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Scoreboard: 12-05

All-Ohio

DIVISION VI

First Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Korbin Showalter, Haviland Wayne Trace, 6-1, 180, sr.; Devin Mize, New Paris National Trail, 5-9, 155, sr.; Thomas Gatewood, N. Jackson Jackson-Milton, 5-9, 165, sr. Linemen—Brady Taylor, Cols. Ready, 6-5, 280, sr.; Mike Cymbal, Kirtland, 6-1, 235, sr.; Brandon Woodruff, Mechanicsburg, 6-4, 245, jr.; Brenden Jurden, Newark Cath., 6-2, 265, sr. Quarterbacks—Spencer Badia, Bellaire, 5-10, 180, sr.; Antonio Woods, Cin. Summit Country Day, 6-1, 185, sr.; Colby Speice, Haviland Wayne Trace, 6-3, 200, sr. Backs—Akili Taylor, Cols. Ready, 5-9, 187, sr.; Nate Arnett, Lucasville Valley, 6-0, 205, sr.; Marvelle Ross, Cleve. VASJ, 5-9, 150, sr.; Joe Alessi, Canfield S. Range, 5-9, 175, jr. Aeryton Erwin, Mechanicsburg, 5-8, 155, jr.; Sam Kukura, Kirtland, 5-10, 200, sr. Kicker—Tyler Kohman, Columbus Academy, 6-2, 175, sr.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Michael Barwick, Cin. Summit Country Day, 6-3, 300, jr.; Ryan Bee, Jeromesville Hillsdale, 6-7, 250, sr.; Colt Pettit, Patrick Henry, 6-4, 260, sr.; Canon Schroeder, Kirtland, 6-2, 200, sr.; Isaac Little, Bluffton, 6-3, 210, sr. Linebackers—Logan Wilson, Sugarcreek Garaway, 6-2, 205, sr.; Justin Dickens, Oak Hill, 6-5, 195, sr.; Matthew Finkler, Kirtland, 6-3, 235, jr.; Alvin Knox, Cols. Ready, 6-0, 201, jr.; Tyler Lauchard, Mechanicsburg, 6-0, 195, sr. Backs—Derek Drewes, Tinora, 6-1, 180, sr.; Ryan Loncar, Kirtland, 5-11, 190, sr.; Billy Goodall, Canfield S. Range, 5-10, 165, sr.; Reid Renollet, Tinora, 6-0, 170, sr. Punter—Anthony Moeglin, Louisville Aquinas, 6-1, 190, jr.

Offensive players of the year: Akili Taylor, Cols. Ready; Colby Speice, Haviland Wayne Trace.

Defensive players of the year: Matthew Finkler, Kirtland; Colt Pettit, Patrick Henry.

Coaches of the year: Jim Stoyle, Centerburg; John Storey, Cleve. VASJ; Tim Dunn, Cin. Country Day; Ryan Teglovic, N. Robinson Col. Crawford.

Second Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Ethan Wolf, Minster, 6-5, 240, sr.; Evan Vernier, Louisville Aquinas, 5-7, 145, jr. Linemen—Wyatt Black, Bellaire, 6-0, 265, sr.; Garrett Sorley, Canfield S. Range, 6-3, 230, sr.; Carson Williams, McDonald, 6-1, 275, sr.; Austin Mahan, Tinora, 5-11, 210, sr. Quarterbacks—Tre'Von Williams, Cleve. VASJ, 6-3, 200, jr.; Matt Wilcox, Ada, 6-2, 175, sr.; Jeremy Fitzpatrick, N. Jackson Jackson-Milton, 6-4, 185, sr. Backs—Jibril Dansby, Newcomerstown, 5-9, 160, jr.; Zavier Buzard, Delphos Jefferson, 5-10, 170, sr.; Kiylan Bugg, Oberlin, 5-2, 130, sr. Kicker—Cody LaRoche, Bellaire, 6-0, 255, jr.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Luke Miller, Grandview Hts., 6-3, 235, sr.; Robbie Adams, Casstown Miami E., 5-11, 185, sr.;. Devin Wenzlich, Haviland Wayne Trace, 6-2, 210, sr.; Jason Garlando, Newcomerstown, 5-8, 160, sr.; Mark Schuler, New Middletown Springfield, 6-4, 220, jr. Linebackers—Ross Thompson, Delphos Jefferson, 6-0, 200, sr.; Justin Flory, Tinora, 6-2, 190, jr.; Nick Jones, Woodsfield Monroe Central, 5-11, 166, sr.; Ben Burden, W. Liberty-Salem, 6-0, 190, jr. Backs—Zach Shope, Lucasville Valley, 5-9, 160, sr.; Lane Edmisten, Williamsburg, 5-10, 175, sr.; Kelly Culbertson, Cols. Ready, 5-9, 175, sr.; Mike Lohr, Newark Cath., 5-8, 150, sr. Punter—Chayce Crouch, Newark Cath., 6-4, 222, sr.

Third Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Mykale Rogers, Lima Cent. Cath., 6-2, 191, sr.; Nick Patrone, Bellaire, 5-9, 165, sr. Linemen—Kovas Kijauskas, Cleve. VASJ, 6-5, 280, jr.; Dylan Diemer, Kirtland, 5-11, 240, jr.; Isaac Illig, Delphos Jefferson, 5-11, 175, sr.; Demaree Allen, Lima Central Cath., 6-5, 270, sr.; T.J. Blackmore, Haviland Wayne Trace, 6-5, 215, sr. Quarterbacks—Austin Hutchins, Lewisburg Tri-County N., 6-3, 175, sr.; Tyler Stoyle, Centerburg, 5-11, 160, sr.; Chandler Lang, Beverly Fort Frye, 5-9, 158, sr. Backs—Brandon Berry, Mogadore, 5-9, 175, jr.; Joey Clark, Brookfield, 5-8, 180, sr.; Tobey Hernandez, Patrick Henry, 5-9, 190, sr.; J.R. Menifee, Cin. Country Day, 5-9, 165, sr. Kicker—Jacob Vickers, Northwood, 5-11, 155, soph.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Scott Miller, Convoy Crestview, 6-3, 240, sr.; Hayden Dunn, Lucasville Valley, 6-4, 245, sr.; Alex Loop, Lucasville Valley, 5-10, 190, jr.; Mike Buzzard, Columbiana, 6-4, 215, sr. Linebackers—Kenny Hess, Bellaire, 6-0, 190, sr.; Garrett Bethel, W. Lafayette Ridgewood, 5-10, 180, sr.; Tyler Shaffer, N. Jackson Jackson-Milton, 5-11, 190, sr.; Ben Huff, Cleve. Cuyahoga Hts., 5-7, 166, jr. Backs—Trent Gallo, Cleve. Cuyahoga Hts., 5-8, 150, sr.; Darryn Jordan, Cin. Country Day, 6-1, 195, soph.; Jonathon Harrison, Oak Hill, 5-8, 130, jr.; C.J. Suggs, Cin. Summit Country Day, 6-0, 165, jr. Punter—Brandon Purk, Mechanicsburg, 6-2, 180, sr.

Special Mention (area)

Evan Ulinski, Woodmore; Kurt Kahle, Tinora; Dominik Bermejo, Northwood; Logan Ziegler, Patrick Henry.

DIVISION VII

First Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Austin Downs, Glouster Trimble, 6-0, 170, jr.; Connor Hug, Edon, 6-1, 175, sr.; Clay Dysert, McComb, 6-1, 175, sr. Linemen—Logan Grieser, Arlington, 6-3, 281, jr.; Eddie Simon, Norwalk St. Paul, 6-2, 245, sr.; Jordan Wolfe, Covington, 5-10, 275, sr.; Cory Banco, Shadyside, 6-3, 278, sr. Quarterbacks—Ridge Durbin, Danville, 6-3, 228, soph.; Brenton Colabella, Steubenville Cath. Cent., 6-3, 190, sr.; Konner Standley, Glouster Trimble, 5-10, 180, sr.; Jo'Vaugn Scott, Richmond Hts., 6-1, 185, sr.; Nick Allison, Berlin Center Western Reserve, 6-5, 195, sr. Backs—A.J. Ouellette, Covington, 5-10, 195, sr.; Tyler Jettinghoff, Delphos St. John's, 6-2, 217, sr.; Austin Rettig, Arlington, 6-0, 190, jr.; Cobin Plessinger, Malvern, 6-0, 190, sr.; Travis Pickering, Ashland Mapleton, 5-11, 175, jr.; Delaunte Thornton, Fort Loramie, 5-8, 197, sr. Kicker—Scottie Slauterbeck, Norwalk St. Paul, 6-1, 195, sr.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Conway Baldridge, Danville, 6-2, 185, sr.; Zach Meadows, Shadyside, 5-11, 266, sr.; Steven Feasel, N. Lewisburg Triad, 6-3, 200, sr.; Jon Stevens, Glouster Trimble, 5-10, 5-10, 230, sr.; Corey Durbin, Fremont St. Joseph, 6-0, 260, sr. Linebackers—Jacob Koons, Glouster Trimble, 6-2, 200, sr.; Antonio Capasso, Garfield Hts. Trinity, 5-10, 220, sr.; Dan Zilke, Berlin Center Western Reserve, 6-0, 201, sr.; Jacob Kunkler, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-2, 180, sr. Backs—Tre Roberts, Grove City Christian, 5-9, 175, jr.; Dakota Smith, Portsmouth Notre Dame, 6-0, 180, sr.; Austin Morehouse, Danville, 5-11, 175, jr.; Tre McIntyre, N. Lewisburg Triad, 6-1, 195, sr.; Corey Freeman, Bainbridge Paint Valley, 5-8, 165, jr.; Marcus Moxley, Wellsville, 6-0, 175, sr.; Jon Baker, Mineral Ridge, 5-10, 175, sr. Punter—Robert King, Cols. Harvest Prep, 5-8, 200, sr.

Offensive players of the year: A.J. Ouellette, Covington; Nick Allison, Berlin Center Western Reserve, Konner Standley, Glouster Trimble; Tyler Jettinghoff, Delphos St. John's.

Defensive players of the year: Jacob Koons, Glouster Trimble; Jacob Kunkler, Maria Stein Marion Local.

Coaches of the year: Paul Kanzigg, Beallsville; Robert Mahaney, Ashland Mapleton; Tim Goodwin, Maria Stein Marion Local.

Second Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Darien Townsend, Youngs. Christian, 5-10, 175, jr.; Drew Westerheide, Sidney Lehman, 5-11, 160, sr.; Ryan Fletcher, Steubenville Cath. Cent., 6-0, 180, sr. Linemen—Michael Minnie, Lowellville, 5-10, 270, sr.; Spencer Ginter, Delphos St. John's, 6-4, 255, sr.; Jason Brunswick, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-2, 220, sr.; Jimmy Leanza, Richmond Hts., 5-10, 205, sr. Quarterbacks—Adam Bertke, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-6, 215, sr.; Zach Kuhlman, Leipsic, 6-3, 190, jr. Backs—Kaleb Johns, Hicksville, 6-1, 170, sr.; Jarrett Young, Thompson Ledgemont, 5-7, 150, soph.; Tyler Barton, Racine Southern, 5-11, 181, sr. Kicker—Tristan Stripling, Fort Loramie, 5-10, 178, sr.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Marcus Sommers, Tiffin Calvert, 6-1, 220, sr.; Peyton Kramer, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-2, 200, jr.; Dalton Secrest, Beallsville, 6-2, 270, sr.; Tymere Dubose, Youngs. Christian, 6-6, 270, sr.; Lamont Ragland, Day. Jefferson Twp., 6-1, 255, jr. Linebackers—Jaret Nickoli, Norwalk St. Paul, 5-9, 165, soph.; Dalton Bordelon, Covington, 5-10, 180, sr.; Nate Yoakum, Bainbridge Paint Valley, 6-0, 185, sr.; Brendan Baugher, Southington Chalker, 5-8, 180, sr. Backs—Dustin Rethman, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-0, 175, jr.; Andrew Hunter, Arlington, 5-11, 158, sr.; Mitch Schroeder, McComb, 5-11, 175, sr.; Jake Yeckley, Fremont St. Joseph, 5-9, 160, jr. Punter—Ryan Billingsley, Racine Southern, 5-10, 255, jr.

Third Team

OFFENSE: Ends—Joe Falasca, Berlin Center Western Reserve, 6-5, 182, jr.; Troy Homan, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-2, 195, sr. Linemen—Austin Volino, Malvern, 6-0, 220, sr.; Alexi Cubas, Caldwell, 5-11, 215, sr.; Hunter Powell, Berlin Center Western Reserve, 6-4, 350, jr.; Micah Couch, Glouster Trimble, 6-5, 220, jr. Quarterbacks—Trent McIntyre, N. Lewisburg Triad, 6-0, 190, soph.; Austin Dorris, Shadyside, 6-5, 215, jr.; Michael Roscoe, Warren JFK, 5-11, 180, jr. Backs—Ben Kerns, Lancaster Fisher Cath., 5-10, 185, jr.; Dylan Mick, Sebring McKinley, 6-1, 180, sr.; Jordan Johnson, Fairport Harbor Harding, 5-10, 175, sr.; Khalil Jones, Steubenville Cath. Central, 5-9, 155, sr. Kickers—Jordan Franklin, Manchester, 6-2, 240, jr.; Anthony Ruegg, Malvern, 5-9, 200, sr.; Tristan Taylor, Grove City Christian, 5-9, 145, jr.

DEFENSE: Linemen—Kameron Rayner, Caldwell, 5-9, 150, sr.; Mason Barr, Vienna Mathews, 6-0, 245, sr.; Josh Rogers, Cedarville, 6-0, 210, sr.; Dan Stintsman, Elyria Open Door, 6-3, 185, jr.; Dennis Robinson, Elyria Open Door, 5-11, 265, jr. Linebackers—Josh Goss, Mineral Ridge, 5-10, 180, sr.; Jesse Terwilliger, Lowellville, 6-1, 185, sr.; Casey Stauffer, Grove City Christian, 5-7, 185, sr.; Josh Elledge, Arlington, 6-0, 197, sr.; Cody Looser, Delphos St. John's, , 6-3, 215, sr. Backs—Bailey McGrath, Bridgeport, 5-9, 185, jr.; Aleks Porreca, Steubenville Cath. Central, 5-10, 170, sr.; Zac Beegle, Racine Southern, 5-10, 165, sr.; Brayden Greer, Crown City S. Gallia, 5-7, 135, jr.; Jared Northup, Crown City S. Gallia, 5-9, 145, sr. Punter—Erik Maskey, Sycamore Mohawk, 6-2, 210, sr.

Special Mention (area)

Andrew Nauth, McComb; Bennett Weickert, Fremont St. Joseph.

 

Ohio's Mr. Football

2013—Dante Booker Jr., Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary, LB-FB, 6-4, 220, sr. Recorded 87.5 tackles, including 18 for minus yardage, during Fighting Irish's perfect regular season and No. 1 ranking in Division III AP poll. Led a defense that allowed only a touchdown per game as SVSM earned spot in state championship game. Son of a former Auburn player. Committed to Ohio State.

2012—Mitch Trubisky, Mentor, QB, 6-3, 200, sr. Completed 264 of 393 passes (.672) for 4,065 yards and 42 touchdowns with 12 interceptions, ran for 835 yards and 18 TDs on 197 attempts, scoring 108 points for the Cardinals in the regular season and playoffs. Led team to 9-1 record, No. 7 ranking in regular season before several huge games in taking it to the state semifinals. North Carolina.

2011—Maty Mauk, Kenton, QB, 6-2, 185, sr. Set national career passing records for yards (18,006), attempts (2,001), completions (1,287) and touchdowns (209). During regular season led team to a 10-0 record, and also to state championship game. As a senior, completed 274 of 401 passes for 3,744 yards and 48 touchdowns with eight interceptions, plus ran for 1,204 yards. He and 2002 winner Benny Mauk become the first brothers to win the award. Now starting at Missouri.

2010—Akise Teague, Youngstown Ursuline, RB, 5-8, 176, sr. Carried 164 times for 1,756 yards (10.7 ypc) and 26 touchdowns for the season. Also caught 25 passes for 545 yards (21.8 ypc) and five TDs. Returned 10 kicks for 328 yards and one TD, and 13 punts for 283 yards (21.8 ypr). As a DB, intercepted five passes and returned three for TDs while totaling 47 tackles, 3.5 for minus yardage. Accounted for 3,132 all-purpose yards and 35 TDs for state's No. 1 team in Division V. Accounted for 212 points on 217 touches for the season, averaging 14.4 yards every time he touched the ball. Had 418 all-purpose yards in one game and scored six times. Ran for 112 yards and three TDs on nine carries in last year's state championship game. Ursuline has won last two Division V state championships and was No. 1 all season this year heading into this weekend's state final. University of Cincinnati.

2009—Erick Howard, North Canton Hoover, RB, 5-11, 205, senior. Carried 337 times for 2,056 yards and 27 touchdowns for the season. In the regular season had 299 carries for 1,957 yards, 26 TDs; 102 tackles, 5 tackles for a loss, 3 sacks, caused 4 fumbles, 1 interception. Career: 6,013 yards rushing, 79 TDs, 478 points — all Stark County records. Yardage total ended up in the top 20 all-time in the state. Only second two-time Mr. Football (Robert Smith, 1988-89). Serving 30-year sentence for a home-invasion robbery and rape.

2008—Erick Howard, North Canton Hoover, RB, 5-10, 210, jr. Carried 285 times for 1,795 yards and 25 touchdowns for No. 8 team in final AP rankings. Also had 2,322 all-purpose yards and totaled 28 touchdowns. Led team to state semifinals for first time in more than 20 years, totaling 2,387 rushing yards and 32 TDs.

2007—Bart Tanski, Mentor, QB, 6-2, 190, sr. Led Cardinals to second consecutive Division I state championship game. Completed 161-of-273 passes for 2,385 yards and 20 TDs with 4 interceptions during regular season. Also ran for 8 TDs. Walked on at Bowling Green.

2006—Brandon Saine, Piqua, RB, 6-1, 219, sr. Heading into state championship game, has 281 carries for 2,035 yards and 30 TDs; 19 receptions for 345 yards and five TDs; 400 in return yards and one TD. A two-time defending state champion in the Division I 100 and 400 meters, state record holder in the 100 at 10.31 seconds. Ohio State. NFL.

2005—Delone Carter, Copley, RB, 5-10, 200, sr. Rushed for 2,788 yards on 302 carries (9.2 average) with 49 total touchdowns (47 rushing, two receiving) in 12 games (10 regular season, two playoffs). In 2004, carried 324 times for 2,556 yards and 28 touchdowns in 13 games (three in playoffs). Spent first two seasons at Akron Hoban as backup to 2004 Mr. Football Tyrell Sutton. Syracuse. NFL.

2004—Tyrell Sutton, Akron Hoban, RB, 5-10, 194, sr. 2004: 354 carries for 3,232 yards (9.1 average), 38 total TDs, 36 rushing, one receiving, one kickoff return, 228 points. Career: 117 TDs, 112 rushing, 1,090 carries for state-record 9,426 yards; 455 receiving yards; 1,038 return yards; state-record 10,919 all-purpose yards. Rushed for 100 or more yards in final 38 games. Northwestern.

2003—Raymond Williams, Cleveland Benedictine, RB, 5-11, 185, sr. Averaged 8.1 yards per carry, totaling 2,099 for regular season along with 27 TDs for state's No. 1-ranked team in Division III. Totaled more than 6,000 career yards. After Benedictine won a state championship, he was arrested for his role in the death of a teammate and pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter. Williams was put on probation, a three-year prison sentence and a $100,000 fine were suspended. West Virginia rescinded a scholarship offer after his arrest.

2002—Benny Mauk, Kenton, QB, 6-2, 200, sr.: Completed 434-of-668 passes (64 percent) for 6,528 yards and 76 touchdowns; rushed for 1,385 yards and 18 touchdowns; set national career records for yards passing (17,523) and touchdowns (178); Led Kenton to Division IV title in 2001. Transferred from Wake Forest to Cincinnati, where he led Bearcats to bowl game.

2001—Maurice Clarett, Warren Harding, RB, 6-0, 230 pounds, sr.: carried 139 times for 1,369 yards and 22 touchdowns in the regular season; also had 14 catches for 253 yards and three touchdowns, returned four punts for touchdowns and had another on a kickoff return. Led Ohio State to national championship as a freshman in 2002, then was suspended for lying to NCAA and university investigators looking into improper benefits. Sued NFL for early entry but lost in court. Serving jail time after pleading guilty to having a hidden gun in his sport utility vehicle and holding up two people outside a bar in a separate case.

