The Midway varsity boys soccer team improved to 14-1-1 with a 4-0 nonconference win over visiting Union on Thursday night. … Freshman forward Alyssa Tucker scored two goals in the second half for the Campbell women’s soccer team in a 3-2 Coastal Athletic Association win over Drexel in Buies Creek on Thursday night. … The NCAA has granted immediate eligibility to UNC wide receiver Tez Walker. … Chicago Bears Hall of Fame linebacker Dick Butkus has passed away at the age of 80. … The Bears broke a 14-game losing streak with a 40-20 win at Washington on Thursday night. … Liberty improved to 5-0 with a 21-16 win over visiting Sam Houston State on Thursday night and Western Kentucky was a 35-28 winner at Louisiana Tech. … In college football tonight, Kansas State plays at Oklahoma State (ESPN, 7:30 p.m.) and Illinois hosts Nebraska (Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m.). … Chesson Hadley had an 8-under par 64 to lead the PGA Tour event in Jackson, Mississippi, by one shot going into the second round today (Golf Channel, 4 p.m.). … South Garner plays at Clayton in high school football tonight (WRDC, 7:30 p.m.).