Author: kands

SCB Hall of Fame Induction & SCB HOF Classic Return to Evansville In November

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – With much excitement, Small College Basketball announces the details for the 2017 Small College Basketball (SCB) Hall of Fame Classic. The SCB Hall of Fame Classic will be held on Friday andSaturday, November 3 & 4, at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana. There will be two sessions for each of the two days, and […]

July 31, 2017 Post Comment ESC News

The Evansville Sports Corporation and USI announce the creation of the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame Classic

Evansville, IN – The Evansville Sports Corporation and the University of Southern Indiana are teaming up with the newly formed Small College Basketball Hall of Fame and its founder, John McCarthy, to create the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame Classic November 17 – 19, 2016 at The Ford Center in Evansville, IN. “Evansville is […]

February 15, 2016 Post Comment ESC News

NCAA D2 Men’s Basketball Current Rankings

Below are this weeks current Division II’s Top 25  Basketball Rankings. Rankings – NABC Coaches Rankings – NABC Coaches Last Updated – January 20, 2015 NABC Coaches RANK SCHOOL RECORD POINTS PREVIOUS 1 Indianapolis 15-0 391 3 2 Lincoln Memorial 16-0 387 2 3 Florida Southern 15-1 356 6 4 Barry 13-1 333 7 5 […]

January 12, 2015 Post Comment NCAA News

Hot shooting in second half leads to a Drury rout of USI

Dan Korb 11:22 PM, Jan 8, 2015 11:27 PM, Jan 8, 2015 A quick start morphed into a lousy ending for the University of Southern Indiana’s men’s basketball team Thursday night. Things looked great at Drury University, with senior TeNale Roland sinking four 3-pointers over the game’s first six minutes and the Screaming Eagles building […]

January 12, 2015 Post Comment NCAA News
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United Leasing & Finance Championship Returns in 2015, 2016

Today the Evansville Sports Corporation announced that the United Leasing & Finance Championship will return to Victoria National in 2015 and 2016. The Golf Channel will televise the 2015 tournament, scheduled for April 30 – May 3, to 193 countries worldwide. Jason Sands, Executive Director with Evansville Sports Corporation commented, “The United Leasing & Finance […]

September 30, 2014 Post Comment ESC News

Elite Eight success adds to Ford Center portfolio

http://www.courierpress.com/news/elite-eight-success-adds-to-ford-center When the Ford Center debuted in 2011, the goal was to outfit Evansville with a top-tier sports venue to one day attract major sporting events and entertainment acts to Evansville. The idea was that when those events come, more people would visit Downtown Evansville and surrounding communities. Last week’s Division II men’s basketball Elite […]

August 28, 2014 Post Comment Uncategorized

A Thank you from ESC

On behalf of the Evansville Sports Corporation (ESC) I would like to thank the community for its generous support of the 2014 Deaconess GLVC Basketball Tournament. Events like these enhance vibrancy in the community, build civic pride, and drive economic impact and media exposure. This year’s event featured 16 teams from schools as far as […]

August 28, 2014 Post Comment Uncategorized

Jason Sands Talks Evansville Hosting Division II Events with Drew Amman

A big announcement today as the Ford Center will be hosting the Division II Men’s Basketball Elight Eight in 2015.  Also, Angel Mounds will host the Division II Midwest Cross Country Regionals from 2014 to 2016 and the National Championship in 2017. Drew Amman talks with Jason Sands, the Executive Director of the Evansville Sports […]

August 28, 2014 Post Comment ESC News