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Preview: Norse face Titans in first round of Horizon League tournament

Jalen Tate (11) fights past a Detroit Mercy defender. Tate shot 5-of-11 on the night and had 11 points.

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

The first leg of the 2019 Horizon League Men’s Basketball tournament kicks off on Wednesday, March 6. The Norse will face the seventh seed Detroit Mercy Titans at BB&T Arena with tip off at 7 p.m. The game will also be broadcast on ESPN+. The Norse split the title of regular season champs with W...

When Norse score 80, you score pizza

BB&T Arena, home of the NKU Norse basketball.

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

November 30, 2018

As the men’s basketball season starts back up, the much-loved Domino’s promotion has returned.

Men’s basketball outpaces Thomas More 85-47

Drew McDonald (34) goes up for a shot during the game against Thomas More. McDonald had 14 points during the game.

Sierra Newton, Assistant Sports Editor

October 30, 2018

The NKU men’s basketball team opened up their season with a exhibition win over Thomas More University at BB&T Arena. Thomas More shot 30 percent from field goals, while the Norse’s field goal percentage made it to 60 percent.

Former NKU basketball standout joins European pro team

Jordan Garnett (1) is introduced before the game against Cleveland State at Little Caesars Arena.

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

August 25, 2018

Former NKU men's basketball standout Jordan Garnett has signed to play his rookie season overseas in Cyprus Division A with Omonia Nicosia.

Norse to take on Bearcats as game attendance soars

Drew McDonald (34) goes up for a shot during the game against Louisville, March 13 2018.

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

August 17, 2018

Norse men's basketball will start a four-game home-and-home series with the University of Cincinnati Bearcats, beginning in the 2018-19 season.

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