Scoreboard (Nov. 29)


THURSDAY’S TV SCHEDULE

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

2:30 p.m. Louisville at Rutgers ESPN

GOLF

4:30 a.m. Sunshine Tour: Nedbank Challenge (first round) * TGC

10 a.m. World Challenge (first round) TGC

HORSE RACING

10:30 a.m. Trackside Live! FOXSP2

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

2 p.m. Kentucky at Notre Dame ESPN2

3 p.m. Southern Utah at TCU FOXSP

4 p.m. Marquette at Florida ESPN2

NBA BASKETBALL

3 p.m. San Antonio at Miami TNT

5:30 p.m. Denver at Golden State TNT

NFL FOOTBALL

3 p.m. New Orleans at Atlanta NFL

FRIDAY’S TV SCHEDULE

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

3 p.m. Pac-12 championship game: UCLA vs. team TBD FOX

GOLF

4:30 a.m. Sunshine Tour: Nedbank Challenge (second round) * TGC

10 a.m. World Challenge (second round) TGC

HORSE RACING

10 a.m. Trackside Live! FOXSP2

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

1:30 p.m. Tennessee at Georgetown ESPN

3:30 p.m. Syracuse at Arkansas ESPN

MEN’S COLLEGE HOCKEY

2:30 p.m. Boston College at Boston U. NBCSN

5 p.m. Wisconsin at Denver NBCSN

NBA BASKETBALL

5:30 p.m. Denver at L.A. Lakers ESPN

PREP FOOTBALL

5 p.m. CIF Southern Section championship FOXSP

today’s biif games

GIRLS soccer

Waiakea vs. Hilo at Hilo Bayfront, 3 p.m.

SOCCER

MLS Playoff Glance

MLS CUP

Saturday’s game

Roundup>Houston at Los Angeles

Pro Football

Nfl Glance

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 8 3 0 .727 407 244

Miami 5 6 0 .455 211 226

N.Y. Jets 4 7 0 .364 221 290

Buffalo 4 7 0 .364 243 319

South

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Houston 10 1 0 .909 327 211

Indianapolis 7 4 0 .636 230 273

Tennessee 4 7 0 .364 238 335

Jacksonville 2 9 0 .182 188 308

North

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Baltimore 9 2 0 .818 283 219

Pittsburgh 6 5 0 .545 231 210

Cincinnati 6 5 0 .545 282 247

Cleveland 3 8 0 .273 209 248

West

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Denver 8 3 0 .727 318 221

San Diego 4 7 0 .364 245 237

Oakland 3 8 0 .273 218 356

Kansas City 1 10 0 .091 161 301

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 7 4 0 .636 305 226

Washington 5 6 0 .455 295 285

Dallas 5 6 0 .455 242 262

Philadelphia 3 8 0 .273 184 282

South

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Atlanta 10 1 0 .909 294 216

Tampa Bay 6 5 0 .545 310 254

New Orleans 5 6 0 .455 308 304

Carolina 3 8 0 .273 214 265

North

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Chicago 8 3 0 .727 277 175

Green Bay 7 4 0 .636 273 245

Minnesota 6 5 0 .545 248 249

Detroit 4 7 0 .364 267 280

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Francisco 8 2 1 .773 276 155

Seattle 6 5 0 .545 219 185

St. Louis 4 6 1 .409 205 254

Arizona 4 7 0 .364 180 227

Today’s game

New Orleans at Atlanta, 3:20 p.m.

Sunday’s games

Seattle at Chicago, 8 a.m.

Minnesota at Green Bay, 8 a.m.

San Francisco at St. Louis, 8 a.m.

Carolina at Kansas City, 8 a.m.

Houston at Tennessee, 8 a.m.

Arizona at N.Y. Jets, 8 a.m.

Indianapolis at Detroit, 8 a.m.

Jacksonville at Buffalo, 8 a.m.

New England at Miami, 8 a.m.

Tampa Bay at Denver, 11:05 a.m.

Cleveland at Oakland, 11:25 a.m.

Cincinnati at San Diego, 11:25 a.m.

Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 11:25 a.m.

Philadelphia at Dallas, 3:20 p.m.

Monday’s game

N.Y. Giants at Washington, 3:30 p.m.

