Lady Tigers Win, LSU Wins College Football Title, Astros Fire Manager, GM

HARNED (01/14/20) — Breckinridge County Fighting Tiger basketball is back in action tonight at Tiger Arena against Daviess County. Coverage on WXBC begins around 6:45 ahead of a 7pm start. In other action tonight, the Cloverport Aces and Lady Aces travel to Butler County.

WHITESVILLE (01/13/20) — In high school basketball from last night, the Lady Tigers improved to 13-3 on the season with a 61-42 win at Whitesville Trinity. The Lady Tigers host Louisville Fern Creek tomorrow night at Tiger Arena.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — LSU is the national champion in college football following a 42-25 victory over Clemson in New Orleans. Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow threw for 463 yards and five touchdowns while also running for a score as LSU wrapped up its third championship since the 2003 season. Ja’Marr Chase had nine receptions for 221 yards and two touchdowns, Thaddeus Moss furnished a pair of TD grabs and Clyde Edwards-Helaire ran for 110 yards to help LSU finish 15-0.

UNDATED (AP) — Baylor climbed to No. 2 in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll after resounding road wins over Texas Tech and Kansas last week. Gonzaga maintained the top spot after breezing to a pair of victories while Duke dropped to third and unbeaten Auburn rose to fourth. Kentucky ranked 10th, while Louisville was ranked 11th.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers got 21 points and a late block from T.J. Warren to close out a 101-95 victory over Philadelphia. Ben Simmons led the 76ers with 24 points and 14 rebounds.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers are a Western Conference-leading 33-7 after LeBron James contributed 31 points and eight assists in 33 minutes of a 128-99 blowout over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Dwight Howard had 21 points and 15 rebounds off the bench for Los Angeles, which trailed by one at halftime before outscoring Cleveland 81-51 the rest of the way.

UNDATED (01/13/19) — Other NBA scores: New Orleans over Detroit, 117-110…Boston beat Chicago, 113-101…Oklahoma City 117, Minnesota 104…Orlando edged Sacramento, 114-112 and Portland over Charlotte, 115-112.

UNDATED (AP) — The Houston Astros have fired manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow after the pair were suspended by MLB for sign-stealing during the Astros’ run to the 2017 World Series title. A league investigation found that the Astros used the video feed from a center field camera to see and decode the opposing catcher’s signs. Players banged on a trash can to signal to batters what was coming, believing it would improve the batter’s odds of getting a hit.