Indiana University head coach Tom Crean will lead the third-ranked Hoosiers into the Coliseum on Tuesday night to face Fort Wayne.
Fort Wayne native James Blackmon Jr. returns home to lead the Hoosiers against the Mastodons tomorrow.
The No. 3-ranked Indiana Hoosiers and Fort Wayne Mastodons play at 9 p.m. at the Memorial Coliseum as part of the Indiana Classic.
Fifth-ranked Morningside College will be making its way to Fort Wayne to tackle fourth-ranked University of Saint Francis on Sat., Nov. 26 in one of four NAIA Football Championship Series Quarterfinal games.
James Blackmon Jr. led the way for Indiana with a game-high 20 points on 7-of-12 shooting, while totaling nine rebounds and three assists. OG Anunoby recorded his first career double-double, tallying 10 points and 11 rebounds to go with two blocks, while Robert Johnson added 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting from the floor with three steals.
DeShone Kizer, who was 13-of-18 passing for 199 yards with two touchdowns in the first half, was just 3 of 15 for 36 yards in the second half.
T.J. Watt returned an interception 17 yards for a touchdown, and the Badgers scored 35 points in the final 8½ minutes of the first half of a 49-20 victory against the lowly Boilermakers.
No. 4 Michigan had its weakest passing performance in 15 years. Playing without Wilton Speight was quite a challenge.
“Zach Terrell is the finest football player and finest man I’ve ever met in my entire life,” Broncos coach P.J. Fleck said. “Whatever trophy lists he’s on, he should win them all or it’s a disgrace.”
De’Jour Young led the Mastodons with a career-high 21 points. Young connected on 5-of-9 from the field, including 3-of-5 beyond the arc, and went a career-best 8-of-10 at the free throw line.
Thanks to 33 points and 13 assists from Mo Evans, both career bests, Fort Wayne men’s basketball defeated UMass Lowell 94-81 on Saturday (Nov. 19) at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
The Cougars have set a new NAIA playoff record with 79 points scored in a postseason game.
Notre Dame’s V.J. Beachem scored 21 points Friday night and teammate Bonzie Colson added 19 as the Irish coasted to an 83-48 victory over visiting Loyola of Maryland.
Caleb Swanigan scored 18 points and No. 15 Purdue scored the final 20 points of the game to rally and beat Georgia State 64-56 on Friday night in the Cancun Challenge opener.
Lucas Sparks finished ninth in NAIA regular season sacks with 9.5 and was named MSFA MEL Player of the Week after USF defeated Olivet Nazarene University on Sept. 3.
James Blackmon Jr. made five 3-pointers, scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds, while Robert Johnson added 16 points, as No. 6 Indiana sailed to a 100-78 victory over UMass Lowell on Wednesday night.
V.J. Beachem and Bonzie Colson each scored 16 points Wednesday night to lead Notre Dame to a 92-49 win over Seattle University in the second round of the Legends Classic.
An early double-digit deficit proved to be too much for the Fort Wayne men’s basketball team, as they fell 75-57 in a non-conference contest at Illinois State on Wednesday (Nov. 16) evening at Redbird Arena.
The ‘Dons were led by Peyton Fallis’ career-high 22 points. Fallis connected on 7-of-11 from the floor, including a career-high four from downtown.
Two female Purdue students claim the four unnamed players sexually assaulted them Oct. 13 in the players’ off-campus house, and a law firm representing the women has requested the four men accused be expelled from the university.