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Gibbs, South Dakota State beat Youngstown State 38-28

Oct. 12, 2019 10:16 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — J'Bore Gibbs threw for a touchdown and ran for two more and South Dakota State beat Youngstown State 38-28 on Saturday night in a battle between two of the top teams in the Football Championship Subdivision. Gibbs completed 14 of 26 passes for 210 yards and had 12 carries for 75...

6 plead guilty in $48M drug treatment fraud scheme

Oct. 5, 2019 11:09 AM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities say six people have pleaded guilty to charges involving a $48 million Medicaid fraud scheme involving an Ohio addiction services company. Among those who entered pleas Friday in Youngstown was 39-year-old Ryan Sheridan, of Leetonia, the owner of Braking Point...

Youngstown State breezes to 45-10 victory over Robert Morris

Sep. 28, 2019 9:18 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Joe Alessi had a 43-yard touchdown run and finished with 146 yards on 14 carries and Nathan Mays threw a TD pass and ran for two scores to propel Youngstown State to a 45-10 victory over Robert Morris on Saturday. Robert Morris took a 7-0 lead on its second possession of the game,...

Allen's 1-yd TD lifts Duquesne to a 35-31 win over Dayton

Sep. 21, 2019 5:09 PM EDT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Mark Allen capped a 10-play, 75-yard drive with a 1-yard dive to lift Duquesne past Dayton, 35-31 in a nonconference contest Saturday afternoon. The Dukes (2-1) won their fourth straight over the Flyers and split back-to-back games in Ohio, falling to Youngstown State, 34-14 last week....

Garoppolo throws 3 TDs, 49ers roll over Bengals 41-17

Sep. 15, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The ice cream was sweet, the Holiday Inn was quiet, the bonding time was plentiful. The San Francisco 49ers enjoyed their weeklong stay in Youngtown, Ohio, which got them ready for their final stop on the way home. Cincinnati provided a most hospitable layover. A 41-17 victory over the...

Defense helps Youngstown State beat Duquesne 34-14

Sep. 14, 2019 5:46 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Nathan Mays threw for 131 yards and ran for 63 yards and a score and the defense played a major role in Youngstown State's 34-14 win over Duquesne on Saturday. The Penguins (3-0) forced three Duquesne turnovers, converting two of them into scores. A pair of quick touchdown runs by...

Richard Sherman, 49ers enjoying stay at Youngstown State

Sep. 12, 2019 8:08 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Richard Sherman wasn't overly enthused when he learned the San Francisco 49ers were spending an entire week in Ohio. Four days into their stay, the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback is singing a different tune. "My kids keep telling me they're mad that I left them in Santa Clara...

49ers' travel log: Holiday Inn, ice cream and Bengals

Sep. 12, 2019 2:13 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — After practicing on a college soccer field, quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo headed for a nearby ice cream store to order one of his favorites: cookies and cream in a waffle cone. Then it was back to the Holiday Inn that was the San Francisco 49ers' home base for their week in Ohio....

49ers rookie Nick Bosa misses practice with sore ankle

Sep. 11, 2019 8:00 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — San Francisco rookie Nick Bosa continues to be hindered by a high right ankle sprain that forced him to miss the entire preseason. The No. 2 overall pick from Ohio State did not practice Wednesday as the 49ers began their three-day stay on the campus of Youngstown State. Bosa played...

Youngstown State rolls over Howard 54-28

Sep. 7, 2019 5:52 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Nathan Mays threw two touchdown passes and ran for a score, Joe Alessi rushed for two scores and Youngstown State amassed 640 total yards of offense in beating Howard 54-28 on Saturday for its second straight win. It was Youngstown State's sixth-most total yards in school history...