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The 'Buck' doesn't stop here in 56-14 loss The 'Buck' doesn't stop here in 56-14 loss
- October 15, 2017

The Buckeyes' 56 points are the most ever scored against Nebraska by a conference opponent at home. Two drives into the game, not only was it 14-0, but Ohio State had outgained Nebraska, 166-5. Hill that put the Buckeyes up 21-0 with 13:37 left in the second quarter. Backup quarterback Patrick O'Brien took over for the final minutes of garbage time and almost got NU a meaningless score, but his final pass from the Ohio State 20 as time expired was intercepted in the end zone. (more...)
No. 13 USC edges Utah 28-27 after Darnold struggles early No. 13 USC edges Utah 28-27 after Darnold struggles early
- October 15, 2017

But Utah didn't go quietly. It was an 11-yard Ronald Jones scamper and flip into the end zone with just under five minutes left that gave the Trojans the lead, at 28-21. Utah wide receiver Demari Simpkins celebrates after catching a pass for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college. The Trojans locked down the Utes defensively in the second half, holding them scoreless until the final minutes of the fourth quarter. (more...)
Flyers 8, Capitals 2: Five quick observations Flyers 8, Capitals 2: Five quick observations
- October 15, 2017

Claude Giroux had a pair too, one directly a result of Couturier's hustle. Grubauer's poke-check attempt came back to Laughton, who put the puck into the empty net for a shorthanded goal with 1:02 left in the first period. Giroux followed midway through the second to make it 4-1. Filppula took a feed from Jordan Weal and flipped it over Grubauer for a 5-2 lead. Giroux helped set up both of Sean Couturier's goals in the first and third period and he added two of his own in the second and ... (more...)
Liverpool played better than Manchester United - David de Gea Liverpool played better than Manchester United - David de Gea
- October 15, 2017

But the Spanish worldwide stuck out a foot, preventing the Liverpool defender from scoring. "Every save is important", De Gea said in his post-match reaction on Sky Sports , referring to the Matip save. There's a reason he's on the Ballon d'Or short list of nominees , and surprisingly the only United player on the list. "I don't know if it's as good as the one from Coutinho a year ago". (more...)
Abraham double earns Swansea first home win Abraham double earns Swansea first home win
- October 15, 2017

Two players who could help the cause are South Korea global Ki Sung-Yeung and winger Nathan Dyer , who are both available for selection. While Swansea City did play well in a 1-0 defeat at West Ham United before the worldwide break, there is an urgency to produce a result to start clawing their way free from the bottom three. (more...)
Texas A&M field goals trump Franks run as Gators fall 19-17 Texas A&M field goals trump Franks run as Gators fall 19-17
- October 15, 2017

Texas A&M desperately needed a big play from its big playmaker Christian Kirk . LaCamera went to high school near St. Petersburg and returned to haunt the Gators in The Swamp, making all four of his field goal attempts, including three in the final 13 minutes. (more...)
Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Arkansas Razorbacks Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Arkansas Razorbacks
- October 15, 2017

Defensively, Alabama football yields 10.3 points and 258.8 total yards (185.5 in passing and 73.3 in rushing) per game. Linebacker Mack Wilson recorded his second career interception tonight against the Razorbacks, who were without starting quarterback Austin Allen due to injury. (more...)
NHL Predictions: Can Rangers defeat Devils on puckline? 10/14/17 NHL Predictions: Can Rangers defeat Devils on puckline? 10/14/17
- October 15, 2017

The Rangers came close but did fail on two power plays after going 0-for-4 against the Blue Jackets. It will be Pavelec's first start as Ranger after coming over from the Winnipeg Jets in the offseason. The air began to seep out of the building, and it was not long before it disappeared. Drew Stafford will return to the lineup after missing three games. (more...)
What color is this shoe? What color is this shoe?
- October 15, 2017

In fact one Twitter user says the shoe is pink and white and that bad lighting is responsible for the teal and gray look. "It's a perception issue", he explained. There's been no official confirmation of what colour the shoe is, but on the Vans website there isn't a teal and gray version of the shoe. "Everyone has a very strong prior belief that shoelaces are white". (more...)
Romelu Lukaku goes missing when Man Utd play big teams - Gary Neville
- October 15, 2017

