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Scoreboard: Oct. 30

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BASEBALL

American League

NEW YORK YANKEES—Exercise the 2013 contract options fon RHP David Aardsma, 2B Robinson Cano and CF Curtis Granderson.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Exercised the 2013 contract option on RHP Grant Balfour. Declined to exercise the 2013 contract option on SS Stephen Drew.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Declined to exercise the 2013 contract options on RHP Todd Coffey, OF-1B Juan Rivera and C Matt Treanor.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Reinstated 1B Mat Gamel, SS Alex Gonzalez and LHP Chris Narveson from the 60-day DL. Agreed to terms with INF Hector Gomez on a minor-league contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DALLAS MAVERICKS—Waived G Delonte West.

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER—Exercised its third-year option on G Reggie Jackson.

CYCLING

TEAM SKY—Announced sports director Steven de Jongh has left the squad after admitting to doping during his cycling career.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Waived RB Mewelde Moore and NT Antonio Dixon. Promoted DB Marshay Green and FB Robert Hughes from the practice squad. Signed CB Teddy Williams to the practice squad.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed G Tyler Holmes to the practice squad. Waived DE Ernest Owusu from the practice squad.

COLLEGE

NCAA—Suspended New Mexico senior basketball G Jamal Fenton for the first three games of the regular season for a minor rule violation regarding impermissible benefits.

CLEMSON—Named Dan Radakovich athletic director.

MONTANA—Suspended freshman LB Nick Holt, junior LB John Kanongata'a and junior C Kjelby Oiland one game each for violating team rules.

Mid-south conference —Named Lindsey Wilson freshman Yazeed Davids men's soccer offensive player of the week. Named Campbellsville junior Jessica Ralph women's soccer offensive player of the week. Named Lindsey Wilson freshman Josephine Frigge women's soccer defensive player of the week. Named Georgetown sophomore Caraline Maher volleyball player of the week.

Basketball

college

preseason all-america team

The Associated Press' 2012-13 preseason All-America team, with school, height, year and votes from a 65-member national media panel (key 2011-12 statistics in parentheses):

Cody Zeller, Indiana, 7-0, sophomore, 64 votes (15.6 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 62.3 fg pct)

Doug McDermott, Creighton, 6-8, junior, 62 (22.9 ppg, 8.2 rpg, 60.1 fg pct, 48.6 3-pt fg pct)

Isaiah Canaan, Murray State, 6-1, senior, 43 (19.0 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 3.6 apg, 45.6 3-pt fg pct)

Deshaun Thomas, Ohio State, 6-7, junior, 26 (15.9 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 52.0 fg pct)

C.J. McCollum, Lehigh, 6-3, senior, 16 (21.9 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 3.5 apg, 81.1 ft pct, 2.6 steals)

Trey Burke, Michigan, 6-0, sophomore, 16 (14.8 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 4.6 apg)

Others receiving votes (alphabetical): Kenny Boynton, Florida; Lorenzo Brown, North Carolina State; Aaron Craft, Ohio State; Jamaal Franklin, San Diego State; Solomon Hill, Arizona; Pierre Jackson, Baylor; C.J. Leslie, North Carolina State; James Michael McAdoo, North Carolina; Tony Mitchell, North Texas; Mike Moser, UNLV; Shabazz Muhammad, UCLA; Nerlens Noel, Kentucky; Otto Porter, Georgetown; Phil Pressey, Missouri; Peyton Siva, Louisville; Michael Snaer, Florida State; Jeff Withey, Kansas.

nba

schedule

REGULAR SEASON BEGINS TUESDAY

Tuesday's games

Washington at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Boston at Miami, 8 p.m.

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

Wednesday's games

Denver at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Indiana at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Houston at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

San Antonio at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Sacramento at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Dallas at Utah, 9 p.m.

Golden State at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

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

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

Thursday's games

New York at Brooklyn, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m.

Football

professional

nfl standings, schedule

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

New England 5 3 .625 262 170

Miami 4 3 .571 150 126

Buffalo 3 4 .429 171 227

N.Y. Jets 3 5 .375 168 200

South

Houston 6 1 .857 216 128

Indianapolis 4 3 .571 136 171

Tennessee 3 5 .375 162 257

Jacksonville 1 6 .143 103 188

North

Baltimore 5 2 .714 174 161

Pittsburgh 4 3 .571 167 144

Cincinnati 3 4 .429 166 187

Cleveland 2 6 .250 154 186

West

Denver 4 3 .571 204 152

San Diego 3 4 .429 154 144

Oakland 3 4 .429 139 187

Kansas City 1 6 .143 120 209

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 6 2 .750 234 161

Philadelphia 3 4 .429 120 155

Dallas 3 4 .429 137 162

Washington 3 5 .375 213 227

South

Atlanta 7 0 1.000 201 130

Tampa Bay 3 4 .429 184 153

New Orleans 2 5 .286 190 216

Carolina 1 6 .143 128 167

North

Chicago 6 1 .857 185 100

Minnesota 5 3 .625 184 167

Green Bay 5 3 .625 208 170

Detroit 3 4 .429 161 174

West

San Francisco 5 2 .714 165 100

Arizona 4 3 .571 124 118

Seattle 4 4 .500 140 134

St. Louis 3 5 .375 137 186

Thursday's game

Tampa Bay 36, Minnesota 17

Sunday's games

Green Bay 24, Jacksonville 15

Indianapolis 19, Tennessee 13 (OT)

Chicago 23, Carolina 22

Miami 30, N.Y. Jets 9

Cleveland 7, San Diego 6

Atlanta 30, Philadelphia 17

Detroit 28, Seattle 24

Pittsburgh 27, Washington 12

New England 45, St. Louis 7

Oakland 26, Kansas City 16

N.Y. Giants 29, Dallas 24

Denver 34, New Orleans 14

Open: Baltimore, Buffalo, Cincinnati, Houston

Monday's game

San Francisco 24, Arizona 3

Thursday, Nov. 1

Kansas City at San Diego, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Arizona at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

Chicago at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at Houston, 1 p.m.

Carolina at Washington, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.

Denver at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Baltimore at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Miami at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Oakland, 4:05 p.m.

Pittsburgh at N.Y. Giants, 4:25 p.m.

Dallas at Atlanta, 8:20 p.m.

Open: N.Y. Jets, New England, San Francisco, St. Louis

Monday, Nov. 5

Philadelphia at New Orleans, 8:30 p.m.

Broncos 34, Saints 14

Sunday's late game

New Orleans 0 7 0 7 — 14

Denver 7 10 7 10 — 34

First quarter: Den—McGahee 1 run (Prater kick), 4:39. Second quarter: NO—Sproles 29 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 14:53. Den—Decker 13 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 6:43. Den—FG Prater 33, :00. Third quarter: Den—D.Thomas 1 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 9:30. Fourth quarter: Den—Decker 2 pass from Manning (Prater kick), 14:54. Den—FG Prater 33, 5:27. NO—J.Graham 18 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 2:03.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—New Orleans, P.Thomas 8-43, Ingram 3-7, Brees 2-2, Sproles 4-(minus 1). Denver, McGahee 23-122, Hillman 14-86, Ball 2-14, Manning 1-4, Osweiler 1-(minus 1).

PASSING—New Orleans, Brees 22-42-1-213. Denver, Manning 22-30-0-305.

RECEIVING—New Orleans, Sproles 7-56, Colston 5-63, J.Graham 5-63, Moore 3-25, P.Thomas 2-6. Denver, D.Thomas 7-137, Decker 4-43, Green 3-44, Tamme 3-33, McGahee 2-33, Stokley 2-19, Hillman 1-(minus 4).

MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

NFC leaders

Quarterbacks

Yds TD Int

A. Rodgers, GBY 2,165 21 4

M. Ryan, ATL 2,018 17 6

Griffin III, WAS 1,778 8 3

Ale. Smith, SNF 1,427 9 5

Jo. Freeman, TAM 1,800 14 5

Brees, NOR 2,310 20 8

E. Manning, NYG 2,301 12 8

Kolb, ARI 1,169 8 3

Ponder, MIN 1,743 10 7

Bradford, STL 1,797 8 7

Rushers

Yds Avg Lng TD

A. Peterson, MIN 775 5.13 64 4

M. Lynch, SEA 757 4.76 77 3

Morris, WAS 717 4.75 39 5

Gore, SNF 601 5.83 37 4

Bradshaw, NYG 570 4.52 37 4

D. Martin, TAM 543 4.21 41 3

L. McCoy, PHL 504 3.97 34 2

Griffin III, WAS 476 6.80 76 6

Forte, CHI 436 4.59 39 2

M. Turner, ATL 415 3.84 27 3

Receivers

No Yds Avg LG TD

Harvin, MIN 60 667 11.1 45 3

Cruz, NYG 52 650 12.5 80 7

Witten, DAL 51 487 9.5 35 1

B. Marshall, CHI 50 675 13.5 34 4

Gonzalez, ATL 46 459 10.0 25 4

Cobb, GBY 42 463 11.0 39 4

C. Johnson, DET 41 638 15.6 51 1

D. Bryant, DAL 41 488 11.9 55 2

R. White, ATL 40 591 14.8 59 4

Colston, NOR 40 580 14.5 40 5

Punters

No Yds LG Avg

Morstead, NOR 33 1,694 70 51.3

J. Ryan, SEA 32 1,606 73 50.2

Hekker, STL 34 1,666 68 49.0

A. Lee, SNF 26 1,234 66 47.5

Bosher, ATL 28 1,318 63 47.1

Zastudil, ARI 44 2,049 68 46.6

Weatherford, NYG 28 1,284 60 45.9

Masthay, GBY 38 1,704 65 44.8

Koenen, TAM 36 1,603 64 44.5

Kluwe, MIN 37 1,620 59 43.8

Punt returners

No Yds Avg LG TD

Ginn Jr., SNF 12 151 12.6 38 0

Sherels, MIN 15 178 11.9 77 1

Cobb, GBY 16 165 10.3 75 1

Logan, DET 20 183 9.2 48 0

P. Peterson, ARI 26 229 8.8 26 0

L. Washington, SEA

20 166 8.3 52 0

Hester, CHI 14 102 7.3 23 0

Banks, WAS 16 116 7.3 27 0

Randle, NYG 10 69 6.9 18 0

Sproles, NOR 10 66 6.6 16 0

Kickoff Returners

No Yds Avg LG TD

Harvin, MIN 15 535 35.7 105 1

L. Washington, SEA

14 417 29.8 83 0

Sproles, NOR 14 402 28.7 48 0

J. Rodgers, ATL 9 249 27.7 77 0

Ky. Williams, SNF12 330 27.5 94 0

Cobb, GBY 17 466 27.4 46 0

D. Wilson, NYG 27 732 27.1 66 0

Hester, CHI 10 269 26.9 38 0

Banks, WAS 16 412 25.8 55 0

J. Adams, CAR 9 208 23.1 31 0

Scoring

TD Rush Rec Ret Pts

Cruz, NYG 7 0 7 0 42

Jam. Jones, GBY 7 0 7 0 42

Griffin III, WAS 6 6 0 0 36

And. Brown, NYG 5 5 0 0 32

J. Nelson, GBY 5 0 5 0 32

Rudolph, MIN 5 0 5 0 32

Cobb, GBY 5 0 4 1 30

Colston, NOR 5 0 5 0 30

Harvin, MIN 5 1 3 1 30

V. Jackson, TAM 5 0 5 0 30

AFC leaders

Quarterbacks

Yds TD Int

P. Manning, DEN 2,113 17 4

Roethlisberger, PIT 1,987 14 3

Brady, NWE 2,408 16 3

Schaub, HOU 1,650 10 4

Dalton, CIN 1,831 13 10

Fitzpatrick, BUF 1,435 15 9

C. Palmer, OAK 1,941 9 5

Flacco, BAL 1,837 9 6

Hasselbeck, TEN 1,167 6 4

P. Rivers, SND ,1646 10 9

Rushers

Yds Avg LG TD

Ridley, NWE 716 4.77 41 5

A. Foster, HOU 659 3.92 46 9

J. Charles, KAN 595 4.96 91 2

Chr. Johnson, TEN 595 4.54 83 2

McGahee, DEN 554 4.50 31 4

R. Rice, BAL 524 4.94 43 5

Spiller, BUF 523 7.26 56 4

Greene, NYJ 509 3.66 36 5

Re. Bush, MIA 493 4.40 65 3

T. Richardson, CLE 470 3.70 32 5

