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TV SCHEDULE, STANDINGS & MORE - DEC. 22

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TV, RADIO

TODAY

12:30 p.m. - College Football: Bahamas Bowl from Nassau, Bahamas - Alabama-Birmingham vs. Ohio (ESPN).

1 p.m. - College Basketball: Texas (Rio Grande Valley) at Oklahoma State (FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST).

1 p.m. - College Basketball: Temple at Georgia (SEC NETWORK).

2:55 p.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - Liverpool vs. Arsenal (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

3 p.m. - College Basketball: Abilene Christian at Texas Tech (FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST).

3 p.m. - College Basketball: Louisiana-Lafayette at Clemson (WWBD-FM 94.7, WPUB-FM 102.7).

3:30 p.m. - College Football: National Signing Day Special (ESPNU).

4 p.m. - Women's College Basketball: Montana State at Brigham Young (BYUTV).

4 p.m. - College Football: Famous Idaho Potato Bowl from Boise, Idaho - Central Michigan vs. Wyoming (ESPN).

5:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Quarterfinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii - Middle Tennessee State vs. Princeton (ESPNU).

6:05 p.m. - Talk Show: Sports Talk (WDXY-FM 105.9, WDXY-AM 1240).

6:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Sacred Heart at Providence (FOX SPORTS 1).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Florida Gulf Coast at Wichita State (CBS SPORTS NETWORK).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Northwestern at Oklahoma (ESPN2).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Jacksonville at North Carolina State (FOX SPORTSOUTH).

7 p.m. - College Basketball: Incarnate Word at Florida (SEC NETWORK).

7:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Quarterfinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii - Akron vs. Southern California (ESPNU).

8 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Clippers at Houston (ESPN).

8 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Charlotte at Milwaukee (FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST).

8:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Long Island Hoops Showcase from Uniondale, N.Y. - Hofstra vs. Villanova (FOX SPORTS 1).

8:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Las Vegas Classic from Las Vegas - San Francisco vs. Duquesne (FOX SPORTS 2).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Birmingham Showcase from Birmingham, Ala. - Texas vs. Alabama (ESPN2).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Wright State at Georgia Tech (FOX SPORTSOUTH).

10:30 p.m. - NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Lakers at Golden State (ESPN).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Quarterfinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii - Davidson vs. New Mexico State (ESPNU).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: Las Vegas Classic from Las Vegas - Southern Illinois vs. Nevada (FOX SPORTS 1).

1 a.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Quarterfinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii - Miami vs. Hawaii (ESPNU).

SATURDAY

7:25 a.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - Chelsea vs. Everton (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

9:55 a.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - Bournemouth vs. Manchester City (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

10 a.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - West Ham vs. Newcastle (CNBC).

Noon - College Football: Birmingham Bowl from Birmingham, Ala. - Texas Tech vs. South Florida (ESPN).

Noon - College Basketball: Alabama A&M at Georgetown (FOX SPORTS 1).

Noon - College Basketball: Manhattan at Seton Hall (FOX SPORTSOUTH).

12:30 p.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - Tottenham vs. Burnley (WIS 10).

12:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Tennessee at Wake Forest (ESPN2).

1:30 p.m. - College Basketball: CBS Sports Classic from New Orleans - Ohio State vs. North Carolina (WLTX 19).

2:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Connecticut at Auburn (ESPN2).

2:45 p.m. - International Soccer: English Premier League Match - Manchester United vs. Leicester City (WIS 10).

3 p.m. - High School Football: Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas from Spartanburg (ESPNU).

3 p.m. - College Basketball: Wagner at Dayton (NBC SPORTS NETWORK).

3:30 p.m. - College Football: Armed Forces Bowl from Fort Worth, Texas - San Diego State vs. Army (ESPN).

4 p.m. - College Basketball: CBS Sports Classic from New Orleans - Kentucky vs. UCLA (WLTX 19).

4:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Semifinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii (ESPN2).

4:30 p.m. - NFL Football: Indianapolis at Baltimore (NFL NETWORK, WWFN-FM 100.1, WNKT-FM 107.5).

6 p.m. - High School Football: State Champions Bowl Series from Phoenix - St. Frances (Md.) vs. Bingham (Utah) (ESPNU).

7 p.m. - College Football: Dollar General Bowl from Mobile, Ala. - Appalachian State vs. Toledo (ESPN).

7 p.m. -NBA Basketball: Milwaukee at Charlotte (FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST).

7 p.m. - NHL Hockey: Buffalo at Carolina (FOX SPORTSOUTH).

8 p.m. - College Basketball: Braggin' Rights Game from St. Louis - Illinois vs. Missouri (ESPN2).

8:20 p.m. - NFL Football: Minnesota at Green Bay (WIS 10, WWFN-FM 100.1, WNKT-FM 107.5).

8:30 p.m. - College Basketball: Las Vegas Classic from Las Vegas - Southern Illinois vs. Duquesne (FOX SPORTS 1).

9 p.m. - College Basketball: Texas Southern at Brigham Young (BYUTV).

9:30 p.m. - High School Football: State Champions Bowl Series from Phoenix - Miami Northwestern (Fla.) vs. Chandler (Ariz.) (ESPNU).

10 p.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Semifinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii (ESPN2).

11 p.m. - College Basketball: Las Vegas Classic from Las Vegas - San Francisco vs. Nevada (FOX SPORTS 1).

12:30 a.m. - College Basketball: Diamond Head Classic Consolation Semifinal Game from Honolulu, Hawaii (ESPN2).

PREP SCHEDULE

ToDAY

Varsity Basketball

Crestwood in Moody Holiday Classic (Boys Only), TBA

Lakewood in Panther Classic (in Myrtle Beach) (Boys Only), TBA

Middle School Basketball

Chestnut Oaks, Furman, Hillcrest, Manning, Scott's Branch in Chestnut Oaks Christmas Tournament, 10 a.m.

Varsity Wrestling

Sumter in Coastal Clash (in Myrtle Beach), TBA

SATURDAY

Varsity Basketball

Crestwood in Moody Holiday Classic (Boys Only), TBA

Chestnut Oaks Christmas Tournament Championship Games, 1 p.m.

Varsity Wrestling

Sumter in Coastal Clash (in Myrtle Beach), TBA

NFL STANDINGS

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA

y-New England1130.786395274

Buffalo860.571264306

Miami680.429252342

N.Y. Jets590.357285342

South

WLTPctPFPA

x-Jacksonville1040.714374209

Tennessee860.571296319

Houston4100.286319380

Indianapolis3110.214225368

North

WLTPctPFPA

y-Pittsburgh1130.786344278

Baltimore860.571345256

Cincinnati590.357233305

Cleveland0140.000207362

West

WLTPctPFPA

Kansas City860.571359302

L.A. Chargers770.500311255

Oakland680.429281324

Denver590.357254328

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

WLTPctPFPA

y-Philadelphia1220.857438279

Dallas860.571336311

Washington680.429305359

N.Y. Giants2120.143228355

South

WLTPctPFPA

New Orleans1040.714401282

Carolina1040.714331286

Atlanta950.643318282

Tampa Bay4100.286285336

North

WLTPctPFPA

y-Minnesota1130.786343242

Detroit860.571358339

Green Bay770.500309333

Chicago4100.286234294

West

WLTPctPFPA

L.A. Rams1040.714438272

Seattle860.571321294

Arizona680.429246337

San Francisco4100.286253337

x-clinched playoff spot

y-clinched division

Saturday's Games

Indianapolis at Baltimore, 4:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Green Bay, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday's Games

Cleveland at Chicago, 1 p.m.

Atlanta at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

Denver at Washington, 1 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Miami at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

L.A. Rams at Tennessee, 1 p.m.

L.A. Chargers at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Buffalo at New England, 1 p.m.

Jacksonville at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.

N.Y. Giants at Arizona, 4:25 p.m.

Seattle at Dallas, 4:25 p.m.

Monday's Games

Pittsburgh at Houston, 4:30 p.m.

Oakland at Philadelphia, 8:30 p.m.

