Illinois-Chicago vs Green Bay

Green Bay 53, Ill.-Chicago 47

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Alec Brown scored 21 points, one short of his career high, and pulled down eight rebounds Saturday, helping Green Bay rally in the final minutes for a 53-47 victory over Illinois-Chicago.

Brown, a junior, was 6 of 13 from the field, including two 3-pointers, and 7 of 8 from the line. Brennan Cougill added nine points for the Phoenix (8-9, 2-2 Horizon League), who have won their last nine home games against Illinois-Chicago.

Gary Talton led the Flames (10-7, 1-3) with three 3-pointers and 11 points.

Illinois-Chicago led 43-40 after Daniel Barnes' two free throws with 4:48 left. But Cougill's layup sparked a game-ending 13-4 run, capped by Brown's four free throws in the final 10 seconds.

The game originally was scheduled for 7 p.m. local time but was moved up to avoid a conflict with the NFL's Green Bay Packers, who were playing in San Francisco on Saturday night.

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Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F393-90-08037
J. Crittle, C353-62-27248
W. Simonton, C180-20-01040
G. Talton, G344-80-032111
D. Barnes, G272-112-21148
M. Brown243-42-21309
J. Parker121-22-22234
J. Miller60-40-01000
A. Fells50-10-01000
Totals 16-478-830101947
 34%100% 
Green Bay Phoenix
J. Fouse, F281-11-26213
G. Mays, F211-33-47035
A. Brown, C336-137-882321
K. Sykes, G383-91-47537
S. Muhammad, G160-30-00000
K. Cerroni291-53-40005
B. Cougill214-90-14119
C. Love80-11-21001
C. Stefan61-30-00012
D. Turner00-00-00000
Totals 17-4716-2536101253
 36.2%64% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Valparaiso13-328-650
Green Bay12-424-954
Clev. St.11-519-15126
Oakland11-516-17155
Milwaukee9-714-16207
Detroit7-915-18206
Ill.-Chicago4-1210-24297
Wright St.3-1311-20263
Youngstown St.2-1411-21291
 
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