Texas Sports Minute 1/27/13
January 27, 2013
IRVING - Former Tennessee coach Derek Dooley is headed to the
Dallas Cowboys as wide receivers coach. The Cowboys reported the move on their
website last night. Dooley will replace Jimmy Robinson, who could stay with
Dallas in another capacity.
DALLAS - David Perron scored two goals and had an assist, and Wade
Redden notched his first NHL goal in almost three years to lead the St. Louis
Blues to a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars last night. Both of Perron's goals,
as well as Chris Stewart's third of the season, were part of a three-goal second
period that turned a 2-1 deficit into a 4-2 lead for St. Louis.
SAN ANTONIO - Tony Parker had 31 points and the San Antonio Spurs
collected their eighth consecutive win by shutting down the Phoenix Suns in the
final quarter for a 108-99 victory last night. Manu Ginobili added 20 points,
Tiago Splitter had 13, Boris Diaw finished with 11 for San Antonio, which has
won 16 in a row at home.
HOUSTON - James Harden scored 29 points, Chandler Parsons added 16
points and a career-high 11 assists and the Houston Rockets beat Brooklyn
119-106 Saturday night for their 12th consecutive win over the Nets. Omer Asik
had 20 points and 16 rebounds for the Rockets, who outrebounded the Nets 50-31
and outscored Brooklyn 60-24 in the paint.