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The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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The United States won their 100th gold medal at the Winter Games in the snowboard halfpipe

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA Scoreboard
2. ESPN Wednesday Night (GM1): Clippers @ Celtics, 7 pm
3. ESPN Wednesday Night (GM2): Warriors @ Trail Blazers, 9:30 pm
4. 6 games this evening

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Derrick Johnson won’t be back in KC next season
2. Cap casualties coming?
3. Combine is the next big thing
4. Draft is next

Third Quarter: Men’s College Basketball

1. Men’s college basketball scoreboard
2. 3 Villanova (23-2, 10-2 BIG EAST) @ Providence (16-9, 7-5 BIG EAST), 6 pm/FS1
3. Seton Hall (17-8, 6-6 BIG EAST) @ 4 Xavier (23-3, 11-2 BIG EAST), 8 pm/FS1
4. 24 Nevada (21-5, 10-2 MWC) @ Boise State (20-5, 10-3 MWC), 10 pm/ESPNU

Fourth Quarter: NHL

1. NHL Scoreboard (3 games)
2. Blue Jackets @ Maple Leafs, 6 pm
3. Canadians @ Avalanche, 8:30 pm
4. Panthers @ Canucks, 9 pm

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

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Conference Championship weekend is here

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA Scoreboard
2. NBAtv Friday: Timberwolves @ Thunder, 7 pm
3. NHL Scoreboard
4. Which weekend game has your attention?

Second Quarter: NFL

1. NFL scoreboard
2. Best Early Game: Vikings (9-2) @ Falcons (7-4), Noon/FOX
3. Best Late Game: Panthers (8-3) @ Saints (8-3), 3:25 pm/FOX
4. NBC Sunday Night Football: Eagles (10-1) @ Seahawks (7-4), 7:30 pm

Third Quarter: College Football

1. CFB Conference Championship scoreboard
Friday:
2. PAC-12 Title Game (Levi’s Stadium/Santa Clara, CA): 12 Stanford (9-3) v. 10 USC (10-2), 7 pm/ESPN
Saturday:
3. AAC Title Game (Sprectrum Stadium/Orlando, FL): 20 Memphis (10-1) @ 14 UCF (11-0), 11 am/ABC
4. MAC Title Game (Ford Field/Detroit, MI): Akron (7-5) v. Toledo (10-2), 11 am/ESPN
5. CUSA Title Game (FAU Football Stadium/Boca Raton, FL): North Texas (9-3) @ FAU (9-3), 11 am/ESPN2
6. Big XII Title Game (AT&T Stadium/Arlington, TX): 11 TCU (10-2) v. 3 Oklahoma (11-1), 11:30 am/FOX
7. SEC Title Game (Mercedes-Benz Stadium/Atlanta, GA): 6 Georgia (11-1) v. 2 Auburn (10-2), 3 pm/CBS
8. MWC Title Game (Albertsons Stadium/Boise, ID): 25 Fresno State (9-3) @ Boise State (9-3), 6:45 pm/ESPN
9. B1G Title Game (Lucas Oil Stadium/Indianapolis, IN): 8 Ohio State (10-2) v. 4 Wisconsin (12-0), 7 pm/FOX
10. ABC Primetime Game – ACC Title Game (Bank of America Stadium/Charlotte, N.C.): 7 Miami (FL) (10-1) v. 1 Clemson (11-1), 7 pm

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Men’s College Basketball scoreboard
2. Women’s College Basketball scoreboard
3. PGA Leaderboard
4. MLS Playoff Bracket

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CFB Predictions Sure to go Wrong (Part 2)

We’re on part II of our college football predictions sure to go wrong which we’ll look at the Independent schools, American Athletic and Mountain West Conferences.


Part II we’ve got the Independents, AAC and Mountain!

Independents –

1. BYU 2. Notre Dame 3. Navy 4. Army

American Athletic Conference –

1. UCF 2. Cincinnati 3. East Carolina 4. Houston 5. SMU 6. Memphis 7. USF 8. Tulsa 9. Temple 10. Tulane 11. Connecticut

Mountain West Conference –

Mountain: 1. Boise State 2. Colorado State 3. Wyoming 4. Utah State 5. Air Froce 6. New Mexico
West: 1. Nevada 2. San Diego State 3. San Jose State 4. Fresno State 5. Hawai’i 6. UNLV
MWC Title Game (Best Record): Boise State over Nevada

Tomorrow we close the conference portion of the previews with the “Big 5” of the ACC, Big Ten, Big XII, PAC-12 and SEC

