Wis-Green Bay beats North Dakota
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP)—Ryan Tillema and Mike Schachtner scored 21 points each as Wisconsin-Green Bay beat North Dakota 96-58 Saturday.
The Phoenix (7-4) jumped on the Fighting Sioux from the start, with Rahmon Fletcher hitting a 3-pointer to open the game.
Green Bay scored on eight of its first nine possessions to take an 18-4 lead. Later, the Phoenix scored a maximum 15 points on five possessions, with Troy Cotton and Tillema making a pair of 3-pointers and Randy Berry converting a three-point play.
That spurt bumped the margin to 35-11, and Green Bay led 47-25 at halftime.
The Phoenix shot a blistering 70 percent and sank 13-of-21 3-pointers (61.9 percent). Tillema made 5 of 8 tries from 3-point range.
Dustin Monsebroten led the Fighting Sioux (6-4) with 17 points.