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Patterson scores 5 times, Buffalo tops Toledo 49-30

Nov. 20, 2019 11:47 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jare Patterson ran for a career-high 192 yards and four touchdowns and Buffalo’s defense won the day as the Bulls became bowl eligible with a 49-30 win over Toledo on Wednesday night. The two teams came in at the top of Mid-American Conference in rushing, led by the...

MAC East champ Miami (Ohio) edges winless Akron 20-17

Nov. 20, 2019 11:05 PM EST

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Jaylon Bester rushed for 128 yards and a touchdown and Miami (Ohio) withstood a stern challenge from winless Akron for a 20-17 victory on Wednesday night. The RedHawks (7-4, 6-1) had already clinched the Mid-American Conference East Division berth to the MAC championship game but this...

Basile scores 19 to lift Wright St. past Urbana 88-51

Nov. 20, 2019 10:13 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Grant Basile had a career-high 19 points off the bench to lead Wright State to an 88-51 win over Urbana on Wednesday night. Cole Gentry had 13 points for Wright State (4-1). Loudon Love added 12 points. Shaunn Monroe had 11 points for the Blue Knights. Wright State faces Weber State on...

QB Mayfield exudes leadership at critical time for Browns

Nov. 20, 2019 5:50 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — In those raw emotional moments following the stunning brawl with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Baker Mayfield exuded calming leadership. The Browns are going to need more of that from their quarterback. Mayfield, who has played much better the past three weeks after a slow start to his second...

1-game suspension for Browns’ Ogunjobi’s upheld

Nov. 20, 2019 5:29 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The one-game NFL suspension for Cleveland Browns starting defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi for his role in the brawl with the Pittsburgh Steelers was upheld by an appeals officer. Ogunjobi shoved Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph seconds after Cleveland teammate Myles Garrett swung a...

Browns’ Garrett awaits ruling after hearing for suspension

Nov. 20, 2019 5:25 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett looked composed and casual, a stark contrast to the last time he was seen in public. Stylishly dressed in a bright blue suit and black turtleneck, the Cleveland Browns’ star defensive end met Wednesday with an appeals officer in New York in hopes of getting a reduction...

Family of Tamir Rice sets up fund to create youth center

Nov. 20, 2019 5:01 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a black 12-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer while playing with a pellet gun in Cleveland has established a fund to create a youth cultural center.  Money from the Tamir Rice Legacy Fund at the Cleveland Foundation will be used to create a cultural...

Dayton gunman’s friend pleads guilty to firearms counts

Nov. 20, 2019 4:33 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A friend of a gunman who killed nine people in a rampage in Dayton has pleaded guilty to two firearms charges unrelated to the deadly mass shooting. Twenty-four-year-old Ethan Kollie pleaded Wednesday to lying on a federal firearms form and possessing a gun while using illegal drugs....

Residents want Ohio to allow them to decide on wind farms

Nov. 20, 2019 4:27 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A group of residents opposed to wind farms in northern Ohio want state lawmakers to give them a chance at the ballot box to block new turbines from being built near their homes.  Legislation being debated in Columbus would allow township residents to circulate petitions for voter...

Brewer leads Miami (Ohio) over Central State 80-45

Nov. 20, 2019 3:16 PM EST

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Josh Brewer scored 15 points, Dalonte Brown had 11 points and 12 rebounds and Miami (Ohio) beat Central State 80-45 on Wednesday. Miami led 36-20 at halftime, opened the second half on a 14-3 run, and went up 63-30 after an 11-0 spurt. Nike Sibande added 14 points for Miami (3-1), and...