• My Scores
  • NHL
  • NFL
  • NBA

Miami (Ohio) vs Northern Illinois

N. Illinois 62, Miami (Ohio) 59


DEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Tyler Storm scored 17 points off the bench and Northern Illinois won for only the third time this season, defeating Miami (Ohio) 62-59 Wednesday night.

The Huskies (3-19, 2-8 Mid-American), who snapped a six-game losing streak, trailed by 10 points midway through the second half before going on a 17-5 run to take a 58-56 lead on Aksel Bolin's 3-pointer with 2:30 left in the game.

Two free throws from Miami's Quentin Rollins tied it back up before a Stian Berg layup put Northern Illinois ahead 60-58 with 39 seconds left. Julian Mavunga made 1 of 2 free throws with 3 seconds left to make it a one-point game, but Berg hit two more free throws with 2 seconds remaining to close it out.

Mavunga and Jon Harris led Miami (7-15, 3-7) with 15 points each, Rollins had 12 and Drew McGhee 11.

Bolin added 12 points and Berg 11 for Northern Illinois.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Miami (Ohio) (7-15)293059
Northern Illinois (3-19) «303262

Related Video


CBSSports.com Shop

Miami (Ohio) RedHawks
J. Harris, F355-70-062015
J. Mavunga, F294-97-922415
A. Thomas, F260-30-06100
Q. Rollins, G404-103-455212
B. Sullivan, G372-100-03036
D. McGhee184-53-310211
W. Sullivan70-10-00000
V. Legarza50-00-01020
J. Sewell30-10-00000
Totals 19-4613-1625101359
Northern Illinois Huskies
A. Bolin, F275-81-294112
K. Gray, F220-30-01040
K. Gray, F140-32-20142
S. Berg, G363-53-412011
A. Nader, G201-90-05012
T. Storm297-90-060317
T. Nixon242-42-55116
A. Christian192-60-04016
J. Jackson40-12-21012
D. Grady30-00-00000
M. Ford22-30-02004
Totals 22-5110-153681662
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kent St.0-08-3133
Bowling Green0-06-3111
Miami (Ohio)0-03-8289
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan0-09-1124
E. Michigan0-010-297
W. Michigan0-07-4179
N. Illinois0-04-5280
Ball St.0-03-6283
Other games
PSU 57 Final
Mich St 77
Kansas 68 Final
Baylor 54
Florida St 60 Final
BC 64
GU 61 Final
Syracuse 64
Wake 44 Final
Virginia 68
Michigan 62 Final
Nebraska 46
DUKE 85 Final
NC 84