Sports agate — Dec. 5, 2017

Published Dec 5, 2017 at 4:00pm

BASKETBALL

Girls

Adirondack 43, Little Falls 33

ADIRONDACK — A. Kranbuhl 11, B. Kranbuhl 8, Sanford 6, Roberts 6, Hennessey 4, McConnell 4, Miller 2, Curtiss 2.

LITTLE FALLS — Morotti 10, Failing 7, Langdon 6, Sylstra 5, Perrone 5.

Three-point baskets: Adirondack, Sanford 2; Little Falls, Morotti 2, Sylstra, Failing, Perrone.

Clinton 46, Westmoreland 29

CLINTON — Trunfio 15, Maxam 12, Seward 7, Gale 6, Chmielewski 4, Walters 2.

WESTMORELAND — Muller 11, Nolan 5, Shackelford 5, Enos 4, Murphy 2, Madore 2.

Three-point baskets: Clinton, Trunfio 2.

Halftime: Clinton 23, Westmoreland 11.

VOLLEYBALL

Girls

Oneida 22-25-25-25,

New Hartford 25-23-19-15

Oneida leaders: Ford 6 kills; Fox 11 assists; Friske 4 aces, 4 kills; Jones 4 blocks, 9 kills; Moyer 2 aces, 4 assists 2 kills; Pickard 3 blocks, 11 kills; Smith 2 aces, 6 kills; Vecchiano 24 assists.

Westmoreland 25-21-25-25,

Holland Patent 8-25-9-11

Westmoreland leaders: Pastorella 2 aces, 3 kills, 11 assists, 7 digs; Jones 2 aces; Granza 11 digs; 4 aces; Rubino 6 aces, 4 kills, 11 assists, 2 digs; Golden 2 assists, 2 digs, 3 blocks, 12 kills; Ricci 2 aces, 3 kills, 10 digs; Taverne 7 digs, 2 blocks, 4 kills, 5 aces.

HP leaders: Adamo 2 aces, Dorsino 2 assists; Swancott 2 assists; Bartell 3 aces; Homer 6 digs, 4 kills; Plunkett 3 kills; Robenski 3 aces; Boulerice 8 digs; Brown 2 aces.

Whitesboro 25-25-25, RFA 18-14-9

RFA leaders: Bartolotti 4 kills; Castillo 5 assists; Guiliano 5 digs; Keeney 4 kills.

Whitesboro leaders: Burke 9 kills, 3 digs; Boehlert 3 aces, 8 kills, 2 digs; Herman 27 assists; Busczek 3 aces, 4 kills, 2 digs.

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Edward Rakowski and Merle Foster, 288 and 781. Robert Kipp, 762; Paul Panek, 740; Loreto Guiliano, 736; Bradly Long, 735; Josh Talbot, 709; Brenton Joy, 706; Evelyn Hluska, 687; Gary Jordan, 686; Thomas Hluska Jr., 681; Robert Rieck, 680; Rakowski, 663; Jonathon Fogg, 657; Edwin Chang, 654; Wayne Williams II, 652; David Allen, 645; William Gifford II, 625; Charles Kipp and Donald Narrows, 624s; Tristan Tormey, 622; Edward Krutz, 619; Ronald Cieslewitz, 618.

Crescent Girls League

Val Lovenguth and Lisa Schmidt, 184 and 506.

National Football League

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 10 2 0 .833 348 223

Buffalo 6 6 0 .500 227 283

N.Y. Jets 5 7 0 .417 266 288

Miami 5 7 0 .417 209 298

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Tennessee 8 4 0 .667 266 282

Jacksonville 8 4 0 .667 299 178

Houston 4 8 0 .333 296 309

Indianapolis 3 9 0 .250 205 330

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Pittsburgh 10 2 0 .833 281 213

Baltimore 7 5 0 .583 280 207

Cincinnati 5 7 0 .417 219 238

Cleveland 0 12 0 .000 176 308

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Kansas City 6 6 0 .500 303 274

