Friday, November 1, 2002
Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith said Saturday that Pete Rose should admit wrongdoing before he's voted into the Hall. Commissioner Bud Selig plans to schedule a meeting with the 60 living Hall of Famers perhaps next month to discuss whether Rose should be allowed back into the game following his ban for gambling.
The Orlando Magic placed Grant Hill on the injured list because of chronic pain in his surgically repaired left ankle, and there was no timetable for his return.
A fourth Yale University student died from injuries suffered Friday when an SUV packed with nine friends hit a tractor-trailer on a snowy interstate. Most of the victims were members of Yale's football and baseball teams, including two who remained hospitalized in critical condition. Nicholas Grass, 19, of Holyoke, Mass., had helped lead the baseball team to the regional finals as a pitcher in 2001. Yale athletic director Tom Beckett announced his death during an afternoon women's basketball game.
Kentucky coach Rich Brooks has hired his former boss, Steve Ortmayer, as assistant coach and the coach of special teams and tight ends. Ortmayer, a former director of football operations for the Rams, is the seventh assistant hired by Brooks.
Darnell Archey of Butler missed a foul shot, ending his NCAA Division I record of 85 consecutive free throws. The miss came with 3:42 left in the second half against Youngstown State. Until then he had made every free throw since Feb. 8, 2001, a span of 56 games.
Lightning suspended play in the third round of the Dunhill Championship, with Wales' Bradley Dredge and South Africa's Bradford Vaughan sharing the lead.
Australia's Chris Downes eagled the 17th hole for a 3-under 69 and a two-stroke lead after the third round of the New Zealand Open.
Former Clemson player Charles Warren III won the Panama Open, closing with a 1-under 71 for a one-stroke victory over fellow American Ken Duke.
On the air
WPBA Nationals, 1 p.m., ESPN2
ABC Masters, 11:30 a.m., ESPN
Skating Spectacular, 4 p.m., WSIL
Dunhill Championship, 8 a.m., GOLF
Sony Open in Hawaii, 6 a.m., ESPN
College men's basketball
Georgia Tech at Wake Forest, 5:30 p.m., FOX-Midwest
College women's basketballHouston at Cincinnati, 2 p.m., ESPN2
Bradley at Northern Iowa, 3 p.m., FOX-Midwest
LSU at Arkansas, 4 p.m., ESPN
Tampa Bay at Philadelphia, 2 p.m., KBSI, KZIM-960
Tennessee at Oakland, 5:30 p.m., KFVS, KZIM-960
Philadelphia at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m., ESPN2
Australian Open, 1 p.m., ESPN; 9 p.m., ESPN2
Illinois State at Southeast, 2 p.m.