For the seventh time this season, Wichita State and UNI represent the league in the top-25 polls. Wichita State is ranked No. 12 and UNI is No. 18. It marks the first time since Feb. 8, 1983, that two MVC teams were in the Top 18 the same week. The No. 18 ranking is the highest-ever for UNI.
The Missouri Valley Conference announced today that ESPN has made its selections for the final MVC two regular-season men’s basketball telecasts on ESPNU. The Northern Iowa (UNI) at Missouri State men’s basketball game on February 15 and the Evansville at Wichita State men’s contest on February 22 will be distributed on ESPNU.
For the sixth time this season, Wichita State and UNI represent the league in the top-25 polls. Wichita State is ranked No. 14/13 in the AP and USA Today Coaches poll, respectively. This week's Player and Newcomer of the Week are Gary Ricks of Drake and Brenton Scott of Indiana State.
Single-session tournament tickets for the 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament, affectionately known as Arch Madness, will be available beginning Tuesday, Jan. 20. A limited number of lower bowl tickets are available.