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by | March 24, 2018 | 10:39

According to Kansas State players, who pulled off the improbable 61-58 win to set up an Elite 8 matchup with Loyola-Chicago on Saturday, the Kentucky players refused to shake hands. "It was us being very, very focused on scouting reports and being locked in". Thursday night's win marked the first defeat for K-State over Kentucky in 10 matchups.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:13

March Madness continues to do its best to make sure no ideal brackets exist, and that college basketball is a must-watch this time of the year. The first weekend of the 2018 NCAA Tournament certainly lived up to the title of March Madness , with six of the 12 highest seeded teams losing in the first two rounds.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:55

Complaints that the Jets would only be able to get the "third best" quarterback in the draft, or that they had simply given up too much were rife in my Twitter timeline. Those two second round picks should provide two more starters. Whether valid or not, it seemed that the Browns were playing footsie with running back Saquon Barkley .

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:37

Who knows Wales ?" Are there any Welsh people here? If England's Rugby Football Union are already casting about for a successor to Eddie Jones , they can forget about All Blacks coach Steve Hansen. "They're available for selection". "We've obviously had a bit of learning over the last few weeks but we are hungry, we are hungry to go out and perform, we're hungry to get a result".

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:32

In something of a surprise final, 20th seed Daria Kasatkina of Russian Federation takes on Japan's Naomi Osaka . Unseeded Japanese Roger Federer has earned a spot in the semi-finals of the Paribas Open here after beating Hyeon Chung in straight setsOsaka overcame World No.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:14

No. 8 Syracuse beat No. 7 Michigan State , 72-58, at Madison Square Garden behind 19 points from Scoop Jardine, while Rick Jackson and Kris Joseph chipped in 17 and 14 points, respectively. They crushed Colgate 83-54 in the title game March 7. NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Jarron Cumberland set career highs of 27 points and 11 rebounds as Cincinnati recovered after blowing a 10-point lead in the second half.

by | March 18, 2018 | 07:33

Buffalo picked up the program's biggest win with its best game of the season. It was the longest active streak in the country, which dated all the way back to November 26 1988. It happened after Lonnie Walker IV missed a free throw with a chance to give Miami a three-point lead with 9 seconds remaining. "I didn't know that at all", Knox said about the end of the streak.

by | March 18, 2018 | 06:24

So what did Sister Jean tell the Loyola players before the game? Loyola coach Porter Moser praised his team for refocusing after its first-round upset of Miami (Fla.). For the Ramblers, the nation is just now discovering what the team and university have long known. "I feel like she's aggressive. They got in position, and the refs called what they saw".

by | March 18, 2018 | 05:42

The Gonzaga Bulldogs are set to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes after surviving a scare in their First Round game. On defense, Ohio State did better Saturday night compared to the November game as Gonzaga scored on just 40 percent of their attempts beyond the arc.

by | March 18, 2018 | 04:32

Our current sports betting laws are so out of touch with reality that we're turning tens of millions of Americans into criminals for the simple act of enjoying college basketball. Some of those unheralded players have unforgettable names. How are the Cleveland Cavaliers doing this year? The Orange is better on defense this year, moving seven spots up to 11th in defensive efficiency, but its downfall would be on offense-it ranks 129th, compared to 50th during its 2016 run.

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:20

Courtney Stockard , coming off a hamstring injury, led the Bonnies on Tuesday with 26 points. That made up for unusually inefficient nights from the Bonnies' top two scorers, Jaylen Adams and Matt Mobley . Most of the Bonnies' metrics insisted they shouldn't have been anywhere near the play-in game. "I'm still not 100 percent", Stockard said, "but I'm feeling way better than when I did when I left the Richmond game".

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:01

Statistically, you should pick at least one of each this year, but it's up to you to figure out which teams seem most likely to bust your buddies' brackets. The NCAA tournament starts tonight in Dayton, with the full slate of games beginning Thursday afternoon. I expect the Jack Rabbits to come out hot and the Buckeyes will be fighting from behind the entire way.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:54

This was supposed to be Miller's best shot at finally breaking that Final Four barrier, the lone missing stanza on his resume. The Southeastern Conference set a league record with eight teams in the tournament. Peyton Aldridge is probably the best player - currently, as of today - that is going to be on the floor in this game while Kellan Grady is a freshman with National Basketball Association potential in his own right.

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:15

They also had to pay the heftiest price, fully (or almost fully) guaranteeing a three-year deal worth a little more than $28 million per season. He completed 64.3 percent of his passes for 4,093 yards, 27 touchdowns and 13 interceptions last season for the Washington Redskins .

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:08

He said: "This is true (that Liverpool are in the next round) but they do not have the FA cup either". Wissam Ben Yedder eventually punished them with a double, but Mourinho insists he needs more money to turn things around at Old Trafford.

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:29

Navas has been a regular in Sevilla's starting lineup since returning to the Spanish club last summer from City, where he played 183 games. Their spine of David De Gea, Eric Bailly, Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku have the possibility of providing the core of the club for the best part of a decade, complemented by youth team products Jesse Lingard , Marcus Rashford and Scott McTominay .

