Tag: men’s basketball

UW-Green Bay basketball partners with WDUZ the Fan radio station (107.5 FM and 1400 AM)

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.

Former men’s basketball coach Woody Wilson passes

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 […]

Green Bay men’s basketball announces schedule and Resch contract

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 […]

UW-Green Bay mourns the loss of former Phoenix Head Coach Mike Heideman

2.Photo Box 1.2000.Folder 14

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 […]

No freshmen? No problem says Phoenix Coach Darner

“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 […]