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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week

Victor Martinez fan interference
Big moment in Detroit last night and now we’ve got a fifth game tomorrow in Oakland.

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) NLDS Game 5 (Series Tied 2-2): Pittsburgh Pirates @ St. Louis Cardinals, 7 pm/TBS
3) ALDS game five in Oakland with the A’s and Tigers
4) Boston advances to their first ALCS since 2008

Second Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS/Soccer)

1) NBA – Preseason schedule for tonight
2) NFL – Fanatics out in Houston
3) NHL – Tomas Hertl four goal night against the Rangers and the scoreboard
4) MLS/Soccer – Grant Wahl great article on Bob Bradley “American Pharaoh” 

Third Quarter: College Football 

1) 17 games with ranked teams this weekend
2) 11 ranked teams are either at neutral sites or in road games
3) ESPN College Gameday is in Seattle for 2 Oregon @ 16 Washington
4) 4Q FCS Game of the Week: Gardner-Webb Bulldogs (4-2) @ Coastal Carolina Chanticleers (5-0), 5 pm/Gameplan ESPN3

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1) Controversial (says I) HR in Detroit last night
2) Creighton debuts a new logo today
3) Jason La Confora on the way too early coaching carousal
4) Super Bowl LII (2018) finalist

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2013 Posts: 236

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Tonight the site of the 2014 Final Four/Cowboys Stadium in Arlington hosts the NCAA South Regional. Photo from AT&T Cotton Bowl twitter

First Quarter: College Basketball – Friday Sweet 16 Games (Midwest/South Regionals)

1) Midwest Regional (Lucas Oil Field/Indianapolis, IN): 12 Oregon Ducks (28-8) v. 1 Louisville Cardinals (31-5), 6:15 pm/CBS
2) South Regional (Cowboys Stadium/Arlington, TX): 4 Michigan Wolverines (28-7) v. 1 Kansas Jayhawks (31-5), 6:37 pm/TBS
3) Midwest Regional (Lucas Oil Field/Indianapolis, IN): 3 Michigan State Spartans (27-8) v. 2 Duke Blue Devils (29-5), 8:45 pm/CBS
4) South Regional (Cowboys Stadium/Arlington, TX): 15 Florida Gulf Coast (26-10) v. 3 Florida Gators (28-7), 8:57 pm/TBS

Second Quarter: NBA

1) NBA Scores
2) 4Q NBA Game of the Night – Los Angeles Clippers (49-23) @ San Antonio Spurs (54-17), 7:30 pm
3) Brooklyn Nets (42-29) @ Denver Nuggets (49-24), 8 pm
4) Utah Jazz (36-36) @ Portland Trailblazers (33-38), 9 pm

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) 4Q NHL Game of the Night – Anaheim Ducks (22-7-4, 48 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (25-4-3, 53 pts), 7:30 pm/NHL Network
3) Minnesota Wild (20-10-2, 42 pts) @ Dallas Stars (15-14-3, 33 pts), 7:30 pm
4) Columbus Blue Jackets (13-14-7, 33 pts) @ Calgary Flames (13-15-4, 30 pts), 8 pm

Fourth Quarter: College Baseball (All Rankings from Baseball America)

1) D1baseball.com Scoreboard
2) 4Q College Baseball Series of the Weekend: 6 UCLA Bruins @ 26 Arizona State Sun Devils
3) 19 Notre Dame Fighting Irish @ 15 Louisville Cardinals
4) 30 Texas A&M Aggies @ 13 South Carolina Gamecocks

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 96

Monday Edition

Here are you four Monday topics for you to start the week


Florida Gulf Coast is the story of the weekend beating Georgetown and then San Diego State to make the round of 16. Photo by Sports Illustrated

First Quarter: NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Sweet 16

1. Midwest (Lucas Oil Stadium/Indianapolis, IN): 12 Oregon Ducks v. 1 Louisville Cardinals, 3 Michigan State Spartans v. 2 Duke Blue Devils
2. West (Staples Center/Los Angeles, CA): 13 LaSalle Explorers v. 9 Wichita State Shockers, 6 Arizona Wildcats v. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes
3. South (Cowboys Stadium/Arlington, TX): 4 Michigan Wolverines v. 1 Kansas Jayhawks, 15 Florida Gulf Coast Eagles v. 3 Florida Gators
4. East (Verizon Center/Washington, D.C.): 4 Syracuse Orange v. 1 Indiana Hoosiers, 3 Marquette Golden Eagles v. 2 Miami (FL) Hurricanes

