• Three takeaways from Wisconsin's win over Minnesota

    Three takeaways from Wisconsin's win over Minnesota

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    The Badgers have owned the rivalry in the 21st century, and that continued in 2017. Wisconsin is ranked fifth by the College Football Playoff Committee. Alabama's best hope to become the second SEC team to make the playoffs this season - let's face it, the SEC champion, even if it's two-loss Auburn, isn't being left out - is for Ohio State to lose to Wisconsin, two-loss TCU to beat one-loss Oklahoma and possibly a three-loss (or four, pending tonight's Notre Dame game) Stanford to win the ...
  • Shurmur, Vanderbilt carve up Tennessee

    Shurmur, Vanderbilt carve up Tennessee

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    It's the first 8-loss season in history for the Volunteers, who have been playing football since 1891. "It's something special", Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason said. Shurmur finished with a career-high 416 yards. The second half started out slow, the only third quarter points came from an Aaron Medley field goal.
  • Chairman: 'Derek McInnes not leaving Aberdeen'

    Chairman: 'Derek McInnes not leaving Aberdeen'

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    With Rangers' prolonged search for a new manager getting a little embarrassing with the club seemingly no closer to hiring a replacement, the last thing they needed was to find out that they have wasted their time fluttering their eyelashes in McInnes' direction.
  • Alabama basketball finishes with just three players after entire bench ejected

    Alabama basketball finishes with just three players after entire bench ejected

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    In fact, Alabama ended up playing better when they were playing 3-on-5 than when they had a whole team. Though they thought they were playing both games at the Barclays Center, one of the top basketball venues in the country, BYU was informed recently its first game would be held at LIU Brooklyn's Steinberg Wellness Center, which seats just 2,500.
  • West Virginia Dominated In Every Area In Blowout Defeat

    West Virginia Dominated In Every Area In Blowout Defeat

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    Following a 58-yard run by Anderson on Mayfield's first play, Mayfield hit CeeDee Lamb for an 8-yard touchdown and a 14-3 OU lead with 5:21 left in the first quarter. The Sooners scored touchdowns on all five possessions Mayfield played in before halftime, and on all six drives he completed in the game. The Jayhawks (1-10, 0-8) will have a hard time avoiding a fourth 0-for-conference play in that span.
  • Jose Mourinho Unimpressed With Wasteful Manchester United

    Jose Mourinho Unimpressed With Wasteful Manchester United

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    Despite being introduced gradually to the team, Lindelof insists he is enjoying life at United under Mourinho . But, I am sure he will win even more things [for United ]. He did not blame his players, however: "I can not complain or blame the players". Having won their first four group-stage matches, United remain in a strong position to qualify for the knockout round, though, so the defeat should be of relatively little effect.
  • Harry Kane: Tottenham performance not good enough

    Harry Kane: Tottenham performance not good enough

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    Going into the game with West Bromwich Albion , Spurs were nine points behind the leaders Manchester City. When asked if the gap between Tottenham and Man City was too big, Pochettino, unprompted, addressed the Wembley debate. "We moved the ball so slow in the first half, only in the last 15 minutes did we increase the level and the tempo". "We created many chances and I am disappointed to drop two points, but from my point of view and from the team's it is hard to explain why we didn't ...
  • Schalke stuns Dortmund with its biggest Bundesliga comeback

    Schalke stuns Dortmund with its biggest Bundesliga comeback

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    They've been on a roll since overcoming their rough start to the season, winning nine straight matches in all competitions since Jupp Heynckes took over as interim manager. Schalke defender Thilo Kehrer, booked for a rash challenge on Sahin, was fortunate not to be sent off for another on Andrey Yarmolenko before the break.
  • Detroit Red Wings vs

    Detroit Red Wings vs

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    The only goal he allowed came while the Rangers were shorthanded. In his past four starts, Lundqvist has made 132 saves on 136 shots to raise his save percentage this season to.918, which is as close as he's been to his career numbers since the season began.
  • Ricciardo eyes podium after splitting Ferraris in qualifying

    Ricciardo eyes podium after splitting Ferraris in qualifying

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    He narrowly managed to bump Kimi Raikkonen down a place as the chequered flag came out. "On low fuel we looked quite strong but I thought we would be a bit quicker with high fuel, so we still need to find a bit there", said Ricciardo. Max Verstappen knows there is work to be done overnight in order to close the gap to those ahead of Red Bull Racing at the Yas Marina Circuit as the Dutchman ended more than a second off the pace of Lewis Hamilton in Friday evening's second Free ...
  • Georgia vs. Georgia Tech

    Georgia vs. Georgia Tech

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    Georgia's defense has been firm and strong in basically every game this season except against Auburn, and that trend held today. The Bulldogs shut out the Yellow Jackets in the second half to seal the win. The Jackets on the day finished with just 226 total yards. The lone touchdown of the game for the Jackets was a 10-yard touchdown pass to a wide-open Ricky Jeune in the end zone.
  • Ohio State loses JT Barrett in 3rd quarter at MI

    Ohio State loses JT Barrett in 3rd quarter at MI

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    After being treated in the locker room, Barrett returned the sideline wearing a warm-up jacket and without his helmet on. Barrett almost threw an interception inside the 10-yard line and had a touchdown taken off the board because of a delay-of-game penalty, but he found a way to overcome those struggles and score Ohio State's first touchdown of "The Game" against the Wolverines.
  • Heisman victor Jackson involved in Louisville-Kentucky brawl

    Heisman victor Jackson involved in Louisville-Kentucky brawl

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    Kentucky Wildcats cornerback Lonnie Johnson (6) and Louisville Cardinals running back Malik Williams (29) get into a fight during the game against Louisville on Saturday, November 25, 2017 in Lexington, Ky. The Cardinals enjoyed a 31-10 halftime lead as Jackson was 10-of-12 passing for 173 yards and a touchdown, with 72 yards rushing. Late in the fourth quarter, Snell already had 211 rushing yards and two touchdowns, providing pretty much the only offense for the Wildcats against the ...
  • England were seduced by Samoa, admits Jones

    England were seduced by Samoa, admits Jones

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    Danny Care was adjudged not to have knocked on at the breakdown and Maro Itoje slipped in Brown for an easy score in just the second minute. Daly found George who then produced an inside pass that allowed centre Lozowski, one of the "new boys" looking to impress Jones, a clear run to the line.