Illinois-Chicago vs Wright State

Wright St. 69, Ill.-Chicago 63


DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Julius Mays scored 33 points, including a school-record 19 of 20 free throws, to lead Wright State to a 69-63 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Wednesday night.

Mays scored 19 points in the first half for the Raiders (10-12, 5-5 Horizon League), including seven during a 12-0 run that gave Wright State a 14-3 lead.

The Raiders shot 54.2 percent (13 of 24) in taking a 42-28 halftime lead, but they slumped to 21.1 percent (4 of 19) in the second half.

A 13-0 run by the Flames (6-14, 2-8) early in the second half, including seven points by Darrin Williams, brought them within 44-41 with 14 minutes to play.

Wright State's lead was just two before Mays' 3-pointer made it 62-57 with 1:25 left. The Raiders made 7 of 8 free throws in the final minute to seal the win.

Marc Brown led Illinois-Chicago with 17 points.

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Illinois-Chicago Flames
M. Brown, F365-127-841417
H. Humes, F342-50-09045
D. Williams, C285-81-181511
G. Talton, G364-96-612314
D. Barnes, G342-102-24137
P. Carter121-32-22034
A. Fells71-20-02023
S. Sutter41-20-00012
D. Tyler40-10-00000
M. Bush30-00-00000
A. Kelley20-00-00000
Totals 21-5218-193452563
Wright State Raiders
J. Mpondo, F323-54-562210
A. Battle, F281-41-28144
C. Darling, F252-62-22026
J. Mays, G395-919-2022233
R. Arceneaux, G243-62-431010
J. Balwigaire272-80-01114
K. Griffin90-10-00010
M. Vest80-10-01010
A. Pacher51-20-02022
T. Sledge30-10-01030
Totals 17-4328-332771869
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