After a few minutes in the clubhouse, the team returned to the field waving small flags and ran over to celebrate with a large group of fans on the first-base side who were chanting, beating drums, rattling noisemakers and waving flags. Thanks to a big first inning and a crucial sixth inning error, Puerto Rico is on their way to the World Baseball Classic semi-finals. Jones hit a grounder to 3rd base and Rougned Odor tried to start a double play.
Over the course of 40 minutes in a 100-82 win over 15th-seeded North Dakota , Arizona amassed 54 points in the paint, shot 58.1 percent from the field and had five players score in double figures. Hamdy's post play was rendered pivotal by the struggles of his fellow big men - senior forward Mo-Alie Cox scored just two points on 1-4 shooting and grabbed two boards.
Leadbitter, whose inevitable booking eventually came at the end of the half, was employed more impressively when Middlesbrough finally troubled City midway through the half. "The first step is you have to dream of being in the quarter-finals, you have to believe you can qualify. After that we are going to see". It was a goal destined to further erode the fragile confidence of a Middlesbrough team that struggled to find an immediate response apart from two terrible tackles, one that ...
Former Cougar basketball player Lavar Ball had a rather undistinguished career in the Palouse as he averaged 2.2 points per game and 2.3 rebounds for game in the 1987-88 season under then coach Kelvin Sampson. He has also called out Charles Barkley and LeBron James' sons. "It's nothing new to me", Lonzo Ball said Thursday. "He can not stop me one-on-one", Ball said.
Does Leicester's triumphant progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League prove the club was right to sack Claudio Ranieri last month, or does it serve as further evidence in the case against the players? WES MORGAN rewrote the history books last night (March 14) by becoming the inaugural Jamaican global to bag a Champions League goal.
Troy Caupain drove inside against his defender, absorbed the contact and finished at the rim as the referee whistled for a foul that sent Cincinnati's senior guard to the free-throw line for a three-point play. 11 seed Kansas State in first-round action of the South region. That leaves the Wildcats just a day to get ready for the Bearcats, one of the nation's toughest defensive teams.
SMU reclaimed their lead with a layup and an and-one, but layups from junior guard Jordan McLaughlin and Melton held the Mustang lead to 1 point. There isn't pressure to live up to lofty expectations, such as was the case for SMU after winning a conference regular-season and tournament title, and thus no reason to tighten up and stress.
Khris Middleton scored 14 of his season-high 30 points in the fourth quarter, Greg Monroe added 12 points before his ejection and the Milwaukee Bucks kept up their furious playoff push with their eighth victory in nine games, 107-103 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
With Peterson's return unlikely, the number will be unoccupied in the Vikings locker room. I want to say to Vikings fans: I'm not here to replace#28, he's irreplaceable. I'm not here to be No. 28, there's no one like him. A source , though, said Cook is still considering Minnesota. The Lions had the NFL's 30th-ranked rush offense in 2016 (81.9 yards per game), so running back is a potential need.
Maxwell is only the second Australian batsman after Shane Watson to score hundreds in all three formats. The wicket at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) International Stadium in Ranchi remains a haven for the batsmen , and India will want to knock off as many runs as possible before it starts assisting the spinners more than what it has so far.
That was a story point early and often this season, but consider this: after suffering back-to-back losses against Arizona and USC at mid-season, the Bruins buckled down defensively and held all but one opponent (AZ in the Pac-12 tourney) below 80 points per game.
Also, his dad head coach Steve Alford has been here before as well. Here's what Amick writes: "As one general manager put it, and many other executives confirmed in various forms when consulted on the matter, 'No one's paying attention to Ball's father'".
We're excited to right the wrongs, go out and put in a good performance at home. However, with two wins to their name already, the Scots could make the jump from fifth to second depending on how the final week of results plays out, giving Vern Cotter's side plenty of motivation to impress at Murrayfield.
De'Aaron Fox had a team-high 19 points. It's the first time Northern Kentucky has made the big dance. After jumping out in front to start the game United Kingdom started to go away from what was working for them and fell behind as a result.
It ended with losses in seven of the final 11 games. O'Mara, who finished with 18 points on 5 of 6 shooting from the field and 8 of 9 from the free throw line, dominated as Bluiett struggled and kept the pressure on the Terps' two big men.
Before today, the Bruins' last loss came on December 14, 2016 vs. Minnesota. The school is host of first- and-second-round games at Mitchell Coliseum and the following two rounds - beginning with the Sweet 16 - will be held at Rupp Arena in downtown Lexington.
No. 7 seed MI and No. 2 seed Louisville will tip off at 12:10 p.m. on Sunday, it was announced early Saturday morning. Kansas State vs. Cincinnati at 6:27 p.m. The Hurricanes came out with boundless energy and dominated the first eight minutes, using tenacious defense to race to a 10-0 lead which widened to 17-5.
