Call it another example of “The Small World Department.” As Diane Keaton went to an early sound-check for her Thursday keynote speech at the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation luncheon at the Chicago Hilton, the Oscar winner noticed the group’s supporters setting up their designer purse auction — and promptly bought two of the donated designer bags.
Unbeknownst to Keaton, one was a Miu-Miu polka-dot purse, among those given by Chicagoan Sally Kovler, the sister of Nancy Meyers — the hugely successful Hollywood writer and producer who has made four films with Keaton: “Baby Boom,” “Something’s Gotta Give,” and her two “Father of the Bride” flicks.
UConn doled out another drama-free drubbing Saturday, getting 21 points and 10 rebounds from Adama Sanogo to dispatch Miami 72-59 and move one win from the school’s fifth national title.
Toews earned an assist in 14 minutes of ice time in the Hawks’ 6-3 defeat, but the fact he played at all was the notable part Saturday.
After allowing five goals in their last two games, the Fire earned their first shutout of 2023.
Data from the Illinois Board of Higher Education show Chicago State faculty to be amongst the lowest-paid public university professors in the state.
Butler hit a jumper at the buzzer, sending San Diego State to its first national championship game with a 72-71 win over fellow mid-major Florida Atlantic in the Final Four.