Scoreboard 12-30
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Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts.

Sunday, Dec. 30

NFL FOOTBALL

1 p.m.

CBS — Regional coverage, Jacksonville at Tennessee

FOX — Regional coverage, Tampa Bay at Atlanta

4:25 p.m.

CBS — Regional coverage, doubleheader game

FOX — Regional coverage, Green Bay at Minnesota

8:20 p.m.

NBC — Dallas at Washington

ON TAP

Thursday, Jan. 3

WRESTLING

Walker Valley at Bradley Central, 7 (JV 6)

Friday, Jan. 4

BASKETBALL

West Minster (Ga.) at Cleveland (B), 7:30 (BJV 6)

Sweetwater at Polk County, 6 (BJV 4:30)

Lee at Bellhaven (Miss.), 6:30

WRESTLING

Cookeville, Cordova, Walker Valley at Cleveland, 6

Soddy-Daisy Duals

Bradley Central vs. Science Hill, TBA

Saturday, Jan. 5

BASKETBALL

Lee at William Carey (Miss.), 4

White County at Bradley Central, 6 (BJV 4:30)

Knox West at Cleveland, 6 (JV 3)

WRESTLING

Soddy Showdown

Bradley Central, Walker Valley participating

Central Invitational

Cleveland participating

Sunday, Jan. 6

SWIMMING

Cleveland at Maryville, 2

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

New York 21 9 .700 —

Brooklyn 16 14 .533 5

Boston 14 14 .500 6

Philadelphia 14 16 .467 7

Toronto 11 20 .355 10½

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Miami 20 7 .741 —

Atlanta 19 9 .679 1½

Orlando 12 18 .400 9½

Charlotte 7 23 .233 14½

Washington 4 23 .148 16

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Indiana 17 13 .567 —

Milwaukee 15 12 .556 ½

Chicago 15 12 .556 ½

Detroit 10 22 .313 8

Cleveland 7 25 .219 11

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 23 8 .742 —

Memphis 18 8 .692 2½

Houston 16 13 .552 6

Dallas 12 18 .400 10½

New Orleans 7 23 .233 15½

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Oklahoma City 22 6 .786 —

Denver 17 14 .548 6½

Portland 14 14 .500 8

Minnesota 13 13 .500 8

Utah 15 16 .484 8½

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Clippers 24 6 .800 —

Golden State 20 10 .667 4

L.A. Lakers 15 15 .500 9

Phoenix 11 19 .367 13

Sacramento 10 19 .345 13½

Friday’s Games

Indiana 97, Phoenix 91

Washington 105, Orlando 97

Atlanta 102, Cleveland 94

Brooklyn 97, Charlotte 81

Detroit 109, Miami 99

Toronto 104, New Orleans 97, OT

Denver 106, Dallas 85

San Antonio 122, Houston 116

L.A. Clippers 116, Utah 114

Sacramento 106, New York 105

Golden State 96, Philadelphia 89

L.A. Lakers 104, Portland 87

Saturday’s Games

Atlanta 109, Indiana 100

New Orleans 98, Charlotte 95

Toronto 123, Orlando 88

Brooklyn 103, Cleveland 100

Washington at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Houston, 8 p.m.

Denver at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Phoenix at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Miami at Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Portland, 10 p.m.

Boston at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

San Antonio at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.

Milwaukee at Detroit, 7:30 p.m.

Boston at Sacramento, 9 p.m.

Utah at L.A. Clippers, 9:30 p.m.

Monday’s Games

Charlotte at Chicago, 3 p.m.

Memphis at Indiana, 3 p.m.

Miami at Orlando, 5 p.m.

Atlanta at Houston, 7 p.m.

Brooklyn at San Antonio, 7 p.m.

