COLUMBIA, S.C. — Devin Booker scored 18 points, Aaron Harrison added 13 and No. 1 Kentucky matched its best start under coach John Calipari with a 58-43 victory over South Carolina on Saturday.
Former OSU-Lima men's basketball coach Mike Piatt unexpectedly returned to being a head basketball coach for the first time in eight years last week.
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You know I would not have been the least bit bothered if Derek Dukes would have found the lanes one frame earlier or if Onalee S-h-e-p-l-e-r would not have lost a frame when each had their shot at a perfect 900 set.
The newest Ohio chapter of Pheasants Forever (PF) is gearing up for its first fundraising banquet.
BoysAda 51, Harrod Allen E. 49Akr. Buchtel 70, Akr. North 53Akr. Coventry 75, Kent Roosevelt 54Akr. Ellet 77, Akr. Garfield 54Akr. Hoban 69, Cle. Benedictine 58
LIMA — Reds Hall of Famer Joe Morgan walked on stage and the crowd's ovation nearly shook the Lima Mall.Too bad that the Big Red Machine second baseman from the 1970s is a little too old to suit up.
BLUFFTON — In a close game, most coaches will tell you that the first two minutes of the third quarter are a big key to victory.
LIMA — It's not inevitable but it's in the plan.
Saturday, Jan. 24Boys BasketballAda at New Knoxville, 8 p.m.Perry at Allen East, 7:30 p.m.Kalida at Columbus Grove, 7:30 p.m.
CARROLL — Lima Central Catholic improved to 12-1 on the season with a 66-58 boys basketball victory over Bloom-Carroll on Friday night.
CHICAGO — Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Chicago Cubs teams, died Friday night. He was 83.
Boys BasketballColumbus Grove 60, Paulding 45At Columbus GrovePaulding
ELIDA — With a young basketball team, playing solid defense and controlling the boards will help soothe some of the growing pains.
RIDGEWAY — Jala Phillips and Courtland Fowler had 11 points each as Perry defeated Ridgemont 38-29 Thursday in girls basketball.Shawnee 47, Kenton 40
Girl's BasketballNew Knoxville 42, Delphos St. John's 27at Delphos St. John'sNK
LIMA — To this day, Northwest Ohio — and the south side of Lima in particular — holds a special spot in the heart of Jim Lynch. That's where he learned many of the life lessons that led to his success.
League action for the WOHSBC was per the norm with the young men and women from Wapakoneta remaining undefeated in conference action.
ST. MARYS – Somebody had an idea. If people liked watching two mixed martial arts fighters going at each other, how about putting 10 of them in the ring to pound on each other at the same time?
BATH TOWNSHIP — Maybe the biggest certainty for Bath's girls basketball team through its first 13 games was the ability of its defense to lock down an opponent.
LIMA — Essence Cowan, Rion Thompson and Imara Haynes helped Lima Senior hit Fremont Ross from just about every conceivable angle Thursday.
Friday, Jan. 23Boys BasketballAda at Allen East, 7:30 p.m.Spencerville at Bluffton, 7:30 p.m.Paulding at Columbus Grove, 7:30 p.m.
The newly built outdoor ice rink is in place just off Nationwide Arena.Everything is in place for Columbus to host the NHL gala of the All-Star Game on Sunday.Everything is set, except one key piece will be missing.
Browns fans, be honest here.When you saw the end of the NFC Championship game Sunday night, with the Packers somehow losing to the Seahawks in overtime, did it remind you of your favorite team?
TOLEDO — Lima Senior won its seventh straight game and moved to 5-1 in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference with a 72-47 victory over Toledo Whitmer on Wednesday night.