Hobbton’s varsity boys basketball team got its first win of the season on Tuesday night, 49-40, over visiting Union as senior Jordan Pearsall scored 21 points on 9-for-11 field goal shooting. … Dunn Area Sports has received its 138,000th view. Thank you! … Host Alabama handed Auburn its first loss in men’s college basketball, 83-64, on Wednesday night. South Carolina topped No. 10 Kentucky, 81-78, in Columbia on a 3-pointer from 34 feet at the buzzer by Jermaine Couisnard. … LSU quarterback Joe Burrow said Cleveland Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr., an LSU alumnus, was handing out cash to LSU players after the national championship game on Monday night. … No. 22 Memphis (13-3) hosts Cincinnati (10-6) tonight at 7 p.m. (ESPN). Santa Clara (15-3) visits No. 1 Gonzaga (18-1) at 11 p.m. (ESPN2).