HALL OF A CHANCE Breece Hall was named to the Doak Walker Award watch list - the award is given annually to the nation’s best running back. Remember, he finished sixth in Heisman voting last season!
PURDY GOOD CHANCE, TOO Not to be outdone, Brock Purdy was named to the Davey O’Brien Award watch list - the award is given annually to the nation’s best quarterback. To this point he owns or shares 25 school records.
BEST DRESSER: Wrestling coach Kevin Dresser agreed to a contract extension, taking his deal with the school through June 2026.
CONGRATS, FRANK: Golfer Frank Lindwall qualified for the U.S. Amateur next month in Oakland, PA.
Congrats to @franklin_dwall on qualifying for the U.S. Amateur! Lindwall was second at the qualifier in South Lyon, Mich., with a 36-hole score of 138.— Iowa State Men’s Golf (@CycloneMGOLF) July 20, 2021
The 2021 U.S. Amateur is Aug. 9-15 at Oakmont Country Club (Oakmont, Pa.).
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HAIL TO THE CHAMPS The Milwaukee Bucks completed their NBA Finals comeback, topping the Suns 105-98 to win the series 4-2.
YOU CAN SAY THAT AGAIN It comes as no surprise Giannis Antetokounmpo took home Finals MVP honors, given his unreal performance. Turns out all those points makes you hungry!
Giannis took the trophies to Chick-fil-A and ordered 50 nuggets.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 21, 2021
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CONGRATS TO THE SUNS A fantastic season for the Suns, who are left to lick their wounds and ponder what could have been after blowing a 2-0 lead in the final.
STUNNING DEFEAT The US Women’s National Soccer Team lost 3-0 to Sweden, ending its 44-game unbeaten streak.
EXPAND YOUR HORIZONS Keep your eyes peeled for the NHL’s Expansion Draft tonight, though the selections have already occurred, and the leaks are coming in fast and furious.