COLLEGE BASKETBALL FINAL FOUR MARCH MADNESS

Virginia Survives to Beat Purdue to Advance to the Final Four

NCAA MARCH MADNESS SPECIAL March 30th, 2019 In the best game of the NCAA tournament, the Virginia Cavaliers topped the Purdue Boilermakers 80-75 to advance to UVA’s first Final Four since 1984. Mamadi Diakite take the game to overtime. Virginia survives watch the final five minutes and overtime Carsen Edwards highlights, 42 point, 10 threes. Virginia-Purdue Press Conference Purdue […]

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEATING UP TOWARD CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT TIME

Photo: (Getty Images) The most amazing thing about Tuesday night’s college basketball action, even more incredible than Duke’s comeback from a 23-point deficit, was that everyone watching on television got the identical picture of doom for “the Commonwealth’s” two top-25 teams. A television camera affixed to the top of the goal at Kentucky’s Rupp Arena […]

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL REPORT

The Dodgers are “setting a high bar” on potential reliever acquisitions this month, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal says (video link). In the end, though, Rosenthal doesn’t expect the Dodgers to make any trades for outside bullpen aid, noting that closer Kenley Jansen (on the DL since Aug. 9 with an irregular heartbeat) is among their soon-to-return reinforcements. Further, August […]

COLLEGE FOOTBALL MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NBA NFL

MONDAY JULY 9, 2018 SPORTS REVIEW, TROUT, RAIDERS, LEBRON, COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Something has been gnawing at me about Mike Trout and Mookie Betts. Both are practically perfect hitters, and in practically identical ways. It’s not just that they both hit the ball hard and far, but that they control the construction of each plate appearance: Los Angeles Angels center fielder Trout has a phenomenal batting eye — his chase rate is […]

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COLLEGE BASEBALL ROUND UP-REGIONAL NEWS

Ole Miss beat Tennessee Tech 9-8 Sunday afternoon to advance to the Oxford Regional championship game. By Antonio Morales, Clarion Ledger Auburn completed a dominant run through the Raleigh Regional by beating NC State to clinch its first super regional trip since 1999 — exorcising the ghosts of last year’s heartache in the process. By Aaron Fitt […]

COLLEGE BASKETBALL MARCH MADNESS

K-STATE-BUTLER-ARKANSAS-WVU-XAVIER-MICHIGAN STATE-NEVADA-AUBURN ADVANCE

Ninth-seeded Kansas State’s defense stymie Marcus Foster and No. 8 Creighton’s high-powered offense in a 69-59 wire-to-wire victory. 10th-seeded Butler Bulldogs pulled away again at the start of the second half, they stayed out in front, dispatching seventh-seeded Arkansas 79-62 in the NCAA Tournament’s East Region on Friday. Jevon Carter scored 21 points, had eight assists and six […]