Scoreboard: April 3

April 3, 2013 

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Assigned LHP David Huff outright to Columbus (IL).

National League

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Claimed OF Ezequiel Carrera off waivers from Cleveland. Designated OF Ender Inciarte for assignment.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

PHOENIX SUNS — Agreed to terms with president of basketball operations Lon Babby on a two-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed RB Tashard Choice to a contract extension, TE Dorin Dickerson to a one-year contract and DT Alan Branch.

CHICAGO BEARS — Terminated the contract of DT Matt Toeaina.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Released LB Chris Gocong and S Usama Young. Signed WR Jordan Norwood and LS Christian Yount to one-year contracts and PK Brandon Bogotay.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB Loyce Means.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed DT Sen'Derrick Marks to a one-year contract.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Released OL Rich Ranglin.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Traded QB Carson Palmer and a 2013 seventh-round draft pick to Arizona for a 2013 sixth-round draft pick and a conditional 2014 draft pick.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed PK Nate Kaeding, DL George Selvie, DL Derek Landri, RB Brian Leonard and WR Steve Smith.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES — Assigned D James Martin and F Ryan Howse from Abbotsford (AHL) to Utah (ECHL).

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Reassigned F Jeremy Morin and Jimmy Hayes to Rockford (AHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed C Mark Letestu to a two-year contract extension.

DALLAS STARS — Traded F Jaromir Jagr to Boston for F Lane MacDermid, F Cody Payne and a conditional 2013 second-round draft pick, and C Derek Roy to Vancouver for D Kevin Connauton and a 2013 second-round draft pick.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Recalled F Greg Rallo from San Antonio (AHL). Promoted F Anthony Luciani and G Brian Foster from Cincinnati (ECHL) to San Antonio.

MINNESOTA WILD — Signed C Tyler Graovac to an entry-level contract. Recalled F Johan Larsson from Houston (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Assigned D Nathan Beaulieu to Hamilton (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F Chris Mueller from Milwaukee (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Placed F T.J. Oshie on injured reserve. Recalled G Jake Allen and F Adam Cracknell from Peoria (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Signed RW Chris Crane to an entry-level contract.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Traded D Marc-Andre Bergeron to Carolina for F Adam Hall and a 2013 seventh-round draft pick.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Activated D John Erskine from injured reserve. Traded F Matt Clackson to Phoenix for F Joel Rechlicz, and D Garrett Stafford to Edmonton for LW Dane Byers. Assigned Rechlicz, Byers, D Tomas Kundratek and D Dmitry Orlov to Hershey (AHL). Signed D Nate Schmidt to a two-year, entry-level contract. Re-signed D Jack Hillen to a two-year contract extension.

COLLEGE

BIG EAST CONFERENCE — Voted to admit Tulsa as a full member, effective July 1, 2014.

EAST TENNESSEE STATE — Named Phillip Fulmer consultant and special assistant to the athletic director.

GEORGETOWN — Named Cheston Blackshear tight ends coach and D.J. Mangas running backs coach.

MISSOURI — Announced men's basketball G Negus Webster-Chan and G Dominique Bull are transferring.

PITTSBURGH — Announced RB Rushel Shell will transfer.

TEXAS TECH — Named Tubby Smith men's basketball coach.

Baseball

College

STATE

Asbury 6-2 Cumberlands 5 (8)-3

Kentucky 200 001 001 1—5 5 2

Louisville 102 000 001 0—4 6 3

Cody, Combs (7), Shepherd (7), Gott (9) and Thomas. Funkhouser, Ege (3), Kime (6), McGrath (8), Burdi (9) and Crain. W—Gott (4-0). L—Burdi (1-1). 2B—Johnson (L). HR—Reed (K), Kuhn (K).

Records — Kentucky 22-6, Louisville 22-6

Hanover 031 000 004—8 10 0

Transylvania 000 010 000—1 4 3

Brunner, Powers (4), Peddicord (6), Lantz (7), Wohlschlaeger (8), Hockenbury (9) and Hall. James, Schwartz (4), Dixon (6), Winchester (7), Desilets (9), Birkenhauer (9) and Liggett. W—Powers (1-0). L—James (1-1). 2B—Chapman (H). 3B—Newman (H), Sears (H).

