High School Sports Calendar: 1-18-18

THURSDAY, JAN. 18 SWIMMING: Bluffton at Wabash, 5:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL: Eastbrook at Bluffton, 6 p.m. BOYS FRESHMAN BASKETBALL: Bluffton at Huntington North, 6:30 p.m. FRIDAY, JAN. 19 SWIMMING:...

Norwell seventh-grade boys win

Lleyton Bailey and Luke McBride each scored 13 points to lead the 13-0 Norwell Middle School seventh-grade boys’ basketball team to a 48-36 victory...

Knights pin loss on Starfires

The Norwell Knights’ wrestling team downed the South Adams Starfires 48-36 in a non-conference dual meet ...

No. 1 ’Nova rips Georgetown 88-56

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — After watching Villanova make 3-pointer after 3-pointer and build a hard-to-fathom lead — 20, then 30, eventually...

Western Illinois downs Fort Wayne 72-69 in OT

MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Kobe Webster scored 24 points with four 3-pointers and hit the winning basket with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and...

Missouri State tops Valpo

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Alize Johnson had 24 points and 17 rebounds and Missouri State held off Valparaiso for a 64-57 victory on Wednesday...

Indiana State beats Evansville

EVANSVILLE, aInd. (AP) — Jordan Barnes scored 17 points, Brenton Scott added 14 including a pair of free throws with 23 seconds remaining to...

Brady limited participant in practice with right hand injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots say quarterback Tom Brady did not attend a scheduled AFC championship news conference Wednesday because he was meeting...

Holtmann makes Big Ten history as Ohio State sinks Northwestern

BY MIKE HELFGOT Associated Press ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Chris Holtmann figured an off-night from Keita Bates-Diop was inevitable. So, too, is the Ohio State coach’s...

Andrew McCutchen eager for challenge of a tough right field

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Andrew McCutchen figures San Francisco’s AT&T Park outfield is so big, playing right field will make...