Green Bay holds off UIC

Warren Jones scored 18 points and Kenneth Lowe added 16 as the Green Bay Phoenix came from behind to knock off the UIC Flames 84-80 on Thursday night at the Resch Center. The Flames closed to within two points twice in the last 30 seconds, but both times the Phoenix...

Phoenix women upset in HL play

The Green Bay Phoenix saw their 11-game winning streak snapped, falling for the first time in Horizon League play 74-71 against Oakland in Rochester, Michigan on Thursday night. The Golden Grizzlies (12-10, 6-5) handed the Phoenix (19-3, 10-1) the loss in the final...

Green Bay, Milwaukee fall in Horizon League play

Despite leading for all but five minutes of the game and shooting a season-high 60% from the field, the Green Bay Phoenix fell to Detroit Mercy 93-92 in Horizon League action on Sunday. The Phoenix also committed a season-high 21 turnovers, 13 of them in the second...

Phoenix win 10th straight in HL women’s play

The 24th-ranked Green Bay Phoenix increased their winning streak to 10 games, rolling to a 84-51 win over Youngstown State on Thursday night. The Phoenix (18-2, 9-0 HL) trailed after the first quarter, 19-18.  But Green Bay opened the second quarter on a 7-0 run, then...

Horizon League update

Green Bay wins 7th straight The Green Bay Phoenix knocked down a season-high 14 three-pointers on Thursday night and cruised to a 78-61 win over Wright State in Horizon League action at the Resch Center. The Phoenix (11-6, 5-0 HL) actually made more three’s than...

Badger women drop fourth straight (Women’s update)

Purdue used a 12-0 run at the end of the third quarter to pull away and knock off the Wisconsin Badgers 79-57 on Wednesday night at the Kohl Center. The Badgers (5-12, 0-4 Big Ten) kept the game close in the first half, not allowing the Boilermakers (12-6, 3-1) to...

Women’s College Basketball: Phoenix & Panthers both win

Green Bay wins fourth straight The Green Bay Phoenix women’s basketball team won their fourth straight game, rolling to a convincing 75-36 win over Valparaiso in Horizon League play on Thursday night. After trailing 5-4, Green Bay (12-2, 3-0 HL) went on a 12-1...

Wisconsin’s D1 College Basketball roundup

Marquette prevails Departures and injuries forced Marquette to play with just seven scholarship players, but the Golden Eagles held off Saint Francis (PA) 78-65 at the BMO Harris Bradley Center on Monday night. Junior Andrew Rowsey poured in 22 points and Jujuan...

Panthers end road trip with tough defeat

The UW-Milwaukee Panthers, playing their 9th road game out of the last 10, fell to the Ohio Bobcats (6-2) 71-69 in Athens, Ohio on Wednesday night. The Panthers (4-7) were led by senior Cody Wichmann with 15 points, all on three pointers. August Haas and Bryce Barnes...

Women’s College basketball update

The UW-Milwaukee Panthers knocked off Wisconsin 80-63 on Tuesday night at the Klotsche Center, ending a 17-game losing streak to the Badgers.  The Panthers last win against the Badgers prior to last night came on Dec. 15, 1992 in Madison (78-77). Jenny Lindner scored...

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....

Women’s Horizon League awards unveiled

The Green Bay Phoenix women’s basketball team saw three players receive recognition on Tuesday afternoon as the Horizon League released its postseason awards.  Senior guard Kaili Lukan was named the Defensive Player of the Year as well as the all-league second...

Wright State & Green Bay Advance to HL semifinals

The Green Bay Phoenix and Wright State Raiders moved into the Horizon League semifinals on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. The four-seed Green Bay knocked off fifth-seed Milwaukee 70-61 on Sunday.  Carrington Love led the Phoenix with 16 points and six...

Horizon League women’s roundup

The Green Bay Phoenix and Milwaukee Panthers have secured the top-two seeds in next week’s Horizon League women’s basketball tournament with double-byes into the semi-finals. Milwaukee (18-10, 12-5 Horizon League) nailed down the number-two seed with a...

Horizon League Roundup (AUDIO)

Alec Peters scored 25 points and grabbed 15 rebounds while Shane Hammink hit the game winning three-pointer with 2.2-seconds left to give Valparaiso a 70-68 win over Green Bay on Sunday, ending the Phoenix’ 4-game winning streak. Valparaiso snapped a two-game...

Horizon League men’s update

Jordan Johnson had a triple-double to lead the Milwaukee Panthers to a 87-51 win over Youngstown State in Horizon League action. The 5’9 junior guard had ten points, ten rebounds and ten assists as the Panthers improved to 9-7 in Horizon League play.  Milwaukee...

Horizon League Update

Horizon League Pre-season Player of the Year Kay Felder poured in 28 points to lead Oakland to a 111-93 win over the Green Bay Phoenix on Saturday. The Golden Grizzlies converted 12-of-30 three-point chances and hit 29-of-33 free throws in the win. It’s the...

Horizon League Roundup!

In Detroit, Green Bay forward Charles Cooper scored 27 points on ten-of-12 shooting to lead the Phoenix to a 86-85 win over the Detroit Titans in Horizon League men’s action. The Phoenix (15-10, 7-5 HL) took the lead for good midway through the first half on...

Horizon League roundup

Jordan Fouse recorded a double-double for the sixth straight game and the Green Bay men’s basketball team held off Northern Kentucky 85-78 in Horizon League play on Thursday night. Green Bay (14-9, 6-4 HL) needed some clutch free throws late to seal the win and...