College Football

ap top 25

Record Pts Pv

1. Notre Dame (60) 12-0 1,500 1

2. Alabama 11-1 1,400 2

3. Georgia 11-1 1,331 3

4. Ohio St. 12-0 1,294 4

5. Florida 11-1 1,262 6

6. Oregon 11-1 1,242 5

7. Kansas St. 10-1 1,079 7

8. Stanford 10-2 1,061 11

9. LSU 10-2 1,056 8

10. Texas A&M 10-2 1,043 9

11. South Carolina 10-2 916 13

12. Oklahoma 9-2 834 14

13. Florida St. 10-2 764 10

14. Nebraska 10-2 704 17

15. Clemson 10-2 667 12

16. Oregon St. 8-3 528 16

17. UCLA 9-3 505 15

18. Kent St. 11-1 355 23

19. N. Illinois 11-1 349 24

20. Utah St. 10-2 274 25

21. Michigan 8-4 217 20

22. Northwestern 9-3 189 NR

23. Texas 8-3 185 18

24. Oklahoma St. 7-4 174 22

25. Boise St. 9-2 145 NR

Others receiving votes: San Jose St. 78, Louisville 73, TCU 67, Penn St. 61, Rutgers 50, Vanderbilt 48, San Diego St. 15, Fresno St. 12, Southern Cal 7, Arkansas St. 5, Arizona 4, Cincinnati 3, Ball St. 1, Mississippi St. 1, North Carolina 1.

USA Today Top 25 Poll

Record Pts Pvs

1. Notre Dame (56) 12-0 1,469 1

2. Alabama (2) 11-1 1,398 2

3. Georgia (1) 11-1 1,341 3

4. Oregon 11-1 1,277 4

5. Florida 11-1 1,265 6

6. LSU 10-2 1,124 7

7. Kansas State 10-1 1,114 8

8. Texas A&M 10-2 1,076 10

9. Stanford 10-2 1,008 11

10. South Carolina 10-2 972 12

11. Oklahoma 9-2 878 13

12. Florida State 10-2 829 5

13. Nebraska 10-2 765 14

14. Clemson 10-2 720 9

15. Boise State 9-2 479 22

16. UCLA 9-3 445 16

17. Oregon State 8-3 410 17

18. Northern Illinois 11-1 377 23

19. Kent State 11-1 337 25

20. Northwestern 9-3 314 NR

21. Texas 8-3 312 15

22. Utah State 10-2 264 NR

23. Louisville 9-2 184 18

24. Michigan 8-4 158 20

25. Rutgers 9-2 152 19

Others receiving votes: Oklahoma State 129; San Jose State 105; Vanderbilt 94; Fresno State 39; TCU 34; San Diego State 28; Cincinnati 17; Arizona State 13; Arkansas State 13; Mississippi State 11; Middle Tennessee 7; Central Florida 5; Louisiana Tech 5; Arizona 3; Toledo 2; Baylor 1; Southern California 1.

Harris Top 25

Record Pts Pvs

1. Notre Dame (109) 12-0 2869 1

2. Alabama (6) 11-1 2740 2

3. Georgia 11-1 2599 3

4. Oregon 11-1 2507 4

5. Florida 11-1 2435 5

6. Kansas State 10-1 2229 7

7. LSU 10-2 2142 8

8. Stanford 10-2 2059 11

9. Texas A&M 10-2 2038 10

10. South Carolina 10-2 1862 12

11. Oklahoma 9-2 1706 13

12. Florida State 10-2 1614 6

13. Nebraska 10-2 1493 14

14. Clemson 10-2 1446 9

15. Oregon State 8-3 975 15

16. UCLA 9-3 919 16

17. Boise State 9-2 817 21

18. Kent State 11-1 705 25

19. Northern Illinois 11-1 619 24

20. Texas 8-3 564 17

21. Northwestern 9-3 479 NR

22. Utah State 10-2 438 NR

23. Michigan 8-4 434 20

24. Louisville 9-2 394 18

25. Oklahoma State 7-4 392 22

Others receiving votes: Rutgers 302, TCU 134, San Jose State 118, Vanderbilt 67, Southern Cal 57, San Diego State 39, Fresno State 36, Baylor 31, Mississippi State 26, Louisiana Tech 19, Cincinnati 12, Arizona State 11, Syracuse 10, Tulsa 10, UCF 9, Arizona 6, Toledo 6, East Carolina 4, Arkansas State 1, Louisiana-Monroe 1, Washington

College glance

Today’s game

EAST

Louisville at Rutgers, 2:30 p.m.

Friday’s games

MIDWEST

MAC Championship: N. Illinois vs. Kent St. at Detroit, 2 p.m.

FAR WEST

Pac-12 Championship: UCLA at Stanford, 3 p.m.

Saturday’s games

EAST

San Diego at Marist, 7 a.m.

Kansas at West Virginia, 9:30 a.m.

Cincinnati at UConn, 10:30 a.m.

SOUTH

Louisiana-Lafayette at FAU, 10 a.m.

SEC Championship: Alabama vs. Georgia at Atlanta, 10 a.m.

Pittsburgh at South Florida, 2 p.m.

ACC Championship: Georgia Tech vs. Florida State at Charlotte, N.C., 3 p.m.

MIDWEST

Texas at Kansas St., 3 p.m.

Big Ten Championship: Nebraska vs. Wisconsin at Indianapolis, 3:15 p.m.

SOUTHWEST

C-USA Championship: UCF at Tulsa, 7 a.m.

Oklahoma St. at Baylor, 7 a.m.

Oklahoma at TCU, 7 a.m.

Middle Tennessee at Arkansas St., 10 a.m.

New Mexico St. at Texas St., 1 a.m.

FAR WEST

Nicholls St. at Oregon St., 9:30 a.m.

Boise St. at Nevada, 10:30 a.m.

South Alabama at Hawaii, 6 p.m.

FCS Playoffs

Second round

New Hampshire at Wofford, 9 a.m.

Central Arkansas at Ga. Southern, 9 a.m.

Coastal Carolina at Old Dominion, 9 a.m.

Illinois St. at Appalachian St., 9 a.m.

Cal Poly at Sam Houston St., 11 a.m.

South Dakota St. at North Dakota St., 11 a.m.

Wagner at E. Washington, 1 p.m.

Stony Brook at Montana St., 2 p.m.

Men’s College Basketball

ap top 25

Record Pts Pv

1. Indiana (47) 6-0 1,606 1

2. Duke (18) 6-0 1,554 5

3. Michigan 5-0 1,421 4

4. Ohio St. 4-0 1,416 3

5. Louisville 5-1 1,347 2

6. Syracuse 4-0 1,323 6

7. Florida 5-0 1,227 7

8. Kentucky 4-1 1,180 8

9. Arizona 3-0 1,076 10

10. Kansas 4-1 937 12

11. Creighton 6-0 926 14

12. Gonzaga 6-0 854 17

13. Michigan St. 5-1 818 15

14. North Carolina 5-1 718 9

15. Oklahoma St. 5-0 668 20

16. Missouri 5-1 665 13

17. Cincinnati 6-0 571 22

18. NC State 4-1 553 16

19. Colorado 5-0 478 23

20. Georgetown 4-1 257 —

21. Minnesota 6-1 197 —

22. Illinois 7-0 185 —

23. San Diego St. 4-1 182 25

24. UNLV 3-1 175 18

25. New Mexico 6-0 141 —

Others receiving votes: Alabama 108, Wichita St. 99, UConn 93, UCLA 85, Pittsburgh 55, Oregon 44, Notre Dame 42, Memphis 23, Butler 20, Wisconsin 16, California 12, Florida St. 10, Saint Joseph’s 9, Ohio 8, Marquette 7, Murray St. 5, Temple 5, Baylor 4, Tennessee 3, Colorado St. 1, VCU 1.

