February 2010 Sports Update

Posted on 2/15/2010 1:14:37 PM

IUP sports teams are enjoying a successful season so far. For daily updates, see the IUP Athletics website.

Men’s Basketball 

IUP continues its run toward the PSAC title with a record of 20-2 and 9-1 in the division as of February 15. The Crimson Hawks are ranked eleventh in the nation and feature four-time PSAC West Player of the Week Darryl Webb as well as senior standouts Akida McLain and Thomas Young.

Women’s Basketball 

The Crimson Hawks have won a season-high five in a row as of February 15 and are in position to claim a high seed in the upcoming PSAC tournament.  IUP is 15-7 overall and 8-2 in the division with a big week coming up versus PSAC West powers California on Wednesday and undefeated Gannon on Saturday.

Indoor Track and Field 

IUP is enjoying its finest indoor season in school history, having qualified several athletes for the NCAA meet. The Crimson Hawks will be competing in the PSAC championships at the end of February and the national championships in March in Albuquerque, N.M.