Amari Davis, a Trotwood-Madison (Ohio) senior guard, has announced his commitment to the Green Bay men’s basketball team. In Davis, the basketball team will gain “a talented 6-foot-3, 175-pound combo guard.” The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story.
Green Bay Athletics and its athletics multimedia rightsholder, Learfield, has announced a new flagship radio partner for Green Bay basketball through the 2020-21 athletic season. Starting this season in 2018-19, all UW-Green Bay men’s and women’s basketball games will air live on either WDUZ 107.5 FM and/or 1400 AM The Fan.
Friends and colleagues mourn the loss of former Green Bay men’s basketball assistant coach Woodrow “Woody” Wilson, who passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018 after a four-year battle with cancer. He was a member of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. In 1985, he was elected President of the Wisconsin High School Basketball Coaches […]
The Green Bay men’s basketball team announced its Horizon League schedule on Tuesday, as well as its new contract agreement with the Resch Center. The University signed a six-year deal with PMI Entertainment, which manages the Resch. The venue will remain the primary home for the Phoenix, although it will play select games at the 4,018-seat […]
Mike Heideman, 70, former Phoenix men’s basketball coach, passed away over the weekend, surrounded by his family. The Wisconsin Coaches Basketball Association Hall-of-Famer was the recruitment coordinator and assistant coach for Dick Bennett in UW-Green Bay’s most prolific years. After Bennett’s departure, Heideman took over the program’s helm and guided the Phoenix to a 25-4 […]
WTAQ shared news of the passing of former Phoenix Head Coach Mike Heideman (men’s basketball).
“Phoenix men’s basketball coach Linc Darner has a great memory when it comes to his playing days at Purdue and a coaching career that’s included stops at schools such as Murray State, Lincoln Memorial University, Ashland University, St. Joseph’s and Florida Southern. When asked if he recalls a time when one of his teams didn’t have […]
It’s been a Fox Valley staple in the early spring for the past 50 years. The Holy Cross Men’s Open Basketball Tournament draws teams from all over the state to Carl Giordana Gym in Kaukauna. The draw, an opportunity to see former Phoenix favorites including Kenneth Lowe and Turner Botz. Fox 11 had the story.
Green Bay men’s basketball sophomore Kam Hankerson got some hometown ink in Hometown Life, March 16, following a big game in the Horizon League tourney.
Former Green Bay men’s basketball manager Tom Fox ’14 (Communication), now works for the MAC Tournament winner University of Buffalo. As the team’s video coordinator, that means the pressure is on to help the coaching staff get ready for the NCAA Tournament. A nice story follows, including how he got his D-I start.