GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Johnny Cueto would like to have a new contract before opening day.
DAYTON — You always want to beat your rival.
COLLEGE BASKETBALLCedarville 25th in DII women's poll
INDIANAPOLIS — Marcus Mariota looked awfully comfortable on center stage Thursday.
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates have spent the last two seasons transforming themselves from laughingstock to legitimate contender.
Parkersburg, W. Va. — Entering the night outside of the top six teams which qualify for the conference tournament, the Central State women's basketball team came up with a must win over Ohio Valley, 78-72, on Thursday night.
INDIANAPOLIS — Browns general manager Ray Farmer took responsibility Thursday for breaking the NFL's rules about text messages — and selecting Johnny Manziel in last year's draft.
CEDARVILLE — Jason Cuffee scored a game-high 24 points and Yellow Jackets teammate Marcus Reineke finished with 22 to lead the Cedarville University men's basketball team to Thursday night's 103-72 win at the Callan Athletic...
FAIRBORN — Wright State coach Billy Donlon compared this season to Murphy's Law after Wednesday night's loss to Horizon League opponent Oakland University.Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.
Parkersburg, W.Va. — Central State was unable to overcome the absence of leading scorer Masceo Harmon, losing 78-66 to Ohio Valley on Thursday night.
CINCINNATI — Cincinnati's intra-city college basketball rivalry is back on campus.
CINCINNATI — The Reds open spring training on Wednesday with a couple of openings in the starting rotation — an unusual situation for Cincinnati.
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HIGH SCHOOLBuccaneer swimmers advance
HIGH SCHOOLBoys BasketballBuccaneers win at buzzer
XENIA — After a successful regular season, the Xenia Middle School wrestling team is preparing to send about four students to state qualifiers in March.
FAIRBORN — After coming back from a 10-point first half deficit, the Wright State Raiders couldn't finish the game with a win against a Horizon League opponent.
BELLBROOK — A second-quarter Beavercreek comeback may have been a preview of what was to come, as the visiting Battlin' Beavers rallied for an exciting 43-38 overtime win, Tuesday night at Bellbrook High School.
Jenna FryerAP Auto Racing WriterDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — As Jeff Gordon winds down his long career, the kid who grew up idolizing him is just getting started.
Michael MarotAP Sports Writer
NEW YORK — LeBron James isn't used to looking up at so many teams at the All-Star break.
BEAVERCREEK — Fairmont only needed two players to defeat Beavercreek in a girls basketball game on Saturday.
BELLBROOK — A big game from Carroll forward Amanda Schroeder helped the Patriots defeat the Golden Eagles, Saturday at Bellbrook High School in the final game of both teams' regular seasons.
FAIRBORN — Aaliyah Patten was more accurate than Cupid during Saturday's Senior Night win over Xenia.
Dan GelstonAP Sports WriterDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Brad Keselowski might as well sign up as the next celebrity target at a comedy roast.