Three members of the top-ranked Nebraska volleyball team were honored with weekly awards from the Big Ten Conference on Monday. Last season, Wisconsin escaped from Lincoln with a 23-21 win over the Huskers on October 10. In the first set, the capacity crowd of Husker fans willed the Huskers to an 8-5 lead at the first timeout. A sellout crowd at the Devaney Center watched the number on and number three teams in the nation battle into five sets.
Matsuyama, who started the day tied for fourth, had three birdies on either side of the turn at the par-72 TPC Kuala Lumpur to finish at 20-under 268. The perils of taking the PGA Tour out to Malaysia were fully exposed when play was interrupted by a six-foot long python slithering across the course at the Klang Valley resort in Kuala Lumpur .
And while Fitzpatrick will resume his duties as the starter, it likely will last only if he keeps winning. Smith underwent scans after the game and the results showed the severity of the injury, leaving Fitzpatrick to take over a role he lost after starting their first six games.
Jon Lester, 7-1 in his career against Cleveland, starts for the Cubs and Corey Kluber opens for the Indians. "You kind of wake up today and wonder if it's a dream", said Mark Peloquin, one of the long-suffering and newly rejoicing Cubs fans who might have some psychological unpacking to do after the Cubs advanced to the World Series for the first time since 1945 with a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
He said the peshmerga have had good coalition air support, but could use more armored vehicles and roadside bomb detectors. Members of Iraqi army forces keep watch in front of Islamic States positions at the town of Safayah near Mosul, Iraq October 23, 2016.
Mourinho later confessed that the supporters deserved a better performance than United's players gave them. "I certainly don't see [Marouane] Fellaini being able to control a game - he, for me, is someone who can get forward and get you a goal because of his sheer presence.
Mauricio Pochettino's men won the corresponding fixture 5-1 last season but there was never any prospect of a repeat and the visitors were hanging on for a point at the end. "We have Liverpool and then key games against Leicester, Leverkusen and the derby against Arsenal and for that reason, it's important to be clever how we rotate and manage the squad".
They've held two 10-point fourth quarter leads this season against the Kansas City Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints only to slump to defeat. "There is nothing like winning", said McCoy, who showed his emotions on every play throughout the night.
He added: "It's another game at Anfield, it is still fantastic to play there, and against a strong opponent it's the best thing you could wish". "In the way they play, they are very aggressive". Ultimately, both teams will want to win, but the game is marginally more important to Liverpool than it is to Spurs. He added that "Hugo is not a machine, he's one of the best, but not a machine" before elaborating that "in October he played a lot of games, two games more on worldwide duty ...
It was the 50th forced fumble of his career, his first sack of the season and ended a streak of six games without a sack, the longest dry spell since his rookie season. "We felt like he was the guy throughout the game that was probably playing the best on offense, so at halftime we said, 'Look, we've got to keep finding ways to get this guy the ball, '" O'Brien said.
Later in the first quarter, the Jets secondary surrendered a 53-yard pass on the first play of the drive. These were certainly some tough words from Namath about Smith when he likely didn't know about the severity of the injury. Geno made four of each eight passes for 95 yards, including a 69-yard touchdown pass to receiver Quincy Enunwa. "When the owner stops believing in you and the GM stops believing in you and coaches stop believing in you, sometimes all you have is yourself", ...
I spoke to Conte, not to you", Mourinho told his post-match press conference. "My words were with Antonio Conte were for him, not for you". Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts after his team lost the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London , Sunday, Oct.
Smith is believed to have a torn ACL as a result of his injury Sunday, and will likely miss the remainder of the season, according to multiple reports. "We're going to make our big plays when we can make them, but be smart with the ball and it's a good formula for us". After the game, Fitzpatrick accused ownership, the general manager and coaching staff of losing faith in him.
The evening got worse for Jose Mourinho 20 minutes later. Sunday's defeat leaves United seventh in the Premier League, five points behind fourth-placed Chelsea and fifth-placed Tottenham Hotspur and six points adrift of Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool.
Smith , of course, has rarely seen the field since 2015 training camp, when he was punched by former teammate IK Enemkpali and broke his jaw. They rekindled the partnership previous year, when Fitzpatrick threw for a career-high and Jets-record 31 touchdowns.
Spurs have gone the past three matches without a win, tying with West Bromwich on October 15 in a Premier League game and 0-0 with Bayer 04 Leverkusen in a UEFA Champions League match. "Now we assess the team and take the best solution to try and play in every game with freshness and try to compete in the best way". "That's easier said than done, but the players delivered an incredible physical performance, full of endeavour and desire".
Smith lost his starting job to Fitzpatrick last summer when his jaw was broken by a punch from then-teammate IK Enemkpali. As a former seventh-round pick out of Harvard, Fitzpatrick's entire National Football League existence, which is now in its 12th year, has been defined by being the underdog - the latest example of that is rising from the ashes Sunday to complete 9-of-14 passes for 120 yards and a touchdown against the reeling Ravens to keep the Jets somewhat relevant for another week.
His completion total set a franchise record, topping the mark of 36 set by Brett Favre in 1993 against the Bears. "Both teams were stressed from a medical standpoint", coach Mike McCarthy said. The Bears are also down to their third string quarterback, after Brian Hoyer broke his arm. Minutes after the game ended, Adams was asked in the locker room what it meant to the offense to get that much production from three different receivers.
