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BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA—Fined Orlando coach Stan Van Gundy $35,000 for public comments about the officiating following a Dec. 30 game against New York. Fined Boston G-F Paul Pierce $15,000 for throwing an object into the stands during a Dec. 28 game at Indiana.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS—Re-signed LB Shawne Merriman.

CAROLINA PANTHERS—Placed FB Tony Fiammetta on injured reserve. Signed LB Tommy Williams from the practice squad.

COLLEGE

PITTSBURGH—Fired football coach Mike Haywood.

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 24 7 .774 —

New York 18 14 .563 6½

Philadelphia 13 20 .394 12

Toronto 11 21 .344 13½

New Jersey 9 25 .265 16½

Southeast Division

Miami 26 9 .743 —

Orlando 21 12 .636 4

Atlanta 21 14 .600 5

Charlotte 11 20 .355 13

Washington 8 24 .250 16½

Central Division

Chicago 22 10 .688 —

Indiana 14 17 .452 7½

Milwaukee 13 18 .419 8½

Detroit 11 22 .333 11½

Cleveland 8 25 .242 14½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 29 4 .878 —

Dallas 24 8 .750 4½

New Orleans 20 14 .588 9½

Houston 16 16 .500 12½

Memphis 14 19 .425 15

Northwest Division

Utah 23 11 .675 —

Oklahoma City 23 12 .657 ½

Denver 19 13 .594 3

Portland 17 16 .515 5½

Minnesota 9 25 .265 14

Pacific Division

L.A. Lakers 23 10 .697 —

Phoenix 14 17 .452 8

Golden State 13 20 .394 10

L.A. Clippers 10 23 .303 13

Sacramento 6 24 .200 15½

Friday's late games

Houston 114, Toronto 105

Oklahoma City 103, Atlanta 94

Phoenix 92, Detroit 75

L.A. Lakers 102, Philadelphia 98

Saturday's games

Chicago 100, Cleveland 91

New Orleans 92, Washington 81

Miami 114, Golden State 107

Minnesota 103, New Jersey 88

San Antonio 101, Oklahoma City 74

Milwaukee 99, Dallas 87

Denver 104, Sacramento 86

Utah 98, Memphis 92

Sunday's games

Indiana at New York, 1 p.m.

Atlanta at L.A. Clippers, 3:30 p.m.

Boston at Toronto, 6 p.m.

Dallas at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Houston at Portland, 9 p.m.

Phoenix at Sacramento, 9 p.m.

Memphis at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m.

hornets 92, wizards 81

NEW ORLEANS (92) — Ariza 10-16 0-1 22, West 5-12 0-0 10, Okafor 7-8 3-5 17, Paul 6-12 1-2 13, Belinelli 3-7 3-4 11, M.Thornton 0-3 2-2 2, Smith 0-2 0-0 0, Jack 3-8 6-7 12, Green 2-8 0-0 5, Gray 0-1 0-0 0, Pondexter 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 36-78 15-21 92.

WASHINGTON (81) — Lewis 6-12 1-1 14, Blatche 4-12 0-0 8, McGee 6-9 0-0 12, Wall 4-10 2-2 12, Young 9-20 5-5 24, Hudson 1-4 0-1 3, Armstrong 0-1 2-2 2, A.Thornton 1-5 0-0 2, Martin 2-4 0-0 4. Totals 33-77 10-11 81.

New Orleans 24 18 26 24—92

Washington 23 24 15 19—81

Three-point goals—New Orleans 5-16 (Belinelli 2-3, Ariza 2-6, Green 1-4, M.Thornton 0-1, Paul 0-2), Washington 5-19 (Wall 2-5, Hudson 1-2, Lewis 1-5, Young 1-5, Martin 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—New Orleans 51 (Okafor 15), Washington 42 (McGee 13). Assists—New Orleans 22 (Paul 11), Washington 21 (Wall 10). Total fouls—New Orleans 14, Washington 20. Technicals—New Orleans defensive three-second. A—16,026 (20,173).

bulls 100, cavaliers 91

CLEVELAND (91) — Parker 3-14 0-0 7, Jamison 5-16 7-8 19, Powe 6-13 2-4 14, Harris 4-10 2-2 11, Sessions 5-9 3-3 13, Gee 1-4 4-4 6, Hickson 9-16 3-4 21, Moon 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-82 21-25 91.

CHICAGO (100) — Deng 9-17 4-5 23, Boozer 6-14 8-10 20, Thomas 2-4 1-2 5, Bogans 0-1 0-0 0, Rose 9-21 8-10 28, T.Gibson 2-6 2-2 6, Brewer 3-4 2-2 8, Asik 2-4 0-0 4, Watson 1-6 0-0 3, Korver 1-3 0-1 3. Totals 35-80 25-32 100.

