(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Former Colts’ RB James named HOF finalist. Colson out for Fighting Irish. Pacers in action tonight. College hoops roundup.
>>James HOF Finalist
(Indianapolis, IN) — Former Colts running back, Edgerrin James is one of 15 finalists for the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame. The former Miami Hurricane standout was also selected as a finalist in the 2016 Hall of Fame class, but was not inducted. The 2018 inductees will be announced on February 3rd, one day before Super Bowl LII. James is the Colts all-time leader in rushing yards with 9,226 and rushing touchdowns with 64.
>>Colson Out For Notre Dame
(South Bend, IN) — Notre Dame will be without All-American forward Bonzi Colson for a large chunk of the season due to a fractured left foot. The Senior is expected to miss eight weeks after suffering the injury in practice. Colson leads the Fighting Irish in scoring and rebounding with 21.4 points and 10.4 rebounds per game.
>>Pacers Visit Bucks Tonight
(Milwaukee, WI) — The Pacers will look to snap a four-game skid against the Bucks tonight in Milwaukee. Indiana has been without star guard Victor Oladipo, who has already been ruled out for tonight’s game making it his fourth straight absence. The Pacers have dropped to eighth place in the Eastern Conference at 19-and-18. Milwaukee is 19-and-16.
>>College Basketball Roundup
(Undated) — In local college hoops action last night, Wisconsin knocked off Indiana 71-61 in Madison and Butler fell to fourth-ranked Xavier 86-79 in Cincinnati. Tonight, Purdue will host Rutgers and Indiana State heads out to face Loyola-Chicago. Notre Dame will also be on the floor tonight as they play host to NC State. Butler will return to the court on Saturday to welcome 21st-ranked Seton Hall, while Indiana goes on the road to square off with Minnesota.