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DeVoe leads No. 16 Clemson to 72-48 win over Pittsburgh

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Gabe DeVoe wants the ball if he is open. Especially these days. DeVoe matched his career high with 25 points, helping No. 16 Clemson beat Pittsburgh 72-48 on Thursday night. DeVoe was 7 for 11 from 3-point range. The senior is shooting 65 percent (22 of 34) from ...

Four of Big Red’s state champions off to college

STEUBENVILLE — Four members of Big Red’s 2017 Ohio Division IV championship team announced their college choices Wednesday during a National Signing Day ceremony held inside the Crimson Center. Those making their selections were: Johnny Agresta: A first-team Eastern District Division ...

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Headed to IUP

Big Red’s Javon Davis signed to continue his football and academic career at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Wednesday. Shown at the signing are, seated from the left, Javon’s father Jose, Javon Davis, brother Aiden Davis and mother Amy Davis. Shown standing are Big Red athletic ...

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On to Ashland

Johnny Agresta, a standout linebacker for Big Red, is heading to Ashland University to play football and pursue a degree in business administration. Agresta is shown flanked by his parents Jennifer and Greg. Standing are Big Red athletic director Lynn Meyer, coach Reno Saccoccia and assistant ...

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Walsh bound

Alijah Demitras, a standout lineman for Big Red, has decided to continue his career at Walsh University, located in North Canton. He is pictured alongside his mother Shanley and father Anthony. Shown standing are Big Red assistant coach JoJo Saccoccia, head coach Reno Saccoccia, brother Alzek, ...

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New Cardinal

Big Red’s Zach Ekey will be a member of the first Wheeling Jesuit football team. Ekey signed with the Cardinals Wednesday. He is shown with stepmother Jamie Ekey, brother Jackson and mother Jennifer Ekey. Standing are assistant coach JoJo Saccoccia, Big Red athletic director Lynn Meyer, John ...

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Joining Jesuit

Toronto's Jake Keenan — a pre-season All-State selection, tri-county first-team selection, OVAC All-Star and Big 22 selection — signed his letter of intent to continue his football and academic careers with the new Wheeling Jesuit University football program on Wednesday at Toronto High ...

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Inaugural Cardinal

Madonna High School's Chayce Lemley signed to continue his academic and athletic careers with Wheeling Jesuit University's new football program on Wednesday. Pictured with Lemley in the front row, left to right, are grandfather Ron Stewart, parents Troy and Lorie Lemley and grandmother Cecilia ...

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Off to Wheeling

Madonna High School's Ryan Ekey signed his letter of intent to continue his football and academic careers at Wheeling Jesuit University on Wednesday, joining teammate Chayce Lemley and several other area players with the school's newly founded football program. Pictured with Ekey in the front ...

Buckeyes clean up with No. 2 ranked class

(AP) — Georgia was not about to blow this lead. The Bulldogs, who let a 13-0 halftime advantage get away in a national championship game loss to Alabama, finished their 2018 recruiting class with a flourish and laid claim to the No. 1 ranking on national signing day. Georgia loaded up in ...