DENVER (AP) P.A. Parenteau and Jamie McGinn scored goals 2 minutes, 43 seconds the second period and the Colorado Avalanche rallied to beat the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Saturday.
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) Brett Olson scored 22 points, including four 3-point baskets, to pace Denver past Texas State 79-64 on Saturday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) Houston end J.J. Watt has won The Associated Press 2012 NFL Defensive Player of the Year award, missing a perfect ballot by one vote.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) Peyton Manning's stunning return from four neck surgeries has netted him The Associated Press 2012 NFL Comeback Player of the Year award.