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NFL teams can reopen facilities Tuesday with provisos

NFL teams can begin reopening their facilities on Tuesday if state and local governments will allow it.

NASCAR: Atlanta Motor Speedway among next few races

NASCAR announced Thursday Atlanta Motor Speedway is among the tracks that will host racing events in the near future.

NASCAR to resume season May 17 with seven races in 10 days

NASCAR will resume its season without fans starting May 17 at Darlington Raceway in South Carolina.

North Carolina governor OKs NASCAR race at Charlotte

The governor of North Carolina says NASCAR can hold the Coca-Cola 600 without fans at Charlotte Motor Speedway at the end of May if health conditions do not deteriorate in the state.

Southern Conference cancels athletic events through end of semester

The Southern Conference, which includes Mercer University, has canceled all athletics-related activities for the rest of the 2019-20 academic year.

NCAA cancels Division 1 men’s and women’s basketball tournaments

The NCAA has canceled the upcoming men's and women's basketball tournaments.

NASCAR race weekend at Atlanta still on but without fans

This weekend's NASCAR races at Atlanta Motor Speedway will be run with no fans in attendance.

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus threat

The National Basketball Association has suspended its season due to the threat of the Coronavirus.

NCAA Tournaments to be played in front of essential staff, limited family

Upcoming NCAA championship events will be played in front of only "essential staff" and "limited family."

Plane carrying NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. crashes in Tennessee

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. was taken to a hospital after his plane crashed in east Tennessee. The NASCAR television analyst and former...

Woman tells jury ex-UW football player raped her in his home

MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) - The trial of former University of Wisconsin football player Quintez Cephus has begun with a woman testifying that Cephus raped...

Five-star running back Kendall Milton chooses Georgia

CLOVIS, California (41NBC/WMGT) - Five-star running back Kendall Milton has committed to the University of Georgia. Milton, who attended Buchanan High School in Clovis, California,...