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.
Tickets are on sale beginning at noon on Sunday for UIC's first-round Horizon League Championship game Tuesday evening versus Valparaiso at the ARC, scheduled for a 7:05 p.m. tip. The Flames will be the No. 9 seed, while the Crusaders hold the No. 4 seed.
The UIC men's basketball team (6-24, 1-15) put up a tough fight against the Horizon League's third-place team in Wright State (18-13, 10-6) on Saturday afternoon, but the Raiders eventually prevailed with a 68-61 regular season finale victory. WSU earned the No. 3 seed in the conference tournament, which sends UIC to No. 4 seed Valparaiso on Tuesday night for a first-round contest.
The UIC men's basketball team (6-23, 1-14) returns to the UIC Pavilion on Saturday for the final time this season to host Wright State (17-13, 9-6) and honor seniors Jordan Harks, Kelsey Barlow and Hayden Humes. This past Tuesday, the Flames snapped its 17-game losing streak with an impressive 80-58 win at Milwaukee, UIC's first league win of the year. The Flames won both meetings against WSU last season, but...