Jordan Aaron scored 28 points and Matt Tiby added 15 with 10
rebounds as No. 5 seed Milwaukee knocked off top-seeded Green
Bay in overtime 73-66 in the Horizon League tournament
semifinals Saturday night.
(20-13) will face No. 3 seed Wright State in the championship on
trailed by four late in regulation, but Aaron made two free
throws and a layup in the final minute to force overtime. He
split a pair of free throws and missed a 3-pointer on the
following possession, but Tiby got the putback. Aaron drained
the clock down to 22 seconds and drilled a jumper, making it
followed with two free throws, but couldn't connect on a jumper
following a Kyle Kelm turnover. Tiby sank four straight free
throws to ice it.
Greg Mays had
17 points and nine boards, while Sykes had 15 for the Phoenix