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(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news: Colts visit Texans Sunday.  Colts’ Luck out, status in question.  Pacers dump Cavs. College football preview.  College hoops preview.

>>Colts Visit Texans Sunday

(Indianapolis, IN)  —  The Colts continue preparations for Sunday’s division matchup against the Texans in Houston.  Indy sits at 2-and-6 on the season and hopes to snap  three-game slide.  Houston enters at 3-and-4.  Tennessee and Jacksonville are tied for the division lead at 4-and-3.

>>Colts’ Luck Out, Status In Question

(Indianapolis, IN)  —  Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is still out and his return for 2017 looks very bleak.  Luck has not practiced during the past three weeks after experiencing a setback during his return to practice in early October.  He sought different opinions on the injury, but the team wants to make sure Luck will be okay in the long-term.  The Colts worked out free-agent quarterback Josh Johnson on Wednesday.

>>Pacers Dump Cavaliers

(Cleveland, OH)  —  The Pacers went into Cleveland and came away with a 124-107 victory last night. Indiana outscored the Cavs by 16 in the second half to pull away.  All five Pacers starters were in double-figures, led by Thaddeus Young’s 26 points.  Darren Collison added 25 and Victor Oladipo put up 23.  Cleveland shot 50-percent from the field, but only 7-of-31 from three.  Indiana is 5-and-3 and travels to face the 76ers tomorrow night.

>>College Football Preview

(Undated)  —  Number-three Notre Dame is at home versus Wake Forest on Saturday.  The Fighting Irish are riding a six-game win streak since losing to top-ranked Georgia in Week Two.  Purdue is 3-and-5 and hopes to snap a three-game slide.  The Boilermakers host Illinois.  Indiana is also 3-and-5 with three straight losses. The Hoosiers visit ninth-ranked Wisconsin.

>>College Hoops Preview

(Undated)  —  All four of the Indiana Division-One men’s college basketball programs are hosting exhibition games this week.  Purdue beat NAIA-school Carroll last night, 98-71.  Tomorrow night, Notre Dame hosts NAIA-school Bethel.  On Saturday, Butler hosts Division-Two Lincoln Memorial, and Indiana hosts Division-Two Indianapolis on Sunday.