ASTROS: Named Mike Rosamond Sr. area scout for southern states.
METS: Sent P Rabell Rivera outright to Triple-A Norfolk.
RED SOX: Claimed P Jeff Wallace off waivers from Devil Rays.
UTAH STARZZ (WNBA): Signed Candi Harvey, coach, to a multi-year contract extension.
NCAA: Denied appeal to restore the eligibility of UCLA senior football RB DeShaun Foster.
ARKANSAS: Suspended junior RB Fred Talley indefinitely from football team for breaking team rules.
EASTERN OREGON: Promoted offensive coordinator Jim Fenwick to football coach.
UTAH STATE: Signed football coach Mick Dennehy to a two-year contract extension.
WEST TEXAS A&M;: Named former Bills assistant coach Ronnie Jones football coach.
BROWNS: Signed TE Shonn Bell to practice squad and DB Dyshod Carter to active roster.
JAGUARS: Re-signed LB Joe Wesley to practice squad.
PATRIOTS: Suspended WR Terry Glenn for one game. Placed LB Kole Ayi on IR.
LIGHTNING: Reassigned D Josef Boumedienne to AHL Springfield.
SHARKS: Re-signed D Mike Rathje.
THRASHERS: Activated D Yannick Tremblay from IR.
Track and field
JESSE OWENS AWARD: Won by pole vault world-record holder Stacy Dragila and shot put champion John Godina as the nation's outstanding track and field athletes for 2001.