Green Bay Phoenix Drop To 0-8

Despite guard Amari Davis pouring in a career-high 35 points, the Green Bay Phoenix dropped to 0-8, falling to the Wright State Raiders on Sunday, 90-77 in Dayton, Ohio. The Raiders swept the two-game weekend series, winning their sixth straight and improving to 4-0...

Panthers Sweep Rival Green Bay Phoenix

The Milwaukee Panthers pulled out a two-game sweep over the rival Green Bay Phoenix on opening weekend of Horizon League play in Green Bay. The Panthers (3-1, 2-0 HL) earned their first regular-season series sweep over Green Bay since the 2011-12 season. DeAndre...

Badgers improve to 3-0 with rout of Green Bay

The 4th ranked Wisconsin Badgers stumbled out of the gates but quickly regained their footing and went in to rout the Green Bay Phoenix 82-42 at the Kohl Center on Tuesday night. Sophomore forward Tyler Wahl gave the Badgers (3-0) some instant energy off the bench and...

Horizon League releases men’s preseason rankings

Two-time defending Horizon League men’s basketball champion Wright State has been picked to win the regular season title for a third straight year.  Youngstown State and Northern Kentucky were picked to finish second and third in the preseason poll as voted on...

Horizon League delays start of fall sports season

The Horizon League Council decided on Thursday to delay the start of fall competition for all sports with the understanding that if competition occurs, it will not begin before October 1. The league includes UW-Green Bay and UW-Milwaukee as two of its member...

UWGB adds familiar assistants

Former Badger Freddie Owens is expected to be added to the coaching staff of the Green Bay Phoenix under new head coach Will Ryan. Owens will be joined by De Pere native and Hillsdale (Mich.) College assistant coach Brandon Pritzl and Northern State University...

Green Bay set to hire Ryan

The UW-Green Bay Phoenix is negotiating with Will Ryan to become the schools next men’s head basketball coach.  The Wheeling University coach would replace Linc Darner, who was let go in May with six years left on his contract. The University reportedly has...

Darner to receive a healthy settlement from Green Bay

Former UW-Green Bay men’s basketball coach Linc Darner will receive a healthy settlement after his departure from the program earlier this month. According to a Green Bay Press Gazette story written by Scott Venci, Darner is guaranteed at least $720,000 as part...

Darner leaving Green Bay men’s basketball (update)

  University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Michael Alexander confirmed today (Monday) that the University and men’s basketball coach Linc Darner have decided to part ways. In a statement issued to the media this morning, no reason was given for...

UW-Green Bay fired men’s basketball coach Linc Darner

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is looking for a new head men’s basketball coach after firing Linc Darner over the weekend. The Phoenix finished third in the Horizon League this past season and reached the semifinals of the Horizon League Tournament. ...

St. Norbert College gives Green Bay a battle in exhibition

When division one basketball teams schedule division three teams in an exhibition, it’s supposed to be a rather lopsided contest.  Such was not the case in Green Bay on Monday night when the Green Bay Phoenix beat St. Norbert College 79-72 to open exhibition...

Green Bay’s Cohen invited to Cleveland’s NBA Summer Camp

Former Green Bay Phoenix guard Sandy Cohen III has been invited to the Cleveland Cavaliers mini-camp in preparation for NBA Summer League 2019. Cohen will report to the Cavaliers on Thursday in Cleveland and then travel with the team to Salt Lake City, Utah for the...

Green Bay Phoenix settle for CIT runnerup

Green Bay’s postseason ride in the 2019 CIT came to an end on Thursday night.  The Phoenix fell to Marshall 90-70 in the CIT title game, handing Green Bay a runner-up finish. Green Bay finishes the season 21-17, breaking the single season program records for...

Green Bay Phoenix advance to CIT Championship

Green Bay’s Sandy Cohen hit a 15-foot jumper with 1.5 seconds left in overtime, giving the Phoenix (21-16)  a 87-86 win over Texas Southern in the CIT Championship game on Tuesday night. Green Bay led by as many as 9 points with just over four minutes left...

Green Bay advances to CIT Semifinals

The Green Bay Phoenix rolled to a 80-65 win over CSU Bakersfield in the quarterfinals of the CIT on Friday night at the Kress Center. With the win, the Phoenix (20-16) advances to the CIT semifinals, which it will host on Tuesday night (April 2) at the Kress Center...

Green Bay advances to CIT Quarterfinals

The Green Bay Phoenix (19-16) rolled to a 98-68 win over Florida International in the Second Round of the CIT on Tuesday night at the Kress Center in Green Bay.  It marked the first time a Green Bay Phoenix team won back-to-back postseason games. Sandy Cohen III...