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Scoreboard: Jan. 14

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BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Agreed to terms with OF Dayan Viciedo on a one-year contract.

ATLANTA BRAVES—Agreed to terms with RHP Lay Batista, RHP Yunesky Maya, LHP Atahualpa Severino, C Matt Kennelly, C Steven Lerud, INF Mat Gamel and INF Mark Hamilton on minor league contracts.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Agreed to terms with INF Ronny Cedeno on a minor league contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES—Recalled F Shabazz Muhammad from Iowa (NBADL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS—Fired linebackers coach Chuck Driesbach.

OAKLAND RAIDERS—Signed LB Frank Beltre, C Jarrod Shaw and CB Neiko Thorpe to reserve/future contracts.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Named Ken Whisenhunt coach.

COLLEGE

ARIZONA—Announced RB Ka'Deem Carey will enter the NFL Draft.

IOWA STATE—Signed offensive coordinator Mark Mangino to a two-year contract.

JACKSON STATE—Named Harold Jackson football coach.

LOUISVILLE—Named Garrick McGee offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.

LOUISIANA STATE—RB Jeremy Hill announced he will enter the NFL Draft.

MARQUETTE—Announced men's freshman basketball C Luke Fischer transferred from Indiana.

MEMPHIS—Announced RB Brandon Hayes was been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA.

NOTRE DAME—Named Brian VanGorder defensive coordinator.

STANFORD—Announced G David Yankey will enter the NFL Draft.

VIRGINIA—Named Jerome Oliver defensive line coach.

Basketball

NBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 19 17 .528 —

New York 15 22 .405 4½

Brooklyn 15 22 .405 4½

Boston 13 26 .333 7½

Philadelphia 12 25 .324 7½

Southeast Division

Miami 27 10 .730 —

Atlanta 20 18 .526 7½

Washington 17 19 .472 9½

Charlotte 15 23 .395 12½

Orlando 10 28 .263 17½

Central Division

Indiana 29 7 .806 —

Chicago 17 19 .472 12

Detroit 16 22 .421 14

Cleveland 13 24 .351 16½

Milwaukee 7 30 .189 22½

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 30 8 .789 —

Houston 25 14 .641 5½

Dallas 23 16 .590 7½

Memphis 17 19 .472 12

New Orleans 15 22 .405 14½

Northwest Division

Portland 28 9 .757 —

Oklahoma City 28 9 .757 —

Denver 19 17 .528 8½

Minnesota 18 19 .486 10

Utah 12 26 .316 16½

Pacific Division

L.A. Clippers 26 13 .667 —

Golden State 25 14 .641 1

Phoenix 21 16 .568 4

L.A. Lakers 14 23 .378 11

Sacramento 13 22 .371 11

Monday's games

Toronto 116, Milwaukee 94

Houston 104, Boston 92

New York 98, Phoenix 96 (OT)

Washington 102, Chicago 88

San Antonio 101, New Orleans 95

Dallas 107, Orlando 88

Denver at Utah (n)

Tuesday's games

Sacramento at Indiana, 7 p.m.

New York at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Memphis, 8 p.m.

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

Wednesday's games

Chicago at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Charlotte at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Miami at Washington, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Sacramento at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Memphis at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Houston at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Utah at San Antonio, 8 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

Cleveland at Portland, 10 p.m.

Denver at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

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

Raptors 116, Bucks 94

MILWAUKEE (94) — Middleton 1-8 0-0 2, Ilyasova 11-16 4-4 29, Sanders 2-8 2-4 6, Knight 4-11 6-6 16, Antetokounmpo 5-10 1-4 11, Ridnour 2-6 1-2 7, Mayo 2-8 0-0 5, Henson 4-6 0-0 8, Butler 2-7 0-0 5, Raduljica 2-3 1-2 5, Wolters 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 35-83 15-22 94.

TORONTO (116) — Ross 2-8 2-2 8, Johnson 3-8 0-0 6, Valanciunas 5-10 7-10 17, Lowry 6-8 7-7 23, DeRozan 8-16 3-5 19, Patterson 7-11 3-4 18, Salmons 3-5 2-2 10, Hayes 1-4 0-0 2, Vasquez 3-5 0-0 8, Fields 0-2 0-0 0, Novak 1-1 0-0 3, Daye 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 40-79 24-30 116.

