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Gonzaga hurt by foul trouble in 71-65 loss to North Carolina
- April 05, 2017

We can't get a delay and say, 'We're not ready.' You've got to play. It was a one-possession game for the next eight minutes, until an Isaiah Hicks floater beat the shot clock and secured a four-point cushion. A minute later, each team was in the bonus. Somehow, Collins was the only player to foul out. But instead, the official called for a jump ball. "The fact that his jersey's going up next to mine, I couldn't be any happier to share it with someone else", Justin Jackson said. (more...)
Cubs, Maddon become first to use no-pitch intentional walk Cubs, Maddon become first to use no-pitch intentional walk
- April 05, 2017

Grichuk says he has not one, but two souvenirs to take from Sunday's opener. Jose Martinez sparked the winning rally with a pinch-hit double before Yadier Molina was intentionally walk - the first no-pitch intentional walk in major league history. (more...)
Mississippi State turns to title game after shocking UConn
- April 03, 2017

Facing a UConn Huskies team that had won 111 games in a row, the Bulldogs managed to pull off the upset of a lifetime and punch their ticket to the National Championship Game. "I am blessed to be in this situation with a great group of girls", Wilson said about being in the title game. The new Major League Baseball season has started, with three games that include the World Series champion Chicago Cubs playing at St. (more...)
Gonzaga, N Carolina feature beastly bigs in NCAA title game Gonzaga, N Carolina feature beastly bigs in NCAA title game
- April 03, 2017

Fans are cautiously optimistic because the Tar Heels were in the same place past year but lost when Villanova scored a buzzer beater. Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski, who weighs in at 7-foot-1 and 300 pounds, will go head-to-head on Monday night with North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks , who enters the game at 6-10 and 260 pounds. (more...)
South Carolina women beat Stanford 62-53 in Final Four South Carolina women beat Stanford 62-53 in Final Four
- April 03, 2017

Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer grabbed William in a bear hug, with former Mississippi State star Dak Prescott - the Dallas Cowboys quarterback - helping lead the cheers. "One more game left". South Carolina All-American A'Ja Wilson added 13 points and pulled down a game-high 19 rebounds. That game against Notre Dame is back behind us now. (more...)
Fed to hit French Open cold Fed to hit French Open cold
- April 03, 2017

Federer, at 35 years and 171 days, became the third oldest player to win a Grand Slam after capturing the 2017 Australian Open at the top of the new year. A slap-shot forehand return winner-the Swiss' 11th forehand victor of the set-gave Federer a sixth break point. The back and forth continued as Federer had another break point in the following game, only for Nadal to save it with another big serve. (more...)