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Published March 24 2013

Scoreboard

Basketball

D

Professional

Standings and schedule

NBA

Sunday

Atlanta 104, Milwaukee 99

Miami 109, Charlotte 77

Houston 96, San Antonio 95

Chicago 104, Minnesota 97

Oklahoma City 103, Portland 83

Dallas 113, Utah 108

Brooklyn 102, Phoenix 100

Philadelphia 117, Sacramento 103

Today

Atlanta at Indiana, 6 p.m.

Miami at Orlando, 6 p.m.

Memphis at Washington, 6 p.m.

Denver at New Orleans, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Utah, 8 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.

College men

Playoff pairings

NCAA tournament

EAST REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday

At Rupp Arena

Lexington, Ky.

Marquette 74, Butler 72

At HP Pavilion

San Jose, Calif.

Syracuse 66, California 60

Sunday

At UD Arena

Dayton, Ohio

Indiana 58, Temple 52

At The Frank Erwin Center

Austin, Texas

Miami 63, Illinois 59

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, March 28

At The Verizon Center

Washington

Indiana (29-6) vs. Syracuse (28-9)

Miami (29-6) vs. Marquette (25-8)

Regional Championship

Saturday, March 30

Semifinal winners

SOUTH REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday

At The Palace of Auburn Hills

Auburn Hills, Mich.

Michigan 78, VCU 53

Sunday

At Wells Fargo Center

Philadelphia

Florida Gulf Coast 81, San Diego State 71

At The Sprint Center

Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas 70, North Carolina 58

At The Frank Erwin Center

Austin, Texas

Florida 78, Minnesota 64

Regional Semifinals

Friday, March 29

At Cowboys Stadium

Arlington, Texas

Kansas (31-5) vs. Michigan (28-7)

Florida Gulf Coast (26-10) vs. Florida (28-7)

Regional Championship

Sunday, March 31

Semifinal winners

MIDWEST REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday

At Rupp Arena

Lexington, Ky.

Louisville 82, Colorado State 56

At The Palace of Auburn Hills

Auburn Hills, Mich.

Michigan State 70, Memphis 48

At HP Pavilion

San Jose, Calif.

Oregon 74, Saint Louis 57

Sunday, March 24

At Wells Fargo Center

Philadelphia

Duke 66, Creighton 50

Regional Semifinals

Friday, March 29

At Lucas Oil Stadium

Indianapolis

Louisville (31-5) vs. Oregon (28-8)

Duke (29-5) vs. Michigan State (27-8)

Regional Championship

Sunday, March 31

Semifinal winners

WEST REGIONAL

Third Round

Saturday

At EnergySolutions Arena

Salt Lake City

Arizona 74, Harvard 51

Wichita State 76, Gonzaga 70

Sunday

At UD Arena

Dayton, Ohio

Ohio State 78, Iowa State 75

At The Sprint Center

Kansas City, Mo.

La Salle 76, Mississippi 74

Regional Semifinals

Thursday, March 28

At The Staples Center

Los Angeles

Wichita State (28-8) vs. La Salle (24-9)

Arizona (27-7) vs. Ohio State (28-7)

Regional Championship

Saturday, March 30

Semifinal winners

FINAL FOUR

At The Georgia Dome

Atlanta

National Semifinals

Saturday, April 6

Midwest champion vs. West champion, 6 or 7:30 p.m.

South champion vs. East champion, 6 or 7:30 p.m.

National Championship

Monday, April 8

Semifinal winners, 8 p.m.

College women

Pairings

NCAA Tournament

OKLAHOMA CITY REGIONAL

First Round

Saturday

Columbus, Ohio

Oklahoma 78, Central Michigan 73

UCLA 66, Stetson 49

Knoxville, Tenn.

Creighton 61, Syracuse 56

Tennessee 83, Oral Roberts 62

Sunday

Waco, Texas

Florida State 60, Princeton 44

Baylor 82, Prairie View A&M 40

Louisville, Ky.

Purdue 77, Liberty 43

Louisville 74, Middle Tennessee 49

Second Round

Today

Columbus, Ohio

Oklahoma (23-10) vs. UCLA (26-7)

Knoxville, Tenn.

Creighton (25-7) vs. Tennessee (25-7)

Tuesday

Waco, Texas

Florida St. (23-9) vs. Baylor (33-1)

Louisville, Ky.

