Green Bay vs Cleveland State

Green Bay 66, Cleveland St. 59

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CLEVELAND (AP) - Keifer Sykes scored 23 points, hitting all six of his free throws in the final 32 seconds, as Green Bay rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit to beat Cleveland State 66-59 Friday night and sweep the season series.

The Phoenix (14-12, 8-5 Horizon League), who also won 77-50 on Jan. 19, trailed 40-27 with 19:11 left.

Greg Mays' layup sparked a 15-0 spurt, giving Green Bay a 42-40 lead with 12:57 remaining, but Cleveland State (12-15, 4-9) promptly regained the advantage on a jumper by Luda Ndaye and Bryn Forbes' 3-pointer.

Sykes and Alec Brown then combined for 13 points as the Phoenix built a 55-51 lead. Brown, who finished with 17 points, hit two 3-pointers in the spree.

After the Vikings closed to 58-57 with 1:31 left, Jordan Fouse's tip shot and Sykes' free throws sealed it.

Charlie Lee's 18 points led Cleveland State, which has lost three straight.

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Scoreboard
Green Bay (14-12) «273966
Cleveland State (12-15)362359

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Green Bay Phoenix
J. Fouse, F332-23-45417
G. Mays, F304-102-2101310
A. Brown, C357-141-151317
K. Sykes, G386-129-1034323
C. Stefan, G90-10-02220
S. Muhammad321-32-21115
B. Cougill131-50-01002
C. Love100-12-21002
Totals 21-4819-2130131366
 43.8%90.5% 
Cleveland State Vikings
T. Kamczyc, F384-80-01119
D. Long, F150-40-04010
C. Lee, G376-162-222418
S. Douglas, G284-61-26319
B. Forbes, G183-82-221311
L. Ndaye253-33-43129
J. Ivory201-20-03313
J. Lomomba160-30-01430
M. Mason30-00-00030
Totals 21-508-1027151959
 42%80% 
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Oakland14-425-9109
Valparaiso14-424-971
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Ill.-Chicago7-1117-19250
Detroit6-128-23288
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Milwaukee4-1411-24258
 
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GTOWN 62 Final
CINCY 55