NCAA selection committee facing tough choices

The NCAA Tournament selection committee is meeting in Indianapolis this week to determine the top 16 seeds that will be announced on Saturday.

  • Written by JOHN MARSHALL , AP Basketball Writer

Dayton holds off St. Joseph's 77-70 behind Pollard's 19 PTs

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Kendall Pollard scored 19 points, Charles Cooke added 16 points and Dayton took control in the second half on its way to a 77-70 win against Saint Joseph's on Tuesday night.

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Cavaliers edge Wizards in overtime

WASHINGTON (AP) — There's always something with LeBron James, and Monday night was no different, from the gimme layup he somehow missed after admittedly traveling ... to the turnaround, step-back, fadeaway 3-pointer he banked in with 0.3 seconds left to force overtime ... to the indignant postgame comments about a report that he'd be OK with trading Kevin Love to acquire Carmelo Anthony.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Sports Writer

Former Ohio State running back gets probation for assault

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University running back who was accused of assaulting his then-girlfriend last July has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge and received two years of probation.

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