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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...

Middle Tennessee faces Western Kentucky, looks for 5th straight home win

Feb. 23, 2024 03:46 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: Middle Tennessee hosts Western Kentucky looking to prolong its four-game home winning streak. ...

Warrick's 27 lead Northern Kentucky over Cleveland State 75-73

Feb. 22, 2024 22:31 PM EST

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Marques Warrick's 27 points helped Northern Kentucky defeat Cleveland State 75-73 on Thursday night. Tristan Enaruna's jumper for Cleveland State capped the scoring with 43 seconds left. Warrick also added seven rebounds and five assists...

Walker scores 24, Eastern Kentucky defeats North Alabama 75-72

Feb. 22, 2024 22:18 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Leland Walker had 24 points in Eastern Kentucky's 75-72 victory against North Alabama on Thursday night. Jacari Lane's jumper for North Alabama capped the scoring with 50 seconds left. Walker shot 6 for 17 (2 for 4 from 3-point range) and 10 of...

GOP-led Kentucky House votes to relax child labor rules and toughen food stamp eligibility standards

Feb. 22, 2024 19:57 PM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Republican-backed measures to relax child labor rules and tighten food stamp eligibility standards won passage Thursday in the Kentucky House over impassioned objections from Democrats. In back-to-back votes, both bills advanced to the GOP-dominated Senate...