Second Quarter: College Basketball part II – the brackets

1.NCAA Tournament Men’s Bracket and Women’s Bracket
2. NIT Bracket
3. CBI Bracket
4. CIT Bracket

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA scoreboard and standings
2. 4Q NBA Game of the Night: Atlanta Hawks (39-31) @ Indiana Pacers (43-27), 6 pm
3. NHL scoreboard and standings
4. 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Los Angeles Kings (17-12-2, 36 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (24-3-3, 51 pts), 7 pm/NBC Sports Network

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links
1. SI.com – One on One
2. CBSsports.com – Gary Parrish on will Doug McDermott come back?
3. YahooSports.com – Pat Forde looks at the last 16 left in the men’s tournament
4. ESPN.com – UCLA fires Ben Howland

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2013 Posts: 92

2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

For those who know the bracket great! But I feel that this blog needs to be a source of information on the biggest deal in sports so here is your field of 68. All times are Central and you’re on your own finding these channels.

KEY – MW = Midwest, W = West, S = South, E = East

Play-In Four (I refuse to call it by the name it’s billed as)

March 19 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
MW – 16 Liberty Flames (15-20) v. 16 North Carolina A&T Aggies (19-16), 5:40 pm TruTV
MW – 11 Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (28-5) v. 11 Saint Mary’s Gaels (27-6), 8:10 pm TruTV

March 20 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
E – 16 LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds (20-13) v. 16 James Madison Dukes (20-14), 5:40 pm TruTV
W – 13 Boise State Broncos (21-10) v. 13 LaSalle Explorers (21-9), 8:10 pm TruTV

Midwest Region

Thursday, March 21 (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY)
1 Louisville Cardinals (29-5) v. 16 Liberty/North Carolina A&T winner, 5:50 pm TBS
8 Colorado State Rams (25-8) v. 9 Missouri Tigers (23-10), 8:20 pm TBS

Thursday, March 21 (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA)
5 Oklahoma State Cowboys (24-8) v. 12 Oregon Ducks (26-8), 3:30 pm TNT
4 Saint Louis Billikens (27-6) v. 13 New Mexico State Aggies (24-10), 1:10 TNT

Thursday, March 21 (Palace of Auburn Hills/Auburn Hills, MI)
6 Memphis Tigers (30-4) v. 11 Middle Tennessee/Saint Mary’s winner, 1:45 pm CBS
3 Michigan State Spartans (25-8) v. 14 Valparaiso Crusaders (26-7), 11:15 am CBS

Friday, March 22 (Wells Fargo Center/Philadelphia, PA)
7 Creighton Bluejays (27-7) v. 10 Cincinnati Bearcats (22-11), 1:45 pm CBS
2 Duke Blue Devils (27-5) v. 15 Albany Great Danes (24-10), 11:15 am CBS

Regional Finals – Lucas Oil Stadium/Indianapolis, IN March 29 and 31

West Region

Thursday, March 21 (EnergySolutions Arena/Salt Lake City, UT)
1 Gonzaga Bulldogs (31-2) v. 16 Southern Jaguars (23-9), 3:10 pm TBS
8 Pittsburgh Panthers (24-8) v. 9 Wichita State Shockers (26-8), 12:40 pm TBS

Friday, March 22 (Sprint Center/Kansas City, MO)
5 Wisconsin Badgers (23-11) v. 12 Mississippi Rebels (26-8), 11:40 am TruTV
4 Kansas State Wildcats (27-7) v. 13 Boise State/LaSalle winner, 2:10 pm TruTV

Thursday, March 21 (EnergySolutions Arena/Salt Lake City, UT)
6 Arizona Wildcats (25-7) v. 11 Belmont Bruins (26-6), 6:20 pm TNT
3 New Mexico Lobos (29-5) v. 14 Harvard Crimson (19-9), 8:50 pm TNT

Friday, March 22 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
7 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (25-9) v. 10 Iowa State Cyclones (22-11), 8:45 pm CBS
2 Ohio State Buckeyes (26-7) v. 15 Iona Gaels (20-13), 6:15 pm CBS

Regional Finals – Staples Center/Los Angeles, CA March 28 and 30

South Region

Friday, March 22 (Sprint Center/Kansas City, MO)
1 Kansas Jayhawks (29-5) v. 16 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (20-15), 8:50 pm TNT
8 North Carolina Tarheels (24-10) v. 9 Villanova Wildcats (20-13), 6:20 pm TNT

