Indiana State Sycamores men’s basketball

The Indiana State Sycamores Football is Your NCAA Division I men’s basketball Schedule of Indiana State University at Terre Haute.

They compete in the Missouri Valley Conference. The team played in 2011 in the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament.
The Sycamores‘ time was 1896, which makes them the basketball team in the NCAA alongside Bucknell, Minnesota and Washingtonthe records from 1896 to 1899 no more exist. The Sycamores boast two College Players of the Year, 14 All-Americans, 39 1,000-point scorers along with 1,496 victories. They are placed by their victory count in the Best 70 of all NCAA Division I programs. [4][5]
In addition, the Sycamores have 26 Post-Season Appearances (7 NCAA, 4 NIT, 1 CBI, 1 CIT, 12 NAIA and the 1936 Olympic Trials) with 5 National Championship Appearances (2 NCAA, 3 NAIA). Seven Sycamores were members of this 1951 Pan-American Games Gold Medal-winning team. The Sycamore’s most memorable year was the UPI National title, as well as 1978 — 79, when celebrity Larry Bird led an undefeated team to its first-ever NCAA Championship appearance. However, it lost the title game compared to the Magic Johnson-led Michigan State team; and finished the season. This is the deepest run by a first-time participant at the Division I championship, and one of just 3 occasions that a first-time group has progressed so far as the Final Four (UNCC at 1977 and Georgia in 1983). They would not have another postseason appearance until 2000.
The Sycamores were the National Runner-Up at the NCAA College Division (currently Div II) in 1968; they won the NAIA National Championship in 1950, had NAIA Finals appearances in 1946 & 1948 and NAIA National Semifinals looks in 1949 & 1953. All-Americans, Duane Klueh, Dick Atha and Lenny Rzeszewski led the Sycamores. As the program transitioned from NAIA to the NCAA, one last NAIA highlight was Ray Goddard directing the Nation in FT percentage (91.2percent )[6] through the 1961-62 season. Former Head Coaches comprise the legendary John Wooden, Purdue All-American Dave Schellhase, Indiana training legend Glenn M. Curtis and famous college coaches such as Bob King, Royce Waltman, Tates Locke and Ron Greene. Former assistants include present collegiate head coaches such as Thad Matta (Butler, Xavier, Ohio State), Rick Ray (Mississippi State, Southeast Missouri), Kareem Richardson (Missouri-Kansas City), Phil Hopkins (Western Carolina), Mel Garland (IUPUI), Stan Gouard (Indianapolis) and NBA Great Mel Daniels.
The Indiana State Sycamores men’s basketball team play their home games in Hulman Center (10,200) and are trained by Greg Lansing.

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