Scoreboard March 6


TODAY’S TV SCHEDULE

BASEBALL

Midnight World Baseball Classic Japan vs. Cuba (first round) MLB

8 a.m. Exhibition: N.Y. Yankees vs. Dominican Republic MLB

10 a.m. Exhibition: Italy vs. L.A. Angels FOXSP

CYCLING

11:30 a.m. Paris-Nice (stage 3) * NBCSN

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

2 p.m. North Carolina at Maryland ESPN

2 p.m. Georgetown at Villanova ESPN2

3 p.m. Vanderbilt at Florida MNT

4 p.m. West Virginia at Oklahoma ESPN2

6 p.m. Stanford at California ESPN2

6:30 p.m. Air Force at San Diego State TWCS

NBA BASKETBALL

3 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Charlotte TWCS

4 p.m. Chicago at San Antonio ESPN

5:30 p.m. Milwaukee at L.A. Clippers FOXSP2

NHL HOCKEY

3 p.m. Colorado at Chicago NBCSN

5 p.m. Phoenix at Anaheim FOXSP

SOCCER

9:30 a.m. UEFA Champions League: Juventus vs. Celtic FOXSP2

THURSDAY’S TV SCHEDULE

BASEBALL

10 a.m. Spring training: L.A. Dodgers vs. Texas FOXSP2

10 a.m. World Baseball Classic Italy vs. Mexico (first round) MLB

1:30 p.m. World Baseball Classic Venezuela vs. Dominican Rep. (first round) MLB

5 p.m. World Baseball Classic (second round) MLB

CYCLING

11:30 a.m. Paris-Nice (stage 4) * NBCSN

GOLF

9 a.m. PGA Tour-WGC: Cadillac Championship (first round) TGC

1:30 p.m. PGA Tour: Puerto Rico Open (first round) * TGC

HORSE RACING

1 p.m. Trackside Live! FOXSP2

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

2 p.m. Kentucky at Georgia ESPN

2 p.m. Virginia at Florida State ESPN2

2 p.m. Butler at Massachusetts NBCSN

4 p.m. Wisconsin at Michigan State ESPN

4 p.m. Oregon at Colorado ESPN2

6 p.m. Long Beach State at UC Davis ESPN2

NBA BASKETBALL

3 p.m. Oklahoma City at New York TNT

5:30 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Denver TNT/FOXSP2

NHL HOCKEY

5:30 p.m. Dallas at Los Angeles FOXSP

* Tape-delayed broadcast

Today’s BIIF games

tennis

Parker at Hawaii Prep, 2 p.m.

Hilo at Waiakea, 2 p.m.

