Green Bay vs Valparaiso

Valparaiso 73, Green Bay 61


VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) - Ryan Broekhoff had 19 points and nine rebounds as Valparaiso defeated Green Bay 73-61 for its sixth straight victory.

Kevin Van Wijk added 12 points and Matt Kenney had 10 for the Crusaders (16-5, 6-1 Horizon), who took over sole possession of first place in the Horizon League after Wright State lost to Youngstown State on Wednesday.

Green Bay (10-10, 4-3) got 18 points from Alec Brown, 15 from Keifer Sykes and 12 from Brennan Cougill.

Valparaiso never trailed, leading by as many as 16 points in the first half.

The Phoenix closed the gap to 38-37 early in the second half, but Van Wijk followed with a three-point play that started a 12-5 Crusaders' run. A tip-in by Jordan Fouse got Green Bay within 61-58 with 2:04 remaining, but Broekhoff hit a 3-pointer and Valparaiso hit 9 of 10 free throws in the final 1:05.

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Green Bay Phoenix
J. Fouse, F282-31-29055
D. Turner, F142-30-02055
A. Brown, C336-135-662318
K. Sykes, G395-144-534315
S. Muhammad, G60-00-00000
B. Cougill264-74-471212
C. Love210-40-03420
C. Stefan181-41-21144
K. Cerroni150-32-20022
Totals 20-5117-2133122661
Valparaiso Crusaders
R. Broekhoff, F352-714-1591019
K. Van Wijk, F244-74-532312
E. Buggs, G334-80-00539
W. Bogan, G301-44-40117
M. Kenney, G293-93-493310
B. Capobianco163-50-15047
J. Coleman162-40-01015
L. Dority161-52-41114
B. Boggs10-00-00010
V. Fernandez00-00-00000
Totals 20-4927-3331131773
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Other games
PSU 49 Final
IND 72
BUTL 53 Final
LAS 54
DUKE 63 Final
FLA 64 Final
UGA 47
CSU 61 Final
CREI 69 Final
WICH 62 Final
MINN 48 Final
NW 55
WSU 61 Final
ORE 68