Records — Hanover 12-8, Transy 9-10

Appalachian St. 131 001 300—9 13 2

Eastern Ky. 022 020 000—6 12 1

Farmer, Howard (4), Wilmoth (5), Jackson (5), Moore (7), Marcello (8) and Dimock. Langfels, Rexroat (3), Lynch (6), Scott (7) and Hagen. W—Jackson (1-0). L—Lynch (0-2). S—Marcello (5). 2B—Dobson (AS), Troutman (AS), Grisham (EK), Hostrander (EK), Teegarden (EK). 3B—Crespo (AS). HR—Dobson (AS).

Records — Appalachian St. 15-9, Eastern Ky. 5-19

High school boys

Estill Co. 000 000 0—0 3 4

Powell Co. 111 100 x—4 3 1

Sparks, Farmer (2) and Plowman. Hall, Snowden (7) and Morton. W—Hall. L—Sparks. S—Snowden.

Records — Powell Co. 7-4, Estill Co. 2-5

Mason Co. 032 000 1—6 8 4

Danville 214 200 x—9 7 4

Sutton, Greenhill (4) and Sapp. Phillips, Young (4) and W. Graham. W—Phillips (2-0). L—Sutton (0-1). 2B—J. Graham (D), Phillips (D), Brown (MC).

Records — Danville 8-5, Mason Co. 3-5

Pike Co. Central 001 000 0—1 6 2

Paintsville 000 021 x—3 5 1

Justice, B.Clark (5) and B. Clark, Fields (5). M. Miller, Taylor (6) and Burchell. W—M. Miller. L—B. Clark. S—Taylor.

Records — Paintsville 6-4, Pike Co. Central 4-4

Derby City Classic at Southern

Butler 000 000 0—0 8 2

Mercer Co. 006 000 x—6 8 1

Showalter, Goodman (3), Hedgecock (6) and Sosa. Banks and Brown. W—Banks. L—Showalter. 2B—Stoepkinger (MC), Brown (MC), Tate (MC), Long (MC). 3B—Sims (MC).

Records — Butler 4-2, Mercer Co. 7-2

Basketball

NBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

z-Miami 58 15 .795 —

x-New York 46 26 .639 —

x-Brooklyn 42 31 .575 4½

Boston 38 36 .514 9

Philadelphia 30 43 .411 16½

Toronto 27 47 .365 20

Southeast Division

z-Miami 58 15 .795 —

x-Atlanta 42 33 .560 17

Washington 28 46 .378 30½

Orlando 19 56 .253 40

Charlotte 17 57 .230 41½

Central Division

x-Indiana 48 27 .640 —

x-Chicago 40 33 .548 7

Milwaukee 36 37 .493 11

Detroit 25 50 .333 23

Cleveland 22 51 .301 25

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

x-San Antonio 55 19 .743 —

x-Memphis 50 24 .676 5

Houston 41 33 .554 14

Dallas 36 37 .493 18½

New Orleans 26 48 .351 29

Northwest Division

x-Oklahoma City 54 20 .730 —

x-Denver 50 24 .676 4

Utah 39 36 .520 15½

Portland 33 41 .446 21

Minnesota 27 46 .370 26½

Pacific Division

x-L.A. Clippers 49 26 .653 —

Golden State 42 32 .568 6½

L.A. Lakers 38 36 .514 10½

Sacramento 27 47 .365 21½

Phoenix 23 51 .311 25½

x-clinched playoff spot; z-clinched conference

Monday's games

Detroit 108, Toronto 98

Atlanta 102, Cleveland 94

Houston 111, Orlando 103

Memphis 92, San Antonio 90

Minnesota 110, Boston 100

Milwaukee 131, Charlotte 102

Utah 112, Portland 102

Indiana 109, L.A. Clippers 106

Tuesday's games

Washington 90, Chicago 86

New York at Miami (n)

Dallas at L.A. Lakers (n)

Wednesday's games

Brooklyn at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

New York at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Washington at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Detroit at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Orlando at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m.

Denver at Utah, 9 p.m.

Memphis at Portland, 10 p.m.

