The Sooners' four-time All-American had promised to pay back her scholarship if she didn't lead Oklahoma to a national title. The Sooners fell short in the Final Four against Louisville, but athletic director Joe Castiglione said Tuesday the university wouldn't hold Paris to her promise.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Bills running back Marshawn Lynch will
miss the first three games of the regular season after being suspended without pay by the NFL for violating the league's personal conduct policy.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Federal prosecutors have reached a settlement with Sacramento, Calif., Mayor Kevin Johnson over misspending by a nonprofit corporation he started after retiring from the NBA in 2000.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's attorney general sued a company Thursday that makes a Michael Vick dog toy, claiming proceeds from the sale were never donated to animal shelters as promised by the firm.
The Reno Aces opening season game in Salt Lake City has been postponed due to the death of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart. Adenhart pitched for the Angles' AAA affiliate Salt Lake City Bees last year.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Sebastian Telfair scored 21 points, including a pair of key 3-pointers down the stretch, and Kevin Love added 20 points and 12 rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Golden State Warriors 105-97 on Wednesday.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Pinch-hitter Nomar Garciaparra, Mark Ellis and Matt Holliday hit RBI singles with two outs in the ninth inning off new Angels closer Brian Fuentes, rallying the Oakland Athletics over Los Angeles 6-4 Wednesday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yovani Gallardo pitched neatly into the seventh inning and also hit a three-run homer off Randy Johnson to
spoil the Big Unit's debut with the San Francisco Giants, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-2 victory Wednesday night.
The trustee overseeing the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities put a pair of tickets for Monday's Citi Field opener on sale on eBay on Wednesday. As of 5 p.m., the current bid was $800 for the tickets, seats 5-6 in the eighth row in section