Hawaii struggled to produce an offense that could compete, particularly in the early going when it was being outscored by a combined 94-36 against the likes of USC, Oregon State and Nevada. However, in the first Mountain West Conference home game in late September the squad actually threw a scare into nationally-ranked Fresno State, before dropping a 42-37 final.
In August 2010, Busch won the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Truck Series races at Bristol on the same week, becoming the first driver in NASCAR history to accomplish that feat. One year ago here, he took the checkered flag for the Nationwide and Truck events but finished 11th in the Sprint Cup race. He had to start from the rear of the field after he had wrecked in qualifying.
Johnny Manziel made things very easy for Mike Pettine.
Former All-Star pitcher Curt Schilling said chewing smokeless tobacco gave him cancer.
Dick Bavetta, who set an ironman streak among NBA referees, is retiring after 39 years, the league announced Tuesday.
The New York Rangers agreed to terms with free agent forward Kevin Hayes on Wednesday.