Houston at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

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

Phoenix at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.Wizards 90, Bulls 86

CHICAGO (86) — Deng 5-15 3-3 13, Boozer 9-18 1-1 19, Mohammed 5-12 2-2 12, Hinrich 3-8 0-0 8, Butler 4-13 3-6 13, Gibson 2-3 0-0 4, Robinson 7-16 2-4 17, Cook 0-4 0-0 0. Totals 35-89 11-16 86.

WASHINGTON (90) — Webster 2-7 2-2 6, Nene 5-11 0-0 10, Okafor 4-10 2-4 10, Wall 8-17 11-13 27, Temple 1-2 0-1 2, Seraphin 1-5 0-0 2, Beal 3-11 1-2 8, Ariza 3-5 2-2 10, Booker 1-3 0-2 2, Price 5-7 0-0 13. Totals 33-78 18-26 90.

Chicago 24 25 20 17—86

Washington 18 24 28 20—90

Three-point goals—Chicago 5-23 (Hinrich 2-4, Butler 2-6, Robinson 1-7, Mohammed 0-1, Cook 0-2, Deng 0-3), Washington 6-13 (Price 3-4, Ariza 2-3, Beal 1-4, Temple 0-1, Webster 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Chicago 55 (Mohammed, Boozer 12), Washington 57 (Okafor 9). Assists—Chicago 21 (Boozer 5), Washington 22 (Wall 9). Total fouls—Chicago 20, Washington 14. Technicals—Boozer, Hinrich 2. Ejected—Hinrich. A—17,319 (20,308).

College Men

NCAA Tournament

FINAL FOUR

Saturday, April 6 at Atlanta

Wichita St. (30-8) vs. Louisville (33-5), 6:09

Syracuse (30-9) vs. Michigan (30-7), 8:49

CHAMPIONSHIP

Monday, April 8 at Atlanta

Semifinals winners, TBA

NIT

SEMIFINALS

Tuesday at New York

BYU (24-11) vs. Baylor (21-14), 7 p.m.

Iowa (24-12) vs. Maryland (25-12), 9 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP

Thursday, April 4 at New York

Semifinals winners, 9 p.m.

CollegeInsider.com Tournament

championship

Tuesday

East Carolina (22-12) at Weber St. (30-6), 8 p.m.

college basketball invitational

CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

(Best of three)

Monday

Santa Clara 81 George Mason 73

Wednesday

Santa Clara at George Mason, 7 p.m.

Friday, April 5

Santa Clara at George Mason, 7p.m. (if necessary)

College Women

NCAA Tournament

(All times p.m. and Eastern)

OKLAHOMA CITY REGIONAL

Regional finals

Tuesday at Oklahoma City

Tennessee Louisville (n)

SPOKANE REGIONAL

Regional finals

Monday at Spokane, Wash.

California 65 Georgia 62 (OT)

NORFOLK REGIONAL

Regional finals

Tuesday at Norfolk, Va.

Notre Dame 87 Duke 76

BRIDGEPORT REGIONAL

Regional finals

Monday at Bridgeport, Conn.

Connecticut 83 Kentucky 53

FINAL FOUR

Sunday, April 7 at New Orleans

Oklahoma City champion vs. California (32-3), 5:30 or 8 p.m.

Notre Dame (35-1) vs. Connecticut (33-4), 5:30 or 8 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP

Tuesday, April 9 at New Orleans

Semifinals winners, 7:30

WNIT

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday

Florida (28-8) at Drexel (26-10), 7 p.m.

Utah (22-13) at Kansas St. (19-17) 8 p.m.CHAMPIONSHIP

Saturday, April 6

Semifinals winners, 3 p.m.

