October 19, 2014

Thursday Horizon League Roundup

The Green Bay Men took a step back in the Horizon League race as they fell to Wright State 70-68 in double-overtime Thursday night at the Resch Center in Green Bay.  T.J Yoho hit a 3-pointer with 7-seconds left in contest to give the Raiders the edge.  Yoho ended the night with a game-high 19 while Alec Brown led the Phoenix with 17-points.  Green Bay falls to 6-5 in the Conference which is tied with Youngstown State for 4th place.  Valparaiso leads the league at 8-2, Detroit is in 2nd at 8-3 while Wright State is 3rd at 7-4.  Detroit is at the Resch Center Saturday for a 1 PM tip.

The struggles for the Milwaukee Men continued Tuesday as they lost to Detroit 82-74 Thursday.  James Haarsma led the Panthers with 26.  Milwaukee will host Wright State Saturday.  The Panthers are 5-19 overall and just 1-9 in conference.

The Green Bay Women improved their winning streak to 13-games Thursday night with a 65-62 victory on the road at Loyola.  Adrian Richie poured in 22-points to lead the Phoenix who moved to 8-0 in the Horizon League.  The Phoenix are 2-games up on Youngstown State with 8-conference games remaining.

The Milwaukee Women went on the road to Illinois-Chicago and fell 84-67 to the flames.  Angela Rodriguez led 3-Panthers in double-figures with 22.  Milwaukee travels to the Kress Events Center in Green Bay for a 2pm tip with the Phoenix Saturday afternoon.