Bonzie Colson had 23 points and nine rebounds, V.J. Beachem tied his career-high with 22 points, and fellow tri-captain Steve Vasturia added 16 to power Notre Dame to an 89-64 victory over Bryant.
Clayton Thorson passed for a career-best 352 yards and three touchdowns, and Northwestern scored 31 second-half points Saturday on its way to a 45-17 victory against Purdue.
Saquon Barkley ran for two go-ahead touchdowns in the fourth quarter, helping No. 12 Penn State beat Indiana 45-31 on Saturday.
James Blackmon, Jr. scored 22 of his 26 points after halftime to lift No. 11 Indiana to a season-opening 103-99 overtime victory over No. 3 Kansas on Friday night in the Armed Forces Classic.
Purdue sophomore forward Caleb Swanigan joined some elite company Friday night during the 15th-ranked Boilermakers’ 109-65 season-opening victory over McNeese State.
Five Mastodons finished in double-digits in a 92-83 setback at Arkansas for Fort Wayne men’s basketball on Friday evening (Nov. 11) in the 2016-17 season opener for both clubs.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team hosted its annual Fitness Day game in front of over 500 elementary school kids, but the Mastodons were unable to take down defending Ohio Valley Conference Champion Belmont, falling 85-59.
The Naismith Award is one of college basketball’s highest honor, given to the nation’s top player. Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield won the award a year ago.
The 2016-17 season will get underway Friday night in Fayetteville for the Mastodons as Fort Wayne travels to face Arkansas at Bud Walton Arena to open the year.
Four Notre Dame players finished in double figures, as senior guard V.J. Beachem led the team with 20 pionts on 8-of-13 shooting.
Bill Burke has been tabbed the head coach of both programs beginning in 2017.
Jessie Bates delivered the key play, intercepting a pass and returning it 39 yards for the winning touchdown with 6:47 to play in the game.
Behind a game-high 21 points from Rachel Rinehart and a double-double by De’Jour Young, the Fort Wayne women’s basketball team won head coach Niecee Nelson’s unofficial debut, as the Mastodons defeated cross-town foe Indiana Tech 78-46, in an exhibition game.
All four seniors contributed for the ‘Dons on the night, led by Somer Johnson’s double-double, 11 kills, 15 digs, and four blocks.
Rodney Smith ran for 153 yards and three touchdowns and quarterback Mitch Leidner ran for 74 yards and two more scores Saturday as Minnesota defeated Purdue 44-31.
Devine Redding gave Indiana the lead with a 34-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter and caught Richard Lagow’s third touchdown pass of the game in the fourth as the error-prone Hoosiers rallied for a 33-27 win over Rutgers Saturday.
Will Worth ran for 175 yards and two touchdowns, his eighth consecutive game with a rushing score, and the Midshipmen beat the Fighting Irish 28-27 Saturday in the nation’s longest-running intersectional rivalry.
The Scots scored two touchdowns in the final minute to complete the victory after they trailed by as much as 23 points
The fourth-ranked Saint Francis football team finished the regular season with a 35-6 win over Davenport in Grand Rapids.
The Mastodons closed the first half on a 14-6 run to take a 19-point lead of 47-28 to the break. Mo Evans had 15 points and five assists in the first half. He finished with 21 points on 7-of-12 shooting with six assists, four rebounds and three steals.