Now on PGA Tour, Dean Burmester wants to put name next to Tiger Woods

Now on PGA Tour, Dean Burmester wants to put name next to Tiger Woods

PGA Tour fans are going to be seeing a lot of “Mean Dean” this fall – and likely next year as well. Dean Burmester, the 33-year-old rookie from Bloemfontein, South Africa, earned his Tour card via this year’s Korn Ferry Tour Finals after spending most of his career competing on the DP World Tour and …

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Mike Hopkins and new-look Husky men ready to ramp up for 2022-23 season

Mike Hopkins and new-look Husky men ready to ramp up for 2022-23 season

Mike Hopkins has his mojo back. Admittedly, two straight losing seasons sapped the caffeine-fueled energy of the perpetually effervescent and enthusiastic Washington men’s basketball coach. It took a respectable 16-14 finish last season, including a fifth-place Pac-12 tie at 11-9 to quiet the “Fire Hopkins” chants and cool the hot seat beneath Hopkins, who enters …

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When Novak Djokovic introduced his girlfriend Jelena as 'Miss Universe of 2006'

When Novak Djokovic introduced his girlfriend Jelena as ‘Miss Universe of 2006’

Novak Djokovic competed at his second Masters Cup in 2008 in Shanghai. Novak beat Juan Martin del Potro and Nikolay Davydenko to secure the semi-final berth. In the last round-robin encounter, Novak lost to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 1-6, 7-5, 6-1 in an hour and 39 minutes, suffering his third loss to the Frenchman on an indoor …

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Wisconsin fires Paul Chryst as Badgers head coach

Wisconsin fires Paul Chryst as Badgers head coach

MADISON, Wis. – Paul Chryst exited as Wisconsin football head coach. Wisconsin officials announced Sunday that Chryst was retired five games into his eighth season as Badgers head coach. Defensive coordinator Jim Leonhard, 39, will be named interim head coach. “After a sincere and genuine conversation with Coach Chryst about what is in the long-term …

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Oregon State kicks off men’s basketball practice with a retooled roster, emphasis on defense and culture

Six months after blowing up his men’s basketball roster, Oregon State’s coach Wayne Tinkle takes an important step Wednesday in the reconstruction project. Practice for the 2022-23 season officially begins today. The team – and for that matter, the coaching staff – that join Tinkle on the floor has few leftovers from last year’s 3-28 …

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Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz join forces and create history

Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz join forces and create history

Twenty-two years ago, Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi were the world’s leading players until the middle of the season. For over two decades, no players from the same country were in the top-2, mainly because none of the compatriots could follow Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. That will change on Monday thanks to …

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Manchester City played digital football. United is a switched version | Manchester City

“Yeah, not bad. After 44 minutes at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester City scored a goal that elicited the usual cheers and roars, but also something else, the urge to laugh. City had already spent the first half playing football which looked to have benefited from an operating system upgrade, demonstrating the latest miracle processor against …

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Louis Oosthuizen echoes Rory McIlroy's feelings: "LIV isn't going anywhere"

Japan Golf Tour releases statement about LIV Golf, PGA Tour and DP World Tour

The Japan Golf Tour [JGTO] have released a statement about their stance on the LIV Golf Invitational Series, outlining they believe it would be “beneficial” to remain neutral at this moment in time. Greg Norman, the LIV Golf Tour chief executive, has previously stated his desire for golf’s governing bodies – particularly when it comes …

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'Day one was pretty good': Underwood leads hungry Illini into tough season

‘Day one was pretty good’: Underwood leads hungry Illini into tough season

On Sept. 22, the full Big Ten basketball schedule was released, giving the Illinois men’s basketball team a complete outlook on the upcoming season. Head coach Brad Underwood held a press conference on Monday to give some insight into what his team is made of… and his answers will make you want to run through …

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