Scoreboard: Feb. 26

February 25, 2014 

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BASEBALL

American League

SEATTLE MARINERS—Agreed to terms with RHPs Blake Beavan, Danny Farquhar, Yoervis Medina and Tom Wilhelmsen; OF Ji-Man Choi; and OFs Abraham Almonte, Xavier Avery and James Jones.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Agreed to terms with RHPs David Carpenter, Cory Gearrin, David Hale, Juan Jaime, Aaron Northcraft, Wirfin Obispo and Anthony Varvaro; LHPs Luis Avilan, Ryan Buchter, Carlos Perez and Alex Wood; INFs Ernesto Mejia, Tyler Pastornicky and Elmer Reyes; OFs Jose Constanza, Todd Cunningham and Joey Terdoslavich; and Cs Christian Bethancourt and Evan Gattis on one-year contracts.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MIAMI HEAT—Signed G DeAndre Liggins to a 10-day contract.

ORLANDO MAGIC—Signed C De wayne Dedmon and G-F Adonis Thomas to 10-day contracts.

Baseball

major league

spring training

Wednesday's games

Detroit vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Toronto vs. Philadelphia at Clearwater, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Oakland vs. San Francisco at Scottsdale, Ariz., 3:05 p.m.

Cincinnati vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 3:05 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 3:10 p.m.

college

E. Illinois 000 000 000—0 6 1

Louisville 130 100 10x—6 8 1

Haberer, Kennedy (2), Thurston (4), Widdersheim (7) and Reese; Sparger, Philley (7), Burdi (8), Alphin (9) and White. W—Sparger (1-0). L—Haberer (0-1). 2B—L: Sturgeon, Kay. 3B—L: Whiting.

Records—Louisville 6-2, Eastern Illinois 0-7.

Transylvania 000 101 050—7 9 2

Centre 000 110 200—4 9 5

Collett, Birkenhauer (5), Banahan (6), King (7), Boone (7) and Liggett; Brewe, Montgom (3), Cox (4), McAvoy (5), Marti (6), Short (7), Vitkun (8), Edwards (8), Litsey (9) and Broerin, Graham. W—Boone. L—Vitkun.

Records—Transylvania 2-2, Centre 2-4.

Western Ky. 011 010 000—3 10 0

Vanderbilt 000 002 000—2 3 0

Barley, Sowell (7), Allen (7), Tompkins (8) and Messex, Downing; Buehler, Stone (7), Miller (9) and Harvey, Delay. W—Bartley (1-1). L—Buehler (1-1). Sv—Tompkins (4). 2B—W: Wilcox, Wood; V: Wiel. 3B—W: Diedrick.

Records—Western Ky. 6-2, Vanderbilt 7-1.

Basketball

nba

Tuesday's games

Indiana 118, L.A. Lakers 98

Washington 115, Orlando 106

Toronto 99, Cleveland 93

Chicago 107, Atlanta 103

Minnesota at Phoenix (n)

Portland at Denver (n)

Houston at Sacramento (n)

Wednesday's games

Orlando at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Atlanta at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Golden State at Chicago, 8 p.m.

New Orleans at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Cleveland at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Memphis, 8 p.m.

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

Phoenix at Utah, 9 p.m.

Brooklyn at Portland, 10 p.m.

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

pacers 118, lakers 98

L.A. LAKERS (98) — Bazemore 8-19 6-8 23, Johnson 6-10 1-2 15, Gasol 6-13 1-1 13, Marshall 0-3 0-0 0, Meeks 5-14 2-2 13, J.Hill 1-2 0-0 2, Brooks 4-10 1-5 11, Farmar 2-7 0-0 5, Kaman 3-6 0-0 6, Kelly 3-4 0-0 7, Sacre 1-2 1-2 3. Totals 39-90 12-20 98.