Purdue (25-8) vs. Louisville (25-8)

Regional Semifinals

Oklahoma City

Sunday, March 31

Florida St-Baylor winner vs. Purdue-Louisville winner

Oklahoma-UCLA winner, vs. Creighton-Tennessee winner

Tuesday, April 2

Regional Championship

Semifinal winners

SPOKANE REGIONAL

First Round

Saturday

Spokane, Wash.

Iowa State 72, Gonzaga 60

Georgia 70, Montana 50

Lubbock, Texas

California 90, Fresno State 76

South Florida 71, Texas Tech 70

Sunday

Stanford, Calif.

Stanford 72, Tulsa 56

Michigan 60, Villanova 52

Baton Rouge, La.

Penn State 85, Cal Poly 55

LSU 75, Green Bay 71

Second Round

Today

Spokane, Wash.

Iowa State (24-8) vs. Georgia (26-6)

Lubbock, Texas

California (29-3) vs. South Florida (22-10)

Tuesday

Stanford, Calif.

Stanford (32-2) vs. Michigan (22-10)

Baton Rouge, La.

Penn State (26-5) vs. LSU (21-11)

Regional Semifinals

Spokane, Wash.

Saturday, March 30

Stanford-Michigan winner vs. Iowa State-Georgia winner

California-South Florida winner vs. Penn State-LSU winner

Regional Championship

Monday, April 1

Semifinal winners

NORFOLK REGIONAL

First Round

Saturday

Boulder, Colo.

South Carolina 74, South Dakota State 52

Kansas 67, Colorado 52

College Station, Texas

Texas A&M 71, Wichita State 45

Nebraska 73, Chattanooga 59

Sunday

Iowa City

Notre Dame 97, UT-Martin 64

Iowa 69, Miami 53

Durham, N.C.

Duke 67, Hampton 51

Oklahoma State 73, DePaul 56

Second Round

Today

Boulder, Colo.

South Carolina (25-7) vs. Kansas (19-13)

College Station, Texas

Texas A&M (25-9) vs. Nebraska (24-8)

Tuesday

Iowa City

Notre Dame (32-2) vs. Iowa (21-12)

Durham, N.C.

Duke (31-2) vs. Oklahoma State (21-10)

Norfolk, Va.

Sunday, March 31

Notre Dame-Iowa winner vs. South Carolina-Kansas winner

Duke-Oklahoma State winner vs. Texas A&M-Nebraska winner

Regional Championship

Tuesday, April 2

Semifinal winners

BRIDGEPORT REGIONAL

First Round

Saturday

Storrs, Conn.

Vanderbilt 60, Saint Joseph’s 54

Connecticut 105, Idaho 37

College Park, Md.

Maryland 72, Quinnipiac 52

Michigan State 55, Marist 47

Sunday

Newark, Del.

Delaware 66, West Virginia 53

North Carolina 59, Albany 54

Queens, N.Y.

Kentucky 61, Navy 41

Dayton 96, St. John’s 90 (2OT)

Second Round

Today

Storrs, Conn.

Vanderbilt (21-11) vs. Connecticut (30-4)

College Park, Md.

Maryland (25-7) vs. Michigan State (25-8)

Tuesday

Newark, Del.

Delaware (31-3) vs. North Carolina (29-6)

Queens, N.Y.

Kentucky (28-5) vs. Dayton (28-2)

Regional Semifinals

Bridgeport, Conn.

Saturday, March 30

Vanderbilt-Connecticut winner vs. Maryland-Michigan State winner

Delaware-North Carolina winner vs. Kentucky-Dayton

Regional Championship

Monday, April 1

Semifinal winners

FINAL FOUR

At New Orleans Arena

New Orleans

National Semifinals

Sunday, April 7

Oklahoma City champion vs. Spokane champion, 5:30 or 7 p.m.

Norfolk champion vs. Bridgeport champion, 5:30 or 7 p.m.

National Championship

Tuesday, April 9

Semifinal winners, 6:30 p.m.