Cleveland 28 33 9 21— 91

Chicago 24 29 32 15—100

Three-point goals—Cleveland 4-18 (Jamison 2-8, Harris 1-2, Parker 1-6, Gee 0-1, Sessions 0-1), Chicago 5-17 (Rose 2-6, Korver 1-2, Watson 1-4, Deng 1-4, Bogans 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Cleveland 50 (Jamison 9), Chicago 55 (Thomas 13). Assists—Cleveland 19 (Parker 8), Chicago 21 (Rose 11). Total fouls—Cleveland 21, Chicago 20. A—21,416 (20,917).

heat 114, warriors 107

GOLDEN STATE (107) — D.Wright 12-21 0-0 30, Radmanovic 2-7 1-2 6, Lee 6-14 1-2 13, Curry 7-12 0-0 15, Ellis 7-16 8-10 25, Law 3-6 0-0 7, Udoh 1-2 2-2 4, Carney 1-4 0-0 3, Amundson 2-4 0-0 4, Williams 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 41-87 12-16 107.

MIAMI (114) — James 7-15 11-17 25, Bosh 6-10 8-9 20, Ilgauskas 2-3 0-0 4, Arroyo 4-7 0-0 11, Wade 7-18 11-16 25, Anthony 0-1 4-4 4, Jones 4-7 1-1 13, Howard 2-3 0-0 4, Chalmers 3-7 0-0 8. Totals 35-71 35-47 114.

Golden State 36 36 12 23—107

Miami 28 30 25 31—114

Three-point goals—Golden State 13-27 (D.Wright 6-13, Ellis 3-5, Carney 1-1, Law 1-2, Curry 1-2, Radmanovic 1-3, Williams 0-1), Miami 9-21 (Jones 4-7, Arroyo 3-4, Chalmers 2-5, Wade 0-2, James 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Golden State 46 (Lee 12), Miami 52 (Bosh 11). Assists—Golden State 19 (Ellis 7), Miami 24 (James 10). Total fouls—Golden State 31, Miami 12. Technicals—Golden State defensive three-second, Bosh, Miami defensive three-second. A—20,254 (19,600).

college men

saturday's scores

SEC

Boston College 85 South Carolina 70

STATE

Arkansas St. 81 Western Ky. 73

TOP 25

No. 5 Syracuse 70No. 15 Notre Dame 58

No. 9 Georgetown 86 DePaul 75

Fresno PacificNo. 16 BYU (n)

ARKANSAS ST. 81, Western Ky. 73

Western KY. (5-8) — Kerusch 11-16 0-0 25, Dixon 1-4 0-2 2, Pettigrew 6-10 1-1 14, Dickerson 0-6 0-0 0, Crook 4-8 0-0 8, Pattillo 7-17 2-3 16, McDonald 3-9 0-0 8, Akol 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 32-70 3-6 73.

ARKANSAS ST. (7-8) — Adams 6-11 0-1 12, Peterson 2-5 3-4 7, Finn 10-16 3-4 30, Allison 0-5 6-6 6, Boone 3-10 3-4 10, Thomas 3-5 0-1 6, Sterrenberg 0-2 0-0 0, Townsel 3-5 0-0 8, Kirkland 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 28-60 15-20 81.

Halftime—Arkansas St. 40-39. Three-point goals—Western Ky. 6-19 (Kerusch 3-6, McDonald 2-6, Pettigrew 1-3, Pattillo 0-1, Crook 0-1, Dickerson 0-2), Arkansas St. 10-17 (Finn 7-9, Townsel 2-2, Boone 1-4, Allison 0-2). Fouled out—Kerusch. Rebounds—Western Ky. 34 (Pattillo 9), Arkansas St. 41 (Finn 10). Assists—Western Ky. 11 (Crook 5), Arkansas St. 18 (Boone 7). Total fouls—Western Ky. 20, Arkansas St. 15. A—2,854.

sunday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Davidson at No. 24 Vanderbilt, 5; Louisiana St. at Virginia, 5:30; SE Louisiana at Mississippi, 7

OVC—Eastern Ky. at Georgia Southern 2; Tennessee St. at No. 21 Memphis, 3; Charleston at Morehead St., 4:30; Bluefield at Tennessee Tech, 5

STATE—Carthage at Transylvania, 2; Centre at DePauw, 3; Ky. Wesleyan at Wisconsin-Parkside, 3; Bellarmine at Lewis, 4; Northern Ky. at Quincy, 4:15; Lindsey Wilson at Virginia-Wise, 7; Cumberlands at Pikeville, 8; Shawnee St. at Campbellsville, 8

TOP 25—Miami at No. 1 Duke, 7:45; Miami (Ohio) at No. 3 Kansas, 6; Rutgers at No. 8 Villanova, 1; Wisconsin at No. 23 Illinois, 6

college women

saturday's scores

STATE

Campbellsville 70 Columbia 59

TOP 25

No. 24 Syracuse 91 Ark.-Pine Bluff 56

campbellsville 70, columbia 59

Columbia — Rice 14, Session 11, Phillips 12, Cross 11, Rosario 4, Teeple 3, Bogle 3.