L.A. Chargers 6 6 0 .500 268 212

Oakland 6 6 0 .500 249 278

Denver 3 9 0 .250 206 315

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Philadelphia 10 2 0 .833 361 215

Dallas 6 6 0 .500 286 284

Washington 5 7 0 .417 272 314

N.Y. Giants 2 10 0 .167 189 291

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 9 3 0 .750 353 243

Carolina 8 4 0 .667 269 238

Atlanta 7 5 0 .583 274 244

Tampa Bay 4 8 0 .333 243 288

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Minnesota 10 2 0 .833 285 204

Detroit 6 6 0 .500 314 308

Green Bay 6 6 0 .500 258 281

Chicago 3 9 0 .250 191 267

West

W L T Pct PF PA

L.A. Rams 9 3 0 .750 361 222

Seattle 8 4 0 .667 290 222

Arizona 5 7 0 .417 219 310

San Francisco 2 10 0 .167 202 298

Thursday’s Games

Dallas 38, Washington 14

Sunday’s Games

Minnesota 14, Atlanta 9

San Francisco 15, Chicago 14

New England 23, Buffalo 3

Green Bay 26, Tampa Bay 20, OT

Jacksonville 30, Indianapolis 10

Baltimore 44, Detroit 20

N.Y. Jets 38, Kansas City 31

Miami 35, Denver 9

Tennessee 24, Houston 13

L.A. Chargers 19, Cleveland 10

New Orleans 31, Carolina 21

Oakland 24, N.Y. Giants 17

L.A. Rams 32, Arizona 16

Seattle 24, Philadelphia 10

Monday’s Games

Pittsburgh 23, Cincinnati 20

Thursday, Dec. 7

New Orleans at Atlanta, 8:25

Sunday, Dec. 10

Oakland at Kansas City, 1

San Francisco at Houston, 1

Minnesota at Carolina, 1

Chicago at Cincinnati, 1

Green Bay at Cleveland, 1

Detroit at Tampa Bay, 1

Indianapolis at Buffalo, 1

Dallas at N.Y. Giants, 1

Washington at L.A. Chargers, 4:05

Tennessee at Arizona, 4:05

N.Y. Jets at Denver, 4:05

Seattle at Jacksonville, 4:25

Philadelphia at L.A. Rams, 4:25

Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 8:30

Monday, Dec. 11

New England at Miami, 8:30

National Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Tampa Bay 26 18 6 2 38 95 67

Toronto 28 17 10 1 35 99 84

Montreal 28 13 12 3 29 78 86

Boston 25 12 9 4 28 69 73

Detroit 27 10 12 5 25 74 90

Ottawa 25 9 10 6 24 74 86

Florida 27 10 13 4 24 79 93

Buffalo 27 6 17 4 16 56 94

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Columbus 27 17 9 1 35 79 66

NY Islanders 26 16 8 2 34 99 86

New Jersey 26 15 7 4 34 80 80

Washington 28 16 11 1 33 84 84

Pittsburgh 28 15 10 3 33 83 91

NY Rangers 26 14 10 2 30 87 78

Carolina 25 11 9 5 27 72 77

Philadelphia 27 9 11 7 25 75 83

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Winnipeg 27 17 6 4 38 94 71

Nashville 27 17 7 3 37 87 78

St. Louis 27 17 8 2 36 88 72

Dallas 27 16 10 1 33 84 76

Minnesota 26 13 10 3 29 78 77

Chicago 27 12 10 5 29 82 73

Colorado 25 12 11 2 26 79 82

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Los Angeles 28 17 8 3 37 85 61

