Every Friday, The Big 550 KTRS broadcasts "The Valley on The Big 550" radio show, talking all things Missouri Valley Conference. The latest show previews the Mountain West/Missouri Valley Challenge with various coaches discussing the matchups.
Indiana State's Brandon Murphy and Illinois State's MiKyle McIntosh represent the MVC on the list of an all-time high 278 nominees for the Allstate National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Good Works Team.
The sixth annual Mountain West-Missouri Valley Conference Challenge Series is in full force this Saturday with nine of the 10 games in the series played on Dec. 3. This week's Players of the Week in the MVC are Bradley's Darrell Brown and Loyola's Aundre Jackson.