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Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) looks to pass around Wisconsin guard Bronson Koenig (24) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Swanigan earns Big Ten Player of Week for fourth time this season

Swanigan averaged 17.0 points, 12.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 blocked shots, while shooting 50.0 percent (11-of-22) from the field, 60.0 percent (3-of-5) from 3-point range and 81.8 percent (9-of-11) from the free throw line in leading the Boilermakers to a pair of victories.

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) gets a basket on a dunk against Norfolk State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 20 Purdue gets key Big Ten win over No. 13 Wisconsin

Swanigan scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, but it was Purdue’s disciplined defenders that finally created an obstacle the Badgers couldn’t overcome in a 66-55 victory. Wisconsin had won nine straight.

Butler forward Andrew Chrabascz (45) and center Nate Fowler (51) celebrate as they leave the court following an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana in Indianapolis, Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016. Butler defeated Indiana 83-78. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 18 Butler fends off host Georgetown in OT

Baldwin scored a career-high 16 points and helped hold Big East scoring co-leader Rodney Pryor scoreless to help the Bulldogs earn an 85-76 overtime victory over Georgetown on Saturday.

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Saint Francis men’s basketball wins 21st straight home game

NAIA second-ranked University of Saint Francis emphatically rejected any thoughts or hopes Mt. Vernon Nazarene University fostered of a second consecutive NAIA Top 5 upset with perhaps the Indiana Cougars best defensive effort of the season in a 73-51 win on Saturday afternoon at Hutzell Athletic Center.

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Indiana Tech men’s basketball knock off No. 25 Northwestern Ohio

The Indiana Tech men’s basketball team moved into a tie for second place in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) as they knocked off No. 25-ranked University of Northwestern Ohio, 87-85, on Saturday afternoon at the Schaefer Center.

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Fort Wayne holds off Denver 87-83

Bryson Scott and Brent Calhoun both equaled their career highs in points as Fort Wayne men’s basketball pulled out an 87-83 Summit League victory over Denver on Saturday (Jan. 7).

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Indiana Tech finishes in second at NWCA National Duals

In a rematch of last year’s National Duals finals, Grand View took an early 11-0 lead after three matches, but back-to-back major decisions from Thomas Garty (8-0) and Mitch Roadruck (15-7) at 149 and 157-lbs. would cut the Vikings deficit to three with five matches to go.

Butler head coach Chris Holtman celebrates following a 66-58 win over Villanova in an NCAA college basketball game in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 18 Butler stuns top-ranked Villanova

Kethan Savage scored five of his 13 points during a decisive late run that helped the 18th-ranked Bulldogs end the nation’s longest winning streak at 20 games — and perhaps the Wildcats’ five-week run atop the polls — with a 66-58 victory that sent students streaming onto the court.