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Conquest Chronicles 1 hour ago
Observations From The Trojan Travesty at the Rose Bowl

Observations From The Trojan Travesty at the Rose Bowl

A game that was supposed to be one of the best of the year was essentially over before the fourth quarter even started. Well, that's not quite what we hoped would happen. USC was not ready for the Crosstown Showdown game on any level. In a game I thought would resemble anything but last year's 35-14 Bruin victory, this year's matchup turned out to be almost exactly that. USC was outperformed in every facet, most notably up front. When Cody Kessler wasn't feeling immediate pressure, UCLA's coverage was so good downfield that Kessler had nowhere to go. Here are some other observations for...
Florida Times-Union 23 hours ago

Bethune-Cookman wins Florida Classic in OT thriller over FAMU

ORLANDO | All week leading into the Florida Classic, Bethune-Cookman coach Brian Jenkins heard the same message from his 14-year-old son, Brian Jenkins Jr. “If you got a chance to go for two, dad, go for two,” Jenkins recalled his son saying. The advice felt prescient when the Wildcats scored what appeared to be a game-tying touchdown in overtime against Florida A&M on Saturday, so Jenkins delivered the call to quarterback Larry Brihm: “We’re going for two.” The decision provided another memorable Florida Classic finish. read more

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USC off target in loss to Penn State

USC off target in loss to Penn State

CHARLESTON, S.C. – — If USC was going to beat a team like Penn State, it figured the Trojans would have to have a good shooting day. They didn’t get it. But they almost won anyway. D.J. Newbill came through with 16 of his 22 points in the...
Augusta Chronicle 7 mins ago

Bulldogs run past Owls

ATHENS, Ga. — Marcus Thornton scored 17 points and claimed 12 rebounds, both season highs, to lead Georgia to a 74-61 victory over Florida Atlantic on Sunday. “Last year, at the start of the year, he did not know what his body would do,” said Georgia coach Mark Fox. “He was out of rhythm. It took him a while to get comfortable. He is confident in his body and confident in his game. He is playing really well.” read more
Baltimore Sun 11 mins ago

UMBC upsets Maryland, 1-0, to advance in NCAA men's soccer tournament

When the final whistle blew Sunday night, hundreds of UMBC fans leapt over the Ludwig Field fence, flooded the grass, and mobbed the celebrating Retrievers men's soccer team.
Athens Banner-Herald 13 mins ago

Thornton leads Georgia to 74-61 win over Florida Atlantic

Finally healthy and now fully confident, Georgia fifth-year senior Marcus Thornton says basketball is fun to play again. The forward from Atlanta posted his fourth career double-double, tying his career high with 17 points and pulling down a season-best 12 rebounds, in Georgia’s 74-61 win over Florida Atlantic on Sunday. After three knee surgeries, ankle issues and even a bout with a staph infection, Thornton says this is the most comfortable he’s felt on the court during his career. read more
Plain Dealer 25 mins ago

Freshman D'Angelo Russell scores 32, Ohio State basketball routs Sacred Heart 106-48: Instant Recap

Ohio State freshman D'Angelo scored 32 points to lead the Buckeyes past Sacred Heart on Sunday night.
Plain Dealer 29 mins ago

Justin Hilliard, Jerome Baker and others react to Branden Bowen's Ohio State commitment on Twitter: Buckeyes recruiting

As usual, the Twitter world was abuzz after Ohio State added a new prospect to its family. Inside are some of the interactions from
Return of D'haquille Williams could 'open' Auburn's offensive options in Iron Bowl

Return of D'haquille Williams could 'open' Auburn's offensive options in Iron Bowl

The Tigers' top receiver remains "day-to-day" as he recovers from a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee, but Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee said Sunday the staff is "optimistic" he will return Saturday at the Iron Bowl.
Lewis sweeps golf's three biggest awards

Lewis sweeps golf's three biggest awards

Stacy Lewis became the first American in 21 years to sweep the three biggest awards on the LPGA Tour, which she considered more valuable than a $1 million bonus.
Topeka Capital-Journal 37 mins ago

KU basketball still playing catch-up offensively

LAWRENCE — After rewatching film of Tuesday’s 72-40 loss to No. 1 Kentucky, Bill Self saw a mess on the offensive end. “We never caught the ball in the right spot,” Self said. “Our screen angles weren't correct. We bounced it one too many times, didn’t drive to pass.” A few weeks ago, the 12th-year Kansas coach commented on how his team was behind from a learning standpoint, especially when it came to knowing the plays. read more

Bulldogs enter another week of limbo

Based on previous events this season, Mark Richt is confident that his team's focus will be on Georgia Tech, not whether Arkansas can beat Missouri.
Florida Times-Union 41 mins ago
Florida shows confidence heading into Florida State game

Florida shows confidence heading into Florida State game

One thing top-ranked Florida State won’t get from Florida on Saturday is a team down on itself — such as last season when UF lost to Georgia Southern at home, then barely went through the motions as the Seminoles pounded them 37-7 at The Swamp to leave the Gators with a 4-8 record and FSU on the way to a national championship. read more
Seattle Times 42 mins ago

Washington QB Cyler Miles runs offense efficiently in victory

Washington quarterback Cyler Miles passed for 253 yards with two touchdowns and committed no turnovers in the Huskies’ 37-13 victory over Oregon State on Saturday. Next for the Huskies: The Apple Cup in Pullman.

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