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  • Big days for Green Knights

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The St. Norbert Green Knights mens and womens basketball teams play host to the Midwest Conference post-season tournament this weekend at the Schuldes Sports Center.  Here's a preview with coaches Connie Tilley and Gary Grzesk.

    Midwest Conference Tourney preview

  • Phoenix snap slide in OT

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Green Bay Phoenix ended a five game losing streak with a stirring 81-80 overtime victory over Valparaiso Monday night at the Resch Center.  Here's a recap of the contest with post game quotes.

    Phoenix beat Valparaiso

  • Redbirds beat Red Raiders

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    Before a full house at De Pere, the Redbirds beat Pulaski 51-40, handing the Red Raiders their first conference loss and setting up a furious finish in the Fox River Classic Conference girls title chase.  Here's a game recap with quotes from both coaches.

    De Pere beats Pulaski

  • Bucks hit break with loss to Denver

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Milwaukee Bucks lost to the Denver Nuggets 94-87 Wednesday night at the Bradley Center.  Here's a summary of the game with quotes from both locker rooms.

    Nuggets beat Bucks

  • The Butler did it to Phoenix

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Green Bay Phoenix went toe to toe with last year's national runner-up Butler before a big crowd at the Resch Center Tuesday night, only to fall 64-62.  Here's a recap of the contest with post-game quotes:

    Butler beats Green Bay

  • HOT-lanta!

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    Now that I'm back in town, I can't remember how many times I said "WOW" under my breath in the Georgia Dome press box Saturday night.  The Packers 48-21 dismantling of the NFC's number one seeded Atlanta Falcons was impressive on so many levels.  With the stakes higher than ever, Green Bay dealt with the same kind of adversity they climbed above all season, an early turnover by Greg Jennings, a Michael Turner bull rushing 12 yard touchdown, a horrible special teams breakdown on Eric Weems' playoff record 102 yard kickoff return that made it 14-7, but from that point on, the Packers put on a clinic of epic proportions.  35 unanswered points that literally emptied the Georgia Dome by the start of the 4th Quarter.  There were heroes aplenty, but two stood out.  Aaron Rodgers was amazing, 31 of 36, and 85 % clip, for 366 yards, 3 touchdowns, no picks and a passer rating of 136.8.  He nimbly danced away from pass rushers, bought time with his feet and even ran 7 yards for a score.  Several third down conversions defied belief.  Jordy Nelson, James Jones (big rebound for him) and John Kuhn caught the scoring passes, Jennings went over 100 yards and Donald Driver moved the chains.  James Starks fell way short of his Philadelphia output, with 66 yards, but carried it 25 times that helped control the clock for over 38 minutes.  Green Bay's scoring drives covered 80, 80, 81 and 92 yards.  More wows.  On defense, Turner's longest run was his touchdown run, he finished with 39 yards, Matt Ryan, known as Matty Ice, melted down under extreme pressure with two picks and five sacks, finishing with a passer rating of 69.0.  Clay Matthews had a pair, Charles Woodson got one as did CJ Wilson and Ryan's former Boston College teammate BJ Raji had one.  The team recovered a pair of fumbles but it was Tramon Williams who stole the show.  Just ahead of the two minute warning, he denied the Falcons a go ahead touchdown with a pick in the end zone.  Green Bay coverted with the 20 yard scoring catch by Jones and with :08 left in the half, Williams read an out route, stepped in front of Roddy White and sped 70 yards for a touchdown that made it 28-14 at intermission and for all intents and purposes, a done deal.   The Packers march to the Super Bowl has taken them through Philadelphia, now Atlanta with the next stop, Chicago.  The Bears defeated Seattle 35-24 setting up a black and blue NFC Championship game for the George Halas trophy at Solider Field.  Wow!

    Here's the locker room quotes from the Georiga Dome:

    Packer locker room quotes

  • Phoenix women roll Ramblers

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Green Bay Phoenix women were back at the Kress Events Center Wednesday and buried Loyola with a big second half 72-51.  Here are the game details with post game quotes.

    GB women win big

  • Bucks foiled by Magic act

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Milwaukee Bucks dropped another game in the sunshine state, falling to the Magic in Orlando 97-87.  Here's a recap of the game with post-game quotes.

    Bucks Magic

  • Heat wilt Bucks

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Miami Heat are really hot and Tuesday night, kept the Milwaukee Bucks cool, 101-89.  Here are the game highlights with quotes from both teams.

    Bucks fall to Heat

  • Bucks beat Lakers

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Milwaukee Bucks put together their strongest effort of the season in beating the Los Angeles Lakers at the Staples Center Tuesday night.  Here's a recap of the game with quotes from both teams.

    Bucks stun Lakers

  • Quotes from the court

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The UW Green Bay Phoenix defeated North Dakota 72-68 at the Resch Center while the Milwaukee Bucks dropped a 106-80 decision to the Trailblazers in Portland.  Here are post-game quotes from the two head coaches after the games.

     

    bucks phoenix quotes

  • Bucks snap Mavs streak

    Posted by Mark Daniels

    The Milwaukee Bucks picked up a quality victory on Monday night in Dallas against the Mavericks 103-99.  Here the game details with quotes from both teams.

     

    Bucks snap Mavs streak