Evansville Purple Aces Logo

Evansville Purple Aces logo

Evansville Purple Aces Logo PNG

The Evansville Purple Aces, a distinguished member of the NCAA, primarily competes in Division I as a part of the Missouri Valley Conference. Not owned by an individual but rather an integral part of the University of Evansville, they represent the athletic prowess of the institution. Central to their operations is the Evansville, Indiana area, where they engage in various collegiate sports, attracting fans and athletes alike.

Meaning and history

Evansville Purple Aces logo history

Founded as part of the University of Evansville, the Evansville Purple Aces have a rich history dating back to their inception. Their journey in collegiate sports has been marked by significant achievements, including notable performances in basketball, where they have made multiple NCAA tournament appearances. As of now, the Purple Aces continue to uphold their tradition of athletic excellence, participating actively in NCAA Division I sports, and maintaining a reputation for competitive spirit and sportsmanship within the Missouri Valley Conference.

What is Evansville Purple Aces?
They are not a company, but a collegiate athletic team representing the University of Evansville in NCAA Division I sports. Known for their spirited participation, particularly in basketball, they hold a notable position in the Missouri Valley Conference.

1977 – 2000

Evansville Purple Aces Logo-1977

The old Evansville Purple Aces logo featured a cartoonish gentleman wearing a hat with a purple ribbon and a purple jacket.

2001 – 2018

Evansville Purple Aces Logo-2001

In 2001, the university replaced the gentleman with a primarily typographic insignia. The word “Aces” was the largest here, while the words “Purple” and “Evansville” were given in smaller letters (purple and gold respectively).

2019 – Today

Evansville Purple Aces Logo

According to the press-release introducing the current Evansville Purple Aces logo, the aim of the update was “to strategically connect the institution and athletics into one single brand.” The result is a simple typographic logo featuring the interlocking letters “U” and “E.” In other words, there are only the initials of the name of the university, not a single reference to the athletic theme.

Evansville Purple Aces basketball

Evansville Purple Aces basketball logo

The men’s basketball team has won five Division II national championships and has appeared in five NCAA Division I Tournaments. The Lady Aces have played in the NCAA basketball tournament twice.

Evansville Purple Aces baseball

Evansville Purple Aces baseball logo

The university has had five of its former baseball players in Major League Baseball.

Evansville Purple Aces Colors

HEX COLOR: #52237F;
RGB: (82, 35, 127)
CMYK: (84, 100, 13, 4)

RGB: (243, 111, 33)
CMYK: (0, 70, 98, 0)

RGB: (255, 255, 255)
CMYK: (0, 0, 0, 0)