Sports agate — Jan. 10, 2017

Published Jan 10, 2017 at 4:00pm

BASKETBALL

Girls

Oriskany 52, Morrisville-Eaton 32

M-E — Sternburg 4, Phillips 13, Koehl 6, Baird 3, Villnave 6.

ORISKANY — Matt. Hoehn 7, Buck 8, Madd. Hoehn 9, Fahy 12, Merrell 10, Donohue 6.

Three-point baskets: M-E, n/a; Oriskany, Madd. Hoehn 2, Merrell, Matt. Hoehn.

Halftime: Oriskany 25, M-E 14

BOWLING

Boys

At Adirondack Lanes

Holland Patent 5, Herkimer 0

Herkimer high game and series: Morra, 176 and 466.

HP high game and series: Burkett, 245 and 627.

Girls

At Adirondack Lanes

Herkimer 4, Holland Patent 1

Herkimer high game and series: Tangorra, 133 and 385.

HP high game and series: Merrill, 169 and 388.

VOLLEYBALL

Girls

VVS 25-25-25, RFA 12-23-14

RFA: Carpenter 4 digs; Casadei 4 kills; Castillo 2 aces, 3 assists, 4 digs; Stone 5 kills, 3 blocks; Sestito 3 kills; Guiliano 9 digs; Meyers 9 assists; Pociecha 2 digs; Harris 2 digs.

VVS: Baker 2 aces, 13 assists, 3 digs; Burback 4 aces, 17 kills, 3 blocks, 6 digs; Frank 5 digs; Lehmann 2 kills, 10 assists, 5 digs; Oliver 10 digs; Roberts 2 aces, 5 kills, 3 digs; Schwebe 4 kills, 2 digs; Wayland-Smith 2 aces, 4 kills, 2 digs; Winn 2 digs.

Oneida 25-23-25-25,
Proctor 23-25-22-22

PROCTOR: Montik 3 aces, 24 assists, 3 digs; Beard 7 kills, 2 digs; Vuong 8 kills, 9 digs; Khiamdavanh 3 aces, 3 kills, 12 digs; Bevivino 2 aces, 4 kills, 11 digs; Marsala 12 digs; Isanovic 2 aces, 4 kills, 5 digs.

ONEIDA: D’Arcangelis 3 assists, 13 digs; Ford 7 digs; Friske 10 digs, 3 kills; Jones 2 blocks 5 kills; Pickard 3 blocks, 7 kills; Rice 5 digs, 9 kills; Smith 2 digs, 3 kills; Vecchiaro 25 assists, 5 digs; White 4 aces, 8 digs.

Westmoreland 16-16-25-25-25,
Holland Patent 25-25-13-12-23

WESTMORELAND: Ricci 30 service points, 7 aces; Pastorella 12 service points, 5 aces, 13 assists, 4 kills; Taverne 5 kills, 5 blocks.

HP: Buchanan 9 kills, 2 aces; Lukushevich 6 kills, 23 assists, 3 blocks.

KING PIN LANES

Franklin Hotel League

Donald Narrows II and Evelyn Hluska, 279 and 753. Merle Foster, 713; Jason Burning, 711; Roger Van Slyke II, 708; Edward Rakowski, 707; Robert Kipp, 700; Loreto Guiliano, 691; Edwin Chang, 677; Paul Louis Jr., 677; Wyatt Hasty, 672; Heather Crumb, 654; Charles Kipp, 650; Kevin Kotary, 649; Edward Marsh, 645; James Young, 644; David Seaton, 642; Rick Adams, 640; Vincent Narolis, 637; Ryan Langone, 634; Michael Luce, 624; Nathan Metott, 624; Narrows II, 618; Don Narrows, 612; Edward Krutz, 611; James Neverette, 608.

NFL Playoffs

Wild-card Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 7

Houston 27, Oakland 14

Seattle 26, Detroit 6

Sunday, Jan. 8

Pittsburgh 30, Miami 12

Green Bay 38, N.Y. Giants 13

Divisional Playoffs

Saturday, Jan. 14

Seattle at Atlanta, 4:35 (FOX)

Houston at New England, 8:15 (CBS)

Sunday, Jan. 15

Pittsburgh at Kansas City, 1:05 (NBC)

Green Bay at Dallas, 4:40 (FOX)

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Monday’s Game

College Football Championship

Tampa, Fla.

