FORT WAYNE MASTODONS
ON THE WEB
Fort Wayne features the two heaviest players in The Summit League in Steve Forbes (295 lbs.) and Brent Calhoun (280 lbs.).
- Fort Wayne was The Summit League preseason favorite and each of the last five have gone on to win the regular season crown.
- The Mastodons return all-league forward Steve Forbes and 2013-14 Summit League Sixth Man of the Year Mo Evans.
- Jon Coffman was elevated to head coach after spending the last three seasons as an assistant at IPFW.
BLUE RIBBON COLLEGE BASKETBALL YEARBOOK
Analysis Excerpts: Mastodon fans should not fret that [Jon] Coffman has ascended to the top of the program. First off, he knows the IPFW way. More importantly, the guy can coach … Last year, the Mastodons entered the season as a huge question mark. That's not the case this time … [Fort Wayne has] a strong enough roster to be a conference title contender.
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