Location: Evansville, Ind.
Head Coach: Rick Stein (17th season, 275-185)
2014-15 Finish: 25-7 (Lost to Ashland in Midwest Regional Quarterfinal)
2014-15 GLVC Finish: 15-3 (2nd, East; Lost to Drury in GLVC Championship)
Projected GLVC West Finish: 3rd (2nd, East)
- F/C Anna Hackert (15.7 ppg, 11.2 rpg)
- F/C Mary O’Keefe (9.9 ppg, 1.9 rpg)
- G Autumn Miller (7.3 ppg, 2.5 rpg)
- G Libby Ogden (4.9 ppg, 1.5 rpg)
- G Mariah Nimmo (4.4 ppg, 1.0 rpg)
Key Returners (*Returning Starters)
- *Jr. G Tanner Marcum (11.3 ppg, 1.9 rpg)
- *So. G Kaydie Grooms (7.8 ppg, 4.2 rpg)
- So. F Morgan Dahlstrom
New Players to Watch
Junior Tasia Brewer transferred from Vincennes College, where she averaged 10.6 ppg and 4.1 rpg last season … Incoming freshman forward/center Mikayla Rowan averaged 20.3 ppg and 10.9 rpg as a senior at Brazil (Ind.) Northwood High School last season. Junior forward Hannah Wascher and freshmen centers Kacy Eschweiler will see some time as well.
The Eagles had seven seniors a year ago, and won’t have a single one on the team this year.
Save the Date
Jan. 21, 2016 at Lewis: The only meeting of the season between Southern Indiana and Lewis could go a long way in deciding the GLVC East.
Also important for USI will be a few early non-conference tests. They travel to Midwest Region foe Ashland University (Nov. 21) as well as neutral-site games against Midwest Region opponents Northern Michigan University (Dec. 19) and Ferris State University (Dec. 20) early in the season.
Did You Know?
- The Screaming Eagles are looking to make back-to-back appearances in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2001-2002.
- Southern Indiana last won the GLVC regular season title in 2000-2001.