2008-09 Green Bay Phoenix Preview: #117

July 29th, 2008

Green Bay Phoenix

Overall Rank: #117


Mike Green to Join Cavaliers Summer League Team

July 10th, 2008

Mike Green, who helped lead Butler to the best two-year men's basketball record in school history, has earned a roster spot on the Cleveland Cavaliers' summer league team. He will compete with the Cavaliers at the 2008 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 11-20, with hopes of landing an NBA roster spot in the fall.

2008 San Juan Shootout: Final Pairings

July 9th, 2008

The Wright State men's basketball team will take a trip in December off the mainland for the first time since 1993 as the Raiders have signed a contract to be part of this year's San Juan Shootout December 20-22. Murray State, South Florida and Oral Roberts have also been confirmed.

2008 San Juan Shootout

Dec. 20 South Florida vs Murray State and WSU vs Oral Roberts

Dec. 21 Oral Roberts vs Murray State and WSU vs South Florida

Dec. 22 WSU vs Murray State and Oral Roberts vs South Florida

UIC's Collins Earns Contract Extension

July 1st, 2008

Chicago, Ill. - University of Illinois at Chicago Head Men's Basketball Coach Jimmy Collins will continue to lead the Flames beyond the 2008-09 season as athletic director Jim Schmidt announced on Tuesday a three-year contract extension for the winningest basketball coach in school history pending Board of Trustees approval.

"I have been truly blessed to spend the last 12 years doing what I love here at UIC," Collins said. "It is a great university with great administrators, faculty and students, who have all helped me, and this basketball program, become successful.

Turnarounds: 31 Teams to Watch For: Part Two

May 14th, 2008
ManhattanWith the off-season now upon us and the spring signing period well under way, this is a good opportunity to attempt to forecast some of the teams who could make the jump next season. Is there a team out there like this past season’s Drake Bulldogs, who went from ninth place to a dominating run through the Missouri Valley? Or how about Arizona State, a team that went from dead last in the Pac-10 to fifth place and could have the makings of a conference title run this season? With one pick for each conference, here are 31 teams you should keep an eye on next season.

2008 Mid-Major All-Freshman Team

March 30th, 2008

Awards Week continues on CHN.. Mid-Major Player of the Year: Patrick Mills (Saint Mary’s) Mid-Major All-Freshman Team

2008 Mid-Major All-Americans

March 26th, 2008 Mid-Major Player of the Year: Stephen Curry (Davidson) First Team Mid-Major All-American
G: Stephen Curry (Davidson)
G: Mike Green (Butler)
G: Courtney Lee (WKU)
F AZ Reid (High Point)
F: Jason Thompson (Rider) Second Team Mid-Major All-American
G: Lester Hudson (UT- Martin)
G: Patty Mills (Saint Mary’s)
G: George Hill (IUPUI)
F: Reggie Williams (VMI)
F: Gyno Pomare (San Diego) Third Team Mid-Major All-American

2008 NIT Capsule: Cleveland State

March 17th, 2008
Cleveland St

Cleveland State Vikings

Horizon League (21-12, 12-6)

Seed: #6


RPI: 63

Today's Poll: What is the Biggest Bracket Surprise?

March 17th, 2008

Three Stars of the Day: Evans, Green, Ehambe

March 12th, 2008

We handpick the best performances of the day, whether it be stat lines that make you drool, or clutch performances.  Either way, its our way of showing the love: