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Scoreboard: April 3

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX —Optioned 2B Tug Hulett to Pawtucket (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS —Purchased the contract of RHP Jamey Wright from Columbus (IL). Reassigned RHP Saul Rivera, C-1B Chris Gimenez, INF Brian Buscher, INF Luis Rodriguez and INF Niuman Romero to their minor league camp.

TEXAS RANGERS —Agreed to terms with RHP Scott Feldman on a three-year contract. Traded RHP Luis Mendoza to Kansas City for cash considerations.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS —Reassigned RHP Josh Towers to their minor league camp.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES —Placed RHP Brad Lidge and LHP J.C. Romero on the 15-day DL.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES —Traded RHP Virgil Vasquez to Tampa Bay for a player to be named.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA —Fined Boston F Kevin Garnett $25,000 for publicly criticizing game officials and for using inappropriate language during an interview after Wednesday's game against Oklahoma City.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS —Signed G Kobe Bryant to a three-year contract extension.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

DALLAS COWBOYS —Released OT Flozell Adams and S Ken Hamlin.

OAKLAND RAIDERS —Re-signed OT Langston Walker.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES —Traded CB Sheldon Brown and LB Chris Gocong to Cleveland for LB Alex Hall and 2010 fourth- and fifth-round draft picks.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS —Agreed to terms with RB Willie Parker on a one-year contract.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NHL —Suspended Atlanta F Colby Armstrong two games for using his elbow to deliver a blow to the head of Washington F Mathieu Perreault during Thursday's game.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS —Signed F Ryan Flynn to a two-year contract.

COLLEGE

GEORGIA TECH —Announced junior F Gani Lawal is entering the NBA draft.

KENT STATE —Agreed to terms with men's basketball coach Geno Ford on a two-year contract extension through the 2014-15 season.

PURDUE —Signed men's basketball coach Matt Painter through the 2016-17 season.

SAM HOUSTON STATE —Named Jason Hooten men's basketball coach.

UNC-GREENSBORO —Announced the resignation of men's associate head basketball coach Rod Jensen so he can become men's basketball coach at The College of Idaho.

Baseball

major league

scores, schedule

PRE-SEASON

Friday's games

N.Y. Yankees 6, Baltimore 6, tie

Boston 7, Washington 2

Tampa Bay 4, N.Y. Mets 2

St. Louis 8, Minnesota 4

Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 3

Colorado 11, Seattle 11, tie

Chicago White Sox 7, Atlanta 2

Texas 2, Kansas City 1

Milwaukee 3, Detroit 2

Toronto at Houston (n)

Chicago Cubs at Arizona (n)

L.A. Dodgers at L.A. Angels (n)

Cincinnati vs Cleveland (n)

Oakland at San Francisco (n)

Saturday's games

Cleveland vs Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

REGULAR SEASON BEGINS SUNDAY

college

friday's scores

Campbellsville 13-10 W.Va. Tech 2-2

Lewis 8-11 Northern Ky. 7-10

Lindsey Wilson 4-3 St. Catharine 2-1

Louisville 7 Villanova 0

Morehead St. 11 SIU-Edwardsville 6

Tenn. Wesleyan 14 Union 6

Thomas More 32 Geneva 0

Cumberlands 004 000 00—4 6 4

Georgetown 400 000 01—5 7 3

Bennett and Vazquez, Hyde; Rueff and Grandon. W—Rueff. L—Bennett. 3B—Cochis (C).

Cumberlands 000 000 1—1 6 3

Georgetown 201 001 x—4 7 2

Blanton, Jones (6) and Vazquez; Massie and Grandon. W—Massie. L—Blanton. 2B—Grandon (G), Back (G), Vazquez (C).

