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Pundits and such keep saying that the Gamecocks' win shook up the division standings -- so how do the teams in the East stack up right now? It's probably way too early to start talking about scenarios for either of the division races in the SEC. There are five teams that haven't played a conference game yet, including perennial title contenders Alabama and LSU.
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For the first time since 2011, the No. 9 Nebraska volleyball team will face Creighton in the regular season when the Bluejays visit the Bob Devaney Sports Center for a 7 p.m. match on Wednesday.
Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State basketball team will be featured prominently on the Big Ten Network this season. The Big Ten Network released times for most of its conference basketball lineup Tuesday and Michigan State and Michigan are featured prominently.
Georgia Tech has struggled to put two solid halves together in the same game and Sunday's ACC opener at Virginia Tech doesn't look like a great place for the Yellow Jackets to try and get it done. The Yellow Jackets are one of 23 Division I teams that are 3-0, but the Hokies have beaten them four straight times.
When Brandon Wilds scored in the fourth quarter to put South Carolina ahead of Georgia by 10 points last Saturday, the Gamecocks sideline erupted - a bit too fervently for head coach Steve Spurrier, who recognized there were still 13 minutes remaining in the game. In a larger sense, he's delivering the same message this week to Gamecock faithful downright giddy after the team's victory over a Bulldogs squad that entered the game ranked in the top 10. That 38-35 victory elevated the Gamecocks to No.
Even as the Ducks recruited offensive linemen with bigger names, the Oregon coaches and players always mentioned walk-on Matt Pierson as somebody who could be a factor. Now, with Jake Fisher's knee injury to go with previous injuries to Tyler Johnstone and Andre Yruretagoyena, the Ducks could be counting on Pierson to play left tackle, starting with Saturday's 7:30 p.m. Pac-12 opener at Washington State.
Hampden Academy's Brendan McIntyre and Messalonskee High School's Nick Mayo battle for a rebound during a boys basketball game in Hampden in January. Buy Photo Nick Mayo made a tough decision last spring when he left the Messalonskee of Oakland baseball team to focus on basketball.
East Lansing -- For a go-to receiver, Tony Lippett is one heck of a defensive back.
Alex Collins won't be so lucky. His legs weren't tired after the game - he said the holes his offensive line gave him were too big to get really sore.
On Monday, ESPN Films revealed the films that will make up its fall 2014 lineup for the popular '30 for 30' series. The series returns for a six-week run beginning on Tuesday, October 7 at 9 p.m. Eastern with "Playing for the Mob," which delves into how mobster Henry Hill once helped orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games.
One loss doesn't definitely doom their chances to get to Atlanta to play for the SEC championship and doesn't knock them out of the national title picture just yet. "We've got a lot of veteran guys like myself who have been through this before, who have been down," senior inside linebacker Ramik Wilson said.
With early favorites and fresh faces making a splash in the third weekend of the season, let's take a look at the latest power rankings in the race for the Heisman Trophy. 1. Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon -- While Oregon failed to cover the lofty 43- point spread in its 48-14 victory over Wyoming, Mariota had no trouble hanging on to his No.
After a momentum-building victory against a top 10 team, South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier is taking nothing for granted as the Gamecocks prepare to visit the one program that's struggling more than any other in the Southeastern Conference. That would be Vanderbilt, which was blown out in its first two games by Temple and Mississippi, and survived against Mid-American Conference member Massachusetts on Saturday after the Minutemen missed a game-tying field goal attempt in the final seconds.
Kenny Hill had four touchdown passes as No. 7 Texas A&M rolled to a 38-10 win over Rice on Saturday.
Texas A&M's Myles Garrett has already tied the school record for sacks by a freshman with 5 A1 2 and he's only played three games for the sixth-ranked Aggies. He has more sacks than any A&M defender had all last season and is just 2 A1 2 shy of tying the eight sacks Jadeveon Clowney, the top overall pick in this year's NFL draft, had as a freshman at South Carolina.
In one of those weeks that produced some unexpected results, the Amway Coaches Poll saw a bit of shuffling. Though the top five teams remained unscathed, their order didn't escape the winds of change.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 08:25 am
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