On a day when Manchester United's talented trio of Anthony Martial , Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku failed to find the back of the net, Liverpool had a few bright moments on the pitch but failed to convert any of those. The service up to him was really poor, but you have to try and make something out of nothing. I thought Lovren and Matip got around him easily sometimes. (more...)
Churchill Downs, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week Churchill Downs, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week
- October 15, 2017

About 500 shares traded. It is down 12.90% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.38% the S&P500. K.J. Harrison & Partners Inc lifted its position in Churchill Downs, by 2.3% during the 2nd quarter. (NASDAQ:XLNX) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 10 by Jefferies. The stock has "Underweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, January 18. (more...)
Tottenham manager Pochettino slams disrespectful Pep Guardiola over Harry Kane jibe Tottenham manager Pochettino slams disrespectful Pep Guardiola over Harry Kane jibe
- October 15, 2017

Maybe after the Press conference he calls me. Speaking during the worldwide break, City boss Guardiola said: "We saw again the Harry Kane team scores every day two or three goals". Talking to press after Manchester City's 1-0 win over Chelsea before the global break, Guardiola was listing his title rivals as Manchester United and Tottenham - who he referred to as the " Harry Kane team". (more...)
Fiji Bati all set for the Tri-Nations showdown Fiji Bati all set for the Tri-Nations showdown
- October 15, 2017

The Vodafone Fiji Bati went down to the Kumuls 0-10 and the Kangaroos 0-18. The Kumuls took on the Australian Kangaroos in the final 40 minutes. Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. (more...)
NASCAR Talladega 2017 qualifying results: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins Alabama 500 pole NASCAR Talladega 2017 qualifying results: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins Alabama 500 pole
- October 15, 2017

The hall facility is operated by the state of Alabama, so the auto technically will remain property of the hall, but officials said Earnhardt will have it on "permanent loan" and can use it as he pleases - for displays, special events , etc. (more...)
Groves destroys Cox in world title clash Groves destroys Cox in world title clash
- October 15, 2017

Groves, who also temporarily knocked Cox down in the third round, told ITV Sport: "I was in tremendous form going into the tournament, it's another good win". "Now we have got a super fight for the fans". What is the World Boxing Super Series? Seeded number one for the World Boxing Super Series extravaganza, Groves was making his maiden defence of the WBA "Super" super-middleweight championship following his sensational victory over Fedor Chudinov. (more...)
All four teams with managerial openings interested in Alex Cora All four teams with managerial openings interested in Alex Cora
- October 15, 2017

Dan Shaughnessy of the Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox will interview Houston Astros bench coach Alex Cora on Sunday with the Astros in NY on an off day during the American League Championship Series. "He's driven to do well, has very high expectations of himself, which in turn gives high expectations to the people around him", Astros manager A.J. (more...)
Air Force back in it after 27-point hole vs. UNLV Air Force back in it after 27-point hole vs. UNLV
- October 15, 2017

Air Force is on the road the next two weeks heading to Nevada and Colorado State before coming home to face Army on November 4th. Worthman finished his awesome day with 166 yards rushing and a career-high five touchdowns on 30 carries, including four coming in the second half. (more...)
Lee Corso transforming into a giant bulldog mascot terrified JMU's actual bulldog Lee Corso transforming into a giant bulldog mascot terrified JMU's actual bulldog
- October 15, 2017

It didn't help matters that the dog must've thought he was being pushed toward Corso but that was more because he was dangerously close to falling off the desk. I get it, dog. The dog's probably thinking, "THERE USED TO BE A MAN NEXT TO ME". Imagine you're that bulldog and you hear thousands of people yelling and a unusual man putting on a big Bulldog head that's waving at you. (more...)
Akron-Western Michigan postponed to Sunday Akron-Western Michigan postponed to Sunday
- October 15, 2017

Heavy storms moved through west MI on Saturday, forcing several homecoming festivities to be canceled in Kalamazoo. The game was originally scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. (more...)
Reece Oxford's West Ham future in doubt Reece Oxford's West Ham future in doubt
- October 15, 2017

He needs to use this in the right way. "He has got it in him, get his place and start playing regularly". Hopefully he will get that in Germany and it'll be great to play in the Bundesliga'. He was then signed on loan by Monchengladbach to aid his development of his position and better his understanding of the game. West Ham are eager for Oxford to gain first-team experience away from the pressurised environment of the Premier League - and they have sent the youngster out on two loan ... (more...)
PSG Concede Absolute Worldie In 2-1 Win Over Dijon PSG Concede Absolute Worldie In 2-1 Win Over Dijon
- October 15, 2017

