Keene pours in 31 in C. Michigan's 89-77 win over Green Bay
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Marcus Keene scored 31 points, Braylon Rayson added 19 and Cecil Williams 13 as Central Michigan pulled away from Green Bay for an 89-77 win on Saturday.
Turner Botz's 3 put Green Bay up 53-46 after halftime before Central Michigan (5-2) went on a 14-4 run. Williams's dunk with 10:51 to play put the Chippewas up 60-57.
Green Bay got a 3 from Trevor Anderson to knot the score at 69 but Keene responded with an immediate 3 with 6:55 to go. Josh Kozinski added a 3 as did David DiLeo to give Central Michigan a six-point lead almost three minutes later.
Central Michigan then outscored Green Bay (3-3) 11-3 the rest of the way. The Chippewas shot 14 for 36 (38.9 percent) from 3 compared to 6 for 26 (23.1) by the Phoenix.
Charles Cooper led Green Bay with 20 points and seven rebounds.