The interstate battle between Terre Haute South and Danville not only promised to feature two very good teams – the Braves are 17-6 and the Vikings are 24-2 – but also a battle of future Missouri Valley Conference players in South’s De’Avion Washington and Danville’s Kendle Moore. Washington is playing at Indiana State and Moore at Drake.
When one of the best players around goes down and is lost for the year a week before the season opener, it's not a promising start for girls high school basketball in the Wabash Valley.
Maynard Lewis started hearing the good news about the time school started six months ago. "Kids kept telling me, 'Coach, we got another [6-foot-4] guy,' " he said recently.
When Jeff Moore debuted as Sullivan High School's boys basketball coach in 1990, "The Simpsons" was a new half-hour sitcom that boosted television ratings for the 4-year-old Fox Broadcasting Co.
After draining 13 3-pointers on Tuesday against West Vigo, the Miners are approaching 200 3-pointers this season, blowing by their previous school record. The Miners are also accurate, hitting 38 percent as a team going into tonight
s game against rival Sullivan.
Indiana State enters its final women's basketball homestand with an opportunity to secure a spot as one of the top six seeds in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament.
The top-seeded Rose-Hulman's men's basketball team enters today's Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference semifinals as the fourth best team in the field as far as shooting percentage.
The Engineers take a Division III-leading 36-game home winning streak into the HCAC Tournament. The Engineers take on No. 4-seed Hanover tonight at 6:30 p.m. The Engineers want to make sure they extend that mark to 38 so they can make a return trip to the NCAA Tournament.
The postseason is unlike any regular season game; the stage is bigger, the lights are brighter and the pressure is ratcheted up with the known fact that the winner moves on and the loser
s season ends.
Rose-Hulman swept the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Coach of the Year awards, and senior Gabi Razma was named Most Outstanding Field Athlete to highlight the Engineer indoor track and field all-league award winners released Wednesday.
Bodies collided and the whistle blew. Purdue junior forward Grady Eifert sprawled on the ground, entangled with Fairfield’s Wassef Methani. The two players looked up at the referee for a sign. The man in stripes put one hand behind his head and pointed emphatically toward the opposite end of the court. Charge.
HUNTSVILLE, TEXAS — Bela Karolyi glanced at visitors outside the green metal fence separating the former USA Gymnastics training center from the uninvited, then sped away on his four-wheeler ATV.
Host Terre Haute South opened its Senior Night high school basketball game Tuesday night by scoring the game's first eight points, and looked then and at a couple of other times during the game that it was ready to pull away.
WEST LAFAYETTE — With just weeks left in his college basketball career, Purdue senior Vincent Edwards has found himself in an unfamiliar place: The training room.
Marshall rallied from a 14-point first-half deficit to beat Cumberland 69-64 Monday night and reach the semfinals of the 2A Casey boys high school regional basketball tournament.
Indiana State wrapped up its baseball trip to Las Vegas on Monday by downing host UNLV 4-2 in the final game of the Marucci Desert Classic.
s parents were among the first homeowners in Parkland, Florida. The Chicago Cubs first baseman has watched his tight-knit community grow and change dramatically. He remembers as a boy when there were no stoplights in town to the four there are now.
Rose-Hulman track and field teams swept the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference indoor championships Saturday at Anderson, the second time in school history the Engineers have accomplished that feat.
The No. 3 is No. 1 again at Daytona, on a day, in a race and at a place forever linked with the great Dale Earnhardt. Austin Dillon won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night driving the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet that Earnhardt piloted for most of his career.
Indiana high school basketball fans advocating for seeded sectionals will enjoy the results of the Class 4A Terre Haute South Sectional pairings drawn Sunday by the Indiana High School Athletic Association.
Indiana State's women rallied from a 15-point second-quarter deficit to win 74-70 at Bradley on Sunday, maintaining their hold on fifth place in the Missouri Valley Conference standings and bettering their MVC win total from last year.
Nick Goepper of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, won the silver medal Sunday in slopestyle skiing at the 2018 Winter Olympics to add to the bronze he won in the 2014 Olympics.
Indiana State baseball picked up its first win of the 2018 season Saturday with an 8-2 victory over Loyola Marymount on day two of the Marucci Desert Classic in Las Vegas.
s no secret every high school basketball team strives to win each game on its schedule, but there might be a handful or so that are circled in red marker at the beginning of the season. Senior Night is one of those.
Nathan Sommer had the Vigo County highlight of the day in high school boys swimming Saturday afternoon at the Avon Sectional, and nearly put the icing on the cake for his Terre Haute North teammates.
Regardless of the division, college basketball this season has proven one thing: anything can happen. The Rose-Hulman men's basketball team captured a share of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season title and earned the No. 1seed in next week's conference tournament, which will now be played at Rose-Hulman in Hulbert Arena.
Archie Miller has said on numerous occasions in his 28-game career as the Indiana basketball coach that he had been waiting for Robert Johnson to have one of those "can’t miss" type of nights shooting the ball.
Buoyed by a turnaround season, Purdue bucked a trend in college football by increasing attendance by more 13,000 fans per game in 2017
and, in the process, banked an extra $2.5 million in revenue compared to 2016.
ISU is allowing 82 points-per-game during the skid, up from its season average of 74. Coach Greg Lansing's Sycamores will get a visit tonight from a Southern Illinois team that has won seven of its past eight games and shot 52 percent in defeating the Sycamores 82-77 in SIU Arena three weeks ago. That was a fifth straight win in the series for the Salukis.
Clay City missed its first eight field-goal attempts of the fourth quarter, enabling Northview to pull ahead and win 64-53 in a boys high school basketball game that was tied after three quarters Friday night.