S. Illinois 61, Green Bay 60

Mamadou Seck hit a layup with 1 second left Saturday to lift

Southern Illinois to a 61-60 victory over Wisconsin-Green Bay in a

BracketBusters game.

Seck grabbed a rebound off a missed free throw by Green Bay’s

Alec Brown with 8 seconds remaining, then scored the game-winner on

the other end for the Salukis (12-16), who won for only the second

time in their last nine games.

Carlton Fay led Southern Illinois with 14 points. Seck added 11

points and nine rebounds, and Justin Bocot had 10 points.

Rahmon Fletcher had 22 points for Green Bay (12-16), moving him

past Richard Sims into sixth place on the Phoenix’s all-time

scoring list with 1,633 points. Jarvis Williams added 11 points and

Brown had 10 for Green Bay, which lost for the fifth straight


The Phoenix had taken a 60-59 lead on Bryquis Perine’s basket

with 23 seconds remaining.