Scoreboard

On deck

Friday

Football: Class 5A playoffs, first round: Churchill at Redmond, 7 p.m.; Mountain View at Wilsonville, 7 p.m. Class 4A playoffs, first round: Madras at Scappoose, 7 p.m.

Volleyball: Class 5A quarterfinals, Bend vs. Summit at Liberty High in Hillsboro, 10 a.m.; Class 5A semifinals, Bend or Summit vs. TBA at Liberty High in Hillsboro, 6:30 p.m.; Class 4A quarterfinals, Madras vs. La Grande at Lane Community College in Eugene, 1:15 p.m.; Class 4A quarterfinals, Crook County vs. Elmira at Lane Community College in Eugene, 1:15 p.m.; Class 4A quarterfinals, Sisters vs. Astoria at Lane Community College in Eugene, 3:15 p.m.; Class 2A quarterfinals, Culver vs. Kennedy at Ridgeview High in Redmond, 1:15 p.m.

Water polo: Class 5/4A state championships at Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center in Beaverton, semifinal round: Madras girls vs. Parkrose, 10:10 p.m.; Summit girls vs. West Albany, 1:20 p.m.; Summit boys vs. Mountain View, 2:30 p.m.

Saturday

Girls soccer: Class 5A quarterfinals: Liberty/Crescent Valley at Summit, TBA; Willamette at Bend, TBA.

Boys soccer: Class 5A quarterfinals: Cleveland at Summit, TBA; Crescent Valley at Mountain View, TBA

Volleyball: Class 5A, 4A and 2A state finals, TBA

Football

NFL

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

All Times PST

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AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

New England 5 3 0 .625 262 170

Miami 4 4 0 .500 170 149

N.Y. Jets 3 5 0 .375 168 200

Buffalo 3 5 0 .375 180 248

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Houston 7 1 0 .875 237 137

Indianapolis 5 3 0 .625 159 191

Tennessee 3 6 0 .333 182 308

Jacksonville 1 7 0 .125 117 219

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Baltimore 6 2 0 .750 199 176

Pittsburgh 5 3 0 .625 191 164

Cincinnati 3 5 0 .375 189 218

Cleveland 2 7 0 .222 169 211

West

W L T Pct PF PA

Denver 5 3 0 .625 235 175

San Diego 4 4 0 .500 185 157

Oakland 3 5 0 .375 171 229

Kansas City 1 7 0 .125 133 240

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA

N.Y. Giants 6 3 0 .667 254 185

Philadelphia 3 5 0 .375 133 183

Dallas 3 5 0 .375 150 181

Washington 3 6 0 .333 226 248

South

W L T Pct PF PA

Atlanta 8 0 0 1.000 220 143

Tampa Bay 4 4 0 .500 226 185

New Orleans 3 5 0 .375 218 229

Carolina 2 6 0 .250 149 180

North

W L T Pct PF PA

Chicago 7 1 0 .875 236 120

Green Bay 6 3 0 .667 239 187

Minnesota 5 4 0 .556 204 197

Detroit 4 4 0 .500 192 188

West

W L T Pct PF PA

San Francisco 6 2 0 .750 189 103

Seattle 5 4 0 .556 170 154

Arizona 4 5 0 .444 144 173

St. Louis 3 5 0 .375 137 186

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Thursday’s Game

Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 5:20 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Atlanta at New Orleans, 10 a.m.

Detroit at Minnesota, 10 a.m.

Denver at Carolina, 10 a.m.

San Diego at Tampa Bay, 10 a.m.

Tennessee at Miami, 10 a.m.

Buffalo at New England, 10 a.m.

Oakland at Baltimore, 10 a.m.

N.Y. Giants at Cincinnati, 10 a.m.

N.Y. Jets at Seattle, 1:05 p.m.

St. Louis at San Francisco, 1:25 p.m.

Dallas at Philadelphia, 1:25 p.m.

Houston at Chicago, 5:20 p.m.

Open: Arizona, Cleveland, Green Bay, Washington

Monday’s Game

Kansas City at Pittsburgh, 5:30 p.m.

