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Scoreboard: Jan 5

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BASEBALL

American League

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Agreed to terms with RHP Octavio Dotel on a one-year contract and RHP Chad Cordero on a minor league contract.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS—Agreed to terms with OF Jeremy Hermida on a minor league contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Traded RHP Joe Martinez to Cleveland for a player to be named or cash considerations.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS—Waived G John Lucas III.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS—Waived G-F Rodney Carney.

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES—Waived G Sundiata Gaines.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL—Named Ronnie Lott and John Madden co-chairmen of the Player Safety Advisory Panel.

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Agreed to a contract extension with coach Marvin Lewis.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Placed RB Chris Ivory on injured reserve. Signed RB DeShawn Wynn.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Signed S Myron Rolle, RB Herb Donaldson, G Ryan Durand, G Jeff Hansen, DE Pannel Egboh, TE Riar Greer and CB Chris Hawkins to futures contracts.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Signed OT Selvish Capers, DT Rashaad Duncan, OT Xavier Fulton, WR Taurus Johnson, RB Shawnbrey McNeal and WR Maurice Price to reserve/futures contracts.

GOLF

LPGA—Elected Karrie Webb and Allison Fouch to the Board of Directors. Selected Michelle Ellis president and Kim Hall vice president of the Player Directors.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Acquired C Trevor Smith from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for D Nate Guenin and assigned Smith to Springfield (AHL).

COLLEGE

COLLEGE FOOTBALL OFFICIATING—Named Rogers Redding national officiating coordinator.

CALIFORNIA—Named Ashley Ambrose defensive backs coach.

INDIANA—Named Kevin Johns receivers coach and passing game coordinator.

MIAMI—Announced CB Brandon Harris will enter the NFL draft.

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 26 7 .788 —

New York 20 14 .588 6½

Philadelphia 13 21 .382 13½

Toronto 11 23 .324 15½

New Jersey 9 25 .265 17½

Southeast Division

Miami 28 9 .757 —

Orlando 22 12 .647 4½

Atlanta 22 14 .611 5½

Charlotte 11 21 .344 14½

Washington 8 24 .250 17½

Central Division

Chicago 23 10 .697 —

Indiana 14 18 .438 8½

Milwaukee 13 19 .403 9½

Detroit 11 23 .324 12½

Cleveland 8 26 .235 15½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 29 5 .853 —

Dallas 25 8 .758 3½

New Orleans 21 14 .600 8½

Houston 16 18 .471 13

Memphis 16 19 .457 13½

Northwest Division

Utah 24 11 .686 —

Oklahoma City 23 13 .639 1½

Denver 20 13 .606 3

Portland 18 16 .529 5½

Minnesota 9 26 .257 15

Pacific Division

L.A. Lakers 23 11 .676 —

Phoenix 14 18 .438 8

Golden State 13 21 .382 10

L.A. Clippers 10 24 .294 13

Sacramento 7 24 .226 14½

Monday's games

Miami 96, Charlotte 82

Orlando 110, Golden State 90

Boston 96, Minnesota 93

New Orleans 84, Philadelphia 77

Denver 113, Houston 106

Utah 102, Detroit 97

Tuesday's games

Miami 101, Milwaukee 89

New York 128, San Antonio 115

Chicago 111, Toronto 91

Memphis 110, Oklahoma City 105

Portland at Dallas (n)

Atlanta at Sacramento (n)

Detroit at L.A. Lakers (n)

Wednesday's games

Toronto at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Chicago at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Milwaukee at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Washington at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

San Antonio at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Charlotte at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Golden State at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Portland at Houston, 8:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Utah, 9 p.m.

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

L.A. Lakers at Phoenix, 10:30 p.m.

Thursday's games

Oklahoma City at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Denver at Sacramento, 10:30 p.m.

heat 101, bucks 89

MILWAUKEE (89) — Mbah a Moute 1-6 7-10 9, Ilyasova 3-7 0-0 7, Bogut 7-13 2-5 16, Dooling 4-8 5-5 14, Salmons 6-18 4-4 18, Maggette 1-4 5-6 7, Boykins 2-8 2-2 6, Brockman 3-3 0-0 6, Douglas-Roberts 2-6 1-2 6. Totals 29-73 26-34 89.

MIAMI (101) — James 8-15 9-11 25, Bosh 6-13 7-9 19, Ilgauskas 3-5 0-0 6, Arroyo 1-7 0-0 2, Wade 10-19 13-15 34, Howard 0-2 0-0 0, Jones 1-2 1-1 4, Dampier 1-1 0-0 2, Chalmers 3-9 1-1 9, Miller 0-1 0-0 0, Anthony 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-74 31-37 101.

Milwaukee 20 31 19 19— 89

Miami 26 21 26 28—101

Three-point goals—Milwaukee 5-12 (Salmons 2-4, Douglas-Roberts 1-1, Dooling 1-2, Ilyasova 1-2, Maggette 0-1, Boykins 0-2), Miami 4-12 (Chalmers 2-5, Jones 1-2, Wade 1-2, Miller 0-1, Arroyo 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Milwaukee 42 (Bogut 8), Miami 57 (Bosh 12). Assists—Milwaukee 14 (Salmons 6), Miami 14 (James 9). Total fouls—Milwaukee 25, Miami 22. Technicals—Milwaukee Coach Skiles 2, Miami Coach Spoelstra. A—20,215 (19,600).

knicks 128, spurs 115

SAN ANTONIO (115) — Duncan 5-14 4-4 14, Jefferson 5-8 2-4 13, Blair 8-12 1-2 17, Parker 9-15 8-11 26, Ginobili 5-11 4-4 15, Hill 5-6 2-2 13, Bonner 1-1 0-0 2, McDyess 2-2 0-0 4, Neal 3-11 1-1 8, Udoka 0-0 0-2 0, Splitter 0-0 0-0 0, Quinn 1-2 0-0 3. Totals 44-82 22-30 115.

NEW YORK (128) — Chandler 13-19 2-2 31, Stoudemire 11-17 6-8 28, Turiaf 2-2 0-0 4, Fields 5-10 3-3 13, Felton 10-17 6-6 28, Douglas 3-10 2-3 9, Williams 4-10 0-0 9, Walker 2-6 1-1 6. Totals 50-91 20-23 128.

San Antonio 35 34 26 20—115

New York 36 36 29 27—128

Three-point goals—San Antonio 5-18 (Hill 1-1, Quinn 1-2, Jefferson 1-3, Ginobili 1-4, Neal 1-7, Parker 0-1), New York 8-27 (Chandler 3-6, Felton 2-5, Douglas 1-4, Williams 1-4, Walker 1-5, Fields 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—San Antonio 49 (Blair 8), New York 41 (Stoudemire, Chandler 9). Assists—San Antonio 18 (Parker 6), New York 26 (Felton 7). Total fouls—San Antonio 18, New York 17. Technicals—Stoudemire, Turiaf. A—19,763 (19,763).bulls 111, raptors 91

TORONTO (91) — Kleiza 4-10 0-0 8, A.Johnson 4-4 1-1 9, Bargnani 7-17 8-8 23, Bayless 4-10 2-2 11, DeRozan 7-14 4-4 18, Davis 2-3 0-1 4, Barbosa 6-15 0-1 15, Wright 0-1 1-2 1, Dorsey 0-0 0-0 0, Dupree 1-4 0-0 2, Alabi 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 35-78 16-19 91.

CHICAGO (111) — Deng 9-17 5-9 24, Boozer 5-11 2-2 12, Thomas 1-2 0-0 2, Rose 7-11 3-3 19, Bogans 1-4 0-0 2, Gibson 8-11 0-2 16, Brewer 4-10 4-4 12, Asik 5-6 3-4 13, Korver 1-5 1-2 4, Watson 2-5 1-2 5, J.Johnson 0-0 0-0 0, Scalabrine 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 44-83 19-28 111.

Toronto 27 14 28 22— 91

Chicago 29 30 22 30—111

Three-point goals—Toronto 5-15 (Barbosa 3-4, Bayless 1-3, Bargnani 1-4, Dupree 0-1, Kleiza 0-3), Chicago 4-13 (Rose 2-3, Deng 1-4, Korver 1-4, Bogans 0-1, Watson 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Toronto 41 (Bargnani 6), Chicago 53 (Gibson 14). Assists—Toronto 22 (Bayless 8), Chicago 23 (Rose 6). Total fouls—Toronto 25, Chicago 18. A—21,290 (20,917).

grizzlies 110, thunder 105

OKLAHOMA CITY (105) — Durant 11-24 5-5 28, Green 1-5 6-6 8, Krstic 2-4 0-0 4, Westbrook 10-20 7-9 28, Sefolosha 2-5 0-0 4, Ibaka 4-6 0-0 8, Harden 6-7 2-3 17, Collison 2-3 0-0 4, Maynor 1-2 2-2 4. Totals 39-76 22-25 105.

MEMPHIS (110) — Gay 12-18 3-4 27, Randolph 11-20 9-10 31, Gasol 5-8 0-2 10, Conley 4-11 1-2 9, Allen 6-13 5-5 19, Young 1-3 2-2 4, Arthur 4-10 1-3 9, Vasquez 0-1 1-2 1. Totals 43-84 22-30 110.

Oklahoma City 27 28 22 28—105

Memphis 31 24 24 31—110

Three-point goals—Oklahoma City 5-13 (Harden 3-3, Westbrook 1-2, Durant 1-5, Sefolosha 0-1, Green 0-2), Memphis 2-7 (Allen 2-3, Vasquez 0-1, Gay 0-1, Conley 0-2). Fouled out—Ibaka. Rebounds—Oklahoma City 33 (Durant 9), Memphis 56 (Randolph 16). Assists—Oklahoma City 18 (Westbrook 7), Memphis 23 (Conley 9). Total fouls—Oklahoma City 25, Memphis 20. A—12,765 (18,119).

college men

tuesday's scores

SEC

South Carolina 91 S. Carolina St. 56

No. 12 Texas 79Arkansas 46

STATE

Bellarmine 82 Wis.-Parkside 54

Kentucky St. 70 Fort Valley St. 58

Ky. Wesleyan 74 St. Joseph's 64

Northern Ky. 65 Lewis 48

TOP 25

No. 2 Ohio St. Iowa (n)

No. 5 Pittsburgh 83 Providence 79

No. 14 Notre Dame 73No. 8 Connecticut 70

No. 14 NOTRE DAME 73No. 8 CONNECTICUT 70

CONNECTICUT (11-2) — Smith 5-8 1-2 11, Oriakhi 0-3 0-0 0, Okwandu 1-2 0-0 2, Lamb 3-5 0-0 8, Walker 8-23 3-3 19, Beverly 0-0 0-0 0, Coombs-McDaniel 4-7 0-0 9, Giffey 1-4 0-0 3, Olander 0-1 0-0 0, Napier 4-6 7-7 18. Totals 26-59 11-12 70.

NOTRE DAME (13-2) — Nash 3-8 5-6 11, Abromaitis 6-9 4-10 19, Atkins 2-6 2-5 7, Martin 4-12 3-4 13, Hansbrough 7-16 5-6 21, Brooks 0-0 0-0 0, Cooley 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 23-53 19-31 73.

Halftime—Notre Dame 38-30. Three-point goals—Connecticut 7-18 (Napier 3-4, Lamb 2-3, Coombs-McDaniel 1-2, Giffey 1-3, Smith 0-1, Walker 0-5), Notre Dame 8-19 (Abromaitis 3-5, Hansbrough 2-6, Martin 2-6, Atkins 1-2). Fouled out—Oriakhi. Rebounds—Connecticut 33 (Walker 7), Notre Dame 36 (Abromaitis, Nash 7). Assists—Connecticut 16 (Napier, Walker 5), Notre Dame 15 (Atkins 5). Total fouls—Connecticut 23, Notre Dame 17. A—7,291.

bellarmine 82, Wis.-parkside 54

BELLARMINE — Hobbs 18, Kendle 10, Dowe 11, Jones 2, Benedetti 6, Jenkins 2, Holmes 10, Sprague 20, Simon 3.

WIS.-PARKSIDE — Baines 6, Mach 6, Katula 5, Saffold 14, Harris 12, Neari 7, Callozzo 2, Edwards 2.

Halftime—Bellarmine 38-30.

kentucky st. 70fort valley St. 58

FORT VALLEY ST. (2-7) — Orr 9, Lofland 11, Williams 2, Thoams 2, Davey 15, Sledge 2, McCall 7, Stephens 10.

KENTUCKY ST. (5-1) — Smith 14, Dawson 5, Somerville 10, Marsh 17, Johnson 15, Rich 6, Wright 2, Gaston 1.

Halftime—Kentucky St. 32-28.

SOUTH CAROLINA 91S. CAROLINA ST. 56

S. CAROLINA ST. (4-9) — Sanders 3-7 1-4 8, Pitt 2-6 0-0 4, Toombs 0-3 2-2 2, Porter 5-13 5-6 16, Bennett 3-8 0-0 6, Ikhinmwin 2-9 0-0 4, Riley 1-4 0-0 2, Williams 2-6 2-4 6, Bell 4-8 0-0 8, Rowe 0-0 0-0 0, Telfare 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 22-64 10-16 56.

SOUTH CAROLINA (9-4) — Harris 4-4 1-2 9, Jackson 6-10 4-5 17, Muldrow 6-11 2-2 15, Richardson 6-9 0-0 17, Ellington 5-8 1-2 13, Spinella 1-1 0-0 3, Smith 1-2 2-2 4, Galloway 2-11 3-6 7, Cooke 1-4 1-1 3, Jefferson 0-0 0-0 0, Slawson 1-2 1-2 3. Totals 33-62 15-22 91.

Halftime—South Carolina 44-22. Three-point goals—S. Carolina St. 2-11 (Sanders 1-1, Porter 1-4, Williams 0-1, Ikhinmwin 0-1, Riley 0-1, Bennett 0-3), South Carolina 10-24 (Richardson 5-8, Ellington 2-4, Spinella 1-1, Jackson 1-1, Muldrow 1-3, Slawson 0-1, Smith 0-1, Cooke 0-1, Galloway 0-4). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—S. Carolina St. 32 (Bell 9), South Carolina 42 (Muldrow 11). Assists—S. Carolina St. 7 (Toombs 4), South Carolina 17 (Jackson 5). Total fouls—S. Carolina St. 18, South Carolina 16. Technicals—Toombs, Galloway. A—8,631.

wednesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Mississippi at SMU, 8; No. 21 Memphis at Tennessee, 9

STATE—Alice Lloyd at Indiana-Southeast, 7; Transylvania at Defiance, 7

TOP 25—UAB at No. 1 Duke, 7; Missouri-Kansas City at No. 3 Kansas, 8; No. 6 San Diego St. at TCU, 7:30; North Alabama at No. 9 Missouri, 8; No. 11 Purdue at Penn St., 6:30; No. 15 BYU at No. 25 UNLV, 10; Marshall at No. 19 UCF, 7nabc/division ii coaches poll

With first-place votes in parentheses:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Findlay (5) 11-0 197 2

2. W. Liberty St. (3) 9-0 195 3

3. Augusta St. 10-0 184 5

4. Bellarmine 10-1 171 1

5. Fort Hays St. 10-1 168 6

6. Hillsdale 11-0 162 7

7. Ky. Wesleyan 8-1 138 10

8. So. Indiana 10-1 137 12

9. Incarnate Word 11-0 131 14

10. Cal St.-Dominguez Hills9-1 120 15

11. Ala.-Huntsville 11-2 109 4

12. Minnesota St. 9-1 101 16

13. S.C.-Aiken 8-2 92 13

14. Lincoln Memorial 9-0 84 17

15. Grand Valley St. 10-2 83 8

16. Christian Bros. 11-2 64 23

17. Central Wash. 10-2 53 11

18. Central Okla. 12-2 51 22

19. Montevallo 7-2 49 9

20. Indiana (Pa.) 6-2 48 18

21. Midwestern St. 10-1 39 21

22. Bentley 9-2 38 t24

23. Eckerd 11-1 37 t24

24. Winona St. 7-2 36 20

25. Tampa 12-0 23 —

college women

tuesday's scores

SEC

No. 3 Duke 54No. 10 Kentucky 48

STATE

Kentucky St. 45 Fort Valley St. 43

Ky. Wesleyan 91 St. Joseph's 85

Louisville 84No. 18 St. John's 73

Northern Ky. 55 Lewis 45

Wis.-Parkside 87 Bellarmine 59

TOP 25

No. 7 Texas A&M 105 Louisiana-Monroe 57

No. 15 Georgetown 80No. 23 Syracuse 62

No. 17 Iowa St. 80 North Dakota St. 51

kentucky st. 45fort valley St. 43

FORT VALLEY ST. (5-6) — Haynes 4, Evans 8, Billings 9, Birdsong 4, High 2, Freeland 3, Rozier 2, Brownlee 2.

KENTUCKY ST. (6-2) — Morgan 4, Larue 5, Nelson 9, Matthewis 12, Ward 7, Holder 8.

Halftime—Kentucky St. 19-16.

ky. wesleyan 91, st. joseph's 85

KY. WESLEYAN (7-3) — Ogle 3, Harnist 21, Ko.Rhoads 15, Rowe 8, Ka.Rhoads 17, Tyra 9, Goffinet 4, Behrens 7, Mitchell 7.

ST. JOSEPH'S (4-8) — Ortiz 18, Reynolds 12, Cruse 18, Szala 8, Novak 14, Gazda 2, Appelhans 4, Cash 6, Bess 3.

Halftime—Ky. Wesleyan 46-45.

LOUISVILLE 84, No. 18 ST. JOHN'S 73

ST. JOHN'S (12-3) — Stevens 5-10 1-3 11, Hart 0-1 3-4 3, Lindsay 4-6 1-2 9, McPherson 4-9 5-8 15, Smith 9-13 4-4 23, McKenith 4-8 2-2 10, Burakoski 1-7 0-0 2, Blanding 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 27-55 16-23 73.

LOUISVILLE (11-5) — Reid 9-15 6-9 24, Hines 3-5 0-0 6, Burke 7-12 2-2 21, Schimmel 3-15 4-4 11, Gibbs 7-13 0-0 18, Harper 0-0 0-0 0, Vails 1-2 0-0 2, Tay 1-4 0-0 2, Taylor 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-66 12-15 84.

Halftime—Louisville 36-27. Three-point goals—St. John's 3-11 (McPherson 2-5, Smith 1-3, Burakoski 0-3), Louisville 10-23 (Burke 5-9, Gibbs 4-6, Schimmel 1-6, Tay 0-1, Reid 0-1). Fouled out—Hines, Stevens. Rebounds—St. John's 32 (Stevens 6), Louisville 34 (Gibbs 10). Assists—St. John's 15 (McKenith 7), Louisville 18 (Schimmel 11). Total fouls—St. John's 19, Louisville 20. A—6,545.

Northern Ky. 55, lewis 45

NORTHERN KY. (9-3) — Bowling 16, Simpson 4, Caldwell 6, Hamlet 11, Mogan 9, Miller 2, Holton 7.

LEWIS (6-6) — Turpel 15, Kruckman 1, Murdock 16, Currin 8, Mead 1, Carbaugh 4.

Halftime—Northern Ky. 26-21.

wis.-parkside 87, bellarmine 59

BELLARMINE — Goodin 3, Hamilton 9, Montano 22, Jones 4, Matheis 12, Delph 5, Osen 4.

WIS.-PARKSIDE — Bettiga 2, Selk 9, Rooney 24, Beyer 17, Ogen 9, Trussell 213, Slivka 3, Ruchti 2, Leyns 8.

