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Wis.-Green Bay 74, Athletes in Action 62

November 16, 1997

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) _ Jerry Carstensen scored 14 points and led a second-half rally as Wisconsin-Green Bay defeated an Athletes in Action exhibition squad 74-62 Saturday.

Down 29-22 at intermission, AIA (7-5) scored the first five points of the second half. Carstensen then provided eight points toward a 15-point lead.

Green Bay’s Mike Nabena built the lead to 53-38 with about eight minutes left. AIA stayed behind by about 10 points the rest of the way.

Wayne Walker scored 13 points and B.J. LaRue 12 for Green Bay (2-0).

The 6-foot-7 Carstensen was matched against 6-10 AIA center Chris Ensminger, scoring six points in the first half.

Freshman guard Paul Kraft hit three of three 3-pointers to help Green Bay to a 20-12 lead.

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