News from the men’s basketball world yesterday, as the ACC Network announced that they would be releasing the complete conference schedule tonight at 9PM. The UVA team’s own twitter account also posted a preview video of the 2019 championship banner that will be revealed during Friday’s ceremony.
From small town to Chinese metropolis: Harris living a dream for USA (FIBA.basketball)
Joe Harris and Team USA’s quest for yet another FIBA World Cup title ended yesterday, when upstart France, led by reigning NBA Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert, knocked out Harris and company in the quarterfinals, 89-79. Even still, the former Wahoo’s journey from his hometown of Chelan, Washington to the fringes of the NBA to now the men’s national team has been a remarkable one.
NFL mock draft 2020: Tagovailoa, Young, Jeudy go top three (SI.com)
Though we’re just two weeks into the college football season, Sports Illustrated already released their first mock draft ahead of the 2020 selections in April. In this edition, writer Kevin Hanson named Bryce Hall as his 29th overall pick, where he would be heading to the Los Angeles Rams to join forces with former teammate Micah Kiser.
As mentioned in Monday’s ATC, Anthony Harris made a name for himself in his team’s opener versus the Atlanta Falcons, compiling two interceptions and a fumble recovery en route to a Vikings win. For his efforts, Harris was named the NFC’s Defensive Player of the Week on Wednesday.
No contest!@HOOSDatDude has been named NFC Defensive Player of the Week! pic.twitter.com/iLtAsk5mAE— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) September 11, 2019
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Lol. I love it. You’d think people learn from saying stuff like this... Nothing we haven’t heard before.. @3_ToDaNeck https://t.co/aOmAV0aqTe— Kyle J Guy (@kylejguy5) September 11, 2019