June 22, 2017
Q: David Carr was the first overall pick in 2002 out of which school?
A: Fresno State
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June 21, 2017
Q: Which school has won the most College World Series titles?
A: USC (12)
June 20, 2017
Q:With 363 bombs in the green and gold, who is the Oakland Athletics’ all-time home run leader?
A: Mark McGwire
June 19, 2017
Q:After attending Eastern Kentucky for two years on a basketball scholarship, legendary sportscaster Dan Patrick transferred to which Ohio-based university to pursue a career in broadcast journalism?
A: University of Dayton
June 16, 2017
Q: Who was the last player to steal six bases in a game?
A: Carl Crawford
June 15, 2017
Q: Prior to LeBron James going first overall in 2003, who was the last high school player to be drafted in the top ten?
A: Amar’e Stoudemire
June 14, 2017
Q: Dennis Rodman graduated from which NAIA university in 1986?
A: Southeastern Oklahoma State
June 13, 2017
Q: Which MLB player has been with their current team the longest?
A: Joe Mauer
June 12, 2017
Q: Fourteen-time Pro Bowler Tony Gonzalez averaged 6.8 points and 5.4 rebounds as a junior for which college basketball team?
A: University of California, Berkeley
June 9, 2017
Q: Who was the third leading scorer on the ’95-’96 Bulls?
A: Toni Kukoc
June 8, 2017
Q: Oklahoma’s had two Heisman winners in the Bob Stoops era. Name them.
A: Jason White (2003), Sam Bradford (2008)
June 7, 2017
Q: How many MVP awards did Mike Schmidt win?
June 6, 2017
Q: Who coached Ohio State’s basketball team before Thad Matta?
A: Jim O’Brien
June 5, 2017
Q: Which pitcher holds the record for the fewest pitches thrown in a complete game, finishing off the Mariners with 70 total pitches in 1988?
A: Jose Bautista, Orioles
June 2, 2017
Q: Who is the only other active player to have been included on seven consecutive Finals rosters?
A: James Jones
June 1, 2017
Q: Deron Williams’ final season (2004-2005) at Ilinois finished with a National Championship loss to UNC. Who led the Fighting Illini in points per game that year?
A: Luther Head
May 31, 2017
Q: Which two Nicaraguan pitchers have the most career wins? 108, 245 respectively.
A: Vicente Padilla, Dennis Martínez
May 30, 2017
Q: Who’s the all-time leading scorer in WNBA history?
A: Tina Thompson, 7,488 points
May 26, 2017
Q: Which pitcher boasts MLB’s highest ground ball percentage this season at a stunning 67.1%?
A: Dallas Keuchel
May 25, 2017
Q: Charles Barkley appeared in one NBA Finals as a member of the 1993 Phoenix Suns. Who coached that team?
A: Paul Westphal
May 24, 2017
Q: Ervin Santana’s 2011 no-hitter came against which team?
A: Cleveland Indians
May 23, 2017
Q: Who is the lowest NBA (not ABA) draft pick to win the NBA MVP award?
A: Steve Nash, No. 15 overall (1996)
May 22, 2017
Q: Which horse took home the first Triple Crown in 1919?
A: Sir Barton
May 19, 2017
Q: Who is the only player in NBA history to average more than four steals per game in a season?
A: Don Buse (4.12 steal per game)
May 18, 2017
Q: Before legendary shot-blocker Mark Eaton was selected by the Jazz in the fourth round of the 1982 NBA Draft, he was selected in the fourth round of the 1979 draft by which team?
A: Phoenix Suns
May 17, 2017
Q: Who was the last team to finish with the best record in their conference and then draft first overall, and who did they draft?
A: Los Angeles Lakers (1982), James Worthy
May 16, 2017
Q: At 5’8, who is the shortest pitcher in Major League Baseball today?
A: Marcus Stroman, Blue Jays
May 15, 2017
Q: There have only been five players in NBA history to record more than 10,000 career assists. John Stockton (No. 1), Jason Kidd (No. 2), Steve Nash (No. 3), Magic Johnson (No. 5), and this man at No. 4…
A: Mark Jackson, 10,334 assists
May 12, 2017
Q: Which country was GGG born in?
May 10, 2017
Q: Prior to Matt Harvey being drafted seventh overall in 2010, who was the last North Carolina Tar Heels pitcher to be drafted in the first round?
A: Alex White (2009)
May 9, 2017
Q: Of active major league hitters, who has the lowest career strikeout percentage at just 8.1%?
A: Nori Aoki
May 8, 2017
Q: What active player has earned the most money (in salary) over the course of his NBA career?
A: Dirk Nowitizki ($241.6m)
May 5, 2017
Q: Tony Parker currently ranks ninth on the all-time playoff scoring list. Who sandwiches him at No. 8 and No. 10?
A: Jerry West (8), Larry Bird (10)
May 4, 2017
Q: Who was the last Cal State Fresno alum to homer in an MLB game prior to Aaron Judge?
A: Casey McGehee
May 3, 2017
Q: Name one of the two players not named Wilt Chamberlain or Bill Russell to record 40 rebounds in a game.
A: Nate Thurmond, Jerry Lucas
May 2, 2017
Q: Who is the Cleveland Indians’ all-time home run leader with 337?
A: Jim Thome
May 1, 2017
Q: With 372 bombs in a Rangers uniform, which former Texas slugger holds the team record for most home runs?
A: Juan Gonzalez
April 18, 2017
Q: Tim Duncan’s the all-time leader in playoff minutes with 9,370, and LeBron James has the most of any current player with 8,363. Which guard is No. 2 behind LeBron on the list of current-player playoff minutes with 7,480?
A: Tony Parker
April 13, 2017
Q: Who did Marshawn Lynch back up while he was a freshman at Cal??
A: J.J. Arrington
April 12, 2017
Q: Who averaged more points per game through six seasons: Isaiah Thomas or Isiah Thomas?
A: Isiah Thomas
April 11, 2017
Q: Who are the only four players in PGA Tour history to earn more than $50 million in prize money?
A: Tiger Woods ($110m), Phil Mickelson ($81.5m), Vijay Singh ($70.5m), and Jim Furyk ($67m)
April 10, 2017
Q: Of the NBA players atop the “most career personal fouls” list, all of the top 15 are centers or power forwards. What guard is first to appear on the list at No. 16 with 3,942 fouls?
A: John Stockton
April 9, 2017
Q: Aside from Sergio Garcia, who are the only two Spaniards to win The Masters?
A: Seve Ballesteros, Jose Maria Olazabal
April 6, 2017
Q: Besides Ryan Howard, three players in the 21st century have won both Rookie of the Year and MVP awards. Name them.
A: Albert Pujols, Ichiro Suzuki, Dustin Pedroia
April 5, 2017
Q: George Springer was drafted 11th overall by the Astros in 2011. Who did the Padres take right before him at number ten?
A: Cory Spangenberg
April 4, 2017
Q: Three sluggers have hit eight career home runs on Opening Day. Name two of them…
A: Frank Robinson, Ken Griffey Jr., Adam Dunn
April 3, 2017
Q: Who holds the all-time record for most home runs hit while playing the position of pitcher with 37?
A: Wes Ferrell
March 31, 2017
Q: Frank Martin’s coaching career began at Miami High School where he coached future NBAers such as Steve Blake and which longtime Heat forward?
A: Udonis Haslem
March 30, 2017
Q: Whose Mets single-season saves record did Jeurys Familia shatter with his 51 in 2016??
A: Armando Benitez
March 29, 2017
Q: According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Nick Price (1992 PGA Championship) and Jack Nicklaus (1964 Tournament of Champions) hold the record for “longest made putt in a major tournament” at 110 feet. However, when the PGA introduced ShotLink in 2003 to track the length of every shot, one player sunk an 111’5″ putt in 2008. Who is that player?
