Cavaliers-Mavericks, Box

Crowder 4-13 6-6 15, James 6-14 6-8 19, Love 11-19 4-4 29, Shumpert 2-5 2-2 6, Smith 6-14 1-2 17, Green 2-4 5-6 9, Frye 0-0 0-0 0, Wade 0-5 3-4 3, Korver 4-7 2-3 13. Totals 35-81 29-35 111. Matthews 3-13 4-4 12, Barnes 9-19 3-4 23, Nowitzki 6-9 0-0 14, Smith Jr. 8-16 3-4 21,...

Penguins-Predators Sums

First Period_1, Pittsburgh, Rust 2 (Letang), 11:58 (sh). Penalties_Smith, NSH, (hooking), 0:54; Sheary, PIT, (holding stick), 10:58; Guentzel, PIT, (roughing), 16:14; Johansen, NSH, (cross checking), 16:14. Second Period_2, Nashville, Turris 4 (Salomaki), 2:01. 3, Nashville,...

College Football: Buckeyes rout Michigan State 48-3

By MITCH STACY AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS — No. 11 Ohio State put to rest any notion that it wouldn’t be motivated to finish strong after a surprising loss last week dropped the Buckeyes out of national championship contention. The Buckeyes came out fast, scoring on five of their...

College Football: Auburn knocks off No. 2 Georgia

By JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer AUBURN, Ala. — Kerryon Johnson and the Auburn Tigers delivered an emphatic statement to the rest of the Southeastern Conference: Don’t forget us. The 10th-ranked Tigers emerged from the shadows of the nation’s top two teams, riding Johnson and a...

Johnson, Blue Jackets Beat Red Wings 2-1 In Shootout

DETROIT (AP) — Jack Johnson scored in the ninth round of the shootout to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night. Columbus stopped a four-game losing streak and halted Detroit’s run of shootout victories at 12. Artemi...

College Football: Wisconsin remains undefeated

By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer MADISON, Wis. — Undefeated Wisconsin’s defense keeps getting better as the stakes get higher with every victory. Imagine how good the Badgers could be if they stopped turning the ball over so much. Kendric Pryor scored twice, and No. 6...

Ohio Officials Say Tick-borne Lyme Disease Still A Threat

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Health says hunters and those trekking in wooded areas should use bug spray and take other precautions even in cold weather to prevent being infected with tick-borne Lyme disease. The state agency reports that 241 cases of Lyme disease...

Fumble Return For TD Lifts Youngstown St. Over SIU 28-20

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Justus Reed forced a fumble from quarterback Matt DeSomer, scooped up the ball and ran 21 yards into the end zone with 1:44 left to seal Youngstown State’s 28-20 victory over Southern Illinois on Saturday. With Youngstown State leading 21-20,...

Paramedic Driving Patient Requires Overdose Rescue

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio firefighter-paramedic driving an overdose patient to the hospital needed rescue himself. Fairborn Fire Department officials say the man wasn’t seeing or feeling right Thursday evening, so his partner jumped to the front to stop the ambulance....

Three hurt in U.S. 224 crash

A two-van collision on U.S. 224 at the Hancock-Putnam County line sent three Putnam County residents to the hospital Saturday afternoon, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. One of the drivers, Marissa Schimmoeller, 24, of Columbus Grove, was taken to Blanchard...