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Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic makes a backhand return to Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

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Former NFL football players Jim Brown, left, and Takeo Spikes participate in a sports and activism panel entitled "From Protest to Progress: Next Steps" Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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From left, former NBA basketball players Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Chris Webber and NFL Football wide receiver Anquan Boldin smile during a sports and activism panel entitled "From Protest to Progress: Next Steps" Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in San Jose , Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Former U.S. Olympian Tommie Smith, right, speaks as NFL football wide receiver Anquan Boldin listensduring a sports and activism panel entitled "From Protest to Progress: Next Steps" Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez smiles as he speaks at a news conference announcing the retirement by the team of his jersey No. 11 on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Seattle. The Mariners will retire Martinez's number as he continues to move closer to induction in the baseball Hall of Fame. Team president Kevin Mather said that Martinez's number will be officially retired Aug. 12 as part of a weekend celebration. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez, left, is greeted by former teammate Jay Buhner following a news conference announcing the retirement by the team of Martinez's jersey No. 11, on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Seattle. The Mariners will retire Martinez's number as he continues to move closer to induction in the baseball Hall of Fame. Team president Kevin Mather said that Martinez's number will be officially retired Aug. 12 as part of a weekend celebration. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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Seattle Mariners former designated hitter Edgar Martinez smiles as he speaks at a news conference announcing the retirement by the team of his jersey number 11, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Seattle. The Mariners will retire Martinez's number as he continues to move closer to induction in the baseball Hall of Fame. Team president Kevin Mather said that Martinez's number will be officially retired Aug. 12 as part of a weekend celebration. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, file photo, Utah's Devon Daniels (3) and David Collette (13) celebrate on the bench in the second half during an NCAA college basketball game of their 86-64 win over Southern California in Salt Lake City. The Utes have exceeded expectations after being picked to finish No. 8 in the Pac-12. Hhowever, the team is still searching for a signature win, and it gets the chance this week against No. 10 Oregon at home. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, file photo, Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak talks to his team during a timeout in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Washington in Seattle. The Utes have exceeded expectations after being picked to finish No. 8 in the Pac-12. Hhowever, the team is still searching for a signature win, and it gets the chance this week against No. 10 Oregon at home. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

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Seattle Sounders including forward Clint Dempsey, center, and team captain midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, second from right, jog during the first training session of the 2017 MLS soccer season, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Tukwila, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Seattle Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer gets a hug as he greets fans before the first training session of the 2017 MLS soccer season, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Tukwila, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Seattle Sounders head coach Brian Schmetzer, right, talks with David Tenney, left, manager of performance and sports science, during the first training session of the 2017 MLS soccer season, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Tukwila, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Workers run cable in preparation for Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in the NFL football championship game Sunday, Feb. 5. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Workers prepare a lighting tower outside NRG Stadium, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in NFL football's Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at NRG Stadium. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Workers prepare a lighting tower outside NRG Stadiumm Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in NFL football's Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at NRG Stadium. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Grounds crew members paint the New England Patriots logo on the field at NRG Stadium Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in NFL football's Super Bowl LI, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Workers prepare for Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in NFL football's Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Grounds crew members paint the New England Patriots logo in the end zone at NRG Stadium, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Houston. The New England Patriots will play the Atlanta Falcons in NFL footbalj's Super Bowl LI Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Congo's supporter chant ahead of the African Cup of Nations Group C soccer match between Congo and Togo at the Stade de Port-Gentil, in Port-Gentil, Gabon, Tuesday Jan. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

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Congo's,Merveille Bokadi Bope, left, Chancel Mangulu Mbemba, centre, and Jonathan Bolingi Mpangi, right, celebrates at the end of a soccer match during the African Cup of Nations Group C soccer match between Congo and Togo at the Stade de Port-Gentil, Gabon, Tuesday Jan. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)