Bluiett scores 26, No. 13 Xavier beats Kent State 96-70

CINCINNATI (AP) — Coming off wins over two other highly ranked teams, Xavier had a chance to catch its breath, grind one out, and start getting ready for another payback game.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

IOC to offer Olympic medal ceremonies after Sochi appeals

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Athletes cheated out of medals by Russian competitors at the 2014 Sochi Olympics will be offered a "dignified" medal ceremony at the next Winter Games in February.

  • Written by By GRAHAM DUNBAR , AP Sports Writer

The aftermath: Bengals' Iloka has suspension overturned

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals safety George Iloka had his one-game suspension overturned on Wednesday, leaving him with a $36,464.50 fine for his hit to Antonio Brown's head.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer