College Spotlight – McKendree University


McKendree University

Division: NCAA II

Conference: Great Lakes Valley Conference

Nickname: Bearcats

School Size: 2,500

Mailing Address: 701 College Road, Lebanon, IL 62254

Team Site:

Twitter: @McKBearcats

Head Coach:

Evelyn Bean –

Program Highlights:

  • Coach Bean will be entering her 18th season as head coach of the Bearcats (503-373-1)
  • In 2014, the Bearcats earned a Division II NFCA All-Academic Team Award (3.31 GPA)
  • Last season, eight individuals earned NFCA Scholar Athlete Honors (3.5+ GPA)
  • The Bearcats have signed nine new freshman to NLI’s in 2015
  • The Bearcats have had over 60 All-Conference players come through its program
  • Last season was the program’s first full season as a Division II program

Schedule Highlights:

The Bearcats travel to Saint Leo, FL on February 21st for the Saint Leo tournament to face teams such as Stillman College, Lynn University and Saint Leo University

Other Bearcats schedule highlights can be found here.

Questions about recruiting? A beneficial questionnaire can be found here.