Milwaukee 24 26 23 21— 94

Toronto 38 20 30 28—116

Three-point goals—Milwaukee 9-19 (Ilyasova 3-3, Ridnour 2-3, Knight 2-4, Butler 1-3, Mayo 1-3, Antetokounmpo 0-1, Middleton 0-2), Toronto 12-23 (Lowry 4-5, Vasquez 2-2, Salmons 2-4, Ross 2-5, Novak 1-1, Patterson 1-2, Johnson 0-1, DeRozan 0-3). Rebounds—Milwaukee 47 (Ilyasova 9), Toronto 53 (Valanciunas 10). Assists—Milwaukee 23 (Ridnour 7), Toronto 26 (DeRozan 7). Total fouls—Milwaukee 21, Toronto 23. Technicals—Antetokounmpo, Henson. A—15,819 (19,800).

Rockets 104, Celtics 92

HOUSTON (104) — Parsons 5-13 2-2 14, Jones 6-11 0-2 12, Howard 11-17 10-18 32, Lin 5-7 5-6 16, Harden 6-18 2-2 16, Brewer 0-0 0-0 0, Casspi 4-9 1-2 12, A.Brooks 0-2 2-2 2, Garcia 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 37-79 22-34 104.

BOSTON (92) — Green 2-10 0-0 4, Sullinger 3-11 2-2 8, Humphries 2-7 0-0 4, Bradley 11-21 0-0 24, Crawford 3-11 7-7 13, Bass 6-15 2-3 14, Wallace 1-2 0-0 2, Bayless 7-13 2-2 17, Olynyk 2-5 0-0 4, Pressey 0-2 0-0 0, Faverani 0-0 0-0 0, M.Brooks 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 38-101 13-14 92.

Houston 19 33 32 20—104

Boston 27 16 22 27— 92

Three-point goals—Houston 8-19 (Casspi 3-5, Parsons 2-3, Harden 2-6, Lin 1-2, A.Brooks 0-1, Garcia 0-1, Howard 0-1), Boston 3-17 (Bradley 2-7, Bayless 1-1, Green 0-1, Wallace 0-1, M.Brooks 0-1, Sullinger 0-3, Crawford 0-3). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Houston 61 (Jones 12), Boston 57 (Sullinger 10). Assists—Houston 24 (Lin 9), Boston 17 (Crawford 5). Total fouls—Houston 16, Boston 26. Technicals—Houston defensive three-second. A—17,750 (18,624).

Spurs 101, Pelicans 95

SAN ANTONIO (101) — Leonard 4-6 4-4 13, Duncan 7-14 4-7 18, Ayres 1-1 1-2 3, Parker 9-15 9-10 27, Ginobili 4-9 6-6 14, Belinelli 5-11 0-0 12, Diaw 0-0 0-0 0, Joseph 3-6 0-0 7, Baynes 0-1 2-2 2, Mills 0-1 0-0 0, Bonner 2-3 0-0 5. Totals 35-67 26-31 101.

NEW ORLEANS (95) — Aminu 3-10 2-2 8, Davis 9-18 4-5 22, Smith 3-9 0-0 6, Roberts 7-12 2-3 19, Gordon 4-14 3-5 12, Ajinca 3-6 1-2 7, Miller 1-3 0-0 3, Rivers 5-11 0-0 11, Morrow 2-3 0-0 5, Withey 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 38-87 12-17 95.

San Antonio 24 27 25 25—101

New Orleans 28 24 21 22— 95

Three-point goals—San Antonio 5-12 (Belinelli 2-4, Leonard 1-1, Bonner 1-2, Joseph 1-3, Ginobili 0-2), New Orleans 7-11 (Roberts 3-5, Morrow 1-1, Gordon 1-1, Rivers 1-1, Miller 1-2, Davis 0-1). Fouled out—Duncan. Rebounds—San Antonio 46 (Duncan 9), New Orleans 45 (Aminu 13). Assists—San Antonio 19 (Parker 7), New Orleans 19 (Rivers 5). Total fouls—San Antonio 19, New Orleans 23. A—15,552 (17,188).

