ULLIN, Ill. - The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team remained unbeaten and atop the NJCAA District 16 when the Trailblazers escaped Saturday afternoon with an 85-76 win at Shawnee. VU (12-0, 6-0 in District 16 competition) got 20 points from sophomore Charles Foster, 17 from sophomore A.J. Patty, 16 from sophomore Everett Clemons and 11 from sophomore...
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team added another week to its run atop the 2014-15 rankings when the latest NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Poll was released today from the NJCAA Headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO. VU (11-0) was the preseason No. 1 and has been top-ranked in each of the regular-season polls. VU received 13 First Place votes. ...
The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes Trailblazers passed another test and kept their record unblemished with a 77-54 win Saturday night over Wabash Valley College at the VU P.E. Complex. The victory improved VU to 11-0 and 4-0 in NJCAA District 16 competition. Sophomore guard Everett Clemons - still recuperating from an early-season shoulder ailment - turned in an outstanding floor game...
ROBINSON, Ill. - Vincennes University sophomore guard Jaelan Manson hit 6-of-8 3-pointers on the way to a career-high 25 points off the bench Wednesday night to lead the NJCAA No. 1 VU Men's Basketball Team's 104-60 rout of host Lincoln Trail. Sophomore Charles Foster had 17 points and sophomore Everett Clemons finished with 14 points and six assists, while freshman Ronnie Rousseau...
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...
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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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