Iowa advanced in the NIT on Wednesday after downing the Indiana State Sycamores. See photos from the victory here.
Sean Manaea, LHP (Indiana State) Mark Appel, RHP (Stanford) Chris Anderson, RHP (Jacksonville) Kevin Ziomek, LHP (Vanderbilt) Trey Masek, RHP (Texas Tech) Jonathan Gray, RHP (Oklahoma) Jason Hursh, RHP (Oklahoma State) Braden Shipley, RHP (Nevada) Ryne Stanek, RHP (Arkansas) Austin Kubitza, RHP (Rice) Marco Gonzales, LHP (Gonzaga) Trevor Williams, RHP (Arizona State) Ryan Eades,...
The 6’5, 235 pound lefty from Indiana State was a big athlete that threw hard until the summer after his sophomore year when he set the Cape Cod League ablaze with a breakout performance. Manaea became famous with scouts for a two-inning stint in the Cape All Star Game where he hit 98 mph while dazzling scores of high level scouts.
Junior middleweight prospect Keandre "Lightning" Leatherwood (12-1-1, 8 KOs) will step back into the ring Saturday January 19th against Chicago native Michael Walker in a scheduled 8 rounder on a card being held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Leatherwood fights out of Atlanta, Georgia, but he was born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where he helped...
1. Junior R.J. Marhurin scored in double figure points for the fourth straight game, but more importantly he established a career high with four offensive rebounds. On those four possessions which he extended, the Sycamores went on to score 5 points. In close games, it's the little things.
2. The Sycamores won despite only making 17 field goals. The last time they won a game...
Jake Odum banked in a 15-footer with eight-tenths of a second left in overtime to rally Indiana State to a 57-55 win over Miami Tuesday in the third-place game of the Diamond Head Classic.
Manny Arop and R.J. Mahurin scored 13 points apiece for the Sycamores (7-4), who trailed by as many as nine points and who shot just 27 percent from the field.
Arop made two free throws to tie...
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December 25, 2012
Each side scored from recovering fumbles in the end zone, but it was Indiana State that would win the game, beating Western Illinois 23-7 on Saturday night.
In the first half, the Sycamores got touchdowns from a 14-yard run by Richie Dyer and a 46-yard run by Shakir Bell. Defensive back Mark Sewall recovered the fumble in the end zone, and Tanner Fritschle added the extra point...
Here comes the hate mail: “Why do you guys keep picking on Greg Oden?” And, “What’s it matter if Greg gets ********* at the Indiana State homecoming tailgate?” And, “You guys are assholes who need to worry about something else. Leave Greg alone.”Look, morons, we’re not the ones telling Grantland.com that we had a drinking problem and that it was solved.We like Greg...
A late touchdown by Shakir Bell gave Indiana State all the breathing room it would need Saturday in a 31-17 victory over visiting Missouri State.
Bell crossed the goal line with 9:23 to go in the fourth quarter on a 24-yard touchdown run. After Tanner Fritschle made the extra point, it was 28-17 Indiana State. Fritschle added a 26-yard field goal attempt with 2:22 remaining to seal...
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October 06, 2012
Shakir Bell rushed for a school-record 349 yards and two touchdowns as Indiana State defeated Drake 27-10 Saturday.
Bell, who led the nation in rushing last season, broke off a 60-yard touchdown run midway through the third quarter to break a 10-10 tie, and added a 48-yard score with 2:56 left in the period for the Sycamores (2-1). Bell held the previous single-game rushing record...
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September 15, 2012
Indiana State will erect a 15-foot bronze statue in honor of Larry Bird.
That’s right folks! The Indiana State campus will finally honor the legend that put their tiny college on that map some 30 plus years ago. French Lick and Terre Haute Indiana were put on the World map during the 1978-79 basketball season, when Larry Bird vaulted his unknown state university to first in the nation. [...]
UCLA will play its first basketball game in the renovated Pauley Pavilion against Indiana State on Nov. 9 in a nod to the roots of late Bruins coaching great John Wooden.
Indiana State was the only other university where Wooden served as a head coach. He had a 44-15 record in two seasons in Terre Haute before leaving for Los Angeles. Wooden was a native of Martinsville, Ind. He...
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May 31, 2012
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Created by Brian Alano, the above Lego version of Lucas Oil Stadium — which originally debuted at the Indiana State Fair last summer — is now sitting front and center during Super Bowl Week as it is prominently displayed right next to Radio Row. Alano spared no detail in his impressive creation, as it features [...]