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Foul trouble and Elwood’s Jaleigh Crawford both took a toll on Tri-Central’s girls basketball team as Elwood overturned a six-point deficit at halftime and ran away with a 68-51 victory at Tri-Central Wednesday night.

Northwestern's girls basketball team hammered Western 78-24 Tuesday night at Richard R. Rea Gymnasium to finish Hoosier Conference East Division play 4-0 for the fourth straight season.

Citywide youth baseball signups are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the next two Saturdays (Jan. 25 and Feb. 1) at Maple Crest School in the gym. Southside, UCT, Northside and Eastside all will have representatives in attendance.

Taylor's girls basketball team dominated the second half to beat Lewis Cass 53-29 Monday night at Center Court.

Northwestern’s girls basketball team is down to the final week of its regular season schedule. The No. 1-ranked Tigers visit Western on Tuesday, host Benton Central in the Hoosier Conference championship on Friday and visit Indianapolis North Central on Saturday.

Western bowlers Haley Harbaugh and Haydn Hunt had third-place finishes Saturday in the regional at Crawfordsville and qualified for semistate. Western's boys and girls teams and Eastern's boys team failed to advance.

Western’s wrestling squad scored seven individual champions and outpaced the competition Saturday at the 10-team Hoosier Conference meet at Western.

The Western Panthers boys basketball team fought hard in the first half when it traveled to Taylor High School to play the Titans. Missed offensive opportunities by the Panthers gave the Titans life to keep pace, but the Panthers returned in the second half a more cohesive team and slowly pu…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) – The IU Kokomo basketball teams swept a women’s-men’s doubleheader at Brescia on Saturday.

In a battle to keep pace in the Hoosier Conference East Division, Northwestern's boys basketball team defeated Tipton 64-59 Friday night in the Blue Devils' gym.

Two winless rivals entered Taylor’s Center Court with a sense of urgency Friday night. For both Taylor and Clinton Central, it presented a good chance to win and shake free of a rough start to the season.

Facing the best defensive team in the North Central Conference, the last thing Kokomo's boys basketball team needed was a slow start Friday night inside Harrison’s May Gymnasium.

Eastern’s boys basketball team lost a heartbreaker Friday night, falling 46-44 at Delphi. The loss dropped the Comets (7-6 overall) to 3-1 in the Hoosier Heartland Conference and out of a three-way tie for first place.

Kokomo freshman Aulani Davis won the 132-pound weight class in the Indiana High School Girls Wrestling State Finals on Friday night. Kokomo hosted the event in Memorial Gym.

Clinton Central’s girls basketball team and Taylor traded big runs in the second half with the Bulldogs threatening to put the game away twice, then Taylor reeling CC back, before the Bulldogs finally secured a 48-45 victory at Center Court.

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Shakira Austin scored 20 of her 22 points in the second half, Taylor Mikesell had 16 points and eight assists and No. 20 Maryland beat 17th-ranked Indiana 76-62 on Monday night.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Trayce Jackson-Davis had 18 points and 13 rebounds and Indiana opened up a 19 point lead early in the second half lead then survived an eight-minute field goal drought to down Nebraska 82-74 on Saturday.

Purdue

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Following two straight losses — one lopsided, another agonizingly close — No. 17 Maryland was under intense pressure to maintain its unbeaten record at home.

Evan Boudreaux’s first season with the Purdue men’s basketball team was never the same after the 6-8 forward suffered a groin injury in a loss at Michigan State.

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Pacers

Donovan Mitchell scored 25 points and Rudy Gobert had 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Utah Jazz to a 118-88 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night.

DENVER — Domantas Sabonis had 22 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists, Doug McDermott scored 18 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter and the Indiana Pacers rallied late to beat the Denver Nuggets 115-107 Sunday night.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The bags of ice on his legs after the game were a reminder that Pacers big man Domantas Sabonis has been playing through left knee soreness as the season nears the midway point.

National

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlie Kimball and his longtime sponsor will move to AJ Foyt Racing for the upcoming IndyCar season. Kimball is the only driver so far announced for Texas-based team, which is seeking funding to keep two cars on the track in 2020.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning is ending a 16-year NFL career that saw him recognized as a great quarterback, a leader, a solid citizen and the man who led the New York Giants back into prominence with two Super Bowl titles.

Elijah Hughes scored 26 points and Syracuse continued to be at its best on the road with an 84-82 comeback victory over Notre Dame on Wednesday night.

Walter McCarty has been fired as Evansville's men's basketball coach after an investigation revealed additional allegations of off-court misconduct, the university announced Tuesday.

VILLANOVA, Pa. — As Villanova stumbled in its latest slow start — the usual Big East blowouts have been absent this season — coach Jay Wright wondered if a more divine pregame report had been ignored.

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