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GALLERY: USI Men’s Basketball defeats Missouri S&T 86-78

GALLERY: USI Men’s Basketball defeats Missouri S&T 86-78

Jordan Auker, Photographer
February 3
Filed under Sports

The men's basketball team beat Missouri University of Science and Technology Thursday evening 86-78 at the PAC.

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Column: Share the love

Column: Share the love

Sarah Loesch, Sports Editor
January 26
Filed under Sports

Imagine NCAA sanctioned sports and club sports as fraternal twins. They share 50 percent of the same DNA, but there are visible differences which aid in distinction. Those differences mostly fall under technicalities and surface-level differences. In the way fraternal twins can be easily differentiated ...

Baseball ranked No. 2 despite rocky start

Caitlin Golden
April 28
Filed under Sports

Canceled games and a rocky start at the beginning of the season hasn’t stop USI’s baseball team from competing. Currently ranked second in the Great Lakes Valley Conference standings, the team is only continuing to improve its game. Being the defending champions, the team knows it has a target...

COLUMN: National champions need to spice up game

Jerry McCartney
March 24
Filed under Sports

Coming off of an NCAA Division II National Championship, the Screaming Eagles’ baseball squad is underway once again with the start of the 2015 season. The reigning champs started the season with a three-game series in Florida, against the University of Tampa, which the Eagles defeated in the first...

Opportunity to strenghten leadership arrises for Durham

Sarah Loesch
March 17
Filed under Sports

Being a leader is a role junior defender McKinsey Durham has always seemed to fit into well. She was a captain on the women's soccer team this past fall, coaches club soccer, is co-president of the Student Athletic Community and volunteers. Durham was chosen out of 48 Great Lakes Valley Conference athletes...

Give athletes time to study

Bradie Gray
September 11
Filed under Sports

Do college athletes have time to be college students? According to NCAA rules, collegiate coaches are only allowed to ask 20 hours a week from their players while their sport is in season and eight hours a week while their sport is out of season. In season, athletes are required to practice at most...

Evansville will host 2015 NCAA Elite Eight

Evansville will host 2015 NCAA Elite Eight

Zane Clodfelter
December 11
Filed under Breaking News, Sports

Evansville Sports Corp will announce today that Ford Center and Evansville will be the host of the 2015 NCAA Division II Elite Eight and the 2017 NCAA II Cross Country Championships. A press conference has been scheduled for 3:30 p.m. in the lobby of Ford Center to announce the additional tournaments. The venue i...

COLUMN: Weekend tournaments provide preview of NCAA tournament schedule

COLUMN: Weekend tournaments provide preview of NCAA tournament schedule

Zane Clodfelter
December 9
Filed under Sports

Rodney Watson and the Southern Indiana men’s basketball team will play a diverse group of opponents in the non-conference slate, before beginning its quest for yet another Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) title when the conference campaign begins Jan. 3 at Rockhurst. The diverse schedule is evident, just ...

Nelson powers Eagles past Kentucky State

Pat Hickey
December 7
Filed under Sports

To say that Aaron Nelson put on a clinic on Saturday afternoon would be an understatement. The 6-foot-8, 250-pound man scored a career-high of 31 points and set a school record with 27 rebounds as the University of Southern Indiana men's basketball team blew past visiting Kentucky State University 92-...

Joergens legacy lives on through his tournament

Joergens legacy lives on through his tournament

Zane Clodfelter
December 4
Filed under Sports

No. 11 Southern Indiana didn’t need any additional motivation after falling behind by 20 to IU Southeast in their final game of the Bill Joergens Memorial Classic on Saturday. After all, the game USI found itself in carries the name of one of the university’s biggest supporters. “Bill’s love...

This week in USI athletics

Zane Clodfelter
December 3
Filed under Sports

Guy posts top-10 finish as Eagles place 11th at NCAA meet Southern Indiana sophomore Johnnie Guy finished with a ninth-place showing at the NCAA II National Championships. No. 7 USI settled for an 11th-place finish out of 32 teams on the field. Guy, who becomes the Eagles' 18th cross country All...

Eagles blow past Davis & Elkins to capture second victory

Zane Clodfelter
November 20
Filed under Sports

When Davis & Elkins College freshman guard Stephanie Wooten scored a basket to give the Senators a 2-0 lead, the Eagles found themselves down early at the Physical Activities Center (PAC). The deficit didn’t last long, as Southern Indiana followed with a 16-0 run, capped by a Jessica Parker...

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