Thursday, March 21 (Palace of Auburn Hills/Auburn Hills, MI)
5 Virginia Commonwealth Rams (26-8) v. 12 Akron Zips (26-6), 8:45 pm CBS
4 Michigan Wolverines (26-7) v. 13 South Dakota State Jackrabbits (25-9), 6:15 pm CBS

Friday, March 22 (Frank Erwin Center/Austin, TX)
6 UCLA Bruins (25-9) v. 11 Minnesota Golden Gophers (20-12), 6:27 pm TruTV
3 Florida Gators (26-7) v. 14 Northwestern State Demons (23-8), 8:57 TruTV

Friday, March 22 (Wells Fargo Center/Philadelphia, PA)
7 San Diego State Aztecs (22-10) v. 10 Oklahoma Sooners (20-11), 5:50 pm TBS
2 Georgetown Hoyas (25-6) v. 15 Florida Gulf Coast (24-10), 8:20 pm TBS

Regional Finals – Cowboys Stadium/Arlington, TX March 29 and 31

East Region

Friday, March 22 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
1 Indiana Hoosiers (27-6) v. 16 LIU-Brooklyn/James Madison winner, 3:10 pm TBS
8 North Carolina State Wolfpack (24-10) v. 9 Temple Owls (23-9), 12:40 pm TBS

Thursday, March 21 (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA)
5 UNLV Running Rebels (25-9) v. 12 California Golden Bears (20-11), 6:27 pm TruTV
4 Syracuse Orange (26-9) v. 13 Montana Grizzlies (25-6), 8:57 pm TruTV

Thursday, March 21 (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY)
6 Butler Bulldogs (26-8) v. 11 Bucknell Bison (28-5), 11:40 am TruTV
3 Marquette Golden Eagles (23-8) v. 14 Davidson Wildcats (26-7), 2:10 pm TruTV

Friday, March 22 (Frank Erwin Center/Austin, TX)
7 Illinois Fighting Illini (22-12) v. 10 Colorado Buffaloes (21-11), 3:40 pm TNT
2 Miami (FL) Hurricanes (27-6) v. 15 Pacific Tigers (22-12), 1:10 pm TNT

Regional Finals – Verizon Center/Washington, D.C. March 28 and 30

2013 Final Four – Georgia Dome/Atlanta, GA April 6 and 8

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2013 Posts: 89

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links!

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Creighton held their third “Pinkout” on Saturday and with other events it stopped me from using this picture. Photo by Mark David/Omaha World-Herald

First Quarter: Starter Links

1) Any reason to have Alex Morgan linked is something we must do, its in the blog charter
2) Charles Robinson on Lindsey Vonn’s injury
3) Mad Chatter from Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha World Herald
4) Sam Mellinger of the Twitter Tuesday

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Things are getting interesting in the association
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Chicago is in San Jose tonight and Dan Rosen of NHL.com breaks it down

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Mid-Major Power Pyramid
2) Andy Glockner’s bracket watch and bubble watch
3) Jeff Goodman and Gary Parrish look at the CBB POY
4) ESPN.com women’s college basketball Bracketology with Charlie Creme

Fourth Quarter: NFL

1) The Jacksonville Jaguars have redone their logo and here it is
2) Parade day in Baltimore
3) Apparently the power had been a concern at the Superdome
4) Super Bowl ratings and Indianapolis wants to host again

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2013 Posts: 47

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


The Big Ten Conference is one of five conference title games this weekend. Photo from the Big Ten Conference

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA Scores
2) Philadelphia 76ers (9-6) @ Charlotte Bobcats (7-7), 6 pm
3) Portland Trailblazers (6-9) @ Boston Celtics (8-7), 6:30 pm
4) Utah Jazz (9-7) @ Oklahoma City Thunder (12-4), 7 pm

Second Quarter: 4Quarters College Football Games to Watch: Conference Championship Weekend

Friday Games –
MAC Title Game (Ford Field/Detroit, MI): 21 Northern Illinois Huskies (11-1, 8-0 MAC) v. 17 Kent State Golden Flashes (11-1, 8-0), 6 pm/ESPN2
Pac-12 Title Game (Stanford Stadium/Palo Alto, CA): 16 UCLA Bruins (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12) @ 8 Stanford Cardinal (10-2, 8-1 Pac-12), 7 pm/FOX
Saturday Games –
CUSA Title Game (Henderson and Skelly Stadium/Tulsa, OK): UCF Golden Knights (9-3, 7-1 CUSA) @ Tulsa Golden Hurricanes (9-3, 7-1), 11 am/ESPN2
SEC Title Game (Georgia Dome/Atlanta, GA): 2 Alabama Crimson Tide (11-1, 7-1 SEC) @ 3 Georgia Bulldogs (11-1, 7-1 SEC), 3 pm/CBS
ACC Title Game (Bank of America Stadium/Charlotte, N.C.):
B1G Title Game (Lucas Oil Stadium/Indianapolis, IN): 12 Nebraska Cornhuskers (10-2, 7-1 B1G) v. Wisconsin Badgers (7-5, 4-4 B1G), 7:17 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: NFL Week 13

