The IPFW men’s basketball team fell behind 9-1 early, and were unable to recover in a 68-43 loss to the Illinois State Redbirds on Monday evening.
Pat Connaughton had 21 points and 10 rebounds, leading No. 16 Notre Dame to a 91-66 win over Northern Illinois on Monday night.
The IPFW men’s volleyball team has been voted third in the Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) preseason poll, while Andrew Sellan and Omar Rivera were both named to the preseason All-MIVA team, the league recently announced.
Notre Dame jumped from 21st to 16th in this week’s Associated Press top 25 poll.
Collected his first double-double of the season with a career-high 22 points and career-best 11 rebounds to go along with three assists, two blocks and two steals in the Hoosiers’ win over No. 23/25 Butler
Tanner Watkins set a career-high for a second straight game, but it wasn’t enough to help the Indiana Tech men’s basketball team defeat NAIA Division I, Shawnee State, on Sunday in an 86-74 loss in the Schaefer Center.
Luers grad James Knapke threw a TD pass with 1:04 remaining to lift Bowling Green to a 33-28 victory over South Alabama on Saturday night in the inaugural Camellia Bowl.
The IPFW Mastodons and Valparaiso Crusaders battled back-and-forth for the entire 40 minutes of play on Saturday evening, with a game-tying three-point attempt bouncing off the rim, as the Crusaders edged out the Mastodons by a 75-72 score in front of 1,249 fans at the Gates Sports Center.
Led by two Columbia City graduates, Huntington University ended its pre-Christmas schedule with a win Saturday. The Foresters topped Grace Bible College of Michigan, 78-66.
Homestead graduate Zach Terrell threw three WMU touchdown passes in the Broncos’ 38-24 loss to Air Force.
Demetrius Jackson scored 22 points in Notre Dame’s 94-63 win over Purdue.
Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell and Troy Williams spurred two big second-half runs to close out No. 23 Butler 82-73 in the Crossroads Classic.