Coaching

Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph speaks during a press conference at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
February 28, 2018 - 1:35 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the NFL combine (all times EST): 1:45 p.m. Browns coach Hue Jackson hopes to avoid starting a rookie quarterback in 2018. Cleveland owns the No. 1 overall pick, and is expected to use it to select a quarterback from a talented group that includes Southern Cal's Sam...
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February 28, 2018 - 1:32 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Fourth-ranked Louisville ended up with the Atlantic Coast Conference's player and coach of the year. Junior guard Asia Durr was named the league's top player while Jeff Walz earned top coaching honors Wednesday from the league's head coaches as well as the panel featuring...
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FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2018, file photo, Ohio State forward Keita Bates-Diop, left, drives against Penn State forward Deivis Zemgulis during an NCAA college basketball game in Columbus, Ohio. Chris Holtmann’s first season coaching at Ohio State was a hit after the Buckeyes exceeded preseason expectations to finish 15-3 in the league to get the second seed in the Big Ten conference tournament. Bates-Diop, who averages 19.2 points and 8.9 rebounds per game, won league player of the year honors. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon, File)
February 28, 2018 - 12:01 pm
Ohio State's Keita Bates-Diop is The Associated Press player of the year in the Big Ten Conference and the Buckeyes' Chris Holtmann is its coach of the year. The AP announced its Big Ten honors Wednesday, the opening day of the conference tournament in New York. Bates-Diop and Purdue's Carsen...
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FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2018, file photo, Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio addresses the media in East Lansing, Mich. Dantonio says he wants to be “a part of the solution” as both the school and his football program face ongoing questions about how sexual assault allegations have been handled. Dantonio spoke at the start of spring practice Tuesday, saying he hopes the community and university are healing. The campus has been rocked by the sex-abuse scandal involving disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, and the school’s president and athletic director resigned last month. (AP Photo/Al Goldis, File)
February 27, 2018 - 8:57 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — As Mark Dantonio and Michigan State began spring practice, there was no avoiding the questions the school and his football program have been facing. Dantonio wanted to focus on the future. "I want to commit to be a part of the solution," the Michigan State coach said...
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February 27, 2018 - 7:35 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio says he wants to be "a part of the solution" as both the school and his football program face ongoing questions about how sexual assault allegations have been handled. Dantonio spoke at the start of spring practice Tuesday, saying he...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, photo, Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, poses for a photo with her son Jaylen, 7, left, and daughter Linda, 10, at a community gym in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child's development. Some now feel compelled to take a more cautious approach in monitoring adult interactions, as advancement beyond pee-wee leagues become increasingly coach-driven. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
February 27, 2018 - 6:18 am
SEATTLE (AP) — With Olympic prodigies having just dazzled audiences worldwide, parents in the U.S. are reconciling the thrill of the gold with their fears from recent sexual abuse scandals in elite youth sports. Shannon Stabbert said her 6-year-old daughter wants to be a gymnast, but the Seattle...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, photo, Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, poses for a photo with her son Jaylen, 7, left, and daughter Linda, 10, at a community gym in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child's development. Some now feel compelled to take a more cautious approach in monitoring adult interactions, as advancement beyond pee-wee leagues become increasingly coach-driven. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
February 27, 2018 - 6:13 am
SEATTLE (AP) — With Olympic prodigies having just dazzled audiences worldwide, parents in the U.S. are reconciling the thrill of the gold with their fears from recent sexual abuse scandals in elite youth sports. Shannon Stabbert said her 6-year-old daughter wants to be a gymnast, but the Seattle...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, photo, Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, poses for a photo with her son Jaylen, 7, left, and daughter Linda, 10, at a community gym in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child's development. Some now feel compelled to take a more cautious approach in monitoring adult interactions, as advancement beyond pee-wee leagues become increasingly coach-driven. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
February 27, 2018 - 2:07 am
SEATTLE (AP) — With Olympic prodigies having just dazzled audiences worldwide, parents in the U.S. are reconciling the thrill of the gold with their fears from recent sexual abuse scandals in elite youth sports. Shannon Stabbert said her 6-year-old daughter wants to be a gymnast, but the Seattle...
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Former Iowa Barnstormers coach Greg Stephen is pictured in a Sept. 1, 2008 photo. Investigators have seized a trove of electronic devices from a northeastern Iowa cabin owned by Stephens, a youth basketball coach under investigation for allegedly making videos of naked boys. Stephen, co-director of the Iowa Barnstormers, left the traveling youth organization Feb. 22, 2018, after agents searched his Monticello home. Newly available documents show agents also searched a cabin in a recreation area near Lake Delhi and seized smartphones, tablets and flip phones.(The Des Moines Register via AP)
February 26, 2018 - 4:19 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Investigators seized phones, hard drives and other devices during a search of a cabin owned by a prominent Iowa youth basketball coach under investigation for allegedly making videos of boys showering, court records show. An investigator also said Monday that Iowa officials...
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February 26, 2018 - 3:08 pm
HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Colgate men's basketball coach Matt Langel has been named Patriot League coach of the year. Colgate was picked to finish fifth in the league and wound up second, matching the 2014-15 squad. The Raiders (17-12, 12-6 Patriot League) tied all-time program records with 17 regular-...
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