The Green Bay Phoenix had just played five-straight road games and ten of their last 12 away from the Resch Center, and the Milwaukee Panthers were wrapping up a five-game road trip, facing their rivals on Monday night.
The two teams were clearly road weary and their offense came in spurts. In the end, the Phoenix played the cleaner game and held off the Panthers 70-68 to move into 4th place in the Horizon League, in front of the Panthers. The Phoenix evened the season series with the two games being decided by a total of three points.
The Panthers had a couple of chances at the end of the game, with the Phoenix leading by two. Brock Stull and Austin Arians missed three-pointers in the final eight seconds. [Read more…]