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Mount Union Rallies To Shock UW Oshkosh 43-40 In D-III Semis

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Josh Petruccelli and Jawanza Evans-Morris ran for two touchdowns each and second-seeded Mount Union rallied from 25 points down in the second half to defeat No. 3 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 43-40 on Saturday when the Titans missed a 46-yard field goal attempt on the...

Wright St. Beats Kent St. 63-54 Behind Benzinger, Mitchell

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Grant Benzinger scored 13 points and Justin Mitchell collected 11 rebounds and tied a career-high with five steals as Wright State defeated Kent State 63-54 on Saturday. Parker Ernsthausen gave Wright State (6-4) the lead for good at 19-17 on a jumper with...

Jones Hits Clutch 3s, Penn Holds Off Dayton 78-70

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Sam Jones, who took all his shots from 3-point range, sank a pair of key 3s late in the game as Penn held off a surge by Dayton to defeat the Flyers 78-70 on Saturday. Dayton had made a six-point push to draw within 62-61 on a John Crosby layup, prompting a...

Thompson Has 19 Points, 18 Boards To Lead E. Michigan To Win

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — James Thompson IV had 19 points and a season-high 18 rebounds to help lead Eastern Michigan to an 80-65 win over Division II Central State (Ohio) on Saturday afternoon. Eastern Michigan (7-2) which garnered its sixth straight home win, jumped out to an...

Fundraising Effort Underway After Child’s Wheelchair Stolen

CINCINNATI (AP) — A fundraising campaign is underway to buy a custom wheelchair for a 6-year-old girl with spina bifida after hers was stolen from in front of her family’s Cincinnati home. WXIX-TV kindergartner Austyn Bloebaum’s wheelchair was stolen Thursday after...

Chiozza Scores Final 6 Points As No. 5 Florida Ends Slide

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Chris Chiozza scored the final six points of the game and No. 5 Florida snapped a three-game losing streak with a 66-60 victory over No. 17 Cincinnati on Saturday in the second game of the Never Forget Tribute Classic at the Prudential Center. Chiozza put the...

Bates-Diop Career-high 27 In Ohio State 97-62 Victory

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Keita Bates-Diop scored a career-high 27 points to lead Ohio State to a 97-62 blowout victory against William & Mary on Saturday. The Buckeyes (8-3) shot 65 percent from the field and made 11-of-21 3-point shots while dishing out a season-high 19...

Police: Warrant Issued For Mom Who Fractured Infant’s Skull

CLEVELAND (AP) — An arrest warrant has been issued for a Cleveland woman who police say shook her infant daughter so hard that she fractured her skull and caused a stroke. Cleveland.com the warrant was issued Thursday in Cleveland Municipal Court for 24-year-old Dymone Smith, who...

Ohio Couple Told Again To Get Rid Of ‘support’ Goats

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio couple who say their three goats have helped ease the husband’s depression has been ordered once again to get rid of them. The Blade that Justin and Amanda Held were told during a court hearing Friday in Bowling Green they must remove the...

3 Hurt After Ohio Fire Caused By Attempt To Kill Bed Bugs

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say that three people have been injured and 10 people left homeless after a woman accidentally started a fire while trying to kill bed bugs with rubbing alcohol at a multi-family home in Cincinnati. WXIX-TV it’s the second time in two weeks...