Location: Detroit, Mich.
Colors: Red, White and Blue
Joined Horizon League: 1980
President: Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D.
Faculty Representative: Carla Groh and Tom Stanton
Director of Athletics: Robert Vowels
Golden Grizzlies Knock Off Kentucky in NCAA First Round
LEXINGTON, Ky . -- Cody Archibald and Gavin Hoy each scored second-half goals as the Oakland men's soccer team defeated No. 24 Kentucky, 2-0, in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday night at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex. Oakland (10-6-3) will play No. 3 seed Michigan State in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday. The victory was the first by a Horizon League team in the College Cup since UIC advanced to the round of 16 in 2008. "I'm just really ...
CSU & Valpo Cruise to Victory on Wednesday Night
Men's Basketball Scoreboard (Nov. 19) Cleveland State 60, Jacksonville State 46 Valparaiso 91, IU South Bend 55 #3/4 Wisconsin 84, Green Bay 60 Bowling Green 70, Wright State 55 IUPUI 70, Milwaukee 68 Western Michigan 82, Oakland 71 Cleveland State 60, Jacksonville State 46 Cleveland State used a sizeable run centered around halftime and three players scored in double figures in a 60-46 win over Jacksonville State on Wednesday night in the Wolstein Center. The game was part of the Global Sports ...
Green Bay Upsets No. 24 Purdue in Double-Overtime
#HLWBB Results -- Wednesday, Nov. 19th Minnesota 93, Cleveland State 76 Green Bay 81, No. 24 Purdue 78 (2OT) Vikings Fall At Minnesota, 93-76-- Box Score MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Despite a strong first half, including a lead at the halftime break, the Cleveland State women's basketball team fell at Minnesota Wednesday afternoon, 93-76. The Vikings now stand at 1-1 on the young season, while Big Ten opponent Minnesota improves to 2-0. The Viking offense was led by the senior trio of Cori Coleman, ...
#HLVB Tournament Central
2014 Horizon League Volleyball Tournament Schedule (All Times ET) Friday, Nov. 21 5:00 p.m. – (6) UIC vs. (3) Valparaiso 7:30 p.m. – (5) Cleveland State vs. (4) Youngstown State Saturday, Nov. 22 2:30 p.m. – (1) Oakland vs. Lowest remaining seed from Friday 5:00 p.m. – (2) Milwaukee vs. Highest remaining seed from Friday Sunday, Nov. 23 2:00 p.m. – Championship Match 1. Oakland (20-9, 12-2) - Roster | Schedule | Stats 2. Milwaukee (16-13, 10-4) - Roster | Schedule | ...
Youngstown State Picks Up Second Win Tuesday Night
#HLWBB Results -- Tuesday, Nov. 18th Youngstown State 68, Kent State 49 Indiana 81, Valparaiso 49 North Dakota 83, Milwaukee 76 Penguins Match Largest Victory Ever Over Kent State, 68-49-- Box Score The Youngstown State women's basketball team showcased its defense and found its shooting touch in the final 22 minutes to beat Kent State 68-49 on Tuesday evening at the M.A.C. Center. The Penguins used a 24-7 run to turn a 25-21 deficit into a 45-32 advantage with 13:26 remaining, and YSU led by ...
Horizon League Announces Television Partnership with American Sports Network
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Horizon League has reached an agreement with the American Sports Network (ASN) to provide supplemental national television coverage of Horizon League basketball this season, the league announced on Tuesday. ASN will produce 10 Horizon League men’s basketball games, including eight conference matchups, during the 2014-15 season. All nine Horizon League members will appear on ASN at least once. “We are excited to be partnering with Sinclair Broadcast Group and the American ...
UIC Defeats Northern Illinois in Monday Night #HLWBB Action
#HLWBB Results -- November 17th UIC 61, Northern Illinois 47 UCF 98, Oakland 65 Vanderbilt 68, Green Bay 64 Women's Basketball Cruises to 61-47 Win Over NIU-- Box Score CHICAGO – The UIC women’s basketball team (2-0) cruised to a 61-47 victory over Northern Illinois (1-1) Monday night at the UIC Pavilion. UIC, who has won six straight contests dating back to the 2014 Women’s Basketball Invitational, last started a season 2-0 in the 2011-12 campaign. The Flames have won five ...
Milwaukee's Halverson and Valparaiso's Segatto Named Swimmers of the Week
INDIANAPOLIS—Milwaukee’s Nic Halverson (Kiel, Wis.) and Valparaiso’s Flavia Segatto (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) have been named the Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Swimmers of the Week for the week of Nov. 11-18. This marks the first time each student-athlete has picked up the honor this year. The Milwaukee men’s swimming team competed in a dual meet against Wheaton College this past Friday at the Klotsche Natatorium. The squad won nine of the 11 events with six different ...