Friday May 26-th, 2017

Weist is USF's interim coach after losing Taggart to Oregon Weist is USF's interim coach after losing Taggart to Oregon

The Ducks, of course, are coming off their worst season in 25 years in which they went 4-8 and 2-7 in the Pac-12, leading to Helfrich's firing. Taggart had been at USF for four seasons, increasing his win total from two in his first season to fou...

Lewis Hamilton reacts to Nico Rosberg's Shock retirement from Formula One Lewis Hamilton reacts to Nico Rosberg's Shock retirement from Formula One

Mercedes hope to have their driver line-up confirmed by the end of the year, but Vettel was quick to stress he is contracted with Ferrari, therefore ruling himself out of a switch. Rosberg's father, Keke, the 1982 F1 champion, said after watching his...

College bowl teams, schedule announced

James Franklin has been arguably the best coach of the 2016 College Football season, as he has led the Nittany Lions of Penn State from the mires of gloom all the way to a Big Ten title. Ohio State practiced Friday and began preparation for...

Cubs get closer Wade Davis from Royals for OF Jorge Soler Cubs get closer Wade Davis from Royals for OF Jorge Soler

Over the last 3 seasons, Davis has worked to a 1.18 ERA with 11.53 K/9 and 2.91 BB/9 to go along with 47 saves. He actually would fit in well with the Cubs as he played for Cubs manager Joe Maddon from 2009-2012 in Tampa Bay. "There could be a...

David Villa of New York City voted MLS MVP award David Villa of New York City voted MLS MVP award

The former Spain worldwide, 35, was asked about the possibility of playing in English football, with the likes of Thierry Henry, Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane having all enjoyed loan spells in the Premier League while playing in MLS. Piatti ranked...

Matsuyama holds on to win in Bahamas for 3rd straight win

Adding, "I made some birdies this week, which is nice". However, he reacted superbly to reach the turn at level par with three birdies in a row. He shot a 1-over 73 in the final round to finish at 18-under 270 and pocket $1 million. The recovery ...

Chelsea's Diego Costa is now a different animal Chelsea's Diego Costa is now a different animal

The win, coupled with Liverpool's defeat at Bournemouth , opened up a three point lead for Chelsea at the top of the table. They were two of the best on the pitch (Costa and Aguero), but he's been fantastic, showed maturity and he's banging goals ...

Man United, Southampton into English League Cup semifinals

Mourinho, who served a touchline ban for the game said, according to the DailyStar who quoted Sky Sports after the game. "I am so happy because we played against a team with Premier League qualities and characteristics which showed his evolution"...

Alexis Sanchez attracts Chinese interest but Olivier Giroud isn't going anywhere Alexis Sanchez attracts Chinese interest but Olivier Giroud isn't going anywhere

Sanchez is out of contract at Arsenal in 2018, but he could be sold next summer if he doesn't agree a new deal. A number of top European clubs have been on high alert because of Sanchez' prolonged contract negotiations with Arsenal . Nothing is ...

Giants DE Pierre-Paul visiting noted surgeon in Philadelphia Giants DE Pierre-Paul visiting noted surgeon in Philadelphia

Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery this morning to fix sports hernia. He has 53 tackles, seven sacks and three forced fumbles. Although he will miss the remainder of the regular season, there is still a chance that Pierre-Paul makes a playoff appearan...

Bradford says refs told him he wasn't hit in the facemask

We embody Caoch Zimmer. Bradford was 32 of 45 for 247 yards and a touchdown for Minnesota (6-6), which was playing without its head coach. So much so that the 21.8 million viewers broke a record for a Thursday Night Football game, according to N...

Chelsea must improve in order to win Premier League: Antonio Conte

And Custis believes City manager Pep Guardiola, who may call on Kelechi Iheanacho, will struggle to replace him. The sendings-off of Sergio Aguero and Fernandinho effectively took City's tally of red cards this season to six if another, retrospec...

Field Days, Uh, Nights, for Colts in 41-10 Romp Over Jets

The Colts have won three of the last four - Luck sat out the Pittsburgh loss with a concussion - and it's imperative they make it four of the last five when the Texans visit. The Jets should be able to steal a couple of games, even with Petty , ...

Sensors to measure 'fan quakes' at Michigan-Ohio State game Sensors to measure 'fan quakes' at Michigan-Ohio State game

When Michigan faces Ohio State on Saturday at Ohio Stadium (3:30 p.m., ABC), it'll be a battle between top four teams as the Buckeyes remained at No. But the Tigers - who have two wins over now ranked teams in Louisville and Florida State - sa...

LA 2024 releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed LA 2024 releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed

It was described as "low-risk" by Los Angeles 2024, who stressed their confidence that they would avoid problems of spiralling costs which have often been evident in previous Olympic and Paralympic Games budgets. That projected surplus isn't included...

Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10 Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

The Patriots clinched the victory with a 26-10 final score, increasing their winning streak to three games. Julian Edelman and rookie Malcolm Mitchell each caught eight, combining for 183 yards, and Chris Hogan, James White and Dion Lewis each caug...

