International Rugby: England 23 South Africa 21
Internationl Cricket: England drew with New South Wales. Warm-up Match
International Football: Holland 1 England 1. Friendly.
Rugby Union: West Hartlepool 25 Liverpool St. Helens 26. National Intermediate Cup.
Football: Accrington Stanley 1 Hartlepool United 2. League Two. Pools move up to 13th place.
American Football: New York Giants 20 Chicago Bears 38. The Giants fall to 6-3 but still lead the NFC East Division.
Ice Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes 4 Buffalo Sabres 7
Carolina Hurricanes 2 New York Rangers 1
Washington Capitals 1 Carolina Hurricanes 4. The Canes have 25 points and are still 2nd on the South East Division, but, they closed the gap on Division Leaders Atlanta Thrashers to 2 points.
Basketball: Miami Heat 72 Houston Rockets 94
Houston Rockets 84 San Antonio Spurs 92
Houston Rockets 101 Chicago Bulls 100. The Rockets move to 6-3 and stay 1 game behind South West Division leaders, San Antonio Spurs.
College (American) Football: North Carolina State 9 North Carolina Tar Heels 23. State fall to 3-7 overall and 2-5 in the ACC. They are in 6th place in the ACC Atlantic Division.
College Basketball: Duke Blue Devils 86 Columbia Lions 43
Duke Blue Devils 72 Georgia Southern Eagles 48
Duke Blue Devils 75 North Carolina Greensboro Spartans 48. Duke are 3-0 on the Season and ranked 10th in the Nation.
North Carolina Tar Heels 103 Sacred Heart Pioneers 81
North Carolina Tar Heels 73 Winthrop Eagles 66. UNC are 2-0 on the Season and ranked 2nd in the Nation.
North Carolina State Wolfpack 63 Deleware State Hornets 43. NC State are 2-0 on the Season.