McLaughlin growing up at Purdue as Boilermakers continue on in WNIT

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. 

Carr, Penn State advance past Notre Dame 73-63 in NIT

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.

Colts trade No. 3 pick to Jets

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.

TOTW: Summit City Hockey Team

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. 

Season Ends with 94-89 CIT Loss to Central Michigan

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.

Irish Earn Top Seed In Postseason NIT

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. 

Feisty Komets fall to Kalamazoo on Sunday

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. 

Saint Francis Shots Past Cornerstone

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

3/10: Regional Finals Recap

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.

3/10: Regional Basketball Scoreboard

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.