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College Football Transfer Players Who Will Make a Big Impact in 2018

By Sports Wire on February 22, 2018

Recruiting is the principle way to acquire talent and build a college football program, but transfers occasionally make a major impact for teams.

NCAA rules stipulate a player who switches schools must sit out for an entire season, so several of the top transfers in 2018 watched from the sideline last year. But thanks to the graduate transfer rule, athletes who have earned their degree are eligible immediately.

Early Storylines to Follow for 2018 CFB Spring Games

By Sports Wire on February 22, 2018

Everybody who cares about college football is either enjoying a short break after the emotions of the College Football Playoff and recruiting cycle, or they're already feening for spring practice to start again.

All the teams have intriguing storylines entering drills, which should start in a few weeks. Whether it's replacing superstars, breaking in new quarterbacks, infusing freshman talent or new coaching regimes, this spring is going to be full of headlines.

Suzanne Schulting Wins 2018 Olympic Short-Track 1000m Gold Medal

By Sports Wire on February 22, 2018

Suzanne Schulting took a surprise gold in the short-track 1,000-metre final on Thursday at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

The Dutch skater recorded a time of one minute, 29.778 seconds to finish ahead of Canada's Kim Boutin and Arianna Fontana of Italy.

Korean duo Choi Min-jeong and Shim Suk-hee crashed out of the race at the Gangneung Ice Arena.

Here are the podium times:

Wu Dajing Wins 2018 Olympic Short Track 500m Gold Medal

By Sports Wire on February 22, 2018

Wu Dajing clinched gold for China in the men's short-track speedskating 500-metre final at the 2018 Winter Olympics on Thursday, winning in a new world-record time of 39.584 seconds. 

South Korea collected silver and bronze on the podium as Hwang Daeheon and Lim Hyojun finished second and third, respectively, while 1,000-metre gold-medal winner Samuel Girard left empty-handed. 

Germany Wins Nordic Combined Large Hill Gold Medal at Winter Olympics 2018

By Sports Wire on February 22, 2018

Germany romped home to gold in the Nordic combined large hill event at the 2018 Winter Olympics, winning by almost a minute in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Vinzenz Geiger, Fabian Riessle, Eric Frenzel and Johannes Rydzek set a time of 46 minutes, 9.8 seconds, ahead of Norway at the Alpensia Cross-Country Centre.

Austria took bronze, having started the cross-country section of the race first.

Here are the podium times: