College football

Associated Press Top 25

RANK TEAM PV RANK CONFERENCE POINTS 1 Georgia (11-0) 1 SEC 1,550 (62) 2 Ohio State (10-1) 5 Big Ten 1,434 3 Alabama (10-1) 2 SEC 1,423 4 Cincinnati (11-0) 3 American Athletic 1,416 5 Notre Dame (10-1) 6 IA Independents 1,262 6 Michigan (10-1) 8 Big Ten 1,246 7 Oklahoma State (10-1) 9 Big 12 1,209 8 Ole Miss (9-2) 10 SEC 1,060 9 Baylor (9-2) 11 Big 12 1,046 10 Oklahoma (10-1) 12 Big 12 1,001 11 Oregon (9-2) 4 Pac-12 849 12 Michigan State (9-2) 7 Big Ten 778 13 Brigham Young (9-2) 14 IA Independents 771 14 Texas A&M (8-3) 16 SEC 628 15 UTSA (11-0) 15 Conference USA 583 16 Utah (8-3) 24 Pac-12 561 17 Iowa (9-2) 18 Big Ten 538 18 Wisconsin (8-3) 19 Big Ten 517 19 Houston (10-1) 17 American Athletic 516 20 Pittsburgh (9-2) 20 ACC 445 21 Wake Forest (9-2) 13 ACC 344 22 San Diego State (10-1) 23 Mountain West 273 23 Louisiana-Lafayette (10-1) 22 Sun Belt 246 24 North Carolina State (8-3) 25 ACC 141 25 Arkansas (7-4) 21 SEC 105 Others receiving votes: Clemson 101, Mississippi State 44, Penn State 26, Appalachian State 24, Kentucky 10, Purdue 3

National Football League

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA New England 7 4 0 .636 300 177 Buffalo 6 4 0 .600 295 176 Miami 4 7 0 .364 201 269 N.Y. Jets 2 8 0 .200 178 320

South

W L T Pct PF PA Tennessee 8 3 0 .727 291 254 Indianapolis 6 5 0 .545 309 245 Houston 2 8 0 .200 150 271 Jacksonville 2 8 0 .200 159 262

North

W L T Pct PF PA Baltimore 7 3 0 .700 247 230 Cincinnati 6 4 0 .600 268 216 Pittsburgh 5 4 1 .550 214 226 Cleveland 6 5 0 .545 244 251

West

W L T Pct PF PA Kansas City 7 4 0 .636 281 250 L.A. Chargers 6 4 0 .600 260 265 Denver 5 5 0 .500 200 183 Las Vegas 5 5 0 .500 223 262

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA Dallas 7 3 0 .700 293 214 Philadelphia 5 6 0 .455 297 260 Washington 4 6 0 .400 212 267 N.Y. Giants 3 7 0 .300 189 246

South

W L T Pct PF PA Tampa Bay 7 3 0 .700 309 222 New Orleans 5 5 0 .500 251 218 Carolina 5 6 0 .455 226 220 Atlanta 4 6 0 .400 178 288

North

W L T Pct PF PA Green Bay 8 3 0 .727 247 214 Minnesota 5 5 0 .500 255 242 Chicago 3 7 0 .300 163 240 Detroit 0 9 1 .050 160 273

West

W L T Pct PF PA Arizona 9 2 0 .818 310 202 L.A. Rams 7 3 0 .700 271 227 San Francisco 5 5 0 .500 246 222 Seattle 3 7 0 .300 194 209

Monday’s Games

Tampa Bay 30, N.Y. Giants 10

Thursday, Nov. 25

Chicago at Detroit, 12:30 p.m. Las Vegas at Dallas, 4:30 p.m. Buffalo at New Orleans, 8:20 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 28

Atlanta at Jacksonville, 1 p.m. Carolina at Miami, 1 p.m. N.Y. Jets at Houston, 1 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m. Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 1 p.m. Tampa Bay at Indianapolis, 1 p.m. Tennessee at New England, 1 p.m. L.A. Chargers at Denver, 4:05 p.m. L.A. Rams at Green Bay, 4:25 p.m. Minnesota at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m. Cleveland at Baltimore, 8:20 p.m. Open: Kansas City, Arizona

National Hockey League

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Florida 18 13 2 3 29 71 47 Toronto 20 13 6 1 27 51 45 Tampa Bay 17 10 4 3 23 55 52 Detroit 20 8 9 3 19 54 67 Boston 15 9 6 0 18 46 43 Buffalo 18 7 9 2 16 53 61 Montreal 20 5 13 2 12 44 70 Ottawa 16 4 11 1 9 41 59

Metropolitan Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Carolina 17 14 2 1 29 58 34 Washington 19 11 3 5 27 64 44 N.Y. Rangers 18 11 4 3 25 51 51 Columbus 16 10 6 0 20 57 51 Pittsburgh 18 8 6 4 20 54 52 Philadelphia 16 8 5 3 19 43 44 New Jersey 16 8 5 3 19 48 49 N.Y. Islanders 15 5 8 2 12 31 47

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Central Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Minnesota 18 11 6 1 23 64 59 St. Louis 18 10 6 2 22 61 49 Winnipeg 18 9 5 4 22 55 48 Nashville 18 10 7 1 21 50 50 Colorado 15 9 5 1 19 61 49 Dallas 16 7 7 2 16 43 51 Chicago 18 6 10 2 14 40 58 Arizona 19 4 13 2 10 34 69

Pacific Division

GP W L OT Pts GF GA Calgary 19 11 3 5 27 63 36 Edmonton 17 13 4 0 26 68 50 Anaheim 19 10 6 3 23 63 51 Vegas 19 11 8 0 22 59 59 San Jose 18 9 8 1 19 46 52 Los Angeles 18 8 7 3 19 47 46 Vancouver 19 6 11 2 14 46 62 Seattle 18 5 12 1 11 52 68 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Top three teams in each division and two wild cards per conference advance to playoffs.

Monday’s Games

Columbus 7, Buffalo 4 St. Louis 5, Vegas 2 Nashville 3, Anaheim 2 Pittsburgh 3, Winnipeg 1 Colorado 7, Ottawa 5 San Jose 2, Carolina 1, OT

Tuesday’s Games

Philadelphia at Tampa Bay, 7 p.m. Edmonton at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Chicago at Calgary, 9 p.m.

National Basketball Association

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB Brooklyn 13 5 .722 — Boston 10 8 .556 3 Philadelphia 10 8 .556 3 New York 9 8 .529 3½ Toronto 8 10 .444 5

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB Miami 11 6 .647 — Washington 11 6 .647 — Charlotte 11 8 .579 1 Atlanta 9 9 .500 2½ Orlando 4 14 .222 7½

Central Division

W L Pct GB Chicago 12 6 .667 — Milwaukee 10 8 .556 2 Cleveland 9 9 .500 3 Indiana 8 11 .421 4½ Detroit 4 12 .250 7

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB Dallas 9 7 .563 — Memphis 9 8 .529 ½ San Antonio 4 12 .250 5 New Orleans 3 16 .158 7½ Houston 1 16 .059 8½

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB Utah 11 6 .647 — Denver 9 8 .529 2 Portland 9 8 .529 2 Minnesota 8 9 .471 3 Oklahoma City 6 11 .353 5

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB Golden State 15 2 .882 — Phoenix 14 3 .824 1 L.A. Clippers 10 7 .588 5 L.A. Lakers 9 9 .500 6½ Sacramento 6 12 .333 9½

Tuesday’s Games

Miami at Detroit, 7 p.m. L.A. Lakers at New York, 7:30 p.m. Denver at Portland, 10 p.m. Dallas at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday’s Games

Charlotte at Orlando, 7 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Indiana, 7 p.m. Phoenix at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Brooklyn at Boston, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Houston, 8 p.m. Detroit at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. Miami at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Toronto at Memphis, 8 p.m. Utah at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Washington at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Atlanta at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Golden State, 10 p.m. Portland at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Thursday’s Games No games scheduled. Major League Soccer

PlayoffsFirst RoundEastern ConferenceSaturday, Nov. 20

No. 2 Philadelphia 1, No. 7 NY Red Bulls 0, ET

Sunday, Nov. 21

No. 4 New York City FC 2, No. 5 Atlanta 0

Tuesday, Nov. 23

No. 3 Nashville SC vs. No. 6 Orlando City, 8 p.m.

Western ConferenceSaturday, Nov. 20

No. 3 Sporting Kansas City 3, No. 6 Vancouver 1

Sunday, Nov. 21

No. 4 Portland 3, No. 5 Minnesota United 1

Tuesday, Nov. 23

No. 2 Seattle vs. No. 7 Real Salt Lake, 10:30 p.m.

Conference SemifinalEastern ConferenceSunday, Nov. 28

Nashville-Orlando City winner vs. No. 7 Philadelphia, 3 or 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 30

No. 1 New England vs. New York City FC, 7:30 p.m.

Western ConferenceThursday, Nov. 25

No. 1 Colorado vs. Portland, 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 28

No. 3 Sporting Kansas City vs. Seattle-Real Salt Lake winner, 3 or 5:30 p.m.

