Purdue Fort Wayne (6-6, 5-6) vs. Green Bay (4-11, 4-7) Kress Events Center, Green Bay, Wisconsin; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Purdue Fort Wayne seeks revenge on Green Bay after dropping the first matchup in Green Bay. The teams last played on Jan. 22, when the Phoenix outshot Purdue Fort Wayne 49.2 percent to 43.1 percent and made five more 3-pointers en route to the 18-point victory.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Emmanuel Ansong came off the bench to score 18 points to lift Green Bay to a 77-59 win over Purdue Fort Wayne on Friday.
TEAM LEADERSHIP: Green Bay's Amari Davis has averaged 16.6 points while PJ Pipes has put up 14.2 points and 4.1 rebounds. For the Mastodons, Jarred Godfrey has averaged 18.6 points and 5.4 rebounds while Jalon Pipkins has put up 12.3 points. DEFENSIVE IMPROVEMENTS: The Phoenix have given up just 76.5 points per game across 10 conference games, an improvement from the 89 per game they gave up in non-conference play.