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After three appeals, NCAA clears State guard Braxton Beverly

After three appeals, NCAA clears State guard Braxton Beverly

The NCAA said Beverly can "compete immediately", which means he'll suit up against Bryant at PNC Arena. N.C. State asked the university to reconsider the ruling. He is very grateful. Beverly, a 6-foot shooting guard, committed to Ohio State a year ago out of Hargrave Military Academy in Chatham, Va., where he averaged 20.1 points, 6.4 assists and 2.2 steals after moving there from Kentucky.


Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of Year

Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of Year

Lovullo guided Arizona to a 93-69 record and reached the playoffs in 2017 - the team's first postseason berth since 2011. As well, the Diamondbacks this season claimed a spot in the NL Wild Card Game, which they won over Black's Rockies .


Byron Maxwell signing with Seattle Seahawks, per reports

Byron Maxwell signing with Seattle Seahawks, per reports

Sherman suffered a season-ending Achilles injury Thursday against Arizona. The Legion of Boom is getting back a familiar face. Maxwell, who was released by the Miami Dolphins in October, will join the Seattle Seahawks once again. Maxwell signed with Philadelphia in free agency after the 2014 season but lasted just one year with the Eagles and was traded to Miami before the 2015 season.


Denmark rout Ireland with Christian Eriksen treble to reach World Cup

Denmark rout Ireland with Christian Eriksen treble to reach World Cup

With the tie perfectly poised after a first-leg goalless draw in Denmark, the Irish got off to a superb start when Shane Duffy headed home on six minutes after a Robbie Brady free-kick. "Clueless. Absolutely clueless. To allow the players like they have the space, the time, in the key areas of the pitch, even the substitutions, Ciaran Clark coming off - unless he's injured - with Ward going to centre-half, I really don't know what I've witnessed".


Vontaze Burfict seemed to thoroughly enjoy his first National Football League ejection

Vontaze Burfict seemed to thoroughly enjoy his first National Football League ejection

Burfict was flagged for a late hit on DeMarco Murray , then two plays later referee Jeff Triplette announced Burfict had made contact with an official. On the very next play, Burfict was among a slew of Bengals who tackled a scrambling Marcus Mariota just short of the goal line. While exiting the field, Burfict taunted Titans fans, including flashing the "get money" gesture.


Tennessee State Player Who Punched Coach Has Been EXPELLED

Tennessee State Player Who Punched Coach Has Been EXPELLED

Tennessee State expelled Lee from the school on Monday. Greenstone recovered somewhat from the first punch, but Lee's fist returned nearly immediately, sending the couch down to the ground. Lee was a senior majoring in criminal justice and was included on the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll, according to USA TODAY's Mike Organ .