Marian Gaborik scored three times, added an assist and earned MVP honors, and Team Chara used a third-period offensive eruption to secure a 12-9 win over Team Alfredsson. Evgeni Malkin scored and assisted on a goal, while Kris Letang and James Neal each added an assist.
OTTAWA (AP) -- Marian Gaborik got the best of New York Rangers teammate Henr
T.J. McConnell scored 19 points, but Duquesne lost a nine-point second half lead and fell to surprising La Salle 71-68 at A.J. Palumbo Center Saturday night. The Dukes' Jerry Jones missed two 3-point attempts in the waning seconds.
Earl Pettis scored a game-high 20 points and Ramon Galloway added 15 - including a big three-point play with 1:03 left - as La Salle rallied f
Third-ranked Syracuse held off West Virginia 63-61 thanks in part to a controversial no-call on what appeared to be a clear goaltending on the potential game-tying putback by WVU's Deniz Kilicli with seconds remaining. Kevin Jones scored 20 points to lead the Mountaineers.
Brandon Triche had 18 points, including a pair of free throws that broke the final tie with 88 seconds left.
Ashton Gibbs scored 22 points and Tray Woodall added 17 and 9 assists as Pitt finally snapped an eight-game losing streak with an 86-74 win over Providence at the Petersen Events Center Wednesday night.
In college basketball, winning the last two minutes of the half is mandatory.
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This has been a rough basketball season for fans of Division 1 hoops in this part of the state. Usually tough Robert Morris is struggling to stay at .500. Big Ten losses continue to pile up in State College. Even NCAA tourney staple Pitt is under .500 in the ACC.
The Penguins have become an older team in recent years, as stars like Sidney Crosby (27), Evgeni Malkin (28), and Marc-Andre Fleury (30) are no longer the youthful group that hoisted the Stanley Cup six years ago.
The Nats, Cubs and White Sox went out and added aces to their rotations, the Marlins opened the bank for Giancarlo Stanton, the Red Sox bolstered their infield and the Padres created an outfield: Reviewing the offseason moves.
When describing Woodland Hills junior running back Miles Sanders, recruiting pundits, WPIAL coaches and high school football writers typically use superlatives like “fast,” “talented,” and “explosive,” or descriptive phrases such as “big-playmaker” and “player to lose sleep over.”