Scoreboard: March 11

March 11, 2013 

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BASEBALL

American League

HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned RHP Sam Demel and LHP Rudy Owens and reassigned 2B Delino DeShields, OF Jake Goebbert, OF Mark Krauss, OF George Springer and C Chris Wallace to their minor league camp.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Reassigned RHP Bryan Augenstein, RHP Nick Blackburn, RHP Alex Meyer, RHP Lester Oliveros and RHP Esmerling Vasquez to their minor league camp.

National League

NEW YORK METS — Optioned RHP Zack Wheeler, OF Cesar Puello, RHP Hansel Robles, RHP Collin McHugh, LHP Darin Gorski, INF Reese Havens, OF Juan Lagares, INF Wilfredo Tovar, RHP Gonzalez Germen and RHP Elvin Ramirez to their minor league camp.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Optioned LHP Jose De Paula and OF Rymer Liriano to San Antonio (TL). Reassigned RHP Johnny Barbato, RHP Wilfredo Boscan and C Austin Hedges to their minor league camp.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

DALLAS STARS — Assigned F Francis Wathier to Texas (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Returned F Jon Rheault to San Antonio (AHL) and F David Pacan from San Antonio to Cincinnati (ECHL).

WASHINTON CAPITALS — Assigned G Philipp Grubauer to Hershey (AHL).

WINNIPEG JETS — Traded F Spencer Machacek to Columbus for F Tomas Kubalik.

Auto racing

NASCAR

Sprint Cup: Kobalt Tools 400

At Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Lap length: 1.5 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (18) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 267 laps, 47 points.

2. (4) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 267, 44.

3. (1) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 267, 42.

4. (13) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 267, 41.

5. (16) Carl Edwards, Ford, 267, 39.

6. (3) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 267, 39.

7. (12) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 267, 37.

8. (11) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 267, 36.

9. (8) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 267, 35.

10. (17) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 267, 34.

11. (9) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 267, 33.

12. (21) Joey Logano, Ford, 267, 32.

13. (23) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 267, 32.

14. (15) Mark Martin, Toyota, 267, 30.

15. (6) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 267, 30.

16. (22) Aric Almirola, Ford, 267, 28.

17. (5) Greg Biffle, Ford, 267, 27.

18. (7) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 267, 27.

19. (25) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 267, 25.

20. (24) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 266, 24.

21. (27) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 266, 0.

22. (19) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 266, 22.

23. (36) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 266, 0.

24. (33) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 266, 20.

25. (10) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 266, 19.

26. (20) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 266, 18.

27. (2) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 265, 17.

28. (31) David Gilliland, Ford, 265, 16.

29. (30) Casey Mears, Ford, 265, 15.

30. (26) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 263, 14.

31. (29) David Ragan, Ford, 263, 13.

32. (38) David Stremme, Toyota, 261, 12.

33. (37) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 261, 11.

34. (32) David Reutimann, Toyota, 261, 10.

35. (43) Josh Wise, Ford, 260, 34.5.

36. (35) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, 259, 8.

37. (34) Ken Schrader, Ford, 258, 7.

38. (14) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, engine, 234, 6.

39. (28) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, engine, 217, 5.

40. (42) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 216, 0.

41. (40) Scott Speed, Ford, transmission, 143, 3.

42. (41) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, vibration, 66, 2.

43. (39) Michael McDowell, Ford, vibration, 21, 1.

Top 12 in points: 1. J.Johnson, 129; 2. Bra.Keselowski, 124; 3. D.Earnhardt Jr., 119; 4. D.Hamlin, 102; 5. C.Edwards, 98; 6. M.Martin, 95; 7. M.Kenseth, 93; 8. G.Biffle, 93; 9. C.Bowyer, 89; 10. A.Almirola, 88; 11. R.Stenhouse Jr., 87; 12. P.Menard, 82.