High school boys

Minnesota

Pairings

Class 4A state tournament

Saturday

Third place

At Concordia-St. Paul

Edina 84, Eden Prairie 49

Championship

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Championship: Apple Valley 74, Park Center 57

Class 3A state tournament

Saturday

Third place

At Concordia-St. Paul

Marshall 71, St. Paul Johnson 62

Championship

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Championship: DeLaSalle 50, Austin 33

Class 2A state tournament

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Saturday

Third place

At Concordia-St. Paul

Annadale 59, Esko 58

Championship

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Minnehaha 91, Litchfield 79

Class 1A state tournament

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Saturday

Third place

At Concordia-St. Paul

Rushford-Peterson 50, Upsala 38

Championship

At Target Center, Minneapolis

Southwest Minnesota Christian 81, Maranatha Christian 73

High school girls

North Dakota

Pairings

Class B state tournament

At Fargodome

Saturday

Seventh place: New Town 72, Grant County 58

Fifth place: Benson County 50, Beach 47

Third place: Thompson 54, Napoleon 52

Championship: Minot Ryan 54, Central Cass 50

Hockey

D

Professional

Standings and schedule

NHL

Sunday

Washington 3, N.Y. Rangers 2, SO

N.Y. Islanders 3, Florida 0

Pittsburgh 2, Philadelphia 1, OT

Winnipeg 3, Tampa Bay 2

Vancouver 3, Colorado 2

Calgary 3, St. Louis 2

Detroit 2, Anaheim 1

Today

Toronto at Boston, 6 p.m.

New Jersey at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m.

Los Angeles at Chicago, 7 p.m.

Edmonton at Nashville, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.

Detroit at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

San Jose at Anaheim, 9 p.m.

Juniors

Schedule

United States Hockey League

Saturday

Chicago 3, Team USA 2

Sioux City 7, Des Moines 2

Cedar Rapids 6, Green Bay 5

Dubuque 4, Waterloo 1

Sioux Falls 6, Tri-City 3

Lincoln 3, Omaha 2 (OT)

Muskegon 4, Team USA 3

Sunday

Team USA 4, Youngstown 2

Indiana 6, Chicago 3

Fargo 2, Green Bay 1 (OT)

Dubuque 4, Team USA 3

Des Moines 4, Omaha 2

College men

Pairings

WCHA Final Five

At Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul

Saturday

Championship

Wisconsin 3, Colorado College 2

NCAA Frozen Four

East Regional

At Providence, R.I.

Semifinals

Saturday, March 30

Quinnipiac (27-7-5) vs. Canisius (19-18-5), 5:30 p.m.

Union (NY) (21-12-5) vs. Boston College (22-11-4), 9 p.m.

Championship

Sunday, March 31

Quinnipiac-Canisius winner vs. Union (NY)-Boston College winner, 6:30 p.m.

Midwest Regional

At Toledo, Ohio

Saturday, March 30

St. Cloud State (23-15-1) vs. Notre Dame (25-12-3), 1:30 p.m.

Miami (Ohio) (24-11-5) vs. Minnesota St. (Mankato) (24-13-3), 5 p.m.

Championship

Sunday, March 31

St. Cloud State-Notre Dame winner vs. Miami (Ohio)-Minnesota St. (Mankato) winner, 4 p.m.

Northeast Regional

At Manchester, N.H.

Semifinals

Friday, March 29

Mass.-Lowell (26-10-2) vs. Wisconsin (22-12-7), 4:30 p.m.

Denver (20-13-5) vs. New Hampshire (19-11-7), 8 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, March 30

Mass.-Lowell-Wisconsin winner vs. Denver-New Hampshire winner, 6:30 p.m.

West Regional

At Grand Rapids, Mich.

Semifinals

Friday, March 29

Yale (18-12-3) vs. Minnesota (26-8-5), 2 p.m.

North Dakota (21-12-7) vs. Niagara (23-9-5), 5:30 p.m.

Championship

Saturday, March 30

Yale-Minnesota winner vs. North Dakota-Niagara winner, 4 p.m.

