Sports agate — Dec. 4, 2018

Published Dec 4, 2018 at 4:00pm

VOLLEYBALL

Girls

New Hartford 3, RFA 0

25-11, 25-7, 25-23

RFA leaders: Hunziker, nine assists; Guiliano, three digs; Keeney, two aces, three kills, two blocks; Magnanti, two aces, two kills, two blocks; Wolfe had two aces, two kills.

Oneida 3, Whitesboro 2

21-25, 21-25, 25-18, 26-24, 26-24

Oneida leaders: Nashton, 26 digs, four aces, seven kills; Fox, seven aces, 15 assists, 12 digs, seven kills; Jones, two aces, three blocks, two digs, 14 kills; Moyer, two aces, five kills; Smith, four aces, 21 digs, three kills; Suppa, 26 digs; Vecchiano, 16 assists, 12 digs.

Whitesboro leaders: Boehlert, 2 aces, 23 kills, 34 digs; Herrmann, 2 aces, 43 assists, 10 digs; DellPosta, 3 aces, 3 kills, 2 assists, 38 digs; Dorozynski 2 aces, 4 kills, 4 digs.

Vernon-Verona-Sherrill 3, Proctor 0

25-19, 25-14, 25-12

VVS leaders: K. Doig, five aces, eight assists; Durfee, seven assists, four digs; Tiffin, five kills, two digs; Riggs, four aces, three kills, two digs; Lowery, three aces, two kills, two blocks; T. Doig, five digs.

Proctor leaders: Seaton, two aces, nine blocks; Vo, six assists; Williams, five kills; Young, four kills; Nicotera, four kills; Michel, three kills.

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Jason Burning and Josh Talbot, 279s; Talbot, 751. Robert Kipp, 744; Burning, 729; Robert Rieck, 719; Merle Foster, 693; Gary Jordan, 682; Steven Long II, 667; Paul Louis III, 651; Paul Louis Jr., 651; Thomas M. Ressler, 649; Jim Latshaw, 647; David Seaton, 641; Edward Krutz, 627; Ryan Langone, 627; Jenn Crisan, 621; Shawn M. Casler, 618; Clifford L. West III, 604; Tristan Tormey, 602.

Crescent Girls League

Val Lovenguth, 194 and 570.

NFL

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 9 3 0 .750 331 259

Miami 6 6 0 .500 244 300

Buffalo 4 8 0 .333 178 293

N.Y. Jets 3 9 0 .250 243 307

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 9 3 0 .750 302 235

Indianapolis 6 6 0 .500 325 279

Tennessee 6 6 0 .500 221 245

Jacksonville 4 8 0 .333 203 243

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Pittsburgh 7 4 1 .625 346 282

