Wright State vs Green Bay

Green Bay 57, Wright St. 56

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Alec Brown blocked a Horizon League-record 11 shots and Kiefer Sykes made two free throws with three seconds left as Green Bay defeated Wright State 57-56 on Saturday.

Sykes, who turned 18 on Dec. 30 and is believed to be the youngest player in Division I, led the Phoenix (7-10, 3-4) with 16 points, and Kam Cerroni added 11. Brown had nine points, and his shot-block total eclipsed his own school record of eight and the Horizon mark of nine by Scott VanderMeer of Illinois-Chicago in 2007.

The Division I blocks record is 16, by Mickell Gladness of Alabama A&M against Texas Southern on Feb. 24, 2007.

Julius Mays scored 15 points and Reggie Arceneaux 11 for the Raiders (9-11, 4-4).

Green Bay overcame a 17-point second-half deficit to lead by two in the final minute, but Mays' three-point play with 13 seconds remaining gave Wright State a 56-55 advantage. The Phoenix took possession, and Sykes was fouled by Tavares Sledge.

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Wright State Raiders
J. Mpondo, F212-80-03034
C. Darling, F111-10-01042
R. Arceneaux, G365-120-123111
J. Mays, G365-93-342315
V. Hall, G271-40-01013
A. Battle282-90-06055
A. Pacher194-110-06059
J. Balwigaire141-10-00223
M. Vest61-12-20104
T. Sledge20-10-01020
Totals 22-575-63182656
 38.6%83.3% 
Green Bay Phoenix
A. Brown, F341-47-118119
B. Cougill, F211-53-33025
K. Sykes, G333-710-1462216
S. Baker, G281-52-22135
K. Cerroni, G213-72-221211
J. Humphrey222-20-12134
A. Armstead181-10-00112
T. Johnson151-32-22005
G. Mays80-10-01020
Totals 13-3526-353171657
 37.1%74.3% 
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Green Bay11-723-13112
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Detroit9-916-15198
Youngstown St.6-1211-21276
N. Kentucky5-139-21296
Clev. St.4-149-23278
Ill.-Chicago3-155-25346
 
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