RIO DE JANEIRO A judge in Brazil has issued an order to prevent U.S. swimmers Ryan Lochte and James Feigen from leaving the country on the grounds they gave conflicting accounts of their robbery outside the Rio Games on Sunday, a Brazilian newspaper said on Wednesday.Lochte, one of swimming’ s most decorated Olympians, had already returned to the United States ahead of the court ruling, the newspaper quoted Brazilian police as saying. It was unclear if Feigen had also left the country.Lochte said he, Feigen and two other team mates were traveling back to the Athletes’ Village in a taxi in the early hours of the morning after a party when armed men carrying police badges pulled them over. The gunmen ordered them to drop to the ground and demanded their wallets and belongings, Lochte said.
It was a bad day for East Carolina at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Saturday. And it started even before the Pirates’ American Athletic Conference opener against Central Florida even kicked off. The school’s band sparked a […]
BUFFALO, N.Y. The extra time off certainly seemed to help the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.Three players scored and Cam Ward made 22 saves to lead the Hurricanes to a 3-1 win over the […]
CHAPEL HILL — A New Orleans newspaper reported earlier this week that North Carolina’s Larry Fedora is a potential candidate for the vacant football coaching position at LSU. The Times-Picayune and NOLA.com, citing unnamed sources, […]