Arkansas-Little Rock athletic director Chris Peterson has resigned after making inappropriate comments about a player's mother during a live webcast of a women's soccer game.
Holden Thorp is packing up after nearly five years as chancellor at the University of North Carolina and leaving for Washington University in St. Louis, saying he's done with big-time college sports.
Germany 4, Greece 2
Nebraska officially joined the Big Ten.on Friday, becoming its 12th member and first new addition since Penn State in June 1990.
The women's World Cup in 2011 in Germany will open in Berlin, with the championship game in Frankfurt.
Chancellor Gordon Brown and sports minister Richard Caborn will tomorrow underline to FIFA president Sepp Blatter the seriousness of their backing for England's bid to host the 2018 World Cup.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is opposed to banning Iran from the World Cup because of controversial remarks by Iran's president, saying it would be wrong to punish the players for his words.
South Africa's bid to host the 2010 soccer World Cup was endorsed by German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder on Thursday.