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Phoenix Preview: Green Bay vs Oakland

Posted on February 23, 2017 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)

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In 2015, the Green Bay Phoenix finished second in the Horizon League regular season standings at 12-4 followed by Oakland in third at 11-5.

Last season, it was Oakland who finished second in the standings at 13-5 while Green Bay finished fourth at 11-7 before winning...

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Charles Cooper thriving in new role

Posted on January 9, 2017 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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Much of Green Bay’s perfect start to Horizon League play can be contributed to the resurgence of senior guard Charles Cooper.

Like the team as a whole, the 6’4” Gary, Indiana native’s p...

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Rivalry showdown set for Friday night

Posted on January 4, 2017 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

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The 54th meeting as Division I programs between the Green Bay Phoenix and the Milwaukee Panthers will have a slightly different feel – and significantly less star power – when the two programs renew their rivalry ...

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Green Bay looks to rebound at Bill Frack Tournament

Posted on November 18, 2016 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

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Coming off a disastrous 76-58 loss at the University of the Pacific in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, the Green Bay Phoenix will look to rebound with three games in three days as part of the Bill Frack Tournament at Bowling Green University this weekend.


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Can Green Bay make the Horizon a 3 team race?

Posted on November 10, 2016 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)

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No matter what publication or sports website you’re reading, for the most part they all look the same at the top when it comes to Horizon League preseason predictions: #1 Valparaiso, #2 Oakland, and then everyone else.

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Phoenix by position - Power forward

Posted on November 2, 2016 at 8:20 PM Comments comments (0)

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This is part 2 of 5 previewing Green Bay’s 2016/2017 mens basketball roster. Today we look at the power forward position.


How do you replace a legend?

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Phoenix by position - Center

Posted on November 1, 2016 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

This is part 1 of 5 previewing Green Bay’s 2016/2017 mens basketball roster. Today we look at the center position.

You can easily argue that Linc Darner’s “HyperLinc” – or “RP40” or whatever name you want to g...

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Phoenix look to build momentum

Posted on February 18, 2016 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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So you’re saying there’s a chance.

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Green Bay heads home after tough road stretch

Posted on February 14, 2016 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)

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It's been a weird schedule for the Green Bay Phoenix mens basketball team so far this season.

The Phoenix wrapped up their final road trip of the season this past weekend with a Thursday night win at Detroit fol...

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Phoenix preview: Green Bay at Oakland

Posted on February 12, 2016 at 5:50 PM Comments comments (0)

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When Milwaukee knocked off Oakland on Thursday night at the O’rena, it came as a bit of a surprise. The Panthers, fresh off a loss at Northern Kentucky, were able to end a 6 game Oakland w...

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