Eakin breezes to IMCA Sprint win at I-90

first_imgBy Steve ZwemkeHARTFORD, S.D. (June 20) – Six weeks have produced six different winners in the Coffee Cup IMCA RaceSaver Sprint Car division at I-90 Speedway.Nate Eakin dusted the field by leading all 20 laps of this week’s feature.“You had to adapt to the track and we did,” said Eakin, who started from the pole.It didn’t take him long to form a rather large lead and it stayed that way until Jeff Edgington spun on the final lap.Eakin again showed his dominance over the final two laps for his first win at I-90 Speedway. Point leader Colin Smith was second.last_img

UNO seeks revenge on Incarnate Word

first_imgUNO seeks revenge on Incarnate Word FAB FRESHMEN: Incarnate Word has benefited heavily from its freshmen. Keaston Willis, Drew Lutz, Vincent Miszkiewicz and Marcus Larsson have combined to account for 54 percent of all Cardinals points this season, though their output has dropped to 45 percent over the team’s last five games.WONDERFUL WILLIS: Willis has connected on 33.9 percent of the 174 3-pointers he’s attempted and has made 8 of 26 over the last three games. He’s also converted 75.4 percent of his foul shots this season.WINLESS WHEN: The Cardinals are 0-15 when they score 66 points or fewer and 7-2 when they exceed 66 points. The Privateers are 0-16 when they fail to score more than 74 points and 7-1 on the season, otherwise.STREAK STATS: New Orleans has lost its last three home games, scoring an average of 66 points while giving up 74.7.CLAMPING DOWN: Incarnate Word’s defense has forced 14.8 turnovers per game this season, but is averaging 18 takeaways over its last three games.___ February 14, 2020 Associated Press center_img Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditIncarnate Word (7-17, 4-9) vs. New Orleans (7-17, 3-11)Lakefront Arena, New Orleans; Saturday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Incarnate Word goes for the season sweep over New Orleans after winning the previous matchup in San Antonio. The teams last met on Jan. 11, when New Orleans made just 19 foul shots on 23 attempts while the Cardinals went 28 for 34 en route to a 73-70 victory. For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comlast_img read more