Penn State’s Retherford Among 7 Unbeatens In Wrestling Final

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Penn State’s Zain Retherford was among seven wrestlers remaining unbeaten and advancing to the finals in the NCAA Wrestling Championships on Friday night. Retherford, the reigning champion in the 149-pound division, was joined in the final round by fellow...

21-vehicle crash plugs up I-75 for hours

BOWLING GREEN — A 21-vehicle crash on northbound I-75, north of Bowling Green, plugged up the interstate for hours Friday, the Bowling Green post of the State Highway Patrol reported. The crash occurred just north of Ohio 582. State troopers arrived at the scene about 11:56 a.m.....

Friday’s Scores

Mt. Notre Dame 51, Can. McKinley 33 Gates Mills Gilmour 65, Cols. Africentric 54 Versailles 58, Sardinia Eastern Brown 34

Zags Won’t Put Head In Sand About Possible Conference Shift

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gonzaga got the credit it deserved this year — in the form of a No. 1 seed — for making its schedule as challenging as it could. Maybe it shouldn’t be so hard, though. Preparing for Saturday’s second-round game in the West region against...

Seventh-seeded Creighton Women Rout No. 10 Toledo 76-49

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Marissa Janning simply didn’t want her senior season to end with a first-round exit at the NCAA Tournament. So Janning scored 15 points in less than six minutes at the start of Creighton’s game against Toledo, and finished with 19 in the...

Crowder helps lift Celtics past Knicks 98-95

AP Photo/Julie Jacobson NEW YORK (AP) — Jae Crowder scored nine of his 24 points late in the fourth quarter, Avery Bradley had 16 overall, and the Boston Celtics edged the Brooklyn Nets 98-95 on Friday night. Al Horford added 14 points and eight rebounds for the Celtics,...

Cincinnati beats Kansas State 75-61 in South Region

AP Photo/Bryan Patrick SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Troy Caupain scored 23 points, Kyle Washington added 16 and defensive-minded Cincinnati shot it way past Kansas State 75-61 Friday night in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament. Cincinnati (30-5) was knocked out the first...

Logano tells Busch 'honest mistake' led to incident at Vegas

AP Photo/David Becker AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The first face-to-face meeting between Kyle Busch and Joey Logano since last week’s post-race scuffle in Las Vegas is over. Whether the drivers feel any better about things headed into Sunday’s race at Phoenix...

Tall Order: Xavier Squares Off Against Seminoles’ 7-footers

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No.11 seed Xavier (22-13) vs. No. 3 Florida State (26-8) Second round, West region; Orlando, Florida; 6:10 p.m. EDT. BOTTOM LINE: Xavier will look to Sean O’Mara in the paint against Florida State the Musketeers will likely have to turn to perimeter...

Toledo Notre Dame Downs Newark 75-59 In Division I Semifinal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ariel Cummings had 28 points and 14 rebounds when Toledo Notre Dame Academy downed unbeaten Newark 75-59 in a girls Division I semifinal. The action took place Friday at Value City Arena. Notre Dame plays Cincinnati Mount Notre Dame at 8:30 p.m. Saturday....