January 17, 2019 / New location for VU Blood Drive, Feb. 5-6 VINCENNES, Ind. - The bitterly cold start to the New Year has resulted in a critical shortage of blood donations, and the American Red Cross is urging the public to roll up its sleeves and help out. With holiday scheduling keeping donors busy during the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s, the Red Cross collected about...

January 16, 2019 / Trailblazer men escape with win BELLEVILLE, Ill. - Trailing by as many as 14 points in the second half, the Vincennes University men’s basketball team used the three-pointer to storm back against District 16 foe Southwestern Illinois Wednesday night. Kevin Osawe connected on a trio of 3-pointers in the second half to spark the comeback as the No. 4 Trailblazers...

January 16, 2019 / Lady ‘Blazers earn road win BELLEVILLE, Ill. - The Vincennes University women’s basketball team set the tone early at District P foe Southwestern Illinois on Wednesday evening. The Lady ‘Blazers raced out to a 23-8 lead over the first 10 minutes of play en route to a 72-52 win. VU improves to 12-4 overall and remains perfect in district play (6-0). Sophomore...

January 16, 2019 VU Board approves bids for renovation of Learning Resources Center VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University’s Curtis G. Shake Learning Resources Center will undergo a nearly $8 million renovation, with plans for completion in August. The VU Board of Trustees approved bids at its meeting today. Wolfe Construction, Vincennes, received a contract of ...

January 15, 2019 / ‘Blazers slip in latest basketball poll VINCENNES, Ind. - The stay at the top of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Poll for the Vincennes University men’s basketball team was short-lived. With a 98-96 overtime loss to District 16 foe Olney Central on Jan. 9, the ‘Blazers fell to No. 4 in the latest poll which was released on Tuesday...