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BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended free agent OF Dayton Alexander 76 games after a positive test positive for metabolites of Methandienone and Methyltestosterone and free agent OF Ben McQuown 50 games for a second positive test for a drug of abuse under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Agreed to terms with LHP Zach Duke on a three-year contract.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Agreed to terms with OF Alex Presley on a one-year contract.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Agreed to terms with C Russell Martin on a five-year contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

HOUSTON ROCKETS—Assigned G Nick Johnson to Rio Grande Valley (NBADL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL—Suspended Minnesota RB Adrian Peterson for the remainder of the season for violating the NFL personal conduct policy.

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Placed TE Troy Niklas on injured reserve. Signed TE Matthew Mulligan.

CAROLINA PANTHERS—Activated FB Mike Tolbert from the injured reserve/return list. Signed WR-CB De'Andre Presley from the practice squad. Waived WR Jason Avant. Placed OT Nate Chandler on injured reserve.

CHICAGO BEARS—Signed WR-KR Marc Mariani to a two-year contract. Waived S Ahmad Dixon.

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Signed LB Terrell Manning to the practice squad. Released LB Justin Jackson from the practice squad.

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Waived RB Ben Tate. Signed LB Zac Diles. Re-signed DL Jacobbi McDaniel to the practice squad. Signed LB Scott Solomon to the practice squad. Released LB D.J. Smith from the practice squad.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released G Jeff Baca and LB Will Smith from the practice squad. Signed LB Keith Smith and CB Robert Steeples to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Signed KR Josh Cribbs and TE Weslye Saunders. Placed RB Ahmad Bradshaw on injured reserve. Waived LB Victor Butler. Signed RB Michael Hill to the practice squad. Released WR Eric Thomas from the practice squad.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Signed RB Dominique Williams to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Placed WR Brandin Cooks and S Rafael Bush on injured reserve. Waived RB Edwin Baker. Signed LB Moise Fokou. Signed CB Terrence Frederick from the practice squad. Signed S Pierre Warren from Minnesota's practice squad.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS—Released RB LeGarrette Blount.

Basketball

nba

Tuesday's games

L.A. Lakers 114, Atlanta 109

Milwaukee 117, New York 113

Utah 98, Oklahoma City 81

New Orleans at Sacramento (n)

Wednesday's games

Boston at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Dallas at Washington, 7 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Charlotte at Indiana, 7 p.m.

San Antonio at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Memphis at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Milwaukee at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

New York at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Denver, 9 p.m.

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

college men

tuesday's scores

SEC

Baylor 69 South Carolina 65

Georgia 80 Stony Brook 70

No. 1 Kentucky 72No. 5 Kansas 40

Texas Tech Louisiana St. (n)

OVC

Eastern Ky. 115 Ky. Christian 35

Murray St. 68 Middle Tennessee 49

SE Missouri St. 86 Hannibal-LaGrange 49

S. Illinois 84 Tennessee St. 67

STATE

Asbury 109 Salem International 104

Minnesota 76 Western Ky. 54

TOP 25

No. 4 Duke 81No. 19 Michigan St. 71

No. 9 Virginia 75 S.C. State 55

No. 11 Wichita St. 71 Memphis 56

No. 15 VCU 87 Toledo 78

No. 16 San Diego St. 53No. 25 Utah 49

No. 20 Ohio St. 74 Marquette 63

No. 21 Nebraska 82 Central Arkansas 56

asbury 109, Salem Int'l 104

SALEM INT'L (0-1) — Bell 14, Robinson 30, Pitts 17, Dunn 2, Tarin 10, Thomas 10, Hunter 10, Atkinson 8, Miller 3.

ASBURY (6-1) — Penny 19, Morgan 14, Gilbert 16, Lamb 24, Smith 17, Peters 6, Svendsen 6, Martini 7.

Halftime—Asbury 50-48.

Eastern Ky. 115, Ky. Christian 35

Ky. Christian (1-5) — Lee 1-2 0-0 3, Ford 3-12 3-5 10, Puckett 0-6 0-0 0, Carrier 0-0 1-2 1, Farley 3-8 0-0 8, Martin 0-0 0-0 0, Scott 0-0 0-1 0, Combs 2-3 0-0 5, Goodwin 0-1 0-0 0, Hearn 0-0 0-0 0, Vargas 0-1 0-0 0, Wooten 4-7 0-0 8, Chafins 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 13-40 4-8 35.

Eastern Ky. (2-0) — Stutz 5-7 2-2 13, Walden 5-7 0-0 11, McGlone 2-5 0-0 4, Knipp 5-8 0-0 12, Powell 2-6 4-6 10, Jackson 4-5 0-1 10, Richardson 7-11 2-2 18, Matthews 0-1 0-0 0, Babb-Harrison 10-16 2-2 28, Norl 2-4 0-0 4, Muff 2-2 1-2 5. Totals 44-72 11-15 115.

Halftime—Eastern Ky. 51-10. Three-point goals—Ky. Christian 5-13 (Farley 2-4, Combs 1-1, Lee 1-2, Ford 1-5, Goodwin 0-1), Eastern Ky. 16-28 (Babb-Harrison 6-7, Jackson 2-2, Richardson 2-3, Powell 2-4, Knipp 2-5, Stutz 1-1, Walden 1-3, Matthews 0-1, McGlone 0-2). Rebounds—Ky. Christian 21 (Ford 7), Eastern Ky. 38 (Knipp 8). Assists—Ky. Christian 11 (Ford 3), Eastern Ky. 26 (Walden 6). Total fouls—Ky. Christian 18, Eastern Ky. 14. A—1,900.

MINNESOTA 76, Western Ky. 54

Western Ky. (1-1) — Jackson 3-7 2-2 9, Fant 1-4 0-0 2, Rostov 0-0 2-2 2, Harrison-Docks 1-7 2-2 5, T. Price 1-7 0-0 3, Sprewell 0-0 0-0 0, Kaspar 1-4 0-0 3, Snipes 5-11 1-2 15, Johnson 6-8 3-4 15, Lawson 0-2 0-0 0, Marberry 0-1 0-0 0, Patterson 0-2 0-0 0, Clayton 0-4 0-0 0. Totals 18-57 10-12 54.

MINNESOTA (1-1) — Hollins 2-8 0-0 5, Morris 3-10 3-3 9, King 4-10 0-0 10, Walker 5-9 4-4 14, Mathieu 5-9 0-1 11, Martin 0-1 1-4 1, McNeil 2-4 0-0 5, Mason 4-5 0-1 10, Eliason 3-5 1-1 7, Buggs 1-5 1-2 4, Konate 0-0 0-3 0, Shell 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 29-67 10-19 76.

Halftime—Minnesota 46-28. Three-point goals—Western Ky. 8-28 (Snipes 4-6, Jackson 1-2, Kaspar 1-4, T. Price 1-5, Harrison-Docks 1-5, Patterson 0-2, Clayton 0-4), Minnesota 8-22 (Mason 2-2, King 2-5, Buggs 1-2, McNeil 1-3, Mathieu 1-3, Hollins 1-4, Martin 0-1, Morris 0-2). Rebounds—Western Ky. 42 (Snipes 8), Minnesota 41 (Mason, Mathieu 5). Assists—Western Ky. 14 (Jackson 5), Minnesota 19 (Mathieu 6). Total fouls—Western Ky. 20, Minnesota 17. A—10,763.

MURRAY ST. 68, Middle Tenn. 49

MURRAY ST. (1-1) — Payne 6-13 1-2 15, Fairell 0-2 1-2 1, Williams 12-19 4-8 28, Sapp 2-6 0-0 4, Moss 2-4 0-0 5, Langston 0-1 0-0 0, Rambo 2-5 3-4 7, Seymour 1-3 0-0 3, Flomo 1-2 0-0 3, Gilmore 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 27-56 9-16 68.

Middle Tenn. (1-1) — Raymond 0-7 0-0 0, Richmond 0-8 4-4 4, Tarrance 0-2 3-3 3, Upshaw Jr. 3-12 5-5 11, Rozier 3-6 8-9 14, Harris 1-7 0-0 2, Jones 0-3 0-0 0, Buford 1-7 2-2 4, Phillips 0-5 2-2 2, Habersham 0-0 0-0 0, Ivory 1-3 0-0 2, Simpson Jr. 3-6 0-0 7, Potts 0-0 0-0 0, Gibson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 12-66 24-25 49.