Clemson 35, Alabama 31

Saturday, Jan. 21

East-West Shrine Classic

At St. Petersburg, Fla.

West vs. East, 3 (NFL)

NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

At Carson, Calif.

National vs. American, 4

Saturday, Jan. 28

Senior Bowl

At Mobile, Ala.

South vs. North, 2:30 (NFL)

Monday’s Summary

Clemson 35, Alabama 31

Clemson 0 7 7 21—35

Alabama 7 7 10 7—31

First Quarter

BAMA-Scarbrough 25 run (Griffith kick), 9:23

Second Quarter

BAMA-Scarbrough 37 run (Griffith kick), 10:42

CLE-Watson 8 run (Huegel kick), 6:09

Third Quarter

BAMA-FG Griffith 27, 12:25

CLE-Renfrow 24 pass from Watson (Huegel kick), 7:10

BAMA-Howard 68 pass from Hurts (Griffith kick), 1:53

Fourth Quarter

CLE-M.Williams 4 pass from Watson (Huegel kick), 14:00

CLE-Gallman 1 run (Huegel kick), 4:38

BAMA-Hurts 30 run (Griffith kick), 2:07

CLE-Renfrow 2 pass from Watson (Huegel kick), :01

A-74,512.

CLE BAMA

First downs 31 16

Rushes-yards 42-91 34-221

Passing 420 155

Comp-Att-Int 36-57-0 14-32-0

Return Yards 133 66

Punts-Avg. 9-37.33 10-41.5

Fumbles-Lost 2-2 1-0

Penalties-Yards 3-35 9-82

Time of Possession 34:44 25:16

Individual Statistics

RUSHING-Clemson, Gallman 18-46, Watson 21-43, Fuller 1-3, A.Scott 1-0, (Team) 1-(minus 1). Alabama, Scarbrough 16-93, Hurts 10-63, A.Stewart 1-25, D.Harris 5-24, Jacobs 2-16.

PASSING-Clemson, Watson 36-56-0-420, (Team) 0-1-0-0. Alabama, Hurts 13-31-0-131, A.Stewart 1-1-0-24.

RECEIVING-Clemson, Renfrow 10-92, M.Williams 8-94, Leggett 7-95, Cain 5-94, Gallman 3-39, A.Scott 3-6. Alabama, Ridley 5-36, Howard 4-106, A.Stewart 2-12, Scarbrough 2-7, D.Harris 1-(minus 6).

MISSED FIELD GOALS-None.

AP Top 25

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, final records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking:

Record Pts Pv

1. Clemson (60) 14-1 1500 3

2. Alabama 14-1 1440 1

3. Southern Cal 10-3 1292 9

4. Washington 12-2 1277 4

5. Oklahoma 11-2 1252 7

6. Ohio St. 11-2 1240 2

7. Penn St. 11-3 1130 5

8. Florida St. 10-3 1105 10

9. Wisconsin 11-3 1032 8

10. Michigan 10-3 1001 6

11. Oklahoma St. 10-3 920 13

12. Stanford 10-3 730 16

13. LSU 8-4 651 19

14. Florida 9-4 640 20

15. W. Michigan 13-1 619 12

16. Virginia Tech 10-4 610 18

17. Colorado 10-4 585 11

18. West Virginia 10-3 368 14

19. South Florida 11-2 358 25

20. Miami 9-4 338 NR

21. Louisville 9-4 277 15

22. Tennessee 9-4 253 NR

23. Utah 9-4 222 NR

24. Auburn 8-5 206 17

25. San Diego St. 11-3 113 NR

Others receiving votes: Kansas St. 83, Georgia Tech 47, Nebraska 38, W. Kentucky 32, Air Force 30, Pittsburgh 21, Boise St. 19, Iowa 14, Minnesota 12, Tulsa 10, BYU 9, Temple 8, Houston 8, North Carolina 8, Navy 1, Washington St. 1.

National Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Montreal 41 25 10 6 56 125 97

Boston 43 21 17 5 47 105 105

Ottawa 39 21 14 4 46 99 102

Toronto 39 18 13 8 44 120 116

Florida 42 18 16 8 44 98 113

Tampa Bay 42 19 19 4 42 118 127

Buffalo 39 15 15 9 39 89 109

Detroit 40 17 18 5 39 100 115

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Columbus 39 28 7 4 60 132 85

Pittsburgh 39 26 8 5 57 139 109

Washington 40 26 9 5 57 115 84

NY Rangers 42 28 13 1 57 146 107

Philadelphia 42 21 15 6 48 123 129

Carolina 40 18 15 7 43 104 108

New Jersey 42 16 18 8 40 95 124

NY Islanders 38 15 15 8 38 106 117

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Chicago 43 26 12 5 57 120 104

Minnesota 39 25 9 5 55 123 85

St. Louis 40 21 14 5 47 114 118

Winnipeg 43 20 20 3 43 118 126

Dallas 41 17 16 8 42 109 125

Nashville 40 17 16 7 41 112 110

Colorado 39 13 25 1 27 79 130

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

San Jose 40 24 14 2 50 105 90

Anaheim 42 21 13 8 50 113 113

Edmonton 42 21 14 7 49 120 113

Calgary 43 22 19 2 46 114 119

Los Angeles 41 20 17 4 44 102 105

Vancouver 42 20 19 3 43 105 121

Arizona 40 12 22 6 30 86 128

Note: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss.

Monday’s Games

Florida 3, New Jersey 0

Washington 4, Montreal 1

Winnipeg 2, Calgary 0

Dallas 6, Los Angeles 4

Tuesday’s Games

Columbus at Carolina, 7

Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7

Boston at St. Louis, 8

Vancouver at Nashville, 8

Detroit at Chicago, 8:30

San Jose at Edmonton, 9

Dallas at Anaheim, 10

Wednesday’s Games

Florida at N.Y. Islanders, 7

Montreal at Winnipeg, 7:30

Pittsburgh at Washington, 8

San Jose at Calgary, 9:30

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MINOR HOCKEY

American Hockey League

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WB-Scranton 35 25 7 3 0 53 123 82

Lehigh Valley 34 23 9 2 0 48 122 87

Providence 36 21 8 4 3 49 110 94

Hershey 35 18 8 7 2 45 121 99

Bridgeport 33 18 14 0 1 37 100 101

Springfield 33 14 13 4 2 34 85 96

Hartford 36 12 20 3 1 28 92 129

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Syracuse 33 18 9 1 5 42 105 96

Albany 36 20 15 0 1 41 101 95

St. John’s 36 18 14 3 1 40 104 110

Toronto 34 15 16 2 1 33 96 93

Rochester 36 16 19 0 1 33 103 123

Binghamton 35 14 18 2 1 31 85 111

Utica 34 12 16 5 1 30 82 107

Western Conference

Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Grand Rapids 34 22 9 1 2 47 117 84

Milwaukee 33 20 9 2 2 44 98 90

Chicago 38 21 12 3 2 47 134 108

Cleveland 33 17 13 1 2 37 89 92

Manitoba 34 14 15 3 2 33 87 106

Iowa 37 16 18 2 1 35 94 109

Rockford 36 12 19 2 3 29 90 126

Charlotte 35 13 20 2 0 28 81 105

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Ontario 29 17 6 6 0 40 96 86

