Press-Telegram (Long Beach) : 2021-03-07

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SPORTS | | 6 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA NEWS GROUP SUNDAY, MARCH 7, 2021 B Golf Odds PREGAME.COM LINE PGA TOUR-ARNOLD PALMER INVITATION­AL College Basketball At Bay Hill Club and Lodge, Orlando, Fla. Purse: Yardage: Third round $9.3 million 7,409; Favorite Line Underdog Par: 72 at Tennessee at Houston at Iowa Cincinnati at N’western at Baylor Michigan at Maryland Texas Oregon Hofstra Drexel Oral Roberts North Dakota St. 4 9 5 1 7 7 8 6 7 5 3 4 7 6 ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ Florida Memphis Wisconsin at E. Carolina Nebraska Texas Tech at Michigan St. Penn St. at TCU at Oregon St. Delaware Coll. of Charleston North Dakota UMKC Lee Westwood ................ 69-71-65—205 -11 Bryson DeChambeau .... 67-71-68—206 -10 Corey Conners ................ 66-69-71—206 -10 Keegan Bradley ................ 69-74-64—207 -9 Jordan Spieth ................... 70-69-68—207 -9 Tommy Fleetwood .......... 70-70-68—208 -8 Doug Ghim ......................... 71-73-65—209 -7 Jazz Janewattan­anond .. 75-65-69—209 -7 Richy Werenski ................. 71-69-69—209 -7 Rory McIlroy ..................... 66-71-72—209 -7 Tyrrell Hatton ................... 77-67-66—210 -6 Charley Hoffman .............. 71-72-67—210 -6 Jason Day .......................... 70-72-68—210 -6 Jason Kokrak .................... 68-73-69—210 -6 Chris Kirk ........................... 71-70-69—210 -6 Christiaan Bezuidenho­ut 70-70-70—210 -6 Lanto Griffin ..................... 69-68-73—210 -6 Andrew Putnam ............... 70-72-69—211 -5 Matthew Fitzpatric­k ......... 69-71-71—211 -5 Paul Casey ......................... 70-69-72—211 -5 Sungjae Im ........................ 69-70-72—211 -5 Denny McCarthy .............. 72-73-67—212 -4 Kristoffer Ventura ........... 75-70-67—212 -4 Kevin Kisner ...................... 73-72-67—212 -4 Branden Grace ................. 74-71-67—212 -4 Danny Willett .................... 73-71-68—212 -4 Max Homa ......................... 70-70-72—212 -4 Martin Laird ...................... 69-67-76—212 -4 Emiliano Grillo .................. 71-74-68—213 -3 Padraig Harrington .......... 70-74-69—213 -3 Keith Mitchell ................... 73-71-69—213 -3 Alex Noren .......................... 72-71-70—213 -3 Ian Poulter ......................... 70-73-70—213 -3 Will Zalatoris .................... 73-68-72—213 -3 Cameron Tringale ............ 70-75-69—214 -2 Hideki Matsuyama ........... 75-70-69—214 -2 Patrick Rodgers ................ 73-72-69—214 -2 Harold Varner III ............... 72-72-70—214 -2 Brendan Steele .................. 71-72-71—214 -2 Harris English .................... 73-70-71—214 -2 Viktor Hovland ................. 69-68-77—214 -2 ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ ⁄ NHL Favorite Line Underdog at NY Islanders Tampa Bay at Carolina at Boston at Philadelph­ia at Pittsburgh at Dallas at Calgary Off -200/+180 -140/+130 -260/+230 -109/-101 -141/+131 -147/+137 -185/+170 Buffalo at Chicago Florida New Jersey Washington NY Rangers Nashville Ottawa Transactio­ns BASEBALL American League Toronto Blue Jays: Claimed RHP Joel Payamps off waivers from Boston. Designated RHP Jacob Waguespack for assignment. National League San Diego Padres: Claimed RHP Jordan Humphreys off waivers from San Francisco. San Francisco Giants: Agreed to terms with LHP Jose Alvarez to a one-year contract. LPGA TOUR-DRIVE ON CHAMPIONSH­IP FOOTBALL At Golden Ocala Golf and Equestrian Club, Orlando, Fla. Purse: Yardage: Third round National Football League $1.5 million 6,526; Buffalo Bills: Signed LB Andre Smith to a two-year contract. Par: 72 New Orleans Saints: Re-signed RB Ty Montgomery to a one-year contract. Austin Ernst .................... 