• By Associated Press

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) — Tony Carr scored 30 points and Penn State routed No. 8 Ohio State 79-56 last night to sweep the Buckeyes.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The guy who grew up 40 miles away, first played Riviera as a teenager and was out of golf with a bad back returned yesterday and shared the lead at the Genesis Open.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says proposed rules changes to speed pace of play will be in place by the start of big league exhibition games on Feb. 23.

  • By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer

 GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Ryan Donato scored two power-play goals and Troy Terry dominated with his speed as college players led the United States to an important 2-1 victory over Slovakia today at the Olympics.

Tomorrow marks the beginning of the postseason for Lawrence County high school basketball teams, as the march toward possible district titles begins.

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza has been arrested on suspicion of trafficking drugs after packages containing a white powder believed to be cocaine were found at a home he rented in Southern California, officials said yesterday.

  • By JAMES ELLINGWORTH AP Sports Writer

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Six-time Olympic gold medalist Viktor Ahn and three former NHL players are among 32 Russian athletes who filed appeals Tuesday seeking spots at the Pyeongchang Olympics.