U.S. Soccer officials say FIFA, the world governing body of soccer, has ruled that forward David Wagner can play on the American team. Canada lost a challenge to FIFA that had alleged Wagner was ineligible to represent the U.S. because he played for the German youth team in the late 1980s… . Ronnie Walton, a point guard from Sacramento, Calif., has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Oregon State. Walton averaged 19 points and eight assists per game last season… . Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, on a three-day visit to Buenos Aries, said he would back Argentina’s bid to host the 2004 Olympic Games… . Bowling Green State University named former Indiana University assistant Dan Dakich its new men’s basketball coach. Dakich, 34, replaces Jim Larranaga, who left in March to take the head coaching job at George Mason University.
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