Broncos changed coordinators to reduce turnovers. Raiders made a change to produce them.

Broncos coach Vance Joseph changed offensive coordinators this week in pursuit of a “cleaner brand of football” that has eluded Denver for the past two months. Raiders coach Jack Del Rio, meanwhile, changed defensive coordinators on Tuesday because he wants to muddy the game up in a way Oakland rarely has this season. Del Rio fired Ken Norton Jr. and replaced him with John Pagano, who attended Fairview High School in Boulder and was the defensive coordinator of the Chargers the previous four seasons. He had been a defensive assistant for Del Rio this season before this week’s promotion. “I just felt that we needed a change,” Del Rio told… Read More

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Kentucky basketball vs. Fort Wayne: Live scores and updates from Rupp Arena

UK’s basketball team is back in action Wednesday night with a home game heading into Thanksgiving. The Wildcats (4-1) host Fort Wayne (3-1) in an 8 p.m. game at Rupp Arena to be televised by SEC Network. Courier Journal beat writer Fletcher Page has you covered with three keys to the game for Kentucky. And you can follow along below: Kentucky assistant coach Kenny Payne talks with Quade Green in the second half Friday night at Rupp Arena. The Wildcats won 78-61 after a sluggish start early in the first half. “I would tell our fans, just enjoy this, because I’m the one dying,” said Calipari afterwards. …read more Source::… Read More

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Delaware breaks late-game tie to defeat Longwood 63-57

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Derrick Woods grabbed a rebound of Darian Bryant’s missed 3-pointer, put it back up to break a late-game tie and Delaware marched on to defeat Longwood 63-57 Wednesday at the Spartan Classic. The game was tied 57-57 when Woods scored the go-ahead with 3:09 remaining. The Blue Hens (4-2) went on to score the game’s final six points at the free-throw line while Longwood went scoreless for the last 5:16. The winless Lancers (0-5) missed their last six shots down the stretch. Ryan Allen led the way for Delaware, scoring 19 points off the bench on 8-for-13 shooting, Ryan Daly added 16 points, a perfect 8-for-8… Read More

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Norman Powell returns to Raptors’ lineup vs. Knicks

Norman Powell returned to the Toronto Raptors‘ lineup Wednesday against the New York Knicks. “He’ll (Norm) dress tonight.” – Coach pic.twitter.com/wT0SiJJz5Y — Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 22, 2017 The 24-year-old was sidelined for Toronto’s previous four games due to a hip injury. Rookie OG Anunoby filled in for Powell in the Raptors’ starting lineup during his absence. It has not been announced who will draw the start against New York. Powell is averaging 8.3 points in his 12 games this season. …read more Source:: Sportsnet.ca       

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Robinson’s scores 19 of his 26 in 2nd half of BC’s win

BOSTON (AP) — Jerome Robinson scored 19 of his 26 points in the second half to help Boston College rally from a 17-point deficit to beat Colgate 83-79 on Wednesday. Ky Bowman added 19 points, eight assists and six rebounds for the Eagles (5-1). Deontae Hawkins had 16 points and 11 boards, and Jordan Chatman scored 17 points. Sean O’Brien led the Raiders (2-2) with 16 points. Jordan Swopshire scored 13 and Jack Ferguson 12. Trailing by 17 points early in the second half, the Eagles turned up the tempo, using a press and started hitting shots during a 25-6 run over a nine-minute span. Robinson nailed four 3-pointers during… Read More

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