Campbellsville — Lee 5, Danis 6, Clifton 18, Ballinger 20, Isaacs 7, Williams 5, Dunn 8, Thomas 1.

Halftime—Campbellsville 33-31.

sunday's games

(All times p.m.)

SECNo. 22 Arkansas at Florida, 1; South Carolina at Georgia, 2; No. 5 Tennessee at Louisiana St., 2; Auburn at Alabama, 3; Vanderbilt at Mississippi, 3

STATE—Centre at DePauw, 1; Ky. Wesleyan at Wisconsin-Parkside, 1; Bellarmine at Lewis, 2; Longwood at Morehead St., 2; Northern Ky. at Quincy, 2; Western Ky. at Arkansas St., 2

TOP 25—Cent. Conn. St. at No. 6 West Virginia, 2; No. 8 UCLA at Washington St., 4; No. 9 Stanford at California, 3:30; Illinois at No. 12 Michigan St., noon; Bethune-Cookman at No. 13 Ohio St., 2; Michigan at No. 14 Iowa, 2; No. 15 Oklahoma at TCU, 6; SE Missouri St. at No. 16 Notre Dame, 2; No. 18 Maryland at St. Joseph's, 2; Chicago St. at No. 20 Iowa St., 3; Sam Houston St. at No. 23 Texas, 3; No. 25 Florida St. at Missouri, 3

high school girls

glasgow 42, barren co. 36

Glasgow — Greer 8, Alexander 5, Bailey 5, Ray 7, S.Smith 4, Perkins 11, Glover 2.

Barren Co. — Cummings 1, Mitchell 24, C.Caudel 2, Davis 6, L.Caudel 1, Briggs 2.

Glasgow 12 6 12 12—42

Barren Co. 14 2 6 14—36

Louisville Christian 54Lexington Christian 53

Louisville Christian — Waden 10, Walker 8, Joss 4, Gardner 5, Shaheen 5, Luette 2, Dow 20.

Lexington Christian — Cox 6, Mitchuson 3, Bundy 13, Rinehart 15, Jacob 10, Evans 6.

Lou. Christian 11 16 17 10—54

Lex. Christian 13 18 11 11—53

Somerset 61, Pulaski Co. 54

Pulaski Co. — Phelps 4, Burkett 7, Tilley 5, B.Warren 17, H.Warren 15, Hyden 2, Boatman 2, Meeks 2.

Somerset — Thomas 15, Krause 10, Bray 11, Edwards 9, Scott 6, Anciro 10.

Pulaski Co. 9 10 19 16—54

Somerset 14 17 11 19—61

Football

nfl

injury report

The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT - Definitely will not play; DNP - Did not practice; LIMITED - Limited participation in practice; FULL - Full participation in practice):

CHICAGO BEARS at GREEN BAY PACKERS — BEARS: QUESTIONABLE: WR Earl Bennett (ankle). PACKERS: OUT: S Atari Bigby (groin), RB Korey Hall (knee), DE Cullen Jenkins (calf), LB Frank Zombo (knee). PROBABLE: LB Diyral Briggs (ankle), T Chad Clifton (knees), S Nick Collins (ribs), LB Clay Matthews (shin), DE Ryan Pickett (ankle), CB Sam Shields (knee), LB Erik Walden (quadriceps), C Scott Wells (back), CB Charles Woodson (toe).

MIAMI DOLPHINS at NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — DOLPHINS: OUT: LB Karlos Dansby (toe), TE Anthony Fasano (knee), T Lydon Murtha (head). QUESTIONABLE: CB Nolan Carroll (head). PATRIOTS: DOUBTFUL: DT Ron Brace (elbow), C Dan Connolly (concussion), DT Mike Wright (concussion). QUESTIONABLE: LB Tully Banta-Cain (groin), WR Deion Branch (knee), DE Jermaine Cunningham (calf), TE Aaron Hernandez (hip), DT Myron Pryor (back). PROBABLE: CB Kyle Arrington (elbow), QB Tom Brady (right shoulder, foot), CB Devin McCourty (rib), WR Wes Welker (not injury related).

MINNESOTA VIKINGS at DETROIT LIONS — VIKINGS: OUT: S Madieu Williams (concussion). DOUBTFUL: QB Brett Favre (concussion, neck, right shoulder), S Tyrell Johnson (knee), WR Sidney Rice (concussion). QUESTIONABLE: CB Asher Allen (abdomen), LB Erin Henderson (concussion), RB Naufahu Tahi (ankle). PROBABLE: RB Adrian Peterson (knee). LIONS: DOUBTFUL: CB Chris Houston (shoulder). QUESTIONABLE: WR Calvin Johnson (ankle). PROBABLE: RB Jahvid Best (toe), DE Lawrence Jackson (groin), QB Drew Stanton (left shoulder).

