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Ohio State's Turner injures back during game

Ohio State's Evan Turner fell hard on his back on a dunk attempt and left the 15th-ranked Buckeyes' game against Eastern Michigan. Turner was taken to The Ohio State University Medical Center for X-rays of his lower back. Team spokesman Dan Wallenb

Mich. St. coach: No bowl for suspended players

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio says the players suspended for being present at a campus fight will not make the Spartans' upcoming bowl trip. Dantonio has kicked two players off the team and suspended eight others. Police continue to investigat

Spain beats Czechs in doubles to win Davis Cup

Spain has won its second straight Davis Cup by capturing its doubles match against the Czech Republic. Feliciano Lopez and Fernando Verdasco beat Radek Stepanek and Tomas Berdych 7-6 (7), 7-5, 6-2 on clay Saturday to give the Spaniards an insurmount

NFL officials thrive under Pereira's watchful eye

Despite all the bad press recently, NFL officials have a solid track record.

LIVE: Cincy takes on Pitt for Big East's BCS bid

Cincy's perfect season is in trouble on a wintry day in Pittsburgh. Can the Bearcats win and lock up a BCS bowl bid?