Madisonville North Hopkins High School is beginning its search for a new football coach. The Madisonville Messenger reports Will Weaver resigned Monday after five seasons, citing personal reasons. Weaver was 31-24 during his tenure, including a 9-3 record in the 2011 season. Defensive coordinator Brock Shoulders has been named as interim coach.
Murray State basketballer Isaiah Cannan has been named the Ohio Valley Conference player of the week for the sixth time this season. The junior averaged 21 points and shot 52 percent from the field--including 53 percent from three point range in wins over Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech last week. The Racers will play in the semifinals of the OVC Tournament Friday night in Nashville.