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Scoreboard: April 15

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BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Placed INF Angel Sanchez on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 10. Selected the contract of INF Tyler Greene from Charlotte (IL). Designated LHP Charlie Leesman for assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Sent OF Fernando Martinez to Oklahoma City (PCL) on a rehab assignment.

MINNESOTA TWINS—Placed OF Wilkin Ramirez on the paternity list.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Sent 3B Brett Lawrie to Dunedin (FSL) on a rehab assignment.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Sent 2B Darwin Barney to Iowa (PCL) on a rehab assignment. Claimed RHP Kameron Loe off waivers from Seattle. Placed C Steve Clevenger on the 60-day DL. Sent 3B Ian Stewart to Iowa (PCL) on a rehab assignment. Agreed to with RHP Kevin Gregg on a minor-league contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Recalled RHP Phil Irwin from Indianapolis (IL). Optioned INF Josh Harrison to Indianapolis.

SAN DIEGO PADRES—Recalled INF/OF Kyle Blanks from Tucson (PCL). Optioned RHP Thad Weber to Tucson.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Recalled C Jhonatan Solano from Syracuse (IL). Placed C Wilson Ramos on the 15-day DL.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA—Fined Golden State G Jarrett Jack $25,000 for verbal abuse of a game official at the conclusion of an April 12 game against the Los Angeles Lakers.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Announced it matched the offer by New England for WR Emmanuel Sanders.

COLLEGE

MICHIGAN—Announced men's basketball G Trey Burke will enter the NBA draft.

Auto racing

nascar

sprint Cup: Nra 500

Saturday's race at Fort Worth, Texas

1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (1) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 334 laps, 48 points.

2. (5) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 334, 43.

3. (9) Carl Edwards, Ford, 334, 41.

4. (35) Greg Biffle, Ford, 334, 40.

5. (18) Joey Logano, Ford, 334, 40.

6. (7) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 334, 38.

7. (3) Aric Almirola, Ford, 334, 37.

8. (15) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 334, 0.

9. (16) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 334, 35.

10. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 334, 35.

11. (14) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 334, 33.

12. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 334, 32.

13. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 334, 31.

14. (23) Mark Martin, Toyota, 334, 30.

15. (26) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 334, 29.

16. (11) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 334, 28.

17. (19) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 334, 27.

18. (22) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 334, 0.

19. (4) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 333, 25.

20. (10) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 333, 24.

21. (13) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 333, 23.

22. (32) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 332, 22.

23. (21) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 332, 21.

24. (38) David Reutimann, Toyota, 332, 20.

25. (28) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 332, 19.

26. (25) David Ragan, Ford, 331, 19.

27. (33) David Stremme, Toyota, 331, 17.

28. (42) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 331, 16.

29. (6) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 330, 15.

30. (40) Josh Wise, Ford, 330, 0.

31. (24) Casey Mears, Ford, 330, 13.

32. (27) David Gilliland, Ford, 329, 13.

33. (12) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 326, 0.

34. (39) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 326, 10.

35. (41) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 324, 0.

36. (43) Timmy Hill, Ford, 322, 8.

37. (2) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 316, 7.

38. (8) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, front suspension, 306, 7.

39. (36) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, rear axle, 293, 5.

40. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 290, 4.

41. (34) Mike Bliss, Toyota, brakes, 140, 0.

42. (30) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, engine, 138, 2.

43. (37) Michael McDowell, Ford, overheating, 44, 1.

Top 12 in Points: 1. J.Johnson, 269; 2. Bra.Keselowski, 260; 3. Ky.Busch, 251; 4. G.Biffle, 239; 5. C.Edwards, 234; 6. D.Earnhardt Jr., 234; 7. K.Kahne, 232; 8. C.Bowyer, 208; 9. J.Logano, 207; 10. P.Menard, 206; 11. M.Kenseth, 204; 12. K.Harvick, 192.

Baseball

minor league

Northern Division

W L Pct. GB

Greensboro (Marlins) 7 4 .636 —

Kannapolis (White Sox) 7 4 .636 —

Delmarva (Orioles) 6 5 .545 1

Hagerstown (Nationals) 6 5 .545 1

Hickory (Rangers) 4 7 .364 3

West Virginia (Pirates) 4 7 .364 3

Lakewood (Phillies) 2 9 .182 5

Southern Division

W L Pct. GB

Augusta (Giants) 6 4 .600 —

Charleston, S.C. (Yankees)6 4 .600 —

Rome (Braves) 6 4 .600 —

Asheville (Rockies) 6 5 .545 ½

Greenville (Red Sox) 6 5 .545 ½

Savannah (Mets) 5 5 .500 1

Lexington (Royals) 4 7 .364 2½

Sunday's games

Hagerstown 6, Delmarva 4

Lexington 4, Greenville 0

West Virginia 12, Asheville 7

Rome 2, Savannah 1

Lakewood 8, Greensboro 3

Kannapolis 6, Hickory 0

Augusta at Charleston, S.C. (n)

Monday's games

West Virginia at Greenville, TBA

Lakewood at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.

Savannah at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Rome at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Lexington at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday's games

West Virginia at Greenville, TBA

Lakewood at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.

Savannah at Greensboro, 7 p.m.

Rome at Charleston, S.C., 7:05 p.m.

Lexington at Augusta, 7:05 p.m.

Delmarva at Kannapolis, 7:05 p.m.

Hickory at Asheville, 7:05 p.m.

legends 4, drive 0

Greenville Lexington

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Vinicio ss 4 0 0 0 Mondesi ss 4 1 0 1

Miller 2b 4 0 3 0 Arteaga 2b 4 0 1 1

Koback cf 3 0 0 0 Starling cf 4 1 2 1

Moanaroa dh 4 0 0 0 Gallagher dh

Tavarez rf 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 0

Chester 1b 3 0 2 0 Antonio 3b 4 0 2 0

Hernandez c 4 0 1 0 Shin c 3 0 0 0

Moore 3b 3 0 0 0 Ford 1b 1 1 0 0

Guerrero lf 3 0 0 0 Gore lf 3 1 0 0

Chapman rf 3 0 1 0

Totals 32 0 6 0 Totals 30 4 6 3

Greenville 000 000 000—0

Lexington 000 130 00x—4

E—Moore (4). DP—Greenville 1, Lexington 1. LOB—Greenville 7, Lexington 5. 2B—Miller (4), Starling (1), Antonio (3).

IP H R ER BB SO

Greenville

Kukuk L, 1-1 4 3 4 3 2 4

Wendelken 3 2 0 0 1 1

Kraus 1 1 0 0 0 1

Kentucky

Stumpf W, 1-0 5 2 0 0 1 6

Hernandez H, 1 3 3 0 0 1 2

Hall 1 1 0 0 0 0

WP—Kukuk.

Umpires—Home, Ryan Benson; First, Jordan Albarado.

T—2:09. A—2,402.

college

Elon 000 000 000—0 4 2

Louisville 000 121 00x—4 9 1

Webb, MacDonald (5), Young (7) and Swim; Kidston, Ege (9), Sturgeon (9) and Crain. W—Kidston (5-0). L—Webb (3-2). S—Sturgeon (1). 2B—L: Young. HR—L: Crain.

Records: Louisville 28-7, Elon 20-18.

Morehead St. 010 000 003—4 11 1

Illinois St. 120 000 101—5 11 2

Anderson, Cirbo (7), Duncan (8) and Williams; Sorkin, Rhoades (9) and Hollenbeck. W—Rhoades (1-0). L—Duncan (1-3). 2B—MS: Sweeney.

Records: Illinois St. 19-15, Morehead St. 9-27.

Northern Ky. 300 000 001— 4 5 0

North Fla. 001 542 00x—12 17 2

Bagshaw, Loeding (4), Campbell (5), Clark (7) and Kuzniczci; Renner, Westwood (8), Rosenberger (9) and Bass. W—Renner (6-0). L—Bagshaw (0-7). 2B—NK: Hyde, Kuzniczci. NF: Karmeris, Brooks. HR—NF: Bass.

Records: North Fla. 27-11 (9-3 A-Sun), Northern Ky. 6-30 (1-11).

