Weber State University named former Utah assistant Jay Hill as its new head football coach on Thursday.
The No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2014.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker and defensive lineman Derek Wolfe have both been ruled out for Thursday's game against the San Diego Chargers.
The Texas Rangers signed four players to minor league contracts on Thursday and also selected NFL star quarterback Russell Wilson in the minor league phase of the Rule 5 Draft.
New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton was held out of Wednesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of a sore left hamstring.
The National Hockey League on Wednesday issued a two-game suspension to Tampa Bay Lightning forward Richard Panik.