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Western Michigan Wins MAC Title, NCAA Bid

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Brown pushed his team to the brink of a championship, and as the final seconds ticked off the clock, Western Michigan’s star senior guard reflected on everything he’d been through. The ups and downs, good times and bad. The serious knee injury...

Western Michigan Wins MAC Title

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Brown scored 32 points, Tucker Haymond added 21 and Western Michigan earned its first trip to the NCAA tournament in 10 years by beating Toledo 98-77 on Saturday night in the Mid-American Conference championship. The top-seeded Broncos (23-9) won their...

Arena Football League

___ Tampa Bay 62, New Orleans 57 Cleveland 63, Pittsburgh 53 Los Angeles at San Antonio, 8 p.m. Philadelphia at Arizona, 9 p.m. Iowa at Spokane, 10 p.m. Jacksonville at Orlando, 4 p.m. San Jose at Portland, 10 p.m. Los Angeles at Orlando, 7:30 p.m. Tampa Bay at San Antonio, 8:30...

Heisey Homers As Reds Beat Brewers 16-4

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Heisey hit his fifth spring homer and Cincinnati had 18 hits in a 16-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday after Reds starter Homer Bailey was scratched with a sore right groin. Brett Marshall subbed for Bailey and allowed one run in three innings....

Reds 16, Brewers 4

E_A.Diaz (3), T.Frazier (1), Ar.Ramirez (3), Segura (2). LOB_Cincinnati 5, Milwaukee 8. 2B_Gotay (1), Heisey (5), B.Pena (2), Negron 2 (3), Ar.Ramirez (3), K.Davis (2). HR_Heisey (5), Bernadina (1), Nelson (1), N.Soto (2). SB_T.Frazier (2), Mar.Reynolds (1). CS_R.Weeks (1)....

Goldschmidt Homers, Diamondbacks Beat Indians 4-2

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer and an RBI double to back Patrick Corbin’s solid tuneup for opening day in the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 4-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday. Corbin struck out seven and walked none in 6 1-3...

Africentric Wins D3 Title Over Versailles

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sierra Harley had 14 points off the bench and Alexa Hart set the tone with six blocked shots in the first seven minutes to lead Columbus Africentric to a 49-37 victory over Versailles on Saturday night in the Division III state championship. The title was...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York 1, Colorado 1, tie Philadelphia 1, New England 0 Toronto FC at Seattle FC, 4:30 p.m. FC Dallas at Sporting Kansas City, 8:30 p.m. Montreal at Houston, 8:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. Chicago at...

No. 8 Wolverines Hold Off No. 24 Buckeyes 72-69

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Craft sat at the postgame podium in sheer disbelief Saturday. After making so many winning plays for Ohio State over the last four seasons, the senior guard simply couldn’t believe this one slipped right out of his hands — and against the...

Browns Sign Free Agent RB Ben Tate

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ben Tate was on the Browns’ radar for months. He’s now on their roster. Tate signed a two-year, $7 million free agent deal on Saturday with Cleveland, which has been desperate to find a quality every-down running back since trading Trent Richardson to...