BYU basketball to play in Chicago Invitational during Thanksgiving weekend
This news mostly leaked out when other teams released their schedules, but BYU basketball announced today that it will play in the 2011 Chicago Invitational Challenge at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, near Chicago.
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Friends hold vigil for Charlevoix plane crash victim Austin Hatch
DETROIT (AP) — Close friends have been keeping vigil at a Michigan hospital for the Indiana basketball standout fighting for his life after surviving the second plane crash of his young life.
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Lura Lynn Ryan dies with husband, ex-Gov. George Ryan, at her side
Former Illinois first lady Lura Lynn Ryan died at a Kankakee hospital Monday night, with her husband, convicted former Gov. George Ryan, at her bedside after a prison warden temporarily freed him so he could be with her one last time.Mrs. Ryan, 76, had lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis that had “made it impossible for her to breathe on her own,” said former Gov. James Thompson, a family friend …
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Coach: Indiana hoops standout in drug-induced coma
The basketball coach for an Indiana high school standout who survived a plane crash that killed his father and stepmother said Sunday the 16-year-old is in a drug-induced coma as he struggles to recover from his injuries.
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