Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs Youngstown State

Youngstown St. 68, Milwaukee 66

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - Ashen Ward knocked down the game-winning jumper with 31 seconds left for Youngstown State, and a pair of Milwaukee shooters couldn't get their 3-point attempts to fall in the final seconds, lifting the Penguins to a 68-66 win on Friday night

Ward sank his game-winner for Youngstown State (10-8, 5-3 Horizon League) after rebounding a missed 3-point shot by teammate Kendrick Perry.

The Panthers then took a timeout to set up their final shot, came back onto the court and got the ball to leading scorer Kaylon Williams, who missed his look with 9 seconds left. Tony Meier grabbed the rebound and took his own attempt at a 3, missing that shot as well to seal the win for Youngstown State.

Blake Allen finished with 27 points, hitting seven 3-pointers, to lead the Penguins.

Williams had 18 points to lead the Panthers (13-7, 6-2).

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Scoreboard
Wisconsin-Milwaukee (13-7)303666
Youngstown State (10-8) «412768

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Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers
J. Haarsma, F355-134-771314
K. Kelm, F282-71-32035
R. Allen, G374-63-541111
P. Gulley, G375-112-221113
K. Williams, G317-150-185318
T. Meier202-60-35145
R. Haggerty80-10-00020
S. Boga40-00-02000
Totals 25-5910-213291766
 42.4%47.6% 
Youngstown State Penguins
D. Eargle, F405-130-1100410
D. Brooks, F301-73-47045
B. Allen, G368-104-432327
A. Ward, G324-94-462413
K. Perry, G303-73-66429
J. Chojnacki100-00-00120
N. Perry101-30-01123
S. Amiker Jr.40-00-00020
D. Cole40-01-20011
M. Podolsky40-00-01000
F. Larson00-00-00010
Totals 22-4915-2139102568
 44.9%71.4% 
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Oakland14-425-9109
Valparaiso14-424-971
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Ill.-Chicago7-1117-19250
Detroit6-128-23288
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Milwaukee4-1411-24258