Northern Illinois vs Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Milwaukee 80, N. Illinois 73


MILWAUKEE (AP) - Paris Gulley scored 21 points to lead Milwaukee over Northern Illinois in an 80-73 overtime win Friday night, snapping a five-game losing streak.

Jordan Aaron had a double-double with 14 points and 11 assists. Kyle Kelm scored 15 points, and James Haarsma had 14 points. Haarsma and Thierno Niang each had a team-high seven rebounds.

Milwaukee (3-6) led 37-28 at halftime, but at the 7:17 mark in the second half, the Huskies led 62-58, but Milwaukee scored seven straight points.

With 39 seconds remaining in the game, Haarsma made one of two free throws, giving Milwaukee a 68-66 lead. Askel Bolin made a layup for Northern Illinois, tying the game at 68. Milwaukee outscored the Huskies 12-5 during OT.

Akeem Springs led the Huskies (2-6) with 21 points and nine rebounds. Abdel Nader had 17 and Sam Mader 10. Nader fouled out with 39.4 remaining in regulation.

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Northern Illinois Huskies
S. Mader, F354-102-350510
A. Nader, F277-171-253517
K. Gray, F70-20-01020
A. Bolin, G362-103-47147
T. Baker, G301-52-23144
A. Springs318-162-290421
D. Balls162-30-00114
K. Gray143-60-03026
D. Bowie121-30-21032
J. Cravatta80-00-02000
M. Davis81-10-10012
T. Nixon10-00-00010
Totals 29-7310-164163273
Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers
J. Haarsma, F343-68-970414
D. Harris, F303-31-56037
K. Kelm, F284-57-821215
J. Aaron, G453-136-8311114
P. Gulley, G445-156-833221
T. Niang180-21-27011
A. Arians142-60-02216
J. Panoske71-30-02002
R. Haggerty40-00-01000
E. Richard10-00-00000
Totals 21-5329-4042171480
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kent St.10-819-13124
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
W. Michigan7-1113-19203

Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wright St.13-522-13146
Green Bay11-723-13112
Youngstown St.6-1211-21276
N. Kentucky5-139-21296
Clev. St.4-149-23278