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Olukemi, Dodd lead VU women over Lincoln Trail

ROBINSON, Ill. - The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team reamined unbeaten in defeating host Lincoln Trail, 71-53, Wednesday night in Robinson, IL.
Freshman Jeanier Olukemi scored 24 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out four assists in leading the Trailblazers (9-0). She also turned in two steals. In addition, VU got 17 points from sophomore Nicole Dodd and nine pionts from sophomore Anais Kirvan. Kirvan and freshman Jesheon Cooper both had 10 rebounds. Kirvan and Cooper led VU's 51-23 advantage on the boards.
Dodd hit all three of the Trailblazers' 3-pointers in the first half to help VU to a 44-26 halftime lead. In the second 20 minutes, VU led by as many as 23 points while the two teams matched second half point totals at 27 each.
VU will return to action on Saturday, hosting Wabash Valley in a men's-women's basketball doubleheader at the VU P.E. Complex. The ladies tip off at 5 p.m. and the men will start at 7 p.m.

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The Vincennes University Athletic Department hosts Play4Kay and raises donations for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund annually. VU Women’s Basketball Coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks has a special connection to the late Yow, who was the longtime coach at North Carolina State. He had the pleasure of meeting her while he was an assistant coach at Western Carolina University. This left a lasting impression on him and made this cause important to him and the Trailblazers.

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NJCAA spring sport cancellation

The NJCAA announced on March 16 the cancellation of all spring sport competition and all upcoming basketball championships, effective immediately, due to the evolving COVID-19 situation. Spring competition includes all practices, regular season, postseason, and national championship play.

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