Top 25 basketball roundup: Penn has first bid in tourney


first_img No. 6 Maryland 75, Georgia Tech 59: Crystal Langhorne scored 14 of her 18 points in the first half for the Terrapins (27-4) in the ACC tournament. No. 10 Georgia 72, Kentucky 40: The Bulldogs (25-5) held the Wildcats scoreless for the first eight minutes before winning in the SEC tournament quarterfinals. No. 11 LSU 52, Mississippi 46: Sylvia Fowles posted her 18th straight double-double (11 points, 14 rebounds) for the Tigers (25-6) at the SEC tournament. No. 13 Vanderbilt 105, Florida 77: The Commodores (25-5) shot 70.4 percent from the field in the first half en route to the SEC tournament victory. No. 15 Purdue 82, Wisconsin 79, OT: Katie Gearlds scored 26 points for the Boilermakers (26-5) in the Big Ten tournament. No. 22 Michigan State 77, Minnesota 68: Freshman Allyssa DeHaan had 27 points for the Spartans (23-7) in the Big Ten tournament. No. 24 North Carolina State 76, Florida 49: Gillian Goring had a career-high 22 points and 19 rebounds for the Wolfpack (22-8) at the ACC tournament quartefinals. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! WOMEN No. 1 Duke 79, Virginia 58: Abby Waner scored 17 of her 24 points in the first half to lead the Blue Devils (30-0) in the quarterfinals fo the ACC tournament in Greensboro, N.C. No. 2 Tennessee 81, South Carolina 63: Sidney Spencer scored 22 points and Alexis Hornbuckle added 17 for the Lady Vols (28-2), who are seeking a sixth sweep of the SEC’s regular-season and tournament titles. No. 4 North Carolina 90, Virginia Tech 60: Camille Little scored 20 points for the Tar Heels (28-3) in a quarterfinal of the ACC tournament. No. 5 Ohio St. 72, Indiana 60: Three-time Big Ten player of the year Jessica Davenport scored 30 points for the Buckeyes (27-2) in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals in Indianapolis. Mark Zoller had 22 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, and Pennsylvania beat Yale 86-58 on Friday night in Philadelphia to claim its third straight Ivy League championship and become the first team to secure a berth in the NCAA Tournament. The Quakers (20-8, 11-1) won their eighth straight game and claimed the Ivy title for the fourth time in five years. center_img No. 11 Southern Illinois 71, Drake 59: Jamaal Tatum and Matt Shaw had 19 points apiece for the Salukis (26-5) in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament in St. Louis. The top-seeded Salukis will play Bradley (21-11) in the semifinals today. last_img read more

COLM McFADDEN NAMED IN ALL-STAR NOMINATIONS


first_imgDONEGAL forward Colm McFadden is the only county player nominated for a 2013 All Star.A year after Donegal players dominated the nominations on the back of their All-Ireland success, the St Eunan’s College teacher is the only Donegal representative this time around.Ulster champions Monaghan have six nominations, whilst Tyrone have four. The final selection will be announced live on Friday, November 8 at the All-Star banquet at Croke Park.The nominations are:Goalkeepers Stephen Cluxton (Dublin)Robert Hennelly (Mayo)Rory Beggan (Monaghan)Full backsRory O’Carroll (Dublin)Ger Cafferkey (Mayo) Keith Higgins (Mayo)Colin Walshe (Monaghan)Killian Clarke (Cavan)Chris Barrett (Mayo) Drew Wylie (Monaghan)Cathal McCarron (Tyrone)Marc Ó Sé (Kerry)Half backsConor Gormley (Tyrone)Colm Boyle (Mayo)Lee Keegan (Mayo)Cian O’Sullivan (Dublin)Donal Vaughan (Mayo)James McCarthy (Dublin)Jack McCaffrey (Dublin)Dessie Mone (Monaghan)James Loughrey (Cork)MidfieldersMichael Darragh Macauley (Dublin)Aidan O’Shea (Mayo)Séamus O’Shea (Mayo)Darren Hughes (Monaghan)Paul Conroy (Galway)Anthony Maher (Kerry)Half forwardsSeán Cavanagh (Tyrone)Colm Cooper (Kerry)Cian Mackey (Cavan)Paul Flynn (Dublin)Diarmuid Connolly (Dublin)Donnacha Walsh (Kerry)Ciarán Kilkenny (Dublin)Matthew Donnelly (Tyrone)Lorcan Mulvey (London)Full forwardsBernard Brogan (Dublin)James O’Donoghue (Kerry)Martin Dunne (Cavan)Paul Mannion (Dublin)Conor McManus (Monaghan)Cillian O’Connor (Mayo)Paddy Andrews (Dublin)Colm McFadden (Donegal)Michael Newman (Meath)Player of the Year NomineesMichael Darragh Macauley (Dublin)Stephen Cluxton (Dublin)Lee Keegan (Mayo)Young Player of the Year NomineesJack McCaffrey (Dublin)Cillian O’Connor (Mayo)Paul Mannion (Dublin)COLM McFADDEN NAMED IN ALL-STAR NOMINATIONS was last modified: October 4th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:All Stars 2013Colm McFaddendonegalSt Michaelslast_img read more