first_imgStory Links Full Schedule Roster The comeback victory sets up a showdown next week between the MVC’s two undefeated teams in conference play as Drake (15-4, 8-0 MVC) travels to Cedar Falls to take on UNI (15-4, 8-0 MVC) on Friday, Jan. 27. Photo Gallery Hittner led the team with nine rebounds and added 14 points. Hittner also recorded three steals and a career-best five assists in the Bulldogs’ ninth-consecutive win. HTML Box Score Preview Next Game: Drake saw five ties and eight lead changes in the first two quarters of the game against Indiana State (10-8, 4-3 MVC). The Bulldogs led 37-34 with just under four minutes left in the second quarter, but suffered a scoring drought for the remainder of the quarter as the Sycamores locked down the lead for the first half at 41-37 behind a 7-0 closing run. DES MOINES, Iowa – The Drake University women’s basketball team rallied from a halftime deficit to beat Indiana State, 76-62, Sunday afternoon, Jan. 22, at the Knapp Center for its eighth-straight win in Missouri Valley Conference play.Senior Caitlin Ingle (Runnells, Iowa) had a game-high of nine assists in addition to her 13 points, eight rebounds and three steals. Ingle’s near triple-double helped her become the MVC’s all-time leader in career assists with 687. She eclipsed Melanie Boeglin of Indiana State (685, 2002-06). Drake’s Connie Newlin (1978-82) has the school’s top total with 767. Live Stats 1350 ESPN DES MOINES ESPN3 Listen Live Watch Live Indiana State scored the first points of the third quarter, but an offensive outburst followed for the Bulldogs who answered with an 8-0 run to claim a 45-43 lead. Indiana State quickly tied the contest at 45-all, but Drake again responded this time with back-to-back three-pointers by senior Lizzy Wendell (Blue Springs, Mo.) and freshman Becca Hittner (Urbandale, Iowa) to take the lead that carried throughout the rest of the second half and secured the lead that would ultimately win the game.   The Bulldogs were once again paced in scoring by Wendell with a game-high of 29 points. Wendell moved to third all-time in MVC history in career points with 2,289 moving past Casey Garrison of Missouri State (2,271, 2008-12) As a team, Drake shot 92.3 percent at the free throw line with 12-of-13 shooting. They also registered 20 points off turnovers, nine fast-break points and ten steals. PDF Box Score at UNI 1/27/2017 – 7 PM Tipoff at the McLeod Center in Cedar Falls is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the game will be broadcast live on The Valley on ESPN3 and on radio 1350-AM ESPN Des Moines. Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more

first_img 2022 fifa world cupAfghanistanFIFAFIFA 2022 World Cup Qualifier First Published: November 14, 2019, 4:19 PM IST Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox – subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time. India will be desperate to end their winless run when they take on Afghanistan in FIFA World Cup 2022 Group E qualifier on Thursday, November 14. The FIFA World Cup Qualifier India vs Afghanistan will be played at Central Republican Stadium in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. With two points from three encounters, India are currently on the fourth spot in the group table. They played back-to-back draws with Qatar and Bangladesh, after going down against Oman.Meanwhile, Afghanistan are sitting on the third spot with three points. The FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier between India and Afghanistan is scheduled to start at 7:30PM. Team India head coach Igor Stimac has said ahead of the match that the Indian outfit need to overcome “tough challenges” that will be imposed by Afghanistan.”We know how difficult this game is going to be for us. We both (India and Afghanistan) have already faced Qatar and Bangladesh in the qualifiers. We see Afghanistan as a physical side with good composure. They have some players who also have the experience of playing in Europe. They are not in the top division, but playing in Europe always gives you an extra bit of confidence. They have stamina and they’ll pose a tough challenge for us,” Stimac said in the pre-match press conference.On the other hand, Afghanistan head coach, Anoush Dastagiv said, “Yes, geographically it’s far from own country and we would have been happier if we could have gotten the chance to play in our own country. But, playing in Tajikistan has always given us much-needed confidence. We have beaten Cambodia, Bangladesh here and settled with a draw against Tajikistan, Jordan. Those results will surely give us a psychological boost tomorrow.”Here is India’s probable starting XI vs Afghanistan: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu; Mandar Rai Dessai, Adil Khan, Pritam Kotal, Rahul Bheke; Anirudh Thapa, Pranoy Halder, Sahal Abdul Samad; Ashique Kuruniyan, Udanta Singh; Sunil Chhetri.A Flourish data visualisationWhat time will FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier India vs Afghanistan will start?Afghanistan will welcome India in their fourth 2022 FIFA World Cup campaign qualifier on Thursday. The FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifier will be held at Central Republican Stadium in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The India vs Afghanistan World Cup qualifier match will start at 7:30PM.Where to watch FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier India vs Afghanistan on TV?Football fans can watch FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifier between India and Afghanistan on Star Sports Network. (TO BE CONFIRMED)Where to watch FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier India vs Afghanistan on live streaming?The 2022 FIFA World Cup India vs Afghanistan qualifier will be live streamed on Hotstar and Jio Tv. (TO BE CONFIRMED) last_img read more