BC-OH–Ohio Sports Digest 2:00 pm, OH

The state at 2:00 p.m. All times EDT.

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Injury-plagued Ohio State, the No. 3 seed in the Sioux Falls Regional, is matched in the semifinals against a seventh-seeded Tennessee team that’s playing its best basketball of the season. By Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game time 9:30 p.m.


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Corey Kluber starts for Cleveland and Shelby Miller goes for Arizona when the Indians meet the Diamondbacks in spring training baseball. By Bob Baum. UPCOMING: 600 words. Game time 4:10 p.m.


GOODYEAR, Ariz. — The Colorado Rockies and Cincinnati Reds play a spring training game. By Gary Schatz. UPCOMING: 400 words. Game time 4:05 p.m.


CINCINNATI — Top-seeded Northeastern puts the hottest streak in the nation on the line — 13-0-1 — when it faces North Dakota in an NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: Game time 2 p.m.


CINCINNATI — Michigan — the highest-scoring team in the country — renews its hockey rivalry with Notre Dame in the NCAA Midwest Regional. The rivals haven’t faced each other in three years. By Joe Kay. UPCOMING: 500 words. Game expected to start after 5:30 p.m.


— BKC–CINCINNATI-CRONIN: Coach Mick Cronin is staying at Cincinnati after considering the coaching job at UNLV this week.

— FBN–BENGALS-THOMPSON: The Bengals have kept another one of their free agents, signing tackle Brandon Thompson to a one-year deal on Friday as he recovers from a knee injury.