Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) celebrates a touchdown throw to tight end Dwayne Allen (83) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Faster tempo allows Colts, Luck to hold off Bears 29-23

After hearing the clamor for changes all week, the Colts cranked up the pace, took their first halftime lead of the season and, yes, even managed to pull out a badly needed victory, 29-23 victory over the Chicago Bears.


Trine opens conference play with win over Albion

The Trine football team opened its 2016 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association season off with a 35-16 victory over Albion on Saturday afternoon at Zollner Athletic Stadium.


Saint Francis rebounds with win at Siena Heights

Nobody would have blamed Ryan Nix for carrying a horseshoe or four-leaf clover with him when he took the field for what proved to be the winning field goal in a 24-22 University of Saint Francis win at Siena Heights on Saturday.

Chicago Cubs' Travis Wood reacts as he hits a home run in the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's National League Division Series against the San Francisco Giants, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Wood homers as Cubs beat Giants 5-2 for 2-0 NLDS lead

Travis Wood took over when starter Kyle Hendricks got hurt and became the first relief pitcher since 1924 to hit a postseason home run , helping the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 Saturday night for 2-0 NL Division Series lead.


Purdue pulls out overtime win at Illinois, 34-31

The Boilermakers got just what they needed from a freshman kicker who had missed more field goals this season than he had made and a freshman running back starting his first game, knocking off the Illini in overtime, 34-31.


10/7 NECC Extended Highlights

Garrett won the NECC’s big division title and Eastside claimed the small division title on Friday night.


Komets fall in exhibition opener to Indy Fuel

The Komets scored two goals in the first six minute and nine seconds of the first period but eventually fell to the Indy Fuel 4-3 in their exhibition opener Friday night at War Memorial Coliseum.


10/7 Northeast 8 Extended Highlights

A much anticipated game in the Northeast 8 turned into a one-sided affair as 4A no. 5 New Haven dominated 4A no. 10 East Noble 55-21 at John Young Stadium.


10/7 SAC Extended Highlights

The SAC”s Victory Bell belongs to 5A No. 1 Snider who rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat Bishop Dwenger 32-25. This is the first time since 2012 the Panthers have won the SAC title outright.


10/7 Highlight Zone – Week 8

5A no. 1 Snider overcame a 25-6 deficit to reigning 4A state champion Bishop Dwenger to defeat the Saints 32-25 and earn the SAC’s Victory Bell.