Transylvania 100 001 010—3 9 0

Rose-Hulman 000 100 000—1 7 2

Dixon and Liggett; Carroll, Bush (7), Farley (9) and Turk. W—Dixon (3-1). L—Carroll (1-4). 2B—T: Bynum, Mason. RH: Akard. 3B—RH: Newman.

Transylvania 000 000 000—0 6 3

Rose-Hulman 030 100 01x—5 11 2

Schwartz, Oyler (4), Birkenhauer (7), Desilets (8) and Liggett; Stull, Menich (8), Akard (9) and Whithaus. W—Stull (2-1). L—Schwartz (0-2). 2B—RH: Akard.

Records: Rose-Hulman 11-15 (8-5 HCAC), Transylvania 14-13 (7-7).

Troy 015 000 000 0—6 6 0

Western Ky. 101 010 102 1—7 12 4

McCain, Austin (7), Hill (7), Howard (8) and Brown; Bado, Thompson (5), Tompkins (7), Hageman (10) and Messex. W—Hageman (1-0). L—Howard (1-2). 2B—T: Howard, Knowles. WK: Wilcox, Crabtree. HR—T: McDorman. WK: Huck, Crabtree, Cessna.

Records: Western Ky. 20-16 (10-5 SBC), Troy 24-11 (8-7).

high school

11th Region All 'A' Finals at Lex. Christian

Lex. Christian 231 33—12 19 0

Sayre 000 00— 0 5 3

Schacht, Ballard (5) and Wills, Smith (5); Elias, Roberts (5) and J. VanBalen. W—Schacht. L—Elias. 2B—LC: Barker, Stephens. 3B—LC: Malicote.

Records: Lexington Christian 9-4, Sayre 6-4.

16th Region All 'A' Finals at Bath Co.

Raceland 000 000 0—0 4 6

Bath Co. 120 221 x—8 9 2

Davidson, Sammons (3), Morris (5), Darby (5) and Tolliver; Wright, Kissick (7) and Whitt. W—Wright. L—Davidson. 2B—BC: Fryman 2, Ray, Robinson.

Records: Bath Co. 9-4, Raceland 8-6.

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

z-Miami 64 16 .800 —

y-New York 53 27 .663 11

y-Indiana 49 31 .613 15

x-Brooklyn 47 33 .588 17

x-Atlanta 44 36 .550 20

x-Chicago 43 37 .538 21

x-Boston 41 39 .513 23

x-Milwaukee 37 43 .463 27

Philadelphia 33 47 .413 31

Toronto 32 48 .400 32

Washington 29 51 .363 35

Detroit 28 52 .350 36

Cleveland 24 56 .300 40

Orlando 20 60 .250 44

Charlotte 19 61 .238 45

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L Pct GB

y-Oklahoma City 59 21 .738 —

y-San Antonio 58 21 .734 ½

x-Denver 55 25 .688 4

y-L.A. Clippers 54 26 .675 5

x-Memphis 54 26 .675 5

x-Houston 45 35 .563 14

x-Golden State 45 35 .563 14

L.A. Lakers 43 37 .538 16

Utah 42 38 .525 17

Dallas 40 40 .500 19

Portland 33 47 .413 26

Minnesota 30 50 .375 29

Sacramento 28 52 .350 31

New Orleans 27 54 .333 32½

Phoenix 24 56 .300 35

x-clinched playoff spot; y-clinched division; z-clinched conference

Sunday's games

Miami 105, Chicago 93

New York 90, Indiana 80

Philadelphia 91, Cleveland 77

Toronto 93, Brooklyn 87

Denver 118, Portland 109

Dallas 107, New Orleans 89

Houston 121, Sacramento 100

San Antonio at L.A. Lakers (n)

Monday's games

Miami at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

New York at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Chicago at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Washington at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Memphis at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Utah at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Sacramento at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Denver at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Houston at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

San Antonio at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday's games

Toronto at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Indiana at Boston, 8 p.m.

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

76ers 91, cavaliers 77

CLEVELAND (77) — Gee 1-5 0-0 2, Thompson 5-10 2-3 12, Zeller 0-6 0-0 0, Irving 1-6 1-1 4, Ellington 4-12 2-2 12, Casspi 2-3 4-8 9, Jones 5-11 1-2 11, Speights 6-12 0-0 12, Waiters 5-15 0-0 11, Quinn 1-3 0-0 2, Gibson 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 31-85 10-16 77.

PHILADELPHIA (91) — Turner 3-10 0-0 7, T.Young 5-11 4-6 14, Hawes 6-11 1-2 14, Jr.Holiday 6-17 1-1 14, Wilkins 5-9 0-0 11, Wright 6-13 0-0 15, Moultrie 5-6 0-0 10, Ju.Holiday 2-7 1-2 6, Allen 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 38-86 7-11 91.

Cleveland 19 15 17 26—77

Philadelphia 32 21 21 17—91

Three-point goals—Cleveland 5-16 (Ellington 2-5, Casspi 1-1, Waiters 1-4, Irving 1-4, Gee 0-1, Gibson 0-1), Philadelphia 8-21 (Wright 3-8, Wilkins 1-2, Hawes 1-2, Ju.Holiday 1-3, Turner 1-3, Jr.Holiday 1-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Cleveland 63 (Thompson 12), Philadelphia 49 (T.Young 9). Assists—Cleveland 22 (Gibson 5), Philadelphia 27 (Hawes 6). Total fouls—Cleveland 12, Philadelphia 12. Technicals—Waiters, Philadelphia defensive three-second. A—18,764 (20,328).

heat 105, bulls 93

CHICAGO (93) — Belinelli 2-9 2-3 7, Deng 8-18 1-1 19, Boozer 5-14 6-7 16, Hinrich 3-11 5-9 14, Butler 2-7 8-9 13, Mohammed 0-1 0-0 0, Robinson 5-16 2-2 14, Thomas 0-0 0-0 0, Cook 4-6 0-0 10. Totals 29-82 24-31 93.

MIAMI (105) — Miller 4-6 0-0 11, James 7-12 9-12 24, Bosh 6-8 0-0 12, Chalmers 5-12 3-4 15, Wade 7-12 8-14 22, Andersen 4-4 7-11 15, Allen 1-6 0-0 2, Lewis 1-5 0-0 2, Cole 1-4 0-0 2, Anthony 0-1 0-0 0, Jones 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 36-70 27-41 105.

Chicago 22 32 23 16— 93

Miami 30 26 30 19—105

Three-point goals—Chicago 11-26 (Hinrich 3-4, Robinson 2-4, Cook 2-4, Deng 2-6, Butler 1-3, Belinelli 1-5), Miami 6-17 (Miller 3-4, Chalmers 2-7, James 1-1, Cole 0-1, Allen 0-1, Bosh 0-1, Lewis 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Chicago 54 (Boozer 20), Miami 54 (Bosh 9). Assists—Chicago 16 (Hinrich, Boozer, Deng, Belinelli 3), Miami 23 (James 6). Total fouls—Chicago 30, Miami 27. Technicals—Chicago Coach Thibodeau, Bosh. A—19,810 (19,600).

knicks 90, pacers 80

INDIANA (80) — George 3-12 2-3 9, West 5-9 7-8 17, Hibbert 2-5 0-0 4, Stephenson 8-16 2-3 22, Hill 2-8 0-2 6, Young 2-4 2-4 6, T.Hansbrough 0-1 1-4 1, Pendergraph 5-6 2-2 12, Johnson 1-3 0-0 3, Augustin 0-1 0-0 0, B.Hansbrough 0-0 0-0 0, Green 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 28-65 16-26 80.

NEW YORK (90) — Anthony 9-23 5-6 25, Shumpert 3-8 2-2 10, Jones 0-1 0-0 0, Prigioni 1-1 0-0 3, Felton 5-9 0-0 11, Smith 7-16 0-1 15, Kidd 0-4 0-0 0, Copeland 8-12 2-2 20, Novak 2-7 0-0 6, White 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 35-82 9-11 90.

