Horizon League RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kansas State routs Wisconsin-Green Bay

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State used an efficient offense and smothering defense in a 80-61 victory over Wisconsin-Green Bay on Tuesday night in Manhattan, Kan. It was the fourth time this season that the Wildcats have scored 80 or more points. Kansas State (6-1) was led by Barry Brown with 18 points...." November 30

  • Peters pours in 27, Valparaiso stuns No. 21 URI

    The Sports Xchange "Matt Lottich scored the first signature victory of his Valparaiso coaching career and his players scored a signature win for the program Tuesday night. It had been 18 years since Valparaiso defeated Mississippi State in the 1998 NCAA Tournament. Tuesday, on the 40th try since against a..." November 29

  • Monk, Fonx fuel No. 1 Kentucky in rout of Cleveland St.

    The Sports Xchange "LEXINGTON, Ky. -- No. 1-ranked Kentucky improved to 5-0 Wednesday afternoon with a 101-70 victory over Cleveland State at Rupp Arena. With sophomore leader Isaiah Briscoe sidelined by a back injury, the freshman backcourt tandem of Malik Monk and De'Aaron Fox took control. Monk paced..." November 23

  • Peters leads Valparaiso past Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "Alec Peters posted 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Valparaiso to a 68-60 victory over Alabama on Monday night in a semifinal game at the Main Event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Jubril Adekoya scored 16 points for Valparaiso (4-1), which advanced to the championship..." November 22

  • DePaul sails to 77-59 win over Milwaukee

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Billy Garrett Jr. shrugged off a cold start this season with a game-high 20 points, six rebounds and six assists to lead DePaul to a 77-59 nonconference victory over Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Sunday afternoon at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill. Garrett, a preseason second-team..." November 20

  • Bacon helps Florida State trounce Detroit Mercy

    The Sports Xchange "Two games into the NIT Season Tip-Off and Florida State stands 2-0 -- the second win coming Sunday afternoon against Detroit Mercy, 100-71 at Tallahassee, Fla. Sophomore guard Dwayne Bacon poured in a game-high 22 points for the Seminoles (4-0), who will next face Temple on Thanksgiving Day..." November 20

  • No. 4 Ducks trample Valparaiso

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon built some momentum heading into the Maui Invitational. After a lackluster, season-opening win over Army and a loss to Baylor on Tuesday, the fourth-ranked Ducks defeated Valparaiso 76-54 Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena. "A lot of positives there for the..." November 18

  • Illinois pulls away from Detroit Mercy

    The Sports Xchange "Illinois made eight of its first nine shots from the field in the second half to break away from Detroit Mercy for an 89-69 victory in the NIT Season Tip-Off on Friday night at State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill. Senior swingman Malcolm Hill scored five of his game-high 25 points in the..." November 18

  • Hill's 40 push Illinois over Northern Kentucky

    The Sports Xchange "Senior swingman Malcolm Hill poured in 29 of his career-high 40 points after intermission to rally Illinois to a 79-64 victory over Northern Kentucky on Sunday night at State Farm Center. Hill finished 13 of 23 from the field, 5 of 8 on 3-pointers and 9 of 12 at the line while grabbing 12..." November 13

  • Oakland army veteran Isaiah Brock cleared after NCAA reconsiders

    Detroit Free Press "Oakland University basketball player Isaiah Brock was cleared by the NCAA initial eligibility committee to play for the Golden Grizzlies this year, the university announced today. Brock, a 4-year Army veteran, had appealed the NCAA's initial decision to make him sit out this year due to his..." October 17