SCORED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SCORED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Timbers salvage tie with Earthquakes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58386796-77/minute-scored-chicago-davies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58386796-77/minute-scored-chicago-davies.html.csp">Timbers salvage tie with Earthquakes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T23:17:03.759-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Timbers 3, Earthquakes 3 • In Santa Clara, Calif., Kalif Alhassan scored in the 86th minute to give Portland a tie with the San Jose. Alhassan ran onto a loose ball in the penalty area and slotted a shot past goalkeeper Jon Busch. Alhassan tied it a minute after Chris Wondolowski scored his second of the game and 12th of the season for San Jose. Crew 3, Chivas USA 0 • In Columbus, Ohio, Justin Meram scored the first two goals and Bernardo Anor added a third to lead Columbus past Chivas USA. Rev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583867962014-09-07T23:17:03.759-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-07T23:17:03.759-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58386796@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:17:03 MDT Basketball: Team USA trumps Mexico to advance to quarterfinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58382324-77/game-curry-team-americans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58382324-77/game-curry-team-americans.html.csp">Basketball: Team USA trumps Mexico to advance to quarterfinals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T00:11:58.275-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Barcelona, Spain • They have a gold medal to chase and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, so the Americans knew they had to bring their best to Barcelona. Stephen Curry sure did. Curry made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points Saturday, leading the U.S. national team into the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup with an 86-63 victory over Mexico. The Americans next play on Tuesday against Slovenia, which lost to the U.S. 101-71 in an exhibition game Aug. 26 in the Canary Islands. Cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583823242014-09-07T00:11:58.275-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-07T00:11:58.275-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58382324@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:11:58 MDT Live blog: Aggies' run game finally proving successful http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58383058-55/aggies-run-yard-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58383058-55/aggies-run-yard-game.html.csp">Live blog: Aggies' run game finally proving successful</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T19:44:01.771-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 07:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After a first quarter marred by mistakes, penalties and an offense that failed to put together any sustained drives, the Aggies turned to their running backs to break a 6-6 tie with the Bengals. The Aggies put together an 8-play, 52-yard scoring drive that featured seven runs, including a 22-yard run by quarterback Chuckie Keeton on a 3rd-and-17 play. The Aggies scored their first touchdown of the night when Rashad Hall scored on a 5-yard run. Utah State made it a 20-6 game when JoJo Natson ret...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58383058@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 19:44:01 MDT Idaho State’s Kramer: Road losing streak ‘really not in danger’ against Utah, USU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58338786-59/utah-state-idaho-kramer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58338786-59/utah-state-idaho-kramer.html.csp">Idaho State’s Kramer: Road losing streak ‘really not in danger’ against Utah, USU</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T11:57:33.466-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 11:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Idaho State head coach Mike Kramer doesn’t want Utah kicker Andy Phillips getting oxygen because he’s kicking so many PATs. How’s that for honesty? Speaking in a Big Sky conference call ahead of his team’s opener Thursday night in Salt Lake City, Kramer acknowledged that the Bengals’ 44-game road losing streak, among other losing streaks, “are just nasty.” “Opening up at Utah and next week at Utah State, I’m sure that that streak’s really not in danger,” he said. He feels good about his team’s p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338786@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:57:33 MDT Lionel Messi back to the top of AP soccer poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338503-77/league-season-madrid-messi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338503-77/league-season-madrid-messi.html.csp">Lionel Messi back to the top of AP soccer poll</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK BEZANTS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:48.656-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The season’s first Associated Press global soccer poll has Lionel Messi back at the top of the list. The Barcelona forward scored two goals in the 3-0 win over Elche, putting him ahead of Bayern Munich striker Arjen Robben and Manchester City forward Stevan Jovetic. “The big news of the week is in the Camp Nou, where I have seen again a sparkling Messi after one year at a lower level,” Paolo Condo of Italian sports daily Gazzetta dello Sport said. “His performance was the best of my fir...