Tag: NCAA

NCAA First Round tickets available today until 5 p.m.

NCAA First Round tickets for men’s basketball are now available to fans through the Green Bay Ticket Office. Fans are encouraged to make a ticket request by calling 920-465-2625 or stopping by the box office in the Kress Events Center. Tickets to the First Round are single session tickets and will include Green Bay’s game […]

Green Bay men’s basketball ‘Big Dance’ facts

  The Green Bay Phoenix Men’s basketball team celebrates Tuesday night’s (March 8) Horizon League Championship and subsequent automatic bid to the 2016 NCAA Tournament. The last time the Green Bay men were in the NCAA Tournament was the 1995-96 season. The season included a close early season loss to eventual national champion Kentucky, and […]

Phoenix programs shine on NCAA’s graduation-success measure

Eight University of Wisconsin-Green Bay athletic programs posted perfect graduation success rates, while a total of 13 programs finished above the national average among non-football Division I NCAA schools, as announced by the NCAA office on Wednesday afternoon. On the women’s side, basketball, cross country, swimming and diving, tennis and volleyball all posted perfect scores, […]

UW-Green Bay Chancellor appointed to influential NCAA committee

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 […]

Cross country teams, volleyball score in top 10 percent of NCAA academics

As part of the 2015 NCAA Division I Academic Performance Program (APP), both Phoenix cross country programs and the volleyball program were recognized by finishing in the top 10 percent of their respective sports for their high APR scores accumulated during the 2013-14 academic year. It marks the fourth-straight year that the Green Bay women’s […]

Gillespie earns spot on NCAA’s Division I basketball committee


Green Bay Director of Athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie has been appointed to the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee. She will begin her five-year term Sept. 1, becoming the first administrator in the history of the Horizon League to serve on the selection committee. “This is fantastic recognition for UW-Green Bay and Phoenix Athletics,” Chancellor […]