Baseball

major league

spring training

Sunday's games

Boston 6, Tampa Bay 2

Pittsburgh (ss) 7, Minnesota 4

Philadelphia 7, Houston 1

Detroit 2, Washington 1

N.Y. Mets 3, St. Louis 0

Miami 10, Atlanta 2

Pittsburgh (ss) 5, Baltimore 2

N.Y. Yankees 3, Toronto 0

Chicago Cubs 9, San Diego 3

Kansas City 17, L.A. Angels 11

Cincinnati 7, Chicago White Sox (ss) 3

San Francisco 6, Milwaukee 1

Oakland 7, Arizona 5

Texas 7, Cleveland 6

Chicago White Sox (ss) 11, Seattle 7

L.A. Dodgers 6, Colorado 1

Monday's Reds game

L.A. Dodgers vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 10:05 p.m.

College men

SEC

Louisville 8 Alabama 7 (10)

OVC

Morehead St. 10 Murray St. 9

Tennessee Tech 5 Eastern Ky. 4

STATE

Judson 14 Lindsey Wilson 2

Marshall 9-2 Northern Ky. 0-1

Western Ky. 7 VMI 2

Alabama 030 100 030 0—7 5 0

Louisville 001 310 200 1—8 13 1

Turnbull, Kamplain (5), Castillo (7), Guilbeau (8), Greer (9), Hawley (10), Wolfe (10) and Booth. Ruxer, Funkhouser (5), Ege (7), Philley (7), Kime (8), Filomeno (8), Burdi (9), McGrath (10) and Gibson. W—McGrath (2-0). L—Greer (1-1). 2B—Moore (A), Whiting (L). 3B—Whiting (L). HR—Booth (A), Moore (A), Engel (L),, Johnson (L).

Records — Louisville 12-2, Alabama 8-7

Murray St. 030 020 022— 9 11 0

Morehead St. 003 030 004—10 10 1

DeLeeuw, Downey (6), Handlin (7) and Linton. Keele, Cirbo (5), Anderson (8), Duncan (9) and Robinson. W—Duncan (1-2). L—Handlin (1-3). 2B—Stetson (Mur), Eggenschwiler (Mur), Kizlowski (Mur), Wheeler 2 (Mur), Linton (Mur). 3B—Sweeney (Mor). HR—Mocahbee (Mor).

Records — Morehead St. 7-9, Murray St. 6-9

Tennessee Tech 020 200 001—5 8 0

Eastern Ky. 100 200 001—4 7 1

Honea, Lucio (4) and Parris. Cobb, Creamer (7), Scott (8) and Hagen. W—Lucio (2-0). L—Cobb (1-3). 2B—Thomasson (TT), Hostrander (EK).

Records — Tennessee Tech 8-6, Eastern Ky. 4-7

VMI 000 200 000—2 6 3

Western Ky. 100 003 30x—7 10 4

Henkel, Woods (6), Gorman (7), Montague (7), Kelley (8) and Winn. Bado, Thompson (7), Haydel (9) and Messex. W—Bado (1-1). L—Henkel (1-2). 2B—Lopez (VMI), Huck (WKU).

Records — Western Ky. 7-7, VMI 5-11

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

New York 38 22 .633 —

Brooklyn 37 26 .587 2½

Boston 34 28 .548 5

Toronto 25 39 .391 15

Philadelphia 23 39 .371 16

Southeast Division

x-Miami 47 14 .770 —

Atlanta 34 28 .548 13½

Washington 20 41 .328 27

Orlando 18 46 .281 30½

Charlotte 13 50 .206 35

Central Division

Indiana 39 24 .619 —

Chicago 35 28 .556 4

Milwaukee 31 29 .517 6½

Detroit 23 41 .359 16½

Cleveland 21 42 .333 18

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 48 15 .762 —

Memphis 42 19 .689 5

Houston 34 30 .531 14½

Dallas 29 33 .468 18½

New Orleans 22 42 .344 26½

Northwest Division

Oklahoma City 47 16 .746 —

Denver 42 22 .656 5½

Utah 32 31 .508 15

Portland 29 33 .468 17½

Minnesota 21 39 .350 24½

Pacific Division

L.A. Clippers 44 20 .688 —

Golden State 35 29 .547 9

L.A. Lakers 33 31 .516 11

Phoenix 22 41 .349 21½

Sacramento 22 42 .344 22

x-clinched playoff spot

Sunday's games

Oklahoma City 91, Boston 79

L.A. Lakers 90, Chicago 81

Miami 105, Indiana 91

Toronto 100, Cleveland 96

Orlando 99, Philadelphia 91

Dallas 100, Minnesota 77

New Orleans 98, Portland 96

Milwaukee at Sacramento (n)

Detroit at L.A. Clippers (n)

Monday's games

Brooklyn at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m.

Detroit at Utah, 9 p.m.

Denver at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

New York at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Thunder 91, Celtics 79

BOSTON (79) — Pierce 6-12 6-7 20, Bass 3-4 0-0 6, Garnett 5-19 0-0 10, Bradley 5-10 1-2 12, Lee 3-7 0-0 8, Wilcox 1-1 0-0 2, Green 2-11 4-5 8, Terry 3-8 1-2 9, Crawford 1-5 2-4 4, Williams 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-77 14-20 79.

OKLAHOMA CITY (91) — Durant 6-16 11-11 23, Ibaka 3-5 0-0 7, Perkins 2-6 2-4 6, Westbrook 5-11 4-6 15, Sefolosha 3-4 1-2 8, Martin 4-12 4-5 12, Collison 3-5 2-2 8, Jackson 2-6 2-2 6, Brewer 0-0 0-0 0, Fisher 2-3 1-1 6. Totals 30-68 27-33 91.

Boston 22 23 20 14—79

Oklahoma City 23 27 18 23—91

Three-point goals—Boston 7-20 (Lee 2-4, Pierce 2-5, Terry 2-6, Bradley 1-1, Garnett 0-1, Crawford 0-1, Green 0-2), Oklahoma City 4-16 (Fisher 1-1, Sefolosha 1-1, Ibaka 1-2, Westbrook 1-2, Jackson 0-2, Martin 0-4, Durant 0-4). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Boston 51 (Bass 13), Oklahoma City 47 (Durant 11). Assists—Boston 17 (Pierce 6), Oklahoma City 21 (Perkins 5). Total fouls—Boston 23, Oklahoma City 22. Technicals—Ibaka. A—18,203 (18,203).

Lakers 90, Bulls 81

CHICAGO (81) — Deng 5-16 1-1 11, Boozer 4-16 4-4 12, Noah 7-12 4-4 18, Robinson 8-19 1-2 19, Belinelli 5-15 0-0 11, Butler 2-8 0-0 5, Teague 0-0 0-0 0, Mohammed 2-3 1-1 5. Totals 33-89 11-12 81.

L.A. LAKERS (90) — World Peace 6-16 0-0 12, Clark 5-13 0-0 11, Howard 8-14 0-5 16, Nash 6-9 3-3 16, Bryant 7-16 4-6 19, Meeks 4-10 0-0 10, Blake 0-1 0-0 0, Jamison 3-7 0-0 6. Totals 39-86 7-14 90.

Chicago 16 24 21 20—81

L.A. Lakers 20 24 29 17—90

Three-point goals—Chicago 4-16 (Robinson 2-8, Belinelli 1-2, Butler 1-3, Deng 0-3), L.A. Lakers 5-26 (Meeks 2-7, Nash 1-2, Bryant 1-4, Clark 1-5, Jamison 0-2, World Peace 0-6). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Chicago 53 (Noah 17), L.A. Lakers 58 (Howard 21). Assists—Chicago 17 (Robinson 8), L.A. Lakers 21 (Bryant 9). Total fouls—Chicago 17, L.A. Lakers 16. Technicals—Chicago defensive three-second. A—18,997 (18,997).

