(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Colts close preseason Thursday. No Luck update. Fever have two games left. Indians fall to Clippers, doubleheader in Louisville today. College football preview. Former Irish QB Kizer named Cleveland’s starter.
>>Colts Close Preseason Thursday
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Colts close out the preseason on Thursday at home versus the Cincinnati Bengals. All NFL teams must trim their rosters from 90 players to 53 players by Saturday afternoon. The Colts are 1-and-2 this preseason following Saturday’s win at Pittsburgh.
>>No Luck Update
(Indianapolis, IN) — As the preseason comes to a close this week, there is still no sign of Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. He’s still on the physically-unable-to-perform list as he recovers from offseason shoulder surgery. Scott Tolzien is in line to start for Indianapolis in Week One. The Colts visit the L.A. Rams on September 10th to start the season.
>>Fever Have Two Games Left
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Indiana Fever have two games left this season, and both are at home. They’ll host the Minnesota Lynx on Wednesday, before closing the season on Saturday versus the San Antonio Stars. At 9-and-23, the Fever have been eliminated from playoff contention. They’re riding a six-game losing streak.
>>Clippers Edge Indians
(Indianapolis, IN) — Tyler Glasnow struck out nine batters over six innings of three-run ball, but the Indians fell to the Clippers, 3-2, at Victory Field. Glasnow’s record fell to 8-and-2. Erich Weiss homered in defeat. The Indians visit the Louisville Bats today and will play a doubleheader. First pitch for Game one is at 5 p.m.
>>College Football Preview
(Undated) — The college football season kicks into high gear this week nationwide. On Thursday, Indiana plays host to second-ranked Ohio State in Bloomington. On Saturday, Notre Dame plays host to Temple in South Bend. Purdue faces number-17 Louisville and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson at Lucas Oil Stadium.
>>Former Irish QB Kizer Named Browns’ Starter
(Cleveland, OH) — Former Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer is making a splash in the NFL. Kizer was officially the team’s starting quarterback on Sunday. Kizer threw for 2,925 yards, 26 touchdowns and nine interceptions for the Fighting Irish last fall before Cleveland chose him in the second round of this year’s NFL Draft.