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Cougars Rally for Win in Closing Minutes; Place 5th in Nation! Mar 26 — Bailey Larsen nailed three 3-point shots in the final four minutes to rally the ICC women’s basketball team to a thrilling 72-67 victory over North Arkansas College on Saturday afternoon at the NJCAA DII national tournament. The game was a see-saw affair with thirteen ties and six lead changes, but the Cougars closed the game […]
Top-seed Monroe Ends ICC’s Bid for Title Mar 23 — by Mike Hemme of Sports Talk is McHemme, Harrison, AR Note: Tonight’s article was written by Mike, who was covering the game for the Cougars.  We thank him for writing the article! It was the 3-point shooting, high-octane offense that grabbed the headlines this season for Monroe Community College (NY), but it was the inside game of the […]
Cougars Edge Ancilla, On to Elite 8 Mar 21 — The ICC women’s basketball team made just enough plays to win a wild and wooly contest on Tuesday night, earning a hard-fought 87-81 victory over Ancilla College (Plymouth, IN) in the opening round of the NJCAA Division II National Tournament in Harrison, AR. The game lived up to its billing, pitting the #8 seeded Cougars […]
Greetings from Harrison, Arkansas Mar 20 — The ICC women’s basketball team will open play as the #8 overall seed at the NJCAA Division II National Tournament on Tuesday, March 20 vs. #9 seed Ancilla College out of Plymouth, Indiana. All tourney games will be at North Arkansas College, located in Harrison, AR (which is about 30 minutes south of Branson, MO). […]
Defense & Rebounding Push Cougars into Semis; ICC 67, Lewis & Clark 47 Mar 16 — A combined effort of a smothering defense and a dominant performance on the glass pushed the ICC women’s basketball team to a 67-47 win over Lewis & Clark in the Region 24 quarter-finals on Friday in Springfield. The Cougars held L&C to a paltry 19.7% shooting from the field (13-66) while holding a commanding 62-38 […]
Hot Shooting + Defense/Rebounding = Semi-Final Win over Parkland 69-56 Mar 16 — Solid defense and rebounding have been the winning recipe recently for the ICC women’s basketball team.  On Saturday afternoon, they added a third ingredient to the mix called ‘hot three-point shooting’ that helped them pull off a 69-56 defeat of Parkland College in the semi-finals of the Region 24 tournament in Springfield.  Sia Williams, Bailey […]
Cougars win Region Championship 64-53, on to Nationals! Mar 16 — The ICC women’s basketball team used balance and a great team effort to get a 64-53 victory over Lake Land College on Sunday to win the Region 24 championship and advance to the NJCAA Division II National Tournament on March 20-24 in Harrison, Arkansas. The Cougars got contributions from up and down their lineup to […]
ICC Women’s Basketball Heading to Nationals Mar 14 — The ICC women’s basketball team won the Region 24 Tournament on Sunday, March 11th, punching their ticket for the program’s 28th NJCAA Division II National Tournament.  The Cougars won three games over the weekend, defeating Lewis & Clark 67-47 in the quarter-finals, beating Parkland College 69-56 in the semi-finals, and winning 53-64 over Lake Land […]
Region 24 Women’s Basketball Tourney March 9-11 Mar 12 — Pairings have been released for the Region 24 women’s basketball tournament coming up this weekend, March 9-11. All games will be played on the campus of Lincoln Land Community College, 5250 Shepherd Road, Springfield, IL. ICC student, Alex Staab, is planning on Periscoping the Friday ICC game; the link will be available on his twitter […]
Levy & Company Top Lakers in Regular Season Finale Mar 12 — A strong second half coupled with Jasmine Levy’s career-high 24 points propelled the #14 ICC women’s basketball team to an 80-65 victory over Lake Land College on Wednesday evening at Ramsey Gym. Levy also pulled down 13 boards on the evening, and was flanked by fellow forwards Abby Coates (15 points, 5 rebounds) and Madison […]
Banks’ Big Day Leads Way in Win Over Bulldogs Mar 12 — Kennedy Banks’s career high 21 points helped lead the #18 ICC women’s basketball team to a 74-56 win over South Suburban College on Saturday afternoon in South Holland. The 6’0 sophomore from Dunlap went 9-11 from the field, while the Cougars dished out 26 assists to score 31 field goals to get the win. ICC […]
Cougars Trounce Vikings Mar 12 — The #18 ICC women’s basketball team rolled to another big win on Wednesday night in East Peoria, romping over Augustana’s JV by a score of 97-36. The Cougars scored 44 points off of Auggie turnovers, controlled the boards (54-33) and placed five players in double figures to get the lopsided win and move their record […]
Cougars Net Triple Digits in Win Over Gogebic Mar 12 — The ICC women’s basketball hit the century mark for the second time this season, cruising to a 108-55 win over Gogebic (MI) Community College on Saturday afternoon at Ramsey Gym. All players reached the scoring column, including five Cougars who reached double figures, as ICC shot 52% from the field (41-79) and out-rebounded GCC 56-37. […]
Cobras Bite Cougars in 4th Quarter for Win Mar 12 — Defense has been a bright spot for the #12 ICC women’s basketball team, but it let them down when they needed it most, causing a 74-68 setback to Parkland College (RV) in Region 24 action in Champaign on Wednesday night. The Cougars took a one-point advantage into the fourth quarter but were outscored 22-15 in […]
Cougars Pounce on Bobcats Mar 12 — A complete effort in all phases of the game led the #14 ICC women’s basketball team to an 88-47 dismantling of #20 Bryant & Stratton on Saturday at Ramsey Gym. Defensively, ICC held BSC to 23% shooting (16-68), held them to 30 points below their season average, and out-rebounded them 59-37. Offensively, the Cougars shot […]
Cougars Land RedHawks: End LMC’s 23 Home Game Win Streak! Mar 12 — A strong first quarter and commanding rebounding edge helped the #14 ICC women’s basketball team post a 68-59 win over Lake Michigan College on Wednesday night in Benton Harbor, MI. With the win, the Cougars snapped LMC’s 23-game home winning streak, and moves to 18-6 overall, while LMC slips to 15-5. Krystal Walker scored the […]
Cougars Zap Chargers: #15 ICC 83, Carl Sandburg 45 Mar 12 — A dominant second half propelled the #15 ICC women’s basketball team to an 83-45 win over Carl Sandburg College Wednesday night at Ramsey Gym. The Cougars forced 35 turnovers on the evening and cashed those into 40 points, while the ICC bench held a 51-16 scoring advantage to help get the win, moving ICC’s overall […]
Coach Wysinger Earns 300th Win Feb 7 — This is Coach Tony Wysinger’s 19th season as Head Coach at ICC. The Cougars have won the Mid-West Athletic Conference (MWAC) title outright three out of the last nine years. In Coach Wysinger’s tenure at ICC, the Cougars have been able to establish school records for the most wins in a season (29) and most […]
Athletes Honored for Academic Achievements Feb 6 — Our Cougar athletes know that success in the classroom is just as important as success on the court. We are proud to recognize 23 athletes on the President’s list, 24 athletes on the Dean’s list, and 20 athletes on the Director of Athletic’s list for the 2017 Fall Semester. Great job Cougars!  President’s Honor List […]