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Defending national champion Villanova lost its second game in a row on Saturday, the first time the No. 8 Wildcats had dropped back-to-back games since the end of the 2012-13 season. Three days after being blown out by No. 18 Michigan 73-46 in a rematch of Aprils national championship game, Villanova 2-2 lost at home to Furman 76-68 in overtime. Prior to Saturday, Nova had been the only team not to lose back-to-back games since the start of the 2013-14 season. According to Elias Sports Bureau research, the most recent reigning national champion to start 2-2 or worse through four games the following season was UCLA in 1995-96 2-2. Villanova also started 2-2 in 1985-86, the season after its first national title. The Wildcatshadnt lost two of their first four games since 1997-98, prior to coach Jay Wrights arrival. After losing four players from last seasons national championship squad to the NBA draft,...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald said he hoped he would not be fined after a series of altercations in the Rams game against the Seattle Seahawks. No such luck, as Donald was fined more than $23,000 for his actions in Sundays game. The NFL fined Donald $10,026 for his retaliatory hit on Justin Brittafter the center delivered a late shove to Donald out of bounds. Both players were penalized for unnecessary roughness. What Donald did after the game drew the most concern. He shed his shoulder pads on the sideline, put his helmet back on and buckled the chinstrap as he ran onto the field to confront Britt. That drew a $13,369 fine. Donald would not expand this week on what took place throughout the game and afterward, but he said the Seahawks did a lot of things that he hoped would be seen by the NFL. I just got to control my temper, he said. I just got to be...
Its shaping up to be a big football weekend for the Miles family. North Carolinasenior quarterback Manny Miles, the son of former LSUand Oklahoma Statecoach Les Miles, threw a 38-yard touchdown pass on the final play of the first half of North Carolinas game against FCS school Western Carolina on Saturday. The Hail Mary to tight end Jake Bargas marked the first collegiate touchdown pass for Miles, a walk-on who has mostly served as North Carolinas holder on field goals. Les Miles, who ESPN and other outlets reported is closing in on a deal to become the next coach at Kansas, was in attendance for Senior Day in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Kansas could introduce Miles as its next coach early next week. Miles has not coached since he was fired in September 2016. He is 141-55 as a college head coach, including winning the 2007 national championship at LSU and two SEC titles. Before Saturdays scoring...
Ninth-ranked Ohio State went to overtime to avoid one of the most stunning upsets in this college football season, defeating Maryland 52-51 when the Terrapins failed to convert a 2-point conversion
Cornelius rallies Oklahoma State past No. 7 West Virginia 45-41 Cowboys clinch bowl bid
The Wolverines struggled in the red zone but held on for a 31-20 win
The Paladins are off to their most impressive start, arguably, in school history Nova, meanwhile, is off to its worst start in a very long time
The No. 10 Buckeyes barely survived a Maryland team without its starting quarterback on Saturday
Saturdays 10-game slate features Boston trying to stay hot against a struggling Utah team
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Defending national champion Villanova lost its second game in a row on Saturday, falling to Furman 76-68 in overtime three days after being blown out by No. 18 Michigan.
The NFL fined Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald more than $23,000 for his actions toward the Seahawks Justin Britt during Sundays game.
Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer said his team was fortunate to pull off an overtime win over Maryland on Saturday, but he said the defense has to improve or we wont win against Michigan next week.
Warriors owner Joe Lacob told the San Francisco Chronicle that the teams management is handling the dust-up between Draymond Green and Kevin Durant very appropriately, and in no way has the organization chosen sides.
Les Miles, who is 141-55 in 15-plus seasons as a coach at LSU and Oklahoma State, is close to a deal to become head coach at Kansas, sources told ESPN.
Ed Oliver, a defensive tackle who plays for the University of Houston Cougars, became angry and shouted at Coach Major Applewhite on Thursday night.
The Miami Marlins have debuted their new logo, colors and uniforms, hoping to rebrand the team.
Miami Heat star Hassan Whiteside reportedly had a $50,000 rifle stolen from him over the summer.
Earlham College has suspended its football program after a fifth consecutive winless season and a Division III record 53 straight losses.
The Los Angeles Rams raised $1.1 million for victims of the wildfires in California, according to multiple reports.
Down 31-14 at halftime, Oklahoma State roared back and scored a touchdown in the final minute to upset No. 7 West Virginia in Stillwater.
With one game left in the regular season, Notre Dames Fighting Irish are close to going unbeaten and securing a spot in the College Football Playoff.
Harvards Devin Darrington had what looked like a 27-yard touchdown, but the play was called back because he flipped off a Yae player.
Michigan put away a feisty Indiana squad to set up a battle for the Big Ten East title against rival Ohio State.
Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Nathan Peterman has three TDs and 12 INTs for a passer rating of 32.5 in eight career NFL games.
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