Major Scores

Wednesday’s results

EAST

Boston College 73, Penn St. 61

Boston U. 74, Coastal Carolina 44

Fairleigh Dickinson 66, St. Peter’s 61

George Mason 55, Rhode Island 52

Iona 83, Niagara 72

LIU Brooklyn 70, Columbia 61

Lafayette 63, Delaware 60

Maine 76, Northeastern 73

Navy 54, IPFW 49

Penn 65, Binghamton 54

Saint Joseph’s 74, American U. 55

Stony Brook 76, Cornell 53

Temple 54, Buffalo 39

UMass 64, Siena 63

Wagner 48, Princeton 42, OT

West Virginia 94, VMI 69

SOUTH

Austin Peay 108, Berea 53

Coll. of Charleston 72,

Charleston Southern 67

Duke 73, Ohio St. 68

Duquesne 73, Appalachian St. 72

E. Kentucky 84, Delaware St. 51

Elon 55, Georgia Southern 50

Florida Gulf Coast 86, Samford 62

George Washington 54, James Madison 53

Longwood 88, Cent. Pennsylvania 75

Louisiana Tech 99, SE Louisiana 62

Loyola (Md.) 67, Coppin St. 51

Marshall 70, Morehead St. 67

Miami 67, Michigan St. 59

NC A&T 90, UNC Greensboro 79

Purdue 73, Clemson 61

Radford 73, Hampton 64

Richmond 86, William & Mary 78, 2OT

SC State 74, Jacksonville 72

VCU 92, Stetson 56

W. Carolina 79, Furman 65

Wofford 70, Winthrop 55

MIDWEST

Boise St. 83, Creighton 70

Bradley 82, Cent. Michigan 65

Cent. Arkansas 74, E. Illinois 72

Cleveland St. 69, Ball St. 63

Illinois 75, Georgia Tech 62

Kent St. 85, Youngstown St. 78, OT

Loyola of Chicago 81, Tennessee Tech 78

Ohio 69, St. Bonaventure 64

S. Dakota St. 71, North Dakota 70

S. Illinois 57, Fresno St. 54

Toledo 80, Texas A&M-CC 68

Virginia 60, Wisconsin 54

Weber St. 62, Dayton 61

Wichita St. 86, Tulsa 60

SOUTHWEST

Oklahoma 63, Oral Roberts 62

Prairie View 81, Houston 80

SMU 62, Utah 55

Texas-Arlington 72, North Texas 59

UTEP 55, New Mexico St. 54

FAR WEST

Air Force 76, Jackson St. 47

Arizona 93, N. Arizona 50

Arizona St. 67, Ark.-Pine Bluff 54

BYU 85, Montana 60

Nevada 84, UC Davis 83

New Mexico 76, Mercer 58

Stanford 68, Seattle 57

UNLV 85, UC Irvine 57

Utah St. 80, Santa Clara 78, OT

Washington St. 64, Idaho 55

Wyoming 68, UC Santa Barbara 40

Women’s College Basketball

ap top 25

Record Pts Pv

1. Stanford (21) 6-0 953 1

2. UConn (17) 5-0 944 2

3. Baylor (1) 5-1 901 3

4. Duke 4-0 861 4

5. Notre Dame 4-0 802 5

6. Penn St. 5-0 752 6

7. Louisville 6-0 742 7

8. Georgia 7-0 701 8

9. Kentucky 4-1 656 9

10. California 5-0 615 11

11. Maryland 3-1 602 10

12. Oklahoma 5-1 459 13

13. Texas 5-0 453 15

14. Purdue 5-1 374 14

15. Ohio St. 4-1 366 16

16. Tennessee 4-1 328 20

17. St. John’s 4-1 314 18

18. Oklahoma St. 3-0 294 21

19. UCLA 3-1 274 19

20. Kansas 5-0 265 22

21. Nebraska 5-1 185 23

22. North Carolina 6-0 181 25

23. Dayton 6-0 177 24

24. Iowa St. 4-0 102 —

25. West Virginia 3-2 91 12

Others receiving votes: Texas A&M 72, Florida St. 49, Miami 31, Syracuse 30, Delaware 18, Rutgers 15, South Carolina 15, Vanderbilt 12, Virginia 12, Georgia Tech 7, DePaul 6, Iowa 6, Middle Tennessee 4, Chattanooga 3, Gonzaga 2, Utah 1.

Major Scores

Wednesday’s results

east

Albany (NY) 76, NJIT 41

Army 61, Columbia 51

Bryant 81, Brown 58

Bucknell 55, Mount St. Mary’s 43

Cornell 74, St. Francis (NY) 56

Delaware 68, St. Bonaventure 58

Duquesne 78, Buffalo 52

Fordham 55, Manhattan 45

Georgetown 69, La Salle 61

Harvard 63, New Hampshire 44

Holy Cross 57, CCSU 56

Marist 85, Hofstra 70

Northwestern 67, Boston College 63

Providence 70, Iona 58

Quinnipiac 89, Yale 62

Seton Hall 57, Siena 48

Stony Brook 56, Robert Morris 48

Towson 58, Coppin St. 55

UConn 101, Colgate 41

SOUTH

Auburn 70, Tulane 65

Charlotte 62, UCF 59

FAU 67, South Alabama 56

Florida St. 83, Iowa 69

George Washington 75, Morgan St. 40

Georgia 83, Furman 47

Howard 40, Loyola (Md.) 37

Kennesaw St. 51, Jacksonville St. 50

Kentucky 92, Miami (Ohio) 53

Louisville 76, E. Kentucky 42

Mercer 46, Davidson 43

Mississippi St. 70, Savannah St. 55

North Carolina 57, Ohio St. 54

North Florida 56, Bethune-Cookman 55

Presbyterian 58, Charleston Southern 57

Richmond 76, NC A&T 63

SC State 68, Jacksonville 45

South Carolina 58, Drexel 55, OT

South Florida 77, UNC Asheville 29

Southern Miss. 88, Florida A&M 71

Tennessee 88, Middle Tennessee 81, OT

UNC Wilmington 59, NC Central 45

Vanderbilt 67, Austin Peay 36

Virginia Tech 47, Wisconsin 38

Winthrop 63, Coll. of Charleston 61

MIDWEST

Bradley 67, N. Illinois 58

Butler 65, E. Michigan 59

Cincinnati 55, Morehead St. 45

Cleveland St. 68, VCU 57

Dayton 95, Wright St. 73

Detroit 97, W. Michigan 57

Duke 71, Michigan 54

Indiana 52, Clemson 49

Kansas 101, Grambling St. 47

Marquette 77, S. Dakota St. 74, OT

Maryland 90, Nebraska 71

Purdue 85, Georgia Tech 73

St. Francis (Pa.) 81, Kent St. 67

Temple 70, Bowling Green 56

UT-Martin 73, Evansville 57

SOUTHWEST

Arizona 71, North Texas 66

Oklahoma St. 90, Texas St. 55

TCU 76, SMU 70

Texas-Pan American 49, Texas A&M-CC 45

FAR WEST

Colorado 68, Wyoming 59

Creighton 65, BYU 62, OT

Loyola Marymount 69, Colorado St. 52

New Mexico St. 69, UTEP 68

Pacific 66, Fresno St. 56

Sacramento St. 68, San Francisco 60

UC Riverside 71, Washington St. 65

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Designated 1B Joe Mahoney for assignment.

BOSTON RED SOX—Traded RHP Zach Stewart to Pittsburgh for a player to be named; RHP Sandy Rosario to Oakland for a player to be named or cash considerations; and 3B Danny Valencia to Baltimore for cash considerations. Named Greg Colbrunn hitting coach.

CLEVELAND INDIANS—Reinstated LHP Nick Hagadone. Designated LHP Rafael Perez for assignment.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Announced RHP Chris Volstad and C Brayan Pena refused outright assignment and elected free agency.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Agreed to terms with RHP Ryan Madson on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Agreed to terms with LHP Andy Pettitte on a one-year contract. Designated C Eli Whiteside for assignment.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Agreed to terms with RHP Pat Neshek on a one-year contract. Designated OF Jermaine Mitchell for assignment. Named Scott Emerson minor league roving pitching instructor; Steve Scarsone manager, Rick Rodriguez pitching coach and Jared Elliot strength and conditioning coach for Sacramento (PCL); Aaron Nieckula manager and Brian McArn hitting coach for Midland (Texas); Jimmy Escalante pitching coach, Haas Pratt hitting coach, Travis Tims athletic trainer and Sean Doran strength and conditioning coach for Stockton (Cal) and Ryan Christenson manager, John Wasdin pitching coach and Casey Myers hitting coach for Beloit (MWL).

SEATTLE MARINERS—Released OF Chone Figgins.

TEXAS RANGERS—Agreed to terms with INF Yangervis Solarte and RHP Collin Balester on minor league contracts.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS—Designated RHP Casey Coleman for assignment.

CINCINNATI REDS—Agreed to terms with RHP Jonathan Broxton on a three-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Traded RHP Luis Rico and LHP Luis Santos to Kansas City for RHP Vin Mazzaro and 1B Clint Robinson. Designated INF Jamaico Navarro and INF Matt Hague for assignment. Named Ricky Bennett, Carlos Berroa, Ron Hopkins and John Kosciak professional scouts.

SAN DIEGO PADRES—Traded RHP Cory Burns to Texas for a player to be named or cash considerations. Agreed to terms with OF Travis Buck, RHP Daniel Stange, RHP Jason Ray and C Eddy Rodriguez on minor league contracts.

American Association

WICHITA WINGNUTS—Sold the contract of RHP James Hoyt to the Atlanta Braves.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DENVER NUGGETS—Promoted Pete D’Alessandro to vice president of basketball operations and Mike Bratz to director of player personnel.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS—Assigned C Robert Sacre to Los Angeles (NBADL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL—Fined Detroit DT Ndamukong Suh $30,000 for kicking Houston QB Matt Schaub in the groin during Sunday’s game.

BUFFALO BILLS—Signed DE Corbin Bryant to the practice squad.

CHICAGO BEARS—Signed LB Patrick Trahan from the practice squad and DE Aston Whiteside to the practice squad.

DALLAS COWBOYS—Released DL Tevita Finau from the practice squad. Signed WR Andre Holmes to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS—Placed DT Josh Chapman and DE Fili Moala on injured reserve. Signed DT Kellen Heard. Signed CB Delano Howell from Buffalo’s practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS—Claimed DE Jason Babin off waivers from Philadelphia. Placed RB Jalen Parmele and CB William Middleton on injured reserve. Released WR Micheal Spurlock and CB Chris Harris. Signed WR Quan Cosby and DB Antwaun Molden. Signed WR Toney Clemons and RB Jordan Todman from the practice squad.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Released LB Bryan Kehl.

MIAMI DOLPHINS—Released G Ryan Durand.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed RB James Develin from the practice squad and WR Jeremy Ebert to the practice squad.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Released G Scott Winnewisser. Signed G Ryan Lee to the practice squad.

NEW YORK JETS—Signed WR Mardy Gilyard. Signed WR Eddie McGee and OL Dennis Landolt to the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS—Signed LB Jerrell Harris to the practice squad.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS—Placed WR Kyle Williams and RB Kendall Hunter on injured reserve. Released DB Eddie Whitley from the practice squad. Signed WR Chad Hall to the practice squad.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Signed OL Derek Hardman. Released WR Diondre Borel from the practice squad. Signed LB Joe Holland to the practice squad.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Signed RB Lennon Creer to the practice squad.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Released LB Darryl Gamble from the practice squad.

Canadian Football League

MONTREAL ALOUETTES—Named Noel Thorpe defensive coordinator.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Reassigned G Allen York from Springfield (AHL) to Evansville (ECHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS—Reassigned D Max Nicastro from Grand Rapids (AHL) to Toledo (ECHL).

Central Hockey League

BLOOMINGTON BLAZE—Signed F Dan Barczuk. Waived G Nick Niedert.

LACROSSE

National Lacrosse League

WASHINGTON STEALTH—Signed D Kyle Sorensen and F Rhys Duch to one-year contracts.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

COLUMBUS CREW—Exercised options on G Andy Gruenebaum, G Matt Lampson, D Eric Gehrig, D Josh Williams, M Bernardo Anor, M Dilly Duka, M Ethan Finlay, M Kevan George, F Justin Meram and F Aaron Schoenfeld. Declined options on G William Hesmer, D Rich Balchan, D Julius James, D Sebastian Miranda, M Chris Birchall, M Tony Tchani and F Tommy Heinemann.

D.C. UNITED—Announced the retirement of F Josh Wolff, who will remain with the club as an assistant coach.

TORONTO FC—Named Kevin Payne president.

COLLEGE

ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE—Announced Louisville has been elected as a member.

CAPITAL—Named Bill Olin men’s lacrosse coach.

CLEMSON—Suspended men’s basketball F Milton Jennings one game.

LIMESTONE—Named Remington Steele women’s assistant lacrosse coach.

LSU—Agreed to terms with football coach Les Miles on a seven-year contract.

UCLA—Announced junior C Joshua Smith will leave the men’s basketball program.