CSU forward Marlin Mason (virus) will not play Saturday against Green Bay and guard Andre Yates (ankle) is not 100 percent, leaving the Vikings shorthanded in a key game.
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) Kahlil Felder scored four of his 16 points in the final 33 seconds to help Oakland beat Cleveland State 59-56 after blowing an 11-point halftime lead on Monday night.
A 7-0 run gave Cleveland State (12-10, 6-2 Horizon League) a 56-55 lead with 43 seconds to play.
Felder hit a jumper 10 seconds later and, after Jalen Hayes blocked a jumper by Lewis on the other...
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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) Trey Lewis hit seven 3-pointers and scored 29 points to lead Cleveland State to a 74-61 win over Youngstown State on Saturday night.
Lewis made 11 of 22 field goals for Cleveland State (11-9, 5-1 Horizon League). Charlie Lee added 14 points and eight assists while Anton Grady had 11 points, 10 rebounds and three steals.
Cleveland State shot just 33 percent...
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13 days ago
Cleveland State guard Trey Lews snaps a four-game slump with a 29-point effort to lift the Vikings to an easy road win over Youngstown State.
Coach Bryce Drew’s go-to inbounds play pushed Valparaiso to a 58-56 victory Saturday over Cleveland State.
The win catapults the Crusaders to 3-1 in the Horizon League, second in the conference behind Green Bay. They are 16-3 overall, leading the nation in wins along with Gonzaga.
With Valpo leading 56-55, Drew called timeout with 35 seconds to go. The ball would be inbounded...
The Cleveland State Vikings (9-8) defeated the Oakland Golden Grizzlies (5-11) in a back-and-forth matchup Thursday night at the Wolstein Center. CSU hopped on the Grizz early in the first half and led by 17 after the first eight minutes. They found themselves up by just two points with two minutes left in the game, but some clutch defense in the closing moments helped CSU beat...
While we were spending our weekends on the couch under a blanket of warm nacho cheese and cool beverage cans, the Cleveland State Vikings went to work. After a so-so start to the season, the Vikes opened Horizon League play with two wins, their first back-to-back victories since November.
They blew out Wisconsin-Milwaukee at home Friday night, and they controlled the action in their...
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...
With the clock winding down in the first half of Sunday’s game between Cleveland State and UIC, Vikings guard Trey Lewis drained this contested, fadeaway 3-pointer at the buzzer to give his team a 37-28 lead at the break.
Lewis entered Sunday shooting 47.0% from beyond the arc.
The Cleveland State University Vikings (6-8) begin Horizon League play Friday night when they take on the Milwaukee Panthers (5-9) at the Wolstein Center. The game tips off at 7 p.m.
The non-conference schedule has not been very kind to the Vikings. Five of their eight losses coming on the road, including two against ranked teams, Louisville and Virginia. Friday night’s game will...
The Cleveland State Vikings improved to 2-1 Wednesday evening, defeating the Jacksonville State Gamecocks 60-46. Junior guard Kaza Keane led the Vikings with 13 points, while Anton Grady scored 12 and Marlin Mason added 10. Cleveland State won the rebounding battle, 39-24, including 15 offensive boards. The Vikings forced 12 Gamecock turnovers, although it felt more like 21.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan State guard Bryn Forbes will not have to sit out this season after transferring from Cleveland State.
The school said Wednesday that the NCAA has granted the 6-foot-3 Forbes a waiver to play this season.
Forbes, who is from Lansing, Michigan, wanted to attend a school closer to his family. He says getting the waiver will allow him to balance basketball...
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...
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...
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February 13, 2014
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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.
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...
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...
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January 25, 2014
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...
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January 23, 2014
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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...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- 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...
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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...