Indiana 15 25 20 20—80

New York 23 24 22 21—90

Three-point goals—Indiana 8-28 (Stephenson 4-9, Hill 2-6, Johnson 1-2, George 1-8, Young 0-1, West 0-1, Augustin 0-1), New York 11-31 (Shumpert 2-4, Copeland 2-4, Novak 2-6, Anthony 2-7, Prigioni 1-1, Felton 1-1, Smith 1-3, White 0-1, Kidd 0-4). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Indiana 58 (Hibbert 10), New York 38 (Smith 8). Assists—Indiana 20 (George 11), New York 15 (Kidd 5). Total fouls—Indiana 19, New York 24. Technicals—Anthony. Flagrant Fouls—Hibbert. A—19,033 (19,763).

mavericks 107, hornets 89

DALLAS (107) — Marion 10-16 1-1 21, Nowitzki 7-14 4-4 19, Kaman 5-7 1-1 11, M.James 2-6 0-0 4, Mayo 3-6 0-0 8, Wright 8-13 0-0 16, Carter 5-10 2-2 16, Collison 4-9 0-0 9, Crowder 0-1 0-0 0, B.James 0-0 0-0 0, Morrow 0-1 0-0 0, Akognon 1-3 0-0 3. Totals 45-86 8-8 107.

NEW ORLEANS (89) — Aminu 4-6 2-4 10, Anderson 8-20 0-0 20, Lopez 4-10 2-2 10, Vasquez 5-16 0-0 11, Gordon 7-17 0-0 15, Amundson 0-2 2-2 2, Roberts 5-8 0-0 13, Henry 0-6 8-10 8, Mason 0-2 0-0 0, Miller 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-87 14-18 89.

Dallas 33 29 19 26—107

New Orleans 19 21 27 22— 89

Three-point goals—Dallas 9-21 (Carter 4-7, Mayo 2-3, Nowitzki 1-2, Akognon 1-2, Collison 1-2, Marion 0-1, Crowder 0-1, M.James 0-3), New Orleans 9-22 (Anderson 4-7, Roberts 3-4, Vasquez 1-4, Gordon 1-5, Aminu 0-1, Mason 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Dallas 46 (Carter, Kaman, Marion 7), New Orleans 53 (Lopez 13). Assists—Dallas 27 (Marion 6), New Orleans 22 (Roberts 6). Total fouls—Dallas 16, New Orleans 12. A—17,246 (17,188).

nuggets 118, trail blazers 109

PORTLAND (109) — Claver 3-5 1-2 9, Hickson 7-16 5-6 19, Leonard 5-9 0-0 10, Lillard 10-17 6-7 30, Barton 5-8 6-6 17, Babbitt 1-7 0-0 2, Maynor 4-10 3-5 14, Pavlovic 3-8 0-0 8, Freeland 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 38-82 21-26 109.

DENVER (118) — Iguodala 11-17 4-5 28, Faried 0-0 0-0 0, Koufos 3-5 0-0 6, Lawson 5-10 2-2 12, Fournier 8-12 5-6 24, Chandler 3-13 3-4 11, McGee 5-7 0-0 10, Randolph 6-9 6-6 18, Brewer 1-5 4-4 7, A.Miller 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 43-81 24-27 118.

Portland 21 29 28 31—109

Denver 37 30 22 29—118

Three-point goals—Portland 12-32 (Lillard 4-10, Maynor 3-6, Pavlovic 2-4, Claver 2-4, Barton 1-2, Babbitt 0-6), Denver 8-22 (Fournier 3-5, Iguodala 2-5, Chandler 2-6, Brewer 1-2, A.Miller 0-1, Randolph 0-1, Lawson 0-2). Fouled out—Claver. Rebounds—Portland 44 (Hickson, Barton 9), Denver 46 (Iguodala 7). Assists—Portland 26 (Lillard, Hickson 6), Denver 30 (Lawson 10). Total fouls—Portland 21, Denver 22. Technicals—Denver defensive three-second. A—19,155 (19,155).

raptors 93, nets 87

BROOKLYN (87)Bogans 2-7 0-0 6, Evans 0-0 0-0 0, Lopez 7-19 2-6 16, Williams 11-20 4-5 30, J.Johnson 4-16 2-2 12, Blatche 6-9 3-6 15, Stackhouse 2-4 0-0 4, Watson 1-5 0-0 2, Humphries 1-4 0-0 2, Brooks 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-84 11-19 87.

TORONTO (93) — Gay 10-19 3-4 26, A.Johnson 5-12 0-0 10, Gray 2-4 0-0 4, Lowry 2-10 3-8 7, DeRozan 12-22 9-9 36, Acy 2-4 0-0 4, Anderson 2-7 0-0 4, Lucas 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 36-82 15-21 93.

Brooklyn 20 12 27 28—87

Toronto 24 27 19 23—93

Three-point goals—Brooklyn 8-30 (Williams 4-10, Bogans 2-7, J.Johnson 2-9, Stackhouse 0-1, Watson 0-3), Toronto 6-15 (DeRozan 3-4, Gay 3-6, Anderson 0-2, Lowry 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Brooklyn 47 (Evans 16), Toronto 63 (Gay 10). Assists—Brooklyn 23 (Williams 7), Toronto 19 (Lowry 6). Total fouls—Brooklyn 20, Toronto 19. Technicals—Evans. A—17,617 (19,800).

rockets 121, kings 100

SACRAMENTO (100) — Salmons 5-8 1-1 14, Thompson 3-11 1-2 7, Cousins 3-9 2-4 8, Thomas 2-9 5-5 10, Evans 4-10 1-1 10, Thornton 0-6 0-0 0, Patterson 4-11 0-0 8, Fredette 5-14 0-0 10, Aldrich 6-7 0-0 12, Douglas 2-7 0-0 6, Outlaw 5-8 4-4 15. Totals 39-100 14-17 100.

HOUSTON (121) — Parsons 5-7 1-1 13, Smith 5-8 1-2 11, Asik 4-9 2-2 10, Lin 4-8 6-6 15, Harden 11-16 3-7 29, Delfino 5-11 0-0 14, Jones 3-8 3-4 9, Garcia 1-1 0-0 2, Beverley 2-5 2-2 7, Motiejunas 3-5 0-0 6, Robinson 1-1 0-0 2, Anderson 1-3 0-0 3, Brooks 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 45-83 18-24 121.

Sacramento 24 20 32 24—100

Houston 33 29 32 27—121

Three-point goals—Sacramento 8-25 (Salmons 3-6, Douglas 2-5, Thomas 1-3, Outlaw 1-3, Evans 1-3, Patterson 0-1, Fredette 0-2, Thornton 0-2), Houston 13-27 (Harden 4-6, Delfino 4-9, Parsons 2-3, Lin 1-2, Anderson 1-2, Beverley 1-3, Jones 0-2). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Sacramento 55 (Aldrich 12), Houston 53 (Asik 12). Assists—Sacramento 24 (Thomas 10), Houston 28 (Harden 9). Total fouls—Sacramento 21, Houston 17. Technicals—Cousins. Flagrant Fouls—Thomas. A—18,138 (18,023).

wnba

2013 draft order

Draft order for the 2013 WNBA draft at Bristol, Conn. Last season's record in parentheses:

First round1. Phoenix (7-27), 2. Chicago (14-20), 3. Tulsa (9-25), 4. Washington (5-29), 5. New York (15-19), 6. Seattle (16-18), 7. Atlanta (16-18), 8. San Antonio (21-13), 9. Indiana (22-12), 10. Los Angeles (24-10), 11. Connecticut (25-9), 12. Minnesota (27-7).

Second round13. Washington, 14. Minnesota (from Phoenix), 15. Tulsa, 16. San Antonio (from Chicago), 17. New York, 18. Seattle, 19. Atlanta, 20. San Antonio, 21. Indiana, 22. Los Angeles, 23. Connecticut, 24. Minnesota.

Third round25. Washington, 26. Phoenix, 27. Tulsa, 28. Chicago, 29. New York, 30. Seattle, 31. Atlanta, 32. San Antonio, 33. Indiana, 34. Los Angeles, 35. Connecticut, 36. Minnesota

Golf

college men

rose-hulman invitational

At Terre Haute, Ind.

6482-yard, par-72 Rea Park G.C.

Final results

( x - won on first playoff hole)

Teams1. Transylvania 594, 2. Franklin 600, 3. Hanover 611, 4. Depauw 614, 5. Vincennes 616, 6. Mt. St. Joseph 618, 7. Wabash 623, t8. Manchester 626, t8. Rose-Hulman 626, 10. Anderson 668.

Top golfers1. x-Griffen Brown, Franklin, 146; t2. Clay Hinton, Transylvania, 146; t2. Robert Bader, Hanover, 146.

Other Transylvania golferst4. Hunter Frazier 148, t6. Stephen Montgomery 149, t10. Jantzen Latham 151, t38. Ben Fister 158.

local

hole-in-one

At Kearney Hill Golf Links

Sofia Pettersson aced the 140-yard 2nd hole with an 8-iron. Witnesses: Hannah Sublett, Katie Rice.

Hockey

nhl

Sunday's games

Chicago 2, St. Louis 0

Buffalo 3, Tampa Bay 1

Detroit 3, Nashville 0

Monday's games

Ottawa at Boston, 7 p.m.

New Jersey at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Vancouver at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Columbus at Colorado, 9 p.m.

Minnesota at Calgary, 9 p.m.

San Jose at Phoenix, 10 p.m.

Tuesday's games

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

Toronto at Washington, 7 p.m.

Carolina at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Winnipeg, 8 p.m.

Vancouver at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Softball

college

Florida 122 001 0—6 9 1

Kentucky 102 000 0—3 9 0

Rogers, Bache (4), Haeger (6) and Fuller; Cumbess, Nunley (3) and Joiner. W—Bache (7-0). L—Cumbess (8-5). S—Haeger (2). 2B—K: Stokes, Joiner. 3B—F: Schwarz. HR—F: Schwarz. K: Cumbess.

Records: Florida 41-5 (14-4 SEC), Kentucky 31-12 (9-6).

La.-Monroe 200 010 0—3 4 1

Western Ky. 401 021 x—8 11 1

Routzon, Wilson (1) and Prater; Rousseau and Dew. W—Rousseau (14-5). L—Routzon (10-10). 2B—LM: Cacioppo. WK: Watkins, Garcia, Thomas, Mattox. 3B—LM: Dutreix. HR—WK: Cruce 2, Mattox.

Records: Western Ky. 25-13 (12-3 SBC), La.-Monroe 17-23 (3-11).

Tennis

college men

At Eastern Ill.

Morehead St. 5, Eastern Ill. 2

Singles

Ji Hoon Heo (MS) def. Michael Sperry 6-4, 6-4. Warren Race (EI) def. Nathan Martin 6-2, 4-6, 10-7. Giovanni Samaha (MS) def. Robert Skolik 7-5, 4-0 (ret.), David Clifford (MS) def. Rui Silva 6-3, 6-3. Nick Mercer (MS) def. Kevin Bauman (EI) 6-3, 6-3. Kevin Deligny (MS) def. Volodymy Zverkovsky 6-0, 6-3.

Doubles

Sperry/Race (EI) def. Heo/Mercer 9-8. Bauman/Skolik (EI) def. Clifford/Deligny 8-5. Martin/Hugo Almonte (MS) def. Silva/David Constantinescu 8-4.

Records: Morehead St. 8-12 (4-5 OVC), Eastern Ill. 7-10 (2-7).

At SIU-Edwardsville

Eastern Ky. 5, SIU-Edwardsville 2

Singles

Marten Jonsson (SI) def. Juanjo de la Llera 6-4, 6-2. Daridge Saidi (EK) def. Nicolas Vincent 7-6, 7-5. Alex Alvaro (EK) def. Jacob Tanulanond 6-1, 6-2. Jacob Perkins (SI) def. Lucas Smets 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Joao Maio (EK) def. Nico Kuehn 6-2, 4-6, 6-1. Florian Graskamp (EK) def. Patrick Gaffigan 6-4, 7-5.

Doubles

de la Llera/Smets (EK) def. Jonsson/Kuehn 8-2. Tanulanond/Washuta (SI) led Dombrowski/Maio 6-4 (DNF). Alvaro/Graskamp (EK) def. Reed/Vincent 8-2.

