Green Bay Hosts Annual Basketball Media Day

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
         
Release: October 16, 2012
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By: Andrew Gavin (@GBGavin)
GreenBayPhoenix.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay men's and women's basketball programs welcomed members of the media to the Kress Events Center on Tuesday afternoon for the annual basketball media day. Head coaches Kevin Borseth and Brian Wardle addressed the media and online viewers on the state of their respective programs with practice underway and the 2012-13 season fast approaching.

Watch the press conferences with Borseth and Wardle below.

Women's basketball seniors Lydia Bauer (Lake Zurich, Ill.), Sarah Eichler (Grafton, Wis.) and Adrian Ritchie (De Pere, Wis.) represented the women's team while junior Alec Brown (Winona, Minn.) and sophomore Keifer Sykes (Chicago, Ill.) attended the event from the men's basketball team.

During the event, Jill Wunrow caught up with Borseth, Wardle, Bauer, Ritchie and Sykes for a Phoenix Flix feature "Behind the Scenes at Media Day". Watch the video below.

Borseth and the women's basketball team are just 11 days away from hosting an exhibition game against Judson on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Kress Events Center. The team will also host an exhibition contest against Michigan Tech on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m.

The Phoenix men's team, beginning its third season under the guidance of Wardle, will host St. Norbert in its lone exhibition game on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. at the Kress Center. Green Bay will also hold a Green and White scrimmage on Saturday, Oct. 20 at 3 p.m., a game which is free and open to the public.

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INSIDE MEN'S BASKETBALL
SCHEDULE
Tuesday , November 01
Men's Basketball 
vs. Indiana Tech (Exhibition)
7:00 PM
RESCH CENTER
 
Saturday , November 12
Men's Basketball 
vs. Northland College
12:00 PM
RESCH CENTER
ESPN3  
Tuesday , November 15
Men's Basketball 
at Pacific
1:00 AM
Stockton, Calif. (Spanos Center)
ESPN2  
Saturday , November 19
Men's Basketball 
at Murray State
6:00 PM
Bowling Green, Ohio (Stroh Center)
 
Sunday , November 20
Men's Basketball 
at Bowling Green
5:00 PM
Bowling Green, Ohio (Stroh Center)
ESPN3  
Monday , November 21
Men's Basketball 
at UMKC
3:00 PM
Bowling Green, Ohio (Stroh Center)
 
Saturday , November 26
Men's Basketball 
vs. Central Michigan (Pepsi Replica Banner Giveaway)
2:00 PM
RESCH CENTER
 
Wednesday, November 30
Men's Basketball 
at Kansas State
7:00 PM
Manhattan, Kan. (Bramlage Coliseum)
ESPN3 / Fox Sports Kansas City  
Saturday , December 03
Men's Basketball 
at Toledo
6:00 PM
Toledo, Ohio (Savage Arena)
 
Tuesday , December 06
Men's Basketball 
at Central Michigan
6:00 PM
Mount Pleasant, Mich. (McGuirk Arena)
 
Wednesday, December 14
Men's Basketball 
at Wisconsin
8:00 PM
Madison, Wis. (Kohl Center)
Big Ten Network  
Saturday , December 17
Men's Basketball 
vs. Belmont
4:30 PM
RESCH CENTER
 
Monday , December 19
Men's Basketball 
vs. SIUE
7:00 PM
RESCH CENTER
 
Thursday , December 22
Men's Basketball 
vs. Saint Mary's (MN)
7:00 PM
RESCH CENTER
 
Thursday , December 29
Men's Basketball 
at Cleveland State
6:00 PM
Cleveland, Ohio (Wolstein Center)
 
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