Men’s Soccer: U.S. National Team Earns Draw In Mexico

THE UNITED STATES MEN’S SOCCER TEAM EARNED A CRUCIAL DRAW TUESDAY NIGHT AGAINST MEXICO…  

THE AMERICANS NEEDED A SOLID EFFORT IN THE WORLD CUP QUALIFYING MATCH AGAINST MEXICO TUESDAY IN MEXICO CITY… AND THE U.S. DELIVERED, EARNING A 0-0 TIE AGAINST THE MEXICANS… THE DRAW MARKED ONLY THE SECOND TIME THAT THE U.S. HAD EARNED A TIE IN A WORLD CUP QUALIFYING MATCH PLAYED IN MEXICO.  

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NHL: Blackhawks Win, Blues Lose

THE CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS DEFEATED THE CALGARY FLAMES TUESDAY…  

GOALIE RAY EMERY PITCHED A SHUTOUT AS THE HAWKS BEAT CALGARY 2-TO-NOTHING TUESDAY NIGHT… IN OTHER N-H-L ACTION, EDMONTON BEAT ST. LOUIS 3-0…   Continue Reading

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Women’s College Hoops: Iowa Falls To Notre Dame

THE SEASON IS OVER FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM…  

THE LADY HAWKEYES LOST TO NOTRE DAME 74-57 TUESDAY NIGHT IN IOWA CITY TO END THEIR N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT RUN. THE FIGHTING IRISH HAVE NOW WON 28 GAMES IN A ROW, DATING BACK TO EARLY DECEMBER. NOTRE DAME ADVANCES TO THE REGIONAL SEMI-FINAL ROUND ON SUNDAY.  

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL –

NORTHERN IOWA BEAT BRADLEY 90-77 TUESDAY NIGHT IN THE COLLEGE-INSIDER.COM TOURNAMENT… Continue Reading

Golf: Tiger Woods Wins, Again, At Bay Hill

TIGER WOODS HAS NOW WON 8 TIMES IN HIS CAREER AT BAY HILLL…  

WOODS CLAIMED THE ARNOLD PALMER INVITATIONAL, HELD AT BAY HILL IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA, BY TWO SHOTS OVER JUSTIN ROSE.  

WOODS ALSO RE-CLAIMED THE #1 SPOT IN THE WORLD GOLF RANKINGS WITH THE VICTORY.  

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NHL: Chicago Falls To Los Angeles, 5-4

THE CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS LOST TO DEFENDING STANLEY CUP CHAMPION LOS ANGELES MONDAY NIGHT… THE L.A. KINGS BEAT THE BLACKHAWKS 5-TO-4 MONDAY NIGHT IN N-H-L ACTION.  

MLB SPRING TRAINING –

THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS BEAT MINNESOTA 4-3 MONDAY…. WHILE THE CHICAGO WHITE SOX LOST TO THE ANGELS 11-5… Continue Reading

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Women’s College Hoops: Iowa State Falls To Georgia

THE IOWA STATE LADY CYCLONES HAVE BEEN ELIMINATED FROM THE N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…  

IOWA STATE WAS UP FOUR POINTS WITH 150 SECONDS REMAINING, BUT THEN GEORGIA CAME BACK JUST AS STRONG TO RECLAIM THE LEAD WITH JUST UNDER ONE MINUTE LEFT MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE WINNING 65-TO-60.  

THE IOWA WOMEN’S TEAM WILL BE IN ACTION TUESDAY NIGHT AT HOME AGAINST NOTRE DAME IN N-C-A-A SECOND ROUND PLAY. HEAR THAT GAME ON NEWS RADIO 1490 KBUR.  

IN THE WOMEN’S N-I-T MONDAY, ILLINOIS DEFEATED EASTERN ILLINOIS WHILE KANSAS STATE BEAT ILLINOIS STATE. Continue Reading

Men’s College Hoops: Florida Gulf Coast, La Salle Advance As Sweet 16 Surprises

THIS YEAR’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT HAS PROVIDED MANY UPSETS, AND NOW FOUR SURPRISES ARE PART OF THE SWEET 16…  

FLORIDA GULF COAST (15), LA SALLE (13) AND OREGON (12) ARE DOUBLE-DIGIT SEEDS THAT HAVE ADVANCED TO THE SWEET 16, WHILE WICHITA STATE (9) IS ALSO HOPING TO MAKE A RUN TO THE FINAL FOUR IN ATLANTA.  

THERE STILL ARE SOME TRADITIONAL POWERS IN THE MIX HOWEVER… LOUISVILLE, DUKE, KANSAS, MICHIGAN, MICHIGAN STATE, FLORIDA, INDIANA, MARQUETTE, OHIO STATE AND SYRACUSE ARE ALL FORMER NATIONAL CHAMPS HOPING TO CLAIM ANOTHER TITLE FROM A TOP-SEED POSITION.   Continue Reading

NHL: Blues Fall To Calgary

THE ST. LOUIS BLUES COULD NOT TAKE CARE OF BUSINESS SUNDAY AGAINST CALGARY…  

THE BLUES LOST TO THE CALGARY FLAMES 3-2 SUNDAY. THE CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS WERE OFF.  

NBA –

CHICAGO BEAT MINNESOTA 104-97 SUNDAY… Continue Reading

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Men’s College Hoops: Iowa State, Illinois Drop Tight Games

THE IOWA STATE CYCLONES AND ILLINOIS FIGHTING ILLINI MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAMS ARE OUT OF THE NCAA TOURNAMENT… BUT NOT BEFORE BOTH TEAMS GAVE A PAIR OF TWO SEEDS TOUGH FIGHTS.  

THE CYCLONES CAME BACK FROM 13 POINTS DOWN TO TIE OHIO STATE LATE IN SUNDAY’S GAME, BUT THEN BUCKEYES POINT GUARD AARON CRAFT HIT A THREE-POINTER WITH A HALF-SECOND TO GO TO BEAT IOWA STATE 78-75…  

A POINT GUARD ALSO HELPED TO DEFEAT ILLINOIS SUNDAY… MIAMI POINT MAN SHANE LARKIN DRILLED A THREE-POINTER WITH A MINUTE LEFT TO GIVE THE HURRICANES THE LEAD FOR GOOD AGAINST THE ILLINI… Continue Reading