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WHPO Sports Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: January 06, 2014
  • school: WHPO Sports Report

Thursday, January 2, 2014
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Report…..

College Football….

#4 Michigan State held on to beat #5 Stanford in the 100th Rose Bowl.

#9 South Carolina beat #19 Wisconsin 34 – 24 in the Capital One Bowl

#16 LSU got by unranked Iowa 21 – 14 in the Outback Bowl

Nebraska beat #22 Georgia in the Gator Bowl 24 – 19

and in the Fiesta Bowl, #15 Central Florida beat #6 Baylor 52 – 42.

tonight it’s #11 Oklahoma taking on #3 Alabama in the Sugar Bowl


NFL….

Lovie Smith has reached an agreement to become the next head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, sources told ESPN.  The former Chicago Bears coach will replace the ousted Greg Schiano (“shee-ah-no”)


EPL Soccer….

Tottenham held on to beat Manchester United 2 – 1

Man City beat Swansea 3 – 2

Arsenal blanked Cardiff 2 – 0

Fulham 2 – West Ham 1

Liverpool beat Hull 2 – 0

Chelsea shut out Southampton 3 – 0

Everton and Stoke played to a 1-1 tie


College Basketball….

Big Ten season openers back on New Years Eve….

Illinois beat Indiana 83-80 in OT

#3 Ohio State battled to beat Purdue in West Lafayette 78 – 69

#5 Michigan State got by Penn State 79 – 63

#22 Iowa beat Nebraska 67 – 57

That’s Sports…..I’m Kevin Jett