Eastern Ky. 002 001 510— 9 12 0

SE Missouri 000 293 21x—17 18 1

Hefler, Rexroat (5), Barte (7), Smith (8) and Stevens, Jamison; Gumieny, Labruyere (7), Wente (9) and Klocke. W—Gumieny (5-0). L—Hefler (1-2). 2B—Grisham (E), Langfels (E), Garcia (E), Parmley (S), Adamson (S), Klocke (S), Jones (S), Slattery (S). 3B—Russell (S). HR—Rodriguez (E), Langfels (E), Garcia (E), Parmley (S), Jones (S), Slattery (S), Haseltine (S).

Eastern Ky. 010 012 0—4 6 1

SE Missouri 011 001 2—5 9 1

Duncan, Harris (6) and Stevens; Mahon, Adamson (6), Simmons (7) and Klocke. W—Simmons (2-0). L—Harris (2-4). 2B—Stevens (E), Adamson (S), Haseltine (S). HR—Langfels (E), Ottrando (E), Faidley (E), Haseltine (S).

Records—SE Missouri 12-13 (3-2 OVC), Eastern Ky. 17-9 (4-1).

Rose - Hulman 112 023 510—15 15 3

Transylvania 030 123 001—10 15 1

Sadzeck, Silwanowicz (5), Kronable (6), Markowitz (8) and Long; Bloch, Florence (4), Besecker (7) and Zuckerman. W—Kronable (1-0). L—Florence (2-3). 2B—Thompson 2 (R). 3B—Tolliver (T). HR—Tepe (R), Blakely (T), Young 2 (T), Clark (T).

Records—Rose-Hulman 15-4 (4-1 HCAC), Transylvania 12-8 (2-4).

Villanova 000 000 000—0 5 1

Louisville 014 002 00x—7 11 1

Helisek, Battipaglia (6) and Nelson, Rambaud, Johnson; Kiekhefer and Arnold. W—Kiekhefer (3-1). L—Helisek (3-2). 2B—Koczirka (V). HR—Duvall 2 (L), Clark (L).

Records—Louisville 23-3 (4-1 Big East), Villanova 17-6 (2-3).

high school

Boyle Co. 000 102 0—3 3 0

Wayne Co. 000 000 0—0 2 0

Bodner and Young; Brumley and Dishman. W—Bodner. L—Brumley. 2B—Cook (B). HR—Ross (B).

Records—Boyle Co. 4-4, Wayne Co. 4-2.

Elizabethtown 100 200 0—3 7 2

Franklin Co. 303 000 x—6 7 3

Farrow and Appleman; Sutherland, Thompson (5) and Arnold. W—Sutherland. L—Farrow. 2B—Bouthilette (E), Goodman (E), Woolums (F), Redmon (F). HR—Woolums (F).

Records—Elizabethwon 6-2, Franklin Co. 7-1.

Elizabethtown 442 02—12 6 0

Rowan Co. 000 00— 0 2 5

Simms (W), and Pike; Tackett (L), Jennings (2), Chapman (3) and Bradley. W—Simms. L—Tackett. 2B—Henton (E), Jones (E). HR—Simms (E).

Records—Elizabethtown 7-2, Rowan Co. 2-4.At Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

Lex. Christian 120 112 3—10 15 2

Niceville (Fla.) 000 000 0— 0 1 2

Hall and Hoagland; Tarpley, Davis (6) and Wells. W—Hall. L—Harpley. 2B —Witt (L), Walls (L), McKiddy (L), Kindred (L).

Records—Lexington Christian 6-2, Niceville (Fla.) 13-3.

Lincoln Co. Invitational

Monticello 211 000 0— 4 5 4

Garrard Co. 400 026 x—12 13 6

Wallace, Gander (6) and Mann; Meadows, Parsons (5), Demarcus (7) and Durham. W—Parsons, L—Wallace. 2B—Demarcus (G), Fain 2 (G), Meadows (G), Mann (M). 3B—Meadows (G). HR—Demarcus (G).

Records—Garrard Co. 3-4, Monticello 1-6.

Monroe Co. 000 00— 0 0 5

Barren Co. 257 1x—14 13 0

Veach, Branch (3) and Petett; Houchens and Reed. W—Houchens (2-0). L—Veach (1-2). 2B—Edwards, Lowry, Dubree. HR—Houchens 3.

