Panthers searching for new basketball coach again

After just one season on the job in Milwaukee, head men’s basketball coach LaVall Jordan is leaving, agreeing to become the next head coach at Butler University. The Butler job opened up last week when Chris Holtmann left to take the head job at Ohio State....

Milwaukee’s Cinderella run falls short

The Milwaukee Panthers Horizon League Tournament run ended in Tuesday nights championship game, falling 59-53 to Northern Kentucky. The Panthers entered the tournament with a 9-game losing streak but got hot at just the right time.  Milwaukee (11-24) was trying to...

Milwaukee Panthers are thinking Cinderella

Post-season conference tournaments are a nightmare for regular season champions.  Teams that earn regular season titles over the course of 16 or 18 conference games, get very little reward.  They have to go prove themselves again in conference tournament action. ...

Panthers sign recruit

The new men’s basketball coach at UW-Milwaukee has signed his first recruit this fall. Point guard Bryce Barnes of Chicago becomes the third member of the Panthers’ recruiting class, and the first since LaVall Jordan replaced Rob Jeter as head coach....

UW-Milwaukee introduces new head coach Friday (AUDIO)

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee introduced their new head coach at a news conference on Friday afternoon. The new face of Panthers basketball is former Michigan, Iowa and Butler assistant coach LaVall Jordan.  The 36-year-old Jordan replaces Rob Jeter who was...

Report: UW-Milwaukee reaches deal with Michigan assistant

According to multiple reports, UW-Milwaukee has reached an agreement with Michigan assistant coach LaVall Jordan to become the school’s next head men’s basketball coach.  Jordan has spent the last six seasons on Michigan’s bench and three years...