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Freshman basketball player shot at Indianapolis party

Freshman basketball player shot at Indianapolis party

Gabi Wy and Taylor Hall
August 6, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

Emmanuel Little, a university freshman and USI basketball player, was shot twice at a house party on the north side of Indianapolis just past midnight Saturday morning, according to a police report. Little, 18, survived despite "possible internal injuries" in the police report, and he tweeted about...

GALLERY: Women’s basketball team beats Lewis 85-65

Jordan Auker and Katie Thompson, Photographers
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

The women's basketball team beat Lewis University 85-65 Saturday afternoon in the PAC.

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GALLERY: Women’s basketball beats Parkside 78-71

Jordan Auker, Photographer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

The women's basketball team beat University of Wisconsin-Parkside 78-71 Thursday afternoon in the PAC.

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GALLERY: Men’s basketball beats Parkside 76-72

Jordan Auker, Photographer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

Men's basketball team beats University of Wisconsin-Parkside 76-72 Thursday evening in the PAC.

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GALLERY: Men’s Basketball beats Lewis 80-57

Jordan Auker, Photographer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

The men's basketball team beat Lewis University 80-57 Saturday afternoon in the PAC.

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Basketball teams fall short to Bellarmine

Basketball teams fall short to Bellarmine

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief
January 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

The men's and women's basketball team's both fell to Bellarmine tonight in the first of three conference home games this week. This was the first loss for the men's team, previously 16-0 it moves to 16-1. "It came down to loose balls. They did a really good job of getting to all the loose balls,"...

Midnight Madness boasts change in campus culture

Midnight Madness boasts change in campus culture

Bradie Gray
October 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

T.I.’s “Bring Em Out’ blasted from speakers in the Physical Activities Center as the fan section stood up in unison, phones ready to SnapChat USI's new mascot. A countdown began and as the audience screamed “One!" the new and improved Archibald Eagle ran out onto the court as a giant blow up ...

Eagles’ guard Thomas leads by example

Eagles’ guard Thomas leads by example

Zane Clodfelter
November 13, 2013
Filed under Sports

For Southern Indiana senior guard Lawrence Thomas, every passing day is one step closer to the end of his collegiate career. The Springfield, Ill. native knows it, and he is making the most of out his fifth and final season in the USI uniform. “As a senior, every day is your last something,” Th...

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