Incarnate Word Cardinals

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Incarnate Word Cardinals
University University of the Incarnate Word
Conference Southland Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Brian Wickstrom
Location San Antonio, Texas
Varsity teams 21
Football stadium Gayle and Tom Benson Stadium
Basketball arena McDermott Center
Baseball stadium Sullivan Field
Softball stadium Cardinals Field
Other arenas Ann Barshop Natatorium
Clarence Mabry Tennis Center
Mascot Red Cardinal
Nickname Cardinals
Colors Red, White, and Black[1]

The Incarnate Word Cardinals are composed of 23 teams representing the University of the Incarnate Word in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, swimming & diving, tennis, and track and field. Men's sports include baseball and football. Women's sports include softball, synchronized swimming, and volleyball. The Cardinals compete in NCAA Division I and are members of the Southland Conference. UIW has sent multiple fencers to compete in multiple NCAA Fencing Championships (2016 & 2017). [2][3]


The University of the Incarnate Word sponsors teams in ten men's and ten women's NCAA sanctioned sports:[4]

  1. ^ Men's soccer competes in the Western Athletic Conference.
  2. ^ a b Both swimming and diving teams compete in the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association.
  • UIW also sponsors varsity women's synchronised swimming which is sanctioned by USA Synchro, not by the NCAA.


Men's basketball[edit]


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