2000—Jeff Backes, Upper Arlington, RB-DB, 5-10, 180 pounds, sr.: set state record for rushing yards in a season with 3,353, including the Golden Bears' run to the state title; scored 44 touchdowns on 354 carries, averaging 224 yards a game; also a standout at safety. Northwestern.

1999—Brandon "Bam" Childress, Bedford Chanel, DB-WR-KR, 5-10, 175 pounds, sr.: only seven passes thrown his way in 14 games; one was completed for a 3-yard gain, he intercepted two, returning one for a touchdown, batted down two and two were overthrown; 41 receptions for 754 yards and 11 touchdowns; more than 700 yards on punt returns and 600 yards on kickoff returns. Ohio State. NFL.

1998—Ryan Brewer, Troy, RB, 5-10, 205, sr.: 315 carries for then-state-record 2,856 yards and 40 touchdowns; 14 straight games over 200 yards rushing; more than 7,700 career yards; punted for 44-yard average; kicked four field goals of 30 or more yards; two interceptions as defensive back. South Carolina.

1997—Antoine "Tony" Fisher, Euclid, RB, 6-1, 203, sr.: 186 carries for 2,130 yards and 40 touchdowns, breaking Robert Smith's school records for season scoring and yardage. Notre Dame. NFL.

1996—Derek Combs, Grove City, RB-CB-KR, 6-1, 185, sr.: rushed for 2,042 yards on 214 carries (9.5 yards per carry) and scored 24 touchdowns; also caught 20 passes for 400 yards. Ohio State. NFL.

1995—Andy Katzenmoyer, Westerville South, LB-RB, 6-4, 235, sr.: 53 solo tackles, 35 assists, 16 for minus yardage, 8 sacks, 6 caused bad pass, 8 passes broken up, 6 fumbles caused; also rushed for 250 yards as blocking back on offense. Ohio State. NFL. Retired due to injury.

1994e_SEmDCharles Woodson, Fremont Ross, RB-DB, 6-1, 190, sr.: 218 carries, 2,028 yards and 38 touchdowns; 2,596 all-purpose yards and 230 points. Michigan. Won Heisman Trophy. NFL.

1993—Curtis Enis, Union City Mississinawa Valley, RB-LB, 6-3, 232, sr.: 256 carries for then-state-record 2,764 yards (10.8 yards per attempt) and 37 touchdowns rushing; games of 440 yards and seven touchdowns, 371 yards and four touchdowns and 343 yards and four touchdowns. Penn State. NFL. Retired.

1992—Marc Edwards, Norwood, RB-LB, 6-2, 220, sr.: 234 carries for 1,721 yards and 26 touchdowns; 2,114 all-purpose yards; 113 tackles on defense. Notre Dame. NFL. Retired.

1991e_SEmDDerek Kidwell, Fostoria, QB-DE, 6-4, 225, sr.: 85-for-144 for 1,526 yards and 15 touchdowns with eight interceptions passing; rushed for 379 yards on 60 carries and five touchdowns; had 21 solos, 23 assists, two sacks and four fumbles recovered as defensive end. Bowling Green. Successful high school coach.

1990—Bob Hoying, St. Henry, QB, 6-5, 210, sr.: 105-for-180 (58 percent), 1,736 yards and 20 touchdowns with five interceptions passing; rushed for 201 yards on 39 carries with four touchdowns; as free safety intercepted seven passes. Ohio State. NFL. Retired.

1989—Robert Smith, Euclid, RB, 6-2, 195, sr.: 203 carries for 2,042 yards and 31 touchdowns; career 548 carries for 5,038 yards, 67 touchdowns. Ohio State. NFL. Now a TV college football analyst.

1988—Robert Smith, Euclid, RB, 6-2, 185, jr.: 177 carries for 1,564 yards (8.8 yards per carry); averaged 31 yards on 10 punt returns.

1987—Buster Howe, Zanesville, WB, 5-11, 182, sr.: All-purpose single-wing back, scored 25 points a game; also played defensive back, kicked. Ohio State.

 

State finals

TODAY

Division III

Akron St. Vincent?St. Mary (14?0) vs. Trotwood?Madison (11?2), 7 p.m. at Massillon Paul Brown Tiger Stadium

FRIDAY

Division VI

Kirtland (14?0) vs. Haviland Wayne Trace (13?1), 11 a.m. at Canton Fawcett Stadium

Division IV

Youngstown Cardinal Mooney (10?4) vs. Clarksville Clinton?Massie (13?1), 3 p.m. at Massillon Paul Brown Tiger Stadium

Division II

Cleveland Glenville (13?1) vs. Loveland (14?0), 7 p.m. at Canton Fawcett Stadium

SATURDAY

Division V

Columbus Bishop Hartley (13?1) vs. Coldwater (12?2), 11 a.m. at Massillon Paul Brown Tiger Stadium

Division I

Mentor (13?1) vs. Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller (13?1), 3 p.m. at Canton Fawcett Stadium

Division VII

Glouster Trimble (14?0) vs. Maria Stein Marion Local (14?0), 7 p.m. at Massillon Paul Brown Tiger Stadium

 

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 9 3 0 .750 322 261

Miami 6 6 0 .500 252 248

N.Y. Jets 5 7 0 .417 189 310

Buffalo 4 8 0 .333 267 307

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Indianapolis 8 4 0 .667 285 274

Tennessee 5 7 0 .417 264 267

Jacksonville 3 9 0 .250 174 352

Houston 2 10 0 .167 230 323

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Cincinnati 8 4 0 .667 292 216

Baltimore 6 6 0 .500 249 235

Pittsburgh 5 7 0 .417 263 278

Cleveland 4 8 0 .333 231 297

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 10 2 0 .833 464 317

Kansas City 9 3 0 .750 298 214

San Diego 5 7 0 .417 279 277

Oakland 4 8 0 .333 237 300

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Dallas 7 5 0 .583 329 303

Philadelphia 7 5 0 .583 300 281

N.Y. Giants 5 7 0 .417 237 297

Washington 3 9 0 .250 269 362

South

W L T Pct PF PA

New Orleans 9 3 0 .750 312 230

Carolina 9 3 0 .750 285 157

Tampa Bay 3 9 0 .250 217 285

Atlanta 3 9 0 .250 261 340

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Detroit 7 5 0 .583 326 287

Chicago 6 6 0 .500 323 332

Green Bay 5 6 1 .458 294 305

Minnesota 3 8 1 .292 289 366

West

W L T Pct PF PA

x-Seattle 11 1 0 .917 340 186

San Francisco 8 4 0 .667 297 197

Arizona 7 5 0 .583 275 247

St. Louis 5 7 0 .417 279 278

x-clinched playoff spot

Monday

Seattle 34, New Orleans 7

THURSDAY

Houston at Jacksonville, 8:25

SUNDAY, DEC. 8

Atlanta at Green Bay, 1

Minnesota at Baltimore, 1

Kansas City at Washington, 1

Buffalo at Tampa Bay, 1

Miami at Pittsburgh, 1

Detroit at Philadelphia, 1

Indianapolis at Cincinnati, 1

Cleveland at New England, 1

Oakland at N.Y. Jets, 1

Tennessee at Denver, 4:05

Seattle at San Francisco, 4:25

N.Y. Giants at San Diego, 4:25

St. Louis at Arizona, 4:25

Carolina at New Orleans, 8:30

MONDAY, DEC. 9

Dallas at Chicago, 8:40 p.m.

