2/27 A.P. Men’s Basketball Poll

The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Feb. 26, total points based on … More »

No. 22 Butler pulls away late to 88-79 win over Xavier

The two impressive road wins put the Bulldogs in position for a major jump this week. They were No. 16 in the poll released on Jan. 30 but have lingered near the back of the pack in the last few weeks.

Ben Bentil signs 10-day contract with Dallas Mavericks

On Oct. 31, Bentil was acquired by the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League. After appearing in just one D-League game for the Mad Ants, he left the team in mid-November to play in China for the Xinjiang Flying Tigers. On Jan. 16, Bentil returned to the Mad Ants after appearing in 11 games for Xinjiang.

Transgender boy wins controversial girls state title

The transgender athlete completed an undefeated season by winning a controversial title in an event clouded by criticism from those who believe the testosterone he’s taking as he transitions from female to male created an unfair advantage.

Uthoff’s free throws lead Mad Ants over Erie

For the Mad Ants, Jarrod Uthoff finished with a game-high 28 points on 9-15 (.600) shooting from the floor, a team-high 13 rebounds, five assists and a game-high three blocks in 42 minutes.

No. 14 Purdue stunned by Michigan

Wagner scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half, outplaying everyone on Purdue’s vaunted front line and leading Michigan to an 82-70 victory over the 14th-ranked Boilermakers on Saturday. The 6-foot-11 Wagner went 10 of 15 from the field and made four 3-pointers.

Komets silence Thunder in shutout win

Trevor Cheek had a hat trick and Garrett Bartus had a shutout as the Komets silenced the Thunder 6-0 Saturday night at the Coliseum.