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COLLEGE NOTES: Salem's Bailey named first team all-conference

DEMOREST -- Piedmont College's Josh Bailey was recently named a first-team all-USA South Conference member, one of six Lions to receive all-league honors.. Bailey, a former Salem standout and junior at Piedmont, had a .407 on-base percentage and hit .317 with team-highs in hits (40

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NOTES: Clowney injured, may miss spring game

Neck and back pain could sideline standout South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney for the remainder of spring practice and the Gamecocks' spring game.. Clowney, considered a 2013 Heisman Trophy candidate and a likely first-round NFL draft pick, sprained his neck in practice last week in a collision with

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Final Four leaves Atlanta with numerous memories

Kevin Ware's injury and his team's response were part of a memorable Final Four in Atlanta.

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Louisville beats Michigan to claim NCAA championship

With unsung heroes carrying both teams in the first half of the NCAA Men's National Championship Game, the title ultimately came down to the leaders each had come to depend on all season.

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Hancock comes off bench to shine for Louisville

Louisville reserve Luke Hancock was named Final Four MVP after his 22 points in the national championship game.

Ware a national champion

Kevin Ware is a national champion. Luke Hancock scored 22 points and Peyton Siva added 18 as Louisville defeated Michigan, 82-76 in the national title game at the Georgia Dome.

Farmer pitches well, still drops first game of '13

DURHAM, N.C. -- Buck Farmer was once again dominant for Georgia Tech on Friday, but this time it wasn't enough. Farmer tossed a complete game, six-hitter and allowed just two earned runs, but Tech left 10 runners on base, six in scoring position, and Farmer lost his first game

Bench leads Louisville rally past Wichita State

ATLANTA --Star guard Russ Smith did his part for top-seeded Louisville. His main two supporters were a bit of surprise, though.

VIDEO: Kevin Ware presents Top Ten on "Late Show"

Injured Louisville basketball player Kevin Ware presented the Top Ten on Thursday's "Late Show with David Letterman."

Ware, Pitino speak about injury

LOUISVILLE, KY - Before heading south to Atlanta for this weekend’s Final Four, Louisville coach Rick Pitino and Kevin Ware and his mother spoke at a press conference Wednesday about Ware’s horrific leg injury and his come back.

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Ware hurt, knocked out of Louisville's regional final victory

INDIANAPOLIS - Former Rockdale star Kevin Ware suffered a gruesome leg injury during Louisville’s regional final Sunday against Duke.

Ware, Louisville one win from final four; Thompson, FGCU bow out in regional semis

INDIANAPOLIS - Kevin Ware and the Louisville men’s basketball team are one win away from another final four.

Yates an All-American again

CONYERS - Peter Yates is once again a wrestling All-American.

Rockdale grads Ware, Thompson preparing for Sweet 16

It has already been a memorable NCAA Tournament for two former Rockdale basketball standouts. Now Kevin Ware of Louisville and Florida Gulf Coast’s Bernard Thompson, both sophomores, get to participate in the Sweet 16, which begins today.

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Sweet 16 for Rockdale's Thompson, No. 15 Florida Gulf Coast

PHILADELPHIA -- Florida Gulf Coast doesn't have any high school All-Americans on its squad. It doesn't have an experienced head coach, and with only one senior starter, there isn't a wealth of experience on the roster either.. What the team does have is a berth in the Sweet 16 and

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