Receivers

No Yds Avg LG TD

Welker, NWE 60 736 12.3 59 2

Wayne, IND 54 757 14.0 30 2

A.. Green, CIN 44 636 14.5 73 7

R. Gronkowski, NWE

43 580 13.5 41 7

Ant. Brown, PIT 40 480 12.0 27 1

Ke. Wright, TEN 40 351 8.8 35 3

De. Thomas, DEN 39 679 17.4 71 4

Decker, DEN 38 484 12.7 55 5

Bowe, KAN 37 492 13.3 46 3

Lloyd, NWE 37 435 11.8 27 3

Punters

No Yds LG Avg

Fields, MIA 35 1,799 63 51.4

Scifres, SND 30 1,476 66 49.2

Anger, JAC 45 2,173 66 48.3

McAfee, IND 31 1,488 64 48.0

Kern, TEN 36 1,708 63 47.4

Lechler, OAK 38 1,798 68 47.3

Koch, BAL 30 1,416 57 47.2

B. Colquitt, DEN 28 1,312 67 46.9

Donn. Jones, HOU 37 1,734 66 46.9

Malone, NYJ 41 1,921 61 46.9

Punt returners

No Yds Avg LG TD

McKelvin, BUF 9 216 24.0 88 1

M. Thigpen, MIA 14 200 14.3 72 1

Kerley, NYJ 10 141 14.1 68 1

Cribbs, CLE 18 235 13.1 60 0

Br. Tate, CIN 11 126 11.5 32 0

Arenas, KAN 21 211 10.0 27 0

T. Holliday, HOU 16 147 9.2 36 0

Hilton, IND 9 74 8.2 14 0

P. Adams, OAK 15 122 8.1 47 0

Reynaud, TEN 13 100 7.7 19 0

Kickoff returners

No Yds Avg LG TD

Jac. Jones, BAL 9 355 39.4 108 1

McKelvin, BUF 10 320 32.0 59 0

Cribbs, CLE 24 727 30.3 74 0

McKnight, NYJ 20 586 29.3 100 1

M. Thigpen, MIA 15 429 28.6 57 0

D. McCourty, NWE 13 359 27.6 104 1

Goodman, SND 18 497 27.6 39 0

C. Rainey, PIT 15 408 27.2 49 0

D. Thompson, BAL 15 389 25.9 49 0

Reynaud, TEN 28 723 25.8 105 1

Scoring

TD Rush Rec Ret Pts

A. Foster, HOU 10 9 1 0 60

A.. Green, CIN 7 0 7 0 42

R. Gronkowski, NWE7 0 7 0 42

H. Miller, PIT 6 0 6 0 38

T. Richardson, CLE 6 5 1 0 36

Decker, DEN 5 0 5 0 30

Greene, NYJ 5 5 0 0 30

R. Rice, BAL 5 5 0 0 30

Ridley, NWE 5 5 0 0 30

Spiller, BUF 5 4 1 0 30

college

AP Poll

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, total points (based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote), and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Alabama (60) 8-0 1,500 1

2. Oregon 8-0 1,412 2

3. Kansas St. 8-0 1,382 4

4. Notre Dame 8-0 1,344 5

5. Louisiana St. 7-1 1,216 6

6. Ohio St. 9-0 1,158 9

7. Georgia 7-1 1,145 12

8. Florida 7-1 1,075 3

9. Florida St. 8-1 1,046 11

10. Clemson 7-1 914 14

11. South Carolina 7-2 823 17

12. Louisville 8-0 817 16

13. Oregon St. 6-1 762 7

14. Oklahoma 5-2 758 8

15. Stanford 6-2 627 19

16. Texas A&M 6-2 580 22

17. Mississippi St. 7-1 559 13

18. Southern Cal 6-2 418 10

19. Boise St. 7-1 406 21

20. Texas Tech 6-2 388 15

21. Nebraska 6-2 249 NR

22. Louisiana Tech 7-1 209 24

23. West Virginia 5-2 126 25

24. Arizona 5-3 106 NR

25. UCLA 6-2 103 NR

Others receiving votes: Toledo 88, Rutgers 74, Oklahoma St. 72, Texas 55, Kent St. 33, Tulsa 17, Northern Ill. 12, Washington 8, Northwestern 7, Ohio 4, Wisconsin 4, Michigan 2, La.-Monroe 1.

usa today poll

The USA Today Top 25 football coaches poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 27, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Alabama (59) 8-0 1,475 1

