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.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.
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