Phoenix men take national stage with showdown at Valpo

A pair of 20-win teams atop the Horizon League — the Green Bay men (20-5, 9-2) and Valparaiso (22-4, 9-2) will battle for first place at 6 p.m. CST Friday (Feb. 13) at Valpo’s gym. The game will be nationally cablecast via ESPN2. Coach Brian Wardle’s Phoenix needed a game-winning shot with 17 seconds left to win at Youngstown State on Wednesday night. For the latest on the Phoenix.