2014-2015 Missouri Valley Basketball Schedule
Basketball is one of the most popular games on the planet and the
Missouri Valley Conference will have plenty of action this season, as this is a great collection of talented teams that are
always making for unbelievable matchups that have fans at the edges of their seat. Come out and cheer for your favorite team
as they look to shoot up the conference standings and challenge the other top teams in the Missouri Valley, a conference that
can be every bit as challenging as exciting as all of the other top conferences in the country. One look at the schedule and
you'll see that there are plenty of amazing matchups that you'll want to be a part of, as anything can happens once the ball
goes up in the air in the Missouri Valley.
But even though seeing your favorite team(s) at home is obviously important,
you don't want to forget about the road matchups either. This is a conference that has well-traveled fan bases, and you'll
see that there are plenty of your favorite teams' colors whenever you head out to see your favorite team away from home. Once
the game is underway and two talented teams begin trading baskets in front of a great crowd that head out to show their support,
you'll see for yourself why it just doesn't get any better than D-1 college hoops.
Missouri Valley Basketball
Nowadays the Missouri Valley teams are moving away from the "mid-major" label and asserting themselves as
"high-majors" and national title contenders. Tickets to see many of the MVC men's basketball teams take the majority of the
sports tickets market in their schools, especially since the MVC has not sponsored football since the mid-1980s. Teams like
Wichita State, Indiana State and more have taken home conference titles, and there have been some other talented programs
looking to make their move and rise to the top of the conference as well. When these guys hit the hardwood, you're sure to
see that these programs know all about how to light up a scoreboard in a real hurry.
College Basketball Experience
the teams setup for opening tip off the fans stand up and cheer for their alma mater and hometown favorites. The game continues
full of back and forth action, big-time shots, and clutch defensive stops that will have you jumping out of your seat in no
time. There may be plenty of ways to follow the top teams in the Missouri Valley at this point, but it still doesn't get any
better than being there when the game is on the line and you're getting a chance to watch the drama unfold before your very
eyes. This is a game that springs to a different level during all the crucial moments of a highly anticipated matchup, and
you'll soon see that there is simply no substitution for watching college basketball live and in person.
Valley Basketball History
The Missouri Valley Conference should be a very entertaining group of teams, which has become
a trend in recent years. The conference has been rising in popularity among college basketball conferences, and this year
should see the Missouri Valley Conference continue to improve in recognition and popularity. Historically, Southern Illinois,
Northern Iowa, Illinois State and a few others have been the most dominant programs in the conference, with each winning at
least three different titles in their time in the Missouri Valley. As the Missouri Valley Conference continues to improve
from one year to the next, it simply doesn't get any better than this.
Missouri Valley Basketball Trivia
you know that the Missouri Valley Tournament has been held at the Scottrade Center each year since 1995?
gone by a few different names, the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri has been the home for this tournament for a while,
with some of the best games on conference history going down on the hardwood. In the first tournament held there, the name
of the venue was actually the Kiel Center and it was Southern Illinois that took down the title, winning their third straight
conference title at the time.
Missouri Valley Basketball Fans
With plenty of prominent programs and top-notch
athletes, the Missouri Valley Conference promises to be great once again this season, so don't even think about being left
out of the action. Get out to a big game and watch as some of the best players in the nation battle it out with everything
on the line, as this is a game that springs to a completely different level when you get a chance to see all of the drama
unfold before your very eyes. With some of the most passionate fans in the country and highly touted teams down on the hardwood,
college basketball at this level is simply something to behold.