Southern Conference football teams staged one of the more impressive title races in the FCS last season.
Last year's truck race at Eldora marked the first time in nearly 43 years a NASCAR national touring series event was held on a dirt track. The last major NASCAR race ran on dirt had been on Sept. 30, 1970 when Richard Petty won the Home State 200 at the one-mile State Fairgrounds Speedway in Raleigh, North Carolina.
The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker NaVorro Bowman on the physically unable to perform list on Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have placed infielder Grant Green on the 15-day disabled list because of a lumbar strain.
The Minnesota Timberwolves re-signed forward Robbie Hummel on Wednesday.
The Buffalo Sabres signed defenseman Andre Benoit to a one-year contract on Wednesday.