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2013-01-28 18:21:49

Questions from the Sports Book for Hi-Q
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  1. What is the hometown of David Freese?
    Wildwood, MO
  2. What is the name of Cam Newton's father?
  3. From what college did Cam Newton's father request money in exchange for Cam's signing a letter of intent?
    Mississippi State
  4. What school did Cam Newton and Auburn beat to claim the national title?
  5. Against what archrival school did Cam Newton and Auburn come back from a 24 point deficit?
  6. What women's basketball team knocked the UConn Huskies out of the semifinals and later lost to Texas A&M in the national championship game?
    Notre Dame
  7. What women's basketball team won the national championship in 2011?
    Texas A&M
  8. Maya Moore and what WNBA team swept the Dream in the Finals?
    Minnesota Lynx
  9. What men's basketball team won the national championship in 2011?
  10. What point guard led UConn to the men's crown in basketball?
    Kemba Walker
  11. What 24-year-old from Serbia won Wimbledon and the U.S. Open and assumed the No. 1 world ranking from Rafael Nadal?
    Novak Djokovic
  12. Who defeated Novak Djokovic in the French Open to end Djokovic's 43-match unbeaten streak?
    Roger Federer
  13. Who is the president of the Boston Bruins? (who won the Stanley Cup)
    Cam Neely
  14. Who did the Boston Bruins defeat in the finals to win the Stanley Cup?
    Vancouver Canucks
  15. What sixth man of the Dallas Mavericks said this of his team: "Same old Mavericks, one and done, first round and outski."?
    Jason Terry
  16. Despite a season-ending injury to this leading scorer, the Dallas Mavericks blitzed through the Western Conference playoffs?
    Caron Butler
  17. What team did the Dallas Mavericks defeat in the second round of the playoffs?
    Los Angeles Lakers
  18. What team did the Dallas Mavericks defeat in the Finals to win the championship?
    Miami Heat
  19. What community college did Aaron Rodgers attend for two years before going to Cal?
    Butte Community College
  20. For the first time in five years, Tiger Woods is not the No. 1 golfer in the world, as what Englishman edges past him in the rankings?
    Lee Westwood
  21. What Chilean miner who had been trapped underground for 69 days, finished the New York City Marathon in 5 hours and 50 minutes less than a month after being rescued?
    Edison Pena
  22. What team scored 54 points in the third quarter against the Denver Nuggets - the highest single-quarter point total in 20 years?
    Indiana Pacers
  23. Against what team did John Wall of the Washington Wizards post his first career triple-double?
    Houston Rockets
  24. Manny Pacquiao won a unanimous decision against what much heavier opponent to claim the WBC Super Welterweight title?
    Antonio Margarito
  25. What MLS team announced that their new team name will be Sporting Kansas City?
    Kansas City Wizards
  26. The MLS' Kansas City Wizards announced that their new team name will be what?
    Sporting Kansas City
  27. As the seventh out of eight MLS playoff seeds, the Colorado Rapids complete an improbable run by winning the MLS Cup 2-1 in overtime, thanks to an own goal by what member of FC Dallas?
    George John
  28. As the seventh out of eight MLS playoff seeds, what team completed an improbable run by winning the MLS Cup 2-1 in overtime,
    thanks to an own goal by FC Dallas' George John?
    Colorado Rapids
  29. What Boise State kicker misses two short field goals - one at the end of regulation and one in overtime - and the Broncos lose to Nevada 34-31, spoiling their undefeated season and any chance for a BCS title shot?
    Kyle Brotzman
  30. FIFA announced that what two countries will host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, respectively?
    • Russia
    • Qatar
  31. What former Dallas Cowboys QB and long-time Monday Night Football color analyst died at the age of 72?
    "Dandy" Don Meredith
  32. In a home game against the Miami Dolphins, what New York Jets strength coach sticks out his knee during a punt play and trips a Miami player running along the sideline?
    Sal Alosi
  33. In the NHL's annual Winter Classic game, what visiting team earns a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at Heinz Field?
    Washington Capitals
  34. What team did the Seattle Seahawks defeat to win the NFC West and clinch a playoff spot?
    St. Louis Rams
  35. Who are the only two men to be inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame in 2011?
    • Bert Blyleven
    • Robbie Alomar
  36. Thanks in part to a controversial ruling that what Auburn RB was not downed during an apparent tackle, the Tigers defeat Oregon?
