Billy Mills: Embracing the Past and Hope for the Future

Haskell Alum and Olympic Gold Medalist Billy Mills Visited HINU on Friday with an Inspiring Message  By Tyler Jones, @TylerJonesLive In October 1964, Billy Mills captured the gold medal in the Tokyo Summer Olympics for the U.S. in the 10,000 m event. What makes Mills different though, was the story behind it. Billy Mills was Read More …

BREAKING: Rich Brewer Out as Haskell Football Head Coach

By Tyler Jones @TylerJonesLive LAWRENCE, KS- After one season at the helm of the Haskell football program, head coach Rich Brewer has announced that he is stepping down from the position and moving on with the next chapter in his life. In a statement released from his social media account, the long time coach at Read More …

SHOCKED! Illinois State Upsets Wichita State

Illinois State Advances to MVC Championship Game By Tyler Jones @TylerJonesLive ST. LOUIS- Since the beginning of the week, everyone had imagined a championship final in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament between Wichita State and Northern Iowa. In order to make that happen though, Wichita State needed to winner their semi-final matchup, while Illinois State Read More …

Haskell Women’s Basketball Eliminated from the MCAC Tournament after Loss to York

The Lady Indians End Historic Season in the MCAC with Three Straight Losses By Tyler Jones @TylerJonesLive OMAHA, NE- Friday night was a pivotal game for the Haskell Lady Indians, as they would need to win to stay alive for the MCAC Conference Tournament Championship. For Haskell to win the title, the Lady Indians would Read More …

Tyler Jones: Five Things You Need to Know About the Missouri Valley Tournament

The Haskell Indian Leader Sports Staff of Sports Reporters Tyler Jones, Charlie Perry and Photojournalist Reid Williams, will be in St. Louis, Missouri this week to cover the 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament. The Indian Leader will not only provide exclusive content of the tournament, but also all-access coverage of Wichita State Guard Read More …

Haskell Men’s Basketball Falls Short against Waldorf after 2nd Half Push, Indians Eliminated from MCAC Tournament

By Tyler Jones @TylerJonesLive Bellevue, NEB- After a disappointing 8-22 regular season and a 6-8 conference season in the MCAC, the end was near for Haskell Men’s Basketball. The Indians were looking to finish strong and rebound from their previous losses to Waldorf College earlier in the season. If Haskell could find a way to Read More …

J.W. Harris Wins PBR Kansas City Invitational; Ryan Dirteater (Cherokee) Out With Injury

PBR Puts On a Great Show in Kansas City at the Sprint Center By Tyler Jones KANSAS CITY, MO- It was a big weekend for PBR in Kansas City. As the season is almost quarter of the way through, the Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series took a spot at the Sprint Center on Read More …

Central Christian Defeats Haskell in Overtime Thriller

Haskell Comes Up Short on Senior Night By Tyler Jones LAWRENCE, KS- The emotions were running high Saturday for the Haskell Men’s Basketball team, as it was Senior Night, the final game for the senior class at Coffin Sports Complex. It would be the last game in front of a home crowd for Randy July Read More …

Haskell WBB Takes Down Central Christian on Senior Day

The Lady Indians Dominate at Home from Start to Finish By Tyler Jones LAWRENCE, KS- Love was in the air Saturday afternoon at Coffin Sports Complex, as the Haskell Lady Indians would be playing their final home game of the year on Valentine’s Day. Not only was it the loveliest day of the year, but Read More …

York Takes Down Haskell in Slugfest

The Loss Was Not So Sweet for Haskell at Home Against York By Tyler Jones   LAWRENCE. KS- With the final games of the MCAC regular season around the corner, Friday’s night matchup was ever so important for both Haskell (6-20, 4-6 MCAC) and York (13-12, 4-6 MCAC). Both teams stood 4-6 in the MCAC Read More …