Saturday, November 28
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Brandon Doughty threw for 370 yards, including five touchdowns, as Western Kentucky routed Marshall 49-28 to win the East Division of Conference USA yesterday. The Hilltoppers earned the right to host the conference championship game on Dec. 5 against the winner of today's game between Southern Miss and Louisiana Tech.
NEW YORK (AP) — Green Gratto pulled a 24-1 upset in the $250,000 Fall Highweight Handicap, the Thanksgiving Day feature at Aqueduct. The longest shot in the seven-horse field set the pace under Kendrick Carmouche and held off the late charge from Palace by a head.
DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — The Pizza Man delivered a two-length victory in the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup on Thursday at Del Mar. Ridden by Hall of Famer Mike Smith, The Pizza Man ran 1 1/2 miles in 2:31.75 and paid $4.20, $2.80 and $2.60 as the even-money favorite.
ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Jeremy Senglin scored 23 points and Weber State beat Murray State 75-59 in the championship game of the Gulf Coast Showcase on Wednesday. Senglin was 8 of 9 from the field including four 3-pointers for the Wildcats (4-2). Joel Bolomboy had a double-double, scoring 15 points with 10 rebounds. Dusty Baker added 11 points and three assists.