NCAA investigators are planning to interview Miami football player Dyron Dye next week to see whether there are discrepancies between what he told them previously and what he wrote in an affidavit in support of former assistant coach Aubrey Hill, the Associated Press reported Friday.
The Hurricanes are being probed over ties between players, coaches, recruits, and administrators and former booster Nevin Shapiro, who is doing 20 years in federal prison for masterminding a $930 million Ponzi scheme.
NFL: The Seattle Seahawks confirmed that backup tight end Anthony McCoy may miss the entire 2013 season after sustaining a torn Achilles during an organized team activity earlier this week.
LOCAL: Dartmouth's Brett Gilson (Council Rock South) finished 21st in the javelin with a throw of 197 feet, 9 inches in the NCAA East Regional meet in Greensboro, N.C.
ULTIMATE FRISBEE: Philadelphia University and Swarthmore finished tied for fifth place in the women's NCAA Division III championships held May 18-19 in Milwaukee. Bowdoin beat Williams in the finals for the title.
CYCLING: The 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia was canceled because of snow along the route, avalanche threats, and subzero temperatures in the Italian Alps province of Brescia. Saturday's stage, in Ponte di Legno, was altered for the same reasons, leaving Vincenzo Nibali with a much milder finish to defend his lead.
Former Giro d'Italia winner Danilo Di Luca has tested positive for the blood booster EPO.
- Wire and staff reports