(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news: Colts prep for Texans.  Pacers cruise past Kings.  Notre Dame number-three in CFP rankings.  College football roundup.

>>Colts Prep For Texans

(Indianapolis, IN)  —  The Colts are preparing for their Week Nine showdown with the Texans on Sunday in Houston.  Indy has dropped three-straight games to slip to 2-and-6.  The Texans are 3-and-4.  This will be the first of two meetings between the division rivals this season.

>>Pacers Roll Past Kings

(Indianapolis, IN)  —  Domantas Sabonis piled up 12 points, 16 rebounds and five assists as the Pacers cruised to an 101-83 win against the Kings at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.  Indiana hit 12-of-29 threes, including three apiece from Cory Joseph and Bojan Bogdanovic.  Bogdanovic had a team-high 17 points for Indiana, which has won two in-a-row to get above .500 at 4-and-3.

>>Pacers Visit Cavs

(Cleveland, OH)  —  The Pacers play the second game of a back-to-back tonight when they take on the Cavaliers in Cleveland.  Indy is 1-and-2 on the road this season.  Cleveland is 2-and-2 at home and 3-and-4 overall.  Tipoff is slated for 7:00 p.m.

>>Notre Dame Number-Three In First College Football Playoff Rankings

(Undated)  —  Notre Dame is in the top-four of the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season.  The Irish check in at number-three.   Georgia sits atop the poll at number-one.  Alabama is second and Clemson is fourth.  Oklahoma, Ohio State, and Penn State are the first three teams out.  TCU, Wisconsin, and Miami round out the top-10.

>>College Football Roundup

(Undated)  —  In college football action this weekend, number-three Notre Dame will look to make it seven in a row when they host Wake Forest.  The Fighting Irish are 7-and-1.  In Big Ten action, Indiana will play host to ninth-ranked Wisconsin and Purdue will welcome Illinois.