    Michael Dyer
  37. Thanks to a 2010 race record of 19-1, what mare edges out Blame - the only racehorse to beat her all year - to win Horse of the Year?
  38. What golfer is disqualified from the first round of the HSBC Championship after a TV viewer emails officials that the three-time major winner accidentally moved his ball on the green without penalizing himself two strokes?
    Padraig Harrington
  39. What UConn booster wrote a letter to the school demanding a refund of $3 million of his donations after the school hired a new head football coach that he deemed unacceptable?
    Robert Burton
  40. Who was the first Chinese tennis player ever to advance to a Grand Slam final, but succumbed to Belgium's Kim Clijsters in the Australian Open women's final match?
    Li Na
  41. Against what team did Cleveland finally snap its NBA-record 26-game consecutive losing streak?
    Los Angeles Clippers
  42. What ex-NFL player dies of a self-inflicted shotgun wound?  Subsequent analysis of his brain tissue will find he suffered from a neuro-degenerative disease likely caused by concussions.
    Dave Duerson
  43. What driver, starting in only his second Sprint Cup race, wins the 2011 Daytona 500, which featured a record 74 lead changes?
    Trevor Bayne
  44. What team did Caltech's men's basketball team defeat to snap a 310-game intra-conference losing streak that stretched back 26 years?
    Occidental College
  45. What UCLA walk-on, great-grandson of Bruins coach John Wooden, scores the final basket in the final game at storied Pauley Pavillion?
    Tyler Trapani
  46. What sophomore center on BYU's top 20-ranked men's basketball team, is kicked off the team after admitting to violating the school's honor code by having pre-marital sex?
    Brandon Davies
  47. After making a game-winning layup in overtime to clinch Fennville (Mich.) High's undefeated season, what 16-year-old basketball star collapses on the court and dies shortly thereafter at a nearby hospital?
    Wes Leonard
  48. What Croatian tennis player slams a 156-m.p.h.  serve in a doubles match of his country's Davis Cup competition, breaking Andy Roddick's 7 year old speed record?
    Ivo Karlovic
  49. Despite having been born without a right leg, what Arizona State senior wrestler wins the 125-lb. NCAA wrestling title?
    Anthony Robies
  50. What boxer punches future opponent Jean Pascal in the face during a pre-fight press conference?
    Bernard Hopkins
  51. What Fiesta Bowl CEO is fired after an internal report finds he grossly misused bowl funds, including spending $1,000 at a strip club?
    John Junkard
  52. Following a 2-1 Dodgers victory over the visiting Giants, two men brutally attack what Giants fan in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium?
    Bryan Stow
  53. Though he was the only member of his team not to dye his hair blond, what Minnesota-Duluth senior scored the game-winning overtime goal in the men's Division I Frozen Four final to defeat Michigan?
    Kyle Schmidt
  54. What South African golfer birdies the last four holes to shoot a final round 66 at the Masters, winning the tournament by two strokes?
    Charl Schwartzel
  55. What Kenyan distance runner runs the fastest marathon in history while running the Boston Marathon?
    Geoffrey Mutai
  56. What Cincinatti Reds pitcher is clocked by his hometown stadium radar gun throwing a 106-m.p.h. fastball in a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates?
    Aroldis Chapman
  57. MLB announces that it will take over the day-to-day operations of the LA Dodgers after a messy divorce between what owners?
    Frank and Jamie McCourt
  58. What Sacramento Kings co-owner announces that the team will stay in place for at least one more year, instead of moving to Anaheim?
    George Maloof
  59. Despite six walks and only two strikeouts, what Minnesota Twins pitcher tosses a 1-0 no-hit victory over the Chicago White Sox?
    Francisco Liriano
  60. LA Lakers forward Ron Artest is suspended by the league from Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals for his flagrant clothesline foul on what Dallas Mavericks guard?
    Jose Barea
  61. Who was the regular jockey of Animal Kingdom who broke his nose and was replaced?
    Robby Albarado
  62. Who replaced Robby Albarado and rode Animal Kingdom to victory in the Kentucky Derby?
    John Velazquez
  63. What Belgian cyclist crashes and dies during a mountainous stretch of the Giro D'Italia?
    Wouter Weylandt
  64. Who becomes the first Asian golfer to win The Players Championship when David Toms misses a three-and-a-half-foot putt during a one-hole playoff at the TPC Stadium Course?
    K.J. Choi
  65. What horse holds off 2-1 favorite Animal Kingdom down the stretch to win the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico by half a length?
  66. What Philadelphia Phillies backup second-baseman became the first position player since 2000 to record a major league victory when he throws just 10 pitches to finish off the final frame of a 19-inning, 5-4 win over the Cincinatti Reds?
    Wilson Valdez
  67. What team defeats Manchester United 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League Final in London, England?
    FC Barcelona
  68. In a stunning conclusion to the Indy 500, what race leader crashes into the wall on the last turn before the finish line, allowing Dan Wheldon to pass him and take the checkered flag for his second career Indy 500 victory?
    JR Hildebrand
  69. Bumped right out of the gate, Derby winner Animal Kingdom never recovers and Preakness champion Shackleford fades down the stretch, while what 24-1 longshot charges home to an improbable Belmont Stakes victory?
    Ruler on Ice
  70. With an incredible wire-to-wire victory at the U.S. Open, what golfer sets 12 new scoring records?
    Rory McIlroy
  71. Frustrated by his team's refusal to pick up his option for the 2012 season, what Washington Nationals manager abruptly resigns on the same day the Nationals move over the .500 mark in June for the first time since 2005?
    Jim Riggleman
  72. After having set a new College World Series tournament record with 11 consecutive wins, what team claims its second national title in as many years by defeating Florida?
    South Carolina
  73. What Texas Rangers fan tips over an outfield railing and falls 20 feet to the concrete below at Rangers Ballpark?
    Shannon Stone
  74. Who was the only other player in major league history to hit a home run for his 3,000th career hit?
    Wade Boggs
  75. What English amateur golfer enters the clubhouse as co-leader after the first round of the British Open, having shot a 5-under 65 in blustery conditions at Royal St. George's?
    Tom Lewis
  76. After 13 years of working together, Tiger Woods fired what longtime caddie?
    Steve Williams
  77. What Australian wins the Tour de France, after having been runner-up in 2009 and 2010?
    Cadel Evans
  78. What former German soccer star is named as the new head coach of the U.S. men's national team?
    Jurgen Klinsmann
  79. What Korean golfer successfully defends her Women's British Open title?
    Yani Tseng
  80. Down five shots with just three holes left to play, who rallies to tie Jason Dufner after 72 holes and then defeat him in a one-hole playoff at the PGA Championship, claiming his first major title?
    Keegan Bradley
  81. Seven former players, including what former Chicago Bears QB, file a class action lawsuit against the NFL, alleging "negligence and intentional misconduct" with regard to brain injury-related illnesses among NFL veterans?
    Jim McMahon
  82. What Atlanta Braves closer sets a new major league rookie record with his 41st save?
    Craig Kimbrel
  83. The charter airplane carrying what Russian pro hockey team crashes just after takeoff, killing 36 of the 37 team members, some of them former NHL players?
    Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
  84. What Australian upsets Serena Williams to win the U.S. Open?
    Samantha Stosur
  85. Who knocks out WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz in the fourth round?
    Floyd Mayweather Jr.
  86. Who did Mariano Rivera move past on the all-time saves list?
    Trevor Hoffman
  87. What high school senior kicks a game-winning, 64-yard field goal to help Carson City High (Nevada) defeat Bishop Manogue?
    Austin Pacheco
  88. After Boston's collapse down the stretch, what general manager of the Red Sox moves on, signing a five-year deal with the Chicago Cubs?
    Theo Epstein
  89. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in games?
    Yogi Berra
  90. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in at bats?
    Yogi Berra
  91. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in batting average?
    Bobby Brown
  92. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in total bases?
    Mickey Mantle
  93. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in home runs?
    Mickey Mantle
  94. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in runs?
    Mickey Mantle
  95. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in runs batted in?
    Mickey Mantle
  96. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in hits?
    Yogi Berra
  97. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in stolen bases?
    Lou Brock
  98. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in slugging average?
    Reggie Jackson
  99. Who is the Career Batting Leader in the World Series in strikeouts?
    Mickey Mantle
  100. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in games?
    Mariano Rivera
  101. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in losses?
    Whitey Ford
  102. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in complete games?
    Christy Mathewson
  103. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in innings pitched?
    Whitey Ford
  104. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in saves?
    Mariano Rivera
  105. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in strikeouts?
    Whitey Ford
  106. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in earned run average?
    Jack Billingham
  107. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in bases on balls?
    Whitey Ford
  108. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in shutouts?
    Christy Mathewson
  109. Who is the Career Pitching Leader in the World Series in wins?
    Whitey Ford