Vegas 26 16 9 1 33 90 82

San Jose 26 14 10 2 30 66 61

Vancouver 27 13 10 4 30 75 77

Calgary 27 14 12 1 29 80 88

Anaheim 27 11 11 5 27 72 82

Edmonton 27 11 14 2 24 78 92

Arizona 30 7 18 5 19 73 104

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

Washington 4, San Jose 1

N.Y. Islanders 5, Florida 4, SO

Nashville 5, Boston 3

Philadelphia 5, Calgary 2

Tuesday’s Games

New Jersey at Columbus, 7

N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay, 7:30

N.Y. Rangers at Pittsburgh, 7:30

Winnipeg at Detroit, 7:30

St. Louis at Montreal, 7:30

Nashville at Dallas, 8:30

Buffalo at Colorado, 9

Anaheim at Vegas, 10

Minnesota at Los Angeles, 10

Carolina at Vancouver, 10

Wednesday’s Games

Calgary at Toronto, 7:30

Chicago at Washington, 8

Philadelphia at Edmonton, 9:30

Ottawa at Anaheim, 10

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WB/Scranton 20 13 5 1 1 28 76 61

Providence 21 13 6 2 0 28 61 51

Charlotte 23 14 8 0 1 29 84 70

Lehigh Valley 23 13 7 1 2 29 83 80

Bridgeport 22 12 8 1 1 26 71 62

Hershey 24 11 10 0 3 25 66 78

Hartford 24 8 12 3 1 20 63 87

Springfield 25 9 15 1 0 19 69 80

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Toronto 23 18 5 0 0 36 75 44

Rochester 22 12 5 3 2 29 77 70

Utica 21 10 9 1 1 22 62 64

Syracuse 22 10 9 1 2 23 65 70

Laval 24 10 9 3 2 25 78 87

Belleville 24 10 11 0 3 23 68 85

Binghamton 21 7 11 3 0 17 57 70

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Manitoba 24 17 5 1 1 36 90 52

Rockford 23 13 9 1 0 27 73 68

Iowa 22 11 8 3 0 25 68 68

Milwaukee 21 11 9 1 0 23 60 61

Grand Rapids 22 9 10 0 3 21 70 71

Cleveland 19 7 8 2 2 18 41 59

Chicago 21 5 11 4 1 15 56 72

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Tucson 17 10 4 2 1 23 58 47

Stockton 20 12 6 0 2 26 66 52

Texas 23 13 9 0 1 27 68 78

San Antonio 22 12 9 1 0 25 73 69

Ontario 18 9 8 0 1 19 41 39

San Jose 18 9 8 0 1 19 49 51

Bakersfield 20 8 10 2 0 18 52 61

San Diego 19 8 10 1 0 17 59 72

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

Monday’s Games

No games scheduled

Tuesday’s Games

San Diego at Milwaukee, 8

Bakersfield at San Antonio, 8

Iowa at Texas, 8:30

Ontario at Tucson, 9:05

Wednesday’s Games

Syracuse at Utica, 7

Binghamton at Laval, 7

WB/Scranton at Lehigh Valley, 7:05

San Diego at Chicago, 8

Stockton at San Jose, 10

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COLLEGE HOCKEY

NCAA Division I 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. 3 and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pvs

1. Denver (39) 9-3-2 987 1

2. St. Cloud St. (9) 11-2-0 947 2

3. Clarkson (1) 13-3-1 879 3

4. Notre Dame (1) 14-3-1 874 4

5. N. Dakota 10-4-4 792 6

6. Cornell 10-2-0 756 5

7. Minnesota 10-7-1 667 7

8. Minn State 9-5-0 643 8

9. Providence 9-6-1 571 9

10. Northeastern 9-5-1 467 12

11. W. Michigan 9-7-1 450 10

12. Wisconsin 10-7-2 432 14

13. N. Hampshire 8-5-1 412 13

14. Bos. College 9-6-2 396 15

15. Ohio State 8-4-4 388 11

16. Colgate 8-5-4 176 17

17. Minn Duluth 7-8-2 160 16

18. Penn State 9-7-2 138 NR

19. Union 9-7-1 115 19

20. Niagara 9-5-1 62 NR

Others receiving votes: UMass Lowell 36, Omaha 32, Bowling Green 30, Michigan 29, Boston University 28, Miami 13, Massachusetts 6, Canisius 5, Harvard 5, Army 3, Colorado College 1.