Records—Barren Co. 7-0, Monroe Co. 1-6.

Nicholas Co. 000 002 0—2 4 2

Harrison Co. 002 142 x—9 10 1

Wagoner, Brierly (5) and Brierly, Mattox; Dailey, Sizemore (7) and Hill. W—Dailey (3-0). L—Wagoner (0-2). 2B—D.Fryman (N), Layne (N), Sanders (H), Ja.Martin (H), Chasteen (H), Thompson (H). 3B—Brierly (N). HR—Ja.Martin (H).

Records—Nicholas Co. 2-5, Harrison Co. 7-0.

Powell Co. 80(11) 16—26 16 0

Magoffin Co. 00 0 01— 1 1 4

Scott and Hayes, Hubbard; Howard, Kazee (3) and Cladwell. W—Scott. L—Howard. 2B—Scott (P), Tipton (P), L.Morton (P), McIntosh (P). 3B—Hale (P), Kazee (M). HR—Hale 2 (P).

Records—Powell Co. 6-1, Magoffin Co. 2-5.

At Cocoa Beach, Fla.

West Jessamine 031 042 1—11 9 4

Sacred Heart (N.J.) 000 041 2— 7 7 6

Smallwood, Sherrow (7) and Helmburg; Rivera, Potts (5), Gonzalez (6), Bell (7) and Catarina. W—Smallwood. L—Rivera. 2B—West (W), Bell (S), Olson (S), Giaconelli (S). HR—Deyer (W).

Washington Co. 000 001 0— 1 3 6

Mercer Co. 103 033 x—10 11 1

Smith, Golis (6) and Simms; Honchel, Hazelwood (5), Merideth (7) and Gooch, Berger (7). W—Honchel. L—Smith. 2B—McRay (M).

Records—Mercer Co. 7-1, Washington Co. 5-2

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

y-Boston 47 28 .627 —

Toronto 37 37 .500 10½

New York 26 48 .351 21½

Philadelphia 26 49 .347 22

New Jersey 10 65 .133 38

Southeast Division

x-Orlando 53 22 .707 —

x-Atlanta 48 26 .649 4½

Miami 42 34 .553 11½

Charlotte 40 35 .533 13

Washington 22 53 .293 31

Central Division

y-Cleveland 59 16 .787 —

Milwaukee 41 34 .547 18

Chicago 36 39 .480 23

Indiana 28 48 .368 31½

Detroit 23 51 .311 35½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

x-Dallas 50 26 .658 —

San Antonio 45 29 .608 4

Memphis 39 36 .520 10½

Houston 38 37 .507 12½

New Orleans 35 42 .455 15½

Northwest Division

x-Utah 50 26 .658 —

x-Denver 49 27 .645 1

Oklahoma City 46 28 .622 3

x-Portland 46 30 .605 4

Minnesota 15 60 .200 34½

Pacific Division

x-L.A. Lakers 54 21 .720 —

x-Phoenix 49 26 .653 5

L.A. Clippers 27 48 .360 27

Sacramento 24 52 .316 30½

Golden State 21 53 .284 32½

x-clinched playoff spot; y-clinched division

Friday's games

Charlotte 87, Milwaukee 86 (OT)

Miami 105, Indiana 96 (OT)

Chicago 95, Washington 87

Houston 119, Boston 114 (OT)

Memphis 107, New Orleans 96

Phoenix at Detroit (n)

Atlanta at Cleveland (n)

Orlando at San Antonio (n)

New York at Golden State (n)

Utah at L.A. Lakers (n)

Saturday's games

Toronto at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Atlanta, 7 p.m.

New Orleans at New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.

Charlotte at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Miami at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Denver, 9 p.m.

