Southeastern Louisiana won't have to wait next season in its pursuit of a third straight Southland Conference football title.
Bill Elliott, a former Sprint Cup Series champion, and Wendell Scott, the first African-American to win a race in NASCAR's premier racing circuit, were among the sixth five-member class inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday night.
Ann Mara, the mother of New York Giants co-owner John Mara, died Sunday. She was 85.
The Boston Red Sox signed pitcher Alexi Ogando to a one-year contract on Friday.
Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo left Saturday's game against the Orlando Magic with a head injury and will not return.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Christian Ehrhoff will not be in action on Friday against the New Jersey Devils as he is undergoing tests for a possible concussion.