Sports Briefs

July 2, 2012 Olympics OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps’ Olympic program is set. He’ll be going for another eight gold medals. He’s not the …

Woods passes Nicklaus

July 2, 2012 BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The images of Tiger Woods, dressed in his red shirt and raising both arms on the 18th green after another victory, …

Former UA athlete makes Olympics

June 29, 2012 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Former Arkansas pole vault standout Jeremy Scott has secured a spot on the 2012 Olympic team after placing second in competition at …

UofA moves forward on building projects

June 29, 2012 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas says it’s accepting proposals for a new basketball practice facility, indoor training space for baseball and track and …

Rosol defeats Nadal at Wimbledon

June 29, 2012 WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — It was Lukas Rosol and not Rafael Nadal who looked like a 2-time Wimbledon champion used to pummeling opponents into submission …

Sports Briefs

June 29, 2012 Pro basketball MIAMI (AP) —  Dwyane Wade needs surgery on his left knee and will miss the London Olympics. The Miami Heat …

Lewis targets Tseng in Roger

June 29, 2012 ROGERS (AP) — Stacy Lewis insists she doesn’t have a rivalry with top-ranked Yani Tseng. Not yet, at least. Lewis, ranked No. 2 and a …