​Bruce remains in the dark over Newcastle future

first_imgNewcastle United boss, Steve Bruce, has yet to hold talks with the club about his future. The 59-year-old has helped the Magpies perform an unlikely escape this season, as they were near certainties for relegation when he took over from Rafa Benitez. They are currently 13th and eight points clear of the drop zone. But the Saudi Arabia-funded consortium may have its own ideas about who to install as manager when the takeover is complete. Bruce may be moved aside to fit a more high profile appointment into the position. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… The Amanda Staveley-led consortium is finalising the remaining details before officially confirming the purchase of the club from Mike Ashley. And the Daily Star reports that Bruce still does not know if he will be in charge next season.Advertisement Promoted Content7 Universities In The World Where Education Costs Too Much7 Theories About The Death Of Our Universe6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually TrueTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksThe Most Influential Countries In The History Of The World14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right NowWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Which Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Yearlast_img read more

Team #SouthlandStrong Among 16 Still Alive for 3X3U National Championship

first_imgNotable Round of 16 matchups include the Southland and ACC squaring off in the opening game of the day at 9:30 a.m. CT, hometown favorite Jordan Murphy and the Big Ten taking on the MAC at 11:10 a.m. and the Colonial against the SoCon at 11:30 a.m. in a matchup of Conference Players of the Year Justin Wright-Foreman and Fletcher Magee. Each of the eight pool winners posted perfect 3-0 records after the first two days of play. The ACC (Pool A), West Coast (B), American Athletic (C), SEC (D), MAAC (E), Big Ten (F), Colonial (G) and the Pac-12 (H) earned the top spot in their pools. Given the extensive fan interest over the last two days, Sunday’s games are expected draw a wide audience. The 2019 Dos Equis 3X3U National Championship has generated over six million live views on Twitter, in addition to the thousands of fans that have watched many of the Tournament’s 48 pool play games in person over the last two days. The Round of 16 begins tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. CT followed immediately by quarterfinals action. Both rounds will be streamed live exclusively on Twitter at @3X3UHoops. The runners-up in each pool also secured bids to the Round of 16, including the Patriot League out of Pool A, the Southland out of Pool B, the Northeast Conference out of Pool C, the Big South out of Pool D, the Mid-American out of Pool E, the Big Sky out of Pool F, Conference USA out of Pool G and the Southern Conference out of Pool H. BRACKETBLOOMINGTON, Minn. – After two days of competitive pool play, the team made up of former Southland Conference players is one of 16 squads that has punched a ticket to Sunday’s knockout round of the Dos Equis 3X3U National Championship. They’ll compete for the event’s $100,000 grand prize.The Southland team features Abilene Christian’s Jaren Lewis, Sam Houston State’s Cameron Delaney, Stephen F. Austin’s Shannon Bogues, and Southeastern Louisiana’s Moses Greenwood. The semifinals, third-place game and Championship Game of the 2019 Dos Equis 3X3U National Championship will be televised live on ESPN2 beginning at 2 p.m., when one team will win the ultimate prize of $100,000, and earn the right to represent the Tournament at the 2019 USA Basketball 3×3 Open National Championship in Las Vegas next month.last_img read more