The statue of the former basketball star had an “M” and the words “BEAT STATE” painted on it. No. 12 Michigan hosts No. 7 Michigan State on Saturday.
Snider grad Akilah Sims, a senior at IUPUI, was selected to the all-conference first team.
IPFW’s Max Landis and Mo Evans named to all-conference second team.
Indiana’s Yogi Ferrell and Purdue’s A.J. Hammons also among players picked.
A week after older brother Drue had surgery to repair a torn ACL Western Michigan’s Justin Tranquill had knee surgery on Tuesday.
Purdue men’s basketball freshman Caleb Swanigan is one of 20 players nationally named to the watch list for the 2016 Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced.
IPFW women’s volleyball outside hitter Somer Johnson was named Summit League Offensive Player of the Week for her performances during the week of Oct. 5-11.
Southern California fired Steve Sarkisian on Monday, one day after the troubled coach was put on leave.
Isaac Griffith had two receptions for 31 yards before being injured against the Nittany Lions.
A late goal from Gaby Romo in the final 10 minutes of regulation helps lift the IPFW women’s soccer team to the longest unbeaten streak in school history. The Mastodons have recorded either a win or a tie in the last six matches (4-0-2), topping the previous record set in consecutive seasons of 2012 and 2013, each going 4-0-1. Additionally, the 2-0-1 start in Summit League play is the best league start in program history.
The Western Michigan football team started off Mid-American Conference play with a 41-39 win over rival Central Michigan in front of a crowd of 20,201 at Waldo Stadium.
Host Northern Illinois retained possession of the Bronze Stalk Trophy Saturday afternoon with a 59-41 win over the Ball State football team.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Shannon Brooks gave Minnesota’s running game a fresh start and an old look Saturday.
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Christian Hackenberg threw for 262 yards, two touchdown passes and ran for two scores and Penn State beat the Hoosiers 29-7 at Beaver Stadium.
15th-ranked Notre Dame beat Navy 41-24 on Saturday.
NAIA ninth-ranked University of Saint Francis rejected Siena Heights University thoughts of back-to-back upsets with a swarming defense and big-play offense for a 49-25 win on a perfect Saturday afternoon.
Olivet’s high-powered offense led the Comets to a 49-24 victory over Trine on Homecoming Saturday afternoon in Fred Zollner Athletic Stadium.
After one of the most exciting finishes in University of Saint Francis football history, the Cougars climbed to No. 9 in the NAIA Football Coaches’ Top 25 released Monday afternoon.