11/23 Boys Basketball Recap

The boys basketball season began in earnest on Wednesday night with Homestead edging rival Huntington North to highlight area hoops action.

Hot shooting carries Purdue to Cancun Challenge title

Carsen Edwards broke out of his shooting slump with 21 points and No. 17 Purdue shot 17 of 26 from 3-point range to beat Auburn 96-71 on Wednesday night and capture the Cancun Challenge title.

VIDEO: Fort Wayne interviews from the court

Click on the video tabs to see WANE’s interviews with the Fort Wayne Mastodons just seconds after the Dons upset the third-ranked Hoosiers on Tuesday night at War Memorial Coliseum.

Colson, Beachem lead Irish over Colorado

Bonzie Colson had 22 points and 12 rebounds for his fifth career double-double and Notre Dame held off Colorado 89-83 on Monday night in the semifinals of the Legends Classic at Barclays Center.

11/21 Girls Basketball Recap

Carroll’s Becca Villanueva poured in 24 points to lead the Chargers to a 66-55 win over East Noble to headline area girls basketball action on Monday night.