INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Briann January scored 19 points and Shavonte Zellous added 18 to help the Indiana Fever beat the Chicago Sky 77-70 on Saturday night in the opener of the Eastern Conference finals.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is reminding football fans that its new smoke-free campus policy applies to tailgaters in Memorial Stadium parking lots.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher says he was in Michael Sam’s corner from the start and that having the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team was no distraction at all in training camp.
CHICAGO (AP) — Offers of help are pouring in after a newspaper story revealed that one of Chicago’s Little League champions and his family have struggled with homelessness.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox recalled right-handed pitchers Chris Bassitt and Eric Surkamp from Triple-A Charlotte for their split doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
The Silver Streaks opened the 2014 campaign with an exciting win 26-22 win versus Moline — a game that, until Thursday, wasn’t a sure thing as the Galesburg teachers strike went on.