Local fishing guide Ryan Grant (oldest son of UW-Green Bay staff member Poppy Grant) took TV-26 personality John Maino fishing recently with special guest Kevin Borseth, head coach of Green Bay women’s basketball. Borseth boated a nice Great Lakes spotted muskie, and TV-26 aired a nice segment on the coach’s big catch.
Green Bay men’s basketball head coach Linc Darner has announced the program’s coaching staff for the 2015-16 season. Randall Herbst, Richard Davis and Ben Swank have been named assistant coaches while Rion Rayfield will serve as the director of operations. Herbst, a native of Beaver Dam, worked under Darner at Florida Southern from 2006-07, coaching […]
As we reported earlier, Tuesday’s Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry at the Lambeau Field Atrium was a record-breaking affair, with attendance of 955 and $150,000 raised for intercollegiate athletics at UW-Green Bay. NFL hall of famer Dave Robinson, former Packers stars Lynn Dickey and Paul Coffman, team CEO Mark Murphy and current starters Mike Daniels and Cory […]
Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Athletics Director Mary Ellen Gillespie introduced new Phoenix men’s basketball coach Linc Darner to a roomful of staff, supporters and media representatives Wednesday morning (April 15) at the Kress Events Center. The former Florida Southern head coach shared brief remarks and then answered media questions from the lectern and in […]
On Tuesday (April 21) the Green Bay Phoenix Athletics Department and the Green Bay Packers will partner again to host the 15th Annual Phoenix Packers Steak Fry at the Lambeau Field Atrium beginning at 5 p.m. The annual joint venture supports the Phoenix Fund, the principal fund for student-athlete scholarships and program support. Over the […]
By now you have probably heard that Brian Wardle has left UW-Green Bay to accept the men’s basketball head coaching position at Bradley University. A national search for his replacement is already underway. Read more.
He’d be the first to tell you that players on the floor won every single one of those games… but in truth the man near the bench (he doesn’t actually spend too much time on the bench, preferring to pace and gesticulate) deserves credit, too. Women’s basketball coach Kevin Borseth ran his 28-year career record […]
Sitting on 599 career coaching wins, head coach Kevin Borseth will go for win No. 600 in his illustrious career, as the Green Bay women’s basketball team hosts Valparaiso on Thursday night (Feb. 19) at the Kress Center for a 7 p.m. tip time. Borseth currently ranks 29th among active head coaches in career victories […]
There was a nice reference to UW-Green Bay and its most famous former men’s basketball coach and player on an ESPN 2 broadcast of an NBA game last week. Analyst and former coach Hubie Brown, following a promotional plug for his network’s broadcast of the big Duke-Virginia college game, added, “I’m very happy to see […]
The UW-Green Bay men’s basketball team will play at Wisconsin on Nov. 19, but the future of the series remains in doubt. In a newspaper interview, Coach Brian Wardle talks about the series that has seen the schools meet each year since 1999. “I understand being at Green Bay a long time now the importance […]