San Jose 29 17 8 1 3 38 100 75

Stockton 31 18 9 3 1 40 104 83

Tucson 28 15 9 4 0 34 87 95

Texas 32 16 13 1 2 35 108 112

San Diego 29 14 12 2 1 31 85 91

Bakersfield 29 12 12 4 1 29 79 82

San Antonio 35 16 17 2 0 34 89 100

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

Charlotte at Milwaukee, 8

Manitoba at Tucson, 9:05

San Antonio at Bakersfield, 10

National Basketball Association

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Toronto 24 13 .649 —

Boston 23 14 .622 1

New York 17 21 .447 71/2

Philadelphia 10 25 .286 13

Brooklyn 8 28 .222 151/2

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Atlanta 21 16 .568 —

Charlotte 20 18 .526 11/2

Washington 18 18 .500 21/2

Orlando 16 23 .410 6

Miami 11 28 .282 11

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cleveland 28 8 .778 —

Indiana 20 18 .526 9

Milwaukee 18 18 .500 10

Chicago 19 19 .500 10

Detroit 18 21 .462 111/2

Western Conference

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 30 7 .811 —

Houston 30 9 .769 1

Memphis 24 16 .600 71/2

New Orleans 15 24 .385 16

Dallas 11 27 .289 191/2

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Utah 23 16 .590 —

Oklahoma City 23 16 .590 —

Portland 16 23 .410 7

Denver 14 23 .378 8

Minnesota 12 26 .316 101/2

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

Golden State 32 6 .842 —

L.A. Clippers 26 14 .650 7

Sacramento 15 22 .405 161/2

L.A. Lakers 15 26 .366 181/2

Phoenix 12 26 .316 20

Monday’s Games

New Orleans 110, New York 96

Minnesota 101, Dallas 92

Oklahoma City 109, Chicago 94

Tuesday’s Games

Chicago at Washington, 7

Atlanta at Brooklyn, 7:30

Boston at Toronto, 7:30

Charlotte at Houston, 8

Milwaukee at San Antonio, 8:30

Cleveland at Utah, 9

Detroit at Sacramento, 10:30

Miami at Golden State, 10:30

Portland at L.A. Lakers, 10:30

Wednesday’s Games

New York at Philadelphia, 7

Houston at Minnesota, 8

Memphis at Oklahoma City, 8

Washington at Boston, 8

Cleveland at Portland, 10:30

Orlando at L.A. Clippers, 10:30

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Monday’s Major Scores

East

Georgetown 83, St. John’s 55

St. Peter’s 58, Quinnipiac 54

South

Appalachian St. 70, Arkansas St. 57

Coastal Carolina 66, UALR 63

Coppin St. 76, Bethune-Cookman 73

Georgia Southern 84, South Alabama 79

Grambling St. 67, Alcorn St. 62

Hampton 84, Savannah St. 80

Jackson St. 65, Southern U. 61

MVSU 73, Alabama St. 70

Md.-Eastern Shore 99, NC A&T 88

Troy 80, Georgia St. 77

Midwest

Fort Wayne 115, Olivet College 60

Southwest

Ark.-Pine Bluff 81, Alabama A&M 65

AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 8, 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. Baylor (55) 15-0 1608 2

2. Kansas (8) 14-1 1517 3

3. Villanova (1) 15-1 1499 1

4. UCLA (1) 16-1 1433 4

5. Gonzaga 15-0 1366 5

6. Kentucky 13-2 1327 6

7. Duke 14-2 1173 8

8. Creighton 15-1 1111 10

9. Florida State 15-1 1071 12

10. West Virginia 13-2 972 7

11. North Carolina 14-3 902 14

12. Butler 14-2 880 18

13. Oregon 15-2 869 15

14. Louisville 13-3 744 9

15. Xavier 13-2 651 16

16. Arizona 15-2 634 17

17. Purdue 14-3 584 20

18. Wisconsin 13-3 581 13

19. Virginia 12-3 580 11

20. Notre Dame 14-2 468 23

21. St. Mary’s (Cal) 14-1 377 19

22. Cincinnati 13-2 256 22

23. Florida 12-3 252 24

24. Minnesota 15-2 167 —

25. Kansas State 13-2 20 —

25. Southern Cal 15-2 20 25

Others receiving votes: Seton Hall 11, South Carolina 7, Iowa State 7, Indiana 6, Virginia Tech 6, Maryland 5, SMU 5, Clemson 4, UNC-Wilmington 3, VCU 3, Nevada 2, Dayton 2, Wichita State 2.

PGA Tour Statistics

Through Jan. 8

FedExCup Season Points

1, Hideki Matsuyama, 1,150.000. 2, Justin Thomas, 1,114.478. 3, Pat Perez, 750.583. 4, Brendan Steele, 647.767. 5, Mackenzie Hughes, 616.022. 6, Rod Pampling, 555.922. 7, Cody Gribble, 480.800. 8, Russell Knox, 381.643. 9, Scott Piercy, 350.926. 10, Luke List, 328.792.

Scoring Average

1, Henrik Stenson, 68.096. 2, Rory McIlroy, 68.346. 3, Francesco Molinari, 68.508. 4, Rickie Fowler, 68.596. 5, Hideki Matsuyama, 68.640. 6, Bill Haas, 69.135. 7, Anirban Lahiri, 69.295. 8, Luke List, 69.314. 9, Lucas Glover, 69.365. 10, Billy Horschel, 69.377.

Driving Distance

1, Smylie Kaufman, 326.6. 2, Luke List, 320.5. 3 (tie), Dustin Johnson and Grayson Murray, 319.6. 5, Brandon Hagy, 315.1. 6, Lee McCoy, 314.0. 7, Aaron Wise, 312.3. 8, Harold Varner III, 312.1. 9, Ryan Brehm, 311.9. 10, Greg Owen, 311.4.

