St. Norbert College hires new Athletic Director

St. Norbert College has named Cam Fuller the college’s 15th Director of Athletics and Physical Education on Tuesday. Fuller will take over on June 1 after spending eight years at the Horizon League office in Indianapolis where he is currently the league’s...

Green Bay Phoenix win third straight, sweep Oakland

After dropping nine straight games to start the season, the Green Bay Phoenix have won three-straight, earning a two game sweep over Oakland in Green Bay over the weekend. Amari Davis poured in 25 points for the Phoenix as they knocked off Oakland in the series finale...

Panthers to face IUPUI this weekend

The UW-Milwaukee Panthers games against Detroit Mercy this weekend at the Klotsche Center have been cancelled due to positive COVID-19 tests within the Titans program. This time, the Horizon League has found a replacement for the Panthers. IUPUI’s games against...

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...

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...

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. ...

WIAC cancels spring sports season

The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) announced on Monday that it is canceling the spring sports season, effective immediately, in response to the coronavirus pandemic. That includes the suspension of all sports-related practices.  All in-person...

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...

Milwaukee, Green Bay earn Horizon League victories

UW-Milwaukee 83, Cleveland State 76 The Panthers turned a 10-point halftime deficit into a 83-76 win over the Cleveland State Vikings in Horizon League action Thursday night. The Panthers shot 60-percent from the field, 54.5-percent from beyond the arc and hit 19 of...

UW-Milwaukee loses three top players

Just when it appeared UW-Milwaukee had steadied their ship in men’s basketball, the Panthers are losing three more players. Junior guards Brock Stull and Jeremiah Bell, along with sophomore forward Bryce Nze, had all requested and been granted their release from...

Green Bay captures 4th straight Horizon League title

Senior guard Allie LeClaire scored 24 points and was named the tournament Most Valuable Player as the Green Bay Phoenix (29-3) knocked off Wright State 62-44 to capture the women’s Horizon League Championship on Tuesday in Detroit. Senior teammate Jessica...

Marquette, Green Bay advancing to title games tonight

Both Marquette and Green Bay are headed back to their respective conference title games today. Allazia Blockton poured in a career-high 32 points to lead Marquette to a 76-70 win over Creighton in the semifinals of the Big East Tournament on Monday. The Golden Eagles...