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Malik Newman leaving Mississippi State

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- College Sports -

Guard Malik Newman leaving MSU |’s No. 8-ranked player in the recruiting Class of 2015 who ultimately chose his dad’s alma mater, Mississippi State, over Kansas University and Kentucky — on Monday announced plans to transfer after one season at the SEC school.

Baylor hires former Wake coach Grobe; AD McCaw resigns - Yahoo Sports

Scrambling to find a coach to lead its football program through a tumultuous time, Baylor hired a man known for turnarounds and integrity. Former Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe will replace Art Briles, Baylor announced Monday. Grobe was named acting coach, with no mention of how long of a contract he will receive. Grobe, 64, has been out of coaching for two seasons.

Baylor athletic director Ian McCaw resigns, citing need for 'healing' -

McCaw was nominally Briles' boss, and had hired him from Houston back in 2008; any blame for a culture within the Baylor football program that Briles instituted or nurtured is probably fairly shared with the man who brought him to Waco to lead that football program.

SEC could expand 'serious misconduct' transfer ban | Dr. Saturday - Yahoo Sports

Last year the SEC presidents banned transfers with “serious misconduct” issues. Now the definition of "serious misconduct" could expand.

- Professional Sports -

Thunder vs. Warriors 2016 final score: Golden State advances to NBA Finals in thrilling Game 7 win over Oklahoma City -

The Warriors dominated the second half and held on down the stretch in a 96-88 win to advance to the NBA Finals for the second straight year, where they'll face the Cavaliers again.

2016 Stanley Cup Final: Penguins score late goal to pull out a thrilling Game 1 win over the Sharks -

Pittsburgh takes an early lead over San Jose in the Stanley Cup Final after slow start and poor luck down the stretch doomed the Sharks in a 3-2 loss in Game 1.

Brett Lawrie makes great catch, follows it with mortifying throw | Big League Stew - Yahoo Sports

Almost, Brett Lawrie. Almost.