College

Tuesday’s Result

Ball State 34, Toledo 27

The AP Top 25 Fared

Tuesday

No. 1 Alabama (9-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 15 Texas A&M, Saturday.

No. 2 Oregon (9-0) did not play. Next: vs. California, Saturday.

No. 3 Kansas State (9-0) did not play. Next: at TCU, Saturday.

No. 4 Notre Dame (9-0) did not play. Next: at Boston College, Saturday.

No. 5 Georgia (8-1) did not play. Next: at Auburn, Saturday.

No. 5 Ohio State (10-0) did not play. Next: at Wisconsin, Saturday, Nov. 17.

No. 7 Florida (8-1) did not play. Next: vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday.

No. 8 Florida State (8-1) did not play. Next: at Virginia Tech, Thursday.

No. 9 LSU (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. No. 23 Mississippi State, Saturday.

No. 10 Clemson (8-1) did not play. Next: vs. Maryland, Saturday.

No. 11 Louisville (9-0) did not play. Next: at Syracuse, Saturday.

No. 12 South Carolina (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. Arkansas, Saturday.

No. 13 Oregon State (7-1) did not play. Next: at No. 16 Stanford, Saturday.

No. 14 Oklahoma (6-2) did not play. Next: vs. Baylor, Saturday.

No. 15 Texas A&M (7-2) did not play. Next: at No. 1 Alabama, Saturday.

No. 16 Stanford (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. No. 13 Oregon State, Saturday.

No. 17 UCLA (7-2) did not play. Next: at Washington State, Saturday.

No. 18 Nebraska (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. Penn State, Saturday.

No. 19 Louisiana Tech (9-0) did not play. Next: at Texas State, Saturday.

No. 19 Texas (7-2) did not play. Next: vs. Iowa State, Saturday.

No. 21 Southern Cal (6-3) did not play. Next: vs. Arizona State, Saturday.

No. 22 Mississippi State (7-2) did not play. Next: at No. 9 LSU, Saturday.

No. 23 Toledo (8-2) lost to Ball State 34-27. Next: at Northern Illinois, Wednesday, Nov. 14.

No. 24 Rutgers (7-1) did not play. Next: vs. Army, Saturday.

No. 25 Texas Tech (6-3) did not play. Next: vs. Kansas, Saturday.

Top 25 Schedule

All Times PST

Thursday

No. 8 Florida State at Virginia Tech, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday

No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 15 Texas A&M, 12:30 p.m.

No. 2 Oregon vs. California, 7:30 p.m.

No. 3 Kansas State at TCU, 4 p.m.

No. 4 Notre Dame at Boston College, 5 p.m.

No. 5 Georgia at Auburn, 4 p.m.

No. 7 Florida vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, 9:21 a.m.

No. 9 LSU vs. No. 23 Mississippi State, 4 p.m.

No. 10 Clemson vs. Maryland, 12:30 p.m.

No. 11 Louisville at Syracuse, 9 a.m.

No. 12 South Carolina vs. Arkansas, 9 a.m.

No. 13 Oregon State at No. 16 Stanford, noon

No. 14 Oklahoma vs. Baylor, 12:30 p.m.

No. 17 UCLA at Washington State, 7:30 p.m.

No. 18 Nebraska vs. Penn State, 12:30 p.m.

No. 19 Louisiana Tech at Texas State, 4 p.m.

No. 19 Texas vs. Iowa State, 9 a.m.

No. 21 Southern Cal vs. Arizona State, 12:30 p.m.

No. 24 Rutgers vs. Army, 9 a.m.

No. 25 Texas Tech vs. Kansas, 9 a.m.

Schedule

All Times PST

(Subject to change)

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Today’s Game

MIDWEST

Bowling Green (6-3) at Ohio (8-1), 5 p.m.

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Thursday’s Games

SOUTH

Florida St. (8-1) at Virginia Tech (4-5), 4:30 p.m.

SOUTHWEST

Louisiana-Monroe (6-3) at Arkansas St. (6-3), 4 p.m.

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Friday’s Game

EAST

Pittsburgh (4-5) at UConn (3-5), 5 p.m.

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Saturday’s Games

EAST

Bryant (3-6) at CCSU (2-6), 9 a.m.

Albany (NY) (7-2) at Duquesne (5-4), 9 a.m.

Dayton (5-5) at Marist (3-5), 9 a.m.

St. Francis (Pa.) (3-6) at Monmouth (NJ) (4-4), 9 a.m.

Harvard (7-1) at Penn (4-4), 9 a.m.

Army (2-7) at Rutgers (7-1), 9 a.m.

Robert Morris (3-6) at Sacred Heart (2-7), 9 a.m.

Louisville (9-0) at Syracuse (4-5), 9 a.m.

Cincinnati (6-2) at Temple (3-5), 9 a.m.

Princeton (4-4) at Yale (2-6), 9 a.m.

Cornell (4-4) at Columbia (2-6), 9:30 a.m.

Colgate (6-3) at Lehigh (9-0), 9:30 a.m.

Lafayette (5-4) at Fordham (5-4), 10 a.m.

Bucknell (2-7) at Georgetown (4-5), 10 a.m.

James Madison (7-2) at Villanova (6-3), 10 a.m.

Holy Cross (1-8) at Wagner (6-3), 10 a.m.

Brown (5-3) at Dartmouth (5-3), 10:30 a.m.

Georgia St. (1-9) at Maine (3-6), 11 a.m.

W. Michigan (4-6) at Buffalo (2-7), 12:30 p.m.

Rhode Island (0-8) at Towson (5-4), 12:30 p.m.

Notre Dame (9-0) at Boston College (2-7), 5 p.m.

SOUTH

Campbell (1-8) at Jacksonville (6-3), 9 a.m.

William & Mary (2-7) at Old Dominion (8-1), 9 a.m.

Arkansas (4-5) at South Carolina (7-2), 9 a.m.

Miami (5-4) at Virginia (3-6), 9 a.m.

Louisiana-Lafayette (5-3) at Florida (8-1), 9:21 a.m.

Missouri (4-5) at Tennessee (4-5), 9:21 a.m.

Georgia Tech (4-5) at North Carolina (6-3), 9:30 a.m.

Hampton (2-6) at Delaware St. (5-4), 10 a.m.

Murray St. (4-5) at E. Kentucky (7-3), 10 a.m.

Morgan St. (3-6) at Norfolk St. (3-7), 10 a.m.

Coastal Carolina (5-4) at Presbyterian (2-7), 10 a.m.

FAU (2-7) at W. Kentucky (6-3), 10 a.m.

Gardner-Webb (2-7) at Charleston Southern (4-5), 10:30 a.m.

Samford (5-3) at Elon (3-6), 10:30 a.m.

SC State (4-5) at NC A&T (5-4), 10:30 a.m.

The Citadel (5-4) at VMI (2-6), 10:30 a.m.

Chattanooga (5-4) at Wofford (7-2), 10:30 a.m.

Howard (6-3) at Georgia Southern (7-2), 11 a.m.

Prairie View (3-6) at MVSU (3-6), 11 a.m.

UT-Martin (7-2) at Tennessee Tech (2-7), 11:30 a.m.

Texas Southern (2-7) at Alcorn St. (3-6), noon

NC Central (6-3) at Florida A&M (3-6), noon

Ark.-Pine Bluff (7-2) at Grambling St. (1-8), noon

Wake Forest (5-4) at NC State (5-4), noon

Texas A&M (7-2) at Alabama (9-0), 12:30 1.m.

Furman (3-6) at Appalachian St. (7-3), 12:30 1.m.

Maryland (4-5) at Clemson (8-1), 12:30 a.m.

Stony Brook (8-1) at Liberty (4-5), 12:30 a.m.

Delaware (5-4) at Richmond (5-3), 12:30 a.m.

Navy (6-3) at Troy (4-5), 12:30 a.m.

Austin Peay (1-8) at Jacksonville St. (5-4), 1 p.m.

Marshall (4-5) at UAB (1-7), 1:30 p.m.

Alabama A&M (7-2) at Jackson St. (5-4), 2 p.m.

Bethune-Cookman (7-2) at Savannah St. (1-8), 2 p.m.

Georgia (8-1) at Auburn (2-7), 4 p.m.

Mississippi St. (7-2) at LSU (7-2), 4 p.m.

Tulane (2-7) at Memphis (1-8), 4 p.m.

Vanderbilt (5-4) at Mississippi (5-4), 4 p.m.

Sam Houston St. (7-2) at Northwestern St. (4-4), 4 p.m.

Alabama St. (6-3) at Southern U. (3-6), 4 p.m.

Stephen F. Austin (4-5) at SE Louisiana (3-6), 5 p.m.

MIDWEST

SE Missouri (3-6) at E. Illinois (6-3), 9 a.m.

Wisconsin (6-3) at Indiana (4-5), 9 a.m.

Purdue (3-6) at Iowa (4-5), 9 a.m.

Northwestern (7-2) at Michigan (6-3), 9 a.m.

Cent. Michigan (3-6) at E. Michigan (1-8), 10 a.m.

Kent St. (8-1) at Miami (Ohio) (4-5), 10 a.m.

N. Iowa (3-6) at South Dakota (1-8), 10 a.m.

UMass (0-9) at Akron (1-9), 11 a.m.

Butler (8-2) at Drake (6-3), 11 a.m.

Davidson (1-8) at Valparaiso (1-8), 11 a.m.

Youngstown St. (5-4) at W. Illinois (3-6), 11 a.m.

Minnesota (5-4) at Illinois (2-7), 12:30 p.m.

Penn St. (6-3) at Nebraska (7-2), 12:30 p.m.

S. Dakota St. (7-2) at N. Dakota St. (8-1), 1 p.m.

SOUTHWEST

Iowa St. (5-4) at Texas (7-2), 9 a.m.

Kansas (1-8) at Texas Tech (6-3), 9 a.m.

Baylor (4-4) at Oklahoma (6-2), 12:30 p.m.

West Virginia (5-3) at Oklahoma St. (5-3), 12:30 p.m.

Nicholls St. (1-7) at Lamar (3-7), 1 p.m.

Tulsa (7-2) at Houston (4-5), 2 p.m.

South Alabama (2-7) at North Texas (3-6), 2 p.m.

McNeese St. (6-3) at UTSA (5-4), 2 p.m.

Southern Miss. (0-8) at SMU (4-4), 4 p.m.

Kansas St. (9-0) at TCU (6-3), 4 p.m.

Louisiana Tech (8-1) at Texas St. (3-5), 4 p.m.

UCF (6-2) at UTEP (2-7), 4 p.m.

FAR WEST

Colorado (1-8) at Arizona (5-4), 10:30 a.m.

Oregon St. (7-1) at Stanford (7-2), noon

Wyoming (2-7) at New Mexico (4-6), 12:30 p.m.

San Jose St. (7-2) at New Mexico St. (1-8), 12:30 p.m.

Air Force (5-4) at San Diego St. (7-3), 12:30 p.m.

Arizona St. (5-4) at Southern Cal (6-3), 12:30 p.m.

N. Colorado (3-6) at Weber St. (1-8), 12:30 p.m.

Portland St. (3-6) at Montana St. (7-1), 12:35 p.m.

UC Davis (3-6) at E. Washington (7-2), 1:35 p.m.

S. Utah (4-6) at N. Arizona (7-1), 3:05 p.m.

UNLV (2-8) at Colorado St. (2-7), 4 p.m.

Boise St. (7-2) at Hawaii (1-6), 4 p.m.

Morehead St. (3-6) at San Diego (5-3), 6 p.m.

Idaho St. (1-7) at Cal Poly (7-2), 6:05 p.m.

Idaho (1-8) at BYU (5-4), 7:15 p.m.

Oregon (9-0) at California (3-7), 7:30 p.m.

Utah (4-5) at Washington (5-4), 7:30 p.m.