INDIANA (118) — George 6-18 7-7 20, West 4-12 3-4 11, Hibbert 5-10 0-0 10, G.Hill 6-9 1-1 14, Stephenson 6-12 1-2 13, Turner 6-12 1-2 13, Mahinmi 4-7 1-1 9, Watson 5-6 0-0 11, Scola 3-8 3-4 9, Butler 2-3 0-0 6, Copeland 0-2 1-2 1, Sloan 0-1 1-2 1, Allen 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 47-101 19-25 118.

L.A. Lakers 23 31 16 28— 98

Indiana 30 27 34 27—118

Three-point goals—L.A. Lakers 8-23 (Brooks 2-3, Johnson 2-3, Kelly 1-2, Farmar 1-3, Bazemore 1-5, Meeks 1-6, Marshall 0-1), Indiana 5-16 (Butler 2-3, Watson 1-1, G.Hill 1-2, George 1-5, Turner 0-1, Stephenson 0-2, Copeland 0-2). Rebounds—L.A. Lakers 49 (Gasol 9), Indiana 70 (West 12). Assists—L.A. Lakers 22 (Farmar 7), Indiana 25 (George 6). Total fouls—L.A. Lakers 23, Indiana 21. A—18,165 (18,165).

wizards 115, magic 106

ORLANDO (106) — Harkless 9-13 2-3 22, Harris 5-11 1-1 11, Vucevic 9-14 1-2 19, Nelson 2-8 2-2 7, Oladipo 10-20 4-4 26, Moore 1-4 0-0 3, O'Quinn 4-6 2-2 10, Lamb 2-7 0-0 6, Nicholson 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 43-86 12-14 106.

WASHINGTON (115) — Booker 1-5 1-2 3, Ariza 7-10 3-3 22, Gortat 9-13 3-5 21, Wall 11-19 3-4 27, Beal 7-13 6-9 21, Singleton 2-6 0-0 4, Webster 1-4 3-3 5, Harrington 3-7 0-0 7, Miller 1-3 2-2 5, Temple 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 42-80 21-28 115.

Orlando 31 22 27 26—106

Washington 35 27 31 22—115

Three-point goals—Orlando 8-25 (Oladipo 2-4, Lamb 2-5, Harkless 2-6, Moore 1-2, Nelson 1-5, Harris 0-3), Washington 10-16 (Ariza 5-5, Wall 2-4, Miller 1-1, Beal 1-1, Harrington 1-3, Webster 0-2). Fouled out—Vucevic. Rebounds—Orlando 47 (Vucevic 14), Washington 43 (Gortat 10). Assists—Orlando 24 (Nelson 8), Washington 24 (Wall 7). Total fouls—Orlando 26, Washington 15. Technicals—Harris. A—13,306 (20,308).

bulls 107, hawks 103

CHICAGO (107) — Dunleavy 6-15 6-6 22, Boozer 8-14 1-2 17, Noah 9-13 2-4 20, Hinrich 3-12 6-7 14, Snell 4-8 1-1 10, Augustin 2-14 5-5 10, Gibson 5-12 4-4 14, Mohammed 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 37-88 25-29 107.

ATLANTA (103) — Korver 4-10 4-4 16, Carroll 4-12 3-3 13, Brand 3-5 1-1 7, Teague 10-20 3-4 26, Mack 8-14 0-0 17, Scott 5-12 0-0 12, Williams 4-10 2-2 12, Martin 0-0 0-0 0, Pittman 0-1 0-2 0. Totals 38-84 13-16 103.

Chicago 20 34 26 27—107

Atlanta 30 21 24 28—103

Three-point goals—Chicago 8-24 (Dunleavy 4-9, Hinrich 2-5, Snell 1-2, Augustin 1-8), Atlanta 14-33 (Korver 4-9, Teague 3-4, Scott 2-5, Carroll 2-5, Williams 2-5, Mack 1-5). Rebounds—Chicago 58 (Noah 12), Atlanta 46 (Brand 13). Assists—Chicago 24 (Augustin 6), Atlanta 21 (Teague 7). Total fouls—Chicago 15, Atlanta 22. Technicals—Boozer, Chicago defensive three-second, Atlanta defensive three-second. A—12,418 (18,729).

college men

tuesday's scores

SEC

No. 1 Florida 57 Vanderbilt 54

Georgia 71Missouri 56

STATE

Ky. Wesleyan 78 Kentucky St. 77

TOP 25

No. 2 Wichita St. 69 Bradley 49

No. 6 Duke 66 Virignia Tech 48

San Jose St.No. 13 San Diego St. (n)

No. 14 Wisconsin 69Indiana 58

Minnesota 95No. 20 Iowa 89

No. 25 New Mexico 67Utah St. 58

wednesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Alabama at Mississippi, 8; Tennessee at Mississippi St., 8; Texas A&M at Louisiana St., 8; South Carolina at Auburn, 9

OVC—Belmont at SIU-Edwardsville, 8

TOP 25—California at No. 3 Arizona, 9; Butler at No. 8 Villanova, 8; Miami at No. 12 Virginia, 7; West Virginia at No. 15 Iowa St., 8; No. 16 Michigan at Purdue, 7; No. 19 North Carolina at N.C. State, 8; Baylor at No. 24 Texas, 9

conference tournaments

HEARTLAND COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC

Tuesday's first round

Hanover 78 Franklin 70

Mt. St. Joseph 75 Transylvania 54

Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic

Tuesday's first round

Alice Lloyd Brescia (n)

Berea Asbury (n)

mt. st. joseph 75, transylvania 54

HCAC Tournament first round

TRANSYLVANIA — Monroe 2-5 2-4 6, Stansberry 6-13 2-2 17, Jones 4-9 1-1 10, Dorfman 3-7 0-0 8, Jennings 2-6 1-2 5, Rowe 0-5 0-0 0, Gordon 0-0 0-0 0, Sirkin 0-1 2-2 2, Keyer 0-0 0-0 0, Dooley 0-3 0-0 0, Caggins 0-0 0-0 0, Wade 2-5 1-1 6, Igo 0-0 0-0 0, Parke 0-0 0-0 0, Taylor 0-0 0-1 0. Totals 19-54 9-13 54.

MT. ST. JOSEPH — Allen 2-8 1-3 5, Scudder 2-11 4-4 10, Mann 1-4 2-4 5, Kunkel 8-12 3-3 22, Countryman 3-6 1-2 9, Combs 2-5 0-0 4, Payne 0-0 0-0 0, Kincaid 0-1 0-0 0, Gallenstein 0-1 0-0 0, Thompson 5-10 6-6 16, Murdock 2-3 0-1 4. Totals 25-61 17-23 75.

Halftime—Mt. St. Joseph 35-30. Three-point goals—Transylvania 7-27 (Stansberry 3-8, Dorfman 2-5, Jones 1-1, Wade 1-4, Sikin 0-1, Monroe 0-2, Rowe 0-3, Dooley 0-3). Mt. St. Joseph 8-29 (Kunkel 3-5, Countryman 2-4, Scudder 2-9, Mann 1-4, Combs 0-1, Gallenstein 0-1, Murdock 0-1, Allen 0-2, Thompson 0-2). Rebounds—Transylvania 34 (Jennins 10), Mt. St. Joseph 45 (Scudder 9, Kunkel 9). Assists—Transylvania 9 (Three tied with 2), Mt. St. Joseph 18 (Scudder 5). Total fouls—Transylvania 17, Mt. St. Joseph 18. A—n/a.

naia poll

With records, total points, previous ranking, and first-place votes in parentheses:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Cal St. San Marcos (9) 27-1 250 1

