CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago guard Jimmy Butler sprained his left thumb in the Bulls’ exhibition game against the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Tre Roberson accounted for four second-half touchdowns and Nick Aussieker kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired, rallying Illinois State past Western Illinois 37-34 on Saturday.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah had four 1-yard touchdown runs and quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. scored on a 16-yard reception, leading No. 19 Nebraska to a 38-17 victory at Northwestern on Saturday night.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern wide receiver Miles Shuler has been taken off the field on a stretcher after a short reception against Nebraska.