Sports News Headline Glance Ex-Vandy player Banks gets 15 years for rape 2017-08-18T12:09:15.000000000-05:00 Ex-Vandy player Banks gets 15 years for rape Dwight Howard finds the best place for one more chance 2017-08-18T11:44:39.000000000-05:00 Dwight Howard finds the best place for one more chance Former Vanderbilt Football Player Brandon Banks Sentenced to 15 Years for Rape 2017-08-18T12:27:22.000000000-04:00 Former Vanderbilt cornerback Brandon Banks was sentenced to 15 years in prison stemming from his involvement in a 2013 gang rape of a female student. Per Stacey Barchenger of the Tennessean, criminal court judge Monte Watkins handed down the sentence on Friday after a jury convicted him of aggra... Timberwolves release preseason schedule 2017-08-18T16:20:35.000000000+00:00 The Minnesota Timberwolves announced their preseason schedule, which includes two games in China against the Golden State Warriors Ex-Vanderbilt football player sentenced to 15 years in rape 2017-08-18T16:16:22.000000000+00:00 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A former Vanderbilt University football player has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student. 2011 champ Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured hand 2017-08-18T16:15:19.000000000+00:00 NEW YORK (AP) Past U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur has pulled out of the year's last Grand Slam tournament because of an injured right hand. Giants sign Severin, Eagan, waive-injured Johnson, Snead 2017-08-18T16:15:18.000000000+00:00 EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have signed receivers Canaan Severin and Ed Eagan and waived-injured rookie receivers Keeon Johnson and Kevin Snead. Arsenal Transfer News: Gabriel Paulista Transfers to Valencia on 5-Year Contract 2017-08-18T12:14:11.000000000-04:00 Valencia have wrapped up a deal for Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista, it was confirmed on Friday. The Brazilian's move was relayed by the Gunners' Twitter account, who wished the player well at his new club: Valencia released the following clip confirming the capture of the player, who has sig... James Franklin, Penn State Reportedly Agree to New 6-Year Contract 2017-08-18T12:11:53.000000000-04:00 Penn State University head football coach James Franklin reportedly had a six-year contract extension worth $34.8 million approved Friday by the school's compensation committee. Bruce Feldman of Sports Illustrated first reported the news and noted the contract includes a $2 million buyout claus... 2011 champ Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured hand 2017-08-18T16:06:53.000000000+00:00 NEW YORK (AP) Past U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur has pulled out of the year's last Grand Slam tournament because of an injured right hand.