||Mt. Mercy (Iowa)
||#18 Dakota State (S.D.)
Steve Jenkins will work the 1,000th game of his career as head coach of the Evangel mens basketball program Thursday when the Crusaders take on Avila in Kansas City.
Evangel womens basketball opens the Heart of America conference season Thursday in Kansas City as they face Avila.
Fremont, Neb. Evangel won their fifth straight game and completed a 2-0 stint in the Midland University Classic with a 78-63 win over Mt. Mercy (Iowa) Saturday
Fremont, Neb. Zack Kleine had a career high 38 points and his three-pointer broke a 75-75 tie with a minute left that helped lift Evangel to an 80-77 win over Dakota State on Friday in the Midland Thanksgiving Classic.
Watch Our Women's Basketball Team trip to Guatemala
Evangel is part of the Heart of America Athletic Conference and has intercollegiate sports teams for men in football, basketball, baseball, track and field, cross-country and golf (there is also club-level soccer for men). Women have volleyball, basketball, softball, track and field, cross-country and tennis. Crusader athletes are also actively involved in outreach through our Athletic Ministries program.