You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Local colleges

  • Champion Cougars ring in new season
    In front of hundreds of boisterous students Tuesday night at Hutzell Athletic Center, the University of Saint Francis celebrated the 2013-14 women’s basketball team’s 38-0 season that resulted in the program’s first NAIA Division II national
  • Cougars expect ailing QBs on field Saturday
    The Saint Francis football team should have its full complement of quarterbacks as the Cougars try to keep their resurgence going on the road Saturday.The Cougars (3-4, 1-1) will make the trek to the Chicago area to take on No.
  • Mastodons hungry to reach NCAA tourney
    New coach, no problem. Leading scorer gone, who cares? That’s the message sent by Summit League men’s basketball coaches, sports information directors and media who tabbed IPFW as the conference’s preseason favorite.

Saint Francis loses in NAIA quaterfinals

The Saint Francis football team played the No. 1 team in the NAIA and come out second best.

No. 1 Cumberlands (Ky.) scored twice in the final 5 minutes of the first half and held on for a 28-14 win in a quarterfinals round playoff game in Williamsburg, Ky.

The host Patriots (12-0) jumped to a 7-0 lead and led 21-7 at halftime and extended that to 28- 7 after three quarters. Cumberlands ran for 399 yards, led by D'Angelo Jordan's 270 yards on 25 carries. he scored in the third quarter.

The Cougars 9-3 were led by quarterbacks Josh Miller, who completed 11 of 15 passes for 172 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions, and David Yoder (10 of 25 for 136 yards and a touchdown).

Cody Appenzeller scored both Cougars touchdowns, one on a 50-yard passs and the other on a 40-yard pass.

For more on this story return to after 3 a.m. or see Sunday's Journal Gazette.