Scoreboard Roundup - 1/1/14

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_09fe3d6a06.jpgBanana Stock/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NCAAF: Gator Bowl:  Nebraska 24 (9-4) - (22) Georgia 19 (8-5)

Rose Bowl:  (4) Michigan State 24 (13-1) - (5) Stanford 20 (11-3)

Fiesta Bowl:  (15) UCF 52 (12-1) - (6) Baylor 42 (11-2)

Heart Of Dallas Bowl:  North Texas 36 (9-4) - UNLV 14 (7-6)


Michigan State Wins The Rose Bowl

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_381041934e.jpgThinkStock (PASADENA, Calif) --  Connor Cook passed for a career-high 332 yards and two touchdowns as No. 4 Michigan State held off fifth-ranked Stanford 24-20 to win the 100th Rose Bowl on Wednesday night. Cook hit Tony Lippett for a 25-yard score in the fourth quarter that gave the Spartans (13-1) the lead for good.


Maple Leafs Edge Red Wings 3-2 in the Winter Classic

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_c6e2458442.jpgA.J. Messier/NHLI via Getty Images (ANN ARBOR, Mich) --  Tyler Bozak muscled a goal past Jimmy Howard in a shootout, and the Toronto Maple Leafs edged the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 on Wednesday in the 2014 Winter Classic. The game was played in front of 105,591 spectators, surpassing the 104,173 who saw Michigan and Michigan State skate in the Big House back in 2010.


Hawks' Center Al Horford Out for the Season with Torn Pectoral

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_c026e2bd53.jpgNBA via Atlanta Hawks(NEW YORK) -- Just as the Atlanta Hawks were rounding into shape in the Eastern Conference, they've suffered a devastating blow as center Al Horford is expected to miss the rest of the season with a torn right pectoral muscle. Horford suffered the injury last weekend against the Cleveland Cavaliers. He reached for a pass on defense, and was forced to leave the game.


Seahawks' Percy Harvin Plans to Practice this Week, Play Next Week

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_f41e957db6.jpgNFL via Getty Images (RENTON, Wash.) -- So far, the Seattle Seahawks acquisition of wide receiver Percy Harvin hasn't quite gone as planned this season. Despite his struggles to get onto the field, Harvin plans to practice this week, and hopes to play in the team's first playoff game next weekend. "It will be a great thing for him [if he plays]," Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said.