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ICC WBB Volunteers at Riverview Jan 16 — The ICC women’s basketball team spent some time off the court on the afternoon of January 9th to play BINGO at the Riverview Assisted Living Facility near the ICC East Peoria campus. Two of the ladies were the BINGO callers, while the other players helped residents mark their cards or read off numbers if they […]
2nd Half Dooms Cougars vs. Moberly; MACC 60, ICC 44 Jan 6 — Turnovers and poor second half shooting led to a 60-44 loss to Moberly Area CC for the #5 ICC women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon.  ICC only mustered a 5-23 shooting effort (22%) after halftime, (including a stretch of 1-19 until the last three minutes of the game) and gave the ball away 23 times on turnovers […]
Cougars cruise over DACC; ICC 80, Danville 32 Jan 4 — Jasmine Levy’s career high 19 points led four Cougars in double figures as the #5 ICC women’s basketball team cruised to an 80-32 win over Danville Area CC (1-12) on Thursday evening at Ramsey Gym. The win was the first Region 24 victory for ICC, who is now 12-3 overall and 1-0 in Region 24. The Cougars […]
Kirkwood surges for CHT championship; #8 Kirkwood 52, #5 ICC 44 Dec 30 — Turnovers finally caught up with the ICC women’s basketball team on Saturday, allowing Kirkwood to win the 37th annual Cougar Holiday Tournament by a score of 52-44 at Ramsey Gym. ICC gave the ball away 25 times (most of the time unforced) on the evening, including 8 hiccups in the 4th quarter, which allowed the Eagles to […]
Cougars get revenge on NIACC, advance to championship; #5 ICC 66, #2 NIACC 62 Dec 29 — For the second day in a row, rebounding and defense were the staples for the #5 ICC women’s basketball team, leading to an “edge of your seat” 66-62 victory over #2 North Iowa Area CC on Friday afternoon in Ramsey Gym. The Cougars amassed an astounding 65-33 rebounding edge and held NIACC, who entered the contest averaging […]
ICC grinds out win vs. McHenry in 1st round of CHT; #5 ICC 59, McHenry 42 Dec 28 — The #5 ICC women’s basketball team used the old-fashioned recipe of rebounding and defense to gain a 59-42 victory over McHenry County College (7-6) in the opening round of the 37th Annual Holiday Tournament at Ramsey Gym on Thursday evening. While the Cougars shot only 34% from the field on the night, they did control the boards (55-31 advantage) and […]
Couagars pass Jeff Co Exam; ICC 72, Jeff Co 64 Dec 16 — The weight of finals’ week for college students can be quite cumbersome and somewhat erratic, but with hard work, a positive end result is usually achieved. That was the case for the #5-ranked ICC women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon, as they bent but did not break in holding off Jefferson College 72-64 in Hillsboro, MO. The […]
Cougars pass Jeff Co Exam, 72-64 Dec 16 — The weight of finals’ week for college students can be quite cumbersome and somewhat erratic, but with hard work, a positive end result is usually achieved. That was the case for the #5-ranked ICC women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon, as they would bend, but not break in holding off Jefferson College 72-64 in Hillsboro, […]
Cougar Holiday Tourney Dec 28-30 at Ramsey Gym Dec 14 — Pairings have been released for the 34th Cougar Holiday Tournament on Dec. 28-30, 2017 at Ramsey Gym on ICC’s East Peoria campus. Four of the eight participating teams are currently ranked in the NJCAA DII poll, with North Iowa Area CC at #2, Illinois Central at #6, the tourney’s defending champion and 2017 NJCAA National Champion, […]
Ladies Basketball ranked #5 in latest NJCAA poll Dec 14 — The ICC women’s basketball team has moved up to #5 in the latest NJCAA Division II national rankings. ICC opened the pre-season at the #18 spot, but moved up after defeating then-number 1 Kirkwood in Cedar Rapids on November 11 and getting other quality wins on the schedule. The ladies will continue to be “on […]
