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Valparaiso ditching Horizon League for MVC

Posted on May 9, 2017 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (1)

For the third time in the past five years a Horizon League member is moving on to greener pastures.

The Valparaiso Crusaders, who just completed their 10th season in the Horizon League after joining for the 2007/2008 season from the Summit League, will join the Missouri...

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League is trending up, but are changes on the Horizon?

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

Photo: Regina H Boone / Detroit Free Press

It's looking more and more likely that a new team or two will be calling the Horizon League home in the...

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Horizon League expansion "probable"

Posted on March 15, 2015 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (2)


Horizon League commissioner Jon LeCrone discussed conference expansion, among other things, during his annual press conference at the conference tournament in Valparaiso.

The conference has been at 9 members since the defections of Butler in 2012 and Loyola in 2013 and the subsequent addition of ...

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Horizon League Expansion: who's next?

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 10:10 PM Comments comments (0)


According to Cleveland State head coach Gary Waters, the Horizon League will be adding a new member this year.

"They are going to do it this year. Definitely one," Waters recently told

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