WHPO National Sports Update
- by: WHPO Editor
- on: December 11, 2012
- school: Professional and College Leagues Report
Your Professional and College Sports news for December 11th, 2012
Indiana is No. 1 for a sixth straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
The Hoosiers are again followed in the Top 25 by Duke, Michigan and Syracuse.
Florida and Louisville switched places at fifth and sixth. They were followed by Ohio State, Arizona, Kansas and Illinois. The Illini (10-0) beat fellow unbeaten Gonzaga on Saturday, moving into the top 10 for the first time since 2006. Gonzaga dropped to 14th.
The Big Ten has the most ranked teams with six.
Monday Night Football last night -
Tom Brady threw for four touchdowns and 296 yards as New England manhandled the team with the league’s best record. The Patriots are 10-3 and already own the AFC East title, won their seventh straight and moved one game behind the 11-2 Texans for the conference’s top seed.
Tony Parker had a triple-double to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 134-126 overtime win against the Houston Rockets
Dallas 119 – Sacramento 96
Miami 101 – Atlanta 92
Golden State beat Charlotte 104-96
Philadelphia 104 – Detroit 97
Portland 92 - Toronto 74
The NHL announced Monday that all games have been canceled through Dec. 30. The league and the NHL Players Association remain in a stalemate in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement.
That’s your WHPO Sports Update….I’m Kevin Jett