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) Minnesota Vikings (6-5) @ Green Bay Packers (7-4), Noon/FOX
3) Seattle Seahawks (6-5) @ Chicago Bears (8-3), Noon/FOX
4) Pittsburgh Steelers (6-5) @ Baltimore Ravens (9-2), 3:25 pm/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Dan Wetzel on why the #MACtion should be in a BcS Bowl this January.
2) Andy Staples weekend walkthough 
3) Dennis Dodd weekend watch list
4) Awful Announcing gives you your week’s College Football and NFL broadcast teams

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

Monday Edition

Here are you four Monday topics for you to start the week (sorry took Friday off)

Photo: How big was Eric Martin in the Husker's win over Iowa?
Eric Martin and Nebraska kept the Heroes Trophy beating Iowa 13-7 on Friday and will play Wisconsin in the B1G title game Saturday

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. New York Knicks (9-3) @ Brooklyn Nets (8-4), 6 pm
3. San Antonio Spurs (11-3) @Washington Wizards (0-11), 6 pm – 4Q Washington Wizards Tracker –
4. Charlotte Bobcats (7-5) @ Oklahoma City Thunder (10-4), 7 pm

Second Quarter: 4Quarters College Football Top14

1. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (12-0/LW-1)
2. Ohio State Buckeyes (12-0, 8-0 B1G/LW-2)
3. Oregon Ducks (11-1, 8-1 Pac-12/LW-3)
4. Northern Illinois Huskies (11-1, 8-0 MAC/LW-4)
5. Kent State Golden Flashes (11-1, 8-0 MAC/LW-5)
6. Utah State Aggies (10-2, 6-0 WAC/LW-6)
7. Stanford Cardinal (10-2, 8-1 Pac-12/LW-8)
8. Alabama Crimson Tide (11-1, 7-1 SEC/LW-6)
9. Nebraska Cornhuskers (10-2, 7-1 B1G/LW-9)
10. San Diego State Aztecs (9-3, 7-1 MWC/LW-10)
11. San Jose State Spartans (10-2, 5-1 WAC/LW-12)
12. Kansas State Wildcats (10-1, 7-1 Big XII/LW-13)
13. Georgia Bulldogs (11-1, 7-1 SEC/LW-NR)
T14. Florida Gators (11-1, 7-1 SEC/LW-NR) and Northwestern Wildcats (9-3, 5-3 B1G/LW-NR)

Dropping Out: 11. Oregon State Beavers (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12/LW-11), Tulsa Golden Hurricanes (9-3, 7-1 CUSA/LW-14)

Third Quarter: BcS Rankings/Top 10 – Week 6

1. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (12-0)
2. Alabama Crimson Tide (11-1)
3. Georgia Bulldogs (11-1)
4. Florida Gators (11-1)
5. Oregon Ducks (11-1)
6. Kansas State Wildcats (10-1)
7. LSU Tigers (10-2)
8. Stanford Cardinal (10-2)
9. Texas A&M Aggies (10-2)
10. South Carolina Gamecocks (10-2)

Full BcS Standings

Fourth Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football Game: Carolina Panthers (2-8) @ Philadelphia Eagles (3-7), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Atlanta Falcons and Houston Texans both 10-1
3. 4Quarters Most Impressive Team of the Weekend: New York Giants (7-4) (Won 38-10 vs Green Bay Packers)
4. 4Quarters Most Disappointing Team of the Weekend: Kansas City Chiefs (1-10) (Lost to Denver Broncos 17-9)

Overtime Links

1. Now the New York Jets season is a mess with the “resignation” of Fireman Ed
2. The next big issue in Major League Baseball
3. Stewart Mandel’s CFB Overtime
4. Sunday two Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders (Megan Meadors & Crystal) shaved their heads for the #Chuckstrong campaign
5. 100th Grey Cup with the Toronto Argonauts defeating the Calgary Stampeders 35-22


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After/Photos from US Presswire

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