Halftime—Murray St. 37-25. Three-point goals—Murray St. 5-14 (Payne 2-6, Flomo 1-1, Moss 1-2, Seymour 1-2, Sapp 0-3), Middle Tenn. 1-22 (Simpson Jr. 1-4, Tarrance 0-2, Raymond 0-3, Upshaw Jr. 0-3, Richmond 0-3, Jones 0-3, Harris 0-4). Rebounds—Murray St. 41 (Williams 12), Middle Tenn. 46 (Rozier 11). Assists—Murray St. 15 (Payne 6), Middle Tenn. 3 (Buford, Habersham, Ivory 1). Total fouls—Murray St. 18, Middle Tenn. 13. A—n/a.

wednesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Oral Roberts at Missouri, 8; Wake Forest at Arkansas, 9

OVC—Jacksonville St. at Cleveland St., 7; Morehead St. at Cincinnati, 7; Austin Peay at Samford, 8; Trevecca at Belmont, 8

STATE—N.C. A&T at Northern Ky., 7; Transylvania at Centre, 7; Indiana-SE at Kentucky St., 7:30; Northwood at Ky. Wesleyan, 7:30

TOP 25—UC Irvine at No. 2 Arizona, 9; Green Bay at No. 3 Wisconsin, 9; St. Joseph's at No. 13 Gonzaga, 11; Creighton at No. 18 Oklahoma, 8

college women

tuesday's scores

SEC

Jacksonville St. 64 Alabama 62

STATE

Bellarmine 82 Cedarville 68

Murray St. 110 Blackburn 31

Southern Indiana 72 Ky. Wesleyan 58

Transylvania 73 Spalding 60

TOP 25

NevadaNo. 14 California (n)

No. 18 DePaul 101 Bradley 77

No. 22 Rutgers 74 Northeastern 60

Idaho St.No. 24 Gonzaga (n)

transylvania 73, spalding 60

TRANSYLVANIA (2-0) — McKenzie 3-7 1-2 7, Dobson 3-5 0-0 6, Fender 1-2 3-4 6, Smith 7-14 8-8 24, Coffman 6-9 3-4 19, Moreland 0-0 0-0 0, Hieronymus 1-3 0-0 3, Kolani 0-0 0-0 0, Neeley 0-3 0-0 0, Cox 0-0 0-0 0, Pharris 0-4 0-0 0, Ashley 0-1 2-2 2, Thomas 3-5 0-3 6. Totals 24-53 17-23 73.

SPALDING (2-1) — Styles 5-13 0-0 10, Guy 3-6 3-4 9, Riggs 2-7 0-0 4, Ash 1-4 0-0 3, Washle 0-3 1-2 1, Sliter 2-5 4-4 8, Hunter 4-7 2-2 12, Coburn 0-1 0-0 0, Martin 0-2 0-0 0, Hardin 3-6 2-2 9, Montgomery 0-0 0-0 0, Skaggs 2-2 0-0 4. Totals 22-56 12-14 60.

Halftime—Transylvania 42-33. Three-point goals—Transylvania 8-17 (Coffman 4-5, Smith 2-3, Hieronymus 1-1, Fender 1-2, Dobson 0-1, Ashley 0-1, McKenzie 0-2, Neeley 0-2), Spalding 4-23 (Hunter 2-5, Ash 1-2, Hardin 1-3, Coburn 0-1, Washle 0-2, Riggs 0-4, Styles 0-6). Rebounds—Transylvania 41 (Dobson 7), Spalding 28 (Guy 7). Assists—Transylvania 19 (Fender 4, Smith 4), Spalding 7 (Sliter 2). Total fouls—Transylvania 17, Spalding 18. A—n/a.

monday's late score

STATE

Western Ky. 79 Colorado 78 (OT)

TOP 25

No. 6 Stanford 88No. 1 Connecticut 87 (OT)

western ky. 79, colorado 78 (OT)

Monday's game; Preseason WNIT

WESTERN KY. (2-0) — Gooch 10-16 7-10 30, Jones 6-13 7-7 20, T.Brown 1-11 3-8 5, Noble 2-9 3-8 7, Govan 4-10 1-2 9, Gaines 2-2 0-0 4, I.Brown 1-8 0-0 2, Johnson 0-2 2-4 2, McClain 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 26-74 23-39 79.

COLORADO (1-1) — Reese 6-14 11-13 24, Swan 1-2 1-2 3, Kresl 6-13 4-6 20, Sborov 2-8 2-4 6, Smith 2-6 2-2 7, Watts 1-1 1-2 3, Thomas 2-4 1-1 5, Hartmann 1-1 0-0 2, Huggins 0-3 0-0 0, Beard-Fails 0-2 8-10 8. Totals 21-54 30-40 78.

Halftime—Western Ky. 36-35. End of regulation—Tied at 68. Three-point goals—Western Ky. 4-30 (Gooch 3-7, Jones 1-7, I.Brown 0-4, T.Brown 0-4, Govan 0-4, Noble 0-4), Colorado 6-14 (Kresl 4-7, Reese 1-1, Smith 1-2, Sborov 0-1, Huggins 0-3). Rebounds—Western Ky. 47 (Noble 14), Colorado 49 (Reese 11, Sborov 11). Assists—Western Ky. 12 (Noble 6), Colorado 13 (Kresl 3, Reese 3). Fouled out—Gooch, Govan, I.Brown, McClain, Swan, Smith, Watts, Beard-Fails. Total fouls—Western Ky. 32, Colorado 34. A—1,550.

wednesday's games

(All times p.m., unless noted)

SEC—Morehead St. at No. 13 Kentucky, 11 a.m.; No. 24 Georgia at Ohio St., 7; Rice at No. 5 Texas A&M, 8

STATE—Northern Ky. at Illinois St., 7:05

TOP 25No. 3 Notre Dame at No. 15 Michigan St., 7; South Florida at No. 9 Maryland, 7; No. 21 Oklahoma St. at No. 11 North Carolina, 6; No. 16 Nebraska at Washington St., 11; No. 23 Syracuse at Duquesne, 7; Green Bay at No. 24 Purdue, 5:30

usa today poll

The USA Today women's college basketball poll, with first -place votes in parentheses, records through Tuesday, 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. Stanford (14) 2-0 764 6

2. Notre Dame (6) 1-0 748 3

3. South Carolina (8) 1-0 739 2

4. Connecticut (4) 1-1 736 1

5. Tennessee 2-0 675 4

6. Texas A&M 3-0 613 5

7. Duke 1-0 601 7

8. Maryland 2-0 576 8

9. Kentucky 2 - 0 550 10

10. Louisville 2 - 0 506 11

11. North Carolina 2-0 468 13

12. Baylor 1-1 440 9

13. Texas 1-0 403 12

14. California 1-0 378 14

15. Nebraska 2-0 319 16

16. West Virginia 2-0 300 17

17. Michigan St. 1-0 285 15

18. Iowa 2-0 236 19

19. Oklahoma St. 2-0 219 20

20. DePaul 2-1 208 18

21. Oregon St. 2-0 170 21

22. Syracuse 1-0 93 25

23. James Madison 2-0 53 —

24. Rutgers 1-0 44 —

25. South Florida 2-0 43 —

Others receiving votes: Georgia 41, Gonzaga 38, Purdue 24, Vanderbilt 24, Florida St. 16, St. John's 15, Oklahoma 11, Washington St. 9, N.C. State 8, Western Ky. 8, Dayton 6, Albany 5, Arizona St. 5, Penn St. 5, Brigham Young 3, Mississippi St. 3, Virginia 3, Arkansas-Little Rock 2, Oregon 2, Richmond 2, Cal St. Northridge 1, Ohio St. 1, Seton Hall 1.