2. Pikeville (1)25-2 242 2

3. William Carey 22-2 234 3

4. Columbia, Mo. 26-2 225 7

5. SAGU 23-4 217 4

6. Freed-Hardeman 24-3 208 5

7. Emmanuel 24-2 200 8

8. Talladega 23-5 191 6

9. Benedictine 20-6 183 11

10. Vanguard 22-5 179 9

11. Rocky Mountain 21-7 174 10

12. LSU-Shreveport 19-6 160 13

13. Xavier, La. 20-7 153 14

14. Georgetown 20-8 140 16

15. Culver-Stockton 20-6 136 12

16. Arizona Christian 21-6 131 25

17. Oklahoma City 16-9 105 —

18. Mont. St.-Northern 23-7 104 18

19. Evangel 20-8 102 —

20. St. Gregory's 20-7 100 23

21. Westminster 18-11 93 21

22. Our Lady of the Lake 19-8 90 —

23. St. Catharine 17-9 65 —

24. Lindenwood-Belleville 20-7 64 —

25. Biola 16-12 63 —

Others receiving votes: Concordia 42, Wiley 39, Wayland Baptist 28, Edward Waters 18, Belhaven 11, MidAm. Nazarene 10, Campbellsville 9, Martin Methodist 7, St. Thomas 6, Life 3.

college women

tuesday's scores

TOP 25

No. 1 Connecticut 81 SMU 48

wednesday's games

(All times p.m.)

TOP 25—Texas Tech at No. 11 West Virginia, 7; Iowa St. at No. 15 Oklahoma St., 8; No. 23 Middle Tennessee at East Carolina, 7; Temple at No. 24 Rutgers, 7:30

conference TOURNAMETS

Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic

Tuesday's first round

Asbury 72 Cincinnati Christian 69

Berea 74 Indiana-SE 71

Midway 92 Alice Lloyd 70

usa today poll

The USA Today women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 24, points (based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote), and previous ranking:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Connecticut (31) 28-0 799 1

2. Notre Dame (1) 27-0 769 2

3. Louisville 27-2 722 3

4. Stanford 26-2 700 4

5. Baylor 25-3 663 5

5. South Carolina 25-2 663 6

7. Maryland 22-5 577 9

8. Duke 24-4 566 7

9. Tennessee 22-5 550 10

10. West Virginia 24-3 500 14

11. North Carolina 21-7 446 8

12. Penn St. 21-6 392 11

13. Nebraska 21-5 378 17

14. Oklahoma St. 21-5 368 12

15. Kentucky 20-7 360 15

16. Texas A&M 21-7 350 13

17. N.C. State 23-5 284 16

18. California 20-7 280 19

19. Purdue 20-7 222 21

20. Gonzaga 24-4 213 20

21. Dayton 20-5 133 22

22. Arizona St. 22-6 120 24

23. Louisiana St. 18-9 100 18

24. Iowa St. 18-8 49 23

25. Middle Tennessee 23-4 42 —

Others receiving votes: James Madison 35, BYU 30, Michigan St. 24, Oregon St. 13, Wichita St. 13, DePaul 12, Vanderbilt 7, St. John's 5, Texas 5, Georgia 4, Rutgers 2, Bowling Green 1, Central Michigan 1, Syracuse 1, Villanova 1.

naia poll

With records, total points, previous ranking, and first-place votes in parentheses:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Vanguard (10) 23-0 250 1

2. Freed-Hardeman 27-1 242 2

3. Westminster 22-2 234 3

4. Campbellsville 25-3 226 5

5. Oklahoma City 19-3 218 6

6. Oklahoma Baptist 24-4 207 4

7. The Master's 21-6 202 7

8. Georgetown 19-6 194 8

9. Wiley 25-2 181 10

10. Our Lady of the Lake 23-3 177 11

11. Westmont 17-8 168 9

12. Columbia, Mo. 22-6 166 12

13. Baker 22-5 159 13

14. MidAm. Nazarene 21-3 148 15

15. Lewis-Clark St. 25-4 133 t16

16. John Brown 21-6 126 t16

17. Hope International 19-8 116 14

18. Talladega 22-3 115 19

19. Bethel 20-8 108 18

20. Lyon 20-7 95 21

21. Mont. St.-Northern 20-8 87 22

22. Wayland Batpist 17-10 81 24

23. Cumberlands 18-9 78 23

24. Mobile 19-7 66 t25

25. Xavier, La. 19-9 60 t25

Hockey

nhl

Tuesday's games

Buffalo 3, Carolina 2

Wednesday's games

Boston at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

Detroit at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at Colorado, 10 p.m.

