Purdue Fort Wayne athletics to join Horizon League

Purdue University Fort Wayne announced Tuesday it will join the Horizon League in 2020.

“I think it’s fantastic for our state, and fantastic for our league,” Horizon League Commissioner Jon LeCrone said.

The Horizon League’s headquarters are in Indianapolis. Purdue Fort Wayne will become the second Indiana school in the league, joining IUPUI.

Purdue Fort Wayne will remain in The Summit League for the 2019-2020 athletic season.