Scoreboard: Oct. 8

October 8, 2013 

Transactions

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS — Waived F Rodney Carney.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Placed K Dustin Hopkins on injured reserve. Signed QB Thad Lewis from the practice squad. Claimed OL Antoine McClain off waivers from Oakland. Released OL Sam Young.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB James Nixon from the practice squad. Placed LB Robert Francois on injured reserve.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Activated WR LaVon Brazill. Waived DE Lawrence Guy.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Agreed to terms with QB Josh Freeman.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Released QB Matt Flynn.

College

Football championship subdivision—Named Eastern Kentucky senior Jordan Berry national punter of the week.

Conference USA—Named Kentucky senior Brad Doliner men's soccer offensive player of the week.

Heartland collegiate athletic conference — Named Transylvania sophomore Claire Mielcarek women's tennis player of the week. Named Transylvania senior Amy Ghibaudy women's soccer player of the week.

Kentucky intercollegiate athletic conference—Named Brescia junior Alejandra Matiz women's tennis player of the week. Named Berea senior Katherine Downey women's soccer defensive player of the week. Named Berea freshman Morgan Jones women's soccer offensive player of the week. Named Berea junior Mercy Kershner women's cross country runner of the week. Named Berea sophomore Jeremy Johnson men's cross country runner of the week.

MID-SOUTH CONFERENCE—Named Lindsey Wilson junior Ayaki Shinada women's soccer offensive player of the week. Named Campbellsville senior Brandie Hagerman women's soccer defensive player of the week. Named Cumberlands junior Jonathan Gears cross country runner of the week. Named Campellsville sophomore Eurodger Bargblor men's soccer offensive player of the week. Named Campbellsville sophomore Max Malachiyev men's soccer defensive player of the week. Named Lindsey Wilson freshman Alexa Just volleyball player of the week.

Basketball

NBA

Pre-season results, schedule

Monday's games

Toronto 97, Boston 89

Miami 92, Atlanta 87

Chicago 106, Memphis 87

New Orleans 94, Dallas 92

L.A. Clippers at Portland (n)

Sacramento at Golden State (n)

Tuesday's games

Oklahoma City vs. Philadelphia at Manchester, England, 3 p.m.

Brooklyn at Washington, 7 p.m.

Milwaukee at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Atlanta vs. Charlotte at Asheville, N.C., 7:30 p.m.

Golden State at Utah, 9 p.m.

Denver vs. L.A. Lakers at Ontario, Canada, 10 p.m.

WNBA

playoffs

FINALS

(Best-of-5; x-if necessary)

Sunday's game

Minnesota 84 Atlanta 59

Tuesday: Atlanta at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Thursday: Minnesota at Atlanta, 8:30 p.m.

x-Sunday: Minnesota at Atlanta, 8 p.m.

x-Wednesday, Oct. 16: Atlanta at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Football

professional

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

New England 4 1 .800 95 70

Miami 3 2 .600 114 117

N.Y. Jets 3 2 .600 98 106

Buffalo 2 3 .400 112 130

South

Indianapolis 4 1 .800 139 79

Tennessee 3 2 .600 115 95

Houston 2 3 .400 93 139

Jacksonville 0 5 .000 51 163

North

Baltimore 3 2 .600 117 110

Cleveland 3 2 .600 101 94

Cincinnati 3 2 .600 94 87

Pittsburgh 0 4 .000 69 110West

Denver 5 0 1.000 230 139

Kansas City 5 0 1.000 128 58

Oakland 2 3 .400 98 108

San Diego 2 3 .400 125 129

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 2 3 .400 135 159

Dallas 2 3 .400 152 136

Washington 1 3 .250 91 112

N.Y. Giants 0 5 .000 82 182

South

New Orleans 5 0 1.000 134 73

Carolina 1 3 .250 74 58

Atlanta 1 4 .200 122 134

Tampa Bay 0 4 .000 44 70

North

Detroit 3 2 .600 131 123

Chicago 3 2 .600 145 140

Green Bay 2 2 .500 118 97

Minnesota 1 3 .250 115 123

West

Seattle 4 1 .800 137 81

San Francisco 3 2 .600 113 98

Arizona 3 2 .600 91 95

St. Louis 2 3 .400 103 141

Sunday's games

Green Bay 22, Detroit 9

New Orleans 26, Chicago 18

Kansas City 26, Tennessee 17

St. Louis 34, Jacksonville 20

Cincinnati 13, New England 6

Indianapolis 34, Seattle 28

Baltimore 26, Miami 23

Philadelphia 36, N.Y. Giants 21

Arizona 22, Carolina 6

Denver 51, Dallas 48

San Francisco 34, Houston 3

Oakland 27, San Diego 17

Open: Minnesota, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, Washington

Monday's game

N.Y. Jets 30, Atlanta 28

Thursday's game

N.Y. Giants at Chicago, 8:25 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 13

Carolina at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

St. Louis at Houston, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Baltimore, 1 p.m.

