Boys Hoops ready for action, Lady Indians prep for big weekend.

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Boys Basketball . Mississinewa showed up last night to the Raider Dome for it’s final tune-up before the season begins on November 22 at Manchester. The Indians handled Southern Wells very well and Coach Evertts saw a lot of positives out of the team. The Indians open the season against the Squires next Wednesday in Manchester before returning home that Saturday for their home opener against Huntington North.

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians host the Manchester Squires tonight and the Bishop Luers Knights on Saturday. Both of these games can be watched live on MCSC Athletics YouTube provided by TribeTV. The action begins both nights at 5:45pm.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Basketball hosts Manchester at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Indiana Pacers take on the Detroit Pistons tonight at 7:00pm. The Pistons are 10-4 and the Pacers are 7-8 heading into this contest.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Chicago State 105-66.

  • (1) Duke vs. Southern . 7:00pm (ACCNE)
  • Ball State vs. Stony Brook . 7:00pm (ESPN3)

NCAA Women’s Basketball 

  • Butler vs. Lipscomb . 7:00pm
  • Indiana vs. Western Kentucky . 7:00pm (IND11)

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RJB Boys lose to Kokomo, High School Media Day

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The RJB Boys Basketball team lost in both contests last night to Kokomo Middle School. The 7th grade team lost 41-40. Jayden Crick scored 10 points. The 8th grade team lost 45-41, and Hayden Ulerick led the team with 16 points.

Media Day . Mississinewa High School will hold “Winter Sports Media Day” tonight from 2:45-3:30pm. Coaches should check their email for complete details. A second media day will take place on Tuesday, November 21 for Yearbook pictures. The schedule for this event is….

  • Boys Basketball from 2:45-2:55
  • Girls Basketball from 2:55-3:05
  • 9th Grade Boys Basketball from 3:05-3:10
  • Wrestling from 3:10-3:20
  • Cheerleading from 3:20-3:30

Tonight’s Events . Boys Basketball travels to Southern Wells for a preseason scrimmage with the Raiders at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated Memphis last night 116-113. Darren Collison had 30 points.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Indiana lost to Seton Hall 84-68, Oklahoma topped Ball State 108-69, and Maryland defeated Butler 79-65.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Butler defeated Murray State 88-59, Ball State beat Lipscomb 84-46, and Miami of Ohio lost to the Boilermakers 75-66.

Lady Indians drop road game to Tigers

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians traveled to Bluffton last night and were defeated 66-63. Mississienwa led at the half but struggled after the break and lost the last two quarters 41-27. Tyler Bartel led the Indians with 14 points on 4-8 shooting. Erika Foy and Alayna Webb had 8 points and Foy added 8 rebounds. Ally Hewitt and Halle Planck each added 13 points. The Lady Indians and Coach Tandy are at home this weekend on Friday against Manchester, and they host Bishop Luers on Saturday. Both games will start at 6:00pm and can also be watched live on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube as well as TribeTV’s TheCube.

Tonight’s Events . The R.J. Baskett Boys Basketball team will host Kokomo Middle School at 6:00pm.

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Duke defeated Michigan State off of Grayson Allen’s 37 points in the Champions Classic. In game two of this important preseason contest, Kansas claimed a 65-61 win over the very young Kentucky Wildcats. The only other area score was the Purdue Boilermakers defeating Marquette 86-71.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Indiana took down Southern 64-49 while Notre Dame topped Western Kentucky 78-65.


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RJB Boys Basketball open season with wins!

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

RJB Boys Basketball . The 7th Grade boys basketball team opened up the evening with a win at Frankton 36-35. Betts lead the junior Indians with 13 points. Hoppes had 9 points. The 8th grade team also won 37-20 with Ancil scoring 17 points and Asbury adding 10 points.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Basketball travels to Bluffton for a 6:00pm JV tip against the Tigers. Watch the Lady Indians tonight live on YouTube provided by TribeTV.

Today’s Sports Update

NCAA Men’s Basketball . Notre Dame defeated Mt. Saint Marys 88-62.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . Ball State moves to 2-0 as they defeated Missouri State 70-58.

