Last season for one school in the Midwest results were not up to expectations. This season that program had a complete overhaul to the roster and the record currently shows them at 15-1 heading into the New Year. Read more about this team and a trio of freshmen who are currently leading the way right here on your source for junior college basketball recruiting news JucoJunction.
Vincennes University in Indiana has had a long tradition in basketball. Last season Todd Franklin took over the reins after coaching at nearby Southeastern Illinois College for many years. Franklin finished 18-13 in his first year at Vincennes University and decided to clean house with a completely new roster this season.
This season the Trailblazers are led by three freshman players on the floor in Deshawn Delaney, Ronald Ross and Darius Carter.
Delaney, a small forward from Chicago's Carver High School, is currently averaging 19.1 points and 9.4 rebounds per game while hitting on 60 percent (123-204) from the floor.
Ross, an Indianapolis, Ind. native, prepped out of high school at Mountain State Academy in Beckley, W.V. The guard is putting in 16.8 points and 3.5 rebounds a night for the Trailblazers. Ross has connected on 47 percent (31-66) from 3-point range this season.
Carter is 6-foot-7 and hails Akron, Ohio. He is bringing 11 points and 8.1 rebounds to the table after his first 16 college games at VU.
The Trailblazers are currently ranked in the NJCAA Top 10 and will travel to Indian Hills Community College on January 3rd for a battle with the Warriors who are currently ranked No. 3 in the country.
Stay tuned for the latest on the Trailblazers and there three freshman all season long right here on your source for junior college basketball recruiting news.