2. Oregon 8-0 1,391 2

3. Kansas St. 8-0 1,366 4

4. Notre Dame 8-0 1,307 5

5. Louisiana St. 7-1 1,225 6

6. Georgia 7-1 1,149 11

7. Florida St. 8-1 1,121 10

8. Florida 7-1 1,024 3

9. Clemson 7-1 976 13

10. Louisville 8-0 888 14

11. South Carolina 7-2 838 16

12. Oklahoma 5-2 758 7

13. Oregon St. 6-1 684 9

14. Boise St. 7-1 634 18

15. Stanford 6-2 626 19

16. Texas A&M 6-2 592 21

17. Southern Cal 6-2 583 8

18. Mississippi St. 7-1 569 12

19. West Virginia 5-2 326 22

20. Texas Tech 6-2 284 17

21. Nebraska 6-2 283 NR

22. Texas 6-2 200 24

23. Louisiana Tech 7-1 191 NR

24. Oklahoma St. 5-2 166 NR

25. Rutgers 7-1 151 15

Others receiving votes: Northwestern 77; UCLA 61; Toledo 59; Northern Ill. 39; Kent St. 26; Tulsa 19; Wisconsin 15; Arizona 14; Michigan 11; La.-Monroe 10; Ohio 9; Cincinnati 8; Iowa St. 6; Utah St. 4; Western Ky. 4; Mississippi 3; Arizona St.2; Michigan St. 1.

fcs sports network poll

The Sports Network Football Championship Subdivision poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points, and previous ranking:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. North Dakota State (59) 7-1 3,951 3

2. Georgia Southern (76) 7-1 3,928 2

3. Montana State (9) 7-1 3,714 4

4. Sam Houston State (9) 6-2 3,365 5

5. Old Dominion (2) 7-1 3,344 6

6. Wofford 7-1 3,210 7

7. Eastern Washington 6-2 3,112 1

8. Lehigh (4) 8-0 2,940 8

9. Stony Brook (4) 8-1 2,775 10

10. James Madison 6-2 2,741 9

11. New Hampshire 7-2 2,529 12

12. Northern Arizona (2) 7-1 2,356 13

13. Central Arkansas 7-2 1,962 14

14. Indiana State 7-2 1,863 15

15. Appalachian State 6-3 1,679 16

16. Cal Poly 7-1 1,626 11

17. Illinois State 7-2 1,546 17

18. Tennessee State 8-1 1,098 21

19. Towson 4-4 843 23

20. Albany 7-1 834 24

21. South Dakota State 6-2 734 NR

22. Richmond 5-3 579 25

23. Delaware 5-3 453 20

23. Villanova 6-3 453 19

25. Eastern Kentucky 6-3 376 18

Others receiving votes: Sacramento State 367, UT Martin 274, Harvard 231, Eastern Illinois 188, Bethune-Cookman 155, McNeese State 73, Southern Illinois 66, Youngstown State 60, Jacksonville State 31, The Citadel 30, Southern Utah 29, Samford 22, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 21, Alabama A&M 16, Chattanooga 14, Northern Iowa 12, Colgate 7, Fordham 6, Stephen F. Austin 4, Drake 3, Delaware State 3, North Carolina Central 2.

fcs coaches poll

The Sports Network Football Championship Subdivision coaches poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, points, and previous ranking:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Georgia Southern (17) 7-1 635 2

2. North Dakota State (5) 7-1 619 3

3. Montana State 7-1 586 4

4. Sam Houston State (2) 6-2 561 5

5. Old Dominion 7-1 528 7

6. Lehigh (1) 8-0 517 6

7. Wofford 7-1 486 8

8. Eastern Washington (1) 6-2 471 1

9. Stony Brook 8-1 450 9

10. James Madison 6-2 429 10

11. New Hampshire 7-2 396 12

12. Northern Arizona 7-1 363 13

13. Central Arkansas 7-2 326 14

14. Appalachian State 6-3 275 15

15. Illinois State 7-2 264 17

16. Cal Poly 7-1 256 11

17. Indiana State 7-2 249 t18

18. Albany 7-1 188 20

19. Tennessee State 8-1 173 t21

20. Delaware 5-3 122 16

21. Harvard 6-1 96 24

22. Towson 4-4 87 25

23. Eastern Kentucky 6-3 68 t18

24. Bethune-Cookman 6-2 54 NR

25. South Dakota State 6-2 51 NR

Others receiving votes: Sacramento State (44), Richmond (27), Villanova (27), UT Martin (26), McNeese State (23), Jacksonville State (16), Youngstown State (10), Eastern Illinois (8), The Citadel (5), Samford (5), Southern Illinois (4), Northern Iowa (4), Alabama A&M (1).

