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No. 14 Ohio State women step closer to at least a title tie

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Kelsey Mitchell scored 22 points and No. 14 Ohio State defeated Northwestern 88-54 on Wednesday night, moving the Buckeyes closer to at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship. If the Buckeyes (23-6, 12-3) win at home against Rutgers on Sunday they will finish …

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Indians, reliever Carlos Torres have agreement on minor deal

By The Associated Press GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) – The Cleveland Indians have agreed to a minor league contract with free agent reliever Carlos Torres, who could fill a bullpen opening. Torres pitched in 67 games last season for the Milwaukee Brewers. The right-hander will join the Indians in training camp …

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LeBron opposed to possible plan to change NBA playoff format

By TOM WITHERSAP Sports Writer INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) – LeBron James says leave the NBA playoffs alone. The Cavaliers superstar said Wednesday he disagrees with a potential proposal to re-seed the 16 teams in the playoffs regardless of conference. The league has always had teams from the Eastern and Western …

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Reds get minor leaguer from Texas for international money

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) – The Texas Rangers have traded minor league right-hander Miguel Medrano to the Cincinnati Reds for money to sign international free agents. The deal was made Wednesday. The 20-year-old Medrano was 5-1 with a 2.59 ERA in 12 games, 10 of them starts, in the Dominican Summer …

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Tuesday’s Scores

By The Associated Press BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Akr. Coventry 74, Youngs. Mooney 48 Akr. Hoban 70, Cle. E. Tech 47 Akr. Manchester 62, Akr. Springfield 55 Akr. SVSM 62, N. Can. Hoover 45 Apple Creek Waynedale 79, Wooster Triway 73 Ashtabula Edgewood 84, Chardon 65 Attica Seneca E. 65, Oberlin …

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Dayton rallies from 13-point deficit, tops Saint Louis 53-50

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) – Trey Landers scored 13 points, grabbed eight rebounds and made key plays down the stretch to help Dayton rally from a 13-point second-half deficit on Tuesday night to beat Saint Louis 53-50. Kostas Antetokounmpo had 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting for Dayton (13-14, 7-9 Atlantic 10). …

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Tuesday’s Scores

By The Associated Press GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Division I= Region 3= Powell Olentangy Liberty 52, Westerville Cent. 44 Region 4= Kettering Fairmont 45, Vandalia Butler 31 Morrow Little Miami 52, Middletown 36 New Carlisle Tecumseh 64, Lebanon 58 W. Chester Lakota W. 66, Cin. Colerain 13 Division II= Region 6= …

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Thompson IV, Minnie help Eastern Michigan beat Toledo 85-79

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) – James Thompson IV and Elijah Minnie each scored 23 points and Paul Jackson had 18 points and 10 assists to help Eastern Michigan beat Toledo 85-79 on Tuesday night. Minnie was 8-of-11 shooting, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, and Thompson made 11 of 14 …

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Dartis sparks Ohio to 88-76 win over Kent State

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) – Jordan Dartis sank half of his 10 3-point attempts and scored 20 to lead six players in double figures and Ohio won back-to-back Mid-American Conference games for the first time this season with an 88-76 victory over Kent State on Tuesday night. Dartis added four assists, …

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Ivey hits late jumper as Akron upsets Bowling Green 81-79

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) – Jimond Ivey drove into the middle of the lane to hit a floater and Lucas Smith added a free throw in the final seconds as Akron upset Bowling Green 81-79 in Mid-American Conference action on Tuesday night. The teams swapped the lead throughout with Justin …

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