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¡Viva los Vikingos! Cleveland State to play in Cancun Challenge

The 2015-16 season may be a tough one for the Cleveland State Vikings, but at the very least they will be able to enjoy some time on the beach. CSU will be among eight teams competing in the Cancun Challenge, hosted by the Hard Rock Riviera Maya in Cancun, Mexico. The other seven teams are Houston Baptist, Illinois State, Maryland, Rhode Island, Rider, South Dakota State, and TCU...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

All-conference forward Anton Grady leaving Cleveland State

Photo: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images North America All-conference forward Anton Grady will transfer from Cleveland State, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported Wednesday. Grady averaged 14.3 points, 7.9 rebounds, 1.4 blocks and 1.5 steals last season. He will have one season of eligibility at his new institution, which he can use immediately as a graduate transfer. The 2015-16 season initially...
Via The Catch and Shoot
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Cleveland St. Transfer Trey Lewis Will Finish College Career At Louisville

Photo: Plain DealerLess than a week after taking a visit to Louisville, former Cleveland State guard Trey Lewis has decided to finish his collegiate career in a Cardinal uniform. was the first to report the news. Jeff Goodman of later confirmed the report, per sources. The 6-foot-2 combo guard averaged 16.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.2 steals...
Via The Cardinal Connect
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Trey Lewis to transfer from Cleveland State

For the second year in a row, Cleveland State is set to lose its leading scorer to another program. Guard Trey Lewis, who averaged 16.3 points per game for the Vikings this season, has been given his release from the school and is set to transfer. His destination has not yet been determined, but the 6-2 guard is “exploring his options,” according to the CSU athletic department...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Blinded by the Lights: Cleveland State Struggles on Big Stage

For any team, those words hurt to say after a loss. They especially hurt for this Cleveland State team. For a team whose reputation is built around defense; for a team that led the conference in steals (officially) and floor burns (unofficially); for a team whose attitude embodies the nebulous but fierce Rust Belt identity; for a team forged of players from places like Cleveland...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

UIC finishes road trip with 67-59 loss to Cleveland State

Coming off a pair of wins, UIC failed to capture a third victory in a row Sunday. The Flames battled close with the Cleveland State Vikings but fell short, 67-59. The Vikings, who sit in second place in the Horizon League, used an efficient offensive outburst of 1.18 points per possession to outlast the Flames, who led 34-30 at halftime. Senior guard Charlie Lee gave Cleveland State...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cleveland State celebrates senior day with big alley-oop

Sunday was Senior Day at the Wolstein Center, and Cleveland State seniors Charlie Lee and Marlin Mason celebrated with a big alley-oop in the second half. Lee lobbed it up from the top of the key, and Mason cut in from the corner to finish the job with a right-handed slam. The Vikings defeated Illinois-Chicago 67-59 to improve to 10-3 in the Horizon League and 16-11 overall. Lee...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Cleveland State stays hot, keeps home goal in sight

CLEVELAND -- There's only way to the NCAA tournament for Horizon League teams, and that's through the season-ending conference tournament. The team that wins the regular-season title wins the right to host that conference tournament. So, for the next three weeks, Cleveland State has just one goal. Win the league. Win the right to host. "That was our goal from the beginning of the...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cleveland State’s Trey Lewis beats the halftime buzzer

Trey Lewis has been on fire for Cleveland State. He scored 27 points on 9-16 shooting against Milwaukee Friday night, and he scored 9 in the first half against Illinois-Chicago Sunday. He punctuated the half with an absurd, falling-out-of-bounds three-pointer to beat the buzzer. Cleveland State led at the half, 37-28. They shot 75 percent in the first half. The Vikings are looking...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Cleveland State's streak ends with a thud

CLEVELAND -- With first place in the Horizon League and a seven-game win streak at stake, Saturday's visit from Wisconsin-Green Bay marked Cleveland State's biggest game to date. And its biggest disaster. A desperate Cleveland State push in the final 10 minutes ended up being too little, too late as a dominant Green Bay team was its usual patient and efficient self, winning 68-54...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland State rolls past Illinois-Chicago 73-53

