Western Carolina's football program will open its 2017 season at the University of Hawaii in a first-ever meeting between the two programs.
Six races down and 20 to go before the regular season ends in the Sprint Cup Series.
The Carolina Panthers signed linebacker Jason Trusnik to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
The Kansas City Royals released veteran infielder Rafael Furcal on Tuesday.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant underwent bone graft surgery Tuesday on his right foot.
Carolina Hurricanes forward Riley Nash has been diagnosed with a concussion, coach Bill Peters said on Tuesday.