Canton McKinley's Kierstan Bell named Ohio Ms. Basketball

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As much as Canton McKinley's outstanding sophomore guard Kierstan Bell credits her teammates for her success, there are times when they rely on her to do something special.


  • Written by Craig Merz , Associated Press

PSU,OSU among title contenders at NCAA meet

Conventional wisdom held that Penn State would peak in March, just in time to win their sixth wrestling title in seven years.

  • Written by LUKE MEREDITH , AP Sports Writer

Players from one-bid leagues ready for NCAA spotlight

The NCAA Tournament gives top players from one-bid leagues the opportunity to share the spotlight with the major-conference performers who have garnered more attention all season.

  • Written by STEVE MEGARGEE , AP Sports Writer

A look at what could happen in the women's NCAA Tournament

NEW YORK (AP) — It's been pretty easy to pick UConn to win the title the last few years. While the path may be more difficult this season, the result will be the same. The question is what will happen in the other 57 games in the women's bracket that may not be so obvious.

  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG , AP Basketball Writer