Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert (85) takes the field before an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

Dalton, Eifert Injured In Bengals Loss To Steelers

Dalton broke his thumb while making a tackle after his interception on Sunday, turning Cincinnati’s season upside-down in an instant. With a chance to clinch the AFC North at home, the Bengals lost their quarterback and got blown out, too.

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Mad Ants Grab Win In Grand Rapids

Rakeem Christmas scored 18 points as the Fort Wayne Mad Ants beat the Grand Rapids Drive 99-96 on Sunday afternoon in front of 1,920 fans at the DeltaPlex Arena.

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Blackmon Jr. Leads IU To 105-60 Win Over McNeese State

On a night when the Hoosiers tied a season-low for turnovers with nine, James Blackmon Jr. scored 24 points, including five 3-pointers, and Thomas Bryant had 18 points and nine rebounds to lead Indiana to a 105-60 victory over McNeese State.

Purdue guard Rapheal Davis (35) celebrates in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Youngstown State in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015. Purdue defeated Youngstown State 95-64. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 11 Purdue Improves To 11-0

In compiling an 11-0 start, No. 11 Purdue has featured many impressive attributes, none more eye-opening than this talented team’s ability and willingness to share the basketball.

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Lady ‘Dons Snap Six Game Losing Streak With Win Over Chicago State

Kamilah Carter finished the game with a team-high 16 points, while Keanna Gary put up 11 points and seven rebounds. De’Jour Young pulled down a team-high eight rebounds and added nine points for the ‘Dons. In all, nine different IPFW players scored in the game.

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IPFW Runs Past Austin Peay

Redshirt-senior Max Landis/Indianapolis scored a game and career-high 28 points to lead IPFW to an 85-68 men’s college basketball victory past Austin Peay State University of the Ohio Valley Conference on Saturday afternoon at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne.

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Mad Ants Come Up Short In Overtime Loss To Iowa

The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, saw their second consecutive overtime game of the 2015-16 season on Saturday, December 12th at Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum; the Ants eventually fell to the Iowa Energy 110-103.

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Pacers Assign Joe Young To Fort Wayne

The Indiana Pacers announced Friday night they have assigned 6-1 guard Joe Young to their affiliate in the NBA’s Development League, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

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12/11 Phil’s One Stop/Marathon Fill It Up All-Stars

Homestead’s Karissa McLaughlin poured in 30 points while North Side’s Keion Brooks Jr. tallied 32 points and 13 rebounds on the way to being named this week’s “Fill It Up All-Stars” on the Highlight Zone.