NCAA Div 1 College Football - 2018

footballcollegeThe University of North Dakota football team has lined up a 2018 matchup with the University of Washington. UND is an NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision school, while Washington plays in the higher Football Bowl Subdivision. The game is scheduled Sept. 15, 2018, in Seattle. The Grand Forks Herald reports that UND is guaranteed $450,000 for the Utah game and $500,000 for the Washington game.

ESPN Scores With Soccer Broadcast

worldcuppathThe United States' 2-0 victory over Panama on Tuesday night was ESPN's second most-watched and second highest-rated World Cup qualifying or international friendly game telecast. ESPN said Wednesday that the game in Seattle was seen by an average 1,436,000 viewers and 888,000 households based on a 0.8 U.S. household rating, according to Nielsen Media.

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Mariners 4 Astros 0

marinersSAaron Harang pitched a two-hitter for his second shoutout of the season, leading the Seattle Mariners to a 4-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. Harang (3-6) struck out a season-high 10, the 12th time in his career he had 10 Ks with no walks.

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US beats Panama 2-0

worldcupusJozy Altidore continued his scoring blitz with a goal in his third straight match, Eddie Johnson thrilled his home club fans with a goal in the 53rd minute, and the United States took over first place in its World Cup qualifying group with a 2-0 win over Panama on Tuesday. Altidore scored in the 36th minute on a perfect cross from Fabian Johnson, moments after a potential penalty kick for the Americans was denied.

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Mariners Call Up C Mike Zunino

zunioMike Zunino has become the first position player from the 2012 draft to reach the big leagues when the Seattle Mariners promoted the catcher from Triple-A Tacoma. Zunino the third selection overall, was hitting .238 with 11 home runs and 43 RBIs for the Rainiers when he was called up Tuesday.

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