Friday, November 24, 2017

Sports

Chargers pick off Cowboys

Chargers pick off Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas ó Philip Rivers and the Chargers are on the move. Dak Prescott and the Cowboys are fading fast. Rivers threw for 434 yards and three touchdowns in his first Thanksgiving game in his 14th season and the Chargers beat the fading Cowboy...
Published: 11/23/17
Donít forget Ryan Callahan in Lightningís resurgence

Donít forget Ryan Callahan in Lightningís resurgence

WASHINGTON ó Much has been made about the impact on the Lightning of a healthy C Steven Stamkos, who missed most of last season after knee surgery.But donít forget about RW Ryan Callahan, 32, who is looking like his old self after hip problems plague...
Published: 11/23/17
Days after a high fever, Jon Mott wins his fifth Times Turkey Trot 10K

Days after a high fever, Jon Mott wins his fifth Times Turkey Trot 10K

CLEARWATER ó On Tuesday, Jon Mott had a 103-degree fever. That was not enough to keep him from maintaining his dominance Thursday at the 39th Tampa Bay Times Turkey Trot.The former Northeast standout added to his record with his fifth title in the ev...
Published: 11/23/17
Irish, Gamecocks potentially await USF women this weekend

Irish, Gamecocks potentially await USF women this weekend

The extended Thanksgiving weekend is upon us, with Christmas on deck. A season of bountiful dining, though some are wondering if Jose Fernandez has bitten off a bit more than he can chew.One thing's certain: There's not a cream puff or cupcake to be ...
Published: 11/23/17
New Weeki Wachee basketball coach transitions from years on college sidelines

New Weeki Wachee basketball coach transitions from years on college sidelines

WEEKI WACHEE ó Mark Lee was looking for an accomplished coach to take over Weeki Wachee Highís boys basketball team. Not only did he find what he was searching for, but he may have gone above and beyond with the hiring of Rick Scruggs.The 30-year vet...
Published: 11/23/17

Thursdayís sports on TV/radio

TodayCollege footballMississippi at Mississippi State7:30 p.m.ESPNCollege basketballMissouri vs. Long Beach State11:30 a.m.ESPN2Tennessee vs. Villanova12:30 p.m.ESPNSt. Johnís vs. Oregon State2 p.m.ESPNUPortland vs. North Carolina2:30 p.m.ESPNNorth C...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Berth in conference title game at stake Friday for USF Bulls

Berth in conference title game at stake Friday for USF Bulls

In a vote of coaches and teammates, USF center Cameron Ruff almost surely would be chosen most likely to win a political office, in a landslide. A graduate student, Ruff is co-president of USF’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and was selec...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Fennelly: For USF, it’s all there for the taking, and against its bitter rival UCF

Fennelly: For USF, it’s all there for the taking, and against its bitter rival UCF

TAMPA — They’re perfect. They’re supposed to win. They have everything to lose. We can take everything they have. That’s the speech I’m giving my Bulls if I’m USF coach Charlie Strong. Today is the biggest game i...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Lucky or good? Plant no stranger to fantastic finishes because, well, itís Plant

Lucky or good? Plant no stranger to fantastic finishes because, well, itís Plant

High school football playoffs
Published: 11/22/17
Updated: 11/23/17

Koetter says Bucs not distracted by Jameis Winstonís off-field issue

The Bucs are 1-0 since news broke last Friday of Jameis Winston being accused by an Uber driver of groping her during a ride in March of 2016.That's really all the evidence coach Dirk Koetter needs to say the issue has not been a distraction to the t...
Published: 11/22/17
Updated: 11/23/17
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