Toward the end of the 2013 college football season, the Marshall Thundering Herd and Rice Owls met up in a clash to determine the Conference USA champion.
NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Denny Hamlin's No. 11 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday after his Joe Gibbs Racing car failed post-race inspection this past Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The Arizona Cardinals have come to terms on a five-year contract extension with cornerback Patrick Peterson.
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will return to the booth for his 66th baseball season in 2015.
The Dallas Mavericks announced on Tuesday they have signed free-agent forwards Al-Farouq Aminu and Ivan Johnson to undisclosed contracts.
The Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday signed defenseman Jake Gardiner to a five-year contract.