CAROLINA PANTHERS at ATLANTA FALCONS — PANTHERS: OUT: RB Tony Fiammetta (ankle), CB Chris Gamble (ankle), DT Ed Johnson (knee). QUESTIONABLE: WR Steve Smith (calf). PROBABLE: LB Nic Harris (ankle), DT Nick Hayden (head), C Ryan Kalil (not injury related), RB Jonathan Stewart (foot). FALCONS: QUESTIONABLE: DT Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder), DE Kroy Biermann (calf), LB Curtis Lofton (knee), C Todd McClure (ankle). PROBABLE: DE John Abraham (groin), WR Roddy White (knee).

NEW YORK GIANTS at WASHINGTON REDSKINS — GIANTS: OUT: WR Hakeem Nicks (toe), C Shaun O'Hara (foot, Achilles), DE Dave Tollefson (knee). QUESTIONABLE: DT Chris Canty (neck), CB Brian Jackson (knee), CB Corey Webster (ribs). PROBABLE: RB Ahmad Bradshaw (ankle), S Antrel Rolle (ankle), DE Justin Tuck (chest), DE Osi Umenyiora (knee). REDSKINS: QUESTIONABLE: WR Brandon Banks (knee), DT Anthony Bryant (elbow), S Reed Doughty (head), S Macho Harris (hip), LB Brian Orakpo (groin), C Casey Rabach (shoulder, knee), CB Carlos Rogers (calf), RB Ryan Torain (ribs).

OAKLAND RAIDERS at KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — RAIDERS: QUESTIONABLE: WR Johnnie Lee Higgins (ankle), RB Darren McFadden (toe), WR Nick Miller (ankle), DE Richard Seymour (hamstring), T Langston Walker (concussion). PROBABLE: CB Nnamdi Asomugha (ankle), T Mario Henderson (ankle), CB Chris Johnson (groin), TE Zach Miller (foot), S Mike Mitchell (shoulder, ribs). CHIEFS: DOUBTFUL: S Donald Washington (ankle).

PITTSBURGH STEELERS at CLEVELAND BROWNS — STEELERS: OUT: RB Mewelde Moore (knee), DE Aaron Smith (triceps). QUESTIONABLE: S Troy Polamalu (ankle), LB Jason Worilds (knee). PROBABLE: LB LaMarr Woodley (knee). BROWNS: QUESTIONABLE: DE Kenyon Coleman (knee), RB Peyton Hillis (ribs), DT Shaun Rogers (ankle, hip), G Floyd Womack (knee). PROBABLE: LB Eric Alexander (groin), LB Marcus Benard (shoulder), CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder), LB Matt Roth (thumb), TE Robert Royal (shoulder), DT Brian Schaefering (shoulder), T John St. Clair (ankle), TE Benjamin Watson (ankle).

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS at HOUSTON TEXANS — JAGUARS: OUT: LB Justin Durant (groin), RB Maurice Jones-Drew (knee), TE Zach Miller (concussion). QUESTIONABLE: S Courtney Greene (shoulder). PROBABLE: RB Greg Jones (back), WR Mike Sims-Walker (ankle). TEXANS: OUT: CB Sherrick McManis (hamstring). DOUBTFUL: TE Garrett Graham (hamstring), WR Andre Johnson (ankle). QUESTIONABLE: DT Shaun Cody (knee), DT Earl Mitchell (ankle), S Bernard Pollard (shoulder). PROBABLE: C Antoine Caldwell (shoulder), LB Brian Cushing (knee, foot), TE Owen Daniels (knee), K Neil Rackers (right hamstring).

BUFFALO BILLS at NEW YORK JETS — BILLS: OUT: WR Donald Jones (head), WR David Nelson (ribs). QUESTIONABLE: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (knee). PROBABLE: LB Mike Balogun (illness), T Demetrius Bell (knee), S Jon Corto (illness), LB Chris Kelsay (knee), CB Terrence McGee (head), NT Torell Troup (back), NT Kyle Williams (hip). JETS: OUT: S James Ihedigbo (knee, ankle), T Damien Woody (knee). DOUBTFUL: S Eric Smith (concussion). QUESTIONABLE: CB Antonio Cromartie (groin), DE Shaun Ellis (back), DT Sione Pouha (back), DE Trevor Pryce (hip), CB Darrelle Revis (hamstring). PROBABLE: WR Santonio Holmes (quadriceps), C Nick Mangold (shoulder), QB Mark Sanchez (right shoulder), G Matt Slauson (not injury related), WR Brad Smith (hand), LB Bryan Thomas (ankle).

