Wisconin’s Tionna Williams earns her second career Freshman of the Week award.
Swanigan, a 6-foot-9, 250-pound forward from Fort Wayne, Indiana, averaged 12.5 points, 12.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists during a pair of Purdue victories over the weekend.
IPFW libero Olivia Hahn has been named the Summit League Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week for her performances during the week of Nov. 9-15. T
Caleb Swanigan added 14 points and 13 rebounds, Vince Edwards scored 14 points, Rapheal Davis had 12 and Kendall Stephens scored 11 for Purdue (2-0).
Reinhardt University will be the first challenge for the fourth-ranked University of Saint Francis in the opening round of the 2015 NAIA Football Championship series this Saturday, Nov. 21, at noon at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium.
Using perfect weather, fifth-ranked University of Saint Francis scored record 36 points in the second quarter leaving little doubt about the Cougars’ regular-season quest for perfection.
J.T. Barrett was back from his one-game suspension, and some of his best plays turned out to be handoffs to Ezekiel Elliott.
Indiana (4-6, 0-6), which has lost six straight, four of those to Top 15 teams, and 20 consecutive games in this lopsided series.
Jackson ran for 116 yards and a late touchdown, and Warren Long ran for two more TDs to lead Northwestern to a 21-14 victory over Purdue on Saturday.
The Irish won 28-7 anyway, getting a 98-yard touchdown run from Josh Adams, scoring twice on two trips into the red zone and adding another TD on a 28-yard interception return by Andrew Trumbetti. The Demon Deacons were 1 of 4 in the red zone.
Trine head coach Troy Abbs concluded the season with the best record ever for a first-year coach in team history.
Propelled by an offensive juggernaut display in the second half that saw them post 28 points, Manchester University concluded its 2015 campaign on a high note Saturday, Nov. 14.
Led by Brooke Ridely’s 25 points, the Saint Francis women’s basketball team topped IU East 88-65 on Saturday.
Nicole Rightnowar, Somer Johnson, and Madison Jaqua each earned a double-double, but it was not enough for the IPFW women’s volleyball team to send its seniors out with a victory as the Mastodons fell to South Dakota 3-2 (21-25, 23-25, 25-20, 34-32, 15-12) to end their season.
The Huntington Mens basketball team won the Ness Bros. Hall of Fame Tournament on Saturday with a 97-82 win over Bryan College.
Alec Peters scored a game-high 24 points to lead defending Horizon League Champion Valparaiso University past visiting IPFW, 78-64, in the season-opening men’s college basketball game Friday night at the Athletics-Recreation Center in Valparaiso
James Blackmon Jr. scored 17 points and Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell added 13, leading the new-look Hoosiers to an 88-49 victory over Eastern Illinois.
Swanigan had five points, six rebounds and a steal in 15 first-half minutes. He finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds.
The Forester men’s basketball cruised to an 82-38 win over Moody Bible Institute (IL) on opening night of the Ness Bros. Hall of Fame Tournament.
The IPFW women’s basketball team opened its regular season with an 82-62 victory over Trine in front of a crowd of over a thousand students from local elementary schools for the annual Kid’s Fitness Day.