CART: Named Mario Andretti to board of directors.
INDY RACING LEAGUE: Foyt Racing released Greg Ray from contract for final two races.
NASCAR: Driver Hut Stricklin was released by Bill Davis Racing and replaced by Kenny Wallace.
BREWERS: Sent OF Izzy Alcantara outright to Triple-A Indianapolis.
REDS: Placed OF Austin Kearns on 15-day DL with strained left hamstring. Activated P Elmer Dessens. Purchased contract of OF Jose Guillen from Triple-A Louisville. Optioned P Chris Reitsma to Double-A Chattanooga.
TWINS: Extended player development contract with Double-A New Britain through 2004.
76ERS: Signed F Brian Skinner, who had been with Cavaliers, to one-year contract.
NCAA: Announced that, starting this season, bowl games will count toward football players' statistics in the national record books.
BAYLOR: Announced that G Wendell Greenleaf has been dismissed from men's basketball team after being arrested twice on assault charges.
GEORGIA: CB Brandon Williams, acquitted of rape charges last week, was reinstated to team but suspended for three games.
IONA: Basketball G DeShaun Williams transferred from Syracuse and will sit out a season.
NAVY: John Skaggs was named to watch list for 2002 Ray Guy Award, which goes to nation's top punter.
PENN STATE: WR Bryant Johnson (City) was named to watch list for 2002 Biletnikoff Award, which goes to nation's top receiver.
QUINNIPIAC: Changed nickname from Braves to Bobcats.
STONY BROOK: Announced that basketball G D.J. Munir is academically ineligible for fall semester.
TOWSON: Named John Unitas community liaison.
WYOMING: Suspended RB Derek Armah for Saturday's game against Tennessee because of role in bar fight.
BEARS: Placed WR Nate Jacquet on IR, DE Roshaun Matthews on reserve/player unable to perform list and RB Maurice Hicks on reserve/non-football injury list.
BENGALS: Claimed DT Ron Smith off waivers from Seahawks. Waived LB Tito Rodriguez.
BILLS: Announced retirement of G Jerry Ostroski. Released TE Dan O'Leary, RB Curtis Alexander, LB James Cotton,G Robert Hunt, and WR Maurice Jackson. Waived DT Leif Larsen.
BROWNS: Released G Brad Bedell, G Gaylon Hyder, G Richard Mercier, DB Dyshod Carter, DB Emmanuel McDaniel, TE Alvin Morrow, WR Abram Booty, LB Leroy Jones, LB Marquis Smith, DT Marcus Spriggs and K Jay Taylor. Placed OT Qasim Mitchell on IR. Placed DE Michael Josiah on reserve/non-football-injury list.
BUCCANEERS: Released WR Milton Wynn. Reached injury settlement with DE John Stamper and waived him.
CHIEFS: Waived TE Chad Hayes, RB Jarmar Julien and WR Kirk Rogers.
COLTS: Waived OL David Sherrod. Re-signed QB Greg Zolman.
COWBOYS: Waived LB Khary Campbell, DE Byron Frisch, WR DeVeren Johnson. Waived G Dan Collins, FB Scott Zimmerman. Placed FB Jamar Martin and TE-DS Jeff Robinson on IR.
EAGLES: Placed DT Hollis Thomas on IR and RB Correll Buckhalter on physically-unable-to-perform-reserve list. Waived C Dwayne Ledford.
FALCONS: Placed TE Dallas Neil and DT Jerry Togiai on IR. Reached injury settlement with DE Ryan Wingrove and waived him. Waived T Dave Kadela and WR Shawn Mills.
49ERS: Waived LB Shane Elam, DT John Schlecht and G Chad Ward. Reached and injury settlement with S Vinny Sutherland and waived him. Placed S Kevin Curtis on IR and DT Josh Shaw on reserve/non-football injury list.
GIANTS: Claimed DE-C Bob Jones off waivers from Steelers. Waived C Morris Unutoa.
JAGUARS: Placed DL Tim Morabito on IR.
PACKERS: Waived RB Ki-Jana Carter, P Louie Aguiar, DE Aaron Fields, WR Andy McCullough, LB Anthony Sessions, LB Algie Atkinson, LB Kenny Harney, QB Marcus Brady, WR Javon Green, WR Brian Haugabrook, S Gana Joseph, CB Seneca McMillan, DT Ken Kocher, G Chris Watton and TE-FB Bill Seymour.
PANTHERS: Released WR Patrick Jeffers. Waived CB Fred Vinson, WR Terrell Harris and OL T.J. Washington. Placed DE John Milem on IR.
PATRIOTS: Released WR Jimmy Farris, former Stallions LB O.J. Brigance and C Ryan Benjamin. Placed S Rob Kelly on IR.
RAIDERS: Waived DE Jon Harris and WR Matthew Hatchette.
RAMS: Released FB Maurice Douglas and S Robbie Robinson. Placed G Travis Scott on IR. Signed free-agent WR Will Blackwell, who had been with Steelers.
RAVENS: Released LB Andre Arnold and WR Lonny Mitchell.
REDSKINS: Waived C Jeff Grau, LB Donte Curry and DT Sean Powell.
SAINTS: Released WR Hilton Alexander.
SEAHAWKS: Released OT Gary Hobbs. Signed OT Jerry Wunsch, who had been with Buccaneers.
STEELERS: Released C McAllister Collins, DE Rameel Connor, K-P Bruce Dales, WR D.J. Flick, LB Pernell Griffin, DE Bary Holleyman, C-DE Bob Jones, DL Scott Schultz, FB Albert Tulpulotu and DB Ashante Woodyard.
TEXANS: Waived OT Matt Anderle, WR Larry Davis, WR Devin Lewis and QB Ben Sankey. Placed S Leomont Evans on IR list. Claimed DE Shawn Worthen off waivers from Minnesota Vikings.
TITANS: Released RB Dan Alexander. Claimed DT James Atkins off waivers from Dolphins.
VIKINGS: Claimed OT Adam Haayer off waivers from Titans. Released OT Chad Beasley. Placed DE Willie Howard and WR Kenny Clark on IR. Reached injury settlements with TE O.J. Santiago and LB Isaac Keys.
AIR CANADA CHAMPIONSHIP: Fred Couples withdrew with sore back.
CAPITALS: Announced retirement of D Rob Zettler.
RED WINGS: Signed RW Stacy Roest, who had been with Wild.
SABRES: Signed G Ryan Miller, who won 2001 Hobey Baker Award as top U.S. collegiate player at Michigan State.
SIDEKICKS: Announced that player-coach Tatu will retire at end of season.
Colorado at New Eng., 7:30 p.m.
Sunday Long Island vs. Bayhawks at Columbus, Ohio, 4 p.m. College football
(all times p.m.; line in parentheses) East Montana at Hofstra, 6 Ga. Southern at Delaware,7 Richmond at Temple, 7 Lehigh at Buffalo, 7:30 South Delta St. at Northwestern St., 7 North Alabama at Samford, 7 Fla. Atl. at S. Florida, 7 Cmbrlnd, Tenn. at Austin Peay, 7:30 St. Peter's at Fla. International, 7:30 WVU Tech at Nicholls St., 7:30 Midwest Ark.-Monticello at SE Missouri, 7 S. Houston St. at Cent. Michigan, 7 New Hampshire at Kent St., 7 E. Central at SW Missouri St., 7 Cal Poly-SLO at Toledo, 7 Drake at W. Illinois, 7 W. Forest (-1 1/2 ) at N. Illinois, 7:30 Indiana St. at W. Michigan, 7:30 Clarion at Youngstown St., 7:30 Wayne, Mich. at N. Iowa, 8 West Syracuse at BYU (-2), 7:30 Montana-Western at Idaho St., 8:30 S.D. St. at Fresno St. (-17), 10 E. Kentucky at Oregon St., 10
Top 25 No.1 Oklahoma (-36) at Tulsa, 8 Basketball
WNBA Finals(Best of three; *-if necessary)
New York vs. Los Angeles
Tomorrow: at N.Y., 7:30 p.m. Saturday: at L.A., 3:30 p.m. *Sunday: at L.A., 3:30 p.m.
State Women's Amateur
(Two-woman teams) At Hagerstown Champion: Carol Davies-Karen Jones 35-34-69. Runner-up: Sally Casey-Carroll Knott 36-35-71. Championship flight: Andrea Kraus-Natalie McNicholas 35-37-72; Sandy Scitti-Janice Misey 37-36-73; Leland Beckel-Lisa Schlesinger 35-39-74; Elizabeth Johnson-Chris Kefauver 37-38-75. First flight: Mary Beth Weaver-Dixie McNaney 37-37-74; Joan Winchester-Susan Sosnowski 38-37-75; Maggie Brady-Perry Drevo 38-39-77; Kathy Hartman-Lisa Rosenfeld 38-39-77; Lora Floretti-Pat Erdly 37-40-80. Second flight: Dale Ralston-Rene Zaccardo 40-40-90; Regene Ross-Jo Ellen Youngblud 42-39-81; Barbara Heisse-Carol Johnson 42-42-84; Patsy Kern-Moon Kim 44-41-85; Carolyn Hudson-Karen Wood 44-41-85.