Halftime—Wis.-Parkside 48-31.

wednesday's games

(All times p.m.)

STATE—Brescia at Emory, 2; Alice Lloyd at Indiana-Southeast, 5; Transylvania at Defiance, 5; Denver at Western Ky., 7:30

TOP 25—Villanova at No. 2 Connecticut, 7:30; No. 6 West Virginia at Seton Hall, 12:30; Missouri at No. 9 Xavier, 7; No. 13 Notre Dame at Marquette, 8; Providence at No. 16 DePaul, 8; Indiana at No. 20 Ohio St., 7; No. 21 Iowa at Minnesota, 8

USA Today/ESPN Poll

The USA Today-ESPN Women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Monday, total 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. Baylor (17) 13-1 756 2

2. Connecticut (11) 12-1 741 1

3. Duke (3) 13-0 718 3

4. Stanford 10-2 676 8

5. Texas A&M 11-1 639 5

6. Tennessee 13-2 623 6

7. West Virginia 14-0 600 7

8. North Carolina 14-0 536 10

9. Xavier 10-2 532 4

10. Kentucky 11 - 1 485 11

11. UCLA 12-1 455 9

12. Notre Dame 12-3 410 t14

13. Michigan St. 13-1 392 16

14. Georgetown 12-3 316 18

15. Maryland 13-1 315 20

16. Iowa St. 11-2 277 19

17. Oklahoma 10-3 247 t14

18. St. John's 12-2 200 17

19. Florida St. 12-3 188 23

20. Wis.-Green Bay 13-1 187 21

21. Ohio St. 9-4 176 12

22. Iowa 12-3 166 13

23. DePaul 13-2 162 22

24. Texas 11-3 45 —

25. Oklahoma St. 11-1 41 —

Others receiving votes: Syracuse 32, Arkansas 27, Bowling Green 26, Miami 22, Kansas 21, Michigan 15, Marist 9, Boston College 7, Arizona St. 6, Florida Gulf Coast 6, Marquette 6, Texas Tech 5, Florida 3, Arizona 2, Nebraska 2, Nevada 2, Northwestern 1.

Football

nfl

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

y-New England 14 2 .875 518 313

x-N.Y. Jets 11 5 .688 367 304

Miami 7 9 .438 273 333

Buffalo 4 12 .250 283 425

South

y-Indianapolis 10 6 .625 435 388

Jacksonville 8 8 .500 353 419

Houston 6 10 .375 390 427

Tennessee 6 10 .375 356 339

North

y-Pittsburgh 12 4 .750 375 232

x-Baltimore 12 4 .750 357 270

Cleveland 5 11 .313 271 332

Cincinnati 4 12 .250 322 395

West

y-Kansas City 10 6 .625 366 326

San Diego 9 7 .563 441 322

Oakland 8 8 .500 410 371

Denver 4 12 .250 344 471

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

y-Philadelphia 10 6 .625 439 377

N.Y. Giants 10 6 .625 394 347

Dallas 6 10 .375 394 436

Washington 6 10 .375 302 377

South

y-Atlanta 13 3 .813 414 288

x-New Orleans 11 5 .688 384 307

Tampa Bay 10 6 .625 341 318

Carolina 2 14 .125 196 408

North

y-Chicago 11 5 .688 334 286

x-Green Bay 10 6 .625 388 240

Detroit 6 10 .375 362 369

Minnesota 6 10 .375 281 348

West

y-Seattle 7 9 .438 310 407

St. Louis 7 9 .438 289 328

San Francisco 6 10 .375 305 346

Arizona 5 11 .313 289 434

x-clinched playoff spot; y-clinched division

Sunday's games

Oakland 31, Kansas City 10

Tampa Bay 23, New Orleans 13

New England 38, Miami 7

Detroit 20, Minnesota 13

Atlanta 31, Carolina 10

Pittsburgh 41, Cleveland 9

N.Y. Jets 38, Buffalo 7

Baltimore 13, Cincinnati 7

San Francisco 38, Arizona 7

San Diego 33, Denver 28

Green Bay 10, Chicago 3

Houston 34, Jacksonville 17

N.Y. Giants 17, Washington 14

Dallas 14, Philadelphia 13

Indianapolis 23, Tennessee 20

Seattle 16, St. Louis 6

End of regular season

Playoff schedule

(All times p.m. With broadcast network in parentheses)

Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday's games

New Orleans at Seattle, 4:30 (NBC-18)

N.Y. Jets at Indianapolis, 8 (NBC-18)

Sunday, Jan. 9

Baltimore at Kansas City, 1 (CBS-27)

Green Bay at Philadelphia, 4:30 (Fox-56)

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 15

Indianapolis, Kansas City or Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 4:30 (CBS-27)

Green Bay, New Orleans or Seattle at Atlanta, 8 (Fox-56)

Sunday, Jan. 16

Philadelphia, New Orleans or Seattle at Chicago, 1 (Fox-56)

N.Y. Jets, Kansas City or Baltimore at New England, 4:30 (CBS-27)

Conference Championships

Sunday, Jan. 23

NFC, 3 (Fox-56)

AFC, 6:30 (CBS-27)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 6

At Arlington, Texas

AFC champion vs. NFC champion, 6:30 (Fox-56)

college

tuesday's game

Sugar Bowl at New Orleans

No. 6 Ohio St.No. 8 Arkansas (n)

No. 5 STANFORD 40No. 12 VIRGINIA TECH 12

Monday's Orange Bowl at Miami

Stanford 7 6 13 14 — 40

Virginia Tech 2 10 0 0 — 12

First quarter: Stan—Stewart 60 run (N.Whitaker kick), 6:16. VT—Safety, :59. Second quarter: VT—D.Wilson 11 pass from T.Taylor (Hazley kick), 10:22. Stan—Ertz 25 pass from Luck (kick blocked), 6:32. VT—FG Hazley 37, :03. Third quarter: Stan—Marecic 1 run (kick failed), 8:47. Stan—Fleener 41 pass from Luck (N.Whitaker kick), 5:49. Fourth quarter: Stan—Fleener 58 pass from Luck (N.Whitaker kick), 12:28. Stan—Fleener 38 pass from Luck (N.Whitaker kick), 6:05.

A—65,453.

Stan VT

First downs 19 16

Rushes-yards 31-247 34-66

Passing 287 222

Comp-att-int 18-23-1 16-33-1

Return yards 36 0

Punts-avg. 3-46.0 8-43.5

Fumbles-lost 2-1 0-0

Penalties-yards 6-49 4-28

Time of possession 27:46 32:14

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Stanford, Taylor 13-114, Stewart 5-99, Luck 4-15, Gaffney 2-10, McGillicuddy 1-7, Marecic 3-4, Amajoyi 1-(minus 1), Wilkerson 2-(minus 1). Virginia Tech, D.Evans 12-37, T.Taylor 16-22, R.Williams 4-4, D.Wilson 2-3.

PASSING—Stanford, Luck 18-23-1-287. Virginia Tech, T.Taylor 16-31-1-222, Team 0-2-0-0.RECEIVING—Stanford, Fleener 6-173, Ertz 2-39, Baldwin 2-33, R.Whalen 2-24, K.Reuland 2-14, Taylor 2-7, Owusu 1-2, Hall 1-(minus 5). Virginia Tech, Coale 7-92, Boykin 5-84, D.Wilson 2-27, M.Davis 1-11, A.Smith 1-8.

