November 25, 2015

The Daily Progress: Sports

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No. 9 Tar Heels use late surge to down Kansas State, 80-70

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — North Carolina coach Roy Williams runs a drill in practice designed to mimic exactly what the Tar Feels faced against Kansas State, an eight-point deficit in the closing minutes.

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Tuesday 11/24/2015
Virginia QB Johns regains his footing
Posted: November 24, 2015

In the past four games, Matt Johns has completed 66 percent of his passes for 1,059 yards with seven touchdowns to three INTs.

Monday 11/23/2015
Virginia swimmer wins Golden Goggle Award
Posted: November 23, 2015

Virginia junior swimmer Leah Smith was honored with the Relay Performance of the Year Award at the 2015 Golden Goggle Awards on Sunday in Los Angeles.

Virginia wrestling adds seven signees
Posted: November 23, 2015

The Virginia wrestling team announced the signing of seven wrestlers to national letters of intent for the 2016-17 academic year, head coach Steve Garland announced Monday.

Schewels Athlete of the Week: WAHS's Domecq
Posted: November 23, 2015

The multidimensional athlete has most notably made his presence known as a wide receiver.

Ratcliffe: Virginia's Smoke rising ever higher
Posted: November 23, 2015

Virginia junior Taquan "Smoke" Mizzell is delivering on the promise of his talents when he was a five-star recruit out of high school.

Notebook: Commonwealth Cup loaded with storylines
Posted: November 23, 2015

Beamer’s potential final game as Virginia Tech coach is London’s potential final game as UVa coach.

Virginia slides six spots to no. 12 in AP top 25 poll
Posted: November 23, 2015

The Associated Press released its weekly NCAA basketball poll Monday, November 23, and the Virginia Cavaliers dropped six spots to land at 12.

Sunday 11/22/2015
Virginia wins Charleston Classic title
Posted: November 22, 2015

Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon scored 21 points to lead four players in double figures.

Maryland bounces Virginia from NCAA Tournament
Posted: November 22, 2015

Former conference rival Maryland shut out Virginia, 1-0, in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday in College Park, Maryland.

Wednesday 11/25/2015
Oklahoma up to 3rd, Iowa 4th in playoff rankings; ND 6th
Updated: November 25, 2015 - 1:15 am

Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to No. 6 on Tuesday night.

Tuesday 11/24/2015
Manning's absence extended as he's fitted with walking cast
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 10:45 pm

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning will spend the next week in a walking cast and is expected to miss at least two more games with a torn plantar fascia in his left foot.

George scores 40, Pacers make 19 3s to beat Wizards 123-106
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 11:30 pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — Paul George scored a season-high 40 points and made seven 3-pointers, part of a franchise-record 19 by the Indiana Pacers in a 123-106 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.

Johnny Manziel benched by Browns for off-field behavior
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 10:30 pm

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Dropped from starter to third-stringer — without playing a game.

Favre, Warner, Owens among hall semifinalists
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 8:30 pm

Brett Favre, Terrell Owens and Alan Faneca are semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility.

Rockies' Reyes pleads not guilty to abusing wife in Hawaii
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 9:45 pm

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is pleading not guilty to allegations of abusing his wife at a Hawaii resort.

POWER RANKINGS: Perfect Patriots and Panthers remain 1-2
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 7:15 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The New England Patriots and the Carolina Panthers remained the league's only unbeaten teams going into Week 12.

Bennett likely will continue lineup experiments vs. Lehigh
Posted: November 24, 2015

One thing appears obvious heading into Wednesday’s game: Coach Tony Bennett will continue to tinker.

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