The 2016 Rio Games have come to an end, but a four-year-long period of bragging rights is just beginning for athletes, their countries and their colleges. If the Pac-12 were a country, the conference would’ve finished 5th in the world with 55 Olympic medals won in Rio. Besting even the Pac-12 were
The Rio Olympics are officially over with IOC President Thomas Bach declaring the Games of the 31st Olympiad finished at the Closing Ceremony on Sunday night.
Olympic marathon silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa failed to return to Ethiopia Monday night despite assurances he would not be punished for his Rio protest over political repression in his country. An AFP journalist at the airport in Addis Ababa said Lilesa was not onboard the plane that landed on Monday