The big event for the night is the Champions Classic Men’s Basketball held in Chicago as Duke (1) faces off against Michigan State (2) at 7:00pm on ESPN. Kansas (4) will take the court at 9:30pm agains the Kentucky Wildcats (7).

Featured Image courtesy of Mike Scott . RJB Athletics

TribeTV Schedule: Nov. 13-18

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Watch live events brought to you by TribeTV student-media productions. Remember that TribeTV will be moving away from TheCube service on January 1, 2018 to YouTube. Please subscribe to both the TribeTV and MCSC Athletics channels on YouTube to get notifications of new events and live streams.

Girls Basketball vs. Manchester
November 17 at 6:00pm
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Watch on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube (HD) (click here)

Girls Basketball vs. Bishop Luers
November 18 at 6:00pm
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Weekend Recap: Girls Basketball Wins Big

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report
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Football . The Mississinewa Indians tremendous season came to an end Friday in Greenwood, Indiana as the Woodsman upended their semi-state hopes 34-27. With hundreds of Mississinewa fans in attendance and over 700 watching at home, the Indians fought hard for their fans and came out on a mission. Dustin Patton seamed to ignite the fans with an early defensive show, as the Indians claimed early control. In the end, touchdowns from Senior Cade McCoin as well as three from Heisman Skeens were not enough to overcome Greenwood. Junior Sam Tarpein added 3 extra points for the Indians.

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians defeated Maconaquah 93-26 on Saturday. The Junior Varsity also won 49-31. Girls basketball will be on the road at Bluffton early this week before another two-game stretch this weekend at home. Both home games can be watched live on MCSC Athletics YouTube.

There are no events tonight (Monday, November 13).

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Pacers lost to Houston last night 118-95. Victor Oladipo led the Pacers with 28 points.

NFL . The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Colts 20-17 on Sunday. Chester Rogers had one reception on 104 yards with a touchdown for Indianapolis.

NCAA Football

  • Indiana 24-14 Illinois
  • Purdue 13-23 Northwestern
  • Notre Dame 8-41 Miami

NCAA Men’s Basketball

  • Purdue 111-42 Chicago State
  • Butler 85-75 Princeton
  • Indiana 86-77 Howard

Mississinewa Football image courtesy Scott Hunt . Marion Chronicle-Tribune

Lady Indians Drop Home Opener

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Girls Basketball . The Mississinewa Lady Indians lost to Wabash last night 58-48 in their home opener. Mississinewa was outscored 41-19 in the second half. Erika Foy led the Indians with 17 points and 15 rebounds. Tyler Bartel added 16 points.

Watch the replay now on MCSC Athletics YouTube.


Winter Sports . All winter sports are now in season with wrestling hold practices in the IPH Fieldhouse. R.J. Baskett girls and boys basketball have also begun.

Today’s Sports Update

NBA . The Pacers lost to the Pistons 114-97 last night in Detroit. Former Hoosier, Victor Oladipo led the Pacers with 21 points on 8-21 shooting. Indiana faces the Bulls on Friday in Chicago.

NCAA Mens Basketball . The 2017-2018 season officially opens for a majority of the nation on Friday. Preseason number one Duke hosts Elon. Ball State travels to Dayton, Indiana hosts Indiana State, Kennesaw State will be in Indy to play Butler, and the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars will be at Mackey Arenas for an opener with Purdue.

Special Announcement

The Tribe Sports Report and Tribe Sports Daily will be back on Monday with a full report on the weekend including the 4A Football Regional at Greenwood and the Lady Indians battle with Maconaquah on Saturday. We encourage everyone to watch TribeTV on TheCube or on TribeTV’s YouTube Channel tomorrow at 7:30am for the 2017 Veterans Day Program presented by Mississinewa Community Schools.

