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Eagles bounce back with victories over Wisconsin-Parkside

Eagles bounce back with victories over Wisconsin-Parkside

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief
January 19
Filed under Sports

The men's and women's basketball teams both earned wins in the second game of the three-game home series. Tonight the women's team beat Wisconsin-Parkside 78-71 led by double-figure performances from four players. Tanner Marcum led the team with 24 points, Kaydie Grooms scored 15 and both Morgan...

Women win conference game, Coach Stein earns 300th win

Women win conference game, Coach Stein earns 300th win

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief
January 5
Filed under Sports

The women's basketball team rebounded from its one-point loss last week with an 18-point victory over William Jewell College tonight. The win brings USI to 11-2 for the year and 3-0 in Great Lakes Valley Conference games. The team was led by double-figure scoring from Kaydie Grooms (15) and Tanner...

Bench adds 34 points in Eagle win

Bench adds 34 points in Eagle win

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief
November 22
Filed under Sports

Once the women's basketball team made rebounding an emphasis it stuck, assistant coach Randa Dallas said. In the 83-37 win over the University of Alabama in Huntsville, USI pulled down 41 rebounds "That's always a focus for us," senior guard Tanner Marcum said. "One of our main goals is to outrebound...

Women’s basketball team ends 10-game losing streak

Women’s basketball team ends 10-game losing streak

Sarah Loesch, Sports Editor
February 11
Filed under Sports

"Any other team would be like whatever, we're in a 10-game losing streak, whatever, we'll just wait until next year," Dallas said. "We're not doing that. We're not that team."

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Women lose seventh-straight game

Women lose seventh-straight game

Sarah Loesch, Sports Editor
January 29
Filed under Sports

In the first half of the game against the University of Indianapolis the women's basketball team racked up ten of of its 15 turnovers. "You cannot start a game against anybody in this league turning the ball over (10) times in 20 minutes," assistant coach Randa Dallas said. "From then on we were di...

Women’s basketball loses third straight

Women’s basketball loses third straight

Sarah Loesch, Sports Editor
January 16
Filed under Sports

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Lady Eagles win final home game of season

Sarah Loesch
February 22
Filed under Sports

The women's basketball team won its final home game in the Physical Activities Center Saturday afternoon. The team beat Saint Joseph's College 71-31 in a high energy game. Some of that energy could be attributed to the fact that it was also Senior Day, senior forward Mary O'Keefe said. “It's bittersweet. W...

Marcum earns career high: Sophomore leads Eagles to sixth consecutive win

Marcum earns career high: Sophomore leads Eagles to sixth consecutive win

Bradie Gray
December 2
Filed under Sports

New Albany native Tanner Marcum scored a career high 22 points Sunday afternoon against Newberry College to finish up the USI Thanksgiving Classic. The sophomore guard scored five points in a 10-2 run that transformed the Eagle’s two point lead into a 10 point lead with just 10 minutes left in the ...

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