Wizards 102, Bulls 88

WASHINGTON (102) — Ariza 5-10 3-4 16, Nene 9-14 1-6 19, Gortat 3-6 1-2 7, Wall 6-14 7-8 19, Beal 6-12 0-0 13, Booker 3-6 0-1 6, Webster 5-9 0-0 12, Temple 2-4 5-7 10. Totals 39-75 17-28 102.

CHICAGO (88) — Dunleavy 3-9 1-2 10, Boozer 9-15 1-2 19, Noah 2-5 4-6 8, Hinrich 3-10 2-2 8, Butler 5-10 0-2 12, Gibson 4-7 0-0 8, Snell 5-9 0-1 12, Augustin 2-11 2-2 7, Martin 1-3 1-2 4, Mohammed 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 34-79 11-19 88.

Washington 26 30 22 24—102

Chicago 19 24 25 20— 88

Three-point goals—Washington 7-18 (Ariza 3-6, Webster 2-4, Temple 1-2, Beal 1-3, Wall 0-3), Chicago 9-21 (Dunleavy 3-5, Snell 2-4, Butler 2-4, Martin 1-3, Augustin 1-5). Rebounds—Washington 48 (Gortat 11), Chicago 52 (Noah 16). Assists—Washington 25 (Wall 7), Chicago 25 (Hinrich 8). Total fouls—Washington 17, Chicago 21. A—21,287 (20,917).

Knicks 98, Suns 96 (OT)

PHOENIX (96) — Tucker 2-5 2-2 6, Frye 3-12 2-4 10, Plumlee 4-9 4-4 12, Dragic 9-22 6-6 28, Green 2-16 0-0 4, Marc.Morris 4-9 3-4 12, Mark.Morris 1-5 0-0 2, Barbosa 8-15 5-6 21, Kravtsov 0-0 1-2 1, Goodwin 0-0 0-0 0, I.Smith 0-0 0-0 0, Christmas 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 33-93 23-28 96.

NEW YORK (98) — Anthony 9-24 8-9 29, Martin 4-9 0-0 8, Bargnani 3-8 4-4 10, Felton 8-16 1-2 19, Shumpert 2-5 1-2 6, Stoudemire 2-5 5-6 9, Hardaway Jr. 1-1 2-2 5, J.Smith 5-11 0-2 10, Murry 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 35-81 21-27 98.

Phoenix 21 22 25 24 4—96

New York 28 24 23 17 6—98

Three-point goals—Phoenix 7-30 (Dragic 4-8, Frye 2-7, Marc.Morris 1-4, Tucker 0-1, Barbosa 0-3, Green 0-7), New York 7-20 (Anthony 3-6, Felton 2-6, Hardaway Jr. 1-1, Shumpert 1-4, J.Smith 0-1, Bargnani 0-2). Rebounds—Phoenix 56 (Plumlee 11), New York 61 (Anthony 16). Assists—Phoenix 14 (Dragic 4), New York 11 (Anthony 4). Total fouls—Phoenix 25, New York 30. Technicals—Mark.Morris 2, Martin. Ejected—Mark.Morris. A—19,812 (19,763).

College Men

Monday's Scores

OVC

Tennessee St. Tenn.-Martin

TOP 25

No. 2 Syracuse Boston College

No. 15 Kansas St.No. 8 Iowa St.

No. 23 Duke 69 Virginia 65

tuesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Georgia at No. 7 Florida, 7; No. 13 Kentucky at Arkansas, 9

STATE—Mid-Continent at Columbia (Mo.), 7:30; Berea at Alice Lloyd, 8; Ky. Christian at Ohio Christian, 8

TOP 25No. 3 Wisconsin at Indiana, 7; Bradley at No. 8 Wichita St., 8; Temple at No. 19 Cincinnati, 9; Butler at No. 20 Creighton, 7; No. 22 Pittsburgh at Georgia Tech, 9; No. 25 Oklahoma at Kansas St., 7

College Women

Monday's Scores

STATE

Austin Peay 83 Morehead St. 75

Belmont 67 Murray St. 57

TOP 25

No. 1 Connecticut 66No. 7 Baylor 55

Austin Peay 83, Morehead St. 75

AUSTIN PEAY (4-13, 1-3 OVC) — RAtes 6-7 1-1 13, Nwokocha 4-10 6-9 14, Stainback 4-9 7-11 17, Olszewski 5-10 1-1 11, Scott 1-2 0-2 2, Gray 6-12 7-7 19, Banks 2-8 3-4 7. Totals 28-58 25-35 83.

MOREHEAD ST. (8-9, 2-2) — Steele 5-5 0-0 10, Arledge 3-8 3-5 9, Robinson 4-15 6-6 15, Greenwell 0-1 0-0 0, Parker 3-10 0-0 7, Ryans 0-2 0-0 0, Jones 7-16 2-4 20, Turner 0-5 0-0 0, Hearn 1-6 1-2 3, Couch 0-0 0-0 0, Murphy 4-6 0-0 11, Wells 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 27-74 12-17 75.

Halftime—Austin Peay 33-23. Three-point goals—Austin Peay 2-11 (Stainback 2-5, Gray 0-2, Olszewski 0-4), Morehead St. 9-30 (Jones 4-7, Murphy 3-5, Robinson 1-7, Greenwell 0-1, Hearn 0-1, Arledge 0-2, Turner 0-4). Rebounds—Austin Peay 48 (Nwokocha 10), Morehead St. 38 (Arledge 8). Assists—Austin Peay 15 (Olszewski 7), Morehead St. 19 (Robinson 8). Fouled out—Parker. Total fouls—Austin Peay 19, Morehead St. 26. A—590.

Belmont 67, Murray St. 57

MURRAY ST. (8-8, 1-3 OVC) — Porter 4-18 2-3 12, Starks 4-9 1-2 11, Winfrey 2-11 1-2 5, Babic 0-1 4-4 4, Kirby 0-1 0-0 0, Fox 2-7 5-6 9, Lee 3-8 0-0 6, Jackson 2-4 1-1 5, Edom 1-4 2-2 5, Hosey 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 18-63 16-20 57.

BELMONT (7-12, 4-2) — Carroll 5-9 2-3 15, Luffman 4-13 2-3 13, Thompson 4-11 0-0 8, Joubran 3-9 0-1 6, Tarrence 0-5 3-4 3, Mills 2-11 5-7 10, Ernst 2-6 1-2 7. Totals 27-73 13-20 67.

Halftime—Murray St. 33-27. Three-point goals—Murray St. 5-20 (Starks 2-5, Porter 2-7, Edom 1-2, Babic 0-1, Lee 0-1, Fox 0-4), Belmont 10-25 (Carroll 3-5, Luffman 3-7, Ernst 2-6, Mills 1-6). Rebounds—Murray St. 52 (Winfrey 15), Belmont 52 (Joubran 17). Assists—Murray St. 5 (Lee 2), Belmont 15 (Carroll 4, Tarrence 4). Total fouls—Murray St. 20, Belmont 19. A—498.

Tuesday's Games

(All times p.m.)

STATE—Berea at Alice Lloyd, 5:30; Mid-Continent at Columbia (Mo.), 5:30; Midway at Brescia, 6; Asbury at Indiana-SE, 7

TOP 25—TCU at No. 11 Oklahoma St., 8; No. 23 Rutgers at Memphis, 8

Associated Press Poll

The Associated Press' women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 12, total points (based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote), and last week's ranking: W-L Pts Pvs

1. Connecticut (36) 17-0 900 1

2. Notre Dame 15-0 841 2

3. Duke 16-1 828 3

4. Stanford 15-1 811 4

5. Louisville 16-1 736 5

6. Maryland 14-1 723 6

7. Baylor 14-1 696 7

8. South Carolina 16-1 647 10

9. North Carolina 14-3 571 13

10. Kentucky 14-3 540 9

11. Oklahoma St. 14-1 539 15

12. Tennessee 13-3 522 8

13. Iowa St. 14-1 453 11

14. Louisiana St. 13-3 404 12

15. California 12-3 330 19

16. Penn St. 11-4 302 14

17. Florida St. 14-2 301 18

18. Nebraska 12-3 246 16

19. Arizona St. 14-2 230 23

20. N.C. State 15-2 183 20

21. Colorado 11-4 179 17

22. Purdue 11-4 172 21

23. Rutgers 13-2 101 —

24. Vanderbilt 14-3 96 —

25. Texas A&M 13-4 95 —

Others receiving votes: West Virginia 83, Indiana 61, Gonzaga 39, Michigan St. 17, Middle Tennessee 15, Syracuse 10, Florida 9, Oklahoma 9, Iowa 8, Michigan 1, Saint Joseph's 1, San Diego 1.

High School Boys

Associated Press Kentucky Poll

The first Kentucky Associated Press boys' high school basketball poll of the season, with first-place votes and records:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Ballard (11) 14-4 119 1

2. Louisville Trinity 11-2 99 2

3. Hopkinsville 13-2 89 3

4. Cov. Catholic (1) 12-0 80 5

5. Scott Co. 14-2 78 4

6. Montgomery Co. 15-0 68 6

7. Holmes 12-3 38 7

8. Newport Cent.Cath. 11-3 37 8

9. Lafayette 10-5 31 t9

10. Lexington Catholic 12-4 5 t9

Others receiving votes: Dixie Heights 3, Pleasure Ridge Park 3, Warren Central 3, Wayne Co. 2, Henderson Co. 2, Graves Co. 1, Lincoln Co. 1, Knott Co. Central 1.

High School Girls

Associated Press Kentucky Poll

The first Kentucky Associated Press girls' high school basketball poll of the season, with first-place votes and records:

W-L Pts Pvs

1. Elizabethtown (7) 12-3 115 2

2. Anderson Co. (5) 12-2 111 1

3. Butler 12-1 92 3

4. Ballard 13-1 83 4

5. Simon Kenton 14-3 46 5

6. Sacred Heart 10-3 42 8

7. Franklin Co. 11-3 37 7

8. Allen Co.-Scottsville 16-2 36 9

9. East Carter 15-1 30 10

10. Lafayette 10-2 27 6

Others receiving votes: Owensboro Catholic 14, Henderson Co. 8, Newport Central Catholic 8, Paul Dunbar 4, Glasgow 3, Murray 2. Clark Co. 1. University Heights 1.

Football

NFL

playoff schedule

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sunday, Jan. 19

AFC: New England at Denver, 3 p.m. (CBS-27)

NFC: San Francisco at Seattle, 6:30 p.m. (Fox-56)

Super Bowl

Sunday, Feb. 2 at East Rutherford, N.J.

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

Hockey

NHL

Monday's games

Calgary 2, Carolina 0

Columbus 3, Tampa Bay 2

Winnipeg 5, Phoenix 1

Vancouver at Los Angeles (n)

Tuesday's games

Toronto at Boston, 7 p.m.

Tampa Bay at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.

San Jose at Washington, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

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

N.Y. Islanders at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Calgary at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Ottawa at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Edmonton at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Track and field

College Women

Pre-Season Rankings

Determine by mathematical formulae based on national lists and data taken from previous seasons. For the preseason ranking, data was taken from previous seasons as well as the current season.

1. Texas

2. Texas A&M

3. Florida

4. Oregon

5. Georgia

6. Kentucky

7. Arkansas

8. Louisiana St.

9. Stanford

10. Kansas

11. South Carolina

12. Providence

13. Michigan

14. Dartmouth

15. Mississippi St.

16. Kent St.

17. Purdue

18. Georgetown (D.C.)

19. Florida St.

20. Washington

21. Maryland

22. Villanova

23. Arizona St.

24. Harvard

25. Akron

Odds

Glantz-Culver Line

NFL Playoffs

Sunday

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

at Denver 6½ 4½ New England

at Seattle 3 3½ San Francisco

NCAA Basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at E. Michigan 5½ W. Michigan

at Drexel 5 Towson

at Florida 15 Georgia

Wisconsin 1½ at Indiana

at George Washington 1 VCU

St. John's 1 at DePaul

at Kansas St. 6 Oklahoma

N. Iowa 5 at S. Illinois

at Michigan 13 Penn St.

at Wichita St. 20 Bradley

Kentucky 2 at Arkansas

at Creighton 12½ Butler

Pittsburgh 5½ at Georgia Tech

at Cincinnati 15 Temple

Boise St. 3 at Nevada

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