KBUR.com » National Sports http://www.kbur.com News & Talk for Burlington and Southeast Iowa Sun, 02 Aug 2015 22:59:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.3 Flyers Grounded; Badgers Bite Wildcats http://www.kbur.com/2014/03/30/flyers-grounded-badgers-bite-wildcats/ http://www.kbur.com/2014/03/30/flyers-grounded-badgers-bite-wildcats/#comments Sun, 30 Mar 2014 12:07:12 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=40988 MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Top overall seed Florida earned a spot in the NCAA men’s Final Four and ended Dayton’s surprising run in the tournament by downing the 11th-seeded Flyers 62-52 to win the South Regional in Memphis.

 

Scottie Wilbekin  scored 14 of his game-high 23 points in the first half as the Gators picked up their 30th consecutive victory. Patric Young added 12 and seven rebounds to help Florida finally reach the national semifinals after three straight exits in the regional finals.

 

Meanwhile, second seed Wisconsin cut down the nets as West Regional winners in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament following a 64-63 overtime triumph against top seed Arizona. Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Badgers to their first Final Four since 2000. Nick Johnson led the Wildcats with 16 points but was unable to release a shot before the final buzzer.

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A-P Pro and College Scores Roundup http://www.kbur.com/2014/03/16/a-p-pro-and-college-scores-roundup/ http://www.kbur.com/2014/03/16/a-p-pro-and-college-scores-roundup/#comments Sun, 16 Mar 2014 11:19:19 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=38055 BASEBALL SPRING TRAINING

 

Final Detroit 14 Houston 3

Final Baltimore 2 N-Y Yankees 1

Final St. Louis 6 Atlanta 2

Final Tampa Bay 6 Pittsburgh 3

Final Tampa Bay 6 Toronto 3

Final Washington 2 Miami 1

Final Minnesota 3 N-Y Mets 3

Final Arizona 4 Cleveland 2

Final Chi Cubs 6 Kansas City 5

Final Cincinnati 16 Milwaukee 4

Final N-Y Mets 9 Chi Cubs 4

Final L.A. Dodgers 5 San Diego 4

Final San Francisco 13 Seattle 6

Final Texas 16 Oakland 15

Final L.A. Angels 4 Colorado 4, 10 Innings

Final Oakland 8 San Francisco 1

Final Philadelphia 4 Boston 1

Final Miami 5 N-Y Yankees 0

Final Chi White Sox 5 L.A. Dodgers 4

 

 

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

 

Final New York 115 Milwaukee 94

Final Washington 101 Brooklyn 94

Final Atlanta 97 Denver 92

Final OT Indiana 112 Detroit 104

Final Memphis 103 Philadelphia 77

Final Chicago 94 Sacramento 87

 

 

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

 

Final Boston 5 Carolina 1

Final Philadelphia 4 Pittsburgh 0

Final N-Y Islanders 4 Buffalo 1

Final Tampa Bay 3 New Jersey 0

Final OT Montreal 5 Ottawa 4

Final 2OT Columbus 2 Minnesota 1

Final St. Louis 4 Nashville 1

Final Phoenix 3 Calgary 2

Final Anaheim 2 Los Angeles 1

 

 

TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL

 

Final ( 1) Florida 56 Tennessee 49

Final UCLA 75 ( 4) Arizona 71

Final ( 5) Louisville 71 (21) UConn 61

Final ( 6) Virginia 51 Pittsburgh 48

Final ( 7) Duke 75 NC State 67

Final ( 8) Michigan 72 (24) Ohio St. 69

Final (20) New Mexico 64 ( 8) San Diego St. 58

Final (22) Michigan St. 83 (12) Wisconsin 75

Final Providence 65 (14) Creighton 58

Final (16) Iowa St. 74 Baylor 65

Final (23) VCU 74 George Washington 55

 

 

TOP-25 WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

 

Final (22) Middle Tennessee 84 Southern Miss. 55

 

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Blackhawks Stay Undefeated in Region XI http://www.kbur.com/2014/02/02/blackhawks-stay-undefeated-in-region-xi/ http://www.kbur.com/2014/02/02/blackhawks-stay-undefeated-in-region-xi/#comments Sun, 02 Feb 2014 12:25:46 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=37220 THE 20TH RATED SCC BLACKHAWKS REMAINED UNBEATEN IN CONFERENCE PLAY, WITH A 66 TO 63 VICTORY OVER MARSHALLTOWN

…THE 15TH-RANKED IOWA MENS BASKETBALL TEAM BEAT ILLINOIS 81 TO 74…..

AND, IN CASE YOU’D FORGOTTEN, THE SUPERBOWL IS TONITE(SUN) — KICKOFF IS SET FOR 5:30 FROM EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY.

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Blackhawks Destroy Lincoln Land CC http://www.kbur.com/2014/01/12/blackhawks-destroy-lincoln-land-cc/ http://www.kbur.com/2014/01/12/blackhawks-destroy-lincoln-land-cc/#comments Sun, 12 Jan 2014 11:45:43 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=36803 IN SPORTS…..

