(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Pacers visit Pelicans. Colts sign WR Grant and OL Slauson. Purdue preps for Sweet 16.
>>Pacers Visit Pelicans Tomorrow
(New Orleans, LA) — The Pacers will be back in action tonight when they visit the New Orleans Pelicans. Indiana is 41-and-30 on the season, good for fourth in the East. They are a half-game behind the Cavaliers for third, but only a half-game ahead of the fifth-place Wizards. The Pelicans are also 41-and-30 after a win against the Mavericks last night.
>>Colts Sign Ryan Grant, Matt Slauson
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Colts continue to add free agents as the NFL draft gets closer. Indy signed wide receiver Ryan Grant and offensive lineman Matt Slauson. The Colts signed Grant to a one-year contract after a deal with the Ravens was voided following a failed physical with the teams medical staff. He has never missed a game in his four-year NFL career. Slauson has started 108 games over a 10-season career. The Colts also re-signed corner back Pierre Desir.
>>Purdue Preps For Sweet 16
(West Lafayette, IN) — Purdue is getting set for its Sweet 16 matchup with third-seeded Texas Tech on Friday in Boston. The Boilermakers topped 15th-seed Cal State Fullerton and 10th-seeded Butler in the first two rounds of the East Region. Purdue is expected to be without center Isaac Haas after he broke his elbow against Fullerton in the first-round. Top-seed Villanova plays fifth-seeded West Virginia in the other East Region semifinal.