Canyon Springs football coach Gus McNair guided the Pioneers to an 8-4 record and a third straight Northeast League championship. And for that, he is Tom Flores High School Football Coach of the Year.
William Karlsson scored short-handed with 6:25 remaining, and the Golden Knights extended their win streak to five games with a 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday at Rogers Arena.
No. 1 Bishop Gorman held off No. 2 Coronado to secure an 88-75 home victory in the season opener for both teams Thursday night.
Raiders punter Johnny Townsend is due to face Kansas City Chiefs punt returner Tyreek Hill twice in the next month. This isn’t a chance assignment. He was handpicked for it.
Ryan Reaves already surpassed his career total for faceoffs taken through 27 games, and his win in the dot Tuesday led to his goal in the Golden Knights’ 8-3 victory at Chicago.
UFC welterweight contender Kamaru Usman will put his 12-fight winning streak, which includes eight UFC bouts, on the line against former lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos on Friday at the Palms.
The main event between Kamaru Usman and Rafael dos Anjos is official, as are the two bouts from TUF 28. Two fighters, Ji Yeon Kim and Rick Glenn, missed weight.