Sports agate — Jan. 2, 2020

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KING PIN LANES

John Knight’s Bowlers Shop League in Memory of Marty Rieck

Andrew Bourgeois, 289 and 833. Michael Pouliot, 757; Aaron Finster, 726; Scott Fehlner, 724; Eric Bennett, 716; Josh Talbot, 708; Charlie Kipp, 702; Hal Arsic, 699; Eric Van Slyke, 698; Larry Guiliano, 682; Willy Opperman Jr., 674; Jeff Gifford, 668; Roger Van Slyke III, 665; Travis Oliver, 661; Phil Davies, 660; Zach Kierpiec, 658; Jim Giordano, 652; Mike Ferlo, 644; Tom Narolis, 638; Christy McHenry, 633; Charles Bellino, 623; Matt Karhnak, 618; Ed Krutz, 609; Vincent Montana, 602.

Lexi Bertrand, 236. Christy McHenry, 633; Lexi Bertrand, 591; Millie Seaton, 573; Joya Giambrone, 555; Val Cash, 547 and Gail Cortese, 508.

National Football League

American Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

yx-Buffalo 12 3 0 .800 445 349

Miami 10 5 0 .667 378 282

New England 6 9 0 .400 298 339

N.Y. Jets 2 13 0 .133 229 429

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Indianapolis 10 5 0 .667 423 348

Tennessee 10 5 0 .667 450 401

Houston 4 11 0 .267 346 423

Jacksonville 1 14 0 .067 292 464

North

W L T Pct PF PA

yx-Pittsburgh 12 3 0 .800 394 288

Baltimore 10 5 0 .667 430 300

Cleveland 10 5 0 .667 384 397

Cincinnati 4 10 1 .300 308 386

West

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*zyx-Kan. City 14 1 0 .933 452 324

Las Vegas 7 8 0 .467 402 447

L.A. Chargers 6 9 0 .400 346 405

Denver 5 10 0 .333 292 414

National Conference

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 6 9 0 .400 376 450

Washington 6 9 0 .400 315 315

N.Y. Giants 5 10 0 .333 257 338

Philadelphia 4 10 1 .300 320 398

South

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yx-N. Orleans 11 4 0 .733 449 330

x-Tampa Bay 10 5 0 .667 448 328

Carolina 5 10 0 .333 343 369

Atlanta 4 11 0 .267 369 370

North

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yx-Green Bay 12 3 0 .800 474 353

Chicago 8 7 0 .533 356 335

Minnesota 6 9 0 .400 393 440

Detroit 5 10 0 .333 342 482

West

W L T Pct PF PA

yx-Seattle 11 4 0 .733 433 348

L.A. Rams 9 6 0 .600 354 289

Arizona 8 7 0 .533 403 349

San Francisco 6 9 0 .400 353 364

x-clinched playoff spot

y-clinched division

z-clinched first round bye

*-clinched home-field advantage

Sunday’s Games

Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

Baltimore at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Dallas at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.

Miami at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Detroit, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at New England, 1 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Arizona at L.A. Rams, 4:25 p.m.

Green Bay at Chicago, 4:25 p.m.

Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 4:25 p.m.

L.A. Chargers at Kansas City, 4:25 p.m.

Las Vegas at Denver, 4:25 p.m.

New Orleans at Carolina, 4:25 p.m.

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

Tennessee at Houston, 4:25 p.m.

Washington at Philadelphia, 8:20 p.m.

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Wednesday, Dec. 30

Duke’s Mayo Bowl

Charlotte, N.C.

Wisconsin 42, Wake Forest 28

Cotton Bowl Classic

Arlington, Texas

No. 8 Oklahoma 55, No. 10 Florida 20

Thursday, Dec. 31

Armed Forces Bowl

Fort Worth, Texas

Mississippi St., 28, No. 22 Tulsa 26

Arizona Bowl

Tucson, Ariz.

No. 19 San Jose St. 13, Ball State. 34

Liberty Bowl

Memphis, Tenn.

West Virginia 24 Army 21

Texas Bowl

Houston

TCU vs. Arkansas, canceled

Friday, Jan. 1

Peach Bowl

Atlanta

No. 11 Georgia 24, No. 6 Cincinnati 21

Citrus Bowl

Orlando, Fla.

No. 15 Northwestern 35, Auburn 19

College Football Playoff Semifinal Game 1

Arlington, Texas

Alabama 31, Notre Dame 14

Sugar Bowl

New Orleans

No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Ohio St., late

Saturday, Jan 2

Gator Bowl

Jacksonville, Fla.