Hockey

nhl

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Philadelphia 24 10 5 53 131 104

Pittsburgh 25 12 3 53 127 94

N.Y. Rangers 22 15 3 47 119 103

N.Y. Islanders 12 19 6 30 89 120

New Jersey 10 27 2 22 69 124

Northeast Division

Boston 21 11 6 48 110 85

Montreal 21 16 3 45 100 96

Ottawa 16 19 5 37 90 121

Buffalo 16 18 4 36 105 114

Toronto 14 20 4 32 90 113

Southeast Division

Tampa Bay 24 11 5 53 122 122

Washington 23 12 6 52 120 107

Atlanta 21 15 6 48 131 125

Carolina 18 15 5 41 111 115

Florida 18 17 2 38 102 95

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Detroit 24 10 5 53 133 110

St. Louis 20 13 5 45 101 104

Chicago 21 17 3 45 128 118

Nashville 19 13 6 44 95 93

Columbus 20 16 3 43 101 114

Northwest Division

Vancouver 25 8 5 55 131 95

Colorado 20 14 5 45 132 125

Minnesota 19 15 5 43 100 113

Calgary 18 19 3 39 107 115

Edmonton 12 18 7 31 95 126

Pacific Division

Dallas 23 13 4 50 114 111

San Jose 21 14 5 47 118 112

Anaheim 21 17 4 46 109 119

Los Angeles 22 16 1 45 116 96

Phoenix 17 13 8 42 106 113

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

Monday's games

Boston 2, Toronto 1

Florida 4, Carolina 3 (OT)

N.Y. Islanders 5, Calgary 2

Chicago 4, Los Angeles 3

Vancouver 4, San Jose 3

Tuesday's games

Minnesota 2, New Jersey 1

Tampa Bay 1, Washington 0 (OT)

Buffalo at Colorado (n)

Detroit at Edmonton (n)

Columbus at Phoenix (n)

Wednesday's games

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

Tampa Bay at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Atlanta at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

Calgary at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

Nashville at Anaheim, 10 p.m.

Thursday's games

Minnesota at Boston, 7 p.m.

St. Louis at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Colorado, 9 p.m.

N.Y. Islanders at Edmonton, 9 p.m.

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

Buffalo at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Odds

glantz-culver line

NCAA Football

Thursday

GoDaddy.com Bowl at Mobile, Ala.

Favorite Open Today Underdog

Middle Tenn. 3 2 Miami (Ohio)

Friday

Cotton Bowl at Arlington, Texas

Louisiana St. pk 1½ Texas A&M

Saturday

BBVA Compass Bowl at Birmingham, Ala.

Pittsburgh 2 3½ Kentucky

Sunday, Jan. 8

Fight Hunger Bowl at San Francisco

Nevada 10½ 7½ Boston College

Monday, Jan. 9

BCS National Championship

At Glendale, Ariz.

Auburn 3 2½ Oregon

NFL Playoffs

Saturday

Favorite Open Today Underdog

New Orleans 10 10½ at Seattle

at Indianapolis 3 2½ N.Y. Jets

Sunday

Baltimore 3 3 at Kansas City

at Philadelphia 2½ 2½ Green Bay

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

Purdue 6½ at Penn St.

at Louisville 11½ Seton Hall

at Va.Commonwealth 6 Drexel

George Mason 3 at Hofstra

at James Madison 12½ Towson

at Delaware 7½ William & Mary

at Richmond 14½ Charlotte

at UCF 11½ Marshall

at Boston College 11½ Harvard

at Duke 21 UAB

at Old Dominion 15½ Northeastern

Temple - x 18 at Fordham

Duquesne 2 at Saint Joseph's

at George Washington pk La Salle

at UNC Wilmington 3 Georgia St.

San Diego St. 7 at TCU

Mississippi 6½ at SMU

at Rice 5½ Tulane

at Saint Louis pk Dayton

at Ark. - Little Rock 1 St. Bonaventure

at Wisconsin 13 Michigan

Marquette 4½ at Rutgers

at Southern Miss. 13 Houston

at Tennessee 7 Memphis

at UTEP 6½ Tulsa

at Air Force pk Utah

at UNLV 3 BYU

at Long Beach St. 12 CS Northridge

at UC Irvine 6½ Cal St. - Fullerton

at Princeton 20 Marist

N.C. State - y 9½ at Elon

at Davidson 9 Appalachian St.

W. Carolina 6 at Georgia Southern

at Middle Tenn. 1 North Texas

at Kansas 30 Mo. - Kansas City

x-at Izod Center (N.J.); y-at Greensboro Coliseum

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