Men’s College Basketball

Major Scores

Tuesday’s results

east

Marquette 60, Rutgers 54

Ohio 72, Buffalo 69

Providence 76, Seton Hall 66

SOUTH

Boston College 68, Clemson 61

Duke 85, Virginia Tech 57

Marshall 88, Southern Miss. 84

Mississippi 87, Alabama 83

MIDWEST

Akron 72, Miami (Ohio) 58

Ball St. 89, W. Michigan 85

Cent. Michigan 61, E. Michigan 59

Iowa 63, Illinois 55

Kansas St. 79, TCU 68

Kent St. 69, Bowling Green 61

Missouri 93, Arkansas 63

Notre Dame 66, St. John’s 40

Ohio St. 67, Indiana 58

Toledo 70, N. Illinois 46

SOUTHWEST

Memphis 56, UTEP 54

FAR WEST

UNLV 68, Boise St. 64

TOURNAMENT

Big South Conference

First round

Campbell 81, Presbyterian 73, OT

Liberty 78, Coastal Carolina 61

Longwood 87, UNC Asheville 72

Winthrop 60, Radford 58, OT

Horizon League

First round

Green Bay 62, Milwaukee 46

Ill.-Chicago 82, Cleveland St. 59

Youngstown St. 62, Loyola of Chicago 60

Women’s College Basketball

Major Scores

Tuesday’s results

EAST

Cornell 53, Dartmouth 45

SOUTH

Kansas 74, TCU 67

SOUTHWEST

Texas 58, West Virginia 45

Pro Baseball

Spring Training Glance

AMERICAN LEAGUE

W L Pct

Kansas City 10 0 1.000

Seattle 10 1 .909

Baltimore 7 2 .778

Tampa Bay 8 4 .667

Chicago 5 3 .625

Cleveland 8 5 .615

Boston 6 5 .545

Minnesota 6 5 .545

Houston 5 5 .500

Toronto 5 5 .500

Detroit 5 6 .455

Oakland 5 6 .455

Texas 3 7 .300

New York 3 8 .273

Los Angeles 2 8 .200

NATIONAL LEAGUE

W L Pct

Washington 5 3 .625

Miami 4 3 .571

Colorado 6 5 .545

San Diego 7 6 .538

Arizona 5 5 .500

Atlanta 6 6 .500

Philadelphia 5 5 .500

Los Angeles 4 5 .444

San Francisco 4 5 .444

St. Louis 4 5 .444

Chicago 5 7 .417

Milwaukee 4 6 .400

Pittsburgh 3 7 .300

New York 2 5 .286

Cincinnati 2 11 .154

NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against nonmajor league teams do not.

Monday’s results

Detroit 8, Houston 5

Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 0

Minnesota 7, St. Louis 0

Atlanta 4, N.Y. Mets 2

Boston 5, Tampa Bay 1

Oakland 13, L.A. Angels 5

Cleveland 13, Chicago Cubs 5

Texas 5, San Diego 4

Seattle 16, Colorado 6

Chicago White Sox 6, San Francisco 2

Arizona 7, Cincinnati 2

Tuesday’s results

Toronto 6, Baltimore 6, tie, 10 innings

Washington 7, Houston 1

Tampa Bay 8, Minnesota 5

Cleveland 4, San Francisco 3

San Diego 7, L.A. Dodgers 3

L.A. Angels 6, Cincinnati 4

Kansas City 8, Oakland 2

Colorado 6, Chicago Cubs 3

Atlanta 2, N.Y. Yankees 0

Today’s games

Roundup>Toronto vs. Detroit at Lakeland, Fla., 8:05 a.m.

Roundup>Miami vs. St. Louis at Jupiter, Fla., 8:05 a.m.

Roundup>Washington vs. Philadelphia at Clearwater, Fla., 8:05 a.m.

Roundup>Pittsburgh vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 8:35 a.m.

Roundup>L.A. Dodgers vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 10:05 a.m.

Roundup>Milwaukee vs. Seattle at Peoria, Ariz., 10:05 a.m.

Roundup>Chicago Cubs vs. Texas at Surprise, Ariz., 10:05 a.m.

Roundup>Kansas City vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 10:05 a.m.

Soccer

MLS Glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Columbus 1 0 0 3 3 0

Kansas City 1 0 0 3 3 1

Houston 1 0 0 3 2 0

Montreal 1 0 0 3 1 0

New York 0 0 1 1 3 3

New England 0 0 0 0 0 0

Toronto FC 0 1 0 0 0 1

Philadelphia 0 1 0 0 1 3

D.C. 0 1 0 0 0 2

Chicago 0 1 0 0 0 4

WESTERN CONFERENCE

W L T Pts GF GA

Los Angeles 1 0 0 3 4 0

Real Salt Lake 1 0 0 3 2 0

Vancouver 1 0 0 3 1 0

FC Dallas 1 0 0 3 1 0

Portland 0 0 1 1 3 3

Colorado 0 1 0 0 0 1

Seattle 0 1 0 0 0 1

San Jose 0 1 0 0 0 2

Chivas USA 0 1 0 0 0 3

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

Saturday’s games

Kansas City at Toronto FC, 8:30 a.m.

Philadelphia at Colorado, 1 p.m.

Real Salt Lake at D.C. United, 2 p.m.

New England at Chicago, 2:30 p.m.

Columbus at Vancouver, 2:30 p.m.

Montreal at Portland, 5:30 p.m.

Sunday’s games

FC Dallas at Chivas USA, 11 a.m.

New York at San Jose, 4 p.m.

Hockey

NHL glance

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Pittsburgh 23 15 8 0 30 81 67

New Jersey 23 10 8 5 25 56 65

N.Y. Rangers 21 11 8 2 24 55 53

Philadelphia 24 11 12 1 23 68 72

N.Y. Islanders 23 10 11 2 22 70 78

Northeast Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Montreal 23 14 5 4 32 71 59

Boston 20 14 3 3 31 60 46

Ottawa 23 12 7 4 28 52 44

Toronto 23 14 9 0 28 68 57

Buffalo 24 9 13 2 20 63 77

Southeast Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Carolina 22 13 8 1 27 67 62

Tampa Bay 23 10 12 1 21 81 73

Winnipeg 22 10 11 1 21 56 68

Florida 23 7 11 5 19 59 83

Washington 21 9 11 1 19 59 62

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Chicago 23 20 0 3 43 75 44

Detroit 23 11 8 4 26 63 60

St. Louis 22 11 9 2 24 64 67

Nashville 23 9 9 5 23 47 59

Columbus 23 7 12 4 18 53 69

Northwest Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Vancouver 22 11 6 5 27 63 61

Minnesota 22 11 9 2 24 52 56

Edmonton 22 8 9 5 21 54 62

Calgary 20 8 8 4 20 57 68

Colorado 21 8 9 4 20 51 62

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA

Anaheim 21 15 3 3 33 75 60

Los Angeles 21 12 7 2 26 60 52

San Jose 21 11 6 4 26 50 46

Phoenix 22 11 8 3 25 67 63

Dallas 22 11 9 2 24 61 63

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

Monday’s results

Phoenix 5, Anaheim 4, SO

Toronto 4, New Jersey 2

Pittsburgh 4, Tampa Bay 3

Los Angeles 5, Nashville 1

Tuesday’s results

Columbus 4, Edmonton 3, SO

San Jose 3, Vancouver 2, SO

Tampa Bay 5, New Jersey 2

N.Y. Islanders 6, Montreal 3

Washington 4, Boston 3, OT

Carolina 4, Buffalo 3

N.Y. Rangers 4, Philadelphia 2

Florida 4, Winnipeg 1

Detroit 2, Colorado 1

Chicago 5, Minnesota 3

Los Angeles 6, St. Louis 4

Today’s games

Ottawa at Toronto, 2 p.m.

Colorado at Chicago, 3 p.m.

San Jose at Calgary, 4:30 p.m.

Phoenix at Anaheim, 5 p.m.

Thursday’s games

Toronto at Boston, 2 p.m.

Buffalo at New Jersey, 2 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 2 p.m.

Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, 2 p.m.

Florida at Washington, 2 p.m.

Montreal at Carolina, 2 p.m.

Vancouver at Columbus, 2 p.m.

Winnipeg at Tampa Bay, 2:30 p.m.

Edmonton at Detroit, 2:30 p.m.

St. Louis at Phoenix, 4 p.m.

Dallas at Los Angeles, 5:30 p.m.

Auto Racing

NASCAR Sprint Cup Leaders

Through March 3

Points

Roundup>1, Jimmie Johnson, 90. 2, Dale Earnhardt Jr., 82. 3, Brad Keselowski, 82. 4, Denny Hamlin, 72. 5, Clint Bowyer, 72. 6, Greg Biffle, 66. 7, Mark Martin, 65. 8, Jeff Gordon, 60. 9, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., 60. 10, Aric Almirola, 60.

Roundup>11, Carl Edwards, 59. 12, Marcos Ambrose, 52. 13, J.J. Yeley, 50. 14, Bobby Labonte, 49. 15, Jeff Burton, 48. 16, David Reutimann, 48. 17, Paul Menard, 48. 18, Matt Kenseth, 46. 19, Casey Mears, 45. 20, Ryan Newman, 44.

Money

Roundup>1,. Jimmie Johnson, $1,774,986. 2, Dale Earnhardt Jr., $1,282,089. 3, Mark Martin, $943,963. 4, Brad Keselowski, $875,931. 5, Matt Kenseth, $725,447. 6, Kevin Harvick, $675,379. 7, Ryan Newman, $672,029. 8, Carl Edwards, $669,864. 9, Greg Biffle, $655,639. 10, Kyle Busch, $536,143.

Roundup>11, Jeff Gordon, $528,510. 12, Denny Hamlin, $527,839. 13, Aric Almirola, $524,235. 14, Clint Bowyer, $513,179. 15, Tony Stewart, $506,079. 16, Joey Logano, $505,130. 17, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., $498,710. 18, Martin Truex Jr., $488,809. 19, Marcos Ambrose, $488,491. 20, Kurt Busch, $480,679.

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

Major League Baseball

MLB—Suspended Miami OF Kolby Copeland (Batavia-NYP) 50 games under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program for refusing to take an offseason drug test.

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX—Optioned LHP Charlie Leesman to Charlotte (IL). Reassigned C Michael Blanke, RHP Jacob Petricka, INF Tyler Saladino, C Kevan Smith and INF Andy Wilkins to their minor-league camp.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES—Agreed to terms with RHP Tyler Chatwood, LHP Rex Brothers, C Jordan Pacheco, INF Cristhian Adames, OF Charlie Blackmon, RHP Edgmer Escalona, LHP Edwar Cabrera, C Wilin Rosario, INF Reid Brignac, OF Rafael Ortega, RHP Joe Gardner, LHP Christian Friedrich, INF Charlie Culberson, OF Tim Wheeler, RHP Will Harris, LHP Drew Pomeranz, INF DJ LeMahieu, OF Eric Young Jr., RHP Juan Nicasio, LHP Danny Rosenbaum, INF Chris Nelson, RHP Adam Ottavino, INF Josh Rutledge, RHP Rob Scahill, INF Ryan Wheeler and RHP Josh Sullivan to one-year contracts.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Optioned LHP Matt Purke to Hagerstown (SAL).

American Association

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS—Signed OF Ketih Brachold and LHP Gabriel Garcia.

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS—Released C Kyle Day.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES—Signed INF Matt Padgett. Traded RHP Josh Rainwater to Sioux City to complete an earlier trade.

SIOUX FALLS PHEASANTS—Released RHP Rod Scurry.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES—Signed OF Fehlandt Lentini.

Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM—Signed INF Ryan Skellie to a contract extension.

FRONTIER GREYS—Signed 1B Calvin Anderson.

JOLIET SLAMMERS—Signed LHP David Jensen, LHP Forrest Moore and INF Michael Wing.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA—Fined Oklahoma City F Serge Ibaka $25,000 for striking Los Angeles Clippers F Blake Griffin in the groin area during a March 3 game.

HOUSTON ROCKETS—Signed G Aaron Brooks. Waived F Tyler Honeycutt.

NEW YORK KNICKS—Signed F Kenyon Martin to a second 10-day contract.

NBA Development League

RIO GRANDE VALLEY VIPERS—Acquired G-F DJ Kennedy and F Mike Singletary from Erie for G Terrel Harris, G Mustafa Shakur and F Wesley Witherspoon.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ATLANTA FALCONS—Signed RB Antone Smith to a two-year contract extension.

CLEVELAND BROWNS—Named Ray Farmer assistant general manager.

DETROIT LIONS—Signed P Blake Clingan.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS—Terminated the contract of WR Michael Jenkins.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES—Signed QB G.J. Kinne to a two-year contract.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

FLORIDA PANTHERS—Recalled RW Jon Rheault from San Antonio (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS—Recalled RW Cam Janssen from Albany (AHL). Reassigned G Scott Wedgewood from Trenton (ECHL) to Albany (AHL). Reassigned G Maxime Clermont from Albany to Elmira (ECHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS—Recalled F Micheal Haley from Connecticut of the (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS—Recalled F Mark Stone from Binghamton (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES—Assigned F Chris Brown to Portland (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING—Recalled G Cedrick Desjardins from Syracuse (AHL).

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS—Signed D Korbinian Holzer to a two-year contract extension through 2014-15 season.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS—Waived D Roman Hamrlik.

American Hockey League

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS—Signed D Mike Banwell for the remainder of the season.

ECHL

ECHL—Suspended Greenville’s Marc-Olivier Vallerand two games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in a March 3 game against Elmira.

ELMIRA JACKALS—Announced F Jean Bourbeau was returned to the team from Binghamton (AHL).

UTAH GRIZZLIES—Acquired D Cody Carlson, F Jordan Clendenning, F Sebastien Trudeau and F Jonathan Lessard from San Francisco for D Mark Isherwood and F Kory Falite. Announced F Ian Schultz was reassigned to the team from Utah (AHL).

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

D.C. UNITED—Signed D Taylor Kemp.

PHILADELPHIA UNION—Signed MF Matt Kassel.

COLLEGE

MONTANA—Reinstated QB Jordan Johnson.