A: Craig Barlow — 2008 Buick Open, Round 4, No. 1
March 28, 2017
Q: What point guard did the Washington Bullets take with their first pick (No. 12 overall) in the 1987 NBA Draft?
A: Muggsy Bogues
March 27, 2017
Q: John Wooden has the most NCAA championships in NCAA history (ten) and Coach K is second with five — which coach is third on the list with four national titles under his proverbial belt?
A: Adolph Rupp (1948, ’49, ’51, and ’58)
March 24, 2017
Q: Prior to Jake Arrieta who was the last TCU alum to pitch in the World Series?
A: Brandon Finnegan (Royals)
March 23, 2017
Q: Name the three current MLB All-Star second basemen who attended Arizona State.
A: Dustin Pedroia, Ian Kinsler, Jason Kipnis
March 22, 2017
Q: Which small forward from Florida State was taken by the Wizards with the No. 18 overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft?
A: Chris Singleton
March 21, 2017
Q: LaVar Ball played professionally for which NFL Europe team in 1995?
A: London Monarchs
March 20, 2017
Q: What is the only year in NCAA tournament history where all No. 1 seeds made the Final Four?
March 17, 2017
Q: How old is Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton?
A: Hamilton is 68. Dude looks 42…
March 15, 2017
Q: In 2000, Curt Schilling was traded by the Phillies to the Diamondbacks for four players. Name three of the four…
A: Travis Lee, Omar Daal, Vicente Padilla, Nelson Figueroa
March 14, 2017
Q: Ezekiel Elliott attended Ohio State, but grew up and went to high school in which state?
A: Missouri. His father was a linebacker and his mother was a track and field star at the University of Missouri.
March 13, 2017
Q: Now that Northwestern has officially made the NCAA tournament, which Power 5 conference school inherits the longest tournament drought with 26 years sans dancing?
March 10, 2017
Q: Aside from Mike Glennon, name the three other active NFL QBs who went to NC State?
A: Philip Rivers, Jacoby Brissett, and Russell Wilson
March 9, 2017
Q: Who is the only other current NFL player to have attended to Tony Romo’s alma mater Eastern Illinois University?
A: Jimmy Garoppolo
March 8, 2017
Q: Name one of the two teams with the lowest winning percentage ever to get a tourney invite…
A: Villanova 1991 & Georgia 2001 (both 16-14)
March 7, 2017
Q: Who set the MLB record for doubles in a season with 67 two-baggers in 1931?
A: Earl Webb
March 6, 2017
Q: What country won the gold medal in men’s basketball at the 2004 Olympics?
March 3, 2017
Q: In 2015 Brandon Marshall set the Jets single-season record for receiving yards with 1,502. Whose record did he break?
A: Don Maynard
March 1, 2017
Q: Who is the only current NBA player born in the Bahamas?
A: Buddy Hield
February 28, 2017
Q: Who holds the NBA regular season record for most four-point plays with 49?
A: Jamal Crawford
February 27, 2017
Q: Who is the only NBA player to block 17 shots in a game?
A: Elmore Smith (Lakers, 1973)
February 24, 2017
Q: Prior to Doug McDermott, who was the last NBA player to be drafted out of Creighton?
A: Kyle Korver
February 23, 2017
Q: Bojan Bogdanovic is one of four active NBA players from which European country?
A: Bosnia and Herzegovina
February 22, 2017
Q: How much did Jerry Buss pay when he bought the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, the Great Western Forum, and a 13,000 acre ranch in the Sierra Nevada Mountains from Jack Kent Cooke in 1979?
A: $67.5 million
February 21, 2017
Q: John Wall was selected with the No. 1 pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, Demarcus Cousins was selected at No. 5. What players were selected with picks 2-4?
A: Evan Turner (Philly), Derrick Favors (Utah), Wesley Johnson (Minnesota)
February 17, 2017
Q: Immediately after being drafted by the Sonics, Glen Davis was traded along with Ray Allen to the Celtics for Delonte West and what longtime T-Wolves sharpshooter?
