BC-OH–Ohio Sports Digest 1:30 pm, OH

The state at 1:30 p.m. All times EDT.

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CLEVELAND — Despite drama and shuffling lineups, the Cavaliers own the Eastern Conference’s best record. They’ll try to keep their distance over second-place Toronto when they host the Milwaukee Bucks. by Tom Withers. Game time 7 p.m. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos.


GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Following a rare off day, the Cleveland Indians return to Cactus League play with Danny Salazar starting against Kris Medlen and the World Series champion Kansas City Royals. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos. Game time 4:05 p.m.


KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee is back in its usual position as an NCAA regional semifinalist. How the Lady Volunteers got there is much different from their usual routine. After setting a school record for losses and enduring all kinds of criticism, Tennessee has stepped up its play just in time for the postseason. By Steve Megargee. UPCOMING: 600 words, with photos, expected by 5 p.m.


ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson insists he does not know if he will retire when the NCAA tournament ends, or if he’ll return for a 33rd season behind the Wolverines’ bench. By Hockey Writer Larry Lage. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos by 5 p.m.