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23:20  16 february  2020
23:20  16 february  2020 Source:   imagn.com

Donald Trump to attend Daytona 500 Sunday, track confirms

  Donald Trump to attend Daytona 500 Sunday, track confirms President Donald Trump will the attend Daytona 500 Sunday, the Daytona International Speedway confirmed Thursday. Daytona International Speedway President Chip Wile released a statement that read, 

The Daytona 500 is a 500 -mile-long (805 km) NASCAR Cup Series motor race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is one of four restrictor plate races on the Cup schedule.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Luka Garza scored 24 points and Ryan Kreiner added 10 points and No. 21 Iowa came back to beat the Minnesota Gophers 58-55 on Sunday.

Track: 5th straight sellout for season-opening Daytona 500

  Track: 5th straight sellout for season-opening Daytona 500 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Daytona 500 is a sellout for the fifth consecutive year. Daytona International Speedway announced Thursday that all reserved grandstand seats have been purchased for the 62nd running of "The Great American Race." Track president Chip Wile says “we have the most loyal and passionate fans in sports and we are forever grateful for their support.” Some specialty tickets remain, including access to premium hospitality areas, the infield and the pre-race concert featuring country/pop star Darius Rucker.President Donald Trump will serve as grand marshal and give the command for drivers to start their engines.

Dale Earnhardt's Daytona 500 car in which he named Amelia after Amelia Earhart, the first female pilot to fly across the Atlantic Ocean. There you can see photos of every 500 winner, and see the last car that won, complete with asphalt and dirt from the track still on it!

NASCAR's the Daytona 500 Sprint Cup is here! But putting the motor-racing to one side, there's a lot more to the broadcast than meets the eye. February 21, 2016 5:06PM EST. Daytona 500 : The Epic Photo Finish & More Of The Race’s Best Moments.

Minnesota's Daniel Oturu missed the front end of a one-and-one free-throw attempt with a chance to tie the game with 3.8 seconds left and the Hawkeyes (18-8, 9-6) came away with a rare road win in the Big Ten.


Iowa trailed by eight points with 5:25 remaining but finished the game on an 11-0 run. The Gophers had five of their 13 turnovers during the final stretch.

Oturu scored 15 points and Marcus Carr added 10 points, eight rebounds and six assists for Minnesota. Gabe Kalscheur 12, but the Gophers (12-12, 6-8) lost for the fourth time in five games.

Garza was in foul trouble throughout. But Kreiner, in just his fourth start of the year with CJ Frederick out with an ankle injury, and Connor McCaffrey helped Iowa come back. McCaffrey scored all six of his points in the second half.

Joey Logano leads final Daytona 500 practice; Toyotas sit out

  Joey Logano leads final Daytona 500 practice; Toyotas sit out Joey Logano ended up fastest in the final warmup to Sunday’s Daytona 500. © Phelan M. Ebenhack Joey Logano (22) makes his way through Turn 4 during NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race qualifying at Daytona International Speedway Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Logano, who won one of the two 500 qualifying races on Thursday night, led the way in the final pre-race practice session Saturday afternoon with an average speed of 200.516 mph, one of six cars to surpass the 200-mph mark.Kevin Harvick ended up second (200.512 mph) and Brad Keselowski third (200.

Austin Dillon won his first Daytona 500 and put the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet, made famous by Dale Earnhardt Sr., in victory lane 20 years after Earnhardt won his only Daytona Johnson was caught up in an early crash and finished 38th. Photos : best of 2018 daytona 500 . Past champions by year

Related groups — DAYTONA 500 ! Daytona International Speedway. Nascar Loyalty. Crew guy for Micheal McDowell making sure everything is good before qualifying for the Daytona 500 . There you can see photos of every 500 winner, and see the last car that won, complete with asphalt and dirt

Bakari Evelyn hit a pair of free throws with 1:15 remaining to give the Hawkeyes a 57-55 lead, its first since leading 21-20 in the first half. The 58 points are the lowest total of the season for Iowa.


Iowa should stay ranked after going 1-1 on the road during the week. While No. 23 Creighton won twice, including against No. 10 Seton Hall, No. 22 Illinois lost twice. Texas Tech at No. 24 and No. 25 LSU lost their only games of the week.


Iowa: Road wins in the Big Ten are hard to come by and the Hawkeyes boosted their NCAA standing. They started the day 30th in the NCAA NET rankings, the primary tool used to determine the NCAA brackets and picked up their sixth Quad 1 win of the season on the road against Minnesota, ranked No. 40 in the NET rankings.

Minnesota: The Gophers missed a big chance to boost their tournament credentials and they are running out of time for more impressive wins. Minnesota lost its second home game in Big Ten play and now might need to beat Maryland at home on Feb. 26 or Wisconsin or Indiana on the road.

Trump arrives at Daytona 500, sets off raucous celebration

  Trump arrives at Daytona 500, sets off raucous celebration DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump made a dramatic entrance at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, setting off a raucous celebration at the famed NASCAR track. Thousands cheered as Air Force One performed a flyover and landed at Daytona International Airport a few hundred yards behind the track. Trump's motorcade arrived a few minutes later, prompting another loud ovation. Both entrances were broadcast on giant video boards around the superspeedway. At least a dozen drivers were escorted from the pre-race meeting to a private introduction with Trump. “I got to meet the president! How cool is that?” driver Aric Almirola said.

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Iowa returns home for one game against Ohio State on Thursday night. The Hawkeyes then go back on the road at Michigan State on Feb. 25.

Minnesota will look to bolster its tournament standing with another home game on Wednesday against Indiana.


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Ante Zizic et al. watching a basketball game: Penn State Nittany Lions forward Seth Lundy (1) attempts to steal the ball from Northwestern Wildcats forward Miller Kopp (10) during the second half at Bryce Jordan Center on February, 15, 2020.

Authorities: Man shot in Daytona, one person detained .
A person was shot in the leg in Daytona Beach on Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting occurred at Segrave Street and Pierce Avenue off of Mason Avenue around 2:43 p.m. A man was detained at the scene where police taped off an area of the Segrave Avenue as their crime scene and an investigators marked the spots where four shell casings were found. [READ MORE: Police seek suspects in Daytona Beach shooting] © News-Journal/Patricio G. Balona/The Daytona Beach News-Journal/TNS Daytona Beach police said one person was shot in the leg on Sunday afternoon at Segrave Street and Pierce Avenue.

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