Eaton’s 20 paces Wis.-Green Bay
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP)—Reserve guard Brent Eaton scored a career-high 20 points, lifting Wisconsin-Green Bay to a 91-53 victory over Houston Baptist on Monday night.
Green Bay (14-5) has scored at least 75 points in four straight games for the first time in 22 seasons, and Rahmon Fletcher started quickly for the Phoenix.
He scored 11 of his 17 points in the opening 5:15 as Green Bay jumped out to a 19-5 lead and never looked back.
Fletcher hit all eight of his shots from the field, but missed his only free-throw attempt.
The Phoenix led by 20 at halftime and kept the pressure on Houston Baptist (2-17) throughout, allowing several reserves to get extended minutes.
Backup center Pat Nelson finished with a career-high 13 rebounds, while Ryan Tillema scored 15 points and Mike Schachtner added 13 for the Phoenix.
Andrew Puzyk led the Huskies with 14 points. Baron Sauls added 11.