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Regular season title hopes on life support

Posted on February 10, 2017 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)

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Five days after a dominant victory over Valparaiso at the Resch Center to get back into the Horizon League regular season championship race, the Green Bay Phoen...

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Green Bay back in Horizon League title race

Posted on February 6, 2017 at 3:55 PM Comments comments (0)

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After Green Bay’s puzzling 93-92 loss at Detroit Mercy last Sunday, It seemed as though the Phoen...

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GB nets important home win ahead of road trip

Posted on January 24, 2017 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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The Green Bay Phoenix halted a two game skid Monday night by knocking off the Cleveland State Vikings at the Resch Center, 83-73, to keep within striking distance of first place Valparaiso.

Green Bay lost back to back game...

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Green Bay comes crashing back to earth in loss at Valpo

Posted on January 18, 2017 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

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If there was any question on who the class of the Horizon League is at the moment, the Valparaiso Crusaders provided an emphatic answer Monday night with a dominant 80-56 blowout victory over the Green Bay Phoenix at the Athletics-Recreation Center in Valparaiso.


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Defense leads Green Bay to victory over Akron

Posted on November 25, 2015 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

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Defense nonexistent in Green Bay's 0-3 start

Posted on November 19, 2015 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

The numbers to start the season for the Green Bay Phoenix are troubling:

93, 103, and 107.....51.7%, 51.4%, and 56.0%.

Those numbers, the points allowed and opponent fi...

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NCAA Tournament hopes fade away in championship loss

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 6:30 PM Comments comments (0)

For the third year in a row, the Green Bay Phoenix had their NCAA Tournament hopes dashed in devastating fashion at the Horizon League Tournament. And for the second time in three years, it happened in Valparaiso, Indiana.

The Valparaiso Crusaders (28-5) advanced to the NCAA Tournament after winning the Horizon League Championship on Tuesday night over Green Bay 54-44, adding to the growing list of he...

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Phoenix fall 69-66 at Oakland

Posted on January 15, 2015 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)

If there was any glimmer of hope that the Green Bay Phoenix mens basketball team could make the NCAA Tournament as an at-large bid, those hopes were eliminated Thursday night in Rochester, Michigan.

The Phoenix fell 69-66 to the Oakland Grizzlies at the Athletics Center O'rena as a last second Keifer Sykes three pointer fell short.

To be fair, the Grizzlies (6-...

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UC-Irvine 72, Green Bay 70

Posted on December 22, 2014 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Phoenix fall in Vegas championship game

Keifer Sykes got a decent look from 35 feet as the buzzer sounded, but it was just off the mark and the Green Bay Phoenix fell to the UC-Irvine Anteaters 72-70 on Monday afternoon in the championship game at the Holiday Hoops Showcase in Las Vegas.

The Anteaters (6-5) hit a remarkable 10 ...

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