Category Archives: Missouri Valley

Wichita State NOT appealing NCAA Violations

KrisGardnerWichitaStateFeaturedAbout a month ago, Wichita State was found in violation of NCAA rules in regards to how some of their student athletes were getting apparel and shoes. (Full Article) The plan was for Wichita State to appeal the decision but late last night Wichita State President changed course with the following statement: Continue reading Wichita State NOT appealing NCAA Violations

NCAA finds Wichita State guilty of Infractions

FROM NCAA.COM
GeneStephensonWichitaState_thumb.jpgWichita State did not monitor the activities of a former administrative assistant regarding her use of a VIP account provided by the school’s apparel provider, according to a decision issued by a Division I Committee on Infractions panel. For nearly two years, 21 baseball players purchased shoes, clothing, hunting gear and other non-athletics items for a total of $7,594.18, using the 50 percent discount. Because the discount provided by the former assistant was not generally available to the full student body, family and friends, the discount is considered an extra benefit to the players. Continue reading NCAA finds Wichita State guilty of Infractions

Indiana State Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

SethManaeaIndianaStateTERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Indiana State men’s baseball team has announced the schedule for the 2015 season. In 2014, the Sycamores were 35-18, including 14-7 in the Missouri Valley during the regular season and earned an at-large bid into the NCAA Regional in Bloomington, Indiana. It was the first season for head coach Mitch Hannahs as the Sycamores look to improve upon that in 2015. A total of 56 games are scheduled, with 28 games in Terre Haute, and 28 games away. Continue reading Indiana State Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

Southern Illinois releases 2015 Schedule

SIULogoCARBONDALE, Ill. – The Southern Illinois University baseball team announced its schedule for the 2015 season. The schedule features a well-balanced slate of 28 home games and 27 road games. SIU will face three teams (TCU, Indiana State, and Dallas Baptist) that qualified for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Continue reading Southern Illinois releases 2015 Schedule

Illinois State releases 2015 Schedule

IllinoisStateBaseball.jpgNORMAL, Ill. – Illinois State head baseball coach Bo Durkac announced the Redbirds’ 2015 schedule Monday. The schedule features a three-game series at 2014 College World Series champion Vanderbilt, a 10-day trip to Florida, and seven three-game series against Missouri Valley Conference foes. Continue reading Illinois State releases 2015 Schedule

Missouri State releases 2015 Schedule

MissouriStateBaseball.jpgSPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The 2015 Missouri State baseball schedule will feature a total of 56 games, including 24 home dates and match-ups against seven different 2014 NCAA Tournament teams, head coach Keith Guttin announced Friday. In all, the Bears will play 25 games against 12 different opponents that rated among the top 100 RPI-finishers a year ago, including 14 contests against NCAA Regional qualifiers.

Highlighting the Bears’ campaign will be non-conference home-and-home sets with in-state rival Missouri and Big 12 foe Kansas, as well as a three-game road series with two-time national champion Oregon State. MSU will also travel to Kansas State for a three-game series and play single road contests against Arkansas and Saint Louis. Continue reading Missouri State releases 2015 Schedule

Illinois State to name Bo Durkac as Head Coach

NORMAL, Ill. – Bo Durkacwas named the Illinois State head baseball coach Thursday, as announced by Director of Athletics Larry Lyons. Durkac has 12 years of coaching experience, including five seasons with the Redbirds, serving as an associate head coach for the past two seasons, and is widely respected throughout the sport. Continue reading Illinois State to name Bo Durkac as Head Coach