TEAM NEWS: Wayne Rooney Starts – Wolves v Manchester United

(Sporting Alert) — Wayne Rooney has recovered from a knock he picked up during the Europa defeat last week and will start for Manchester United in their Barclays Premier League clash against Wolves. LIVE COVERAGE: | Follow Live Commentary | Follow Live Score Updates | Premier League Live GameCast The England international, who was doubtful…

Kentucky and Syracuse win: March Madness Scores and Results – Mar. 17

(Sporting Alert) — Top seeds Kentucky and Syracuse picked up impressive wins at the NCAA March Madness men’s basketball tournament on Saturday. The following are the scores and results. Also winning on Saturday were Ohio State, Baylor and Marquette. Kentucky were dominant from the opening tip and went on to beat Iowa State 87-71 with…

Keflezighi ready for New York City Half Marathon race

NEW YORK (Sporting Alert) — Over 15,000 runners will line up for Sunday’s New York City Half Marathon race. Watch The New York City Half Marathon race Online Live American Meb Keflezighi, who qualified for this summer’s Olympic Games by winning the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials has been preparing well and he is looking to…

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake says 4x100m World record will go again
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Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake says 4x100m World record will go again

MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — World 100-metres champion Yohan Blake is predicting another world record for Jamaica in the men’s 4x100m at the London Olympics later this summer. Blake was a member of the Jamaican quartet which set the current mark of 37.04 seconds at the IAAF World Championships last year in Daegu, South Korea…

Wariner, Spearman win sprint events at TCU Invitational

Wariner, Spearman win sprint events at TCU Invitational

TEXAS (Sporting Alert) — Jeremy Wariner won the men’s 200 metres dash at the TCU Invitational in Fort Worth, Texas this weekend. American former World and Olympic champion, still early in his preparation for the 2012 London Olympic Games, ran 20.66 seconds (+2.6) to win the half-lap event. Wariner’s NIKE 4x400m relay did not finish….

Southern Miss apologized for racist taunts at Kansas State player

PITTSBURGH, PA – University of Southern Mississippi president Martha Saunders has apologized to Kansas State point guard Angel Rodriguez, following racist taunts at the hispanic player from members of school’s band. Members of the Southern Mississippi band chanted “where’s your green card?” at the Wildcats’ freshman, during the NCAA basketball tournament on Thursday. Saunders moved quickly to…

March Madness: Murray State 58, Colorado State 41

Louisville, KY (Sporting Alert) — Murray State used a powerful second half to beat Colorado State 58-41 in their opening game at the 2012 NCAA basketball tournament here at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday. Rodney McGruder scores 30, Kansas State beat Southern Miss 70-64 Down 24-23 at the break, the Racers outscored their opponents…