The Horizon

Men’s Basketball looks to make deep tournament run in peculiar 2020-21 Season

Head Coach Wiley Brown uses a timeout to strategize with his players during a home game against IU Kokomo on Feb. 18, 2020.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

October 25, 2020

The IU Southeast Men's Basketball team endured another devastating playoff defeat at the hands of rival IU East in last year's River States Conference Tournament semifinals at the Activities Building. Despite holding a 10 point advantage at halftime, the Red Wolves exploded offensively in the second...

Stout defense leads way in men’s win over Miami-Middletown

Senior guard Jamie Johnson attempts a free throw in the Grenadiers' 114-64 Homecoming rout of Miami-Middletown.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018

The men’s side was back in action in the second game of Saturday's, Nov. 3, Homecoming doubleheader, hosting the Miami-Middletown ThunderHawks just four days after their impressive 82-78 road win over No. 16 University of the Cumberlands. Though his squad lost some of its size before the se...

IU Southeast falls to Indiana Wesleyan 85-72

Wiley Brown passes the basketball during a team practice. Brown and the Grenadiers hope to take down the Wildcats of Indiana Wesleyan and move one step closer to another final four appearance.

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

March 9, 2018

March 9 — The IU Southeast men's basketball season comes to an end as the Grenadiers fall to Indiana Wesleyan 85-72. The Grenadiers squad began the game shorthanded, with their leading scorer, Jaime Johnson, and key reserve, Nick Tinsley, both forced to sit out due to injury. Tinsley turned an ankle...

Defense Carries Grenadiers into Postseason

Joe Jackson, senior forward, jumps toward the basket for a dunk against Ohio Christian. Jackson is one of the nation’s best defensive players, leading NAIA Division II in both total blocks and blocks per game.

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2018

Swish goes the net as sophomore guard, Jamie Johnson, takes his turn shooting free-throws, winding down an intense Sunday afternoon practice. The team gathers for a huddle before they go change and wrap up for the day. Everyone is focused, holding serious faces as the conference tournament approache...

IUS holds Homecoming KickOff Bash

The Grenadier Cup will be awarded to the student organization that accumulates the

most points during the Grenadier Cup competition by competing in a variety of events, including 

a cornhole tournament and a tailgate table contest.

Lori Mundell, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2016

A popcorn bar and free T-shirts were a few of the things available to students at the IUS Homecoming KickOff Bash. The Homecoming KickOff Bash took place Monday, Feb. 15 from noon to 2 p.m. in The Commons.   J.T. Douglas, director of alumni engagement and annual giving, said the purpose of the event was to get...

Grenadiers extend home winning streak to three

Freshman forward Robert Sawyer runs  the offense as the Grenadiers beat the number one ranked team in the KAIC, IU East.

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2016

On Tuesday night, Feb. 9, 2016, the IU Southeast men’s basketball team extended their win streak to three as they defeated the first ranked team in the KIAC, IU East by nine points, 87-78. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore point guard Demetrius Stanton with 27 points. “I was attacking. That’s...

Grenadiers bounce back against Alice Lloyd

Sophomore guard Jacob Mills shoots a mid-range jump shot over the Eagles' defense.

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2016

The IU Southeast men’s basketball team won Alice Lloyd with a final score of 85-68 on Jan. 30, 2016. Earlier in the season, the Grenadiers traveled to Pippa Passes, Ky and lost by four points with revenge on the mind. One thing that the Grenadiers did not have when they visited Alice Lloyd was...

Grenadiers lose another conference game

Junior guard Demetrius Stanton sets up the offense in the first half.

Parker Henes, Sports Editor

January 17, 2016

The IU Southeast men’s basketball team blew a halftime lead of four, and lost by 12 against Brescia University on Saturday afternoon, 63-77. The Grenadiers lose another conference game wit this lose to Brescia. The Bearcats turned that four point deficit at half, and turned around and outscored...

Grenadiers come up short against Cougars

Sophomore guard Devon White sets up in his defensive stance.

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

The IU southeast men’s basketball team lost to the IU Kokomo Cougars Thursday night, Jan. 14th, by the score of 69-59. The Grenadiers needed this win because this IU Kokomo team is last in the KIAC. Because of their record in the conference, The Cougars also came to play. However, it was a slow...

IU Southeast wins despite late game surge by Rio Grande

IU Southeast wins despite late game surge by Rio Grande

Blake Stewart, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015

    The IU Southeast men’s basketball team withstood a second half comeback by the University of Rio Grande on Tuesday night to win 90-85. The Grenadiers are now 7-14 overall and 4-6 in the KIAC. The Grenadiers had a double digit lead for much of the first half thanks to an early...