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Oklahoma to face Oregon in NCAA golf finals

Oklahoma to face Oregon in NCAA golf finals

But Oklahoma eked out a 3-2 win, then beat IL in the semifinals to earn a spot in the finals. Making its fourth appearance in match play at the NCAA championships, OR improved to 7-2 all-time with its two victories Tuesday. In the opening match of the day, Oklahoma trailed Baylor in all five matches early in the round before coming back to win 3-2. The senior clinched a win on the challenging 17th hole to seal the match.



Durant not feeling pressure of NBA decider

He was with the Heat when beat the Spurs 95-88 in 2013. Korver ranks second among all active players with 104 playoff games without a Finals appearance, trailing only Joe Johnson's 112 games . "I can't lie", Durant said of his latest trip to the Finals compared to his first. James is also the favorite to lead the series in assists (-150), points (+125), and steals (+180).



Sam Warburton will lead the Lions in Saturday's tour opener

The opening test against the world champions is at Eden Park on June 24 and while Warburton was keen for his side to play attractive rugby on the tour, winning was their main focus. "I know from experience in 2011 (as Wales coach at the World Cup) a lot of teams arrived here very much unprepared for what was going to happen". Warburton also said jet lag would not be an excuse for any shortcomings on Saturday, and pointed out that with an 11-month-old child he's had more sleep in the ...


Penguins explode in third, take 2-0 series lead on Predators

Penguins explode in third, take 2-0 series lead on Predators

Mired in an eight-game goal drought heading into the series, the 22-year-old Nebraska-born rookie provided the victor in Game 1 and again in Game 2 when he pounded home a rebound just 10 seconds into the third for his third of the series and 12th of the playoffs.


NBA Finals predictions: Warriors to sweep LeBron, Cavaliers?

NBA Finals predictions: Warriors to sweep LeBron, Cavaliers?

Not that anyone expected any different. Then the Cavs got their revenge a year ago when they rallied back to claim their city's first major team championship since 1964 with a Game 7 win in Oakland . "I work on my game a lot throughout the offseason", James said. Golden State coach Steve Kerr has been sidelined by a bad back for almost all of the postseason, with Mike Brown taking over on an interim basis.