Youngstown State Penguins (14-5, 6-2 Horizon) at Green Bay Phoenix (2-17, 1-7 Horizon)
Green Bay, Wisconsin; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Youngstown State plays the Green Bay Phoenix after Brandon Rush scored 30 points in Youngstown State’s 85-69 win over the Oakland Golden Grizzlies.
The Phoenix are 2-4 in home games. Green Bay has a 0-11 record against opponents over .500.
The Penguins are 6-2 in Horizon play. Youngstown State has a 0-1 record in games decided by 3 points or fewer.
The Phoenix and Penguins meet Thursday for the first time in Horizon play this season.
TOP PERFORMERS: Cade Meyer is shooting 57.7% and averaging 11.6 points for the Phoenix. Clarence Cummings III is averaging 10.1 points over the last 10 games for Green Bay.
Dwayne Cohill is averaging 16.7 points, 4.9 assists and 1.5 steals for the Penguins. Rush is averaging 14.4 points over the past 10 games for Youngstown State.
LAST 10 GAMES: Phoenix: 1-9, averaging 61.7 points, 24.6 rebounds, 11.8 assists, 4.5 steals and 2.7 blocks per game while shooting 43.9% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 78.7 points per game.
Penguins: 8-2, averaging 86.5 points, 31.5 rebounds, 18.8 assists, 8.1 steals and 2.0 blocks per game while shooting 51.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 71.7 points.
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