Michigan and former offensive coordinator Tim Drevno have parted ways, a source confirmed to ESPN.com on Friday. Drevno, a longtime assistant of Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh, had been the Wolverines’ offensive coordinator and offensive line coach for the past three seasons. His departure was first reported by The Wolverine Lounge. It was a mutual
Size does count but not always the way you might think, especially in boxing where bigger is not always better and smaller is frequently as good as it gets. Saturday’s “SuperFly 2” on HBO’s Boxing After Dark is a manifestation of this seemingly incongruous reality, a celebration of the sport’s lightest and most remarkable fighters.
Girona have been La Liga’s surprise team this season. How have they managed such success? Barcelona host Girona on Saturday in an interesting clash for the league leaders. Sam Marsden explains the connections between the two teams… Q: So, Pep Guardiola’s two Catalan teams meet this weekend in La Liga? A: You could say that.
Sean Williams and Cephas Zhuwao have been included in Zimbabwe’s squad for the ICC World Cup Qualifiers in a bid to strengthen the side following their 1-4 series loss to Afghanistan in UAE earlier this month. Williams and Zhuwao, who didn’t feature in that series, will replace fast bowler Ryan Burl and batsman Tarisai Musakanda.
2:50 Zach Lowe is a fan of the top-two voted players drafting teams for the NBA All-Star Game, as it made the game more competitive. Let’s roll with our last batch of an eventful February: 1. The new All-Star Game I’m not sure the new method of picking teams caused players to try harder. Any
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Jeremy Pruitt and members of his newly assembled coaching staff popped in and out of Tennessee‘s meeting room, occasionally huddling in front of the large television on the wall as it spit out signing-day news at a clip surpassed only by the incessant buzzing of Pruitt’s cellphone. One by one, many of
CHONBURI, Thailand — Jessica Korda shot a course-record 62 at the LPGA Thailand to lead by 4 strokes after the second round Friday. Playing her first tournament since having jaw surgery, the American fired eight birdies and finished with an eagle to move to 16 under par at the halfway point, a 36-hole record for
Overnight leader Holly Clyburn will take a two-shot lead into the third round of the inaugural Australian Ladies Classic at Coffs Harbour. The 27-year-old Briton on Friday continued the form that produced a course record-breaking opening round at the Bonville Resort. Early in the day it seemed she would break the record again, with an
Multitalented Japanese pitcher/hitter Shohei Ohtani will make his spring training debut for the Los Angeles Angels on the mound against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. “I feel that this is a big step forward,” Ohtani told reporters Thursday, via an interpreter. “I’m really happy at this point. “This will be my first start in the
1:18 Bobby Portis tallies a career-high 38 points, but it’s not enough as the Bulls lose to the 76ers 116-115. CHICAGO — Fred Hoiberg couldn’t believe what he had just seen. With eight seconds left and his team clinging to a one-point lead in a game in which his Chicago Bulls once trailed by as
McLaren have struggled with a Honda engine for the past three years McLaren have revealed the car they hope will return them to at least relative competitiveness. The MCL33 has switched from Honda to a Renault engine and is predominantly orange, echoing McLaren’s historic 1960s livery. The car is a clear design evolution of last
Undefeated Joseph “JoJo” Diaz Jr. knocked out Victor Terrazas with a left to the body at 3:00 of the third round of a scheduled 10-round featherweight bout Thursday night at the Fantasy Springs Hotel Casino in Indio, California. Diaz, of Glendora, California, knocked down Terrazas, of Guadalajara, Mexico, twice in the opening round, first with
SUNRISE, Fla. — Roberto Luongo spoke eloquently on the ice and then played brilliantly in net. On a night when the Florida Panthers honored the victims of last week’s shooting at nearby Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, their veteran goalie delivered a stirring speech to the crowd during a somber pregame tribute. Once the puck
TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston was cited for careless driving last week after he was involved in a minor collision in Tampa. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, on Feb. 13, at approximately 5:05 p.m., Winston was traveling northbound on the Veterans Expressway (State Road 589) when the vehicle in front
Australia 87 for 3 (Bancroft 24*, S Marsh 10*) trail South Africa A 220 (de Bruyn 46, Cummins 4-32, Hazlewood 3-40) by 133 runsScorecard Pat Cummins hits his delivery stride Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images/Getty Images A much anticipated series, especially for fans of fast bowling, kicked off in style as Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc
England head coach Eddie Jones has revealed that he grew up supporting West Ham United due to their mix of artistic forwards and rugged defenders. Jones welcomed Hammers assistant boss Stuart Pearce to his squad’s training base this week, and it seems he may have had an ulterior motive for the invite. A week’s break
Eddie Jones will lead England into battle at Murrayfield on Saturday confident that his side can secure the victory that would maintain their quest for a third successive Six Nations title under his guidance. However, he has not always felt so assured on the journey from London to Edinburgh. Two years ago he travelled to
The UFC has booked a middleweight bout between highly ranked contenders Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Kelvin Gastelum for UFC 224 on May 12 in Rio de Janeiro. Officials announced the 185-pairing on Thursday. The UFC 224 pay-per-view event will take place inside Jeunesse Arena. The announcement comes one week after Gastelum (14-3) told ESPN he