(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Colts prep for Jags. Pacers host Nets. Former Butler standout Gordon Hayward injured in Boston debut. College football roundup.
>>Colts Host Jags Next
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Colts will now be on a short week as they prep to welcome the Jaguars to Lucas Oil Stadium. Indy sits at 2-and-4 coming off of a loss to the Titans on Monday night. Jacksonville is 3-and-3 after a loss to the Rams on Sunday. Indy is 22-and-10 all time against the Jags, but the teams have split the season-series each of the past two seasons.
>>Pacers Open Season Tonight
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Indiana Pacers tip off regular season action tonight as they host the Brooklyn Nets at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The new-look Pacers have moved on from Larry Bird and Paul George, and brought in former Hoosier Victor Oladipo. Nate McMillan is entering his second season as head coach. Tip off is set for 7:00 p.m.
>>Celtics’ Hayward Stretchered Off With Fractured Ankle
(Cleveland, OH) — It was a short-lived debut for new Celtics forward Gordon Hayward. The team has confirmed the former Butler Bulldog suffered a fractured left ankle minutes into the season opener against the Cavaliers in Cleveland. Hayward was carried off the Quicken Loans Arena court on a stretcher as a stunned crowd looked on. Hayward signed with Boston as a free-agent after spending his first seven seasons with Utah.
>>College Football Roundup
(Undated) — In college football action on Saturday, 16th-ranked Notre Dame welcomes number-10 USC to South Bend. The Irish are 5-and-1, while the Trojans come in at 6-and-1. Also on Saturday, 3-and-3 Purdue visits Rutgers, and Indiana visits Michigan State.