A: Wally Szczerbiak
February 16, 2017
Q: Who did the Cavaliers (they traded the pick to Dallas) select with the No. 34 pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, one spot before the Warriors selected Draymond Green?
A: Jae Crowder
February 15, 2017
Q: Two additional players were shipped to Minnesota in the Wiggins-Love trade — who were they?
A: Anthony Bennett and Thaddeus Young (Sixers)
February 14, 2017
Q: Who is the highest-paid player in NBA history (just salary, no endorsements) with $343.3 million in career earnings?
A: Kevin Garnett
February 13, 2017
Q: Out of the NHL, MLB, NBA, and NFL, there are nine team names that do not end in the letter “s”. List them…
A: Heat, Magic, Jazz, Thunder, Red Sox, White Sox, Lightning, Avalanche, Wild.
February 10, 2017
Q: Who holds the Duke basketball record for most points scored in a game? Hint: the record was set in 1988 against Miami
A: Danny Ferry (58)
February 9, 2017
Q: Only five NBA players have ever scored above 70 points in a game. Who are they?
A: Wilt Chamberlain (six times), Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, Elgin Baylor, and David Robinson
February 8, 2017
Q: Which famous college coach gave Glenn Rivers the nickname “Doc”?
A: Rick Majerus
February 7, 2017
Q: What two Kansas basketball players were selected in the first round of the 2003 NBA Draft?
A: Kirk Hinrich (No. 7) and Nick Collison (No. 11)
February 6, 2017
Q: Terrell Davis backed up which future San Francisco 49ers star at the University of Georgia before taking over the starting job as a junior?
A: Garrison Hearst
February 3, 2017
Q: What other Pro Bowl punter came out of Pat McAfee’s alma mater West Virginia?
(Hint: he retired as a Bronco in 2007 after 13 seasons with various teams)
A: Todd Sauerbrun
February 2, 2017
Q: Who was the second quarterback taken after Michael Vick in the 2001 NFL Draft?
A: Drew Brees (32nd overall)
February 1, 2017
Q: What Mavericks forward set the NBA record in 1997 by fouling out in three minutes of playing time against the Bulls?
A: Bubba Wells
January 31, 2017
Q: Who did the Cardinals select in the first round (fifth overall) in the 1998 MLB Draft?
A: JD Drew
January 30, 2017
Q: On the PGA Tour career wins list, the top 13 players are all from the United States. What still active foreign-born player, with 34 career victories, is No. 14 on the list?
A: Vijay Singh
January 27, 2017
Q: Who won the Best Hands competition at the 2007 Pro Bowl?
A: Chad Johnson
January 26, 2017
Q: Before 2017, who was the only female tennis player 36+ to play for a Grand Slam title?
A: Martina Navratilova
January 25, 2017
Q: Two American women not-named Serena or Venus Williams won the 2000, 2001, and 2002 Australian Open titles. Who are they?
A: Lindsay Davenport (2000) and Jennifer Capriati (2001, 2002)
January 24, 2017
Q: Who is the only player in MLB history to be on five different rosters in one season?
A: Jose Bautista
January 23, 2017
Q: Which current NFL receiver is West Virginia’s all-time leader in receptions?
A: Tavon Austin
January 20, 2017
Q: Russell Westbrook spent his freshman year at UCLA playing behind what current NBA player?
A: Darren Collison
January 19, 2017
Q: The last three winners of the Ray Guy Award, the award for the USA’s best collegiate punter, came from which country?
January 18, 2017
Q: What’s the all time winningest college football program with 915 total victories?
A: University of Michigan
January 17, 2017
Q: Who is the NHL’s all-time leader in penalty minutes?
A: Dave “Tiger Williams (3966)
January 13, 2017
Q: Brian Jordan’s one All-Star season came in 1999 while playing for which team?
A: Atlanta Braves
January 12, 2017
Q: As a player, Jerry Dipoto racked up 19 saves for which National League team?
A: Colorado Rockies
January 11, 2017
Q: Who did the Cavs take with the No. 12 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft (one pick before Kobe Bryant)?
