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Men’s basketball now 3-1 at home with 86-56 win over Midway

Karl Harris (14) reacts after a basket by Trevon Faulkner (12) during the game against Texas Southern. The Norse fell to Texas Southern 98-96 in double overtime.
Karl Harris first career double-double of 21 points and 10 rebounds.
November 25, 2019
NKU men’s basketball team win at home against Midway University Monday night 86-56. Graduate wing Karl Harris led the night with 21 points, 10 rebounds and two assists.

Women’s basketball gain second win in a row over Central Arkansas

Children cheer during the Victor's Hoops 4 Health event held during the Women's Basketball game against the University of Central Arkansas.
November 25, 2019
The Norse collected their second win Monday afternoon at BB&T Arena against the University of Central Arkansas Sugar Bears, 72-56. Three Norse scored in double digits during the game.

Women’s Volleyball team sweep Milwaukee Panthers to become 2019 Horizon League Champs

Women's Volleyball team sweep Milwaukee Panthers to become 2019 Horizon League Champs
November 24, 2019
NKU Volleyball defeated the Milwaukee Panthers in a sweep Sunday afternoon to become 2019 Horizon League Champions. The Norse took down UIC Friday 3-0 in first round of the tournament and Wright State 3-1 in the semifinals Saturday night.

Double overtime ends in 98-96 loss for NKU men’s basketball

Dantez Walton (32) reacts after making a three point shot during the game against Texas Southern. Walton had 33 points on the game and shot 11-of-21 on the night.
Dantez Waton posted a career high of 33 points and added 10 rebounds and three assists.
November 24, 2019
The Northern Kentucky men’s basketball team dropped a nail-biter Saturday night against the Texas Southern Tigers. The Norse fell 98-96 after a double overtime thriller. For the second straight game at BB&T Arena, two Norse scored 20 or more points. 

Women’s basketball gained first home win against Omaha

Carissa Garcia (12)  reacts after a Norse point during the game against the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The Norse defeated the University of Nebraska at Omaha 57-40.
November 22, 2019
NKU women's basketball team took down the University of Nebraska at Omaha 57-40 Thursday night. The Norse are now 1-4 on the season. Redhshirt junior guard Molly Glick led with 11 points and three rebounds. Freshman guard Carissa Garcia, sophomore forward Emmy Souder, sophomore point guard Taylor Clos followed with eight points a piece. 

NKU held off Ball State Cardinals in 59-57 win

Stock image of Dantez Walton going for a layup. In the foreground of the image is The Northerner logo followed by sports.
November 20, 2019
The Norse defeated Ball State University Cardinals on their home court 59-57 Wednesday night. Three Norse scored in double digits. Senior forward Dantez Walton led the charge with 18 points, six rebounds and three assists.

Norse win 82-70 over Coppin State University

An NKU fan cheers during the game against Coppin State on Sunday Afternoon. The Norse defeated Coppin State 82-70.
Without redshirt junior Jalen Tate the Norse prevailed in their 12-point win.
November 18, 2019
NKU took down the Coppin State Eagles Sunday afternoon 82-70 at BB&T Arena. Senior forward Dantez Walton and senior guard Tyler Sharpe led the Norse with 24 and 23 points respectively.

Women’s Basketball drops home opener 67-42

NKU players huddle before the game against Saint Louis University. The Norse fell 67-42 on the night.
November 13, 2019
The Northern Kentucky women’s basketball team took on the Billikens from St. Louis University on Tuesday night. The Norse fell short in their home opener, losing 67-42. 

Women’s Soccer: Season ends in double overtime against UIC

Senior Ally Perkins (6) is comforted by a teammate after the loss in the semifinal game of the Horizon League Tournament in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Norse fell in double overtime to the Flames 1-0.
November 8, 2019
The Northern Kentucky women's soccer team ended their season in the Horizon League semifinals against no. 2 UIC, 1-0. The Norse end their season 9-9 overall and 5-4 in the conference. 

NKU Norse battles EKU falls short in 69-62 loss

NKU Norse battles EKU falls short in 69-62 loss
November 6, 2019
NKU women's basketball started the season with a tight game in Richmond, KY against Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Freshman guard Carissa Garcia led the night with 18 points and four rebounds, followed by freshman point guard Ivy Turner with 16 points, six assists and five rebounds. Sophomore forward Kailey Coffey led the night in rebounds with 1o and contributed five points to the scoreboard. 

Get to know the newest Norse basketball players

Get to know the newest Norse basketball players
November 6, 2019
The newest member of NKU's men's and women's basketball team.

The leaders of the Norse

The leaders of the Norse
November 6, 2019
More about the people that lead the Norse to victory.
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