Rorie's 21 points helps Montana hold off Milwaukee, 75-69

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) Ahmaad Rorie scored 21 points, including a pair of free throws with 12 seconds left as Montana held off Milwaukee in the closing minutes for a 75-69 victory Saturday night. Bryce Nze converted a layup with 1:45 left to get the Panthers within a point, 69-68, but Walter Wright converted a pair of free throws and Michael Oguine got to the basket for a layup...
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Gophers add former Milwaukee guard Springs

MINNEAPOLIS -- Milwaukee guard Akeem Springs has joined Minnesota this season as a graduate transfer.The Gophers on Tuesday announced the addition of Springs, who will be eligible to play immediately as a senior and is on track for a degree at Milwaukee. Springs, who is from Waukegan, Illinois, averaged 13.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 31.9 minutes per game in the 2015-16 season for...
Via Associated Press
April 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Milwaukee transfer Akeem Springs picks Minnesota

The Minnesota Golden Gophers landed a key transfer in the form of Milwaukee Panthers guard Akeem Springs, according NBC Sports. Springs, a former two-star recruit from the Chicago area, averaged 13.2 points and 5.3 rebounds for Milwaukee last year and shot 49 percent from the field. A potentially toxic situation at Milwaukee could be what led him to seek a transfer for his final...
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April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Gophers offense comes up short in loss to UW-Milwaukee

MINNEAPOLIS -- Knocking off Big Ten teams is starting to feel familiar to the Milwaukee Panthers.Jordan Johnson scored 19 points and narrowly missed a triple double as Milwaukee beat Minnesota 74-65 on Wednesday.The Panthers (9-4) beat Wisconsin 68-67 in Madison on Dec. 9, a win that gave them confidence they could knock off the Gophers (6-6), who have struggled at home in the nonconference...
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December 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Steve McWhorter faces no regrets on staying with Milwaukee through postseason ban

From the outside, Sunday’s 66-60 win against Cleveland State may have seemed meaningless for Milwaukee. Although the Vikings are vying for a Horizon League title and conference tournament seeding, the Panthers are ineligible for the Horizon League and NCAA tournaments as the result of a ban due to a low Academic Performance rate. Additionally, they are already eliminated...
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February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

UIC losing streak reaches 6 games with loss at Milwaukee

For the second straight game and third time in the last four, UIC (5-17, 1-6 Horizon) led in the second half but wound up defeated. The Flames took their largest lead of the night Thursday in the final leg of a three-game road trip against the Milwaukee Panthers (8-14, 3-5) at 40-34 with 16:25 left, but a late Panthers run led the home team to a 71-65 victory. “We had our chances...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

UWM Panthers relish underdog role in NCAA tournament

MILWAUKEE -- Jordan Aaron has yet to take the net from the Horizon League championship game from his neck. Now he gets to wear it all the way home. The UW-Milwaukee guard and his Panthers teammates received a No. 15 seed in the East Region and will play No. 2 seed Villanova (28-4) on Thursday at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y., roughly a six hour drive from where Aaron...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Milwaukee slips past UIC in 67-63 win

Jordan Aaron scored 18 points to lead the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to a 67-63 come-from-behind win over University of Illinois-Chicago on Thursday night. Milwaukee (13-6, 3-2 Horizon League) took its first lead of the game on an 11-2 run midway through the second half that included a trio of 3-pointers, making it 48-47, then regained the advantage on a pair of Aaron free...
Via Associated Press
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Milwaukee holds off UMKC with free throws, 84-79

Jordan Aaron was 5 of 6 from the free throw line in the final minute as Milwaukee held off Missouri-Kansas City Saturday, 84-79. Aaron finished with a game-high 33 points on 10 of 14 shooting from the field, including 7 of 10 from 3-point range. Kyle Kelm and Matt Tiby added 13 and 12 points, respectively, for Milwaukee. Tiby was 8 for 8 from the line. The Panthers shot a blistering...
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November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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