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Anderson has career night off the bench, E. Kentucky romps

Nov. 13, 2018 11:59 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Lachlan Anderson scored a career-high 22 points off the bench to lead all scorers and grabbed 14 rebounds as Eastern Kentucky walloped NAIA Midway 107-52 Tuesday night. Anderson was 7 of 12 from the floor and 8 of 9 from the free-throw line, leading five players into double-figure...

Gustafson nets 29, No. 13 Iowa tops Western Kentucky 104-67

Nov. 13, 2018 11:13 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Megan Gustafson made all 13 of her shots and scored 29 points, Makenzie Meyer hit five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 21 points and No. 13 Iowa beat Western Kentucky 104-67 on Tuesday night. Gustafson became the second player in program history to surpass 1,000 career...

Nwora, Williams power Louisville easily past Southern 104-54

Nov. 13, 2018 10:56 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The second act of Louisville's Chris Mack era produced the same outcome as the first, but this time the Cardinals came away with a much better showing. Jordan Nwora scored a career-high 20 points as the Cardinals (2-0) easily dominated Southern 104-54 Tuesday night. Malik Williams...

Authorities: Custody dispute played role in family's slaying

Nov. 13, 2018 10:32 PM EST

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities arrested a family of four Tuesday in the gruesome 2016 slayings of eight people from another family in rural Ohio, a crime that prosecutors suggested stemmed from a custody dispute. The announcement marked the culmination of a massive investigative effort that began after...

No. 13 Iowa women beat Western Kentucky 104-67

Nov. 13, 2018 9:13 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Megan Gustafson scored 29 points, making all 13 of her shots, Makenzie Meyer made five 3-pointers and scored a career-high 21 points and No. 13 Iowa beat Western Kentucky 104-67 on Tuesday night. Gustafson became the second player in program history to surpass 1,000 career...

The Latest: "Thank God!" says massacre Facebook page leader

Nov. 13, 2018 6:06 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on arrests in the 2016 killing of eight family members in Ohio (all times local): 6 p.m. A woman who has helped lead a social media group focused on the 2016 shootings of eight family members in rural Ohio says she's both shocked and relieved at news of arrests. Verlina...

Kentucky abortion fight aimed at second-trimester procedure

Nov. 13, 2018 5:06 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Attorneys for Kentucky's socially conservative governor and the state's only abortion clinic opened their latest legal fight Tuesday, this time over a lawsuit challenging a new state law aimed at a common second-trimester procedure to end pregnancies. Anti-abortion activists gathered...

The Latest: Newest abortion court fight opens in Kentucky

Nov. 13, 2018 11:49 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on a federal trial over a lawsuit challenging a Kentucky abortion law (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Attorneys for Kentucky's socially conservative governor and the state's only abortion clinic have opened their latest legal fight over an abortion-related law passed by the...

Vols' Taylor seeks consistency after dominant performance

Nov. 12, 2018 8:36 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — On a couple of occasions this season, Tennessee outside linebacker Darrell Taylor has resembled one of the most dominant pass rushers in the nation. The rest of the year, he hasn't been much of a factor. The best version of Taylor showed up last week when he sacked Terry Wilson four...

Louisville interim coach says last 2 games not 'about me'

Nov. 12, 2018 5:59 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville interim football coach Lorenzo Ward said he is focused solely on salvaging the Cardinals' final two games rather than whether he will have the job permanently. It's unclear who will be Louisville's next head coach, whether it's Ward or possibly Purdue's Jeff Brohm, a...