Featured Image courtesy of Scott Hunt . Marion Chronicle-Tribune

How to Watch: Mississinewa vs. Greenwood Regional Football

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Mississinewa Indians Football will travel to Greenwood for the IHSAA Regional game against the Woodsman on Friday, November 10. Kickoff is at 7:00pm. TribeTV will travel to Greenwood and will provide a stream of the game on MCSC Athletics YouTube Channel. Please remember that TribeTV is a student-media production team, and will be streaming via hotspot as Greenwood facilities do not have network outlets. Our students will do there absolute best to provide a live view of this great event. Please contact Brooks Holloway, TribeTV Faculty Supervisor and MCSC Media Director, with concerns or questions (email link provided above). MCSC Athletics appreciates our TribeTV students and all the work they do as they learn in an immersive experience.

Game Details

A link to the Live Stream is always available at on the “Home” page in the righthand sidebar.

Indians Face Greenwood in Regionals

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Football . The Mississinewa Indians defeated the Western Panthers 41-39 to claim a Sectional Championship. This was the team’s first title since 1988. Senior quarterback Cade McCoin rushed for three touchdowns and completed two passing touchdowns to Heisman Skeens. Skeens also rushed in a touchdown. Freshman Andre Salade continued his good form by kicking five PAT’s. On defense, the big play of the game was an interception by Cade Campbell to seal the title. Campbell also rushed for over 275 yards in the game. The Indians face the Greenwood Woodsmen in the Regional on Friday, November 10 at 7:00pm in Greenwood.

MHS Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians opened the season with a 75-54 win at Kokomo Taylor on Saturday. They continue the season when they host Wabash on Wednesday at 6:00pm.

Regional Football Ticket Information . Pre-Sale tickets are available starting Tuesday through Thursday from 7:30am to 3:30pm at Mississinewa High School in the Main Office. Pre-Sale ends on Friday at noon. Tickets are $8.00. Contact the Mississinewa High School Athletic Department at 765-674-2248 for questions.

Sectional Championship Shirts . “Party like it’s ’88!” shirts are on sale Monday and Tuesday for $10. The general public can order shirts from the Athletics Department. Students may order shirts during all lunch periods.

Fall Banquet . The Mississinewa High School Fall Sports Banquet scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed. A new date and time will be released soon.

There are no events scheduled for tonight.

Today’s Sports Update

NFL . The Indianapolis Colts defeated the Houston Texans 20-14 on Sunday. Jacoby Brissett was 20-30 with 308 yards and two touchdowns. Ty Hilton had five receptions on 175 yards with two touchdowns.

NBA . Indiana lost to New York last night 108-101. Thaddeus Young had 18 points for the Pacers.

Featured Image by Glen Devitt Photography

Football Sectional Championship Information

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

Football . Friday, the Indians take on the Western Panthers at Fisher Field for the IHSAA Sectional 21 Championship. Gates will open at 6:00pm for the 7:00pm kickoff. Tickets are $6.00 each and can be purchased at the Mississinewa High School Main Office until 3:00pm today, and until noon on Friday. Tickets will be on sale at the gate. Fans that can not make it to the game can watch a live stream online brought to you by TribeTV.

  • How to Watch the Sectional 21 Football Championship

Girls Basketball . The Lady Indians opened up the 2017-18 campaign with a pre-season scrimmage last night against the Tipton Blue Devils. Coach Tandy commented on Twitter of the glimpses of the Lady Indians identity and was inspired by the game film. You can watch the replay on or on the MCSC Athletics YouTube channel. The Lady Indians open up the season on Saturday at Kokomo Taylor at 1:00pm.

Tonight’s Events . There are no events for Indians Athletics for tonight, Thursday, November 2.

Today’s Sports Update

MLB . The Houston Astros are the 2017 World Series Champions after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 last night in Game 7. This title is the first for the Astros in franchise history. Charlie Morton earned the win on the mound for the Astros. George Springer drove the nail into the Dodgers coffin with a home run to center. Springer was 2-5 with two runs and two RBIs.

NBA . The Indiana Pacers defeated the Cavaliers last night 124-107. Thaddeus Young scored 26 points on 12-18 shooting. That is the fourth straight loss for Cleveland. Indiana plays at Philadelphia on Friday at 7:00pm.

Featured Image provided by @GoMHSIndians Twitter from Athletic Director Chanse Young

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