Jackson kept the Fighting Irish in the game in the first half, Vasturia led the rally back from an 11-point deficit in the second and other Notre Dame players finally hit some key shots down the stretch in a 77-66 victory Saturday.
The Wolverines (19-7, 9-4 Big Ten) trailed by six points late in the second half after a stretch of 2-for-20 shooting. A funk like that is usually enough to sink Michigan against good opponents, but on this day it was Purdue (20-6, 8-5) that couldn’t score down the stretch.
Homestead freshman Jackie Brenn showed promise of things to come by winning the one meter diving competition with 485.45 point
Representing the Mad Ants Rakeem Christmas scored 10 points and pulled down eight rebounds for the East team.
Allyson Bunch scored a career-high 22 points, including tying a career-best six 3-pointers, but the IPFW women’s basketball team was unable to knock off Summit League co-leader South Dakota State, 92-64.
Fort Wayne native and former MLB player and manager Eric Wedge hosted his 12th annual Eric Wedge baseball camps with the World Baseball Academy on Saturday.
Wrestlers from fourteen local schools will represent Northeast Indiana at the IHSAA wrestling state championship after qualifying at semi-state Saturday afternoon at the Coliseum.
Tenacious defense and better 3-point shooting in the second half paved the way to a 68-61 University of Saint Francis win over Taylor University on Saturday afternoon at Hutzell Athletic Center.
Saturday the NAIA Top 25 No. 3 University of Saint Francis basketball team needed a spark and Hahn provided one with his sniper-like accuracy from 3-point range in a 74-60 Cougars’ win at Taylor University.
Redshirt-senior Max Landis/Indianapolis scored a game-high 30 points, including seven three-point field goals, to lead IPFW to an 88-84 men’s college basketball Summit League home win past the University of Denver Saturday night at the Hilliard Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne
In the eighth and final meeting of the season between the two arch rivals, the Kalamazoo Wings battled until the final horn, but were held at bay and fell to the Fort Wayne Komets, 4-3.
Homestead took down Carmel to win their second straight 4A regional title on Saturday in Kokomo.
The Cincinnati Cyclones (23-19-3-2) earned a 6-5 win over the Ft. Wayne Komets on Friday night.
The sixth annual Party In The Park took place Friday night at Parkview Field, raising money for the Fort Wayne Sports Corp.
Leo used a furious comeback at Donald S. Weeks Gymnasium to defeat 3A no. 15 Columbia City 61-54 in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” and cause the first-ever Northeast 8 title to be shared by four teams.
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Malik Williams, Jeremy Davison, Walter Knapke, and Dakota Barkley took home Fill It Up All-Star honors for February 12 to represent their respective conference.
East Noble’s Lanie Allen, Norwell’s Stephanie Conrad, Eastside’s Lindsey Beard, and Jada Johnson of Southern Wells each lead their team to sectional semi-final wins last Friday to earn Fill It Up All-Star honors for February 5.
Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell scored 14 points and Troy Williams added 13 and Indiana rallied to upset No. 4 Iowa 85-78 on Thursday night after blowing a big lead.
The IPFW women’s basketball team was unable to hold on to a 10-point halftime lead as it fell at Omaha 71-64.