New Pac-12 commish Gould eyeing 'all options'

New Pac-12 commissioner Teresa Gould has a two-year window to consider "all options" for Oregon State and Washington State, as well as the conference itself.


Messi shines, but can Inter Miami's veteran stars keep up the pace in MLS?

Lionel Messi and his star-studded Inter Miami team won the MLS season opener vs. Real Salt Lake, but were there already signs of fatigue?


Messi mania hitting fever pitch ahead of MLS opener

Lionel Messi's first full season as an Inter Miami player begins on Wednesday. Kyle Bonagura takes a look at the impact the superstar is already having on MLS.


Could these five players make a Messi-like splash in MLS?

As Lionel Messi brings more attention than ever to MLS, these five players have the profile (and contract situation) to add to the league's momentum.


Sources: Fire finalizing deal for USMNT's Acosta

Chicago Fire FC is finalizing a deal to sign United States men's national team midfielder Kellyn Acosta, sources told ESPN.


Balotelli to join Nani for 7 vs. 7 tourney in U.S.

The Soccer Tournament has its first high-profile commitments for year number two, as Nani and Mario Balotelli have said they will compete in the 7-on-7, $1 million, winner-take-all contest in North Carolina this summer.


MetLife gets '26 WC final, USMNT kicks off in L.A.

The 2026 World Cup final will be held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on July 19, world soccer governing body FIFA announced on Sunday for the tournament being hosted by the United States, Mexico and Canada.


VanDerveer's 1,203rd career win sets NCAA mark

Stanford's Tara VanDerveer passed Mike Krzyzewski with her 1,203rd career victory on Sunday, becoming the winningest coach in NCAA basketball history.


Do January camps still benefit the USMNT?

The pathway from the USMNT's annual January camp to the A-squad isn't what it used to be. Olympics aside, little will be gained from Saturday's loss to Slovenia.


Berhalter backs Reyna seeking Dortmund exit

United States men's national team manager Gregg Berhalter said he supports midfielder Gio Reyna's intent to find regular playing time away from Borussia Dortmund.