Driving Accuracy Percentage

1 (tie), Henrik Stenson and Young-han Song, 83.93%. 3, Abraham Ancer, 80.36%. 4 , William McGirt, 79.86%. 5 (tie), Jim Furyk and Gaganjeet Bhullar, 78.57%. 7, Jason Dufner, 78.33%. 8, Brian Stuard, 78.13%. 9, Jonathan Garrick, 76.79%. 10, Jim Herman, 75.88%.

Greens in Regulation Percentage

1 (tie), Henrik Norlander and Jordan Spieth, 83.33%. 3, Jason Day, 81.94%. 4, William McGirt, 81.67%. 5 (tie), Rafa Cabrera Bello, Hideki Matsuyama and Matthew Fitzpatrick, 80.56%. 8, Marc Leishman, 79.86%. 9 (tie), Stewart Cink and James Hahn, 79.76%.

Total Driving

1, Francesco Molinari, 43. 2, Davis Love III, 66. 3, Hudson Swafford, 72. 4, Lucas Glover, 83. 5, Martin Laird, 91. 6, Billy Horschel, 97. 7, Kyle Stanley, 100. 8, Scott Piercy, 101. 9, Paul Casey, 104. 10, Jonathan Garrick, 105.

Strokes Gained-Putting

1, Luke Donald, 2.724. 2, Patton Kizzire, 1.866. 3, Michael Kim, 1.675. 4, Cody Gribble, 1.608. 5, Henrik Norlander, 1.328. 6, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, 1.312. 7, Whee Kim, 1.278. 8, Andres Romero, 1.173. 9 (tie), Brian Gay and Billy Horschel, 1.123.

Birdie Average

1, Jordan Spieth, 6.50. 2, Hideki Matsuyama, 6.25. 3, Justin Thomas, 5.88. 4, Anirban Lahiri, 5.58. 5 (tie), Henrik Stenson and Ross Fisher, 5.50. 7, Adam Scott, 5.38. 8, Stewart Cink, 5.29. 9, 4 tied with 5.25.

Eagles (Holes per)

1, Cameron Davis, 24.0. 2 (tie), J.B. Holmes and Aaron Wise, 36.0. 4 (tie), Scott Hend, D.A. Points and Brooks Koepka, 48.0. 7 (tie), Josh Teater and Martin Laird, 54.0. 9, Wesley Bryan, 63.0. 10, 27 tied with 72.0.

Sand Save Percentage

1, 12 tied with 100.00%.

All-Around Ranking

1, Francesco Molinari, 155. 2, Pat Perez, 289. 3, Hideki Matsuyama, 321. 4, Keegan Bradley, 324. 5, Justin Thomas, 387. 6, Stewart Cink, 398. 7, Anirban Lahiri, 497. 8, Martin Laird, 505. 9, Russell Knox, 517. 10, Paul Casey , 519.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Saturday

Divisional Playoffs

ATLANTA 41/2 Seattle

NEW ENGLAND 16 Houston

Sunday

KANSAS CITY 2 Pittsburgh

DALLAS 41/2 Green Bay

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

WASHINGTON OFF Chicago

TORONTO 41/2 Boston

Atlanta 7 BRKLYN

HOUSTON 91/2 Charlotte

SAN ANTONIO 10 Milwaukee

Cleveland 3 UTAH

Portland 1 LAKERS

GOLDEN ST 151/2 Miami

SACRAMENTO 2 Detroit

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

WEST VIRGINIA 51/2 Baylor

VIRGINIA TECH 41/2 Syracuse

BALL ST 7 Miami-Ohio

ST. JOSEPH’S 31/2 Geo Mason

Akron 2 C. MICH

Ohio 21/2 BUFFALO

Toledo 4 W. MICH

Eastern Michigan 2 B’ GREEN

KENT ST 4 N. Illinois

Kentucky 11 VANDY

Auburn 2 MISSOURI

VILLANOVA 7 Xavier

FLORIDA ST 11/2 Duke

WISC GREEN BAY 3 N. Kentucky

MARYLAND 1 Indiana

Kansas 101/2 OKLA

Providence 41/2 DEPAUL

Florida 6 ALABAMA

ARKANSAS 101/2 Missi St

NEW MEXICO 101/2 Unlv

TEXAS TECH 5 Kansas St

SAN DIEGO ST 13 San Jose St

FAIRFIELD 4 Canisius

MANHATTAN 5 Niagara

SE MISSOURI ST 21/2 Tenn Tech

HOCKEY

Favorite Goals Underdog

Philadelphia Even-1/2 BUFFALO

Columbus Even-1/2 CAROLINA

NASHVILLE 1/2-1 Vancouver

ST. LOUIS Even-1/2 Boston

CHICAGO 1/2-1 Detroit

EDMONTON Even-1/2 San Jose

ANAHEIM 1/2-1 Dallas

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BASEBALL

American League

HOUSTON ASTROS — Agreed to terms with C Luis Barajas on a minor league contract.

National League

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Agreed to terms with C Cody Decker on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with RHP Williams Valencia on a minor league contract.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Fined L.A. Lakers G Jordan Clarkson $15,000 for throwing a forearm above the shoulders of Miami G Goran Dragic.

NEW JERSEY NETS — Waived F Anthony Bennett.

NBA Development League

IOWA ENERGY — Fired coach Matt Woodley. Named Glynn Cyprien interim head coach.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

CHICAGO BEARS — Waived LB Josh Shirley.

DETROIT LIONS — Signed WR Jared Abbrederis and Andrew Turzilli, OL Matt Rotheram and Brandon Thomas, TEs Kennard Backman and Khari Lee, RB Mike James, LB Steve Longa and DB Charles Washington to reserve/future contracts.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Released DT Mike Pennel.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed LB Alex Bazzie to a reserve/future contract.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Named Doug Marrone coach and Tom Coughlin executive vice president-football operations. Signed general manager Dave Caldwell a two-year contract extension.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed DE Jimmy Bean, DL Demetrius Cherry, CB Kenneth Durden, TEs Cooper Helfet and Ryan O’Malley, WRs Jaydon Mickens and K.J. Brent and Gs Oni Omoile and Ian Silberman to reserve/future contracts.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed LB Akeem Whonder.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES — Assigned D Tyler Wotherspoon to Stockton (AHL). Recalled D Brett Kulak from Stockton.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Waived G Curtis McElhinney. Assigned F Markus Hannikainen to Cleveland (AHL). Recalled G Anton Forsberg from Cleveland.

EDMONTON OILERS — Assigned RW Jesse Puljujarvi to Bakersfield (AHL). Recalled RW Anton Slepyshev from Bakersfield.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Assigned D Petter Granberg to Milwaukee (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Reassigned Fs Erick Condra and Adam Erne to Syracuse (AHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Recalled F Paul Carey from Hershey (AHL).

American Hockey League

CHICAGO WOLVES — Loaned F Sam Povorozniouk to Elmira (ECHL).

TUCSON ROADRUNNERS — Recalled G Austin Lotz from Reading (ECHL).

ECHL

ALLEN AMERICANS — Released G Thomas Hodges as emergency backup.

ELMIRA JACKALS — Released D Jeke Travis.

FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Released G Clay Witt as emergency backup.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

PHILADELPHIA UNION — Signed F Jay Simpson.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Loaned M Lucas Melano to Club Atletico Belgrano (Primera Division-Argentina) through Dec. 31. Traded F Christian Volesky to Sporting Kansas City for a 2017 fourth-round draft pick.

SPORTING KANSAS CITY — Acquired F Latif Blessing from Liberty Professionals FC (Premier League-Ghana).

COLLEGE

AIR FORCE — Signed football coach Troy Calhoun to a contract extension through the 2021 season.

COLORADO — Signed football coach Mike MacIntyre to a contract extension through the 2021 season.

IOWA — Named Brian Ferentz offensive coordinator.

NEBRASKA — Announced junior F Isaac Copeland has transferred from Georgetown.

NORTH CAROLINA — QB Mitch Trubisky will enter the NFL draft.

OHIO STATE — RB Curtis Samuel will enter the NFL draft.

SOUTH CAROLINA — Named Eric Wolford offensive line coach.

STANFORD — Announced the retirement of women’s volleyball coach John Dunning.

TUSCULUM — Announced the retirement of golf coach Bob Dibble, effective May 31.

WAKE FOREST — Named Wayne Lineburg tight ends coach and special teams coordinator.