Strong 2nd Half Lifts Cougars Over Braves, 76 – 45 Dec 12 — The ICC women’s basketball team defeated Black Hawk College (Moline) 76-45 at Ramsey Gym on Tuesday evening. The ladies, who moved up to #5 in this week’s NJCAA DII poll, used 43 points off the bench (to BHC’s 14) and dished out 24 team assists to score 34 field goals to get their 8th win of the season (8-2 overall). ICC darted […]
Cougars Sign Stoewer and Becker for 2018-19 Dec 11 — Head coach Karrie Redeker has announced the signings of two guards for the 2018 recruiting class. Summer Stoewer, from Normal Community High School and Josi Becker from Morton High School. Stoewer, a 5’7 combo guard, was named 1st Team All-Big 12 as a junior and has been on varsity all four years. Becker, is a […]
Ladies Roll Over IVCC, 91 – 54 Dec 9 — During their nine-day layoff, the #6 ICC Women’s Basketball team worked on pushing the ball up the floor and playing better full-court team defense. That practice time paid off as ICC had a balanced effort on both ends of the floor (28 assists, 27 steals) to cruise to a 91-54 victory over Illinois Valley CC […]
Cougars Pull Away form Rock Valley, 80 – 69 Nov 29 — Abby Coates’s career high 23 points helped carry #18 ICC to an 80-69 victory over Rock Valley College on Wednesday night (Nov. 29) at Ramsey Gym. The freshman forward from Metamora scored ten points in the final period to help the Cougars pull away, while the ladies overall as a team dished out 27 assists […]
Ladies Bounce Gila Monsters: #18 ICC 78, Eastern Arizona 58 Nov 27 — Four players reached double figures as the #18 ICC women’s basketball team defeated Eastern Arizona College 78-58 at the Desert Classic in Yuma on Saturday, November 18. The ladies used a balanced attack and dished out 23 assists to score 31 baskets while holding EAC to 28% field goal shooting to move to 5-2 on […]
Cougars Frozen in Arizona: Arizona Western 62, #18 ICC 56 Nov 27 — The #18 ICC women’s basketball team struggled with turnovers and poor shooting on the first night of the Desert Classic in Yuma, AZ, losing 62-56 to the host school, Arizona Western on Friday, November 17. The Cougars coughed up the ball 24 times and only converted on 34% of their shots when they did get […]
ICC Ladies Roll in Galesburg: #18 ICC 86, Carl Sandburg 44 Nov 27 — The #18 ICC women’s basketball team had all players score as they rolled to an 86-44 win over Carl Sandburg on Tuesday, November 14 in Galesburg. The Cougars dished out 24 assists for 38 total field goals, including a 6-13 showing from 3-point range in the victory, moving their record to 4-1 on the season. The […]
Cougars Knock Off #1 Kirkwood: #18 ICC 59, #1 Kirkwood 58 Nov 27 — A combination of heart, hustle, and teamwork was the magic formula for the #18 ICC women’s basketball team as they upended #1 ranked Kirkwood Community College 59-58 in Cedar Rapids on Saturday, November 11 at the Kirkwood Classic. The ICC-Kirkwood rivalry dates back to the mid-90’s when Coach Lorene Ramsey was on the sidelines for the […]
Ladies Defeat Tritons: #18 ICC 60, Iowa Central 51 Nov 27 — The motto “slow and steady wins the race” described the ICC women’s basketball team’s 60-51 win over Iowa Central in the Kirkwood Classic on Friday, November 10 in Cedar Rapids, IA.  The Cougars stuck to the game plan of sharing the ball offensively and made strides in their full court defense to gain the win. Bailey […]
Cougars Pick Up 1st Win: #18 ICC 68, Ellsworth 58 Nov 27 — The #18 ICC women’s basketball team gutted out a 68-58 win over Ellsworth (IA) Community College on Saturday, November 4 at the Konigsmark Klassic in Mason City, IA. Ellsworth took control of the contest early with scrappy play to put the Cougars on their heels, taking a 14-11 first quarter lead.  Halfway through the second quarter, […]