• UConn confirms NCAA investigation of men's basketball
UConn confirms NCAA investigation of men's basketball

UConn this morning confirmed a report that its men's basketball program is under investigation by the NCAA. Kevin Ollie has struggled to replicate the success of the 2013-14 season, when he led the CT men's basketball team to a surprise national title as a No.

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  • Why was Arsenal target Mahrez at the Emirates? Scouting mission, says Puel
Why was Arsenal target Mahrez at the Emirates? Scouting mission, says Puel

However, a more likely explanation is that they were just being supportive friends and watched their former team mate N'Golo Kanté - with whom they are understood to retain a close friendship - in action. "If not possible I am happy with this squad". After Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea in the Carabao Cup semifinals on Wednesday, January 24, Lei...

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  • Purdue Holds Off Michigan For 16th Straight Win
Purdue Holds Off Michigan For 16th Straight Win

Purdue guard Carsen Edwards led all scorers with 19 points and made 4 of the 12 3-point shots the Boilermakers sank. MI and Rutgers play at 7 p.m. Utah (13-7, 5-4 Pac-12) led 79-77 late in overtime and had a chance to stretch it, but David Collette missed two free throws with 20.9 seconds left.

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  • Baker Mayfield focused on changing perceptions at Senior Bowl
Baker Mayfield focused on changing perceptions at Senior Bowl

Mayfield's late arrival (family emergency) was treated like the Beatles' first trip to NY, with screaming throngs of fans - and a big section of NFL Draft media - proclaiming the coronation of the would-be king. Allen said footwork and working on arm mechanics should fix the accuracy issues. The big debate right now is who will the Cleveland B...

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  • Thiery Henry: Henrikh Mkhitaryan looks like an Arsenal player
Thiery Henry: Henrikh Mkhitaryan looks like an Arsenal player

Michael Owen is backing Manchester United to ease to a comfortable win against Yeovil Town in the FA Cup fourth round on Friday night. Mourinho became the first United manager in history to win a major trophy in his first season when he secured the League Cup previous year, and he also led the club to victory in the Europa League , t...

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  • Chipper headlines 2018 Hall of Fame class
Chipper headlines 2018 Hall of Fame class

Jones was the leading vote getter with 410, which accounted for 97.2 percent of the vote, which ranks 11th all-time in plurality. Jones got in with 92.2% of the vote, Guerrero wound up with 92.9%, Thome with 89.8, and Hoffman with 79.9%. The back half of Hall of Fame season comes this summer, a week apart in late July and early August when the ...

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  • Former Kentucky guard De'Aaron Fox wins game on incredible dunk
Former Kentucky guard De'Aaron Fox wins game on incredible dunk

On the other end Miami's Josh Richardson would miss a jumper as time expired, giving Sacramento the win. Mitchell led the Buckeyes (16-5, 5-3) with 27 points but the NCAA 3-point record-holder and second-leading scorer at 24.8 was just 3 of 11 from deep.

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  • Roger Federer said he'll never dress like Rafael Nadal - here's why
Roger Federer said he'll never dress like Rafael Nadal - here's why

Cilic , who has experience of winning a grand slam at the US Open in 2014, was always going to be a very tough challenge but Edmund looked tired in mind and body and was unable to play at his best. The 29-year-old says there are two ways to view that tournament and he hopes to channel his disappointment to win a second career slam. After a ha...

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  • Mario offers thumbs up as he closes in on West Ham mortgage
Mario offers thumbs up as he closes in on West Ham mortgage

Hernandez joined West Ham from Bayer Leverkusen for £16million in July but has scored only five times in 21 appearances and the club had been willing to listen to offers for the 29-year-old. talkSPORT has taken a look at the latest rumours involving the club. West Bromwich Albion recently also expressed an interest in the Scotland worldwide...

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  • Rob Gronkowski 'will absolutely be good to go' for Super Bowl LII
Rob Gronkowski 'will absolutely be good to go' for Super Bowl LII

Wednesday was the first time New England publicly acknowledged Gronkowski had a concussion. Eagles wide receiver Terrell Owens, with nine catches for 122 yards just six weeks removed from ankle surgery, deserved some MVP votes. "Whoever it is, I know we have a lot of trust in this room". "There's going to be a lot of distractions, familie...

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  • Premier League must remain priority for Arsenal - Seaman
Premier League must remain priority for Arsenal - Seaman

Lack of team balance has been the main reason behind Arsenal's inconsistent season although Sanchez's departure has clearly made an impact where team morale is concerned. Sanchez left Arsenal just months before his contract was due to run out at the end of the season and former Gunners defender Martin Keown accused the Chile worldwide of bein...

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  • Danny Ings prepared for first start in two years
Danny Ings prepared for first start in two years

West Brom boss Alan Pardew has targets in mind this month but needs to raise cash first - which is why they are ready to sell the likes of Rondon and team-mate Jonny Evans, who has been interesting Arsenal and Man City. And, just three days later, the Sun reports that Sam Allardyce's side are now preparing a bid for the West Brom number nine wi...