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 21 4 .840 —

Toronto 14 7 .667 5

Philadelphia 13 10 .565 7

New York 11 12 .478 9

Brooklyn 9 14 .391 11

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Washington 12 11 .522 —

Miami 11 12 .478 1

Charlotte 9 13 .409 2.5

Orlando 10 15 .400 3

Atlanta 5 18 .217 7

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cleveland 17 7 .708 —

Detroit 14 9 .609 2.5

Milwaukee 12 10 .545 4

Indiana 13 11 .542 4

Chicago 3 19 .136 13

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Houston 18 4 .818 —

San Antonio 16 8 .667 3

New Orleans 12 12 .500 7

Memphis 8 15 .348 10.5

Dallas 7 17 .292 12

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Portland 13 10 .565 —

Denver 13 10 .565 —

Minnesota 14 11 .560 —

Utah 13 11 .542 .5

Oklahoma City 10 12 .455 2.5

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 19 6 .760 —

L.A. Clippers 8 14 .364 9.5

Phoenix 9 16 .360 10

L.A. Lakers 8 15 .348 10

Sacramento 7 16 .304 11

Monday’s Games

Charlotte 104, Orlando 94

Indiana 115, New York 97

Phoenix 115, Philadelphia 101

Boston 111, Milwaukee 100

Brooklyn 110, Atlanta 90

Cleveland 113, Chicago 91

Golden State 125, New Orleans 115

Memphis 95, Minnesota 92

Dallas 122, Denver 105

San Antonio 96, Detroit 93

Utah 116, Washington 69

Tuesday’s Games

Phoenix at Toronto, 7:30

Utah at Oklahoma City, 8

Washington at Portland, 10

Wednesday’s Games

Atlanta at Orlando, 7

Chicago at Indiana, 7

Sacramento at Cleveland, 7

Dallas at Boston, 7:30

Memphis at New York, 7:30

Denver at New Orleans, 8

Detroit at Milwaukee, 8

Golden State at Charlotte, 8

Miami at San Antonio, 8:30

Minnesota at L.A. Clippers, 10:30

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Scores

East

Duquesne 86, Md.-Eastern Shore 61

LIU Brooklyn 75, Stony Brook 71

Quinnipiac 89, Columbia 87

Wisconsin 64, Penn St. 63

South

Coll. of Charleston 70, High Point 58

East Carolina 69, Campbell 66

Florida St. 83, Florida 66

Grambling St. 111, Tougaloo 95

Liberty 77, Georgia St. 74, OT

Lipscomb 69, Belmont 54

Penn 81, Howard 68

W. Carolina 72, Appalachian St. 71

Midwest

Indiana 77, Iowa 64

Iowa St. 94, N. Illinois 80

Missouri St. 71, N. Dakota St. 58

Ohio St. 71, Michigan 62

Southwest

Baylor 84, Sam Houston St. 56

Oklahoma 97, UTSA 85

Far West

Air Force 79, Western State 67

Saint Mary’s (Cal) 70, Sacramento St. 54

San Francisco 78, Cent. Arkansas 76

Seattle 99, Pacific Lutheran 69

AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 3, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

