Tuesday, July 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eugenio Suarez hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 3-2 last night to end the Nationals' nine-game home winning streak. Suarez went 3 for 4 with two RBIs to help the Reds snap a three-game skid and improve to 4-0 against Washington this year, clinching the season series.
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Two Eastern Kentucky University football players who were suspended after fighting have been reinstated to the team. The school said in a statement that junior offensive lineman Colton Scurry and junior defensive lineman Patrick Graffree were reinstated to the team.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Syracuse is the attendance leader in men's basketball, edging Kentucky for the second straight year. The NCAA said yesterday that Syracuse averaged 23,854 fans per game last season, just ahead of Kentucky's 23,572. Louisville, at 21,386, was the only other school to draw better than 20,000 a game.
UNDATED (AP) - South Carolina has ended Tennessee's 11-year run atop the attendance standings in women's basketball. The Gamecocks averaged 12,293 fans this season at home, the most in the country. The Lady Vols were second with 10,375. South Carolina jumped nearly 6,000 fans per game this season.