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2014 Posts: 157

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


National Signing Day means an increase of fax machine mentions

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA scoreboard
2) ESPN Wednesday Night DH Game 1: Portland Trailblazers (34-14) @ New York Knicks (19-29), 7 pm
3) ESPN Wednesday Night DH Game 2: Miami Heat (34-13) @ Los Angeles Clippers (34-17), 9:30 pm
4) Minnesota Timberwolves (24-24) @ Oklahoma City Thunder (39-11), 7 pm

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Pittsburgh Penguins (39-15-2, 80 pts) @ Buffalo Sabres (15-32-8, 38 pts), 6:30 pm/NBCSN
3) Chicago Blackhawks (34-10-14, 82 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (40-13-5, 85 pts), 9 pm
4) Dallas Stars (26-21-9, 61 pts) @ San Jose Sharks (35-16-6, 76 pts), 9:30 pm

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Men’s and Women’s scoreboard
2) 13 Saint Louis Billikens (20-2, 7-0 A10) @ Saint Joseph’s Hawks (15-6, 5-2 A10), 6 pm
3) 4 Wichita State Shockers (23-0, 10-0 MVC) @ Indiana State Sycamores (17-5, 8-2 MVC), 7:05/ESPN3
4) Wyoming Cowboys (14-7, 5-3 MWC) @ New Mexico Lobos (17-4, 8-1 MWC), 10:05 pm/ESPNU

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1) Story of the 1984 US Men’s hockey team
2) More on the Winter Olympics – Cossacks, look back at the 1980 games, Katie Baker live in Sochi and Shaun White withdrawal
3) CBS wins the Thursday Night Football rights
4) National Signing Day if you’re into that

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend

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Dodger Stadium hosts Ducks v. Dodgers tomorrow to kick off the NHL Stadium Series. Photo by Getty Images

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scores
2) 4Q Game of the Night – Los Angeles Clippers (29-15) @ Chicago Bulls (21-20) 7 pm/ESPN
3) NHL scores
4) 4Q Game of the Night – Montreal Canadians (27-18-5, 59 pts) @ Detroit Red Wings (22-18-10, 54 pts), 6:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

Saturday –
1) 21 Michigan Wolverines (14-4, 6-0 B1G) @ 3 Michigan State Spartans (18-1, 7-0 B1G), 6 pm/ESPN
2) BYU Cougars (13-8, 5-3 WCC) @ Gonzaga Bulldogs (17-3, 7-1 WCC), 9 pm/ESPN2
3) 7 San Diego State Aztecs (17-1, 6-0 MWC) @ Utah State Aggies (12-6, 2-4 MWC), 10 pm/ESPNU
Sunday –
4) California Golden Bears (14-5, 5-1 PAC-12) @ UCLA Bruins (15-4, 4-2 PAC-12), 7 pm/ESPNU

Third Quarter: NFL Pro Bowl/Super Bowl stuff

1) Pro Bowl tale of the tape
2) 2014 NFL Pro Bowl (Sunday): Team Rice v. Team Sanders, 6:30 pm/NBC
3) Both teams will arrive to the Super Bowl on Sunday
4) How much do you miss there not being two weeks between the conference championship and big game?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) USA Today’s coach’s corner: Greg McDermott
2) Money line in David Samson’s Survivor profile
3) Expanding the NFL Playoff$
4) Stadium Series begins tomorrow in LA at Dodger Stadium

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

2014 Posts: 19

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you

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Creighton University debuted a new logo and men’s basketball court last night at the CenturyLink Center. Photo by GoCreighton.com

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) ALDS Game 5: Detroit Tigers @ Oakland Athletics, 7 pm/TBS
3) Winner faces Boston in the ALCS
4) NLCS is set Los Angeles versus St. Louis 

Second Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Rutgers Scarlet Knights (4-1, 1-0 AAC) @ 8 Louisville Cardinals (5-0, 1-0 AAC), 6:30 pm/ESPN
3) San Diego State Aztecs (2-3, 1-0 MWC) @ Air Force Falcons (1-5, 0-4 MWC), 8 pm/CBS Sports Network
4) Arizona Wildcats (3-1, 0-1 PAC-12) @ Southern California Trojans (3-2, 0-2 PAC-12), 9:30 pm/FS1

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Thursday Night Football: New York Giants (0-5) @ Chicago Bears (3-2), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
2) AFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Cincinnati Bengals (3-2) @ Buffalo Bills (2-3), Noon/CBS
3) NFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Detroit Lions (3-2) @ Cleveland Browns (3-2), Noon/FOX
4) Worst Game of the Weekend: Jacksonville Jaguars (0-5) @ Denver Broncos (5-0), 3:05 pm/CBS