Magic 99, 76ers 91

PHILADELPHIA (91) — Wilkins 6-12 3-3 16, T.Young 13-17 0-0 26, Hawes 6-12 2-2 15, Holiday 4-16 0-2 8, Turner 2-5 0-0 6, Moultrie 0-3 0-0 0, Wright 4-9 1-3 9, Jenkins 3-6 0-0 6, Allen 1-4 0-0 2, Ivey 1-2 0-0 3. Totals 40-86 6-10 91.

ORLANDO (99) — Harkless 2-6 0-0 4, Harris 7-16 0-0 15, Vucevic 7-13 0-0 14, Nelson 9-17 1-1 24, Afflalo 7-14 1-2 17, Jones 1-1 0-0 2, Harrington 3-9 0-0 8, Moore 2-3 0-0 5, Udrih 3-4 3-4 10, Lamb 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 41-83 5-7 99.

Philadelphia 30 21 21 19—91

Orlando 28 28 17 26—99

Three-point goals—Philadelphia 5-12 (Turner 2-2, Hawes 1-1, Ivey 1-2, Wilkins 1-3, Holiday 0-1, Wright 0-3), Orlando 12-27 (Nelson 5-9, Afflalo 2-3, Harrington 2-6, Udrih 1-2, Moore 1-2, Harris 1-4, Harkless 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Philadelphia 43 (T.Young 12), Orlando 51 (Vucevic 17). Assists—Philadelphia 26 (Holiday 8), Orlando 28 (Nelson 10). Total fouls—Philadelphia 13, Orlando 14. A—16,317 (18,500).

Raptors 100, Cavaliers 96

CLEVELAND (96) — Gee 1-6 2-2 4, Thompson 5-12 1-2 11, Zeller 3-7 2-2 8, Irving 4-8 3-5 12, Waiters 7-17 5-9 21, Livingston 2-6 0-0 4, Speights 5-10 1-2 11, Ellington 3-6 1-1 7, Walton 1-3 1-2 3, Miles 5-11 1-2 15. Totals 36-86 17-27 96.

TORONTO (100) — Ross 4-11 3-4 14, Johnson 8-19 1-1 17, Valanciunas 3-7 5-5 11, Lowry 4-10 5-6 15, DeRozan 3-13 7-8 13, Fields 4-8 1-4 9, Anderson 6-11 3-4 18, Lucas 1-2 1-2 3, Telfair 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 33-84 26-34 100.

Cleveland 27 28 19 22— 96

Toronto 20 26 33 21—100

Three-point goals—Cleveland 7-21 (Miles 4-8, Waiters 2-4, Irving 1-5, Walton 0-1, Gee 0-1, Ellington 0-2), Toronto 8-23 (Anderson 3-6, Ross 3-7, Lowry 2-7, DeRozan 0-1, Telfair 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Cleveland 61 (Thompson 10), Toronto 58 (Johnson 16). Assists—Cleveland 20 (Walton, Irving 4), Toronto 22 (DeRozan 6). Total fouls—Cleveland 29, Toronto 22. Technicals—Speights, Lowry, Toronto defensive three-second. A—19,800 (19,800).

Heat 105, Pacers 91

INDIANA (91) — George 2-11 4-4 10, West 7-10 10-11 24, Hibbert 7-14 2-2 16, Hill 2-5 1-2 7, Stephenson 1-5 4-5 6, Augustin 4-8 2-2 14, T.Hansbrough 0-3 4-6 4, Johnson 2-4 2-2 8, Mahinmi 1-3 0-0 2, Young 0-0 0-0 0, B.Hansbrough 0-0 0-0 0, Pendergraph 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-63 29-34 91.

MIAMI (105) — James 5-10 3-5 13, Haslem 0-1 0-0 0, Bosh 11-15 1-2 24, Chalmers 7-9 7-7 26, Wade 9-16 5-6 23, Allen 3-7 4-5 11, Andersen 2-3 2-4 6, Battier 1-1 0-0 2, Cole 0-3 0-0 0, Anthony 0-1 0-0 0, Jones 0-1 0-0 0, Lewis 0-1 0-2 0, Miller 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 38-68 22-31 105.

