Serena Williams http://wamc.org en UAlbany Struggles In 66-60 Win Over Binghamton http://wamc.org/post/ualbany-struggles-66-60-win-over-binghamton <p>In college basketball, Peter Hooley scored 17 points to lead Albany over Binghamton 66-60 on Monday.</p><p>Meanwhile, the UAlbany women’s team also defeated Binghamton in a 66-36 blowout game.</p><p>Creighton defeated No. 4 Villanova 96-68. Eighth-ranked Kansas won against No. 24 Baylor 78-68 and it was Nebraska over No. 17 Ohio St. 68-62.</p><p>Checking the NBA scoreboard, Joe Johnson scored 25 points and the Brooklyn Nets sent the Knicks to their fourth straight loss with a 103-80 victory. The Nets improved to 7-1.</p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:50:43 +0000 Jaired Crofut 82256 at http://wamc.org UAlbany Struggles In 66-60 Win Over Binghamton Broncos and Seahawks Headed To Super Bowl http://wamc.org/post/broncos-and-seahawks-headed-super-bowl <p>It will be the Seattle Seahawks taking on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 48 at the Meadowlands.</p><p>Peyton Manning threw for 400 yards and two touchdowns as Denver beat New England 26-16 to win the AFC championship. The Broncos had to settle for four Matt Prater field goals, but the drives allowed them to control the ball for almost 36 minutes and keep the Patriots' offense off the field.</p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:11:44 +0000 Jaired Crofut 82181 at http://wamc.org Broncos and Seahawks Headed To Super Bowl Joe Johnson Scores 29 In Nets 127-110 Victory Over Atlanta http://wamc.org/post/joe-johnson-scores-29-nets-127-110-victory-over-atlanta <p>There were only three NBA games scheduled Thursday.</p><p>Joe Johnson scored 26 of his 29 points in the first half to lead Brooklyn over Atlanta 127-110 in London. It was the fourth regular-season NBA game to be played in the British capital.</p><p>After reeling off five straight victories, the New York Knicks now are on a two-game losing streak. Lance Stephenson's had a career-high 28 points in Indiana's 117-89 rout of the Knicks. Paul George added 25 for the Pacers.</p><p>And it was Oklahoma City over Houston 104-92.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:59:51 +0000 Jaired Crofut 82041 at http://wamc.org Joe Johnson Scores 29 In Nets 127-110 Victory Over Atlanta Gattuso Boosts UAlbany Football Staff http://wamc.org/post/gattuso-boosts-ualbany-football-staff <p></p><p></p><p>On Tuesday UAlbany football coach Greg Gattuso announced the hiring of defensive coordinator Bob Benson, offensive coordinator Joe Bernard, assistant head coach and linebackers coach Bernard Clark and offensive line coach Jim Sweeney. Gattuso has worked with Bernard, Sweeney and Clark in the past.</p><p>In the NBA, the Knicks' five-game winning streak is over.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:33:21 +0000 Jaired Crofut 81874 at http://wamc.org Gattuso Boosts UAlbany Football Staff Will It Be A Boston Year? World Series Now Tied http://wamc.org/post/will-it-be-boston-year-world-series-now-tied <p>The World Series is tied at two games apiece. Jonny Gomes blasted a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the sixth inning to lead Boston to a 4-2 triumph over the Cardinals in St. Louis. He was inserted into the starting lineup once Shane Victorino was scratched due to lower back tightness.</p><p>David Ortiz provided three of the Red Sox's six hits and scored twice, including once on Stephen Drew's sacrifice fly. Game 5 is today in St. Louis. Jon Lester will start for the Red Sox against Adam Wainwright.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 11:23:46 +0000 Jaired Crofut 76448 at http://wamc.org Will It Be A Boston Year? World Series Now Tied Cowboys Take Giants On Opening Sunday http://wamc.org/post/cowboys-take-giants-opening-sunday <p>It was the first Sunday of the NFL season&nbsp; and Dallas took advantage of six Giants turnovers in a 36-31 win over New York.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:57:26 +0000 Jaired Crofut 73162 at http://wamc.org Cowboys Take Giants On Opening Sunday Red Sox Pummel Tigers 20-4 http://wamc.org/post/red-sox-pummel-tigers-20-4 <p>In baseball, the Boston Red Sox pummeled the Detroit Tigers 20-4 last night. David Ortiz hit two of Boston's eight home runs and also doubled for his 2,000th career hit. The AL East-leading Red Sox took two of three from the AL Central-leading Tigers and kept the best record in the American League.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 12:08:17 +0000 Jaired Crofut 72925 at http://wamc.org Red Sox Pummel Tigers 20-4 Yanks Five-Run Eighth Rescues Game http://wamc.org/post/yanks-five-run-eighth-rescues-game <p>In baseball, the Yankees put together a five-run eighth to turn a 4-1 deficit into a 6-4 win over the Chicago White Sox. Alfonso Soriano sparked the comeback with a two-run single and Curtis Granderson singled home the tying run before Eduardo Nunez lined a two-run double.</p><p>Elsewhere in the American League, Boston defeated Detroit 2-1. Will Middlebrooks hit a two-run single in the fifth off Max Scherzer.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 10:07:45 +0000 Jaired Crofut 72817 at http://wamc.org Yanks Five-Run Eighth Rescues Game Red Sox Sweep Chicago After 7-6 win http://wamc.org/post/red-sox-sweep-chicago-after-7-6-win <p>In baseball, David Ortiz had two hits and three RBIs to help power the Red Sox past Chicago 7-6 yesterday and complete a three-game sweep. Stephen Drew added a solo homer for the AL East-leading Red Sox, who won for the seventh time in eight games.</p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 11:05:36 +0000 Jaired Crofut 72697 at http://wamc.org Red Sox Sweep Chicago After 7-6 win Baltimore Snaps Boston's Four Game Winning Streak http://wamc.org/post/baltimore-snaps-bostons-four-game-winning-streak <p>In baseball, Baltimore beat the Red Sox 3-2, snapping Boston’s four game winning streak.</p><p>Elsewhere in the American League, it was Detroit over Oakland 7-6. Kansas City beat Minnesota 3-1. The Angels blanked Tampa Bay 2-0 and Seattle topped Houston 3-2.</p><p>Checking the National League, the Mets cruised past Philadelphia 11-3. Washington shut out Miami 9-0 and Milwaukee blanked Pittsburgh 4-0.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 11:03:42 +0000 Jaired Crofut 72543 at http://wamc.org Baltimore Snaps Boston's Four Game Winning Streak