No. 24 NC State vs. Kentucky, Noon (ESPN)

Outback Bowl

Tampa, Fla.

No. 7 Indiana vs. Mississippi, 12:30 p.m. (ABC)

Fiesta Bowl

Glendale, Ariz.

No. 12 Iowa State vs. No. 25 Oregon, 4 p.m. (ESPN)

Orange Bowl

Miami Gardens, Fla.

No. 5 Texas A&M vs. No. 14 North Carolina, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

Monday, Jan. 11

College Football Championship

Miami Gardens, Fla.

Semifinal Game 1 winner vs. Sugar Bowl winner, 8 p.m. (ESPN)

National Basketball Association

Wednesday’s Games

Boston 126, Memphis 107

Brooklyn 145, Atlanta 141

Miami 119, Milwaukee 108

L.A. Lakers 121, San Antonio 107

Charlotte 118, Dallas 99

L.A. Clippers 128, Portland 105

Thursday’s Games

Indiana 119, Cleveland 99

Chicago 133, Washington 130

Philadelphia 116, Orlando 92

Houston 122, Sacramento 119

Toronto 100, New York 83

New Orleans 113, Oklahoma City 80

Phoenix 106, Utah 95

Friday’s Games

Detroit 96, Boston 93

Memphis 108, Charlotte 93

Dallas 93, Miami 83

Atlanta 114, Brooklyn 96

Chicago at Milwaukee, late

L.A. Lakers at San Antonio, late

Washington at Minnesota, late

L.A. Clippers at Utah, late

Phoenix at Denver, late

Portland at Golden State, late

Saturday’s Games

Sacramento at Houston, 5 p.m.

Charlotte at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

New York at Indiana, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Cleveland at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Toronto at New Orleans, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Boston at Detroit, 3 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Memphis, 6 p.m.

Washington at Brooklyn, 6 p.m.

Denver at Minnesota, 7 p.m.

Utah at San Antonio, 7 p.m.

Dallas at Chicago, 8 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Phoenix, 8 p.m.

Portland at Golden State, 8:30 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Charlotte at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Cleveland at Orlando, 7 p.m.

Boston at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

New York at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Miami, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Houston, 8 p.m.

Detroit at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Indiana at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Sacramento at Golden State, 10 p.m.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Thursday’s Scores

East

Michigan 84, Maryland 73

South

Gardner-Webb 80, Hampton 69

Longwood 65, UNC-Asheville 55

Presbyterian 65, Radford 63

SC-Upstate 60, High Point 51

Wake Forest 70, Catawba 62

Winthrop 94, Campbell 76

Midwest

Wisconsin 71, Minnesota 59

Southwest

Incarnate Word 92, McMurry 71

Far West

Arizona 80, Washington 53

Boise St. 106, San Jose St. 54

Colorado 72, Southern Cal 62

N. Arizona 78, Idaho 65

Nevada 68, New Mexico 54

Oregon 82, California 69

San Francisco 70, San Diego 62

UCLA 72, Utah 70

Utah St. 83, Air Force 48

Friday’s Scores

East

Canisius 70, St. Peter’s 58

Marist 63, Niagara 61

South

Lipscomb 77, Liberty 70

W. Kentucky 67, Charlotte 63

Southwest

Incarnate Word 81, McMurry 54

Rice 95, UTSA 86

Far West

Montana St. 96, Montana-Western 67

COLLEGE HOCKEY

Thursday’s Scores

East

Robert Morris 6, Niagara 1

Quinnipiac 2, St. Lawrence 2, OT

Friday’s Scores

East

Clarkson 4, Colgate 1

UConn 2, New Hampshire 1

Vermont 0, Providence 0, 2OT, Providence wins shootout 2-1.

Home team in caps

PRO FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Sunday

Washington 3 PHILA

INDIANAPOLIS 14 Jacksonville

Green Bay 41/2 CHICAGO

Dallas 11/2 NY GIANTS

CLEVELAND 9 Pittsburgh

Tennessee 71/2 HOUSTON

New Orleans 61/2 CAROLINA

NEW ENGLAND 3 NY Jets

Minnesota 61/2 DETROIT

TAMPA BAY 7 Atlanta

Baltimore 121/2 CINCY

BUFFALO 3 Miami

LA Chargers 31/2 K.C.

