Meyer says No. 8 Ohio State won't look past Illinois

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer doesn't want his team to overlook Illinois, the Big Ten basement dweller visiting Ohio Stadium on Saturday. Meyer prohibited talk among players of the upcoming Michigan game or the Big Ten championship game that may follow.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Davis leads Dayton to 79-65 win over Ohi

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Darrell Davis scored a career high 25 points and Josh Cunningham had 18 points and 19 rebounds as Dayton defeated Ohio 79-65 at the Charleston Classic on Friday night.

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Carpenter's big half carries Cleveland State to 80-56 win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kenny Carpenter scored 24 of his career-high 26 points in the first half, making six 3-pointers, and Cleveland State picked up its first victory this season, beating Coppin State 80-56 on Friday night in the Vikings' home opener.

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Danica Patrick to end racing career at next year's Indy 500

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — She started in go-karts when she was 10, and was a national champion two years later. By the time Danica Patrick turned 16, she was on her own in Europe, pursuing a racing career.

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  • Written by By JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer