#21 Lady Cougars thwart IU-Kokomo upset bid

Whatever Josie Murphy’s pregame prep was The junior from Peru, Ind., scored a career best 26 points leading the Lady Cougars to a hard-earned 71-63 over River States Conference member Indiana University-Kokomo at Hutzell Athletic Center early Saturday afternoon.

Tech Stops Lakers in Rout

The No. 14-ranked Indiana Tech women’s basketball team won its third game in a row on Saturday afternoon as they defeated Wright State Lake, 114-47, at the Schaefer Center to open a six-game home stand.

TOTW: Bishop Luers football team

The Knights clinched the 3A sectional over Concordia Lutheran and are just three wins away from their 12th state title. We’re proud to honor the Bishop Luers football team as the Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week. 

McLaughlin scores 11 in debut for Purdue

The Homestead graduate and reigning Miss Indiana Basketball made her debut for Purdue. She scored 11 points in the exhibition contest against St. Francis as the Boilermakers won, 88-39.

Hilton’s 2 scores lead Colts over Texans 20-14

T.Y. Hilton had 175 yards receiving with two touchdowns to help the Indianapolis Colts halt a three-game skid with a 20-14 win on Sunday over a Houston Texans team that struggled without Deshaun Watson.

Komets net 7 goals to end losing skid

The Komets scored seven goals – including four in the first period alone – as Fort Wayne beats Quad City, 7-1. They face Kalamazoo on Sunday.

Thunder Clinch Share of MIAA Title

The Trine University football team clinched at least a share of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship with a 41-6 win against Alma (Mich.) College on a rain-soaked afternoon in Alma, Mich.

Warriors Can’t Hold Off Knights in Home Opener

The No. 14-ranked Indiana Tech women’s basketball team fell to the defending 2017 NAIA Division II National Champions and No 1-ranked Marian, 59-50, in their home opener on Saturday afternoon at the Schaefer Center.