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) SI.com best and worst cast for each Eastern Conference team
2) Bruce Feldman’s week seven picks
3) Holly Anderson’s weekend viewing guide
4) Creighton University debuted a new athletics logo yesterday

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4Quarters 2013 CFB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

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Can anyone beat the Tide? This dummy thinks so! Photo by Getty Images

College football begins tonight and what better time to put out my predictions sure to go wrong. I’ll be out of town until Tuesday so please get your 4Q fix with this post. Thanks and with that here are said predictions.

SEC –
East: 1. South Carolina 2. Georgia 3. Florida 4. Vanderbilt 5. Tennessee 6. Missouri 7. Kentucky
West: 1. Alabama 2. LSU 3. Texas A&M 4. Mississippi 5. Auburn 6. Arkansas 7. Mississippi State
SEC Title Game (Atlanta, GA): Alabama over South Carolina

Big Ten –
Leaders: 1. Ohio State 2. Wisconsin 3. Penn State 4. Indiana 5. Illinois 6. Purdue
Legends: 1. Nebraska 2. Northwestern 3. Michigan 4. Michigan State 5. Minnesota 6. Iowa
B1G Title Game (Indianapolis, IN): Ohio State over Nebraska

Big XII –
1. Oklahoma State 2. Oklahoma 3. TCU 4. Baylor 5. Texas 6. Kansas State 7. Texas Tech 8. West Virginia 9. Iowa State 10. Kansas

ACC –
Atlantic: 1. Clemson 2. Florida State 3. Wake Forest 4. Maryland 5. North Carolina State 6. Syracuse 7. Boston College
Coastal: 1. Miami (FL) 2. Virginia Tech 3. Virginia 4. Georgia Tech 5. North Carolina 6. Pittsburgh 7. Duke
ACC Title Game (Charlotte, N.C.): Clemson over Miami (FL)

PAC-12 –
North: 1. Stanford 2. Oregon 3. Washington 4. Oregon State 5. California 6. Washington State
South: 1. UCLA 2. Arizona State 3. Southern California 4. Arizona 5. Utah 6. Colorado
PAC-12 Title Game (Campus Location): Stanford over UCLA

American Athletic –
1. Louisville 2. Central Florida 3. Cincinnati 4. SMU 5. Houston 6. South Florida 7. Rutgers 8. Connecticut 9. Memphis 10. Temple

Mountain West –
Mountain: 1. Boise State 2. Utah State 3. Air Force 4. Wyoming 5. Colorado State 6. New Mexico
West: 1. San Diego State 2. Fresno State 3. San Jose State 4. Nevada 5. Hawaii 6. UNLV
MWC Title Game (Campus Location): Boise State over San Diego State

Conference USA –
East: 1. East Carolina 2. Marshall 3. UAB 4. Middle Tennessee 5. Southern Miss 6. Florida Atlantic 7. Florida International
West: 1. Tulsa 2. Louisiana Tech 3. Rice 4. Tulane 5. North Texas 6. UTSA 7. UTEP
CUSA Title Game (Campus Location): Tulsa over East Carolina

Independents –
1. Notre Dame 2. BYU 3. Navy 4. Army 5. Old Dominion 6. Idaho 7. New Mexico State

Mid American –
East: 1. Ohio 2. Bowling Green 3. Kent State 4. Buffalo 5. Miami (OH) 6. Akron 7. Massachusetts
West: 1. Northern Illinois 2. Toledo 3. Western Michigan 4. Ball State 5. Central Michigan 6. Eastern Michigan
MAC Title Game (Detroit, MI): Northern Illinois over Ohio

Sun Belt –
1. Louisiana-Monroe 2. Louisiana 3. Western Kentucky 4. Arkansas State 5. Texas State 6. Troy 7. Georgia State 8. South Alabama

Bowl Predictions (BcS Bowls) –
BCS National Champions Ship Game (Pasadena, CA): Stanford (PAC-12) over Alabama (SEC)
Rose Bowl Game: Oregon (PAC-12) over Ohio State (B1G)
Fiesta Bowl: Nebraska (B1G) over Oklahoma State (Big XII)
Sugar Bowl: South Carolina (SEC) over Notre Dame (IND)
Orange Bowl: Louisville (AAC) over Clemson (AAC)

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2013 Posts: 206

And see you Tuesday, September 3rd!