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Signing period: Area seniors who will play at the next level

The week-long early signing period for basketball and the regular signing period for all NCAA Division I and II sports but football began on Wednesday, Nov. 14. NCAA D-I football will have an early signing period from Dec. 19-21. The traditional regular signing period for football is Feb. 6-April 1 of 2019. The following are area high school seniors who signed or will sign national letters of intent...
Ohio State looking to extend noon dominance

Ohio State looking to extend noon dominance

Ohio State and Maryland are set to kick off at noon Saturday — the perfect time for the Buckeyes so far in the Urban Meyer era.  Perfect as in they haven’t lost a noon kickoff yet since he took over as the coach in Columbus.  The Ohio State sports information department produced that eye-opening stat this week: 29-0 in games that kick off at noon since the start of the 2012 season...
Hue Jackson on return to Bengals: ‘Excited to join a team in playoff contention’

Hue Jackson on return to Bengals: ‘Excited to join a team in playoff contention’

Hue Jackson was hoping he could make his way back to the Cincinnati Bengals when the Cleveland Browns fired him as their head coach three weeks ago, but he said he has no regrets about leaving Cincinnati in the first place. The Bengals named Jackson a special assistant to the head coach Tuesday to help Marvin Lewis as he assumes the role of defensive coordinator on top of his regular duties managing...
Wayne’s Landers on OSU defense: ‘Lot of things we still need to clean up’

Wayne’s Landers on OSU defense: ‘Lot of things we still need to clean up’

The Ohio State defense has been under fire throughout the 2018 season. The troubles started on opening day when Oregon State scored 31 points and totaled nearly 400 yards. That included 196 yards on the ground, touchdown runs of 78 and 80 yards plus a 49-yard score through the air. Although some of that damage was done against reserves, the seeds for season-long struggles were sown. Big plays continued...
Matters leads Raiders to conference tourney in first season as coach

Matters leads Raiders to conference tourney in first season as coach

First-year Wright State women’s volleyball coach Allie Matters set ambitious goals this season, the biggest of which was qualifying for the six-team Horizon League tournament for the first time. Having taken over a downtrodden program that hadn’t produced a winning season overall since 2001, she didn’t expect an easy path. “The highs have been so high, and the lows have been...
Ranked win does not give Buckeyes a bump in College Football Playoff rankings

Ranked win does not give Buckeyes a bump in College Football Playoff rankings

Ohio State might have taken a step forward with a win at then-No. 24 Michigan State last weekend, but the College Football Playoff committee still views the Buckeyes the same.  Ohio State is No. 10 in the updated playoff rankings released Tuesday night.  That is also where the Buckeyes found themselves in each of the first two weeks of the rankings, but it won’t really matter much...
Dayton Flyers videos: Grant, Landers, Cohill speak to reporters before Purdue Fort Wayne game

Dayton Flyers videos: Grant, Landers, Cohill speak to reporters before Purdue Fort Wayne game

Dayton Flyers coach Anthony Grant, junior guard guard Trey Landers and freshman guard Dwayne Cohill met with reporters on Tuesday at UD’s Cronin Center to look back on Dayton’s 2-0 start and the upcoming game against Purdue Fort Wayne on Friday. Here’s a quick recap, and the video interviews are above and below: Grant summarizes the first week: “It’s two games in. It...
Wright State loses one of its top players to likely season-ending shoulder injury

Wright State loses one of its top players to likely season-ending shoulder injury

Storming to the Horizon League title and reaching the NCAA tournament last season was a memorable experience for Wright State, but coach Scott Nagy believes his players need some reminders on what it took to reach those heights. He didn’t like what he saw during a 73-54 setback Saturday at Murray State, and he hopes they’re ready to dig a little deeper when Toledo visits on Wednesday...
Marvin Lewis on adding Jackson to coaching staff: ‘I have a great comfort level with Hue’

Marvin Lewis on adding Jackson to coaching staff: ‘I have a great comfort level with Hue’

Cincinnati Bengals head coach and new defensive coordinator Marvin Lewis tipped his hand during Monday’s press conference that former offensive coordinator Hue Jackson might be returning in some fashion. When asked if he might need some help with some of the extra responsibilities that come with being both head coach and defensive coordinator, Lewis said with a smile, “Watch and see.&rdquo...
Urban Meyer: Buckeyes ‘over-the-top irate’ about allegations Ohio State hid racial incident 

Urban Meyer: Buckeyes ‘over-the-top irate’ about allegations Ohio State hid racial incident 

