8:00 PM ET, March 7, 2007
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Amanda Popp scored a career-high 22 points and Rachel Porath added 17, all in the first half, to lead No. 22 Wisconsin-Green Bay to an 81-58 victory over Detroit in a Horizon League tournament quarterfinal Wednesday night.Porath went 6-for-7 from the field, missing a 3-pointer, and 2-for-2 from the free throw line in helping the top-seeded Phoenix (26-3) to a 42-24 halftime lead. Popp scored 14 of her points in the second half to put the game away.Reserve Joyce Massey led Detroit (5-26) with 13 points. India Brewster added 12 points and 18 rebounds for the Titans.Green Bay won its 23rd consecutive game, the second-longest winning streak in the nation behind Middle Tennessee State's 26. The Phoenix beat Detroit for the ninth straight time.Green Bay, which won its 16 regular-season conference games, was in control throughout, despite committing a season-high 23 turnovers.The Phoenix opened the game with an 11-2 run and never let the Titans get closer than six points. The Phoenix shot 54.7 percent from the field.The Phoenix will host Wisconsin-Milwaukee in one semifinal Friday night, while Butler takes on Illinois-Chicago in the other.
|FG Made-Attempted||19-61 (.311)||29-53 (.547)|
|3P Made-Attempted||2-15 (.133)||9-21 (.429)|
|FT Made-Attempted||18-25 (.720)||14-21 (.667)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||21 (0/0)|