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Scoreboard: Dec. 16

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BASEBALL

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS—Agreed to terms with Cs Brett Hayes and Adam Moore, OF Destin Hood and 1B/OF Jerry Sands on minor league contracts.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Agreed to terms with SS Jed Lowrie on a three-year contract.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Agreed to terms with RHP Yohan Pino on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Agreed to terms with 3B Chase Headley on a four-year contract.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Agreed to terms with INF Alberto Callaspo on a one-year contract.

CHICAGO CUBS—Agreed to terms with LHP Jon Lester on a six-year contract.

NEW YORK METS—Agreed to terms with OF John Mayberry Jr. on a one-year contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

MIAMI HEAT—Recalled G Shabazz Napier and C Hassan Whiteside from Sioux Falls (NBADL).

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS—Signed F/C Furkan Aldemir.

SACRAMENTO KINGS—Fired coach Michael Malone. Promoted assistant coach Tyrone Corbin to interim coach.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Released LB Kion Wilson from the practice squad. Signed QB Jeff Mathews to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Released OT Andrew McDonald. Signed CB Sheldon Price from the practice squad.

Basketball

nba

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 19 6 .760 —

Brooklyn 10 12 .455 7½

Boston 8 14 .364 9½

New York 5 21 .192 14½

Philadelphia 2 22 .083 16½

Southeast Division

Washington 17 6 .739 —

Atlanta 17 7 .708 ½

Miami 11 13 .458 6½

Orlando 10 17 .370 9

Charlotte 6 18 .250 11½

Central Division

Chicago 15 9 .625 —

Cleveland 14 9 .609 ½

Milwaukee 12 12 .500 3

Indiana 8 17 .320 7½

Detroit 5 19 .208 10

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Memphis 19 4 .826 —

Houston 18 5 .783 1

San Antonio 17 7 .708 2½

Dallas 17 8 .680 3

New Orleans 11 12 .478 8

Northwest Division

Portland 18 6 .750 —

Oklahoma City 11 13 .458 7

Denver 10 14 .417 8

Utah 6 18 .250 12

Minnesota 5 18 .217 12½

Pacific Division

Golden State 21 2 .913 —

L.A. Clippers 16 7 .696 5

Phoenix 12 13 .480 10

Sacramento 11 13 .458 10½

L.A. Lakers 8 17 .320 14

Monday's games

Boston 105, Philadelphia 87

Indiana 110, L.A. Lakers 91

Cleveland 97, Charlotte 88

Atlanta 93, Chicago 86

Toronto 95, Orlando 82

Milwaukee at Phoenix (n)

San Antonio at Portland (n)

Detroit at L.A. Clippers (n)

Tuesday's games

Minnesota at Washington, 7 p.m.

Miami at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Utah at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Golden State at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Dallas at New York, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Sacramento, 10:30 p.m.

celtics 105, 76ers 87

BOSTON (105) — Green 4-8 5-8 14, Sullinger 2-10 0-2 5, Zeller 1-6 3-4 5, Rondo 2-3 1-2 5, Bradley 6-20 2-3 15, Olynyk 12-17 3-3 30, Turner 5-10 2-2 12, Bass 6-9 2-5 14, Wallace 0-0 0-0 0, Pressey 0-3 4-4 4, Powell 0-0 1-2 1. Totals 38-86 23-35 105.

PHILADELPHIA (87) — Covington 4-15 3-3 13, Mbah a Moute 4-10 1-2 9, Noel 9-12 1-1 19, Carter-Williams 5-12 2-4 13, Thompson 1-3 0-0 2, McDaniels 2-10 2-2 6, Sims 1-8 3-4 5, Wroten 0-3 0-0 0, Grant 1-6 0-0 2, Shved 3-8 3-3 10, Aldemir 1-3 0-0 2, Sampson 2-3 2-2 6. Totals 33-93 17-21 87.