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS at NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — BUCCANEERS: OUT: RB Earnest Graham (neck). QUESTIONABLE: WR Sammie Stroughter (hamstring). PROBABLE: T James Lee (ankle), TE Kellen Winslow (knee). SAINTS: QUESTIONABLE: WR Marques Colston (knee), DE Anthony Hargrove (knee), TE Jeremy Shockey (groin), TE David Thomas (knee), RB Pierre Thomas (ankle), LB Anthony Waters (ankle). PROBABLE: NT Remi Ayodele (ankle), DE Alex Brown (shoulder), RB Reggie Bush (chest), RB Christopher Ivory (hamstring), WR Robert Meachem (toe), DE Jimmy Wilkerson (foot).

DALLAS COWBOYS at PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — COWBOYS: OUT: WR Sam Hurd (head). QUESTIONABLE: QB Jon Kitna (abdomen). PROBABLE: LB Keith Brooking (foot), WR Jesse Holley (knee), LB Bradie James (knee), LB Sean Lee (shoulder), WR Roy Williams (groin). EAGLES: OUT: LB Stewart Bradley (elbow). QUESTIONABLE: WR DeSean Jackson (foot), T Winston Justice (knee), DT Trevor Laws (shoulder, chest), CB Asante Samuel (knee), QB Michael Vick (quadriceps). PROBABLE: LB Keenan Clayton (hamstring), G Nick Cole (knee), TE Clay Harbor (abdomen), DT Mike Patterson (knee).

CINCINNATI BENGALS at BALTIMORE RAVENS — BENGALS: OUT: WR Chad Ochocinco (ankle). DOUBTFUL: TE Jermaine Gresham (knee). QUESTIONABLE: CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle), LB Dan Skuta (back). PROBABLE: DE Carlos Dunlap (shoulder), RB Bernard Scott (toe). RAVENS: OUT: LB Tavares Gooden (shoulder), S Tom Zbikowski (back). QUESTIONABLE: TE Todd Heap (thigh), WR David Reed (wrist, head). PROBABLE: C Matt Birk (knee), LB Prescott Burgess (illness), WR Derrick Mason (ankle, abs), TE Dennis Pitta (head), S Ed Reed (neck), CB Fabian Washington (back).

TENNESSEE TITANS at INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — TITANS: QUESTIONABLE: C Fernando Velasco (knee). PROBABLE: DE Jason Babin (shoulder), K Rob Bironas (right groin), S Michael Griffin (knee), DE William Hayes (concussion), P Brett Kern (right foot). COLTS: QUESTIONABLE: S Al Afalava (ankle), DT Eric Foster (biceps), RB Mike Hart (ankle), CB Kelvin Hayden (neck), T Charlie Johnson (groin), DT Daniel Muir (chest), C Jeff Saturday (hip), LB Clint Session (elbow), G Jaimie Thomas (ankle).

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS at DENVER BRONCOS — CHARGERS: DOUBTFUL: WR Patrick Crayton (wrist), LB Larry English (foot), RB Jacob Hester (knee). QUESTIONABLE: C Scott Mruczkowski (ankle). PROBABLE: LB Antwan Applewhite (ankle), WR Malcom Floyd (hamstring), LB Brandon Siler (ribs). BRONCOS: QUESTIONABLE: CB Champ Bailey (ankle), S David Bruton (ribs), S Brian Dawkins (knee), LB Mario Haggan (quadriceps), S Darcel McBath (quadriceps), RB Knowshon Moreno (ribs), QB Kyle Orton (ribs), WR Eddie Royal (groin). PROBABLE: WR Eric Decker (ankle), QB Tim Tebow (ankle), WR Demaryius Thomas (ankle).

ARIZONA CARDINALS at SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — CARDINALS: DOUBTFUL: LB Joey Porter (tricep). QUESTIONABLE: LB Clark Haggans (groin), TE Ben Patrick (hamstring), RB LaRod Stephens-Howling (hamstring). 49ERS: OUT: CB Phillip Adams (ankle), TE Nate Byham (heel), LB Keaton Kristick (concussion), T Joe Staley (fibula), LB Patrick Willis (hand). PROBABLE: G David Baas (ribs), TE Vernon Davis (thumb), RB Anthony Dixon (ankle), DE Justin Smith (illness), LB Takeo Spikes (hand), RB Brian Westbrook (not injury related).

