News archive from 30 November 2013

Strange but true: 10 years ago, a fan influenced a Panther game

Ten years ago, a very good Carolina Panthers team hosted Tampa Bay in a late-season game – something that happens again on Sunday. But there's one thing you can guarantee this time around. No Carolina fan will grab a stadium microphone,...

 
Police helicopter crashes into bar in Glasgow, Scotland

Police helicopter crashes into bar in Glasgow, Scotland

A police helicopter crashed into the roof of a popular watering hole in Glasgow, Scotland, leaving debris swirling in its wake Friday night. Emergency crews rushed to The Clutha pub, and were seen near the door. Initial reports emerged that people...

 
Ducks beat Flames at home for 18th straight time

Ducks beat Flames at home for 18th straight time

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Dustin Penner had two goals and Saku Koivu had two assists in his long-awaited return to the lineup, leading the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-2 victory Friday over Calgary. It was the Ducks' 18th win in a row over the Flames at home. The...

 
Red Wings shut out Islanders 5-0

Red Wings shut out Islanders 5-0

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Daniel Alfredsson had two goals and an assist, Darren Helm had two goals and Jimmy Howard made 29 saves and the Detroit Red Wings dominated the Islanders 5-0 on Friday for their first regulation victory against New York in a...

 
Drexel beats Alabama 85-83 in 3 OTs

Drexel beats Alabama 85-83 in 3 OTs

NEW YORK -- Kasembe Abif scored 15 points, including four free throws in the third overtime, and Drexel beat Alabama 85-83 on Friday night in the third-place game of the NIT Season Tip-Off. Abif, a 6-foot-7 junior who didn't play in the semifinal loss...

 

Mason scores 27, Chattanooga beats IUPUI 87-76

LAS VEGAS -- Z. Mason had 27 points and nine rebounds to lead Chattanooga over IUPUI in the final round of the Las Vegas Invitational on Friday. Mason led all five Chattanooga starters in double figures. Casey Jones added 14 points and nine rebounds,...

 

Friday's Scores

Pearland 21, Houston Lamar 13 Converse Judson 68, Laredo United 21 SA Madison 45, Mission Sharyland 21 Katy 56, Fort Bend Elkins 26 Mesquite Poteet 65, Whitehouse 60 Dallas Highland Park 48, Mansfield Legacy 0 Pearland Dawson 27, Magnolia West 3...

 

No. 22 Georgia defeats George Washington 80-60

ATLANTA -- Tiaria Griffin scored a game-high 19 points on Friday as No. 22 Georgia overwhelmed George Washington 80-60. Griffin came off the bench to shoot 50 percent from the field and behind the arc (4 of 8) in the opening round of Georgia State...

 

Highland Park feasts on touchdowns, big plays in 48-0 rout of Mansfield Legacy

ARLINGTON – Highland Park football coach Randy Allen wanted his players to watch what they ate on Thanksgiving with a third-round playoff game the next day. But after Highland Park gorged on touchdowns in Friday afternoon’s 48-0 win over Mansfield...

Dallas News, 19:04 in Sport
 
Astoria pol proposes dropping the name “Ed Koch” from the Queensboro Bridge

Astoria pol proposes dropping the name “Ed Koch” from the Queensboro Bridge

Queens historians welcomed a local politician’s last ditch attempt to remove the name of former mayor Ed Koch from the borough’s namesake bridge. City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-Astoria) is spending his last days in office waging an improbable...

 
Michigan State's next foe, Minnesota, also a force in kicking game

Michigan State's next foe, Minnesota, also a force in kicking game

EAST LANSING - The kicking game has been an increasing factor in Michigan State's success this season but, Saturday, it may meet its match. No. 11 MSU (10-1, 7-0 Big Ten) is Legends Division champ in part because of the punting of Mike Sadler, the...

 
Clowney, No. 10 Gamecocks host 6th-ranked Tigers

Clowney, No. 10 Gamecocks host 6th-ranked Tigers

COLUMBIA, S.C. South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney will play his last home game in what has been sluggish season for the heralded defensive end. Clowney was a Heisman Trophy favorite when the year began and one of the most popular players in college...

 

Vets to gather for new WWII postage stamps

The Postal Service unveiled its stamps that honor the top heroes of World War II in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day but the new stamps are to get a similar unveiling Dec. 6 in Troy. The event is for veterans, stamp collectors, history buffs and...

 

Drivers - via website, Facebook, Twitter - choose I-96 closure for roadwork

Call it a sign of the times. Michigan Department of Transportation officials, using surveys and social media, found that those who frequent I-96 from Newburgh to Telegraph largely preferred road reconstruction to take place in as short a time as...

 

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