Saturday, January 20, 2018

Sports Roundup: 12-9-16

Bluffton girls sweep East Jay The Bluffton Middle School girls’ basketball teams defeated East Jay on Thursday. In the eighth-grade contest the Tigers won in...

Major League Baseball owners, players ratify labor deal through 2021

By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball owners and players have ratified the sport’s new five-year collective bargaining agreement, extending their labor...

New treatment for kids’ concussions

By LINDSEY TANNER AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Strict rest may not be the best medicine for kids with concussions, a Canadian study found, challenging...

High School Sports Calendar: 12-27-16

Tuesday, Dec. 27 SWIMMING: Bluffton, Norwell at Bellmont Bi-County Invitational, 2 p.m. JV GIRLS BASKETBALL: Norwell at Heritage Tournament, 9 a.m. FRESHMAN GIRLS BASKETBALL: Norwell at Columbia...

Wisconsin wins Cotton Bowl, only loss for Western Michigan

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Troy Fumagalli had highlight catches for Wisconsin even before the big tight end’s leaping 8-yard touchdown...

Walker helps Oakland sail to 78-66 win over Valpo

VALPARAISO (AP) — Martez Walker scored 25 points and Oakland never trailed in a 78-66 victory over Valparaiso on Friday night. Walker was 8 of...

College football coaches favor adding second signing day

By TERESA M. WALKER AP Sports Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Coaches unanimously support creating an early signing period for college football in December, but the...

No. 7 Creighton rallies to down No. 22 Xavier

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) — Cole Huff got a pivotal rebound and made a pair of free throws with 16.7 seconds left,...

Surgery for knee injury will cost Hoosiers’ Anunoby rest of season

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — First the Indiana Hoosiers found out sophomore forward OG Anunoby would miss the rest of the...

Savage leads Butler past Pirates 61-54

By TOM CANAVAN AP Sports Writer NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Butler was one of the nation’s top teams before Kethan Savage got over his bout with...