MLB Avoids Work Stoppage With Last-Minute Labor Deal

Players and owners had until midnight to reach a deal . Had that happened, it would have been the first time in 21 years baseball experienced a work stoppage. That's the thinking, at least. Perhaps most significantly, the Qualifying Offer system is...

Luiz puts Aguero clash down to 'quite normal frustration' on striker's part

The Blues are now 8-0 in their last eight Premier League fixtures with a 22-2 goal differential in that span. Chelsea remains a top the table and now find themselves four points clear of Man City. The Chelsea defender stated Diego Costa and Serg...

Alabama positioned to become 3rd wire-to-wire AP No. 1

Rounding out this year's top six bowl game odds are Michigan (-7) vs. Florida State in the Orange Bowl on December 30, Auburn vs. Oklahoma (-4.5) in the Sugar Bowl on January 2, and Western Michigan vs. Alabama's defense did exactly what it's done a...

Rivera not worried about losing team after benching Newton

The Seahawks now are in limbo for the interim with one of the best defenses of the 2000s now left without one of their leaders and a future Hall of Fame level talent for the rest of the season. "We're going to evaluate things eventually, but we'v...

Broncos rule Trevor Siemian out against Jaguars

With a loss to the defending Super Bowl champion Broncos (7-4), the Jaguars (2-9) would become the fifth team in National Football League history to post double-digit losses in six consecutive seasons. With starting quarterback Trevor Siemian out ...

Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins

The loss brings the to Redskins to 6-5-1, and they now sit behind the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for second place in the NFC Wild Card race. "I feel like we underachieved today, " he said after the Cardinals' 31-23 victory, "and that's very frustrati...

Bennett set to make return for Seattle against Carolina

The Seahawks cornerback has another chance to deliver karma to Newton when Seattle hosts Carolina in Sunday's rematch. The 7-3-1 Seattle Seahwks are atop the NFC West, while the 4-7 Panthers come in at the bottom of the NFC South.

Barcelona 1-1 Real Madrid in El Clásico

One piece of positive news for Barcelona, though, was the return of captain Andres Iniesta from injury as the Spanish global put on a virtuoso display as a second-half substitute. "We played well, especially in the first half. In fact, the reason we ...

Wenger takes strong squad to Switzerland to play Basel

Alexis Sanchez continues to be instrumental for the Gunners and was at it again on Saturday, scoring three goals in the space of 14 minutes in a 5-1 romp of a hapless West Ham side. Still, that does not mean its final game is meaningless. That ...

We Too Deep Rings True in 10th Title Run

They started things off tight with four punts before Oklahoma State finally managed to get on board with a field goal. Down 31-20, the Cowboys needed two scores. "I can't lie, at times it has eaten me alive to watch my college career pass me bye with...

Southern California meets Penn State in 103rd Rose Bowl

Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. If consistency, certainty and clear-cut criteria are what you crave, this may not be the sport for you. Which one should be left out so Penn State can get in? Yes,...

Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington In The College Football Playoff

Ultimately, having a conference championship and a head-to-head victory over Ohio State was not enough to move Penn State into the top four in the eyes of the committee. Between 2010 and 2014, the Big Ten swelled from 11 teams to 14, including the ad...

Panel's playoff picks came down to Washington vs. Penn State Panel's playoff picks came down to Washington vs. Penn State

Georgia Tech and Colorado shared the honors in 1990. The 12-member selection committee selects and seeds the four playoff teams. The playoff hit them early. "We sat in there as a team and listened to all the points that were made". When you haven...

Smith's 164 puts Australia 1-0 up

At that stage, Australia was 47-2 after 10 overs. It was a let-off New Zealand were made to pay for as Smith recorded his best score in the format and the highest by any player in an ODI at the SCG , breaking AB de Villiers' 162 not out for ...

Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson

The selection committee protocol states that championships won and head-to-head results should be used by the committee to separate teams with similar résumés. Sunday, Petersen said playing Alabama in Atlanta is the "biggest challenge that we've face...

Manning, Giants down Browns 27-13 for 6th straight win

The team has been undergoing a not-so-subtle rebuild and is loaded with draft picks going forward. "You have to learn how to win", Jackson said . I would call it a test of faith, but to think anyone should conjure up faith in the architects of thi...

Jackson, Watson likely to be among Heisman finalists

Watson completed all five of his passes and scored on a 3-yard touchdown run to make it 7-0 with 11:47 left in the first quarter. He added 85 yards on the ground with two scores. The college football odds for the game have the Tigers favored to ...

Smith sets ODI record with Aussies on top Smith sets ODI record with Aussies on top

December 3 (ANI): Ahead of the three-match Chappell-Hadlee ODI series against Australia starting at the SCG from tomorrow, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has said that his side would focus on playing their best, and insisted they can beat...

Penn State overcomes 21-point deficit to win title

We saw it two times this year alone - just like Wisconsin wasn't the Big Ten's second-best team, Virginia Tech wasn't the ACC's, either - and we've seen the Pac-12 get involved in the past, too, in those years where OR and Stanford were the class o...

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