Portland at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

Bobcats 87, Bucks 86 (OT)

MILWAUKEE (86) — Delfino 5-14 2-2 14, Mbah a Moute 1-2 2-2 4, Bogut 8-16 3-6 19, Jennings 3-12 0-0 6, Salmons 12-22 2-2 28, Stackhouse 1-3 0-1 3, Ilyasova 3-7 0-0 7, Ridnour 2-7 1-2 5, K.Thomas 0-2 0-0 0, Bell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 35-85 10-15 86.

CHARLOTTE (87) — Wallace 2-6 1-2 5, Diaw 3-6 0-0 6, Ratliff 2-4 1-2 5, Felton 4-15 4-4 12, S.Jackson 11-28 6-7 32, Chandler 2-3 3-4 7, Augustin 3-7 0-2 8, Hughes 0-7 3-4 3, T.Thomas 0-0 2-2 2, Graham 3-4 0-0 7. Totals 30-80 20-27 87.

Milwaukee 19 26 20 15 6—86

Charlotte 17 27 21 15 7—87

Three-point goals—Milwaukee 6-21 (Salmons 2-4, Delfino 2-8, Stackhouse 1-2, Ilyasova 1-3, Ridnour 0-2, Jennings 0-2), Charlotte 7-17 (S.Jackson 4-6, Augustin 2-4, Graham 1-2, Hughes 0-2, Felton 0-3). Fouled out—Ratliff. Rebounds—Milwaukee 51 (Bogut 12), Charlotte 61 (Wallace 11). Assists—Milwaukee 17 (Salmons, Jennings 5), Charlotte 17 (Felton 6). Total fouls—Milwaukee 22, Charlotte 16. Technicals—Charlotte Coach Brown 2, Charlotte defensive three-second. Ejected— Charlotte Coach Brown. A—18,118 (19,077).

Heat 105, Pacers 96 (OT)

MIAMI (105) — Richardson 3-7 0-0 7, Beasley 6-17 0-2 12, Anthony 3-4 2-2 8, Arroyo 2-9 1-1 5, Wade 14-22 13-17 43, Haslem 2-7 5-6 9, Chalmers 4-11 0-1 10, Wright 4-7 1-1 11, Magloire 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 38-84 22-30 105.

INDIANA (96) — Granger 6-22 12-14 25, Murphy 12-17 2-3 29, Hibbert 1-8 1-2 3, Watson 2-5 1-2 6, Rush 3-9 2-2 10, McRoberts 0-1 0-0 0, Dunleavy 2-6 0-0 6, S.Jones 1-4 2-2 4, Price 4-10 4-4 13. Totals 31-82 24-29 96.

Miami 23 16 31 19 16—105

Indiana 22 27 18 22 7— 96

Three-point goals—Miami 7-21 (Wade 2-3, Wright 2-4, Chalmers 2-8, Richardson 1-4, Beasley 0-1, Arroyo 0-1), Indiana 10-27 (Murphy 3-6, Rush 2-2, Dunleavy 2-4, Watson 1-2, Price 1-5, Granger 1-8). Fouled out—Hibbert. Rebounds—Miami 65 (Haslem 11), Indiana 45 (Murphy 15). Assists—Miami 12 (Wade 6), Indiana 18 (Watson 5). Total fouls—Miami 20, Indiana 22. Technicals—Indiana Coach O'Brien. A—16,787 (18,165).

Grizzlies 107, Hornets 96

NEW ORLEANS (96) — Peterson 2-6 1-1 6, West 6-13 1-1 13, Okafor 3-7 1-2 7, Paul 8-14 0-3 16, Thornton 8-21 2-2 19, Collison 7-14 0-0 15, Gray 2-4 4-4 8, Wright 1-2 0-0 2, Posey 2-5 0-0 6, Songaila 2-7 0-0 4. Totals 41-93 9-13 96.MEMPHIS (107) — Gay 7-19 6-6 20, Randolph 3-9 0-1 6, Thabeet 0-2 3-4 3, Conley 6-14 3-6 15, Mayo 9-18 4-5 27, Arthur 4-10 0-0 8, Haddadi 1-3 1-2 3, Williams 2-3 0-0 4, Young 7-8 5-6 19, Carroll 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 40-90 22-30 107.