Philadelphia at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

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

Cincinnati at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Tennessee at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.

Jacksonville at Denver, 4:05 p.m.

Arizona at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

New Orleans at New England, 4:25 p.m.

Washington at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Open: Atlanta, Miami

Monday, Oct. 14

Indianapolis at San Diego, 8:40 p.m.

College

This Week's Schedule

Thursday

Top 25—Rutgers at No. 8 Louisville, 7:30

OVC—E. Illinois at Austin Peay, 8; Tenn.-Martin at Tennessee Tech, 8

Saturday

SEC—No. 25 Missouri at No. 7 Georgia, noon; No. 14 South Carolina at Arkansas, 12:21; Western Carolina at Auburn, 2; No. 17 Florida at No. 10 LSU, 3:30; No. 1 Alabama at Kentucky, 7; Bowling Green at Mississippi State, 7:30; No. 9 Texas A&M at Mississippi, 8:30

OVC—Murray State at SE Missouri State, 2; Tennessee State at Jacksonville State, 4

STATE—Campbellsville at Georgetown, 1:30; Centre at Berry, 1; Kentucky Christian at Lindsey Wilson, 1:30; Fort Valley State at Kentucky State, 1:30; Missouri S&T at Kentucky Wesleyan, 3; Thomas More at Washington & Jefferson, 7; Union at Cumberland, 2:30

TOP 25—No. 2 Oregon at No. 16 Washington, 4; Boston at No. 3 Clemson, 3:30; No. 5 Stanford at Utah, 6; California at No. 11 UCLA, 10:30; No. 12 Oklahoma at Texas, noon; No. 15 Baylor at Kansas State, 3:30; No. 18 Michigan at Penn State, 5; No. 19 Northwestern at Wisconsin, 3:30; Iowa State at No. 20 Texas Tech, noon; Akron at No. 23 Northern Illinois, 5; Pittsburgh at No. 24 Virginia Tech, noon

NAIA poll

With first-place votes in parentheses:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Morningside (Iowa) (14)

4-0 314 1

2. Cumberlands 5-0 299 2

3. Grand View (Iowa) 5-0 292 4

4. Saint Francis (Ind.) 3-1 275 6

5. Benedictine (Kan.) 5-0 261 7

6. Missouri Valley 3-1 249 8

7. Carroll (Mont.) 4-1 235 8

8. Ottawa (Kan.) 4-1 230 10

9. St. Ambrose (Iowa) 3-1 215 11

10. Saint Xavier (Ill.) 3-2 211 3

11. Baker (Kan.) 4-1 206 12

12. Georgetown 2-2 175 5

13. Rocky Mountain (Mont.)

5-1 162 16

14. Tabor (Kan.) 4-1 160 15

15. Concordia (Neb.) 5-0 149 17

16. Valley City State (N.D.)

4-1 132 18

17. Friends (Kan.) 4-1 120 20

17. Lindsey Wilson 5-1 120 14

19. Peru State (Neb.) 4-1 94 24

20. Doane (Neb.) 3-2 91 13

21. Trinity Intl (Ill.) 4-1 52 NR

22. Nebraska Wesleyan3-2 51 NR

23. Faulkner (Ala.) 4-2 49 NR

24. Montana State-Northern

4-2 43 19

25. St. Francis (Ill.) 3-2 16 NR

High School

Associated Press Polls

The Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:

Class A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Mayfield (18) 7-0 180 1     

2. Russellville 6-0 153 2     

3. Fairview 6-0 139 3     

4. Pikeville 5-1 120 4     

5. Beechwood 3-3 82 5     

6. Paintsville 5-1 79 6     

7. Hazard 4-2 74 7     

8. Raceland 4-2 42 9     

t9. Williamsburg 3-2 34 10   

t9. Frankfort 4-2 34 NR   

Others receiving votes: Bethlehem 28, Paris 19, Pineville 4, Eminence 2.   

