LaDainian Tomlinson’s record stood for 15 years. Melvin Gordon’s lasted a week. Samaje Perine ran for 427 yards on Saturday, scoring five touchdowns on a rain-soaked field to lead the No. 23 Oklahoma Sooners over Kansas 44-7 Saturday.
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UNLV is a 3.5-point underdog against Temple in the consolation game of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic at the Barclays Center today at 4 p.m.
Desert Pines is up 20-6 over Moapa Valley in the second half of their Division I-A title game. Follow the game on our live blog on nevadapreps.com. Yerington defeated The Meadows, 45-14, for the Division III State Championship earlier Saturday.
Will Cummings scored 13 points to lift Temple to a 27-24 halftime lead over UNLV in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic third-place game. Cody Doolin, who drove for a layup with four seconds left, and Patrick McCaw each scored five points for the Rebels.
Anthony Brown and Chasson Randle, a pair of senior guards, took UNLV’s highly touted freshmen to school and introduced them to big-time college basketball. It was a rude introduction.
The football season became a lost cause weeks ago, the coach’s job is anything but secure, and the stability of the program is again in question. So if UNLV’s players were going to check out on what little remains of the season, it wouldn’t be a big surprise. Except the Rebels finish against opponents that should get their full attention.
On the rare occasions when the sun peeks through the clouds here, it never seems to shine on Eli Manning these days. The forecast for this weekend calls for cold temperatures with about a 60 percent chance of another New York Giants loss.
Is there such a thing as a season-defining moment for a college basketball team in just its fourth game? For UNLV, it will find out Saturday.
After all the difficulty UNLV had with Stanford on Friday night, it’s probably fortunate the Rebels will not be playing a top-10 opponent like Duke on Saturday. Not that Temple is an easy draw.
This is going to be a team that begins and ends with the backcourt performance. Friday night’s debacle is a prime example.
This is not the fight Manny Pacquiao wants. If it were up to Pacquiao, he would be fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. tonight (early Sunday in Macau) in a mega-million dollar fight that would have the sports world abuzz.
Manny Pacquiao is fighting Chris Algieri tonight (early Sunday in Macau), but the World Boxing Organization welterweight champion’s eyes are on Floyd Mayweather Jr. Jessie Vargas is also fighting tonight in Macau. But he also has an eye cast toward the future.
It took seven years for Layla McCarter and Melissa Hernandez to settle their differences in the ring.
After winning a heated competition for Arizona’s starting quarterback job in the preseason, redshirt freshman Anu Solomon has not looked back.
Liberty running back Spencer Wilson didn’t think much of his first-half performance on Friday night.
The parking lot at Arbor View was filled by 6:30 p.m. Friday, and the line to enter the stadium wrapped around the corner of North Buffalo Drive.
Tabor Maxwell has been groomed to be the starting quarterback for Pahranagat Valley’s football team since he was in second grade.
Mark Woodson and Bryson Navallo remember the painful feeling after losing to Yerington in the state semifinals a year ago.
The Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics will play two split-squad exhibition games March 13 and 14 at Cashman Field on Las Vegas’ 25th annual Big League Weekend.
Previews and predictions for every game. Know the key matchups before kickoff.
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