Baltimore 7 5 0 .583 297 214

Cincinnati 5 7 0 .417 286 371

Cleveland 4 7 1 .375 266 312

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 10 2 0 .833 444 327

L.A. Chargers 9 3 0 .750 340 249

Denver 6 6 0 .500 276 262

Oakland 2 10 0 .167 220 367

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 7 5 0 .583 247 223

Philadelphia 6 6 0 .500 258 266

Washington 6 6 0 .500 233 257

N.Y. Giants 4 8 0 .333 267 315

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 10 2 0 .833 419 269

Carolina 6 6 0 .500 304 306

Tampa Bay 5 7 0 .417 318 355

Atlanta 4 8 0 .333 296 333

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 8 4 0 .667 344 241

Minnesota 6 5 1 .542 275 270

Green Bay 4 7 1 .375 281 287

Detroit 4 8 0 .333 254 316

West

W L T Pct PF PA

y-L.A. Rams 11 1 0 .917 419 298

Seattle 7 5 0 .583 319 259

Arizona 3 9 0 .250 175 310

San Francisco 2 10 0 .167 255 336

y-clinched division

Thursday’s Games

Dallas 13, New Orleans 10

Sunday’s Games

Jacksonville 6, Indianapolis 0

Tampa Bay 24, Carolina 17

Houston 29, Cleveland 13

Baltimore 26, Atlanta 16

Arizona 20, Green Bay 17

Miami 21, Buffalo 17

Denver 24, Cincinnati 10

L.A. Rams 30, Detroit 16

N.Y. Giants 30, Chicago 27, OT

Tennessee 26, N.Y. Jets 22

Kansas City 40, Oakland 33

New England 24, Minnesota 10

Seattle 43, San Francisco 16

L.A. Chargers 33, Pittsburgh 30

Monday’s Games

Philadelphia 28, Washington 13

Thursday, Dec. 6

Jacksonville at Tennessee, 8:20

Sunday, Dec. 9

New Orleans at Tampa Bay, 1

N.Y. Giants at Washington, 1

Atlanta at Green Bay, 1

Indianapolis at Houston, 1

N.Y. Jets at Buffalo, 1

Carolina at Cleveland, 1

New England at Miami, 1

Baltimore at Kansas City, 1

Cincinnati at L.A. Chargers, 4:05

Denver at San Francisco, 4:05

Detroit at Arizona, 4:25

Philadelphia at Dallas, 4:25

Pittsburgh at Oakland, 4:25

L.A. Rams at Chicago, 8:20

Monday, Dec. 10

Minnesota at Seattle, 8:15

NBA

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 20 5 .800 —

Philadelphia 17 8 .680 3

Boston 13 10 .565 6

Brooklyn 8 17 .320 12

New York 8 17 .320 12

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Charlotte 11 12 .478 —

Orlando 11 12 .478 —

Washington 10 14 .417 1.5

Miami 9 13 .409 1.5

Atlanta 5 19 .208 6.5

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Milwaukee 15 7 .682 —

Detroit 13 8 .619 1.5

Indiana 13 10 .565 2.5

Cleveland 5 18 .217 10.5

Chicago 5 19 .208 11

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Memphis 13 9 .591 —

Dallas 11 10 .524 1.5

New Orleans 12 13 .480 2.5

San Antonio 11 12 .478 2.5

Houston 11 12 .478 2.5

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Denver 16 7 .696 —

Oklahoma City 15 7 .682 .5

Portland 13 10 .565 3

Minnesota 12 12 .500 4.5

Utah 11 13 .458 5.5

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Clippers 16 7 .696 —

Golden State 16 9 .640 1

L.A. Lakers 14 9 .609 2

Sacramento 11 11 .500 4.5

Phoenix 4 19 .174 12

Monday’s Games

Oklahoma City 110, Detroit 83

Cleveland 99, Brooklyn 97

Denver 106, Toronto 103

Golden State 128, Atlanta 111

Washington 110, New York 107

L.A. Clippers 129, New Orleans 126

Minnesota 103, Houston 91

Tuesday’s Games

Chicago at Indiana, 7

Orlando at Miami, 7:30

Portland at Dallas, 8:30

Sacramento at Phoenix, 9

San Antonio at Utah, 9

Wednesday’s Games

Denver at Orlando, 7

Golden State at Cleveland, 7

Oklahoma City at Brooklyn, 7:30

Washington at Atlanta, 7:30

Charlotte at Minnesota, 8

Dallas at New Orleans, 8

Detroit at Milwaukee, 8

L.A. Clippers at Memphis, 8

Philadelphia at Toronto, 8

San Antonio at L.A. Lakers, 10:30

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

East

Delaware St. 102, Cairn 66

Georgetown 88, Liberty 78

Niagara 71, Pittsburgh 70

St. Francis Brooklyn 104, St. Joseph’s (BKN) 75

South

ETSU 107, Reinhardt 60

Florida St. 83, Troy 67

Georgia 92, Texas Southern 75

UMBC 71, Coppin St. 60

Vermont 72, George Mason 67

Virginia 83, Morgan St. 45

Midwest

DePaul 65, Florida A&M 50

Iowa St. 81, N. Dakota St. 59

Michigan St. 90, Iowa 68

Wisconsin 69, Rutgers 64

Southwest

Texas A&M 80, Northwestern St. 59

Far West

CS Northridge 90, Pepperdine 83

Montana 80, College of Idaho 52

The AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ men’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 2, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and last week’s ranking:

Record Pts Prv

1. Gonzaga (43) 8-0 1578 1

2. Kansas (19) 6-0 1539 2

3. Duke (1) 7-1 1463 3

4. Virginia (1) 7-0 1367 4

5. Michigan 8-0 1339 7

6. Nevada 8-0 1300 5

7. Tennessee 6-1 1238 6

8. Auburn 6-1 1154 8

9. Kentucky 7-1 1070 10

10. Michigan St. 6-2 915 9

11. Florida St. 6-1 871 15

12. Wisconsin 7-1 809 22

13. Texas Tech 7-0 783 20

14. North Carolina 6-2 782 11

15. Virginia Tech 6-1 675 13

16. Kansas St 6-1 629 12

17. Buffalo 7-0 515 21

18. Iowa 6-1 417 14

19. Ohio St. 7-1 385 16

20. Arizona St 7-0 384 -

21. Villanova 6-2 356 23

22. Mississippi St. 6-1 243 25

23. Maryland 7-1 204 24

24. Nebraska 7-1 176 -

25. Furman 8-0 101 -

Others receiving votes: Purdue 100, Syracuse 62, Marquette 47, Iowa St. 46, Texas 44, Creighton 42, St. John’s 39, Houston 30, NC State 14, Indiana 13, Arizona 12, Louisville 11, Clemson 11, Radford 9, TCU 9, Notre Dame 3, Arkansas 3, Oregon 3, UCLA 3, Florida 2, Boston College 2, Davidson 1, Oklahoma 1.

