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Darner hopes experience can lead to more March magic

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 1, 2017 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Photo: Jose Juarez / Special to the Horizon League



After a stunning four victories in four days at the inaugural Motor City Madness last year, the Green Bay Phoenix mens basketball team will look to find March magic again this month at the Horizon League Tournament in Detroit.


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Injuries leave Green Bay thin at point guard

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 1, 2017 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Trevor Anderson (Photo via Green Bay Athletics)


The Green Bay Phoenix could be without their top two point guards when they open Horizon League Tournament play Sunday evening at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit.


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Horizon League Tournament bracket set, Green Bay #3 seed

Posted by Brian Dickmann on February 27, 2017 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

 

With the regular season in the books, the seeding is all set for the 2nd edition of Motor City Madness at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit.


When Valparaiso, playing without their star Alec Peters, was tripped up at Northern Kentucky on Sunday afternoon, Oakland claimed the #1 seed for the first time by knocking off Milwaukee at the Klotsche Center to claim their first Horizon League regular season title. The Crusad...

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Green Bay controls its destiny for #2 seed

Posted by Brian Dickmann on February 22, 2017 at 4:35 PM Comments comments (0)



With the final weekend of the regular season upon us there is still plenty to play for in the Horizon League. All but bottom-dwelling Cleveland State and Youngstown State will play twice this weekend to sort out the final standings and the subsequent seeding at the conference tournament that go along with it.


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Plenty to play for in final week of regular season

Posted by Brian Dickmann on February 15, 2017 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)



With the final week of the regular season upon us there is still plenty to play for in the Horizon League. All but bottom-dwelling Cleveland State and Youngstown State will play three games this week to sort out the final standings and the subsequent seeding at the conference tournament that go along with it.

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NCAA tournament bound: Darner keeps his word

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 9, 2016 at 5:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Photo: Duane Burleson / Associated Press



Linc Darner knew it even before he coached Green Bay in their first game this season: the only thing that mattered was getting the Phoenix back to the Big Dance.


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Jordan Fouse named Horizon League Tournament MVP

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 9, 2016 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

After coming so close in all three of his first Horizon League Tournament appearances, Jordan Fouse and the Green Bay Phoenix finally tasted glory on Tuesday night in the championship game by k...

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Motor City Madness tips off this weekend in Detroit

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 5, 2016 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Photo: Scott Davis



For the first time since 2002, the Horizon League will host its annual conference tournament at a single venue.


The past 12 years had seen first round games played on campus sites ...

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Can Linc Darner change GB's Horizon League Tournament fortunes?

Posted by Brian Dickmann on March 4, 2016 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)



It’s been exactly 20 years since the Green Bay Phoenix mens basketball team last made an NCAA Tournament appearance in 1996.


They’ve come oh so close in three consecutive seasons but ultimately were not able to get the job done. But it’s not just the coming ...

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Comparing 2014 Green Bay to 2016 Valparaiso

Posted by Brian Dickmann on February 26, 2016 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

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It’s been 7 years since the Horizon League has had multiple teams in the NCAA Tournament.


In 2009, #3 seed Cleveland State upset #2 seed Green Bay in the conference tournament semi-finals...

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