HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The Vincennes University men’s basketball team is in the Final Four for the second straight season. The third-seeded Trailblazers won 72-60 against sixth-seeded Odessa (Texas) in a NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship quarterfinal on Thursday at Hutchinson Sports Arena. In addition to celebrating a big win against Odessa, the Trailblazers celebrated a...
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HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The comment “let’s finish this” could be heard repeatedly from those sitting on the Vincennes University team bench during the closing minutes of the Trailblazers’ second-round game against Moberly Area in the NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship on Wednesday. The third-seeded Trailblazers got the job done. Their solid finish produced an 81-74 victory...
The 2019 NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship is March 18-23 in Hutchinson, Kansas. The third-seeded Trailblazers open with a second-round game tonight at 7:00 p.m. EDT. They will play No. 14 seed Moberly Area. VU Trailblazer NJCAA Division 1 National Tournament Schedule: WED 3/20 - 7:00 p.m. EDT / 6:00 p.m. CT · VU vs. Moberly Area THU 3/21 - 9:00 p.m. EDT / 8:00...
VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University baseball team’s scheduled road game against Lincoln Trail on March 20 has been postponed. The nine-inning contest was postponed due to forecasted rain. The makeup date is March 21. The nine-inning game starts at 4 p.m. EDT. VU (11-7) plays on March 22 against Harper. The nine-inning game begins at Jerry Blemker Field at 4 p.m. EDT.
VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University baseball team saw its eight-game win streak end with a 6-2 loss to Lincoln Trail at Jerry Blemker Field on Tuesday. Lincoln Trail scored three runs in the third inning and added another in the fourth for a 4-0 lead. The Trailblazers got on the scoreboard in the fifth. They tallied runs on sacrifice flys by freshmen Ryan Robison and Trent...
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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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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.