UCLA (7-2) at Washington St. (2-7), 7:30 p.m.

Fresno St. (6-3) at Nevada (6-3), 7:35 p.m.

Pac-12 Standings

All Times Pacific

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North

Conf. Overall

Oregon 6-0 9-0

Oregon State 5-1 7-1

Stanford 5-1 7-2

Washington 3-3 5-4

California 2-5 3-7

Washington State 0-6 2-7

South

Conf. Overall

UCLA 4-2 7-2

USC 4-3 6-3

Arizona State 3-3 5-4

Arizona 2-4 5-4

Utah 2-4 4-5

Colorado 1-5 1-8

Saturday’s Games

Colorado at Arizona, 10:30 a.m.

Oregon State at Stanford, noon

Arizona State at USC, 12:30 p.m.

Oregon at Cal, 7:30 p.m.

Utah at Washington, 7:30 p.m.

UCLA at Washington State, 7:30 p.m.

Betting line

NFL

(Home teams in Caps)

Favorite Open Current Underdog

Thursday

Colts 3 3 JAGUARS

Sunday

PATRIOTS 12 11 Bills

Giants 4.5 4 BENGALS

BUCS 3 3 Chargers

Broncos 4.5 4 PANTHERS

DOLPHINS 6 6 Titans

RAVENS 7 7.5 Raiders

Falcons 2.5 2.5 SAINTS

Lions 1 2 VIKINGS

SEAHAWKS 6.5 6.5 Jets

EAGLES PK PK Cowboys

49ERS 12 11.5 Rams

BEARS 1.5 1 Texans

Monday

STEELERS 12.5 12.5 Chiefs

College

Today

OHIO U 3.5 3 Bowling Green

Thursday

Florida St 13.5 14 VA TECH

ARKANSAS ST 6 6.5 Ul-Monroe

Friday

Pittsburgh 3.5 3.5 CONNECTICUT

Saturday

MICHIGAN 11.5 11 Northwestern

CLEMSON 31 31.5 Maryland

NC STATE 9 9.5 Wake Forest

RUTGERS 17.5 18 Army

Louisville 2 2.5 SYRACUSE

VIRGINIA 2 (M) 1 Miami-Fla

Minnesota 3 3.5 ILLINOIS

Wisconsin 5.5 7 INDIANA

IOWA 3.5 4.5 Purdue

MISSISSIPPI 2.5 2.5 Vanderbilt

N CAROLINA 9 9 Ga Tech

C Michigan 2 2.5 E MICHIGAN

Kent St 6 6.5 MIAMI-OHIO

BYU 37 38 Idaho

AKRON 14.5 16.5 Massachusetts

W Michigan 3.5 2.5 BUFFALO

ALABAMA 13.5 13.5 Texas A&M

Georgia 15 15.5 AUBURN

NEBRASKA 7 7.5 Penn St

Notre Dame 18.5 19 BOSTON COLL

USC 10 9.5 Arizona St

Utah PK 1.5 WASHINGTON

Wyoming PK 1 NEW MEXICO

San Jose St 22.5 22.5 NEW MEXICO ST

Oregon 28 28 CALIFORNIA

OKLAHOMA ST 7.5 7.5 W Virginia

Kansas St NL NL TCU

Cincinnati 11 11 TEMPLE

TENNESSEE 3 3.5 Missouri

TEXAS 10 10.5 Iowa St

SAN DIEGO ST 9 9.5 Air Force

SMU 12.5 13 So Miss

Marshall 3 3 UAB

Tulsa 2.5 2.5 HOUSTON

Unlv 2.5 2 COLORADO ST

Boise St 28.5 29.5 HAWAII

Ucla 15 14.5 WASHINGTON ST

C Florida 12 13.5 UTEP

ARIZONA 30.5 30.5 Colorado

S CAROLINA 14 14 Arkansas

TEXAS TECH 25 25 Kansas

La Tech 20 20 TEXAS ST

OKLAHOMA 20 21 Baylor

Tulane 1.5 1.5 MEMPHIS

STANFORD 5.5 4.5 Oregon St

LSU 14.5 14.5 Miss St

Fresno St 2.5 3 NEVADA

W KENTUCKY 16.5 16.5 Fla. Atlantic

TROY PK PK Navy

N TEXAS 9.5 9.5 S Alabama

FLORIDA 26 26.5 UL-Lafayette

Tennis

Professional

ATP World Tour Finals

Tuesday

At The O2 Arena

London

Purse: $8.11 million (Tour Final)

Surface: Hard-Indoor

Round Robin

Singles

Group B

Roger Federer (2), Switzerland, def. Janko Tipsarevic (8), Serbia, 6-3, 6-1.

