Irving Leads Cavs Past Magic For 6th Straight Win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 22 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their sixth straight game, 101-93 over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night. Irving, chosen MVP of the NBA All-Star game Sunday, paced a balanced offense that extended the Cavaliers’ longest...

Wednesday’s Scores

Centerville 69, Springfield 17 Cin. Colerain 50, Cin. St. Ursula 34 Cin. McAuley 47, Cin. Withrow 38 Cin. Princeton 61, Loveland 23 Cols. Northland 68, Cols. Hamilton Twp. 38 Cols. Watterson 68, Ashville Teays Valley 54 Gahanna Lincoln 61, Westerville Cent. 48 Galloway Westland...

BC-BKC–Akron-Buffalo Box, BKC

Treadwell 9-18 3-5 21, Cheatham, Jr. 2-6 2-2 7, Diggs 5-11 1-2 14, Johnson 3-4 0-1 6, Betancourt 2-5 2-2 6, Evans 6-11 2-3 18, Ibitayo 0-1 0-0 0, Kretzer 3-4 0-0 8, Forsythe 5-7 0-0 10. Totals 35-67 10-15 90. Regan 3-7 1-1 8, McCrea 9-16 2-2 20, Ford 1-1 0-0 2, Freelove 9-13 0-0...

BC-BKC–Akron-Buffalo Box, BKC

Treadwell 9-18 3-5 21, Cheatham, Jr. 2-6 2-2 7, Diggs 5-11 1-2 14, Johnson 3-4 0-1 6, Betancourt 2-5 2-2 6, Evans 6-11 2-3 18, Ibitayo 0-1 0-0 0, Kretzer 3-4 0-0 8, Forsythe 5-7 0-0 10. Totals 35-67 10-15 90. Regan 3-7 1-1 8, McCrea 9-16 2-2 20, Ford 1-1 0-0 2, Freelove 9-13 0-0...

BC-BKC–Akron-Buffalo Box, BKC

Treadwell 9-18 3-5 21, Cheatham, Jr. 2-6 2-2 7, Diggs 5-11 1-2 14, Johnson 3-4 0-1 6, Betancourt 2-5 2-2 6, Evans 6-11 2-3 18, Ibitayo 0-1 0-0 0, Kretzer 3-4 0-0 8, Forsythe 5-7 0-0 10. Totals 35-67 10-15 90. Regan 3-7 1-1 8, McCrea 9-16 2-2 20, Ford 1-1 0-0 2, Freelove 9-13 0-0...

Martin’s 22 Lifts Xavier Past DePaul 83-64

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Martin scored 22 points and point guard Dee Davis added 15 points and seven assists, lifting Xavier to an 83-64 victory over DePaul on Wednesday at Cintas Center. Semaj Christon contributed 15 points to help the Musketeers (18-8, 8-5) retain at least a...

Big 1st Half Lifts No. 7 Cincinnati Over UCF 77-49

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Sean Kilpatrick hit six 3-pointers and scored 23 points as No. 7 Cincinnati dominated Central Florida in a 77-49 victory Wednesday night. The Bearcats (24-3, 13-1 American Athletic) have won 17 of 18 going into their conference showdown with No. 11 Louisville...

Scuffle Breaks Out In Northwestern-Ohio State Game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A scuffle broke out late in No. 24 Ohio State’s home game against Northwestern. Big men Amir Williams of the Buckeyes and the Wildcats’ Nikola Cerina exchanged shoves during a scrum under the basket with 5:24 left and Ohio State leading 66-50....

Reds, Homer Bailey Agree On $105M, 6-year Deal

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Starter Homer Bailey agreed to a $105 million, six-year contract on Wednesday that avoids arbitration and will help the Cincinnati Reds with their cash flow by deferring some of the salary for short periods. The deal includes a $25 million mutual option for...

19 People Indicted In Ohio In Alleged Drug Ring

MARION, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities say 19 people have been indicted in an alleged conspiracy to traffic large amounts of heroin, crack cocaine and prescription pills in a north central Ohio city. The top federal prosecutor for northern Ohio on Wednesday announced the...