Today in Sports History: Nov. 18

...Alex Van Dyke sets an NCAA record for most receiving yards in a season, catching 13 passes for 314 yards as Nevada beats San Jose State 45-28. Van Dyke raises his total to 1,874 yards, surpassing the record of 1,779 set in 1965 by Howard Twilley...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...NCAA rushing record for a quarter, gaining 222 yards on 16 carries in the first period as No. 15 Washington overwhelmed San Jose State 53-10.2002 - Larry Johnson rushes for 327 yards, a career-high four TDs and shatters the 31-year-old...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...sets an NHL record by scoring his 250th career power-play goal in the first period of the Lightning's game against San Jose.2003 - Brian Vickers becomes NASCAR's youngest champion ever, claiming the Busch Series title with an 11th place...
Oct. 27

...goals scored and goals allowed.2012 - Chris Wondolowski ties the MLS single-season record with his 27th goal and the San Jose Earthquakes wrap up the regular season with a 1-1 draw against the Portland Timbers. Wondolowski ties the record set...
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Today is Sports History for Nov. 10

...10th completion of the game.2001 - San Jose State beats Nevada 64-45, offense with 1,640 yards. San Jose State has 849 yards to Nevada' NHL-record 16 games.2007 - San Jose center Jeremy Roenick scores his 500th...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 8

...becomes the 34th player in NHL history to reach 500 goals, scoring in the third period of Colorado's 5-2 win over San Jose.2008 - Chris Paul has his sixth straight double-double with 21 points and 13 assists in New Orleans' 100-89 victory...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6 points by an American-born player with two quick goals in the opening minutes of the Stars' 3-1 victory against San Jose. Modano, with 1,233 points and 511 goals in 1,253 regular-season games, does it in 242 fewer games than Housley...
No. 15 Ole Miss stuns No. 2 Alabama

...31-24 at halftime. The teams combined for 863 yards in the first half, the most in a first half since Fresno State and San Jose State combined for 1,002 in a 2013 game.NO. 17 TEXAS A&M 44, NEVADA 27COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Kyle Allen threw...
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 9

...Dolphins misses two field goals in the overtime and Joe Danelo ends the game with a 36-yard field goal.1991 - The San Jose Sharks chalk up their first NHL victory as they beat the Calgary Flames 4-3.1993 - An NHL record crowd of 27,227...
Today in Sports History: Oct. 4

...strikes. Average attendance is 16,947, down from 57,205 the first week and 59,824 the second week.1991 - The San Jose Sharks surrender 52 shots and lose 4-3 to the Vancouver Canucks in their first NHL regular-season game.1998 - Atlanta...


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