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NCAA cancels Division I fall championships (but not major college football)

Football is not impacted, but soccer, field hockey, women's volleyball, cross-country, and water polo for the 357 Division I schools will be.

Golf roundup

Harold Varner III grabs share of early lead at Wyndham Championship

Varner tied his career low round with an 8-under 62 to grab a share of a three-way lead after the first round on Thursday.

Gary Washburn | On basketball

As he struggles in Philadelphia, Al Horford appreciates his time with the Celtics

Horford left Boston for Philadelphia, and now has to help the underachieving 76ers get past the Celtics in the first round of the playoffs.


Derek Almeida returns home, as football coach at Fairhaven

After a successful six-year run at Falmouth High, he returns to his alma mater, following in the footsteps of his father, Dana.

NFL, union agree to extend daily coronavirus testing

The NFL decided to use more rapid onsite testing and as contact increases around the league next week.

This week’s PGA Tour event is in North Carolina, but the focus is on making it to Boston

Players are fighting for the final spots to reach the 125-man field for the FedEx Cup playoffs, which begin Aug 20 in Norton.

Big 12 intends to play college football in the fall

The Big 12 intends to hold league games beginning Sept. 26, in a 10-game season.