Full speed ahead for Buckeyes’ offense

COLUMBUS — A year ago, the Ohio State football team’s expected offense for the ages instead proved exceedingly forgettable — more dime a dozen than point a minute.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty

BOSTON (AP) — A preliminary study by Boston University researchers shows a link between the number of hits a player takes in youth, high school and college football and the development of cognitive difficulties as an adult.

  • Written by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

Women accuse US soccer federation of wage discrimination

Five stars from the World Cup-winning U.S. women's national team have accused the U.S. Soccer Federation of wage discrimination in an action filed with the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

  • Written by ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer

Ohio State seeks replacement for departed RB Elliott

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Ezekiel Elliott preparing for the NFL draft next month, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer is at spring practice trying to figure out how to replace one of the greatest Buckeyes ball carriers of all time.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer