January 2, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Richmond boys pick up second win

Eagles, Shipbuilders drop Friday contests

RICHMOND — The Richmond High School boys basketball team won for the second straight time Friday with a 52-30 East-West Conference victory over Seacoast Christian. More...

Tourney split for Bears

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The Cal-Lutheran women’s basketball team used a late 6-0 run and held off a Bowdoin rally to edge the Polar Bears 56- 55 in the finale of the Posada Royale Holiday Classic late Saturday evening. More...

Syracuse routs DePaul

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Kris Joseph scored 22 points and No. 1 Syracuse used its defense and depth to rout DePaul 87-68 on Sunday, the unbeaten Orange’s 15th straight victory. C.J. More...

Broncos, Giants win divisions; Patriots top AFC

Two rematches of regular-season games will highlight the wild-card round, which was set up when Cincinnati grabbed the final AFC spot Sunday and Atlanta moved ahead of Detroit in the NFC. More...

Pats top Bills for top seed

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Big deficits don’t rattle Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. They just start playing better. Down by three touchdowns? Simply score the next 49 points and beat the Buffalo Bills 49-21. Trailing 17-0 a week earlier? More...

Rondo’s magic leads Celtics

Guard’s triple-double highlights 94-86 victory over Wizards

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Doc Rivers was enjoying his team’s win so much that he didn’t realize Rajon Rondo had achieved his eighth regular- season triple-double. More...

Dragon girls cruise past ’Devils

Unbeaten Cony downs Mt. Ararat

BRUNSWICK — Becky Champagne scored all 11 of her points in the first half, including nine in a pivotal second quarter, as the Brunswick High School girls basketball team ran past Lewiston 50-34 in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference play on Fri More...

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Giants keep Cowboys out, 31-14

NFL ROUNDUP

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes and the New York Giants won an all-or-nothing game to claim the final spot in the NFL playoffs, beating the Dallas Cowboys 31-14 on Sunday night. More...