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Williams, Curry help VCU beat cold-shooting Memphis 70-59

Nov. 27, 2020 11:50 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Vince Williams Jr. scored 15 points, KeShawn Curry added 12, and VCU beat cold-shooting Memphis 70-59 on Friday night to finish third at the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic. Williams, who made just 6 of 30 from 3-point range last season, hit 3 of 5 from behind the arc. He is 6 of...

Bassey scores 21 to lift Western Kentucky over Memphis 75-69

Nov. 26, 2020 4:26 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Charles Bassey had 21 points, 14 rebounds and seven blocks as Western Kentucky beat Memphis 75-69 on Thursday. Taveion Hollingsworth had 18 points for WKU (2-0). Carson Williams added 14 points and nine rebounds. Landers Nolley II had 25 points, with six 3-pointers, for the Tigers...

Ellis scores 24 to help Memphis beat Saint Mary's 73-56

Nov. 25, 2020 7:44 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Boogie Ellis had a career-high 24 points as Memphis beat Saint Mary’s 73-56 on Wednesday at the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic. Ellis hit 6 of 7 from 3-point range. Landers Nolley II had 11 points for Memphis (1-0). Damion Baugh added 10 points. Moussa Cisse had 10...

Fans attending the NCAA college football game between Northern Illinois and Buffalo on Wednesday night, Nov. 4, 2020, in DeKalb, Ill., follow guidelines about mask-wearing and social distancing. (Mark Busch/Daily Chronicle via AP)

The Latest: Bengals assistant won't attend Pittsburgh game

Nov. 13, 2020 4:32 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Cincinnati Bengals receivers coach Bob Bicknell won’t attend the game at Pittsburgh because of COVID-19 reasons. Assistant receivers coach Troy Walters will fill Bicknell’s role Sunday. The decision on Bicknell...