Seattle 61/2 SAN FRAN

Las Vegas 21/2 DENVER

Arizona 3 LA RAMS

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

Gator Bowl

TIAA Bank Field-Jacksonville, FL.

Kentucky 21/2 NC State

Outback Bowl

Raymond James Stadium-Tampa, FL.

Indiana 9 Mississippi

Fiesta Bowl

State Farm Stadium-Glendale, AZ.

Iowa St 41/2 Oregon

Orange Bowl

Hard Rock Stadium-Miami Garden, FL.

Texas A&M 71/2 N Carolina

PRO BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

HOUSTON 4 Sacramento

PHILADELPHIA 91/2 Charlotte

ORLANDO 7 Okla City

INDIANA 9 New York

Toronto 11/2 N.O.

ATLANTA 61/2 Cleveland

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Favorite Points Underdog

NORTHEASTERN 5 Elon

Louisville 41/2 BOSTON CO

ROBERT MORRIS 3 Wisc Milw

Cleveland St 3 IUPUI

ARKANSAS 51/2 Missouri

KANSAS 41/2 Texas

Creighton 31/2 PROV

ST. JOHN’S 4 DePaul

Duquesne 7 GEO WASH

DREXEL 4 NC Wilm

Baylor 15 IOWA ST

St. Peter’s 11/2 CANISIUS

Chattanooga 31/2 VMI

W CAROLINA 10 Citadel

Toledo 8 W MICH

Iowa 21/2 RUTGERS

HOFSTRA 11 Wm & Mary

Tcu 41/2 KANSAS ST

TULANE 1 E Carolina

FURMAN 11 Mercer

LA SALLE 7 Fordham

DELAWARE 2 Coll of Charl

Clemson 41/2 MIAMI-FLA

FLORIDA 2 Lsu

Niagara 2 MARIST

VCU 41/2 Davidson

CINCINNATI 31/2 Tulsa

BALL ST 11/2 Ohio

Northern Arizona 2 IDAHO

FLORIDA INTL 11/2 Old Dom

GA SOUTHERN 21/2 S Alabama

Tex San Antonio 21/2 RICE

Georgia St 2 CO CARO

TEXAS A&M 11/2 Auburn

YOUNGSTOWN ST 41/2 Wisc G.b.

APPALACHIAN ST 6 Troy

Western Kentucky 51/2 CHARL

OKLAHOMA 11/2 West Va

SOUTHERN CAL 5 Utah

TEXAS TECH 71/2 Okla St

Northern Iowa 7 EVANS

SAN DIEGO ST 91/2 Colorado St

NORTH DAKOTA 21/2 Umkc

DAYTON 71/2 Geo Mason

SETON HALL 9 Butler

North Dakota St 61/2 W ILLINOIS

Wright St 41/2 OAKLAND

E ILLINOIS 81/2 Tenn Tech

MURRAY ST 13 Morehead St

Arkansas St 21/2 UL MONRO

Texas St 2 UL LAFA

Belmont 15 TEN MART

RICHMOND 61/2 St. Bona

FAIRFIELD 21/2 Rider

NC GREENSBORO 71/2 East Tenn St

Utep 21/2 S MISS

SOUTH DAKOTA 10 Denver

AUSTIN PEAY 3 E Kentucky

UT Arlington 11/2 ARK LR

Oral Roberts 31/2 NE OMAHA

Bowling Green 101/2 NOR ILL

TENNESSEE 10 Alabama

ILLINOIS 8 Purdue

N KENTUCKY 51/2 Ipfw

SE MISSOURI ST 2 Tenn St

Utah St 12 AIR FORCE

MISSOURI ST 51/2 Indiana St

OREGON ST 3 California

MISSISSIPPI 71/2 Wich St

MISSISSIPPI ST 1 Kentucky

MONTANA 8 No Colorado

CS Bakersfield 21/2 L.B. ST

LOUISIANA TECH 2 Marshall

SOUTH FLORIDA 21/2 Cen Florida

FRESNO ST 11/2 Wyoming

WOFFORD 10 Samford

Marquette 41/2 G’TOWN

FLORIDA ST 11/2 Duke

Michigan St 6 NEBRASKA

CAL S.B. 141/2 CS Fuller

UCLA 2 Colorado

Boise St 28 S JOSE ST

GONZAGA 20 San Fran

OREGON 41/2 Stanford

Nevada 61/2 NEW MEX

Arizona 81/2 WASH ST

NORTH CAROLINA 91/2 Notre Dame

LOYOLA CHICAGO 8 North Texas

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Thursday

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Agreed to terms on a one-year contract with RHP pitcher Evan Marshall.

