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College Baseball: SCC Claims Four Wins

THE S-C-C BASEBALL TEAM WON FOUR GAMES THIS PAST WEEKEND…  

THE BLACKHAWKS BEAT ELLSWORTH SATURDAY 7-3 AND 6-2… THEN TOOK A DOUBLE-HEADER AGAINST THE SAME TEAM ON SUNDAY BY SCORES OF 10-6 AND 4-3…  

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL –

NORTHERN IOWA LOST TO WEBER STATE 59-56 SATURDAY NIGHT IN THE SEMI-FINAL ROUND OF THE COLLEGEINSIDER.COM TOURNAMENT… NORTHERN IOWA’S SEASON ENDS AT A RECORD OF 22-AND-14… Continue Reading

NHL: Blues Fall To Kings

THE ST. LOUIS BLUES LOST TO THE DEFENDING STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS THURSDAY…  

ST. LOUIS FELL 4-2 AGAINST THE LOS ANGELES KINGS THURSDAY NIGHT…  

MLB SPRING TRAINING –

THE CHICAGO CUBS LOST TO SEATTLE 6-4 THURSDAY… Continue Reading

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Men’s College Hoops: Hoiberg Gets New Contract At Iowa State

IOWA STATE HEAD BASKETBALL COACH FRED HOIBERG HAS AGREED TO A NEW CONTRACT WITH THE UNIVERSITY…  

HOIBERG AND THE SCHOOL AGREED THURSDAY TO A NEW TEN-YEAR CONTRACT WORTH $20 MILLION. HOIBERG JUST COMPLETED HIS THIRD YEAR WITH THE CYCLONES, LEADING I-S-U TO CONSECUTIVE N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT APPEARANCES FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 12 YEARS.  

JUNIOR COLLEGE SOFTBALL –

S-C-C DEFEATED MUSCATINE 7-TO-6 THURSDAY… WITH A SECOND GAME SUSPENDED DUE TO DARKNESS… Continue Reading

Men’s College Hoops: Shaka Smart Staying At VCU

V-C-U HEAD COACH SHAKA SMART HAS TURNED DOWN AN OVERTURE FROM MINNESOTA…  

SMART, WHO COACHED V-C-U TO THE FINAL FOUR IN 2011, WILL STAY WITH THE SCHOOL… HE EVEN WILL GET A CONTRACT EXTENSION THROUGH 2023 BY TURNING DOWN MINNESOTA’S OFFER TO BECOME THE GOLDEN GOPHERS NEXT HEAD COACH…  

MINNESOTA FIRED TUBBY SMITH FROM THE SAME POSITION EARLIER THIS WEEK… Continue Reading

NBA: Bulls End Miami’s Win Streak

THE CHICAGO BULLS HAVE ENDED THE MIAMI HEAT’S 27-GAME WINNING STREAK…  

CHICAGO BEAT MIAMI 101-97 WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO END THE SECOND-LONGEST WIN STREAK IN THE HISTORY OF THE N-B-A…  

NHL –

THE ST. LOUIS BLUES ARE IN ACTION THURSDAY NIGHT AS THEY HOST THE LOS ANGELES KINGS. Continue Reading

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Men’s College Hoops: Iowa Dominates Virginia

THE IOWA HAWKEYES MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS NOW JUST TWO WINS AWAY FROM THE NATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENT TITLE…  

IOWA WENT ON THE ROAD AND BOUNCED VIRGINIA 75-64 WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO WIN A QUARTERFINAL N-I-T MATCHUP. THE HAWKEYES WILL PLAY AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN IN NEW YORK CITY TUESDAY AGAINST MARYLAND. HEAR THAT GAME ON NEWS RADIO 1490 KBUR…  

ELSEWHERE IN MEN’S COLLEGE HOOPS… Continue Reading

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