Conference FinalEastern ConferenceDec. 4-5

Semifinal winners, TBD

Western ConferenceDec. 4-5

Semifinal winners, TBD

MLS CupSaturday, Dec. 11

Conference Champions, 3 p.m. Transactions BASEBALL American league BOSTON RED SOX — Announced they have exercised manager Alex Cora’s club option for the 2023 and 2024 seasons. LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Agreed to terms with LHP Aaron Loup on a two-year contract with a club option for the 2024 season. NEW YORK YANKEES — Traded INF/OF Tyler Wade to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. TEXAS RANGERS — Acquired OFs Bill McKinney and Zach Reks from Los Angeles Dodgers for cash considerations. National League CHICAGO CUBS — Acquired OF Harold Ramirez from Cleveland for cash considerations. MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Acquired RHP J.C. Mejia from Cleveland in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Traded RHP Jay Jackson to Atlanta in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Agreed to terms with RHP Anthony DeSclafani on a three-year contract. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA — Suspended Detroit C Isaiah Stewart two games without pay for escalating an on-court altercation against Los Angeles Lakers F LeBron James in a game on Nov. 21. Suspended Los Angeles Lakers F LeBron James one game without pay for his role in the incident. FOOTBALL National Football League ARIZONA CARDINALS — Waived LS Beau Brinkley and RB Tavien Feaster. ATLANTA FALCONS — Placed P Dustin Colquitt on the reserve/COVID-19 list. BALTIMORE RAVENS — Designated LB Malik Harrison to return from injured reserve to practice. Waived G/DT Kahlil Mckenzie. CLEVELAND BROWNS — Activated C Nick Harris from the reserve/COVID-19 list. DALLAS COWBOYS — Placed WR T.J. Vasher on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Placed practice squad WR Robert Foster on the reserve/COVID-19 list. DENVER BRONCOS — Placed LT Garrett Bolles on the reserve/COVID-19 list. Designated OLB Bradley Chubb to return from injured reserve to practice. Signed WR Courtland Sutton to a four-year contract extension through 2025. GREEN BAY PACKERS — Released S Will Redmond. INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed DB Brian Poole to the practice squad. Released DB Thakarius Keyes from the practice squad. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Placed WR Jamal Agnew on injured reserve. LAS VEGAS RAIDERS — Placed practice squad DB Jordan Brown on the reserve/COVID-19 list. LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Placed DL Linval Joseph on the reserve/COVID-19 list. NEW YORK GIANTS — Activated LT Andrew Thomas from injured reserve. Signed LB Trent Harris to the active roster from the practice squad. Promoted WR Pharoh Cooper, TE Chris Myarick and DB Steven Parker from the practice squad to the active roster. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Signed LB T.J. Edwards to a one-year extension. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Activated CB Sean Murphy-Bunting and LS Zach Trimmer from injured reserve. Promoted WR Breshad Perriman from the practice squad to the active roster. TENNESSEE TITANS — Placed LB Joe JOnes on the reserve.COVID-19 list. Canadian Football League EDMONTON ELKS — Terminated the contracts of president and CEO Chris Presson, general manager and vice president of football operations Brock Sunderland and head coach Jaime Elizondo. HOCKEY National Hockey League ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned G Roman Durny from Tulsa (ECHL) to San Diego (AHL). BOSTON BRUINS — Reassigned D Victor Berglund to Providence (AHL) from Maine (ECHL). CAROLINA HURRICANES — Released D Eric Gelinas. CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Recalled D Wyatt Kalynuk from Rockford (AHL). LOS ANGELES KINGS — Returned D Sean Durzi to Ontario (AHL). MINNESOTA WILD — Released F Ivan Lodnia. NEW YORK RANGERS — Recalled D Libor Hajek from Hartford (AHL). OTTAWA SENATORS — Loaned C Clark Bishop to Belleville (AHL). SAN JOSE SHARKS — Recalled F Scott Reedy from San Jose (AHL). VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Returned D Travis Hamonic to Abbotsford (AHL). VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS — Reassigned G Jiri Patera to Fort Wayne (ECHL) from Henderson (AHL). WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Returned F Garrett Pilon to Hershey (AHL). Recalled F Brett Leason from Hershey. American Hockey League CHICAGO WOLVES — Recalled C Stephen Harper from Fort Wayne (ECHL). HENDERSON SILVER KNIGHTS — Returned C Tyler Busch to Fort Wayne (ECHL). MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Released C Matt Bradley from player tryout contract (PTO). SAN JOSE BARRACUDA — Returned F Joseph Garreffaa to Orlando (ECHL). Recalled F Steenn Pasichnuk from Orlando (ECHL). East Coast Hockey League ALLEN AMERICANS — Released G Colin Smith as an emergency backup goalie (EBUG). CINCINNATI CYCLONES — Suspended D Colton Waltz and removed from roster. FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Released F Taylor Ross and G Sean Bonar. GREENVILLE SWAMP RABBITS — Acquired F Anthony Rinaldi and placed on reserve. Placed F Brett Kemp on injured reserve. IDAHO STEELHEADS — Released D Jake Cass. INDY FUEL — Released D Adam Parsells. Signed F Keegan Iverson and placed on reserve. Activated D Kirill Chayka from reserve. IOWA HEARTLANDERS — Activated F Cole Golka from reserve. MAINE MARINERS — Activated D Nate Kallen from reserve. Placed D Jason Horvath on reserve. ORLANDO SOLAR BEARS — Traded G Stefanos Lekkas to Wheeling. READING ROYALS — Released F Brendan van Riemsdyk. SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Signed D Hank Sorensen. WORCESTER RAILERS — Signed D Robert Roche and placed on reserve. SOCCER National Soccer League D.C. UNITED — Acquired D Gaoussou Samake from ASEC Mimosas in the Ivory Coast on a two-year contract through 2023 with options in 2024-25, pending receipt of his P-1 visa and international transfer certificate (ITC). National Women’s Soccer League SAN DIEGO WAVE FC — Acquired the rights to D Abby Dahlkemper from Houston following the conclusion of the 2021 season.

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