67-67-69—203 -13 Jennifer Kupcho ............. 67-67-70—204 -12 Albane Valenzuela ........... 70-73-66—209 -7 Patty Tavatanaki­t ............ 70-70-69—209 -7 Jenny Coleman ................. 70-69-70—209 -7 Danielle Kang .................... 72-70-69—211 -5 Carlota Ciganda ............... 71-65-75—211 -5 In Gee Chun ....................... 70-73-69—212 -4 Brittany Altomare ............ 70-73-69—212 -4 Ashleigh Buhai ................. 70-70-72—212 -4 Hee Young Park ................ 73-72-68—213 -3 Jennifer Chang ................. 73-71-69—213 -3 Jessica Korda .................... 69-75-69—213 -3 Cheyenne Knight ............... 71-70-72—213 -3 Lydia Ko ............................. 69-72-72—213 -3 Leona Maguire .................. 69-71-73—213 -3 Nelly Korda ........................ 67-70-76—213 -3 Jeongeun Lee6 .................. 69-77-68—214 -2 Charley Hull ....................... 74-70-70—214 -2 Mel Reid .............................. 70-74-70—214 -2 Katherine Kirk .................. 69-72-73—214 -2 Megan Khang .................... 69-72-73—214 -2 Jaye Marie Green .............. 68-72-74—214 -2 HOCKEY National Hockey League Kings: Recalled D Cole Hults and Markus Phillips from Ontario (AHL). Suspended Washington F Tom Wilson seven games for boarding Boston D Brandon Carlo in the first period during Friday’s game. NHL: Buffalo Sabres: Recalled D Jacob Bryson from the minor league taxi squad. Recalled G Alex Nedeljkovi­c and D Jake Bean from the minor league taxi squad. Recalled LW Travis Barron and RW Nick Henry from minor league taxi squad. Recalled LW Grigori Denisenko from the minor league taxi squad. Carolina Hurricanes: Colorado Avalanche: Florida Panthers: Nashville Predators: Assigned LW Tanner Jeannot to Chicago (AHL). Recalled RW Mathieu Olivier and D Alexandre Carrier from the minor league taxi squad. Tennis New Jersey Devils: Signed F Graeme Clarke to a three-year contract. Recalled Gs Adam Huska and Keith Kinkaid, Ds K’andre Miller and Libo Hajek and RW Ty Ronning from the minor league taxi squad. Recalled D Nate Prosser from the minor league taxi squad. ATP-ARGENTINA OPEN New York Rangers: At Buenos Aires Lawn Tennis Club Purse: Surface: $329,550 Red clay Philadelph­ia Flyers: SINGLES Semifinals St. Louis Blues: Activated F Vladimir Tarasenko from injured reserve. Placed D Colton Parayko on injured reserve. Francisco Cerundolo, Argentina, def. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (5), Spain, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-2. Diego Schwartzma­n (1), Argentina, def. Miomir Kecmanovic (4), Serbia, 6-0, 6-4. College basketball ATP-ABN AMRO WORLD TENNIS TOURNAMENT MEN At Ahoy Rotterdam Rotterdam, Netherland­s Purse: Surface: AP TOP 25 RESULTS No. 4 Illinois 76, No. 7 Ohio State 68 No. 17 Oklahoma St. 85, No. 6 West Virginia 80 No. 8 Alabama 89, Georgia 79 Providence 54, No. 10 Villanova 52 Notre Dame 83, No. 11 Florida St. 73 No. 12 Arkansas 87, Texas A&M 80 No. 14 Creighton 93, Butler 73 No. 20 Loyola Chicago 65, Indiana St. 49 No. 21 Virginia 68, Louisville 58 No. 23 Purdue 67, Indiana 58 $980,580 Hardcourt indoor SINGLES Semifinals Andrey Rublev (4), Russia, def. Stefanos Tsitsipas (2), Greece, 6-3, 7-6 (2). Marton Fucsovics, Hungary, def. Borna Coric, Croatia, 6-4, 6-1. WTA-QATAR OPEN WEST At Khalifa Internatio­nal Tennis and Squash Complex, Doha, Qatar Purse: Surface: Chaminade 75, Hawaii Hilo 62 Montana 80, WPC 62 New Mexico St. 68, Dixie St. 56 S. Utah 73, Portland St. 54 Sacramento St. 74, Montana St. 73 Santa Clara 81, Pacific 76 Southern Cal 64, UCLA 63 UC Davis 74, Hawaii 66 UC Irvine 73, Long Beach St. 58 UC Riverside 66, CS Northridge 65 UC San Diego 85, Cal St.-Fullerton 78 UC Santa Barbara 70, Cal Poly 54 Utah 98, Arizona St. 59 $564,530 Hardcourt outdoor SINGLES Championsh­ip Petra Kvitova (4), Czech Republic, def. Garbine Muguruza, Spain, 6-2, 6-1. Motorsport­s NASCAR CUP-PENNZOIL 400 PRESENTED BY JIFFY LUBE LINEUP OTHER SCORES Army 89, American 66 Bryant 85, Sacred Heart 55 Bucknell 92, Lafayette 84 Colgate 77, Boston U. 69 Delaware St. 82, Morgan St. 75 Hartford 71, Vermont 65 Loyola (Md.) 76, Navy 68 Marshall 75, Charlotte 66 Mass.-Lowell 79, UMBC 77 Mount St. Mary’s 66, Wagner 60 St. Bonaventur­e 71, Saint Louis 53 St. John’s 81, Seton Hall 71 UConn 98, Georgetown 82 Auburn 78, Mississipp­i St. 71 Clemson 77, Pittsburgh 62 Coastal Carolina 86, Troy 68 ETSU 63, Chattanoog­a 53 Elon 69, Towson 48 Georgia St. 71, Arkansas St. 68 Jackson St. 79, Alabama St. 54 Kentucky 92, South Carolina 64 Lamar 60, McNeese St. 51 Louisiana-Lafayette 79, South Alabama 68 Mercer 62, Wofford 61 Mississipp­i 56, Vanderbilt 46 Morehead St. 86, Belmont 71 New Orleans 81, SE Louisiana 76, OT North Carolina 91, Duke 73 Northweste­rn St. 79, Cent. Arkansas 70 UNC-Greensboro 80, The Citadel 72 W. Kentucky 60, Old Dominion 57 William & Mary 73, UNC-Wilmington 60 Chicago 65, Indiana St. 49 Drake 71, Missouri St. 69 Illinois 73, Ohio St. 68 Kansas St. 61, Iowa St. 56 LSU 86, Missouri 80 Purdue 67, Indiana 58 Rutgers 77, Minnesota 70 S. Dakota St. 84, Omaha 71 Wichita St. 80, South Florida 63 Abilene Christian 85, Incarnate Word 60 Prairie View 81, Alcorn St. 69 Stephen F. Austin 64, Sam Houston St. 59 Texas A&M-CC 94, Houston Baptist 70 Texas Southern 80, Southern U. 74 UAB 65, North Texas 61 Race today at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Lap length: (Car number in parenthese­s) 1.50 miles 1. (4) Kevin Harvick, Ford, .000 mph. 2. (24) William Byron, Chevrolet, .000. 3. (5) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, .000. 4. (19) Martin Truex Jr, Toyota, .000. 5. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford, .000. 6. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, .000. 7. (1) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, .000. 8. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, .000. 9. (48) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet, .000. 10. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, .000. 11. (8) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet, .000. 12. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, .000. 13. (6) Ryan Newman, Ford, .000. 14. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, .000. 15. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, .000. 16. (20) Christophe­r Bell, Toyota, .000. 17. (47) Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Chevrolet, .000. 18. (17) Chris Buescher, Ford, .000. 19. (37) Ryan Preece, Chevrolet, .000. 20. (41) Cole Custer, Ford, .000. 21. (42) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet, .000. 22. (99) Daniel Suarez, Chevrolet, .000. 23. (23) Bubba Wallace, Toyota, .000. 24. (14) Chase Briscoe, Ford, .000. 25. (77) Justin Haley, Chevrolet, .000. 26. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford, .000. 27. (38) Anthony Alfredo, Ford, .000. 28. (10) Aric Almirola, Ford, .000. 29. (43) Erik Jones, Chevrolet, .000. 30. (21) Matt DiBenedett­o, Ford, .000. 31. (53) Garrett Smithley, Ford, .000. 32. (51) Cody Ware, Chevrolet, .000. 33. (7) Corey Lajoie, Chevrolet, .000. 34. (78) BJ McLeod, Ford, .000. 35. (52) Josh Bilicki, Ford, .000. 36. (00) Quin Houff, Chevrolet, .000. 37. (15) Joey Gase, Chevrolet, .000. 38. (66) Timmy Hill, Ford, .000. NASCAR XFINITY-ALSCO UNIFORMS 300 At Las Vegas Motor Speedway Lap length: (Start position in parenthese­s) TOP 10 1.50 miles 1. (10) AJ Allmending­er, Chevrolet, 200 laps, 56 points; 2. (3) Daniel Hemric, Toyota, 200, 53; 3. (4) Brandon Jones, Toyota, 200, 47; 4. (2) Austin Cindric, Ford, 200, 44; 5. (34) Noah Gragson, Chevrolet, 200, 39; 6. (13) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 200, 41; 7. (9) Josh Berry, Chevrolet, 200, 30; 8. (6) Justin Haley, Chevrolet, 200, 38; 9. (22) Harrison Burton, Toyota, 200, 31; 10. (5) Jeb Burton, Chevrolet, 200, 27. WOMEN AP TOP 25 RESULTS RACE STATISTICS No. 1 UConn 77, St. John’s 41 No. 16 Georgia 74, No. 2 Texas A&M 68 No. 3 NC State 66, Georgia Tech 61 No. 5 Louisville 72, Syracuse 59 No. 6 Baylor 93, Kansas 67 No. 7 South Carolina 67, No. 14 Tennessee 52 No. 8 Maryland 88, Penn St 61 No. 10 Indiana 74, Purdue 59 No. 12 Michigan 63, Northweste­rn 58 Omaha 52, No. 21 South Dakota St. 40 No. 23 Missouri St. 85, Evansville 44 Villanova 78, No. 25 DePaul 72 Average speed of race winner: Time of race: Margin of victory: Caution flags: Lead changes: Lap leaders: 113.797 2 hours, 38 minutes, 0.978 8 for 45 laps; 23 among 7 drivers. M.Snider 0, D.Hemric 1, A.Cindric 2-25, D.Hemric 26-28, A.Cindric 29-47, B.Jones 48, D.Hemric 49-62, J.Allgaier 63, D.Hemric 64-68, J.Allgaier 69, D.Hemric 70-75, J.Allgaier 76, D.Hemric 77-92, J.Allgaier 93, B.Jones 94118, D.Hemric 119-138, A.Allmending­er 139-148, B.Jones 149, J.Haley 150-154, A.Allmending­er 155-175, B.Jones 176, T.Dillon 177-178, D.Hemric 179-187, A.Allmending­er 188-200 1. A.Cindric, 191, 2. D.Hemric, 170, 3. B.Jones, 140, 4. J.Burton, 133, 5. J.Haley, 128, 6. A.Allmending­er, 126, 7. M.Snider, 123, 8. H.Burton, 120, 9. J.Clements, 107, 10. B.Brown, 103, 11. M.Annett, 90, 12. N.Gragson, 74, 13. L.Cassill, 74, 14. J.Graf, 72, 15. J.Allgaier, 72, 16. J.Berry, 71. mph; 10 seconds; seconds; WEST California Baptist 62, Seattle 46 Hawaii 70, UC Davis 60 Long Beach St. 80, UC Irvine 62 San Francisco 69, Saint Mary’s (Cal) 63 Santa Clara 83, Loyola Marymount 68 UC San Diego 68, Cal St.-Fullerton 66, OT UC Santa Barbara 78, Cal Poly 68 Top 16 in points: