A two-time NAIA all-American offensive lineman during his playing days at Saint Francis, James Bettcher has gone from Bishop D’Arcy Stadium to the sidelines of the NFL.
Pitcher Jarrod Parker recently underwent what the Oakland Athletics are calling “successful” surgery on his right elbow as the Norwell grad begins working his way back to the majors.
The three-game series between the Mastodons and Jackrabbits will now be played on Saturday and Sunday, April 2-3.
Coming off an 11-1 season and a trip to the NAIA Divisision II national semifinals the Saint Francis Cougars held their first spring practice on Friday afternoon at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium.
University spokesman Paul Browne says Notre Dame has never revoked an honorary degree and doesn’t plan to do so for Cosby alone.
After standout careers at Concordia High School and Purdue, Parker founded Maximum Sports Management 30 years ago in Roanoke and represented superstars such as Deion Sanders, Emmitt Smith and Fort Wayne’s own Rod Woodson.
George Washington won its first National Invitation Tournament championship, getting 18 points from Kevin Larsen and pulling away in the second half to beat Valparaiso 76-60 on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden.
Landis hit 12 three’s including one money ball to finish with 13 points, but it was not enough to move him to the semi-finals.
Quarterback Everett Goslon was back in South Bend on Thursday as the former Notre Dame standout looked to impress scouts at the Irish’s pro day.
“It’s just a matter of each and every day I work my butt off,” Smith told WANE-TV. “I look forward to each and every opportunity.”
Kendall Stephens has been granted his request to transfer from Purdue the school announced on Thursday.
The Komets announced today that they have singed defenseman Simon Denis to an amateur tryout agreement and added him to the roster.
The Komets were back at practice on Thursday as they close in on the Midwest division title and home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs.
Tickets for Indianapolis Colts punter-turned-funny man Pat McAfee’s May 20 comedy show at the Embassy Theatre go on sale Friday at noon.
Michael Frazier tallied 20 points while Walter Lemon Jr. added 19 as the Mad Ants won their final road game of the season, defeating Westchester 98-91 on Wednesday night.
Redshirt-senior Shane Trevino had three hits, including two home runs, with three runs and two RBIs to lead IPFW to a 5-1 win past Cleary University.
The IPFW softball team put up a tough fight against No. 22 Notre Dame, but the Mastodons fell to the Fighting Irish 5-0 in a weather-shortened game.
For the second time in three years IPFW’s head basketball coach is a finalist for the Hugh Durham Award that is annually presented to the nation’s top mid-major coach.
Stanford was a second-team All-SAC selection as a senior.
After a longer wait than originally anticipated Auston Robertson is officially a Michigan State football player.