NHL

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 28 20 7 1 41 108 80

Toronto 27 19 8 0 38 98 70

Buffalo 28 17 8 3 37 86 78

Boston 26 14 8 4 32 71 64

Montreal 27 12 10 5 29 83 88

Ottawa 27 12 12 3 27 98 109

Detroit 27 12 12 3 27 76 87

Florida 25 10 10 5 25 82 91

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Washington 26 15 8 3 33 95 83

Columbus 26 15 9 2 32 90 83

Islanders 25 13 9 3 29 76 72

Rangers 28 13 12 3 29 80 88

Carolina 26 12 10 4 28 66 71

Pittsburgh 25 10 10 5 25 83 84

Philadelphia 25 11 12 2 24 76 88

New Jersey 26 9 12 5 23 75 91

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Nashville 28 19 8 1 39 90 67

Colorado 27 16 6 5 37 99 73

Winnipeg 26 16 8 2 34 91 77

Dallas 28 15 10 3 33 78 72

Minnesota 26 14 10 2 30 83 76

Chicago 28 9 14 5 23 77 104

St. Louis 25 9 13 3 21 74 85

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Calgary 27 16 9 2 34 91 76

Anaheim 29 14 10 5 33 70 83

San Jose 28 13 10 5 31 85 89

Vegas 28 14 13 1 29 82 78

Edmonton 27 13 12 2 28 71 83

Arizona 25 12 11 2 26 66 66

Vancouver 29 11 15 3 25 82 102

Los Angeles 27 10 16 1 21 58 82

Note: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Monday’s Games

Tampa Bay 5, New Jersey 1

Nashville 2, Buffalo 1

Dallas 4, Edmonton 1

Tuesday’s Games

Winnipeg at N.Y. Islanders, 7

Boston at Florida, 7

Calgary at Columbus, 7

Colorado at Pittsburgh, 7

Ottawa at Montreal, 7:30

Tampa Bay at Detroit, 7:30

Toronto at Buffalo, 7:30

Washington at Vegas, 10

Minnesota at Vancouver, 10

Arizona at Los Angeles, 10:30

Wednesday’s Games

Edmonton at St. Louis, 8

Chicago at Anaheim, 10:30

Carolina at San Jose, 10:30

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MINOR HOCKEY

Eastern Conrference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Charlotte 24 17 6 1 0 35 82 65

Bridgeport 24 13 7 3 1 30 79 80

Lehigh Valley 21 13 6 1 1 28 86 72

Springfield 21 12 6 1 2 27 80 68

Hartford 23 11 9 1 2 25 73 80

Providence 22 10 8 4 0 24 72 67

WB/Scranton 23 9 10 3 1 22 71 72

Hershey 23 10 12 0 1 21 59 75

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Rochester 21 13 6 2 0 28 72 65

Syracuse 19 12 5 2 0 26 73 53

Cleveland 22 11 8 3 0 25 71 80

Binghamton 24 10 11 3 0 23 67 84

Toronto 21 9 8 2 2 22 86 87

Utica 24 10 12 1 1 22 70 89

Belleville 23 10 12 1 0 21 71 78

Laval 24 8 13 2 1 19 62 68

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Iowa 22 13 4 3 2 31 78 55

Milwaukee 24 14 7 3 0 31 68 62

Grand Rapids 22 13 7 0 2 28 73 68

Rockford 24 10 9 1 4 25 56 69

Chicago 22 10 9 2 1 23 83 78

Texas 21 10 9 1 1 22 82 72

Manitoba 22 10 11 1 0 21 55 72

San Antonio 24 9 14 1 0 19 60 73

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

San Jose 19 13 3 1 2 29 69 44

Tucson 19 11 5 2 1 25 69 63

Colorado 21 10 7 3 1 24 63 70

Stockton 23 11 11 1 0 23 80 95

Ontario 20 9 8 2 1 21 72 83

Bakersfield 18 10 8 0 0 20 64 54

San Diego 18 8 8 1 1 18 64 69

Note: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss.