NBA STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

WLPctGB

Boston268.765-

Toronto218.7242

New York1614.5338

Philadelphia1416.46710

Brooklyn1119.36713

Southeast Division

WLPctGB

Washington1714.548-

Miami1615.5161

Charlotte1120.3556

Orlando1121.3446

Atlanta724.22610

Central Division

WLPctGB

Cleveland239.719-

Indiana1814.5635

Milwaukee1613.5525

Detroit1714.5485

Chicago1020.33312

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

WLPctGB

Houston255.833-

San Antonio2210.6884

New Orleans1516.48410

Memphis922.29016

Dallas923.28117

Northwest Division

WLPctGB

Minnesota1913.594-

Portland1615.5162

Oklahoma City1615.5162

Denver1615.5162

Utah1418.4385

Pacific Division

WLPctGB

Golden State256.806-

L.A. Clippers1218.40012

L.A. Lakers1118.37913

Sacramento1120.35514

Phoenix1122.33315

Wednesday's Games

Toronto 129, Charlotte 111

Indiana 105, Atlanta 95

Miami 90, Boston 89

Sacramento 104, Brooklyn 99

Chicago 112, Orlando 94

L.A. Lakers 122, Houston 116

Oklahoma City 107, Utah 79

Dallas 110, Detroit 93

Minnesota 112, Denver 104

San Antonio 93, Portland 91

Golden State 97, Memphis 84

L.A. Clippers 108, Phoenix 95

Thursday's Games

Chicago at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Toronto at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Boston at New York, 8 p.m.

Memphis at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

San Antonio at Utah, 10:30 p.m.

Today's Games

New Orleans at Orlando, 7 p.m.

New York at Detroit, 7 p.m.

Washington at Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.

Atlanta at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Charlotte at Milwaukee, 8 p.m.

Dallas at Miami, 8 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Houston, 8 p.m.

Denver at Portland, 10 p.m.

L.A. Lakers at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Saturday's Games

Philadelphia at Toronto, 5 p.m.

Brooklyn at Indiana, 7 p.m.

Milwaukee at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Orlando at Washington, 7 p.m.

Chicago at Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Dallas at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.

L.A. Clippers at Memphis, 8 p.m.

New Orleans at Miami, 8 p.m.

Oklahoma City at Utah, 8 p.m.

Denver at Golden State, 8:30 p.m.

Minnesota at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

Portland at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m.

San Antonio at Sacramento, 10 p.m.

Monday's Games

Philadelphia at New York, 12 p.m.

Cleveland at Golden State, 3 p.m.

Washington at Boston, 5:30 p.m.

Houston at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

Minnesota at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.

NHL STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Tampa Bay3324725012684

Toronto362114143119102

Boston3217105399687

Montreal34151543494108

Detroit34131473395110

Florida34131653198117

Ottawa32111472989109

Buffalo3481972372114

Metropolitan Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Washington352212145112101

New Jersey3319954310599

Columbus35211314310195

N.Y. Rangers34191234111297

N.Y. Islanders341813339121120

Philadelphia3415127379697

Pittsburgh351715337101112

Carolina33141273591106

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Nashville3321844611291

St. Louis36221224610890

Winnipeg35201054511898

Chicago33171153910286

Minnesota34181333910099

Dallas351814339102103

Colorado331615234105109

Pacific Division

GPWLOTPtsGFGA

Vegas33229246116100

Los Angeles35211044610782

Calgary35181433999103

San Jose3217114388880

Anaheim35141383692104

Vancouver35151643493113

Edmonton341517232101110

Arizona3672451980125

NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Wednesday's Games

Columbus 4, Toronto 2

Philadelphia 4, Detroit 3

Calgary 2, St. Louis 1

Thursday's Games

Columbus at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

N.Y. Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.

Winnipeg at Boston, 7 p.m.

Ottawa at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.

Carolina at Nashville, 8 p.m.

Chicago at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

St. Louis at Edmonton, 9 p.m.

Colorado at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.

Vancouver at San Jose, 10:30 p.m.

Today's Games

Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Montreal at Calgary, 9 p.m.

Washington at Arizona, 9 p.m.

Saturday's Games

Detroit at Boston, 1 p.m.

Winnipeg at N.Y. Islanders, 1 p.m.

Montreal at Edmonton, 7 p.m.

Anaheim at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Chicago at New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Minnesota at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m.

Ottawa at Florida, 7 p.m.

Buffalo at Carolina, 7 p.m.

Philadelphia at Columbus, 7 p.m.

Toronto at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m.

Colorado at Arizona, 8 p.m.

Nashville at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Washington at Vegas, 8 p.m.

Los Angeles at San Jose, 10 p.m.

St. Louis at Vancouver, 10 p.m.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

MEN'S TOP 25 RESULTS

Wednesday

1. Villanova (11-0) did not play. Next: vs. Hofstra, Friday.

2. Michigan State (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Long Beach State, Thursday.

3. Arizona State (11-0) did not play. Next: vs. Pacific, Friday.

4. Duke (12-1) beat Evansville 104-40. Next: vs. No. 24 Florida State, Saturday, Dec. 30.

5. North Carolina (10-2) lost to Wofford 79-75. Next: vs. Ohio State, Saturday.

6. Miami (9-0) did not play. Next: at Hawaii, Friday.

7. Kentucky (9-1) did not play. Next: vs. UCLA, Saturday.

8. Texas A&M (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Buffalo, Thursday.

9. Xavier (11-1) did not play. Next: at Northern Iowa, Friday.

10. West Virginia (10-1) beat Coppin State 77-38. Next: vs. Fordham, Saturday.

11. Wichita State (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Florida Gulf Coast, Friday.

12. Gonzaga (10-2) did not play. Next: at San Diego State, Thursday.

13. Virginia (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Hampton, Friday.

14. Kansas (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Stanford, Thursday.

15. TCU (11-0) did not play. Next: vs. William & Mary, Friday.

16. Purdue (11-2) did not play. Next: vs. Tennessee State, Thursday.

17. Oklahoma (9-1) did not play. Next: at Northwestern, Friday.

18. Arizona (9-3) did not play. Next: vs. UConn, Thursday.

18. Baylor (10-2) beat Southern University 80-61. Next: at No. 21 Texas Tech, Friday, Dec. 29.

20. Cincinnati (10-2) did not play. Next: vs. Cleveland State, Thursday.

21. Tennessee (8-2) beat Furman 66-61. Next: at Wake Forest, Saturday.

21. Texas Tech (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Abilene Christian, Friday.

23. Seton Hall (10-2) beat Wagner 89-68. Next: vs. Manhattan, Saturday.

24. Florida State (10-1) did not play. Next: vs. Southern Miss., Thursday.

25. Creighton (10-2) beat SC Upstate 116-62. Next: vs. No. 25 Creighton, Thursday, Dec. 28.

WOMEN'S TOP 25 RESULTS

Thursday

1. UConn (9-0) did not play. Next: vs. Duquesne, Friday.

2. Notre Dame (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Syracuse, Thursday, Dec. 28.

3. Louisville (14-0) did not play. Next: at Georgia Tech, Thursday, Dec. 28.

4. South Carolina (11-1) beat Temple 87-60. Next: vs. No. 19 Texas A&M, Sunday, Dec. 31.

5. Mississippi State (13-0) beat Syracuse 76-65. Next: vs. MVSU, Thursday.

6. Baylor (10-1) did not play. Next: at Kansas State, Thursday, Dec. 28.

7. Tennessee (11-0) at No. 18 Stanford. Next: at Kentucky, Sunday, Dec. 31.

8. Texas (9-1) did not play. Next: at Oklahoma, Thursday, Dec. 28.

9. West Virginia (12-0) beat Morehead State 66-56. Next: at TCU, Thursday, Dec. 28.

10. Oregon (10-2) beat No. 19 Texas A&M 84-62. Next: vs. Hawaii, Friday.

11. UCLA (9-2) did not play. Next: at No. 18 Stanford, Friday, Dec. 29.

12. Ohio State (11-2) did not play. Next: at Nebraska, Thursday, Dec. 28.

13. Florida State (11-1) beat Creighton 92-82. Next: vs. Jacksonville, Thursday.

14. Duke (10-2) beat Wyoming 63-40. Next: vs. Liberty, Friday, Dec. 29.

15. Maryland (11-2) did not play. Next: vs. Illinois, Thursday, Dec. 28.

16. Missouri (11-1) did not play. Next: vs. Illinois, Friday.

17. Oregon State (9-2) did not play. Next: vs. Washington, Friday, Dec. 29.

18. Stanford (6-5) vs. No. 7 Tennessee. Next: vs. No. 11 UCLA, Friday, Dec. 29.

19. Texas A&M (10-3) lost to No. 10 Oregon 84-62. Next: vs. SMU, Thursday, Dec. 28.

