BATON ROUGE, La. — The Pete Maravich Assembly Center has spent 50 years seeing commencements and concerts, presidential power and a governor’s prayer rally. It was not until this past weekend, though, that it came within about five minutes of hosting the second-biggest upset in the history of the N.C.A.A.
Cleveland Browns, he’s your problem now. You courted Deshaun Watson, took him in and handed him the fattest guaranteed contract in N.F.L. history, despite his tarnished reputation and the many women who have accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions. Now, for all of his sublime talents at quarterback,
After Arizona handed Connecticut a humbling loss in last season’s Final Four, Geno Auriemma, the Huskies’ head coach, was blunt about his team’s level of maturity. “When we’re high and when we’re on top of the world, we think everything’s great,” Auriemma said at the time. “And when things don’t
TAMPA, Fla. — For so long in Major League Baseball, the Yankees sat atop the payroll rankings. George Steinbrenner, the billionaire who reigned over the team for 37 years until his death in 2010, loved to spend and to win. His franchise earned seven World Series titles during his stewardship.