Class 2A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Caldwell Co. (13) 7-0 172 1     

2. DeSales (4) 7-0 165 2     

3. Louisville Christian (1)

7-0 147 3     

4. Glasgow 6-1 106 4     

5. Owensboro Catholic 4-2 96 5     

6. Middlesboro 5-1 78 6     

7. Newport Central Catholic

2-4 56 8     

8. Murray 3-3 49 10   

9. Somerset 3-3 40 NR   

10. Bardstown 4-2 29 7     

Others receiving votes: 11, Union Co. 19. 12, Walton-Verona 17. 13, Ballard Memorial 9. 14, Betsy Layne 4. 15, Gallatin Co. 2.

Class 3A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Belfry (14) 6-0 172 1     

2. Wayne Co. (2) 7-0 162 3     

3. Bourbon Co. (1) 6-0 125 5     

4. South Warren (1) 6-1 121 2     

5. Central 3-3 103 6     

6. Corbin 5-1 99 4     

7. Mason Co. 6-0 73 7     

8. Lawrence Co. 6-1 53 8     

9. Elizabethtown 5-1 45 9     

10. Bell Co. 4-3 22 10   

Others receiving votes: Fort Campbell 5, Paducah Tilghman 4, Russell 2, Monroe Co. 2.

Class 4A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Highlands (17) 7-0 179 1     

2. Boyle Co. (1) 7-0 161 2     

3. Johnson Central 6-0 132 3     

4. Collins 5-1 127 4     

5. Cov. Catholic 4-2 105 7     

6. Lex. Catholic 4-3 73 6     

7. Owensboro 5-2 61 5     

8. Knox Central 5-2 49 9     

9. Russell Co. 5-1 47 8     

10. Ashland Blazer 5-2 36 10   

Others receiving votes: North Oldham 11, Calloway Co. 4, Holmes 4.

Class 5A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Bowling Green (17) 6-0 177 1     

2. Pulaski Co. 7-0 156 2     

3. Anderson Co. 5-1 128 3     

4. Franklin Co. (1) 7-0 126 4     

t5. John Hardin 4-2 99 5     

t5. Madison Southern 6-0 99 6     

7. Scott 6-0 63 8     

8. Conner 4-2 41 9     

9. North Laurel 5-1 39 7     

10. Harlan Co. 3-3 21 NR   

Others receiving votes: Warren Central 13, Graves Co. 11, Bullitt East 10, South Oldham 4, Bullitt Central 2.

Class 6A

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Scott Co. (8) 6-0 166 1     

2. Trinity (9) 3-3 161 2     

3. Male 6-0 131 3     

4. St. Xavier 4-3 119 4     

5. Simon Kenton (1) 7-0 114 5     

6. Manual 6-0 81 6     

7. Henry Clay 6-0 78 7     

8. Central Hardin 6-0 52 8     

9. Henderson Co. 5-1 30 9     

10. Dixie Heights 5-1 24 NR   

Others receiving votes: McCracken County 19, Butler 9, Bryan Station 3.

Golf

Local

Hole-In-One

At Woodford Hills C.C.

Stan Watts aced the 175-yard 11th hole with a 5-wood. Witnesses: Ralph Combs, Bill Ahern, Dr. Henry Atticus Watts.

Hockey

NHL

Monday's games

New Jersey at Edmonton (n)

N.Y. Rangers at Los Angeles (n)

Tuesday's games

Colorado at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Phoenix at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Florida at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Carolina at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Nashville, 8 p.m.

New Jersey at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.Horse racing

Thoroughbred

The 2013 Thoroughbred Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) covering racing performances through Oct. 6. Rankings based on the votes of sports and thoroughbred racing media representatives on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis with first place votes in parentheses, record, total points and previous rank (Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare, R-ridgling):

A-S St 1-2-3 Pts Pvs

1. Game On Dude (47)

6-G 5 5-0-0 515 1

2. Wise Dan (3) 6-G 6 5-1-0 440 2

3. Princess Of Sylmar (1)

3-F 7 6-1-0 398 3

4. Royal Delta 5-M 6 3-2-0 260 4

5. Point Of Entry 5-H 2 2-0-0 180 5

6. Graydar 4-C 3 3-0-0 169 6

7. Will Take Charge 3-C 9 4-1-0 131 7

8. Mucho Macho Man 5-H 4 1-0-2 123 9

9. Ron The Greek (1) 6-H 7 2-0-2 109 10

10. Beholder 3-F 6 4-2-0 83 —

Others receiving votes: Palace Malice 78, Fort Larned 75, Laughing 42, Sahara Sky 37, Flat Out 28, Cross Traffic 27, Obviously 24, Points Offthebench 23, Big Blue Kitten 21, Little Mike 21, Silver Max 15, Emollient 13, Tiz Flirtatious 9, Orb 7, Verrazano 7, Animal Kingdom 6, Close Hatches 4, Groupie Doll 4, Departing 2, Havana 2, My Conquestadory 2, Private Zone 2, Artemis Agrotera 1, Caixa Eletronica 1, Pants On Fire 1.

