The Phoenix (7-3) shot 51.9 percent from the field and had three players score in double figures, with Alec Brown chipping in 15 points.
After leading 34-28 at the break, Green Bay broke the game open with a 27-2 run to open the second half for a 31-point lead at the 9:23 mark. A layup by Sykes ignited the run and Garrett contributed nine points in that surge, including a 3-pointer to grab a double-digit lead.
Tennessee Tech (6-7) went cold, making just one field goal in the opening 11 minutes of the second half and committing 10 turnovers during the stretch. Ammanuel Diressa ended the drought, hitting a jumper with 8:49 left.
Anthony Morse led the Golden Eagles with nine points.
Purdue coach Matt Painter says players haven't used the 5th-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.
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