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Kentucky overwhelms West Virginia 78-39 in NCAA Sweet 16

Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein dunks against West Virginia during the second half of a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional semifinals, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Aaron Josefczyk)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Like a massive, unstoppable blue wave, Kentucky hit quickly and just kept coming. There was no escape for West Virginia, no place to hide.

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Blue Jackets’ Jared Boll suspended 3 games for high hit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll has been suspended for three games without pay for a check to the head of Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Maroon.

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Dennis’ tear leads Harvest Prep past Wayne Trace, 63-53

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — First-team Associated Press All-Ohioan David Dennis Jr. scored 19 points, including eight in a row for Canal Winchester Harvest Prep in the fourth quarter, to lead the Warriors past Haviland Wayne Trace, 63-53, in a Division IV state semifinal on Thursday.

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Ohio State looking into picture of Miller on social media

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State’s compliance office is investigating whether quarterback Braxton Miller broke any NCAA rules when he posed for a picture on social media with health-care and nutritional products.

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2 sentences next in University of Toledo point-shaving case

In this Octocer 2004 photo is University of Toledo basketball player Sammy Villegas in Toledo, Ohio. Villegas, who accepted at least $3,000 from a gambler to miss shots and make other mistakes, was sentenced to probation Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in a decade-old point-shaving scandal.  (AP Photo/The Blade, Lisa Dutton) MANDATORY CREDIT  MAGS OUT NO SALES  TV OUT  BOWLING GREEN SENTINEL-TRIBUNE OUT  THE MONROE EVENING NEWS OUT  TOLEDO FREE PRESS OUT

DETROIT (AP) — Two former University of Toledo basketball players who accepted money from a gambler to fix game scores were sentenced to probation Tuesday in a decade-old point-shaving scandal at the Ohio school.

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