GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Sultan Muhammad scored 21 points, making 5 of 6 3-point attempts, and Green Bay never trailed Sunday in beating Illinois-Springfield 84-43.
The Phoenix (6-7) shot 69 percent in the first half on the way to a 51-17 lead at the break. They finished at 59 percent for the game.
Alec Brown had 16 points and eight rebounds and Keifer Sykes contributed 15 points and six assists for Green Bay. Jordan Fouse grabbed 11 rebounds. The Phoenix have won three in a row entering Horizon League play, which begins Thursday at Wright State.
Purdue coach Matt Painter says players haven't used the fifth-year graduate transfer rule for its true intent.
The dust has settled after players made their NBA draft decisions. Which college teams won? Which lost? Well, Villanova is pretty happy. USC, meanwhile, might not be as thrilled.
The 2017 recruiting class is short on point guards, with Trevon Duval leading only eight prospects from the ESPN 60 who are still available.