UNDATED (WHTC) - In state high school girls’ basketball tournament district semifinal action last night: Holland lost to Hudsonville, 30-26; Holland Christian defeated Unity Christian, 39-32; Hamilton beat Zeeland West, 43-18; Saugatuck defeated Fennville, 48-35; Black River fell to Western Michigan Christian, 43-28; and Calvary lost to The Potter’s House, 42-38. Tomorrow evening, district finals see Holland Christian meet Hamilton at Unity Christian, and Saugatuck host Western Michigan Christian.
The high school boys’ basketball regular season ends along the Lakeshore tonight, as Holland is at Reeths-Puffer, Holland Christian is at Covenant Christian, West Ottawa is at Catholic Central, Hamilton hosts Kelloggsville, Saugatuck is at Decatur, Fennville hosts Bridgman, Black River is at Watervliet, and Calvary is at Wellspring Preparatory. We’ll have first round MHSAA tournament action on Monday evening, with the Zeeland West-Allendale game from Hamilton at 5:40 PM on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live, and the Zeeland East at Holland contest at 6:40 PM on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live.
Anze Kopitar set up one goal in the third period, and then scored the game-winner with 4:48 left, as Los Angeles rallied to beat the visiting Red Wings last night, 2-1. Detroit is at San Jose this evening, with coverage on 1450 WHTC beginning at 10:10 PM.
The Chicago Blackhawks skate in St. Louis against the Blues tonight.
Exhibition baseball yesterday saw the Tigers lose to Atlanta, 5-3; the Cubs fall to the LA Dodgers, 11-7; and the White Sox beat Texas, 8-4. Today, the Tigers’ game with Tampa Bay is on 1450 WHTC at 1 PM; the Cubs face Oakland, and the White Sox take on Milwaukee.
In college basketball last night, Michigan lost at Penn State, 84-78; Western Michigan won at Toledo, 65-62; Central Michigan fell at Ball State, 95-90; and Eastern Michigan downed Northern Illinois, 53-41. This evening, Detroit is in Philadelphia to face Temple. Hear the Wheaton at Hope NCAA Division III women’s tournament first round game tomorrow night at 7:10 PM on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live.
Brandon Knight scored 32 points as the Pistons won at Washington last night, 96-95. Detroit plays the Hornets in New Orleans tomorrow evening.
The Chicago Bulls welcome Philadelphia to the United Center tonight.