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  • Warriors vs. Timberwolves on Thursday night
Warriors vs. Timberwolves on Thursday night

The T'Wolves are on a back-to-back, having lost 123-114 Wednesday to the Blazers. This will be the fourth straight game he's missed, and Minnesota's gone 2-1 in his absence. It will be the second regular season showdown between the conference rivals after the Warriors' 125-101 victory on November 8. They won three of four meetings last season, ...

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  • Arsenal have unfinished business in League Cup: Arsene Wenger
Arsenal have unfinished business in League Cup: Arsene Wenger

He even picked up and injury and came back from that really quickly. Arsenal have not featured in a League Cup final in seven years, losing to Birmingham on that occasion, with Arsene Wenger yet to taste success in the competition during his 21-year reign as boss.

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  • MSU Presidents Quits After Nassar Sentenced
MSU Presidents Quits After Nassar Sentenced

Nassar has also been sentenced to 60 years in federal prison for child pornography . Clery investigations take years to complete. Once she returns from that research leave, her salary will again be $750,000 for her first year. Former Michigan State gymnastics coach Kathie Klages resigned last year after she was suspended for defending Na...

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  • 'I feel privileged' - Mourinho looks to long-term future at Manchester United
'I feel privileged' - Mourinho looks to long-term future at Manchester United

Asked yesterday about the possibility of signing Ronaldo, Mourinho said: "Cristiano is the kind of player every manager wants, every club wants". Shaw himself said earlier this month: "The manager has been really good with me and has given me extra confidence".

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  • Penn State assistant Josh Gattis announces he is leaving for Alabama
Penn State assistant Josh Gattis announces he is leaving for Alabama

Two years removed from a Big Ten title and coming off a year ending with a victory in the Fiesta Bowl, the Penn State Nittany Lions are looking to remain in the thick of the Big Ten championship picture in 2018. Which is kind of like Penn State basketball's season. Previously, offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead left to become head coach a...

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  • Cavaliers move Thompson into starting lineup, Jae Crowder to bench
Cavaliers move Thompson into starting lineup, Jae Crowder to bench

Don't take this the wrong way, LeBron James is an unbelievable player, and a major reason the Cavaliers have been so good since his return. Worst of all was a team meeting after the historically awful Oklahoma City Thunder game (in which the Cavs allowed 148 points).

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  • Five facts about Southampton target Guido Carrillo
Five facts about Southampton target Guido Carrillo

Pellegrino had been expected to reinvest the windfall from Virgil van Dijk's £75m move to Liverpool and made adding a striker a priority, with top scorer Charlie Austin injured and both Shane Long and Manolo Gabbiadini struggling for goals.

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  • Vince McMahon announces XFL to return in 2020
Vince McMahon announces XFL to return in 2020

In the ESPN documentary "30 for 30: This Was the XFL ", which was released in early 2017, McMahon and former NBC executive Dick Ebersol reminisced about the league, even proposing bringing it back. "Where's my football?" - Vince McMahon , XFL press conference, 2001. One of the main problems with the ill-fated previous XFL was timing - the...

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  • Greg Docherty set to clinch move to Rangers
Greg Docherty set to clinch move to Rangers

A Scotland under-21 global, he scored the only goal of last season's two-legged Premiership play-off against Dundee United, securing his side's top flight status for another season. Docherty's imminent arrival will bolster Rangers' midfield options significantly, with Murty already having a host of options in the centre of the park.

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  • Ronaldo to Man Utd talk prompts reluctant Mourinho response
Ronaldo to Man Utd talk prompts reluctant Mourinho response

De Gea has been one of the standout goalkeepers of European football over the last few seasons and Jose Mourinho termed him the best in the world earlier in the season. But The Special One has refused to "fuel the fire" raging at Real - despite acknowledging he would like the winger as much as any other manager. "To put some water on the fire...

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  • The remarkable semi-finals history Federer must defy
The remarkable semi-finals history Federer must defy

She is wary of Kerber and vowed to "stay calm and play like I did today". Yeah, I'm just trying to fight 100 per cent. I like it when we don't know the guys. In the semifinals on Friday, Chung will oppose either second-seeded Roger Federer of Switzerland, the defending champion and a five-time Australian Open title victor, or 19th-seeded Tom...

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  • Newcastle sign Chelsea´s Kenedy on loan for the rest of…
Newcastle sign Chelsea´s Kenedy on loan for the rest of…

Premier LeagueNewcastle manager Rafael Benitez has revealed loan signing Kenedy's versatility was the main reason why he brought him in from Chelsea . Speaking to Newcastle's official website about the move, the 21-year-old said, "I'm so happy with this opportunity at Newcastle ". Kenedy is the only recognized back-up in the squad to Ma...

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  • Pochettino To Wenger: Shut Up And Face Your Club
Pochettino To Wenger: Shut Up And Face Your Club

The Gunners have also been to Wembley nine times in the past decade for either the FA Cup final or semifinal, plus the League Cup final and the Community Shield. "Praise? Of course we receive praise". "But I am realistic and today you look in England from the beginning of the season and today in six months, seven months, there's many changes on...

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