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#HLWBB Power Rankings — Week 14

RankTeamLWChange1Cleveland State1-2Green Bay2-3Wright State4+14Purdue Fort Wayne3-15Milwaukee5-6Detroit Mercy6-7Northern Kentucky7-8Youngstown State10+29Oakland8-110IUPUI9-111Robert Morris11- Cleveland State’s win over Wright State on Wednesday wasn’t particularly memorable, but given that it completed a trilogy of results against the Raiders, Green Bay, and Purdue Fort...

Road trip heads to Fort Wayne after Oakland splits down south

Greg Kampe has been around the Horizon League long enough to understand the ins and outs of it. He knows it’s hard to win on the road anywhere, but there’s one particular trip that stands out, Northern Kentucky and Wright State.

Norse men smack Titans at home, 79-67

Warrick becomes NKU all-time scoring king The Detroit Mercy Titans (0-26, 0-15 HL) visited Truist Arena Saturday for an early evening rumble with the Northern Kentucky University men’s basketball team, with hopes of snagging their first win of the...

Bobby Mo bounces back; split two game home stand

The Colonials began the their brief two game home stand this past week initially welcoming the surging and surprising, first place Green Bay Phoenix. Colonials came back home to the friendly confines of the UPMC Event Center after a split of their...

The Phoenix Has Risen Again

Bob and Matt discuss the week that was, starting with Green Bay, which continues to completely outpace any preseason expectations with its sweep of Robert Morris and Youngstown State, the latter of which happening without star Noah Reynolds. They also talk about how the...

Shorthanded Phoenix take down Penguins 

In a heavyweight battle between the top two teams in the Horizon League, Green Bay came into Saturday’s contest without top scorer and catalyst to the offense Noah Reynolds.  As the Phoenix have done all year, the rest of the squad was able...

Norse Roundup:  Lost three of last four

Thursday OT win over Oakland slows bleeding Pardon my less-than-traditional writing style herein as I find my writing flow again.  Due to various circumstances, I have been unable to put the proverbial pen to paper the past few weeks. 

Borseth notches 500th career Phoenix win as Green Bay takes down NKU

It was a rocky start for the Green Bay Phoenix women, but the Phoenix faithful left the Kress Center happy with Green Bay defeating the Northern Kentucky Norse, 67-51.  The win marks head coach Kevin Borseth’s 500th win as the coach of the...

Phoenix fly past Colonials

For one reason or another, the powers that be in the media and sports books continue to sleep on the resurgent Green Bay Phoenix.  This has been a mistake for most of the season, tonight was no different. Despite entering the game as...

Vikings fend off Wright State behind Maples, defense

https://soundcloud.com/kyle-rossi-681672888/carmen-villalobos-and-chris-kielsmeier-272024 The last time Cleveland State was in first place, the Vikings’ run atop the Horizon League standings ended after a week; seven days after an Oakland upset of Green Bay opened that door, CSU similarly stubbed its...