naia poll

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Marian (Ind.) (13) 8-0 314 1

2. Georgetown (1) 8-0 302 2

3. Missouri Valley 8-0 286 3

4. Morningside (Iowa) 8-0 283 4

5. Saint Xavier (Ill.) 7-1 262 5

6. Saint Francis (Ind.) 6-2 243 7

7. Montana Tech 7-1 235 8

8. Cumberlands 8-1 220 10

9. Grand View (Iowa) 7-2 217 9

10. William Penn (Iowa) 8-1 214 11

11. St. Ambrose (Iowa) 7-1 200 12

12. MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)

6-2 196 13

13. Baker (Kan.) 6-2 161 14

14. Southern Oregon 6-2 152 19

15. Evangel (Mo.) 7-2 144 15

16. Carroll (Mont.) 6-3 141 6

17. Northwestern (Iowa) 7-2 135 16

18. Benedictine (Kan.) 6-3 94 21

19. Ottawa (Kan.) 6-2 89 24

20. Tabor (Kan.) 6-2 87 22

21. Bethel (Tenn.) 6-3 68 NR

22. Robert Morris (Ill.) 8-1 59 22

23. Kansas Wesleyan 6-3 38 NR

24. Doane (Neb.) 5-3 37 NR

25. Hastings (Neb.) 6-2 31 18

This week's schedule

All times p.m.

Thursday

State—Middle Tennessee at Western Kentucky, 9:15

Saturday

SEC—Missouri at No. 7 Florida, noon; Vanderbilt at Kentucky, noon; No. 16 Texas A&M at Mississippi State, noon; Troy at Tennessee, noon; Tulsa at Arkansas, 12:21; New Mexico State at Auburn, 12:20; Mississippi at No. 6 Georgia, 3:30; No. 1 Alabama at No. 5 Louisiana State, 8

OVC—Tennessee State at Murray State, noon; Jacksonville State at Tennessee-Martin, 1; Culver-Stockton at Austin Peay, 2; Eastern Kentucky at Southeast Missouri State, 2; Eastern Illinois at Tennessee Tech, 2:30

STATE— Temple at No. 10 Louisville, noonl; Faulkner at Campbellsville, 1:30; Birmingham Southern at Centre, 1:30; Cumberlands at Kentucky Christian, 1:30; Union at Georgetown, 1:30; Kentucky State at Morehouse, 2; Kentucky Wesleyan at Quincy, 1; Bethel at Lindsey Wilson, 1:30; Davidson at Morehead State, 1; Pikeville at Belhaven, 2:30; Thomas More at Bethany, 1

TOP 25—No. 24 Oklahoma State at No. 2 Kansas State, 8; Pittsburgh at No. 3 Notre Dame, 3:30; No. 4 Oregon at No. 17 Southern California, 7; Arizona State at No. 11 Oregon State, 10:30; No. 12 Oklahoma at Iowa State, noon; No. 13 Clemson at Duke, 7; No. 14 Stanford at Colorado, 2; No. 23 Texas at No. 18 Texas Tech, 3:30; San Diego State at No. 19 Boise State, 10:30; No. 20 Nebraska at Michigan State, 3:30; Texas Christian at No. 21 West Virginia, 3; No. 22 Arizona at UCLA, 10:30; Texas-San Antonio at No. 25 Louisiana Tech, 4

high school

associated press polls

The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, total points, and previous rankings:

Class A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Mayfield (14) 9-1 149 1     

2. Frankfort 9-1 124 2     

3. Fairview (1) 10-0 118 3     

4. Williamsburg 9-1 111 4     

5. Hazard 6-3 71 6     

6. Beechwood 6-4 69 5     

7. Raceland 8-2 67 7     

8. Ky. Country Day 9-1 51 9     

9. Russellville 7-3 44 8     

10. Eminence 7-3 9 —    

Others receiving votes: Bellevue 11, Harlan 13, Pineville 13, Nicholas Co. 13, Pikeville 2.

Class 2A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Owensboro Catholic (14)

10-0 149 1

2. Somerset (1) 8-2 122 2     

3. Bardstown 9-1 96 7     

4. Newport Central Catholic

6-4 95 4     

5. Danville 7-3 79 3     

6. Murray 8-2 74 6     

7. Caldwell Co. 7-3 55 5     

8. Glasgow 8-2 43 10   

9. Lou. Christian 7-3 33 9     

10. Hancock Co. 8-2 29 —

Others receiving votes: Walton-Verona 12, Lex. Christian 13, Lloyd Memorial 13, Prestonsburg 15, Green Co. 3.

Class 3A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Breathitt Co. (3)10-0 137 2     

2. Central (9) 8-2 123 1     

3. Bourbon Co. (3) 10-0 118 4     

4. Bell Co. 8-2 95 3     

5. Belfry 8-2 92 5     

6. Fort Campbell 8-2 77 6     

7. Wayne Co. 9-1 62 7     

8. Monroe Co. 9-1 57 8     

9. Paducah Tilghman 7-3 29 9     

10. Bath Co. 8-2 13 —

Others receiving votes: Morgan Co. 12, Pike Co. Central 13, South Warren 3.

Class 4A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Highlands (13) 9-1 146 1     

2. Russell Co. (1) 10-0 123 4     

3. Warren East (1) 10-0 108 5     

4. Lex. Catholic 8-2 106 2     

5. Cov. Catholic 7-3 88 3     

6. Knox Central 9-1 80 7     

7. Boyle Co. 6-4 49 8     

T8. Ashland Blazer 8-2 47 9     

T8. Johnson Central 8-2 47 6     

10. Lone Oak 7-3 20 10   

Others receiving votes: Collins 12, Spencer Co. 5.

Class 5A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Bowling Green (14) 10-0 148 1     

2. John Hardin 10-0 131 2     

3. Franklin Co. (1) 10-0 120 3     

4. Warren Central 9-1 111 4     

5. Cooper 9-1 76 5     

6. Conner 8-2 65 6     

7. Graves Co. 8-2 57 7     

8. Christian Co. 8-2 41 8     

9. Anderson Co. 8-2 29 9     

T10. Harlan Co. 8-2 16 —

T10. Greenwood 8-2 16 —

Others receiving votes: Shelby Co. 13, Pulaski Co. 14, Grayson Co. 4.

Class 6A

W-L TP Pvs 

1. Trinity (14) 8-1 148 1     

2. Scott Co. 9-1 125 3     

3. Pleasure Ridge Park (1)

10-0 121 4     

4. St. Xavier 6-4 104 2     

5. Eastern 8-2 85 5     

6. Henderson Co. 8-2 80 6     

7. Ballard 7-3 57 8     

8. Butler 7-3 31 7     

9. Lafayette 7-3 27 —

10. Simon Kenton 7-3 17 9     

Others receiving votes: Male 12, Meade Co. 14.

Horse racing

thoroughbred

ntra poll

The 2012 Thoroughbred Poll conducted by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association NTRA, covering racing performances through Oct 28. Rankings based on the votes of sports and thoroughbred racing media representatives on a 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis with first place votes in parentheses, record, total points and previous rank Sex: C-colt, G-gelding, H-horse, F-filly, M-mare):

A - S St 1 2 3 Pts Pvs

1. Wise Dan (16) 5-G 5 4-1-0 341 1

2. Game On Dude (12)

5-G 6 4-1-0 310 2

3. Point Of Entry (2)

4-C 6 5-0-0 240 4

4. Royal Delta (1) 4-F 6 3-2-0 232 3

5. I'll Have Another (5)

3-C 4 4-0-0 177 5

6. Mucho Macho Man

4-C 5 3-1-1 127 6

7. My Miss Aurelia (1)

3-F 2 2-0-0 104 7

8. Awesome Feather

4-F 2 2-0-0 90 —

9. Groupie Doll 4-F 7 4-1-2 70 10

10. Flat Out 6-H 5 1-1-0 68 8

Other horses receiving votes: Ron The Greek (67), Fort Larned (65), Questing (31), Shanghai Bobby (22), Executiveprivilege (17), Shackleford (13), Marketing Mix (10), Love And Pride (8), Acclamation (5), Alternation (5), Amazombie (4), Dreaming Of Julia (4), Dullahan (4), Jersey Town (4), Little Mike (4), Grace Hall (3), Tapitsfly (3), Richard's Kid (2), Animal Kingdom (1), Coil (1), Dayatthespa (1), Handsome Mike (1), Spring Venture (1).

