The Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team picked up its 20th win of the season Saturday night with an 86-73 win over visiting Lewis & Clark at the VU P.E. Complex. Freshman guard Jordan Manse came off the bench to hit six 3-pointers (five in the first half) on the way to a team-high 18 points for the Trailblazers (20-5). The long-range barrage accounted for half of VU's 12 treys,...
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NEW ORLEANS – The Vincennes University Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Teams hold the No. 8 spot in both national polls, which were released earlier this week. The Trailblazer men moved up from 14th in the previous rankings, while the VU women formerly 10th in the National Team Computer Rankings for NJCAA Indoor Track & Field. The second polls of the indoor season find Iowa...
The Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team weathered a comeback attempt by visiting Southeastern Illinois Wednesday that erased a double-digit lead midway through the second half, and the Trailblazers held on for a 67-66 victory at the VU P.E. Complex. Freshman Jeremiah Bell led VU (19-5) with 18 points while sophomore Makur Puou scored 12 and freshman Nate Hansen...
The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team grabbed its 20th victory of the season Wednesday when the Trailblazers turned away visiting Southeastern Illinois, 81-63, behind freshman Marley Miller's 15 points and freshman Laurhen Pickett's double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds . Miller (who had three treys) and Pickett led a balanced scoring attack for VU (20-4) as...
Sophomore Kyra Tucker scored six late points to help key the Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team engineer a comeback from 13 points down to visiting Three Rivers Monday night and VU squeezed out a 65-64 win over the Lady Raiders. VU (20-4) trailed the entire game, until Tucker drained a 3-pointer and then scored on a layup to tie the game at 64-all after freshman Lauren Pickett...
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The Kay Yow Cancer Fund, in partnership with the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and The V Foundation, is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization committed to being a part of finding an answer in the fight against women's cancers through raising money for scientific research, assisting the underserved and unifying people for a common cause. Kay Yow was a college head coach for 38 years and past president and founding member of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Her name is synonymous with North Carolina State. She is a member of the Naismith National Basketball Hall of Fame and achieved more than 700 career victories. Yow was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1987. She passed away in 2009 after an on-again, off-again battle with the disease.
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At VU, we believe sports play an important role in the overall purpose of an educational institution. We support a well-rounded intercollegiate sports program for both men and women and have a strong presence in the NJCAA where we can claim several national championships. But we are equally proud of our individual All-American and All-American Academic athletes who have used their talent to continue their education at four-year colleges.
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Trailblazer Scholarship Fund - The VU Foundation awarded a record $1.4 million scholarship dollars of VU Foundation and University funds for the 2015-2016 school year to incoming and returning VU students.
These included awards to students from 10 states across the country and 4 international awards.
Currently the VU Foundation manages over 540 scholarship and department funds, with 259 new funds created in just the last 10 years.
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