VU in the News

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NOVEMBER 27, 2018 / Lady Trailblazers coast to road win COLUMBIA, Ky. -- It took the Vincennes University Women’s Basketball team a little over a quarter to get going Tuesday night before coming away with a road victory. The Trailblazers led 17-16 after the first quarter of play before coasting to a 99-53 win over the Lindsey Wilson Junior Varsity team. VU improved to 7-3 on the...

November 26, 2018 / Trailblazer bowlers finish shy of top-10 finish O’FALLON, Ill. -- The VIncennes University Bowling team competed in the National Collegiate Team Match Games over the weekend. The Trailblazers finished the two-day event with an 11th place finish in the field of 27. Ryan Benslay led the Trailblazers after Day 1 with a 6-game average of 205. Tyler Perry averaged...

November 24, 2018 / VU Men pick up another win on hardwood PARK HILS, Mo. -- The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team continued its hot start to the season on Saturday. The Trailblazers improved to 9-0 with a 89-52 win over Fort Scott on the final day of the Chris Morrison State Farm Thanksgiving Classic. Lony Francis, Jr. and George Dixo n combined to score the first 20 ...

November 23, 2018 / Trailblazers open tournament with win PARK HILLS, Mo. -- The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team coasted to its eighth straight win to open the season on Friday night. The No. 6 Trailblazers ran past Roane State in the opening night of the Chris Morrison State Farm Thanksgiving Classic, 101-69. VU led 49-27 at the break and extended its lead throughout the...

November 20, 2018 / Trailblazers cruise to win; remain undefeated VINCENNES, Ind. -- Southeastern Illinois took an early 4-3 lead over Vincennes University within the first two minutes of Tuesday night’s District 16 matchup inside the VU P.E. Complex. But the No. 6 Trailblazers quickly took over and dominated the over-matched Hawks the rest of the game. VU ran away for a 110-59...