NAIA No. 2 Saint Francis could not hold off a second half surge from rival No. 1 Marian in a 35-21 loss at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium Saturday.
The Mastodons are coming off a 24-10 season last year which saw the ‘Dons earn a regular season league title and a berth in the National Invitation Tournament.
These two rivals met twice last year. USF won 45-42 in the regular season while Marian bested the Cougars 45-14 in the national semifinals.
A Purdue University football player is behind bars Wednesday and now has been charged with battery.
Indiana senior Collin Hartman underwent successful left knee surgery to repair damage from an injury sustained last week in a non-contact drill.
Concordia grad Tionna Williams in the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week while Carroll grad Jackie Quade of Illinois is the conference’s Freshman of the Week.
Fort Wayne men’s basketball’s home contest with Indiana University on Nov. 22 will tip at 9 p.m. ET and air live on the Big Ten Network.
Bates had two interceptions, returning one for a touchdown in the Demon Deacons’ 33-28 win over Indiana.
Hahn earns her sixth career Defensive Player of the Week award and third this season after leading the Mastodons to a 2-0 record to begin league play.
The Fort Wayne women’s soccer team fell to the visiting Indiana State Sycamores 3-0 at Hefner Field on Sunday (Sept. 25).
Hours after an embarrassing 38-35 home loss to Duke, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has fired defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder following a 1-3 start.
The win avenged Western Michigan’s worst defeat of 2015, when the Broncos were handed a 43-17 loss by Georgia Southern in Statesboro, Ga., in the second game of the season.
Sophomore quarterback Tristan Chester (Charlestown, Ind.) threw for a personal single-game high 188 yards and a touchdown, as Manchester University kept things nearly even throughout the opening 30 minutes at Mt. St. Joseph University’s Schuler Field Saturday, Sept. 24.
Purdue, which turned it over four times, pulled within 14-10 late in the second quarter on Blough’s 48-yard touchdown pass to Bilal Marshall. Purdue’s defense dominated the third, limiting Nevada to 23 yards on 11 plays.
AJ Reed kicked a 19-yard field goal with 84 seconds left as Duke rallied back from an early two-touchdown deficit to beat Notre Dame 38-35 on Saturday.
Bates, a freshman from Fort Wayne, Indiana, snagged his first two college interceptions Saturday in his homecoming. Clawson wasn’t surprised, calling him a very good player and noting he was a three-sport athlete in high school.
Junior QB Nick Ferrer threw for 261 yards with five touchdown passes. Aaron Harris and Justin Green combined for three touchdowns for the Cougars ground game
Bates is currently tied for the team lead with 18 tackles as the Demon Deacons are off to a 3-0 start.
USF beat Lindenwood on the road last year 74-13.
Freshman Indiana running back Kiante Enis has been charged with two counts of felony child molestation, accused of having an improper relationship with a child under 13.