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Martin Sheen to receive honorary degree from Ohio college

In this March 5, 2015 file photo, actor Martin Sheen poses for photographers on arrival at We Day UK at Wembley Arena, in west London. The University of Dayton will give actor Martin Sheen an honorary degree in recognition of his activism for peace, social justice and human rights. The school says the 74-year-old Sheen will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at graduation ceremonies May 3 at the University of Dayton Arena. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Dayton will give actor Martin Sheen an honorary degree in recognition of his activism for peace, social justice and human rights.

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Oklahoma, WVU salvage Big 12’s weekend in Big Ten country

West Virginia's Tarik Phillip, Daxter Miles Jr. (4) and Jevon Carter (2) celebrate after a 69-59 win over Maryland in an NCAA tournament college basketball game in the Round of 32 in Columbus, Ohio, Sunday, March 22, 2015. West Virginia advanced to the Sweet 16 and play top seed Kentucky Thursday in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Big 12 salvaged its NCAA Tournament in Big Ten country.

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Oklahoma quiets Dayton 72-66 and moves to Sweet 16

The Oklahoma bench reacts in the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against Dayton in the Round of 32 in Columbus, Ohio, Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Woodard had 16 points and a steal that set up Buddy Hield for a layup to give Oklahoma a lead it never relinquished as the Sooners locked down the Flyers, quieted their fans and advanced to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament with a 72-66 victory Sunday.

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