The TEN: 3/20/2023

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)

  1. UCLA beat Northwestern 68-63 Saturday to advance to the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Men’s Tournament. 
  2. USC was knocked out of the Tournament in the first round by Michigan St. 72-62 Friday. 
  3. When #16 seed Fairleigh Dickinson beat #1 seed Purdue Friday it was the third straight year that the Boilermakers have been knocked out of the NCAA Tournament by a double-digit seed.
  4. Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve broke his right thumb playing for Venezuela in the World Baseball Classic. Altuve, who was hit by a pitch from Daniel Bard of the USA, could be out at least two months.
  5.  The Houston Texans made Laremy Tunsil the highest paid offensive lineman in the NFL with three-year, $75 million extension. 
  6. The Colony High School 7 on 7 Passing Tournament is set for Saturday June 17th.  
  7. Florida Atlantic beat Farleigh Dickinson 78-70 Sunday to advance to the Sweet Sixteen. 
  8. This is only the second time since 1980 that at least one of these four schools – Duke, North Carolina, Kansas, or Kentucky – hasn’t made the Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Men’s Tournament. 
  9. Former Monrovia running back Maury Rams IV has joined the Monrovia coaching staff.  
  10. On this date in 2020 quarterback Tom Brady, after 20 years with the New England Patriots, signed a two-year, $50 million contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 
Former Monrovia RB Maury Rams IV has joined the Monrovia coaching staff.

1 Comment to "The TEN: 3/20/2023"

  1. Anonymous's Gravatar Anonymous
    March 20, 2023 - 5:46 am | Permalink

    Lets GO Maury 🏈

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