Connecticut has a pedigree but hasn’t made a deep run since 2014. Florida Atlantic plays in a small gym on a campus that’s an owl sanctuary. San Diego State got in on a free throw. And Miami’s coach likes his self-help advice.
Majority leadership of both legislative houses of the New York government released proposed budget resolutions on Tuesday that include endorsements for a plan to loan the New York Racing Association hundreds of millions of dollars so that the association can remodel Belmont Park.
While there are a number of horses entered in the Arkansas Derby (G1) April 1 at Oaklawn Park off impressive efforts, Angel of Empire is the only 3-year-old in the expected field of 11 to register a stakes victory in his previous effort.
Having already sketched her name into headlines numerous times, Wet Paint will look for additional merit when she returns to Oaklawn Park April 1 for the $600,000 Fantasy Stakes (G3), a 1 1/16 mile event for 3-year-old fillies.