• JAKE SEINER AP Sports Writer

NEW YORK — George Springer and Carlos Correa each hit three-run homers and the Houston Astros got another wild ace off the hook to beat the sloppy New York Yankees 8-3 Thursday night and reach the cusp of a second World Series visit in three years.

  • Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska's Jessica Aragon and Ellie Kuckelman won two qualifying matches Thursday at the ITA Central Regionals in Norman, Oklahoma, to advance to the event's singles draw.

  • By Benjamin Hochman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

WASHINGTON — The great pitcher walked alone. He passed the dining area, where some forlorn teammates picked at food, and turned right, down a narrow hallway. And as he exited the visitors’ clubhouse Tuesday at Nationals Park, it was 11:59 pm.

  • By Will Doran, The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.)

RALEIGH, N.C. - N.C. State University is refusing to turn over records - which should be public - that could shine a light on a corruption scandal involving Adidas and former basketball star Dennis Smith Jr., multiple media outlets claim in a new lawsuit. The News & Observer, The New York Times, WRAL and ABC11 have sued N.C. State, claiming the school has been "knowingly and intentionally ...