The Indianapolis Colts will honor the 2016 NAIA National Champion University of Saint Francis football team when they face the Jacksonville Jaguars on Jan. 1 at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Bishop Dwenger defeated Snider 57-13 in the finals to earn the SAC duals title Wednesday night.
Mike Cazzola and Brady Vail- who provided what proved to be the game winner- scored third period goals to propel the Fort Wayne Komets (16-7-3) past the host Quad City Mallards (15-9-2) 4-3 Wednesday night.
Malcolm Hill scored 21 points and Maverick Morgan had a double-double to lead Illinois to a 75-66 win over Missouri on Wednesday.
The top two teams in the city standings went head-to-head on Wednesday night with area leader Carroll earning a comeback win over Bishop Dwenger 5-4 despite Jared Lamothe’s hat trick for the Saints.
Caleb Swanigan had a career-best 32 points and 20 rebounds — his fourth consecutive double-double — and No. 15 Purdue defeated Norfolk State 91-45 on Wednesday night, the Boilermakers’ sixth straight victory.
Kara Gerka led the Cougars with 17 points as Saint Francis defeated Lawrence Tech 67-56 at the Hutzell Center on Wednesday afternoon.
The defense for the Fort Wayne women’s basketball team held Eastern Kentucky without a field goal for almost six minutes as the Mastodons came back to win their final game at the Wright State Invitational Presented by Holiday Inn, 68-59.
In five games with the Ants this season Christmas is averaging 13.0 points and 6.8 rebounds.
Kevin Donley has a 187-44 record in 19 seasons at USF including 18 consecutive winning seasons.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants (10-3) took down the Greensboro Swarm (5-12) in the final seconds of regulation 111-110 at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Tuesday night.
Snider bested DeKalb in boys hoops while Bishop Dwenger took down 3A no. 10 Norwell in girls hoops to headline area action on Tuesday night.
The Oakland Raiders lead the NFL with seven players selected for the Pro Bowl.
We are proud to honor the Snider Boys Basketball Team as your Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team was unable to keep pace in the fourth quarter with Wright State as the Mastodons fell 62-51 in their second game of the Wright State Invitational Presented by Holiday Inn.
Blackhawk Christian remains no. 1 in 1A while North Side drops two spots to 4A no. 5.
Cazzola scored five goals and added four assists for nine points in the three games played.
Northrop’s Richard Robertson hit a game-winning shot at the buzzer while Concordia’s Shania Kelly reached the 1,000 point milestone to headline area hoops action on Monday night.
OG Anunoby had 19 points and nine rebounds, and three of his teammates also reached double figures as No. 16 Indiana routed Delaware State 103-56 on Monday night.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team dropped its opening game of the Wright State Invitational Presented by Holiday Inn, 69-47 to Miami (Ohio).