Author: 0 Gonzaga will face Ohio State in Phil Knight Invitational opener

The idea was partially a brainchild of MSU AD Mark Hollis, so naturally MSU is involved. Games will be played in Portland, Ore ., from November 23-26. Michigan State is part of the Victory bracket. Games will be played on Thursday, Nov. 23, Friday and Sunday. All told, 10 of the past 14 national championships have been claimed by the tournament field.

Author: 0 Is This Young Indian Bowler The Main Reason Behind Kumble-Kohli Spat?

Right after team India's departure, the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) invited applications for a new head coach. It added that Vinod Rai, chairman of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators ( CoA ), was likely to meet the three-member panel to discuss the issue.

Author: 0 Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

It remains unclear whether the 67-year-old will continue as manager of the Gunners, despite capping a disappointing season with a record-breaking victory over the newly crowned Premier League champions. "Sometimes I think it could be tiredness", Conte said. "Winning the FA Cup was important but Arsene needs to be bring more talent in to the club for next season and he must also change his management", Petit said.

Author: 0 Rabada surges to top spot ahead of Champions Trophy

The top three batsmen - South Africa's AB de Villiers (874 rating points), Australian David Warner (871) and Kohli (852) are separated by just 22 points. South Africa , Australia , India and New Zealand have all won this prestigious tournament in the past while last time's finalist England will be hoping to do one better in home conditions and with the confidence of the series win over South Africa .

Sports French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return
Author: 0 French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

Williams , who won the year's first major in Australia , is on a break for the rest of the year, awaiting the birth of her first child. "I think it doesn't really matter how I played, but I won", Kvitova said. Just getting to Roland Garros was an achievement in itself; everything else that came with it was just jam on top. " I didn't sleep well the days after , but I wasn't really staying alone", Kvitova said about her frame of mind in the immediate aftermath of the attack.

Sports Tulowitzki hits grand slam, Jays rout Reds 17-2
Author: 0 Tulowitzki hits grand slam, Jays rout Reds 17-2

Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Kendrys Morales (8) celebrates his two-run home run as Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco (39) looks on during eighth inning MLB interleague baseball action in Toronto on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

Author: 0 Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

James , 32, was not at the west Los Angeles residence at the time of the vandalism, Eisenman said by phone. He is now gearing up for his third consecutive NBA Finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers , battling against the Golden State Warriors .

Author: 0 Moses is not a cheat - Conte

Former Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn believes Arsene Wenger must mount a title challenge after signing a two-year deal. The Arsenal board will meet on Tuesday to discuss Arsène Wenger's future. "I'm in a public job, I accept to be criticised and people don't agree with me", he said . "Yes, they won the FA Cup and that's great, but unless he's got a big transfer fund and Wenger is willing to pay, then Arsenal aren't capable of winning the Premier League ", the ex-striker ...

Sports John Clayton cracks joke after being laid off by ESPN
Author: 0 John Clayton cracks joke after being laid off by ESPN

This is in reference, of course, to this unbelievable ESPN commercial from a few years back featuring Clayton. The Professor's tenure at ESPN is coming to an end . Clayton, who is based in the Seattle area, has a radio show on 710 ESPN KIRO, which is not affiliated with the network and licenses the name. Longtime ESPN NFL reporter John Clayton kept his sense of humor after being laid off at ESPN.

Sports Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP
Author: 0 Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP

There is a delicious irony in the fact that after weeks of calling on Mercedes to throw all its efforts behind Lewis Hamilton's bid for the title, the (mainly British) media is now aghast at the possibility of Ferrari adopting the self-same policy for Sebastian Vettel .

Sports Tsonga out of French Open in 1st round
Author: 0 Tsonga out of French Open in 1st round

Last year, he withdrew from the tournament ahead of his third-round match because of a wrist injury. After becoming No. 1 previous year, Andy Murray has been struggling in 2017, but he'll try to right himself starting in the French Open's first round against Andrey Kuznetsov on Tuesday.

Sports Venus to complete two decades at Roland Garros
Author: 0 Venus to complete two decades at Roland Garros

Contesting her Open Era-record 20th French Open appearance, a sharp Williams reeled off 11 of the last 12 games dismissing Kurumi Nara , 6-3, 6-1, in 80 minutes. Kvitova, a two-time Wimbledon champion , was playing in her first competition this week after a five-month injury absence following a stabbing by a burglar past year.

Sports French Open favourite Nadal knows he may pay for resurgence
Author: 0 French Open favourite Nadal knows he may pay for resurgence

But I understand the word "hard" means other things in the world. Djokovic, a straight-sets victor over Marcel Granollers in round one, completed a 6-1 6-4 6-3 victory in just over two hours and will face Diego Schwartzman of Argentina in his next outing.

Author: 0 Indian PM on climate: would be 'crime' to spoil environment

Modi was quoted as saying in an interview with the Handelsblatt newspaper of Germany . Prime Minister Narendra Modi said May 30 that the world needed to unite against terrorism and described it as threat to future generations, as India and Germany condemned violence in all forms and agreed that action is needed against those who encourage, support and finance terror, and provide safe havens for terrorists.

Author: 0 Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

Opportunistic does not begin to describe this one. Then, under three and a half minutes later, Frederick Gaudreau tied the game up at three. A local fish market said last week that it would not sell catfish to people from Tennessee. You can look at it from a perspective of a team that just held the ultra-powerful Penguins to no shots in more than a half-hour of ice time and still got five goals scored on them as they come away from Game 1 with nothing to show for it.

Author: 0 Preds encouraged despite Game 1 loss in Stanley Cup Final

Guentzel scored for the first time since Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal and Sheary's goal was his first in the playoffs. The final stat line - five goals on 12 shots for Pittsburgh - the lowest shot total for a winning team in the Stanley Cup Final .

Author: 0 Jack Nicklaus says he feels bad for Tiger Woods

Woods registered a 0.000 on a Breathalyzer test and took a urine test, although he failed a field sobriety test. Woods told police he was coming from a golfing event in Los Angeles. Maybe he wasn't lying when he told police that he wasn't driving under the influence. The officer goes on to say that Woods did not know where he was and that he changed his story of where he was going to and coming from.

Sports England can help heal terror wounds - Southgate
Author: 0 England can help heal terror wounds - Southgate

England will play Scotland in a World Cup qualifier in Glasgow on June 10 before travelling to Paris to tackle France in a friendly on June 13. I have not spoken to him [Mourinho] about it but I am not in a position where I can make decisions to keep people happy. "The idea of our players playing overseas is a good one".

Sports Michigan State not renewing Blackwell's contract
Author: 0 Michigan State not renewing Blackwell's contract

In March, Chris Solari of the Detroit Free Press noted Dantonio was asked about Blackwell after a school spokesman confirmed the staffer, who was heavily involved in the recruiting process, received a one-month extension. He was previously co-director of the Sound Mind, Sound Body Football Academy, a large and prominent series of football camps across the country attended by a host of high-level football coaches.