Vincennes University freshman Jeanier Olukemi broke loose for 22 points and pulled down eight rebounds off the bench to lead the VU Women's Basketball Team to a 78-45 dismantling of Malcolm X Saturday in VU's first game of the Sodexo Classic at the VU P.E. Complex. Sophomores Nicole Dodd and Anais Kirvan had 14 and 10, respectively, for VU (5-0). Olukemi was 6-for-7 from the floor and hit...
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Sophomore Donte McGill scored a game-high 21 points to lead six Vicnennes Trailblazers in double figures as NJCAA No. 1 VU blasted St. Clair County 96-42 Friday night in the second game of VU's Sodexo Classic. The Trailblazers (5-0) also got 15 points from sophomore A.J. Patty, 13 from sophomore Mychal Mulder, 12 each from sophomore Charles Foster and freshman Keith Mack and 10 from...
The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team hosts its Sodexo Classic on Friday and Saturday nights, while the VU Women's Basketball Team hosts its own Sodexo Classic on Saturday and Sunday afternoons for an entire weekend of college basketball action at the VU P.E. Complex. The VU men (4-0) face St. Clair County at 7 p.m. on Friday and Kankakee at 7 p.m. Saturday. Games at 5...
No. 1-ranked Trailblazers remain perfect with win over Ancilla; Foster, Patty pace balanced attack OLNEY, Ill. - The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team continued to outrebound opponents by a sizeable margin and get balanced scoring when the Trailblazers posted a 42-31 advantage on the boards and placed four players in double figures in scoring Saturday night vs....
OLNEY, Ill. - The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team improved to 3-0 on the season with 100-59 thrashing of the South Carolina Sports Academy (SCSA) on Friday night in the first game of the Olney Central Rotary Club of Richland County Rotary Classic. The Trailblazers had to overcome a slow start that translated into trailing by three points at halftime. Then, VU took...
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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.