The Bulldogs bring their top-rated defense according to kenpom.com's adjusted efficiency against a team that has three kenpom.com top-25 wins going back to the Big East tournament. Another one of those schools, Kansas (11.1 percent), saw its dreams e... More..
Blake Griffin also scored 17 points. Stephen Curry added 21 points and 11 assists as the Warriors moved 2 1/2 games ahead of San Antonio in the race for the top spot in the West. Interestingly, the Houston Rock...More..
He missed the nets yesterday, and a the Indian board called up Shreyas Iyer as his cover for the match. The Indian captain had injured his shoulder during a fielding effort in the drawn Ranchi Test and did not ...More..
Following the win, Federer could not stop himself gushing over Tiafoe, who acquitted himself well before a near-capacity stadium crowd in Miami . Federer forced the mini-break immediately, and despite an adm...More..
Ty Outlaw had 16 including four three-pointers, guard Justin Robinson had 11 and Allen had 10. On the flip-side, the Hokies' small ball, pace-and-space style offense is what could eventually lead them to over...More..
Blind has been in charge for a total of 18 matches over 20 months. Blind, 55, took over as coach from Guus Hiddink in 2015, but his side failed to qualify for the European Championships in France last summer....More..
On honest reflection, though, that would be an unjust outcome as Ireland were second best for the majority of the game, while they have, in fact, not played particularly well throughout the campaign, with the a...More..
The star of this show known as the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play was not featured on the marquee, but imminently, it seems, Spanish upstart Jon Rahm will become a leading man in golf. Johnson was 2 up at the...More..
Daniel Ricciardo took the blame for his crash in the final part of qualifying that limited him to 10th on the grid for the Australian Grand Prix . " I knew the crowds would have also preferred to see me furt...More..
That's how you get a team that's this happy after losing by double digits. "Do something. Simple as that". Although Booker was phenomenal, hitting 21-of-40 from the floor, 24-of-26 from the charity stripe, he...More..
But the Jayhawks, with their four-guard lineup, brashly turned up the tempo, wore the big fellas down and rolled right on through to the Elite Eight. Here's a preview of the three Sweet Sixteen games. The Jayha...More..
Lauri Markkanen was practically invisible on the court, scoring just 9 points shooting 1 for 6 from downtown. They are an 11 seed - one notch lower than Syracuse was a year ago when it made the Final Four - b...More..
The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) said neither Noah nor the union will appeal the suspension. He's not with the Knicks in San Antonio, where they will face the Spurs tonight. Noah stands to mis...More..
It's there for the taking again. He said: "I thought Bottas did absolutely fine". "I can't remember the last time we had three years and then a rule change - but I think they should probably shorten that, m...More..
The Indiana Hoosiers filled their coaching position with Archie Miller . In six seasons with the Flyers, Miller compiled a 139-63 record and led Dayton to the NCAA Tournament in each of the past four sea...More..
Then they beat Oklahoma State in one of the first round's most thrilling games and two days later, knocked off No. 2 Louisville. OR held off Rhode Island's upset bid to move on. Anything can happen in the Sweet...More..
The team announced the signing of the veteran free agent on Monday night. If you ever need a reminder of all the teams that McCown has played for, just keep a link to this tweet handy. McCown will be reunit...More..
Because, again, if we are to be competitive in a World Cup, we're going to have to meet teams like England. "I think the boys went out there and gave a great display", he said. For his part, number 8 Billy Vuni...More..
Albania's supporters light flares during a 2018 World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match between Italy and Albania, at the Renzo Barbera stadium, in Palermo, Italy , Friday, March 24, 2017. Italy coach Gi...More..
Portland also moved to within two games of the eighth-place Denver Nuggets for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Lillard's huge 95.1 nERD was the highest mark among all players in action on S...More..
Cincinnati chucked up 14 3-point shots in the second half, hitting only three, compared to its 5-for-6 shooting from long range in the first half. "I just want to see their mentality and what they do", said Uni...More..
With Allen failing to get across in time, Barberio found twine and suddenly it was a 3-2 game with just over four minutes to play. A 4-2 win in Colorado on Tuesday night completed a 4-1 road trip for the Blu...More..
While that number dropped to 852,000 for Saturday's rematch in what was arguably the best Petco game to date, viewership ballooned to 1.4 million for Tuesday's semifinal matchup with Japan and spiked to 2.3...More..
Ricciardo was cautious when questioned on Red Bull's pace relative to F1's reigning champion outfit, claiming the gap is less than 0.5 seconds, but he is unsure of the exact margin of Mercedes's advantage enter...More..
Bottas, previously with Williams, has replaced 2016 world champion Nico Rosberg, who retired days after winning his first title. The 27-year-old is yet to win in almost 80 appearances, but he will start the...More..
