Loyola-Chicago vs Illinois-Chicago

Ill.-Chicago 61, Loyola of Chicago 59

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CHICAGO (AP) - Gary Talton's layup with 2 seconds to play gave Illinois-Chicago a 61-59 victory over Loyola of Chicago Wednesday night.

Talton, who led the Flames (11-7, 2-3 Horizon) with 14 points, also hit a 3-pointer with 2:16 to play to tie the game at 57. Loyola's Ben Averkamp scored to restore the Ramblers' lead, but Josh Crittle's basket tied it again for UIC. After Talton's go-ahead basket, Averkamp's 3-point try bounced off the rim at the buzzer.

Crittle had 12 points and seven rebounds for Illinois-Chicago, which snapped a three-game losing streak.

Christian Thomas scored 16 points and Averkamp finished with 14 for the Ramblers (10-7, 1-4), who have lost four in a row - three by either one or two points.

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Loyola-Chicago (10-7)302959
Illinois-Chicago (11-7) «352661

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Loyola-Chicago Ramblers
B. Averkamp, F345-114-542114
C. Thomas, F194-48-860116
C. Payne, G312-100-01516
J. Crisman, G303-40-05228
J. Hicks, G302-70-07235
M. O'Leary211-52-24325
D. Turk151-30-00013
J. White130-20-00110
N. Osborne61-10-00012
L. Dokubo10-00-00010
Totals 19-4714-1532151459
 40.4%93.3% 
Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F372-53-42119
A. Kelley, F212-50-03226
J. Crittle, C286-100-071212
G. Talton, G356-121-144014
D. Barnes, G303-110-01117
M. Brown171-40-01013
W. Simonton153-60-02036
J. Parker111-20-01222
J. Miller40-22-20002
G. Snider20-00-00000
Totals 24-576-730111261
 42.1%85.7% 
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Loyola-Chi.8-1018-14182
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Bradley7-1113-20220
Evansville6-1216-17188
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Drake5-137-24314

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
 
Other games
RICH 47 Final
BUTL 62
MIST 81 Final
PSU 72
NCST 50 Final
MD 51
UGA 62 Final
MIZZ 79
NMEX 79 Final
BOISE 74
SETON 62 Final
MU 69
KSU 67 Final
TCU 54
UNLV 82 Final
SDSU 75