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Dance, cheer squads place at nationals

Dance, cheer squads place at nationals

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Cheerleading, Dance Team, Sports

Over the weekend NKU’s cheer and dance team made a trip down to Orlando, FL to compete in the 2019 UCA & UDA College Cheerleading & Dance Team National Championship.

Women’s Basketball falls to Youngstown State

Women’s Basketball falls to Youngstown State

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 21, 2019


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports, Women's Basketball

NKU’s women’s basketball team loses to Youngstown State 77-66. The Norse fall to 3-14 overall and 2-5 in the conference. Youngstown now sits at 14-5 for the season and 6-2 in the Horizon League.

Norse take down Youngstown State, 82-74

Norse take down Youngstown State, 82-74

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

January 19, 2019


Filed under Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

Norse move to 6-1 in the Horizon League with 82-74 win over Youngstown State Saturday afternoon. The Norse are now 16-4 and Youngstown State falls to 6-15 overall and 2-6 in the conference.

Women’s basketball falls to Cleveland State 76-47

Women’s basketball falls to Cleveland State 76-47

Cameron Maynard, Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Game Coverage, Sports, Women's Basketball

The NKU women’s basketball team couldn’t seem to find their footing on Friday morning against the Cleveland State Vikings, losing the game, 76-47. The Norse fall to 3-13 on the season and 2-4 in the Horizon League, while Cleveland State improved to 7-11 overall with a 4-3 conference mark.

Norse claim win over Cleveland State

Norse claim win over Cleveland State

Lillian Brown, Reporter

January 17, 2019


Filed under Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

NKU’s men’s basketball team advances to 5-1 in the Horizon league after a 91-76 win over Cleveland State Thursday night.

McDonald named to Lou Henson award midseason list for 2nd time

McDonald named to Lou Henson award midseason list for 2nd time

Ty DeBonis, Reporter

January 14, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

NKU men’s basketball senior forward Drew McDonald has been named to the 2018-19 Lou Henson Award Midseason Watch List along with two other Horizon League players, Detroit Mercy freshman Antoine Davis, and Wright State sophomore Loudon Love.

Norse fall to Wright State 61-55

Norse fall to Wright State 61-55

Ty DeBonis, Reporter

January 12, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Women's Basketball

The NKU women’s basketball team fell short to Wright State on Saturday by a score of 61-55 at BB&T Arena. The loss for the Norse puts them at 3-12 overall and 2-3 in Horizon League play.

Norse defeat conference rival Wright State 68-64

Norse defeat conference rival Wright State 68-64

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The NKU men’s basketball team held off Horizon league rivals Wright State 68-64. The Norse now move 4-1 in conference play and 14-4 overall. Wright State Raiders moves to 2-3 in the conference and 8-10 overall.

Preview: NKU hosts highly-anticipated Wright State match at BB&T

Preview: NKU hosts highly-anticipated Wright State match at BB&T

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Men's Basketball, Sports

If you have been on any social media where NKU basketball fans lurk, you’ll notice the hashtag trending #WrightStateHateWeek in anticipation for tonight’s game.

Men’s basketball conquers Detroit Mercy 95-73

Men’s basketball conquers Detroit Mercy 95-73

Ty DeBonis, Reporter

January 5, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Northern Kentucky University men’s basketball team bounced back from a tough loss 36 hours prior with a rock-solid 95-73 victory Saturday afternoon over the Titans of Detroit Mercy in Detroit. The Norse had 6 players score in double figures this afternoon, including all 5 starters. Senior for...

Women’s basketball falls to Green Bay 61-81

Women’s basketball falls to Green Bay 61-81

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 5, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Women's Basketball

NKU’s women’s basketball team fell to the Green Bay Phoenix 61-81 Saturday afternoon. The Norse are now 2-2 in Horizon League play and 3-11 overall. Freshman guard Ally Niece led with a career high of 21 points, 2 assists, and one steal. She was followed by freshman center Emmy Souder with ...

Women’s basketball clutches 55-54 win over Milwaukee in final seconds

Women’s basketball clutches 55-54 win over Milwaukee in final seconds

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

January 3, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The NKU women’s basketball team won against the Milwaukee Panthers 55-54 at BB&T Arena Thursday night. The Norse now sit at 2-1 in the Horizon League conference play.

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