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VanGorder, McCaster carry Youngstown St past Valpo, 42-7

Sep. 15, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Montgomery VanGorder threw for 202 yards and three touchdowns and Tevin McCaster ran for 141 yards and two scores as Youngstown State broke into the win column in its final nonconference game, knocking off Valparaiso, 42-7 on Saturday afternoon. McCaster came into the game needing...

No. 14 West Virginia to work on depth vs. FCS Youngstown St.

Sep. 7, 2018 3:32 PM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — No. 14 West Virginia has the opportunity to shore up its depth with a Championship Subdivision opponent looming and the Big 12 opener just two weeks away. The defense in particular could use a few more linebackers as the Mountaineers (1-0) prepare for their home opener Saturday...

Butler rallies late, stunning Youngstown State 23-21

Sep. 1, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Will Marty threw two touchdowns in the fourth quarter and Drew Bevelhimer drilled a 44-yard field goal with four seconds left to win it as Butler stunned No. 24 Youngstown State 23-21 on Saturday in a season opener for both teams. The Bulldogs were down 21-7 with 9:20 left in the...

Couple indicted for roles in Ohio slaying, dismemberment

Aug. 31, 2018 1:04 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife have been charged for their alleged roles in the slaying of an Ohio woman whose limbs were found in a freezer. Twenty-seven-year-old Andrew Herrmann and 27-year-old Michelle Lee Ihlenfeld were indicted Thursday in Mahoning County. Herrmann is charged with...

Art museum to feature paintings by rocker Mellencamp

Aug. 12, 2018 10:30 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio art museum has announced a new exhibition of paintings by rocker John Mellencamp, known for his expressionistic oil portraits and other works. "John Mellencamp: Expressionist" opens Sept. 20 at the Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown and runs through Nov. 18. It...