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Drake hires Furman coach Niko Medved

Drake has hired Furman's Niko Medved as its next head coach, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman. https://twitter.com/GoodmanESPN/status/846129410776481793 South Dakota's Craig Smith was Drake's top target, but...

Illinois State blows 18-point lead, gets upset in NIT on last-second...

Illinois State's NIT performance won't quiet the crowd that thinks the Redbirds never belonged in the NCAA Tournament. The top-seeded Redbirds blew an 18-point lead...

Porter Moser: “I hope Rutter gets the Drake job”

Praising the coach of a team tied for last place sounds odd, but it's almost a miracle that Drake interim coach Jeff Rutter even has...

NBA Draft Roundup

The 2016 NBA Draft saw 12 players from local conferences gets selected, starting with Kris Dunn as the fifth pick and ending with Horizon...

MVC Roundtable: Season Wrap-up, part 1

A sampling of the Missouri Valley beat writers got together once again to review the 2015-16 season.   Evansville Grade the past season. B-minus. It’s a seemingly harsh grade...

Northern Iowa advances to Round of 32 in thriller

Northern Iowa is in the NCAA Tournament Second Round of the second consecutive season after upsetting No. 6 seed Texas at the buzzer Friday,...

Disappointed Evansville hopes for NIT bid

Evansville was one play away from its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1999. But Northern Iowa guard Wes Washpun received a friendly bounce on...

Carlson’s season-long growth culminates with All-Tournament performance

ST. LOUIS -- During Northern Iowa's MVC Tournament title run last season, forward Klint Carlson played a grand total of two minutes. And they...

Evansville eyes first NCAA Tournament berth since 1999

ST. LOUIS -- Evansville is the most experienced team in the Missouri Valley by age, but the Aces will be at a disadvantage in experience Sunday...

What is Wichita State’s position on the NCAA Tournament bubble?

ST. LOUIS -- Wichita State's streak of four straight NCAA Tournament appearances is in jeopardy after Northern Iowa eliminated the Shockers on Saturday in the...