The 2012-13 Incarnate Word basketball team was the first in the program's storied history to finish the season unbeaten.The 2013-14 Red Knights would like to do the same, and wouldn't mind adding a national title to the list of accomplishments, too.IWA is No. 3 in the USA Today preseason rankings."It's obviously nice to be recognized," said Red Knights coach Dan Rolfes, ...
Edwardsville a number of years ago because he wanted his daughter, Kortney, who had some special basketball skills, to play in an ultra-competitive hoops environment.However, he knew there was no guarantee she would thrive there."How the kid performs on the stage is up to the kid," he said. "But my feeling is that to be a great player, you've got to be on a great ...
Just as having Chris Harriman on the staff meant SLU would be looking Down Under for recruits, on a staff that includes Jim Crews and Calbert Cheaney, you have to figure Indiana will get special attention.Elliott Welmer, a 6-8 power forward from Columbus North High in Columbus, Ind., tweeted Wednesday that he had made a commitment to SLU. (If you want to see him make a lot of ...
Montreal Canadiens' P.K. Subban (76), Brian Gionta (21), Tomas Plekanec (14), of the Czech Republic, and Andrei Markov (79), of Russia, celebrate a goal by teammate David Desharnais to tie the score 3-3 with 36 seconds to play during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio ...
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Who hasn't looked at his or her old high school yearbook and thought, "You know, if only I could go back to high school, knowing what I know now...." I've had that thought a million times, and even though I had a positive high school experience, there are still dozens of things I would love to go back and do differently.This is the situation 25-year-old Josie Geller (Drew Barrymore), a successful ... ...
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Ron Mvouika scored a career-high 18 points and Missouri Southern never trailed in an 81-57 win over Cameron Wednesday night. Missouri Southern (7-1) used a 21-6 run capped by a Christian Kirk layup with 56 seconds left in the first half to open up an 18-point lead. Cameron never got closer than down 13 from that point. The Bears had just six turnovers, while forcing 14 ...
feature in SI on "How to Beat 'Bama," outlining a step-by-step guide for slaying the crimson-colored giant that has won the last two national championships. Let's look at how Auburn fared in completing these steps, which sprang from the minds of several SEC coaches, in the Tigers' 34-28 Iron Bowl win. Then, let's analyze what it all will mean for the Tigers when ...
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Eric Bledsoe had 20 points and seven assists to lead Phoenix to a 97-88 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night that snapped the Suns' two-game losing streak. PJ Tucker added 18 points on 8-of-13 shooting with six rebounds. Channing Frye had 14 points on 6-of-12 shooting and grabbed six rebounds, and Goran Dragic chipped in 19 points on 6-of-11 shooting for the Suns, who shot ...
Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and James Bell had 14 to lead No. 14 Villanova to a 77-54 win over Penn on Wednesday night. JayVaughn Pinkston added 13 points and the Wildcats (8-0) overcame a 7:29 scoreless stretch to open the second half, winning their first game as a ranked team in almost two years. The Wildcats catapulted from unranked to 14th this week, the first time they cracked the ...
COL BKB Louisville 90 Missouri-Kansas City 62Russ Smith recorded a career-best 11 assists Wednesday in guiding a balanced attack that brought No. 6 Louisville a 90-62 win over Missouri-Kansas City.
Russ Smith recorded a career-best 11 assists Wednesday in guiding a balanced attack that brought No. 6 Louisville a 90-62 win over Missouri-Kansas City.Smith saw just 23 minutes of action from off the bench while scoring 10 points and grabbing six rebounds. He had only one turnover.Louisville improved to 7-1, its lone loss having come last Sunday against North Carolina.Montrezl Harrell led the ...
Xylina McDaniel hit 11 of 15 shots and scored a game-high 25 points to lead No. 18 North Carolina in a 75-62 victory over No. 15 Nebraska on Wednesday night.McDaniel, in addition to 73.3-percent shooting, grabbed eight rebounds for the Tar Heels (7-2). UNC shot 48.5 percent from the floor and 5 of 11 from behind the line, but finished with 10 more steals and seven more rebounds than Nebraska.The ...
Passengers on a Metro-North train view ongoing repair work near the Spuyten Duyvil station in the Bronx borough of New York Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, where a fatal derailment disrupted service on the Hudson Line of the railroad Sunday, Dec. 1. The line was running at ninety eight percent capacity today, according to Metro-North. (AP Photo/Craig ...
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About 200 garment units downed their shutters Savar and Gazipur, after police clashed with workers who were demanding minimum monthly wage of 8,000 Takas.
At least 60 workers were injured on Tuesday, reports the New Age newspaper.
According to the paper, owners of some 257 factories in the Savar zone announced closure of their premises on Wednesday in view of staggering workers' unrest. The decision was taken following a meeting with BGMEA last night.
Several hundred workers of different apparel factories at Fatulla and Sonargoan area in Narayanganj also absented themselves from work over a demand for a minimum monthly wage and withdrawal of termination of the sacked workers.
Agitating workers blocked the Dhaka-Mymensingh Highway, but police baton charged them and cleared the area.
On November 4, the minimum wage board set 5,300 Takas for entry-level workers, a 76.6 per cent rise over the existing consolidated wage of 3,000 Takas.
Police and witnesses said garment workers from Ashulia's Baipail, Narsinghpur, Gazirchat, Nishchintapur and Shimultala areas took to the streets in the morning and staged demonstration barricading on different roads, including the Abdullahpur-Baipail one. ...
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