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Lionel Messi-Less Barcelona Fire Blank Against Nine-Man Malaga

Malaga's best hope of a goal was on the breakaway, with Juande Ramos essentially deploying two banks of five between Barcelona and Kameni's goal most of the time, and Sandro Ramirez's powerful effort from the edge of the area had to be fielded by Marc-Andre Ter Stegen.



Kansas beats Texas for first time since 1938, 24-21 in OT

A sack pushed the ball back to KU's 19-yard line, but senior kicker Matthew Wyman gave the Jayhawks a 10-7 lead on a 36-yard field goal heading into halftime. The Jayhawks stuffed Texas on fourth down and regained possession with 58 seconds left. Set up one of the most memorable wins in recent history, too.



Ohio State Buckeyes number 2 in College Football Playoff rankings

Penn State is more than capable of doing just that. Some U of L players didn't appear happy with the new rankings. Should Alabama , Clemson and Ohio State win out but Penn State becomes the Big Ten East victor, the committee's decision for the fourth and final playoff spot could come down to the UW-Penn State victor versus Washington or a one-loss Louisville team that is now set to miss out on the ACC's title game.


Zealand beat Pakistan by 8 wickets in 1st Test

Zealand beat Pakistan by 8 wickets in 1st Test

Henry Nicholls (30) was trapped LBW by Sohail Khan (3-78) while Jeet Raval (55) was caught in the slips off Mohammad Amir (3-43). Pakistan's batsmen blocked and blocked and blocked for the better part of their second innings, crawling closer to parity, but Wagner broke the resistance with his short-ball attack before they could draw level.



With Michigan looming, Buckeyes focus on Michigan State

Well, so what? Going into the final turn, MI was still undefeated, blowing teams out by 56, 60, even 78 points. ALABAMA - The defending national champions are the only unbeaten team left from the Power Five ranks, and there seems little chance that Nick Saban's squad will stumble between now and selection day.


More Than Half of the Anti-Trump Rioters Arrested Didn't Vote

More Than Half of the Anti-Trump Rioters Arrested Didn't Vote

Immigrants, their advocates and others opposing a Donald Trump presidency continued to protest Sunday, speaking out against the president-elect's support of deportation and other measures. Trump blasted the protests on Twitter late Thursday, saying the protesters were fueled by the media, and calling the demonstrations "unfair". There is no way around that, and the sooner people grasp that, the better off we will be, he told the Associated Press .