Boston 30 27 31 17—105

Philadelphia 25 13 26 23— 87

Three-point goals—Boston 6-25 (Olynyk 3-5, Green 1-3, Sullinger 1-3, Bradley 1-11, Turner 0-1, Pressey 0-2), Philadelphia 4-28 (Covington 2-8, Shved 1-2, Carter-Williams 1-5, Thompson 0-1, Grant 0-1, Sampson 0-1, Sims 0-1, Wroten 0-2, Mbah a Moute 0-3, McDaniels 0-4). Rebounds—Boston 63 (Sullinger 11), Philadelphia 61 (Noel 8). Assists—Boston 26 (Rondo 7), Philadelphia 19 (Carter-Williams 6). Total fouls—Boston 23, Philadelphia 28. A—12,903 (20,318).

college men

monday's scores

STATE

Campbellsville 91 Ohio Christian 75

TOP 25

No. 2 Duke 75 Elon 62

No. 8 Gonzaga 94 Texas Southern 54

tuesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Alabama at No. 11 Wichita St., 9; W. Carolina at Vanderbilt, 9

OVC—Belmont at VCU, 7; E. Tenn. St. at Eastern Ky, 7; UNC Asheville at Jacksonville St., 8; Tennessee St. at S. Illinois, 8:05

STATE—Ky. Christian at Piedmont, 7; Northern Ky. at Chattanooga, 7; Ohio Christian at Lindsey Wilson, 7; Hanover at Spalding, 7:30; Transylvania at Cal Tech, 8; Kentucky St. at Ky. Wesleyan, 8:30

TOP 25—Oakland at No. 3 Arizona, 9; Lipscomb at No. 9 Texas, 8; Oral Roberts at No. 15 Oklahoma, 7; No. 24 North Carolina at UNC Greensboro, 7

college women

monday's scores

SEC

No. 21 Mississippi St. 104 Miss. Valley St. 41

STATE

E. Tenn. St. 86 Morehead St. 77

Ky. Wesleyan 66 Oakland City 55

Lindsey Wilson 94 Brescia 82

No. 10 Louisville 100 Old Dominion 46

Northern Ky. 77 Marquette 68

TOP 25

No. 19 Oklahoma St. 84 New Orleans 33

e. tenn. St. 86, morehead St. 77

E. TENN. ST. (7-4) — Clark 5-12 3-3 13, Mitchell 3-5 2-2 8, Bridges 6-13 2-3 19, Christopher 8-12 0-0 20, Tarter 6-17 1-1 17, Vaughan 1-1 0-0 3, Bond 3-4 0-0 6, Schurr 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 32-65 8-9 86.

MOREHEAD ST. (4-6) — Ryans 3-3 2-2 10, Steele 4-9 0-0 8, McKee 5-15 4-5 14, Jones 8-16 6-9 24, Viela 7-10 0-0 18, Todd 0-0 0-0 0, Wells 0-0 3-4 3, Arlege 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 27-53 15-20 31.

Halftime—E. Tenn. St. 48-39. Three-point goals—E. Tenn. St. 14-26 (Bridges 5-11, Christopher 4-5, Tarter 4-9, Vaughan 1-1), Morehead St. 8-17 (Viela 4-5, Ryans 2-2, Jones 2-8, McKee 0-2). Rebounds—E. Tenn. St. 32 (Clark 9), Morehead St. 31 (McKee 9). Assists—E. Tenn. St. 24 (Christopher 9), Morehead St. 13 (Jones 6). Total fouls—E. Tenn. St. 17, Morehead St. 12. A—2,122.

No. 10 LOUISVILLE 100, OLD DOMINION 46

OLD DOMINION (5-3) — Painter 3-8 2-2 8, Betz-White 0-3 0-0 0, Simms 2-10 0-1 5, Minor 2-10 0-0 5, Young 4-7 0-0 8, Lee 0-0 0-0 0, Holopainen 3-10 0-0 7, Brown 0-2 0-0 0, Ajemba 1-2 0-0 2, Younger 2-5 1-3 5, Jackson 0-4 0-2 0, Oigbokie 3-6 0-0 6. Totals 20-67 3-8 46.

LOUISVILLE (9-1) — Hammond 6-11 0-2 14, Hines-Allen 5-12 2-2 12, Moore 4-9 4-5 15, Smith 5-10 1-2 11, Schimmel 5-9 0-0 12, Vails 1-1 2-2 4, Carter 2-6 0-0 4, Dyer 3-4 1-2 7, Deines 4-5 0-0 10, Freeman 0-0 0-0 0, Henderson 4-8 3-4 11. Totals 39-75 13-19 100.

Halftime—Louisville 54-19. Three-point goals—Old Dominion 3-21 (Simms 1-4, Holopainen 1-5, Minor 1-6, Brown 0-2, Younger 0-2, Betz-White 0-2), Louisville 9-14 (Moore 3-6, Hammond 2-2, Deines 2-2, Schimmel 2-3, Carter 0-1). Fouled out—None. Rebounds—Old Dominion 30 (Painter 6), Louisville 59 (Henderson 9). Assists—Old Dominion 11 (Betz-White, Minor 4), Louisville 25 (Schimmel 10). Total fouls—Old Dominion 18, Louisville 16. A—7,726.

Northern Ky. 77, Marquette 68

NORTHERN KY. (5-5) — Roush 9-20 6-6 29, Doss 6-13 0-0 16, Gerrety 4-8 0-1 8, Wiegman 2-4 1-2 6, Davis 0-3 0-0 0, Gayheart 3-6 2-2 8, Uetrecht 2-3 0-0 4, Franson 2-8 0-0 4, Sanders 1-3 0-0 2, Terry 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-68 9-11 77.

MARQUETTE (2-7) — Bell 10-16 5-8 25, Valentine 5-11 1-3 11, Elbert 4-12 2-4 11, Bigica 2-7 3-4 9, Butler 0-2 0-0 0, Tibbs 3-3 0-0 6, Ojulu 2-7 0-2 4, Grim 1-2 0-0 2, Morse 0-5 0-0 0, Yentz 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 27-66 11-21 68.

Halftime—Northern Ky. 42-28. Three-point goals—Northern Ky. 10-31 (Roush 5-13, Doss 4-10, Wiegman 1-2, Gerrety 0-1, Gayheart 0-1, Franson 0-1, Sanderes 0-1, Davis 0-2), Marquette 3-12 (Bigica 2-3, Elbert 1-3, Ojulu 0-1, Bell 0-2, Morse 0-3). Rebounds—Northern Ky. 42 (Doss 11), Marquette 40 (Valentine 9). Assists—Northern Ky. 13 (Gerrety 4), Marquette 13 (Elbert 4). Total fouls—Northern Ky. 20, Marquette 18. A—757.

tuesday's games

(All times p.m.)

SEC—Ark.-Pine Bluff at Alabama, noon; Wichita St. at No. 11 Tennessee, 7; Louisiana St. at Long Beach St., 10

STATE—Murray St. at S. Illinois, 1:05; Ind. Wesleyan at Georgetown, 6; Union at Asbury, 7; Western Ky. at Austin Peay, 7; Hanover at Centre, 7:30

TOP 25No. 16 Oregon St. at No. 6 North Carolina, 6; Alcorn St. at No. 18 Michigan St., 7; Canisius at No. 19 Syracuse, 7

associated press poll

The Associated Press' women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 14, 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. South Carolina (25) 9-0 865 1

2. Connecticut (6) 6-1 828 2

3. Texas (4) 8-0 795 3

4. Texas A&M 11-0 768 4

5. Notre Dame 10-1 741 5

6. North Carolina 9-0 709 6

7. Stanford 6-2 636 7

8. Kentucky 10-1 609 8

9. Baylor 8-1 579 9

10. Louisville 8-1 553 10

11. Tennessee 7-2 518 11

12. Nebraska 9-1 437 12

13. Duke 5-3 423 13

14. Maryland 8-2 409 14

15. Georgia 10-0 378 16

16. Oregon St. 7-0 364 15

17. Rutgers 8-2 283 17

18. Michigan St. 6-2 251 19

19. Oklahoma St. 6-1 225 20

19. Syracuse 7-1 225 20

21. Mississippi St. 10-0 224 22

22. West Virginia 8-1 150 23

23. Iowa 8-2 90 24

24. California 7-2 80 18

25. DePaul 6-3 71 25

Others receiving votes: Green Bay 43, Northwestern 19, Arizona St. 18, St. John's 17, Princeton 15, Oregon 14, Washington 8, James Madison 7, Western Ky. 7, Oklahoma 5, Washington St. 5, Florida St. 4, Arkansas 2.

