Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY

Scott Gleeson

USA TODAY

Chicago, IL, United States

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Recent:
  • USA TODAY
  • North Jersey News
  • Enquirer
  • The Courier-Journal
Past:
  • Naples Daily News
  • News-Leader
  • MontgomeryAdvertiser
  • The Tennessean
  • delawareonline
  • Indianapolis Star
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • Detroit Free Press
  • The Journal News
  • Lansing StateJournal
  • and more…

Recent articles by Scott:

No. 1 Louisville and No. 8 Duke both show why they're national title contenders

With their wins Tuesday, No. 1 Louisville and No. 8 Duke showed why they are considered national title contenders. Here's why they are elite. → Read More

Purdue upsets defending national champion and No. 2 Virginia in blowout

Purdue got a small measure of revenge for last season's end by blowing out defending national champion Virginia in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. → Read More

International Skating apologizes for 'error' nominating Holocaust-themed costume for award

ISU apologized Monday for erroneously nominating an offensive Holocaust-themed outfit worn by Russian figure skater Anton Shulepov for an award. → Read More

College basketball's biggest underachievers and overachievers in opening month

The first month of the college football season is in the books. Duke, Michigan, Kentucky and Virginia are were some of the highs and lows so far. → Read More

Arena Football League files for bankruptcy, ceases all operations

The Arena Football League announced Wednesday it had declared bankruptcy and would not go on after more than 30 years in existence. → Read More

Duke's loss to Stephen F. Austin ranks as one of biggest upsets in college hoops history

Duke hosted Stephen F. Austin at Cameron Indoor for what seemed like an easy win. Instead it got upset in one of the biggest college hoops shockers. → Read More

Reports: MLB investigating reliever Sam Dyson over domestic violence, animal abuse allegations

Free-agent reliever Sam Dyson is being investigated by Major League Baseball over allegations of domestic violence and animal abuse, per reports. → Read More

Bernie Sanders blasts MLB's 'greed' in letter to commissioner over proposal to cut minor league teams

The Democratic presidential candidate and Senator from Vermont wrote a letter to MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. → Read More

Browns DT Sheldon Richardson takes shot at Mason Rudolph after Steelers QB's benching

Ahead of their Week 13 rematch, Cleveland Browns DT Sheldon Richardson made it known he wants another shot at Pittsburgh Steelers QB Mason Rudolph. → Read More

Kennesaw State women's basketball player Kamiyah Street charged with three counts of murder

Kamiyah Street, junior guard on the Kennesaw State women's basketball team, charged with three counts of murder for alleged role in July shooting. → Read More

Columbia University fencing team, at White House for Champions Day, unable to give Trump letter on gender issues

Columbia fencing team was at White House for National Champions Day, but it was stopped from delivering letter about gender issues to President Trump. → Read More

Tim Tebow emotionally honors dog Bronco's death with heartfelt goodbye

A heartbroken Tim Tebow shared teary-eyed videos from Wednesday when he had to say goodbye to his dog, Bronco. → Read More

Patriots' Tom Brady quips that he’s disliked the Cowboys ‘since coming out of the womb’

Patriots' Tom Brady looks forward to facing Cowboys on Sunday, since growing up, he was 49ers fan and disliked Dallas "since coming out of the womb." → Read More

Penn State QB, St. X grad, Sean Clifford says he 'deleted' social media after death threats

Penn State QB Sean Clifford said he shut down his social media after receiving death threats following his team's lost to Minnesota. → Read More

Antonio Brown apologizes to Robert Kraft for 'bad media and the drama'

After his short-lived stint with the Patriots, Antonio Brown has apologized to Robert Kraft for causing the organization bad publicity after release. → Read More

Mavericks guard Luka Doncic inches into LeBron James stratosphere with 42-point triple-double

Mavericks guard Luka Doncic, who is only 20 years old, is off to a blistering start, registering his sixth triple-double in 13 games this season. → Read More

Signed Michael Jordan $5 check from game of pool in 1984 now up for auction

A student got the upper hand on Michael Jordan at pool table in 1984, and there's a $5 check signed by Jordan that is proof. It's now up for auction. → Read More

After Kyle Allen has 4 picks, Eric Reid makes plea for Panthers to sign Colin Kaepernick

After his QB Kyle Allen threw four interceptions in a loss to the Falcons, Panthers safety Eric Reid made a strong pitch for Colin Kaepernick. → Read More

Winners and losers from college basketball's signing day deadline (sorry, Kentucky)

College basketball's early signing day period left some teams ecstatic (such as Duke and UNC) and others devastated (sorry, Kentucky). → Read More

76ers rookie Matisse Thybulle quickly responds to mom's heartfelt message about son's leukemia diagnosis

NBA rookie Matisse Thybulle quickly responded to Beth Curley's message on Instagram about her son's recent leukemia diagnosis. → Read More