David Ferrer (4), Spain, def. Juan Martin del Potro (6), Argentina, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.

Standings: Federer 1-0 (sets 2-0), Ferrer 1-0 (2-1), del Potro 0-1 (1-2), Tipsarevic 0-1 (0-2).

ATP World Tour Rankings

Through Nov. 4

q-qualified for ATP World Tour Finals, London, Nov. 5-12; i-injured, will not play

Singles

1. q-Novak Djokovic, Serbia, 11420

2. q-Roger Federer, Switzerland, 9465

3. q-Andy Murray, Britain, 7600

4. qi-Rafael Nadal, Spain, 6795

5. q-David Ferrer, Spain, 6030

6. q-Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, 4405

7. q-Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina, 4080

8. q-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, France, 3490

9. q-Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, 2990

10. Richard Gasquet, France, 2515

11. Nicolas Almagro, Spain, 2515

12. Juan Monaco, Argentina, 2430

13. Milos Raonic, Canada, 2380

14. John Isner, United States, 2215

15. Marin Cilic, Croatia, 2210

16. Gilles Simon, France, 2165

17. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, 1900

18. Alexandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine, 1855

19. Kei Nishikori, Japan, 1830

20. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany, 1770

21. Tommy Haas, Germany, 1695

22. Sam Querrey, United States, 1650

23. Andreas Seppi, Italy, 1550

24. Fernando Verdasco, Spain, 1490

25. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, 1335

26. Jerzy Janowicz, Poland, 1300

27. Mardy Fish, United States, 1255

28. Florian Mayer, Germany, 1215

29. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 1183

30. Jurgen Melzer, Austria, 1177

31. Jeremy Chardy, France, 1131

32. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 1112

33. Marcel Granollers, Spain, 1100

34. Julien Benneteau, France, 1075

35. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 1070

36. Kevin Anderson, South Africa, 1065

37. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 1060

38. Viktor Troicki, Serbia, 1055

39. Andy Roddick, United States, 1015

40. Feliciano Lopez, Spain, 1005

41. Benoit Paire, France, 927

42. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 915

43. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 897

44. Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, 885

45. David Goffin, Belgium, 881

46. Fabio Fognini, Italy, 880

47. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 872

48. Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, 866

49. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, 845

50. Albert Ramos, Spain, 830

WTA Rankings

Final

Singles

1. Victoria Azarenka, Belarus, 10595

2. Maria Sharapova, Russia, 10045

3. Serena Williams, United States, 9400

4. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 7425

5. Angelique Kerber, Germany, 5550

6. Sara Errani, Italy, 5100

7. Li Na, China, 5095

8. Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic, 5085

9. Sam Stosur, Australia, 4135

10. Caroline Wozniacki, Denmark, 3765

11. Marion Bartoli, France, 3740

12. Nadia Petrova, Russia, 3040

13. Ana Ivanovic, Serbia, 2900

14. Maria Kirilenko, Russia, 2540

15. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia, 2495

16. Roberta Vinci, Italy, 2475

17. Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic, 2125

18. Julia Goerges, Germany, 1965

19. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, 1929

20. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, 1841

21. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 1835

22. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia, 1751

23. Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium, 1680

24. Venus Williams, United States, 1650

25. Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, 1636

26. Zheng Jie, China, 1585

27. Sorana Cirstea, Romania, 1565

28. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, 1535

29. Yaroslava Shvedova, Kazakhstan, 1526

30. Tamira Paszek, Austria, 1523

31. Urszula Radwanska, Poland, 1490

32. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia, 1470

33. Christina McHale, United States, 1451

34. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 1450

35. Francesca Schiavone, Italy, 1436

36. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia, 1430

37. Sabine Lisicki, Germany, 1424

38. Sloane Stephens, United States, 1418

39. Mona Barthel, Germany, 1416

40. Peng Shuai, China, 1380

41. Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, 1380

42. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, 1365

43. Aleksandra Wozniak, Canada, 1320

44. Alize Cornet, France, 1320

45. Flavia Pennetta, Italy, 1240

46. Lucie Hradecka, Czech Republic, 1224

47. Simona Halep, Romania, 1220

48. Lourdes Dominguez Lino, Spain, 1181

49. Heather Watson, Britain, 1161

50. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain, 1160

Soccer

MLS

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER

All Times Pacific

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EASTERN CONFERENCE

Semifinals

D.C. United vs. New York

Saturday, Nov. 3: New York 1, D.C. United 1

Today, Nov. 7: D.C. United at New York, 5 p.m.

Kansas City vs. Houston

Sunday, Nov. 4: Houston 2, Kansas City 0

Today, Nov. 7: Houston at Kansas City, 6 p.m.

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Semifinals

San Jose vs. Los Angeles

Sunday, Nov. 4: San Jose 1, Los Angeles 0

Today, Nov. 7: Los Angeles at San Jose, 8 p.m.

Seattle vs. Real Salt Lake

Friday, Nov. 2: Real Salt Lake 0, Seattle 0

Thursday, Nov. 8: Seattle at Real Salt Lake, 6:30 p.m.

Deals

Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Promoted director of sales and fan service Neil Aloise to vice president of ticketingg and fan services, director of communications Greg Bader to vice president of communications and marketing, and director of finance Mike Hoppes to vice president of finance.

HOUSTON ASTROS—Named David Stearns assistant general manager.

NEW YORK YANKEES—Claimed RHP David Herndon off waivers from Toronto and LHP Josh Spence off waivers from San Diego.

SEATTLE MARINERS—Claimed OF Scott Cousins off waivers from Toronto.

National League

NEW YORK METS—Announced C Mike Nickeas and OF Fred Lewis declined outright assignments and elected to become free agents.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

NBA—Fined L.A. Lakers G Steve Blake $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan. Fined New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams $25,000 for public comments criticizing the league’s concussion policy.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS—Waived G Jeremy Bridges from injured reserve.

ATLANTA FALCONS—Place G Garrett Reynolds on injured reserve. Signed G PhillipKeith Manley.

BUFFALO BILLS—Placed CB Terrence McGee and OT Erik Pears on injured reserve. Released PK JOhn Potter. Signed WR Marcus Easley from the practice squad. Signed WR Chris Hogan to the practice squad.

CAROLINA PANTHERS—Placed WR/KR Kealoha Pilares on injured reserve. Activated WR David Gettis from the physically-unable-to-perform list.

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Released FB Jourdan Brooks from the practice squad. Signed C Scott Wedige to the practice squad.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS—Signed LB Jerrell Harris to the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS—Activated LB Aaron Curry from the physically-unable-to-perform list. Released LB Vic So’oto.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Released WR Charly Martin. Released WR Lavasier Tuinei from the practice squad.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS—Signed CB LaQuan Lewis from the practice squad. Released CB Brandon McDonald. Signed TE LaMark Brown to the practice squad.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Waived DE Pannel Egboh.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Released CB David Jones and LS Justin Snow. Signed CB Domonique Johnson from the practice squad. Acivated LS Nick Sundberg from injured reserve.

COLLEGE

DAVIDSON—Fired football coach Tripp Merritt. Promoted associate head coach Brett Hayford to interim head coach.

GEORGE MASON—Suspended men’s basketball players Erik Copes and Vaughn Grey three regular-season games.

NEW MEXICO—Suspended freshman QB Ryan Trujillo indefinitely for violating team rules.

Fish count

The daily fish count has been discontinued for the season.