Arnold Palmer has had a pacemaker implanted to correct an abnormal heartbeat. According to his website, Palmer had successful surgery Monday at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. The 84-year-old Palmer was expected to be released from the hospital on Tuesday.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) _ Layne Roblyer hit his second home run of the tournament to help Pearland to an 11-4 victory over Lynnwood, Washington, yesterday in the Little League World Series. Roblyer had a three-run shot in the third inning against Lynnwood. Pearland will play Chicago tonight.
LANDOVER, Md. – Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel extended his middle finger toward the Washington Redskins bench after a third-quarter incompletion during Monday night’s 24-23 preseason loss. Manziel flipped the bird toward the Redskins after the play that unfolded in front of Washington’s bench. Manziel said he had “words exchanged” with the Redskins and that he should have been smarter. “I felt […]
Aggies Soccer was selected No. 4 in the TopDrawerSoccer.com Top 25 preseason ranking, the website. Texas A&M polled first among SEC schools, topping Florida (No. 4), South Carolina (No. 9) and Arkansas (No. 23). The Aggies were also one of just two squads from the Lone Star State on the list with Texas Tech coming […]
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) _ Oklahoma has suspended freshman running back Joe Mixon for the season after he pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of assault. Mixon is accused of knocking a woman unconscious with a punch and breaking several bones in her face last month. The release said school President David Boren accepted the […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M Baseball added Austin Morgan to the staff as a volunteer assistant coach, head coach Rob Childress announced on Monday. “We’re excited about the addition of Austin to our coaching staff,” Childress said. “He had a great playing career at Blinn College and College of Charleston. He learned a lot from […]
By Vaughn McClure | ESPN.com FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Atlanta Falcons rookie Jake Matthews officially made the switch from right to left tackle during Monday’s practice. The move was expected after the Falcons lost starting left tackle Sam Baker to a season-ending patellar tendon tear. The Falcons drafted Matthews with the sixth overall pick out of Texas A&M to be the team’s left […]
COLLEGE STATION—Texas A&M head football coach Kevin Sumlin announced today that sophomore quarterback Kenny Hill will be the Aggies’ starting quarterback for the season opener against South Carolina, Thursday, Aug. 28 in Columbia, South Carolina. The game will be first collegiate football game televised nationally by the SEC Network with kickoff set for 5:01 p.m. […]
LOS ANGELES, California – The No. 9 Texas A&M Aggies dropped a 3-1 decision against the No. 1 UCLA Bruins in an exhibition match at the North Athletic Field on a Friday evening where both squads were testing new players and player combinations throughout the contest. The Aggies posted their lone marker of the game in […]
The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press preseason college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2013 records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and 2013 final ranking: Record Pts Pv 1. Florida St. (57) 14-0 1,496 1 2. Alabama (1) 11-2 1,361 […]