Associated Press All-Americans

(Statistics through March 17)

First team

Brittney Griner, Baylor, 6-8, senior, Houston, 23.6 ppg, 9.0 rpg, 2.4 apg, 60.4 fg pct, 4.2 blocks (40 first-team votes, 200 total points)

Skylar Diggins, Notre Dame, 5-9, senior, South Bend, Ind., 17.0 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 5.9 apg, 82.0 ft pct, 3.1 steals (40, 200)

Chiney Ogwumike, Stanford, 6-3, junior, Cypress, Texas, 22.4 ppg, 13.1 rpg, 57.4 fg pct, 1.8 blocks (39, 198)

Elena Delle Donne, Delaware, 6-5, senior, Wilmington, Del., 25.3 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 49.8 fg pct, 49.0 3-pt fg pct, 92.2 ft pct, 2.3 blocks (32, 184)

Odyssey Sims, Baylor, 5-8, junior, Irving, Texas, 12.5 ppg, 5.7 apg, 82.2 ft pct, 2.6 steals (17, 150)

Second team

Alyssa Thomas, Maryland, 6-2, junior, Harrisburg, Pa., 18.7 ppg, 10.5 rpg, 5.5 apg, 1.8 steals (13, 140)

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Connecticut, 6-0, sophomore, Anaheim Hills, Calif., 17.6 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 2.4 apg, 53.1 fg pct, 50.0 3-pt fg pct, 89.9 ft pct (10, 119)

Maggie Lucas, Penn St., 5-10, junior, Narberth, Pa., 20.5 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 2.1 apg, 47.5 3-pt fg pct, 89.6 ft pct, 2.2 steals (3, 80)

Chelsea Gray, Duke, 5-11, junior, Manteca, Calif., 12.6 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 5.4 apg, 40.7 3-pt fg pct, 85.1 ft pct, 3.6 steals (3, 89)

A'dia Mathies, Kentucky, 5-9, senior, Louisville, Ky., 15.9 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 2.3 apg, 40.8 3-pt fg pct, 1.9 steals (1, 68)

Third team

Kelsey Bone, Texas A&M, 6-4, junior, Houston, 16.7 ppg, 9.4 rpg, 2.2 apg, 56.5 fg pct (0, 60).

Stefanie Dolson, Connecticut, 6-5, junior, Port Jervis, N.Y., 14.3 ppg, 6.9 rpg, 3.1 apg, 59.0 fg pct (0, 42)

Elizabeth Williams, Duke, 6-3, sophomore, Virginia Beach, Va., 15.2 ppg, 7.2 rpg, 52.4 fg pct, 2.9 blocks (0, 39)

Meighan Simmons, Tennessee, 5-9, junior, Cibolo, Texas, 17.6 ppg, 3.8 rpg, 2.1 apg, 84.5 ft pct, 1.5 blocks (0, 30)

Kayla McBride, Notre Dame, 5-11, junior, Erie, Pa., 15.4 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 91.5 ft pct, 1.5 steals (1, 24)

Honorable mention

Natalie Achonwa, Notre Dame; Kayla Alexander, Syracuse; Rachel Banham, Minnesota; Alex Bentley, Penn St.; Tiffany Bias, Oklahoma St.; Gennifer Brandon, California; Brandi Brown, Youngstown St.; Brittany Chambers, Kansas St.; Layshia Clarendon, California; Hallie Christofferson, Iowa St.; Jerica Coley, Florida International.

Aaryn Ellenberg, Oklahoma; Shante Evans, Hofstra; Kelly Faris, Connecticut; Angel Goodrich, Kansas; Tianna Hawkins, Maryland; Tayler Hill, Ohio St.; Jordan Hooper, Nebraska; Chucky Jeffery, Colorado; Tyaunna Marshall, Georgia Tech; Drey Mingo, Purdue; Lindsey Moore, Nebraska.

Jasmine Newsome, UT-Martin; Karisma Penn, Illinois; Michelle Plouffe, Utah; Chelsea Poppens, Iowa St.; Niveen Rasheed, Princeton; Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee; Tierra Ruffin-Pratt, North Carolina; Sugar Rodgers, Georgetown; Andrea Smith, South Florida; Markel Walker, UCLA; Toni Young Oklahoma St..

Golf

Local

Hole-in-one

At Connemara G.C., Nicholasville

Willy Shearer aced the par-3, 136-yard 11th hole with a 7-iron. Witness: Brandon Phelps.

Hockey

NHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

d-Pittsburgh 37 28 9 0 56 124 88

d-Montreal 35 23 7 5 51 111 84

d-Winnipeg 38 18 18 2 38 93 115

Boston 35 23 8 4 50 100 77

Toronto 36 20 12 4 44 112 100

Ottawa 36 19 11 6 44 91 79

New Jersey 36 15 12 9 39 89 100

N.Y. Islanders 37 18 16 3 39 108 115

N.Y. Rangers 35 17 15 3 37 82 86

Washington 36 17 17 2 36 107 104

Carolina 35 16 17 2 34 96 106

Buffalo 37 14 17 6 34 98 114

Philadelphia 35 15 17 3 33 95 108

Tampa Bay 35 15 18 2 32 112 106

Florida 37 12 19 6 30 91 127

WESTERN CONFERENCE

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

d-Chicago 35 27 5 3 57 119 76

d-Anaheim 36 24 7 5 53 111 90

d-Minnesota 35 21 12 2 44 98 90

Vancouver 36 19 11 6 44 94 93

Los Angeles 35 20 12 3 43 103 88

San Jose 35 18 11 6 42 88 86

Detroit 36 18 13 5 41 94 94

St. Louis 34 18 14 2 38 98 94

Nashville 37 15 14 8 38 92 100

Edmonton 35 15 13 7 37 91 96

Columbus 36 15 14 7 37 87 97

Dallas 35 16 16 3 35 94 107

Phoenix 35 14 15 6 34 94 101

Calgary 34 13 17 4 30 94 118

Colorado 36 12 20 4 28 87 114

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.; d-division leader

Monday's games

Chicago 3, Nashville 2, SO

N.Y. Islanders 3, New Jersey 1

N.Y. Rangers 4, Winnipeg 2

Montreal 4, Carolina 1

Detroit 3, Colorado 2

St. Louis 4, Minnesota 1

Anaheim 4, Dallas 0

Edmonton 4, Calgary 1

San Jose 3, Vancouver 2

Tuesday's games

Florida 3, Tampa Bay 2 (SO)

Boston 3, Ottawa 2

N.Y. Islanders 5, Winnipeg 2

Washington 5, Carolina 3

Buffalo 4, Pittsburgh 1

Nashville 3, Colorado 1

Los Angeles at Phoenix (n)

Wednesday's games

Pittsburgh at N.Y. Rangers, 7:30 p.m.

Montreal at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

Edmonton at Calgary, 10 p.m.

Dallas at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

Minnesota at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Lacrosse

College women

At Cincinnati

Mount St. Joseph 9, Transylvania 8

Goals—MSJ: Koehne, Sifri 2, Walsh 2, O'Hara 2, Hughes 2. T: Harrison, Bausum 7

Goalkeepers—MSJ: Apel T: Shaughnessy

Records — Mount St. Joseph 4-2, Transy 3-4

Softball

College

STATE

Asbury 8-9 Alice Lloyd 0-0

Cumberlands 000 00—0 4 4

Georgetown 212 21—8 11 0

Hopf and Hogue. Williams and Plain. W—Williams. L—Hopf. 2B—Shaw (G), Akins (C). 3B—Johnson (G). HR—Plain (G).

Cumberlands 000 100 0—1 3 1

Georgetown 010 100 x—2 6 0

Speake and Lovelace. Mann and Plain. W—Mann. L—Speake. 2B—Mann (G), Engle (G), Benson (C).

Northern Ky. 000 000 0—0 3 2

Morehead St. 100 101 x—3 5 0

Schwaeble and Speakman. Pfost and Bartko. W—Pfost (7-6). L—Schwaeble (2-13). 2B—Ashbrook (MS). 3B—Anderson (MS). HR—Riddle (MS).

Northern Ky. 000 120 2—5 11 3

Morehead St. 131 300 s—8 10 3

Benhase, Caudill (4) and Conner. Smeins, McMurray (4), Pfost (6) and Massaro. W—Smeins (4-2). L—Benhase (5-11). 2B—Davis (NK), Woodall (MS). HR—Sommer (MS).

Records — Morehead St. 13-11, Northern Kyk. 7-25

Odds

Glantz-Culver line

NCAA basketball tournament

Saturday

Final Four at Atlanta

Favorite Today Underdog

Michigan 2 Syracuse

Louisville 10½ Wichita St.

CBI Tournament

Wednesday

Game two

at George Mason 2 Santa Clara

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