Sports Cincinnati holds off Alabama, Ohio State in latest NCAA Re-Rank 1-130
NBA Power Rankings 2021: Each team's biggest X-Factors through Week 3
Three weeks have now gone by in the 2021-22 season and as teams approach the 10-game checkpoint, we're learning more about who's who around the league. How does that impact this week's rankings?Three weeks have now gone by in the 2021-22 season and as teams approach the 10-game checkpoint, we're learning more about who's who around the league. While a select few teams have come out of the gate firing on all cylinders, there are some other teams with major aspirations that have stumbled while they work to figure things out.
Cincinnati stays at No. 2 in the USA TODAY Sports NCAA Re-Rank 1-130 after a 48-14 win against SMU, fending off challenges from Alabama and Ohio State after one of the defining weekends of the regular season.
No. 1 Georgia beat Charleston Southern 56-7 and is expected to do the same against rival Georgia Tech to end November. There's this top four of the Bulldogs, Bearcats, Crimson Tide and Buckeyes, and there's everyone else.
Rounding out the top 10 are Michigan, Oklahoma State, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Baylor. Three of the Power Five leagues — SEC, Big 12 and Big Ten — account for eight of the top 10, joined by one team from the American Athletic (Cincinnati) and one independent (the Fighting Irish).
NCAA Women's Soccer Division 1 Tournament: Complete schedule, bracket, results, TV & streaming
The NCAA women's soccer Division I tournament kicks off with the first round on the weekend of Nov. 12-14 and it culminates at Women's College Cup in Santa Clara from Dec. 3-5.Unlike the NCAA basketball tournament which attaches a seed to every team, only four teams in each quadrant of the bracket were assigned a seed:
The Re-Rank was unkind to three Power Five teams dropping in the 1-130 after painful losses. No. 13 Oregon is down nine after, which hopped up to No. 18. Michigan State is down seven spots to No. 15 to C.J. Stroud and the Buckeyes. No. 17 Wake Forest fell four after losing to No. 26 Clemson.
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NBA Power Rankings 2021: Each team's biggest concern through Week 4
With plenty of movement within the top-10, a new team takes over the top spot for in this week's Power Rankings.It's still too early to deem anything we've seen so far as concrete, but there are trends starting to set in across the league, both good and bad. In this week's edition of our NBA Power Rankings, we highlight each team's biggest concern through the first four weeks of the season.
WEEK 12 ANALYSIS:
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Five teams from the Power Five rose 10 or more spots: Utah (up 12), Clemson (11), No. 37 Oregon State (13), No. 59 South Carolina (12) and No. 90 Colorado (13).
And some of the biggest programs in the country continued to slide way down the 1-130. Florida is down 13 to No. 71 after losing to Missouri. The Gators are also down a head coach after. Texas is down 16 to No. 87 after losing to West Virginia, the Longhorns' sixth consecutive loss under first-year coach Steve Sarkisian.
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All the Christmas Movies Starring ‘One Tree Hill’ Alumni: A Complete Guide .
‘Tis the season for holiday rom-coms! Many indulgent Christmas-set romance flicks become a staple of DVRs every holiday season and they often star popular celebrities who have their own accomplished list of credits. Several of these projects have even borrowed fan-favorite Tree Hill residents to lead, including the likes of Jana Kramer, Bethany Joy Lenz and Chad Michael Murray. This year’s original holiday movie lineup also features new projects from all three One Tree Hill alums. “It was so much fun to do. It was awesome to be able to be an executive producer on it and really like, get my hands on it,” the “I Got the Boy” songstress exclusively told Us Weekly of her Lifetime romance The Holiday Fix Up in November 2021. “We were really able to, like, make it as organic as we can, but still using the formula that everyone loves for those Lifetime movies.” Over the years, several of their OTH costars, including Hilarie Burton, Stephen Colletti and more have also tried their hand at costarring in Christmas movies. Back in 2018, the Rural Diaries author recruited a slew of her former costars for Lifetime’s A Christmas Contract. “Hilarity ensues and we fall in love,” Burton told the Hollywood Reporter in November 2018. “That’s what happens at the holidays. You fall in love. … We racked up as many One Tree Hill kids as we could down there.