Phoenix at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

NCAA Men’s Top 25 Fared

Saturday

1. Duke (12-0) beat Santa Clara 90-77. Next: at Davidson, Wednesday.

2. Michigan (13-0) beat Central Michigan 88-73. Next: at Northwestern, Thursday.

3. Arizona (12-0) did not play. Next: vs. Colorado, Thursday.

4. Louisville (12-1) beat Kentucky 80-77. Next: vs. Providence, Wednesday.

5. Indiana (12-1) did not play. Next: at Iowa, Monday.

6. Kansas (11-1) beat American U. 89-57. Next: vs. Temple, Sunday, Jan. 6.

7. Missouri (10-2) did not play. Next: vs. Bucknell, Saturday.

8. Cincinnati (12-1) did not play. Next: at No. 24 Pittsburgh, Monday.

9. Syracuse (11-1) beat Alcorn State 57-36. Next: vs. Central Connecticut State, Monday.

10. Ohio State (10-2) beat Chicago State 87-44. Next: vs. Nebraska, Wednesday.

11. Minnesota (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 19 Michigan State, Monday.

12. Illinois (13-1) beat Auburn 81-79. Next: at Purdue, Wednesday.

13. Gonzaga (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 22 Oklahoma State, Monday.

14. Florida (9-2) beat Air Force 78-61. Next: at Yale, Sunday, Jan. 6.

15. Georgetown (10-1) did not play. Next: at Marquette, Saturday.

16. Creighton (12-1) beat Evansville 87-70. Next: at Illinois State, Wednesday.

17. San Diego State (11-2) did not play. Next: vs. Cal State Bakersfield, Wednesday.

18. Butler (10-2) beat Vanderbilt 68-49. Next: vs. Pennsylvania, Wednesday.

19. Michigan State (11-2) did not play. Next: at No. 11 Minnesota, Monday.

20. UNLV (11-2) lost to North Carolina 79-73. Next: vs. Chicago State, Thursday.

21. Notre Dame (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. Seton Hall, Saturday.

22. Oklahoma State (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 13 Gonzaga, Monday.

23. N.C. State (10-2) beat Western Michigan 84-68. Next: vs. UNC Greensboro, Monday.

24. Pittsburgh (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 8 Cincinnati, Monday.

25. Kansas State (10-2) beat UMKC 52-44. Next: vs. South Dakota, Monday.

Women’s Top 25 Fared

Saturday

1. Stanford (11-1) lost to No. 2 UConn 61-35. Next: at No. 23 Colorado, Friday.

2. UConn (11-0) beat No. 1 Stanford 61-35. Next: vs. No. 5 Notre Dame, Saturday.

3. Baylor (10-1) beat Southeastern Louisiana 106-41. Next: at TCU, Wednesday.

4. Duke (10-0) did not play. Next: vs. Monmouth (N.J.), Sunday.

5. Notre Dame (10-1) def. No. 11 Purdue 74-47. Next: vs. St. Francis (Pa.), Monday.

6. Georgia (12-1) did not play. Next: vs. Missouri, Thursday.

7. Kentucky (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Marist, Sunday.

8. California (10-1) did not play. Next: at Utah, Friday.

9. Maryland (10-2) beat Hartford 72-40. Next: at No. 16 North Carolina, Thursday.

10. Penn State (10-2) did not play. Next: vs. Northwestern, Thursday.

11. Purdue (11-2) lost to No. 5 Notre Dame 74-47. Next: at Illinois, Wednesday.

12. Louisville (11-2) did not play. Next: vs. Tennessee State, Monday.

13. Tennessee (8-3) did not play. Next: vs. Rutgers, Sunday.

14. Oklahoma State (9-0) did not play. Next: vs. San Diego State, Sunday.

15. Dayton (12-0) did not play. Next: at Bowling Green, Sunday.

16. North Carolina (12-1) did not play. Next: at Clemson, Sunday.

17. UCLA (8-2) did not play. Next: vs. Saint Joseph’s, Monday.

18. Oklahoma (10-2) beat Cal State Northridge 79-57. Next: vs. West Virginia, Wednesday.

19. South Carolina (12-1) beat Western Carolina 66-44. Next: vs. No. 13 Tennessee, Thursday.

