Category Archives: Wright State

Guest Columnist: The State of Wright State Basketball

Where do I begin. Scott Nagy’s second team will be impacted with multiple Nagy recruits for the first time. Let’s start by covering who is not back this year. Horizon League first teamer Mark Alstork is playing his graduate transfer … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Alstork Commits to Illinois

Wright State graduate transfer Mark Alstork will play the 2017-18 season with the Illinois Fighting Illini. The 6’5″ guard averaged 19.0 points per game last season en route to being named to the All-Horizon League First Team.  He scored over … 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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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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Total Team Effort Propels Green Bay to Dominant Title Game Victory Over Wright State

All five starters scored in double-figures as the #4 seed Green Bay Phoenix won their fourth game in as many days, 78-69 over #3 Wright State in the Horizon League Championship game. The Phoenix clinch an automatic berth in the … Continue reading

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Alstork and Yoho Shine as Wright State’s Defense is Too Much for Oakland

Oakland came into Monday night’s Horizon League Tournament semi-final leading the nation in scoring at 87.3 ppg. Wright State is the second-best defensive team in the Horizon League, behind only Valparaiso. Wright State slowed the game down and contained Oakland’s … Continue reading

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