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Judge to arraign ex-DA charged in Arbery killing's aftermath

Nov. 29, 2022 17:16 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia prosecutor charged more than a year ago with hindering the police investigation into the 2020 killing of Ahmaud Arbery has been ordered to appear before a judge next month for her first court appearance. Superior Court Judge John R. Turner on...

FBI confirms remains in landfill belong to Georgia toddler

Nov. 28, 2022 15:26 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The FBI on Monday confirmed that the bones found in a Georgia landfill are those of a toddler who had been reported missing last month and whose mother was arrested last week on charges including murder. The FBI used DNA analysis to confirm that the bones...

Fields' 21 lead Fairfield past Evansville 63-56

Nov. 27, 2022 23:35 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Caleb Fields’ 21 points helped Fairfield defeat Evansville 63-56 on Sunday night at the Hostilo Hoops Community Classic. Fields shot 5 for 12 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 10 of 12 from the free throw line for the Stags (2-5). Allan Jeanne-Rose scored 12...

Holden scores 24 as Towson beats Mercer 70-60

Nov. 27, 2022 20:06 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Cameron Holden's 24 points helped Towson defeat Mercer 70-60 on Sunday night. Holden had 10 rebounds and five assists for the Tigers (7-1). Charles Thompson scored 17 points while going 6 of 12 and 5 of 8 from the free throw line, and added eight rebounds. Ryan...

Moore's 28 powers South Alabama past Robert Morris, 84-70

Nov. 27, 2022 18:27 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Isaiah Moore had 28 points in South Alabama's 84-70 victory over Robert Morris on Sunday. Moore added five rebounds for the Jaguars (3-4). Kevin Samuel scored 23 points while shooting 11 of 17 from the field, and added 12 rebounds and four blocks. Greg Parham...

Krikke leads Valparaiso to 81-79 OT win over James Madison

Nov. 27, 2022 15:51 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Ben Krikke scored 23 points and Nick Edwards scored with 1.9 seconds remaining in overtime as Valparaiso defeated James Madison 81-79 on Sunday. Krikke also contributed seven rebounds for the Beacons (3-4). Quinton Green was 5 of 10 shooting, including 5 for 9...

Craig's double-double helps Mercer holds off Fairfield 60-58

Nov. 26, 2022 23:38 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — David Craig had 18 points and 11 rebounds in Mercer's 60-58 win against Fairfield on Saturday night. Shawn Walker scored 16 points while going 7 of 10 from the field, for the Bears (4-3). Luis Hurtado scored nine. Supreme Cook led the Stags (1-5)...

Strawbridge has 21, Evansville beats Robert Morris 54-53

Nov. 26, 2022 19:26 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Kenny Strawbridge scored 21 points as Evansville beat Robert Morris 54-53 on Saturday night. Strawbridge shot 7 for 16 (4 for 6 from 3-point range) and 3 of 5 from the free throw line for the Purple Aces (2-5). Blaise Beauchamp was 5 of 11 shooting, including 3...

Holden scores 19, Towson beats South Alabama 62-60

Nov. 26, 2022 17:18 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Cameron Holden's 19 points helped Towson defeat South Alabama 62-60 on Saturday. Holden had nine rebounds, eight assists, and four steals for the Tigers (6-1). Nygal Russell scored 14 points while finishing 6 of 10 from the floor. Charles Thompson finished 4 of...

Freidel's 13 help James Madison take down South Dakota State

Nov. 26, 2022 14:43 PM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Noah Freidel scored 13 points as James Madison beat South Dakota State 79-60 on Saturday. Freidel was 5 of 13 shooting (3 for 8 from distance) for the Dukes (6-1). Alonzo Sule scored 11 points and added seven rebounds. Mezie Offurum shot 4 of 8 from the field...