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583385032014-08-26T22:19:48.656-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T22:19:48.656-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338503@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:48 MDT Aggies' soccer team loses opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58328323-55/.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58328323-55/.html.csp">Aggies' soccer team loses opener</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T05:38:04.113-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 05:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies' soccer team lost its opener Friday with the No. 23 Arkansas Razorbacks taking a 3-1 win over the Aggies. It marked the Aggies' first loss in a season opener since losing to Idaho State 2-1 in 2009. Alexandra Fischer scored the first goal for the Aggies in the 11th minute before the Razorbacks scored three unanswered goals. "We never had all 11 players on the same page," USU coach Heather Cairns said. "We are still trying to figure out our rotations and our combinations and you can't ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58328323@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 05:38:04 MDT Sports briefs: U.S. beats Switzerland 4-1 in women’s soccer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58320046-77/soccer-women-colorado-switzerland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58320046-77/soccer-women-colorado-switzerland.html.csp">Sports briefs: U.S. beats Switzerland 4-1 in women’s soccer</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:00:59.653-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Women’s soccer • Megan Rapinoe scored just three minutes into the game, and the United States got three goals in the second half to beat Switzerland 4-1 Wednesday night. Carli Lloyd made a penalty kick early in the second half, Christen Press scored in the 77th minute and Abby Wambach got her 168th career score in the 87th. “We knew Switzerland would be a good challenge and we played good, up-tempo soccer,” U.S. coach Jill Ellis said after improving to 2-0-1 since being officially named to the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58320046@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:00:59 MDT MLS capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284156-77/minute-scored-vancouver-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284156-77/minute-scored-vancouver-kansas.html.csp">MLS capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WHITECAPS 2, SPORTING KC 0 VANCOUVER, British Columbia • Darren Mattocks scored for the fourth time in the last five games to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 on Sunday night. Vancouver (7-4-11) also took advantage of an own goal by Sporting defender Igor Juliao to hand Kansas City (11-6-6) its first loss in Major League Soccer play since May 31. The Whitecaps took the lead in the 17th minute when Juliao and Kansas City goalkeeper Andy Gruenebaum got their signals cross...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582841562014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Fire 1, Red Bulls 0 • Sean Johnson made four saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Mike Magee scored in Chicago’s win in Bridgeview, Ill. Sounders 2, Dynamo 0 • Marco Pappa scored in the 69th minute and Gonzalo Pineda converted a penalty kick as host Seattle sna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582823912014-08-10T23:03:01.636-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T23:03:01.636-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282391@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 23:03:01 MDT Minor league baseball: El Paso dominates Salt Lake, 13-2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273276-77/bees-chihuahuas-paso-bunt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273276-77/bees-chihuahuas-paso-bunt.html.csp">Minor league baseball: El Paso dominates Salt Lake, 13-2</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T23:40:51.019-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 11:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The El Paso Chihuahuas attacked with a big bite, punishing the Salt Lake Bees in a dominating 13-2 victory. Regardless of the Bees’ season-long shortcomings — sitting at the bottom of the PCL Pacific Southern division with a .403 record — they have managed to move players up and down the pipeline to the big leagues. Salt Lake has played 67 different players, and 30 of them have spent time with an MLB team in 2014. The Chihuahuas started off blazing with five runs in the first four innings, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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It was his 12th goal of the season, moving him to fourth in MLS. The Timbers opened the scoring when Diego Valeri converted a free kick into the upper right corner from just outside the box in the 14th minute. Los Angeles...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582544312014-08-02T23:10:13.569-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:13.569-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Feilhaber rifled a shot off the crossbar from just outside the 18-yard box to move Sporting KC into first place in the Eastern Conference. C.J. Sapong’s header gave Sporting K.C. a 1-0 lead in the first half. Columbus tied it when Chad Barson lofted a cross inside the 6-yard box that deflected off Igor Juliao’s shoulder for an own...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581925792014-07-17T16:44:01.684-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:44:01.684-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192579@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:44:01 MDT