UNDATED (WHTC) - In the state high school football tournament last night, Zeeland West downed Zeeland East, 44-13, and Saugatuck fell at Pewamo-Westphalia, 57-21. The Dux will host the winner of today’s Forest Hills Northern at Grand Rapids Christian in a second round playoff contest next Friday or Saturday, with coverage on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live; an official confirmation of date and time will be on Monday.
Hope College travels to Trine University in Angola, Indiana this afternoon for a MIAA football contest. Hear the game on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live, beginning at 12:40 PM.
Grand Valley State is home to Hillsdale at Luebbers Stadium in Allendale tonight.
In state major college football, Michigan visits Michigan State today, and Eastern Michigan invades Toledo this evening.
Justin Abdelkader’s goal with 3:24 left stood up as the game-winner, as the Red Wings won at Calgary last night, 4-3. Detroit travels to Edmonton this evening, with broadcast time on 1450 WHTC at 9:40 PM.
The Chicago Blackhawks return to action this afternoon in Winnipeg against the Jets.
Mike Conley’s 22-point performance helped Memphis outlast the visiting Pistons in overtime last night, 111-108. Detroit welcomes Boston to the Palace tomorrow evening.
The Chicago Bulls play the 76ers in Philadelphia tonight.
Gustav Nyquist set up both of Tomas Jurco’s goals in a three-assist performance, spearheading the Griffins’ 6-4 triumph in Cleveland versus the Lake Erie Monsters last night. Grand Rapids skates at Rockford tomorrow evening.