Here is the latest sports news: Blazers down Pacers. Pacers visit Lakers. Pacers’ Oladipo not named All-Star starter. College hoops roundup.
>>Blazers Down Pacers
(Portland, OR) — The Pacers scored just a dozen points in the in the fourth quarter as they lost to the Blazers, 100-86, in Portland. Victor Oladipo and Darren Collison each scored 23 points in defeat. Indiana fell to 24-and-21. Collison shot five-of-six from beyond the arc, while the rest of the team shot two-for-20.
>>Pacers Visit Lakers
(Los Angeles, CA) — The Pacers continue their West Coast road trip tonight as they visit the Los Angeles Lakers. Indiana has won three of its past four games. Lonzo Ball will sit out for the Lakers. They’re 0-and-8 without him this season and 15-and-29 overall.
>>Pacers’ Oladipo Not All-Star Starter
(Indianapolis, IN) — Pacers guard Victor Oladipo fell short in votes to start the NBA All-Star Game. Oladipo can still make the All-Star Game if NBA coaches select him as a reserve. The former Hoosier is averaging a career-high 24.3 points per game.
>>College Hoops Roundup
(Undated) — In college hoops action last night, IUPUI fell to Cleveland State, 70-67. Tonight, Indiana travels to face ninth-ranked Michigan State. Tomorrow, Butler visits DePaul, Notre Dame visits Clemson, Purdue visits Iowa, Ball State visits Miami-Ohio, IUPUI travels to Youngstown State, and Indiana State hosts Illinois State