In a promising sign for Phoenix basketball 2015-16, Green Bay players have swept the first Horizon League player of the week awards. Carrington Love was the leading scorer in the Phoenix’s 93-89 loss to Stanford, torching the Pac-12 opponent for 32 points and six 3-pointers in the game, which established new career highs. On the […]
The Phoenix women welcome in-state rival Marquette for their season opener at 7 p.m. today (Friday, Nov. 13) at the Kress Events Center. Coach Kevin Borseth’s Green Bay team has high hopes again, and rightfully so: The program has posted 38 consecutive winning seasons (trailing only Tennessee, 42); won 17 straight Horizon League titles, recorded […]
Prior to tipoff, former UW-Green Bay women’s basketball player, Ellen Edison, will receive the Cecil N. Coleman Medal of Honor, the Horizon League’s most prestigious award given out annually to one male and one female student athlete who exemplify academic achievement and the dignity and high purpose of the league and its membership.
For the eighth consecutive season, the Green Bay women’s basketball team will enter the season as the Horizon League preseason favorite, as announced by the league office during its media day event on Wednesday. Receiving pre-season recognition for the Phoenix were first-team all-Horizon designees Tesha Buck and Mehryn Kraker. For more.
Former Phoenix basketball star Keifer Sykes was released by the San Antonio Spurs as the NBA team’s preseason came to an end. Sykes said he would sign with the Spurs’ NBA D-League affiliate in Austin (Tex.), in hopes of being called back to next year’s camp when it is expected the team will have fewer […]
The Green Bay volleyball team continued its recent hot streak over the weekend, with a three-set sweep of in-state rival UW-Milwaukee at the Kress Center. At 14-7 and 5-3 in the Horizon League, Coach Sean Burdette’s team is hoping to make a run at the program’s first NCAA Tournament bid since its only trip in […]
The Green Bay men’s basketball team is predicted to finish sixth in the Horizon League, according to a coaches/media/staff ballot announced Wednesday at the annual media day. Jack-of-all-trades forward Jordan Fouse, a senior from Racine, was voted to the preseason first team. Coming off back-to-back 20-win seasons, the Phoenix will deal with the loss of […]
Cheenuj Shong, a senior from Milwaukee, had scored a single goal in his Phoenix men’s soccer career before Wednesday night. Returning to his hometown, Shong got two at UW-Milwaukee in a nice 2-0 victory that gave Green Bay the Chancellor’s Cup for another year. Coach Jeremy Bonomo’s Phoenix evened its Horizon League record at 2-1-2 […]
Gary L. Miller, chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, has been appointed a member of the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions. He will begin his three-year term Aug. 1, 2015. Miller is the first sitting Division I president or chancellor to serve on the committee, the NCAA has confirmed. “I consider it a […]
Ellen Edison, a May 2015 UW-Green Bay graduate and standout student-athlete for Green Bay women’s basketball received the Horizon League’s highest individual honor yesterday — the Cecil N. Coleman Medal of Honor. The Coleman Medal of Honor is presented annually to the league’s top male and female student-athletes who best exemplify the dignity and high […]