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Photo of Chris Herren Jr. diving for a loose ball.

Holiday Gift: Son of ex-Bulldog Chris Herren Gets Scholarship

BOSTON — Boston College walk-on Chris Herren Jr. thought he was forgotten when coach Jim Christian handed out holiday presents after practice. Then the coach motioned to an assistant for an envelope Thursday. Teammates Cheer Decision It took Herren a few ...
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Is Biggest 2018 Fresno State Football Win yet to Come?

Here's a message for doubters, dropouts and down-on-the-couch types diminishing the ranks of the once nationally recognized Red Wave. These, my friends, are the good old' days. Opinion Bill McEwen Jeff Tedford's Bulldogs ended all debat...
Photo of bobbleheads of former Negro League pitcher Satchel Paige of the Kansas City Monarchs

Negro Leagues Bobbleheads Part of Fundraising Campaign

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Fans of the former Negro Leagues are being asked to help a campaign to create bobbleheads of 30 stars from the league — with a goal of commemorating the league's upcoming centennial. Organizers of the effort, which was unveiled Wednesday,...
Photo of the Golden State Warriors celebrating after a win

Warriors Named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year

(Mark Hammermeister/Courtesy of Sports Illustrated via AP) The three-time NBA champion Golden State Warriors are the fourth team to be honored as Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of the Year. The Warriors join the 1980 U.S. hockey team, the 1999 U.S. W...