The University of Maryland-College Park will replace Rutgers University as the host of the 1997 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Division I Final Four and the Division III Championship game next May 24-26. Rutgers will be unable to host the 1997 championships because of rehabilitation of the grass playing surface at 42,000-seat Rutgers Stadium.
Kansas running back June Henley is off suspension following his arrest for drunk driving but coach Glen Mason said he still might not play Saturday against Iowa State.
Mike Agganis, owner of the Double A baseball franchise in Akron, Ohio, has bent to public sentiment and decided not to rename the team the Blast. Residents complained because Akron native Judy Resnick, an astronaut, was killed in the Challenger explosion on Jan. 28, 1986.
BOXING: Kennedy McKinney vs. Mike Garcia, junior featherweights, 9 p.m., USA.
NHL: Los Angeles Kings at Toronto Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m., Ch. 11; Florida Panthers at New York Rangers, 7:30 p.m., ESPN.