A: Vitaly Potapenko
January 10, 2017
Q: Who was the Buffalo Bills starting quarterback the last time they made the playoffs (1999)?
A: Doug Flutie
January 9, 2017
Q: Who (besides Kristaps Porzingis) is the only Latvian-born player in the NBA?
A: Davis Bertans (Spurs)
January 6, 2017
Q: Who is the second active leader in career three-point shooting percentage behind Steph Curry?
A: Steve Novak
January 5, 2017
Q: At what age was Lionel Messi signed by FC Barcelona?
January 4, 2017
Q: Where did Zach Zenner attend college?
A: South Dakota State
January 3, 2017
Q: Of the running backs in NFL history with 500 rushing attempts, Michael Haddix has the lowest yards-per-attempt average in league history at 3.01. Who has the second worst average in league history?
A: Trent Richardson
December 23, 2016
Q: What NFL franchise has lost the most regular season games on Christmas Day (3)?
A: Dallas Cowboys
December 22, 2016
Q: Who was the youngest person (at 14 years, 5 months, and 18 days) to make the PGA tour?
A: Guan Tianlang, at the 2013 Masters
December 21, 2016
Q: Troy Aikman started his career at which university before transferring to UCLA?
A: University of Oklahoma
December 20, 2016
Q: In 1989, Don Zimmer won NL Manager of the Year after guiding which team to a 93-69 record?
A: Chicago Cubs
December 19, 2016
Q: Which three players were selected above Russell Westbrook in the 2008 NBA Draft?
A: Derrick Rose, Michael Beasley, and OJ Mayo
December 16, 2016
Q: What former NBA player holds the record for the most points scored on Christmas Day at 383?
A: Kobe Bryant
December 15, 2016
Q: The Arizona Cardinals came into existence in 1898 in what American city?
December 14, 2016
Q: Besides Klay Thompson, who is the only other Washington State alum to currently play in the NBA?
A: Aron Baynes
December 13, 2016
Q: Joe Flacco transferred to the University of Delaware from which Pennsylvania school?
December 12, 2016
Q: Who has the most holes in one in PGA history?
A: Hal Sutton, 10
December 9, 2016
Q: What boxer was portrayed in two different movies in 2016, once as the protagonist and once as the antagonist??
A: Roberto Duran in Hands of Stone (played by Edgar Ramirez) and Bleed for This (played by Edwin Rodriguez)
December 8, 2016
Q: The 2012 trade that sent Bynum to the 76ers, sent Dwight Howard to the Lakers, and Andre Igoudala where?
A: Denver Nuggets
December 7, 2016
Q: Chris Sale played with future MLB pitchers Jacob Barnes, Corey Coleman, and Richard Bleier at which Florida university?
A: Florida Gulf Coast University
December 6, 2016
Q: Only three active MLB players have more than 100 triples — name two of the three…
A: Carl Crawford, Jimmy Rollins, Jose Reyes
December 5, 2016
Q: The Chargers drafted Eli Manning No. 1 overall in 2005 and traded him for the No. 2 overall pick (Philip Rivers), and the No. 12 overall pick. Who did San Diego select at No. 12?
A: Shawne Merriman
December 2, 2016
Q: With a net worth of $21.6 billion, who is the richest owner in professional sports?
A: Steve Ballmer (Clippers)
December 1, 2016
Q: Which tennis player set the record in 2012 for the fastest serve in tennis history at 163.7 mph (263.4 kph)?
A: Samuel Groth (Australia)
November 30, 2016
Q: At 515 yards, what player hit the longest recorded drive in PGA history?
A: Mike Austin in 1974 at the US Senior National Open Qualifier
November 29, 2016
Q: Who was the first player ever drafted in the WNBA?
A: Dena Head
November 28, 2016
Q:Warrick Dunn was the 14th overall pick out of Florida State in the 1997 NFL Draft. What offensive tackle out of Ohio State was selected No.1?
