Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes, Adam Vinatieri made a late field goal and Indianapolis’ defense shut down Houston’s offense Sunday in a 17-10 victory that clinched the AFC South and gave Wayne two franchise records.
Shane Berschbach scored 4:13 into overtime to lead Toledo to a 5-4 win Sunday evening in Fort Wayne. Toledo has an overall record of 17-4-1-1 on the season and is 9-2-0-0 on the road.
The Indiana Tech American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Division 1 Ice Hockey team rallied from a first-period deficit and then for the second-consecutive day saved its best hockey for the final 40 minutes- this time out-scoring the opposition 5-2 in the final two periods- on their way to a 5-3 win over Western Michigan University Sunday afternoon at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
A pinpoint passer with wide-receiver speed, Mariota came into this season as the favorite to win the 80th Heisman.
A recap of high school basketball from across northeast Indiana.
After the Evansville IceMen, presented by Coors Light and the Fort Wayne Komets battled to a tie at the end of regulation, a Fort Wayne breakaway in sudden-death overtime produced the winning goal. A crowd of 6,324 fans watched as Shawn Szydlowski’s overtime strike gave the Komets a 2-1 win at the Ford Center. The IceMen (8-9-2-1, 19 points) picked up a point in the loss.
It was an offensive explosion Saturday night as the Fort Wayne Mad Ants redeemed last night’s buzzer beating dagger, as they defeated the Grand Rapids Drive 101-87 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Riley LaChance scored a career-high 26 points, leading Vanderbilt to an 81-71 win over Purdue on Saturday.
The IPFW women’s basketball team held No. 23/20 ranked West Virginia to a season-low 36 rebounds, however, it was not enough as the Mastodons fell to the Mountaineers 82-48. IPFW is now 4-6 on the season.
The No. 16 Forester women’s basketball team (9-2) was off to the races Saturday afternoon on their way to a 124-106 win over #RV Olivet Nazarene University (9-4) at Platt Arena. It was non-stop kamikaze play from start to finish as players, coaches and fans alike were exhausted by the final buzzer.
Indiana put together one of its best second halves of the season on Saturday night, outscoring Grand Canyon 52-35 in the second half in a 94-66 victory for the Hoosiers.
Notre Dame’s women basketball players came out for pregame warmups on Saturday wearing “I Can’t Breathe” shirts.