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:31 a.m.
The University of Arkansas has succeeded in an unprecedented legal move to hog its distinctive cheer.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:29 a.m.
Rory McIlroy only saw birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:27 a.m.
It didn't take long for Scott Pingel to realize Brian Wallace and Armon Watts were going to be highly sought college prospects.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:25 a.m.
Steve Spurrier has guided South Carolina firmly into SEC East contention in his nine seasons, but there is one key piece missing from his tenure in Columbia, S.C.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:23 a.m.
The biggest conferences in college sports may finally get exactly what they want -- autonomy over some of today's most contentious issues.
updated: 07/19/2014 2:30 a.m.
Comcast Cable and ESPN announced Friday they have reached an agreement that will allow the cable company to carry the SEC Network.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:21 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run home run, and David Phelps pitched the Yankees to a fast start in the second half, leading New York to a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:19 a.m.
Tulsa swept Arkansas in a doubleheader, 6-5 and 6-1, Friday night before an announced crowd of 8,399 at ONEOK Field in Tulsa.