The Horizon

Grenadiers ignite the court in second half against Trail Blazers, advance to RSC Semifinals

Junior David Burton goes up for a fastbreak layup during the first half of the Grenadiers’ RSC Quarterfinal victory over Ohio Christian.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

February 28, 2020

The IUS Men’s Basketball team came into last Wednesday’s RSC Quarterfinal as the heavy favorite. As the top seed in the RSC West, they were pitted against Ohio Christian, the No. 4 seed in the RSC East. Many Grenadier fans in attendance expected a blowout from start to finish. However, the Trai...

Grenadiers lose home opener to St. Catharine

Joe Jackson, sophomore forward, goes up for a layup against St. Catharine on Tuesday, Oct. 27. Jackson finished the game with nine points and six rebounds as the Grenadiers lost by four points in their home opener.

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

The IUS men’s basketball team lost their home opener 80-76 on Tuesday, Oct. 27. Four Grenadiers scored in double figures, but it wasn’t enough to overcome St. Catharine College. “It was a game we shouldn’t have lost,” head coach Wiley Brown said. The Grenadiers trailed by as many as 18 poin...

IUS men’s basketball preview

Jalen Brasher, freshman guard, guards a player in the IUS alumni game on Wednesday, Oct. 14. The Grenadier's season begins Oct. 24 against Harris-Stowe State College.

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2015

On the morning of the 1980 NCAA National Championship game University of Louisville basketball player Wiley Brown was missing something very important to him...his thumb. Brown, who had worn a prosthetic thumb since childhood, had lost the appendage at breakfast that morning. Luckily for Brown,...

Shoots for success

IUS Horizon

January 29, 2012

Wiley Brown, IUS men’s basketball head coach, is considered an experienced athlete by his team, co-workers and his track record of playing both national and international basketball and football. “Coach Brown has led most of his players to success,” Joe Glover, athletic director, said. “He...

Basketball team wins championship

IUS Horizon

March 7, 2010

The IUS men’s basketball team, the No. 1 seed in the tournament, defeated the No. 2 seed, the Brescia University Bearcats, 78-71 to win their third-straight Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship on Saturday, Feb. 27, in Frankfort, Ky. The victory earned the Grenadiers an autom...