Monday’s Games

San Jose 5, San Diego 3

Wednesday’s Games

Hartford at Bridgeport, 7

Providence at Toronto, 7

San Antonio at Grand Rapids, 7

Cleveland at Lehigh Valley, 7:05

Utica at Rochester, 7:05

Chicago at Iowa, 8

Milwaukee at Texas, 8

Manitoba at Bakersfield, 9:30

Tucson at San Diego, 10

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

NCAA Division I Ice Hockey Poll

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The top 20 teams in the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey poll, compiled by U.S. College Hockey Online, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 2 and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. UMass (26) 12-1-0 964 3

2. St. Cloud St (22) 11-1-2 959 1

3. Minnesota St (1) 12-2-0 880 4

4. Minn Duluth (1) 10-3-1 876 2

5. Notre Dame 10-4-1 733 8

6. Denver 7-3-2 714 7

7. Ohio State 9-4-3 713 5

8. Quinnipiac 13-2-0 687 9

9. Penn State 10-4-1 565 6

10. Providence 8-4-3 548 10

11. Union 8-3-2 499 11

12. Bowling Green 10-3-2 467 12

13. Northeastern 9-3-1 459 13

14. North Dakota 8-6-1 322 15

15. Michigan 6-6-3 178 14

16. Clarkson 8-5-0 169 17

17. Miami 9-6-3 168 —

18. Cornell 6-5-0 162 16

19. Arizona State 10-6-0 146 18

20. Michigan Tech 8-5-1 103 —

Others receiving votes: Western Michigan 88, Yale 45, Minnesota 17, Lake Superior 11, Princeton 9, Air Force 6, Harvard 3, Colorado College 2, American International 2, Dartmouth 2, Boston College 2, Wisconsin 1.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Thursday

TENNESSEE 4 Jacksonville

Sunday

KANSAS CITY 7 Baltimore

HOUSTON 41/2 Indianapolis

Carolina 1 CLEVE

GREEN BAY 6 Atlanta

New Orleans 8 TAMPA

BUFFALO 31/2 NY Jets

New England 8 MIAMI

LA Rams 3 CHICAGO

WASHINGTON 2 NY Giants

Denver 51/2 SAN FRAN

LA CHARGERS 14 Cincinnati

Detroit 21/2 ARIZONA

DALLAS 4 Philadelphia

Pittsburgh 111/2 OAKLAND

Monday

SEATTLE 31/2 Minnesota

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Saturday

x-Army 7 Navy

x-At Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

INDIANA 81/2 Chicago

MIAMI 21/2 Orlando

DALLAS 11/2 Portland

Sacramento 6 PHOENIX

UTAH 6 San Ant

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

BOSTON COLL 31/2 Providence

DAYTON 131/2 Detroit

PENN ST 21/2 Indiana

Miami-Florida 41/2 PENN

SYRACUSE 11 Northeastern

CINCINNATI 101/2 N Kentucky

C Michigan 61/2 YOUNGS ST

Bradley 41/2 ARK LR

ALABAMA 71/2 Georgia St

Evansville 11/2 ARK ST

MISSOURI 111/2 UT Arling

MARQUETTE 211/2 Utep

Michigan 61/2 N’WEST

CLEMSON 22 St. Peter’s

Furman 7 ELON

KANSAS 151/2 Wofford

MEMPHIS 11/2 S Dakota St

COLORADO 101/2 S Dakota

Jimmy V Classic

Madison Square Garden

Oklahoma 3 Notre Dame

Florida 11/2 W Virginia

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

COLUMBUS Even-1/2 Calgary

PITTSBURGH Even-1/2 Colorado

Winnipeg Even-1/2 ISLANDERS

FLORIDA Even-1/2 Boston

Toronto Even-1/2 BUFFALO

MONTREAL 1/2-1 Ottawa

Tampa Bay Even-1/2 DETROIT

VEGAS Even-1/2 Washington

Minnesota 1/2-1 VAN

LOS ANGELES Even-1/2 Arizona

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BASEBALL

American League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Named Jeremy Reed hitting coach, Doug White pitching coach, Jesus Feliciano outfield/first base coach, Mike Gallego infield/third base coach, Shawn Wooten assistant hitting coach, Paul Sorrento hitting instructor, Jose Molikna catching coach and Andrew Bailey bullpen coach.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Traded 2B Robinson Cano, RHP Edwin Diaz and cash to the N.Y. Mets for OF Jay Bruce, OF Jarred Kelenic and RHPs Anthony Swarzak, Gerson Bautista and Justin Dunn.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with manager Dave Roberts on a four-year contract.

