Calhoun, Mitchell lead No. 12 Ohio State women, 87-76

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sierra Calhoun scored 14 of her 20 points in the third quarter when Kelsey Mitchell had 12 of her 31 and No. 12 Ohio State took over en route to an 87-76 win over cross-state rival Cincinnati on Sunday.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tate, Bates-Diop help Ohio State beat Appalachian St 80-67

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A delay and evacuation after a fire alarm couldn't deter Ohio State from winning its fourth straight game when Jae'Sean Tate scored 19 points in an 80-67 win against Appalachian State at Value City Arena on Saturday.

  • Written by By CRAIG MERZ , Associated Press

Vikings cruise past Bengals 34-7 to clinch NFC North

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and their loud crowd overwhelmed the Cincinnati Bengals from start to finish, when they put on NFC North champions hats to celebrate the first major milestone of this season with the hope of several more to come.

  • Written by By DAVE CAMPBELL , AP Pro Football Writer