NBA

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 8 12 .400 –

Philadelphia 7 12 .368 ½

Toronto 6 11 .353 ½

Brooklyn 5 13 .278 2

New York 3 13 .188 3

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 14 4 .778 –

Washington 9 9 .500 5

Atlanta 10 10 .500 5

Charlotte 8 11 .421 6½

Orlando 6 12 .333 8

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Indiana 16 2 .889 –

Detroit 9 10 .474 7½

Chicago 7 9 .438 8

Cleveland 6 12 .333 10

Milwaukee 3 15 .167 13

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 15 3 .833 –

Houston 13 7 .650 3

Dallas 12 8 .600 4

Memphis 9 8 .529 5½

New Orleans 9 9 .500 6

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Portland 15 3 .833 –

Oklahoma City 13 3 .813 1

Denver 11 7 .611 4

Minnesota 9 10 .474 6½

Utah 4 15 .211 11½

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Clippers 12 7 .632 –

Golden State 11 8 .579 1

Phoenix 10 9 .526 2

L.A. Lakers 9 9 .500 2½

Sacramento 4 12 .250 6½

WEDNESDAY

Cleveland 98, Denver 88

Atlanta 107, L.A. Clippers 97

Phoenix 97, Houston 88

Detroit 105, Milwaukee 98

Dallas 100, New Orleans 97

Indiana at Utah, 9 p.m.

San Antonio at Minnesota, ppd.

Oklahoma City at Portland, 10 p.m.

TUESDAY

Philadelphia 126, Orlando 125,2OT

Denver 111, Brooklyn 87

Boston 108, Milwaukee 100

Detroit 107, Miami 97

Memphis 110, Phoenix 91

Dallas 89, Charlotte 82

Oklahoma City 97, Sacramento 95

Golden State 112, Toronto 103

TODAY

New York at Brooklyn, 7 p.m.

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

Miami at Chicago, 9:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

Milwaukee at Washington, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Denver at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Cleveland at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

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

Golden State at Houston, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Toronto at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

Utah at Portland, 10 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

Denver 24 28 21 15 – 88

Cleveland 31 25 23 19 – 98

DENVER: Chandler 5-13 1-1 13, Faried 3-6 1-1 7, Hickson 7-13 1-2 15, Lawson 1-13 2-3 4, Foye 4-8 5-5 16, Mozgov 4-6 0-0 8, Arthur 4-11 0-0 8, Robinson 7-15 0-1 14, A.Miller 0-2 0-0 0, Hamilton 1-5 0-0 3, Fournier 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 36-92 10-13 88.

CLEVELAND: Gee 2-8 2-2 7, Thompson 6-13 5-6 17, Bynum 6-15 2-2 14, Irving 9-20 3-3 23, Miles 0-4 0-0 0, Waiters 2-8 1-2 5, Jack 2-7 1-1 6, Bennett 2-5 0-0 5, Varejao 7-9 4-6 18, Clark 1-2 1-2 3. Totals 37-91 19-24 98.

Rebounds –Denver 48 (Hickson 11), Cleveland 70 (Thompson 21). Assists –Denver 27 (Lawson 11), Cleveland 20 (Waiters 6). A – 14,642 (20,562).

Detroit 26 19 35 25 – 105

Milwaukee 19 31 17 31 – 98

DETROIT: Smith 6-19 4-5 17, Monroe 6-15 6-6 18, Drummond 8-13 8-14 24, Jennings 4-16 7-8 17, Caldwell-Pope 3-6 0-2 8, Singler 5-6 3-3 15, Stuckey 1-8 2-2 4, Jerebko 0-1 2-2 2, Siva 0-0 0-0 0, Harrellson 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 33-86 32-42 105.

MILWAUKEE: Middleton 5-6 0-0 14, Udoh 1-4 1-2 3, Henson 5-14 2-2 12, Knight 4-11 3-5 12, Mayo 2-8 2-2 7, Pachulia 0-2 2-2 2, Ilyasova 8-19 4-5 22, Ridnour 4-10 2-2 10, Antetokounmpo 3-5 0-1 6, Neal 3-11 1-1 8, Raduljica 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 36-91 17-22 98.

Rebounds –Detroit 71 (Drummond 19), Milwaukee 52 (Ilyasova 10). Assists –Detroit 21 (Jennings 11), Milwaukee 25 (Ridnour 8). A – 12,835 (18,717).

Leaders

THROUGH TUESDAY

Scoring

G FG FT PTS AVG

Durant, OKC 16 134 156 451 28.2

Anthony, NYK 16 150 103 421 26.3

James, MIA 18 166 109 468 26.0

George, IND 18 159 81 448 24.9

Harden, HOU 15 110 116 367 24.5

Love, MIN 19 147 116 450 23.7

Martin, MIN 18 132 108 417 23.2

Aldridge, POR 18 168 73 409 22.7

Curry, GOL 16 130 47 361 22.6

Afflalo, ORL 18 140 82 406 22.6

Ellis, DAL 19 149 102 417 21.9

DeRozan, TOR 17 133 80 371 21.8

Cousins, SAC 15 127 72 326 21.7

Turner, PHL 19 154 88 408 21.5

Thompson, GOL 19 146 44 404 21.3

Griffin, LAC 18 153 73 382 21.2

Nowitzki, DAL 19 141 86 396 20.8

Irving, CLE 17 130 66 351 20.6

Lillard, POR 18 116 88 370 20.6

Lawson, DEN 17 113 95 343 20.2

 

Prep basketball

BOYS

Today

City League

Horizon Science at Woodward

Northern Lakes League

Napoleon at Anthony Wayne

Bowling Green at Southview

Northview at Maumee

Northwest Ohio Athletic League

Edgerton at Patrick Henry

Holgate at Wauseon

Other Northwest Ohio

Edon at Fayette

Monclova Christian at Elyria First Baptist

North Central at Pettisville

Friday

Three Rivers Athletic Conf.

Clay at Findlay

Lima Senior at St. John's

St. Francis at Whitmer

Northern Lakes League

Bowling Green at Ottawa-Glandorf

Eastwood at Northview

Northern Buckeye Conf.

Eastwood at Rossford

Otsego at Elmwood

Fostoria at Lake

Toledo Area Athletic Conf.

Maumee Valley at Cardinal Stritch

Danbury at Ottawa Hills

Northwood at Toledo Christian

Emmanuel Christian at Gibsonburg

Other Northwest Ohio

Arcadia at Vanlue

Hopewell-Loudon at Fostoria St. Wendelin

Fremont St. Joseph at Seneca East

New Riegel at Lakota

Van Buren at Liberty-Benton

McComb at Arlington

Old Fort at North Baltimore

Port Clinton at Oak Harbor

Saturday

City League

Bowsher at Leipsic

Scott at Mansfield Senior

Start at Fremont Ross

Woodward at Lakota

Three Rivers Athletic Conf.

Lima Senior at Celina

Northern Lakes League

Rossford at Perrysburg

Ottawa Hills at Southview

Northern Buckeye Conf.

Fostoria at Tiffin Columbian

Oak Harbor at Lake

Evergreen at Otsego

Woodmore at Port Clinton

Toledo Area Athletic Conf.

Sandusky St. Mary at Danbury

Northwest Ohio Athletic League

Kalida at Archbold

Bryan at Holgate

Delta at Swanton

Edgerton at Montpelier

Wauseon at Fairview

Liberty Center at North Central

Other Northwest Ohio

Arcadia at Old Fort

Fayette at Antwerp

Hardin Northern at Fostoria St. Wendelin

Norwalk St. Paul at Fremont St. Joseph

Liberty-Benton at Ottawa-Glandorf

McComb at New Riegel

Monclova Christian at Lima Temple Christian

North Baltimore at Vanlue

Tinora at Pettisville

Miller City at Van Buren

GIRLS

Today

City League

Detroit Country Day at Start

Three Rivers Athletic Conf.

Central Catholic at Clay

St. Ursula at Findlay

Fremont Ross at Lima Senior

Whitmer at Notre Dame

Northern Buckeye Conf.

Eastwood at Lake

Woodmore at Elmwood

Genoa at Fostoria

Otsego at Rossford

Toledo Area Athletic Conf.

Cardinal Stritch at Maumee Valley

Ottawa Hills at Danbury

Gibsonburg at Emmanuel Christian

Northwood at Toledo Christian

Other Northwest Ohio

Arcadia at Hardin Northern

Fostoria St. Wendelin at Carey

Old Fort at Fremont St. Joseph

Lakota at Mohawk

Cory-Rawson at Liberty-Benton

Van Buren at McComb

Southeast Michigan

Clinton at Blissfield

Friday

Northern Lakes League

Bowling Green at Perrysburg

Napoleon at Southview

Springfield at Northview

Northwest Ohio Athletic League

Evergreen at Archbold

Wauseon at Bryan

Liberty Center at Delta

Patrick Henry at Swanton

Other Northwest Ohio

Fayette at Edon

Pettisville at North Central

Southeast Michigan

Bedford at Monroe St. Mary CC

Blissfield at Summerfield

Ann Arbor Greenhills at Whiteford

Saturday

City League

Waite at Meadowdale

Springfield at Woodward

Three Rivers Athletic Conf.

Perrysburg at Clay

Toledo Area Athletic Conf.

Tiffin Calvert at Cardinal Stritch

Vanlue at Maumee Valley

Delta at Ottawa Hills

Northwest Ohio Athletic League

Edgerton at Montpelier

Other Northwest Ohio

Arcadia at Seneca East

Fayette at Antwerp

Holgate at Leipsic

New Riegel at McComb

Monclova Christian at Lima Temple Christian

North Baltimore at Arlington

Huron at Oak Harbor

Port Clinton at Sandusky St. Mary

Lima Shawnee at Van Buren

LAST NIGHT

Rogers 17 16 30 15 – 78

Waite 6 6 9 7 – 28

ROGERS: Dailey 5-1-1-14, Austin 1-3-0-11, Person 1-0-2, Reynolds 1-0-2, Easley 3-1-7, Smith 0-2-0-6, Petty 2-3-7, Hampton 1-0-2, Johnson 3-2-8, Daniels 0-2-2, Williams 3-1-7, Pease 4-2-10. Totals: 24-6-12-78.

WAITE: Henry 2-1-1-8, Works 0-1-1, Caldwell 2-2-2-12, Williams 1-0-2, Craig 2-1-5. Totals: 7-3-4-28.

Start 10 13 14 12 – 49

Scott 2 3 6 5 – 16

START: Turner 2-1-5, Perdue 5-3-13, Jones 4-1-9, Daniel 1-0-2, Randolph 1-0-2, A. Jackson 0-1-1, White 5-0-10, Easley 2-1-5, M. Jackson 1-0-2. Totals 21-7-49.

SCOTT: White 2-0-4, Rivers 2-0-4, Tortman-Wilson 1-0-2, Palmer 1-4-6. Totals 6-4-16.

Oak Harbor 17 14 6 12 – 49

Edison 8 9 9 8 – 34

OAK HARBOR: Barney 7-3-17, Rathbun 5-2-12, Eli 1-0-2, Cecil 7-2-16, Petersen 1-0-2. totals: 21-7-49.

EDISON: Hill 1-0-2, Dumauvant 1-0-2, Sanabria 1-0-2, Imus 5-1-11, Stoll 1-5-7, Lonabarger 1-2-4, Mollohan 3-0-6. Totals: 13-8-34.

TUESDAY

Wayne Trace 11 12 20 9 – 52

Bryan 7 10 10 17 – 44

WAYNE TRACE: Mohr 7-0-14, temple 2-1-0-7, Speice 3-0-6, Wilcox 1-0-2, Feasby 5-1-2-15, Poling 0-2-2, Totals 21-2-4-52

BRYAN: Vollmer 3-0-6, Schimmoeller 4-7-15, Brown 0-2-0-6, Scantlen 5-0-10, Fruth 2-3-7, Totals 14-2-10-44

State scores

Akr. Hoban 100, Akr. Garfield 16

Avon 57, N. Ridgeville 40

Can. South 53, Uhrichsville Claymont 42

Centerville 58, Troy 29

Cin. N. College Hill 49, Cin. Summit Country Day 45

Cin. Purcell Marian 78, Cin. College Prep. 42

Cin. Walnut Hills 55, Cin. Anderson 38

Cin. Western Hills 59, Cin. Taft 40

Cin. Winton Woods 48, Hamilton Badin 38

Cin. Wyoming 57, Cin. Madeira 40

Lebanon 68, Springfield 23

Lorain Clearview 42, Sheffield Brookside 39

Mason 45, W. Chester Lakota W. 39

Miamisburg 56, Greenville 37

 

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Men

EAST

American U. 76, Howard 53

Binghamton 74, Mount St. Mary's 70

Bryant 72, Yale 64

CCSU 65, New Hampshire 56

Columbia 81, Army 64

Drexel 85, Cleveland St. 82, 3OT

Duquesne 94, UMBC 88

Fordham 79, Furman 48

George Washington 93, Rutgers 87

Harvard 72, Northeastern 64

Holy Cross 62, Albany (NY) 57

Iona 83, Marist 74

La Salle 75, Hartford 62

Lehigh 57, St. Francis (Pa.) 50

Loyola (Md.) 87, Catholic 75

NJIT 81, Maine 72

Navy 79, The Citadel 74

Sacred Heart 73, Hofstra 59

Stony Brook 77, Fairleigh Dickinson 62

MIDWEST

Bucknell 66, Kent St. 59

Dayton 56, Delaware St. 46

Missouri St. 81, Cameron 57

Ohio St. 76, Maryland 60

S. Dakota St. 88, Dakota St. 62

SMU 73, Ill.-Chicago 65

Toledo 91, Detroit 75

Valparaiso 69, Ball St. 50

W. Illinois 60, E. Illinois 32

Youngstown St. 84, Robert Morris 76

SOUTH

Appalachian St. 78, North Greenville 70

Coastal Carolina 76, W. Carolina 68

Davidson 87, Charlotte 78, OT

Georgia Southern 75, Brewton-Parker 66

Georgia St. 71, Young Harris 54

Longwood 95, WVU Tech 80

Louisiana-Lafayette 89, Louisiana Tech 80

Louisville 90, UMKC 62

NC State 69, Northwestern 48

Radford 111, Cent. Pennsylvania 72

Richmond 71, William & Mary 60

South Florida 68, George Mason 66

Wake Forest 72, Tulane 57

Wisconsin 48, Virginia 38

Wofford 65, Gardner-Webb 62

SOUTHWEST

Incarnate Word 77, St. Edward's 67

Texas A&M 74, Houston 57

Texas St. 79, Cedarville 58

Women

Cincinnati 75, Morehead St. 44

E. Illinois 71, Bradley 67

E. Michigan 82, Loyola of Chicago 64

Evansville 80, IPFW 67

IUPUI 79, W. Michigan 64

Indiana 71, Virginia Tech 65

Iowa St. 83, N. Iowa 55

Kent St. 69, Niagara 46

Maryland 67, Ohio St. 55

Miami (Ohio) 70, Youngstown St. 67

Missouri 86, Oral Roberts 64

North Dakota 78, Milwaukee 66

SE Missouri 72, S. Illinois 50

UMKC 83, Maryville (Mo.) 79

Xavier 70, Murray St. 66

SPORTLIGHT

Dec. 5

1974–David Thompson scores an ACC-record 57 points to lead North Carolina State to a 144-88 rout of Buffalo State. Thompson surpasses the 56 points scored by South Carolina's John Roche against Furman on Feb. 5, 1971.

1976–O.J. Simpson of the Buffalo Bills rushes for 203 yards and a touchdown in a 45-27 loss to the Miami Dolphins.

 

College football

Mid-American Conference

East

W L PF PA W L PF PA

BGSU 7 1 301 88 9 3 413 165

Buffalo 6 2 270 123 8 4 357 268

Ohio 4 4 230 219 7 5 336 320

Akron 4 4 146 209 5 7 242 343

Kent St. 3 5 198 196 4 8 249 323

UMass 1 7 112 266 1 11 140 396

Miami 0 8 82 271 0 12 117 428

West

W L PF PA W L PF PA

N. Illinois 8 0 341 158 12 0 514 283

Ball St. 7 1 315 195 10 2 481 298

Toledo 5 3 289 216 7 5 396 343

C. Mich. 5 3 211 184 6 6 279 343

E. Mich. 1 7 150 395 2 10 226 542

W. Mich. 1 7 150 275 1 11 206 425

Friday

Bowling Green vs. Northern Ilinois at Ford Field, Detroit, 8

Big Ten Conference

Legends

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Mich. St. 8 0 238 88 11 1 353 141

Iowa 5 3 187 157 8 4 328 225

Nebraska 5 3 218 196 8 4 391 304

Minnesota 4 4 150 188 8 4 317 268

Michigan 3 5 253 234 7 5 405 318

N'western 1 7 149 230 5 7 314 325

Leaders

W L PF PA W L PF PA

Ohio St. 8 0 368 182 12 0 578 243

Wisconsin 6 2 279 129 9 3 429 178

Penn St. 4 4 211 256 7 5 344 314

Indiana 3 5 283 335 5 7 461 466

Illinois 1 7 195 326 4 8 356 425

Purdue 0 8 104 314 1 11 179 456

Saturday

Ohio St. vs. Michigan St. at Lucas Oil Stadium, 8 p.m.

 

NHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Boston 18 7 2 38 75 55

Montreal 17 9 3 37 80 62

Detroit 14 8 7 35 81 79

Tampa Bay 16 10 1 33 76 67

Toronto 14 11 3 31 77 77

Ottawa 11 13 4 26 82 92

Florida 7 16 5 19 61 95

Buffalo 6 20 2 14 48 85

Metropolitan Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 19 9 1 39 89 66

Washington 14 12 2 30 83 82

N.Y. Rangers 14 14 0 28 62 71

Philadelphia 13 13 2 28 63 68

New Jersey 11 12 6 28 64 71

Carolina 11 12 5 27 61 79

Columbus 11 14 3 25 68 80

N.Y. Islanders 8 15 5 21 74 96

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

Chicago 20 5 4 44 105 80

St. Louis 18 5 3 39 91 60

Colorado 19 6 0 38 76 52

Minnesota 16 8 5 37 70 67

Dallas 13 9 4 30 74 76

Winnipeg 13 12 4 30 78 82

Nashville 13 12 3 29 63 78

Pacific Division

W L OT Pts GF GA

San Jose 19 3 5 43 96 62

Anaheim 18 7 5 41 93 80

Los Angeles 18 7 4 40 76 62

Phoenix 16 7 4 36 91 86

Vancouver 15 10 5 35 80 78

Calgary 9 13 4 22 70 93

Edmonton 9 18 2 20 75 101

WEDNESDAY

Montreal 4, New Jersey 3, SO

Philadelphia 6, Detroit 3

Phoenix at Calgary, 10

TUESDAY

Los Angeles 3, Anaheim 2, SO

San Jose 4, Toronto 2

Pittsburgh 3, N.Y. Islanders 2, OT

Carolina 4, Washington 1

Columbus 1, Tampa Bay 0

Ottawa 4, Florida 2

Dallas 4, Chicago 3

Vancouver 3, Nashville 1

Phoenix 6, Edmonton 2

TODAY

N.Y. Rangers at Buffalo, 7

Dallas at Toronto, 7

San Jose at Pittsburgh, 7

Boston at Montreal, 7:30

Ottawa at Tampa Bay, 7:30

Winnipeg at Florida, 7:30

N.Y. Islanders at St. Louis, 8

Carolina at Nashville, 8

Chicago at Minnesota, 8

Colorado at Edmonton, 9:30

Philadelphia 1 1 4 – 6

Detroit 1 2 0 – 3

First Period – 1, Detroit, Tatar 4 (Miller, Andersson), 10:17. 2, Philadelphia, Downie 2 (Couturier, Read), 13:48 (pp).

Second Period – 3, Detroit, Franzen 8 (Weiss, Nyquist), 8:24. 4, Detroit, Tatar 5 (Samuelsson, Alfredsson), 10:13 (pp). 5, Philadelphia, Read 9 (Couturier, Hartnell), 16:38.

Third Period – 6, Philadelphia, Giroux 5 (Timonen, Hartnell), 5:15 (pp). 7, Philadelphia, Couturier 4 (Read, Downie), 8:28. 8, Philadelphia, Hartnell 6 (Giroux, Streit), 9:58 (pp). 9, Philadelphia, Couturier 5 (Raffl), 19:01 (en).

