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Eddie Jones: 'I didn't prepare them well enough'

Ringrose was a revelation again today. But full credit to Ireland . "But a game that demonstrated courage is still important at this level". Line-out specialist Devin Toner has given way to Iain Henderson in the second row, a likely signal that Schmidt will be looking for his forwards to carry the ball into contact, a unsafe game perhaps against England's monster pack.

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Villanova Played Slowly-and Lost Quickly

Not every season ends in confetti and parades. Next spring, he will tell the holdovers and the new guys what he tells his players every year: "Every time you win and you get a chance to advance, cherish it". "They've been crowding me so I knew I would have the baseline", Hayes said. "We didn't have that final response that Wisconsin did". The Badgers trailed by seven points with six minutes remaining but rallied to tie the game on a Koenig 3-pointer with 3:27 to go.

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WVU Set To Face Notre Dame

As Mitch Henderson notes "We were a little impatient throughout the first half". Megan Golden, athletics communications assistant director at the University of Notre Dame, has been part of the Fighting Irish athletics communications team since August of 2016.

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Allen among Duke veterans with NCAA Tournament impact

Marial Shayok added a career-high 23 points off the bench on 8-for-14 shooting, while Darius Thompson ended with 10 for Virginia, which advanced to face the victor of the Florida v East Tennessee State battle. Sure, the story is nice and the historic implications of it all are not lost on me. Guard Hallice Cooke played for Iowa State just previous year before transferring to Nevada, bringing their scouts and coaches an inside view of Iowa State's operations.

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Notre Dame falls to Duke in ACC championship game

Going into Saturday, the Tar Heels also had the edge in RPI and KenPom rankings. To their credit, I thought they played more to who they are than we did. The Cavaliers will be making their 21st NCAA Tournament appearance, their fourth straight and their fifth in six years under current head coach Tony Bennett.

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Liverpool vs Burnley - Reds looking to cement top four position

Liverpool now lie on fourth place, and a victory over Burnley will help them inch closer to Manchester City. " Liverpool simply can not afford any more surprises". Burnley have yet to win away from home in the league this season, having taken all but two of their 31 points at Turf Moor. After the visit of the Clarets, Liverpool have games against Manchester City and Everton to contend with, but then do not face a team in the top seven in any of their final eight games of the season.

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Patriots land WR Brandin Cooks from Saints

Last season, Cooks finished with a career high 1,173 yards on 78 catches and eight touchdowns playing with the Saints. But Belichick kept Butler and still got Cooks in a deal that included New England's first-round pick (32nd overall). Some might remember Ealy or his performance in Super Bowl 50. Jefferson recorded 92 tackles, two sacks, forced two fumbles, recovered two fumbles and defended five passes last season.

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No. 3 UCLA squeeze past rivals USC

Arizona's duo of Allonzo Trier , playing his best ball late after a 19-game suspension, and Finnish big man Lauri Markkanen . That set up transition baskets and allowed the Ducks to pull away from the eighth-seeded Sun Devils. With Oregon showing signs of life, guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright stepped up with a clutch trifecta a couple of minutes later to get Arizona's lead back to eight.

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ACC Tournament: Tatum, Allen lead Duke comeback vs. Louisville, 81-77

Similar to the first game in Durham on February 9, Duke outscored Carolina on three pointers by 15 points and by 19 from the foul line , where the Blue Devils made 16 free throws after taking the lead to salt away the victory. When the teams met this season, Krzyzewski was out following back surgery, with associate head coach Jeff Capel filling in. The only reason Duke even had to play four games in four days is because of a bad run down the stretch in the regular season.

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San Antonio Basketball Was in Full Effect Last Night

In just their 14th loss this season, Kawhi Leonard (team-high 19 pts) was held in check by Andre Roberson. Keep this all in mind when you want to get upset about Russell Westbrook or any of 6 other deserving players not winning the MVP this season.

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NBA Gameday: Curry Vs Thomas a Reunion of Two Longtime Rivals

The entire team shot half that (20%) from three. The big man was brilliant, shooting over the top of Draymond Green , making precise cuts to the basket and finishing and completing some spectacular passes to find open teammates. Bradley then slammed home a putback off a Thomas miss to take the fight out of the Warriors . We have the Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves .

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North Carolina routs Miami to reach ACC Tournament semifinals

Meeks schooled the Blue Devils inside early on, hitting his first five shots, all around the rim. "I said, 'You didn't get an ACL (injury without) enthusiasm, '" Krzyzewski said. It was a theme of the game, as Duke attempted 19 more free throws than the Tar Heels, making 33 of 37 attempts. "It's New York ", Duke freshman Harry Giles said.

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Texans trade Osweiler to the Browns

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced. The Browns value draft picks, but to pay $16 million for a likely lower tier second-round pick in 2018 cannot be what they're ultimately shooting for, can it? The Browns may be willing to part with the 12th pick and one of next year's second-rounders for Garoppolo.

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Rakitic agrees new deal with Barcelona after 'crazy' win over PSG

With a tap of his right toes, the ball sailed past Kevin Trapp to seal the unlikely victory in injury time. "For what it meant, for what we experienced and because I am in great form", Neymar told BeIN Sports. "First we had the mourning and that was especially hard on one person", he said. "The joy we gave to all Barca fans is dedicated to all those who had faith, who supported us each day, especially in the tough moments, after losing in Paris".

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Arizona State beats Stanford 98-88 in overtime

They will play the victor of Stanford vs. Arizona State in a quarterfinal matchup on Thursday. Arizona held steady at No. 7, as did UCLA at No. 3. The Sun Devils scored seven straight points in the final 76 seconds to beat Stanford at home February 11.

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Giants give Odell Beckham Jr. help by landing Brandon Marshall

The Giants are set to pair Marshall alongside fellow star wideout Odell Beckham Jr ., who had at least 90 catches and 1,300 receiving yards in each of his first three seasons in the league. The Giants upgrade at the position over Cruz, who had a drop off in production last season. As it turns out, there is a bit of a connection between the photo and Marshall's new team.

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Speed & Style! John Ross Breaks NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record

RB Christian McCaffrey (Stanford ) - The former Heisman trophy finalist tested better in a number of areas than his top competition - LSU's Leonard Fournette and Florida State's Dalvin Cook - and notched a 6.57-second cone drill time - the second-best by a running back since 2003.

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Arsene Wenger denies falling out with Alexis Sanchez

And when Arsenal went into the dressing room at halftime lucky to only be behind by two goals. Today, he reiterated that stance: "I explained after the game at Liverpool that I chose to go for a more direct option in the game". We had good situations on corners where we didn't do very well on the delivery. We played a wonderful first half. "It's always debatable. In the second-half it was much easier".

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Marsh and Renshaw hit fifties to give Australia lead

Karun Nair, Pujara and R Ashwin followed in the next eight balls. He trapped the Mumbai batsman with a fuller delivery that would have gone on to hit middle and leg and the review confirmed that. India were on the right track but a couple of wickets here and there, India were pegged back. Despite Australia taking control of the second Test, Pujara believes his side are far from finished in the ongoing game while adding that there immediate goal is to grab the remaining wickets ...

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Kevin Owens Was Only 21 Seconds

However, unlike Sting's underwhelming WWE stint that saw him lose both of his PPV bouts, Goldberg immediately squashed Lesnar in his return match before setting his sights on Universal Champion Kevin Owens . This would keep her PPV streak going and could set up a huge Women's Championship match at Wrestlemania . If he wants the title on a wrestler who has out-performed all expectations and have the belt defended nightly on the road, it has to stay on Owens .