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WHPO Sports Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: March 03, 2014
  • city: Hoopeston

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

3/3/14

Here’s your WHPO Sports Update….


NASCAR….

Kevin Harvick led 224 of 312 laps on Sunday en route to his second straight Sprint Cup victory at Phoenix International Raceway.  Daytona 500 winner Dale Earbhardt, Jr. finished 2nd.


College Basketball…
Big Ten (Sunday):

#20 Iowa held off Purdue 83 – 76

Indiana knocked off #22 Ohio State 72 – 64

#14 Wisconsin beat Penn State 71 – 66

(Saturday):

Illinois upset #18 Michigan State 53 – 46


NBA…

Bulls had no trouble with the Knicks, winning 109 – 90

Pacers beat the Jazz 94 – 91


NHL….

Blackhawks pounded Pittsburg Saturday 5 – 1 in the snow at Soldier Field


Golf…

Russell Henley won the Honda Classic after Rory McIlory threw away his 3-round lead and Tiger Woods made a late charge but then withdrew from the tournament with back pain.