Nothing like a 14-0 start to put University of Saint Francis coaches and fans fears to rest. That’s what eighth-ranked USF did on Saturday against Taylor University and the Cougars won 95-82 at Hutzell Athletic Center.
Notre Dame coaching legend Lou Holtz visited the Summit City on Saturday, signing autographs at Playball Ink.
In Ryan “Rock” Perrotte’s first match as the IPFW men’s volleyball head coach, the Mastodons swept Alderson Broaddus in three sets as they opened up their 2016 season at home (25-22, 25-18, 25-22).
Warsaw High School grad Nic Moore scored 14 points, including two 3-pointers in the game-ending 11-2 run.
After a stellar third quarter comeback, the IPFW women’s basketball team was unable to hold off Western Illinois as they fell 78-74 to the Leathernecks.
A.J. Hammons scored 17 points and had four blocks while Rapheal Davis added 16 points Thursday to lead No. 20 Purdue past Michigan 87-70.
Demetrius Jackson scored eight of his 17 points during a 21-4 key run in the first half that carried Notre Dame to an 82-54 win over Boston College on Thursday night.
First-year head coach Ryan “Rock” Perrotte and the 2016 Mastodons open their season on January 8, when the Blue and White face first-year program Alderson Broaddus.
Neu played collegiate football at Ball State where he was named 1993 Mid-American Conference Offensive Player of the Year.
Marshall Plumlee scored 14 of his career-best 18 points in the second half of the Blue Devils’ 91-75 victory over Wake Forest on Wednesday night.
Mo Evans scored a game-high 20 points to lead IPFW to an 85-65 victory over the University of South Dakota on Wednesday night to improve to 13-4 overall this season.
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen is reporting Notre Dame linebacker and Fort Wayne native Jaylon Smith will have reconstructive knee surgery on Thursday.
Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell scored 19 points and O.G. Anunoby added 11 to lead Indiana past Wisconsin 59-58 on Tuesday.
Austin Appleby started the first three games for the Boilermakers this season before getting benched in favor of redshirt freshman David Blough.
In two contests, Xavielle Brown of Park University averaged 31.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.0 steals and shot 45.7 percent (16-of-35) from the field.
Fort Wayne native and former Bishop Luers standout James Blackmon Jr. will have surgery on his right knee for an injury suffered last Monday in practice and will likely miss the rest of the season.
Notre Dame sophomore safety Drue Tranquill surprised a class of second graders at Lincoln Elementary School on Monday, meeting with a group of students that sent him “Get Well” cards when he suffered a torn ACL back in September.
KeiVarae Russell, a senior who could have petitioned the NCAA for another year of eligibility, finished fourth on the team with 60 tackles despite missing the final two games with a broken right leg.
McGraw became the 10th coach to reach 800 victories and the sixth-fastest to accomplish the feat.
Will Fuller, a junior from Philadelphia, said on Twitter on Sunday he is joining running back C.J. Prosise in entering the NFL draft.