Santos Laguna, Morelia stay on top in Mexico


MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Santos Laguna and Morelia both picked up victories over the weekend to remain top of Mexico's first division after 12 rounds of the Clausura championship.

Santos Laguna defeated Queretaro 2-0 and Morelia won 3-1 over America. Both improved to 26 points, with reigning champions Tigres in third on 25 points after beating Pumas 2-0 on Sunday.

In other results this weekend, Monterrey won 4-0 against Estudiantes Tecos, Tijuana defeated Atlas 2-0, Chivas beat Toluca 2-0, Jaguares won 3-2 against Pachuca, Cruz Azul drew 1-1 with Puebla and Atlante won 3-2 against San Luis.