GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Bryquis Perine scored 17 points Saturday as Wisconsin-Green Bay held on for a 69-64 victory over Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Rahmon Fletcher added 13 points for the Phoenix (8-9, 2-3 Horizon), and Steve Baker had 10 points and seven rebounds.
For Milwaukee (8-9, 3-3), Kaylon Williams had 14 points, Tone Boyle 13, Anthony Hill 12 and Tony Meier 10. Hill also had 12 rebounds.
Green Bay was on top 35-32 at halftime and increased that lead to as many as 18 points in the second half. Baker scored on a layup with 7:21 remaining to cap a 19-3 run and put the Phoenix on top 58-40. Fletcher had seven points during the run.
Green Bay didn't make another field goal the rest of the game, but held on by hitting six of their final eight free-throw attempts. Milwaukee got as close as 68-64 with 16 seconds left when Meier hit a 3-pointer.
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