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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Grant Haley returned a blocked field goal 60 yards for a touchdown with 4:27 left in the fourth quarter and Penn State upset No. 2 Ohio State 24-21 Saturday night for the Nittany Lions biggest win in the post-Joe Paterno era.Penn State (5-2, 3-1 Big Ten) took its first lead when Marcus Allen leaped high to block Tyler Durbins 45-yard field goal attempt and Haley made the scoop and sprint to the end zone. The white out crowd of 107,280 at Beaver Stadium went nuts and Penn States defense closed out the Nittany Lions first victory against Ohio State since 2011 with two sacks of J.T. Barrett.The Buckeyes (6-1, 4-1 Big Ten) had their 20-game road winning streak snapped and the Big Ten East race that looked like an inevitable march toward an Ohio State-Michigan showdown on Nov. 26 just took a detour.Now Penn State is in the mix.Trace McSorley cut the Ohio State lead to 21-14 early in the fourth quarter with a 2-yard touchdown run, and on the next Ohio State possession Cam Brown blocked Cameron Johnsons punt to set up Penn State at the Buckeyes 28.Ohio State forced Penn State to settle for Tyler Davis 34-yard field goal with 9:33 to make 21-17.The Buckeyes were driving to try to seal the game, but it stalled and instead of padding their lead, they gave it up to Penn State.THE TAKEAWAYOhio State: The Buckeyes became the highest ranked team to lose to an unranked team this season. Problems with the passing game left them unable to put Penn State away and now their road to the playoff is much tougher.Penn State: For the first time in James Franklins three-year tenure as coach, Penn State beat a ranked team and the Nittany Lions got to celebrate with their field-rushing fans.UP NEXTOhio State: The Buckeyes return home after two straight road games to face Northwestern, which is on a three-game winning streak.Penn State: The Nittany Lions visit Purdue. Penn State has won seven straight meetings.---More AP college football: Dante Pettis Super Bowl Jersey . -- Jakob Silfverberg is making himself right at home with the Anaheim Ducks, scoring four goals in his first four games. Custom 49ers Super Bowl Jerseys . Once again Jordan Cieciwa (@FitCityJordan) and I (@LynchOnSports) go head to head in our picks. Last weekend at UFC Fight Night 32 my #TeamLynch got the best of #TeamJC by a score of 9-6. 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PHILADELPHIA -- The Cleveland Cavaliers were pushed to the limit by the Philadelphia 76ers, and LeBron James doesnt think thats such a bad thing.James scored 25 points, moving into 10th place on the NBAs career list, and added 14 assists and eight rebounds as the unbeaten Cavaliers held off the winless 76ers 102-101 on Saturday night.Its always great to have these kinds of games, James said. We will clean it up. Its a great learning experience for us. I know we have room for improvement.Kevin Love added 20 points and 11 rebounds for the reigning champion Cavaliers, who improved to 6-0.Coach Tyronn Lue wasnt disappointed, either, that the result was so surprisingly close.We stayed poised, Lue said. We were tested tonight. Overall, Im pleased to come out with a win when we had some adversity.Joel Embiid scored 22 points, making all four of his 3-point attempts, but the 76ers dropped to 0-5.James passed Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon by converting a fast-break layup midway through the first quarter. Olajuwon finished his career with 26,946 points.It looked to be an easy night for the Cavaliers at that point. But the 76ers nearly shocked them.Channing Fryes 3-pointer with 1:05 left gave the Cavaliers a 102-101 lead.After a turnover by Philadelphias Sergio Rodriguez, J.R. Smith missed a 3 with 15 seconds left that wouldve clinched it. Philadelphia coach Brett Brown then called a timeout with 7.3 seconds remaining. The 76ers were trying to get the ball to Embiid, but they couldnt and Gerald Henderson turned the ball over as he tried to get a shot off in the final seconds.Henderson said a foul shouldve been called on the play.We tried to run something to get it in to (Embiid), he said. Time was running down so I just took it myself. I got fouled. They didnt call it. And its the end of the game.Said Brown, The tape will show what the tape shows. Thats obviously a tough way to end a great game.James first attempt at passing the record was an emphatic, highlight-reel block by Embiid about 3 1/2 minutes into the contest. After two more misses, James quickly raced up the ccourt for an easy layup to reach the milestone.ddddddddddddts a blessing and an honor, James said.He is No. 12 in scoring on the combined ABA/NBA list.The 76ers remained one of three winless teams in the NBA, along with Dallas and New Orleans. Philadelphia opened last season by tying a league record with 18 straight losses.Philadelphia battled back from an 18-point, first-half deficit.Philadelphia outscored Cleveland 16-9 over the first 5:50 of the final quarter, taking its biggest lead on Hendersons short jumper that made it 96-91 with 6:10 remaining. Smiths 3-pointer with 2:50 left put Cleveland back in front, 99-98. But Ersan Ilyasova answered with a 3-pointer 13 seconds later to give the 76ers a 101-99 advantage.The Cavaliers used a 16-0 run to finish the first quarter, helping them to a 34-19 lead. James played all 12 minutes of the opening quarter, finishing with six points, four rebounds and seven assists.The Cavaliers led 57-46 at halftime.NOT THEIR MONTHSThe 76ers have lost their last 42 games in October and November, dating to an overtime win over Milwaukee on Nov. 22, 2013.GOOD ADDITIONIlyasova, playing in his second game for Philadelphia after being acquired on Tuesday from Oklahoma City for Jerami Grant, added 21 points.OFF NIGHTKyrie Irving, who entered ninth in the NBA in scoring (26.0 ppg), scored eight points on 3-for-17 shooting.TIP-INSCavaliers: Cleveland is off to its best start since the 1976-77 Cavaliers opened 8-0. It also is the best start for a James team. ... Love went down hard with 6:47 left in the second quarter after a block attempt by Embiid. No foul was called on the play.76ers: Former Phillies slugger Ryan Howard was among the sell-out crowd. Two seats to his left were hip hop star Nicki Minaj and rapper Meek Mill. ... Philadelphia entered last in the league in scoring (90.8 ppg), while the Cavaliers were first (114.4).UP NEXTCavaliers: Host Atlanta on Tuesday night.76ers: Host Utah on Monday night. ' ' '