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All sports cancelled until April 6

Coach Rodney Watson talks to the team during a timeout against Kentucky Wesleyan College at the Screaming Eagles Arena.

Nik Cunningham, Sports Editor

March 17, 2020

The NCAA, GLVC and USI Athletics have cancelled all athletic season games and practices until April 6.  After April sixth the Athletics department will review the situation brought by COVID-19. They will either extend the cancellation or slowly start practicing again based on how the virus develops. ...

Athletic director named chair of NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball Committee

Athletic director named chair of NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball Committee

Noah Alatza, News Editor

September 11, 2018

The university's director of athletics Jon Mark Hall has been named the NCAA Division II Basketball Committee chair. The committee has direct oversight responsibilities for the men’s basketball championship. Hall is serving out a five-year term through 2019-20. Hall has served on many other...

Gallery: Men’s basketball team beats Rockhurst 98-77

Megan Thorne, Chief Photographer

January 7, 2017

Eagles beat Rockhurst University 98-77, Saturday afternoon, at the PAC.

GALLERY: Women’s basketball team beats Rockhurst 84-79

Megan Thorne, Chief Photographer

January 7, 2017

Eagles beat Rockhurst University 84-79, Saturday afternoon, during the Great Lakes Valley conference at the PAC

New trainer looks to improve athlete health, welfare

Scott Hooker, head athletic trainer, stretches out soccer player Michael Sass, a senior exercise science major.

Sarah Loesch

August 25, 2015

  Scott Hooker has been in Evansville for less than a month, but he already has some ideas of what he will focus on in his new position as head athletic trainer. “The good thing about this position is it does have a good baseline,” Hooker said. Hooker, who was “good colleagues” wi...

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