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Tennessee hires La. Tech's Dooley to replace Kiffin

Derek Dooley has the Southern accent, the coaching pedigree and is doing his best to reassure Tennessee fans their new coach appreciates where he's now working.

Wizards star Arenas pleads guilty to gun charge

Washington Wizards star Gilbert Arenas pleads guilty to carrying a pistol without a license.

New details in death of 21-year-old college hoops center

A Kentucky coroner says preliminary results from an autopsy show Southern Indiana center Jeron Lewis may have died from a heart condition.

Report: Tiger considering $3M donation to aid Haiti

The people of the earthquake-devastated country of Haiti may have a friend in Tiger Woods, according to a report.

Gerhart leaving Stanford, will enter NFL draft

Heisman Trophy runner-up Toby Gerhart announced Friday that he will enter the NFL draft instead of staying at Stanford for a fifth season.

Saints bring back McAllister ahead of playoff run

Saints coach Sean Payton says running back and fan favorite Deuce McAllister is back with the team for the playoffs.

Gerhart leaving Stanford for NFL draft

Heisman Trophy runner-up Toby Gerhart announced Friday that he will enter the NFL draft instead of staying at Stanford for a fifth season.

49ers, Broncos to tangle in London in 2010

The San Francisco 49ers will play the Denver Broncos next season at Wembley Stadium, the fourth straight year the NFL will stage a regular-season game in the British capital.

Shock over death of 21-year-old college hoops center

A spokesman for Southern Indiana said Friday he was not aware of any existing medical conditions that may have caused 21-year-old center Jeron Lewis to collapse during a game and later die at a hospital.