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Today’s schedule

Girls’ Basketball

Clinton Prairie at Attica, 7:30 p.m.

Swimming and Diving

Western Boone at Frankfort, 6 p.m.

Carroll at Clinton Central, 6 p.m.


Delphi at Frankfort, 6:30 p.m.

Clinton Central at Sheridan, 6 p.m.

California wildfires force LA Rams to hold practice indoors

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams decided not to practice outdoors due to poor air quality around their training complex in Ventura County, where a wildfire has burned more than 100 square miles.

The Rams’ complex is about 25 miles from the blaze, but the resulting smoke caused enough problems in air quality Wednesday to persuade the Rams to skip practice in favor of a walk-through indoors at nearby Cal Lutheran University.

Coach Sean McVay says if the air quality is still poor Thursday, the Rams will practice at the University of Southern California in downtown Los Angeles.

The Rams (9-3) are preparing for an important showdown Sunday with the Philadelphia Eagles (10-2) at the Coliseum. The fires aren’t expected to affect the game.

Proposed site for A’s ballpark falls through

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics’ proposed site for a new ballpark near Laney College fell through with the board of the Peralta Community College District.

A’s President Dave Kaval and his team had considered this the top spot and had engaged in conversations with community members, officials and business owners in the area in hopes of building a privately financed ballpark to open as soon as 2023. Kaval’s group had finalized three spots, also including one near Jack London Square in downtown Oakland and the current site of the Oakland Coliseum that the club shares with the NFL’s Oakland Raiders.

The A’s released a statement Wednesday: “We are shocked by Peralta’s decision to not move forward. All we wanted to do was enter into a conversation about how to make this work for all of Oakland, Laney, and the Peralta Community College District. We are disappointed that we will not have that opportunity.”

Bengals safety Iloka has 1-game suspension overturned

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals safety George Iloka had his one-game suspension overturned on appeal Wednesday, leaving him with a $36,464.50 fine for his hit to Antonio Brown’s head on Monday night.

Iloka and Steelers receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster each got a one-game suspension from the NFL in the aftermath of Pittsburgh’s 23-20 win at Paul Brown Stadium. Iloka hit Brown in the head while trying to break up his game-tying touchdown catch.

Smith-Schuster was suspended for leveling linebacker Vontaze Burfict with a blindside hit and then taunting him by standing over him. Smith-Schuster has apologized for thetaunting.

The Bengals (5-7) host the Bears (3-9) on Sunday.