Sports at a glance
SFU spring game tonight
LORETTO – The Saint Francis football program will hold its annual spring game tonight at DeGol Field at 6:30 p.m.
The two teams will be Team Drayer and Team Duncan. The game will feature four 11-minute quarters.
The Red Flash, led by coach Chris Villarrial, went 5-6 season last year, including a 3-3 record in the Northeast Conference.
Tiger returns next week
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tiger Woods is returning from his post-Masters break at the Wells Fargo Championship next week.
It will be his first time playing at the Quail Hollow Club since he missed the cut in 2012. Woods won the tournament in 2007.
Woods announced Thursday he will be playing consecutive weeks at the Wells Fargo Championship and The Players Championship. It will be the third time since returning from back surgery that he plays back-to-back weeks.
Woods tied for 32nd at the Masters, failing to break par until the final round.
Since returning from a fourth back surgery, he has missed only one cut in the six tournaments he has played. Woods was runner-up by one shot at the Valspar Championship.
Bucs win, force Game 7
MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 31 points and 14 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks pulled away late to beat the Boston Celtics 97-86 on Thursday night to force a Game 7 in the first-round series.
Khris Middleton and Malcolm Brogdon each added 16 points, with Brogdon hitting a momentum-swinging 3 from the left corner to give the Bucks a two-possession lead with 5:22 left. The Bucks held the Celtics at bay from there to force the winner-take-all game Saturday night in Boston.
The up-and-coming Bucks haven’t played a seventh game in the playoffs since losing to the Atlanta Hawks in the first round in 2010.
Both teams went on extended runs to take big leads.
The Bucks made the last big push to close out the Celtics.
Boston had to settle for perimeter looks down the stretch. They couldn’t hit enough 3s, finishing 10 of 36 (28 percent) on the night, and the Bucks limited Boston on the glass.
On offense, Antetokounmpo led the Bucks’ charge right at the heart of the Celtics’ defense.
After Eric Bledsoe picked off Jayson Tatum’s inbounds pass, Antetokounmpo converted an offensive rebound with a putback off the glass for an 89-81 lead with 3:08 left.
From Mirror, wire reports