20. Villanova (10-0) did not play. Next: at Creighton, Thursday, Dec. 28.

21. Green Bay (10-1) did not play. Next: at Wright State, Thursday, Dec. 28.

22. South Florida (10-2) vs. Michigan State. Next: vs. Tulane, Sunday, Dec. 31.

23. Michigan (11-2) beat Delaware State 105-36. Next: vs. Penn State, Thursday.

24. California (9-2) beat Kentucky 62-52. Next: vs. Southern Cal, Friday, Dec. 29.

25. Iowa (11-1) vs. Drake. Next: at Wisconsin, Thursday, Dec. 28.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

FCS Playoffs

Second Round

Saturday, Dec. 2

James Madison 26, Stony Brook 7

Kennesaw State 17, Jacksonville State 7

Wofford 28, Furman 10

South Dakota State 37, Northern Iowa 22

New Hampshire 21, Central Arkansas 15

Sam Houston St. 54, South Dakota 42

North Dakota State 38, San Diego 3

Weber State 30, Southern Utah 13

Quarterfinals

Friday, Dec. 8

James Madison 31, Weber State 28

Saturday, Dec. 9

North Dakota State 42, Wofford 10

South Dakota State 56, New Hampshire 14

Sam Houston State 34, Kennesaw State 27

Semifinals

Friday, Dec. 15

North Dakota State 55, Sam Houston State 13

Saturday, Dec. 16

James Madison 51, South Dakota State 16

Championship

Saturday, Jan. 6

At Toyota Stadium

Frisco, Texas

North Dakota State (13-1) vs. James Madison (14-0), Noon

TRANSACTIONS

Thursday

MLB American League

DETROIT TIGERS - Agreed to terms with LHP Will Lamb, INF Ronny Rodriguez and OFs Jason Krizan and Kenny Wilson on minor league contracts.

TEXAS RANGERS - Signed RHPs Shawn Tolleson, Paolo Espino and Zeke Spruill and OF Brett Eibner to minor league contracts.

MLB National League

MILWAUKEE BREWERS - Agreed to terms with RHP Jhoulys Chacin on a two-year contract and RHP Yovani Gallardo on a one-year contract.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES - Promoted Steve Noworyta to special assistant, player development; Rob Ducey to baserunning and bunting coordinator. Named Dana Parks coordinator, player development; Gary Jones manager and Wes Helms coach for Lehigh Valley (IL); Rico Brogna coach and Kevin Riggs hitting coach for Reading (EL); Ruben Gotay coach and John Mizerock for Clearwater (FSL); Tyler Henson hitting coach, Milver Reyes coach and Brad Bergesen pitching coach for Lakewood (SAL); Christian Marrero hitting coach and Greg Brodzinski coach for Williamsport (NYP); Nelson Prada manager, Matt Hockenberry pitching coach and Chris Heintz hitting coach for the GCL Phillies West; Jesus Tiamo and and Felix Castillo coaches for the Dominican Summer League Phillies White club.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS - Agreed to terms with RHP Brandon Kintzler on a two-year contract.

National Basketball Association

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS - Assigned G Isaiah Thomas to Canton (NBAGL).

National Football League

NFL - Fined the Seattle Seahawks $100,000 for not properly following concussion protocol with QB Russell Wilson during a game in November.

GREEN BAY PACKERS - Signed FB Joe Kerridge to the practice squad.

HOUSTON TEXANS - Signed NT Marcus Hardison and OT Jake Rodgers to the practice squad.

National Hockey League

DETROIT RED WINGS - Recalled F Tyler Bertuzzi from Grand Rapids (AHL).

Major League Soccer

DC UNITED - Acquired the rights for M Ulises Segura from New York City FC for $50,000 in General Allocation Money.

FC DALLAS - Signed D Anton Nedyalkov from CKSA Sofia (Bulgaria).

MINNESOTA UNITED - Named John Pascarella goalkeeper coach.

PHILADELPHIA UNION - Signed F Cory Burke.

COLLEGE

AUSTIN PEAY - Named Naomi Kolarova women's soccer coach.

PURDUE - Dismissed men's junior basketball F Eden Ewing for a violation of team rules.