December 31, 2009 in Sports

Scoreboard

 
Associated Press photo

Receiver Niles Paul and Nebraska rolled to a Holiday Bowl victory over Arizona.
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Basketball

NBA

Orlando 117, Milwaukee 92
Memphis 121, Indiana 110
Cleveland 106, Atlanta 101
Toronto 107, Charlotte 103
New Jersey 104, New York 95
New Orleans 95, Miami 91
Utah 107, Minnesota 103
Phoenix 116, Boston 98
Portland 103, L.A. Clippers 99
Philadelphia 116, Sacramento 106

Men’s Top 25

(9) North Carolina 87, Albany 70
Cincinnati 71, (10) Connecticut 69
(11) Mich. St. 87, Tex.-Arlington 68
(18) Temple 70, Northern Illinois 60
Virginia 72, (24) Alabama-Birm. 63
Illinois 89, (25) Nrthwstrn 83 (OT)

WCC

Georgia 64, Pepperdine 47
Wofford 80, Santa Clara 72
Loyola Marymount 104, Seattle 89
Saint Mary’s 94, Howard 46

Big Sky

N. Ariz. 113, N. New Mexico 68
Northern Colorado 64, TCU 53

Area men

CC Spokane 85, Highline 79

Women’s Top 25

(2) Stanford 68, Fresno State 46
(4) Tennessee 102, Old Dominion 62
(5) Baylor 100, Tex.-Pan Am 46
(9) Georgia 80, Savannah State 45
(10) Texas A&M 84, New Mexico 69
(11) LSU 56, (15) Xavier 47
(12) Florida St. 80, W. Carolina 47
(13) Nebraska 88, Albany 41
(14) Oklahoma 95, CS Fullerton 76
(21) Kansas 82, Pepperdine 63
(25) James Madison 74, W. Mich. 65

Area women

Gonzaga 88, UC Santa Barbara 52

Football

Humanitarian Bowl

Idaho 43 , Bowling Green 42

Holiday Bowl

Nebraska 33, Arizona 0

Hockey

NHL

New Jersey 2, Pittsburgh 0
Colorado 4, Ottawa 3
Philadelphia 6, N.Y. Rangers 0
Boston 4, Atlanta 0
Montreal 2, Tampa Bay 1 (OT)
Edmonton 3, Toronto 1
Calgary 2, Los Angeles 1
San Jose 5, Washington 2

WHL

Kamloops 4, Kelowna 1
Lethbridge 3, Medicine Hat 2 (OT)
Moose Jaw 2, Prince Albert 1
Red Deer 4, Brandon 2
Saskatoon 4, Seattle 3
Prince George 4, Vancouver 1

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