Sporting KC forward Johnny Russell been named to the Scotland Men’s National Team for the start of UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying during FIFA’s international window this month.,The St. Patrick’s Day clash will kick off at 8 p.m. CT with live coverage on FOX Sports Kansas City, FOX Sports Midwest Plus, ESPN 95.3 FM and ESPN Deportes KC 1480 AM.,Sporting KC defender Botond Barath and forward Krisztian Nemeth have been selected to the Hungary Men’s National Team for the start of UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying during FIFA’s international window this month.,The St. Patrick's Day fixture will kick off at 8 p.m. CT, with FOX Sports Kansas City and FOX Sports Midwest Plus televising three hours of live coverage beginning with Sporting KC Live presented by Bud Light at 7:30 p.m. CT.,Postgame programming will include The Final Whistle show on 95.3 FM and Sporting KC Live presented by Sprint on FOX Sports Kansas City and FOX Sports Midwest Plus.

CANTON — Cincinnati Sycamore junior Carson Foster set a national record in the OHSAA’s 93rd annual state swimming meet at C.T. Branin Natatorium on Saturday.,HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Christopher Bell led all but 20 laps while routing the field Saturday to win the Xfinity Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.,Bell, who won a series-high seven races last season, gave up the lead during scheduled pit stops but cycled back to the front with 30 laps remaining.,Cole Custer made a late final charge, but Bell worked Atlanta’s abrasive racing lines over a three-lap sprint to the finish to win his first race of the season.,A clean pit stop put Bell back out front for the start of the second stage and he led all but one lap as his Toyota commanded the early part of the race.

It is the first of two dates – the series will return Jan. 19 to Anaheim – and the first of five stops in the state and Arizona

It’s a season of change for the 12-round series.,NBC Sports begins its first season with the Monster Energy AMA Supercross on Saturday with live coverage of the season-opening event in Anaheim starting at 7 p.m. Ralph Sheheen will call the action, as he has done since 2005, and will be joined in the booth by five-time Supercross champion Ricky Carmichael, host and former racer Daniel Blair, and reporter Will Christien.,He and Kasey Kahne Racing teammate Brad Sweet will kick off the 2019 dirt-sprint seasons at Volusia Speedway in Florisa with the Dirt Car Nationals on Feb. 6.,Pit stops read more

Jan 6, 2019Nick DePaulaESPN

In a week filled with debuts and surprises, Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry led the way with a custom hand-painted edition of his latest Under Armour sneaker -- a joking nod to his "moon landing" controversy weeks ago.,Join on Facebook » read more

The video tutorials launched Mitchell’s quest to become a professional bullrider, a journey that takes him to Madison Square Garden ranked No. 2 in the world for Professional Bull Riding’s season opener in New York City that runs through Sunday.,Mitchell’s debut on one of the sport’s biggest stages caps a whirlwind nine months in which he received a call from PBR about an opening for a rider while he was sitting in class at Hill College in Texas.,Within two years Mitchell got on his first bull.,Mitchell is one of the many success stories PBR is touting as it kicks off in New York City for the 13th season with aspirations to build on its growth the last several seasons.,PBR CEO Sean Gleason said Friday the expansion into the Los Angeles market will be aided by the circuit’s longtime presence in nearby Anaheim, California, and promotion from the sports talent agency that purchased the series in 2015.

It is the first of two dates – the series will return Jan. 19 to Anaheim – and the first of five stops in the state and Arizona

It’s a season of change for the 12-round series.,NBC Sports begins its first season with the Monster Energy AMA Supercross on Saturday with live coverage of the season-opening event in Anaheim starting at 7 p.m. Ralph Sheheen will call the action, as he has done since 2005, and will be joined in the booth by five-time Supercross champion Ricky Carmichael, host and former racer Daniel Blair, and reporter Will Christien.,He and Kasey Kahne Racing teammate Brad Sweet will kick off the 2019 dirt-sprint seasons at Volusia Speedway in Florisa with the Dirt Car Nationals on Feb. 6.,Pit stops read more

The previous three Western Athletic Conference regular-season baseball championships have been decided by one game in the final standings.Grand Canyon knows this well because the Lopes claimed titles in two of those years, including waiting until the final day of the WAC season to become champions last year.So even though GCU entered Sunday already having clinched its 10consecutive WAC series win, the Lopes felt the urgency when they trailed Chicago State for six consecutive innings before busting out with a 10-run eighth inning in an 11-2 victory at GCU Ballpark.GCU (10-13, 3-0) opened conference play with a three-game series sweep of the Cougars, battling back Sunday from a 2-0 hole against an ace that Chicago State saved for the series finale.The Lopes chased Cougars senior left-hander Zach Thomas, who entered Sunday with a 3.23 earned run average, by loading the bases with nobody out in the eighth inning.,"This is bigtime because, at the end of the season, it's wins like this that matter," said Lopes junior second baseman, who started the rally with his third single of the game.,Junior designated hitterfinished a seven-for-14 weekend with a perfect bunt to load the bases, forcing Chicago State to pull Thomas after 103 pitches.Junior third basemandrew a walk to tie the game and junior shortstopfollowed with a go-ahead, two-run double to the left field wall.,Evanko gave up two runs over four innings, allowing a two-run second inning when he was leaving pitches high in the zone.,"Evanko was helped greatly in the second inning by sophomore left fielder, who made a charging, diving catch with the bases loaded and two outs.

The previous three Western Athletic Conference regular-season baseball championships have been decided by one game in the final standings.Grand Canyon knows this well because the Lopes claimed titles in two of those years, including waiting until the final day of the WAC season to become champions last year.So even though GCU entered Sunday already having clinched its 10consecutive WAC series win, the Lopes felt the urgency when they trailed Chicago State for six consecutive innings before busting out with a 10-run eighth inning in an 11-2 victory at GCU Ballpark.GCU (10-13, 3-0) opened conference play with a three-game series sweep of the Cougars, battling back Sunday from a 2-0 hole against an ace that Chicago State saved for the series finale.The Lopes chased Cougars senior left-hander Zach Thomas, who entered Sunday with a 3.23 earned run average, by loading the bases with nobody out in the eighth inning.,"This is bigtime because, at the end of the season, it's wins like this that matter," said Lopes junior second baseman, who started the rally with his third single of the game.,Junior designated hitterfinished a seven-for-14 weekend with a perfect bunt to load the bases, forcing Chicago State to pull Thomas after 103 pitches.Junior third basemandrew a walk to tie the game and junior shortstopfollowed with a go-ahead, two-run double to the left field wall.,Evanko gave up two runs over four innings, allowing a two-run second inning when he was leaving pitches high in the zone.,"Evanko was helped greatly in the second inning by sophomore left fielder, who made a charging, diving catch with the bases loaded and two outs.