The Northerner

Norse fall to Penguins in final road game

Mason Faulkner (11) lays the ball in during Thursday's game against Green Bay.

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

February 19, 2017

The Northern Kentucky men's basketball team fell to Youngstown State 81-77 Saturday night. The Norse fall to 18-10 overall and 9-6 in the Horizon League while the Penguins improve to 11-8 overall and 5-11 in league play. The loss drops the Norse back to fifth place in the Horizon League standings behind Wr...

Norse set DI win record in victory over UIC

Jordan Garnett dribbles down the baseline against a Detroit Mercy defender. The Norse would beat the Titans 101-87

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

January 28, 2017

The NKU men's basketball team beat UIC 79-62 Friday night in Chicago to pick up their 14th win of the season, setting the new record for most wins in the Division I era. The win improves the Norse record to 5-4 in the Horizon League, while UIC falls to 4-4 in Horizon League play. The Norse shot 41 p...

Faulkner’s career day helps Norse end losing streak

Mason Faulkner scored a career high 29 points in the win against Detroit Mercy Sunday afternoon

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

January 22, 2017

The NKU men's basketball broke their three game losing streak Sunday afternoon, beating Detroit Mercy 101-87. The Norse improve to 13-8 on the season and 4-4 in the Horizon League while Detroit Mercy falls to 4-16 and 2-6 in the Horizon League. "I'm proud of all our guys," head coach John Brannen...

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