Browns tackle Joe Thomas calls it a career


BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Joe Thomas joked about his former coaches, thanked many of his ex-teammates and playfully referred to himself as a mushroom.

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  • Written by By BRIAN DULIK , Associated Press

Central Michigan stuns Ohio State in NCAA regional

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cassie Breen threw the ball high the air as the clock wound down Monday night on the biggest victory in Central Michigan women's basketball history. Seconds later her joyous teammates and coaches were falling into each other's arms.

  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Leagues, casinos lobby states for cut of legal sports bets

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Supreme Court poised to rule on a case that could end the federal ban on sports gambling, more than a third of U.S. states are considering legislation to get in on the action, and professional leagues and casino interests are lobbying against each other for the biggest cut of the winnings.

  • Written by By BEN NUCKOLS , AP Sports Writer