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J.J. Culver scores 100 points in a game for Wayland Baptist

J.J. Culver, who plays for Wayland Baptist University, became the second player in NAIA history to score at least 100 points in a game.The senior guard scored 100 in a 124-60 win over Southwestern Adventist University on Tuesday."Definitely a dream come true," Culver said in a tweet. "I put in a lot of work for this. I love playing basketball and thanks everyone for the support."In a separate tweet, Culver,
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Lakers’ Anthony Davis scores game-high 41 points as Pelicans fans pepper him with boos

10:32 PM ETAndrew LopezESPN NEW ORLEANS -- As the lights dimmed in the Smoothie King Center for the national anthem and a calm came over the crowd, one New Orleans Pelicans fan let Anthony Davis know exactly what he thought about his return to the city he once called home."AD's a sellout!"It was just a precursor to the type of night Davis was going to receive on Wednesday night as
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Salah 9/10, Fabinho 8/10 as Liverpool smash City to go eight points clear

Liverpool ran out convincing winners over Manchester City to extend their lead to eight points at the summit of the Premier league table. In an early test of Liverpool's title credentials, Jurgen Klopp's side rose to the occasion, winning 3-1 to make their biggest statement yet this season.The home side took the lead thanks to an early Fabinho thunderbolt, that beat Claudio Bravo at his near post. Not long after,
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Texas’ Andrew Jones scores career-best 20 points in return from treatment for leukemia

AUSTIN, Texas -- Andrew Jones didn't just return to basketball competition Tuesday after a long absence. He took a star turn.Jones, absent for nearly two years while receiving treatment for leukemia, rejoined the Texas rotation and scored a career-best 20 points in 29 minutes as the Longhorns defeated Northern Colorado 69-45 in the opener for both teams."I didn't know what to expect,'' Jones, a redshirt sophomore guard, said. "It was
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Liverpool defeats Tottenham to move six points clear at the top of the Premier League

Spurs took the lead after just 48 seconds when Harry Kane headed in from Son Heung-Min's shot that had come back off the post, but Liverpool hit back in the second half through captain Jordan Henderson and Mo Salah's penalty.Liverpool was under pressure to get a result in this game after Manchester City had cut the gap at the top of the Premier League to three points with victory over
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Fantasy NBA mock draft – 12-team, H2H points

The 2019-20 fantasy hoops campaign officially tips off in eight days, which means we are in the stretch run of draft season.Following up our previous mock drafts -- 10-team H2H categories, 10-team roto and 10-team H2H points -- we gathered our experts to draft teams in a 12-team head-to-head points league.By comparing this draft to our others, you can see how player value changes depending on the scoring system and
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Fantasy NBA mock draft – 10-team, head-to-head points

It takes a special breed to know what season it is right now.Fall? Nope. Football season? Nope. Baseball postseason? Nope.C'mon! If you're reading this, you are the right breed. The kind of person who knows it is ... fantasy basketball season!NBA training camps and preseason games will get underway soon, but for the hardcore fantasy ballers who want to win their leagues, it's time to get a jump on the
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US Open 2019: five top talking points

The US Open, the season's fourth and final major, starts August 26 at Flushing Meadows in New York. A record prize money pot of more than $57 million is up for grabs at the 139th edition of the Open, including $3.9 million for each singles champion. Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Naomi Osaka of Japan are the defending champions.A six-time champion in New York, Williams knows what it takes to
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Novak Djokovic saves match points to beat Roger Federer in historic Wimbledon final

But the Serb has everyone's attention now after beating Roger Federer in a gripping, historic final Sunday. He saved two match points to defeat the ever popular Swiss 7-6 (7-5) 1-6 7-6 (7-4) 4-6 13-12 (7-3) in four hours, 57 minutes — the longest singles final in tournament history. How did he celebrate his fifth Wimbledon crown? As usual, by eating the grass. It was the first time the final