Soccer

high school

boys state tournament

Thursday's semifinals at Paul Dunbar

St. Xavier vs. Boone Co., 6 p.m.

Henderson Co. vs. Paul Dunbar, 8 p.m.

Saturday's championship at Paul Dunbar

Semifinal winners, 7 p.m.

Girls state tounrament

Wednesday's semifinals at Paul Dunbar

Elizabethtown vs. Notre Dame, 6 p.m.

Bowling Green vs. Tates Creek, 8 p.m.

Saturday's championship at Paul Dunbar

Semifinal winners, 5 p.m.

Odds

glantz-culver line

NCAA Football

Thursday, Nov. 1

Thursday

Favorite Open Today Underdog

at Ohio 15½ 16½ E. Michigan

Virginia Tech 2 2½ at Miami

at W. Kentucky 10 9½ Middle Tenn.

Friday

at California 4½ 3½ Washington

Saturday

Penn St. 3½ 3½ at Purdue

Air Force 7½ 7 at Army

at Kent St. 20 21½ Akron

Vanderbilt 8 7½ at Kentucky

at N. Illinois 36 35 UMass

at Louisville 14 15 Temple

at Wake Forest 3 4 Boston College

Houston 2½ 3 at East Carolina

at Indiana +1½ 1½ Iowa

Georgia Tech 6½ 7 at Maryland

Clemson 14½ 13½ at Duke

at Arkansas 6 6 Tulsa

at Auburn 22 22½ New Mexico St.

Stanford 27½ 28 at Colorado

at Utah St. 24½ 27 Texas St.

Alabama 9 10 at LSU

at Wyoming 8½ 10 Colorado St.

at NC State 14 10½ Virginia

at Oregon St. 4 5½ Arizona St.

at Florida 15 16½ Missouri

at Michigan St. Pk 1½ Nebraska

at West Virginia 7 7 TCU

at Ohio St. 24 25 Illinois

at Notre Dame 17½ 16½ Pittsburgh

at Louisiana Tech 31½ 31½ UTSA

San Jose St. 16 18 at Idaho

at UCF 10 12½ SMU

at South Florida 9½ 8½ UConn

at Cent. Michigan Off Off W. Michigan

at Buffalo 2½ 3½ Miami (Ohio)

at Georgia 14 14 Mississippi

at Cincinnati 7 5 Syracuse

at Utah 12 11½ Washington St.

at Southern Miss. 3½ 3 UAB

at Marshall 20 21 Memphis

at Minnesota Off Off Michigan

at Kansas St. 8 9 Oklahoma St.

at Texas Tech 5 7 Texas

Texas A&M 3½ 6½ at Mississippi St.

at Baylor 17 17 Kansas

Oklahoma 12½ 10½ at Iowa St.

Oregon 6 7½ at Southern Cal

Rice 4½ 3½ at Tulane

at Fresno St. 33½ 33½ Hawaii

at UCLA Off Off Arizona

at UNLV 4 4 New Mexico

at Boise St. 15 13½ San Diego St.

at Navy 15 14 FAU

FIU 4½ 4½ at S. Alabama

at Tennessee 20½ 18½ Troy

Arkansas St. 4½ 5 at North Texas

at La.-Monroe 11 10 La.-Lafayette

Off Key: Michigan, Arizona, W. Michigan QB's questionable

NFL

Thursday

Favorite Open Today Underdog

at San Diego 8½ 9 Kansas City

Sunday

Denver 3½ 3 at Cincinnati

at Green Bay 10½ 10½ Arizona

Miami 2 2 at Indianapolis

Baltimore 3 3½ at Cleveland

at Houston 11 10 Buffalo

at Washington 3½ 4 Carolina

Detroit 4 3½ at Jacksonville

Chicago 4½ 3½ at Tennessee

at Seattle 4 5 Minnesota

at Oakland 1½ 1½ Tampa Bay

at N.Y. Giants 3½ 3½ Pittsburgh

at Atlanta 4½ 4½ Dallas

Monday

at New Orleans 4 3½ Philadelphia

NBA

Favorite Line Underdog

at Cleveland 5½ Washington

at Miami 6½ Boston

at L.A. Lakers 8½ Dallas

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