Urban Meyer said Ohio State is considering legal action against a reporter who published a story accusing him and others of covering up a racially charged altercation between an assistant coach and a player last season.  “My first reaction was like everyone around here: Irate,” Meyer said on the weekly Big Ten coaches teleconference. “Our players were over-the-top irate. They...
Ohio State officials, players deny accusation former assistant used racial slur against player at practice

Ohio State officials, players deny accusation former assistant used racial slur against player at practice

The father of former Ohio State receiver Trevon Grimes says former Ohio State receivers coach Zach Smith called him the N-word during an altercation at practice in 2017, according to a report published this week by the digital television network Stadium. Multiple Ohio State football players past and present quickly posted Tweets defending coach Urban Meyer and the article’s implication...
Wright State vs. Toledo: What you should know about Wednesday’s game

Wright State vs. Toledo: What you should know about Wednesday’s game

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday Where: Nutter Center TV: ESPN+ Radio: 106.5-FM Series: Tied 6-6 Coaches: Scott Nagy is 46-23 in his third year at Wright State and 456-263 in 24 years overall. Tod Kowalczyk is in his ninth year Toledo and has a 280-233 overall record, including a 136-112 mark in eight years at Green Bay. Probable Wright State starters Mark Hughes, 6-4, Sr., G, 3.0 Cole Gentry, 5-10, Jr., G...
Ohio State drains Mirror Lake ahead of Michigan football game

Ohio State drains Mirror Lake ahead of Michigan football game

Ohio State University has temporarily drained Mirror Lake ahead of the school’s annual football game against rival University of Michigan. OSU announced that the lake was drained for safety concerns and that it will be refilled at a later date. Previously students followed a long-standing tradition of jumping in the lake the night before the OSU-Michigan football game, which this year is scheduled...
Hue Jackson back with Cincinnati: Browns fans amused, Bengals fans not so much 

Hue Jackson back with Cincinnati: Browns fans amused, Bengals fans not so much 

The Bengals made it official Tuesday morning: former Browns head coach Hue Jackson is joining the coaching staff as a special assistant to head coach Marvin Lewis. Jackson will be making his third stop as an assistant with Lewis and the Bengals. Jackson was fired last month after two-plus seasons leading the Browns. He was 3-36-1 over that span. Browns fans were amused; Bengals fans, not so much. ...
Dayton Flyers: Anthony Grant updates status of Josh Cunningham

Dayton Flyers: Anthony Grant updates status of Josh Cunningham

Anthony Grant provided the latest update on injured Dayton Flyers forward Josh Cunningham on Monday on the first Anthony Grant Show of the season on WHIO Radio with Larry Hansgen. “We anticipate if everything continues to go well, he should be back and available for us by Friday,” Grant said. Cunningham missed the first two games of the season with after injuring his hand in practice...

HS Scores 11/12: All-State soccer announced, Hollar named D-III POY

Boys Soccer Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association All-State Awards Area Results Division I Assistant Coach of the Year: Maggie Geilenfeldt, Beavercreek. First Team: Sean Dosedel, Carroll; Casey Miller, Centerville. Second Team: Jonah Ackerson, Beavercreek; Zane Burgmirer, Vandalia; Josh Narog, Lebanon; Sam Robinson, Talawanda; Joey Sheehan, Troy. Division II Coach of the Year: Michael Oster,...
Bengals announce former Browns head coach Hue Jackson joining coaching staff

Bengals announce former Browns head coach Hue Jackson joining coaching staff

The Cincinnati Bengals made it official this morning, announcing Hue Jackson as a special assistant to head coach Marvin Lewis. “I have a great comfort level with Hue and his ability to assist me with the day-to-day responsibilities on defense, including analyzing our opponents and helping me on game days with the players and defensive coaches,” Bengals coach Marvin Lewis said in a release...
Ohio State football: Everything Urban Meyer said previewing Maryland

Ohio State football: Everything Urban Meyer said previewing Maryland

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer kicked off Maryland week with his usual Monday press conference.  Here is a transcript of the coach’s interview with local reporters:  COACH MEYER: Thanks for coming. As we do, I'll go through the champions on defense. Coop -- Jonathon Cooper, B.B. Landers, these are guys that graded out champions. Tuf Borland, Malik Harrison, Pete Werner, Damon...
Marvin Lewis on firing defensive coordinator: ‘We had to make a change’

Marvin Lewis on firing defensive coordinator: ‘We had to make a change’

The message was clear in the Cincinnati Bengals locker room on Monday: The way the defense is playing is unacceptable, and no one’s job is safe. Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis fired defensive coordinator Teryl Austin following the team’s 51-14 loss to New Orleans on Sunday, which marked the third straight game opponents have managed 500 yards or more of offense against Cincinnati...
Wright State falls short in bid to reach NCAA tourney

Wright State falls short in bid to reach NCAA tourney

The Wright State men’s soccer team had hoped it did enough to make the field of 48 in the NCAA tournament for the first time. The Raiders have an RPI rating of 35 and were ranked all season in the national polls until falling to UIC in the Horizon League championship. But despite a banner year under first-year coach Jake Slemker, they weren’t awarded an at-large berth when the bracket...
Meyer says Buckeyes won’t have trouble focusing on Maryland this week

Meyer says Buckeyes won’t have trouble focusing on Maryland this week

Ohio State began its 11th game week of the season Monday, and that can only mean one thing. Urban Meyer needed to talk to his team about not thinking about the ninth-ranked Buckeyes’ 12th game week of the season yet. The latter, of course, will lead up to a game against Michigan. With the Buckeyes and Wolverines (No. 4) both in the top 10 this week, the 115th meeting between them looks like...
Urban Meyer endorses play of Ohio State offensive line

Urban Meyer endorses play of Ohio State offensive line

The play of Ohio State’s offensive line has been a bit of a lightning rod among the fan base this season.  The head coach provided an endorsement of the group Monday — but he wants to see more. “I think we could play a little bit better,” Meyer said two days after the Buckeyes beat Michigan State 26-6. “That was a rugged day now…”  The Buckeyes...
Bengals Report Card: Grading Sunday’s 51-14 loss to the Saints

Bengals Report Card: Grading Sunday’s 51-14 loss to the Saints

The Cincinnati Bengals were missing their best player on offense Sunday, and the defense just didn’t show up at all. The result was one of the worst losses in franchise history, as the Bengals fell 51-14 to the New Orleans Saints. »RELATED: Bengals reportedly fire defensive coordinator »RELATED: 5 takeaways from Bengals’ blowout loss »ARCHDEACON: Bengals are a team going...
Cincinnati Bengals: Head coach Marvin Lewis to take over team’s struggling defense

Cincinnati Bengals: Head coach Marvin Lewis to take over team’s struggling defense

One day after an embarrassing defensive performance in a season full of them, the Bengals fired defensive coordinator Teryl Austin. Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis, a former defensive coordinator for the Baltimore Ravens, will take over the defense moving forward. “I appreciate the hard work that Coach Austin has put into our football team, but I felt it best to make a change at this point in...
Tennessee Titans fan reaching for free T-shirt critical after falling over railing

Tennessee Titans fan reaching for free T-shirt critical after falling over railing

A Tennessee Titans fan reaching for a free T-shirt Sunday is in critical condition after falling off the lower tier balcony at Nissan Stadium, The Tennessean reported. >> Read more trending news  Thomas Carrico Jr., 37, of Goodlettsville, was taken to a hospital and was in critical but stable condition, the newspaper reported, citing a statement from Nashville police. According to...
Philadelphia Eagles players salute veterans after touchdown

Philadelphia Eagles players salute veterans after touchdown

The National Football League celebrated Veterans Day on Sunday with tributes to military personnel, flyovers and stories about bravery and commitment on scoreboard screens. But the Philadelphia Eagles added a more personal touch to an emotional day. When Zach Ertz caught a 15-yard touchdown pass from Carson Wentz with 2:08 left in the third quarter to tie Sunday night’s game against Dallas,...
Cincinnati Bengals: 5 takeaways from blowout loss to Saints

Cincinnati Bengals: 5 takeaways from blowout loss to Saints

Disappointing, frustrating, embarrassing — all words the Cincinnati Bengals used to describe Sunday’s loss. The New Orleans Saints scored on nine straight drives, racked up 509 yards of offense and handed the Bengals a 51-14 loss Sunday in front of 52,492 fans at Paul Brown Stadium in what was one of Cincinnati’s most lopsided defeats in franchise history. If Sunday’s...
High School Football Playoffs: Regional final pairings, sites

High School Football Playoffs: Regional final pairings, sites

The Ohio High School Athletic Association released the pairings for the regional finals (third round) of the football playoffs Sunday. Home team listed first. Pairings include seed and record. 1 Mentor (11-1) vs. 7 Lakewood St. Edward (8-3) at Euclid Community Field 4 Powell Olentangy Liberty (8-4) vs. 2 Dublin Coffman (11-1) at New Albany Veterans Field at Eagle Stadium 1 Hilliard Davidson (11-1)...
Who Dat > Who Dey: Saints demolish Bengals

Who Dat > Who Dey: Saints demolish Bengals

Just when it seemed like things couldn’t get much worse for the Cincinnati Bengals defense, they did. The New Orleans Saints scored on nine straight drives, racked up 509 yards of offense and handed the Bengals a 51-14 loss Sunday in front of 52,492 fans at Paul Brown Stadium in what was one of Cincinnati’s most lopsided defeats in franchise history. Cincinnati (5-4), which has only twice...
One of Ohio’s top 2020 recruits sits behind Dayton bench during Coppin State game

One of Ohio’s top 2020 recruits sits behind Dayton bench during Coppin State game

Grant Huffman, one of the top Ohio recruits in the class of 2020, took an unofficial visit to the University of Dayton on Saturday and sat behind the Dayton Flyers bench during a 76-46 victory over Coppin State at UD Arena. Huffman is a 6-foot-3 junior guard at Lakewood St. Edward. He’s a three-star prospect who ranks 166th in the 2020 class and fifth among Ohio recruits, according to 247Sports...
Area teams in high school football regional finals

Area teams in high school football regional finals

The following are area teams that advanced to the Week 13 regional finals of the high school football playoffs. Divisions I, II, III and VI will play on Friday and Divisions IV, V and VII on Saturday. All games are at 7 p.m. at neutral sites. The winners advance to the Week 14 state semifinals on Nov. 23-24. The Ohio High School Athletic Association will announce regional final sites on Sunday afternoon...
Ohio State’s win at Michigan State brings needed shot of confidence

Ohio State’s win at Michigan State brings needed shot of confidence

Ohio State picked up more than another win over a ranked team in a competitive series Saturday. In downing No. 24 Michigan State 26-6, the 9-1 Buckeyes also got something that has eluded them through most of a somewhat strange season: Something to feel good about. “That was a big win,” coach Urban Meyer said. “We’re very satisfied. I agree — the other ones, people didn&rsquo...
Catholic Central’s Engel places sixth at state cross country

Catholic Central’s Engel places sixth at state cross country

If she keeps this up then the shelves in Addie Engel’s room will need to be reinforced. The Catholic Central junior another podium finish at the cross country state championships on Saturday, finishing sixth in the Division III girls meet. Engel finished eighth as a freshman and 14th last season. Engel – also a state qualifier in swimming – scored the area’s highest finish...
Greeneview falls to defending state champ in regional semifinal

Greeneview falls to defending state champ in regional semifinal

Nick Clevenger hugged teammates, then stiff-armed the tears long enough to say a few words. “It’s a hard loss,” said Greeneview’s hard-running quarterback who’s not used to losing. “We kept it close with the defending state champs. I couldn’t be more proud of my guys.” The Rams did what few teams do against Wheelersburg — the defending Division...
Wright State soccer upset by UIC in Horizon League title game

Wright State soccer upset by UIC in Horizon League title game

Having an historic season often loses some of its luster if a team doesn’t capture a title. That’s been a familiar story for the Wright State men’s soccer team. The Raiders have reached the Horizon League championship match four of the last five seasons only to be denied a championship and NCAA berth. Saturday night, UIC won its fourth straight league tournament crown with a 3-1...
Bengals vs. Saints: 5 things you need to know about Sunday’s game

Bengals vs. Saints: 5 things you need to know about Sunday’s game

The Cincinnati Bengals will find out how helpful the bye week was in refreshing, self-evaluating and preparing as they host one of the best teams in the NFL on Sunday. The New Orleans Saints (7-1) ride a seven-game win streak into Paul Brown Stadium, bringing with them the top-rated quarterback in the league and second-highest scoring offense. Drew Brees leads the NFL with a 120.6 passer rating and...

High School Football: Second round scores, boxscores

Football Playoffs Saturday’s Results Division I Region 13 Hubbard 34, Steubenville 16 Girard 42, Perry 33 Region 14 Bellville Clear Fork 26, Lorain Clearview 8 St. Marys Memorial 55, Van Wert 20 Region 15 St. Clairsville 41, Bloom Carroll 14 Newark Licking Valley 56, Indian Valley 36 Region 16 Cin. Wyoming 20, Cin. Indian Hill 17, OT London 28, Clinton-Massie 7 Division V Region 17 Akron Manchester...

HS Scores 11/10: Soccer, volleyball, XC state tournament scores

Boys Soccer State Tournament Finals Saturday’s Results Division I Medina 1, Moeller 0 Division II Summit Country Day 4, Richfield Revere 0 Division III Archbold 2, Dayton Christian 1 Girls Soccer State Tournament Finals Friday’s Results Division I Beavercreek 4, Strongsville 2 Division II Cin. Indian Hill 1, Bay Village Bay 0 Division III Cin. Country Day 3, Kirtland 0 Girls Volleyball...
Wright State falls in first road game of the season

Wright State falls in first road game of the season

Wright State’s first road game of the season Saturday night did not go well. The Raiders had a cold shooting night and got battered on the boards in a 73-54 loss at Murray State. Wright State shot 38.2 percent (21 of 55) from the field, including a frigid 3 of 18 from 3-point range. The Racers outrebounded the Raiders 41-25. “Murray State was prepared for the game,” Wright State...
Dayton will play season with eight scholarship players after deciding to redshirt one freshman

Dayton will play season with eight scholarship players after deciding to redshirt one freshman

Everyone wondering why four walk-ons entered the game before freshman Frankie Policelli on Saturday in Dayton’s 76-46 victory against Coppin State at UD Arena now has an answer. Dayton coach Anthony Grant said after the game Policelli, a 6-foot-7 forward from New Hartford, N.Y., and Long Island Lutheran High School, will redshirt this season. That leaves the Flyers with eight scholarship players...
Dayton improves to 2-0 with rout of Coppin State

Dayton improves to 2-0 with rout of Coppin State

Obi Toppin scored 19 points, and Ryan Mikesell added 18 as the Dayton Flyers routed Coppin State 76-46 on Saturday at UD Arena, improving to 2-0. Dayton controlled the game against one of the lowest-ranked teams in Division I from start to finish. The Flyers shot 49 percent from the field and held Coppin State (0-2) to 30 percent. Coppin State had 21 turnovers. Dayton had 11. Jordan Davis had 13 points...
Punter Chrisman gets redemption and then some for Ohio State at MSU

Punter Chrisman gets redemption and then some for Ohio State at MSU

Drue Chrisman’s day at Michigan State on Saturday could not have started much worse. It could not have ended much better. The Ohio State punter took the Spartan Stadium field for the first time with about 10 minutes to go in the first quarter hoping to pick up the offense for going three-and-out on its first possession. With the line of scrimmage the OSU 31, he had a chance to really boom one...
Ohio State beats Michigan State with special teams, running game

Ohio State beats Michigan State with special teams, running game

Ohio State used a familiar formula to beat Michigan State on Saturday. Well, at least one familiar to fans from a decade ago. Coach Urban Meyer’s squad relied heavily enough on defense and special teams to knock off the Spartans 26-6 and one could be forgiven for thinking Jim Tressel had returned to the sidelines. Here are five things to know about the game: The Buckeyes didn’t run for...
Lebanon leaving GWOC to join Cincinnati-based conference

Lebanon leaving GWOC to join Cincinnati-based conference

Lebanon and two other high schools accepted invitations to join the Eastern Cincinnati Conference on Saturday, one day after they were asked to join. The Warriors, currently a member Greater Western Ohio Conference, Cincinnati Winton Woods and Little Miami are joining the ECC beginning in the fall of 2020. Lebanon was one of three high schools that received invitations to join the Eastern Cincinnati...
Wittenberg holds off Wooster to clinch share of NCAC title

Wittenberg holds off Wooster to clinch share of NCAC title

The Wittenberg Tigers clinched a share of the North Coast Athletic Conference championship for the third straight season with a 27-21 victory at Wooster on Saturday. The No. 21 Tigers finished the regular season 9-1 and 8-1 in the NCAC. Wittenberg, Wabash and Denison all tied for the NCAC championship with 8-1 marks. Denison earns the league’s NCAA Division III playoff berth because it owns...
Ohio State punts its way to win at Michigan State

Ohio State punts its way to win at Michigan State

Ohio State dominated the second half en route to a 26-6 win at Michigan State.  The eighth-ranked Buckeyes scratched out what they could offensively against a stout Spartans defense, but they didn’t need much thanks to a stellar outing by the special teams and defense.  Punter Drue Chrisman and his coverage unit pinned the 24th-ranked Spartans inside their 10-yard line on five consecutive...
Archdeacon: How Honor Flights brought ‘a sense of closure’ to longtime Wright State coaches, Vietnam vets

Archdeacon: How Honor Flights brought ‘a sense of closure’ to longtime Wright State coaches, Vietnam vets

After his return from Vietnam – where he flew 136 combat missions as a radio operator on an intelligence plane – he said he “put away” his war experience and didn’t talk about it for a good while. And when the Vietnam Veterans Memorial opened in Washington, D.C. in 1982, he said he “avoided” it for a long time. But just 20 days ago Dave Brittingham found himself...
Springfield falls to Hilliard Davidson in regional semifinal

Springfield falls to Hilliard Davidson in regional semifinal

Springfield High School’s playoff run ended at the hands of a familiar foe. Hilliard Davidson made a field goal in the third quarter to take a 10-point lead and held on to beat Springfield 17-14 in a Division I, Region 3 semifinal game on Friday night at London High School. »RELATED: Friday’s high school football playoff scoreboard Delian Bradley and Tavion Smith each had touchdowns...
High School Football: Friday’s second round playoff scores

High School Football: Friday’s second round playoff scores

Division I Region 1 Lakewood St. Edward 56, Euclid 35 Mentor 36, Canton McKinley 6 Region 2 Dublin Coffman 43, Tol. Whitmer 20 Powell Olentangy Liberty 10, Reynoldsburg 0 Region 3 Hilliard Davidson 17, Springfield 14 Pickerington Central 33, Northmont 7 Region 4 Cin. Colerain 48, Milford 14 Cin. Elder 34, Lakota East 6 Division II Region 5 Akr. Archbishop Hoban 41, Garfield Heights 7 Maple Heights...

HS Scores 11/9: Girls soccer, volleyball state tournament results

Girls Soccer State Tournament Finals Friday’s Results Division I Beavercreek 4, Strongsville 2 Division II Cin. Indian Hill 1, Bay Village Bay 0 Division III Cin. Country Day 3, Kirtland 0 Girls Volleyball State Tournament Semifinals Friday’s Results Division I Ursuline Academy 3, Powell Olentangy Liberty 0 Parma Padua Franciscan 3, Solon 0 Division II Parma Heights Holy Name 3, Fenwick...
Beavercreek wins first girls soccer state championship

Beavercreek wins first girls soccer state championship

The Beavercreek High School girls soccer team captured the first state championship in program history, beating Strongsville 4-2 on Friday in the Divsion I final at Mapfre Stadium. Beavercreek, ranked second in the nation by USA Today, finished the season 24-0 and handed Strongsville (19-1-3) its first loss. Beavercreek, which was making its first state appearance since 2004 and its first appearance...

Wright State vs. Murray State: What to know about Saturday’s game

Who: Wright State at Murray State When: 8 p.m. Saturday TV: ESPN+ Radio: 106.5-FM Series: Wright State leads 4-1 Coaches: Scott Nagy is 1-0 in his third season at Wright State and is 456-262 in his 24th year overall. Matt McMahon begins his fourth season at Murray State and is 59-37 in his career. »RELATED: Raiders face tough road test at Murray State Probable Wright State starters Mark Hughes...
Dayton avoids upset with strong performance in fourth quarter in opener

Dayton avoids upset with strong performance in fourth quarter in opener

The Dayton Flyers women’s basketball team dominated the fourth quarter against Colgate to avoid an upset in their season opener, winning 67-58 on Friday morning at UD Arena. Approximately 7,500 kids from 43 local schools attended the game. They raised the decibel levels every time Colgate attempted a free throw and danced at every timeout. The support had to help the Flyers, who trailed 47-43...
Wright State basketball: Raiders face tough road test at Murray State

Wright State basketball: Raiders face tough road test at Murray State

As Wright State’s Bill Wampler and Skyelar Potter answered questions after Wednesday night’s season-opening victory over Western Carolina, they already knew who they would hear a lot about on the scouting report for Saturday night’s game at Murray State. Ja Morant. Both of them talked about how they’ve heard Morant could be a future NBA lottery draft pick. Morant averaged 12...
Ohio State football: Can Buckeyes solve rugged Michigan State defense?

Ohio State football: Can Buckeyes solve rugged Michigan State defense?

Ohio State and Michigan State usually have met with something on the line lately. For the sixth time in the last seven meetings, both teams will be ranked entering the contest at noon Saturday in East Lansing. 5 things to know about the Ohio State-Michigan State series The eighth-ranked Buckeyes need a win to remain within a game of Michigan in the Big Ten East race, and of course a second loss this...
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