Football

nfl

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 8 2 0 .800 323 218

Miami 6 4 0 .600 249 180

Buffalo 5 5 0 .500 200 204

N.Y. Jets 2 8 0 .200 174 265

South

Indianapolis 6 4 0 .600 310 253

Houston 5 5 0 .500 229 204

Tennessee 2 8 0 .200 168 250

Jacksonville 1 9 0 .100 158 282

North

Cincinnati 6 3 1 .650 224 221

Pittsburgh 7 4 0 .636 288 263

Baltimore 6 4 0 .600 261 181

Cleveland 6 4 0 .600 216 195

West

Denver 7 3 0 .700 293 224

Kansas City 7 3 0 .700 241 171

San Diego 6 4 0 .600 218 192

Oakland 0 10 0 .000 152 265

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 7 3 0 .700 299 251

Dallas 7 3 0 .700 261 212

N.Y. Giants 3 7 0 .300 205 263

Washington 3 7 0 .300 204 256

South

Atlanta 4 6 0 .400 238 255

New Orleans 4 6 0 .400 261 252

Carolina 3 7 1 .318 215 300

Tampa Bay 2 8 0 .200 194 279

North

Detroit 7 3 0 .700 188 156

Green Bay 7 3 0 .700 330 225

Chicago 4 6 0 .400 215 290

Minnesota 4 6 0 .400 181 220

West

Arizona 9 1 0 .900 237 176

San Francisco 6 4 0 .600 211 212

Seattle 6 4 0 .600 260 215

St. Louis 4 6 0 .400 185 258

WEEK 11

Bye: Baltimore, Dallas, Jacksonville, N.Y. Jets

Thursday, Nov. 13

Miami 22, Buffalo 9

Sunday's games

Chicago 21, Minnesota 13

Kansas City 24, Seattle 20

Cincinnati 27, New Orleans 10

St. Louis 22, Denver 7

Houston 23, Cleveland 7

Atlanta 19, Carolina 17

Tampa Bay 27, Washington 7

San Francisco 16, N.Y. Giants 10

San Diego 13, Oakland 6

Arizona 14, Detroit 6

Green Bay 53, Philadelphia 20

New England 42, Indianapolis 20

Monday's game

Pittsburgh 27, Tennessee 24

WEEK 12

Bye: Carolina, Pittsburgh

Thursday's game

Kansas City at Oakland, 8:25 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 23

Green Bay at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

Cincinnati at Houston, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Chicago, 1 p.m.

Cleveland at Atlanta, 1 p.m.

Tennessee at Philadelphia, 1 p.m.

Detroit at New England, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Arizona at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.

St. Louis at San Diego, 4:05 p.m.

Washington at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

Miami at Denver, 4:25 p.m.

Dallas at N.Y. Giants, 8:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 24

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

Steelers 27, titans 24

Monday's game

Pittsburgh 13 0 0 14 — 27

Tennessee 7 10 7 0 — 24

First quarter: Pit—FG Suisham 49, 10:45. Pit—Gay 28 interception return (Suisham kick), 10:37. Ten—Sankey 9 run (Succop kick), 8:08. Pit—FG Suisham 23, 1:03. Second quarter: Ten—FG Succop 20, 11:12. Ten—N.Washington 80 pass from Mettenberger (Succop kick), :32. Third quarter: Ten—Coffman 4 pass from Mettenberger (Succop kick), 3:42. Fourth quarter: Pit—Bell 5 run (Suisham kick), 14:51. Pit—A.Brown 12 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick), 9:01.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Pittsburgh, Bell 33-204, Roethlisberger 3-2. Tennessee, Sankey 11-38, Greene 3-6, McCluster 1-5.

PASSING—Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 21-32-1-207. Tennessee, Mettenberger 15-24-1-263.

RECEIVING—Pittsburgh, A.Brown 9-91, Miller 5-71, Bell 2-18, Bryant 2-11, Moore 1-15, Wheaton 1-6, Archer 1-(minus 5). Tennessee, Wright 4-70, Coffman 3-32, Hunter 2-48, Battle 2-4, N.Washington 1-80, McCluster 1-17, Sankey 1-7, Hagan 1-5.

college

tuesday's scores

Massachusetts Akron (n)

N. Illinois Ohio (n)

schedule

(With College Football Playoff rankings. All times p.m., unless noted)

Wednesday's games

Bowling Green (7-3) at Toledo (6-4), 8; Kent St. (1-9) at Buffalo (4-6), 8

thursday's games

TOP 25No. 12 Kansas St. (7-2) at West Virginia (6-4), 7; North Carolina (5-5) at No. 21 Duke (8-2), 7:30

