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Tusing fuels late Mohawk rally

NEW RIEGEL — Austin Tusing scored 11 points in a key fourth quarter Friday to push Mohawk past New Riegel 47-44 in the season-opener for both. New Riegel entered the fourth quarter clinging to a 31-27 lead, but Tusing’s 11 points — and Mohawk’s 9-of-11 showing at the foul line in the ...

Nyquist scores 3 times, helps Blue Jackets beat Penguins

COLUMBUS (AP) — Gustav Nyquist scored three times to help the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Friday night. Nick Foligno had two goals for the Blue Jackets, who won for the fifth time in seven games. Joonas Korpisalo had 29 saves, making several good stops with ...

Bucks win 10th straight

CLEVELAND (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 11 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Cleveland Cavaliers 119-110 on Friday night for their 10th straight victory. Cleveland trailed 74-52 early in the third quarter, but hit 10 3-pointers in the period ...

Cardinals’ Shaw suspended for betting on NFL games

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Josh Shaw has been suspended through at least the end of the 2020 season for betting on NFL games on multiple occasions this season, the first time in more than 35 years a player has been banned for gambling. The little-known Shaw hasn’t played for the Cardinals ...

Stanford wraps up down season against No. 15 Notre Dame

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — When Stanford’s nine-game winning streak in the Big Game ended with a loss to California, the Cardinal’s bowl hopes died as well. For the first time since coach Jim Harbaugh’s first season on The Farm in 2007, the Cardinal will play a game with no chance at ...

Browns set for heated rematch with Steelers

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are fairly healthy heading to Pittsburgh for their hyped rematch with the Steelers. There’s no telling what kind of condition they’ll be in coming home. Sunday’s meeting between the bitter AFC North rivals — their second game in 17 days — has taken on ...

Ohio St. aims for record run against Michigan on championship quest

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Ohio State is two wins away from having a shot at winning a second national championship in five seasons and a third title this century. Michigan is in the way. Maybe. The Buckeyes, ranked No. 1 in the College Football Playoff and No. 2 in The Associated Press ...

Thank you, readers

Dear Readers: In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I would like to thank all of you — my readers. I particularly want to single out those of you who have reached out by offering your questions and opinions. Without you, the column would not be possible. To celebrate this special day, I’d like ...

Excess stomach acid misdiagnosed

Dear Dr. Roach: For more than three years, I lived with never-ending diarrhea. My doctor diagnosed me with irritable bowel syndrome. Once, I got dehydrated and passed out after taking a shower. I was admitted to the hospital. An evaluation at that time, including a nuclear test, showed a tumor ...

Fretting over financial friction

Dear Annie: I’m very upset about my brother and my sister-in-law’s friction over finances. My brother and I are close. I’m single and spend a lot of time with them and their two kids. They fight about money often. It’s mostly centered on their mortgage. My brother thinks they should ...

Cheek chewer reaches out

Dear Dr. Roach: No one seems to understand a bad habit of mine, especially dentists! I bite off the loose skin on the inside of my cheeks. I remove little bits of cheek matter that is loose and sort of just hangs and is rough. It’s sort of like picking at a scab or a hang nail. Once I start, ...

Dragons edged out of playoffs

KUTZTOWN, Pennsylvania — Tiffin did just about everything it had to do to advance in the Division II playoffs Saturday against Kutztown. JaQuan Hardy ran for 149 yards and a touchdown. Nick Watson threw for 192 yards, ran for a touchdown and threw a pair to Devin Butler. Tiffin’s ...

Mayfield, Landry help Browns roll past Dolphins

CLEVELAND (AP) — The distractions didn’t bother the Browns. The Dolphins didn’t get in their way either. Jarvis Landry caught two touchdown passes against his former team and Cleveland won its third straight Sunday, 41-24 over the Miami Dolphins in the Browns’ first game since losing ...

Analysis: Young to chase Heisman in NYC

COLUMBUS — Chase Young needed some help from a police officer to get through the crowd of fans that had poured onto the field after Ohio State beat Penn State at the Horseshoe. Otherwise, Young spent Saturday doing pretty much whatever he wanted for the Buckeyes. The defensive end returned ...

Losses adding up for Lions, coach Patricia

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — The loss of Matthew Stafford to injury continues to take a toll on the Detroit Lions, and the losses on the field keep adding up. Backup quarterback Jeff Driskel threw three interceptions in the latest defeat, 19-16 to the Washington Redskins on Sunday, and embattled ...

Hodges replaces Rudolph, leads Steelers over winless Bengals

CINCINNATI (AP) — Devlin ìDuckî Hodges took over for struggling Mason Rudolph and threw a 79-yard touchdown pass Sunday, sparking the depleted Pittsburgh Steelers to a 16-10 victory that kept the Cincinnati Bengals the only winless team in the NFL. Hodges connected with James Washington ...

Former youth center employee indicted

A man who had been an employee of Seneca County Youth Center and was accused of kissing a girl in her cell and traveling to Indiana and engaging in sexual conduct with her has been indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Wayne P. Robinson, 49, of Tiffin, was charged with two counts of sexual ...

Clearing table after holiday meals is everybody’s job

Dear Annie: With the holidays coming up, and people going here and there for dinner at others’ houses, I would like to know why some people feel they can just sit on their butts after the big meal (or before), while the others, always the same ones, get up and clean up. Don’t the ones who ...

Caution essential with emphysema

Dear Roach: I have emphysema. I was prescribed metoprolol, but a book I have on prescription medication said never to take this medicine if you have emphysema. It also said not to stop taking it suddenly. What’s your comment? — J.F. Answer: Metoprolol is a beta blocker that’s used most ...

Beamer, Crawford push Heidelberg to victory in team’s home opener

Brooke Beamer had a strong game, Maddy Crawford notched a double-double and Heidelberg held off Mount St. Joseph 59-47 in its home opener. Beamer had a team-high 20 points to go with nine rebounds, while Crawford, a Willard graduate, registered 11 points and 13 rebounds. Brittanie Ulmer ...