By AARON BRACY, Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — LeBron James showed the up-and-coming Philadelphia 76ers just how high the bar is to compete with the Eastern Conference's best.
James had 30 points, 13 rebounds and six assists to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers over the 76ers 113-91 on ...
By JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — The stretch of games against overmatched teams is finished. No. 11 Cincinnati gets to start measuring its worth, starting with its crosstown rival.
The Bearcats finally have a game that everyone in Cincinnati is awaiting.
Gary Clark ...
By DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Sports Writer
Wisconsin has been to the Big Ten championship game four times before over the first six editions of the event. Never have the Badgers been in a position like this when they arrive in Indianapolis.
If they beat Ohio State, well, that strength-of-schedule ...
By JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer
CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Mixon got frustrated as the subpar games piled up. At times, the rookie running back who picked up 100 yards so easily at Oklahoma couldn't even get to the line of scrimmage.
Against the Browns, he got his long-awaited breakout game.
By STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is no longer pursuing Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano to be the school's new head coach, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.
The person spoke Sunday on condition of anonymity ...
By BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer
In their own ways, the Eagles and Browns are setting new standards for their franchises.
In Philadelphia, they're embracing it: "Fly Eagles Fly."
In Cleveland, they're repulsing it: "Why Browns Why?"
Maybe those nicknames of "City of Brotherly Love" ...
By ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Butler Bulldogs didn't get rattled by a double-digit deficit against Ohio State, or the presence of their former coach.
Kelan Martin hit a layup with 3.8 seconds left and Butler edged the Buckeyes 67-66 in overtime on Sunday ...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The UAB Blazers will cap their first season back on the field in the Bahamas.
The Blazers will face Ohio in the Bahamas Bowl on Dec. 22 after the program's best year as an FBS team.
"The amount of work our coaches and players have put in over the past two years has ...
By LARRY LAGE, AP Sports Writer
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Ohio State has been dominating Michigan in a rivalry with a long history of being lopsided.
The eighth-ranked Buckeyes (9-2, 7-1 Big Ten) have won five straight and 12 of 13 against the Wolverines (8-3, 5-3) going into their 114th ...
By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — As he builds his body into football shape and develops trust with his teammates, Josh Gordon feels forgiven.
Since returning to the Browns following an indefinite drug suspension by the NFL for numerous abuse violations, Gordon doesn't ...