Earlier in the day at Washington, the Boise State women saw a player the likes of which they don experience often. Kelsey Plum, the nation leading scorer, put up 44 points in each half lead The Huskies to a 92 66 romp over the Broncos. Plum became the top scorer in Pac 12 history while putting an end to Boise State undefeated start, dropping the visitors to 8 1.
“I think it was the four minute timeout, Coach told us in the huddle we were in the bonus. Just get down there, keep getting fouls,” said Newman, the MVP of last week’s Big 12 Tournament. “I was able to hit them quick and I was able to get to the line and make my free throws.”.
SAN DIEGO (AP) Dick Enberg spent many Midwestern nights and Saturday afternoons listening to baseball and football broadcasts on the radio. As soon as he could, he got behind a microphone himself.It was a vastly different era, one that helped shape a distinguished broadcasting career that spanned six decades and included covering pretty much every big sporting event there is.Enberg, 81, is down to his final few innings in the booth. It’s up to the San Diego Padres to do something this weekend that will evoke an “Oh my!” or “Touch ’em all!” call from Enberg, who will retire after Sunday’s game at Arizona.Enberg will step away from the microphone for good on the same day Vin Scully ends his remarkable 67 year career calling Dodgers games.Is it the end of an era?”That’s an era only in that we all got old and we grew up in a different system,” Enberg said.
One officer was hurt in the blast.A serial bomber hadterrorized Texas capital all month, dispatching explosive packages around the area andkilling two people. The main focus in the hours before the bombmaker death had been an explosion early yesterday at a FedEx sorting center near San Antonio. Another unexploded bomb was found at another FedEx facility near Austin.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Saturday responded to President Trump’s Friday night monologue attacking the NFL and players who kneel in protest during the national anthem, saying the president’s “divisive comments” reveal an “unfortunate lack of respect” for the NFL and contributions players make to their communities.Goodell issued the statement after Mr. Senate candidate Luther Strange on Friday night bashing the NFL for allowing games to be less violent, and urging them to fire players like Colin Kaepernick who refuse to stand for the national anthem.”The NFL and our players are at our best when we help create a sense of unity in our country and our culture,” Goodell said in a statement. “There is no better example than the amazing response from our clubs and players to the terrible natural disasters we’ve experienced over the last month.