New Orleans 20 26 25 25— 96

Memphis 25 36 25 21—107

Three-point goals—New Orleans 5-20 (Posey 2-5, Peterson 1-2, Collison 1-3, Thornton 1-9, Paul 0-1), Memphis 5-13 (Mayo 5-10, Arthur 0-1, Gay 0-1, Conley 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—New Orleans 46 (West 9), Memphis 68 (Thabeet 11). Assists—New Orleans 17 (Paul 8), Memphis 15 (Williams 5). Total fouls—New Orleans 23, Memphis 17. A—15,043 (18,119).

Rockets 119, Celtics 114 (OT)

HOUSTON (119) — Budinger 9-14 0-0 24, Scola 11-22 5-6 27, Hayes 1-5 0-0 2, Brooks 10-17 6-6 30, Taylor 0-1 2-2 2, Lowry 4-11 8-9 18, Hill 3-6 3-4 9, Armstrong 1-1 0-0 2, Harris 2-4 1-1 5. Totals 41-81 25-28 119.

BOSTON (114) — Pierce 9-14 6-10 27, Garnett 4-12 4-4 12, Perkins 7-10 1-3 15, Rondo 10-18 3-4 23, R.Allen 2-2 1-1 5, Davis 0-3 0-2 0, Robinson 1-3 0-0 3, Wallace 4-10 3-3 11, Daniels 1-1 0-0 2, Finley 1-2 1-2 3, T.Allen 4-8 4-6 12, Williams 0-0 1-2 1. Totals 43-83 24-37 114.

Houston 32 25 30 22 10—119

Boston 30 23 30 26 5—114

Three-point goals—Houston 12-18 (Budinger 6-8, Brooks 4-6, Lowry 2-3, Harris 0-1), Boston 4-13 (Pierce 3-5, Robinson 1-3, Wallace 0-2, Rondo 0-3). Fouled out—Hayes, R.Allen, Garnett. Rebounds—Houston 50 (Scola 11), Boston 46 (Wallace 8). Assists—Houston 24 (Brooks 9), Boston 24 (Rondo 10). Total fouls—Houston 27, Boston 27. Technicals—Houston Coach Adelman, Houston defensive three-second, Boston defensive three-second. A—18,624 (18,624).

college men

ncaa tournament

FINAL FOUR

At Indianapolis

National semifinals

Saturday's games

Michigan St. (28-8) vs. Butler (32-4), 6:07 p.m.

West Virginia (31-6) vs. Duke (33-5), about 8:47 p.m.

National championship

Monday's game

Michigan St.-Butler winner vs. West Virginia-Duke winner, 9 p.m.

Golf

local

hole-in-one

At Connemara G.C., Nicholasville

Bob Nuckols aced the 172-yard 3rd hole with a 7-iron. Witnesses: Joe Miller, Fred Proffitt, Tom Banahan.

