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Defense ‘sparks’ offense for Eagles

Junior guard Kendyl Dearing looks for a pass during the women’s basketball game against the University of Missouri-St. Louis in the PAC on Saturday. The Eagles took the win with a final score of 76-69.
February 13, 2016

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Women’s basketball team ends 10-game losing streak

Tanner Marcum, a junior guard, shoots a layup after stealing the ball in the last moments of the second quarter of the women’s basketball game at the PAC Thursday. The Eagles beat Maryville University 74-61.
Sophomore Kaydie Groups helps lead USI past Maryville University by scoring a career high 27 points.
February 11, 2016
"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."

Women’s basketball loses in overtime

January 30, 2016

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Women’s basketball loses third straight

Randa Harshbarger, a sophomore guard, takes the ball down the court during

the women’s basketball game against Truman State University Saturday in the PAC.
January 16, 2016

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Women’s basketball loses 2nd straight game

January 14, 2016

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Women’s basketball vs. West Virginia State

November 29, 2015

University of Southern Indiana 's Women's basketball team faced off to West Virginia State University at their home court on Sunday November 29th.Contrary to games starting off the season, this was...

Women bounce back after loss

November 29, 2015

Hannah Wascher completed two free-throws, shot a smile to the bench and jogged down the court. She struggled from the free-throw line in the women’s basketball’s win against Alice Lloyd College...

Communication key on, off court

February 6, 2015

The women's basketball team beat Quincy University Thursday night 76-55 after an all around strong performance from the team. The Eagles never trailed in the game and at one point led by 26 points. The...

COLUMN: Can the Lady Screagles Create a Dominant Presence in the GLVC?

January 27, 2015

As we reach the second stretch of the USI women’s basketball season, the Lady Screagles present an impressive 14-5 record overall. They are 6-3 in the GLVC and look to make an impact in the conference...

Eagles fall to No. 1 Flyers

January 25, 2015

The women's basketball team lost to Lewis University with a final score of 83-73 Saturday afternoon in the Physical Activities Center. Lewis University is currently ranked No. 1 in the GLVC. USI managed...

Watson’s radio show gives fans chance to meet student athletes

Photo by Sarah Loesch/The Shield Radio sportscaster Dan Egierski and assistant men's basketball coach Brent Owen talk about future games in front of a crowded audience Monday night at Turoni's Pizzery & Brewery on Main Street.
December 9, 2014

At 7 p.m. every Monday night, men's head basketball coach Rodney Watson goes live from Turoni's Pizzery and Brewery for an hour long radio show. He and radio sportscaster Dan Egierski discuss USI...

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

Marcum earns career high: Sophomore leads Eagles to sixth consecutive win
December 2, 2014

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...

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