• My Scores
  • Golf
  • NFL
  • NCAA FB
  • NCAA BB
  • NBA
  • NHL

Illinois-Chicago vs Green Bay

Green Bay 64, Ill.-Chicago 63

  •  

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) - Sultan Muhammad hit a 3-pointer with 1.7 seconds remaining as Green Bay defeated Illinois-Chicago 64-63 in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League tournament on Friday night.

Two free throws from Gary Talton capped an 11-3 run that gave Illinois-Chicago a 63-61 lead with 7 seconds left. But Keifer Sykes took the ball across the mid-court line and kicked it to Muhammad on the right wing, where he nailed a 24-footer for the game-winner.

Alec Brown scored 17 points for the fourth-seeded Phoenix (18-14), who will face top-seeded Valparaiso Saturday in the semifinals. Sykes added 12 points and Muhammad had 10.

The fifth-seeded Flames (17-15) got 23 points from Hayden Humes and 12 apiece from Josh Crittle and Talton.

Humes scored seven straight points to erase a six-point Phoenix lead and put Chicago ahead 59-58 with 3:05 remaining. Brown hit 1 of 2 free throws to tie it up and the teams then traded baskets, setting up the last-second heroics.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Illinois-Chicago (17-15)293463
Green Bay (18-14) «343064

Related Video

November 18, 2014
Val Ackerman joins We Need To Talk (4:48)
November 18, 2014
Clark Kellogg on the Doug Gottlieb Show
(6:27)
November 17, 2014
Shaka Smart 'Father Figure'
(2:11)
November 14, 2014
Ed O'Bannon on the Doug Gottlieb Show
(8:28)
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Mens No. 34 Kansas Jayhawks adidas Cream Replica Basketball Jersey

2015 College Basketball Jerseys
Get your school today
Shop Now

Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F3410-121-250423
J. Crittle, C315-82-331512
D. Barnes, G371-103-44205
G. Talton, G374-104-436212
A. Kelley, G172-20-03026
M. Brown221-50-03033
W. Simonton120-00-00010
J. Wiegand40-02-22002
J. Miller30-10-00000
J. Parker30-10-00000
Totals 23-4912-152691763
 46.9%80% 
Green Bay Phoenix
G. Mays, F213-42-43038
A. Brown, C344-86-861217
J. Fouse, G364-60-29218
K. Sykes, G346-150-014315
S. Muhammad, G302-62-21117
B. Cougill202-40-04114
C. Stefan131-40-00233
C. Love121-30-01012
Totals 23-5010-1631111564
 46%62.5% 
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Valparaiso0-03-174
Wright St.0-03-16
Clev. St.0-02-2276
Detroit0-02-2198
Green Bay0-01-184
Youngstown St.0-02-3112
Ill.-Chicago0-01-3187
Milwaukee0-01-3283
Oakland0-00-3152