Central Michigan vs Wright State

Cent. Michigan 59, Wright St. 55

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Kyle Randall scored 13 points and Central Michigan survived a five-minute scoreless stretch near the end of the game, defeating Wright State 59-55 Wednesday at the Utah Thanksgiving Tournament.

The Chippewas (2-1) used an 8-0 run midway through the second half to build a 48-38 lead, and still led by 10 with 5:23 remaining. But Wright State (3-1) scored eight straight points, pulling within 57-55 when JT Yoho hit a layup with 27 seconds left.

Derrick Richardson Jr. hit two free throws with 4 seconds remaining to break the Chippewas' scoring drought and secure the victory.

Miles Dixon scored 16 points, Matt Vest had 15 and Yoho 10 for Wright State.

Central Michigan was just 2 for 14 on 3-point attempts but outrebounded the Raiders 40-29.

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Wright State (3-1)233255

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Central Michigan Chippewas
Z. Saylor, F243-70-14226
J. Simons, F242-52-58116
C. Fowler, G282-62-22336
A. Keel, G283-100-02206
K. Randall, G276-110-134013
D. Richardson Jr.180-22-24002
B. Hibbitts171-45-54008
O. Mbaigoto152-32-25016
A. Stewart111-10-04112
F. Craddock82-50-00114
Totals 22-5413-184014959
 40.7%72.2% 
Wright State Raiders
J. Yoho, F293-63-443110
T. Sledge, F90-20-00020
K. Griffin, G313-81-22228
R. Arceneaux, G291-100-02202
M. Vest, G246-80-032315
M. Dixon336-113-411216
A. Pacher221-42-29134
J. Bramanti130-10-01120
B. Drummond50-00-00100
J. Young50-10-03000
Totals 20-519-1229131555
 39.2%75% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-526-934
Ohio11-723-1281
Kent St.10-819-13124
Buffalo10-820-1591
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203

Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Valparaiso16-230-749
Oakland13-521-11116
Wright St.13-522-13146
Green Bay11-723-13112
Milwaukee10-820-13173
Detroit9-916-15198
Youngstown St.6-1211-21276
N. Kentucky5-139-21296
Clev. St.4-149-23278
Ill.-Chicago3-155-25346
 
Other games
MORE 70 Final
UK 81
PRIN 53 Final
SYR 73
UNC 112 Final
CHAMIN 70
PITT 62 Final
MICH 67
UAPB 43 Final
SDSU 79