ST. LOUIS RAMS at SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — RAMS: QUESTIONABLE: TE Michael Hoomanawanui (ankle). PROBABLE: CB Jerome Murphy (finger). SEAHAWKS: QUESTIONABLE: QB Matt Hasselbeck (hip), WR Brandon Stokley (head). PROBABLE: K Olindo Mare (back), LB Lofa Tatupu (knee).

college

saturday's scores

Capital One Bowl

No. 15 Alabama 49No. 7 Michigan St. 7

Fiesta Bowl

No. 9 OklahomaNo. 25 Connecticut (n)

Gator Bowl

No. 21 Mississippi St. 52 Michigan 14

Outback Bowl

Florida 37 Penn St. 24

Rose Bowl

No. 3 TCU 21No. 4 Wisconsin 19

Ticketcity Bowl

Texas Tech 45 Northwestern 38

no. 15 alabama 49no. 7 michigan st. 7

Capital One Bowl at Orlando

Alabama 7 21 14 7 — 49

Michigan St. 0 0 0 7 — 7

First quarter: Ala—Ingram 1 run (Shelley kick), 8:20. Second quarter: Ala—Richardson 8 run (Shelley kick), 14:33. Ala—Ingram 6 run (Shelley kick), 6:46. Ala—J.Jones 35 run (Shelley kick), 3:50. Third quarter: Ala—Maze 37 pass from McElroy (Shelley kick), 12:00. Ala—Lacy 12 run (Shelley kick), 1:09. Fourth quarter: Ala—Lacy 62 run (Shelley kick), 8:58. MSU—Fowler 49 pass from Ke.Nichol (Conroy kick), 5:45.

A—61,519.

Ala MSU

First downs 25 12

Rushes-yards 44-275 28-(-48)

Passing 271 219

Comp-att-int 19-23-0 14-29-1

Return yards 44 15

Punts-avg. 2-39.5 7-43.4

Fumbles-lost 1-0 2-0

Penalties-yards 3-25 8-45

Time of possession 32:22 27:38

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Alabama, Lacy 5-86, Ingram 12-59, Richardson 10-42, J.Jones 2-36, Goode 10-36, Hanks 1-6, McCarron 1-4, McElroy 1-4, Fowler 1-3, Team 1-(minus 1). Michigan St., Baker 12-14, Bell 4-13, Caper 1-1, K.Martin 4-0, Maxwell 1-(minus 8), Team 1-(minus 12), Cousins 5-(minus 56).

PASSING—Alabama, McElroy 13-17-0-220, McCarron 6-6-0-51. Michigan St., Cousins 10-18-1-120, Maxwell 2-6-0-43, Ke.Nichol 2-5-0-56.

RECEIVING—Alabama, Maze 4-77, Dial 4-55, J.Jones 3-49, Smelley 2-20, Ingram 1-30, Goode 1-17, Richardson 1-12, Alexander 1-7, M.Williams 1-3, Underwood 1-1. Michigan St., K.Martin 3-41, Ke.Nichol 3-22, Fowler 2-56, Gantt 2-40, Dell 2-27, Linthicum 1-28, Caper 1-5.

no. 21 mississippi st. 52michigan 14

Gator Bowl at Jacksonville, Fla.

Mississippi St. 10 21 14 7 — 52

Michigan 14 0 0 0 — 14

First quarter: Mich—Roundtree 10 pass from D.Robinson (Gibbons kick), 10:56. MSSt—Clark 4 pass from Relf (DePasquale kick), 5:31. MSSt—FG DePasquale 42, 2:23. Mich—Odoms 27 pass from D.Robinson (Gibbons kick), :34. Second quarter: MSSt—Ballard 2 run (DePasquale kick), 11:38. MSSt—Relf 1 run (DePasquale kick), 6:35. MSSt—Sanders 15 pass from Relf (DePasquale kick), :25. Third quarter: MSSt—Ballard 1 run (DePasquale kick), 6:19. MSSt—Ballard 7 run (DePasquale kick), :10. Fourth quarter: MSSt—Carr 31 pass from Relf (DePasquale kick), 10:31.

A—68,325.

MSSt Mich

First downs 26 17

Rushes-yards 58-204 25-88

Passing 281 254

Comp-att-int 18-23-1 27-41-1

Return yards 0 34

Punts-avg. 2-47.0 1-11.0

Fumbles-lost 0-0 1-1

Penalties-yards 3-23 5-40

Time of possession 35:15 24:45

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Mississippi St., Ballard 20-76, Perkins 9-40, Elliott 6-36, Relf 15-30, Marcus 7-24, Russell 1-(minus 2). Michigan, D.Robinson 11-59, Shaw 4-19, Smith 7-13, Toussaint 2-5, Grady 1-(minus 8).

PASSING—Mississippi St., Relf 18-23-1-281. Michigan, D.Robinson 27-41-1-254.

RECEIVING—Mississippi St., C.Smith 4-46, Carr 3-65, Clark 3-45, Perkins 2-79, Sanders 2-23, Heavens 2-12, Ballard 2-11. Michigan, Roundtree 9-53, Stonum 7-59, Hemingway 4-49, Koger 2-42, Smith 2-17, Odoms 1-27, Toussaint 1-5, Shaw 1-2.

florida 37, penn st. 24

Outback Bowl at Tampa, Fla.