Bastian Schweinsteiger thanked the Manchester United fans as he prepares to make his move to Chicago Fire . According to the report, Schweinsteiger could join up with his new club as early as next week, on...More..
He brought her to OH for more tests, and doctors are hopeful there is a chance for recovery. Another birdie on the 10th took the 41-year-old Dane two up, but 2015 champion McIlroy got back on level terms with...More..
McGregor's reaction to the initial punishment was predictable. After four months, the commission agreed the fine was too steep. His fine was reduced down to $25,000, a big $125,000 cut, while his community se...More..
Having defeated Djokovic twice in a month and now preparing for a quarter-final clash with Roger Federer, Kyrgios certainly seems to have turned a corner in spite of a continued poor image he's quick to dispute...More..
Sources have told ESPN FC that Chelsea are likely to advance discussions with Conte over a new deal once the fate of the Premier League is decided, with the club keen to head off speculation that their head c...More..
It's hard to imagine the rest issue disappearing over the final month of the regular season, as this is the part of the schedule where playoff-bound teams will routinely map out spots in the schedule to pull th...More..
After a dim show in the just concluded Ranchi test, Ashwin lost 37 points and fell one spot to be at the second spot. While, Pakistans Azhar Ali and Younis Khan climbed up one spot each to 6th and 7th spot, res...More..
Barca, however, had to work hard against Valencia in a game in which their attacking trio of Neymar, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez was again decisive, reports Xinhua news agency. "Iniesta will, too. He will rene...More..
Toure explained he retained a dialogue with Guardiola throughout his absence from the first-team and credited the 46-year-old's honest approach for bringing about an upturn in form following a lacklustre 2015-1...More..
OR is now averaging 79.1 points per game on offense while giving up 65.7 on defense. After 11th-seeded Rhode Island closed the first half on a 14-2 run for a 46-38 lead over third-seeded OR at intermission, B...More..
Not long after that news broke, World No. 1 Andy Murray surprisingly announced his own right elbow injury, making his Miami withdrawal official, though his sounds more like a precaution. Reports claimed that th...More..
Antonio Valencia's stoppage-time goal secured all the points for Jose Mourinho's side, but Agnew, in his first match in charge since Aitor Karanka departed, believes that Boro were good enough for at least a ...More..
Aren't we good enough in the Premier League to have more teams in Europe at this stage? The campaign has been far from a resounding success, however, as United sit sixth in the Premier League heading into Sun...More..
It's all pretty respectful in fairness, but no doubt the likes of Heung-Min Son and Dele Alli are already motivated to make sure Kane's absence doesn't hurt the team and the more people doubt Spurs without thei...More..
When Federer met Sock at Indian Wells in 2015, the American was ranked only 59. In addition, Federer has yet to lose a set, let alone a single service game. There was a steely response from Carreno Busta at...More..
Unless Poe was willing to leave millions on the table, Miami wasn't a real option. It's also possible the Chiefs first offered Poe the contract they gave to Logan. He's been a pillar of what has been at times o...More..
As we mentioned Thursday in our post about the Villanova-Mount St. Mary's game, no. 16 seed has ever beaten a one in the NCAA Tournament. Joel Berry plays. "I'm never a guy to let something like this stop me ...More..
At the postgame news conference, a moderator read an NCAA statement that declared it a bad call as Collins sat nodding and making facial expressions of disapproval upon hearing the explanation. "I was trying ...More..
Often praised for doing the dirty, understated work in midfield, Real Madrid's Casemiro is taking on an increasingly influential role for Zinedine Zidane's side and stamped his mark all over Saturday's crucial ...More..
Asked if he thought Stoke had deliberately set out to rile Costa, Conte replied: "I think that it's normal to try to bring a player to be angry and then to react and to commit another foul". Jonathan Walters ...More..
Austin, where he went 89-14, won the Southland Conference three times and made three NCAA Tournaments. In his lone season at Oklahoma State, Underwood was 20-13 and his team earned a bid by winning 10 of 11 gam...More..
If Lukaku does get his wish to join a bigger club, it could be Everton's emerging young talents who fill his boots and Calvert-Lewin underlined his promise in the ninth minute. "I didn't really know what I wa...More..
Troy did manage to cut the lead to a mere seven points before the end of the first half, even though the final margin was 87 to 65. BIG DUCKS: Oregon has six players at 6-foot-3 or taller. The win ensures top...More..
Koeman has often been quite forthright in talking about players' contract situations. Lukaku has spoken regularly about wanting to play in the Champions League and as the Premier League's joint top scorer wit...More..
Turning around a 5-3 deficit from the first leg appeared to be a tall order for Monaco , but instead looked rather too easy as the home side cruised into a 2-0 lead within 30 minutes and then quickly responded...More..