Pogba limped off early in the second half with a hamstring injury, while Blind departed in the 64th minute with a head injury. "We should be the last team to play in the weekend", he told reporters after United's laboured 1-0 win over Rostov at Old Trafford.
Brief Scores: India 193/2 (M Vijay 82, KL Rahul 67; Cummins 1-22) vs Australia 451. The visitors posted 451 in their first essay. The right-hander quickly completed his maiden century in the longest format of the game, reaching the landmark by guiding an Umesh Yadav delivery to the third man boundary.
On a high after levelling the series in Bengaluru, India welcomed back opener Murali Vijay who missed the tempestuous test with a shoulder injury. After tea, Rahul, with 67, and Vijay took their opening stand to 91 runs. "Just wanted to make it count. every opportunity I get from now on". "It's as special a moment as I've had in my career and hopefully it's not the last".
Lopez has looked sharp in each of his fights since turning pro in November on the Manny Pacquiao-Jessie Vargas undercard. His friend Conor McGregor walked out to the ring with him, and he cheered on as the Irish boxer won with a knockout in the third round.
With the east Londoners having not won at the London Stadium since Andy Carroll bagged that stunning bicycle-kick against Crystal Palace over two months ago, with their last outing in Stratford being 2-1 defeat to runaway Premier League leaders Chelsea.
At 36-0 with 33 knockouts, the native of Kazakhstan has never been knocked down-not even as an amateur-so the sweet science's researchable data is lacking in this area. May the best man win is probably the easiest way to put it. For all of Jacobs wise efforts, Golovkin is patient, reminding me of the villain from No Country For Old men- he's not going away, and he brings potential doom with every movement.
Smith was inching close to his second ton in the series when Ravindra Jadeja got Steven Smith out of his comfort zone, literally! Bowling: First innings: India: Ishant Sharma 20-2-70-0; Umesh Yadav 26-3-94-2; R Ashwin 27-2-94-1; Ravindra Jadeja 42-7-106-4; Murali Vijay 3-0-17-0.
Though, they did win the other game Cousins sat out. Luckily, the MRI came back negative meaning there is nothing too serious keeping him out of tonight's game against the Rockets .His rib injury was sustained from a collision with James Johnson when the Pelicans were taking on the Heat a few nights ago.
In addition, he proposed to square the differences as early as in June. Meanwhile, rumors are flying around about the 20,000-seating capacity Las Vegas arena being reserved in June for the Mayweather vs Mcgregor fight. He also mentioned that he just don't see why it won't happen with all the money involved. A lot of things make this fight intriguing but the reality is this - anybody who has ever seen Floyd Mayweather, he's this big [gesturing at the American's small size].
With his 300th Masters victory, Djokovic extended his winning streak at Indian Wells to a record 19 matches, surpassing Roger Federer , the agency said. Djokovic had a slight fall from grace toward the end of past year, then had an unusual early exit from the Australian Open - a major he's won six times - in January.
The win means United are now unbeaten in their 16 European games at Old Trafford ( 13 wins, three draws). The downside to the victory for United, however, is that their £89m midfielder Paul Pogba limped off with what looked like a hamstring injury early in the second half.
Federer, who awaits the victor of the match between American upstart Jack Sock and Kei Nishikori, offered warm word for Kyrgios. "At this stage we think it's food poisoning and I'm praying it's nothing more", the 21-year-old said in a statement .
Jadeja picked up three wickets in the first session of the day to notch up figures of 4/106. Smith's marathon knock couldn't be breached though, and he had ensured that Australia had a first innings total that would challenge India thoroughly.
Reeser had no idea who the driver was until they got to the gas station and started talking about football. Reeser gave Carr three things he would like him to pray for and the two men, sat on the side of the road and prayed together. In addition to being a good quarterback, Carr also seems to be a sincerely nice person. "He is always looking for opportunities to inspire and help people, to see that there is good in this world because of God's love", Cossy told The Bee.
Novak Djokovic puts his 19-match Indian Wells winning streak on the line against 15th-seeded Nick Kyrgios. "It's a big win", Kyrgios said. I had a physical trainer for a little bit, but it was tough, because my team was motivated but I wasn't motivated.
Other highlights in the run included an alley-oop feed from Graham to Mason for an athletic breakaway layup, a Lagerald Vick dunk that was followed with a few short high steps in front of the UC Davis bench, and a Lucas hook shot that capped the KU run at 22-2.
Notre Dame got its upset game out of the way without being upset. "We've been there. I'm proud we're still alive". The Fighting Irish entered with plenty of confidence as the only team in the bracket boasting back-to-back appearances in the Elite Eight.
For me, getting that close to coaches and players and talking about the upcoming games as well as the experience with them was about as good as it gets. "We finally got the monkey off our backs", Thompson said, "so we're feeling pretty good". At times, he played like he could be an all-conference player.