xxxday's lineup

Scoreboard: Oct. 23

October 23, 2013 

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

HOUSTON ASTROS—Named Brent Strom pitching coach, Pat Listach first base coach, Craig Bjornson bullpen coach and Ralph Dickenson assistant hitting coach.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Added Paul Molitor to the major league coaching staff.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Announced the retirement of special assistant to the general manager Dick Balderson. Named Jeff Schugel special assistant to the general manager/major league scout.

CINCINNATI REDS—Named Bryan Price manager.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Agreed to terms with RHP Tim Lincecum on a two-year contract through the 2015 season.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DALLAS MAVERICKS—Waived C Fab Melo, F Renaldo Balkman, F Devin Ebanks and G-F D.J. Kennedy.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Signed WR Teddy Williams and Released LB Kenny Demens.

ATLANTA FALCONS—Signed LB Thomas Howard. Waived LB Jamar Chaney.

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Signed WR Brian Tyms off Miami's practice squad. Waived WR Tori Gurley.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Signed WR Lanear Sampson to the practice squad.

DETROIT LIONS—Released TE Tony Scheffler. Signed OT Barry Richardson.

GREEN BAY PACKERS—Signed RB Michael Hill to the practice squad. Released WR Reggie Dunn from the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Signed CB Jalil Brown. Waived TE Dominique Jones. Released FB Robert Hughes from the practice squad.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Terminated the contract of CB Jacob Lacey. Claimed CB Shaun Prater off waivers.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Placed FB Spencer Ware on injured reserve. Signed FB Michael Robinson. Released WR Josh Lenz from the practice squad. Signed WR Ricardo Lockette and G Zach Allen to the practice squad.

COLLEGE

NCAA—Placed Miami's athletics program on three years probation. Miami's football team will lose nine scholarships and the men's basketball team will lose three scholarships over the next three years. Suspended Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith five games for inadequately monitoring his former assistants' interactions with Miami booster Nevin Shapiro and failing to promote an atmosphere of compliance with its rules while coach of the Hurricanes' men's basketball team.

Basketball

nba

pre-season

Tuesday's games

Indiana 107, Atlanta 89

Detroit 99, Washington 96

San Antonio 123, Orlando 101

Oklahoma City at Phoenix (n)

Utah at L.A. Lakers (n)

Wednesday's games

Memphis at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Brooklyn at Boston, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Washington vs. Cleveland at Cincinnati, 7 p.m.

New York vs. Milwaukee at Green Bay, Wis., 8 p.m.

Miami at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Atlanta at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Denver, 9 p.m.

Chicago vs. Oklahoma City at Wichita, Kansas, 9:30 p.m.

Golden State at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

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

college men

ohio valley conferencepre-season polls

As selected by the head coaches and sports information directors (with first-place votes in parentheses):

TEAMS

East

1. Eastern Ky. (18) 128

2. Belmont (6) 116

3. Morehead St. 74

4. Jacksonville St. 72

5. Tennessee St. 60

6. Tennessee Tech 42

West

1. (tie) SE Missouri (13) 117

1. (tie) Murray St. (11) 117

3. Austin Peay 90

4. Tenn.-Martin 66

5. E. Illinois 58

6. SIU-Edwardsville 44

ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM

Player of the year: Tyler Stone, SE Missouri

Travis Beltran, Austin Peay; Glenn Cosey, Eastern Ky.; Nino Johnson, SE Missouri; J.J. Mann, Belmont; Patrick Miller, Tennessee St.; Stone, SE Missouri; Myles Taylor, Tenn.-Martin; Will Triggs, Austin Peay; Corey Walden, Eastern Ky.; Brian Williams, Jacksonville St.

college women

ohio valley conferencepre-season polls

As selected by the head coaches and sports information directors (with first-place votes in parentheses):

