Category Archives: Northern Kentucky

Photo Recap: Oakland Gets by NKU in Hard-Fought Game

I attended today’s (12/31/16) game at the O’Rena between Northern Kentucky and Oakland. It was an exciting and physical game. Normally, it is just my writing that fills up this website. But today, I took some pictures that I thought everyone … Continue reading

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H-League is Solid in First Weekend of Season

If the first weekend of college basketball is any indication of what is to come, then the Horizon League should again be one of the strongest mid-major conferences in the nation. H-League teams finished with 9-3 over these first three … Continue reading

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HLeagueHoops: Top 21 Players Countdown (#’s 10-6)

The countdown continues, and will conclude Thursday. 10. Shane Hammink (Valpo, Senior): Despite being known as a shooter, Valpo fans probably remember Hammink best for his game-saving blocked shot against BYU in the NIT Semifinals. But any other defensive plays … Continue reading

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HLeagueHoops: Top 21 Players Countdown (#’s 21-16)

This list is simple.  We’re counting down the Top 21 basketball players in the Horizon League. Only those able to play this season are eligible for this list. Let the countdown begin.  21. Kenneth Lowe (Green Bay, Senior): Lowe has … Continue reading

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HLeague 2016-17 Preview the Season: 8. Wright State; 7. Northern Kentucky

8. Wright State Raiders Raiders Look for Identity with New Coach This year’s Wright State team looks much different than last year’s team that lost in the Horizon League title game. JT Yoho, Michael Karena, Joe Thomasson, and Biggie Minnis … Continue reading

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Billups Continues to be Model of Efficiency and Consistency

In his junior year last season, Northern Kentucky center Jalen Billups led the nation in field goal percentage at 69.6%. So far this season, the senior is averaging 63.2% from the field, as he is attempting nearly two more field … 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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