Tag: coach

Darner announces men’s coaching staff

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 […]

TV-2 Sports reports on Darner, Steak Fry


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 […]

Darner news conference

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 […]

New coach hired just in time for Phoenix-Packers Steak Fry


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 […]

Wardle talks about Phoenix-Badgers series


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 […]