MIAMI MARLINS — Signed 1B Pedro Alvarez, SS Dixon Machado, RHP R.J. Alvarez, 3B Jon Berti and Deven Marrero, Cs Bryan Holaday and Rodrigo Vigil, OFs Gabriel Guerrero and Harold Ramiez and LHPs Mike Kickham and Brian Moran to minor league contracts.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Traded 1B Carlos Santana and INF J.P. Crawford to Seattle for SS Jean Segura, LHP James Pazos and RHP Juan Nicasio.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

CHICAGO BULLS — Fired coach Fred Hoiberg. Promoted associate head coach Jim Boylen to head coach.

WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Recalled F Okaro White from Capital City (NBAGL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Fired defensive line coach Brady Hoke and assistant secondary/cornerbacks coach Jeff Imamura. Promoted assistant defensive line coach Sam Mills III to defensive line coach.

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Released OT Joe Barksdale. Promoted WR Dylan Cantrell from the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Waived OL Ian Silberman. Claimed OL Denzelle Good off waivers from Indianapolis.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Waived RB Dalyn Dawkins. Released OL Jordan Morgan from the practice squad. Signed RB Jeremy McNichols from Denver’s practice squad. Signed CB Kenneth Durden to the practice squad.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NHL — Suspended Detroit F Tyler Bertuzzi two games for roughing and unsportsmanlike conduct against Colorado F Matt Calvert during a Dec. 2 game.

ARIZONA COYOTES — Recalled F Conor Garland from Tucson (AHL).

BUFFALO SABRES — Recalled G Jonas Johansson from Cincinnati (ECHL) to Rochester (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Claimed LW Brendan Leipsic off waivers from Vancouver.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Assigned G Michael McNiven from Laval (AHL) to Brampton (ECHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS — Assigned LW Matt Beleskey, G Alexander Georgiev and C Vinni Lettieri to Hartford (AHL). Reassigned F Ryan Gropp from Hartfrord to Maine (AHL). Called up D Vince Pedrie from Maine to Hartford. Recalled G Dustin Tokarski from Hartford.

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS — Named Chuck Fletcher general manager.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS — Traded F Daniel Sprong to Anaheim for D Marcus Petterson.

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Recalled Fs Jordan Nolan and Jordan Kyrou and D Chris Butler from San Antonio (AHL).

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Traded F Josh Leivo to Vancouver for F Michael Carcone. Recalled D Travis Dermott from Toronto (AHL).

American Hockey League

HARTFORD WOLF PACK — Released F Terrence Wallin from a professional tryout agreement and returned him to Maine (ECHL).

LAVAL ROCKET — Recalled G Etienne Marcoux from Brampton (ECHL).

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Recalled F Jared Thomas from Tulsa (ECHL).

SAN DIEGO GULLS — Reassigned D Scott Moldenhauer to Tulsa (ECHL).

SAN JOSE BARRACUDA — Assigned F Ivan Kosorenkov to Worcester (ECHL).

STOCKTON HEAT — Assigned D Willie Raskob to Kansas City (ECHL).

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Rapid City F Shaquille Merasty five games and Wichita D Travis Brown one game.

WHEELING NAILERS — Released G Nick Niedert as emergency backup.

OLYMPIC SPORTS

USA SWIMMING — Named California coach Dave Durden coach of the 2020 U.S. Olympic men’s team and Stanford coach Greg Meehan coach of the women’s team.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

LOS ANGELES FC — Re-signed M Mark-Anthony Kaye to a three-year contract extension.

PHILADELPHIA UNION — Named Oka Nikolov assistant coach/director of goalkeeping.

United Soccer League

OTTAWA FURY — Signed M/F Christiano Francois.

COLLEGE

EAST CAROLINA — Named Jon Gilbert athletic director and Mike Houston football coach.

FLORIDA STATE — DE Brian Burns will enter the NFL draft.

LIBERTY — Announced the retirement of football coach Turner Gill.

MASSACHUSETTS — Named Walt Bell football coach.

N.C. STATE — WR Kelvin Harmon will enter the NFL draft.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Named Chris Maxon associate athletic director for development.

OKLAHOMA STATE — RB Justice Hill will enter the NFL draft.

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE — Named Josiah Shepherd and Pete Olson assistant baseball coaches.

SOUTH CAROLINA — Senior WR Deebo Samuel announced he was skipping the Belk Bowl so he can prepare for the NFL draft.

TEMPLE — Named Edward Darrah mental health and performance counselor.

TEXAS SOUTHERN — Named Clarence McKinney football coach.