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:17

They have a league-high $90 million in cap room, so they can front-load a contract with a boatload of cash in the first year. The number is slightly less than the $90 million, $30 million per year reports that had surfaced last week. Bradford, the emergency replacement for Bridgewater, produced a career-best performance to start 2017 before redeveloping his own knee trouble. He was selected by the Redskins in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

by | March 13, 2018 | 05:49

Find out what time Manchester United vs Sevilla gets underway where you are in the world. Romelu Lukaku is strong in these challenges, so if you can not avoid the long ball then you have to be there to help your mate for the second ball.

by | March 12, 2018 | 04:44

It's the third 1-seed in the past five seasons under coach Tony Bennett, who guided his team to a regional final two years ago but has yet to take the next step: the Final Four . The region has three ACC teams, with Clemson joining Duke and North Carolina State . Some of the biggest names in college basketball were mentioned as allegedly being involved in improper benefit cases.

by | March 11, 2018 | 09:39

With 13 points separating Arsenal from a top-four finish, they next face a Premier League match against Watford on Sunday . Thursday's triumph at the San Siro may have put some life in the legs of the English outfit, but they will need to string some consistent results together before they can celebrate any kind of victory for the season.

by | March 11, 2018 | 06:03

Antonio Conte insists that they have not given up on the top four, even if last week's limp surrender to Manchester City suggested as much. For now, Chelsea can focus on this season's edition of the Champions League , in which they travel to Barcelona on Wednesday with the last-16 tie level at 1-1 after the first leg.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:46

If we can rotate the strike it will release the pressure from batsmen", Mahmudullah said at the post-match press conference yesterday. Unlike the first game against Sri Lanka, Indian bowlers were right on the mark from the start after captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and opted to bowl.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:31

On Friday, South Carolina's Dallas Goedert topped the wide receivers in the bench press with 23 repetitions with the 225-pound weight bar. His vertical put him in the 97th percentile among tight ends since 2010. But you could argue the Rams , Cowboys and Jaguars would have been better off taking Landon Collins/David Johnson, Jalen Ramsey/Derrick Henry and Deshaun Watson/Alvin Kamara, respectively.

by | March 05, 2018 | 06:57

While his game film looks outstanding and polished, he was far from that on Saturday at the combine. In the past, I've mentioned that Nwosu could fit as an edge rusher in the Steelers' system though he - and many others - believe he's best served as an off-ball linebacker in the NFL .

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:08

Referee Paul Tierney gives Tottenham a penalty after the VAR intervened to rule that Matt Done's foul on Kieran Trippier had continued into the area. "He is quite rightly carded and the decision is right, albeit unpopular". Llorente's second-half treble, a double from Son Heung-min and a late effort from Kyle Walker-Peters in driving snow at a freezing Wembley Stadium settled an game where tensions had threatened to bubble over before the break.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:04

I'm pretty sure the wicket is going to get harder over the next two or three days. This was Maharaj's 4th five-wicket haul in the Test format; the joint-most by a South African spinner since their readmission to Cricket. Test matches between Australia and South Africa , particularly in the last decade, have been bruising affairs - and not just because it's left participants with a variety of fractured bones and physical scars.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:21

Arsenal will switch their focus back to the Premier League this week when Manchester City make the trip to the Emirates Stadium on Thursday night. Did we lose the game because of that? But Sportsmail understands there is growing support among Arsenal's power-brokers for Wenger to leave north London at the end of this season.

by | February 26, 2018 | 04:23

It was a hard-fought game full of rookies, as 13 of the US players had never seen Olympic play, although that didn't stop them from playing their way to the top of the podium. Jocelyne Larocque took hers off immediately and held it in her hands as the Americans stood nearby awaiting their gold. "It's hard to say". "This was really a gold-medal preparation for us".

by | February 26, 2018 | 04:12

The Spaniard won the Tercera Division in his lone season at the helm. Unlike their FA Cup record, Arsenal have won the League Cup with its ever-changing sponsor names only twice, in 1987 and 1993, and have been runners-up five times .

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:41

The Men in Blue registered a fantastic seven-run win in the third and series-decider Twenty20 worldwide match held at Newlands Cricket Ground in Cape Town on February 24, Saturday. Put in to bat first after Proteas skipper JP Duminy won the toss, India achieved a slightly below par score at Newlands, Cape Town . South African wicket on Saturday.

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:22

Among the batsmen Duminy and David Miller will be under the most scrutiny in Centurion and in Cape Town , as they must now deliver performances that underscore their experience. As far as changes to the teams go, the Proteas might not tinker with their team that won the second game in Centurion . On the other hand, Duminy remained unbeaten at 64 off 40 balls, coupled with four fours and three sixes .The third T20 match will be played at the Newlands, Cape Town on Saturday.

by | February 23, 2018 | 06:17

In several the West's 13 wins, a credible case could have been made that the best teams played before the NBA Finals, or even the Conference Finals, in some cases. This year, the two players who received the most fan votes were named team captains. Durant, who played for Team LeBron , had the decisive defensive play that sealed the game.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:56

Ralph Earnhardt died in 1973, nearly a full year before his grandson was born. "This is so awesome to take the No. 3 auto back to Victory Lane". I didn't really know what was going on at the time, how big of a moment I was being a part of (in Victory Lane).

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:12

Jose Mourinho still has question marks over his best XI and how to work Paul Pogba into the mix. And according to The Independent , the Germany worldwide is Mourinho's No.1 midfield target in the summer transfer window. 'The objective of having a squad that is not so big is exactly to be open for this. Manchester United's solid defence and attacking options make Ashley Young believe Champions League glory is realistic this season.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:50

What are the squads for Chelsea vs Barcelona match? The game continued in the same pattern in the second half but it was Chelsea who broke the deadlock when Willian finished brilliantly, curling a shot into the bottom corner from the edge of the box.