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  • 07 May 2019
    A matchup between top-10 teams and a few games that could make or break teams seasons highlight this week in Pac-12 football.Heres what to look for:---GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 7 Stanford at No. 10 Washington. The weekend kicks off Friday night with a prime-time game between marquee teams. The Cardinal (3-0) have already passed two big tests, knocking off Southern California and UCLA in consecutive weeks. The Huskies breezed through their first three games against overmatched opponents before outlasting Arizona in overtime in their conference opener last week. Washington (4-0) has a talent-laden defense that could have as many as seven future NFL players, but they will be trying to stop arguably the best running back in the country in Christian McCaffrey. He had his way with the Huskies last season, racking up 300 all-purpose yards in the Cardinals 31-14 win.BEST MATCHUP: Arizona State at USC. The Trojans (1-3) may be off to their worst start since 2001, but there is still plenty of talent on this team and theyre playing at home. Arizona State (4-0) has had its share of deficiencies -- struggles on defense, slow starts -- but keeps finding ways to win. The Sun Devils showed off their offensive explosiveness last week, scoring 31 points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 51-41 victory over California. The 31 points were more than 54 teams scored in their entire games last weekend.INSIDE THE NUMBERS: Utahs Mitch Wishnowsky is leading the nation in punting average at 52.1 yards per kick. ... Washington State is looking to beat Oregon in consecutive games for the first time since 2002-03. ... Arizonas Brandon Dawkins is ninth nationally with 130.3 yards rushing per game and is second among quarterbacks, behind Louisvilles Lamar Jackson (131.5).IMPACT PLAYER: Colorado QB Steven Montez. The Buffaloes appeared to be in trouble, having to face Oregon with quarterback Sefo Liufau out with an ankle injury. Montez filled in quite nicely, accounting for 448 yards of total offense while becoming the first player in school history with 300 yards passing and 100 rushing in the same game. Liufau is still not 100 percent, so Montez may get the call again this week against Oregon State.---Compiled by AP College Football Writer John Marshall---AP college football website: Air Max 90 Clearance . Datsyuk will miss Tuesdays game against New Jersey and could be sidelined longer, while Cleary will likely miss at least the next three games. Its been an injury-plagued season for Datsyuk, who has suited up for just 39 games. Cheap Air Max 90 . The Clippers were angry about blowing a big lead; the Kings didnt like being in that kind of hole and nearly digging themselves out only to lose. . The International Olympic Committee released the official list of bid cities on Friday after the deadline for applications had passed. The candidates -- all previously announced in their own countries -- are: Almaty, Kazakhstan; Beijing; Krakow, Poland; Lviv, Ukraine; Oslo, Norway; and Stockholm. Cheap Air Max 90 Free Shipping . 9. Price, heading to the 2014 Olympics for Canada, was named the First Star after posting wins in three starts with a 1.00 goals-against average and a .971 save percentage. Cheap Air Max 90 China . -- The proud fathers huddled near the Dallas Stars dressing room, smiling, laughing and telling stories while wearing replica green sweaters of their sons team. Tom Bosworth broke his own British record to finish sixth in the 20 kilometres walk at the Rio Olympics.The 26-year-old from Kent said: To break the British record by such a margin, and at the Olympics, is a dream come true.Bosworth led the field for much of the first half of the race and was in medal contention until only a few kilometres from the finish.He still came home in one hour 20 minutes and 13 seconds, taking 28 seconds off the previous best he set in March this year.China celebrated a one-two, with Zhen Wang taking gold in 1hr 19mins 14secs ahead of team-mate Zelin Cai. Australias Dane Bird-Smith won bronze.The colourful Bosworth had been a 100-1 shot to win the event and looked capable of pulling off one of the great Olympic shocks until fading over the final laps of the beachside course.ddddddddddddIm in shock at what happened, Bosworth said. I just thought I will take it on. The pace was so easy, I thought people would just come with me.I felt good and was comfortable with the pace I was going, but I knew I had the best in the world behind me and I knew they would catch me, but I just tried to hold on.I dropped down to ninth at one point, but I thought, screw this, Ive not led the race for this long to finish outside the top eight, and just went for it.I cant be disappointed with sixth place at the Olympics, but I could have done better.Irelands Alex Wright finished 46th in 1:25:25. ' ' '