EPCC cross country: EPCC women win the NJCAA half marathon championship
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:50:44 MST
The El Paso Community College women's cross country team took home top honors at the National Junior College Athletic Association Half-Marathon National Championships on Saturday in Topeka, Kan.
Assessing threats for playoff contenders in rivalry week
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:12:00 +0000
Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football’s 13th weekend:
■ Assessing threats
This is the point in the season when things get weird.
Rivalry week is here, with championship weekend on deck. The AP rankings didn’t change Sunday at the top after a blah Saturday in college football. For the first time since late September the top four is the same as last week’s: Florida State, Alabama, Oregon and Mississippi State.
Brady, Manning among players with a great week 12
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:29:05 +0000
Monday, Nov. 24
N.Y. Jets vs. Buffalo, 7 p.m. The game was moved to Detroit’s Ford Field after a severe winter storm hit the Buffalo area. The Bills (5-5) are fading from the AFC playoff picture following two straight losses. The Jets (2-8) are rested, coming off their bye week, and have had the advantage of practicing all week.
Wilson leads Seahawks past Arizona
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:30:02 +0000
SEATTLE — After 10 games, the defending champions needed to ask the difficult questions of each other. Most of all, whether the Seattle Seahawks were willing to put aside egos and get back in the NFC West race.
Led by a stingy Seattle defense reminiscent of a season ago and some more playmaking by Russell Wilson, the Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday.
Dalton, Bengals beat Texans 22-13
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:28:42 +0000
HOUSTON — Andy Dalton gave his father Greg a special 55th birthday present by finally getting a win in his hometown.
Dalton lost his first three games against the Houston Texans, including twice here in the playoffs, but threw for 233 yards and a touchdown to lead the Cincinnati Bengals to a 22-13 win on Sunday.
“It’s cool to get a win here,” Dalton said. “(And) have it timed up where we were playing in Houston on his birthday. It’s a special day.”
Dalton got to chat with his father for a couple of minutes on his way off the field.
High school football: West Side All-Stars
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:24:43 MST
Offense No.Pos.NameSchoolHt.Wt. 15QBBaylor RomneyFranklin6'3"180 10QBJavier GomezCanutillo5'11"190 20RBNick BinghamFranklin6'205 23RBRicky OlivasAustin6'175 2RBJohnny SmithAndress5'9"160 5RBArturo
MCS seniors leave lasting mark on program even without title
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:10:00 -0600
As I was walking out of Earl Hayes Stadium on a cold, damp Friday night in Southwest Dallas, I came to a realization that it was the end of an era for Midland Christian football.
After welterweight win, Manny Pacquiao ready for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:17:46 MST
MACAO - Manny Pacquiao found his knockdown power Sunday, and that fits right in with his campaign to land a long-awaited showdown against unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr.
High school football: East, West All-Star Game around the bend
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:24:29 MST
Before another high school football season wraps up, some of the city's best seniors will suit up next month for one last game in the 23rd Annual Greater El Paso Football Showcase All-Star Game.
Manning, Anderson lead Broncos past Dolphins 39-36
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:01:53 +0000
DENVER — The Denver Broncos finally found the balance — and the win — they’ve so desperately sought to stop their November slide.
Peyton Manning threw three of his four TD passes to Demaryius Thomas and C.J. Anderson ran for 167 yards and the go-ahead score in the Broncos’ 39-36 win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.
Anderson’s 6-yard run with 5:01 left gave the Broncos (8-3) their first lead of the game at 32-28.
Then, Ryan Tannehill’s pass skipped off Jarvis Landry’s left hand to T.J. Ward, whose 37-yard return set up Wes Welker’s insurance TD catch.
Turkey Trot aims to improve young band members
TheFacts.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0600
LAKE JACKSON — While most people will be basting turkeys in the oven Thursday morning, hundreds of others will running or walking in the Lake Jackson Intermediate Turkey Trot.
NFL roundup: Patriots rout Lions; Packers pull off close game against Vikings
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 24 Nov 2014 01:37:32 +0000
Browns 26, Falcons 24
ATLANTA — Brian Hoyer shook off three interceptions, leading the Cleveland Browns down the field in the final minute to set up Billy Cundiff’s 37-yard field goal as time expired for a victory over the Atlanta Falcons.
Taking advantage of the last of Hoyer’s picks, the Falcons drove for Matt Bryant’s 53-yard field goal with 44 seconds remaining to seize the lead.
High school football: East Side All-Stars
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:24:54 MST
Offense No.Pos.NameSchoolHt.Wt. 12QBSteven MontezDel Valle6'5"195 15QBJustin MaeseYsleta6'2"193 23RBEnrique VasquezBel Air5'7"170 25RBRobert EscobedoFaith Christian5'10"175 20RBMelvin
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