1. Villanova Basketball: Highs and Lows of the Wildcats' Season So Far

    Through 16 games of the 2013-14 season, the Villanova Wildcats are 15-1 and up to No. 6 in the latest AP poll that was released on Monday...

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  2. Film Focus: Previewing Manchester City vs. Blackburn

    Just 11 days after the two sides drew 1-1 at Ewood Park, Manchester City and Blackburn will square off once again in an FA Cup third-round replay on Wednesday at Etihad Stadium...

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  3. Statistically Ranking the World's Top 10 Football Leagues

    Which domestic league in world football is the best? That question can lead to a debate that may never end based on national pride and the aesthetics of the game in each country...

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  4. Kansas vs. Iowa State: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Kansas 77, Iowa State 70 No. 15 Kansas asserted their authority on the road in Big 12 play with a big win over No. 8 Iowa State thanks to their two star freshmen and an experienced point guard...

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  5. Iowa State Basketball: Why Loss to Oklahoma Came at the Right Time for Cyclones

    Tell me if you've heard this one before...a highly touted, upstart team that caught fire in nonconference play enters a rough three-game stretch near the beginning of conference play...

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  6. Premier League Week 21 Standout Stats: Streaky Strikers, Hat-Tricks and More

    Through nine matches of Week 21 in the English Premier League, 26 goals were scored. Some of those 26 strikes were scored by some of the hottest goalscorers on planet Earth...

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  7. 25 Reasons Why Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo Must Win the Ballon d'Or

    Barring a massive shock, Cristiano Ronaldo will be named the winner of the Ballon d'Or for the second time in his career on Monday...

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  8. What Michael Bradley's Move to Toronto FC Will Mean for USMNT at World Cup

    Michael Bradley 's sudden transfer from AS Roma in Serie A to Toronto FC of Major League Soccer surprised everyone in the American footballing landscape...

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  9. Memphis vs. Louisville: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Memphis 73, Louisville 67 The No. 24 Memphis Tigers were in need of a statement win in the American Athletic Conference and they got that in a rivalry game with No. 12 Louisville...

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  10. Memphis vs. Louisville: Why Winner of AAC Showdown Will Decide Conference Champ

    It is a bold statement to make in the first full week of January, but the winner of Thursday's American Athletic Conference showdown will go a long way in deciding who the conference champion is in early March...

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  11. Film Focus: Reviewing Manchester City's Clobbering of West Ham at the Etihad

    There is no reason to sugarcoat what happened at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night, as we all witnessed a 6-0 drubbing by Manchester City against a West Ham side that look pretty pathetic at the moment...

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  12. Villanova Basketball: Wildcats' 5 Biggest Concerns in Big East Play

    Big East play has not slowed down the Villanova Wildcats one bit as Jay Wright's team is 2-0 in conference play with wins over Butler and Providence...

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  13. Baylor vs. Iowa State: Big 12 Dark Horses Proving Conference's Depth in 2013-14

    For those of you who thought No. 7 Baylor (12-1) and No. 9 Iowa State (13-0) would be the two highest ranked teams in the Big 12 entering the first full week of January, you are ...

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  14. Kansas Basketball: Young Jayhawks Still Going Through a Steep Learning Curve

    Not even the famed aura of Phog Allen Fieldhouse could save the latest edition of the Kansas Jayhawks from falling to San Diego State on Sunday night...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 11,810 reads 52 comments

  15. FA Cup 3rd-Round Standout Stats: Historic Wins and End of Scoring Droughts

    As the FA Cup third round kicked off this weekend at Ewood Park, we knew to expect some historic victories by teams in the lower tiers of English football. However, we did not expect the multitude of scoring droughts to be ended across England...

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  16. Bobsleigh World Cup Winterberg 2014: Live Results and Updates

    Steven Holcomb's great start to the Bobsleigh World Cup season ended in less than dramatic fashion at Winterberg on Friday...

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  17. 5 Tactical Trends to Watch for in World Football in 2014

    World football is an ever-evolving game, and with the turning of the calendar from 2013 to 2014, a few tactical trends will begin to gain momentum...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 5,166 reads 15 comments

  18. Villanova Basketball: Wildcats' 5 Keys to Winning the Big East

    As Big East play began on New Year's Eve, Villanova entered the 18-game slate as the odds-on favorite after their hot start in nonconference play...

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  19. EPL Promotion Watch: Top 2 Start New Year with Wins, Race for 6th Intensifies

    The new year in the Championship began on Wednesday with 11 matches and plenty of movement near the bottom of the promotion places. At the top, Leicester City won their fourth game in a row as they took down Millwall, 3-1, at The Den...

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  20. Picking a USMNT All-Star Best XI: Howard, Donovan, Jozy Highlight Squad

    The United States men's national team had quite a successful 2013, and they did so with not much consistency in regard to the lineup selection...

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  21. Complete Preview for Big East Basketball's Opening Day Games

    On New Years' Eve, the new edition of the Big East opens up play as the 10 teams in the league will play in a quintuple-header. The day starts off at high noon in Cincinnati with St...

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  22. Biggest World Football Blunders of the Weekend: Shirt Swaps, Tan Boos and More

    Not everything we saw on the football pitch was beautiful this weekend, which is why this article exists. Here we take a look at some of the biggest blunders of the world football weekend...

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  23. Premier League Week 19 Standout Stats: Huddlestone and Hull Put on a Show

    The holiday fixture list in the English Premier League is always guaranteed to bring us some funky results, and that is exactly what happened in Week 19...

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  24. Villanova vs. Syracuse: Live Score, Analysis and Updates

    Syracuse 78, Villanova 62 After getting off to a miserable start that saw them go down by 18 points, No. 2 Syracuse (12-0) battled back to defeat rival No. 8 Villanova (11-1), 78-62, at the Carrier Dome...

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  25. Speedskating US Olympic Trials 2014: Live Results, Times for Men's 5000m

    On Friday night at the Utah Olympic Oval, five speedskaters punched their ticket to Sochi in long-track speedskating. In the men's 5,000-meter race, Jonathan Kuck won the event, which featured 19 skaters in 10 heats, with a time of 6:19...

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