After a first round laden with upsets, the Golden Eagles found themselves in an unexpected position: Playing at home in the tournament.
Now they find themselves in the conference championship.
The John Brown Golden Eagles have begun the 2012-2013 season with a three game winning streak and are No.17 nationally.
The Toilet Paper Game tradition lived on at John Brown University on Thursday night as spectators streamed into the Bill George Arena with their tissue rolls to eagerly await the season’s first Eagles’ basket.
Less than two days away from the conference run, the John Brown University cross country continues to tread forward as the end of the season soon approaches.
The Lady Eagles jumped from the bottom of the Sooner Athletic Conference to fifth on Tuesday night. Their win against St. Gregory’s (Okla.), broke their conference losing streak.
The Lady Eagles are going to face off against their greatest rival one last time.
Things will probably get a bit contentious.
John Brown will go on the road in their first round of the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament.
Last year, the John Brown University’s annual tradition of the Toilet Paper game went viral. A picture of University students even painted the Yahoo! sports page.
After an exhilarating win, the Golden Eagles will head on the road in the first round of the conference tournament.
JBU will play Mid-America Christian on Saturday Nov 3 in a rematch of an Oct 24 double-overtime draw.
This time, there will be a winner.
The John Brown University cross-country team spent their Saturday running in the Midstate Classic in Wayfield, Kan. The team begins to prepare for conference, which is two weeks away.
West Loveland first noticed the lump on his neck last April.
He had been more fatigued than usual and thought it must be from a cold he was sure he was getting over.