Florida 0 14 6 17 — 37

Penn St. 7 10 7 0 — 24

First quarter: PSU—Moye 5 pass from McGloin (Wagner kick), 9:08. Second quarter: Fla—Hines 16 run (Henry kick), 12:48. Fla—McCray 27 blocked punt return (Henry kick), 6:48. PSU—Zordich 1 run (Wagner kick), 4:09. PSU—FG Wagner 20, :46. Third quarter: Fla—FG Henry 30, 9:09. PSU—McGloin 2 run (Wagner kick), 4:39. Fla—FG Henry 47, 2:42. Fourth quarter: Fla—Gillislee 1 run (Henry kick), 13:02. Fla—FG Henry 20, 7:32. Fla—Black 80 interception return (Henry kick), :55.

A—60,574.

Fla PSU

First downs 17 17

Rushes-yards 45-178 36-139

Passing 101 211

Comp-att-int 14-27-1 17-41-5

Return yards 193 9

Punts-avg. 6-35.2 8-35.5

Fumbles-lost 2-1 0-0

Penalties-yards 5-35 5-29

Time of possession 27:11 32:49

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Florida, Reed 24-68, Rainey 6-66, Hines 2-31, Demps 3-20, Gillislee 4-10, Henry 1-4, Burton 2-2, Brantley 1-(minus 4), Team 2-(minus 19). Penn St., Royster 20-98, Smith 2-18, Redd 8-13, Zordich 3-5, McGloin 2-3, Suhey 1-2.

PASSING—Florida, Reed 8-13-0-60, Brantley 6-13-1-41, Burton 0-1-0-0. Penn St., McGloin 17-41-5-211.

RECEIVING—Florida, Rainey 3-18, Hines 2-27, Burton 2-22, Thompson 2-22, Hammond 2-6, Demps 2-5, R.Clark 1-1. Penn St., Moye 5-79, Royster 4-51, Brackett 2-28, Brown 2-13, Redd 1-16, Zug 1-15, Zordich 1-7, Suhey 1-2.

No. 3 TCU 21, No. 4 WISCONSIN 19

Rose Bowl at Pasadena, Calif.

Wisconsin 10 3 0 6 — 19

TCU 14 0 7 0 — 21

First quarter: Wis—FG Welch 30, 10:39. TCU—B.Johnson 23 pass from Dalton (Evans kick), 6:15. Wis—Clay 1 run (Welch kick), 3:14. TCU—Dalton 4 run (Evans kick), :36. Second quarter: Wis—FG Welch 37, :00. Third quarter: TCU—Shivers 1 run (Evans kick), 11:56. Fourth quarter: Wis—Ball 4 run (pass failed), 2:00.

A—94,118.

Wis TCU

First downs 20 18

Rushes-yards 46-226 26-82

Passing 159 219

Comp-att-int 12-21-0 15-23-0

Return yards 13 0

Punts-avg. 3-42.0 4-36.5

Fumbles-lost 1-0 0-0

Penalties-yards 6-41 4-20

Time of possession 36:35 23:25

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Wisconsin, Ball 22-132, Clay 11-76, White 8-23, Nortman 1-11, Tolzien 4-(minus 16). TCU, Dalton 9-28, James 4-24, Tucker 4-15, Wesley 4-13, Kerley 2-5, Shivers 1-1, Team 2-(minus 4).

PASSING—Wisconsin, Tolzien 12-21-0-159. TCU, Dalton 15-23-0-219.

RECEIVING—Wisconsin, Kendricks 4-36, Toon 3-46, Gilreath 2-23, Ewing 1-28, Abbrederis 1-16, Anderson 1-10. TCU, Kerley 6-58, Young 5-57, Boyce 1-44, Wesley 1-33, B.Johnson 1-23, Hicks 1-4.

Hockey

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EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 25 12 3 53 127 94

Philadelphia 23 10 5 51 128 102

N.Y. Rangers 22 14 3 47 119 100

N.Y. Islanders 11 19 6 28 84 118

New Jersey 10 26 2 22 68 122

Northeast Division

Boston 20 11 6 46 108 84

Montreal 21 16 2 44 97 92

Ottawa 16 19 5 37 90 121

Buffalo 16 18 4 36 105 114

Toronto 14 19 4 32 86 111

Southeast Division

Tampa Bay 23 11 5 51 121 122

Washington 23 12 5 51 120 106

Atlanta 20 15 6 46 127 122

Carolina 18 15 4 40 108 111

Florida 16 17 2 34 95 92

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Detroit 24 9 5 53 131 107

St. Louis 20 12 5 45 99 100

Columbus 20 15 3 43 100 110

Chicago 20 16 3 43 123 113

Nashville 18 13 6 42 91 92Northwest Division

Vancouver 23 8 5 51 125 91

Colorado 20 13 5 45 131 123

Minnesota 17 15 5 39 92 107

Calgary 17 18 3 37 103 109

Edmonton 12 17 7 31 94 124

Pacific Division

Dallas 22 13 4 48 110 109

Los Angeles 22 14 1 45 113 91

San Jose 20 13 5 45 114 108

Anaheim 20 17 4 44 107 118

Phoenix 17 13 7 41 101 107

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

Friday's late games

N.Y. Islanders 4, Detroit 3 (OT)

