1. Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard scored 32 points and grabbed 30 rebounds in a 111-105 win over Brooklyn Wednesday night. He became just the second player since the 1981-’82 season to have a 30-30 game.
2. Loyola Chicago beat Nevada 69-68 Thursday night to advance to the Elite Eight in the NCAA Tournament.
3. Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel threw to receivers at the University of San Diego’s pro day in front of 13 NFL scouts Thursday.
4. Former Rhode Island Coach Dan Hurley is named the new head coach at UConn replacing Kevin Ollie who was fired last week.
5. Former Cantwell HC Travis Brown has agreed to become the new OC at Northview.
6. “”One of my first football experiences was playing mud football in the rain. So it was cool to come out here and throw one last time with the guys that I’ve been throwing with for years now.”- Former USC Quarterback Sam Darnold after his pro day Wednesday at USC.
7. Former Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Mike Wallace signs a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles.
8. The Dodgers are 13-13 in Spring Training.
9. Former Lakers guard Gail Goodrich turns 75 today.
10. On this day in 1979 Larry Holmes TKOs Osvaldo Ocasio in the seventh round to retain the heavyweight boxing title.