Tag: men’s basketball

Keifer Sykes featured in 2018 SXSW Film Festival

Here’s a review of a new documentary featuring UW-Green Bay’s Keifer Sykes ’15 (Communication). “It’s impossible to watch the new documentary Chi-Town, from first-time feature-director Nick Budabin, without thinking of Steve James‘ great 1994 Hoop Dreams (also a first feature). Both movies focus on high-school basketball players from disadvantaged neighborhoods in Chicago, following the up-and-down […]

Sykes’ journey detailed in ‘Chi-Town’

We will be hearing more about the new documentary featuring former Phoenix men’s basketball player Kiefer Sykes ’15 (communication)…. “‘Chi-Town, ‘the first feature-length documentary by veteran television director Nick Budabin, follows Sykes from a 17-year-old battling for playing time on his high school team to a 24-year-old professional basketball player who has already cashed checks […]

Senior Khalil Small adds Horizon honors to impressive career

After putting together a fantastic senior year, Green Bay men’s basketball player Khalil Small was recognized by being named to the Horizon All-League First Team and All-Defensive Teams, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon. Small, who ranked second in the Horizon League and led the Phoenix in scoring this season with 19.1 PPG in league […]

Phoenix men hit from long range to win in regular season finale

Continuing its hot shooting from beyond the arc and putting in another total team effort, Green Bay scored its most points against a Division I opponent this season, shooting past Detroit Mercy 107-97 at Calihan Hall in its regular season finale. The Phoenix (12-19, 7-11 HL) buried 14 three-pointers, two days after setting the program […]