20. Texas (8-3) did not play. Next: vs. Central Michigan, Sunday.

21. Florida State (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Boston College, Sunday.

22. Kansas (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Kansas State, Wednesday.

23. Colorado (11-0) beat New Mexico 84-39. Next: vs. No. 1 Stanford, Friday.

24. Texas A&M (9-4) did not play. Next: vs. Rice, Tuesday.

25. Arkansas (11-1) did not play. Next: at Auburn, Thursday.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

y-New England 11 4 0 .733 529 331

Miami 7 8 0 .467 288 289

N.Y. Jets 6 9 0 .400 272 347

Buffalo 5 10 0 .333 316 426

South

W L T Pct PF PA

y-Houston 12 3 0 .800 400 303

x-Indianapolis 10 5 0 .667 329 371

Tennessee 5 10 0 .333 292 451

Jacksonville 2 13 0 .133 235 406

North

W L T Pct PF PA

y-Baltimore 10 5 0 .667 381 321

x-Cincinnati 9 6 0 .600 368 303

Pittsburgh 7 8 0 .467 312 304

Cleveland 5 10 0 .333 292 344

West

W L T Pct PF PA

y-Denver 12 3 0 .800 443 286

San Diego 6 9 0 .400 326 329

Oakland 4 11 0 .267 269 419

Kansas City 2 13 0 .133 208 387

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

Washington 9 6 0 .600 408 370

Dallas 8 7 0 .533 358 372

N.Y. Giants 8 7 0 .533 387 337

Philadelphia 4 11 0 .267 273 402

South

W L T Pct PF PA

y-Atlanta 13 2 0 .867 402 277

New Orleans 7 8 0 .467 423 410

Tampa Bay 6 9 0 .400 367 377

Carolina 6 9 0 .400 313 325

North

W L T Pct PF PA

y-Green Bay 11 4 0 .733 399 299

Minnesota 9 6 0 .600 342 314

Chicago 9 6 0 .600 349 253

Detroit 4 11 0 .267 348 411

West

W L T Pct PF PA

x-San Francisco 10 4 1 .700 370 260

x-Seattle 10 5 0 .667 392 232

St. Louis 7 7 1 .500 286 328

Arizona 5 10 0 .333 237 330

x-clinched playoff spot

y-clinched division

Sunday, Dec. 30

Jacksonville at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

Carolina at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Baltimore at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Cleveland at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.

Houston at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.

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

Chicago at Detroit, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Atlanta, 1 p.m.

Oakland at San Diego, 4:25 p.m.

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

St. Louis at Seattle, 4:25 p.m.

Kansas City at Denver, 4:25 p.m.

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

Miami at New England, 4:25 p.m.

Dallas at Washington, 8:20 p.m.

End of regular season

College Football FBS Bowl Glance

Saturday, Dec. 15

New Mexico Bowl

At Albuquerque

Arizona 49, Nevada 48

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

At Boise, Idaho

Utah State 41, Toledo 15

Thursday, Dec. 20

Poinsettia Bowl

At San Diego

BYU 23, San Diego State 6

Friday, Dec. 21

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl

At St. Petersburg, Fla.

UCF 38, Ball State 17

Saturday, Dec. 22

New Orleans Bowl

Louisiana-Lafayette 43, East Carolina 34

MAACO Bowl

Las Vegas

Boise State 28, Washington 26

Monday, Dec. 24

Hawaii Bowl

At Honolulu

SMU 43, Fresno State 10

Wednesday, Dec. 26

Little Caesars Pizza Bowl

At Detroit

Central Michigan 24, Western Kentucky 21

Thursday, Dec. 27

Military Bowl

At Washington

San Jose State 29, Bowling Green 20

Belk Bowl

At Charlotte, N.C.

Cincinnati 48, Duke 34

Holiday Bowl

At San Diego

Baylor 49, UCLA 26

Friday, Dec. 28

Independence Bowl

At Shreveport, La.

Ohio 45, Louisiana-Monroe 14

Russell Athletic Bowl

At Orlando, Fla.

