Thursday, November 21, 2013
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Washington Wizards beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 98-91 last night. Bradley Beal scored 26 points and Nene added 24. John Wall and Martell Webster both scored 15 points for Washington, which took control early and held off Cleveland's late charge.
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Defenseman Nikita Nikitin scored his first goal of the season 2:25 into overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames last night. Nick Foligno also scored for Columbus. The Blue Jackets are 2-1 with two stops left on a five-game road trip.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Jason Campbell says there's no time to dwell on Sunday's "weird" loss in Cincinnati. Not with the Pittsburgh Steelers coming to town. The Browns jumped to a 13-0 lead against the Bengals before Cleveland came unglued. Campbell says "everything went wrong" but that it's imperative the Browns regroup quickly or they'll lose again.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns have placed punt returner Armanti Edwards on injured reserve with an ankle injury and promoted wide receiver Josh Cooper to their active roster. Edwards got hurt in Sunday's loss at Cincinnati. He returned two punts for 14 yards and had one carry for no gain before getting injured. Edwards played in two games for Cleveland after being signed October 30th.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Amir Williams scored a career-high 16 points and Shannon Scott added 13 to lead Number 8 Ohio State to a 63-52 victory over American University last night. The Buckeyes struggled all night to make shots, finishing 20 of 56 from the field for 36 percent.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Dee Davis was 6-of-7 from the field and scored 15 points to lead Xavier to a 77-51 win last night over its oldest rival. Davis missed the first two games with a head injury but returned to lead the Musketeers to their fourth straight victory to start the season.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Sean Kilpatrick scored a season-high 23 points, and Justin Jackson had a career-high 19 last night, helping Cincinnati stay unbeaten with an 81-62 victory over Campbell. The Bearcats never trailed, pulling ahead by as many as 23 points while shooting 63 percent from the field.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Ohio edged Morgan State 65-62 last night. Stevie Taylor converted a three-point play with three seconds on the clock and Maurice Ndour scored five of his team-high 13 points in the final minutes. Justin Black and Ian Chiles led Morgan State with 17 points apiece.
ATLANTA (AP) — Devin Oliver and Jordan Sibert each scored 20 points, Vee Sanford added 15 and Dayton beat Georgia Tech 82-72 last night. Dayton maximized its chances on Georgia Tech's 19 miscues to outscore the Yellow Jackets 33-6 on turnovers.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Northern Illinois' Jordan Lynch ran for three touchdowns and 161 yards to lead the Number 20 Huskies over Toledo 35-17 last night. The Huskies clinched a fourth consecutive trip to the MAC title game and extended their 24-game conference winning streak.