Sports, including other media outlets, are reporting that Memphis coach Justin Fuente will be Virginia Tech's new football coach, succeeding Frank Beamer, who is stepping down at the end of the season.

MOBILE, Ala. - University of South Alabama sophomore Taishaun Johnson will transfer out of the men's basketball program at the end of the fall semester. The decision to leave was made by mutual consent. He will not play the rest of the season.

Greenwood, S.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne men's basketball team (5-0) kept its perfect record intact after dispatching Livingstone (1-4), 105-77, Friday evening on the first day of the Finis Horne Classic.

WHS JV Boys In Tournament Finals....WEST JEFFERSON, NC - The Watauga High boy's junior varsity basketball team marched its way into the finals of the Dr. Pepper/Triangle Vending Inviational with a 51-48 win against West Wilkes Friday night as Ashe County High School.

Mercer Squeaks Past App State....NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Frank Eaves (Greensboro, N.C./Page) matched his career high with 31 points---finishing the day 11-for-22 from the field and a gaudy 7-of-15 from three-point range---but it wasn't enough as Appalachian State University men’s basketball team fell to Mercer in heartbreaking fashion ,71-70 on Friday evening.