Virginia Tech 13, Rutgers 10, OT

Meineke Car Care Bowl

At Houston

Texas Tech 34, Minnesota 31

Saturday, Dec. 29

Armed Forces Bowl

At Fort Worth, Texas

Rice 33, Air Force 14

Pinstripe Bowl

At New York

Syracuse 38, West Virginia 14

Fight Hunger Bowl

At San Francisco

Arizona State 62, Navy 28

Alamo Bowl

At San Antonio

Texas 31,Oregon State, 27

Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

At Tempe, Ariz.

Michigan State (6-6) vs. TCU (7-5), after presstime

Monday, Dec. 31

Music City Bowl

At Nashville, Tenn.

Vanderbilt (8-4) vs. N.C. State (7-5), Noon (ESPN)

Sun Bowl

At El Paso, Texas

Georgia Tech (6-7) vs. Southern Cal (7-5), 2 p.m. (CBS)

Liberty Bowl

At Memphis, Tenn.

Iowa State (6-6) vs. Tulsa (10-3), 3:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Chick-fil-A Bowl

At Atlanta

LSU (10-2) vs. Clemson (10-2), 7:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Tuesday, Jan. 1

Heart of Dallas Bowl

At Dallas

Purdue (6-6) vs. Oklahoma State (7-5), Noon (ESPNU)

Gator Bowl

At Jacksonville, Fla.

Mississippi State (8-4) vs. Northwestern (9-3), Noon (ESPN2)

Capital One Bowl

At Orlando, Fla.

Georgia (11-2) vs. Nebraska (10-3), 1 p.m. (ABC)

Outback Bowl

At Tampa, Fla.

South Carolina (10-2) vs. Michigan (8-4), 1 p.m. (ESPN)

Rose Bowl

At Pasadena, Calif.

Stanford (11-2) vs. Wisconsin (8-5), 5 p.m. (ESPN)

Orange Bowl

At Miami

Northern Illinois (12-1) vs. Florida State (11-2), 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Wednesday, Jan. 2

Sugar Bowl

At New Orleans

Florida (11-1) vs. Louisville (10-2), 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Thursday, Jan. 3

Fiesta Bowl

At Glendale, Ariz.

Kansas State (11-1) vs. Oregon (11-1), 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Friday, Jan. 4

Cotton Bowl

At Arlington, Texas

Texas A&M (10-2) vs. Oklahoma (10-2), 8 p.m. (FOX)

Saturday, Jan. 5

BBVA Compass Bowl

At Birmingham, Ala.

Pittsburgh (6-6) vs. Mississippi (6-6), 1 p.m. (ESPN)

Sunday, Jan. 6

GoDaddy.com Bowl

At Mobile, Ala.

Kent State (11-2) vs. Arkansas State (9-3), 9 p.m. (ESPN)

Monday, Jan. 7

BCS National Championship

At Miami

Notre Dame (12-0) vs. Alabama (12-1), 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

Saturday, Jan. 19

RAYCOM College Football All-Star Classic

At Montgomery, Ala.

Stars vs. Stripes, 3 p.m. (CBSSN)

East-West Shrine Classic

At St. Petersburg, Fla.

East vs. West, 4 p.m. (NFLN)

Saturday, Jan. 26

Senior Bowl

At Mobile, Ala.

North vs. South, 4 p.m. (NFLN)

LOCAL NOTES

BASEBALL

WV HITTING/PITCHING CAMP

Registration the Walker Valley Mustangs Hitting and Pitching Baseball Camp will be held Jan. 6 from 2-3:30 p.m. The camp will run on five consecutive Sundays at the Walker Valley hitting facility. For more information, contact Mike Turner at 595-2640 or Joe Shamblin at 364-6951.

U.S. BASEBALL ACADEMY

U.S. Baseball Academy will offer advanced hitting, pitching, fielding/baserunning and catching training programs and instruction at Cleveland State Community College, under the direction of CSCC head baseball coach Mike Policastro. The instruction dates are Jan. 13, 20, 27 and Feb. 3, 2013. A complete description of the program and registration forms can be obtained at www.USBaseballAcademy.com or by contacting U.S. Baseball Academy at (866)622-4487.

