VINCENNES, Ind. - Smith and Street released its men’s college basketball preview magazine this week and defending Division I national champion Vincennes University is No. 1 in the NJCAA preseason poll. Along with the preseason poll Smith and Street released their preseason All-American watch list for the 2019-20 season which includes sophomore Kevin Osawe (Third Team) and Craig...
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Vincennes, Ind. – The Vincennes University men’s basketball program is hosting their annual “Scramble for Hoops” Golf Outing on Tuesday September 24th at the Country Club of Old Vincennes. The net proceeds from the golf outing will benefit the men’s basketball program. Over the years, thousands of students have been able to attend VU through scholarships. We continue to increase...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Coach Todd Franklin has signed 6-foot-1, 165-pound combo guard Antonio Watson from Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy. He averaged 15 points and 4 assists for Fork Union. Watson is from Columbus, Ohio. He led Team Ohio to an international championship at the 2019 Junior International Tournament Lissone championship in...
VU Lady Trailblazers 2019-20 basketball schedule is out now. VU is going for a 7th straight 20-win season, with a 79-7 record at the P.E. Complex the past 6 seasons. Be sure to mark your calendars and come support your Lady Trailblazers!!! https://www.vinu.edu/…/athletics/women-s-basketball/schedule
VINCENNES, Ind. - The 2019 NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Champion Trailblazers have officially announced their schedule for the 2019-20 season. Be sure to follow the link, mark your calendars and above all else, show your support for the defending national champions. https://www.vinu.edu/web/athletics/basketball/mens/schedule
At VU, we believe sports play an important role in the overall purpose of an educational institution. We support a well-rounded intercollegiate sports program for both men and women and have a strong presence in the NJCAA where we can claim several national championships. But we are equally proud of our individual All-American and All-American Academic athletes who have used their talent to continue their education at four-year colleges.
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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.
If you miss a game, bring a friend(s) and get them in the gate on your season ticket list. Contact the athletic office for season ticket information at 812-888-4511.
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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.