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Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 11:47 AM EDT

USA Uniforms for Opening Ceremony Revealed

USA Uniforms for Opening Ceremony Revealed

American athletes will walk into the Maracana stadium for the Olympic opening ceremony next week following the light on their flag bearer's jacket.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 08:32 AM EDT

NCAA Medal Count: How We're Keeping Track

NCAA Medal Count: How We're Keeping Track

Michigan-Ohio State. Auburn-Alabama. USC-UCLA. To sports fans from these schools, the mention of the rivalry gets the blood boiling. And the hatred extends beyond football. This summer, it will extend all...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 09:20 PM EDT

Venus Williams Out of Rogers Cup in Montreal

Venus Williams Out of Rogers Cup in Montreal

Sixth-seeded Venus Williams tumbled out of the Rogers Cup in the third round Thursday night, falling 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-3 to 10th-seeded Madison Keys in an all-American match.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 04:27 AM EDT

US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys

US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys

Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 07:57 PM EDT

Eagles Long Snapper Advances to 'AGT' Semifinals

Eagles Long Snapper Advances to 'AGT' Semifinals

Veteran Eagles long snapper Jon Dorenbos will have to juggle training camp and "America's Got Talent" after dazzling the judges and earning enough votes to reach next week’s semifinals.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 01:28 PM EDT

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs Looks to Win Big in Rio

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs Looks to Win Big in Rio

The reigning gold Olympic medalist in freestyle wrestling, Jordan Burroughs is likely one of the favorites to win big in Rio. "I want to have exceptional goals," the Olympic wrestler said in a sponsored video...

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 05:15 PM EDT

Russian Weightlifters Banned From Rio Olympics for Doping

Russian Weightlifters Banned From Rio Olympics for Doping

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP)” All of Russia's weightlifters were banned from the Rio Olympics on Friday for doping for what the international federation called "extremely shocking" results that brought the sport into...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 03:56 PM EDT

NCAA Stars Take Their Talents to Rio

NCAA Stars Take Their Talents to Rio

College sports stars have a long history at the Olympics. Some well-known college athletes — and some not so well known — will attempt to add medals to their NCAA championships when the Rio Games get underway.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 02:36 PM EDT

Athletes With NCAA Championships and Olympic Medals

Winning championships is the goal of every athlete. But very few can say they areView gallery

  • David Boudia
  • Michael Jordan
  • Sue Bird
Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 02:29 PM EDT

Northern Michigan: Greco-Roman Wrestling's Powerhouse

Northern Michigan: Greco-Roman Wrestling's Powerhouse

The University of Northern Michigan will be represented at three different weight classes in Greco-Roman wrestling in the 2016 Olympics.

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