Sports : Monday, 1/16/2017
NFC Divisional Game:
Green Bay 34, Dallas 31
Mason Crosby booted a 51 yard field goal as time expired to push the Packers into the NFC Championship Game in Atlanta with a 31-28 win over top-seeded Dallas on Sunday afternoon. Crosby had hit a 56-yarder with 1:33 left before the Cowboys tied it. The big play in Green Bay’s game-winning drive was a 35-yard completion from Aaron Rodgers to Jared Cook on a third-and-20 situation that set up the game winning field goal.
Aaron Rodgers threw for 356 yards, two touchdown and one interception in the win. Jared Cook led the team in receiving with six catches for 104 yards and a touchdown. Ty Montgomery ran for 47 yards and two scores as the Packers won their eighth straight game. Kickoff is set for 2:05 pm Sunday between the Packers and Falcons in Atlanta
AFC Divisional Game:
Pittsburgh 18, Kansas City 16.
–Steelers kicker Chris Boswell made six field goals, the most in a postseason game in league history, as Pittsburgh advanced to the AFC Championship Game in New England next Sunday.
Atlanta 111, Milwaukee 98. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 33 points as the Bucks fell to Atlanta on the road. Milwaukee plays Philadelphia at home this afternoon in an MLK Day Matinee game. Pregame coverage starts at 2:10 on KFIZ.
Men’s College Basketball:
Indiana 76, Rutgers 57
Ohio State 72, Michigan State 67
Northwestern 89, Iowa 54
Women’s College Basketball:
Marquette 91, Butler 53