Record Pts Prv

1. Duke (65) 10-0 1625 1

2. Kansas 7-0 1525 2

3. Michigan St. 7-1 1500 3

4. Villanova 8-0 1434 4

5. Florida 5-1 1301 6

6. Wichita St. 6-1 1197 8

7. Texas A&M 7-0 1192 9

8. Kentucky 7-1 1174 7

9. Notre Dame 7-1 1156 5

10. Miami 7-0 1122 10

11. North Carolina 8-1 999 13

12. Gonzaga 7-1 856 15

13. Xavier 7-1 768 21

14. Minnesota 8-1 758 12

15. Virginia 8-0 728 18

16. Arizona St. 7-0 609 20

17. Cincinnati 7-1 583 11

18. West Virginia 7-1 557 19

19. Seton Hall 7-1 405 —

20. TCU 8-0 311 23

21. Purdue 8-2 266 —

22. Nevada 8-0 199 —

23. Baylor 5-2 182 16

24. Tennessee 6-1 96 —

25. Southern Cal 4-2 90 14

Others receiving votes: Texas Tech 82, UCLA 75, Rhode Island 73, Creighton 53, Louisville 50, Texas 32, Alabama 21, SMU 15, Mississippi St. 11, Kansas St 10, Arizona 10, Washington St 9, Georgia 9, Oklahoma 7, Providence 6, Florida St. 6, Clemson 5, Valparaiso 5, Georgetown 4, Texas Arlington 3, Oklahoma St. 3, Western Kentucky 2, Towson 1.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Thursday

New Orleans 1 ATLANTA

Sunday

TAMPA BAY OFF Detroit

CINCINNATI 61/2 Chicago

BUFFALO OFF Indianapolis

JACKSONVILLE 3 Seattle

KANSAS CITY 4 Oakland

Minnesota 3 CAROLINA

Green Bay 31/2 CLEVE

HOUSTON 21/2 San Fran

LA CHARGERS 6 Washington

NY Jets 11/2 DENVER

Tennessee 3 ARIZONA

LA RAMS 21/2 Philadelphia

Dallas 5 NY GIANTS

PITTSBURGH 7 Baltimore

Monday, Dec 11th

New England 11 MIAMI

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Saturday, Dec 9

Lincoln Financial Field

Philadelphia, Pa.

Navy 3 Army

Monday, Jan 1

Rose Bowl

Rose Bowl

Pasadena, Calif.

Oklahoma 11/2 Georgia

Sugar Bowl

Mercedes-Benz Superdome

New Orleans, La.

Alabama 2 Clemson

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

TORONTO 131/2 Phoenix

OK CITY OFF Utah

PORTLAND 51/2 Washington

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

BOWLING GREEN 31/2 Evansville

Wake Forest 71/2 CHAR

NOTRE DAME 171/2 Ball St

Michigan St 14 RUTGERS

Texas 5 VCU

WEST VIRGINIA 3 Virginia

ARKANSAS 161/2 Colorado St

MISSOURI 221/2 Miami-Ohio

TEXAS TECH 51/2 Nevada

TROY 21/2 Al-Brmnghm

y-Texas A&M 2 ARIZONA

BUTLER 5 Utah

Minnesota 6 NEBRASKA

TCU 41/2 Smu

PEPPERDINE 31/2 Cal River

Jimmy V Classic

Madison Square Garden

Villanova 5 Gonzaga

Syracuse 5 Connecticut

James Madison 41/2 CITADEL

DAVIDSON 241/2 Vmi

MARSHALL 61/2 Tenn Chat

C. MICHIGAN 2 Montana St

MEMPHIS 9 Samford

WICHITA ST 19 S. Dakota St

CREIGHTON 181/2 N. Dakota

ARKANSAS ST 7 Tenn Martin

DENVER 101/2 San Jose St

C. SANTA BARB 101/2 Neb Omaha

OREGON ST 131/2 E. Kentucky

z-UNLV 17 O. Roberts

GEORGIA 111/2 Winthrop

MARQUETTE 3 Vermont

DUKE 261/2 St. Fran, PA

St. John’s 5 G. CANYON

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HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

COLUMBUS 1/2-1 New Jersey

TAMPA BAY 1/2-1 NY Islanders

PITTSBURGH Even-1/2 NY Rangers

MONTREAL Even-1/2 St. Louis

Winnipeg Even-1/2 DETROIT

DALLAS Even-1/2 Nashville

COLORADO Even-1/2 Buffalo

VANCOUVER Even-1/2 Carolina

VEGAS Even-1/2 Anaheim

L. ANGELES Even-1/2 Minnesota

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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with RHP Tyler Thornburg on a one-year contract.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Named Omar Vizquel manager for Winston-Salem (Carolina).

