Men's Basketball

Team Information

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The men's basketball team plays scheduled games in the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference from November to February of each year. The state tournament is played during the month of February in the Wisconsin Dells. The team competes against the other UW Colleges campuses as well as several non-conference teams in Wisconsin, Minnesota and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

The season begins in mid-October. Practices are typically held in the afternoons and evenings on Mondays-Fridays, depending on team members’ schedules. There are sporadic practices and games scheduled over winter break. Games are usually held on Wednesdays and Saturdays and some games require overnight travel. Student-athletes are given meal money for road trips and accommodations and travel are provided.

Student-athletes are required to sign a Code of Conduct, to maintain satisfactory academic progress which is regularly monitored, and to represent the University in a positive manner.

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Recruiting Information

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Team Statistics

For information about the team, including rosters, game schedule, player stats and team stats and standings, please visit the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference Website.

Watch Online

You can watch the UW-Barron County men's basketball team play online thanks to Eye in the Sky sports! Learn more about how to watch Chargers' matches right at home.

Team Schedule 

2016-2017 Men's Basketball Schedule
Date & Time Opponent
Tuesday, 1/10
7 p.m.
@ UW-Superior
Saturday, 1/14
@ UW-Stout
Monday, 1/16
6 p.m.
vs. UW-Manitowoc
Friday, 1/20
6 p.m.
@ UW-Sheboygan
Saturday, 1/21
3 p.m.
@ UW-Fox Valley
Wednesday, 1/25
7 p.m.
vs. UW-Marathon County
Saturday, 1/28
3 p.m.
vs. UW-Richland
Tuesday, 1/31
7 p.m.
vs. UW-Superior
Saturday, 2/4
1 p.m.
vs. UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

Wednesday, 2/8
6 p.m.

@ UW-Marshfield/Wood County
Friday, 2/10
5:30 p.m.
vs. Fox Valley Technical College

Saturday, 2/11
1 p.m.

vs. UW-Rock County

Wednesday, 2/15
6 p.m.
@ UW-Baraboo

2016-2017 Roster

Number Name Height Home Town
1 Wyatt Scultz 6'7" Elmwood/Plum City
4 Richard Stewart 6'4" Menomonee
10 Brett Prince 5'10" Colfax
11 Austin Niemcewicz 6'4" Chetek/Weyerhauser
12 Abe Skaw 5'10" Bloomer
23 Hunter Schoengarth 6'2" Elmwood/Plum City
24 Cody Baldry 6'3" New Auburn
25 Dalton Ystebo 6'3" Altoona
44 Brady Hetke 6'2" Bloomer


Athletic Director: Christopher Jones

Head Basketball Coach: Barney Slowey

Assistants: Jared McHugh, Cody Baldry


Coach Barney Slowey

This year is Coach Slowey's 48th season of coaching basketball and 8th season leading the UW-BC Chargers. He lead the Chargers to the Wisconsin Collegiate Conference Final Four in 2013 and 2014 with a Division Championship in 2014. Prior to coaching the Chargers he was head coach at Phillips, Birchwood, and Chetek High Schools. After retiring he was a Voluntary Assistant Varsity Coach at Ladysmith and Rice Lake with four trips to the State Tournament and one State Championship.

Off the court, Coach Slowey is now in his 50th year of teaching and he is presently facilitating two Master's Degree programs for teachers with his wife Tamara Sharp. He also plays in 4-6 National Senior Softball Tournaments in the 75-79 Division with his team winning six national tournaments in the last 12 years.


Past Seasons' Results

2014-2015 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2013-2014 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2012-2013 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2011-2012 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2010-2011 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2009-2010 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2008-2009 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2007-2008 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2006-2007 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2005-2006 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2004-2005 Charger Men's Basketball Scores

2003-2004 Charger Men's Basketball Scores