Trey Lewis scored 18 points and Jon Harris added 15 with nine rebounds to help Cleveland State roll to a 73-53 win Thursday night over Illinois-Chicago. Lewis hit four 3-pointers and finished 7 of 9 from the field. Bryn Forbes scored 15 points and Anton Grady added 12 for Cleveland State (18-9, 9-3 Horizon League), which is one game back of Green Bay for the top spot in the standings...
Via AP on Fox
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland State Continues Winning Streak with Defeat of UIC

AP Photo | James Crisp Cleveland State (18-9, 9-3 Horizon) remained within one-game of first-place Green Bay by defeating UIC (5-20, 0-11) on Thursday, 73-53. The Vikings sat at 3-3 nearing the halfway point of the conference season and have since won six straight games. Meanwhile, the Flames are still without a Horizon League win and have now lost 14 games in a row. UIC grabbed...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

UIC Continues Road Trip at Cleveland State

Photo: AP | Paul Beaty UIC (5-19, 0-10 Horizon) continues its search for a first Horizon League victory Thursday at Cleveland State (17-9, 8-3 Horizon). The Flames and the Vikings met Jan. 22 at the UIC Pavilion. The Vikings outlasted the Flames, 74-64. This matchup is the middle part of UIC’s ongoing, three-game road trip. Cleveland State had high preseason expectations as a contender...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland State rolls over Valparaiso 69-50

Trey Lewis scored 17 points as Cleveland State rolled past Valparaiso 69-50 on Saturday. The Vikings (13-9, 5-3 Horizon) shot 46 percent from the field. Anton Grady scored 13 points with 11 rebounds while Marlin Mason and Bryn Forbes added 12 points apiece. Jon Harris chipped in with 11. Alec Peters and LaVonte Dority both had 10 points for Valparaiso. The Crusaders shot just 36...
Via AP on Fox
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Harris leads Cleveland State past UIC 74-64

Jon Harris had 18 points and 10 rebounds on Wednesday night as Cleveland State beat Illinois-Chicago 74-64. Anton Grady scored four straight to put Cleveland State up 61-51 with 2:24 and the Vikings held on by making 10 of their final 14 free throws. Bryn Forbes added 20 points for Cleveland State (12-9, 4-3 Horizon League) which led 29-23 at halftime and opened the second on an...
Via AP on Fox
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

UIC Wraps Up Home Stand Against Cleveland State

Photo: UIC Athletics UIC (5-14, 0-5 Horizon) looks to end its eight-game losing streak Wednesday night against Cleveland State (11-9, 3-3). Although the Flames have not seen a favorable end result since Dec. 17, they have been in close in every game during this stretch. Their last three losses have been by a combined 14 points. Cleveland State enters with losses in two of its last...
Via The Catch and Shoot
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Trey Lewis leads Cleveland St. past Oakland 86-76

Trey Lewis scored a career-high 29 points on Thursday night and Cleveland State scored on its final six possessions to beat Oakland 86-76. Cleveland State (11-8, 3-2 Horizon League) opened a 12-0 run and took the lead for good at 76-73 on Jon Harris' 3-pointer with 2:34 left in the game. Harris capped the same run with a dunk to put the Vikings up 85-73 with 24 seconds left. Harris...
Via AP on Fox
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland State holds on to beat Kent State 78-70

KENT, Ohio (AP) -- Sebastian Douglas made all five of his field goal attempts, and hit 4 of 5 free throws, for 14 points, to give Cleveland State a 78-70 victory over Kent State Saturday night. Bryn Forbes also had 14 points with five assists. Anton Grady and Trey Lewis each added 12. Cleveland State (8-6) led most of the first half and held a 30-28 advantage at the half. Kent State...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland St. streaks by Notre Dame College 97-72

Bryn Forbes scored 27 points to lead Cleveland State to an easy 97-72 win over Notre Dame College on Wednesday. Forbes hit 10 of 16 shots, including 5 of 10 3's, for the Vikings (6-5). Marlin Mason added 15 points, Sebastian Douglas 13 and Trey Lewis 10 for Cleveland State, which shot a blistering 61.4 percent. Tyree Gaiter had 24 points for the Blue Falcons (3-7). Notre Dame...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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