NEW YORK YANKEES — Named Aaron Boone manager and agreed to terms on a three-year contract. Signed pitching coach Larry Rothschild to a one-year contract.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Named Al Pedrique first base coach. Moved Mike Aldrete to assistant hitting coach and Marcus Jensen to bullpen coach.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Named Brian DeLunas bullpen coach.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Tony Barnette to a one-year contract. Agreed to terms with RHP Chi Chi Gonzalez, OF Anthony Gose, LHP David Hurlbut and INF Christian Lopes on minor league contracts.

National League

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Named Matt Stairs hitting coach, Skip Schumaker first base coach and Josh Johnson infielders coach. Reassigned first base coach Johnny Washington to assistant hitting coach.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Removed official Courtney Kirkland from the league’s officiating rotation for one week and suspended Golden State G Shaun Livingston one game for their roles in an on-court altercation during a Dec. 3 game at Miami.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Assigned F Ivan Rabb to Memphis (NBAGL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL — Suspended New England TE Rob Gronkowski one game for a violation of unnecessary roughness rules in a Dec. 3 game against Buffalo.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Waived RB Terrence Magee. Signed CB Leon McFadden.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed RB Matt Jones. Placed CB Pierre Desir on injured reserve. Signed CB Taurean Nixon to the practice squad.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Fired coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese. Named Steve Spagnuolo interim coach and Kevin Abrams interim general manager.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Announced WR Michael Crabtree was reinstated from reserve/suspended list. Waived DT Darius Latham.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed WR Robert Davis from practice squad. Claimed OL Kyle Kalis off waivers from Indianapolis. Waived LB Pete Robertson and DL Caraun Reid.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ARIZONA COYOTES — Signed D Pierre-Olivier Joseph to a three-year, entry-level contract.

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned C Kalle Kossila to San Diego (AHL).

ARIZONA COYOTES — Recalled D Kyle Capobianco from Tucson (AHL).

BUFFALO SABRES — Placed F Matt Moulson on waivers. Recalled F Evan Rodrigues from Rochester (AHL).

COLORADO AVALANCHE — Recalled F Rocco Grimaldi from San Antonio (AHL). Reassigned F Dominic Toninato to San Antonio.

DALLAS STARS — Reassigned F Jason Dickinson to Texas (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS — Acquired a 2019 fifth-round draft pick from Buffalo for LW Scott Wilson.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled G Juuse Saros from Milwaukee (AHL). Assigned G Anders Lindback to Milwaukee.

American Hockey League

MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Recalled Derek Army from Wheeling (ECHL).

ECHL

ECHL — Suspended Utah’s Jon Puskar one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in a Dec. 2 game at Colorado. Suspended Rapid City’s Michael Sdao three games and fined him an undisclosed for his actions in a Dec. 2 game at Allen. Suspended Wheeling’s Jeff Taylor four additional games for leaving the bench during an altercation during a Dec. 2 game against Reading. Suspended Reading’s Loic Leduc three games for his game misconduct for physical abuse of an official and suspended Wheeling’s Garrett Meurs one additional game for his tripping infraction in the Dec. 2 game.

OLYMPIC SPORTS

USA SWIMMING — Named Isabelle McLemore senior director of communications.

COLLEGE

NEBRASKA — Named Greg Austin offensive line coach, Erik Chinander defensive coordinator, Mike Dawson defensive line coach, Jovan Dewitt outside linebackers-special teams coach, Travis Fisher defensive backs coach, Ryan Held running backs coach and Mario Verduzco quarterbacks coach.

TEXAS — Announced junior cornerback Holton Hill will enter the NFL draft.

TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY — Named Alfred Castillo athletic trainer.