Home / Generic Sports / Thursday Sports News And Notes

Thursday Sports News And Notes

The Indianapolis Colts have a new head coach, the Australian Open continues and more in our Thursday Sports News And Notes…

  • The Indianapolis Colts have hired Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano as their new head coach, replacing the fired Jim Caldwell….will he mesh with quarterback Peyton Manning?
  • The Australian Open tennis tournament continues today as the top four men’s seeds have all advanced to the semifinals. Today, Rafael Nadal moved to the finals by beating Roger Federer in four tough sets. On the women’s side, the final is set as three seed Victoria Azarenka beat defending champion Kim Clijsters while reigning Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova lost to Maria Sharapova.
  • The number one ranked Gator women’s tennis team opens defense of its national title Wednesday with a 7-0 win over Troy.
  • The Gator lacrosse team has an exhibition today against the English national team and WRUF Sports Radio 850 has the action live at 6:20pm.

Check Also

Feb 6, 2016; Lexington, KY, USA; Florida Gators guard Chris Chiozza (11) and Kentucky Wildcats guard Tyler Ulis (3) reach for a loose ball in the first half at Rupp Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports

Kentucky Dominates Florida in 80-61 at Rupp Arena

The combo of Tyler Ulis and Jamal Murray was too much for the Florida men’s …