St. Norbert mens basketball coach Gary Grzesk has been named the coach of the year in the Midwest Conference after leading the Green Knights to both the regular season and tournament championship. It's the second time Grzesk has been honored by the league. Junior guard Brandon Gries was named to the all conference first team while sophomore Andrew Schwoerer was selected to the second team. Taylor Koth of Ripon was named player of the year. The Green Knights open NCAA Division III tournament play Saturday night at Wheaton College in Illinois.