The Northerner

NKU Basketball second in the Horizon League

NKU Basketball second in the Horizon League
Both teams head into second round of conference play on top.
February 5, 2020
NKU basketball is on a roll right now. For the first time in the program’s Division I NCAA history, the women’s team is tied for second in the Horizon League, coming off a win streak of four. The men’s team now has their whole roster playing together at full health, are tied for second and are on a two-game winning streak. Good luck coming up with a better way to start off homecoming week!

Norse defeat Cleveland State to create 5-game winning streak

Bryson Langdon (5) watches the clock during the gfame against Cleveland State.  Langdon shot 0-of-8 from the field and had 7 points on the game.
January 20, 2020
The Northern Kentucky men’s basketball team captured their second win in three days Saturday night against the Cleveland State Vikings. The win marks five straight conference wins for the Black and Gold.

Norse extend road win streak against Cleveland State

Carson Williams (23) goes up for a shot in the game against Detroit.
February 4, 2018

The Northern Kentucky University men's basketball remains undefeated on the road in Horizon League play, defeating Cleveland State 78-61. The Norse are now 10-2 in conference play and are tied for first...

Cleveland State guards too much for Norse to handle

Jazmyne Geist (13) loses the ball as she goes up for a shot in the game against Cleveland State.
January 15, 2018

For the second game in a row, Northern Kentucky's women's basketball team had a chance to send one of the top teams in the Horizon League to overtime. Unfortunately, their comeback attempt fell short. NKU...

Norse Notebook: Brannen looking for ways to improve against size

Carson Williams (23) watches for a rebound after a free throw in the game against Wright State.
January 15, 2018

If the Norse have suffered one weakness this season, it is that they struggle against size inside. This was exposed against Wright State, who collected four blocks in Thursday’s game. “Size has...

GALLERY: Vikings spoil Norse senior night

Macy Hamblin (3) after NKU's 1-0 loss against Cleveland State
October 21, 2017

The Northern Kentucky women's soccer team fell to Cleveland State 1-0 on senior night at the NKU Soccer Stadium Saturday night.  The loss is the first loss the Norse have suffered in league play this...

Load more stories
The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.
Cleveland State