Football

nfl

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

x-New England11 30.786 442 280

Buffalo 8 60.571 302 254

Miami 7 70.500 327 301

N.Y. Jets 3 110.214 230 360

South

x-Indianapolis10 40.714 424 317

Houston 7 70.500 324 277

Tennessee 2 120.143 231 390

Jacksonville 2 120.143 211 376

North

Cincinnati 9 41.679 311 289

Pittsburgh 9 50.643 389 339

Baltimore 9 50.643 376 267

Cleveland 7 70.500 276 300

West

x-Denver 11 30.786 407 303

Kansas City 8 60.571 322 254

San Diego 8 60.571 303 294

Oakland 2 120.143 213 381

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 10 40.714 381 328

Philadelphia 9 50.643 416 347

N.Y. Giants 5 90.357 317 339

Washington 3 110.214 257 370

South

New Orleans 6 80.429 364 374

Carolina 5 81.393 288 358

Atlanta 5 90.357 348 369

Tampa Bay 2 120.143 254 367

North

Detroit 10 40.714 281 238

Green Bay 10 40.714 436 325

Minnesota 6 80.429 277 297

Chicago 5 90.357 296 409

West

Arizona 11 30.786 287 244

Seattle 10 40.714 339 242

San Francisco 7 70.500 251 285

St. Louis 6 80.429 291 297

x-clinched division

WEEK 15

Thursday, Dec. 12

Arizona 12, St. Louis 6

Sunday's games

Kansas City 31, Oakland 13

Pittsburgh 27, Atlanta 20

N.Y. Giants 24, Washington 13

New England 41, Miami 13

Indianapolis 17, Houston 10

Baltimore 20, Jacksonville 12

Buffalo 21, Green Bay 13

Carolina 19, Tampa Bay 17

Cincinnati 30, Cleveland 0

Denver 22, San Diego 10

N.Y. Jets 16, Tennessee 11

Seattle 17, San Francisco 7

Detroit 16, Minnesota 14

Dallas 38, Philadelphia 27

Monday's game

New Orleans 31, Chicago 15

cowboys 38, eagles 27

Monday's late game

Dallas 14 7 7 10 — 38

Philadelphia 0 10 14 3 — 27

First quarter: Dal—Murray 1 run (Bailey kick), 12:46. Dal—Bryant 4 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 3:04. Second quarter: Dal—Bryant 26 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 11:56. Phi—Polk 5 run (Parkey kick), 8:32. Phi—FG Parkey 47, 1:48. Third quarter: Phi—Polk 1 run (Parkey kick), 8:48. Phi—Sproles 1 run (Parkey kick), 5:42. Dal—Murray 2 run (Bailey kick), :39. Fourth quarter: Dal—Bryant 25 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 12:48. Phi—FG Parkey 43, 10:45. Dal—FG Bailey 49, 4:37.

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Dallas, Murray 31-81, Dunbar 5-22, Randle 2-13, Romo 4-(minus 1). Philadelphia, McCoy 16-64, Polk 2-6, Sproles 3-5.

PASSING—Dallas, Romo 22-31-0-265. Philadelphia, Sanchez 17-28-2-252.

RECEIVING—Dallas, Witten 7-69, Bryant 6-114, Beasley 4-42, Williams 2-19, Hanna 1-12, Dunbar 1-6, Murray 1-3. Philadelphia, Maclin 4-98, Celek 4-52, Ertz 3-32, Cooper 2-17, Sproles 2-8, Huff 1-44, McCoy 1-1.

Hockey

nhl

Monday's games

Buffalo 5, Ottawa 4 (SO)

N.Y. Islanders 3, New Jersey 2 (SO)

Pittsburgh 4, Tampa Bay 2

Tuesday's games

Tampa Bay at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Columbus at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Washington at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at St. Louis, 8 p.m.

Boston at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Buffalo at Winnipeg, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at Chicago, 8:30 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at Calgary, 9 p.m.

Edmonton at Arizona, 9 p.m.

Odds

glantz-culver line

ncaa basketball

Favorite Line Underdog

at Buffalo 10 Drexel

at Charlotte 9 Coll. of Charleston

at Oklahoma St. 15½ Middle Tenn.

at Marquette 2 Arizona St.

at Wichita St. 12½ Alabama

at Arizona 23 Oakland

North Carolina 17½ at UNC Greensboro

at VCU 13 Belmont

at Mercer 5 Dartmouth

at E. Kentucky 5 ETSU

at Oklahoma 19 Oral Roberts

at N. Dakota St. 1½ Akron

at S. Illinois 15 Tennessee St.

at Vanderbilt 11 W. Carolina

at St. Mary's 14 N. Arizona

ncaa football

Saturday

New Orleans Bowl

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

La. - Lafayette 1 1 Nevada

New Mexico Bowl at Albuquerque

Utah St. 11 10½ UTEP

Las Vegas Bowl

Utah 4 3½ Colorado St.

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl at Boise

Air Force 3 1 W. Michigan

Camellia Bowl at Montgomery, Ala.

South Alabama 1½ 2½ Bowling Green

Monday, Dec. 22

Miami Beach Bowl

Memphis 1 1 BYU tuesday, Dec. 23

Boca Raton (Fla.) Bowl

Marshall 11 10 N. Illinois

Poinsettia Bowl at San Diego

San Diego St. pk 2½ Navy

wednesday, Dec. 24

Bahamas Bowl at Nassau

Western Ky. 1½ 3½ Cent. Michigan

Hawaii Bowl at Honolulu

Rice 2 2 Fresno St.

friday, Dec. 26

Heart of Dallas Bowl

Louisiana Tech 4 6 Illinois

Quick Lane Bowl at Detroit

North Carolina 3 3 Rutgers

St. Petersburg (Fla.) Bowl

Central Fla. 3 2 N.C. State

saturday, Dec. 27

Military Bowl at Annapolis, Md.

Cincinnati 3½ 3 Virginia Tech

Sun Bowl at El Paso, Texas

Arizona St. 9 8 Duke

Independence Bowl at Shreveport, La.

Miami pk 3 South Carolina

Pinstripe Bowl at Bronx, N.Y.

Boston College 2½ 2½ Penn St.

Holiday Bowl at San Diego

Southern Cal 4 6½ Nebraska

monday, Dec. 29

Liberty Bowl at Memphis, Tenn.

West Virginia 3½ 3½ Texas A &M

Russell Athletic Bowl at Orlando, Fla.

Oklahoma pk pk Clemson

Texas Bowl at Houston

Arkansas 5 6 Texas

tuesday, Dec. 30

Music City Bowl at Nashville

Louisiana St. 7½ 7½ Notre Dame

Belk Bowl at Charlotte, N.C.

Georgia 7 7 Louisville

Foster Farms Bowl at Santa Clara, Calif.

Stanford 13 14 Maryland

wednesday, December 31

Peach Bowl at Atlanta

TCU 3 3½ Mississippi

Fiesta Bowl at Glendale, Ariz.

Arizona 4½ 3½ Boise St.

Orange Bowl at Miami Gardens, Fla.

Mississippi St. 7½ 7 Georgia Tech

thursday, Jan. 1

Outback Bowl at Tampa, Fla.

Auburn 5½ 6½ Wisconsin

Cotton Bowl Classic at Arlington, Texas

Baylor 1 3 Michigan St.

Citrus Bowl at Orlando, Fla.

Missouri 6 5½ Minnesota

Playoff semifinals:

Rose Bowl at Pasadena, Calif.

Oregon 8 9 Florida St.

Playoff semifinals:

Sugar Bowl at New Orleans

Alabama 9½ 9½ Ohio St.

friday, Jan. 2

Armed Forces Bowl at Fort Worth, Texas

Pittsburgh 2 3 Houston

TaxSlayer Bowl at Jacksonville, Fla.

Tennessee 3 3½ Iowa

Alamo Bowl at San Antonio

Kansas St. 2½ 1½ UCLA

Cactus Bowl at Tempe, Ariz.

Washington 5 5½ Oklahoma St.

saturday, Jan. 3

Birmingham (Ala.) Bowl

Florida 7 7 East Carolina

sunday, Jan. 4

GoDaddy Bowl at Mobile, Ala.

Toledo 1 3 Arkansas St.

NFL

Thursday

Favorite Open Mon. Underdog

at Jacksonville 3 3 Tennessee

Saturday

at San Francisco 2½ 2½ San Diego

Philadelphia 8½ 8½ at Washington

Sunday, Dec. 21

at Miami 7 6½ Minnesota

Green Bay 10 10½ at Tampa Bay

Detroit 4½ 4½ at Chicago

at New Orleans 6½ 6½ Atlanta

New England 11 10 at N.Y. Jets

at Pittsburgh 3 3 Kansas City

at Carolina off off Cleveland

Baltimore 3½ 4 at Houston

at St. Louis 6 5 N.Y. Giants

Buffalo 5½ 5½ at Oakland

at Dallas 1 3 Indianapolis

Seattle 7½ 7½ at Arizona

Monday, dec. 22

Denver 3½ 3½ at Cincinnati

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