2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
5th in MVC
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Valparaiso adopts 'Beacons' as new nickname

Beginning the 2021-22 academic year, Valparaiso University's athletic teams will be known as the 'Beacons' rather than the 'Crusaders.' The school shed its old nickname after saying it had been embraced by hate groups, like the KKK.

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Valpo dropping Crusaders name, mascot, logos

Valparaiso announced Thursday that is dropping the team name Crusaders, the school mascot and all logos associated with the term that it says has been embraced by hate groups, such as the Ku Klux Klan.

Team Stats

Points Per Game65.0345th
Rebounds Per Game32.9323rd
Assists Per Game12.7Tied-239th
Points Allowed67.9

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record2-9
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances9