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Top 4 unchanged, rest of AP Top 25 poll a jumble

Jan 07, 2019—Duke, Michigan, Tennessee and Virginia remain in the top four spots of The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll. The rest of the top 10 became a jumble after three ranked teams lost last week. The Blue Devils received 37 of 64 first-place votes from a media panel in the AP Top 25 … Continue reading Top 4 unchanged, rest of AP Top 25 poll a jumble

COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 8 Michigan State holds off No. 14 Ohio State 86-77

COLUMBUS, Ohio —Jan 05, 2019—Cassius Winston scored 25 points, Nick Ward added 21 and No. 8 Michigan State extended its unbeaten streak to eight games with an 86-77 victory over No. 14 Ohio State on Saturday. The second half was tied six times before the Spartans took the lead on a Ward foul shot, and … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 8 Michigan State holds off No. 14 Ohio State 86-77

DENVER | Report: USOC and others delayed in response to Nassar

DENVER— An independent report details a toxic pattern of bureaucratic paralysis among Olympic leaders who reacted slowly, if at all, after they knew Larry Nassar was suspected of molesting young gymnasts. From the top office at the U.S. Olympic Committee to FBI bureaus in three cities to what was essentially an unchecked, rogue operation at … Continue reading DENVER | Report: USOC and others delayed in response to Nassar

EVANSTON, Ill | No. 5 Michigan holds off Northwestern for 62-60 win

EVANSTON, Ill. — Ignas Brazdeikis scored 13 of his 23 points in the second half and Jordan Poole made two big plays in the last 2 1/2 minutes to help No. 5 Michigan hold off Northwestern for a 62-60 victory Tuesday night. Poole finished with 15 points as the Wolverines (9-0, 2-0 Big Ten) added … Continue reading EVANSTON, Ill | No. 5 Michigan holds off Northwestern for 62-60 win

INDIANAPOLIS | Ohio St beats Wildcats for Big Ten crown, hopes it’s enough

INDIANAPOLIS— Dwayne Haskins and Urban Meyer reveled in the victory celebration Saturday night. Now the College Football Playoff selection committee gets to decide whether the Big Ten champions will continue dancing through the next six weeks. Shortly after Haskins made his case to win the Heisman Trophy by throwing five more touchdown passes, the Buckeyes … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Ohio St beats Wildcats for Big Ten crown, hopes it’s enough

LAS VEGAS | No. 11 Mich. St. escapes big hole, beats Texas in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS— Michigan State dug itself a deep hole early against Texas. But Joshua Langford, Cassius Winston and the rest of the Spartans did not panic. Trailing by 19 points eight minutes into the Las Vegas Invitational championship game, the 11th-ranked Spartans (5-1) took the lead in the second half and pulled away for a … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | No. 11 Mich. St. escapes big hole, beats Texas in Las Vegas

INDIANAPOLIS | USA Gymnastics chief operating officer Ron Galimore resigns

INDIANAPOLIS — Longtime USA Gymnastics chief operating officer Ron Galimore resigned Friday, the latest high-profile departure for the embattled organization in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal. The move came as USA Gymnastics is facing decertification of its status as the national governing body for the sport amid concerns about its leadership and the … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | USA Gymnastics chief operating officer Ron Galimore resigns

No. 8 Buckeyes face another test from No. 24 Michigan State

If all goes according to form, Ohio State would face Michigan on the last Saturday of the month, with a division title in the balance. Before that, though, the Buckeyes have other challenges. This week, it’s Michigan State that stands in the way, and although Ohio State routed the Spartans 48-3 a season ago, there … Continue reading No. 8 Buckeyes face another test from No. 24 Michigan State