THE SCC MENS BASKETBALL TEAM DOMINATED LINCOLN LAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE 74 TO 38 AT LOREN WALKER ARENA. THIS(SUN) AFTERNOON AT 3 THE BLACKHAWKS HOST SOUTH SUBURBAN. THE IOWA MEN ARE AT OHIO STATE THIS(SUN) AFTERNOON.

IN THE NFL PLAYOFFS YESTERDAY(SAT) AND LAST(SAT) NITE, THE SEATTLE SEAHAWKS ELIMINATED DREW BREES AND THE NEW ORLEANS SAINTS, 23 TO 15…AND TOM BRADY AND HIS NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS ENDED THE INDIANAPOLIS COLTS’ SEASON, 43 TO 22. THIS AFTERNOON, IT’S THE SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS AT CAROLINA, FOLLOWED BY SAN DIEGO AT DENVER TO FACE PEYTON MANNING AND THE BRONCOS.

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MLB/NHL Playoffs/WNBA Scores http://www.kbur.com/2013/06/03/mlbnhl-playoffswnba-scores/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/06/03/mlbnhl-playoffswnba-scores/#comments Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:47:54 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=30261  
     INTERLEAGUE<
 
   Final      Toronto         7  San Diego       4, 11 Innings
 
 
     AMERICAN LEAGUE<
 
   Final      Tampa Bay      11  Cleveland       3
   Final      Baltimore       4  Detroit         2
   Final      Minnesota      10  Seattle         0
   Final      Texas           3  Kansas City     1
   Final      Houston         5  L.A. Angels     4
   Final      Oakland         2  Chi White Sox   0
   Final      Boston          3  N-Y Yankees     0, 5 Innings
 
 
     NATIONAL LEAGUE<
 
   Final      Miami          11  N-Y Mets        6
   Final      Pittsburgh      5  Cincinnati      4, 11 Innings
   Final      Philadelphia    7  Milwaukee       5
   Final      Atlanta         6  Washington      3
   Final      San Francisco   4  St. Louis       2
   Final      Arizona         8  Chi Cubs        4
   Final      Colorado        7  L.A. Dodgers    2
 
 
     NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS<
 
    Los Angeles  at  Chicago   8:00 p.m.
 
 
     WNBA BASKETBALL<
 
   Final  Atlanta   73  Washington   63
   Final  Chicago   92  Tulsa        71
   Final  Seattle   75  Phoenix      72

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Associated Press Sports Minute http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/18/associated-press-sports-minute-2/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/18/associated-press-sports-minute-2/#comments Sat, 18 May 2013 12:01:56 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=29574

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby recorded his second playoff hat trick and Brenden Morrow provided the eventual game-winner as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat Ottawa 4-3.

Paul Martin and Kris Letang each had two assists for the Pens, who outshot the Senators 42-22 in taking a two-games-to-none lead in the NHL’s Eastern Conference semifinals. Game 3 is Sunday in Ottawa.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The NBA Kings aren’t going anywhere. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson says a deal has been signed that ensures the franchise will not relocate. Earlier in the week the league made it known that it had rejected a bid to move the club to Seattle.

UNDATED (AP) — Andy Pettitte has become the 13th player to land on the New York Yankees’ disabled list, one day after straining an upper back muscle during a 3-2 loss to Seattle. Vidal Nuno is being recalled from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to replace Pettitte in the rotation. Nuno beat the Indians in his first major league start on Monday.

UNDATED (AP) — Former U.S. Open champion Ken Venturi has died at age 82 just 12 days after he was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame. Venturi had been hospitalized the last two months for a spinal infection, pneumonia and an intestinal infection. He won the 1964 U.S. Open at Congressional despite playing with severe dehydration, and overcame a childhood stuttering problem to spend 35 years in the broadcast booth with CBS Sports.

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets running back Mike Goodson is facing drug and weapons charges following a traffic stop in New Jersey. A police spokesman says both Goodson and the man driving were charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and three weapons charges stemming from a handgun found in the vehicle.

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Major League Baseball, NHL Playoff Scores http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/18/major-league-baseball-nhl-playoff-scores/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/18/major-league-baseball-nhl-playoff-scores/#comments Sat, 18 May 2013 11:59:51 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=29572 INTERLEAGUE   Final Pittsburgh 5 Houston 4       AMERICAN LEAGUE   Final Cleveland 6 Seattle 3, 10 Innings Final Tampa Bay 12 Baltimore 10 Final N-Y Yankees 5 Toronto 0 Final Detroit 2 Texas 1 Final Boston 3 Minnesota 2, 10 Innings Final Chi White Sox 3 L.A. Angels 0 Final Oakland 2 Kansas City 1       NATIONAL LEAGUE   Final N-Y Mets 3 Chi Cubs 2 Final Philadelphia 5 Cincinnati 3 Final Arizona 9 Miami 2 Final Atlanta 8 L.A. Dodgers 5 Final St. Louis 7 Milwaukee 6 Final Colorado 10 San Francisco 9 Final Washington 6 San Diego 5, 10 Innings       NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS   Final Pittsburgh 4 Ottawa 3 ]]> http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/18/major-league-baseball-nhl-playoff-scores/feed/ 0 NBA/NHL Playoff Stories/Byron Nelson Golf http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/17/nbanhl-playoff-storiesbyron-nelson-golf/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/17/nbanhl-playoff-storiesbyron-nelson-golf/#comments Fri, 17 May 2013 13:32:38 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=29489

UNDATED (AP) — Tim Duncan scored 19 points and the San Antonio Spurs advanced to the NBA’s Western Conference finals against Memphis by downing the Warriors 94-82 at Golden State.

 

And the New York Knicks have forced a Game 6 in the Eastern Conference finals as Carmelo Anthony Scored 28 points in an 85-75 win over the Indiana Pacers.

UNDATED (AP) — Brad Marchand’s goal at 15:40 of overtime allowed the Boston Bruins to beat the New York Rangers 3-2 in Game 1 of the NHL’s Eastern Conference semifinals. Dustin Brown and Trevor Lewis scored power-play goals 22 seconds apart over the final 1:43 as the Los Angeles Kings rallied to beat San Jose 4-3 and take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.

UNDATED (AP) —The Sacramento Kings are another step closer to staying put. A person familiar with the deal tells the Associated Press the Maloof family has reached an agreement with a Sacramento group headed by software tycoon Vivek Ranadive. The Maloofs would sell a 65 percent controlling interest in the Kings at a total franchise valuation of $535 million.

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Keegan Bradley is the leader through one round of the PGA’s Byron Nelson Championship in Irving, Texas. Bradley set a course record with a 10-under-60 for a three shot lead over Charl Schwartzel. Bradley’s round featured 10 birdies, an eagle and two bogeys.

LONDON (AP) — Veteran soccer player David Beckham says he will retire from professional the end of the season. The 38-year-old Englishman recently won a league title in a fourth country with a team in Paris and has two games left this season with the French club. He also played for Manchester United, Real Madrid and the Los Angeles Galaxy, winning titles with all three clubs.

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MLB/NBA, NHL Playoff Scores http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/11/mlbnba-nhl-playoff-scores/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/11/mlbnba-nhl-playoff-scores/#comments Sat, 11 May 2013 11:48:15 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=29172         INTERLEAGUE   Final Tampa Bay 6 San Diego 3       AMERICAN LEAGUE   Final Detroit 10 Cleveland 4 Final Boston 5 Toronto 0 Final Baltimore 9 Minnesota 6, 10 Innings Final L.A. Angels 7 Chi White Sox 5 Final N-Y Yankees 11 Kansas City 6 Final Texas 4 Houston 2 Final Seattle 6 Oakland 3       NATIONAL LEAGUE   Final Washington 7 Chi Cubs 3 Final Cincinnati 4 Milwaukee 3 Final Pittsburgh 7 N-Y Mets 3 Final St. Louis 3 Colorado 0 Final Arizona 3 Philadelphia 2 Final Miami 5 L.A. Dodgers 4 Final San Francisco 8 Atlanta 2       NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFS   Final Miami 104 Chicago 94 Final San Antonio 102 Golden State 92       NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS   Final Toronto 2 Boston 1 Final OT Washington 2 N-Y Rangers 1 Final OT Detroit 4 Anaheim 3 Final Los Angeles 2 St. Louis 1 ]]> http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/11/mlbnba-nhl-playoff-scores/feed/ 0 Heat Burns Bulls, Other A-P National Sports Briefs http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/11/heat-burns-bulls-other-a-p-national-sports-briefs/ http://www.kbur.com/2013/05/11/heat-burns-bulls-other-a-p-national-sports-briefs/#comments Sat, 11 May 2013 11:44:03 +0000 http://www.kbur.com/?p=29170

CHICAGO (AP) — The defending NBA champion Miami Heat have regained control of their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 104-94 road victory over Chicago to take a 2-1 series lead. LeBron James led the Heat with 25 and Chris Bosh had a monster game with 20 points and 19 boards.

 

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) __ Alex Cobb struck out 13 in four and two-thirds innings and Ryan Roberts and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs apiece to help the Tampa Bay Rays rally for a 6-3 victory over the San Diego Padres. Cobb became the first pitcher in major league history to fan that many batters and fail to make it through the fifth.

BOSTON (AP)— Jon Lester hurled a one-hitter as the Boston Red Sox halted their three-game losing streak with a 5-0 win over Toronto. Only a two-out double by Maicer Izturis (MY’-sur ihz-TUR’-ihs) in the sixth inning prevented Lester from hurling the second no-hitter of his career.

ST. LOUIS (AP)— There was another one-hitter in baseball last night as well. Shelby Miller gave up a leadoff single then retired 27 in a row for his first career complete game in the St. Louis Cardinals’ 3-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies.

DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — NASCAR goes back to its roots tonight when it returns to Darlington Raceway for the Southern 500. Kurt Busch earned the pole by setting a track record lap of 181.918 miles per hour and defending champion Jimmie Johnson is on the outside of the front row.

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