BC-AP Sports Preview Digest

BC-AP Sports Preview Digest
December 1, 2012, 11:58 am
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Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Saturday. A full Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. All times EST:

- KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Unidentified Chiefs player shoots girlfriend, then drives to Arrowhead Stadium and turns gun on self as two team officials confront him, police say. Condition of both not immediately known.

- ATLANTA - No. 2 Alabama looks to stay on track for its third national title in four years when it takes on No. 3 Georgia in the SEC title game. The winner plays Notre Dame for the BCS crown. Game starts 4 p.m.

- INDIANAPOLIS - No. 14 Nebraska plays Wisconsin in the Big Ten title game, with the Badgers trying to go to a third straight Rose Bowl. Game starts 8 p.m.

- CHARLOTTE, N.C. - No. 13 Florida State eyes its first ACC title since 2005 when it plays Georgia Tech in the ACC Championship game. The winner heads to the Orange Bowl. Game starts 8 p.m.

- CARSON, Calif. - David Beckham hopes to end his MLS career with a second straight championship when the Los Angeles Galaxy host the Houston Dynamo. Game starts 4:55 p.m.

- SAN ANTONIO - A day after the team was fined $250,000 by the NBA for resting star players, the Spurs play the Memphis Grizzlies in a game between the division's top two teams. Game starts 8:30 p.m.

- MIAMI - First place in the Eastern Conference is at stake when the Miami Heat host the Brooklyn Nets. Both teams have won five straight. Game starts 7:30 p.m.

- THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Graeme McDowell leads by three shots going into the third round of the World Challenge. Tournament host and defending champion Tiger Woods is four shots behind.

- NEW YORK - Miguel Cotto takes on undefeated welterweight champion Austin Trout on Saturday night. Cotto, a four-time world champion, has won all seven times he has fought at Madison Square Garden.

- NEW YORK - Hundreds mourn at the funeral of Hector ``Macho'' Camacho, the former boxing champion who was shot to death in Puerto Rico.

- BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal is favored in a World Cup super-G a day after finishing second in the downhill.