Cleveland St. Rumors & News

  • Cleveland State transfer Anton Grady signs with Wichita State "Wichita State bolstered its front line Friday with the announcement that Anton Grady, a 6-foot-8 forward transferring from Cleveland State, has signed a financial aid agreement. Grady (225 pounds) was All-Horizon League last season, averaging 14.3 points and 7.9 rebounds for the Vikings. He was..." May 08

  • Former Cleveland State guard Trey Lewis announces transfer to Louisville

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Louisville will be replacing one Northeast Ohio native with another, as former Cleveland State guard and Garfield Heights graduate Trey Lewis announced on Tuesday he is transferring to the Cardinals. "I'll be playing for a legendary coach in Rick Pitino and in front of the greatest fans in the..." April 07

  • Cleveland State's Trey Lewis exploring transfer options

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "For the second straight year, Cleveland State's leading scorer is testing the transfer waters. Trey Lewis, who averaged 16.3 points and set the school record for 3-pointers with 93, has been given permission by the Vikings and coach Gary Waters to explore his options. This comes one year after..." March 31

  • St. Vincent-St. Mary senior Jibri Blount commits to play basketball at Cleveland State

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "After his senior season, St. Vincent-St. Mary senior Jibri Blount will be making the trip up I-77 to play college basketball at Cleveland State. The 6-6 forward committed to the Vikings this weekend, and is the first commitment for Cleveland State in the Class of 2015. When making the decision,..." September 22

  • Cleveland State adds a late transfer Kaza Keane from Illinois State to bolster backcourt

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cleveland State added one more player to the mix for the upcoming basketball season. Kaza Keane, who spent two seasons at Illinois State and helped the Redbirds to the semifinals of the College Basketball Invitational last season, has transferred to CSU. Keane gives the Vikings a player with..." September 11

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Bryn Forbes to join Spartans

    ESPN "Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said Friday that guard Bryn Forbes is transferring to become a Spartan after averaging 15.6 points for Cleveland State last season as a sophomore. Izzo was impressed that Forbes scored 22 points against Kentucky last season, a game in which he made seven..." June 14

  • Cleveland St survives to take second in the Horizon with 70-69 victory over Youngstown St

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cleveland State head coach Gary Waters called it divine intervention at the end of regulation. Then the Vikings' Anton Grady made the definitive statement at the end of overtime to secure a 70-69 victory over stubborn Youngstown State Tuesday night at the Wolstein Center. With the game tied,..." February 26

  • Akron, Kent State need big wins; Cleveland State gets one

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Akron head coach Keith Dambrot sat down hard on the chair after Tuesday's practice, crossed his arms and said, "45 minutes. That's all we could do." While short practices are typical at this point in the season, Dambrot was speaking directly to his Zips (17-10, 9-5) being short-handed once..." February 26

  • Cleveland State's streak ends with a thud

    Fox Sports Ohio "With first place in the Horizon League and a seven-game win streak at stake, Saturday's visit from Wisconsin-Green Bay marked Cleveland State's biggest game to date. And its biggest disaster. A desperate Cleveland State push in the final 10 minutes ended up being too little, too late as a..." February 16

  • Cleveland State, Akron players taking charge with tournament play looming

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "This is the time of year players start taking ownership of their teams and their programs. At Cleveland State that swagger is clear and evident. At Akron the determination is solid. At Kent State, for the first time in decades, the players seem to have little fight left for 2014. The CSU..." February 12

  • Travis Bader makes 10 more 3's in Oakland loss

    Detroit News "Charlie Lee scored a career-high 31 points and Cleveland State made 14 3-pointers to overcome record-setting long-range shooter Travis Bader and Oakland’s 15 3-pointers for a 92-85 win Thursday night. Lee made 6 of 8 3-point attempts and all 11 of his free throws while Bader hit 10 of 13..." February 07

  • Cleveland State holds off Detroit, 86-78, behind 27 points from Bryn Forbes

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A career evening by Bryn Forbes helped power Cleveland State to an 86-78 victory over the Detroit Titans Friday night in Calihan Hall. Forbes' 27 points tied his career high for the Vikings, and the sophomore guard connected on a 3-pointer (he was 4-of-6 behind the arc) for a school-record 24th..." February 01

  • Akron, Kent, Cleveland State in the heat of conference battles

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "It's only five games, but there is a lot to be said about the Mid-American Conference basketball race at the moment. For Cleveland State, right now the Horizon League race is all Green Bay. While the Toledo Rockets (16-2, 4-1) still look to be the team to beat in the MAC, it has also been..." January 25