Hockey

nhl

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

x-New Jersey 44 26 7 95 204 185

x-Pittsburgh 44 26 7 95 237 219

Philadelphia 38 33 6 82 225 216

N.Y. Rangers 35 32 10 80 206 206

N.Y. Islanders 32 35 10 74 205 240

Northeast Division

x-Buffalo 43 24 10 96 223 195

x-Ottawa 43 30 5 91 214 223

Montreal 37 32 8 82 205 210

Boston 35 31 12 82 191 191

Toronto 29 36 13 71 208 255

Southeast Division

z-Washington 50 15 12 112 298 220

Atlanta 34 32 12 80 228 244

Carolina 33 35 10 76 215 241

Florida 32 34 12 76 199 226

Tampa Bay 31 35 12 74 201 245

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

x-Chicago 48 22 7 103 249 196

Nashville 45 28 6 96 217 216

Detroit 41 23 13 95 215 203

St. Louis 37 31 9 83 209 210

Columbus 32 33 13 77 210 249

Northwest Division

Vancouver 46 27 4 96 251 204

Colorado 41 28 7 89 227 212

Calgary 39 29 9 87 196 194

Minnesota 37 35 6 80 210 233

Edmonton 24 45 7 55 194 260

Pacific Division

x-San Jose 48 20 10 106 251 205

x-Phoenix 47 25 6 100 212 193

Los Angeles 44 27 6 94 228 205

Anaheim 37 31 8 82 216 229

Dallas 34 29 14 82 221 239

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

x-clinched playoff spot; z-clinched conference

Friday's games

Chicago 2, New Jersey 1 (SO)

Montreal 1, Philadelphia 0

N.Y. Rangers 5, Tampa Bay 0

San Jose 3, Minnesota 2

Edmonton at Dallas (n)

Calgary at Colorado (n)

Vancouver at Anaheim (n)

Saturday's games

Atlanta at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.

Ottawa at N.Y. Islanders, 2 p.m.

Nashville at Detroit, 2 p.m.

Boston at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Montreal, 7 p.m.

New Jersey at Carolina, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Florida, 7 p.m.

Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m.

Dallas at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Edmonton at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

Anaheim at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Softball

college

friday's scores

Birmingham So. 3-8 Centre 1-0

Eastern Ky. 4-4 Tennessee St. 3-6

Kentucky 5 Mississippi St. 4

Lindsey Wilson 1 Rio Grande 0

Western Ky. 2-6 Troy 1 (8)-2

Kentucky 021 101 0—5 9 1

Mississippi St. 000 004 0—4 6 3

Bell and Yocke; Flesher and Bramlett. W—Bell (12-7). L—Flesher (8-5). 2B—Johnson (K), Cervantes (K), Aull (K). 3B—Smith (K), Bramlett (K). HR—Rowlands (K).

Records—Kentucky 21-14 (6-8 SEC), Mississippi st. 20-17 (2-8).

Tennessee St. 030 000 0—3 4 0

Eastern Ky. 003 100 x—4 10 4

Eaton, Papini (3) and Bradley; Toups and Handley. W—Toups (4-3). L—Papini (0-2). 2B—Webb (T), Howes (E).

Tennessee St. 004 110 0—6 8 2

Eastern Ky. 001 300 0—4 10 1

Hedrick, Schnebly (4) and Blackford; Perry, Esperas (3), Toups (5) and Handley. W—Schnebly (5-5). L—Perry (4-9). 2B—Horswill (E), Daniels (E). 3B—Howes (E). HR—Perkins (T).

Records—Tennessee St. 9-17 (4-5 OVC), Eastern Ky. 9-22 (4-5).

Troy 000 010 00—1 3 1

Western Ky. 100 000 01—2 6 1

Williams and White; Wagner and Williams. W—Wagner (12-5). L—Williams (15-13). HR—White (T).

Troy 000 020 0—2 6 2

Western Ky. 103 002 x—6 10 1

Ward and White; Sulaski, Wagner (6) and Williams. W—Sulaski (4-4). L—Ward (2-4). 2B—Smith (W). HR—Reed (W).

Records—Western Ky. 20-13 (4-7 SBC), Troy 19-18 (7-5).

high school

Sheldon Clark 000 100 0—1 5 0

Letcher Co. Central 003 000 0—3 6 2

Connor and Mooney; Cook and Frazier. W—Cook (2-0). L—Connor (0-5). 2B—Ward (S), Caudill (L).

Records—Sheldon Clark 0-5, Letcher Co. Central 2-0.

At Bracken Co.

Walton Verona 002 010—2 5 3

Harrison Co. 030 100—4 4 3

Ginn and Mosier; Hicks and Dennie. W—Ginn. L—Hicks. 2B—Ginn (W). HR—Dennie (W).

Madison Central 100 210 3—7 12 3

Model 000 040 0—4 11 3

Livingston, King (6) and Frazier; Lowe and Lewis. W—Livingston. 2B—Winkler (MC), Covington (MC), Sizemore (MC).