We're very disappointed to lose the game . There no rest for the squad as they prepare for a long trip on the road to Southampton for this Wednesday's EFL Cup at St. " I think it comes down to the pressure we've had to take in games ", explained Moyes ." Eventually, if you are accepting the opposition coming on to you it can affect you in the end ".
While Hoddle was impressed with Janssen's recent performances during the global break, the former Spurs boss has conceded that the centre-forward has struggled to hit the ground running at White Hart Lane. "He played well for Holland when I saw him", Hoddle told BT Sport's Premier League Tonight show. " Bournemouth pushed us a lot but we were not fresh from the beginning".
That's freshman defensive back Deontay Anderson being turned into a modern art sculpture. Quarterback Danny Etling added 204 yards through the air as the Tigers have now won three straight games under interim head coach Ed Orgeron. LSU finished with 515 total yards against Ole Miss (3-4, 1-3), which saw its chances of getting back into the SEC West race take a huge hit. LSU narrowed the deficit to 10-7 when running back Leonard Fournette blazed 59 yards to the end zone with 3:26 ...
The latest debacle has raised more questions outside the team complex about whether the Colts can close out games. For Manning's retirement news conference, Osweiler said he was on vacation with his family, including his wife, parents and brother, and didn't want to leave the group.
Even with the Indians up 3-0, their rotation for the rest of this series isn't a sure thing for the Indians, with Kluber coming back for Game 4 (and presumably any Game 7) on short rest and lightly used rookie Ryan Merritt lined up for Game 5.
Connor McDavid, the Oilers' 19-year-old captain, registered an assist on their second goal by feeding a flawless pass to Darnell Nurse . "The hockey, obviously, wasn't great hockey, but it was competitive", Gretzky said. It's the moment hockey fans have been waiting for - Jets vs Oilers, outdoors at Investors Group Field for the Heritage Classic. Hedberg and Nilsson were invited on to the ice prior to Wednesday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs and were greeted with a standing ovation.
The following week, the Buckeyes will play No. 7 Nebraska, which will be coming in either undefeated or fresh off a loss to Wisconsin. All things considered after Penn State upset then-No. In a crowded visiting media room at The Big House exactly one month ago these Lions came to the realization after a defeat they called "embarrassing" that something needed to change and to their credit they bought into the vision and made adjustments.
I've previously outlined two points with regards to startable TEs: you are looking for seven or more fantasy points, and you need them to be consistent to be weekly starters. Now fans everywhere are arguing the point: Should the stripes be able to use replay more widely to get game-changing calls right? "At first they had some big plays and things of that nature, but it's a 60-minute game", Lowery said.
Shorts had no catches in this game, but Shepard posted five for 77 yards and a touchdown on just six targets - which is better than anything Vincent Jackson did this season. One quarter into the game, they were down 14-0 thanks to a awful first defensive drive, and a bad Jameis Winston interception, and things looked rather dire.
Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi became the fourth player in the Super Bowl era to post back-to-back 200-yard rushing games Sunday. The Dolphins meanwhile, have been better than their record suggests this season, and they have been unlucky not to have converted more of their results into wins.
Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke has admitted that it would be "very hard" to replace Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger who is in the final year of his contract with the club. "Ivan is doing a first-class job in leading the development of the club across all aspects and representing our values, and we are lucky to have him", he said.
Despite the match ending goalless , Southgate was happy that the team had achieved enough to keep them on track for qualification. "And you have a six-year old son listening to them saying they booed their dad, it's not nice and money does not enter my mind or his or anyone close to us!" England are next in action on the road to Russian Federation 2018 when they host Auld Enemy Scotland at Wembley on November 11.
Also, a drone was shot down through what Kirchmeier described as "less than lethal force" after it allegedly endangered a helicopter flying above the protests. Kellie Berns, who was present at the action, told the Bismarck Tribune of seeing people being pepper-sprayed and thrown to the ground and described law enforcement as being more aggressive than usual.
He said that he didn't "watch the opponent too much" but that he could not "remember a lot of chances" and that he has "already had more problems a few times since we have been together in games like this" when the opposing team "is quite quick with long balls".
His Belgium and City teammate Kevin De Bruyne told reporters that Kompany was available for the game against Barca but said City boss Pep Guardiola made a decision to leave him out of his 18-man squad. While the manager insisted Aguero accepted his demotion to the bench with good grace, some at the club are convinced the 28-year-old, signed from Atletico Madrid for £38million in 2011, will be on his way at the end of the season.
Simon Mignolet who was told after the global break that he is now Liverpool's second-choice keeper, will start against Tottenham. Spurs are unbeaten in eight games but have drawn their last three outings. But Pochettino insisted his stars had to be protected. But the German believes the collective experience of that journey to Wembley Stadium could be helpful to his team as they aim go one better this time around.
Arsene Wenger says he will speak to Granit Xhaka after he was sent-off in Arsenal's 3-2 win over Swansea. Arsenal's Mesut Ozil celebrates after scoring a goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Swansea City at The Emirates Stadium in London, Saturday Oct.