Former GB Phoenix big man, debuts in D-League tonight

Former Green Bay Phoenix standout center Alec Brown will make his debut tonight when he suits up for the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League.  The Jam will play host to the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Brown is a 2014 graduate of UW-Green Bay and was drafted in...

GB’s Brown out 3-4 months

Former UW-Green Bay center Alec Brown is expected to undergo surgery on Thursday to repair his dislocated shoulder. Brown, who has battled shoulder problems during his collegiate career at UW-Green Bay, is expected to miss 3-4 months to rehab. Brown suffered the...

UWGB’s Brown drafted by Phoenix

Former University of Wisconsin-Green Bay basketball 7’1 center Alec Brown became the 5th player in school history picked in the NBA Draft. Brown was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the second round (50th overall) on Thursday night. Brown performed well in the...

Green Bay’s Brown invited to NBA Draft Combine

UW-Green Bay center Alec Brown has been invited to the NBA Draft Combine after averaging 15.6 points and 5.4 rebounds for the Phoenix as a senior and being named the Horizon League defensive player of the year. Brown is ranked number-23 among seniors by Draft Express....

Sykes will return to UW-Green Bay

UW-Green Bay junior point guard Keifer Sykes won’t be entering the NBA Draft pool by Sunday.  That’s the last day that underclassmen can declare for the draft. Green Bay head coach Brian Wardle sought input from the NBA’s advisory committee about...

Wardle, Sykes and Brown claim top Horizon League honors

The Green Bay Phoenix men’s basketball team seemingly grabbed all of the Horizon League postseason hardware. Head coach Brian Wardle was named Coach of the Year, junior guard Keifer Sykes was named Player of the Year and senior Alec Brown was named the Defensive...

UWGB clinches Horizon League title

It’s been a long time since the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay men’s basketball team has won a regular season league title.  The drought came to an end on Thursday night at the Resch Center in Green Bay. The Phoenix knocked off Valparaiso 67-53 at the...

Phoenix stay on top in Horizon League

Alec Brown scored 24 points and Keifer Sykes added 14 points and 9 rebounds to lead the UW-Green Bay Phoenix past Youngstown State 71-40 in Horizon League action in Youngstown, Ohio on Thursday night. Green Bay dominated this game throughout, leading 39-23 at...

Green Bay extends home court win streak to 11

Keifer Sykes scored 18 points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds as the Green Bay Phoenix knocked off Illinois-Chicago 81-70, sweeping the Flames in the 2-game season series. Sykes scored 15 of his 18 in the second half.  Alec Brown had 20 points and Carrington...

Brown’s status questionable for tonight

UW-Green Bay Phoenix 7’1 senior center Alec Brown didn’t practice on Tuesday and his status is uncertain for tonight’s road game at Valparaiso. Brown averages 16.4 points a game for the Phoenix.  He’s helped his team win 12-straight games....

Green Bay’s Brown named Horizon League Player of the Week

Green Bay senior center Alec Brown has been named Horizon League men’s basketball co-player of the week.  It’s the second time this season that Brown has won the award. Brown went 8 for 11 from the floor en route to 24 points in Green Bay’s win at...

Phoenix fall victim after slow start

Senior Alec Brown scored 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds but the Green Bay Phoenix (5-3) couldn’t overcome a tough first half and fell to Eastern Michigan (6-3) 67-58 at the Convocation Center in Ypsilanti, Michigan. After Green Bay jumped out to a 7-4...

1 and done for Green Bay in CIT

The Green Bay Phoenix had an opportunity to extend its season in the CollegeInsider.com postseason tournament.  Unfortunately, it last only 1-game.  Green Bay let an 11-point 2nd half lead slip away, falling to the Bradley Braves 75-69 in Peoria. Bradley outscored the...

Green Bay beats rival Milwaukee

The Green Bay Phoenix got a career-high 28 points from junior Alec Brown in a 78-61 win over the Milwaukee Panthers at the Resch Center last night. Brown hit four 3-pointers and added 8-rebounds for the Phoenix, who also got 18 from Keifer Sykes and 15 from Greg Mays....

Brown named Horizon League player of the week

Green Bay JR. Alec Brown was named Horizon League Player of the Week Monday.  The 7-footer averaged 20.5 points a game as the Phoenix went 1-1 on the week. The week also included a milestone for Brown; he became the 25th Green Bay player to enter the 1000-point club....

Brown nets 21 in Green Bay win

Green Bay big man Alec Brown poured in 21 points, pulled down 8 rebounds and blocked 4 shots to lead the Phoenix to a 53-47 win over Illinois-Chicago at the Resch Center on Saturday. After going 10 for 19 at the free throw line for much of the contest, the Phoenix his...

Green Bay Phoenix falls to 1-1 in World Vision Classic

Deonte Burton scored a three-point basket with 2 seconds remaining to give the Nevada Wolf Pack a 71-69 win over the Green Bay Phoenix on Saturday night at the World Vision Classic. Just seconds earlier, Alec Brown hit a 3-pointer for Green Bay to give the Phoenix a...

Green Bay’s season ends in conference tournament

The Green Bay Phoenix picked the wrong time to see its 5-game win streak come to an end.  The Phoenix saw their season come to an end in the opening round of the Horizon League Tournament, falling 77-60 at Youngstown State. The Penguins hit 8 first-half 3-pointers and...