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Athenians drop narrow SAC game to Stars
DOVER — It was an inside-outside game in a Crawfordsville 50-48 Sagamore Conference basketball loss to Western Boone. The Athenians were on the outside, hitting 11 three-pointers. The …
Mustangs edge out Trojans in Bi-county re-match
VEEDERSBURG — Fountain Central and Covington always provide a show when the two WRC rivals square off. After capturing the Bi-County title over the Trojans earlier this year, the 7th ranked …
Ward’s late three lifts Mounties over Bruins
NEW MARKET —  Trip Ward made the cut to the right side corner. “Don’t lose (No.) 10,” came the direction from the Tri-West bench. They did lose him. Ward took the …
Athenians season comes to an end vs Warriors
LEBANON —  Danville jumped out to a 17-0 advantage and never looked back in a 53-16 win over Crawfordsville on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Class 3A Sectional 25 at …
Buccilla and Jones lead Little Giants to revenge win over Tigers
Wabash men’s basketball has just four losses this season. One of them to arch rival DePauw back on Jan. 14 in Greencastle in an 86-80 defeat. Wednesday it was revenge time for the Little Giants …
Slow start dooms Mounties in sectional opener
GREENCASTLE — Southmont girls basketball couldn’t get much going in the first half and it cost them their season on Tuesday evening as they fell to Greencastle in the opening game of the …
Chargers fall to top ranked Indians in sectional opener
OXFORD – The hugs were given. Tears flowed. The reality of the end of three North Montgomery girls basketball seniors’ careers set in during the final seconds of North’s 76-23 …
Mustangs survive and advance in sectional opener
ATTICA — A strong second-half defense and a strong game defense propelled Fountain Central’s girls basketball team to a first-round win in the 1A sectionals with a 40-32 win over North …
Chargers to square off with No. 1 Twin Lakes in sectional opener
It’s been a learning year for the young North Montgomery girls basketball team. The Chargers concluded the regular season with a record of 3-20 and will now get ready to open up Class 3A …
Athenians and Warriors meet again in sectional opener
For the third time in the last four years Crawfordsville girls basketball will have to take on the Danville Warriors in the opening round of the Class 3A Sectional 25 on Wednesday which is hosted …
Mounties ready for tough sectional opener
The girls basketball post-season officially gets underway on Tuesday across the state of Indiana. For the Southmont Mounties they’re all set to open up play in the Class 2A Sectional 44 at …
Chargers snap lengthy skid with homecoming victory over Red Ramblers
LINDEN ­­— It was a most definite happy homecoming for North Montgomery boys basketball on Saturday as the Chargers hosted Attica. After a gut-wrenching loss on Friday to Western Boone …
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Hield helps Pacers top Kings

Buddy Hield scored 21 points against his former team and the Indiana Pacers beat the Sacramento Kings 107-104 to stop a four-game losing streak. Hield shot 5 of 9 from 3-point range. Aaron Nesmith …

Sparks leads Ball State past Eastern Michigan in OT, 91-90

Payton Sparks scored 22 points to lead the Ball State Cardinals, including the game-winning layup with 17 seconds left in the overtime, and the Cardinals beat the Eastern Michigan Eagles 91-90. The …

James pulls within 63 of breaking Abdul-Jabbar's NBA record

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James had 26 points, seven rebounds and seven assists and pulled within 63 points of becoming the NBA’s career scoring leader as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied to beat …

Clay scores 23, Tennessee State tops Southern Indiana 80-76

Led by Jr. Clay's 23 points, the Tennessee State Tigers defeated the Southern Indiana Screaming Eagles 80-76 on Thursday night. The Tigers are now 13-11 on the season, while the Screaming Eagles fell …

Pullian scores 12 in Milwaukee's 72-69 victory against IUPUI

Led by Kentrell Pullian's 12 points, the Milwaukee Panthers defeated the IUPUI Jaguars 72-69 on Thursday. The Panthers are now 16-7 with the win and the Jaguars dropped to 3-21.

Big battle takes center stage in No. 1 Purdue-No. 21 Indiana

At 7-foot-4, 290 pounds, Zach Edey towers over most opponents and overpowers pretty much anyone who dares to get between him and the rim. He's the primary reason Purdue is a unanimous pick as the …
National Sports Headlines
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sidney Crosby got dunked into a tank of water, Nick Suzuki holed a golf ball with a hockey stick and the NHL made hockey an outdoor sport for its skills showcase in South …
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A fight broke out and punches were thrown during the game between the Orlando Magic and Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Five players were ejected following the brawl, …
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kurt Kitayama is starting to feel more comfortable each time he gets in contention on the PGA Tour, and the Californian can only hope that's the case going into the …
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos named Sean Payton the 20th head coach in franchise history Friday, 40 days after firing rookie head coach Nathaniel Hackett. “Sean Payton is an …
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