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LINCOLN, Neb. — The Cornhuskers are a team no one wants to play in the Big Ten for fear of what could happen. With a hot start fueled by Rienk Mast and Keisei Tominaga, Nebraska dealt the Purdue Boilermakers their second loss of the season. The 88-71 victory is the Cornhuskers’ first win over a […] The post Nebraska Upsets #1 Purdue, Their First Win Over No. 1 Team In Four Decades appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

  PISCATAWAY, NJ.-The Indiana Hoosier men’s basketball team squandered an early seven point lead and lost to the Rutgers Scarlet Knights Tuesday night 66-57. After turning it over only four times in Friday’s win against Ohio State, the Hoosiers turned it over 18 times and Rutgers scored 18 points off those turnovers. The Hoosiers also […] The post Rutgers Humbles the Hoosiers in Piscataway appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

The Pacers will be without All-Star guard Tyrese Haliburton for at least the next few weeks. He underwent an MRI on his left leg Tuesday morning and it confirmed a hamstring strain. Adding to the news, Adrian Wojnarowski reported that it’s a Grain 1 sprain — which is positive news, all things considered. Grade 1s typically […]

INDIANAPOLIS — AJ Foyt Racing is shoring up its driver line-up for the 2024 season as they are confirming one driver will be back, while another is confirming he won’t be. Santino Ferrucci, who finished third in last year’s Indianapolis 500, will continue to drive the 14-car at Foyt in 2024. The result in the […] The post Ferrucci Returns Full-Time To Foyt, Pedersen Out For 2024 appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

INDIANAPOLIS–The Indianapolis Colts Head Coach Shane Steichen had a chance to reflect on this past season that saw his team go 9-8 and narrowly miss out on the playoffs. “To come up short, it was very disappointing but a lot to learn from – myself, everybody involved going forward so we can have a hell […] The post Colts Head Coach Reflects on 2023-24 Season appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

INDIANAPOLIS–Indiana Pacers guard Tyrese Haliburton appears to have avoided a serious injury. In an update Tuesday morning, ESPN Senior NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski posted on X that Haliburton “has a Grade 1 left hamstring strain, an MRI revealed on Tuesday, sources tell ESPN. He’s expected to be re-evaluated in approximately two weeks but there’s relief that […] The post Reports: Pacers Guard Tyrese Haliburton Avoids Serious Injury appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

INDIANAPOLIS–The owner of the Indianapolis Colts Jim Irsay is being treated for a “severe respiratory illness”, said the Colts on Tuesday. “While this unfortunately means he won’t be able to perform with his band this week in Los Angeles, he is receiving excellent care and looks forward to returning to the stage as soon as […] The post Colts Owner Jim Irsay Has “Severe Respiratory Illness” appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers beat the Boston Celtics 133-131 on Monday night. Bennedict Mathurin scored 26 points and sealed the victory with two clutch free throws in the final 0.6 seconds. Despite an injury to guard Tyrese Haliburton and 26 lead changes, the Pacers (21-15) showed great resilience.   Haliburton suffered a left hamstring […] The post Pacers Overcome Haliburton Injury, Edge Celtics 133-131 in Thrilling Victory appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

NFL Postseason Power Rankings: A Look At All 32 Teams Alrighty guys, you know it’s time for this week’s weekly power rankings. I’m tossing in a question for each team, whether they be a playoff team or not. Leave a comment or Tweet (errr X me) at @TheOnlySweeney to share your thoughts about his power […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Indy Eleven has named Sean McAuley as their new head coach. McAuley takes over the Indy side after previous head coach, Mark Lowery, stepped aside at the end of the team’s previous campaign. McAuley, a native of Sheffield, England, comes to Indy after having served as an assistant with Minnesota United FC of […] The post Sean McAuley Named New Head Coach Of Indy Eleven appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.