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Eastern Michigan defeats Texas-Pan American 57-47

Eastern Michigan defeats Texas-Pan American 57-47

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) Daylen Harrison had 16 points and 12 rebounds and Eastern Michigan beat Texas-Pan American 57-47 on Sunday.

The Eagles won all four of their games in the Ice Man Classic, honoring former Eastern Michigan star and NBA Hall of Famer George Gervin.

Glenn Bryant scored 11 points for the Eagles (4-1) and Da'Shonte Riley grabbed 11 rebounds. Eastern Michigan owned a 39-27 edge on the boards.

Brandon Provost was the only Bronc in double figures with 11 points. The score was 24-19 EMU at halftime and Provost made a 3-pointer to begin the second-half scoring, but the Eagles scored the next 12 points to open a 36-22 lead and the Broncs never got closer than six until the final minute.

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Trea Turner hits for cycle against Rockies for the second time in his career

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Trea Turner hits for cycle against Rockies for the second time in his career

For the second time in his career, Trea Turner has hit for the cycle against the Rockies. This time, he did it in Nats Park. 

Turner started his day in the first inning with a solo shot to left-center to open the scoring for the Nationals. A fortunate bounce yielded an infield single in the second inning, and he smashed a liner into the right-field corner in the fifth. A double for most players, Turner's trademark speed enabled him to stretch it into a triple.

With a comfortable 8-0 lead in the seventh, Turner sent a 98 mph fastball into the gap in right-center field, completing the cycle and capping off an incredible night for the Nats. 

Turner is the fourth player to hit for the cycle this season, and the 27th since 1908 to do it multiple times in his career

 

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Mark Sanchez makes the jump to ESPN after surviving Josh Norman's Broadcasting Bootcamp

Mark Sanchez makes the jump to ESPN after surviving Josh Norman's Broadcasting Bootcamp

In case you haven't heard, eight-year NFL veteran Mark Sanchez called it a career on Tuesday. He'll move on to television, working with ESPN as a college football analyst.

Former Redskins teammate, albeit briefly, Josh Norman shared his congratulations on Twitter.

According to our records, this is the first Josh Norman Broadcasting Bootcamp attendee to make the jump to ESPN. He is also the only attendee according to our records.

Last season Sanchez played two games in Washington before he suffered a season-ending injury. 

As comical as it was at times to see 'the Sanchize' on the field, he's due to be as entertaining in the booth. As evidenced in the video he has no issue poking fun at himself. Moving to college football goes back to where he had a majority of his success on the gridiron. 

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