ATLANTA (AP) — LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82 on Friday night for a 2-0 lead with the series heading to Ohio.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — There's no bank of TV cameras surrounding Kurt Busch's hauler, no one monitoring his fluid intake to prevent dehydration, no golf cart waiting to whisk him away from NASCAR practice and off to Indianapolis. This year, Busch is glad to have his focus solely on the Coca-Cola 600.
THOMASVILLE —The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2015 NAIA Women’s Golf All-America teams, as selected by the NAIA-Women’s Golf Coaches Association All-America Committee. A total of 45 student-athletes were honored, with 15 individuals being named to either the first team, second team, or honorable mention, respectively.
THOMASVILLE — The Thomas University athletics department announced today the resignation of Stephen Cox as the Night Hawk men’s basketball head coach. The former Night Hawks coach will pursue other coaching opportunities.
THOMASVILLE — Kelias Williams’ final pass was a touch behind a crossing Quintavious Cooksey, but it didn’t matter. Cooksey pressed it against his right shoulder as he came left to right behind the defense at midfield and took it all the way to the endzone to give the white team a final touchdown in its 35-14 victory over the blue squad during Thomas County Central’s spring scrimmage Tuesday at the Jacket’s Nest.
Jimmy Womack was the man who often made Herschel Walker go — in 1980. If you witnessed this National Championship team in that glory year or if you examine old game film with a sage eye, you conclude that Womack was similarly as valuable to the offensive production as Walker was himself.
THOMASVILLE — One small mistake kept the Thomas County Central boys 4x100 relay team from competing in the finals of the GHSA Class AAAA state track and field meet, though two individuals came home with medals.
The Thomas County Central coaching staff as well as current and former Yellow Jackets will host a youth baseball camp Tuesday, May 26 through Thursday, May 28 at Central high school for boys ages 10 to 14.
BALTIMORE (AP) — American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby, yet didn't look unbeatable, as he had in his previous races. His trainer says he struggled. His jockey went to the whip about 30 times to urge him on in the stretch. His owner says the Derby wasn't even close to his best effort.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady's lawyers demanded that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell recuse himself from the Super Bowl MVP's "Deflategate" appeal and threatened to go to court unless the four-game suspension is overturned.
When the Players Championship concluded last Sunday, Kevin Kisner didn’t pout, sit in his locker downcast or find fault with a spike mark in his putting line on one of the greens which might have made a difference in his final score.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson pulled into victory lane after his late-race gamble paid off to win the rain-delayed Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway, then pulled out his cellphone and tried to dial his wife in the first few minutes of Mother's Day.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Na dropped his club and placed his hands on his hips as he watched his tee shot, certain that it was going to come up short of the island. Disappointment gave way to an embarrassed smile when he saw the ball settle 6 feet next to the flag.
THOMASVILLE — Two weeks of spring football came to a close on a hot Saturday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium. More than 100 Bulldog faithful came out to see Thomasville’s spring scrimmage, which took the form of a practice split up into different scenarios.
ATLANTA (AP) — Attorneys for No. 1 NFL pick Jameis Winston said in a federal court filing that the former Florida State University quarterback did not rape a woman who is suing him and that she is motivated by greed.