Thursday, 02 December 2010 16:23
By The Associated Press
Newton ruled eligible by NCAA INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Auburn quarterback Cam Newton is eligible to play in the SEC title game, even though the NCAA says his father broke rules by shopping his son to another school.
DALLAS (AP) — Caron Butler provided the third-quarter spark the Dallas Mavericks needed to turn a reasonably close game into a runaway. Butler scored 13 of his 19 points during a decisive third-quarter run, Dirk Nowitzki had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and the Mavericks stretched their winning streak to six games with a 101-91 victory over the Houston Rockets on Monday night.