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Copeland, Horne carry Illinois St. past Morehead St. 61-50

Dec. 7, 2019 10:06 PM EST

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Zach Copeland had 16 points and DJ Horne scored 14 as Illinois State got past Morehead State 61-50 on Saturday night. Keith Fisher III added 10 points and nine rebounds for Illinois State (4-5). The Redbirds led 31-28 early in the second half before scoring the next seven points to...

Henrik Stenson delivers big moment to win in Bahamas

Dec. 7, 2019 7:14 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Winless in more than two years, Henrik Stenson found himself in the middle of a wild chase to the finish Saturday with Tiger Woods and the elite in golf all around him. Five players had a chance to win in the final hour. Four had at least a share of the lead at one point. One swing...

Woodland leads in the Bahamas as Tiger gets within 2 shots

Dec. 6, 2019 7:23 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Two big birdies from Gary Woodland gave him the lead in the Hero World Challenge. A closing birdie on a hole that has vexed Tiger Woods put him in range of a third victory this year. Patrick Reed fully expected to be right there until watching video of his club moving sand away from...

Reed builds 3-shot lead in Bahamas as Tiger rallies

Dec. 5, 2019 5:09 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — A tropical breeze replaced the raging wind and made golf a lot easier for Patrick Reed, Tiger Woods and just about everyone else Thursday in the Hero World Challenge. Reed took advantage of the back nine at Albany Golf Club for the second straight day. He was tied for the lead until...

Walker scores 12 to lead Morehead St. over IUPUI 56-51

Dec. 4, 2019 9:42 PM EST

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Walker had 12 points and six assists as Morehead State narrowly beat IUPUI 56-51 on Wednesday night. Justin Thomas had 10 points and seven rebounds for Morehead State (5-4), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. LJ Bryan added 11 rebounds. James Baker had seven...

Woodland, Reed share lead in the Bahamas

Dec. 4, 2019 5:14 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — As a player, Tiger Woods wasn't all that happy with his game Wednesday in the Hero World Challenge. As the Presidents Cup captain, he had reason to be pleased. U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland and Patrick Reed, who will be part of the U.S. team next week at Royal Melbourne, each...

Masters field starting to rise with new winners

Dec. 3, 2019 11:23 AM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Seven tournaments from the six largest tours over the next three weeks could shape the field for the Masters, and perhaps pave the way for the largest gathering at Augusta National in more than 50 years. Augusta National invites the top 50 from the final world ranking of the year,...

Knight lifts William & Mary over Morehead St. 95-84

Nov. 26, 2019 10:59 PM EST

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Nathan Knight scored 28 points with 12 rebounds, his fifth double-double of the season, as William & Mary defeated Morehead State 95-84 on Tuesday night. Luke Loewe added a career-best 26 points on 8-for-9 shooting for the Tribe. Andy Van Vliet had 13 points and nine rebounds...

Bahamas counting on sports to aid Dorian recovery efforts

Nov. 26, 2019 3:57 PM EST

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Any concern about whether it was appropriate to be playing sports in the Bahamas while parts of the multi-island nation continue to dig out from devastation following Hurricane Dorian are quickly dismissed by officials. Bahamians not only want the games, they’re...

Nze scores 16 to lift Butler past Morehead St. 68-50

Nov. 22, 2019 9:28 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kamar Baldwin scored 17 points and Bryce Nze added another 16 as Butler used a strong second half to remain undefeated by knocking off Morehead State 68-50 on Friday night. The teams played to a 30-30 draw through the first half and Butler led by just two points, 34-32 through the first...