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Sunday's Game

Pro Bowl at Honolulu, Ch. 2

NFC vs. AFC, 7:00

Sunday, Feb. 5

Super Bowl at Indianapolis, Ch. 2

New England vs. N.Y. Giants, 6:20

Sunday, Jan. 22

AFC Championship Game

New England 23, Baltimore 20

NFC Championship Game

N.Y. Giants 20, San Francisco 17 (OT)

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cp,8 Late Sunday

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cp,8 Giants 20, 49ers 17

N.Y. Giants 0 10 0 7 3--20

San Francisco 7 0 7 3 0--17

First Quarter

SF--V.Davis 73 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 7:11.

Second Quarter

NYG--Pascoe 6 pass from Manning (Tynes kick), 11:15.

NYG--FG Tynes 31, :02.

Third Quarter

SF--V.Davis 28 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 5:18.

Fourth Quarter

NYG--Manningham 17 pass from Manning (Tynes kick), 8:34.

SF--FG Akers 25, 5:39.

Overtime

NYG--FG Tynes 31, 7:06.

A--69,732.

NYG SF

First downs 20 15

Total Net Yards 352 328

Rushes-yards 26-85 28-150

Passing 267 178

Punt Returns 6-55 8-70

Kickoff Returns 1-17 4-100

Interceptions Ret. 0-0 0-0

Comp-Att-Int 32-58-0 12-26-0

Sacked-Yards Lost 6-49 3-18

Punts 12-46.4 10-45.5

Fumbles-Lost 1-0 4-2

Penalties-Yards 9-60 6-50

Time of Possession 39:36 28:18

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING--N.Y. Giants, Bradshaw 20-74, Jacobs 5-13, Manning 1-(minus 2). San Francisco, Gore 16-74, Ale.Smith 6-42, Hunter 4-31, Dixon 2-3.

PASSING--N.Y. Giants, Manning 32-58-0-316. San Francisco, Ale.Smith 12-26-0-196.

RECEIVING--N.Y. Giants, Cruz 10-142, Bradshaw 6-52, Nicks 5-55, Beckum 4-16, Hynoski 3-20, Jacobs 2-8, Manningham 1-17, Pascoe 1-6. San Francisco, Gore 6-45, V.Davis 3-112, Walker 2-36, Crabtree 1-3.

MISSED FIELD GOALS--None.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL1

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cp,8 The AP Top 25

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 22, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

RecordPtsPvs

1. Kentucky (61) 19-11,6202

2. Missouri (2) 18-11,5325

3. Syracuse (2) 20-11,5061

4. Ohio St. 17-31,4116

5. Kansas 16-31,3837

6. Baylor 17-21,2343

7. North Carolina 16-31,2328

8. Duke 16-31,1764

9. Georgetown 16-31,04510

10. Michigan St. 16-41,0099

11. Murray St. 20-092512

12. UNLV 18-388614

13. San Diego St. 17-283216

14. Florida 15-470917

15. Creighton 18-268219

16. Indiana 16-460911

17. Marquette 16-451721

18. Mississippi St. 16-442218

19. Virginia 15-341415

20. Michigan 15-539620

21. St. Mary's (Cal) 19-234524

22. Kansas St. 14-425225

23. Florida St. 13-6244--

24. UConn 14-520313

25. Wisconsin 16-5182--

Others receiving votes: West Virginia 96, Gonzaga 82, Vanderbilt 40, Louisville 35, Harvard 32, Wichita St. 28, Cincinnati 20, Illinois 11, Middle Tennessee 9, Dayton 3, Iona 2, Long Beach St. 1.

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EAST

Brown 67, Bryant 60

DeSales 79, Muhlenberg 73

Delaware 62, Towson 43

Delaware Valley 96, Berkeley (NJ) 80

NJ City 70, Brooklyn 68 (OT)

Penn Tech 53, Penn St.-Lehigh Valley 50

Siena 65, Iona 62

SOUTH

Alabama A&M 65, Alcorn St. 64

Augusta St. 63, Columbus St. 55

Belmont 82, ETSU 70

Beth.-Cookman 67, Md.-Eastern Shore 55

Delaware St. 65, Florida A&M 51

Drexel 64, William & Mary 48

George Mason 67, UNC Wilmington 61

Georgia Southern 78, The Citadel 72 (2OT)

Georgia St. 74, James Madison 58

Mercer 75, Jacksonville 65

Morgan St. 71, NC Central 64

NC A&T 93, Coppin St. 92 (OT)

North Florida 76, Kennesaw St. 68

Old Dominion 69, Northeastern 57

SC-Upstate 61, Lipscomb 52

Savannah St. 75, Stetson 45

VCU 61, Hofstra 49

MIDWEST

Syracuse 60, Cincinnati 53

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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL1

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cp,8 The AP Women's Top 25

The top 25 teams in the The Associated Press' women's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 22, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

RecordPtsPvs

1. Baylor (40) 19-01,0001

2. Notre Dame 19-19602

3. UConn 17-29133

4. Stanford 17-18844

5. Duke 16-28365

6. Kentucky 18-27936

7. Tennessee 14-47139

8. Maryland 18-26998

9. Ohio St. 19-169410

10. Miami 16-363511

11. Rutgers 16-36127

12. Green Bay 17-054212

13. Purdue 16-348513

14. Texas A&M 13-446814

15. Delaware 16-142916

16. Louisville 16-441718

17. Georgia 16-439115

18. Penn St. 15-430222

19. Nebraska 16-325920

20. Georgetown 15-524919

21. Texas Tech 14-415617

22. Gonzaga 17-3138--

23. BYU 18-360--

23. DePaul 14-56021

25. North Carolina 14-54724

Others receiving votes: Georgia Tech 46, St. Bonaventure 42, Oklahoma 32, South Carolina 28, Kansas St. 27, Michigan 13, Kansas 12, Princeton 10, Arkansas 9, California 9, St. John's 8, Florida Gulf Coast 4, LSU 4, NC State 4, Saint Mary's (Cal) 3, Vanderbilt 3, San Diego St. 2, Fresno St. 1, UTEP 1.

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TOP 25

2-Notre Dame 72, 7-Tennessee 44

10-Miami 79, Virginia Tech 48

13-Purdue 67, Michigan State 49

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COLLEGES1

WNY DIV. I HOME SCHEDULES

Tuesday's event

MEN'S BASKETBALL

Eastern Michigan at UB, 7 p.m.

Wednesday's events

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Eastern Michigan at UB, 7 p.m.

Saint Joseph's at St. Bonaventure, 7 p.m.

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For information:

UB: www.buffalobulls.com

Canisius: www.gogriffs.com

Niagara: www.purpleeagles.com

Bona: www.gobonnies.com

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NLL1

Friday's Games

Philadelphia at Buffalo, 7:30

Rochester at Toronto, 7:00

Saturday's Games

Buffalo at Minnesota, 8:00

Rochester at Colorado, 9:00

Toronto at Calgary, 9:00

Edmonton at Washington, 10:30

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