1. Houston and FC Dallas Both Striking MLS Oil Ahead of Texas Derby

    Heading into Saturday night's Texas derby at BBVA Compass Stadium, the pressure will be on both the Houston Dynamo and FC Dallas to prove that a hot start can turn into a big result early in the season...

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  2. USMNT: What Happens at the Center-Back Position After Mexico Debacle?

    With just over two months remaining until the United States takes the field for its first World Cup match against Ghana, the same questions still linger about how effective the back four will be in Brazil...

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  3. USA vs. Mexico: Live Player Ratings

    The United States men's national team drew 2-2 with Mexico on Wednesday night at University of Phoenix Stadium...

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  4. USA vs. Mexico: International Friendly Live Score, Highlights, Report

    United States 2-2 Mexico Goals: Michael Bradley (USA) 15'; Chris Wondolowski (USA) 28'; Rafa Marquez (MEX) 49'; Alan Pulido (MEX) 67' United States: Rimando (GK), Parkhurst, ...

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  5. Kentucky Basketball Recruiting: Preview of 2014 McDonald's All-American Game

    Wednesday night's McDonald's All-American Game in Chicago will shine the spotlight on the latest terrific recruiting class that the Kentucky Wildcats will bring in next season...

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  6. MLS Player Power Rankings: Diaz, Higuain Surge Up Chart After Week 4

    Only one word could accurately describe the action across Major League Soccer in Week 4, and that word is dramatic. Keeping with the theme from the weekend, we saw a dramatic shift in the latest ranking of the 20 best players in the league...

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  7. 8 Things We Learned from MLS Week 4

    Believe it or not, we are already one month into the 2014 Major League soccer season. Before the league turned the calendar over to April, plenty of madness occurred over the nine matches played on the final weekend of March...

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  8. Nick Rimando, Red Cards and the Rest of the Winners and Losers from MLS Week 4

    Week 4 of play in Major League Soccer was the most thrilling one to date in 2014 as four matches saw a game-changing goal in stoppage time...

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  9. MLS Team of the Week: Zusi, Goncalves and Nguyen Star in Week 4

    In a wild and crazy weekend of play in Major League Soccer, stars from past seasons and new acquisitions that have made a name for themselves featured...

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  10. UCLA Basketball: What Went Wrong for Bruins in Sweet 16 Matchup vs Florida?

    Defeating Florida in the Sweet 16 was always going to be a difficult task for the UCLA Bruins, but Steve Alford's team had a chance to beat the Gators late in the game and they failed to get it done...

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  11. Biggest Challenges UCLA Faces vs. Florida in Sweet 16 Matchup

    The top half of the South Region has gone to chalk so far, and that means the No. 4 UCLA Bruins will take on the No. 1 Florida Gators in Memphis on Thursday night at approximately 9:45 p...

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  12. Biggest Challenges Louisville Faces vs. Kentucky in Hyped Sweet 16 Matchup

    The most hyped of the eight games being played in the Sweet 16 comes from Indianapolis, as No. 4 Louisville faces No. 8 Kentucky on Friday night at approximately 9:45 p.m. ET...

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  13. Ranking USMNT's 30 Greatest World Cup Moments

    The United States of America may not have an illustrious history at the FIFA World Cup like the ones put together by European and South American nations, but there are plenty of memorable moments from the nine tournaments it has competed in...

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  14. MLS Player Power Rankings: Defoe Climbs to the Top After Home Debut

    The third week of the Major League Soccer season saw the most action in 2014 with a full slate of nine games taking place across the United States and Canada...

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  15. 8 Things We Learned from MLS Week 3

    After three weeks of play across the grounds of Major League Soccer, we are beginning to get a taste of what the biggest stories are going to be in 2014...

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  16. Winners and Losers from MLS Week 3

    While the third week of play in Major League Soccer did not produce as much excitement as the EPL or El Clasico , it did have some clear-cut winners and losers...

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  17. Arizona vs. Gonzaga: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Round of 32

    Arizona 84, Gonzaga 61 This time around, Arizona didn't need two overtimes to get past Gonzaga in the round of 32. The Wildcats destroyed the same team that took them to two extra periods back in 2003 in a third-round clash in San Diego...

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  18. MLS Team of the Week: Defoe, Diaz and Anor Shine in Week 3

    The first weekend of the young Major League Soccer season that saw a full slate of nine games provided us with plenty of quality performances by individuals...

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  19. Premier League Week 31 Standout Stats: Chelsea Ruins Arsene Wenger's Big Day

    The title race in the English Premier League handed us yet another twist on Saturday when Chelsea destroyed Arsenal 6-0 at Stamford Bridge. The loss for the Gunners came in manager Arsene Wenger 's 1,000th game in charge...

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  20. Final Report Card for Villanova's 2013-14 Season

    Villanova's remarkable 2013-14 campaign came to an end Saturday night at the hands of an old Big East foe in UConn. The Wildcats were outmatched by Shabazz Napier and the Huskies, and they just didn't have an answer to send them into the Sweet 16...

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  21. 5 Things We Learned from Louisville's Win over Saint Louis

    Louisville fought its way into the Sweet 16 with a 66-51 victory over Saint Louis in Orlando on Saturday afternoon. The Cardinals survived a brutal first half, in which both sides combined for 41 points, to move past the Billikens...

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  22. Michigan State vs. Harvard: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Round of 32

    Michigan State 80, Harvard 73 No. 4 Michigan State responded like a champion against No. 12 Harvard in its victory in Spokane in East region play...

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  23. UCLA vs Tulsa: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction for Round of 64

    UCLA 76, Tulsa 59 Despite its best player having an off night, No. 4 UCLA cruised to a victory over No. 13 Tulsa in the final second-round game of the 2014 NCAA tournament...

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  24. Biggest Challenges UCLA Faces in NCAA Tourney Matchup vs. Tulsa

    The UCLA Bruins will finally get their 2014 NCAA tournament campaign underway Friday night at 10 p.m. ET against the South Region's No. 13 seed, Tulsa...

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  25. 5 Things We Learned from Villanova's Win over Milwaukee

    The Villanova Wildcats were able to avoid a potentially embarrassing loss at the hands of No. 15 Milwaukee on Thursday night in Buffalo...

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