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Cousin inks first pro basketball contract in Montenegro

When Anthony Cousin of Anchorage ended his college basketball career at Illinois State University, he opted to settle down rather than chase down professional teams overseas. After making basketball his priority for a decade, he wanted to appreciate the finer things in life. “I’ve been catching up on the missed times with my family,” Cousin… Read more »

Cousin awarded Robinson scholarship [Basketball]

From news release: Illinois State senior guard Anthony Cousin of Anchorage is the 2012-13 recipient of the Will Robinson Endowed Scholarship, as announced by head coach Dan Muller Wednesday. The scholarship honors Robinson, the late Redbird basketball coach from 1970-75. “Will Robinson was certainly a pioneer in all of basketball and a heck of a… Read more »

Cousin to play more 2-guard at ISU [Basketball]

The Illinois State University men’s basketball team doesn’t have much depth at the guard position. But it does have Anthony Cousin of Anchorage. The 5-foot-11 junior will be one of the players that new head coach Dan Muller is expected to lean on for significant minutes this season. The coach told Andy Katz of ESPN… Read more »

Cousin nets 13 in return (Basketball)

Anthony Cousin of Anchorage returned to the lineup tonight for the Illinois State men’s basketball team after missing the last game with a sprained ankle. If he was rusty he didn’t look it. The junior guard came off the bench to play 31 minutes and score 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting, thanks to three 3-pointers…. Read more »

Cousin clutch for Illinois State (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Anthony Cousin tonight collected 8 points, 4 boards and 2 assists to help Illinois State beat Missouri State 76-69 in OT. The former South High star drained a 3-pointer with 38 seconds left in regulation to give ISU a 65-63 lead. He came off the bench to play 30 of 45 minutes.

Cousin straight cash from FT line (Basketball)

With 5,300 fans cheering and the game on the line, Illinois State University guard Anthony Cousin of Anchorage stepped to the free-throw line looking to ice Northern Iowa. He didn’t think about the moment, the situation or the crowd. What was on his mind? “To be honest, nothing really,” Cousin told me. “It’s something like… Read more »

Cousin goes for double digits (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Anthony Cousin was instant production coming off the bench for the Illinois State men’s basketball team in tonight’s win. The 5-foot-11 guard delivered 10 points, 5 assists and 2 steals in just 24 minutes. He made 4 of 5 shots, including 2 of 3 threes. Illinois State improved to 7-3 overall after its 68-36… Read more »

Cousin gives kids assist in classroom (Basketball)

Illinois State University basketball standout Anthony Cousin (third from right) of Anchorage greets students on the first day of school at a local elementary school. Cousin, of South High fame, is a volunteer with the education-first program Promise Council, which also features firefighters, police officers, school board members and neighbors.

Cousin starts exhibition game (Basketball)

A part-time starter last season, the point guard job appears to be Anthony Cousin’s to lose. The 5-foot-11 junior started last night’s exhibition for Illinois State University in a 76-68 loss to the Montreal All-Stars in Canada. Cousin, of South High fame, helped the Redbirds build a 36-32 lead at halftime. Then the reserves played… Read more »