The 13th-ranked University of Southern Indiana baseball team split a doubleheader with Grand Valley State University on the final day of the Dunn Hospitality Classic at the USI Baseball Field. GVSU won the opener, 4-3, while the Screaming Eagles took nightcap, 9-1. USI, which was 4-1 during the classic, watched its record go to 4-2, while GVSU went to 2-4.
The 13th-ranked University of Southern Indiana baseball team erased a five-run deficit and defeated Missouri University of Science & Technology, 9-8, in a non-conference match-up on the second day of the Dunn Hospitality Classic at the USI Baseball Field. USI, which has rallied from a five-run-or-more deficit in each of its three wins in the classic, watched its record rise to 3-1, while Missouri S&T goes to 3-3.
After waiting out the rain, the preseason 13th-ranked (Collegiate Baseball Newspaper) University of Southern Indiana baseball team opens the 2018 home schedule Sunday when it hosts the Dunn Hospitality Classic.
The No. 9-ranked Indiana University women's swimming and diving team will bring back 19 swimmers and divers for Friday night finals at the 2018 Women's Big Ten Championships at the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion in Columbus, Ohio.
The University of Southern Indiana men's basketball team saw its five-game winning streak over William Jewell College stopped with a 94-81 loss Thursday evening in Liberty, Missouri. USI saw its overall record slide to 19-8, 10-5 in the GLVC, while William Jewell goes to 19-6 overall, 9-6 GLVC.
Senior forward Morgan Dahlstrom (Grayslake, Illinois) and senior guard/forward Kaydie Grooms (Marshall, Illinois) combined for 34 points and 17 rebounds as the No. 10/15 Screaming Eagles earned their 11th straight win with a 67-54 Great Lakes Valley Conference road triumph over host William Jewell College Thursday evening.
Mother Nature has forced a venue and schedule change for the opening weekend of the 2018 USI Baseball season. Due to the forecast of heavy rains, 13th-ranked USI's doubleheader with top-ranked Delta State University has been moved from noon Friday in Cleveland, Mississippi, to noon Saturday in Quincy, Illinois.
The University of Southern Indiana Athletic Department announced that men's basketball senior forward Julius Rajala (Helsinki, Finland) will miss this weekend's games due to a violation of team rules "Julius made an error in judgment and has taken responsibility for his actions," said USI Head Coach Rodney Watson.
Only 9 points behind first-place Pensacola, the Thunderbolts get back to action with three games this upcoming weekend, hosting the Knoxville Ice Bears before hitting the road for another tour or Alabama, with stops in Birmingham against the Bulls and in Huntsville to take on the Havoc.
Indiana Women's Basketball picked up its first win inside Mackey Arena since 2008 as it won a battle, 52-44, over Purdue on Monday night. Senior forward Amanda Cahill led the way with her ninth double-double of the season, with a game-high 16 points and 11 rebounds to go along with two blocks, an assist and a steal.
In a rare Tuesday league game, the University of Evansville men's basketball team looks for its first season sweep of UNI in five years as the Purple Aces take on the Panthers on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Cedar Falls.
The 2018 season is here for the University of Evansville softball team as it heads to the Mardi Gras Classic in Lafayette, Louisiana to begin the year. Evansville will take on Samford, Louisiana, UIC, Iowa and Eastern Illinois in the first weekend of action.
Two Tri-State athletes signed on the dotted line to take their athletic careers to the next level. Reitz' Isaiah Dunahm has signed to play football at Yale, and Mater Dei's Lucas Daunhauer is set to play soccer at Kentucky Wesleyan.
The Evansville Otters signed catchers John Fidanza and Michael Rizzitello after acquiring both in separate trades. Fidanza comes to Evansville after playing for the Washington Wild Things from 2015-17.