- KANSAS SPORTS -
The lineman from Jackson, Mississippi, played small forward, power forward and center in high school. In 2015 he helped Ridgeland High reach the 5A state championship game, where the Titans lost to Callaway and star guard Malik Newman — now a member of the Kansas basketball team.
- COLLEGE SPORTS -
Longtime Buckeyes assistant Luke Fickell is preparing OSU for the CFP while also focusing on being Cincinnati's new head coach. A day in his life shows that the two-job life is one wild ride.
The interesting question: How much is money also dictating who wins the national title?
Once again, Calipari has strong words for those who don't agree with kids getting paid.
Also, shout out to the coach who finally stopped ranking Michigan State.
We’ve just got an extraordinarily literal receptionist on the other end of the phone. It’s hard not to chuckle.
- PROFESSIONAL SPORTS -
Monday night’s loss means the Lions are not yet in the playoffs, and a loss to the Packers could knock them out entirely. But a win could give the heart-attack Lions a division title and a home playoff game, the latter of which they have not had since Jan. 8, 1994.
Knock knock. Who’s there? 20th-century media entering the 21st.
- VIDEOS OF THE DAY -
With Clint Capela on the shelf, Houston Rockets rookie Chinanu Onuaku has been called up from the D-League to contribute. And he has brought the underhand free throw back to the NBA.
Elliott ran up the middle. Robinson corralled him, and lifted him off the ground as he tried to bring him down. He didn’t do any of this after the whistle blew. Everything about that play was a defender legally tackling a running back.