Carlton Brundidge scored to give Detroit a 50-47 lead with 8:57 remaining. Green Bay scored seven unanswered points before Matthew Grant made both free throws to pull Detroit within 54-52 with 6:19 to play. But Detroit did not score again, missing six shots and committing five turnovers with just under 6 minutes to play.
Sykes was 5 of 17 from the field and made 11 of 12 free throw attempts. Carrington Love added 10 points for Green Bay (17-3, 7-0 Horizon League).
Evan Bruinsma scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Detroit (9-13, 2-5). Brundidge added 11 points and six rebounds for the Titans.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.