When the sun set behind Carl Smith Stadium on Nov. 10, 2012 the UVa-Wise Cavaliers said goodbye to the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA. As the sun rose on Aug. 10 the Cavs welcomed the Mountain East Conference affiliated with NCAA Division II. “We have a Christmas present and can’t wait to open it,” [...]
After coming off of a big Mid- South Conference win, the UVa-Wise men’s basketball team looked to earn another key conference victory over the visiting Shawnee State Bears on Dec.1. The Bears had other ideas, overcoming a deficit late and going on to take a 76-68 comeback victory over the Cavs.