Saturday's games

SEC—Charleston Southern (8-3) at No. 10 Georgia (8-2), noon; South Alabama (6-4) at South Carolina (5-5), noon; No. 8 Mississippi (8-2) at Arkansas (5-5), 3:30; W. Carolina (7-4) at No. 1 Alabama (9-1), 4; Vanderbilt (3-7) at No. 4 Mississippi St. (9-1), 7:30; Samford (7-3) at No. 14 Auburn (7-3), 7; No. 20 Missouri (8-2) at Tennessee (5-5), 7:30

STATE—Morehead St. (4-7) at Charlotte (4-6), noon; Eastern Ky. (9-2) at Florida (5-4), noon; UTSA (3-7) at Western Ky. (5-5), noon; Tennessee St. (5-6) at Murray St. (3-8), 2; No. 24 Louisville (7-3) at Notre Dame (7-3), 3:30

TOP 25—Colorado (2-8) at No. 2 Oregon (9-1), 4:30; Boston College (6-4) at No. 3 Florida St. (10-0), 3:30; Indiana (3-7) at No. 6 Ohio St. (9-1), noon; Oklahoma St. (5-5) at No. 7 Baylor (8-1), 7:30; No. 19 Southern Cal (7-3) at No. 9 UCLA (8-2), 8; Rutgers (6-4) at No. 11 Michigan St. (8-2), noon; Washington St. (3-7) at No. 13 Arizona St. (8-2), 1; No. 15 Arizona (8-2) at No. 17 Utah (7-3), 3:30; No. 16 Wisconsin (8-2) at Iowa (7-3), 3:30; Kansas (3-7) at No. 21 Oklahoma (7-3), noon; Georgia St. (1-9) at No. 22 Clemson (7-3), 3:30; No. 25 Minnesota (7-3) at No. 23 Nebraska (8-2), noon

naia playoffs

(In bracket order. All times p.m. and local)

SATURDAY'S FIRST ROUND

Valley City St. (9-1) at Carroll (9-1), noon

Langston (7-3) at Grand View (9-1), noon

Campbellsville (7-3) at St. Xavier (8-2), 1

Ottawa (9-2) at Morningside (9-1), 1

Northwestern (8-2) at Missouri Valley (8-2), 1

Faulkner (9-2) at Lindsey Wilson (9-2), noon

Georgetown (8-2) at Marian (8-2), 1

MidAmerican Nazarene (9-1) at Southern Oregon (9-2), 4

Quarterfinals — Nov. 29

At campus sites

Semifinals — Dec. 6

At campus sites

Finals — Dec. 19

At Daytona Beach, Fla.

ncaa division III tournament

SATURDAY'S FIRST ROUND

Centre (10-0) at John Carroll (9-1), noon

SECOND ROUND — Nov. 29

Games, times TBD

Hockey

nhl

Tuesday's games

Boston 2, St. Louis 0

N.Y. Islanders 5, Tampa Bay 2

Detroit 5, Columbus 0

Buffalo 4, San Jose 1

Nashville 9, Toronto 2

Pittsburgh 4, Montreal 0

Winnipeg 3, New Jersey 1

Carolina 6, Dallas 4

Anaheim at Calgary (n)

Washington at Arizona (n)

Florida at Los Angeles (n)

Wednesday's games

Philadelphia at N.Y. Rangers, 8 p.m.

Vancouver at Edmonton, 8 p.m.

Horse racing

thoroughbreds

wednesday's entries

Racing at Churchill Downs canceled due to weather-related track conditions.

Volleyball

college

conference USA Tournament

At Hattiesburg, Miss.

(In bracket order)

FRIDAY'S FIRST ROUND

UTSA vs. Charlotte, 1 p.m.

Rice vs. Marshall, 3 p.m.

Western Ky. vs. Fla. Atlantic, 5 p.m.

North Texas vs. Southern Miss, 7 p.m.

Saturday's semifinals

First round winners, 3 and 5:30

Sunday's finals

Semifinals winners, 1:30

ovc tournament

(In bracket order. All times p.m., unless noted)

At Murray

Thursday's first round

Murray St. vs. SE Missouri, 4

Jacksonville St. vs. Tenn. Tech, 6:30

Belmont vs. Austin Peay, 1:30

Eastern Ky. vs. E. Illinois, 11 a.m.