National League

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Agreed to terms on a four-year contract with INF Ha-Seong Kim. Designated LF Greg Allen for assignment.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Placed S Chris Banjo on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Placed C Alex Mack on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Agreed to terms to a one-year contract extension with CB Jimmy Smith.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Placed C B.J. Finney on the reserve/non-injury list.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Activated WRs Donovan Peoples-Jones, Jarvis Landry, Rashard Higgins, KhaDarel Hodge and LB Jacob Philips from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Placed LB Malcolm Smith and CB Denzel Ward on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

DENVER BRONCOS — Placed DE Shelby Harris on injured reserve.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Claimed DL Damon Harrison off waivers from Seattle. Released DL Anthony Rush.

HOUSTON TEXANS — Activated S Geno Stone from the exempt/commissioner list.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed T Jared Veldheer to the practice squad. Released TE Andrew Vollert from the practice squad.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed QB Jake Rudock and WR Isaiah Ford to the active roster from the practice squad. Placed QB Ryan Fitzpatrick on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Placed LB Elandon Roberts on injured reserve. Activated WR Kirk Merritt as a COVID-19 replacement for Sunday’s game.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Placed T Tashawn Bower and LB Josh Uche on injured reserve.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed P Matt Wile to practice squad.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ers — Activated QB Josh Johnson and WR Kevin White from the COVID 19 list.

WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM — Signed RB Jonathan Williams to practice squad. Released RB Javon Leake from practice squad.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Agreed to terms with QB Sean McGuire on a one-year extension.

HOCKEY

East Coast Hockey League

ALLEN AMERICANS — Added G Tom Hodges as emergency backup goalie.

INDY FUEL — Placed D Connor McDonald on waivers. Added F Antoine Waked. Placed F Joe Sullivan on reserve.

JACKSONVILLE — F Matt Filipe and D Jack Ahcan recalled by Boston Bruins.

ORLANDO SOLAR BEARS — Ds Dmitri Semykin, Devante Stephens, Alex Green and Fs Jimmy Huntington, Ryan Lohin recalled by Tampa Bay Lightning.

TULSA OILERS — Placed F Chris Schutz on waivers. Added F Alex Kromm to the active roster. Activated G Devin Williams, D Garret Cockerill and F Ian McNulty from reserve. Placed D Kyle Jenkins, F Darby Llewelly and G Roman Durny on reserve.

UTAH GRIZZLIES — Activated Fs Trey Bradley and Matt Hoover from the commissioner’s exempt list. Placed F Matt Hooover on reserve. Placed D Teigan Zahn on injured reserve effective Dec. 13.

WICHITA THUNDER — Activated D Patrik Parkkonen and F Stefan Fournier from reserve. Placed F Chantz Petruic and D garrett Schmitz on reserve. Placed F Alex Berardinelli on injured reserve effective Dec. 14.

National Hockey League

CALGARY FLAMES — Signed first-round draft pick F Connor Zary.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

HOUSTON DYNAMO — Signed M/F Joe Corona to a multi-year contract.

NASHVILLE SOCCER CLUB — Announced it has traded a 2021 international spot to FC Cincinnati for $175,000 in General Allocation Money.

Friday

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA — Fined F James Johnson, Dallas Mavericks, F’s Cody Martin and Caleb Martin, Charlotte Hornets, for their roles in an on-court altercation on Dec. 30.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Activated WR Josh Brown from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Activated S Josh Thomas and RB Christian Wade from the reserve/COVID-19 list to the practice squad. Signed WR J.J. Nelson and CB Duke Thomas to the practice squad. Released OL Marguel Harrell, LB Deon Lacey and CB Lafayette Pitts from the practice squad.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Activated CB Brian Allen from the reserve/COVID-19 list to the practice squad. Signed TE Mitchell Wilcox from the practice squad to the active roster.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Placed LT Anthony Castonzo on injured reserve. Promoted C Joey Hunt to active roster.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed DB Dee Virgin.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed K Tristan Viscaino to the practice squad. Promoted DL Alex Barrett to the active roster. Placed T Trent Williams and DL Jordan Willis on injured reserve.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Placed OLB Shaquil Barrett and ILB Devin White on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F’s Eeli Tolvanen and Yakov Trenin and G Connor Ingram from their European-based loans.

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