That layup sparked an 8-0 run that put USF up 61-54 with less than two minutes to go. Bouyea described how he exhorted his teammates down the stretch: “I said, ‘How bad do we want to win? This is the No. 4 team in the country, a national-championship team. This is the biggest game maybe of our season. How bad do we want to win?’ … [Read more...] about USF men’s basketball stuns No. 4 Virginia for first top-five win since 1981
Said Brennan: “That game is such a fun game, the San Jose State-Fresno State game: the Valley Trophy, the history of that game, that being the in-state rivalry for us. It’s just such an epic game. Everyone was really disappointed we didn’t get to play, but we certainly understand it. Credit to Fresno State. They did the right thing with their process and protocol.” … [Read more...] about Unbeaten San Jose State looks for first win ever against Boise State
On Friday, the Cal men announced that they would take part in an MTE at Oregon State, with the Bears’ opener set for Wednesday against Colorado State. But later Friday, the Rams announced they had two positive tests in their program. Oregon State and Cal could not find a replacement for Colorado State, so the Bears and Beavers will face each other Wednesday in a nonconference game. … [Read more...] about COVID issues roiling the start of college basketball season
In 2020, it appeared there would be more of the same after Garoppolo suffered a high ankle sprain in Week 2. The following week, Mullens, making his first start since 2018, threw for 343 yards and one touchdown while committing no turnovers in a blowout win over the Giants. … [Read more...] about What’s behind 49ers QB Nick Mullens’ uneven season?
Lavelle — who also scored when the U.S. beat the Netherlands in Lyon, France, last year for the team’s second straight World Cup title — got the U.S. on the board Friday. Stanford alum Christen Press found Lavelle streaking down the right wing in the 41st minute. Lavelle evaded a Dutch defender to the inside with a nifty dribble and then ripped a rocket from the corner of the box, sending it into the top left corner of the goal. … [Read more...] about U.S. women beat Netherlands 2-0 in World Cup rematch