Lindenwood University – Belleville has been accepted into the American Midwest Conference, as announced by league administrators on Wednesday. This comes one year after being accepted into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics as an independent institution.
Tyler Lundeen joins the Lynx from Illinois Central Community College where he averaged 11.2 points per game, shooting 42 percent from the three-point range as a starter for the Cougars. The 6-5 guard played his freshman season at Triton Community College before transferring to Illinois Central.
The No. 4 Lindenwood – Belleville men’s basketball team could not overcome No. 5 Southern Virginia University on Wednesday, falling to the Knights, 91-79, in the first round. The Lynx moved into the consolation bracket, defeating No. 8 St. Joe's - Brooklyn, 81-74
The fields for the 2013 USCAA Basketball National Championships have been finalized, and the men’s and women’s basketball teams have both received bids for the second-consecutive season. The Championships, hosted by Penn State - Uniontown, will take place February 26 - March 7 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. The women wrapped up the season at a No. 3 seed, while the men finish at the No. 4 seed.