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    WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue converted two first-quarter turnovers into touchdowns and used those 14 points as a springboard to a 35-13 victory against Southern Illinois today.
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BASEBALL

American League

BOSTON RED SOX – Agreed to terms with LHP Craig Breslow on a two-year contracts. Named Pedro Martinez special assistant to the general manager.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Claimed RHP Zach Stewart off waivers from Pittsburgh.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Traded OF Justin Upton and 3B Chris Johnson to Atlanta for INF Martin Prado, RHP Randy Delgado, RHP Zeke Spruill, SS Nick Ahmed and 1B Brandon Drury.

FOOTBALL

NFL

CHICAGO BEARS – Named Pat Meyer assistant offensive line coach.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Named Brian Baker outside linebackers coach and Jon Embree tight ends coach.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Signed DE Marcus Benard, RB James Develin, WR Jeremy Ebert, WR Andre Holmes, QB Mike Kafka, DL Tracy Robertson and LB Jeff Tarpinian to reserve/future contracts.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS – Fired defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo and secondary coach Ken Flajole.

HOCKEY

NHL

BOSTON BRUINS – Reassigned D Colby Cohen from Providence (AHL) to South Carolina (ECHL).

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Assigned D Patrick Cullity from Springfield (AHL) to Idaho (ECHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS – Reassigned RW Andrej Nestrasil and RW Trevor Parkes from Grand Rapids (AHL) to Toledo (ECHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS – Traded F Chad Kolarik to Pittsburgh for F Benn Ferriero. Recalled F Kris Newbury from Connecticut (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES – Assigned D Jeff Woywitka to Peoria (AHL).

AHL

PROVIDENCE BRUINS – Returned F Tyler McNeely to South Carolina (ECHL). Recalled G Adam Morrison from South Carolina. Released D Eric Baier from his professional tryout contract.

COLLEGE

MARIAN – Named Mark Henninger football coach.

NEW MEXICO STATE – Announced the resignation of football coach DeWayne Walker. Named Doug Martin interim football coach.

TEXAS A&M – Named Jake Spavital co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach and Jeff Banks special teams and tight ends coach.

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