January 12, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Wolverines win!

Wiscasset girls shut down Winthrop

After eight losses to open the Mountain Valley Conference season, Patrick Quinn and his Wiscasset High School girls squad came into Wednesday’s encounter with winless Winthrop starving for a victory. More...

Hyde falls to Hebron

BATH — In a battle of winless basketball squads, Hebron Academy received 24 points from Olivia Brown in a 42-34 come-from-behind victory over the Hyde varsity girls on Wednesday. More...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL ANALYSIS

The BCS as we know it is going away

The Bowl Championship Series as college football fans have come to know it is going away. More...

Transactions

Wednesday’s Sports TransactionsBy The Associated PressBASEBALLAmerican LeagueCLEVELAND INDIANS—Extended their playerdevelopment contract with Carolina (Carolina)for two years through the 2014 season. More...

Bowl glance

College Football FBS Bowl GlanceMonday, Dec. 26Independence BowlAt Shreveport, La.Missouri 41, North Carolina 24Tuesday, Dec. More...

Mavericks, 90-85

DALLAS (90)Marion 7-14 0-0 15, Nowitzki 5-11 6-6 16, Haywood 3-5 2-8 8, West 5-14 1-2 12, Carter 1-82-2 4, Terry 7-16 1-1 18, Cardinal 0-0 0-0 0,Mahinmi 4-5 0-2 8, Beaubois 1-3 1-2 3, Odom2-3 1-2 6. More...

NBA D-League

NBA Development League At A Glance By The Associated Press East Confe More...

NHL glance

National Hockey League By The Associated Press More...

AHL update

American Hockey League At A Glance By The Associated More...

SPORTS ON TV

THURSDAY MORNING 9:00(GOLF) European PGA Tour Golf Joburg Open, First Round.From Johannesburg, South Africa. (Same-day Tape) EVENING 6:00 (GOLF) Golf Central Pregame (Live) 6:30(NESN) Bruins Face-Off (Live) More...

Patriots must handle run better against Broncos

New England hosts Denver Saturday

On the first series of their regular-season meeting, the Denver Broncos rushed for 73 yards against the New England Patriots. By the end of the first quarter, that total reached 167. When the game was over, though, the Patriots had a 41- 23 win. More...

No. 1 Syracuse remains undefeated

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dion Waiters scored 20 points and No. 1 Syracuse remained undefeated with a 79-66 win over Villanova on Wednesday night. More...

Nowitzki leads Mavs to 90-85 win over Boston

Delonte West dribbled down the clock and then did what a Dallas point guard does: He got the ball to Dirk Nowitzki for the winner. More...

Brunswick skates away from Saints

LEWISTON — Eliza Brooks had three goals and two assists as the Brunswick High School girls hockey team rolled to a 10-3 victory over St. Dom’s at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee on Wednesday. More...

Goings-on

TodayBasketball — Lisbon boys at MountainValley, 7 p.m.; Freeport boys at Greely, 7p.m.; Greely girls at Freeport, 7 p.m.;Hyde boys and girls at Waynflete, withgirls at 5:30 p.m. More...

Golf glance

By The Associated PressPGA TOURSONY OPEN IN HAWAIISite: Honolulu.Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.Course: Waialae Country Club (7,044 yards, par70).Purse: $5.5 million. More...

Maine HS hoops

Wednesday’s ScoresBy The Associated PressBOYS BASKETBALLAcadia Christian 61, Islesboro Central 49Calais 85, Narraguagus 41Deer Isle-Stonington 54, Searsport District 32Foxcroft Academy 74, Piscataquis Community31George Stevens 55, Buc More...

NBA standings

National Basketball Association At A Glance By The Associated Press More...

Men’s basketball

Wednesday’s Men’s Major College BasketballScoresBy The Associated PressEASTAlbany (NY) 86, New Hampshire 63Boston U. More...

Women’s hoops

Wednesday’s Women’s Major BasketballScoresBy The Associated PressEASTAkron 91, Buffalo 82Albany (NY) 60, New Hampshire 44American U. More...

NFL playoffs

By The Associated PressWild-card PlayoffsSaturday, Jan. 7Houston 31, Cincinnati 10New Orleans 45, Detroit 28Sunday, Jan. More...

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