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Flex season ends in playoff loss to Swarm

BLOOMINGTON — For every punch the Bloomington Flex delivered on Thursday, the Champaign Swarm had a combination of counterpunches.

April 09, 2015 11:00 pm Related (0)

Flex guard Bocot scores MVP award

Flex guard Bocot scores MVP award

BLOOMINGTON — The first thing Justin Bocot thought of after being named the Midwest Professional Basketball Association Most Valuable Player w…

April 09, 2015 9:45 pm(0)

Flex brace for single-elimination pressure

Flex brace for single-elimination pressure

BLOOMINGTON — On paper, the No. 2-seeded Bloomington Flex (16-4) will be favored in Thursday's 8:05 p.m. Midwest Professional Basketball Assoc…

April 08, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

MPBA to hold 'Final Four' in Bloomington

The Midwest Professional Basketball Association will crown its first champion after Final Four-style playoffs Thursday and Friday at Bloomingt…

April 04, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

Bocot, Flex make late charge past Windy City

CHICAGO — Justin Bocot scored 32 points and the Bloomington Flex used a fourth-quarter surge to claim a 119-108 victory over the Windy City Gr…

April 02, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

Flex face motivated foe in regular-season finale

BLOOMINGTON — Regular season ending games don't always have a lot at stake, but that's not the case for the contest involving the Bloomington …

April 01, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

Flex maneuvering for best playoff path

BLOOMINGTON — Road improvement isn't a chore one would expect the Bloomington Flex need bother with, but their road through the Midwest Profes…

March 26, 2015 5:00 pm(0)

Bocot named MPBA player of the week

BLOOMINGTON — A 30-point, 55-minute performance in double overtime on Sunday has earned Bloomington’s Justin Bocot the Midwest Professional Ba…

March 24, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

Flex look to bounce back against Steam

BLOOMINGTON — Coming off the worst home loss in franchise history, the Bloomington Flex hope to avoid a franchise worst third consecutive loss…

March 21, 2015 6:00 pm(0)

RiverSharks finish strong, stop Flex

BLOOMINGTON — The best defensive team in the Midwest Professional Basketball Association, the Bloomington Flex, couldn’t get nearly enough sto…

March 19, 2015 10:15 pm(0)

Flex look to bolster offense

BLOOMINGTON — Bogged down by 30.6 percent field goal shooting, the Bloomington Flex still came close to grinding out a victory Sunday during a…

March 18, 2015 10:30 pm(0)

Flex fall short in defensive battle with Swarm

CHAMPAIGN — C.J. Hampton's attempt at a buzzer-beating 3-pointer fell short Saturday as the Bloomington Flex suffered an 80-79 loss to the Cha…

March 14, 2015 9:41 pm(0)

Flex primer 03/14/15

Flex primer

March 13, 2015 8:20 pm(0)

Flex dispatch Swarm to remain atop MPBA

BLOOMINGTON – When things didn’t come easy, the Bloomington Flex had no problem executing a grind-it-out style to down the Champaign Swarm, 10…

March 12, 2015 10:00 pm(0)

League lead again on the line for Flex

BLOOMINGTON — A close race for the Midwest Professional Basketball Association regular-season title will offer up another showdown between lea…

March 11, 2015 8:00 pm(0)

Bocot, Flex rally past Chicago in fourth quarter

CHICAGO — Justin Bocot scored 34 points and Anthony Slack grabbed 23 rebounds Sunday as the Bloomington Flex overcame a 13-point deficit in th…

March 08, 2015 7:30 pm(0)

Bloomington Flex primer 3/8/15

Flex primer

March 07, 2015 6:00 pm(0)

Bocot, Hampton lead Flex past Force

BLOOMINGTON — Justin Bocot scored 30 points, C.J. Hampton added 25 and the Bloomington Flex cruised to a 119-84 Midwest Professional Basketbal…

March 06, 2015 10:30 pm(0)

Flex find record deceiving for next foe Chicago Force

BLOOMINGTON — Seeing danger where others don’t is a prerequisite for coaches, but Bloomington Flex coach Carlnel Wiley Jr. might be right abou…

March 05, 2015 9:45 pm(0)

Flex returning to site of lone loss

Flex returning to site of lone loss

BLOOMINGTON — The Bloomington Flex have won 33 of their last 34 basketball games.

February 25, 2015 6:15 pm(0)

Ex-Flex star Fuqua returns to Coliseum

BLOOMINGTON — Fans of former Bloomington Flex forward Nathan Fuqua will get to see him play when his Windy City Groove visit U.S. Cellular Col…

February 21, 2015 4:45 pm(1)

Flex top Steam for 8th straight win

ST. CHARLES, Mo. — The Bloomington Flex ran their winning streak to eight games with a 98-75 win over the Gateway Steam at Family Arena on Thursday.

February 19, 2015 10:15 pm(0)

Red-hot Flex to visit ice-cold Steam

Winners of seven straight, the Bloomington Flex visit a team with seven consecutive losses, the Gateway Steam, at 7 p.m. Thursday in St. Charles, Mo.

February 18, 2015 7:00 pm(0)

Flex overcome Champaign

BLOOMINGTON — The Bloomington Flex parlayed a quick start into a 96-91 statement victory over the Champaign Swarm in a game where tempers flar…

February 12, 2015 10:30 pm(0)

MPBA lead on the line as Flex host Champaign

MPBA lead on the line as Flex host Champaign

BLOOMINGTON — The co-leaders of the Midwest Professional Basketball Association will meet at 7:05 p.m. Thursday at U.S. Cellular Coliseum when…

February 11, 2015 3:06 pm(0)

Flex behind red-hot Bocot beat Chicago Force

CHICAGO — Fueled by a red-hot Justin Bocot, the Bloomington Flex erupted for 42 points in the third quarter of a 119-100 Midwest Professional …

February 08, 2015 7:27 pm(0)

Slack, Flex hope to block Chicago's path to victory

Midwest Professional Basketball Association opponents crafty enough to get past Bloomington Flex defenders on the perimeter are finding their …

February 07, 2015 6:00 pm(0)

League honors Bocot as player of month

BLOOMINGTON — Justin Bocot of the Bloomington Flex has been named the January Player of the Month in the Midwest Professional Basketball Association.

February 03, 2015 5:08 pm(0)

Bocot helps Flex turn back Swarm

CHAMPAIGN — Justin Bocot's 25 points helped the Bloomington Flex down the Champaign Swarm, 102-81, in a Midwest Professional Basketball Associ…

January 29, 2015 10:37 pm(0)
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