Ohio clinches MAC East title, beats Akron 9-3

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Louie Zervos made all three of his field-goal attempts and Ohio clinched the Mid-American Conference East Division title with a 9-3 win over Akron on Tuesday night.


NCAA: Notre Dame must vacate wins after academic misconduct

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly's worst season at Notre Dame took an embarrassing turn Tuesday as the NCAA announced that academic misconduct orchestrated by a student athletic trainer will cost the storied program all 21 victories from the 2012-13 seasons, including the 12-0 run that vaulted the Fighting Irish into the national championship game against Alabama.

  • Written by TOM COYNE, AP Sports Writer

Only on AP: Women's hoops explores changes to NCAA tourney

NEW YORK (AP) — College women's basketball is exploring ways to change the format of the NCAA Tournament, including moving the Final Four back a week to avoid overlap with the end of the men's tournament.

  • Written by BY DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer