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2014-10-09 23:02:04

Follow the NROTC and the OU/Texas game ball to Dallas... with US Fleet Tracking OKC, OK (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Starting October 8th OU’s own NROTC is running the AT&T Red River Showdown game ball from Norman all the way to the Cotton Bowl in Dallas. The most exciting feature this year is that US Fleet Tracking is following the ball with a live GPS Tracker! Now fans from all over can follow the progress of the AT&T Red River Showdown game ball's journey towards Dallas....

2014-10-09 16:25:33

For the first time in five years, basketball topples the NFL for the No. 1 position, with the top ten positions overall revealing a remarkable balance of power among individuals in a range of sports NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (No. 1), Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson (No. 2), and Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant (No. 3) top the Horrow Sports Ventures/MVPindex 2014 POWER 100 ranking of the world's most powerful pro athletes in the...

2014-10-09 16:24:05

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This NFL season style has a new winning game plan, and "The Coordinator" from Majestic Athletic is leading the charge. With fashion sense and football knowledge, "The Coordinator" is helping men and women become part of the NFL's fashion elite by building winning wardrobe combinations for every occasion from the office to the tailgate. While VF Licensed Sports Group has been a longtime provider of NFL apparel, this is its "rookie season"...

2014-10-09 12:33:36

Fans turned to mobiles and tablets to stream ice level views of the game - New ref cam the most popular TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2014 /CNW/ -? The puck officially dropped last night and 55,000 fans live streamed their favourite team online using Rogers?(TM) NHL GameCentre LIVE(TM)?. Want to know where they caught the action? Seventy five per cent watched the games online at home while another 25 per cent caught it on the go using their mobiles and tablets. On average hockey fans streamed 51...

2014-10-09 12:26:42

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Food Championships announced today a continued partnership with Wright® Brand Bacon as the title sponsor for the Bacon World Championship as part of its 2014 World Food Championships, which will take place in downtown Las Vegas, Nov. 12-18. Only in Las Vegas can food, fame and fortune be combined into one jackpot event. The 2014 World Food Championships will feature the world's best cooks and chefs, pitting "Joes" and "pros" on an...

2014-10-09 12:26:29

Free App Offers On-the-Go Fun for Lottery Players MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Lottery has introduced a free smartphone app offering easy access to drawing results, jackpots, instant game details, second-chance opportunities to win and on-the-go fun for Lottery players. "Our players asked us to develop an app and we listened," said Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte. "With the soaring popularity of smartphones and greatly increased mobile...

2014-10-09 12:26:16

Special Shooting Clinic November 22 & 23 CANTON, Conn., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valley Sports Center announced today that renowned NBA shooting specialist, Dave Hopla, will hold a special basketball clinic for boys and girls, grades 3-12, on November 22(nd) and 23(rd). This advanced two-day program is designed to help basketball players improve their mid-range, three-point shooting and free throws. "We are pleased to continue to bring high caliber coaching and instruction to...

2014-10-09 12:25:54

Kayem Signs New Multi-year Deal as the Official Hot Dog and Brats of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks COLUMBIA, S.C., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As fans continue to cheer on the South Carolina Gamecocks this season, the University of South Carolina is announcing a delicious new addition to its game day roster. Kayem, the Official Frank and Sausage of the Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Dome, signed a new multi-year partnership with the University of South Carolina Athletics...

2014-10-09 08:25:58

TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GroupBy, Inc. today announced its position as title sponsor of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair's prestigious Big Ben Challenge held at the 2014 Royal Horse Show on Saturday, November 15. The GroupBy Big Ben Challenge is one of the most anticipated events on the international show jumping circuit in Canada - for riders and audiences alike. The Royal Horse Show is currently ranked as the number one indoor equine competition in North America and...

2014-10-09 08:25:21

New "Sports 4 Life" grant initiative addresses the growing disparity in sports participation among African-American and Hispanic girls and their peers NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Women's Sports Foundation (WSF), the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports, in collaboration with espnW, today announced the "Sports 4 Life" grant initiative, a national effort to increase the participation and retention of African-American and Hispanic...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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