Columbus 4, Ottawa 3 (OT)

Anaheim 5, Philadelphia 2

Vancouver 4, Dallas 1

St. Louis 4, Phoenix 3

Calgary 3, Colorado 2

Saturday's games

Toronto 5, Ottawa 1

Carolina 6, New Jersey 3

Tampa Bay 2, N.Y. Rangers 1 (OT)

Buffalo 7, Boston 6 (SO)

Washington 3, Pittsburgh 1

San Jose at Los Angeles (n)

Calgary at Edmonton (n)

Sunday's games

Atlanta at Montreal, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Florida, 5 p.m.

Philadelphia at Detroit, 5 p.m.

Dallas at St. Louis, 6 p.m.

Columbus at Nashville, 6 p.m.

Phoenix at Minnesota, 6 p.m.

Vancouver at Colorado, 8 p.m.

Chicago at Anaheim, 8 p.m.

Outdoors

solar-lunar table

This table lists top fishing times and days for the coming weeks. For best results, begin fishing one hour before and continue one hour after the times given. Note change to standard time in November. Times apply to all time zones (bold indicates best days).

January 2-8

Sunday 10:40 a.m. 11:10 p.m.

Monday 11:40 a.m. 12:05 p.m.

Tuesday 12:30 p.m. 12:55 a.m.

Wednesday 1:20 p.m. 1:40 a.m.

Thursday 2:05 p.m. 2:25 a.m.

Friday 2:50 p.m. 3:10 a.m.

Saturday 3:30 p.m. 3:50 a.m.

January 9-16

Sunday 4:10 p.m. 4:30 a.m.

Monday 4:50 p.m. 5:10 a.m.

Tuesday 5:35 p.m. 5:55 a.m.

Wednesday 6:15 p.m. 6:35 a.m.

Thursday 7:00 p.m. 7:25 a.m.

Friday 7:50 p.m. 8:15 a.m.

Saturday 8:45 p.m. 9:10 a.m.

Sunday 9:40 p.m. 10:10 a.m.

Odds

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NCAA Football

MONDAY

Orange Bowl at Miami

Favorite Open Sat. Underdog

Stanford pk 3½ Virginia Tech

Tuesday

Sugar Bowl at New Orleans

Ohio St. 2½ 3½ Arkansas

Thursday

GoDaddy.com Bowl at Mobile, Ala.

Miami (Ohio) 3 pk Middle Tenn.

Friday

Cotton Bowl at Arlington, Texas

Louisiana St. pk pk Texas A&M

Saturday

BBVA Compass Bowl at Birmingham, Ala.

Pittsburgh 2 3½ Kentucky

Sunday, January 9

Fight Hunger Bowl at San Francisco

Nevada 10½ 7½ Boston College

Monday, January 10

BCS National Championship

at Glendale, Ariz.

Auburn 3 2½ Oregon

NFL

Favorite Open Sat. Underdog

at Kansas City 4 3½ Oakland

at New England 2 5 Miami

at Indianapolis 8½ 9½ Tennessee

at Houston 2½ 3 Jacksonville

Pittsburgh 6 5 at Cleveland

at Baltimore 9½ 9½ Cincinnati

at Detroit 3 3½ Minnesota

N.Y. Giants 3½ 4 at Washington

at Green Bay 10 9½ Chicago

at Philadelphia 2½ 3 Dallas

at N.Y. Jets 2 1½ Buffalo

at Atlanta 14½ 14 Carolina

at New Orleans 8 7 Tampa Bay

St. Louis 1 3 at Seattle

at San Francisco 7 6 Arizona

San Diego 3½ 3½ at Denver

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Villanova 13 Rutgers

Gonzaga 8 at Wake Forest

at La. - Monroe 1 Fla. International

at Michigan 6 Penn St.

at St. Bonaventure pk1 Marshall

at Rice 2½ TCU

at Denver 3 Ark. - Little Rock

at South Alabama 1 Middle Tenn.

at Virginia 7½ LSU

at Georgia Tech 12 Charlotte

at Kansas 27 Miami (Ohio)

at Illinois 3½ Wisconsin

at Duke 19½ Miami

at Stanford 2½ California

Arizona 9½ at Oregon St.

at Columbia 6 Elon

Eastern Ky. 4½ at Georgia Southern

at Memphis 16½ Tennessee St.

at Clemson 21½ The Citadel

at Idaho St. 2½ Portland St.

at Morehead St. 5 Coll. of Charleston

at Vanderbilt 15½ Davidson

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