Scoreboard: Nov. 28

November 28, 2012 

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BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE—Suspended Philadelphia C Carlos Ruiz 25 games for a violation of the Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Agreed to terms with RHP Scott Feldman on a one-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BALTIMORE RAVENS—Placed DB Anthony Levine on injured reserve.

CAROLINA PANTHERS—Placed DT Ron Edwards on injured reserve. Signed DT Frank Kearse from the practice squad.

CHICAGO BEARS—Signed OL Andre Gurode. Waived DT Amobi Okoye. Released WR Raymond Radway and G Chris Riley from the practice squad. Signed OL Derek Dennis and WR Dale Moss to the practice squad.

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Released C Scott Wedige and LB Ben Jacobs from the practice squad. Signed OT Dan Knapp and TE Bryce Davis to the practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS—Signed DE Ryan Davis to the practice squad.

HOUSTON TEXANS—Released RB Davin Meggett. Signed LB Cameron Collins.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed RB Jordan Todman from the practice squad and RB Joe Banyard to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Placed OT Bryce Harris on injured reserve. Signed TE Michael Higgins from the practice squad.

NEW YORK GIANTS—Signed RB Ryan Torain and RB Kregg Lumpkin. Released OL Selvish Capers.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES—Released DE Jason Babin.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS—Agreed to terms with LB NaVorro Bowman on a five-year contract extension.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Released QB Josh Portis from the practice squad. Signed WR Phil Bates to the practice squad.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Placed S Cody Grimm and T Jeremy Trueblood on injured reserve. Claimed WR/KR David Gilreath off waivers from Pittsburgh. Released G Chris Scott from the practice squad. Signed S Sean Baker to the practice squad.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Re-signed OL Kyle DeVan. Placed RB Darren Evans on injured reserve.

COLLEGE

BIG EAST CONFERENCE—Announced Tulane is joining for all sports and East Carolina for football for the 2014-15 academic year.

SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE—Fined Mississippi $5,000 after fans rushed the field following the football team's victory over Mississippi State on Saturday.

KENTUCKY—Named Mark Stoops football coach.

SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI—Announced football coach Ellis Johnson will not be retained.

TULSA—Placed athletic director Ross Parmley on leave. Named university executive vice president Kevan Buck acting athletics director.

Basketball

NBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Brooklyn 9 4 .692 —

New York 9 4 .692 —

Philadelphia 9 6 .600 1

Boston 8 6 .571 1½

Toronto 3 12 .200 7

Southeast Division

Miami 10 3 .769 —

Atlanta 8 4 .667 1½

Charlotte 7 6 .538 3

Orlando 5 8 .385 5

Washington 0 12 .000 9½

Central Division

Milwaukee 7 5 .583 —

Chicago 6 7 .462 1½

Indiana 6 8 .429 2

Detroit 4 11 .267 4½

Cleveland 3 12 .200 5½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Oklahoma City 11 4 .733 —

Denver 8 7 .533 3

Utah 8 7 .533 3

Portland 6 8 .429 4½

Minnesota 5 7 .417 4½

Northwest Division

Golden State 8 6 .571 —

L.A. Clippers 8 6 .571 —

L.A. Lakers 7 7 .500 1

Phoenix 7 8 .467 1½

Sacramento 4 9 .308 3½

Pacific Division

L.A. Clippers 8 5 .615 —

Golden State 8 6 .571 ½

L.A. Lakers 7 7 .500 1½

Phoenix 6 8 .429 2½

Sacramento 4 9 .308 4

Tuesday's games

Phoenix 91, Cleveland 78

Philadelphia 100, Dallas 98

Houston 117, Toronto 101

Minnesota at Sacramento (n)

Indiana at L.A. Lakers (n)

Wednesday's games

San Antonio at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Portland at Washington, 7 p.m.

