This Week in the NCAA 2012

This Week in the NCAA

31 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
Would you believe it? Summer is over and it’s time for America’s student-athletes to return to school – and to the playing fields of universities and colleges across the country. In this week’s installment of This Week…
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London 2012 Montage

Commentary: Jim Gray looks back on London 2012

12 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – And just like that, the London 2012 Olympic Games are a thing of the past. A thrilling 17-day ride has wrapped up with the United States on top of the medal heap, with 104 – including 46 golds. But the Olympics are about much more than hardware. In…
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London Olympics Basketball Men

Basketball: Team USA stops Spain to win gold again

12 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – The U.S. men’s basketball team are Olympic champions again. Four years after knocking off Spain in the gold medal game in Beijing, the Americans repeated the feat in London, winning 107-100 in a hard-fought affair. Kevin Durant scored 30 points in the victory and LeBron James had 19…
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2012 Summer Olympics - Season 2012

Interview: NBC Olympics host Bob Costas

12 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – Another successful Olympics is nearly in the books for NBC and lead host Bob Costas. While the network took some criticism for its decision to tape-delay some marquee events, these Games set new ratings records and brought in more ad revenue than ever before. Just hours before the…
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London Olympics Athletics Men

Track and Field: Relay golds for Jamaica, U.S.

11 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – Usain Bolt and the Jamaican 4 x 100 relay team did it again, dropping their world record another two-tenths of a second in winning gold in London. The Jamaicans finished the race in 36.84 with the Americans finishing second in 37.04 – the same time as the Jamaicans…
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London Olympics Athletics Men

Commentary: Jim Gray on the inspirational 4×400 relay

11 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON -The 4×400 meter men’s relay featured two of the best stories of the London 2012 Olympic Games. In his nightly commentary, Westwood One’s Jim Gray talks about the men who inspired us in the race. (Listen to Jim Gray’s Olympic commentary for 8/11/12)
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David Boudia

Diving: David Boudia wins platform gold

11 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – David Boudia did something no American diver has done since Greg Louganis won gold 22 years ago in Seoul. Boudia, who spoke of being mentored by Louganis leading into the Games, won the American’s first gold in the 10-meter platform since 1988 by besting reigning world champion Qiu…
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London Olympics Athletics Women

Track and Field: American women smash 4×100 world record

10 August 2012 Comments are off for this post.
LONDON – The U.S. women’s 4 x 100-meter relay team made extremely quick work of the finals in London on Friday night, slashing more than a half-second off of a world record that had stood for 27 years. In fact, the record was so old, the country that set it…
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