For the first time in the university's 70-years, BOTH of the LETU basketball teams have made it into their NCAA conference tournaments in the same year and are playing on the same day!
here. Should they win, the women will play at the same location tomorrow (Friday, Feb. 26) at 5 p.m.
Head coach Leslie Reinecker, who is only in her second season as LETU's head women's basketball coach, and assistant coach Sheronda Powell have much to be proud of in their team. Five players were named to the American Southwest Conference All-Academic Team last year, and six earned at least a 3.0 GPA or higher during this past fall semester.
You can watch their game streaming live online here. Plus, you can also listen here: and keep up with game stats here.
Head coach Dan Miller is also in his second season as head men's basketball coach. He and assistant coach James Wallace have much to be proud of in their team. Eleven of their players earned at least a 3.0 GPA or higher during this past semester.
Local TV came out to talk to the coaches and players earlier in the week. You can see those interviews here. The men will play Friday at 7:30 if they win today.
Our YellowJacket basketball teams are representing LeTourneau University well this week. Let's give them our support. Fear the Sting!