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by | March 20, 2017 | 00:53

Will other teams try to mimick SDSU's strategy? This is the last thing we wanted to do. Bottom line: Few isn't ruling out anything. "Even the people who weren't wearing purple - we had a big following out here and it means everything to us".

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:49

For Michigan (24-11), senior Derrick Walton, Sr. has been outstanding the second half of the season and dominated the recent Big Ten tournament by averaging more than 25 points and eight assists in the final two games. Bennie Boatright and Chimezie Metu each added 14 for USC, which advances to play Baylor in the second round of the East region on Sunday. So I didn't make the bench during the NCAA Tournament in '86.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:24

Indeed, in taking on WBA "regular" titlist and cancer survivor Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs), Golovkin has once again affirmed his desire to seek out the most unsafe competition willing to face him. You'll have to give Golovkin respect for taking Jacobs' flurry and surviving, but that doesn't mean he's going to win the fight. I don't think you can get on your back foot with Triple G, because he will cut off the ring, and he's so good at cutting off the ring while putting his opponents in ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:24

You never know, ' Ibrahimovic told Fox Sports . "In order to raise my level, I had to come to England and prove to everyone what I could do. If I can win in a situation like this, it means I've done my job well", he felt. If you can't keep up with a certain rhythm here, then it's hard. He missed the 1-0 defeat by Chelsea in the FA Cup on Monday, and will be absent for United's next two Premier League games against Middlesbrough and West Brom.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:22

Hiddink has experience with taking over clubs on an interim basis after two spells in charge of Chelsea, but it remains to be seen if the 70-year-old would be prepared to take on a relegation battle at this stage of his career. Karanka, who took charge of the club in 2013, earned promotion to England's top-tier last season following a second-placed finish in the Championship.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:21

Mwendwa, alongside 53 other Africa based Football Association's presidents, will on Thursday vote for the next president of the continental football body. Hayatou was finally beaten by a man who promised to modernize CAF and make it more transparent. Jordaan had been one of Ahmad's primary backers as SA joined the rebels in the build-up to Thursday's vote.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:19

Karunaratne held down one end to score 126 before a dogged unbeaten innings by Dilruwan Perera helped Sri Lanka reach 268-8 at stumps on the fourth day to stretch their lead over the visitors to 139 runs. Suranga Lakmal is giving him support, he is not out on 16. The ace all-rounder was dismissed by Sandakan just before tea. The left-handed opener carved up 10 boundaries and a six before falling to Shakib for a catch in the slips in the final session.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:18

While Coutinho has not been firing on all cylinders of late, Liverpool have played their way through a new-year wobble to pick up three wins in their last four outings and keep themselves on course for Champions League qualification. Indeed, the Reds have won four consecutive league games against Man City for the first time since 1981. "For me City is the most hard team to play", said the Liverpool manager, who oversaw a 4-1 victory at the Etihad Stadium last season.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:16

The reasons the Waukesha School District laid out for why Bell can not escort 17-year-old Waukesha West (Wisc.) junior Ava Tarantino are two-fold, the first being he's too old to attend. Jim Tarantino doesn't know the details of Bell's past, but he wonders if Bell speaking to students about overcoming mistakes would be beneficial.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:15

Tottenham's Harry Kane and Lukaku are tied with the most goals in the Premier League this year. "This lad might be able to play at the top", was Keith Briggs's assessment of the teenager's contribution then. Relegation-threatened Hull began to gain the upper hand, but the momentum was halted when Tom Huddlestone was sent off for a shin-high challenge on Idrissa Gana Gueye in the 73rd minute.

by | March 18, 2017 | 03:57

Former Jets quarterback Geno Smith has an agreement in place to join the Giants and compete to become Eli Manning's backup quarterback, a source confirmed Friday for The Record. Johnson also agreed to terms with the Giants on Friday, according to his agent. Johnson was with the team past year, and was active for a pair of games, but he never played a snap.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:43

He will miss Sunday's Premier League clash with Southampton and it was also thought he would miss the following ones against Burnley, Swansea, Watford and Bournemouth. Wanyama switched to Tottenham from Premier League rivals Southampton in the summer of 2016 for a transfer fee reported by The Guardian to be worth £11 million.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:42

Middlesbrough caretaker manager Steve Agnew admits that Aitor Karanka's departure was "difficult and emotional". Middlesbrough sit in 19th place in the Premier League table after failing to win any of their last 10 games. "I know people are cynical when you say that a decision was mutual, but he wasn't sacked". In the second year, he took them to Wembley to play in the play-off final.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:41

Evans might be the fastest guard U-M has seen this season; Walton is one of the most physical the Cowboys have had to defend. Evans' estimated assist percentage is 42.9, meaning he is involved in almost half of his opponents' buckets while he's on the floor.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:41

Crean's teams won two Big Ten titles in his nine years at IU. Hunter is averaging 26.1 points and 7.1 rebounds per game this season as he leads Tindley (22-5) into a Class A semistate at Richmond on Saturday against New Washington (20-9).

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:38

While these three exits could be filed in the "understandable" folder, considering neither had been in their respective jobs for more than three years, news emerging on Tuesday that first-team coach Boro Primorac could be leaving to manage Turkish side Konyaspor at the end of the season certainly doesn't.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:43

An RFU spokesman told Sky Sports News HQ: "We are scheduled to play New Zealand in 2018 but if an opportunity came up to play them before then we would pursue it". However, they aren't due to play New Zealand again until late 2018, at which point the iron may well have cooled off. "We are the most dominant team in the history of the world".

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:42

After leading by seven at the half, Northwestern struggled a bit in the second half as the Commodores' three-point shooting got them back in the game. The Wildcats owned a 32-20 edge in points in the paint. Riley LaChance then missed a three for Vanderbilt, and the Wildcats clinched their first NCAA tournament win after Vanderbilt's desperation heave didn't fall.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:47

Jones is meticulous with this approach to foreign turfs, and has in the past advised his England team to expect pre-match skulduggery; with Scotland it was wayward bagpipes, France it was renegade roosters and with Wales it was their goat potentially disrupting their preparations.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:46

To compensate for the loss of Taylor, who has been replaced by Neil Broom, and with Jeetan Patel preferred as the sole spinner, New Zealand have included all-rounder Colin de Grandhomme to prop up their batting stocks. With the first Test a stalemate, Wellington is effectively the start of a two-Test series which du Plessis said heightened the need to get a result.