Tuesday, January 31, 2012
LEFTY McNEIL ON SPORTS...Tuesday (1/31/12)...NATIONAL SPORTS...Jeremy Abbott won his 3rd U.S. Figure Skating title...REMINDER: Madonna will provide 1/2 time entertainment at this years Super Bowl...Georgetown men ranked #18 in basketball polls...Wizards Watch: 4-16 for the season...USA women beat Canada in soccer 4-0 in championship game of CONCACHF Olympic Qualifying Tournament...National Sport of Nepal = Kapardi (look that one up)...USA men's field hockey team pulls out of Olympic qualifying tournament...OH CANADA, revenge is sweet, Canada beat the USA in Pan Am Games gold medal baseball game 2-1 on 10/26/11 (they play baseball on the ice???)...SUPER BOWL NEWS: *8 million pounds of guacamole are consumed on Super Bowl Sunday,*72 footballs are used in a Super Bowl game (Brady throws a lot of passes),*Steelers lead the pack(ers) with 6 Super Bowl wins!...STATE SPORTS...Caps only have 34 games remaining in the season...Wizards have too many games left in their season...Will Terps men's team be the spoiler in the ACC during February???...LOCAL SPORTS...KIHS vs Kent County tonight (girls home, boys away)in basketball...High school "SPRING" sports start in 30 days!