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Oregon Ducks Oregon's Loyd goes from basketball to football
After four years as a point guard on Oregon's basketball team, Jonathan Loyd is making the transition to receiver for the Ducks, taking advantage of an NCAA rule that allows a player a fifth year of eligibility — in a different sport.

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Professional

Professional Young, Mariners take down Tigers 8-1
Chris Young pitched six shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners beat Detroit 8-1 Sunday, winning the weekend series and moving back ahead of the Tigers in the race for the second AL wild card spot.

Preps

Sports AFC West Preview: Broncos again class of division AFC West Preview: Broncos again class of division
The AFC West sported three playoff teams last season, with late-charging San Diego and resurgent Kansas City joining Super Bowl-bound Denver in the postseason.
Sports Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis knows hoops, too Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis knows hoops, too
Fans have lined the grassy hills beyond the playing field at the Little World Series to see Mo'ne Davis. The concession stands have sold out of the powder-blue T-shirts of her Mid-Atlantic team.
Sports NFL seeks right answer for marijuana use NFL seeks right answer for marijuana use
Marijuana is casting an ever-thickening haze across NFL locker rooms, and it's not simply because more players are using it.
Sports Seahawks: Accusations against Marshawn Lynch are 'bogus' Seahawks: Accusations against Marshawn Lynch are 'bogus'
The Seattle Seahawks said Tuesday they don't believe there's any weight to the allegations that running back Marshawn Lynch may have been involved in an assault Sunday morning at a Bellevue apartment.
Sports Bad behavior on social media can cost sports recruits Bad behavior on social media can cost sports recruits
As college programs increasingly use Twitter, Instagram and other social media accounts to evaluate a player's character, one wrong comment can cost a scholarship offer.
Sports San Francisco's Candlestick Park hosts final event San Francisco's Candlestick Park hosts final event (Photo Gallery)
Candlestick Park, San Francisco's cold and windy workhorse stadium, is closing after more than a half-century of hosting sports, concerts and other events. Over the years, the park was home field for the Giants and 49ers and the site of some of their greatest triumphs.
Sports Emmert says NCAA will appeal O'Bannon ruling
Mark Emmert said Sunday that the NCAA will appeal a ruling that opens the door for college athletes to receive some of the money they help generate in major sports.