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  1. Green Bay to pay tribute to fallen soldiers in Saturday’s season opener (VIDEO)

    Nov 12, 2014, 10:27 PM EST

    Green Bay Athletics

    Green Bay’s uniforms will feature the names of service men and women who lost their lives in action.

  2. Two UIC players suspended three games apiece for violation of school policy

    Nov 6, 2014, 8:05 PM EST

    Wagner Athletics

    One of the players in question averaged 10.3 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game at Wagner last season.

  3. Green Bay’s Keifer Sykes maintains the chip on his shoulder

    Oct 28, 2014, 7:00 PM EST

    AP

    One of the nation’s top lead guards — on one of the best mid-major teams — is as hungry as he is entertaining.

  4. 2014-15 Season Preview: Can Green Bay take the next step, represent the Horizon League in the Tournament?

    Oct 28, 2014, 12:00 PM EST

    Keifer Sykes (AP Photo)

    Expectations are high in Green Bay after a good 2013-14 season that ultimately fell short of the NCAA Tournament.

  5. Keifer Sykes repeats as Green Bay’s slam dunk champion (VIDEO)

    Oct 25, 2014, 10:07 PM EST

    Green Bay's Keifer Sykes (AP Photo)

    Keifer Sykes is one of the best dunkers in America, and he was at it again Saturday afternoon.

  6. Redshirt freshman’s foot injury a hit to Oakland’s perimeter depth

    Oct 8, 2014, 4:55 PM EST

    Greg Kampe

    With Travis Bader and Duke Mondy out of eligibility, perimeter depth was already a question mark heading into this season for Oakland.

  7. Wright State gets three new uniforms (PHOTO)

    Oct 5, 2014, 11:45 AM EST

    (AP)

    Wright State has three new uniforms for the 2014-15 season.

  8. Wright State parts ways with a veteran forward

    Oct 4, 2014, 9:15 AM EST

    (AP)

    Wright State dismissed a senior forward from the team late this week.

  9. In-state forward becomes Cleveland State’s first 2015 commitment

    Sep 21, 2014, 7:13 PM EST

    Gary Waters

    The Vikings have added some depth to their front court for the 2015-16 season.

  10. Former Illinois State guard lands at Cleveland State

    Sep 10, 2014, 8:45 PM EST

    Evan Wessel, Kaza Keane

    Cleveland State adds some experience, and they’re expected to request a waiver that would allow the transfer to play immediately.

  11. UIC announces addition of Wagner graduate transfer Jay Harris

    Jul 17, 2014, 5:35 PM EST

    Wagner Athletics

    The former Wagner guard is headed back to the Horizon League, where he played two seasons at Valparaiso before his first transfer.

  12. Green Bay announces departure of junior guard Lamin Fulton

    Jul 3, 2014, 10:25 PM EST

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    Fulton, who played one season at Green Bay, will look to join a program closer to his hometown of Philadelphia according to the school.

  13. Valparaiso announces departure of guard/forward Clay Yeo

    Jun 29, 2014, 10:38 PM EST

    Jon Ekey, Clay Yeo

    After averaging 4.1 points per game as a freshman Yeo will transfer to Bethel College, an NAIA program.

  14. Oakland lands Iowa State transfer Percy Gibson

    Jun 13, 2014, 8:30 PM EST

    Percy Gibson, Kevin Noreen

    Oakland landed a transfer in Iowa State big man Percy Gibson.

  15. Green Bay, head coach Brian Wardle agree to new five-year contract

    Apr 17, 2014, 7:17 PM EST

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    After leading Green Bay to a 24-win season, head coach Brian Wardle’s been rewarded with a new five-year contract.

  16. Former St. John’s guard/forward Max Hooper transfers to Oakland

    Apr 13, 2014, 10:05 PM EST

    Getty Images

    The 6-foot-6 wing has found his third school.

  17. APR sanctions result in postseason ban next season for Milwaukee

    Apr 9, 2014, 6:23 PM EST

    Rob Jeter

    After representing the Horizon League in the 2014 NCAA tournament, Milwaukee won’t have the opportunity to do so in 2015.

  18. NCAA Tournament Primer: Milwaukee Panthers

    Mar 11, 2014, 9:16 PM EST

    Milwaukee

    The Milwaukee Panthers are dancing after winning four games in the Horizon League Conference Tournament. Meet one of the NCAA Tournament’s more dangerous double-digit seeds here.

  19. Friday’s Pregame Shootaround: Harvard looks to make NCAA tournament return

    Mar 7, 2014, 10:40 AM EST

    amaker

    Five conference tournaments in action, and Harvard looks to punch its ticket to the Big Dance.

  20. Horizon League Conference Tournament preview: Can Green Bay finish off its great season?

    Mar 3, 2014, 5:20 PM EST

    Greg Mays

    After last season’s thrilling Horizon League title game that saw Valparaiso close out Wright State with an 18-4 run to end the game, this year’s conference tournament should also be exciting as plenty of talented teams and plenty of talented players will take the floor. Green Bay, Cleveland State and Wright State will be the…

  21. Defense serves as catalyst for Horizon League leader Green Bay

    Feb 5, 2014, 10:50 AM EST

    wardle

    With senior center Alec Brown and junior guard Keifer Sykes leading the way, the Green Bay Phoenix entered the 2013-14 season with high hopes. After losing seven games by six points or less in 2012-13, another year of seasoning for the Phoenix had the potential to make a major difference in regards to their ability…

  22. Oakland’s Travis Bader becomes NCAA all-time leader in made three-pointers (VIDEO)

    Feb 2, 2014, 4:36 PM EST

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    Now a senior at Oakland University, guard Travis Bader has been one of college basketball’s most prolific perimeter shooters during his career. On Sunday Bader completed his climb to the top of the NCAA’s list for made three-pointers in a career, surpassing former Duke great J.J. Redick. Bader’s third three-pointer of the first half in…

  23. Oakland clips UIC on Duke Mondy’s three-pointer (VIDEO)

    Jan 25, 2014, 5:48 PM EST

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    Oakland University senior guard Duke Mondy provided the heroics on Saturday afternoon in the Golden Grizzlies’ 76-75 win over UIC, knocking down a three-pointer as time expired. With the win Oakland moves to 3-4 in Horizon League play, and they did so despite a 5-for-17 afternoon from prolific scorer Travis Bader. Five players finished the…

  24. POSTERIZED: Green Bay’s Keifer Sykes takes flight in win over UIC (VIDEO)

    Jan 19, 2014, 6:28 PM EST

    Green Bay's Keifer Sykes (AP Photo)

    Two days after picking up an important road win at Wright State, Brian Wardle’s Green Bay Phoenix found themselves on the ropes at UIC on Sunday afternoon. Despite being 4-0 in Horizon League play the Phoenix struggled with the winless (in conference play) Flames…until guard Keifer Sykes got going. Alec Brown led the way with…

  25. Green Bay grabs early Horizon League separation with win at Wright State

    Jan 17, 2014, 9:33 PM EST

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    Through 16 games entering Friday night’s important Horizon League tilt at Wright State, Brian Wardle’s Green Bay Phoenix have been one of the league’s best offensive teams. Green Bay entered the game ranked second in the conference in scoring (78.9 ppg) and field goal percentage (48.1%), with guard Keifer Sykes and center Alec Brown being…