Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. (1) passes the basketball to guard Robert Johnson, left, as Kansas guard Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (10) looks on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Armed Forces Classic, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)

Blackmon leads Indiana over third-ranked Kansas

James Blackmon, Jr. scored 22 of his 26 points after halftime to lift No. 11 Indiana to a season-opening 103-99 overtime victory over No. 3 Kansas on Friday night in the Armed Forces Classic.

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Fort Wayne drops season opener to Belmont

The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team hosted its annual Fitness Day game in front of over 500 elementary school kids, but the Mastodons were unable to take down defending Ohio Valley Conference Champion Belmont, falling 85-59.

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Allen’s 31 lead East Noble over Wayne

East Noble senior Lanie Allen tallied 31 points Thursday night at the visiting Knights handed host Wayne a 73-27 defeat to headline girls basketball around the area.