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QB Tate Martell says he is leaving Ohio State for Miami

Jan. 16, 2019 1:33 AM EST

Quarterback Tate Martell says he is transferring from Ohio State to Miami. Martell announced on Twitter early Wednesday: "I'm a Hurricane." Martell had entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal last week and was free to be approached by schools about a potential move. Martell, who will be a third-year...

Filppula's OT goal lifts surging Islanders past Blues 2-1

Jan. 15, 2019 11:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Valtteri Filppula scored 1:37 into overtime and the New York Islanders beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 Tuesday night for their 12th win in 15 games. Jordan Eberle had a goal in the first period for New York, and Robin Lehner stopped 30 shots. David Perron scored the tying goal in the third...

Korpisalo stops 29 shots, Blue Jackets beat Devils 4-1

Jan. 15, 2019 10:56 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their win streak to four games and stayed in the thick of the battle at the top of the tough Metropolitan Division. The team's productive top line is a big reason why. Pierre-Luc Dubois, Artemi Panarin and Cam Atkinson each had a goal and an assist...

Walker scores 21 points, leads Kent State over Ohio 66-52

Jan. 15, 2019 10:20 PM EST

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Jaylin Walker scored 21 points and broke a 3-point record, Philip Whittington had 10 points and 10 rebounds and Kent State pulled away early in the second half to beat Ohio 66-52 on Tuesday night. Walker hit three 3-pointers to become the leading 3-point shooter in Kent State history...

Cumberland has career-high 34 as Cincinnati beats USF 82-74

Jan. 15, 2019 10:18 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Coach Mick Cronin watched the last 18 minutes of the game from Cincinnati's locker room, hoping his first career ejection didn't result in a loss. Jarron Cumberland made sure it didn't happen. The junior scored a career-high 34 points and hit the biggest shots after Cronin was kicked out...

Bowling Green edges Ball State 79-78 for 8th straight win

Jan. 15, 2019 9:38 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 17 of his 20 points in the first half, Daeqwon Plowden had 19 points and eight rebounds and Bowling Green edged Ball State 79-78 on Tuesday night for its eighth straight victory. Dylan Frye sank a 3-pointer with 3:09 remaining to extend BGSU's lead to 72-66...

Sen. Sherrod Brown to tour early states before 2020 decision

Jan. 15, 2019 9:38 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Sherrod Brown is launching a tour of three states that cast pivotal early votes in the 2020 presidential primary. The move from the Ohio Democrat is a key step before he decides whether to launch a campaign for the White House. Brown won a third term in November on the strength of a...

Utomi, Ivey help Akron hold off Eastern Michigan 51-49

Jan. 15, 2019 9:32 PM EST

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Daniel Utomi and Jimond Ivey scored 12 points each and Akron held off Eastern Michigan 51-49 on Tuesday night despite poor shooting from both teams late. Eastern Michigan (8-9, 2-2 Mid-American Conference) shot 2 of 9 from the floor and had a turnover over the last five minutes while the...

Toledo beats Miami (Ohio) for 11th straight time

Jan. 15, 2019 9:01 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Jaelan Sanford scored 19 points and Toledo beat Miami (Ohio) 71-59 on Tuesday night for its 11th straight win in the series. Toledo's last loss to Miami (Ohio) was a 68-66 setback on Feb. 12, 2011 in coach Tod Kowalczyk's first season at the helm of the Rockets. Luke Knapke added 11...

Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds

Jan. 15, 2019 8:01 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An intensive care doctor ordered "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years after families asked that lifesaving measures be stopped, an Ohio hospital system announced after being sued by a family...