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Warrick and Northern Kentucky host IUPUI

Feb. 25, 2024 03:47 AM EST

IUPUI Jaguars (6-22, 2-15 Horizon League) at Northern Kentucky Norse (15-13, 10-7 Horizon League) Highland Heights, Kentucky; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Norse -18; over/under is 145.5 BOTTOM LINE: Northern Kentucky hosts the IUPUI...

Freshman Justin Edwards scores 28, leading No. 17 Kentucky past No. 13 Alabama 117-95

Feb. 24, 2024 22:33 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari kept telling Justin Edwards he believed in him, even as the freshman struggled through an inconsistent season. That belief paid off Saturday as Edwards scored a season-high 28 points, leading No. 17 Kentucky to a 117-95 win over No....

Coleman-Jones scores 20 points, grabs 11 boards to lead Middle Tennessee past Western Kentucky 74-72

Feb. 24, 2024 22:25 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Jared Coleman-Jones scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in Middle Tennessee's 74-72 victory against Western Kentucky on Saturday night. Jestin Porter split a pair of free throws to give Middle Tennessee a 73-72 lead with 1:48 remaining. Coleman-Jones...

Eastern Kentucky defeats Central Arkansas 95-82

Feb. 24, 2024 16:12 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Isaiah Cozart had 22 points in Eastern Kentucky's 95-82 win over Central Arkansas on Saturday. Cozart added 17 rebounds and three blocks for the Colonels (17-11, 12-2 Atlantic Sun Conference). Tayshawn Comer scored 22 points while shooting 8 for 11 (3 for 5...

Western Kentucky plays Middle Tennessee on 5-game win streak

Feb. 24, 2024 04:08 AM EST

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (19-7, 8-4 CUSA) at Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (11-16, 5-7 CUSA) Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Western Kentucky looks to keep its five-game win streak intact when the Hilltoppers take on Middle Tennessee....

No. 13 Alabama visits Reeves and No. 17 Kentucky

Feb. 24, 2024 04:05 AM EST

Alabama Crimson Tide (19-7, 11-2 SEC) at Kentucky Wildcats (18-8, 8-5 SEC) Lexington, Kentucky; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Wildcats -2.5; over/under is 175 BOTTOM LINE: No. 17 Kentucky faces the No. 13 Alabama Crimson Tide after...

Warrick leads Northern Kentucky against IUPUI after 27-point showing

Feb. 24, 2024 03:50 AM EST

IUPUI Jaguars (6-22, 2-15 Horizon League) at Northern Kentucky Norse (15-13, 10-7 Horizon League) Highland Heights, Kentucky; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Northern Kentucky faces the IUPUI Jaguars after Marques Warrick scored 27 points in Northern Kentucky's 75-73...

Judge hands NCAA another loss, says compensation rules likely violate antitrust law, harm athletes

Feb. 23, 2024 23:31 PM EST

The NCAA lost another legal battle Friday as a federal judge barred the organization from enforcing its rules prohibiting name, image and likeness compensation for recruits by granting a preliminary injunction demanded by the states of Tennessee and Virginia. It was another blow to...

No. 17 Kentucky hosts Nelson and No. 13 Alabama

Feb. 23, 2024 04:05 AM EST

Alabama Crimson Tide (19-7, 11-2 SEC) at Kentucky Wildcats (18-8, 8-5 SEC) Lexington, Kentucky; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 13 Alabama faces the No. 17 Kentucky Wildcats after Grant Nelson scored 22 points in Alabama's 98-93 overtime victory over the Florida...

Central Arkansas visits Eastern Kentucky after Walker's 24-point game

Feb. 23, 2024 04:01 AM EST

Central Arkansas Bears (9-21, 5-9 ASUN) at Eastern Kentucky Colonels (16-11, 11-2 ASUN) Richmond, Kentucky; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Kentucky plays the Central Arkansas Bears after Leland Walker scored 24 points in Eastern Kentucky's 75-72 win against...