Indiana 20 26 19 26— 91

Miami 29 27 23 26—105

Three-point goals—Indiana 10-27 (Augustin 4-8, Hill 2-4, Johnson 2-4, George 2-7, Hibbert 0-1, Stephenson 0-3), Miami 7-14 (Chalmers 5-6, Bosh 1-2, Allen 1-4, Jones 0-1, Wade 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Indiana 45 (George 6), Miami 36 (Chalmers 7). Assists—Indiana 14 (George 5), Miami 20 (James 7). Total fouls—Indiana 23, Miami 29. Technicals—Indiana Coach Vogel, Indiana defensive three-second 3. A—20,219 (19,600).

Mavericks 100, Timberwolves 77

DALLAS (100) — Crowder 2-5 2-2 7, Nowitzki 7-13 0-0 16, Kaman 4-10 0-0 8, M.James 1-6 0-0 3, Mayo 4-9 0-0 8, Collison 3-9 3-4 9, Carter 8-15 2-2 22, Wright 6-7 1-2 13, Brand 5-10 0-0 10, Beaubois 1-2 0-0 2, B.James 0-2 0-0 0, Morrow 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 42-92 8-10 100.

MINNESOTA (77) — Gelabale 6-10 1-1 13, Williams 7-17 4-5 18, Stiemsma 5-10 0-0 10, Rubio 3-12 0-0 7, Ridnour 3-9 0-0 7, Barea 6-15 4-4 16, Shved 0-7 0-0 0, D.Cunningham 1-5 0-0 2, Johnson 1-3 2-4 4. Totals 32-88 11-14 77.

Dallas 21 35 22 22—100

Minnesota 20 24 17 16— 77

Three-point goals—Dallas 8-21 (Carter 4-5, Nowitzki 2-4, Crowder 1-3, M.James 1-4, Morrow 0-1, Beaubois 0-1, Mayo 0-3), Minnesota 2-18 (Ridnour 1-3, Rubio 1-4, Gelabale 0-2, Williams 0-2, Barea 0-3, Shved 0-4). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Dallas 66 (Brand 12), Minnesota 45 (Williams 9). Assists—Dallas 27 (Collison 8), Minnesota 21 (Ridnour, Rubio 5). Total fouls—Dallas 15, Minnesota 18. Technicals—Mayo, Dallas defensive three-second. A—15,209 (19,356).

Hornets 98, Trail Blazers 96

PORTLAND (96) — Batum 3-8 3-3 11, Aldridge 6-14 4-4 16, Hickson 6-12 2-2 14, Lillard 9-16 0-1 20, Matthews 8-15 2-2 24, Maynor 3-5 0-0 7, Babbitt 0-1 0-0 0, Barton 2-4 0-0 4, Jeffries 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 37-76 11-12 96.

NEW ORLEANS (98) — Aminu 0-5 0-0 0, Davis 8-14 2-3 18, Lopez 3-8 0-0 6, Vasquez 9-15 0-0 20, Roberts 3-13 2-2 9, Anderson 7-15 2-3 20, Mason 4-8 0-0 10, Thomas 3-4 1-1 7, Miller 3-4 0-0 8. Totals 40-86 7-9 98.

