The first NJCAA Division I poll of the new calendar year was released Tuesday afternoon and the Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team made the climb to the No. 1 spot. The Trailblazers received 400 points and all 16 first-place votes as they sit atop of the poll for the first time since the final regular season poll of the 2014-15 campaign. “It’s exciting and I think our kids...
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VINCENNES, Ind. -- The No. 2 ranked Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team concluded the non-district portion of its season with a win Saturday night. The Trailblazers improved to 15-0 on the season with a 103-50 romp over Indiana Elite Prep inside in the P.E. Complex. George Dixon paced the Trailblazers with his fifth double-double of the season. The...
VINCENNES, Ind. -- The No. 2 ranked Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team dialed up long distance early and often Thursday night inside the P.E. Complex. The Trailblazers tied the school record by connecting on 19 shots from 3-point land in a 98-42 rout of visiting Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. VU also made 19 shots from 3-point range against the...
VINCENNES, Ind. – The No. 2 ranked Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team will have a bit of a different look coming out of the Christmas break. Redshirt freshman Jayrese Williams is expected to see the court for the first time in his Trailblazer career on Thursday night against Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. Williams was redshirted last season,...
The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team was idle last week and did not move in the latest NJCAA Division I Poll released on Tuesday. The Trailblazers received 386 points to remain at the No. 2 spot this week. South Plains (10-0), who was also idle, received 397 points to remain at No. 1 for the second straight week. South Plains (13) and VU (3) were the only teams who received...
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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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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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