Men's Basketball

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3-Time NJCAA National Champions: 1965  1970  1972
29 NJCAA National Tournament Appearances
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42 NJCAA All-Americans

Men's Basketball News

2014-15 VU Men's Basketball Player Capsules









Last season: 34-3; finished 3rd in the nation
Coach Todd Franklin (Entering 5th season at VU; 113-23 at VU in 4 seasons; 442-120 overall in 17 junior college seasons)



VU completes recruiting class with Cory Thomas’ signing; Louisville product was Kentucky’s No. 3 scorer

The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team has completed its recruiting class for 2014-15 by signing Coryontez “Cory” Thomas, the third-leading high school scorer in the state of Kentucky last season.
Thomas, a 6-1, 180-pound combo guard from Fairdale High School in Louisville who brings VU’s roster to 15 players, averaged 26.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game for the Bulldogs.

VU Trailblazers add 3 top Illinois prep players to 2014-15 season’s roster

The transformation of the Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team’s frontline following the graduations of NJCAA All-American Willie Wiley and fellow forward Loomis Gerring took huge steps Wednesday when the Trailblazers signed two of the most noteworthy prep forwards in Illinois and added a third forward for depth in 2014-15.