Records: Eastern Ky. 12-12 (7-2 OVC), SIU-Edwardsville 8-9 (3-6).

At South Carolina

South Carolina 4, Kentucky 3

Singles

Anthony Rossi (K) def. Tsvetan Mihov 6-2, 6-2. Tom Jomby (K) def. Andrew Adams 6-4, 6-4. Thiago Pinherio (SC) def. Charles Minc 6-4, 6-3. Kyle Koch(SC) def. Grant Roberts 7-6, 7-6. Kevin Lai (K) def. Chip Cox (SC) 6-3, 6-4. Harry Menzies (SC) def. Beck Pennington 6-3, 3-6, 7-5.

Doubles

Jomby/Lai (K) def. Cox/Mihov 8-6. Koch/Menzies (SC) def. Roberts/Rossi 8-5. Adams/Pinherio (SC) def. Ryuji Hirooka/Pennington 9-8 (4).

sec tournament pairings

At Oxford, Miss.

Wednesday

Alabama vs. Arkansas, 2 p.m.

Thursday, April 18

Louisiana St. vs. South Carolina, 10 a.m.

Auburn vs. Vanderbilt, 1 p.m.

Alabama-Arkansas winner vs. Mississippi, 4 p.m.

Kentucky vs. Mississippi St., 7 p.m.

college women

At Eastern Ill.

Eastern Ill. 6, Morehead St. 1

Singles

Briar Preston (MS) def. Janelle Prisner 6-1, 2-6, 10-3. Merritt Whitley (EI) def. Victoria Cran 7-6, 6-7, 10-6. Sephora Boulbahaiem (EI) def. Sandrine Beaule 6-2, 6-0. Jennifer Kim (EI) def. Lissa Pacheco-Brousseau 6-4, 6-2. Ali Foster (EI) def. Dominique McLean 6-3, 6-1. Kristen Laird (EI) def. Morgan Wright 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles

Preston/Cran (MS) def. Prisner/Whitley 8-4. Boulbahaiem/Hannah Kimbrough (EI) def. Beaule/McLean 8-2. Foster/Laird (EI) def. Pacheco-Brousseau/Wright 8-2.

Records: Eastern Ill. 12-5 (7-3 OVC), Morehead St. 3-17 (2-8).

At Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex

Kentucky 4, South Carolina 3

Singles

Nadia Ravita (K) def. Jaklin Alawi 7-5, 0-6, 6-4. Katerina Popova (SC) def. Jessica Stiles 4-6, 7-5, 6-4. Elixane Lechemia (SC) def. Edmee' Morin-Kougoucheff 6-0, 7-6 (0). Dominika Kanakova (SC) def. Khristina Blajkevitch 6-2, 6-1. Caitlin McGraw (K) def. Ximena Siles Luna 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Stephanie Fox (K) def. Josefin Andersson 7-6 (6), 1-6, 6-1.

Doubles

McGraw/Ravita (K) def. Alawi/Kanakova 8-5. Andersson/Popova (SC) def. Fox/CeCe Witten 8-2. Blajkevitch/Stiles (K) def. Lechemia/Luna 9-7.

At SIU-Edwardsville

Eastern Ky. 7, SIU-Edwardsville 0

Singles

Amandine Faouzi (EK) def. Monique Krutak 6-1, 6-4. Kristina Labeja (EK) def. Kali Donner 6-2, 6-1. Saioa Oscoz (EK) def. Sierra Halverson 6-0, 6-0. Milena Poffo (EK) def. Haley Ilcewicz 6-3, 2-6. Melissa Gerritsen (EK) def. McKenzie Thomas 6-2, 6-1. Carmen Rodriguez (EK) def. Amanda Miller 6-1, 6-2.

Doubles

Gerritsen/Labeja (EK) def. Donner/Halverson 8-5. Oscoz/Poffo (EK) led Ilcewicz/Krutak 7-2 (DNF). Faouzi/Kinnen (EK) def. Miller/Thomas 8-3.

Records: Eastern Ky. 17-6 (10-0 OVC), SIU-Edwardsville 8-13 (4-6).

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