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The GSR numbers for most colleges are much higher than the federal graduation rates, which counts any student who leaves an institution as a nongraduate and does not track incoming transfers. "Our goal is to always give our student-athletes the tools to thrive on the playing field as well as the classroom". In all, 14 of the 17 sports programs at Tech recorded GSR's above the national average.
  • Panthers running game comes alive in 20-17 win over Falcons

    Panthers running game comes alive in 20-17 win over Falcons

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    Holding a 10-0 lead, the Falcons twice ran the ball on third- and fourth-and-1. Carolina entered the game ranked second in the National Football League in sacks, but their first of the game didn't come until the end of the third quarter. The Panthers are now tied with Pittsburgh for the most road wins this season at four. After Keanu Neal forced two fumbles, one of which led to the Falcons' first touchdown, the running game got going, in large part thanks to Cam Newton .
  • Joel Matip Doubles The Lead VS West Ham

    Joel Matip Doubles The Lead VS West Ham

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    Asked after Saturday's defeat if he still had West Ham's backing, Bilic told BT Sport: "It's hard for me to talk about that now". What Liverpool surely required was someone who could drop off, create three-against-two situations in midfield to bypass Noble and Pedro Obiang.
  • What time, channel is Penn State vs. Michigan State?

    What time, channel is Penn State vs. Michigan State?

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    Penn State's Trace McSorley was 26-for-47 passing for 381 yards, three touchdowns and three interceptions. The Spartans came into Saturday's game allowing less than 90 rushing yards per game, and once again rendered that part of an opponent's offense inconsequential.
  • Stanford to start redshirt freshman QB KJ Costello against Washington State

    Stanford to start redshirt freshman QB KJ Costello against Washington State

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    Costello completed 15 of 24 passes for 173 yards and a touchdown in a 34-24 win over Arizona State on September 30 in his only start. The Cougars have lost two of their last three games after starting the season 6-0. Bryce Love has been the focal point of the offense with 1,387 yards and 11 touchdowns on the ground. San Francisco, the major city closest to Stanford's campus in Palo Alto, recently went 35 years without snowfall .
  • Two-team SEC playoff alive with Bama, Georgia and Auburn

    Two-team SEC playoff alive with Bama, Georgia and Auburn

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    Almost two months later that win looks a lot more impressive after seeing the way Notre Dame has dominated since the loss to Georgia. Committee chairman Kirby Hocutt, the athletic director for Texas Tech, said the Bulldogs had a slight edge over the Crimson Tide because of the victory against the Irish on September 9.
  • Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal moves into quarter-finals

    Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal moves into quarter-finals

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    I saw him in the first week of the year in Abu Dhabi and I went, "Oh my goodness, this guy is hitting the ball 20-25% harder than recent years". I had treatment last night to try and be able to play today... "For me it's not about London". Nadal said that "the pain during the match (on Thursday) was too much". Conversation soon went onto the demands of the year-long ATP schedule, the increasing number of cases of high-profile players taking an extended break from the tour and whether ...
  • Abraham gets first call-up to England senior team

    Abraham gets first call-up to England senior team

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    Abraham has scored four goals in ten games since joining Swansea on loan whilst Joe Gomez has been given his chance in a Liverpool side struggling at the back. "We want to play with wing-backs. He's played very well for Manchester United". But there was no room for Manchester United centre-back Chris Smalling , Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere or the Liverpool pair of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Daniel Sturridge .
  • Vance Joseph: It's Brock Osweiler's job as long as he

    Vance Joseph: It's Brock Osweiler's job as long as he "plays well"

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    The Flathead High School graduate is back under center in Denver after head coach Vance Joseph benched starter Trevor Siemian following Monday's 29-19 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs . Osweiler spent four seasons with the Broncos after being the team's second-round pick in the 2012 draft. Siemian has thrown six interceptions in the past three games combined as opponents have turned those six picks into 17 points.
  • SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century

    SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century

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    On his part, Miller was happy in contributing in South Africa's win over Bangladesh . Miller scored his century in just 35 balls in which he hit nine sixes and seven fours. In the 19th over of the innings, Miller struck the unfortunate Mohammad Saifuddin for five consecutive maximums but only got a single off the final ball to moans from the crowd.
  • Nationals, Dave Martinez agree to managerial deal

    Nationals, Dave Martinez agree to managerial deal

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    When Maddon became the manager of the Cubs before the 2015 season, Martinez followed him to Chicago. That inability to advance despite making it into the postseason four times in the last six seasons sealed Baker's fate. Mets hitting coach Kevin Long and former Red Sox manager John Farrell also interviewed for the Washington job. None of the coaches who served under Baker were retained by the team, and no new coaching hires have been announced yet.
  • Texans kneel during national anthem in protest of Bob McNair's 'inmates' comment