Portland 22 22 25 27—96

New Orleans 22 31 23 22—98

Three-point goals—Portland 11-25 (Matthews 6-11, Lillard 2-5, Batum 2-6, Maynor 1-2, Babbitt 0-1), New Orleans 11-20 (Anderson 4-9, Miller 2-2, Mason 2-3, Vasquez 2-4, Roberts 1-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Portland 38 (Hickson 14), New Orleans 50 (Anderson 13). Assists—Portland 20 (Lillard 8), New Orleans 25 (Roberts 9). Total fouls—Portland 10, New Orleans 11. A—15,036 (17,188).

college men

Sunday's scores

TOP 25

No. 14 Ohio St. 68 Illinois 55

No. 2 Indiana 72No. 7 Michigan 71

No. 10 Michigan St. 71 Northwestern 61

Temple 84No. 21 VCU 76

No. 22 Wisconsin 63 Penn St. 60

EAST

Albany (NY) 61 Stony Brook 59

Iona 79 Niagara 73

Manhattan 60 Fairfield 42

Vermont 85 UMBC 72

SOUTH

Virginia 61 Maryland 58 (OT)

Wake Forest 90 Virginia Tech 79

CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS

(All times p.m. In bracket order)

BIG EAST

At New York

Tuesday's first round

South Florida vs. Seton Hall, 7 (ESPNU)

DePaul vs. Rutgers, 9 (ESPNU)

Wednesday's second round

Cincinnati vs. Providence, noon (ESPN/2)

First-round winner vs. No. 17 Syracuse, 2 (ESPN/2)

St. John's vs. Villanova, 7 (ESPN/2)

First-round winner vs. No. 24 Notre Dame, 9 (ESPN/2)

Thursday's quarterfinals

Second-round winner vs. No. 5 Georgetown, noon (ESPN)

Second-round winner vs. No. 20 Pittsburgh, 2 (ESPN)

Second-round winner vs. No. 8 Louisville, 7 (ESPN)

Second-round winner vs. No. 15 Marquette, 9 (ESPN)

Friday's semifinals

Quarterfinals winners, 7 and 9 (ESPN)

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 8:30 (ESPN)

Big South Conference

Championship

Liberty 87 Charleston Southern 76 Missouri Valley Conference

Championship

Creighton 68 Wichita St. 65

SUN BELT

At Hot Springs, Ark.

Saturday's quarterfinals

Fla. International 69 Ark.-Little Rock 54

Western Ky. 62 South Alabama 59

Middle Tenn. 81 La.-Lafayette 66

Arkansas St. 68 Troy 63 (OT)

Sunday's semifinals

FIU 61 Middle Tennessee 57

Western Ky. vs. Arkansas St. (n)

Monday's finals

Semifinals winners, 7 [ESPN]

college women

CONFERENCE TOURNAMENTS

(All times p.m. In bracket order;television broadcast of future games in brackets)

Atlantic Coast Conference

Championship

No. 6 Duke 92No. 15 North Carolina 73

BIG EAST

At Hartford, Conn.

Saturday's second round

St. John's 51 Seton Hall 45

South Florida 42 Rutgers 39

DePaul 77 Marquette 69

Villanova Georgetown (n)

Sunday's quarterfinals

No. 13 Louisville 62 St. John's 55

Notre Dame 75 South Florida 66

Syracuse 61 Villanova 56

UConn 94 DePaul 61

Monday's semifinals

Quarterfinals winners, 6 and 8 (ESPNU)

Tuesday's finals

Semifinals winners, 7 (ESPN)

Big South Conference

Championship

Liberty 54 , Longwood 45

Big Ten Conference

Championship

Purdue 62 Michigan St. 47

Southeastern

See page C4

SUN BELT

At Hot Springs, Ark.

Saturday's quarterfinals

Middle Tenn. 59 La.-Monroe 56

Fla. International 57 Arkansas St. 50

Ark.-Little Rock 65 Troy 52

Western Ky. 61 La.-Lafayette 57

Sunday's semifinals

Middle Tenn. 68 Fla. International 59

Ark.-Little Rock 74 Western Ky. 54

Monday's finals

Middle Tenn. vs. Ark.-Little Rock, 2 (ESPNU)

Arkansas-Little Rock 74,Western Ky. 54

WESTERN KY. (21-10) — Means 1-2 0-0 3; Jones 1-4 0-0 2; Govan 9-21 8-10 29; McGee 0-6 0-0 0; Gooch 4-12 3-4 11; Wright 2-3 0-1 4; Johnson 0-1 0-0 0; McClain 2-5 1-1 5. Totals 19-54 12-16 54.

