V.J. Beachem tied his career high with 22 points for the Irish (14-2, 3-0) who have won five straight.
The USF Lady Cougars won their fourth consecutive game and climbed to a three-way tie for third place with Taylor and Grace in the Crossroads League.
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.
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.
Haley Cook scored a game-high 20 points to reach 1,000 career points (Kentucky Wesleyan career included) while grabbing five rebounds and dishing out four assists
Despite leading after the first quarter, the Fort Wayne women’s basketball team was unable to overcome two players going out during its game as the Mastodons fell at North Dakota State 68-56.
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).
Snider, Homestead, and Carroll all earned a win on Friday night to stay perfect in SAC play as the first edition of the Highlight Zone in 2017 saw plenty of great action all across the board.
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.
Having Georges Niang back in the lineup did not help the Mad Ants who fell to the Raptors 905 114-100.
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The Blackhawk Christian girls topped Adams Central 44-21 on Thursday night to headline area prep basketball action.
Jeff Teague had 21 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds, and Myles Turner finished with 25 points and 15 boards as the Indiana Pacers beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-109 on Thursday night for their fourth consecutive victory.
Caleb Swanigan hit a free throw with 5 seconds left and No. 20 Purdue held off an Ohio State comeback to win 76-75 on Thursday night.
The Fort Wayne women’s basketball team was unable to hang on to its first quarter lead on South Dakota State as the Mastodons fell 73-51.
Fort Wayne native and Bishop Dwenger graduate Sarah Killion has received a training camp invitation to the U.S. Women’s National Team later this month.
Brett Perlini, 26, started the season appearing in 25 games with Rapid City (9g, 12pts) before being traded to Wichita last week
In three games with Fort Wayne this season, Niang averages 16 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3 assists.
Vasturia scored a career-high 24 points and hit a late bucket again to lead No. 23 Notre Dame to a 77-70 ACC upset of the Cardinals.
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.