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California school forfeits football season over mock 'slave auction'

California school forfeits football season over mock ‘slave auction’

A California high school will forfeit the rest of its varsity football season after some players were captured on video appearing to act out a “slave auction” of their Black teammates. The Yuba City Unified School District first forfeited last Friday’s game after administrators became aware of the video Thursday, Superintendent Doreen Osumi said in …

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Immelman: Mixed Presidents Cup idea is 'disrespectful' in every way

Immelman: Mixed Presidents Cup idea is ‘disrespectful’ in every way

Ernie Els provided the plan and laid the foundation for the International Presidents Cup team. Trevor Immelman has now added a few bricks. “Eventually this house is going to be built,” Immelman recently said on the Claude Harmon III podcast. “Eventually, we’re going to win this thing.” Yet before, during and after his team’s five-point …

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Xavier head coach Sean Miller addresses his team on Tuesday, Sept. 27, the first official practice of the 2022-23 season.

Xavier basketball new season and second Sean Miller era begin

The first week of fall practice is in the books for Xavier’s men’s basketball team. It started with an unexpected wrinkle on the first day of practice when senior forward Zach Freemantle was suspended from all team activities indefinitely. Sources said the suspension is something Freemantle will have the chance to work his way back …

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Iga Swiatek out of Billie Jean King Cup, saying scheduling is 'not safe'

Iga Swiatek out of Billie Jean King Cup, saying scheduling is ‘not safe’

Top-ranked Iga Swiatek will not play in the Billie Jean King Cup and complained Monday about that event being scheduled to start immediately after the WTA Finals. “I’m disappointed that [the] tennis governing bodies didn’t come to an agreement on something as basic as the calendar of tournaments, giving us only one day to travel …

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Miami Dolphins say QB Tua Tagovailoa ruled out for Week 5 game vs.  New York Jets

Miami Dolphins say QB Tua Tagovailoa ruled out for Week 5 game vs. New York Jets

The Miami Dolphins have ruled quarterback Tua Tagovailoa out for Week 5 against the New York Jets, coach Mike McDaniel said Monday. McDaniel said Tagovailoa’s MRI came back clean but that it’s “too early to give a definite timeline” for when his starting quarterback will be able to return from the concussion he suffered last …

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ADs explores options aiming to create leverage in future restructuring of college football, basketball

ADs explores options aiming to create leverage in future restructuring of college football, basketball

Last month, the professional organization representing FBS athletic directors issued what amounted to a veiled ultimatum. The “overwhelming majority” of those ADs at a Lead1 Association meeting in Washington DC had a “strong preference” the NCAA continue running major-college football if the association “can be more streamlined and less bureaucratic.” Or else … what? The …

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Grant Moorhead's memories of winning the Eisenhower Trophy 30 years ago

Grant Moorhead’s memories of winning the Eisenhower Trophy 30 years ago

LISA BURD/Stuff Grant Moorhead was part of the New Zealand team that won the Eisenhower Trophy thirty years ago. Exactly 30 years ago, New Zealand was at the top of the amateur golf world. On October 4, 1992, Michael Campbell, Phil Tataurangi, Stephen Scahill and Grant Moorhead of Taranaki won the Eisenhower Trophy by seven …

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