Top Sports Stories (Feb 10, 2012)

Mizzou soars in TV ratings

Regular-season basketball rarely rivals football in the St. Louis television ratings. But the much-hyped Kansas-Missouri hoops game last Saturday, KU’s final appearance at MU for the foreseeable future, pulled the upset. According to The Nielsen Co., 9…

St. Louis Post-Dispatch February 10, 2012, 4:24 AM (PST)

GoMarquette.com

FA defends Pearce

The Football Association has been forced to defend the appointment of Stuart Pearce as England caretaker manager following the departure of Fabio Capello. Pearce was allegedly involved in a racist incident featuring England team-mate Paul Ince in 1994,…

ESPN Soccernet February 10, 2012, 12:21 AM (PST)

BBC News

Miami Heat struggling to defend three-point shooters

When/where: 7 p.m.; Verizon Center, Washington. TV/radio: Sun Sports; WAXY 790, WQBA 1140 (Spanish). Series: Heat leads 66-28. Scouting report: This is the first of three matchups between the Heat and Wizards. The Heat returns to Washington for its …

Miami Herald February 09, 2012, 9:51 PM (PST)

Kansas City Star

Jeremy Lin and Linsanity won’t distract Kobe Bryant from his quest for a sixth NBA championship ring Friday night

Kobe Bryant (from l.), with new coach Mike Brown and forward Matt Barnes, tries to push Lakers back among the NBA’s elite and tie Michael Jordan with sixth NBA championship. Kobe Bryant hates to lose and hates it even more when he bombs in the fourth …

New York Daily News February 09, 2012, 7:13 PM (PST)

ESPN

Jeremy Lin, NY Knicks sensational point guard is toast of New York City

New York is in the grip of a mania whose symptoms include a renewed interest in the fortunes of the Knicks, who were supposed to show the world this year but haven’t come close – until recently. All of a sudden, Jeremy Lin has become the city’s biggest…

New York Daily News February 10, 2012, 12:57 AM (PST)

ESPN

Nine reasons Tiger will rule golf again — or not

As Tiger Woods makes his 2012 PGA Tour debut Thursday in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, golf’s unquestioned leading man and top draw once again is at the epicenter of the game’s buzz, the central figure in a debate roiling in golf …

USA Today February 10, 2012, 3:49 AM (PST)


FOXSports.com

Reynolds scores 16, Michigan capitalizes on No. 13 Nebraska’s poor shooting to win 63-52

LINCOLN, Neb. – Carmen Reynolds matched her season high with 16 points and Michigan capitalized on Nebraska’s abysmal shooting to upset the 13th-ranked Cornhuskers 63-52 on Thursday night. Michigan (18-7, 7-5 Big Ten) led 32-12 at half after going on a…

Washington Post February 09, 2012, 7:06 PM (PST)

AP – msnbc.com

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