Author: Nick Wilcox

April 7, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

UFC 210 is Saturday, April 8th in Buffalo, NY. The main event will be Daniel Cormier vs Anthony “Rumble” Johnson part 2. In the first matchup, Johnson (22-5) lost to Cormier (18-1) for the title vacated by former champ Jon “Bones” Jones via third round rear-naked choke in their first meeting, falling victim to a…

March 28, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The Uconn Huskies advanced to the final four in Dallas, TX beating the 10th seeded Oregon Ducks 90-52 Monday night in Bridgeport, CT. This Uconn team is different than other years. There is not a big named star like Breanna Stewart, Maya Moore or Swin Cash. However, this team has been groomed…

March 25, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Entering Friday night’s sweet 16, North Carolina still has an itch that needs scratching in thus to hold the national championship. North Carolina would jump out to a halftime lead of 52-36 as the Tar Heels would advance to the school’s 27th elite eight in an 82-70 victory over the fourth-seeded Butler Bulldogs. This was a…

March 24, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Devin Booker became just the sixth player in NBA history to score 70 points or more Friday night in Boston, but the Phoenix Suns would fall to the Boston Celtics in defeat for the seventh straight game. In the process, however, he became the third-youngest player in NBA history at 20 years, 145 days, to record…

March 20, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Associated Press GREENVILLE, S.C. — South Carolina is heading to Madison Square Garden — and not for the NIT. A Gamecocks program known largely — and mocked often by some — for its back-to-back NIT championships in 2005 and 2006 is now heading to the world’s most famous arena as part of the NCAA’s Sweet…

March 18, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Over the last few seasons, the Oakland Raiders have built their team into a powerhouse. If Derek Carr didn’t break his leg, some believed they had an opportunity to reach the Super Bowl last season. Well, the team is looking to get even stronger in 2017, and have set their eyes on former Seattle Seahawk,…

March 18, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — TJ Leaf scored 23 points, Thomas Welsh added 16 and UCLA pulled away late for a 97-80 victory over scrappy Kent State on Friday night in the NCAA Tournament South Region. UCLA (30-4) jumped out to a 14-point lead in the opening minutes, only to have its defensive issues rise…

March 17, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

The No. 3 seed Baylor Bears defeated No. 14 seed New Mexico State 91-73 on Friday in the first round of the NCAA’s East Regional. Al Freeman was the leading scorer adding 21 points off the bench, Jo Lual-Acuil scored 16 points and Johnathan Motley added 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bears (26-7). The…