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November 20, 2018 / VU women win at the buzzer VINCENNES, Ind. -- The Vincennes University Women’s Basketball team erased a 19-point deficit before coming away with a 69-67 win over visiting Southeastern Illinois inside the VU P.E. Complex Tuesday evening. Freshman Fess Hawkins capped the comeback, against the District P foe, with a lay-in to beat the buzzer. Jaynice Stovall fed...

November 19, 2018 Trailblazer runners earn top 5 finish at nationals ORANGE BEACH, Ala -- The Vincennes University Men’s Half Marathon team ran to a fifth-place finish in the NJCAA Half Marathon National Championships over the weekend the Orange Beach Sportsplex.  Led by a 18th place finish from Milan Todorovic, the Trailblazers tallied 64 team points in the field off 11 complete...

November 17, 2018 / Trailblazers come up short against No. 3 Gulf Coast State VINCENNES, Ind. -- The Vincennes University Women’s Basketball team gave preseason No. 3 Gulf Coast State all they could handle Saturday afternoon. The Lady ‘Blazers stormed back from an 18-point second-half deficit before falling 65-61 in the final game of the Sodexo Classic inside the P.E. Complex. ...

November 13, 2018 / VU bowlers fall short of goal MOLINE, Ill. -- The Vincennes University Bowling team competed in the Leatherneck Classic over the weekend but did not compete at the level it had hoped. The Trailblazers finished 20th out of the field of 43 in the two-day tournament. VU entered the final day in 12th place but could not hold onto its place. ...

November 10, 2018 / VU Cross Country competes at national meet GARDEN CITY, Kan. -- The Vincennes University Cross Country teams competed in the NJCAA Division I National Championships on Saturday afternoon. Liz Bredeweg came away with a 53rd overall finish in the Women’s 5K race in a field of 293 runners. The Trailblazer sophomore covered the arduous course at Buffalo Dunes Golf...