Soccer

High School Boys

At Lexington Christian

Lexington Christian 5, Bourbon Co. 1

GoalL: Sonday 1, G. Hamilton 4; B: Fernandez 1.

GoalkeepersL: Penalva; B: Ward.

Records—Lexington Christian 9-6-2, Bourbon Co. 1-17-1.

high school girls

At Woodford Co.

Lexington Catholic 1, Woodford Co. 0

GoalL: Rios.

GoalkeepersL: Youkilis; W: Adams.

Records—Lexington Catholic 12-6-1, Woodford Co. 9-6.

At Henry Clay

Henry Clay 2, Bowling Green 1

GoalH: Cashman 1, Elsen 1; B: Walton 1.

GoalkeepersH: Barfield; B: Vincent.

Records—Henry Clay 9-6-1, Bowling Green 17-2.

Volleyball

high school

At Lexington Christian

Lexington Christian def. Clark Co. 25-9, 25-10

Records—Lexington Christian 18-2, Clark Co. 10-14

Odds

Glantz-Culver Line

NCAA Football

Thursday

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

at Louisville 17 17 Rutgers

San Diego St. 5 3½ at Air Force

at Southern Cal 6 5½ Arizona

Friday

at Cincinnati 19 21½ Temple

Saturday

Oklahoma-x 11½ 13½ Texas

at Michigan St. 6 9½ Indiana

at Virginia Tech 7 9 Pittsburgh

at UMass 2½ 3½ Miami (Ohio)

at Clemson 21 24 Boston College

Buffalo 7½ 10 at W. Michigan

at Ohio 10½ 17½ Cent. Michigan

at UConn 6 6 South Florida

at Duke 3½ 2½ Navy

Troy 16 18½ at Georgia St.

Texas A&M 5 7 at Mississippi

at Ball St. 11 15½ Kent St.

at Mississippi St. 8½ 10 Bowling Green

at N. Illinois 21½ 22 Akron

at Texas Tech 17 16 Iowa St.

Rice 3½ 3 at UTSA

at Wyoming 10 15 New Mexico

Stanford 10 8½ at Utah

at BYU 4 6½ Georgia Tech

Nebraska 14½ 14½ at Purdue

at Georgia 11 9½ Missouri

Baylor 10½ 19½ at Kansas St.

at LSU 6½ 7 Florida

at Arizona St. 24 25 Colorado

Oregon 10½ 14 at Washington

at UCLA 23 24 California

at Wisconsin 9½ 10 Northwestern

East Carolina 11 10 at Tulane

South Carolina 7 6 at Arkansas

Alabama 27 27 at Kentucky

at Colorado St. Pk 4 San Jose St.

at Arkansas St. 24 24 Idaho

Michigan 1 3 at Penn St.

at NC State 4½ 5 Syracuse

at Houston 10½ 10½ Memphis

Marshall 13 13 at FAU

at TCU 24 25 Kansas

at North Texas 4½ 6 Middle Tenn.

at Texas St. 7 7 Louisiana-Monroe

Boise St. 7½ 7 at Utah St.

at Washington St. Pk 1 Oregon St.

Tulsa 10 10½ at UTEP

at UNLV 6½ 9½ Hawaii

x-at Dallas

NFL

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

Thursday, Oct. 10

at Chicago 7 8 N.Y. Giants

Sunday, Oct. 13

at Kansas City 10 9½ Oakland

Philadelphia 3 1 at Tampa Bay

Green Bay 3½ 3 at Baltimore

Detroit 3 2½ at Cleveland

at Minnesota 2 2 Carolina

at Houston 7 7 St. Louis

Pittsburgh 2 3 at N.Y. Jets

Cincinnati 7½ 7½ at Buffalo

at Seattle 13½ 13½ Tennessee

at Denver 27½ 26½ Jacksonville

at San Francisco 11½ 11½ Arizona

at New England 3 2½ New Orleans

at Dallas 3½ 5½ Washington

Monday, Oct. 14

Indianapolis 2½ Pk at San Diego

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