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Nov 22 2018

College basketball rankings: Gonzaga bumps Duke from the top spot and is the new No. 1 team in the Top 25 And 1

LAHAINIA, Hawaii — Gonzaga is the new No. 1 in the CBS Sports Top 25 And 1. And for those questioning my decision, I’ll make this as simple as I can: When a team (Gonzaga) starts the day undefeated and in the top five, and that team then beats the No. 1 team (Duke) that […]

Nov 22 2018

31 Floats, 1 Parade and 2 Lindas From a North Carolina Town

[unable to retrieve full-text content] 31 Floats, 1 Parade and 2 Lindas From a North Carolina Town  U.S. News & World Report Full coverage Source link

Nov 22 2018

Duke vs. Gonzaga score: The No. 3 Zags show that the No. 1 Blue Devils are indeed human in Maui upset

LAHAINA, Hawaii — As recently as Wednesday morning, back on the mainland before most of us five time zones to the west of New York had even gotten out of bed, there were smart basketball people on television discussing the dominance of Duke and whether Mike Krzyzewski’s top-ranked Blue Devils could beat an NBA team. […]

Nov 22 2018

Power Rankings: Gonzaga earns the No. 1 spot

4:04 PM ET We’re starting to feel a little bad for Kansas. The Jayhawks were No. 1 entering the season in the Power Rankings — then got jumped when Duke dominated Kentucky in the opener, despite Kansas looking impressive against Michigan State. And now, with the Blue Devils losing on Wednesday night, it’s time for […]

Nov 22 2018

Experienced roster helps Gonzaga in upset over No. 1 Duke

9:03 PM ET LAHAINA, Hawaii — In the final seconds of Gonzaga‘s win over No. 1 Duke in the Maui Invitational championship, Blue Devils freshman R.J. Barrett decided to put the game in his hands. As he drove toward the middle of the floor and searched for a shot, Bulldogs junior Rui Hachimura, who recorded […]

Nov 22 2018

No. 1 Duke falls to No. 3 Gonzaga in Maui Invitational championship game

AJ Neuharth-Keusch USA TODAY Published 8:05 PM EST Nov 21, 2018 So much for an undefeated season. The star-studded No. 1 Duke Blue Devils — led by top NBA draft prospects Zion Williamson, R.J. Barrett and Cam Reddish — fell to third-ranked Gonzaga on Wednesday night, 89-87, in the Maui Invitational championship game.  It was […]

Nov 21 2018

College basketball rankings: No. 1 Duke looks for a third top-10 win Wednesday when it battles Gonzaga

LAHAINA, Hawaii — When the Maui Invitational bracket was initially announced, most casual basketball fans were hoping for a Duke-Gonzaga championship game. That hope has become a reality. So the two highest-ranked teams in this event, and two of the highest-ranked teams in the country, will play each other Wednesday in a contest scheduled to […]

Nov 21 2018

Aaron Rodgers donating $1 million for California wildfire victims

12:26 PM ET GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers wore a Santa Monica Fire Department hat after the Green Bay Packers‘ Nov. 11 win over the Miami Dolphins to show support for those impacted by the California fires. Ten days later, the Packers quarterback announced he’s donating $1 million to help those in his home […]

Nov 20 2018

‘Ralph Breaks The Internet’ To Score Disney’s 12th No. 1 Thanksgiving Weekend Win With $70M – Deadline

For the 12th time in recorded Thanksgiving box office history (since 1982), Disney will own the holiday stretch again as their sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet looks to hit a five-day of $70M, a number far exceeding the previous five-day of 2012’s Wreck-It Ralph even though it launched on a three-day weekend during the first weekend of November clearly […]

Nov 20 2018

No. 1 recruit James Wiseman joining Penny Hardaway at Memphis

1:09 PM ET James Wiseman, the No. 1-ranked prospect in the 2019 class, committed to Memphis over Kentucky on Tuesday. Wiseman announced his decision on SportsCenter, bringing out a unicorn wearing the Memphis logo. He’s been referred to as a “unicorn,” like other players with his unique size and ability. He’s also part of the […]