ARK.-LITTLE ROCK (24-7) — Ford 4-10 5-5 13, Clark 6-11 2-3 14, James 6-10 3-4 15, Gault 7-17 2-2 18, Fohne 3-5 0-1 6, Dillard 1-1 0-0 2, Merriex 2-7 0-0 6. Totals 29-61 12-15 74.

hHalftime—Ark.-Little Rock 37-25. Three-point goals—WKU 4-11 (Govan 3-6, Means 1-1, Jones 0-2, McGee 0-2); Ark.-LR 4-9 (Gault 2-3, Merriex 2-5, Ford 0-1). Fouled out—none. Rebounds—WKU 40 (Gooch 13); Ark.-LR 33 (James ). Assists—WKU 5 (Gooch 2); Ark.-LR 20 (Ford 7). Total fouls—WKU 16, Ark-LR 17. A—n/a.

No. 13 LOUISVILLE 62,ST. JOHN'S 55

ST. JOHN'S (18-12) — Nwachukwu 2-3 1-2 5, Handford 2-7 2-4 6, McKenith 4-7 10-10 18, Brown 1-6 0-0 2, Smith 5-12 8-8 19, Thompson 2-8 1-2 5, Perez 0-0 0-0 0, Langley 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 16-44 22-26 55.

LOUISVILLE (24-7) — Hammond 8-13 6-7 22, Vails 1-3 0-0 2, Slaughter 1-9 0-0 2, Smith 6-10 2-5 14, S. Schimmel 2-10 2-2 8, Harper 0-0 0-0 0, Walton 2-3 0-0 4, Deines 0-0 0-0 0, J. Schimmel 1-4 0-0 2, Reid 4-8 0-0 8. Totals 25-60 10-14 62.

Halftime—St. John's 24-21. Three-point goals—St. John's 1-5 (Smith 1-3, Brown 0-2), Louisville 2-19 (S. Schimmel 2-8, Walton 0-1, Hammond 0-1, Reid 0-1, J. Schimmel 0-2, Slaughter 0-6). Fouled out—Smith. Rebounds—St. John's 32 (Thompson 8), Louisville 35 (Hammond 11). Assists—St. John's 6 (McKenith 4), Louisville 16 (S. Schimmel 6). Total fouls—St. John's 14, Louisville 19. A—n/a.

Golf

Local

Hole-in-one

At Greenbrier G. and C.C.

George Zagorski aced the 182-yard 11th hole with a 2-hybrid. Witnesses: Dick Kelly and Barry Ezrine

Saturday

At Connemara G.C., Nicholasville

Bradley Johns aced the 148-yard 13th hole with 7-iron. Witnesses: John Settle, Tom Orme, Tom Eaves

Hockey

nhl

Sunday's games

Columbus 3, Detroit 2 (SO)

New Jersey 3, Winnipeg 2 (SO)

N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 1

Montreal 5, Florida 2

Pittsburgh 6, N.Y. Islanders 1

Edmonton 6, Chicago 5

Philadelphia 3, Buffalo 2

Minnesota 4, Vancouver 2

Anaheim 4, St. Louis 2

San Jose at Colorado (n)

Monday's games

Boston at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Calgary at Los Angeles, 10 p.m.

Softball

College women

SEC

Kentucky 5 Mississippi 2

STATE

Auburn-Montgomery 1 Lindsey Wilson 0

Hendrix 7-1 Centre 6-6

Mount Union 9 Transylvania 0

Webster 5 Transylvania 0

Western Ky. 3 Louisiana 2

Mississippi 010 001 0—2 4 0

Kentucky 021 110 x—5 10 4

Hummel, Osias (5) and Parra. Cumbess, Nunley (3) and Joiner. W—Nunley (12-1). L—Hummel (7-5). 2B—Ladner (M), Cumbess (K).