Brooklyn at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Charlotte at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Toronto at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Utah at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Houston at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

New York at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Rockets 117, Raptors 101

TORONTO (101) — McGuire 0-1 0-0 0, Bargnani 8-12 2-2 21, Valanciunas 5-10 2-3 12, Lowry 3-10 1-1 7, DeRozan 5-10 2-3 12, Ross 9-17 0-0 19, Calderon 4-9 0-0 12, Davis 5-6 2-2 12, Johnson 2-5 0-1 4, Kleiza 0-1 0-0 0, Lucas 1-5 0-0 2, Gray 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 42-86 9-12 101.

HOUSTON (117) — Parsons 7-13 2-2 18, Patterson 7-14 6-7 22, Asik 6-9 1-2 13, Lin 7-9 1-2 16, Harden 9-19 2-3 24, Morris 4-6 1-1 11, Smith 1-5 3-4 5, Douglas 1-4 0-0 3, Cook 2-4 0-0 5, Jones 0-0 0-0 0, Motiejunas 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 44-83 16-21 117.

Toronto 23 28 28 22—101

Houston 29 32 38 18—117

Three-point goals—Toronto 8-23 (Calderon 4-8, Bargnani 3-4, Ross 1-4, Lucas 0-2, Johnson 0-2, Lowry 0-3), Houston 13-26 (Harden 4-8, Morris 2-3, Patterson 2-4, Parsons 2-4, Cook 1-2, Lin 1-2, Douglas 1-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Toronto 44 (Lowry 8), Houston 47 (Asik 18). Assists—Toronto 25 (Calderon 7), Houston 30 (Harden 12). Total fouls—Toronto 15, Houston 15. A—12,907 (18,023).

College Men

Tuesday's Games

SEC

Alabama 75 Lamar 47

Mississippi St. 60 Alcorn St. 42

STATE

Cincinnati Christian 71 Ky. Christian 55

Montreat Anderson Alice Lloyd (n)

TOP 25

No. 14 North CarolinaNo. 1 Indiana (n)

No. 3 Michigan 79No. 18 N.C. State 72

Texas SouthernNo. 19 Colorado (n)

No. 21 Minnesota 77 Florida St. 68

Wednesday's Games

(All times p.m.)

OVC—Morehead St. at Marshall, 7; Delaware St. at Eastern Ky., 7; Berea at Austin Peay, 8; Tenn. Tech at Loyola Chicago, 8; Central Ark. at Eastern Ill., 8

STATE—Transylvania at Centre, 7; Grove City at Thomas More, 7:30; St. Andrews at Union, 7:30; Hiwassee at Asbury, 8

TOP 25No. 13 Michigan St. at Miami (Fla.), 7:30; Boise St. at No. 11 Creighton, 8; Mercer at No. 25 New Mexico, 9; Ga. Tech at No. 22 Illinois, 9; No. 4 Ohio St. at No. 2 Duke, 9:30; UC Irvine at No. 24 UNLV, 10; Northern Ariz. at No. 9 Arizona, 10

College Women

Tuesday's Games

(All times p.m.)

SEC

Mississippi 62 Mississippi Valley St. 60

STATE

Bellarmine 74 Berea 33

Bethel 89 Brescia 62

Cincinnati Christian 92 Ky. Christian 82 (OT)

Cumberlands 76 Columbia 63

Hanover 74 Centre 72

Northern Ky. 66 Youngstown St. 64

Pikeville 71 Alice Lloyd 64

Transylvania 77 Spalding 70

TOP 25

No. 3 Baylor 89 Rice 49

No. 24 Iowa St. 87 Drake 45

bellarmine 74, berea 33

BEREA (1-6) — Romine 17, Parks 6, Walker 4, Householder 4, Burks 2.

BELLARMINE (4-1) — Greenwell 18, Lamb 9, Montano 8, Osen 6, Clemons 6, Hamilton 4, Isabel 3, Brady 2, Hawkins 2, Goodin 2, Jones 2, Galvin 1.

Halftime—Bellarmine 48-16.

cumberlands 76, columbia 63

COLUMBIA — English 25, Abreu 19, Corpening 1, Ingrum 1, Teeple 13, Allphin 4.

CUMBERLANDS — Herman 16, Bicane 18, Mullins 7, Alexander 9, Foster 9, Haye 4, Salyers 11, Moss 2.

Halftime—Cumberlands 40-30.