    Texans kneel during national anthem in protest of Bob McNair's 'inmates' comment

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    McNair's comment was made during the owners meetings in NY earlier in October when player demonstrations during the national anthem were discussed. Days after it was revealed that Houston Texans owner Bob McNair said National Football League owners can't "have the inmates running the prison," his players showed him exactly how they feel about being referenced as criminals before their game Sunday.
  • Jose Mourinho disclose aspirations of managing global side

    Jose Mourinho disclose aspirations of managing global side

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    Injury rules out star turn Harry Kane , but fellow England global Eric Dier may well start - a player who has been targeted by Mourinho's side, with Mauricio Pochettino saying in his new book that the interest "destabilised" the defensive midfielder.
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    Bob McNair's "Inmates" Comments Nearly Cause Texans Team Boycott

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    Brown said that, after the protest, McNair "didn't have anything to say to me". "I am truly sorry to the players for how this has impacted them and the perception that it has created of me which could not be further from the truth". Looking at McNair's statement, I have a hard time believing that he was really talking about the NFL league office and the owners when he talked about not allowing the inmates to run the prison.
  • Mourinho challenges his Manchester United players to beat Tottenham

    Mourinho challenges his Manchester United players to beat Tottenham

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    But speaking to MUTV at the Aon Training Complex on Friday, Mourinho played down Tottenham's pre-match Kane absence excuse by claiming that United are also missing several key players due to injuries. "He made me feel that I was the best". Mourinho added: "I don't speak about injured players so don't ask me about Harry Kane, because I have to speak about Rojo, Ibrahimovic, Pogba, Carrick".
  • Three locals named Gold Glove finalists

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    He won his first AL Gold Glove last season. The winners will be unveiled during a live, one-hour "Baseball Tonight - The 2017 Rawlings Gold Glove Award Announcement Show" on ESPN Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at 9 p.m. The 25-year-old is a near-lock to win AL Rookie of the Year and among the candidates for the AL Most Valuable Player Award. He'll have some stiff competition in the form of Mookie Betts of the Red Sox and Kole Calhoun of the Angels.
  • Halep keen to get back on court after defeat by Wozniacki

    Halep keen to get back on court after defeat by Wozniacki

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    The result ensures Garcia, Halep and Svitolina all remain in contention to join Wozniacki in the semi-finals. "I'm happy, super happy to have won the first match in the first tournament that I compete in quality to no. "I felt comfortable and played aggressive when I needed to and ran the balls down when I needed to". "I'll try to forget this day and try to play my next game as if nothing had happened", said the Ukrainian, dépitée.
  • Buffon to retire unless Juventus win Champions League

    Buffon to retire unless Juventus win Champions League

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    In an interview with Sky Italia , Buffon has promised to call it a day after Italy's World Cup campaign unless he and Juve can win the Champions League after three unsuccessful finals. "I don't think I can add or take away from what I've already done". At that point, to try to win the Club World Cup, maybe ( Wojciech) Szczesny could play one game and me another.
  • Pune pitch curator involved in 'pitch tampering' allegations dismissed

    Pune pitch curator involved in 'pitch tampering' allegations dismissed

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    Tight bowling and fifties from Shikhar Dhawan and Dinesh Karthik helped India secure a series-levelling six-wickets victory against New Zealand in the second one-day worldwide on Wednesday. Salgaonkar is a former fast bowler bowler who 63 first-class matches taking 214 wickets at 26.70 and in five List A games he took 4 wickets. As per reports, BCCI in reply to the clustering corruption allegations has stated that they have taken cognizance of the matter and are further investigating the ...
  • Swansea City vs Manchester United, Carabao Cup

    Swansea City vs Manchester United, Carabao Cup

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    The game kicks off at 7.45pm on Tuesday October 24 at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea . "But I don't think [it was easy] I think they have a good squad, a squad with lots of options". A slow start to the second half was lit up when Lingard added his second of the evening with a superb header. Swansea are 7/2 to progress to the next round, while Manchester United are priced at 8/15.
  • Steve Kerr had a fantastically sarcastic response to Stephen Curry's ejection

    Steve Kerr had a fantastically sarcastic response to Stephen Curry's ejection

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    Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was ejected late in the fourth quarter of his team's loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night for throwing his mouthpiece in the direction of an official. Get the app and get the game. Steph was also adamant he wasn't throwing the mouthguard at the referee instead throwing it in frustration, because, let's face it, he's a much better shot than that.
  • Raiders score on final play to beat Chiefs 31-30

    Raiders score on final play to beat Chiefs 31-30

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    When the Kansas City Chiefs and Oakland Raiders play a game, emotions are expected to be heightened. On 25-of-36 passing, Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith accounted for 342 of the game's 759 passing yards - Carr: 417 on 29-of-52. The Raider's kicker has had a troubled last couple of games and, although a late gust of wind took his kick and surely gave Oakland fans a fright, he converted to give his side the win.