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Missouri State holds off Evansville 55-51

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Dequon Miller converted three of four free throws in the final nine seconds to help Missouri State hold on to beat Evansville, 55-51 Wednesday night. Jaylon Brown’s layup with 11 seconds left got

Nebraska fires defensive coordinator Mark Banker

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Mike Riley fired defensive coordinator Mark Banker on Wednesday after the unit underperformed in some of the Cornhuskers’ most important games. Banker coached with Riley for 20 years, including 14 years

City High School Basketball Scores & Schedule

MONDAY’S SCORES GIRLS KEARNEY TOURNAMENT – 1ST ROUND Lafayette 59 (8-3) Fort Osage 28 TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE BOYS Benton @ Pleasant Hill Bishop LeBlond vs. Mid-Buchanan Central vs. Oak Park Lafayette vs. East Buchanan GIRLS Bishop LeBlond @