No. 12 Ohio State women cruise against Indiana 85-70

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored 22 points and Stephanie Mavunga and Linnae Harper turned in double-doubles to lead No. 12 Ohio State to an 85-70 victory over Indiana on Sunday.


Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship

Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game.

  • Written by By RALPH D. RUSSO , AP College Football Writer

NFL changes concussion protocol after Savage incident

HOUSTON (AP) — The NFL and the players' union announced a series of changes Friday to the way potential concussions are handled during games following an ugly incident in which Texans quarterback Tom Savage was allowed to return to the field after a hit left him on the ground, arms shaking.


  • Written by By KRISTIE RIEKEN , AP Sports Writer

On Basketball: Calls, or non-calls, overshadowing games

None of this is good.

It's a bad look for James Harden, after a game where he took 15 free throws, to say he wasn't getting favorable whistles. It's counterproductive for the NBA to say there were three uncalled fouls against LeBron James in the waning moments of a Finals rematch. It's troubling that referees are too often part of the postgame story.

  • Written by By TIM REYNOLDS , AP Basketball Writer