Robinson, Walls Named NAIA All-Americans

Junior guard Miles Robinson and senior forward Dominique Walls were named NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball All-Americans, the national office announced on Thursday.

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I-69 bridge work set to begin March 22

The work will take place in northern Allen county where I-69 passes over Cedar Creek and will require temporary crossovers to be built.

Duke center Marshall Plumlee (40) slams a dunk against North Carolina-Wilmington in the first half during the first round of the NCAA college men's basketball tournament in Providence, R.I., Thursday, March 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Plumlee’s 23 points leads Duke over UNC Wilmington

Marshall Plumlee ditched the mask guarding his broken nose in the first half and responded by scoring a career-high 23 points to lead defending national champion Duke past UNC Wilmington 93-85 on Thursday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Butler forward Tyler Wideman (4) and Texas Tech guard Devon Thomas (2) vie for a loose ball during a first-round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 17, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Butler tops Texas Tech 71-61

Kelan Martin scored all 11 of his points in the final 8 1/2 minutes, including consecutive 3-pointers to break a tie game, helping Butler beat Texas Tech 71-61 in Thursday’s first round of the NCAA Tournament.