Xenia Gazette- RSS SPORTS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:38:11 EST 1800 No. 7 Buckeyes take aim at Indiana’s Tevin Coleman http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150632563/No.-7-Buckeyes-take-aim-at-Indianas-Tevin-Coleman COLUMBUS (AP) — The defensive players for No. 7 Ohio State are setting a goal which goes far beyond just winning a game.The Buckeyes also want to prove a point. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:28:06 EST Falcons back at home; Gordon returns for Browns http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150632530/Falcons-back-at-home;-Gordon-returns-for-Browns ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons are thrilled to be playing at home.Josh Gordon is excited to be playing anywhere. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:26:04 EST Bengals’ Dalton looks for 1st win against Texans http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150632482/Bengals-Dalton-looks-for-1st-win-against-Texans HOUSTON (AP) — Andy Dalton doesn't have many good memories of playing in his hometown since being drafted in 2011. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:23:12 EST Cooper leads Marauders past IU-Kokomo http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150631753/Cooper-leads-Marauders-past-IU-Kokomo COLLEGEWILBERFORCE — In the home opener of the 2014-'15 season, the Central State Lady Marauders defeated Indiana University-Kokomo, 80-54, on Thursday night. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:45:06 EST No. 17 UConn holds off Dayton 75-64 in Puerto Rico http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150632747/No.-17-UConn-holds-off-Dayton-75-64-in-Puerto-Rico SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Ryan Boatright had 20 points, Rodney Purvis added 19 and No. 17 Connecticut rallied from five points down in the second half to defeat Dayton 75-64 in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Friday. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:40:10 EST Buckeyes focused on Big Ten title http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150572428/Buckeyes-focused-on-Big-Ten-title COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer continues to dig in his heels whenever he is asked about anything other than the task at hand. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:54:07 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150617684/Local-Sports-Briefs Raiders fall at Bowling Green Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:46:13 EST Raiders respond to coach’s challenge http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150621578/Raiders-respond-to-coachs-challenge FAIRBORN — It was the Wright State women's basketball team's first home game of the year, and the Raiders were down 26-21 with just over seven minutes left in the opening half. That's when coach Mike Bradbury called a timeout... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:42:11 EST Gordon’s return gives Browns different look http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150620400/Gordons-return-gives-Browns-different-look BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Mike Pettine noticed pass after pass from quarterback Brian Hoyer going in the same direction during practice — at one tall target. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:41:08 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150605830/Local-Sports-Briefs YOUTHSt. Brigid Golf Team Wins CYO Division 1 League Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:47:12 EST Alabama rolls to No. 1 in playoff rankings http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150589187/Alabama-rolls-to-No.-1-in-playoff-rankings Alabama is the new No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings, and Mississippi State remains in the top four after losing to the Crimson Tide. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:20:08 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150588056/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGEHarmon named G-MAC Athlete of the Week Wed, 19 Nov 2014 05:19:06 EST NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150587181/NFL-suspends-Peterson-for-at-least-rest-of-season MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings dimmed further Tuesday, with the NFL suspending the star running back without pay for at least the rest of the season. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:43:06 EST 2014 Associated Press Southwest All-District teams http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150589627/2014-Associated-Press-Southwest-All-District-teams The Associated PressCOLUMBUS — The 2014 Associated Press Southwest All-District football teams, as selected by a media panel from the district:DIVISION IFirst Team Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:48:11 EST Harvick was happy before winning Cup title http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150571665/Harvick-was-happy-before-winning-Cup-title Jenna FryerAP Auto Racing Writer Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:44:11 EST Frye anxious to take next step http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150569812/Frye-anxious-to-take-next-step CENTERVILLE — While Greeneview fans may still sting a bit, either from Saturday's cold or the Rams' 28-14 loss at the hands of undefeated Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, they can still smile when they think of the hard-hitting,... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:42:04 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150571133/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGEThornton selected to All-Freshman team Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:41:04 EST Rams rally comes up short http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150554859/Rams-rally-comes-up-short By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.comCENTERVILLE — Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy knocked off the Greeneview Rams, 28-14, in a Division V regional semifinal matchup Saturday, at Centerville High School. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:43:05 EST LeBron: Health risks mean sons won’t play football http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150537256/LeBron:-Health-risks-mean-sons-wont-play-football CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James isn't ready to let his two sons strap on shoulder pads and a helmet just yet. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 19:38:06 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150546322/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGERaiders in Horizon title match Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:40:07 EST