LSU right-hander Jaden Hill was named SEC Baseball Freshman of the Week Monday by the league office.
Monday, February 18, 2019
The Tigers opened their spring season with a seventh-place finish at the Mercer University-hosted invitational.
They are loud. They are crazy. They are making a difference for their beloved basketball team.
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Oklahoma junior WR Marquise Brown underwent LisFranc surgery last month and won't participate in next week's combine or the Sooners' pro day in March, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Monday.
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Sunday, February 17, 2019
The No. 1 LSU baseball team scored 17 runs on 20 hits to roll past Air Force, 17-5, Sunday evening in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.
Missouri finished six strokes behind fifth-place Chattanooga. Southeastern Conference counterparts Vanderbilt and Kentucky finished first and tied for third, respectively.
The Conference USA office announced on Sunday the remaining information in regards to bonus play, releasing all of the tip times and broadcast schedules for the three pods.
While it’s hard to imagine the Packers becoming a run-first outfit with two-time NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers at quarterback, LaFleur has said on multiple occasions since his Jan. 11 introduction as head coach that he believes in the value of running the ball and how it could lighten the load on his signal-caller.
Former Sabino High School and UA pass-rusher Brooks Reed, an All-Pac-10 defensive player in 2010, signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Arizona Cardinals last week. Life in the NFL has been good to the 31-year-old Reed. He previously signed a $22 million contract with the Atlanta Falcons also got married while in Atlanta. Brooks and Natalie Reed are expecting their first child, a boy, in July.
In its diligence to hire an offensive line coach, Arizona turned some heads by acquiring 34-year-old Kyle DeVan, a four-year NFL lineman who coached at Ball State last year. DeVan, who played at Oregon State, previously served on the staffs at his alma mater and USC, giving him valuable recruiting contacts in the region. After Arizona hired DeVan, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy hired Arizona alumnus and 12-year UA offensive line coach Charlie Dickey, who is a top hire anywhere. Gundy did it one day after it was reported that the Cowboys had an opening. “I’ve tried to hire coach Dickey before but was unsuccessful because of his loyalty to Coach (Bill) Snyder at Kansas State,” Gundy wrote in a Twitter message. In this case, Arizona and OSU both appear to have hired the right guy.
Former Canyon del Oro softball standout Alexis Kaiser made her college debut at Syracuse a memorable one, hitting a home run last week against Grand Canyon in the San Diego State kickoff tournament. Kaiser is the daughter of former UA and NFL linebacker John Kaiser, a member of the Tucson Conquistadores. Kaiser batted No. 4 in the Syracuse lineup Friday, with a run-scoring double against Penn State.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
In a back-and-forth game with nine ties and 13 lead changes, it was Louisiana Tech who made the winning plays in the end, coming away with a 72-67 victory on Saturday afternoon over UTSA to remain undefeated at home this season in the Thomas Assembly Center on Karl Malone Court.
Former Ironwood Ridge and UA linebacker Jake Matthews last week was accepted to medical school Still University of Health Sciences in Kirksville, Missouri, an established medical school that has been in business for 127 years. Matthews joins at least four other UA football players of the modern era to go to medical school: All-WAC lineman Jon Abbott, an academic All-American at Arizona, is now an orthopedic surgeon in Oro Valley; Ivan Lesnik, a second-team All-Pac-10 defensive lineman in the early 1990s, served as a surgeon for the Navy Surgeon General before opening a pain management center in Seattle; Kevin Schmidtke, a former UA running back, attended Boston University for dental school and now runs a practice on La Cholla Boulevard; and Tucson orthopedic surgeon William “Billy” Prickett, a starting UA quarterback in 1991 who has returned to be part of the UA’s football medical staff.
Tre'Davious White earned legend status with his viral "Tre White Goalie Academy" video and the Mudbugs extended an invitation to the former LSU Tiger and current Buffalo Bill to drop the puck before Shreveport's game against Amarillo, Saturday.
Tiger fall to No. 2 Oklahoma State in front of program's largest home crowd.
The Tigers were down 3-0 before marching back to claim their fifth consecutive victory on Saturday.
The Missouri men's and women's track and field teams hosted the Missouri Collegiate Challenge on Saturday at the Hearnes Center. The meet hosts teams from various levels of competition from around the state.
The match between two top-five wrestling teams came down to sudden death as a Missouri freshman took on an Oklahoma State redshirt senior.
The Tigers won five field events while hosting the Missouri Collegiate Challenge on Saturday.
The Tigers have outscored their opponents 30-3 during the winning streak.
Stephens College missed out on a chance to win its first road game of the year. Chalee Britt posted her fifth consecutive double-double for the Stars.
Mark Smith returns but Tigers match season-high with 25 turnovers in 75-65 loss in Oxford, Miss.
Junior Kameron Misner went 3-for-4 with two home runs, while sophomore right-hander Konnor Ash picked up the win on the mound in Missouri’s 5-4 victory over North Florida on Saturday.
Tigers coming off Thursday's upset at Mississippi State, playing for possibility of hosting NCAA Tournament games.
Iowa continues to add pieces to its 2019 football recruiting class, and Saturday it added a graduate transfer in an area of need.
The LSU football team received its second commitment from a player from California for its 2020 recruiting class.
Mizzou gets the SEC's top 3-point shooter back for Saturday's game against the Rebels.
Friday, February 15, 2019
The tennis Tigers are now 7-1, and the Missouri gymnastics team squared off against some tough competition in St. Charles.
Georgia announced a number of new titles for assistant football coaches on Friday, with the most notable being the naming of a new defensive coordinator.
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After snapping their seven-year playoff drought last season, the Bears might be in position to halt another skid this spring.
The collusion lawsuits separately filed by Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid against the NFL have been settled, according to a joint public statement by the league and attorney Mark Geragos.
A pair of Quad-City area high school football players are scheduled to be part of a group of nearly 50 prospective recruits attending Iowa’s first "junior day" of 2019 this weekend in Iowa City.
The Saints are adding Phil Galiano as an assistant special teams coach.
LSU football coach Ed Orgeron will have two additional changes to his staff.
Kumerow is an exclusive rights free agent, which means the Packers are the only team that can sign him unless they renounce his rights.
AD Jim Sterk calls penalties "overly harsh" as MU completes first official step in appeals process.
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Thursday, February 14, 2019
Valentine's Day conjures up thoughts of cupid and candy, but for former LSU cornerback and future NFL first-round draft pick Greedy Williams, this thought was on community. That's why he decided to return to his hometown and give some love at the Shriners Hospital for Children.
Hunters can expect a revamped telecheck process, among other improvements.
The starting lineup is set, and it's chock full of experienced returners and fresh talent. Missouri baseball will open its season against North Florida on Friday.
Director of Athletics Jim Sterk said MU would appeal the day the NCAA Committee on Infractions announced the sanctions. Now, it's official.
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The Cincinnati Bengals were eyeing one of the New Orleans Saints assistants to fill their defensive coordinator vacancy.
The Saints do not have a lot of work to do this offseason.