TRYOUT TUNE-UP

The 3rd annual Tryout Tune-Up will take place the on the final four Sundays of January again in 2013

Robbie Winters, former Bradley Central, Cleveland State, Lee University baseball player and former head coach at Lake Forest Middle School will be directing the clinic. The "tune-up" will emphasize offensive and defensive fundamentals for each camper. All young men, ages 5-15, planning on playing baseball this spring are encouraged to attend. The dates for the Tryout Tune-Up are Jan. 6, 13, 20, and 27 and will last from 2-5 p.m. For more information, contact coach Winters at 473-9645 if you would like to register of if you have any questions.

MUSTANG BEAUTY PAGEANT

Queen of Hearts Beauty Pageant, an annual fundraiser benefitting the Walker Valley High School baseball team will be held Feb. 9 as the school’s auditorium. Event 1 will begin at 11 a.m. for divisions birth–age 5; Event 2 will start at 2 p.m. for the remaining age divisions. For entry forms go to Facebook.com: Tennesseefundraisingpagents.

SOFTBALL

LEE WINTER PROSPECT CAMP

The 2013 Lee Winter Prospect Camp will be held Feb. 9 at Butler Field on the Lee University Campus. The camp will run from 9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. The cost for the camp is $55 for early registration of $65 on the day of the camp. The camp will feature Lee coach Emily Russell, assistant coach Jeff Martin as well as Lady Flames coaching staff and players. The camp will also feature other college coaches working as instructors with each group. The camp is for athletes in grades 8-12 as well as junior college students. Space is limited and early registration is recommended. Discounts are available to a team with more than five members ($10 reduction per camper) and for siblings ($10 per child). Only one discount per camper is allowed. For more information, contact Emily Russell (423)614-8456 or email erussell@leeuniversity.edu.

TRANSACTIONS

Saturday’s Sports Transactions

FOOTBALL

National Football League

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS-Placed WR Terrance Copper on injured reserve. Signed WR Junior Hemingway from the practice squad.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS-Activated DL Jermaine Cunningham. Signed WR Kamar Aiken and DB Malcolm Williams from the practice squad. Released DL Ron Brace.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS-Agreed to terms with coach Sean Payton on a multiyear contract extension.

COLLEGE

CONNECTICUT-Signed men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie to a contract extension through the end of the 2017-18 season.

Friday’s Sports Transactions

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA-Announced the retirement of executive counsel for business and finance Harvey Benjamin, who will remain as a consultant.

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS-Assigned F Samardo Samuels to Canton (NBADL).

FOOTBALL

National Football League

NFL-Fined Baltimore S Ed Reed $55,000, Carolina QB Cam Newton $31,000 and New England DT Vince Wilfork $30,000, Carolina DE Greg Hardy $25,000, Carolina S Charles Godfrey $21,000, Houston CB Kareem Jackson $21,000, Baltimore OT Michael Oher $10,000, Houston CB Kareem Jackson $21,000 and Tennessee DT Sen’Derrick Marks $7,875 for their actions during last week’s games.

BUFFALO BILLS-Signed WR Kevin Elliott from the practice squad.

DALLAS COWBOYS-Signed DE Monte Taylor to the practice squad.

GREEN BAY PACKERS-Released RB Johnny White.

NEW YORK JETS-Signed RB John Griffin from the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS-Placed DT Richard Seymour and DB Phillip Adams on injured reserve. Signed DL Brandon Bair and DB Cory Nelms from the practice squad.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS-Released CB Ron Parker and DT Hebron Fangupo. Signed WR Deon Butler and LB Allen Bradford from the practice squad.

COLLEGE

MICHIGAN STATE-Announced men’s basketball G Brandan Kearney will transfer out.

NEVADA-Announced the retirement of football coach Chris Ault.

OKLAHOMA-Suspended DT Stacy McGee from the Jan. 4 Cotton Bowl after he was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol on Christmas Eve.

SAN DIEGO-Named Dale Lindsey football coach.

ST. JOHN’S (MINN.)-Promoted assistant football coach Gary Fasching to head coach.