The Horizon League Men’s Basketball Tournament is going to be at Joe Louis Arena and the new Red Wings arena for a minimum of 5 years – beginning this year.
The Horizon League Executive Council approved an agreement in principle with Olympia Entertainment to host the Horizon League Men’s Basketball Tournament in the city of Detroit.
Alec Brown and Keifer Sykes combined for 21 points in the second half as Green Bay rallied from 15 down to defeat Oakland 71-63 on Thursday night and claim the outright Horizon League championship.
Oakland University is moving to the Horizon League, giving the conference a second school from the state of Michigan.
Detroit enters the Horizon League Tournament as the third seed in the 10-team field.
Preseason Horizon League Player of the Year sophomore Ray McCallum (Beverly Hills, Mich./Detroit Country Day) headlines a group of three first team Titans and the team was chosen as the league runner-up in the league’s 2011-12 Preseason Poll, released Tuesday.