Mount Vernon Nazarene University Men’s Basketball picked up its third win of the 2017-18 season over an NAIA Division II Top-25 opponent, and its first ever on the road at Bethel, and with a 77-73 overtime victory on Thursday.
The Mount Vernon Nazarene University women’s basketball team came into Wednesday’s play riding a three-game win streak, but No. 5 Marian had a big second half to pull away from the Cougars in an 81-51 result.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball came out of the gates unconscious from the floor against visiting Marian on Tuesday, as it built a 55-36 halftime lead en route to a 91-68 Crossroads League win.
Sierra Basista of Mount Vernon Nazarene University women’s basketball achieved 1,000 career points as a Cougar, scoring seven of the final nine points to lead MVNU to a 63-56 road win at Bethel (6-14, 1-7 CL).
The Mount Vernon Nazarene University Athletic Department has announced the implementation of coed competitive cheerleading into its sports program, which will become a scholarship sport beginning in 2018-19.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University men’s basketball led for the majority of the contest against No. 4 Indiana Wesleyan on Wednesday, as the Cougars resisted a late push from the Wildcats to complete the upset, 84-79.
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