Entering postseason play with identical 7-5 records, the Central Michigan Chippewas and the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will take part in the inaugural Popeyes Bahamas Bowl a day before Christmas at Thomas Robinson National Stadium.
Sprint will end its partnership with NASCAR after the 2016 season.
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather was placed on injured reserve Friday, ending his season due to a toe injury.
The Boston Red Sox and San Diego Padres have made a deal.
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant missed Friday's game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a sprained right ankle.
Columbus Blue Jackets forward Boone Jenner will be sidelined for one to two months due to a stress fracture in his back.