Boilers MBB roll past Zags 84-66

[24] Purdue 84, [6] Gonzaga 66 (Postgame Notes)  Purdue improved to 5-0 with an 84-66 win over No. 6-ranked Gonzaga in the semifinals of the Phil Knight Legacy. Purdue advances to Sunday’s championship game against No. 8 Duke at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon....

Boilers outlast West Virginia

[24] Purdue 80, West Virginia 68 (Postgame Notes)  Purdue improved to 4-0 with an 80-68 victory over West Virginia in the Phil Knight Legacy Quarterfinals in Portland. Purdue is now 4-0 for the second straight year (started last year 8-0) and has started 4-0 in...

Purdue Rolls Harvard to Gearlds’ 250th Win

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Head coach Katie Gearlds notched her 250th career win as the Purdue women’s basketball team rolled to an 85-63 win over Harvard in the first game of the Cancun Challenge. The Boilermakers improved to 5-0 on the year with their first win...

King Paces Valpo in Setback at Samford

King Paces Valpo in Setback at Samford The Valparaiso University men’s basketball team fell 79-49 on Wednesday in a pre-Thanksgiving matinee at Samford. The Beacons were led in scoring by Kobe King (La Crosse, Wis. / La Crosse Central [Wisconsin]) who posted 20...

Shooting Struggles Derail Taylor MBB

Shooting Struggles Derail Trojans   UPLAND, Ind. – A 10-2 run in the middle of the second half was not enough for Taylor (3-4, 0-2) to overcome shooting 33.3 percent from the field against No. 14 Indiana Wesleyan (5-3, 2-0) in a 68-49 defeat.   A strong start to...

Lancers top Goshen, improve to 8-0

Lancers top Goshen, improve to 8-0 WINONA LAKE, Ind. – Grace’s men’s basketball team topped 90 points for the fifth time this season, breezing by Goshen 94-58 on Tuesday. The No. 3-ranked Lancers (8-0, 2-0 Crossroads League) continued their perfect start to the...