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Griner, Mercury not focused on 16-game win streak

Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury are closing in on one of the greatest records in WNBA history, the Los Angeles Sparks' 18-game winning streak.

Iowa halts free tuition offer

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Legal concerns have forced the University of Iowa to suspend a promotion offering free tuition to five randomly selected students…

SF benefits from Pirates' blunder, ends skid at 6

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runner…

Todd Mayo leaves Marquette to go pro

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Marquette guard Todd Mayo has decided to leave the program to pursue a professional basketball career.

Browns sign veteran S Jim Leonhard to contract

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland has signed safety Jim Leonhard, making the Browns the fifth different NFL team in the nine-year veteran's career.