In a dramatic finale, Meunier netted two minutes into additional time to ensure PSG took full advantage of champion Monaco's last-gasp defeat to Lyon . There was no way the oil rich Parisians were going to allow that to happen again this season and brought in Kylian Mbappe and Neymar to the French capital this summer. (more...)
Maryland says AD Kevin Anderson not on leave after saying he was
- October 15, 2017

That included Texas in 2013 and was rumored to recently include Cal. It's unclear why Anderson was put on leave to begin with. The subsequent hiring of Randy Edsall brought more heat, as did Edsall's tenure as head coach that ended with his midseason firing in 2015. (more...)
Gracie Gold pulls out of Grand Prix events, Olympic hopes dim Gracie Gold pulls out of Grand Prix events, Olympic hopes dim
- October 15, 2017

Figure Skating , my fans and my sponsors for their ongoing support ". She previously announced she would take some time away from the sport but had been assigned to compete at events in China and France in November. Our thoughts are still with Gracie as gets the help she needs! Gold, 22, placed fourth in the individual competition at the 2014 Sochi Olympics and won bronze with the U.S.in the team event . (more...)
Moyes on Scotland: Nobody turns down their national team Moyes on Scotland: Nobody turns down their national team
- October 14, 2017

Regan claimed Strachan had given no indication of whether he wanted to continue, but simply asked the SFA board to decide how they wanted to proceed. "Gordon was very keen for the board to set out what we would like him to do next", he said. (more...)
Michigan Wolverines outlast IN in latest Big Ten upset bid Michigan Wolverines outlast IN in latest Big Ten upset bid
- October 14, 2017

In 2014, they led No. 6 Ohio State by six until 17 minutes remained, then lost by 15. The Hoosiers (3-2, 0-2) are no juggernaut. Beating the Wolverines would be quite the accomplishment. One would think that swing from one extreme to the other - Michigan State ranks No. 46 on the list - would present some obstructions. The game ended with MI intercepting a Peyton Ramsey pass in the end zone. (more...)
Patriots Rookie LB Harvey Langi Injured in Car Accident Patriots Rookie LB Harvey Langi Injured in Car Accident
- October 14, 2017

Langi's injuries are considered serious, but not life-threatening. The team confirmed that Langi was in an accident on Friday night but has not provided any word on his condition. Doug Kyed of NESN was the first to report the story and reports that the Patriots and Langi's family are all aware of the situation. Langi made the 53-man roster coming out of training camp and has dressed for one game thus far in the season. (more...)
Nigeria's Henry Onyekuru confirms talks on possible return to Everton in January Nigeria's Henry Onyekuru confirms talks on possible return to Everton in January
- October 14, 2017

Onyekuru has been in fine form for the Belgian side so far this season, scoring six goals in nine league games. With Everton struggling for firepower this season after the summer sale of Romelu Lukaku, the attacker could well have a role to play in the new year. (more...)
Vols lead 9-3 at the half over SC Vols lead 9-3 at the half over SC
- October 14, 2017

SC hadn't gotten much going until the second half, but knotted it up with a 20-yard run by A.J. Turner. The holder couldn't handle a low snap on the extra point and the game remained tied. Despite a new quarterback, Tennessee's scoring drought proved to be costly in a 15-9 loss to SC on Saturday at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee's first scoring drive came on their first possession when Brent Cimaglia connected on a 29 yard field goal to give the Vols a 3-0 lead in the first quarter. (more...)
Aidan O'Brien a single Group 1 win away from making history Aidan O'Brien a single Group 1 win away from making history
- October 14, 2017

It has been 31 years since Ajdal provided Sir Michael Stoute with his one and only renewal of the G1 Darley Dewhurst S.at Newmarket, but the long wait could be over on Saturday with Freemason Lodge responsible for the red-hot Expert Eye (GB ) (Acclamation ). (more...)
CJ McCollum suspended for Blazers' regular-season opener after leaving bench Wednesday CJ McCollum suspended for Blazers' regular-season opener after leaving bench Wednesday
- October 14, 2017

McCollum left the Blazers' bench area in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's game, when Portland's Caleb Swanigan and Phoenix's Alex Len got into a shoving match with 9:33 remaining. He will be eligible to return for Portland's second game of the year on October 20 at Indiana. McCollum will now miss the Blazers' season-opener on Wednesday, which will ironically be a road contest against the Suns. (more...)