Scotty Hopson (UHA) had eight points and five rebounds as Tennessee rallied past Ole Miss 71-69 in overtime Saturday. UT is now 14-2 overall and 2-0 in SEC play.
Austin Peay beat Tennessee State 79-77 Saturday as former Heritage Christian Academy star Jon Fraley had 11 points and nine rebounds. The Governors are now 10-9 overall and 4-3 in the OVC.
Former Trigg County Lady Wildcat Laquisha Boyd had a career high 10 points and grabbed two rebounds to help Spaulding University beat Blackburn College 57-41 Saturday. In five games for Spaulding, Boyd is averaging 3.6 points and two rebounds in just over six minutes of action.
Former Miss Basketball Arnika Brown had 16 points and 14 rebounds to lead Western Kentucky to a 73-62 win over Florida International yesterday at Diddle Arena. WKU is now 10-7 overall and 4-2 in the Sun Belt Conference.
Brown's former teammate at Christian County, Lydia Watkins, came off the bench to score 15 points, grab seven rebounds, and block two shots to help Kentucky beat Alabama 88-63. UK is now 14-3 overall and 2-2 in the SEC following their 12th straight home win.
Caldwell County's Melly Heaton had six points and three rebounds to help Campbellsville beat Georgetown 73-62 on Saturday. Campbellsville is off to the best start in school history at 17-1.