A: Orlando Pace
November 23, 2016
Q: True or False: Liam Neeson played professional football (soccer) in Ireland before embarking on his acting career?
A: True. Neeson played one professional game for Bohemian F.C. as a substitute.
November 22, 2016
Q: Who was the first head coach in Houston Texans history?
A: Dom Capers
November 21, 2016
Q: Jim Tressel was head coach at which Ohio-based university before taking over at Ohio State in 2001?
A: Youngstown State
November 18, 2016
Q: True of False: Kirk Herbstreit was drafted in the seventh round by the New York Giants…
A: False. Herbstreit was not drafted out of Ohio State and went immediately into broadcasting.
November 17, 2016
Q: According to the 1989 teen movie classic Say Anything, what was “the sport of the future?”
November 16, 2016
Q: After playing point guard for UNC Wilmington and Clarion University (PA), John Calipari’s first coaching gig came at this Midwest university in 1982?
November 15, 2016
Q: What Nigerian holds the NBA’s all-time record for blocks at 3,830?
A: Hakeem Olajuwon
November 14, 2016
Q: What high school teammate of Mike Moustakas (Chatsworth High, CA) was drafted 12th overall in 2007?
A: Matt Dominguez
November 10, 2016
Q: Stephen A. Smith received a basketball scholarship to attend which historically black school in North Carolina?
A: Winston-Salem State University
November 9, 2016
Q: Before becoming a head coach, Sean Miller was a point guard for what current ACC team?
A: University of Pittsburgh
November 8, 2016
Q: What 19-year-old New Zealand native is the No.1 female golfer in the world?
A: Lydia Ko
November 7, 2016
Q: What year was the NBA established?
November 4, 2016
Q: At 5’11, who is the shortest quarterback to ever win a Super Bowl?
A: Russell Wilson
November 3, 2016
Q: The antitrust lawsuit filed by this player (settled in 1976) resulted in NBA free agency…
A: Oscar Robertson
November 2, 2016
Q: The Indians traded which gritty sinkerballer to the Cardinals (in a three-way trade with San Diego) to acquire Corey Kluber in 2010?
A: Jake Westbrook
November 1, 2016
Q: Jim Harbaugh’s first coaching job came as an assistant for which (current) Conference USA school in 1994?
A: Western Kentucky
Q: The Cubs acquired (stole) Anthony Rizzo and Zach Cates from the Padres in 2012 for Kyung-Min Na and __________?
A: Andrew Cashner
October 28, 2016
Q: Kyle Schwarber was a finalist for the Johnny Bench Award (best college catcher) at which Big Ten university?
October 27, 2016
Q: What two pitchers did the Athletics acquire when they traded Addison Russell, outfielder Billy McKinney and righthander Dan Straily to the Cubs in 2014?
A: Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hamme
October 26, 2016
Q: Where did Game 1 Indians starter Corey Kluber attend college?
A: Stetson University (FL)
October 25, 2016
Q: Who has the most passing yards in the history of Arizona State football?
A: Andrew Walter (’01-’04)
October 24, 2016
Q: After Tiger and Phil Mickelson, who is #3 in prize money all-time on the PGA Tour?
A: Vijay Singh
October 21, 2016
Q: Which university gave Rick Pitino his first head coaching job in 1978?
A: Boston U.
October 20, 2016
Q: Who are the three Australian citizens to be drafted #1 overall in the NBA?
A: Andrew Bogut, Kyrie Irving, Ben Simmons
October 19, 2016
Q: Jason Williams starred on his high school basketball and football teams with what future Hall of Fame NFL wide receiver?
A: Randy Moss
October 18, 2016
Q: Who was Toronto’s leadoff hitter the last time the last time the Blue Jays won the World Series?
A: Rickey Henderson
October 17, 2016
Q: Chip Kelly was offensive coordinator at what university before accepting the offsensive coordinator position at Oregon in 2007?
A: University of New Hampshire
October 14, 2016
Q: Where did Joe Johnson (basketball) attend college?
A: University of Arkansas