Kansas to build $18-million facility for Naismith rules
The facility will connect to Allen Fieldhouse and house the sport's founding document.
Florida Gulf Coast hires Joe Dooley as coach
Dooley, who replaces Andy Enfield, has been an assistant at Kansas for 10 seasons.
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak
Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday.
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New women's soccer league hopes slow approach is key to success
The National Women's Soccer League, which started Saturday, has smaller stadiums and the backing of the U.S., Canadian and Mexican soccer federations. The salaries of national team players will be paid by the federations, a huge break for the team owners. Shawnee Mission District Stadium in Overland Park, Kansas, isn't the kind of place most people associate with sporting history. A fake-turf football field ringed by a synthetic track and grandstands seating just 6,150, the nondescript stadium's main tenants are a pair of local high schools.
Toronto's Reyes likely out until All-Star break
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- All-Star shortstop Jose Reyes likely will be sidelined until the All-Star break because of a severely sprained left ankle....