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@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Sports  —  It’s basketball madness for local colleges and the pros on this St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  Indiana University is turning the page in their men’s basketball program leaving coach Tom Crean in the last chapter. IU fired Crean on Thursday after nine seasons in Bloomington. They made this move on the same day that three […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Sports  —  It’s a big day for Boilermakers, Bulldogs & Fighting Irish! The NCAA Tournament ‘Round of 64’ tips off on this pre-St. Patty’s Day Thursday leaving lots of teams looking to exhibit skill while welcoming a bit of luck usually associated with the Irish. Three Indiana schools are getting in on today’s action. Purdue is the […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com Local News An education icon in the Indianapolis community and the wife of a legendary coach has died. Betty Crowe was the wife of basketball coach Ray Crowe when he led the Crispus Attucks Tigers to a 60-to-1 record and groundbreaking back-to-back state titles in 1955 and 1956. She was a proud Attucks graduate […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com Sports —   An Indiana Pacers great does not leave any questions unanswered about his position on the current protest against racial injustice and police brutality helmed by popular NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Click the media player below to hear the latest from retired NBA shooting guard Reggie Miller: The Indianapolis Colts ‘do battle’ […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy.com Sports —  Take a listen to the latest with the Indiana Fever, the Colts and the NFL’s challenges while honoring 9/11 victims and protesting racial injustice at the hands of police at the same time. WTLC’s Kim Wells has all the scoop in the media player below. # (@PraiseIndy) # *Late-boxing legend Muhammad […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  — So the next wave of ‘Attack Kaepernick’ is underway. Now the San Francisco 49ers superstar quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, is defending himself and his message again so it doesn’t get swept up and lost in the chatter. Kaepernick says he is not a Muslim and is attributing the rumor to […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy.com Sports Update… Lawrence North High School graduates Ashely Spencer and Felisha Johnson are heading to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil. Spencer will run the 400-meter hurdles for Team USA after finishing second at the Olympic Trials Sunday in Oregon. Johnson will compete in the shot put after clinching her spot at the Trials last […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy.com News & Sports Cloudy, foggy and rainy on this Independence Day morning. There’s a real chance of heavy rain this afternoon that may clear by fireworks time. Know that a number of local fireworks shows –some of the smaller ones in some of the outlying areas are being delayed until the weekend (check with […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy News Legendary boxer and human rights activist Muhammad Ali is dead at the age of 74. A family spokesman confirmed that Ali died at Phoenix-area hospital where was being treated for a respiratory issue that was complicated by the Parkinson’s he was diagnosed with in the 1980’s. The most recognizable sports figure of […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy News Boxing legend Muhammad Ali remains hospitalized as word comes that his condition is said to be more serious than previously stated. The London Daily Mirror is reporting Ali’s children have rushed to his bedside at a Phoenix-area hospital. Ali was being treated for a respiratory issue that has been complicated by the Parkinson’s disease he was […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy Sports The medical records of thousands of NFL players could be in the wrong hands. Deadspin is reporting that a backpack containing a laptop with medical records was stolen from the car of a Washington Washington Football Team trainer in April right here in Indy. According to a letter from the NFL Players […]

Source: Photog Unknown/Courtesy @edcarpenter20 Twitter @KwellsComm PraiseIndy.com News & Sports Some people value education as a top priority. Heading into this 100th Anniversary of the Indy 500 auto race, one of the drivers credits his experience at an Indianapolis college for his success in the racing industry and beyond. Click the media player below and take […]