Tennessee State v Eastern Illinois: preview and prediction

It’s homecoming at Eastern Illinois and this year the Panthers will play host to the Tigers of Tennessee State University. Its been a tough year in Charleston, as Eastern Illinois currently sits at 1-6, and they are coming off a 28-17 loss against no.17 UT Martin in which they had the lead going into the fourth quarter. Tennessee State is looking to extend their winning streak to three coming off victories against Austin Peay and Tennessee Tech. For the 1-6 Panthers at this point in the season, there have been…

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October 20, 2021 NBA Stat Cap

Who Got It Done pt rb ast Jaylen BrownBOS @ NYK 46 9 6   8-14 3-pt Harrison BarnesSAC @ POR 36 9 2   8-11 3-pt Zach LaVineCHI @ DET 34 7 4   11-11 ft K. TownsMIN vs. HOU 30 10 2   2 stl , 2 blk Ja MorantMEM vs. CLE 37 6 6   2 blk Jarrett AllenCLE @ MEM 25 4 1   11-11 fg LaMelo BallCHO vs. IND 31 9 7   7-9 3-pt Robert WilliamsBOS @ NYK 16 10 3   3 stl , 5 blk CJ McCollumPOR vs. SAC 34…

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“Home” Nike Air Max Penny 1 coming in 2022

There is never a bad time for Air Max Penny 1s to see a retail release. The “Orlando” colourway is in the works to make a retail return in 2022, and it appears the same may hold true for the “Home” version. As the “Orlandos” have made previous retail returns, with their last being way back in 2011, the home version has been in cold storage since its original 1995 release. At this early juncture there are no images of the upcoming version but if it is to be a…

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Jackson State picked to win in women’s basketball preseason poll

From the Southwestern Athletic Conference: BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- Jackson State, under the direction of fourth-year head coach Tomekia Reed, has been selected to finish first in the 2021-22 Southwestern Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Preseason Poll. The preseason poll was voted upon by league head coaches and sports information directors. In the predicted order of finish Alabama State was tabbed to finish second followed by Southern, Alabama A&M, and Grambling State to round out the top five. Texas Southern, Alcorn State, Bethune-Cookman, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Prairie View A&M, Florida A&M and Mississippi Valley State…

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CIAA and ESPN agree on multi-year deal to air men’s and women’s basketball tournaments

Multi-year Agreement Through at Least 2024; All games to be shown on an ESPN Platform with championship games being aired on ESPNU From the CIAA: ESPN and the Central Intercollegiate Athletics Association (CIAA) have announced a multi-year, multi-platform media rights agreement, enhancing ESPN’s college sports portfolio and coverage of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) with the addition of the conference’s men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. ESPNU will carry both CIAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament Championship Games, while all 22 games of both tournaments will be available on an…

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NBA 2021-22 Opening Night Statcap

Who Got it Done pt rb ast Anthony DavisLAL vs. GSW 33 11 2   2 blk G. AntetokounmpoMIL vs. BRK 32 14 7   2 blk LeBron JamesLAL vs. GSW 34 11 5 Kevin DurantBRK @ MIL 32 11 4   2 blk Patty MillsBRK @ MIL 21 2 2   7-7 3-pt Nemanja BjelicaGSW @ LAL 15 11 4 Pat ConnaughtonMIL vs. BRK 20 3 2 James HardenBRK @ MIL 20 8 8   2 blk Stephen CurryGSW @ LAL 21 10 10   Triple-double Khris MiddletonMIL vs. BRK 20 9 3 Yesterday’s Scores…

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NBA begins unveiling 75th Anniversary Team

Back in 1996, for their golden jubilee , the NBA compiled a list of its 50 greatest players, and by and large they got it right. As the Association tipped off their diamond jubilee season, the league has assembled a 75th anniversary team. The first 25 names were announced Tuesday night, with he rest of the team to be announced over the next two days. Let’ the debates begin.

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Grambling Men’s Hoops picked to finish fourth in SWAC

From Grambling State Sports Communications: Grambling State Tabbed Fourth in SWAC Preseason Poll  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | The Grambling State University men’s basketball team was predicted to finish fourth in the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Preseason Predicted Order of Finish, the conference announced on Tuesday.  The Tigers, who went 12-12 overall last season and 9-6 in SWAC play, registered 168 points to claim the fourth spot. Texas Southern, winning of the SWAC Basketball Tournament last season, garnered 11 first-place votes and 237 points to be chosen to repeat as conference champions.  Prairie…

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Ben Simmons kicked out of practice in latest team-related lowlight

As if this debacle with the Philadelphia 76ers and then Simmons couldn’t get any more ridiculous Ben Simmons was thrown out of the 76ers practice on Tuesday. Apparently Coach doc Rivers ask Simmons to participate in in a defensive drill and he refused doc asked him again and he refused and then duck basically told him he needs to go home so if that point Simmons left the practice. Frankly the fact that Simmons is still on the Sixers roster At this juncture is a living embodiment of a worst-case…

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Lebron gives game-worn kicks and towel to young fan in Sacramento

Lebron James gave a fan a lifetime memory when he gave a young fan the shoes off his feet and his towel during the Lakers preseason game against the Sacramento Kings this past Thursday. This was the highlight of the evening for the youngster, who had to watch his Lakers drop their final game, in a preseason that saw them go winless, to the Kings 116-112. View this post on Instagram A post shared by PHiLz (@thebullyzsource) View this post on Instagram A post shared by PHiLz (@thebullyzsource) The youngster,…

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