Shots on goal – Philadelphia 10-12-12–34. Detroit 10-16-9–35.

Goalies – Philadelphia, Mason. Detroit, Howard. A–20,066 (20,066). T–2:32.

 

ECHL

WEDNESDAY

Colorado 3, Orlando 1

Alaska at Utah, 9:05

Stockton at Idaho, 9:10

TODAY

Toledo at Evansville, 8:15

Kalamazoo at Greenville, 7

 

GLANTZ-CULVER LINE

NCAA Football

Tonight

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

Louisville 7 3½ (50½) at Cincinnati

Tomorrow

Conference Championships

Mid-American

At Detroit

N. Illinois 3 4 (58) Bwling Green

Saturday

at UConn Pk Pk (43) Memphis

at Rutgers 7 6 (46½) South Florida

at Baylor 14 15 (71½) Texas

at South Alabama Pk 3 (58) La. Lafayette

at SMU OFF OFF UCF

at Oklahoma St. 10½ 9½ (57) Oklahoma

Off Key

SMU QB questionable

Conference Championships

Conference USA

Marshall 4½ 4½ (60½) at Rice

Southeastern

At Atlanta

Auburn 3 2 (58) Missouri

Atlantic Coast

At Charlotte, N.C.

Florida St. 30 29 (62) Duke

Pacific-12

at Arizona St. 3 3 (56) Stanford

Big Ten

At Indianapolis

Ohio St. 6½ 5½ (51½) Michigan St.

Mountain West

at Fresno St. 3½ 3½ (60) Utah St.

NFL

Tonight

FAVORITE OPEN TODAY O/U UNDERDOG

Houston 3 3 (43½) at Jacksonville

Sunday

Kansas City 3 3 (45) at Washington

at Baltimore 7 7 (43) Minnesota

at New England OFF OFF (OFF) Cleveland

at N.Y. Jets 3 2½ (40½) Oakland

at Cincinnati 5½ 5½ (43½) Indianapolis

at New Orleans 3½ 3½ (45½) Carolina

at Philadelphia 2½ 2½ (54) Detroit

at Pittsburgh 3½ 3 (40½) Miami

at Tampa Bay 2½ 2½ (43) Buffalo

at Denver 12½ 12 (49½) Tennessee

at Arizona 7 6½ (41½) St. Louis

at San Diego 3 3 (47½) N.Y. Giants

at San Francisco 2½ 2½ (41) Seattle

at Green Bay OFF OFF (OFF) Atlanta

Monday

at Chicago Pk 1 (49½) Dallas

Off Key

Cleveland QB questionable

Green Bay QB questionable

NCAA Basketball

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG

at Mississippi St. 5 TCU

at Missouri 5½ West Virginia

Providence 7½ at Rhode Island

Dartmouth 1 at N. Illinois

at Vanderbilt 9 Marshall

at Kansas St. 1½ Mississippi

San Diego St. 9 at San Diego

at VCU 14½ E. Kentucky

Rider 1 at Monmouth (NJ)

at Air Force 2½ South Dakota

at Seton Hall 14½ LIU

at Georgetown 20 High Point

NBA

FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG

New York 1 (192½) at Brooklyn

L.A. Clippers 3 (193½) at Memphis

Miami 4½ (192) at Chicago

NHL

FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE

at Toronto -120 Dallas +100

at Pittsburgh -115 San Jose -105

N.Y. Rangers -165 at Buffalo +145

Boston -120 at Montreal +100

at Tampa Bay -130 Ottawa +110

Winnipeg -120 at Florida +100

Chicago -130 at Minnesota +110

at Nashville -125 Carolina +105

at St. Louis -230 N.Y. Islanders +190

Colorado -130 at Edmonton +110

 

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX – Signed C A.J. Pierzynski to a one-year contract.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Agreed to terms with 1B Paul Konerko on a one-year contract.

DETROIT TIGERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Joe Nathan on a two-year contract.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Signed LHP Scott Kazmir to a two-year contract.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS – Named Jay Bell bench coach and Don Long hitting coach.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX – Signed INF Charlie Mirabel.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS – Assigned G Dennis Schroder to Bakersfield (NBADL).

CHICAGO BULLS – Recalled G Marquis Teague from Iowa (NBADL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL – Fined Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin $100,000 for interfering with play against Baltimore during a Nov. 28 game.

BUFFALO BILLS – Released RB Tashard Choice. Signed TE Tony Moeaki.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Signed WR Brian Tyms from the practice squad. Placed DL Desmond Bryant on the reserve/non-football illness list. Released LB Justin Staples from the practice squad. Signed DB T.J. Heath, DL Cam Henderson and LB Johnathan Stewart to the practice squad.

DETROIT LIONS – Signed LB Julian Stanford.

GREEN BAY PACKERS – Announced the resignation of vice president of sales and marketing Tim Connolly, effective Feb. 1, 2014.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released TE D.J. Williams.

NEW YORK JETS – Signed LB Tim Fugger to the practice squad.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS – Placed LB Jonathan Casillas on injured reserve. Signed LB Danny Lansanah from the New York Jets' practice squad.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS – Named Mike O'Shea coach.

 

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS – Recalled Fs Jeremy Morin and Joakim Nordstrom from Rockford (AHL). Reassigned F Brandon Pirri to Rockford. Assigned D Michael Kostka to Rockford on a conditioning assignment.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Recalled G Mike McKenna from Springfield (AHL). Assigned F Michael Chaput to Springfield.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS – Recalled LW Reid Boucher from Albany (AHL). Placed F Ryan Carter on injured reserve, retroactive to Nov. 30.

NEW YORK RANGERS – Agreed to terms with G Henrik Lundqvist on a contract extension.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING – Recalled D Matt Taormina from Syracuse (AHL).

 

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

NEW YORK RED BULLS – Re-signed MF Eric Alexander, D Kosuke Kimura and F Peguy Luyindula.

COLLEGE

BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN – Announced resignation of women's volleyball coach Judy Green.

CAMPBELL – Named Dawn Easley women's lacrosse coach and Jessica Moulton women's assistant lacrosse coach.

DICKINSON STATE – Named Pete Stanton football coach.

GRAMBLING STATE – Named Broderick Fobbs football coach.

ST. ANDREWS – Named Joe Wilson men's assistant lacrosse coach.

TENNESSEE TECH – Named Steve Springthorpe women's soccer coach.

 

HOLE IN ONE

KEITH R. MILLER, No. 4 at Bedford Hills Buckeye, 145 yards, 9-iron.

 

BASEBALL

Calendar

Dec. 2-5 — Major League Baseball Players Association executive board meeting, La Jolla, Calif.

Dec. 9-12 — Winter meetings, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Dec. 9 — Hall of Fame expansion era committee (1973 and later) vote announced, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

 

SOCCER

MLS CUP

Saturday: Real Salt Lake at Sporting KC, 4 p.m.



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