Scores

Final

Green Bay 60

(15-15, 10-8 Horizon)

Youngstown St 77

(16-14, 10-8 Horizon)

    7:05 PM ET, February 28, 2012

    Beeghly Center, Youngstown, Ohio

    1 2 T
    GB 34 2660
    YSU 45 3277

    Top Performers

    Green Bay: A. Brown 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

    Youngstown St: D. Eargle 17 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Youngstown St. 77, Green Bay 60

    Associated Press

    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Damian Eargle had 17 points and nine rebounds to lead balanced Youngstown State past Green Bay 77-60 in the first round of the Horizon League tournament Tuesday night.

    The sixth-seeded Penguins (16-14) will play third-seeded Detroit in the second round Friday night at Valparaiso, Ind.

    Dushawn Brooks scored 16 points, Kendrick Perry 15, Ashen Ward 14 and Blake Allen 11 for Youngstown State, which has won four of five. Allen also had game highs of seven assists and three steals.

    Alec Brown scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds for the seventh-seeded Phoenix (15-15), whose five-game winning streak ended.

    The Penguins made 10 of 23 3-pointers, led by four from Brooks. They also forced 17 turnovers while committing only seven.

    Youngstown State never trailed, leading 12-2 and then 45-34 at intermission before expanding the advantage to 19 points late in the game.

    The teams split the regular-season series.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GB
    YSU
    Points 60 77
    FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 29-61 (.475)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 10-23 (.435)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-10 (.800) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 19

    2011-12 Season

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