“I heard from I.U. recently – this past week,” Butz said. “I’ve heard from Purdue. A lot of Big Ten schools are starting to get on me.”
The 31-year-old averaged 7.1 points in 16.1 minutes per game for the Bulls last season.
The TinCaps fell to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Milwuakee Brewers), 14-6, on Wednesday night at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium in the opener of a three-game series.
A day after terminating their affiliation with the Komets the Colorado Avalanche named the Colorado Eagles their ECHL affiliate.
Fort Wayne native and Marion High School graduate Vijay Blackmon will be a Saint Francis Cougar next basketball season.
With the affiliation agreement between the Fort Wayne and the Colorado Avalanche terminated Komets general manager David Franke sat down with WANE-TV to discuss what’s next for the Komets.
Jeff Gordon is the only five-time winner of the Brickyard 400 and race organizers billed the 2015 race as his “last ride” in Indy.
Wrigley Field is known for its sprawling ivy, its historic charm, and its perfectly manicured ball diamond. For Fort Wayne native Dan Kiermaier, he’s happy to call that hallowed field his office.
Crowder tallied 24 points (5 goals, 19 assists) and eight penalty minutes in 29 contests while helping the Komets reach the Western Conference Finals in the playoffs.
Former University of Saint Francis (Ind.) standout Brooke Ridley has joined the Indiana Tech women’s basketball staff as a graduate assistant coach, head coach Jessie Biggs announced.
The Fort Wayne Komets announced Tuesday that they have mutually agreed with the Colorado Avalanche of the NHL to terminate the second and final year of their affiliation agreement.
With the score tied, 2-2, in the top of the 10th inning, Luis Arraez led off for the Kernels (15-10, 51-43) with a triple into the right-field corner against David Bednar (L, 0-1). Arraez scored on the play as the relay throw sailed into the stands behind third base. Despite taking the loss, Bednar had pitched a scoreless eighth inning and ninth, and retired one batter in the 10th before exiting.
TinCaps manager Anthony Contreras spoke live with Jessica Starbard to talk about having five of the Padres top six pitching prospects on his staff, including top-ranked prospect Anderson Espinoza.
The 18-year old from Venezuela, who was traded to the Padres from the Red Sox for All-Star pitcher Drew Pomeranz and is now ranked as the Padres No.1 prospect by Baseball America.
Former IPFW women’s basketball coach Chris Paul has been named the new boys basketball coach at Churubusco.
The Komets announced Monday that defenseman Gabriel Beaupre will be returning to the Fort Wayne blue line for 2016-17. Also, center Mike Cazzola has agreed to terms and will make his pro debut with the Komets.
TinCaps catcher Marcus Greene Jr. is the latest to step in the TinCaps on the Clock hot seat.
Chris Forman, associate athletics communications director at Purdue, confirmed the report to WLFI. He said the deal still had to be approved by the Purdue Board of Trustees later this summer.
The TinCaps (9-15 second half, 45-49 overall) trailed 7-3 at the seventh-inning stretch but scored single runs in the seventh and eighth to get within two. Down 8-5 in the ninth, the TinCaps plated a run and put runners at first and second, but the Kernels (14-10, 50-43) shut the door and have won the first two meetings of the three-game set.
Dye birdied her final four holes to finish the final round one-under par. She was six-over through the tournament.