Hanover 74, Centre 72

HANOVER (3-0) — Prater 23, Gahimer 4, Watson 11, Hopkins 12, Weddle 7, Caudill 2, Malloy 7, Pahren 8.

CENTRE (1-5) — Benham 10, Baechle 13, Hartlage 8, Winstead 13, Mire 2, M. Winstead 4, Guy 5, Stough 6, Moore 11.

Halftime—Hanover 43-27.

Northern Ky. 66, Youngstown St. 64

YOUNGSTOWN ST. (4-1) — Flagg 2-6 3-4 8, Brown 8-15 4-6 21, Davis 5-10 1-1 11, Hornberger 1-7 0-0 3, Schlegel 3-10 8-19 15, Touvelle 2-6 0-2 6, Barger 0-2 0-0 0, Thompson 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 21-58 16-22 64.

NORTHERN KY. (1-4) — Hopper 4-5 3-4 11, Holton 4-6 0-0 9, Roush 9-12 2-2 24, Thacker 3-13 1-2 8, Gayheart 2-5 0-0 6, Doss 3-8 0-0 6, Gerrety 1-3 0-0 2, Hamlet 0-5 0-0 0. Totals 26-57 6-8 66.

Halftime—Northern Ky. 32-31. Three-point goals—Youngstown St. 6-27 (Touvelle 2-5, Flagg 1-2, Brown 1-5, Hornberger 1-6, Schlegel 1-3, Davis 0-3, Thompson 0-2, Barger 0-1), Northern Ky. 8-21 (Roush 4-6, Gayheart 2-3, Holton 1-2, Thacker 1-5, Hamlet 0-3, Doss 0-1, Gerrety 0-1). Fouled out—Yougnstown St., Davis 5; Northern Ky., Hopper 5. Rebounds—Youngstown St. 34 (Brown 15), Northern Ky. 38 (Roush 8). Assists—Youngstown St. 9 (Davis 5), Northern Ky. 15 (Thacker 4). Total fouls—Youngstown St. 15, Northern Ky. 21. Technicals—None. A—1,128.

Pikeville 71, Alice Lloyd 64

PIKEVILLE (2-4) — Haney 6, Roberts 16, Conley 10, Tunnell 6, Johnson 15, Day 3, Wright 10, J. Haney 2, Jackson 3.

ALICE LLOYD (6-4) — Booth 15, Nickell 14, Crowder 7, Hickson 14, McDaniel 6, Hack 2, Brown 2, Smith 4.

Halftime—Pikeville 41-25.

Transylvania 77, Spalding 70

TRANSYLVANIA (3-1) — Webb 2-6 4-4 8, Smith 5-8 6-6 16, Coffman 9-13 6-8 29, Botkin 3-9 1-2 7, McKenzie 3-5 5-5 11, Gillespie 1-1 0-0 2, Dobson 0-0 2-2 2, Lucas 1-2 0-0 2, Moreland 0-0 0-0 0, Thomas 0-0 0-0 0, Colliver 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 24-45 24-27 77.

SPALDING (2-1) — Hayes 6-12 6-6 22, Harrod 3-12 8-12 15, Ash 3-6 1-2 7, Washle 4-9 1-2 9, Guy 2-7 4-4 8, Roarx 1-1 0-0 2, Dennison 1-2 0-0 3, Fears 1-3 0-0 2, Baker 1-1 0-0 2, Douglas 0-0 0-0 0, Smith 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 22-53 20-26 70.

Halftime—Spalding 32-31. Three-point goals—Transylvania 5-8 (Coffman 5-6, Webb 0-2), Spalding 6-21 (Hayes 4-9, Harrod 1-6, Dennison 1-1, Ash 0-2, Washle 0-2, Fears 0-1). Fouled out—Spalding, Harrod 5. Rebounds—Transylvania 28 (Smith, Botkin 6), Spalding 28 (Harrod 6). Assists—Transylvania 13 (Webb 7), Spalding 8 (Hayes, Roarx, Dennison 2). Total fouls—Transylvania 20, Spalding 20. Technicals—Spalding, Guy. A—105.