Records — Kentucky 18-4, Mississippi 17-11

Transylvania 000 00—0 2 2

Mt. Union 103 5x—9 9 0

Hulsman, Young (4) and Hamilton. McAninch, Stiltner (5) and Okuda. W—McAninch (1-0). L—Hulsman. 2B—Okuda (MU). 3B—Earl (MU), Siedlak (MU).

Records — Mt. Union 2-0, Transy 0-5

Webster 022 010 0—5 6 0

Transylvania 000 000 0—0 3 1

Thompson and Watson. Lutes and Hamilton. W—Thompson. L—Lutes. 2B—Burczak (W), Gibbs (W).

Records — Webster 5-4, Transy 0-6

Western Ky. 000 011 1—3 7 0

Louisiana 200 000 0—2 5 2

Rosseau and Dew. Wallace and Draheim. W—Rousseau (6-2). L—Wallace (9-5). 2B—Metoyer (WK), Cherry (L).

Records — Western Ky. 11-7, Louisiana 16-9

Tennis

College men

At College Station, Texas

Texas A&M 4, Kentucky 0

Singles — Anthony Rossi (UK) led Junior Ore 6-3, 4-4 (abd.). Jeremy Efferding (TAMU) def. Tom Jomby 6-3, 6-3. Alejandro Gomez (UK) led Harry Adams 7-6 (9), 1-2 (abd.). Shane Vinsant(TAMU) def. Charles Minc 6-1, 6-1. Jordan Sbazo (TAMU) def. Grant Roberts 6-3, 6-4. Behzad Minavi (TAMU) led Kevin Lai 6-3, 5-2 (abd.).

Doubles — Tom Jomby/Kevin Lai (UK) def. Jackson Withrow/Junior Ore 8-4. Adams/Vinsant, (TAMU) def. Gomez/Hirooka 8-4. Efferding/Szabo (TAMU) def. Anthony Rossi/Grant Roberts 8-6.

At Richmond, Ind.

Indiana-East 9, Thomas More 0

At Springboro, Ohio

Wright St. 6, Morehead St. 1

Singles — 1. Lauri Makikalli (WSU) def. Ji Hoon Heo 6-1, 6-2. Hayden Joblin (WSU) def. Nathan Martin 6-1, 6-1. Ricardo Pineda (WSU) def. Giovanni Samaha 3-6, 6-4, 12-10. Michal Lyzwa (WSU) def. David Clifford 6-1, 6-4. Jamison Clark (WSU) def. Nick Mercer 6-4, 6-4. Kevin Deligny (MOR) def. Dan Hyman 6-0, 6-2.

Doubles — Michal Lyzwa/Lauri Makikalli (WSU) def. Ji Hoon Heo /Nick Mercer 8-2. Jamison Clark/Hayden Joblin (WSU) def. David Clifford/Kevin Deligny 8-5. Myles Harris/Evan Neuman (WSU) def. Hugo Almonte/Nathan Martin 6-3, retired.

College women

At Lexington

Texas A&M 5, Kentucky 2

Singles — Nadia Ravita (UK) def. Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar 2-6, 6-4, 6-2. Cristina Stancu (TAMU) def. Jessica Stiles 6-2, 6-3. Nazari Urbina (TAMU) def. Khristina Blajkevitch 6-0, 6-2. Ines Deheza (TAMU) def. Edmée Morin-Kougoucheff 6-2, 6-4. Stefania Hristov (TAMU) def. Caitlin McGraw 6-2, 4-6, 10-7. Stephanie Fox (UK) def. Anna Mamalat 6-3, 6-1.

Doubles — Stefania Hristov/Cristina Stancu (TAMU) def. Caitlin McGraw/Nadia Ravita def. 9-8 (7-4). Edmée Morin-Kougoucheff/CeCe Witten (UK) def. Wen Sun/Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar 9-7. Ines Deheza/Paula Deheza (TAMU) def. Khristina Blajkevitch/Jessica Stiles 8-1.

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