TEAMS

East

1. Tennessee Tech (12) 119

2. Belmont (9) 115

3. Eastern Ky. (3) 95

4. Morehead St. 66

5. Tennessee St. 65

6. Jacksonville St. 32

West

1. Tenn.-Martin (22) 132

2. SIU-Edwardsville (2) 103

3. E. Illinois 85

4. Murray St. 68

5. SE Missouri 61

6. Austin Peay 42

ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM

Player of the year: Jasmine Newsome, Tenn.-Martin

Newsome, Tenn.-Martin; Heather Butler, Tenn.-Martin; Diamond Henderson, Tennessee Tech; Terrice Robinson, Morehead St.; Marie Carpenter, Eastern Ky.; Tierny Austin, SIU-Edwardsville; Almesha Jones, Morehead St.; Jordyn Luffman, Belmont; Kara Wright, SE Missouri; Molly Heady, Tennessee Tech

Football

nfl

giants 23, vikings 7

Monday's game

Minnesota 7 0 0 0 — 7

N.Y. Giants 3 7 7 6 — 23

First quarter: NYG—FG J.Brown 35, 5:24. Min—Sherels 86 punt return (Walsh kick), :23. Second quarter: NYG—Randle 24 pass from Manning (J.Brown kick), 9:33. Third quarter: NYG—Hillis 1 run (J.Brown kick), 8:37. Fourth quarter: NYG—FG J.Brown 23, 12:13. NYG—FG J.Brown 36, 11:03.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Minnesota, Peterson 13-28, Patterson 1-2. N.Y. Giants, Hillis 18-36, Cox 11-23, Manning 3-5.

PASSING—Minnesota, Freeman 20-53-1-190. N.Y. Giants, Manning 23-39-0-200.

RECEIVING—Minnesota, Jennings 4-41, Simpson 3-32, Rudolph 3-27, Patterson 3-22, Peterson 2-28, Gerhart 2-17, Wright 1-13, Carlson 1-9, Felton 1-1. N.Y. Giants, Cruz 5-50, Hillis 5-45, Randle 3-40, Conner 3-17, Nicks 2-28, Myers 2-15, Cox 2-1, Pascoe 1-4.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—Minnesota, Walsh 53 (SH).

Golf

Professional

This week's tournaments

PGA TOUR/ASIAN TOUR

CIMB CLASSIC

Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

When: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Kuala Lumpur G. & C.C., West Course (6,967 yards, par 72)

Purse: $7 million ($1.26 million to the winner)

TV: Golf (11 p.m.-3 a.m. Wednesday; 6:30-10:30 p.m., 11 p.m.-3 a.m. Thursday-Saturday; 6:30-10:30 p.m. Sunday)

Notes: The tournament is an official PGA Tour event for the first time. The winner will receive a two-year PGA Tour exemption and a spot in the Masters.EUROPEAN TOUR

BMW MASTERS

Where: Shanghai

When: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Lake Malaren G.C., The Masters Course (7,607 yards, par 72)

Purse: $7 million ($1,166,600 to the winner)

TV: Golf (6-10 a.m. Thursday-Sunday)

Last year: Peter Hanson held off Rory McIlroy by a stroke.

LPGA TOUR

LPGA TAIWAN CHAMPIONSHIP

Where: Yang Mei, Taiwan

When: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Sunrise G. and C.C. (6,390 yards, par 72)

Purse: $2 million ($300,000 to the winner)

TV: Golf (noon-3 p.m. Thursday-Sunday)

Last year: Suzann Pettersen beat Inbee Park by three strokes.

CHAMPIONS TOUR

AT&T CHAMPIONSHIP

Where: San Antonio

When: Friday-Sunday

Course: TPC San Antonio, AT&T Canyons Course (6,735 yards, par 71)

Purse: $1.9 million ($285,000 to the winner)

TV: Golf (3:30-6 p.m. Friday-Sunday)

Notes: The top 30 on the money list after the tournament will advance to the season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship next week at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco. ... Kentuckian Kenny Perry leads the Charles Schwab Cup standings, 494 points ahead of second-place Langer.

Hockey

nhl

Tuesday's games

Chicago 3, Florida 2 (SO)

Toronto 4, Anaheim 2

Vancouver 5, N.Y. Islanders 4 (OT)

Columbus 4, New Jersey 1

Edmonton 4, Montreal 3

Minnesota 2, Nashville 0

Washington at Winnipeg (n)

Calgary at Phoenix (n)

Wednesday's games

Ottawa at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Boston at Buffalo, 8 p.m.

Soccer

high school boys

region tournaments

(All times p.m.)

