Big Plays, Lego Style

This undated image taken from video provided by Lego animator Jared Jacobs shows a frame from a video he created of BYU's Mitch Mathews catching a 42-yard pass by BYU quarterback Tanner Mangum with no time left to beat Nebraska 33-28 in Lincoln, Neb., last September. It took 30 hours to make the frame-by-frame video. (Jared Jacobs via AP)

Idaho man uses Legos to re-create college football big plays

Aug. 24 high school roundup

Taylor Carpenter / Hillcrest High School volleyball players Sadie Brooks (2) and Madalyn Moulton (6) go after the ball during a game against Century High School on Wednesday night. See a roundup on page B2 Taylor Carpenter /

The Hillcrest High School volleyball team split their season opening matches while Idaho Falls and Bonneville swept theirs on Wednesday.

Top Sprint Cup teams face struggle to stay there

FILE - In this Jan. 21. 2016, file photo, Hendrick Motorsports team owner Rick Hendrick , center, poses with his drivers from left to right, Jimmie Johnson, Chase Elliott, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne during the NASCAR Charlotte Motor Speedway Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C. Keeping a dynasty seems even more challenging than creating one. Just ask Hall of Fame car owner Rick Hendrick. The NASCAR titan has fielded 11 Sprint Cup champions over the past 21 years, won 242 Sprint Cup races and just two seasons ago had all four of his star drivers_ Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne _ in the 16-team championship chase. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, File)

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Keeping a dynasty seems even more challenging than creating one. Just ask Hall of Fame car owner Rick Hendrick.

Yankees blank Mariners 5-0

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez is congratulated on his home run against the Seattle Mariners in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — It took little time for Yankees’ rookie Gary Sanchez to receive the type of respect normally reserved for established veterans considered among the elite hitters.

Hope Solo suspended from U.S. soccer team

FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2016, file photo, U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo takes the ball during a women's Olympic football tournament match against New Zealand in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Solo has been suspended form the team for six months for what U.S. Soccer termed conduct "counter to the organization's principles." The suspension is effective immediately. U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati said Wednesday, Aug. 24, that comments Solo made after the U.S. lost to Sweden during the Rio Olympics were "unacceptable and do not meet the standard of conduct we require from our National Team players." (AP Photo/Eugenio Savio, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans’ early departure from the Rio Olympics.

PGA Tour playoffs get start at The Barclays

IFLE - In this Aug. 23, 2013, file photo, Rickie Fowler hits a tee shot on the 17th hole during the third round of The Barclays golf tournament in Jersey City, N.J. So much more is at stake than $69 million in prize and bonus money during the FedEx Cup. The Barclays is the first postseason event, the start of deciding Ryder Cup teams and who gets voted player of the year. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The top five players on the PGA Tour this season should be plenty rested going into the FedEx Cup playoffs.


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