Mathias sank a 3-pointer with 14.2 seconds left, and second-seeded Purdue held off 10th-seeded Butler 76-73 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 for the second consecutive year.
The Homestead graduate and Purdue point guard continues to grow up and improve as the Boilermakers beat Ball State to advance in the WNIT, 77-72. McLaughlin scored 19 points including a trio of three pointers and six clutch free throws inside the final minute.
The Bishop Dwenger graduate and Purdue forward is scrappy. His role isn’t the most glamorous on this No. 2 seed but he’s making the most of it.
Westview comes up a few plays short as they fall to Oak Hill in the Class 2A Semistate, 70-64. Elijah Hales scored 31 points for the Warriors.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Erie BayHawks, 115-96, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Saturday night in front of a crowd of 4,077.
Tony Carr scored 24 points to extend his Penn State sophomore scoring record, Josh Reaves had 18 points and nine rebounds and the Nittany Lions beat Notre Dame 73-63 on Saturday in the second round of the NIT.
Southwood advances to the 1A IHSAA state title game to face Morristown at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The New York Jets shook up the NFL draft on Saturday by soaring three spots to No. 3 overall in a stunning swap with the Indianapolis Colts.
Eifert’s deal is reportedly incentive-laden and could be worth up to $8 million.
Summit City clinched the Class A state championship over the weekend and we are proud to honor them as the Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.
Bryson Scott scored 28 points and Xzavier Taylor had a career-high 20 points but Fort Wayne saw the 2017-18 season come to an end on Monday (March 12) afternoon with a 94-89 loss to Central Michigan.
The University of Notre Dame men’s basketball team, confirmed by the 2018 NCAA Championship selection committee as the the final team eliminated from consideration for the NCAA tournament, has been designated as one of four number-one seeds in the 2018 National Invitation Tournament.
The Komets added 31 penalty minutes to their already growing season total as they fall to Kalamazoo on Sunday, 6-3. They are the second most penalized team in the ECHL this season.
Purdue earned a No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament and they will take on No. 15 Cal State-Fullerton in Detroit on Friday.
Fort Wayne will face Central Michigan in the opening round of the CIT at home. The game will take place at noon on Monday.
He scored the game-winning goal as Summit City tops Homestead in the Class A high school hockey state championship, 3-2.
Shooting better than 70% in the first half, No. 2 University of Saint Francis (Ind.) opened up a commanding 24-point lead and held off a second half surge to defeat No .1 Cornerstone (Mich.) 90-79 in the quarterfinals of the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship
North Side and Marion come up short, as Westview, Blackhawk Christian and Southwood all clinch a regional title. Check out all the highlights and reaction.
The Chargers swept their sectional and regional taking the team titles in back-to-back weeks. They face the best competition in Indiana at the gymnastics state meet held at Ball State.
Teams from around the area were in action as they needed to win not one but two games on Saturday to advance to semi-state in boys basketball.