Alston scores 24, No. 7 Ohio State women beat Illinois 80-70

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Ameryst Alston and Kelsey Mitchell knew they needed to take the ball to the basket in the fourth quarter. Once they did, Ohio State's offense started to click and the momentum began to shift.

  • Written by SEAN NEUMANN, Associated Press

Buckeyes get pledge from 4-star cornerback

Ohio State’s pursuit of the top-rated recruiting class in the country continued tonight with the commitment of four-star New Jersey cornerback Jordan Fuller.

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Panthers, Broncos meet reporters at Super Bowl media circus

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — What happens when you put Peyton Manning, Miss Universe, an orange-and-blue leprechaun and 200 TV cameras into the same room?

Answer: Super Bowl Opening Night.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

Plans move forward for redevelopment of Tiger Stadium site

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Police Athletic League says an April groundbreaking is planned for its new headquarters and youth sports facility at the site of the old Tiger Stadium.

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BBC secures rights to 2022, 2024 Olympics from Discovery

LONDON (AP) — The BBC will continue to broadcast the Olympics through 2024 after reaching a deal Tuesday to sub-license the exclusive British television rights from Discovery Communications.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer