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Spring Arbor stuns Saint Francis in first round of Crossroads League tournament

Brooke Ridley scored 32 points and became the second University of Saint Francis player to scored 2,000 or more points in a career. Unfortunately, her stellar Lady Cougar career is over on the court after Crossroads League Tournament No. 5-seed Spring Arbor stunned fourth-seeded USF 62-54 on Tuesday night at Hutzell Athletic Center.

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TOTW: Homestead Boys Basketball

We are proud to honor the Homestead boys basketball team as your Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.

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2/23 Inside the Zone

Jessica Starbard sits down with Blake Sebring of the News Sentinel to talk about Joey Perry and Drew Daniels’ departures, the Komets three point weekend, and the team’s upcoming games with the Missouri Mavericks.

Indiana guard Yogi Ferrell (11), top, and forward Troy Williams (5), bottom right, fight for a loose ball with Purdue forward Vince Edwards during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

2/22 Men’s Basketball AP Top 25

After beating Purdue 77-73 on Saturday IU moves up to No. 18 in the latest AP Top 25 poll out on Monday. The Boilers move down to No.20 while Notre Dame.

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John Konchar earns second Summit League Player of the Week honors

IPFW redshirt-freshman men’s basketball guard John Konchar/Chicago, Ill. has been named The Summit League Player of the Week for his performance February 15-21. Konchar posted a double-double with 22 points and 12 rebounds during a 91-79 win against South Dakota State Feb. 18, and followed with his 11th collegiate double-double of 19 points and 14 rebounds in a 94-90 win against Omaha Feb. 20.

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Mike Neu: A Muncie Man

Ball State’s all-time leading passer, Mike Neu, is back at his alma mater to take over as the football team’s head coach.

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Pacers pull out win over the Magic

Monta Ellis scored 21 points and Paul George added 20 to help the Pacers beat the Orlando Magic 105-102 on Sunday night for their fourth win in five games.

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Hamlin wins in photo finish at Daytona 500

With a Hail Mary move Sunday, Hamlin ended Gibbs’ 23-year drought at theDaytona 500. It gave Hamlin his first Daytona 500 victory in 10 tries, and Toyota its first in “The Great American Race.”

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Josie Fisher nets 15 points in IPFW’s loss to IUPUI

Josie Fisher led the ‘Dons with 15 points off the bench. She also led the team with four assists and two steals. Rachel Rinehart led the way for IPFW with six rebounds and nabbed two steals.

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IHSAA Boys Basketball Sectional Pairings

The 106th annual IHSAA boys basketball tournament starts March 1st with sectionals. Sectional championships will go down Saturday, March 5th.

Indiana guard Yogi Ferrell (11), top, and forward Troy Williams (5), bottom right, fight for a loose ball with Purdue forward Vince Edwards during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 22 IU holds off No. 17 Purdue at Assembly Hall

No. 22 Indiana realized that No. 17 Purdue could make things difficult Saturday night with 7-footers A.J. Hammons and Isaac Haas teaming inside with 6-9 power forward Caleb Swanigan. The trio of Boilermakers big men combined for 39 points, but the Hoosiers countered with a 20-3 advantage on points off turnovers and made 12 3-pointers to hold on for a 77-73 victory in Assembly Hall.