Monday State Sports Summary
Mon, 15 Mar 2021 06:58:23 EDT


AS EXPECTED, MICHIGAN AND MICHIGAN STATE BOTH MAKE THE FIELD OF 68
FOR THIS YEAR’S NCAA TOURNAMENT……HOWEVER, THE 11th SEEDED
SPARTANS WILL PLAY IN THE ‘FIRST FOUR ROUND’ OF THE TOURNAMENT ON
THURSDAY NIGHT……..TAKING ON UCLA………THAT GAME WILL TIP OFF AT
9:57……


MEANWHILE, MICHIGAN - THE #1 SEED IN THE EAST REGIONAL - PLAYS IT’S
FIRST GAME OF THE TOURNAMENT ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON……….WHEN
THEY FACE THE WINNER OF THE ‘FIRST FOUR’ GAME BETWEEN MOUNT ST.
MARY’S AND TEXAS SOUTHERN……TIP-OFF FOR THAT CONTEST IS
SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE ON SATURDAY AT 3……..


NINO NIEDERRIETER’S (KNEE-DERR-RIGHT-TERR'S) GOAL EARLY IN THE
THIRD PERIOD WAS THE GAME-WINNER FOR CAROLINA……….AS THE
HURRICANES BLOW PAST THE RED WINGS, 2 TO 1, LAST NIGHT AT LITTLE
CAESARS’ ARENA………


THE PISTONS WILL LOOK TO SNAP A THREE-GAME LOSING STREAK
TONIGHT………..WHEN THEY BATTLE THE SAN ANTONION SPURS AT THE LCA.
TIP-OFF WILL TAKE PLACE AT 8………


A FINAL ROUND SCORE OF 4-UNDER PAR 68 ALLOWS JUSTIN THOMAS TO
DEFEAT LEE WESTWOOD BY A SINGLE SHOT TO WIN THE PGA TOUR’S
PLAYERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP YESTERDAY IN FLORIDA…….


SPENCER TURNBULL ALLOWS JUST ONE RUN OVER FOUR INNINGS…….AS
THE TIGERS DEFEAT THE BALTIMORE ORIOLES, 5 TO 1, YESTERDAY IN
LAKELAND…….


DREW BREES MAKES IT OFFICIAL ON SUNDAY………AS HE ANNOUNCES HIS
RETIREMENT FROM FOOTBALL IN A STATEMENT. THE FUTURE HALL OF
FAMER POSTED SOME AMAZING NUMBERS DURING HIS CAREER…..WITH 571
TOUCHDOWN PASSES AND 80,380 CAREER PASSING YARDS……


MARTIN TRUEX, JR. WAS THE WINNER OF YESTERDAY'S NASCAR RACE IN
PHOENIX. IT'S THE FIRST WIN OF THE 2021 SEASON - AND THE 28th CAREER
WIN IN NASCAR - FOR TRUEX.......




   

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