DePauw wins Monon Bell for first time in seven years

Sophomore defensive back Brooks Hepp rings the bell after the victory. SAM CARAVANA / THE DEPAUW

 DePauw ended its seven-year drought by beating the Wabash Little Giants 37-34 in a game that came down to the final minutes. Led by senior quarterback Matt Hunt, the Tigers clinched the game with an incredible two-minute drill. The game-winning touchdown, a 12 yard pass from Matt Hunt to his younger brother Andy, sealed the victory and DePauw was able to ring the bell for the first time in 7 years. Hunt finished the game 19-35 with a 241 passing, 185 yards rushing, 2 passing touchdowns, and 3 rushing. Among other top performers were sophomore wide receiver Ian Good with 9 receptions for 192 yards and a touchdown, as well as Thomas Gray, who was the leader of the defense with 10 tackles.