Here is the latest sports news: Pacers drop Heat, clinch playoff spot. Pirates drop Blue Jays. Purdue’s season over.
>>Pacers Drop Heat In Overtime, Clinch Playoff Spot
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Pacers locked up a playoff spot with a 113-107 win over the Heat in overtime last night in Indianapolis. Victor Oladipo finished with 23 points in the win as the Pacers locked up their seventh playoff spot in the past eight seasons. Indiana visits Golden State tomorrow.
>>Pirates Drop Blue Jays
(Dunedin, FL) — Joe Musgrove tossed five innings of one-run ball as the Pirates beat the Blue Jays 7-4 in Dunedin, Florida. The Pirates face off with the Phillies today. Opening Day for the Bucs is Thursday on the road at Detroit. The Indianapolis Indians open the regular season on April 6th versus the Columbus.
>>Purdue’s Season Over
(Boston, MA) — The Boilermakers’ season is over following a 78-65 Sweet 16 loss to Texas Tech on Friday. Carsen Edwards racked up 30 points in defeat. Purdue ends the season with a record of 30-and-7. Loyola-Chicago, Michigan, Villanova and Kansas will meet in San Antonio Saturday for the Final Four.