Records—Madison Central 5-3, Model 0-2.

At Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Myrtle Beach (S.C.) 012 000 0—3 6 1

West Jessamine 400 040 x—8 10 2

Hatzidakis and Broadbent; Hendrix (2-2) and Fisher. W—Hendrix (2-2). L—Hatzidakis (5-6). 2B—Sessions (M), Harris (M), Martello (W). 3B—Brunty (W). HR—Martello (WJ).

Records—West Jessamine 3-3, Myrtle Beach (S.C.) 6-7.

Tennis

professional

sony ericsson open

At Key Biscayne, Fla.

Purse: Men, $4.5 million (Masters 1000); Women, $4.5 million (Premier)

Surface: hard-outdoor

Singles

Men

Semifinals

Andy Roddick (6), United States, d. Rafael Nadal (4), Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

college men

At Barbourville

Union 9, Covenant 0

At Clarksville, Tenn.

Eastern Ky. 6, Austin Peay 1

Singles

Alex Das (E) d. Sean Bailey 6-2, 6-4; Niklas Schroeder (E) d. Leonardo Locatelli 6-4, 7-6; Hugo Klientovsky (E) d. Henrique Norbiato 6-4, 7-6; Amar Subasic (A) d. Carlos Valdenebro 6-3, 7-5.

Philip Janz (E) d. Renan Bezerra 6-0, 4-1, injury; Carles Pons (E) d. John Storie 6-0, 6-2.

Doubles

Bailey-Norbiato (A) d. Janz-Schroeder 8-4; Das-Valdenebro (E) d. Bezerra-Subasic 8-4; Klientovsky-Pons (E) d. Locatelli-Storie 8-4

At Highland Heights

Southern Indiana 8, Northern Ky. 1

At Centre

Transylvania 8, Centre 0

Singles

Will Palmer d. Matt Hamm 6-1, 6-2; Lee Gammon d. Nate Kelly 6-4, 6-4; Kyle Clayton d. Blake Wareham 6-2, 6-3; Dalton Main d. Justin Smith 6-4, 6-1.

Joseph Glass d. Brandon Roberts 6-1, 6-0; Clinton Colliver d. Justin Moran 6-4, 4-1, dnf.

Doubles

Palmer-Clayton d. Hamm-Moran 8-5; Gammon-Colliver d. Smith-Brown 8-4; Glass-Main d. Kelly-Roberts 8-4.

college women

At Barbourville

Covenant 7, Union 2

At Clarksville, Tenn.

Austin Peay 5, Eastern Ky. 2

Singles

Vanja Tomic (A) d. Myriem Mhirit 6-0, 6-0; Carolin Weikard (A) d. Jessica Albuquerque 6-2, 6-4; Mariana Pagan (A) d. Anouk Faure 7-5, 6-2; Michelle Liew (A) d. Alyze Pagal 3-6, 6-1, 6-3.

Anais Hamel (E) d. Demi Georgakopoulos 7-5, 6-3; Esmira Gheisary (E) d. Yuki Nakamura 7-5, 0-6, (10-6).

Doubles

Pagan-Tomic (A) d. Albuquerque-Faure 8-4; Nakamura-Weikard (A) d. Hamel-Mhirit 8-6; Georgakopoulos-Liew (A) d. Branco-Pagal 8-5

At Highland Heights

Northern Ky. 9, Southern Indiana 0

Odds

glantz-culver line

NCAA basketball

Final Four at Indianapolis

Semifinals

Favorite Line Underdog

Butler 1 Michigan St.

Duke 2 West Virginia

NBA

Favorite Line Underdog

Toronto 1½ at Philadelphia

at Atlanta 14 Detroit

New Orleans 1 at New Jersey

Miami 5½ at Minnesota

at Chicago 3 Charlotte

at Dallas 2½ Oklahoma City

at Milwaukee 1 Phoenix

at Denver 14 L.A. Clippers

Portland 4½ at Sacramento

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