National Sports

Orange win opener despite Hunt's ejection

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse football team escaped with a 27-26 double overtime win over Villanova Friday night in their 2014 season opener. Read More »

Stewart to return to competition Sunday

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. Read More »

Team International captures NB3 Challenge victory

VERNON, N.Y. (WKTV) - An extraordinary performance led Team International to claim the 2014 Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge title over a competitive field of world-class PGA TOUR golfers at Turning Stone Resort Casino’s Atunyote Golf Club Wednesday. Read More »

SU hoops finds out ACC schedule

The Syracuse basketball team found out its 2014-15 ACC schedule Wednesday. Read More »

Utica Comets

AHL, Comets schedule announced

(WKTV) - The American Hockey League has announced the schedule for the 2014-15 season. The schedule for the Utica Comets is as follows: Day    Date     ... Read More »

Will Smith cut by Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots have cut Proctor graduate and Defensive End Will Smith. Read More »

Field to start at DE for Colgate

HAMILTON, N.Y. (WKTV) - Brett Field, a graduate of VVS in 2013 as well as a Sports Express All-Star during the 2012 season, will be starting for the Colgate football team this year. Read More »

Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward's death

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race. Read More »

Hoyer gets starting spot over rookie Manziel

BEREA, Ohio - Browns coach Mike Pettine has picked Brian Hoyer as starter over hotshot rookie Johnny Manziel. Read More »

Utica Comets

Comets to host Flames at Kennedy Arena

Utica Comets President Robert Esche has announced that the club will host a preseason contest at the John F. Kennedy Civic Arena in Rome, NY on Friday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. Read More »

UC heads abroad

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - The season may be three months away, but the Utica College Men's Hockey team will be back on the ice this week, playing overseas. Read More »

More than 500 attend funeral service for Kevin Ward Jr.

(WKTV) - The auditorium at South Lewis Central School in Turin was filled on Thursday. It was a standing room only crowd of more than 500 for the funeral service of 2012 graduate Kevin Ward Jr.. Read More »

Olczyk named UC assistant coach

UTICA, N.Y. - Utica College men's hockey Head Coach Gary Heenan named Eddie Olczyk as the new assistant coach of the Pioneers on Tuesday. Read More »

Boby Cox

Cox to host Otesaga Pro-Am Sept. 2

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - New HOF inductee Bobby Cox will be returning to the Birthplace of Baseball on September 2, to host the annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open ad Pro-Am at the Leatherstocking Golf Course. Read More »

Stewart on Ward death: 'there aren't words'

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Stewart says "there aren't words" to describe his sadness over the accident that killed Kevin Ward Jr. Read More »

Team: Stewart won't race Sunday after fatal crash

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) - Tony Stewart will not race Sunday following the death of a sprint car driver who was struck and killed by Stewart at an upstate New York dirt track. Read More »

Dungey Gets Overall Win at Unadilla

NEW BERLIN, N.Y. (WKTV) - Ryan Dungey won the first 450 series Pro Moto Saturday at Unadilla and his second place finish in Moto two gave him the overall win. Read More »

Woods leaves course because of back pain

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Tiger Woods has withdrawn after eight holes of the Bridgestone Invitational with apparent back pain. Read More »

Orange football camp begins with media day

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Syracuse football team opened up training camp Saturday with their first media session, at Manley Field House. Read More »

Woods to return to area to play in NB3 Challenge

(WKTV) - Tiger Woods is coming back to Central New York to play at Turning Stone's Atunyote Course. Read More »

Baseball HOF Induction Special

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (WKTV) - Mike Levin has a special edition of Sports Extra from the Baseball Hall of Fame Induction. Read More »

Baseball Hall of Fame enshrines six new inductees

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - The Baseball Hall of Fame has added six new members who have taken their place among the greats of the game. Read More »

Class of 2014 meets media on day before Induction

OOPERSTOWN,  N.Y. (WKTV) - Just hours before they are inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, the Class of 2014 met the media inside the Clark Sports Center. Read More »

Fans pack Cooperstown for Induction Weekend

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - The 2014 Bsaseball Hall of Fame Induction weekend is underway and fans are filtering in from all over the country. Read More »

Bills first NFL team to open 2014 training camp

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Bills began their 2014 training camp before any other NFL team Sunday night at St. John Fisher and continued with practice number two Monday. Read More »

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