Sunday, November 10, 2013
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kevin Shattenkirk's first goal of the season midway through the third period sent the St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins last night. Ryan Reaves also scored for St. Louis and Jaroslav Halak stopped 19 shots as the Blues won for the 11th time in 15 games to start the season.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 39 points and hit the game-winning layup with 0.6 seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers a 127-125 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner ran for two short touchdowns, including the go-ahead score with 9:36 remaining as Pittsburgh upset No. 24 Notre Dame 28-21. Tom Savage passed for 243 yards and two scores to Devin Street as the Panthers took advantage of some sloppy play by the Fighting Irish to end Notre Dame's four-game winning streak.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia captain Claude Giroux ended his 21-game drought and Jay Rosehill, Scott Hartnell and Vinny Lecavalier each scored in a 4-2 win over Edmonton. David Perron and Taylor Hall scored for the Oilers. It's Philadelphia's first win at the Wells Fargo Center since Oct. 24 against the New York Rangers and ended a stretch of 175:16 without a goal at home.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — David Cobb carried 27 times for 139 yards and a touchdown, and Minnesota held Penn State scoreless over the final 33-plus minutes to grind out a 24-10 victory, the fourth in a row for the Golden Gophers. Zach Zwinak scored once and gained a season-high 150 yards on 26 rushes for the Nittany Lions (5-4, 2-3), who converted only one of nine third downs and one of three fourth downs.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Keshaudas Spence set a school single-game rushing record of 178 yards and scored the game's only touchdown to lift Sacred Heart over Duquesne 10-0.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — John Robertson rushed his way into the school record books, leading Villanova to a dominating 45-0 win over Rhode Island. Robertson, who needed just 32 yards to break the school rushing record for a quarterback, got that and a whole lot more as he had 133 yards rushing on just 12 carries before leaving the game midway of the third quarter. He tied his career high with four touchdowns rushing. He also threw for 179 yards.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Freshman Nick Shafnisky threw two touchdowns and rushed for another as Lehigh beat Holy Cross 34-20. Shafnisky replaced starting QB Matt McHale midway through the second quarter and played the remainder of the game. He was 11-of-12 for 136 yards and rushed for 55 yards on 13 carries. Leading rusher Keith Sherman had 17 carries for 141 yards and three touchdowns.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Quinn Epperly had an early pass intercepted and returned for a touchdown but rallied Princeton with four scores to beat defending Ivy league champion Penn 38-26. The comeback win moved the Tigers (7-1, 5-0 Ivy) closer to their first league title since 2006, putting them a game up on Harvard with two to play.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Paul Jones threw three touchdowns to guide Robert Morris to a runaway 54-14 win over Central Connecticut State. The win marks the third straight Northeast Conference win for the Colonials (5-4, 3-1), who also got another big game from the defense. Defensive back Eric Lowry returned an interception 38 yards for a second quarter TD, then linebacker Kimani Smith picked off Nick SanGiacomo on the Blue Devils next possession for a 31-yard TD return.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dalton Pepper scored the go-ahead layup with 45 seconds left, helping Temple recover after blowing a 15-point lead to beat Penn 78-73. Bill Cosby, who attended Temple, performed a stand-up routine after the game.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Tim Frazier scored 25 points and D.J. Newbill added 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead Penn State past Wagner 74-62. Frazier also pulled down 10 rebounds in a successful return from an Achilles tendon injury that sidelined him for all but four games last season.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — George Beamon scored 24 points and Michael Alvarado added 16, including the go-ahead 3-pointer that pushed Manhattan past La Salle for a 99-90 double overtime win.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Derrick Colter went 8-of-12 from the field and scored 23 points as Duquesne beat Abilene Christian 94-75 in the season opener for both teams.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The uniform that Bill Mazeroski wore when he hit a walk-off home run for the Pittsburgh Pirates during the final game of the 1960 World Series has a new owner after an auction of the Hall of Famer's memorabilia. Hunt Auctions says the collection took in $1.7 million, with the uniform commanding a sales price of $633,000.