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Former University of MI men's soccer standout Lars Eckenrode (2013-16) was selected by Toronto FC with the 17th pick in the fourth round of the 2017 MLS SuperDraft Tuesday (Jan. Three of his goals were game winners, and he served as a team captain his senior year. He was a First Team All-Horizon League and Third Team All-Great Lakes Region selection.
  • MSU men set to host Kentucky

    MSU men set to host Kentucky

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    Briscoe is joined in the starting lineup by four freshmen. Quinndary Weatherspoon , the reigning SEC Player of the Week, leads Mississippi State, and is fifth in the conference, at 17.9 points per game. Kentucky freshman forward Wenyen Gabriel had a big hand in the Wildcats' 3-point shooting barrage in a 92-72 rout of Auburn Saturday. Fellow freshman De'Aaron Fox is second on the team, and eighth in the league, averaging 16.5 points per game.
  • Coppa d'Africa ancora avara di gol

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    Il Ghana comanda a quota 3 punti nel Gruppo D. Allo Stade de Port-Gentil è il Ghana a sorridere grazie al successo 1-0 contro l'Uganda delle ore 17:00 italiane.
  • Alexander Buttner points to Steven Gerrard to deny Manchester United failure

    Alexander Buttner points to Steven Gerrard to deny Manchester United failure

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    He is now back at Vitesse after signing a deal until 2019. Alexander Buttner has insisted his spell with Manchester United was no "failure", pointing out that he won a Premier League title. After spending the second half of last season on loan at Anderlecht, he returned to Moscow to feature in four games in the Russian second-tier, after Dynamo were relegated.
  • Chiefs star Travis Kelce rips referee after playoff loss to Pittsburgh Steelers

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    It was yet another heartbreaking home loss for the Chiefs, who have not won a post-season game in what is supposedly one of the toughest venues in the league since beating the Steelers in January 1994. Kelce may have a point. It's unfortunate for the Chiefs to lose this game based on a holding penalty, but it's how the game works at times. Kansas City has much more to offer and should be back in the near future.
  • College baseball: TCU tops D1Baseball.com's preseason poll

    College baseball: TCU tops D1Baseball.com's preseason poll

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    Previously, Coastal was ranked 19th in Collegiate Baseball's 2017 preseason poll and 24th in PerfectGame.org's. The Big 12, Big West and Sun Belt placed two teams apiece in the rankings, while the American Athletic Conference, Big Ten and Conference USA each landed one team in the Top 25.
  • Groundbreaking Ceremony for Warriors' New San Francisco Chase Center Stadium

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    Marquee figures such as Warriors Owner/CEO Joe Lacob, Head Coach Steve Kerr, Kevin Durant, and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee are attending this celebration of the arena-to-be. The Warriors' legal team defeated the M.B.A.in district court in the summer; in late November, the M.B.A.'s appeal was unanimously denied by three justices on the First Appellate Court of Appeals.
  • When is the Ohio State Buckeyes 2017 spring football game?

    When is the Ohio State Buckeyes 2017 spring football game?

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    The time has not officially been set but a noon or 1 p.m. kick would certainly make a lot of sense. This looks to be the first time there won't be an Ohio State men's lacrosse game against a big time opponent as the undercard to the main event that is the spring game.
  • Chiefs' Season Ends with Loss to Steelers

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    It won't go into the NFL Film vaults as an instant classic, but the Pittsburgh Steelers did just enough to escape with a 18-16 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night. His long on the day was from 45 yards, but he did hit two 43-yarders to go along with connections from 36, 38 and 22 yards. Meanwhile, the postseason horrors continue for the Chiefs: Sunday's loss marks the fourth time since 1995 that Kansas City has earned a playoff bye and lost its first game.
  • Packers-Falcons, Steelers-Patriots for Super Bowl berths

    Packers-Falcons, Steelers-Patriots for Super Bowl berths

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    The praise is certainly well deserved, as the Packers are now riding an eight-game win streak, featuring a 34-31 upset over the top-seeded Cowboys to advance to the NFC title game. "Some of the plays he makes are just - they're just phenomenal". Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell already has run for 337 yards in two playoff games, while WR Antonio Brown has a pair of 100-plus-yard games, too.