Kid's night: Osaka, 20, beats her idol Serena to win US Open

Sep. 8, 2018 9:47 PM EDT NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Osaka walked to the net, the excitement of being a Grand Slam champion mixed with a bit of sadness. She grew up rooting for Serena Williams, even did a report on her way back in third grade. Her dream was to play her idol at...

US women's hoops team rallies from 16 down to beat Canada

Sep. 8, 2018 9:46 PM EDT BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A’ja Wilson and Kelsey Plum helped the U.S. women’s national team avoid its first home loss in nearly 19 years. The Las Vegas Aces teammates were key in the Americans’ rally from 16-down to beat Canada...

Ramadan leads NCCU to 51-14 win over St. Augustine's

Sep. 8, 2018 9:46 PM EDT Ramadan leads NCCU to 51-14 win over St. Augustine’s AP-FBC–St Augustine’s-NC Central <!– –> DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Naiil Ramadan threw for 153 yards and three touchdowns in the first half as North Carolina Central...

Montez's late TD pass ruins Frost debut, gives CU 33-28 win

Sep. 8, 2018 9:43 PM EDT By ERIC OLSON AP College Football Writer LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Steven Montez couldn’t bear to watch. Colorado’s quarterback had just connected with Laviska Shenault Jr. for the go-ahead touchdown, and now Nebraska backup Andrew Bunch had...

Grier throws 4 TDs, No. 14 WVU beats Youngstown State 52-17

Sep. 8, 2018 9:42 PM EDT Grier throws 4 TDs, No. 14 WVU beats Youngstown State 52-17 By JOHN RABY AP Sports Writer AP-FBC–T25-Youngstown St-West Virginia <!– –> Ray Thompson, ASSOCIATED PRESS MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Will Grier threw three of his...

Rays beat Orioles 10-5 for 10th straight home win

Sep. 8, 2018 9:40 PM EDT ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Yarbrough struggled but got his 14th win, most among major league rookies, and the Tampa Bay Rays won their 10th straight home game by beating the Baltimore Orioles 10-5 on Saturday night. After reliever Diego...

Breneman scores lone TD; Colgate beats New Hampshire, 10-3

Sep. 8, 2018 9:40 PM EDT Breneman scores lone TD; Colgate beats New Hampshire, 10-3 BC-FBC–Colgate-New Hampshire <!– –> DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Grant Breneman plunged over from a yard out early in the second quarter for a touchdown that proved to be the...

Wofford rolls over VMI 59-14, 2-0 in SoCon

Sep. 8, 2018 9:36 PM EDT Wofford rolls over VMI 59-14, 2-0 in SoCon BC-FBC–VMI–Wofford <!– –> SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Joe Newman threw for two touchdowns, jump-starting Wofford’s prolific offense in a 59-14 win over VMI on Saturday. The...

Smith, Terry Score Late To Give SE Missouri A 40-21 Victory

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Zack Smith took advantage of his only carry of the day, running for a 73-yard touchdown late in the game to secure Southeast Missouri’s 40-21 victory over Dayton on Saturday afternoon. Daniel Santacaterina threw for 191 yards with two touchdowns...

Bredesen seeks votes from women in Tennessee Senate race

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn could make history by becoming the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate in Tennessee. She is running against Democrat Phil Bredesen, a former Tennessee governor who says he always has been very interested in...