• Smith, Cooke lead Dayton to 67-46 win over Saint Louis

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Charles Cook had 15 points, nine rebounds and a career-high six assists, Scoochie Smith scored 19, including five 3-pointers, and Dayton cruised to a 67-46 win over Saint Louis on Sunday.

  • Hartnell snaps tie as Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-2

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Blue Jackets would just as soon forget the second period of Saturday’s game, when the Carolina Hurricanes rallied from a 2-0 deficit to tie it.

  • Bowling Green sweeps season series from Ball St.

    BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Zack Denny scored 17 points and Bowling Green held off Ball State 79-74 on Saturday.

  • Marcus Keene has Division I’s 1st 50-point game since 2013

    MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Marcus Keene, the NCAA’s scoring leader, scored a career-high 50 points with 10 3-pointers and broke the game open with four 3s in the final 4:44 to help Central Michigan rally to a 101-92 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.

  • Spurs missing Parker, Gasol for matchup against Cavaliers

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs will be without starters Tony Parker and Pau Gasol when they face the Cavaliers on Saturday night.

  • LeBron considering return to US Olympic team under Popovich

    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James says Gregg Popovich taking over as coach of the U.S. Olympic team will be a factor in whether he plays in the 2020 Tokyo Games.

  • 1 wounded in school shooting, ‘could have been much worse’

    WEST LIBERTY, Ohio (AP) — A school shooting that left one student hospitalized and others scrambling out classroom windows could have been far worse if not for the heroics of staff members who stopped the shooter and had him pinned down when police arrived, authorities said.

  • Akron sets school-record 27-game home win streak

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Isaiah Johnson scored 21 points and Akron remained undefeated in Mid-American Conference play, setting a school-record home win streak with a 70-63 victory over Eastern Michigan on Friday night.

  • Resilient goalie Bobrovsky leads Blue Jackets’ resurgence

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky’s confidence took a beating as he battled a nagging injury through the Blue Jackets’ disappointment last season. He missed more than half of the games as Columbus sank to last place in the Metropolitan Division.

  • Mitchell scores 24 in win for No. 16 Ohio State women

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored 24 points and No. 16 Ohio State held off Wisconsin to take a 70-61 victory on Thursday night.