“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.
The Foresters are off to a fast start this season after topping Rio Grande 83-78 on Tuesday night at Platt Arena to move to 5-1 overall.
Graduation rate for black basketball players is up 31 percentage points over the past 15 years.
The Trine women’s basketball team pulled off an exhibition upset over Division I foe Fort Wayne Monday night at the Gates Center.
Josh Hart scored 24 points and Darryl Reynolds added 12 to lead No. 3 Villanova to a 79-76 victory over No. 15 Purdue on Monday night.
Scored 26 points, pulled down six rebounds and handed out a pair of assists in the Hoosiers’ overtime win against #3/2 Kansas in the Armed Forces Classic.
Purdue stays put at no. 15 while Butler and Notre Dame are receiving votes.
All told, 12 different Mastodons played in the game. Six finished in double-digits. Bryson Scott totaled 17 points with three steals in 18 minutes. Charles Ruise Jr. added 15 points. John Konchar had 11 points while Jordon King and Kason Harrell each had 10 points.
Woodson, who was inducted into the Purdue Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame in 2003 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2009, will join quarterback Bob Griese as the only Boilermakers to be enshrined in the Purdue Intercollegiate Athletics, College Football and Pro Football halls of fame.