UIC Head Men's Basketball Coach Howard Moore announced the addition of point guard D'Juan Miller from Eastern Arizona College (EAC) on Wednesday afternoon. Miller, a native of Kent, Wash., was a two-year starter for the Gila Monsters and has two seasons of eligibility remaining.
With NCAA Final Four action just days away, UIC head men's basketball coach Howard Moore has been answering a flood of questions this week from national media about Wisconsin's Final Four run and its star center Frank Kaminsky. Moore recruited the 7-foot Kaminsky to Madison in the spring of 2010, just months before Moore was tabbed to be the Flames' head coach.
UIC freshman basketball player Pat Birt has been featured in RedEye Chicago's March Madness Edition that hit the newsstands on Thursday morning. Birt shares his predictions and favorite moments of the NCAA Tournament along with four other college basketball players from the city of Chicago.
The ninth-seeded UIC men's basketball team (6-25) concluded its season on Tuesday night with a 73-63 defeat against No. 4 seed Valparaiso (18-14) in the opening round of the Horizon League Tournament. Valpo led by as much as 15 points late in the first half, but the Flames kept scraping and pulled to within three with 6:29 left to play. Less than one minute later, senior Kelsey Barlow was whistled for his fourth...
The ninth-seeded UIC men's basketball team (6-24, 1-15) will battle No. 4 seed Valparaiso (17-14, 9-7) on Tuesday evening in the first round of the 2014 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament. The Crusaders will host the Flames with tip-off scheduled for 7 p.m. CT. Valpo won both gatherings against UIC this season, but the Flames still hold the all-time series advantage with a record of 29-19. However, the ...
UIC men's basketball player Pat Birt has been selected to the Horizon League's All-Freshman team as voted on by conference coaches, media and sports information directors. The conference office also released the first-and second-team All-League honorees along with a variety of specialty awards.