FROZEN FOUR

At Pittsburgh

Thursday, April 11

Semifinals

East champion vs. Midwest champion, TBA

Northeast champion vs. West champion, TBA

Saturday, April 13

Semifinal winners, TBA

College women

Playoff pairings

NCAA Division I tournament

Championship

Sunday

At Ridder Arena, Minneapolis

Minnesota 6, Boston 3

Baseball

D

Professional

Schedule

MLB spring training

Saturday

Miami 6, St. Louis 5

Atlanta (ss) 10, Toronto 5

Philadelphia 13, Baltimore 4

Minnesota 6, Tampa Bay 4

Detroit 10, N.Y. Yankees 6

Atlanta (ss) 3, Houston 2

N.Y. Mets 3, Washington 1

Pittsburgh 5, Boston 3

Cleveland 10, Seattle 5

Kansas City 11, Arizona 10

Oakland 12, San Francisco 5

Texas 6, Cincinnati 2

Chicago Cubs 7, L.A. Angels (ss) 6

L.A. Angels (ss) 5, Milwaukee 1

L.A. Dodgers 10, Chicago White Sox 4

Colorado 10, San Diego 4

Sunday

N.Y. Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 6, 10 innings

N.Y. Mets (ss) 10, St. Louis 7

Minnesota 14, Toronto 5

Washington 9, Atlanta 3, 8 innings

Baltimore 12, Pittsburgh 10

Boston 7, Philadelphia 6

Houston 4, Miami 1, 5 innings

Detroit 9, N.Y. Mets (ss) 4

Kansas City 8, Chicago White Sox 2

Milwaukee (ss) 7, Colorado 5

Oakland 7, L.A. Dodgers 4

Texas 7, Cincinnati 2

Chicago Cubs 4, Cleveland 3

San Diego 6, Milwaukee (ss) 4

San Francisco 5, L.A. Angels 4

Arizona 8, Seattle 4

Monday

St. Louis vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Boston vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Detroit vs. Miami at Jupiter, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

N.Y. Mets vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Philadelphia vs. Toronto at Dunedin, Fla., 1:05 p.m.

Milwaukee vs. Oakland at Phoenix, 4:05 p.m.

L.A. Angels vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Texas vs. San Diego at Peoria, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Seattle vs. Cincinnati at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

San Francisco vs. Chicago Cubs at Mesa, Ariz., 4:05 p.m.

Washington vs. Houston at Kissimmee, Fla., 6:05 p.m.

Pittsburgh vs. Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, Fla., 7:05 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 9:10 p.m.

Cleveland vs. Colorado at Scottsdale, Ariz., 10:10 p.m.

auto Racing

D

Professional

Results Saturday

NASCAR Sprint Cup

Auto Club 400

At Fontana, Calif.

Lap length: 2 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (4) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 200 laps, 148 rating, 48 points, $334,233.

2. (15) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 200, 104.1, 42, $212,340.

3. (6) Joey Logano, Ford, 200, 127, 42, $189,210.

4. (24) Carl Edwards, Ford, 200, 98.2, 40, $176,965.

5. (10) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 200, 95.5, 39, $136,965.

6. (2) Greg Biffle, Ford, 200, 94.2, 38, $144,473.

7. (5) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 200, 108.6, 38, $146,631.

8. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 200, 85.4, 36, $138,156.

9. (16) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 200, 97.1, 35, $119,365.

10. (20) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 200, 81.7, 34, $144,148.

11. (19) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 200, 75.2, 33, $145,616.

12. (18) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 200, 81.2, 32, $146,666.

13. (14) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 200, 110.4, 32, $143,816.

14. (23) Aric Almirola, Ford, 200, 70.2, 30, $136,516.

15. (11) Casey Mears, Ford, 200, 66.1, 29, $126,338.

16. (26) A J Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 200, 75.7, 28, $122,488.

17. (22) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 200, 65.1, 27, $105,280.

18. (7) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 200, 85.7, 26, $128,655.

19. (17) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 200, 80.5, 25, $122,225.

20. (31) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 200, 66.1, 24, $142,816.

21. (29) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 200, 55.1, 23, $108,738.

22. (8) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 200, 95.3, 23, $137,405.

23. (3) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 200, 77.5, 21, $143,421.

24. (42) David Ragan, Ford, 200, 53.2, 21, $112,313.

25. (1) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, accident, 199, 101.6, 20, $120,080.

26. (40) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 199, 44.2, 18, $88,105.

27. (37) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, 199, 46.3, 17, $90,705.

28. (25) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 198, 50.1, 16, $107,552.

29. (34) David Gilliland, Ford, 198, 46.4, 15, $89,705.

30. (36) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 194, 36.5, 14, $90,955.

31. (32) David Stremme, Toyota, 193, 34.7, 13, $88,755.

32. (43) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 193, 29.8, 0, $86,055.

33. (28) David Reutimann, Toyota, oil leak, 192, 51.4, 11, $85,830.

34. (33) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 188, 42, 11, $93,630.

35. (13) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, engine, 184, 88.1, 9, $128,038.

36. (21) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 182, 55.5, 8, $112,479.

37. (9) Mark Martin, Toyota, 179, 62.4, 7, $93,034.

38. (12) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 169, 59, 6, $106,524.

39. (39) Timmy Hill, Ford, rear gear, 108, 28.9, 5, $75,310.

40. (30) Josh Wise, Ford, overheating, 103, 40.1, 0, $71,310.

41. (38) Scott Riggs, Ford, vibration, 66, 27.1, 3, $67,310.

42. (35) Michael McDowell, Ford, vibration, 60, 33, 2, $63,310.

43. (41) Mike Bliss, Toyota, fuel pump, 44, 27.4, 0, $59,810.

Race Statistics

Average Speed of Race Winner: 135.351 mph.

Time of Race: 2 hours, 57 minutes, 19 seconds.

Margin of Victory: Under Caution.

Caution Flags: 9 for 35 laps.

Lead Changes: 17 among 8 drivers.

Lap Leaders: M.Kenseth 1-10

Ky.Busch 11-30 T.Kvapil 31

Ky.Busch 32-43 J.Logano 44-67 Ky.Busch 68 K.Harvick 69 T.Stewart 70-75 Ky.Busch 76-92 D.Hamlin 93-95 Ky.Busch 96-121 J.Logano 122-132 D.Ragan 133 T.Stewart 134-145 Ky.Busch 146-193 J.Logano 194-199 Ky.Busch 200.

Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): Ky.Busch, 7 times for 125 laps J.Logano, 3 times for 41 laps T.Stewart, 2 times for 18 laps M.Kenseth, 1 time for 10 laps D.Hamlin, 1 time for 3 laps K.Harvick, 1 time for 1 lap D.Ragan, 1 time for 1 lapT.Kvapil, 1 time for 1 lap.

Top 12 in Points: 1. D.Earnhardt Jr., 199 2. Bra.Keselowski, 187 3. J.Johnson, 183 4. C.Edwards, 164 5. G.Biffle, 164 6. Ky.Busch, 163 7. K.Kahne, 159 8. P.Menard, 154 9. J.Logano, 146 10. D.Hamlin, 145 11. M.Kenseth, 141 12. R.Stenhouse Jr., 139.

Tennis

D

College men

Late Results Saturday

Gustavus Adolphus 9, Concordia 0

Singles: 1, MacGibbon, GA, def. Olson 6-0, 6-2. 2, Entwistle, GA, def. Larson 6-0, 6-1. 3, Gyswyt, GA, def. Dahlberg 6-0, 6-2. 4, Elofson, GA, def. Moe 6-0, 6-2. 5, Brown, GA, def. Zitur 6-1, 6-3. 6, Baker, GA, def. Biggar 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles: 1, MacGibbon/Entwistle, GA, def. Olson/Larson 8-2. 2, Elofson/Brown, GA, def. Dahlberg/Moe 8-6. 3, Gyswt/Baker, GA, def. Biggar/Storm 8-0.

College women

Late Results Saturday

Southwest Minnesota State 6,

MSU-Moorhead 3

Singles: 1, Kienitz, SMSU, def. Galstad 6-4, 7-6 (7-4). 2, Smith, MSUM, def. Monahan 6-4, 6-2. 3, Overbaugh, SMSU, def. Smith 7-5, 6-0. 4, Hagen, SMSU, def. Wood 6-3, 6-4. 5, LaCoursiere, MSUM, def. Niedert 7-6 (7-1), 7-5. 6, Uphus, SMSU, def. McNary 6-2, 6-0.

Doubles: 1, Kienitz/Overbaugh, SMSU, def. C. Smith/M. Smith 8-5. 3, Niedert/Ritter, SMSU, def. McNary/Emerson 8-4.

Sioux Falls 8, MSU-Moorhead 1

Singles: 1, Kauss, SF, def. Galstad 6-2, 0-6, 10-8. 2, Smith, MSUM, def. Hussey, 7-6 (8-6), 6-2. 3, Beard, SF, def. Smith 6-2, 6-0. 4, Seigenthaler, SF, def. Wood 6-2, 6-2. 5, Sieve, SF, def. LaCoursiere, 6-4, 6-2. 6, DeLange, SF, def. Emerson, 6-0, 6-3.

Doubles: 1, Kauss/Seigenthaler, SF, def. C. Smith/M. Smith 8-4. 2, Beard/Sieve, SF, def. Galstad/LaCoursiere 8-3. 3, DeLange/Iverson, SF, def. Wood/Schmidt 8-0.