Wagner scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half, outplaying everyone on Purdue’s vaunted front line and leading Michigan to an 82-70 victory over the 14th-ranked Boilermakers on Saturday. The 6-foot-11 Wagner went 10 of 15 from the field and made four 3-pointers.
Thomas Bryant completed a 3-point play with 2.6 seconds left and the Indiana defense shut out Northwestern for the final 93 seconds, turning a seven-point deficit into an improbable 63-62 victory.
Fort Wayne will be the No. 6 seed in the 2017 Summit League Championship and play No. 3 seed Omaha on Sunday (March 5). Tip in Sioux Falls, S.D. is set for 9:30 p.m. ET. The ‘Dons won both meetings from Omaha this season.
The loss ended USF’s quest for a second-consecutive CLT crown. USF had won four consecutive CLT games starting with a 2016 title.
The No. 18 Trine women’s basketball team won its first Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Tournament Championship on Saturday night with a 49-42 victory over Calvin in Hershey Hall. With the win, the Thunder earned an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball season came to a close as the Mastodons fell to IUPUI 66-55.
The No. 17-ranked and second-seeded Indiana Tech women’s basketball team saw its run in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Tournament come to an end on Saturday afternoon at the Schaefer Center and they were upended by No. 22-ranked and third-seeded Siena Heights, 72-69, in a semifinal contest.
Trine bested Albion 57-42 on Friday night as the Thunder punched its ticket to the MIAA women’s basketball tournament title game on Saturday.
Saint Francis edged rival Huntington 59-56 Friday night at the Hutzell Center in Crossroads League Tournament semifinal play.
The number-three seeded Indiana Tech men’s basketball team was upended by sixth-seeded Aquinas 87-57, in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Quarterfinal contest on Thursday evening at the Schaefer Center.
Despite five Mastodons in double-digits, Fort Wayne men’s basketball fell at IUPUI on Thursday (Feb. 23) evening 83-82 at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum.
Brent Calhoun can be found dancing in the middle of the pre-game huddle before every Fort Wayne men’s basketball. The senior center for the Dons can always be found with a smile on his face, but it hasn’t always been that easy for Brent to put on a happy face.
The Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) announced its regular season awards on Thursday and the Indiana Tech men’s basketball team had several individuals honored.
Trine’s Brandi Dawson was named the MIAA Most Valuable Player and Hayley Martin was named the MIAA Defensive Player of the Year, the conference announced Monday.
University of Saint Francis forward Kara Gerka has been named Crossroads League Freshman of the Year in voting by CL coaches for post-season awards.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team was unable to carry its momentum from the first half into the second as the Mastodons fell to league-leading Western Illinois 77-51.
Kelan Martin scored 22 points and fueled a stunning second-half rally to lead No. 22 Butler past No. 2 Villanova 74-66 on Wednesday night, snapping the Wildcats’ on-campus home winning streak at 48 games.
Kegan Comer scored a team-best 18 points to lead Saint Francis to a 68-56 victory over Mount Vernon Nazarene in the first round of Crossroads League Tournament play Wednesday night at the Hutzell Center.
The No. 17-ranked and second-seeded Indiana Tech women’s basketball team overcame a 14-point second half deficit to advance to the semifinals of the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Tournament with a 72-68 victory over seventh-seeded Concordia.
Junior center Keanna Gary was named the WHAC Newcomer and Player of the Year while fifth-year head coach Jessie Biggs was named Coach of the Year.