St. Louis at Vancouver, 10:30 p.m.

Softball

college

espn/usa poll

With first-place votes in parentheses:

W-L-T Pvs

1. Florida (15) 16-0 1

2. Tennessee (4) 13-0 3

3. Arizona St. (1) 17-0 4

4. Michigan 16-0 9

6. Oregon 14-1 8

7. (tie) Washington 13-2 2

7. (tie) Kentucky 13-2 6

9. Arizona 13-1 14

10. Alabama 12-3 7

11. Florida St. 13-1 10

12. Baylor 12-3 15

13. Oklahoma 10-5 13

14. Stanford 14-3 11

15. Nebraska 9-5 12

16. South Alabama 11-1 19

17. Georgia 12-1 17

18. Texas A&M 12-4 16

19. Missouri 7-3 18

20. Minnesota 12-1 20

21. Louisiana St. 12-5 23

22. Tulsa 13-2 21

23. Notre Dame 10-3 24

24. Arkansas 13-3 —

25. La.-Lafayette 9-5-1 22

Others receiving votes: Auburn, S.C. Upstate, Northwestern, Texas, California, Mississippi St., San Diego St., Lipscomb, South Florida, Cal St. Fullerton, Louisville, DePaul, McNeese St.usa today coaches poll

With first-place votes in parentheses:

Pts Pvs

1. Florida (20) 788 1

2. Tennessee (10) 776 2

3. Arizona St. 728 4

4. Oregon 672 6

5. UCLA (1) 645 8

6. Michigan 627 7

7. Washington (1) 625 3

8. Kentucky 559 5

9. Florida St. 535 10

10. Arizona 509 14

11. Alabama 472 9

12. Baylor 414 15

13. Texas A&M 358 12

14. South Alabama 349 19

15. Stanford 332 13

16. Nebraska 328 11

17. Missouri 315 16

18. Georgia 290 17

19. Minnesota 232 21

20. Oklahoma 202 18

21. Tulsa 159 22

22. Louisiana St. 146 23

23. Notre Dame 114 24

24. La.-Lafayette 74 20

25. Auburn 57 —

Others receiving votes: S.C. Upstate 44, Northwestern 21, Hofstra 6, California 5, Cal St. Fullerton 4, DePaul 4, McNeese St. 3, Mississippi St. 3, Lipscomb 1, Louisville 1, Texas 1, UAB 1.

Odds

glantz-culver line

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Notre Dame 7½ Georgia Tech

at Massachusetts12 Rhode Island

at La Salle pk St. Bonaventure

at Central Florida 5 Rutgers

Michigan 4½ at Purdue

Connecticut 10 at South Florida

at Virginia 12 Miami

at George Mason 2 Richmond

Delaware 3½ at UNC Wilmington

Towson 2 at James Madison

at William & Mary10½ Hofstra

at Bowling Green 3 Kent St.

Akron 1 at Miami (Ohio)

at Ohio 2 Buffalo

at E. Michigan 11½ Cent. Michigan

W. Michigan 5½ at Ball St.

at Drexel 4Coll. of Charleston

at Iowa St. 9 West Virginia

at Mississippi 5½ Alabama

Tennessee 8½ at Mississippi St.

at N. Iowa 6 S. Illinois

Toledo 6 at N. Illinois

at Illinois St. 1 Indiana St.

at Villanova 14½ Butler

Pittsburgh 4½ at Boston College

at Louisiana St. 10 Texas A&M

North Carolina 3 at N.C. State

at Illinois 3 Nebraska

at Auburn 7 South Carolina

at Texas 5 Baylor

at Tulane 1 FAU

Boise St. 1½ at Fresno St.

at Arizona 13½ California

at Arizona St. 1½ Stanford

at UNLV 7 Colorado St.

Belmont 7at SIU-Edwardsville

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