Location: Chicago, Ill.
Colors: Indigo Blue & Flame Red
Joined Horizon League: 1994
Interim Chancellor: Dr. Eric Gislason
Faculty Representatives: Dr. Sylvia Furner and Karrie Hamstra-Wright
Athletic Director: Jim Schmidt
Second Half Surge Leads Detroit Over Youngstown State, 59-58
#HLWBB Results -- January 28th Detroit 59, Youngstown State 58 Titans Dominant Second Half To Topple Youngstown State, 59-58-- Box Score YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (1/28/2015) -- An incredible 22-4 run to start the second half propelled the University of Detroit Mercy women's basketball team to erase a double-digit deficit as the Titans iced the Youngstown State Penguins, 59-58, on Wednesday night at the Beeghly Center. Three Titans scored in double figures led by redshirt sophomore Rosanna Reynolds, ...
Oakland Outlasts Wright State in OT
#HLMBB Scoreboard (Jan. 28) Oakland 84, Wright State 76 (OT) Jalen Hayes scored a career-best 27 points to lead Oakland to an 84-76 win over Wright State in overtime Wednesday night. Khalil Felder added 18 points for the Golden Grizzlies (10-12, 5-2 Horizon League). Dante Williams had 16 and Corey Petros 14. Wright State led 47-37 with 11:48 left in the second half but then went seven minutes without a field goal as Oakland mounted a 13-2 run to pull ahead, 50-49, with 5:06 to play. The Golden Grizzlies ...
Valparaiso's Gardner and Detroit's Slizovskaya Collect Player of the Week Honors
INDIANAPOLIS -- Valparaiso freshman Garrett Gardner (Poland, Ohio) is the Men’s Tennis Player of the Week while Detroit junior Irina Slizovskaya (Saransk, Russia) is the Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 20-26. Valparaiso took the road to face Toledo last Saturday and defeated the Rockets, 5-2. The win was the Crusaders’ first of the spring season as the squad only lost one singles match, despite dropping the doubles point. Gardner had a solid performance at ...
Quilliec, Miller Named Swimmers of the Week and Heger, Margis Named Divers of the Week
INDIANAPOLIS—Wright State’s Clement Quilliec (Brest, France) and Samantha Miller (Fremont, Ohio) have been named the Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Swimmers of the Week while Milwaukee’s K.J. Heger (Rockford, Ill.) and Rachel Margis (Racine, Wis.) have been named Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Divers of the Week for the week of Jan. 20-26. This is the third weekly accolade for Quilliec and Margis, respectively. Heger is honored for the eighth time this ...
UIC Defends Home Court Against Valparaiso, 60-42
#HLWBB Results, January 27th UIC 60, Valparaiso 42 UIC's Defense Stifles Valparaiso, 60-42-- Box Score CHICAGO – The UIC women’s basketball team (13-6, 3-3 HL) evened its Horizon League record Tuesday night with a 60-42 home victory over Valparaiso. The Flames swept the season series with the Crusaders and have won four straight meetings with Valpo overall. UIC is off to the program’s second-best 19-game start in the Division-I era (1981-present). UIC limited Valpo to 29 percent ...
Milwaukee's Green and Youngstown State's Arbanas Collect Weekly Accolades
INDIANAPOLIS -- Milwaukee senior Ashley Green (Glendale, Wis.) is the Horizon League Women’s Basketball Player of the Week while Youngstown State’s Nikki Arbanas (Hermitage, Pa.) is the Freshman of the Week for the week of Jan. 19-25. This is the second time Arbanas has garnered the award this season. Milwaukee (7-11, 3-3) picked-up two conference wins this past week at home while hosting Valparaiso and UIC at the Klotsche Center. Against the Crusaders, the Panthers utilized a mid-game ...
Oakland, Valpo and WSU Win on Monday Night
#HLMBB Scoreboard (Jan. 26) Oakland 59, Cleveland State 56 Valparaiso 73, Milwaukee 48 Wright State 64, Detroit 53 Oakland 59, Cleveland State 56 Kahlil Felder scored four of his 16 points in the final 33 seconds to help Oakland beat Cleveland State 59-56 after blowing an 11-point halftime lead on Monday night. A 7-0 run gave Cleveland State (12-10, 6-2 Horizon League) a 56-55 lead with 43 seconds to play. Felder hit a jumper 10 seconds later and, after Jalen Hayes blocked a jumper by Lewis on the ...
#HLWBB Comes Down to the Wire Saturday
#HLWBB Results -- January Wright State 82, Cleveland State 65 Green Bay 75, Detroit 58 Milwaukee 64, UIC 63 (OT) Oakland 85, Youngstown State 82 Women Pull Away to Defeat Cleveland State--Box Score Down 12 early, the women's basketball team ended the first half on a 31-8 run and added a 24-6 burst in the second half to defeat Cleveland State 82-65 in Horizon League action Saturday afternoon at WSU's Nutter Center. It was all Vikings in the early going as CSU jumped out to a 17-5 advantage ...