Friday's semifinals

First round winners, 8 and 5:30

Saturday's finals

Semifinals winners, 8

Odds

glantz-culver line

ncaa basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Bowling Green 4 Wright St.

at Miami (Ohio) pk Evansville

at Oakland pk W. Michigan

Oklahoma 3½ at Creighton

at Wisconsin 14½ Green Bay

at Arkansas 10 Wake Forest

at Utah St. 4½ Santa Clara

at Arizona 20 UC Irvine

Pepperdine 3 at San Jose St.

at Gonzaga 14½ Saint Joseph's

at Furman 1 Appalachian St.

at Cleveland St. 15½ Jacksonville St.

at Cincinnati 11 Morehead St.

at St. Bonaventure 6½ Siena

at Milwaukee 14½ IUPUI

at Missouri 8½ Oral Roberts

Austin Peay 2½ at Samford

at CS Northridge 15 Montana St.

NCAA Football

WEDNESDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

at Buffalo 7 7 Kent St.

at Toledo off off Bowling Green

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

at West Virginia 1 2 Kansas St.

at Duke 7 6 North Carolina

Saturday

Virginia Tech 14 15 at Wake Forest

Miami 7 6 at Virginia

at Tennessee 3 3½ Missouri

at South Carolina off off South Alabama

at Ball St. 17 17 E. Michigan

at Michigan St. 22 22 Rutgers

at Nebraska 10½ 10½ Minnesota

at Mississippi St. 30 29½ Vanderbilt

at Ohio St. 33½ 34½ Indiana

at Michigan 4 5 Maryland

at Oklahoma off off Kansas

at Pittsburgh off off Syracuse

Northwestern 3 2 at Purdue

at Cent. Michigan 1 1½ W. Michigan

at East Carolina 17 18 Tulane

at Florida St. 20 19½ Boston College

Penn St. 6½ 6½ at Illinois

Wisconsin 9½ 9½ at Iowa

Marshall 20 20 at UAB

Louisiana Tech 13 12 at Old Dominion

at Colorado St. 21 22 New Mexico

at Western Ky. 8 9 UTSA

Boise St. 14 12½ at Wyoming

at Iowa St. 1½ 1½ Texas Tech

Mississippi 3 3 at Arkansas

at Baylor 26½ 27½ Oklahoma St.

at Houston 20 20 Tulsa

at Oregon off off Colorado

at Notre Dame 4½ 4 Louisville

at North Texas 3 2½ FIU

Stanford 6½ 5½ at California

at La. - Lafayette 11 10 Appalachian St.

at Utah 3 4 Arizona

at Washington 6½ 6½ Oregon St.

at Clemson 41 41 Georgia St.

at Arizona St. 16½ 16½ Washington St.

at Memphis 18½ 18½ South Florida

at Middle Tenn. 6½ 6½ FAU

Cincinnati 11½ 10½ at UConn

Louisiana - Monroe 8 8 at New Mexico St.

at UCF 25½ 27 SMU

at UCLA 3½ 3½ Southern Cal

at Nevada 8 8 Fresno St.

at Hawaii 10 10 UNLV

Off key — Toledo QB questionable, South Alabama QB questionable, Oklahoma QB questionable, Syracuse QB questionable, Colorado QB questionable

NFL

THURSDAY

Favorite Open Tues. Underdog

Kansas City 6 7 at Oakland

Sunday

at Atlanta 3 3 Cleveland

at Philadelphia 10½ 11 Tennessee

at New England 5½ 7 Detroit

Green Bay 10 9½ at Minnesota

at Indianapolis 14 14 Jacksonville

at Houston 1 2 Cincinnati

at Buffalo 4 4½ N.Y. Jets

at Chicago 5½ 5½ Tampa Bay

at Seattle 6½ 6½ Arizona

at San Diego 6 5 St. Louis

at Denver 8 7 Miami

at San Francisco 9 8 Washington

Dallas 3 3½ at N.Y. Giants

Monday, Nov. 24

at New Orleans 3 3½ Baltimore

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