Tyler Sharpe hit three three-pointers late as Northern Kentucky extended its winning streak to five with an 86-80 win over Green Bay. NKU (19-7, 12-2 Horizon) held a 72-71 lead with five minutes left when Sharpe hit the first of the three-pointers. His third three with 1:48 pushed the lead to 83-75 and sealed the Game. Sharpe finished with a career-high 19 points. Lavone Holland II added 17 points and Drew McDonald recorded his 13th double-double of the season with 12 points and 15 rebounds. Green Bay (10-18, 5-10), which knocked down 13 three-pointers in defeat, was led by Khalil Small’s 20 points.
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