Cougars bounce back after snapping 12 game winning streak

After snapping the programs second longest winning streak in program history to No. 9 Bethel Tuesday night in South Bend, USF returns to the Hutzell Athletic Center and secure another Crossroads League win beating Goshen College 82-77.


USF falls short to Goshen College

Despite Bishop Luers Grad Brooke Ridley bringing in her second consecutive double-double racking up 21 points and 12 rebounds, USF could not seal the deal falling to Goshen College 68-71 Saturday at the Hutzell Athletic Center.


IPFW women lose ninth game in a row

Four IPFW women’s basketball players scored in double-digits, but the Mastodons were unable to fight back from an early deficit as they fell at South Dakota 92-60.

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IPFW improves to 5-1 in Summit League play

Senior Max Landis/Indianapolis scored 17 points to lead IPFW to a 79-74 men’s college basketball Summit League home victory past North Dakota State University on Thursday night.

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Bethel trips up St. Francis at Hutzell Center

Bishop Luers graduate Brooke Ridley tallied 18 points and 12 rebounds but it wasn’t enough as Saint Francis fell to Bethel 68-63 at the Hutzell Center on Wednesday night.

Notre Dame’s Bonzie Colson (35) blocks a shot by Virginia Tech’s Jalen Hudson (23) as Notre Dame’s Steve Vasturia (32) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame won 83-81. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)

Auguste leads Irish over Hokies

Notre Dame’s Zach Auguste produced a double-double Wednesday night to help the Fighting Irish edge Virginia Tech 83-81 on Wednesday night in Atlantic Coast Conference basketball.

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IPFW standing atop the Summit League

IPFW will welcome North Dakota State University in Summit League men’s basketball action on Thursday night, January 21at the Hilliard Gates Sports Center.

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1/18 Men’s Basketball AP Top 25

Indiana (15-3) was No. 15 in the preseason Top 25 and then was ranked the first two weeks of the regular season before dropping out. The Hoosiers have won 10 straight after losing three of five. The losses were to Wake Forest and UNLV in the Maui Invitational and at Duke.

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) looks to make a basket as Rutgers defenders Greg Lewis (35 and D.J. Foreman (1) try to block his path during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

No. 22 Purdue pummels Rutgers 107-57

Freshman Caleb Swanigan had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and the Boilermakers held a 63-23 advantage on the boards in beating Rutgers 107-57 on Monday night, posting their biggest Big Ten Conference victory ever while handing the Scarlet Knights’ their worst home loss.

Notre Dame’s Lindsay Allen (15) goes up for a shot with pressure from Tennessee’s Jordan Reynolds (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in South Bend, Ind. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)

No. 3 Notre Dame women beat No. 18 Tennessee 79-66

The third-ranked Irish used five straight layups early in the third quarter and turnovers by No. 18 Tennessee to turn a relatively close game into their sixth straight victory in this series, 79-66 Monday night.

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Xavielle Brown named AMC Player of the Week for fourth time this season

Xavielle Brown is the American Midwest Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the fourth time in the 2015-16 season, after 35 points per game in two wins last week, including a win over second-ranked Columbia College that could prove to be a résumé-builder for the Pirates (11-5, 9-2 AMC) as the 2015-16 season progresses.

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Austin Fox named Crossroads League Player of the Week

University of Saint Francis senior Austin Fox has been named Crossroads League men’s Player of the Week after averaging 15.5 points and 12.0 rebounds and helping the fifth-ranked Cougars upset second-ranked Indiana Wesleyan University on Saturday.

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Saint Francis upsets Indiana Wesleyan

Saint Francis aced one more final on Saturday, an 82-67 win over second-ranked Indiana Wesleyan University at Hutzell Athletic Center before more than 1,200 fans.


Max Landis sets scoring record in OT win

Landis set a new school Division I single-game scoring record with his 37 points, and it equals the fifth-best single-game total all-time, while his nine three-point field goals (9-12) equal the program’s Division I record that he also accomplished earlier this season against Austin Peay (12/12, 9-12 3FGs).