ISU Coach John McNichols has passed away.
The Indiana State University Athletic Department tweeted “This morning the Sycamore Family lost its leader, a legend and a friend with the passing of Coach John McNichols. More info coming soon.”
McNichols suffered a stroke over the weekend while attending a convention in Orlando, FL. He was in his 34th year as program coordinator for ISU track and field and cross country.
During his tenure, the Sycamore men’s teams won nine Missouri Valley Conference championships in cross country, eleven in outdoor track and four indoor track. McNichols combined men’s and women’s championships total 38 MVC titles.