Wednesday's Games

(All times p.m. unless noted)

SEC—Miami (Ohio) at No. 9 Kentucky, 11 a.m.; Furman at No. 8 Georgia, 7; Drexel at South Carolina, 7; Middle Tennessee St. at No. 16 Tennessee, 7; Savannah St. at Mississippi St., 8; Auburn at Tulane, 8; Austin Peay at Vanderbilt, 8

STATE—Oglethorpe vs. Transylvania at Huntingdon, 10 a.m.; Grove City at Thomas More, 5:30; St. Andrews at Transylvania, 5:30; Hiwassee at Asbury, 6; Eastern Ky. at No. 7 Louisville, 7; Morehead St. at Cincinnati, 7

TOP 25No. 4 Duke at Michigan, 7; No. 15 Ohio St. at No. 22 North Carolina, 7; Ga. Tech at No. 14 Purdue, 7; No. 23 Dayton at Wright St., 7; Colgate at No. 2 Connecticut, 7; Grambling St. at No. 20 Kansas, 8; Texas St. at No. 18 Oklahoma St., 8; No. 11 Maryland at No. 21 Nebraska, 8

Middle School Girls

At Beaumont

A: Beaumont 36, Leestown 22

B: Beaumont 22, Leestown 11

At Bryan Station

A: Bryan Station 33, Jessie Clark 28

B: Jessie Clark 37, Bryan Station 33

At Crawford

A: Edyth J. Hayes 44, Crawford 8

B: Edyth J. Hayes 46, Crawford 2

At Tates Creek

A: Morton 29, Tates Creek 28

B: Morton 25, Tates Creek 24

At Winburn

A: LTMS 48, Winburn 17

B: LTMS 43, Winburn 14

Football

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W-L-T Pct PF PA

New England 8-3 .727 407 244

Miami 5-6 .455 211 226

N.Y. Jets 4-7 .364 221 290

Buffalo 4-7 .364 243 319

South

Houston 10-1 .909 327 211

Indianapolis 7-4 .636 230 273

Tennessee 4-7 .364 238 335

Jacksonville 2-9 .182 188 308

North

Baltimore 9-2 .818 283 219

Pittsburgh 6-5 .545 231 210

Cincinnati 6-5 .545 282 247

Cleveland 3-8 .273 209 248

West

Denver 8-3 .727 318 221

San Diego 4-7 .364 245 237

Oakland 3-8 .273 218 356

Kansas City 1-10 .091 161 301

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W-L-T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 7-4 .636 305 226

Washington 5-6 .455 295 285

Dallas 5-6 .455 242 262

Philadelphia 3-8 .273 184 282

South

Atlanta 10-1 .909 294 216

Tampa Bay 6-5 .545 310 254

New Orleans 5-6 .455 308 304

Carolina 3-8 .273 214 265

North

Chicago 8-3 .727 277 175

Green Bay 7-4 .636 273 245

Minnesota 6-5 .545 248 249

Detroit 4-7 .364 267 280

West

San Francisco 8-2 .773 276 155

Seattle 6-5 .545 219 185

St. Louis 4-6-1 .409 205 254

Arizona 4-7 .364 180 227

Monday's game

Carolina 30, Philadelphia 22

Thursday's game

New Orleans at Atlanta, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 2

Seattle at Chicago, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

San Francisco at St. Louis, 1 p.m.

Carolina at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

Houston at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Arizona at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Indianapolis at Detroit, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

New England at Miami, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Denver, 4:05 p.m.

Cleveland at Oakland, 4:25 p.m.

Cincinnati at San Diego, 4:25 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 4:25 p.m.

Philadelphia at Dallas, 8:20 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 3

N.Y. Giants at Washington, 8:30 p.m.

Panthers 30, Eagles 22

Monday's game

Carolina 14 0 7 9—30

Philadelphia 3 12 7 0—22

First quarter: Phi—FG Henery 36, 11:12. Car—Barnidge 24 pass from Newton (Gano kick), 6:12. Car—LaFell 43 pass from Newton (Gano kick), 3:36. Second quarter: Phi—FG Henery 41, 14:15. Phi—Brown 65 run (pass failed), 10:56. Phi—FG Henery 45, 3:20. Third quarter: Car—Newton 1 run (Gano kick), 9:13. Phi—Brown 5 run (Henery kick), 3:30. Fourth quarter: Car—FG Gano 23, 12:40. Car—Newton 2 run (kick failed), 4:40.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Carolina, Newton 14-52, Stewart 8-27, D.Williams 11-21, LaFell 1-6, Tolbert 1-3. Philadelphia, Brown 19-178, Lewis 5-24, Jackson 1-2, Foles 1-0.

PASSING—Carolina, Newton 18-28-0-306. Philadelphia, Foles 16-21-0-119.

RECEIVING—Carolina, Smith 4-60, Olsen 4-50, LaFell 3-74, Murphy 2-65, Tolbert 2-24, Stewart 2-9, Barnidge 1-24. Philadelphia, Maclin 5-55, Brown 4-11, Celek 2-19, D.Johnson 2-13, Jackson 1-9, Cooper 1-7, Havili 1-5.

Golf

Professional

This week's tournaments

PGA TOUR

WORLD CHALLENGE

Where: Thousand Oaks, Calif.

When: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Sherwood Country Club (7,053 yards, par 72)

Purse: $5 million ($1 million to the winner)

TV: Golf (3-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 1-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday) and NBC-18 (3-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday).

Field: Keegan Bradley, Jason Day, Jason Dufner, Rickie Fowler, Jim Furyk, Dustin Johnson, Zach Johnson, Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Graeme McDowell, Ian Poulter, Webb Simpson, Brandt Snedeker, Steve Stricker, Bo Van Pelt, Nick Watney, Bubba Watson, Tiger Woods.

Last year: Woods won his own tournament for the fifth time for his first victory since the Australian Masters in November 2009. Zach Johnson was second a stroke back.

Notes: Woods also won in 2001, '04, '06 and '07. He won three PGA Tour titles this year to push his career total to 74. The event is his last of the year. ... McDowell won the 2010 tournament, beating Woods in a playoff.

SUNSHINE TOUR

NEDBANK CHALLENGE

Where: Sun City, South Africa

When: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Gary Player Country Club (7,590 yards, par 72)

Purse: $5 million ($1.25 million to the winner)

TV: Golf (9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday; 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday)

Field: Nicolas Colsaerts, Peter Hanson, Paul Lawrie, Garth Mulroy, Carl Pettersson, Charl Schwartzel, Bill Haas, Martin Kaymer, Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen, Justin Rose, Lee Westwood.

Last year: Westwood won for the second straight year, shooting a course-record 62 in the third round en route to a two-stroke victory over Robert Karlsson.

Soccer

College

NCAA Tournament

(All times p.m.; games listed in bracket order;)

Quarterfinals

At Hoover, Ala.

Nov. 30: Indiana vs. North Carolina, 6

Dec. 2: Creighton vs. Connecticut, 1

Dec. 1: Georgetown vs. San Diego, 1

Dec. 1: Louisville vs. Maryland, 5

Volleyball

College

NCAA Tournament Pairings

(All times p.m. and EST;games listed in bracket order)

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND., REGION

FIRST ROUND

Friday, Nov. 30, at Penn St.

Penn St. vs. Binghamton, 7:30

Yale vs. Bowling Green, 5

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 7:30

Friday, Nov. 30, at Kentucky

Ohio St. vs. Notre Dame, 5

East Tennessee St. vs. Kentucky, 7:30

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 7

Friday, Nov. 30, at Florida St.

Florida St. vs. Hofstra, 6:30

Colorado St. vs. Purdue, 4:30

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 4:30

Friday, Nov. 30, at Minnesota

Creighton vs. Marquette, 5:30

Liberty vs. Minnesota, 7:30

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 7

BERKELEY, CALIF., REGION

FIRST ROUND

Friday, Nov. 30, at UCLA

UCLA vs. LIU-Brooklyn, 11

Michigan St. vs. San Diego, 8:30

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 10

Thursday, Nov. 29, at Louisville

Tennessee vs. Michigan, 5

Belmont vs. Louisville, 7:30

Friday, Nov. 30: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 7:30

Thursday, Nov. 29, at Iowa St.

Iowa St. vs. IPFW, 8:30

California vs. North Carolina, 6

Friday, Nov. 30: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 8:30

Friday, Nov. 30, at Stanford

Western Ky. vs. Loyola Marymount, 8:30

Jackson St. vs. Stanford, 11

Saturday, Dec. 1: Game one winner vs. game two winner, 10

Odds

Glantz-Culver Line

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Ohio 10 St. Bonaventure

at Wisconsin 10½ Virginia

at Youngstown St. 4½ Kent St.

Cleveland St. 1 at Ball St.

at Richmond 12½ William & Mary

at James Madison Pk George Washington

Temple 8 at Buffalo

Bradley 2½ at Central Mich.

at Clemson 6 Purdue

Michigan St. 2 at Miami

George Mason 4½ at Rhode Island

at North Texas 8 Texas-Arlington

at Wichita St. 15 Tulsa

at Southern Ill. 3 Fresno St.

at SMU 8 Utah

at Creighton 14 Boise St.

at UTEP 2½ New Mexico St.

at Illinois 9 Georgia Tech

at Penn St. 2½ Boston College

at Duke 6 Ohio St.

at UC Santa BarbaraPk Wyoming

at Washington St.6½ Idaho

at Nevada 13½ UC Davis

at UNLV 15 UC Irvine

at Stanford 19 Seattle

at Santa Clara 8½ Utah St.

at Washington 4½ St. Louis

at UCLA 16½ CS Northridge

at Marshall 11½ Morehead St.

Duquesne 4 at Appalachian St.

at Dayton 14 Weber St.

at Georgia Southern2½ Elon

at Furman PkWestern Carolina

at Iona 6 Niagara

UMass 8½ at Siena

at South Dakota St.15 North Dakota

at Loyola Chicago5 Tenn. Tech

BYU-x 4½ Montana

at Arizona 23½ Northern Ariz.

x-at Salt Lake City

NFL

Thursday's game

Favorite Open Today Underdog

at Atlanta 3½ 4 New Orleans

Sunday, Dec. 2

at Chicago 4 4 Seattle

at Green Bay 9 9 Minnesota

San Francisco 7 7 at St. Louis

at N.Y. Jets 3½ 4½ Arizona

Carolina 1 3 at Kansas City

at Detroit 4½ 4½ Indianapolis

at Buffalo 6 6 Jacksonville

New England 7 7½ at Miami

Houston 4½ 5½ at Tennessee

at Denver 6½ 7 Tampa Bay

at Baltimore Off Off Pittsburgh

at Oakland Off Off Cleveland

Cincinnati +1 1½ at San Diego

at Dallas 9 9 Philadelphia

Monday, Dec. 3

N.Y. Giants Pk 2½ at Washington

Off key—Pittsburgh QB questionable; Cleveland QB questionable.

NCAA Football

Thursday's game

Favorite Open Today Underdog

at Rutgers 2½ 3 Louisville

Friday's games

MAC Championship at Detroit

Northern Ill. 5 6 Kent St.

Pac-12 Championship

at Stanford 10½ 8½ UCLA

Saturday's games

Cincinnati 5½ 5 at UConn

Pittsburgh 5½ 6 at South Florida

Oklahoma 7 6½ at TCU

at Kansas St. 10½ 11½ Texas

Oklahoma St. 4½ 4½ at Baylor

Boise St. 8½ 9½ at Nevada

at West Virginia 20 20 Kansas

at Texas St. 12½ 13 New Mexico St.

at Arkansas St. 10½ 10 Middle Tenn.

La.-Lafayette 9½ 9½ at Fla. Atlantic

at Hawaii 3½ 6 South Alabama

Conference USA Championship

at Tulsa 1 1 Central Fla.

SEC Championship at Atlanta

Alabama 7½ 7 Georgia

ACC Championship at Charlotte, N.C.

Florida St. 13 14 Georgia Tech

Big Ten Championship at Indianapolis

Nebraska 3 3 Wisconsin

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