GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jordan Fouse led a balance Green Bay attack with 12 points and nine rebounds, helping the Phoenix defeat Youngstown State 67-58 Thursday night.
Green Bay made just 1 of 6 3-point attempts and had 16 turnovers, but shot 45 percent overall from the field, hit 24 of 30 free throws and outrebounded the Penguins 40-31.
Youngstown State led by as many as eight in the first half before Green Bay tied it up 25-25 at the break. The Phoenix used a 15-1 run midway through the second half to take a 49-36 lead with 5:45 left in the game.
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.