Monthly Archives: January 2016

On Any Given Night…/ Horizon and The Valley Numbers Comparison

One factor that is making this such an exciting season of Horizon League basketball is that seemingly any team can beat an opponent on any given night. This shows how deep the talent of the league is, which makes it … Continue reading

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Top Horizon League Pro Prospects

This list is not about who are the best players right now. It is about who translates best to the next level, regardless of when they will turn pro. This could mean a shot at the NBA for some guys. … Continue reading

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Despite Another Close Loss, UDM’s Season is Far From Lost

There has been a lot of fight in this Detroit Titans team. They just have had a tough time finishing games. Coming into Monday night’s game at Green Bay, the Titans lost four in a row. The last three were … Continue reading

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Wright State Continues to Be Surprise Team

I admit it. Even after starting 5-1 in H-League play, I still did not think Wright State was a contender as their schedule was not very tough. In fact, they could have won a couple more games against the middle … Continue reading

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Upper-Hand Rankings (1/17/16)

The race for second place intensifies. Who’s got the Upper-hand? 1. Valparaiso (15-3, 5-0). The Crusaders have won all five H-League games by double-digits. An undefeated 18-0 conference mark is still not probable, but definitely possible. 2. Wisconsin-Milwaukee (13-6, 4-2). … Continue reading

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Northern Kentucky Notches First Horizon League Win in Decisive Fashion

Northern Kentucky opened the game on a 9-0 run and never looked back, earning their first conference win in the Horizon League with a 84-64 victory over visiting Youngstown State. Four Norse scored in double-figures, led by 20 points from … Continue reading

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Metro Series Continues With Pivotal Hardcourt Clash

Few people thought that Detroit Mercy (3-1) would have a better Horizon League record than Oakland (2-2) going into their January 16th matchup at Calihan Hall. All four of the games they have squared off in, since Oakland joined the … Continue reading

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