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Cross Country and Women's Soccer Student-Athletes Honored on All-Academic Teams
INDIANAPOLIS – Honoring student-athletes for their success both in competition and in the classroom, the Horizon League announced its 2016 Fall Academic All-League Teams on Friday. A total of 29 student-athletes from the sports of men’s and women’s cross country and women’s soccer were honored in balloting by the League’s faculty athletics representatives. All ten Horizon League institutions were represented among the honorees in the three sports with Detroit Mercy ...
Horizon League Reaches Sponsorship Agreement with Statzhub
INDIANAPOLIS – The Horizon League has announced a multi-year sponsorship with Statzhub, a Cincinnati-based digital technology company that provides a one-stop shop for original and aggregated sports content at every level of competition. The agreement, with Statzhub being the “Official Digital Partner of the Horizon League,” will focus on the conference’s digital assets, highlighted by its growing presence on ESPN3. During the 2015-16 year, the Horizon League streamed 612 ...
UIC Women's Tennis Helps to Smash Alzheimer's
CHICAGO – The UIC women's tennis team recently held its second annual UIC Tennis Alzheimer's Smash to help raise funds for Alzheimer's research. The clinic and donations brought in nearly $1,500, which will go to Dr. Mary Jo LaDu's Research Lab at UIC. Dr. LaDu's lab studies the pathology of Alzheimer's disease. Her research team has been very productive in its endeavors, developing a transgenic mouse that carries a human gene known to increase risk of Alzheimer's ...
Vashil Fernandez Signs NBA Contract With Miami Heat
The Miami Heat announced on Monday that they have signed former Valparaiso University standout center Vashil Fernandez. Fernandez becomes the first Crusader to ink an NBA contract since Ron Howard, and is looking to become the first former Valpo player to appear in a regular season NBA game since Bryce Drew. “As a Valpo Basketball staff, we are extremely excited for the opportunity that lies ahead for Vashil,” said Crusader head coach Matt Lottich. “This opportunity couldn’t ...
UIC Athletics Puts on Successful Blood Drive
CHICAGO – UIC Athletics held its annual blood drive with LifeSource last Thursday (Sept. 22) and had a successful turnout with student-athletes, staff and members of the community coming out to support the initiative. "A wonderful showing for our athletic blood drive," said senior associate athletic director Denny Wills. "It is another reason to be proud of our student-athletes and the athletic staff for their support and understanding that everyone can help someone. I want ...
Gary Waters Named to NABC Board of Directors
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced appointments of five head men's basketball coaches to its board of directors. Northeastern University's Bill Coen, Ed Cooley of Providence College, Frank Martin of the University of South Carolina, Purdue University's Matt Painter and Gary Waters of Cleveland State University join the board in 2016-17. They fill one vacancy to replace 2015-16 NABC President Ron Hunter of Georgia State University ...