DALLAS (AP) — Jim Ely has seen a lot of seconds tick away over the past 20 years or so as a clock operator for some of the biggest football games played in Texas.
BELLBROOK — A hot shooter and a stubborn zone defense enabled Tipp City Tippecanoe to record its second win of the season, Tuesday night. The Red Devils (2-5) rode Nathan Shirley's 28-point career-high scoring night to a convincing 60-40...
COLUMBUS (AP) — When it was pointed out to Ohio State coach Urban Meyer that a small town in the state was changing its name to honor him, he thought it was a joke.
How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school girls basketball teams in the Associated Press polls, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):
NEW YORK (AP) — Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz, a trio of star pitchers who dominated in an era of offense, were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Tuesday along with Craig Biggio, the first time since 1955 writers...
HIGH SCHOOLSnow postpones Tuesday games
XENIA — Boys High School basketball games for Xenia, Yellow Springs, Fairborn and Beavercreek were rescheduled due to weather and road conditions after Monday night's snowfall and Tuesday night's forecasted cold...
HIGH SCHOOLBoys BasketballAmbassadors win in three overtimes
BELLBROOK — After coming off a long break, the Bellbrook girls basketball team picked up right where they left off. The Butler Aviators might need a little more time to get into their groove.
DAYTON — The Carroll Patriots girls basketball team, fresh off their Michigan road trip, overcame a slow start to beat Greater Catholic League foe Middletown Fenwick, 50-36.
NEW YORK (AP) — OK, it is done.Rex Ryan and John Idzik are out with the Jets. The Bears canned Marc Trestman and Phil Emery. Mike Smith was fired in Atlanta.
ATLANTA — Jessie Tuggle knows a thing or two about tackling. They didn't call him the “Hammer” for nothing.
JAMESTOWN — This year's Greeneview Rams girls basketball team isn't like the last year's team.
By Barry WilnerAP Pro Football WriterEvery NFL season offers much to marvel at or laugh about, and plenty of chances to shake our heads in befuddled wonderment.
Everybody deals with growing pains at some point in their life.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The bowl trip is a holiday tradition for many college football fans. Take some time off around Christmas and New Year's Day and go watch your favorite team play a big game. Maybe even the biggest game.
HIGH SCHOOLGirls BasketballSkyhawks let one get away
CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati basketball coach Mick Cronin will not work games or practices for the rest of the season because of an artery problem.
Ohio State is looking for its first national title since 2002. Oregon is seeking its first, period.
The Big Ten is starting the new year with a new sense of pride.The first week of January typically is when the conference absorbs insults and jeers following a run of disappointing bowl performances.Not this year.
HIGH SCHOOLSpringfield Emmanuel Christian 2,067, Greeneview 1,937
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Colts may be getting healthy just in time for the playoffs.
CEDARVILLE — Despite missing a pair of free throws that would've given his Greeneview Rams the lead with three minutes to go in Friday night's game, Jacob Mickle hit a pair of free throws with 1:06 left to play for a dramatic 44-43...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Reggie Wayne has won more games with the Colts than Peyton Manning, and stuck around Indianapolis longer than Marvin Harrison.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The key to the Arizona Cardinals advancing in the NFC playoffs could come down to their ability to slow down Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the running game.