- Future Home of Motor City Madness- Update
- Away from the Court with Valparaiso's Alec Peters
- 2016 Special Olympics, Horizon League SAAC Bowling Event
- Scholar-Athlete - Vashil Fernandez Interview
- Semifinal Highlights: Wright State vs. Oakland
- Semifinal Highlights: Valparaiso vs. Green Bay
- Second Round Highlights: Wright State vs. Detroit
(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit - Jan. 18
Leading up to Motor City Madness, the Horizon League will provide weekly leads as to What’s Happening in Detroit (WHID). The 2017 Little Caesars Basketball Championships will take place at Joe Louis Arena in the heart of Detroit, Mich. Tickets start at $15 per day and can be purchased by visiting www.Motorcitymadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Box at 313-471-7575. This week the focus is on dining. While you are in town March 3-7, make plans to visit these areas. ...
UIC Wins Third Straight; #HLMBB Update Jan. 17
Tai Odiase blocked six shots to go along with his 20 points and 12 rebounds as UIC topped Milwaukee Tuesday night and improved to 4-2 in Horizon League play. Four Flames scored in double-figures, including 14 points off the bench from Dominique Matthews. at UIC 71, Milwaukee 57* UIC (11-8, 4-2 Horizon League) picked up its third consecutive win Tuesday night, downing the Milwaukee Panthers (5-14, 1-5 Horizon League), 71-57. UIC’s Tai Odiase recorded his fourth double-double of the season behind ...
Green Bay Wins Seventh Straight; #HLMBB Update Jan. 12
Green Bay connected on 14-of-27 3-point attempts, claiming its seventh straight win and improving to 5-0 in Horizon League play with a 78-61 win against Wright State. Valparaiso (13-4 overall) got a double-double from Alec Peters and moved to 3-1 in Horizon League play as the Crusaders picked up a road win at Youngstown State. UIC leveled its league mark at 2-2 with a road victory at Cleveland State while Milwaukee earned its first league win of the season by knocking off Northern Kentucky behind ...
(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit
Leading up to Motor City Madness, the Horizon League will provide weekly leads as to What’s Happening in Detroit (WHID). The 2017 Little Caesars Basketball Championships will take place at Joe Louis Arena in the heart of Detroit, Mich. Tickets start at $15 per day and can be purchased by visiting www.Motorcitymadness.HorizonLeague.com/tickets or by calling the Joe Louis Arena Box at 313-471-7575. [View the story "(WHID) What's Happening in Detroit " on Storify]
Green Bay Tops NKU, Now 4-0; #HLMBB Update Jan. 10
Green Bay won its sixth consecutive game and improved to 4-0 in Horizon League play with an 80-71 win against Northern Kentucky (12-6, 3-2 HL). The Phoenix used a balanced offensive attack, with five players scoring in double-figures, and a tenacious defensive effort that yielded 12 steals and 10 blocked shots to rally from a 10-point halftime deficit. at Green Bay 80, Northern Kentucky 71* GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Jamar Hurdle scored 15 points and Green Bay came back from a 15-point deficit to beat ...
Horizon League Men's Basketball Players of the Week (Jan. 9)
INDIANAPOLIS – Northern Kentucky’s Drew McDonald led all league players in scoring and rebounding last week and has been named Horizon League Player of the Week. The sophomore forward averaged 26 points and 12.5 rebounds per game with outings of 37 points and 10 rebounds and 15 points and 15 rebounds. Mason Faulkner averaged 20 points, four rebounds and four assists per game for NKU and has been tabbed Horizon League Freshman of the Week. Player of the Week | Drew McDonald | Northern ...
Oakland Sets League Block Record; #HLMBB Update Jan. 8
Oakland blocked its way to a 4-0 start in Horizon League play, setting a conference record with 18 blocked shots in a hard-fought win at UIC. The Golden Grizzlies connected on just 34.4 percent of their field goal attempts, but limited the Flames to 24.3 percent shooting in the defensive battle. Valparaiso’s Shane Hammink scored 23 and Tevonn Walker contributed 21 points as the Crusaders held off a Detroit Mercy rally in the final minutes to improve to 2-1 in the league and 12-4 overall. Oakland ...
NKU's McDonald Goes for 37 and 10; #HLMBB Update Jan. 7
Drew McDonald tallied a career-high 37 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Northern Kentucky (12-5, 3-1 HL) moved to 3-1 in Horizon League play with its 83-75 win against Cleveland State. McDonald hit 11-of-15 shots, including 5-of-6 from 3-point range. Youngstown State rallied from a 14-point halftime deficit to trip up Wright State, 80-75. Francisco Santiago scored 20 points and hit two free throws with 7.4 seconds remaining to ice the road win for the Penguins. at Northern Kentucky 83, Cleveland ...
Horizon League Teams Give Back in Detroit
DETROIT – Before all 20 Horizon League teams hit the floor at Joe Louis Arena for the second annual Little Caesars Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament from March 3-7, they’re taking time to give back to the Detroit community. As Horizon League men’s and women’s teams travel to Detroit to take on Oakland and Detroit Mercy during conference play, they are stopping at various locations throughout Metro Detroit to partake in community programs and ...
Oakland Tops Valpo | UIC, Green Bay Earn Wins; #HLMBB Update Jan. 6
Oakland’s defense led the way in its impressive road win at Valparaiso, scoring 18 points off of 16 forced turnovers, and never trailing in the 78-66 decision. Martez Walker led all scorers with 25 points for Oakland (13-3, 3-0 HL) in the battle of the league’s preseason top two. Green Bay held off a late charge by Milwaukee to win the battle of Wisconsin, 80-74, and improve to 3-0 in league play. UIC got 16 points, six rebounds and six assists from freshman Tarkus Ferguson in its win ...
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