10th at montgomery Co.

Tuesday's first round

Bishop Brossart 1 Clark Co. 0

Scott 10 Mason Co. 0

11th at Lafayette

Tuesday's first round

Henry Clay 2 Tates Creek 1

Model 4 Western Hills 2

Thursday's semifinals

Paul Dunbar vs. Woodford Co., 6

Model vs. Henry Clay, 8

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 7

12th at Boyle Co.

Monday's games

West Jessamine 2 Southwestern 1

Danville 1 Somerset 0 (SO)

Tuesday's first round

Mercer Co. 6 Pulaski Co. 0

Boyle Co. 12 Wayne Co. 0

Thursday's semifinals

West Jessamine vs. Danville, 6

Mercer Co. vs. Boyle Co., 8

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 7

high school girls

region tournaments

(All times p.m.)

11th at Bryan Station

Tuesday's first round

Henry Clay 1 Woodford Co. 0

Tates Creek Madison Southern (n)

Thursday's semfinals

Scott Co. vs. Paul Dunbar, 6:15

TC-MS winner vs. Henry Clay, 8:15

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 3

12th at southwestern

Monday's first round

West Jessamine 14 Wayne Co. 0

Tuesday's first round

Mercer Co. 4 Southwestern 2

Pulaski Co. Lincoln Co. (n)

Thursday's semifinals

West Jessamine vs. Boyle Co., 6

PC-LC winner vs. Mercer Co., 8

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 5

Volleyball

College

At Richmond

Eastern Ky. def. Northern Ky. 25-19, 25-16, 23-25, 25-16.

Records—Eastern Ky. 12-12, Northern Ky. 8-14.

high school

district tournaments

(All times p.m.)

40th at bourbon Co.

Tuesday's finals

Montgomery Co. Clark Co. (n)

41st at western hills

Tuesday's first round

Franklin Co. 3 Western Hills 2

Wednesday's finals

Franklin Co. vs. Woodford Co., 6

42nd at Henry Clay

Tuesday's first round

Scott Co. 3 Bryan Station 0

Tuesday's finals

Henry Clay 3 Scott Co. 0

43rd at lexington catholic

Tuesday's semifinals

Tates Creek 3 Lex. Christian 0

Paul Dunbar 3 Lafayette 0

Wednesday's finals

Tates Creek vs. Paul Dunbar, 7

44th at Madison Central

Tuesday's finals

Madison Central 3 Madison Southern 0

46th at Mercer Co.

Monday's first round

West Jessamine 3 East Jessamine 0

Burgin 3 Mercer Co. 0

Tuesday's finals

West Jessamine 3 Burgin 0Odds

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NCAA Football

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

at Mississippi St. 10 10 Kentucky

Saturday

Clemson 13 14 at Maryland

at Texas A&M 18½ 18 Vanderbilt

at Auburn 28 24 FAU

at Alabama 26½ 28½ Tennessee

at Oregon 17½ 23 UCLA

at Miami 23 22½ Wake Forest

at Florida St. 27½ 31 N.C. State

at Oklahoma 7 7 Texas Tech

Stanford 6½ 4½ at Oregon St.

at Western Ky. 7½ 10 Troy

at Mississippi 40 41 Idaho

at Missouri 2 3 South Carolina

Oklahoma St. 17 13½ at Iowa St.

Baylor 35½ 35 at Kansas

Nebraska 8½ 10½ at Minnesota

Louisville 21 20 at South Florida

at Ohio St. 14½ 14½ Penn St.

Fresno St. 9½ 9½ at San Diego St.

NFL

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

Carolina 6½ 6 at Tampa Bay

Sunday

San Francisco-x 14½ 16½ Jacksonville

at Detroit 3 3 Dallas

at Philadelphia 6½ 6 N.Y. Giants

at Kansas City 7½ 7 Cleveland

at New Orleans 12½ 12½ Buffalo

at New England 6½ 7 Miami

at Cincinnati 7 6½ N.Y. Jets

Pittsburgh 3 3 at Oakland

at Denver 13 13 Washington

at Arizona 2½ 2½ Atlanta

Green Bay 7½ 10 at Minnesota

Monday

Seattle 10 11 at St. Louis

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