Facebook-Link Twitter-Link Youtube-Link
NAIA-Logo
Home Archive for category "Features"
formats

College of the Ozarks: Bringing the home court advantage to Iowa

Every college dreams of it—an opportunity to play at the National Championship and bring home a national title. For some teams, traveling eight hours and leaving the fans at home is a normal fact of playing away. However, for College of the Ozarks (Mo.) leaving the team to fend by themselves without a loud, menacing

(More)…

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
No Comments  comments 
formats

A Blessing on Wheels

BY RUSSELL HEITMANN VIDEO BY MCKENZIE WEDEL PHOTOS BY AMANDA MILLER More often than not, all the players sitting on the team bench at the NAIA Division II Women’s National Basketball Championship are accomplished athletes with storied high school careers and an abundance of basketball talent. But for one opening round game, a player on

(More)…

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
2 Comments  comments 
formats

Can Statistics Predict Champion?

Published on March 10, 2015 by in 2015, Features

For my J-Term at Hastings College I was able to take the course “The ‘Moneyball’ Revolution: Statistical Analysis in Football and Basketball” taught by Dr. Mark Zajack.  For this class we had to design our own research project to see if statistics could give us any insight into sports. For my project I decided to

(More)…

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
No Comments  comments