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Northwestern’s girls basketball team put on an offensive clinic in the Hoops for Harvest showcase Saturday at Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.

Western's boys basketball team evened its record at 2-2 with a very convincing 82-52 victory over the Frankfort Hot Dogs on Saturday night at Everett N. Case Arena.

The only thing at stake when Northwestern and Mississinewa line up in boys basketball is pride. They aren't in the same conference and don't meet in the postseason.

Taylor's boys basketball team found itself down 12 points to Oak Hill on two different occasions Saturday night. The Titans fought their way back in the fourth quarter, but Oak Hill’s Clay McCorkle hit a shot with seconds to go to give his team a 54-52 win.

Northwestern's boys basketball team jumped to leads of 9-3 and 16-7 against Western on Friday night, but the Panthers battled back for 18-all and 20-all ties before the Tigers took a 24-20 lead into halftime.

BUNKER HILL — Even with longtime Indiana hoops coach Basil Mawbey courtside with North Miami’s boys basketball squad, it still wasn’t quite enough to halt Maconaquah’s winning streak over the Warriors.

Tri-Central’s boys basketball team seemingly limped through the first quarter against Cowan but surged in the second and third quarters to win its home opener, 66-38, Friday night.

Northwestern’s swimming and diving teams swept Logansport Thursday night in the Purple Tigers’ home opener. The Northwestern girls won 125-60, and the boys won 134-44.

Kokomo’s wrestling team collected five pins and a pair of forfeits to edge Eastern 42-36 in a dual match at Kokomo Wednesday night.

The Northwestern girls basketball team improved to 8-0 on Wednesday night after the top-ranked Tigers defeated the Maconaquah Braves 88-25, and saw a school record fall on the night.

Western’s swimming and diving squads split their matchup with Harrison on Tuesday night in the Panther tank. Western’s girls topped Harrison 115-71, while the Raiders won the boys meet 117-66.

No. 5-ranked Southern Oregon University beat IU Kokomo in the teams’ opening match of pool play at the NAIA Volleyball National Championship on Tuesday. SOU beat IUK 21-25, 25-22, 25-15, 25-15.


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MADISON, Wis. — Indiana men’s basketball coach Archie Miller was aware the first road game of the season and the first Big Ten game was going to be a learning experience.

Following Indiana’s overtime win over rival Purdue in the Old Oaken Bucket game last Saturday, a teary Tom Allen thanked IU’s administration for taking a chance on a small-town kid from Indiana.


NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton's penchant for using lots of players paid off with a huge trophy after defeating Purdue on Saturday night in the Emerald Coast Classic championship game.


The New York Knicks didn't have any close games in David Fizdale's final days, then got one right away under interim coach Mike Miller.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — T.J. Warren scored 24 points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-100 on Wednesday night.


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